MUTACHROMOSOMAL EFFECTS OS SOME TRACE ELEMENTS ON MAMMALIAN SYSTEMS

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Published: 1981-01-14

Page: 55-58


ASHOKE KUMAR GIRI *

Centre for Advanced Studies in Cell and Chromosome Research, Department of Botany, University of Calcutta, Calcutta-700019

RATNA SANYAL *

Centre for Advanced Studies in Cell and Chromosome Research, Department of Botany, University of Calcutta, Calcutta-700019

GEETA TALUKDAR *

Centre for Advanced Studies in Cell and Chromosome Research, Department of Botany, University of Calcutta, Calcutta-700019

ARCHANA SHARMA *

Centre for Advanced Studies in Cell and Chromosome Research, Department of Botany, University of Calcutta, Calcutta-700019

*Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.


Abstract

Aqueous solutions of sodium salts of arsenic, molybdenum and selenium were observed to exert toxic effects on male albino rats.  Chromosome abnormalities induced  in bone marrow cells included breaks and gaps, together with spindle inhibition and The DNA, RNA and total protein contents were decreased in liver, kidney, lung and brain. Histo-pathological studies showed necrosis in the liver and kidney and alveolitis in the lung.


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GIRI, A. K., SANYAL, R., TALUKDAR, G., & SHARMA, A. (1981). MUTACHROMOSOMAL EFFECTS OS SOME TRACE ELEMENTS ON MAMMALIAN SYSTEMS. BIONATURE, 1(1 & 2), 55–58. Retrieved from https://globalpresshub.com/index.php/BN/article/view/14

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