Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 7 OF 12
|Main Title||Monitoring for Mutagenicity with Plants.|
|Author||Sandhu, Shahbeg ;|
|CORP Author||Health Effects Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC.|
|Additional Subjects||Plants(Botany) ; Bioassay ; Models ; Reprints ; Biomonitoring ; Bioindicators ; Mutagenesis|
Although plants have historically been important in the development of genetic principles and the illustration of the hazards of ionizing radiation, plants have not been adequately utilized when evaluating the mutagenic or presumptive carcinogenic effects of environmental chemicals. For testing under field conditions (in situ monitoring), few test organisms offer the advantages provided.