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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 132876, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/132876
Research Article

Neurodevelopment of Amazonian Infants: Antenatal and Postnatal Exposure to Methyl- and Ethylmercury

1Department of Nutrition, University of Brasília, 70919-970 Brasília, DF, Brazil
2Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Campus Macaé, 27971-550 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
3Departament of Statistics, Federal University of São Carlos, 13566-590 São Carlos, SP, Brazil

Received 5 December 2011; Accepted 4 February 2012

Academic Editor: João B.T. Rocha

Copyright © 2012 José G. Dórea et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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