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Antigenotoxicity of coffee in the Drosophila assay for somatic mutation and recombination.
The somatic mutation and recombination test (SMART) in Drosophila melanogaster was carried out to investigate whether or not coffee can modulate the genotoxicity of the well-establishedExpand
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Antigenotoxicity studies in Drosophila melanogaster.
The fruit fly Drosophila melangaster with its well developed array of genotoxicity test systems has been used in a number of studies on antigenotoxicity of various compounds and mixtures. In recentExpand
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Protective effects of saffron (Crocus sativus Linn.) on genotoxins‐induced oxidative stress in Swiss albino mice
The modifying effects of the aqueous extract of saffron (dried stigmas of Crocus sativus Linn.) on cisplatin (CIS), cyclophosphamide (CPH), mitomycin‐C (MMC) and urethane (URE) induced alterations inExpand
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Experiments were carried out to ascertain whether or not saffron (dried stigmas of Crocus sativus L.), a commonly used agent for flavoring and coloring food can exert modulatory effects on the inExpand
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Anti-genotoxicity of trans-anethole and eugenol in mice.
  • S. Abraham
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Food and chemical toxicology : an international…
  • 1 May 2001
The naturally occurring flavouring agents trans-anethole and eugenol were evaluated for antigenotoxic effects in mice. The test doses of trans-anethole (40-400 mg/kg body weight) and eugenol (50-500Expand
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Role of Syzygium cumini seed extract in the chemoprevention of in vivo genomic damage and oxidative stress.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE [corrected] The seeds of Syzygium cumini, Skeels (Jamun) are extensively used in India for treatment of diabetes and other ailments. AIM OF THE STUDY The aim of thisExpand
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Tomato and garlic by gavage modulate 7,12-dimethylbenz[a]anthracene-induced genotoxicity and oxidative stress in mice.
Chemoprotection by dietary agents is a promising strategy for cancer prevention. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the combined effect of tomato and garlic againstExpand
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Inhibitory effects of aqueous crude extract of Saffron (Crocus sativus L.) on chemical-induced genotoxicity in mice.
Saffron (dried stigmas of Crocus sativus L.), was evaluated in the mouse bone marrow micronucleus test for its possible protective effects against chromosomal damage induced by cisplatin (CIS),Expand
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Protection by coffee against somatic genotoxicity in Drosophila: role of bioactivation capacity.
  • S. Abraham, U. Graf
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Food and chemical toxicology : an international…
  • 1996
The protective effects of coffee against somatic mutation and mitotic recombination induced by cyclophosphamide (CPH), mitomycin C (MMC) and urethane (URE) were evaluated in the standard (ST) andExpand
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Effect of Spirulina fusiformis on cyclophosphamide and mitomycin-C induced genotoxicity and oxidative stress in mice.
Spirulina fusiformis was tested for its possible in vivo protective effects against cyclophosphamide (CP) and mitomycin-C (MMC) induced genotoxicity and oxidative stress in mice. Pre-treatment withExpand
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