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Chapter 15

Comet Assay – Protocols and Testing Strategies

The assessment of a genotoxic hazard of chemicals and pharmaceuticals is an important component of the preclinical safety assessment. Experience with genetic toxicology testing over the past several decades has demonstrated that no single assay is capable of detecting all genotoxic effects. Therefor...

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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