Effects of cigarette smoking and solvent exposure on sister chromatid exchange frequency in painters.

@article{Kelsey1988EffectsOC,
  title={Effects of cigarette smoking and solvent exposure on sister chromatid exchange frequency in painters.},
  author={Karl T. Kelsey and John K. Wiencke and F F Little and Edward L. Baker and J. B. Little},
  journal={Environmental and molecular mutagenesis},
  year={1988},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={389-99}
}
A cross-sectional study of sister chromatid exchange frequency (SCE) in peripheral blood lymphocytes from 117 members of the International Brotherhood of Painters and Allied Tradesman was conducted in union locals in two major U.S. cities. Chronic solvent exposure intensity and duration were estimated from interviewer-administered-questionnaire data. SCE for all of the workers in the study were scored by one reader. A second reader determined the SCE frequency from a random sample of 30 workers… CONTINUE READING