Deoxycytidine in Urine of Humans after Whole-body Irradiation.


Increased levels of deoxycytidine were found in the urine of two humans during the first 24 hours after irradiation. This substance presumably was produced by the break-down of DNA following irradiation, or resulted from interference with the synthesis of DNA. 


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@article{Berry1963DeoxycytidineIU, title={Deoxycytidine in Urine of Humans after Whole-body Irradiation.}, author={Helen K. Berry and Eugene L. Saenger and Henry B Perry and B. I. Friedman and J G Kereiakes and Christina H Scheel}, journal={Science}, year={1963}, volume={142 3590}, pages={396-8} }