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Furylfuramide

Known as: 2-Furanacetamide, alpha-((5-nitro-2-furanyl)methylene)-, Furylfuramide [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Used formerly as antimicrobial food additive. It causes mutations in many cell cultures and may be carcinogenic.
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
A methanol extract from the flower heads of Chrysanthemum morifolium showed a suppressive effect on umu gene expression of the… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Phenylpropanoids that possess antimutagenic activity were isolated from the buds of clove (Syzygium aromaticum). The isolated… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The methanol extract of Yucca schidigera (YE) showed a suppressive effect on umu gene expression of the SOS response induced by 3… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The umu test system is a newly developed method to evaluate genotoxic activities of a wide variety of environmental carcinogens… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The antimutagenic potential of twenty-five flavourings was tested against the activity of several kinds of chemical mutagens in… Expand
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
We described previously a simple test on petri plates for detecting chemical carcinogens as mutagens, using an especially… Expand
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1975
1975
FURYLFURAMIDE (so-called AF-2), 2-(2-furyl)-3-(5-nitro-2-furyl) acrylic acid amide, had been used widely (probably several tonnes… Expand
1974
1974
The mutagenic and recombinogenic activities of furylfuramide, an antimicrobial food additive, were tested in a two-component… Expand
1971
1971
  • T. Miyaji
  • The Tohoku journal of experimental medicine
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 41871655
As a model experiment on the study of toxicity of a compound, acute, short-term and long-term toxicity tests on Furylfuramide (2… Expand
1971
1971
  • T. Miyaji
  • The Tohoku journal of experimental medicine
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 30362587
As food additives are prone to be taken every day, it was considered important to test their effect on reproduction and their… Expand