Search for dissertations about: "Xian-Shu Cui"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Xian-Shu Cui.

  1. 1. Studies on DNA adducts and carcinogenesis with 2-nitrofluorene as a model substance

    Author : Xian-Shu Cui; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; 2-nitrofluorene; carcinogens; DNA adducts; preneoplastic lesion; tumor;

    Abstract : Studies on DNA Adducts and Carcinogenesis with 2-Nitrofluorene as a Model Substance Xian-Shu Cui Center for Nutrition and Toxicology Department of Biosciences at Novum, Karolinska institute Novum, S-141 57 Huddinge, Sweden A number of carcinogens or their electrophilic intermediates are able to bind covalently to DNA, forming DNA adducts. DNA adducts may cause gene mutations if they are misrepaired or remain unrepaired before DNA replication occurs. READ MORE