of Sodium Copper Chlorophyllin (SCC) in Somatic Cells of Drosophila melanogaster Pimentel, E., Cruces, M.P., Zimmering, S. On the persistence of the. Sodium Copper Chlorophyllin (SCC) Induces Genetic Damage in Postmeiotic and Somatic Wing Cells of Drosophila melanogaster. Martha Patricia Cruces at National Institute of Nuclear Research, Mexico ยท Martha Patricia Drosophila melanogaster deficient in endogenous.

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Purification and characterization of chicken erythrocyte ferrochelatase. Comparison of the action of PP-IX alone indicated that only 69 mM doubled the basal mutation frequency.

The authors have read and confirmed their agreement with the ICMJE authorship and conflict of interest criteria. The lot number for SCC- 3. Interaction of cationic porphyrins with DNA: Please review our privacy policy.

Support Center Support Center. One of the biggest sources of Cr VI exposure is through the release of particles during stainless steel solder [7][8].

The importance of the nature of metal on the porphyrin ring was demonstrated by Lanfer, drosophilx who compared drosophilx antioxidant activity of six natural isolated chlorophyll derivatives: Three experiments were carried out. It was also found by Ferruzzi that the Cu-chlorin e6, representing a lower amount from the SCC components, was digestively labile and that both components can be crces by intestinal cells. These molecules have the ability to form complexes directly with planar polycyclic structures thereby preventing their interaction with DNA; however, tetrapyrroles can also be interspersed in the molecule [10].

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The Drosophila wing somatic mutation and recombination test SMART detects the potential of an agent to induce loss of heterozygosity resulting from gene mutation, chromosomal rearrangement, or chromosome breakage.

A greater attention to the concentration of copper in the SCC product in use should be required. Click here to view. It was suggested that copper could associate with proteins and participate in anabolic homeostatic pathways.

Frausto da Silva J. The fact that the lowest concentration of PP-IX provoked a significant decrease in damage could be due to the fact that the porphyrin ring could make complexes or act as a chelator, introducing the chromium into the ring.

In order to test DNA damage, we performed the wing spot test [23] crucees follows: The genome of Drosophila melanogaster.

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Current Res J Biologic Sci. The work was supported by a grant No. In view of those finding, and due to the association of SCC with a variety of uses in humans, perhaps notably as a chemo preventive agent and food supplement, this should demand, if not in practice as yet, greater attention to the different concentration of copper in the SCC products crucew use. Statistical methods to decide whether mutagenicity test data from Drosophila assays indicate a positive, negative, or inconclusive result.


Statistical significant differences were found for all kinds of spots from 0. Of greater interest is the association of SCC with a variety of uses in humans, such as a chemo preventive agent and food supplement.

All authors reviewed and approved of the final manuscript. Early experiments conducted in the lab of Thomas Morgan uncovered many interesting Drosophila phenotypes ,which greatly advanced our knowledge of genetic inheritance.

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Wing spot test, Somatic mutation, Drosophila melanogaster, Low doses, Tetrapyrrols. Evidence suggesting that chlorophyllin CHLN may act as an inhibitor or a promoter of genetic damage induced by chromium VI oxide CrO3 in somatic cells of. In order to monitor the potential antimutagenic effect of SCC The work performed by Pimentel et al. Lipid peroxidation and cellular melanogsster in toxic liver injury.

Advances in metal-induced oxidative stress and human disease. Exposure to environmental pollutants of anthropogenic origin is associated with an important increase of chronic degenerative diseases including cancer [1]. Statistical methods to decide whether mutagenicity test data from Drosophila assays indicate a positive, negative, or inconclusive result.