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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
2017
Review
2017
Bisphenol A (BPA) has become a target of intense public scrutiny since concerns about its association with human diseases such as… 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
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Individuals who smoke generally do so with the knowledge of potential consequences to their own health. What is rarely considered… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Abstract Incineration of plastic waste in an open field is a major source of air pollution. Most of the times, the Municipal… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Forward genetics begins with a mutant phenotype and asks the question “What is the genotype?” that is, what is the sequence of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The methods for detecting carcinogens and mutagens with the Salmonella mutagenicity test were described previously (Ames et al… Expand
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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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