Archives of Toxicology

, Volume 64, Issue 6, pp 509–510 | Cite as

Sensitivity of transglutaminase in rat tissues to administration of acrylamide in vivo

  • Marco Signorini
  • Carlo M. Bergamini
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Keywords

Cancer Research Acrylamide 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marco Signorini
    • 1
  • Carlo M. Bergamini
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto di Chimica BiologicaUniversità di FerraraFerraraItaly

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