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Genotoxicity and Mutagenicity

Mechanisms and Test Methods

Edited by Sonia Soloneski

National University of La Plata


Marcelo L. Larramendy

National University of La Plata

This edited book, “Genotoxicity and Mutagenicity - Mechanisms and Test Methods”, aims to present the latest developments from different fields, highlighting the detrimental influence that mutagenic and genotoxic agents inflict on DNA and how antimutagenic and anticarcinogenic modulators are able to reduce the negative impact of such toxic agents on living species.

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Genotoxicity and MutagenicityMechanisms and Test MethodsEdited by Sonia Soloneski

Published: January 27th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.84992

ISBN: 978-1-83880-042-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-041-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-167-3

Copyright year: 2021

Books open for chapter submissions

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1. Genotoxic Assays for Measuring P450 Activation of Chemical Mutagens

By Michael Fasullo


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2. Random Mutagenesis of Filamentous Fungi Strains for High-Yield Production of Secondary Metabolites: The Role of Polyamines

By Alexander A. Zhgun


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3. Generation, Evaluation, and Prospects of Further Use of Mutations Based on New Homozygous Self-Pollinated Sunflower Lines

By Victoria Mykhailenko, Viktor Kyrychenko, Alexander Bragin and Dmitry Chuiko


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4. Nefarious, but in a Different Way: Comparing the Ecotoxicity, Gene Toxicity and Mutagenicity of Lead (Pb) and Cadmium (Cd) in the Context of Small Mammal Ecotoxicology

By Peter Vladislavov Ostoich, Michaela Beltcheva and Roumiana Metcheva


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5. DCLK1 and DNA Damage Response

By Janani Panneerselvam, Dongfeng Qu, Courtney Houchen, Michael Bronze and Parthasarathy Chandrakesan


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6. Oxidative Stress and Vanadium

By Marcela Rojas-Lemus, Patricia Bizarro-Nevares, Nelly López-Valdez, Adriana González-Villalva, Gabriela Guerrero-Palomo, María Eugenia Cervantes-Valencia, Otto Tavera-Cabrera, Norma Rivera-Fernández, Brenda Casarrubias-Tabarez, Martha Ustarroz-Cano, Armando Rodríguez-Zepeda, Francisco Pasos-Nájera and Teresa Fortoul-van der Goes


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7. The w/w + Somatic Mutation and Recombination Test (SMART) of Drosophila melanogaster for Detecting Antigenotoxic Activity

By Isabel Gaivão, João Ferreira and Luisa María Sierra


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8. Current Trends and Future Perspectives of Antimutagenic Agents

By Adel M. AbdelHakem and El-Shimaa M.N. Abdelhafez


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