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Genotoxicity of the Neonicotinoid Insecticide Poncho (Clothianidin) on CD1 Mice Based on Alkaline Comet and Micronucleus Assays

By María Elena Calderón-Segura, José Arturo Marcial Rojas, María de Guadalupe Mézquita Brito, Manuel TecCab, María del Carmen Calderón-Ezquerro and Sandra Gómez-Arroyo

Submitted: November 11th 2014Reviewed: July 7th 2015Published: July 22nd 2015

DOI: 10.5772/61174

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María Elena Calderón-Segura, José Arturo Marcial Rojas, María de Guadalupe Mézquita Brito, Manuel TecCab, María del Carmen Calderón-Ezquerro and Sandra Gómez-Arroyo (July 22nd 2015). Genotoxicity of the Neonicotinoid Insecticide Poncho (Clothianidin) on CD1 Mice Based on Alkaline Comet and Micronucleus Assays, Toxicity and Hazard of Agrochemicals Marcelo L. Larramendy and Sonia Soloneski, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/61174. Available from:

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