Differential sensitivity of peripheral blood lymphocytes of untreated leprosy patients to mitomycin C.

@article{DSouza1990DifferentialSO,
  title={Differential sensitivity of peripheral blood lymphocytes of untreated leprosy patients to mitomycin C.},
  author={Doris D'Souza and Bhudev Chander Das and Irene Manorama Thomas},
  journal={Mutation research},
  year={1990},
  volume={240 2},
  pages={101-7}
}
The effects of a bifunctional alkylating agent mitomycin C (MMC), an effective inducer of chromosome aberrations and sister-chromatid exchanges (SCEs), have been studied in untreated leprosy patients. This was done to study the mutagen sensitivity of the leprosy patients. The frequency of chromosomal aberrations induced by MMC (conc. 0.01 microgram/ml) was… CONTINUE READING