Replication Processes in Chinese Hamster Cells Treated with Mutagenic Agents: Effects of Split Dose Treatments

  • Gunnar Ahnström
  • Edward Hefner
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 40)


Postreplication repair in UV-irradiated hamster cells seems to be enhanced if the cells have been preirradiated with low doses of UV radiation compared to cells irradiated only once. This points to the existence of inducible repair processes also in mammalian cells (D Ambrosio and Setlow, 1976).


Mutagenic Agent Chinese Hamster Cell Natural Science Research Council Strand Separation Swedish Natural Science Research Council 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gunnar Ahnström
    • 1
  • Edward Hefner
    • 1
  1. 1.Wallenberg LaboratoryUniversity of StockholmStockholmSweden

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