Table 1

Protein oxidative alterations
Time (days) AOPP PSH CP
Control Exposed Control Exposed Control Exposed
1 100 ± 13 183.5 ± 17** 100 ± 3 87.2 ± 10* 100 ± 13 98.4 ± 11
3 100 ± 16 191.5 ± 21** 100 ± 9 65 ± 5** 100 ± 12 102.3 ± 10
7 100 ± 10 208.9 ± 14** 100 ± 6 51 ± 13** 100 ± 9 90.9 ± 17

Carbonyl derivates of proteins (CP), advanced oxidation protein products (AOPP), and protein thiol groups (PSH) in liver of fish after 1, 3, and 7 days of silicon-based QDs exposure. Results are presented expressed as percent from controls ± RSD (n = 6); *P < 0.05; **P < 0.01.

Stanca et al.

Stanca et al. Nanoscale Research Letters 2013 8:254   doi:10.1186/1556-276X-8-254

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