The Use of Biomarkers in the Epidemiological Surveillance of Pesticide Workers

  • Antonella Fait
  • Marco Maroni
Part of the NATO · Challenges of Modern Society book series (NATS, volume 19)


In this paper we address some issues related to the practical use of “biomarkers” for the epidemiological surveillance of workers occupationally exposed to pesticides, either in industrial or agricultural settings.


Biological Monitoring Pesticide Exposure Epidemiological Surveillance Biological Effective Dose Cyanuric Acid 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Antonella Fait
    • 1
  • Marco Maroni
    • 2
  1. 1.International Centre for Pesticide SafetyBusto Garolfo (Milano)Italy
  2. 2.Institute of Occupational MedicineUniversity of MilanMilanoItaly

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