Cadmium is a known renal toxin. The cytotoxic effect of cadmium chloride (CdCl2) was evaluated on renal inner medullary collecting duct cells (mIMCD3). The 24 hr LC50 value for CdCl2 in mIMCD3 cells was 40 μM. The present study showed that mIMCD3 cells were sensitive to CdCl2 exposure.
- cadmium chloride
- mIMCD3 cells
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Health, Toxicology and Mutagenesis