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Chapter 7

Detection of DNA Damage in Drosophila and Mouse

The single-cell gel electrophoresis (SCGE)/Comet assay has, since its inception, been widely used for the simple, sensitive and rapid determination of DNA damage and repair, quantitatively as well as qualitatively in individual cell populations.1 Comet is the perfect acronym for credible observation...

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Print publication date
27 Aug 2009
Copyright year
2009
Print ISBN
978-0-85404-199-2
PDF eISBN
978-1-84755-974-6
From the book series:
Issues in Toxicology