FAPESP - "Fundacao de Amparo a Pesquisa do Estado de Sao Paulo" (FAPESP) [2006/03925-1, 2007/01012-1]
Fundacao de Amparo a Pesquisa do Estado de Sao Paulo
Coordenacao de Aperfeicoamento de Pessoal de Ensino Superior (CAPES/DS)
The aim of this study was to evaluate micronucleus (MN) frequency in polychromatic erythrocytes (PCE) of female rats in persistent estrus (a model developed to mimic polycystic ovary syndrome) treated with selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs, tamoxifen, and raloxifene). Forty female Wistar-Hannover rats were divided into four groups of 10...
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) constitute a family of over one hundred compounds and can generally be found in complex mixtures. PAHs metabolites cause DNA damage which can lead to the development of carcinogenesis. Toxicity assessment of PAH complex mixtures is currently expressed in terms of toxic equivalents, based on Toxicity Equivalen...
FAPESP (Fundacao de Amparo a Pesquisa do Estado de Sao Paulo) [05/59552-6, 07/57702-6]