Serum protein and glycoprotein changes in chronic paraquat intoxication

Katalin Barabás, Sz I. Varga, B. Matkovics

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1. 1. When paraquat is administered orally to rabbits for 12 weeks, in addition to the characteristic pulmonary changes slow changes also occur in the blood plasma protein fractions. 2. 2. The beta- and gamma-globulins are increased, while there is a specific and significant increase in the alpha fraction of the glycoproteins. 3. 3. These problems are discussed in detail, and the importance of the changes is assessed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)229-231
Number of pages3
JournalGeneral Pharmacology
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1981


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology

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