Teratogenic potency of TCDD, TCDF and TCDD-TCDF combinations in C57BL/6N mice.

@article{Weber1985TeratogenicPO,
  title={Teratogenic potency of TCDD, TCDF and TCDD-TCDF combinations in C57BL/6N mice.},
  author={Herbert Weber and Martha W. Harris and Joseph K. Haseman and Linda S Birnbaum},
  journal={Toxicology letters},
  year={1985},
  volume={26 2-3},
  pages={159-67}
}
2,3,7,8-Tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD) and 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzofuran (TCDF) cause the same spectrum of fetal anomalies in C57BL/6N mice. Pregnant dams were treated with TCDD, TCDF and combinations of the 2 compounds on gestation day 10, and examined for maternal and fetal effects on day 18. The fetal kidneys were the most sensitive target for… CONTINUE READING