Occupational exposure to asphalt fume can cause oxidative DNA damage among road paving workers


BAL C., Agis E. R., Buyuksekerci M., Gunduzoz M., Tutkun L., Yilmaz O. H.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL MEDICINE, vol.61, no.6, pp.471-476, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 61 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/ajim.22830
  • Journal Name: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.471-476
  • Yozgat Bozok University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: We designed the present study to determine the effect of occupational exposure to asphalt fumes on oxidative status and DNA damage in road paving workers.