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Learning-induced modulation of neural cell adhesion molecule polysialylation state as a biomarker of prior inorganic lead exposure during the early postnatal period

ByKeith J. Murphy, Helen C. Gallagher, Ciaran M. Regan

I. Introduction .............................................................................................212 II. Long-term effects of postnatal inorganic lead exposure on adult

neurobehavior..........................................................................................213 III. Long-term effects of postnatal inorganic lead exposure on

NCAM polysialylation...........................................................................214 IV. Discussion ................................................................................................217 V. Implications of NCAM polysialylation as a biomarker for

lead-induced neurobehavioral deficits................................................218 Acknowledgments ..............................................................................................220 References.............................................................................................................221

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