Chudoku Kenkyu 2013 Sep;26(3):219-22
J Emerg Med 2022 Aug 3. Epub 2022 Aug 3.
Division of Medical Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California.
Background: Diethylene glycol (DEG) is an industrial solvent with many uses, including brake fluids. It has also caused mass poisonings after use as an inappropriate substitute for propylene glycol or glycerin, though individual ingestions are rare. Like other toxic alcohols, DEG is metabolized by alcohol dehydrogenase and aldehyde dehydrogenase, with toxicity likely mediated by the resulting metabolites. Read More
Pril (Makedon Akad Nauk Umet Odd Med Nauki) 2022 Jul 13;43(2):5-13. Epub 2022 Jul 13.
University Clinic for Infectious Diseases and Febrile Conditions, Skopje, RN Macedonia.
: Hematological parameters are the starting point in COVID-19 severity classification. The aim of this study was to analyze oxidative stress in hospitalized COVID-19 patients and to determine its association with D-dimer, neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio (NLR), and platelets to lymphocyte ratio (PLR) as markers for disease progression. s: 52 patients with moderate and severe forms of COVID-19 were enrolled. Read More
J Ethnopharmacol 2022 Aug 3:115584. Epub 2022 Aug 3.
College of Basic Medicine, Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Chengdu, 611137, China. Electronic address:
Ethnopharmacological Relevance: Pyrolae herba is the dried whole plant of Pyrola calliantha H. Andres or Pyrola decorata H. Andres (Pyrolaceae). Read More
Environ Pollut 2022 Aug 3:119826. Epub 2022 Aug 3.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shanghai East Hospital, School of Medicine, Tongji University, Shanghai, 200092, China. Electronic address:
Currently, urbanization is associated with an increase in air pollutants that contribute to invasive pathogen infections by altering the host's innate immunity and antimicrobial resistance capability. Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as Group A Streptococcus (GAS), is a gram-positive opportunistic pathogen that causes a wide range of diseases, especially in children and immunosuppressed individuals. Diesel exhaust particle (DEP), a significant constituent of particulate matter (PM), are considered a prominent risk factor for respiratory illness and circulatory diseases worldwide. Read More
Sci Total Environ 2022 Aug 3:157774. Epub 2022 Aug 3.
Analytical and System Toxicology Laboratory, Department of Clinical Analyses, Toxicology and Food Sciences, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida do Cafe s/n°, 14040-903 Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Electronic address:
The increase and indiscriminate use of personal care products, food products, fertilizers, pesticides, and health products, among others, have resulted/are resulting in extensive environmental contamination. Most of these products contain traces of widespread chemicals, usually known as emerging pollutants (EPs) or pollutants of emerging concern (PEC). The Latin American (LA) region comprises 20 countries with different social and cultural aspects, with 81 % of the population living in urban areas. Read More