In lymphocyte cultures of nine children suffering from epilepsy and therefore treated with phenytoin (DPH), increased sister chromatid exchanges (SCE) were found. Their average SCE-rate exceeded that of a normal control group by 55%.
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This work contains parts of the M.D. thesis of C. Stumpf
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Habedank, M., Eßer, K.-., Brüll, D. et al. Increased sister chromatid exchanges in epileptic children during long-term therapy with phenytoin. Hum Genet 61, 71–72 (1982). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00291338
- Internal Medicine
- Normal Control
- Metabolic Disease
- Sister Chromatid
- Normal Control Group