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Urinary α1, microglobulin in lead workers

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Endo, G., Konishi, Y., Kiyota, A. et al. Urinary α1, microglobulin in lead workers. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 50, 744–749 (1993). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00194671

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  • Waste Water
  • Water Management
  • Water Pollution
  • Lead Worker