Genetic Toxicology is a discipline in medical science that deals with the subject of toxicology. It mainly refers to the damage of genetic material of individuals that may have occurred due to the presence of toxic substrates. It leads to various genetic abnormalities like double stranded breakage, point mutations, DNA crosslinking, deletions, insertions, etc. These abnormalities may sometimes lead to cancer. There are various assays that can be used to analyze these problems such as COMET assay, toxicology tests, etc.
A journal is a periodical publication intended to further progress of science, usually by reporting new research. Most journals are highly specialized, although some of the oldest journals publish articles, reviews, editorials, short communications, letters, and scientific papers across a wide range of scientific fields. Journals contain articles that peer reviewed, in an attempt to ensure that articles meet the journal's standards of quality, and scientific validity. Each such journal article becomes part of the permanent scientific record.
Last date updated on September, 2014