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Mutagenic effects of environmental contaminants.

Mutagenic effects of environmental contaminants.

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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chemical mutagenesis.,
  • Mutation (Biology),
  • Mutagens.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementScientific editors: H. Eldon Sutton [and] Maureen I. Harris.
    SeriesFogarty International Center proceedings ;, no. 10, Environmental sciences, Fogarty International Center proceedings ;, no. 10.
    ContributionsSutton, H. Eldon 1927- ed., Harris, Maureen I., ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH431 .M958
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 195 p.
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4585511M
    ISBN 100126779503
    LC Control Number77189673

    Proposed Guidelines for Mutagenicity Risk Assessment published Novem (49 FR published its book entitled Risk Assessment in the Federal Government: Managing the Process. In that book, the NAS recommended that Federal regulatory agencies establish ˝inference scientific risk assessments for mutagenic effects. The necessity for File Size: KB. Volume 9 of Chemical Mutagens consists mainly of chapters discussing the development and validation of short-term assays to detect the mutagenic effects of environmental chemicals. These chapters include an assay with the grasshopper neuroblast, a comparison of mutagenic responses of humanBrand: Springer US.

    The impact of pesticides consists of the effects of pesticides on non-target ides are chemical preparations used to kill fungal or animal pests. Over 98% of sprayed insecticides and 95% of herbicides reach a destination other than their target species, because they are sprayed or spread across entire agricultural fields. Runoff can carry pesticides into aquatic environments while. Contamination of the environment with heavy metals coming from natural and anthropogenic sources is an issue of paramount concern. Epidemiological and Eco-toxicological studies further highlighted.

    content (book 3, tab. ) toxicology mutagenic, teratogenic, carcinogenic effects NDMA N-nitrosodimethylamine NDEA N-nitrosodiethylamine NPIP N-nitrosopiperidine NPYR N-nitrosopyrrolidine Persistent organochlorine compounds polychlorinated biphenyls content in environment (book 3, tab. ) congeners. Methods for the assessment of the genotoxic effects of environmental contaminants; subcellular effects Technical Report This technical note is the first in a series of three that outline and describe the principal methods that have been developed to test the potential of environmental contaminants for causing mutagenic, carcinogenic, and teratogenic effects.


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