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Document ID (ISN)32609
CIS number 80-138
ISSN - Serial title 0340-7047 - Zentralblatt für Arbeitsmedizin, Arbeitsschutz und Prophylaxe
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Fleig I., Thiess A.M.
Title Chromosome tests in phthalonitrile-exposed workers
Original title Chromosomenuntersuchungen bei Mitarbeitern mit Exposition gegenüber ortho-Phthalodinitril (o-PDN) [in German]
Bibliographic information May 1979, Vol.29, No.5, p.127-129. 6 ref.
Abstract Description of the methods used, and results of analysis of chromosome changes in 20 workers exposed to phthalonitrile for periods varying between 2 and 24 years. No significant difference was observed between these results and those of a control group. The presence of chromosome exchanges in the group of exposed workers is mentioned.
Descriptors (primary) chemical industry; chromosome changes; phthalonitrile
Descriptors (secondary) analysis of chromosome aberrations; long-term exposure
Document type -
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Antifertility and prenatal effects
Cyano compounds
Chemical industry
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures