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Journal of Neurodegenerative Diseases
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 359436, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/359436
Research Article

Nicotine-Cadmium Interaction Alters Exploratory Motor Function and Increased Anxiety in Adult Male Mice

1Department of Physiology, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria
2Department of Anatomy, Cell Biology and Neuroscience Unit, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Afe Babalola University, College Building II, Room G14, Km 8.5 Afe Babalola Way, PMB 5454, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria
3Department of Biological Sciences, College of Sciences, Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria
4Department of Anatomy, College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria

Received 17 May 2014; Accepted 27 August 2014; Published 13 November 2014

Academic Editor: Yasuji Matsuoka

Copyright © 2014 Duyilemi Chris Ajonijebu 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.

Supplementary Material

Table S1: Treatment and Animals grouping. Group A received 1.5mg/Kg cadmium chloride; Group B was treated with nicotine (0.4mg/Kg); Group C received cadmium and nicotine (1.5mg/Kg and 0.4mg/Kg respectively) while Group D received normal saline (control). The treatment was done in two phases; an acute phase (Day 1-7) and the chronic phase (Day 7-21).

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