mutagen

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any agent (physical or environmental) that can induce a genetic mutation or can increase the rate of mutation

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The recommendation to supplement with chlorophyllin was based on a study published in the journal Mutation Research (96) showing that this plant extract was a highly effective antimutagenic agent.
Supplementation with antimutagenic agents such as chlorophyllin, resveratrol, and other plant extracts is a sensible way to protect our health, as part of a daily regimen.