Aflatoxin Literature: Reproductive System

 

 

Smith LE, Mbuya MNN, Prendergast AJ, Turner PC, Ruboko S, Humphrey JH, Nelson RJ, Chigumira A, Kembo G, Stoltzfus RJ. Determinants of recent aflatoxin exposure among pregnant women in rural Zimbabwe. Mol Nutr Food Res. 2017 May 22. PMID: 28544789

Smith LE, Prendergast AJ, Turner PC, Humphrey JH, Stoltzfus RJ. Aflatoxin Exposure During Pregnancy, Maternal Anemia, and Adverse Birth Outcomes. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017 Apr;96(4):770-776. PMID: 28500823

Wang Y, Tan W, Wang CC, Leung LK. Exposure to aflatoxin B1 in late gestation alters protein kinase C and apoptotic protein expression in murine placenta. Reprod Toxicol. 2016 Jun;61:68-74. PMID: 26968497

Zhu Y, Tan YQ, Leung LK. Aflatoxin B1 disrupts transient receptor potential channel activity and increases COX-2 expression in JEG-3 placental cells. Chem Biol Interact. 2016 Dec 25;260:84-90. PMID: 27818125

Supriya Ch, Akhila B, Pratap Reddy K, Girish BP, Sreenivasula Reddy P. Effects of maternal exposure to aflatoxin B1 during pregnancy on fertility output of dams and developmental, behavioral and reproductive consequences in female offspring using a rat model. Toxicol Mech Methods. 2016;26(3):202-10. PMID: 26956420

Chen X, Murdoch R, Shafer DJ, Ajuwon KM, Applegate TJ. Cytotoxicity of various chemicals and mycotoxins in fresh primary duck embryonic fibroblasts: a comparison to HepG2 cells. J Appl Toxicol. 2016 Nov;36(11):1437-45. PMID: 26889939

Supriya Ch, Reddy PS. Prenatal exposure to aflatoxin B1: developmental, behavioral, and reproductive alterations in male rats. Naturwissenschaften. 2015 Jun;102(5-6):26. PMID: 25911313

Liu J, Wang QC, Han J, Xiong B, Sun SC. Aflatoxin B1 is toxic to porcine oocyte maturation. Mutagenesis. 2015 Jul;30(4):527-35. PMID: 25778688

Wang Y, Wenjuan T, Wang CC, Leung LK. Aflatoxin B1 augments the synthesis of corticotropin releasing hormone in JEG-3 placental cells. Chem Biol Interact. 2015 Jul 25;237:73-9. PMID: 26026912

Fetaih HA, Dessouki AA, Hassanin AA, Tahan AS. Toxopathological and cytogenetic effects of aflatoxin B1 (AFB1) on pregnant rats. Pathol Res Pract. 2014 Dec;210(12):1079-89. PMID: 25023881

Hou YJ, Xiong B, Zheng WJ, Duan X, Cui XS, Kim NH, Wang Q, Xu YX, Sun SC. Oocyte quality in mice is affected by a mycotoxin-contaminated diet. Environ Mol Mutagen. 2014 May;55(4):354-62. PMID: 24288346

Supriya C, Girish BP, Reddy PS. Aflatoxin B1-Induced Reproductive Toxicity in Male Rats: Possible Mechanism of Action. Int J Toxicol. 2014 May;33(3):155-161. PMID: 24728861

Supriya C, Girish BP, Reddy PS. Aflatoxin B1-Induced Reproductive Toxicity in Male Rats: Possible Mechanism of Action. Int J Toxicol. 2014 May;33(3):155-161. PMID: 24728861

Castelino JM, Dominguez-Salas P, Routledge MN, Prentice AM, Moore SE, Hennig BJ, Wild CP, Gong YY. Seasonal and gestation stage associated differences in aflatoxin exposure in pregnant Gambian women. Trop Med Int Health. 2014 Mar;19(3):348-354. PMID: 24372685

Ataman MB, Dönmez HH, Dönmez N, Sur E, Bucak MN, Coyan K. Protective effect of esterified glucomannan on aflatoxin-induced changes in testicular function, sperm quality, and seminal plasma biochemistry in rams. Theriogenology. 2014 Feb;81(3):373-80. PMID: 24210915

Lei Y, Fang L, Akash MS, Rehman K, Liu Z, Shi W, Chen S. Estimation of urinary concentration of aflatoxin M1 in Chinese pregnant women. J Food Sci. 2013 Nov;78(11):T1835-8. PMID: 24102482

Austin K. J., Cockrum R. R., Jons A. M., Alexander B. M., Cammack K. M.. Renin mRNA is upregulated in testes and testicular cells in response to treatment with aflatoxin B1. Theriogenology. 2012;77.

Storvik Markus, Huuskonen Pasi, Kyllönen Taija, et al. Aflatoxin B1–a potential endocrine disruptor–up-regulates CYP19A1 in JEG-3 cells. Toxicology letters. 2011;202:161–167.

Shuaib Faisal M., Ehiri John, Abdullahi Amina, Williams Jonathan H., Jolly Pauline E.. Reproductive health effects of aflatoxins: a review of the literature. Reproductive toxicology (Elmsford, N.Y.). 2010;29:262–270.

Shuaib Faisal M., Jolly Pauline E., Ehiri John E., et al. Association between birth outcomes and aflatoxin B1 biomarker blood levels in pregnant women in Kumasi, Ghana. Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH. 2010;15:160–167.

Shuaib Faisal M., Jolly Pauline E., Ehiri John E., et al. Association between anemia and aflatoxin B1 biomarker levels among pregnant women in Kumasi, Ghana. The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene. 2010;83:1077–1083.

Bastaki Salim A., Osman Nawal, Kochiyil Jose, Shafiullah Mohamed, Padmanabhan Rengasamy, Abdulrazzaq Yousef M.. Toxicokinetics of aflatoxin in pregnant mice. International journal of toxicology. 2010;29:425–431.

Partanen Heidi A., El-Nezami Hani S., Leppänen Jukka M., Myllynen Päivi K., Woodhouse Heather J., Vähäkangas Kirsi H.. Aflatoxin B1 transfer and metabolism in human placenta. Toxicological sciences : an official journal of the Society of Toxicology. 2010;113:216–225.

Faisal K., Periasamy V. S., Sahabudeen S., Radha A., Anandhi R., Akbarsha M. A.. Spermatotoxic effect of aflatoxin B1 in rat: extrusion of outer dense fibres and associated axonemal microtubule doublets of sperm flagellum. Reproduction (Cambridge, England). 2008;135:303–310.

Perazzo Juan Carlos C., Boviez Juan, Lago Néstor, Diaz Silvina Laura L.. Growth and reproductive problems in a colony of laboratory rats. Diagnosis: Mycotoxin poisoning. Lab animal. 2008;37:153–155.

Faisal Kunnathodi, Faridha Abdul, Akbarsha Mohammad A.. Induction of meiotic micronuclei in spermatocytes in vivo by aflatoxin B1: light and transmission electron microscopic study in Swiss mouse. Reproductive toxicology (Elmsford, N.Y.). 2008;26:303–309.

Turner Paul C., Collinson Andrew C., Cheung Yin Bun B., et al. Aflatoxin exposure in utero causes growth faltering in Gambian infants. International journal of epidemiology. 2007;36:1119–1125.

Tajik P., Mirshokraee P., Khosravi A.. Effects of different concentrations of aflatoxin B on ram epididymal and ejaculatory sperm viability and motility in vitro. Pakistan journal of biological sciences: PJBS. 2007;10:4500–4504.

Wangikar P. B., Dwivedi P., Sinha N., Sharma A. K., Telang A. G.. Effects of aflatoxin B1 on embryo fetal development in rabbits. Food and chemical toxicology : an international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association. 2005;43:607–615.

Wangikar P. B., Dwivedi P., Sinha Neeraj, Sharma A. K., Telang A. G.. Teratogenic effects in rabbits of simultaneous exposure to ochratoxin A and aflatoxin B1 with special reference to microscopic effects. Toxicology. 2005;215:37–47.

Wangikar P. B., Dwivedi P., Sharma A. K., Sinha Neeraj. Effect in rats of simultaneous prenatal exposure to ochratoxin A and aflatoxin B1. II. Histopathological features of teratological anomalies induced in fetuses. Birth defects research. Part B, Developmental and reproductive toxicology. 2004;71:352–358.

Wangikar P. B., Dwivedi P., Sinha Neeraj. Effect in rats of simultaneous prenatal exposure to ochratoxin A and aflatoxin B1. I. Maternal toxicity and fetal malformations. Birth defects research. Part B, Developmental and reproductive toxicology. 2004;71:343–351.

Abdulrazzaq Yousef M., Osman Nawal, Yousif Zuheir M., Trad Omar. Morbidity in neonates of mothers who have ingested aflatoxins. Annals of tropical paediatrics. 2004;24:145–151.

Kim Jong-Gyu G., Lee Yong-Wook W., Shintani Hideharu. Reduction of aflatoxins by Korean soybean paste and its effect on cytotoxicity and reproductive toxicity–part 2. Antigenotoxic effects of the methanol extract of Korean soybean paste (doen-jang) on aflatoxin B1-induced bacterial reverse mutation and chromosome aberration. Journal of food protection. 2003;66:431–435.

Agnes V. F., Akbarsha M. A.. Spermatotoxic effect of aflatoxin B(1) in the albino mouse. Food and chemical toxicology : an international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association. 2003;41:119–130.

Agnes V. F., Akbarsha M. A.. Pale vacuolated epithelial cells in epididymis of aflatoxin-treated mice. Reproduction (Cambridge, England). 2001;122:629–641.

Kihara T., Matsuo T., Sakamoto M., Yasuda Y., Yamamoto Y., Tanimura T.. Effects of prenatal aflatoxin B1 exposure on behaviors of rat offspring. Toxicological sciences : an official journal of the Society of Toxicology. 2000;53:392–399.

Ibeh I. N., Saxena D. K., Uraih N.. Toxicity of aflatoxin: effects on spermatozoa, oocytes, and in vitro fertilization. Journal of environmental pathology, toxicology and oncology. 2000;19:357–361.

Abulu E. O., Uriah N., Aigbefo H. S., Oboh P. A., Agbonlahor D. E.. Preliminary investigation on aflatoxin in cord blood of jaundiced neonates. West African journal of medicine. 1998;17:184–187.

Ibeh I. N., Saxena D. K.. Aflatoxin B1 and reproduction. I. Reproductive performance in female rats. African journal of reproductive health. 1997;1:79–84.

Ibeh I. N., Saxena D. K.. Aflatoxin B1 and reproduction. II. Gametoxicity in female rats. African journal of reproductive health. 1997;1:85–89.

Sodeinde O., Chan M. C., Maxwell S. M., Familusi J. B., Hendrickse R. G.. Neonatal jaundice, aflatoxins and naphthols: report of a study in Ibadan, Nigeria. Annals of tropical paediatrics. 1995;15:107–113.

Chelcheleh M., Allameh A.. In vivo biotransformation of aflatoxin B1 and its interaction with cellular macromolecules in neonatal rats. Mechanisms of ageing and development. 1995;78:189–196.

Hashimoto H., Nakagawa T., Yokoi T., Sawada M., Itoh S., Kamataki T.. Fetus-specific CYP3A7 and adult-specific CYP3A4 expressed in Chinese hamster CHL cells have similar capacity to activate carcinogenic mycotoxins. Cancer research. 1995;55:787–791.

Larsson P., Tjälve H.. Extrahepatic bioactivation of aflatoxin B1 in fetal, infant and adult rats. Chemico-biological interactions. 1995;94:1–19.

Ahmed H., Hendrickse R. G., Maxwell S. M., Yakubu A. M.. Neonatal jaundice with reference to aflatoxins: an aetiological study in Zaria, northern Nigeria. Annals of tropical paediatrics. 1995;15:11–20.

Jonsyn F. E., Maxwell S. M., Hendrickse R. G.. Human fetal exposure to ochratoxin A and aflatoxins. Annals of tropical paediatrics. 1995;15:3–9.

Edrington T. S., Harvey R. B., Kubena L. F.. Toxic effects of aflatoxin B1 and ochratoxin A, alone and in combination, on chicken embryos. Bulletin of environmental contamination and toxicology. 1995;54:331–336.

Ibeh I. N., Uraih N., Ogonar J. I.. Dietary exposure to aflatoxin in human male infertility in Benin City, Nigeria. International journal of fertility and menopausal studies. 1994;39:208–214.

Sahay M.. Aflatoxin induced testicular degeneration and decreased meiotic index in Rattus norvegicus. Cytobios. 1993;75:191–195.

Diekman M. A., Green M. L.. Mycotoxins and reproduction in domestic livestock. Journal of animal science. 1992;70:1615–1627.

Zangar R. C., Springer D. L., McCrary J. A., Novak R. F., Primiano T., Buhler D. R.. Changes in adult metabolism of aflatoxin B1 in rats neonatally exposed to diethylstilbestrol. Alterations in alpha-class glutathione S-transferases. Carcinogenesis. 1992;13:2375–2379.

Larsson P., Tjälve H.. Binding of aflatoxin B1 metabolites in extrahepatic tissues in fetal and infant mice and in adult mice with depleted glutathione levels. Cancer research. 1992;52:1267–1277.

Wild C. P., Rasheed F. N., Jawla M. F., Hall A. J., Jansen L. A., Montesano R.. In-utero exposure to aflatoxin in west Africa. Lancet. 1991;337.

Sakr S. A., Mofty M. M.. Aflatoxin-B1 inhibition of spermatogenesis in the toad Bufo regularis. Folia morphologica. 1990;38:331–335.

Abdelhamid A. M., Dorra T. M.. Study on effects of feeding laying hens on separate mycotoxins (aflatoxins, patulin, or citrinin)-contaminated diets on the egg quality and tissue constituents. Archiv für Tierernährung. 1990;40:305–316.

Denning D. W., Allen R., Wilkinson A. P., Morgan M. R.. Transplacental transfer of aflatoxin in humans. Carcinogenesis. 1990;11:1033–1035.

Branton S. L., Deaton J. W., Hagler W. M., Maslin W. R., Hardin J. M.. Decreased egg production in commercial laying hens fed zearalenone- and deoxynivalenol-contaminated grain sorghum. Avian diseases. 1989;33:804–808.

Kitada M., Taneda M., Ohi H., et al. Mutagenic activation of aflatoxin B1 by P-450 HFLa in human fetal livers. Mutation research. 1989;227:53–58.

De Vries H. R., Maxwell S. M., Hendrickse R. G.. Foetal and neonatal exposure to aflatoxins. Acta paediatrica Scandinavica. 1989;78:373–378.

Geissler F., Faustman E. M.. Developmental toxicity of aflatoxin B1 in the rodent embryo in vitro: contribution of exogenous biotransformation systems to toxicity. Teratology. 1988;37:101–111.

Mizgirev I. V., Aleksandrov V. A., Maĭorova I. G., Khudoleĭ V. V.. [Metabolic activation of chemical carcinogens by rat tissues in the perinatal period]. Voprosy onkologii. 1988;34:955–959.

Clarke R. N., Doerr J. A., Ottinger M. A.. Age-related changes in testicular development and reproductive endocrinology associated with aflatoxicosis in the male chicken. Biology of reproduction. 1987;36:117–124.

Clarke R. N., Ottinger M. A.. The response of the anterior pituitary and testes to synthetic luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) and the effect of castration on pituitary responsiveness in the maturing chicken fed aflatoxin. Biology of reproduction. 1987;37:556–563.

Pícha J., Cerovský J., Píchová D.. [Fluctuation in the concentration of sex steroids and aflatoxin B1 in the seminal plasma of boars and its relation to sperm production]. Veterinární medicína. 1986;31:347–357.

Ray A. C., Abbitt B., Cotter S. R., et al. Bovine abortion and death associated with consumption of aflatoxin-contaminated peanuts. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 1986;188:1187–1188.

Clarke R. N., Doerr J. A., Ottinger M. A.. Relative importance of dietary aflatoxin and feed restriction on reproductive changes associated with aflatoxicosis in the maturing White Leghorn male. Poultry science. 1986;65:2239–2245.

Madle E., Korte A., Beek B.. Species differences in mutagenicity testing: I. Micronucleus and SCE tests in rats, mice, and Chinese hamsters with aflatoxin B1. Teratogenesis, carcinogenesis, and mutagenesis. 1986;6:1–13.

Matthiaschk G., Korte A.. Studies on the embryotoxicity and mutagenicity of mycotoxins. Mycotoxin research. 1986;2:89–97.

Dietert R. R., Qureshi M. A., Nanna U. C., Bloom S. E.. Embryonic exposure to aflatoxin-B1: mutagenicity and influence on development and immunity. Environmental mutagenesis. 1985;7:715–725.

Bannasch P., Benner U., Enzmann H., Hacker H. J.. Tigroid cell foci and neoplastic nodules in the liver of rats treated with a single dose of aflatoxin B1. Carcinogenesis. 1985;6:1641–1648.

Egbunike G. N.. Sperm maturation and storage in the male rat after acute treatment with aflatoxin B1. Andrologia. 1985;17:379–382.

Foerster R. E., Würgler F. E.. In vitro studies on the metabolism of aflatoxin B1 and aldrin in testes of genetically different strains of Drosophila melanogaster. Archives of toxicology. 1984;56:12–17.

Yang K. H., Shin C. G., Choe S. Y., Kim D. H.. Detection of DNA single-strand breaks induced by procarcinogens in Chinese hamster ovary cells cocultured with rat hepatocytes. Journal of toxicology and environmental health. 1984;13:133–143.

Appelgren L. E., Arora R. G.. Distribution studies of 14C-labelled aflatoxin B1 and ochratoxin A in pregnant mice. Veterinary research communications. 1983;7:141–144.

Trucksess M. W., Stoloff L., Young K., Wyatt R. D., Miller B. L.. Aflatoxicol and aflatoxins B1 and M1 in eggs and tissues of laying hens consuming aflatoxin-contaminated feed. Poultry science. 1983;62:2176–2182.

Veselý D., Veselá D., Jelínek R.. Comparative assessment of the aflatoxin B1, B2, G1, G2 and M1 embryotoxicity in the chick embryo. Toxicology letters. 1983;15:297–300.

Amstad P. A., Wang T. V., Cerutti P. A.. Removal of aflatoxin B1-DNA adducts and in vitro transformation in mouse embryo fibroblasts C3H/10T1 1/2. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 1983;70:135–139.

Hafez A. H., Megalla S. E., Mahmed A. A.. Aflatoxin and aflatoxicosis. III. Effect of dietary aflatoxin on the morphology of buffalo bull spermatozoa. Mycopathologia. 1982;77:141–144.

Hafez A. H., Megalla S. E., Abdel-Fattah H. M., Kamel Y. Y.. Aflatoxin and aflatoxicosis. II. Effects of aflatoxin on ovaries and testicles in mature domestic fowls. Mycopathologia. 1982;77:137–139.

Egbunike G. N.. Steroidogenic and spermatogenic potentials of the male rat after acute treatment with aflatoxin B1. Andrologia. 1982;14:440–446.

Blankenship L. T., Dickey J. F., Bodine A. B.. In vitro mycotoxin binding to bovine uterine steroid hormone receptors. Theriogenology. 1982;17:325–331.

Piskac A., Drábek J., Halouzka R., Groch L.. [The effect of long term administration of aflatoxins on the health status of male rats and pigs with respect to morphological changes in the testes]. Veterinární medicína. 1982;27:101–111.

Exarchos C. C., Gentry R. F.. Effect of aflatoxin B1 on egg production. Avian diseases. 1982;26:191–195.

Sharlin J. S., Howarth B., Thompson F. N., Wyatt R. D.. Decreased reproductive potential and reduced feed consumption in mature white leghorn males fed aflatoxin. Poultry science. 1981;60:2701–2708.

Egbunike G. N.. Histochemical assessment of 3 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase activity in the testes of rats following acute administration of aflatoxin B1. Toxicology letters. 1981;9:279–282.

Joshi M. S., Joshi M. V.. Effect of aflatoxin B1 on early embryonic stages of the chick Gallus domesticus cultured in vitro. Indian journal of experimental biology. 1981;19:528–531.

Arora R. G., Frölén H., Nilsson A.. Interference of mycotoxins with prenatal development of the mouse. I. Influence of aflatoxin B1, ochratoxin A and zearalenone. Acta veterinaria Scandinavica. 1981;22:524–534.

Cilievici O., Moldovan A., Ghiduş E.. Action of aflatoxin B1 on pregnant rats. Morphologie et embryologie. 1980;26:125–131.

Gopal T., Oehme F. W., Liao T. F., Chen C. L.. Effects of intratesticular aflatoxin B1 on rat testes and blood estrogens. Toxicology letters. 1980;5:263–267.

Cilievici O., Cordos I., Ghiduş E., Moldovan A.. The toxic and teratogenic effect of aflatoxin B1 on the chick embryo development. Morphologie et embryologie. 1980;26:309–314.

Doerr J. A., Ottinger M. A.. Delayed reproductive development resulting from aflatoxicosis in juvenile Japanese quail. Poultry science. 1980;59:1995–2001.

Egbunike G. N., Emerole G. O., Aire T. A., Ikegwuonu F. I.. Sperm production rates, sperm physiology and fertility in rats chronically treated with sublethal doses of aflatoxin B1. Andrologia. 1980;12:467–475.

Ottinger M. A., Doerr J. A.. The early influence of aflatoxin upon sexual maturation in the male Japanese quail. Poultry science. 1980;59:1750–1754.

Wang T. C., Cerutti P. A.. Effect of formation and removal of aflatoxin B1:DNA adducts in 10T 1/2 mouse embryo fibroblasts on cell viability. Cancer research. 1980;40:2904–2909.

Goerttler K., Löhrke H., Schweizer H. J., Hesse B.. Effects of aflatoxin B1 on pregnant inbred Sprague-Dawley rats and their F1 generation. A contribution to transplacental carcinogenesis. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 1980;64:1349–1354.

Schmidt R. E., Panciera R. J.. Effects of aflatoxin on pregnant hamsters and hamster foetuses. Journal of comparative pathology. 1980;90:339–347.

Sharlin J. S., Howarth B., Wyatt R. D.. Effect of dietary aflatoxin on reproductive performance of mature White Leghorn males. Poultry science. 1980;59:1311–1315.

Phillips T. D., Siraj M. Y., Hayes A. W.. Effects of mycotoxins on mixed-function oxidase and adenosine triphosphatase systems in neonatal rats. I. aflatoxin B1/rubratoxin B. Food and cosmetics toxicology. 1980;18:261–266.

Egbunike G. N.. The effects of micro doses of aflatoxin B1 on sperm production rates, epididymal sperm abnormality and fertility in the rat. Zentralblatt für Veterinärmedizin. Reihe A. 1979;26:66–72.

Lozbin L. I., Marova M. S., Makedon Iu I. u.. [Use of cell cultures and chick embryos for evaluating the toxicity of the Aspergillus flavus group isolated from food products]. Gigiena i sanitariia. 1978:79–82.

Egbunike G. N.. Fertility and embryo mortality in rats following micro doses of aflatoxin B1 (preliminary communication). Bulletin of animal health and production in Africa. Bulletin des santé et production animales en Afrique. 1978;26:268–269.

Aflatoxin and oral contraceptives. Nutrition reviews. 1977;35:188–189.

Clarkson J. M., Humphrey R. M.. The effect of adriamycin on cell cycle progression and DNA replication in chinese hamster ovary cells. Cancer research. 1977;37:200–205.

Mgbodile M. U., Holscher M.. Studies on aflatoxin B1 toxicity in female rats pretreated with an oral contraceptive agent. Food and cosmetics toxicology. 1976;14:171–174.

Howarth B., Wyatt R. D.. Effect of dietary aflatoxin on fertility, hatchability, and progeny performance of broiler breeder hens. Applied and environmental microbiology. 1976;31:680–684.

Schroeder H. W., Kelton W. H.. Production of sterigmatocystin by some species of the genus Aspergillus and its toxicity to chicken embryos. Applied microbiology. 1975;30:589–591.

Tschahargane C., Goerttler K., Ule G., Volk B.. [Cerebral granular cell tumor in the rat after intraperitoneal application of aflatoxin b1 during pregnancy (author’s transl)]. Acta neuropathologica. 1975;32:281–285.

Adekunle A. A., Bassir O.. Studies with aflatoxin B-1 and palmotoxins B-0 and G-0 in chicken embryos. Toxicology and applied pharmacology. 1975;31:384–389.

Briggs D. M., Wyatt R. D., Hamilton P. B.. The effect of dietary aflatoxin on semen characteristics of mature broiler breeder males. Poultry science. 1974;53:2115–2119.

Adekunle A. A., Elegbe R. A.. Comparative studies on lysosomal activities in mycotoxin-treated bird embryos. Environmental physiology & biochemistry. 1974;4:289–293.

Adil K. M., Kilgore W. W., Painter R. P.. Effects of orally ingested aflatoxin B1 on nucleic acids and ribosomes of housefly ovaries. Toxicology and applied pharmacology. 1973;26:130–136.

Gabor M., Puşcariu F., Deac C.. [Teratogenic action of aflatoxins in tadpoles]. Archives roumaines de pathologie expérimentales et de microbiologie. 1973;32:269–275.

Grice H. C., Moodie C. A., Smith D. C.. The carcinogenic potential of aflatoxin or its metabolites in rats from dams fed aflatoxin pre- and postpartum. Cancer research. 1973;33:262–268.

Tanaka T.. [Natural carcinogens: induction of cancer and malformations in the rat embryo by transplacental passage of various environmental carcinogens]. Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical medicine. 1972;30:965–971.

Goerttler K., Arnold H. P., Michalk D. V.. [Carcinogen-induced diaplacental effects in the rat. (Histological findings and the kinetics of DNA metabolism following the application of aflatoxin B1, methylazoxymethanol-acetate, and ethylnitrosourea)]. Zeitschrift für Krebsforschung. 1970;74:396–411.

Bassir O., Adekunle A. A.. The histopathological effects of aflatoxin B(1) and the palmotoxins B(0) and G(0) on the liver of the developing chick embryo. FEBS letters. 1970;10:198–201.

Bassir O., Adekunle A.. Teratogenic action of aflatoxin B1, palmotoxin B0 and palmotoxin G0 on the chick embryo. The Journal of pathology. 1970;102:49–51.

Shibko S. I., Arnold D. L., Morningstar J., Friedman L.. Studies on the effect of aflatoxin B1 on the development of the chick embryo. Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine. Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (New York, N.Y.). 1968;127:835–839.

Németh I., Juhász S.. Effect of aflatoxin on serum protein fractions of day-old ducklings. Acta veterinaria Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae. 1968;18:95–105.

Elis J., DiPaolo J. A.. Aflatoxin B1. Induction of malformations. Archives of pathology. 1967;83:53–57.

Carnaghan R. B., Hebert C. N., Patterson D. S., Sweasey D.. Comparative biological and biochemical studies in hybrid chicks. 2. Susceptibility to aflatoxin and effects on serum protein constituents. British poultry science. 1967;8:279–284.

DiPaolo J. A., Elis J., Erwin H.. Teratogenic response by hamsters, rats and mice to aflatoxin B1. Nature. 1967;215:638–639.

Hintz H. F., Heitman H., Booth A. N., Gagné W. E.. Effects of aflatoxin on reproduction in swine. Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine. Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (New York, N.Y.). 1967;126:146–148.

Choudhary P. G., Manjrekar S. L.. Preliminary observations on biological activity of pure aflatoxin B1 in chick embryos. The Indian veterinary journal. 1967;44:543–548.