Blog Posts - Methylmercury



Methylmercury can induce Parkinson's-like neurotoxicity similar to 1-methyl-4- phenylpyridinium: a genomic and proteomic analysis on MN9D dopaminergic neurones

"Exposure to environmental chemicals has been implicated as a possible risk factor for the development of neurodegenerative diseases. Our previous study showed that methylmercury (MeHg) exposure can disrupt synthesis, uptake and metabolism of dopamin...
by PolygenicBlog on Nov 13, 2015

Anti-vaxxers can’t do math

A posting at a “newspaper” (I use the term loosely here) called the Canadian entitled ” America’s Toxic Flu shots: 250 times EPA mercury limit” has been getting a bit of attention (and ridicule) lately. The same article...
by exposure/effect on Oct 25, 2011

Anti-vaxxers can’t do math

A posting at a “newspaper” (I use the term loosely here) called the Canadian entitled ” America’s Toxic Flu shots: 250 times EPA mercury limit” has been getting a bit of attention (and ridicule) lately. The same article...
by exposure/effect on Oct 25, 2011

Methylmercury and fish consumption

After a bit of a break, I’m getting back to my series of posts related to mercury. This time I’ll focus on methylmercury, which is generally considered to be one of the “nastier” forms, since it is relatively toxic (primarily...
by exposure/effect on Jun 9, 2011

The many faces of mercury

This is the third in a series of posts about mercury (see also Part 1 on measuring mercury exposure and Part 2 on sources of mercury exposure). It’s easy to think of mercury as a single substance. However, there are several different forms of m...
by exposure/effect on Mar 24, 2011

The Mad Hatter + Fish: Mercury Levels & Your Health

by Brenton Bauer, MD 2011 | bauer@myhousecallmd.com You are probably wondering why the title of this article references a character from Lewis Carrol’s famous childhood story, Alice and Wonderland, when we are supposed to be discussing...
by House Call, MD on Dec 13, 2010

The Mad Hatter & Fish: The Truth Behind Mercury Levels

by Brenton Bauer, MD 2011 | bauer@myhousecallmd.com You are probably wondering why the title of this article references a character from Lewis Carrol’s famous childhood story, Alice and Wonderland, when we are supposed to be discussing...
by House Call, MD on Dec 13, 2010


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