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 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 61 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/ajim.22830
  • Title of Journal : American journal of industrial medicine
  • Page Numbers: pp.471-476


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.