Experientia

, Volume 27, Issue 4, pp 414–414 | Cite as

Mechanism of teratogenic action of hypoglycin-A

  • T. V. N. Persaud
Specialia Pharmacologica

Keywords

Aflatoxin Carnitine Teratogenic Effect Teratogenicity Simultaneous Injection 

Zusammenfassung

Simultane Verabreichung von Riboflavin und Hypoglycin-A reduzierte das Auftreten von foetalen Missbildungen in Ratten. Dagegen haben Carnitin und Leucin keinen Einfluss auf die teratogene Wirkung des Hypoglycins.

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. V. N. Persaud
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of AnatomyUniversity of the West Indies, MonaKingston 7Jamaica

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