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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
allergen +   
carcinogenic agent +   
cardiotoxic agent +  
genotoxin +   
A role played by a chemical compound to induce direct or indirect DNA damage. Such damage can potentially lead to the formation of a malignant tumour, but DNA damage does not lead inevitably to the creation of cancerous cells.
hepatotoxic agent +   
nephrotoxic agent +   
neurotoxin +   
sensitiser +   
teratogenic agent +   

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: genotoxic agent ;   genotoxic agents ;   genotoxins
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Genotoxicity

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