teratogenesis


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teratogenesis

 [ter″ah-to-jen´ĕ-sis]
the production of deformity in the developing embryo; called also teratogeny. adj., adj teratogenet´ic.

ter·a·to·gen·e·sis

(ter'ă-tō-jen'ĕ-sis),
The origin or mode of production of congenital anomalies; the disturbed growth processes involved in the production of a malformed neonate.
[terato- + G. genesis, origin]

teratogenesis

/ter·a·to·gen·e·sis/ (ter″ah-to-jen´ĕ-sis) the production of birth defects in embryos and fetuses.teratogenet´ic

teratogenesis

[ter′ətōjen′əsis]
the development of physical defects in the embryo. Also called teratogeny [ter′ətoj′-ənē] . teratogenetic, adj.

ter·a·to·gen·e·sis

(ter'ă-tō-jen'ĕ-sis)
The origin or mode of production of congenital anomalies; the disturbed growth processes involved in the production of a malformed neonate.
[terato- + G. genesis, origin]

teratogenesis

The production of a fetal congenital bodily abnormality.

teratogenesis

the production of a foetus with congenital deformities.

ter·a·to·gen·e·sis

(ter'ă-tō-jen'ĕ-sis)
Disturbed growth processes involved in production of a malformed neonate.

teratogenesis (ter´ətəjen´əsis),

n the development of physical defects in the embryo.

teratogenesis

the production of deformity in the developing embryo, or of a monster.
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Phase III: Interlaboratory study of Frog Embryo Teratogenesis Assay-Xenopus (FETAX).
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HA developmental toxicity was also tested using the Frog Embryo Teratogenesis Assay-Xenopus (FETAX) methods.
Patterns of heritability of decreased EROD activity and resistance to PCB 126-induced teratogenesis in laboratory-reared offspring of killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) from a creosote-contaminated site in the Elizabeth River, VA, USA.
Many of these interventions are good alternatives to failed pharmacologic treatments; most are simple, inexpensive, and probably have a low risk of adverse effects or teratogenesis.
PRELIMINARY ANALYSIS OF WATER AND SEDIMENT EXTRACTS FROM LOGAN MARTIN LAKE, SNOW AND CHOCCOLOCCO CREEKS BY THE FROG EMBRYO TERATOGENESIS ASSAY - XENOPUS (FETAX) DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY ASSAY.
Frog Embryo Teratogenesis Assay-Xenopus (FETAX) has been proposed to serve as an indicator of potential human teratogenic hazards (Bantle et al.
In fact, aqueous exposure has formed the foundation for the only widely accepted standardized amphibian toxicity test (frog embryo teratogenesis assay-Xenopus) [American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) 1998; Bantle et al.