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Long term effect of monosodium glutamate in liver of albino mice after neonatal exposure

  title={Long term effect of monosodium glutamate in liver of albino mice after neonatal exposure},
  author={Tapati Bhattacharya and Abhijit Bhakta and S.K. Ghosh},
Mono Sodium Glutamate (MSG) is a naturally occurring excitatory neurotransmitter. It is extensively used as a food additive and flavoring agent for its UMAMI taste. Simaltaneously it is being implicated for varied pathological condition like obesity, gonadal dysfunction, learning difficulty etc. It produces oxygen derived free radicals and metabolized in liver. Neonate mice are sensitive and suffer from adverse effects. Present work was undertaken to study the long term effects on histology of… 

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