Experientia

, Volume 35, Issue 10, pp 1364–1365 | Cite as

Possible mutagenic activity of saccharin

  • H. W. Renner
Specialia

Summary

A mutagenic effect of saccharin in Chinese hamsters, using the in vivo SCE test, was observed when massive overdoses were administered; cyclamate was not mutagenic.

Keywords

Mutagenic Effect Saccharin Mutagenic Activity Cyclamate Massive Overdose 

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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. W. Renner
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of BiochemistryFederal Research Centre for NutritionKarlsruheFederal Republic of Germany

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