Elevated sister chromatid exchange frequencies in New Zealand Vietnam War veterans

@article{Rowland2007ElevatedSC,
  title={Elevated sister chromatid exchange frequencies in New Zealand Vietnam War veterans},
  author={R. E. Rowland and L. A. Edwards and John Podd},
  journal={Cytogenetic and Genome Research},
  year={2007},
  volume={116},
  pages={248 - 251}
}
From July 1965 until November 1971, New Zealand Defence Force Personnel fought in the Vietnam War. During this time more than 76,500,000 litres of phenoxylic herbicides were sprayed over parts of Southern Vietnam and Laos, the most common being known as ‘Agent Orange’. The current study aimed to ascertain whether or not New Zealand Vietnam War veterans show evidence of genetic disturbance arising as a consequence of their now confirmed exposure to these defoliants. A sample group of 24 New… 

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