Occupational exposure to asphalt fume can cause oxidative DNA damage among road paving workers.

BAL C., Agis E. R., Buyuksekerci M., Gunduzoz M., TUTKUN L., Yilmaz O. H.

American journal of industrial medicine, vol.61, no.6, pp.471-476, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 61 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/ajim.22830
  • Journal Name: American journal of industrial medicine
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.471-476
  • Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: We designed the present study to determine the effect of occupational exposure to asphalt fumes on oxidative status and DNA damage in road paving workers.