Evaluation of the Embryo-toxicity and Teratogenicity of Selected Chemical Hair Relaxer against Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Embryos

  • Christopher DS Mordeno
  • Published 2017

Abstract

Chemical relaxers or hair straighteners are used to manage hair coarseness and straightness which can pose health risks and possible toxic effects to humans. Hence, this study targeted in assessing and evaluating embryotoxic and teratogenic affects of hair relaxers on developing zebrafish embryos. The Fish Embryo Toxicity (FET) test was utilized to… (More)

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