Journal of
Toxicology and Environmental Health Sciences

  • Abbreviation: J. Toxicol. Environ. Health Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9820
  • DOI: 10.5897/JTEHS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 206

Full Length Research Paper

Effect of lead on the activity of antioxidant enzymes and male reproductive hormones

S. Rabiu
  • S. Rabiu
  • Biochemistry Department, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, P. M. B. 2346, Sokoto, Nigeria.
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M. G. Abubakar
  • M. G. Abubakar
  • Biochemistry Department, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, P. M. B. 2346, Sokoto, Nigeria.
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D. M. Sahabi
  • D. M. Sahabi
  • Biochemistry Department, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, P. M. B. 2346, Sokoto, Nigeria.
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M. A. Makusidi
  • M. A. Makusidi
  • Department of Internal Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 15 April 2019
  •  Accepted: 14 May 2019
  •  Published: 30 September 2019

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