The effects of 4-MEI on cell proliferation, DNA breaking and DNA fragmentation


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NORIZADEHTAZEHKAND M. B. , MORIDIKIA A., HAJIPOUR O., VALIPOUR E., TIMOCIN T., TOPAKTAS M. , ...More

BRATISLAVA MEDICAL JOURNAL-BRATISLAVSKE LEKARSKE LISTY, vol.117, no.7, pp.371-375, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 117 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.4149/bll_2016_073
  • Title of Journal : BRATISLAVA MEDICAL JOURNAL-BRATISLAVSKE LEKARSKE LISTY
  • Page Numbers: pp.371-375

Abstract

4-Methylimidazole (4-MEI) is a color widely found in cola drinks, roasted foods, grilled meats, coffee and other foods. This study was aimed to investigate the 4-MEI effects on the cell proliferation, purified circular DNA and DNA from cells of rats treated with the 4-MEI.