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.