Table 1: Molecular targets of MeHg.

Target proteinIn vivo effectReferences

Mn-SODReduction of catalytic activity in mouse brainShinyashiki et al. [13]
nNOSInduction of NOS in rat brainShinyashiki et al. [15]
Arginase IReduction of activity in rat liver
Decreased Mn levels in tissues
Kanda et al. [18]
SDHNot definedKanda et al. [19]