Chapter 8. The Modification of the Activity of Certain Agents Exerting a Deleterious Effect on the Development of the Mammalian Embryo

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., M.R.C.P. and
  2. Cecilia M. O'Connor B.Sc.
  1. D. H. M. Woollam and
  2. J. W. Millen

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715277.ch8

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Congenital Malformations

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Congenital Malformations

How to Cite

Woollam, D. H. M. and Millen, J. W. (1960) The Modification of the Activity of Certain Agents Exerting a Deleterious Effect on the Development of the Mammalian Embryo, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Congenital Malformations (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and C. M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715277.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1960

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470714782

Online ISBN: 9780470715277

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Keywords:

  • tetratogenic properties;
  • mammalian embryo;
  • congenital malformations;
  • thyroxine;
  • hormone antagonists

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The modification of the teratogenic activity of hyper-vitaminosis-A

  • The modification of the teratogenic activity of X-radiation

  • The modification of the incidence of a genetically determined malformation

  • The interpretation of the results of experiments involving the modification of the activity of teratogenic agents

  • Summary

  • References

  • Discussion