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Importance of Genotoxicity & S 2 A guidelines for genotoxicity testing for pharmaceuticals : Shaily

@inproceedings{Shah2012ImportanceOG,
  title={Importance of Genotoxicity & S 2 A guidelines for genotoxicity testing for pharmaceuticals : Shaily},
  author={U. Shah},
  year={2012}
}
  • U. Shah
  • Published 2012
  • Genotoxicity is a word in genetics defined as a destructive effect on a cell's genetic material (DNA, RNA) affecting its integrity. Genotoxins are mutagens; they can cause mutations. Genotoxins include both radiation and chemical genotoxins. A substance that has the property of genotoxicity is known as a genotoxin. There are three primary effects that genotoxins can have on organisms by affecting their genetic information. Genotoxins can be carcinogens, or cancer-causing agents, mutagens, or… CONTINUE READING