etx103 2006 exam3

etx103 2006 exam3 - Responsible for birth defects in...

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14. Matching. Match each description to the agent from the list below to which it corresponds most closely. Note that half the agents have a closely matching description. (2 pts each) Causes DNA frame shift mutations by intercalating between the DNA bases. An anti-hypertensive drug that can be life threatening for individuals lacking a certain P450. Animal carcinogen formed during cooking of meat at high temperature. Commonly used as inducer of CYP1A1 due to potent binding to Ah receptor. Toxic specifically to the lung through alveolar cell uptake and generation of superoxide. Notorious for causing short term memory loss in people eating shellfish tainted by red tide. Notorious for causing short term memory loss in personal attacks (e.g., date rape).
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Unformatted text preview: Responsible for birth defects in Minamata, Japan. Potent hypersensitizing agent for human skin. Model compound used to kill cells that synthesize melanin. Can cause life-threatening autoimmune hypersensitization in human liver. Accumulates from drinking ethanol, causing flushing and bad hangovers, to which people of Asian descent are commonly very sensitive. Acetaldehyde 2,4-Dihydroxyphenylalanine (DHP) 3-Methylcholanthrene (3-MC) Heterocyclic amine Cyanide 4-Ipomeanol Debrisoquine Paraquat Ethidium bromide (EtBr) Rohypnol Mercury Botulinum toxin Thalidomide Neomycin Cadmium Carbon tetrachloride Domoic acid Psoralen Diethynitrosamine (DEN) Tetanus toxin Diethystilbestrol (DES) Urushiol Tetrodotoxin (TTX) Halothane...
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This note was uploaded on 01/06/2011 for the course ETX 103A taught by Professor Etx during the Spring '06 term at UC Davis.

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