Pre- and postimplantation embryotoxic effects of zinc dimethyldithiocarbamate (Ziram) in the rat.

@article{Giavini1983PreAP,
  title={Pre- and postimplantation embryotoxic effects of zinc dimethyldithiocarbamate (Ziram) in the rat.},
  author={Erminio Giavini and Claudio Vismara and Maria Luisa Broccia},
  journal={Ecotoxicology and environmental safety},
  year={1983},
  volume={7 6},
  pages={531-7}
}
Zinc dimethyldithiocarbamate (Ziram) was administered to pregnant CD rats by tube during the first 5 days of pregnancy (preimplantation study, 0, 25, 50, and 100 mg/kg) or during the organogenetic period (teratogenic study, 0, 12.5, 25, 50, and 100 mg/kg). All females were sacrificed on Day 21 of gestation. Their reproductive status was recorded and live… CONTINUE READING