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an optical phenomenon resulting from the failure of a lens or mirror to produce a good image

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We need to keep up the medical checks on the residents, taking into consideration the high ratio of chromosome aberrations in the Taiwan government's survey,'' Sato said.
There are many negative results on the effects of natamycin, in that some of these reports suggest that natamycin do not induce mutation and it is not clastogenic and mutagenic in various test systems such as Salmonella/mammalian microsome mutation assay in Salmonella typhimurium, Escherichia coli strains, in a mouse lymphoma mutation assay, in chromosome aberration assay with CHO cells (Cox et al.
In the present study, the comet assay was used as an additional comparison method with micronucleus and chromosome aberration assays and showed a slight increase in total damaged cells and the scores in animal groups treated with the A.
The results of the Allium cepa anaphase-telophase chromosome aberration assay carried out with pesticide leachate for 48 h are shown in Table 4.
The study was conducted in adult male laboratory mice at three levels: bone marrow cells as a model for mitotic chromosome aberrations, spermatocytes as a model for meiotic chromosomes and sperm count and morphology.
Type of chromosome abnormalities in MDS subtypes Subgroup Type of chromosome aberration No.
Sister Chromatid Exchange (SCE) and Structural Chromosome Aberrations in Mutagenicity Testing.
Increased chromosome-type chromosome aberration frequencies as biomarkers of cancer risk in a black-foot endemic area.
Using X-rays or ultraviolet (UV) light, we irradiated blood lymphocytes from 80 nonsmoking donors to challenge the cells to repair the induced DNA damage, and we analyzed expression of chromosome aberrations (CA) specific to the inducing agents.
Cytogenetic biomonitoring of an Italian population exposed to pesticides: chromosome aberration end aister-chromatid exchange analysis in peripheral blood lymphocytes.
In an in vitro chromosome aberration assay, when Chinese hamster ovary cells were treated with high concentrations (450-550 micromol) of finasteride, there was a slight increase in chromosome aberrations.
Although urinary 2,4-D levels were not correlated with chromosome aberration frequency, chromosome aberration frequencies were correlated with the total volume of herbicides applied, including products other than 2,4-D.
The published cases of partial trisomy 13q helped to delineate the variable phenotype associated with this chromosome aberration.
Evaluation of herbicide glyphosate effects in the fish Prochilodus lineatus using chromosome aberration test.
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