Accession Number : AD0287031

Title :   MOUSE CARCINOGENICITY STUDY

Corporate Author : MIAMI UNIV CORAL GABLES FLA

Personal Author(s) : DEICHMANN,WILLIAM B. ; RADOMSKI,J.L.

Report Date : 15 MAR 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Four strains of mice are being fed a mixture of irradiated foods for the duration of their lives to determine whether foods sterilized by irradiation are likely to be carcinogenic. To date, histopathological examinations have revealed no indications of a significant increase in tu or incidence.

Descriptors :   *CANCER, *FOOD, *RADIATION EFFECTS, LABORATORY ANIMALS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE