CBMNCytokinesis-Block Micronucleus (biomonitoring)
CBMNCape Breton Museums Network (Canada)
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The CBMN assay is a well-validated reference biomarker for early genetic effects, and the present study is, to the best of our knowledge, the first to analyze MN frequencies in peripheral and umbilical cord blood from mothers and newborns using a semi automated image analysis system.
2003), tobacco smoking may induce damage to the lymphocytes, and damaged cells may not survive the culture period in the CBMN assay or may not divide.
MNMONO cells represent chromosomal damage induced and expressed in vivo before the start of the CBMN assay culture.