Congenital abnormalities in nickel poisoning in chick embryos

  title={Congenital abnormalities in nickel poisoning in chick embryos},
  author={Shamshad H. Gilani and Marco Marano},
  journal={Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology},
  • S. Gilani, M. Marano
  • Published 1980
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology
Experiments were conducted to evaluate the teratogenic potential of nickel chloride given to developing chick embryos. Nickel chloride was dissolved in saline and injected into chicken eggs at dosages ranging from 0.02 to 0.7 mg per egg. The injections were made into the air sacs of eggs at days 0, 1, 2, 3, and 4 of incubation. Control eggs were injected with an equivalent volume of saline (0.1 ml per egg); in all, 840 chicken eggs were used. All embryos were examined on day eight. The… Expand
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