World Library  


Add to Book Shelf
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Book

Genotoxicity of N-Acetylarylamines in the Salmonellalhepatocyte System

By Thorgeirsson, Snorri S.

Click here to view

Book Id: WPLBN0000001348
Format Type: PDF eBook
File Size: 0.2 MB
Reproduction Date: 2005

Title: Genotoxicity of N-Acetylarylamines in the Salmonellalhepatocyte System  
Author: Thorgeirsson, Snorri S.
Volume:
Language: English
Subject: Government publications, United Nations., United Nations. Office for Disarmament Affairs
Collections: Government Library Collection, Disarmament Documents
Historic
Publication Date:
Publisher: United Nations- Office for Disarmament Affairs (Unoda)

Citation

APA MLA Chicago

Thorgeirsson, S. S. (n.d.). Genotoxicity of N-Acetylarylamines in the Salmonellalhepatocyte System. Retrieved from http://worldebooklibrary.com/


Description
Government Reference Publication

Excerpt
Excerpt: Carcinogenic N-acetylarylamines, such as &acetylaminofluorene (AAF), are extensively metab* lized in animals that are both resistant and susceptible to the carcinogenic effects of these compounds U). In the organism, metabolic processing of N-acetylarylamines involves both detoxification and activation (toxification), and there is convincing evidence that the ratio between these two processes may, to a large extent, determine the susceptibility to carcinogenesis from these compounds (2, 3). Recent studies on the mechanism of AAF-induced hepatocarcinogenesis have clearly established that the oncogenic process proceeds via initiation and promotion phases (4). AAF is a complete rat liver carcinogen that can provoke initiation as well as maintain the promotional aspects of the carein* genic process in this species. It thus seems reason-.

 

Click To View

Additional Books


  • Endosulfan's Effects : Omissions and Fla... (by )
  • Guest Editorial Epigenetics : Environmen... (by )
  • Urinary 8-Hydroxy-2-Deoxyguanosine as a ... (by )
  • Biologic Monitoring of Exposure to Envir... (by )
  • Interactions of Chrysotile Asbestos with... (by )
  • Intracellular Calcium Disturbances Induc... (by )
  • Biologic Effects Induced in Vitro by Pm1... (by )
  • The Toxicity of Inhaled Methyl Isocyanat... (by )
  • Redox Cycling of Radical Anion Metabolit... (by )
  • Drinking Water Treatment and Risk of Can... (by )
  • Environmental Health Position at the U. ... (by )
  • Trihalomethanes as Initiators and Promot... (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.