The effect of dimethylsulfoxide on the mutagenicity of the hair dye p-phenylenediamine.


Published data on the mutagenicity of the oxidative hair dye intermediate p-phenylenediamine in the Ames test are conflicting. The work reported here resolves the discrepancies, showing that the activity of p-phenylenediamine in the Ames Salmonella/microsome test is markedly influenced by the use of dimethylsulfoxide as solvent, and by the age of the… (More)


Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.