Sister-chromatid exchange (SCE) among individuals chronically exposed to arsenic in drinking water.

@article{Lerda1994SisterchromatidE,
  title={Sister-chromatid exchange (SCE) among individuals chronically exposed to arsenic in drinking water.},
  author={D Lerda},
  journal={Mutation research},
  year={1994},
  volume={312 2},
  pages={111-20}
}
  • D Lerda
  • Published 1994 in Mutation research
A study was carried out on human subjects of various ages and backgrounds who had been drinking water containing more than 0.13 mg/l (0.13 ppm) arsenic for a period of at least 20 years. The main aim was not only to correlate the frequency of sister-chromatid exchanges in the lymphocytes with the amount of arsenic in water and urine but also to correlate the frequency of SCE with sex and age. In addition, family background regarding skin alterations or other arsenic-related symptoms was… CONTINUE READING

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