chromosome aberration


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chro·mo·some ab·er·ra·tion

any deviation from the normal number or morphology of chromosomes; also the phenotypic consequences thereof.

chro·mo·some ab·er·ra·tion

(krō'mŏ-sōm ab-ĕr-ā'shŭn)
Any deviation from the normal number or morphology of chromosomes; also the phenotypic consequences thereof.

chro·mo·some ab·er·ra·tion

(krō'mŏ-sōm ab-ĕr-ā'shŭn)
Any deviation from the normal number or morphology of chromosomes; also the phenotypic consequences thereof.
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1987) was followed in the preparation of chromosome aberration (CA) assay.
1996) found that there was a significant increase in the frequency of chromosome aberrations in peripheral blood lymphocytes of workers occupationally exposed to a mixture of pesticides.
48 per cent chromosome abnormalities including novel chromosome aberrations in MDS patients and these chromosome aberrations were increased with advancing age.
Pollutants with mutagenic and cytotoxic potentials produce effects such as DNA fragmentation, induction of chromosome aberrations, inhibition of cellular division, and arrest of the cellular cycle, that can be cytologically detected (Grant, 1999; Evseeva et al.
Cancer risk in humans predicted by increased levels of chromosome aberrations in lymphocytes: Nordic Study Group on the Health Risk of Chromosome Damage.
Follow up study of chromosome aberrations in lymphocytes in hospital workers exposed to low levels of ionizing radiation.
Adjustment for tobacco use and cigarette smoking status had little impact on the analysis of the association between 2,4-D levels and chromosome aberration frequencies.
Pharmaceutical effluent induced chromosome aberration in rat bone marrow cells.
malabaricus as evaluated using the comet assay and the piscine micronucleus and chromosome aberration tests.
ECVAM's management team concluded that the in vitro micronucleus test is reliable and relevant and can be used as an alternative to the in vitro chromosome aberration test.

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