ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS' EFFECTS ON GENES AND GENETIC ANALYSIS METHODS


Basoglu F., ÖNAL A. E.

JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL FACULTY OF MEDICINE-ISTANBUL TIP FAKULTESI DERGISI, vol.72, no.3, pp.108-111, 2009 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 72 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL FACULTY OF MEDICINE-ISTANBUL TIP FAKULTESI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.108-111

Abstract

Physical and chemical enviromental pollutants' negative effect on human health is known. Those pollutants may cause different cancer types especially after exposure to high doses for a long time. In this article, environmental exposures to radiation, arsenic, cadmium, lead, chrome, nickel and current genetic analysis methods to detect effects of mutagens will be summarized.