Influence of aflatoxin B1 intoxication on duck livers with duck hepatitis B virus infection.

@article{Uchida1988InfluenceOA,
  title={Influence of aflatoxin B1 intoxication on duck livers with duck hepatitis B virus infection.},
  author={Toyoaki Uchida and Koyu Suzuki and Mariko Esumi and M Arii and Toshio Shikata},
  journal={Cancer research},
  year={1988},
  volume={48 6},
  pages={1559-65}
}
In an attempt to determine the effect of aflatoxin B1 (AFB) intoxication on livers with duck hepatitis B virus (DHBV) infection, domestic ducks were given 0.1 mg of AFB/kg body weight twice a week for a maximum period of 54 weeks employing various experimental designs. The ducks were infected with DHBV by i.v. inoculation of DHBV-positive sera within 24 h posthatch. The livers were examined histologically, immunohistochemically, and ultrastructurally, and the livers and sera were examined by… CONTINUE READING