Effects of lead shot ingestion on bone mineralization in a population of red-legged partridge (Alectoris rufa)
Review articleOpen access
2014/01/01 Full-length article DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.06.103
Journal: Science of The Total Environment
Highlights•The effect of Pb toxicity on bone mineralization was investigated in partridges.•Lead exposure decreased bone mineralization degree.•Demonstrated usefulness of FTIR and DRX to evaluate alterations in bone chemistry and crystallinity by Pb exposure.
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