, Volume 19, Issue 9, pp 474–476 | Cite as

Absorption and excretion of benzpyrene in the cockroach (Periplaneta americana)

  • R. H. Rigdon
  • J. Neal
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Le benzopyrène le pyrène et l'anthracène peuvent être révélés au moyen du spectrophotomètre dans les extraits de tissu des blattes (Periplaneta americana) nourries avec ces hydrocarbures; ils sont excrétés lorsqu'on interrompt l'alimentation.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. H. Rigdon
    • 1
  • J. Neal
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of Pathology and Preventive Medicine and Public HealthThe University of Texas Medical BranchGalvestonU.S.A.

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