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Mutagens

Known as: Genotoxins, Mutagen 
Anything that causes a mutation (a change in the DNA of a cell). DNA changes caused by mutagens may harm cells and cause certain diseases, such as… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Genomes of all living organisms are constantly threatened by endogenous and exogenous agents that challenge the chemical… Expand
Review
2018
Review
2018
  • S. Patel
  • Current Allergy and Asthma Reports
  • 2018
  • Corpus ID: 52883240
Purpose of ReviewAllergen is an umbrella term for irritants of diverse origin. Along with other offenders such as pathogens… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Humans are variously and continuously exposed to a wide range of different DNA-damaging agents, some of which are classed as… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) are known to have numerous beneficial effects, owing to their anti-inflammatory and… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Living organisms are continuously exposed to a myriad of DNA damaging agents that can impact health and modulate disease‐states… Expand
Review
2017
Review
2017
Colorectal cancer, the fourth leading cause of cancer-related death worldwide, is a multifactorial disease involving genetic… Expand
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
We describe in this paper the general methods for using the Salmonella/microsome test as a mutagenesis screening system. The… Expand
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
About 300 carcinogens and non-carcinogens of a wide variety of chemical types have been tested for mutagenicity in the simple… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
18 Carcinogens, including aflatoxin B(1), benzo(a)pyrene, acetylaminofluorene, benzidine, and dimethylamino-trans-stilbene, are… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
We previously described a set of four strains of Salmonella typhimurium designed for detecting the various types of mutagens, and… Expand
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