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Bird embryo hepatocyte ovo assay


Effects on mRNA expression in bird (mostly chicken) hepatocytes

Crump et al., Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2011 Aug;154(2):129-34

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Relative mRNA expression levels of genes involved in xenobiotic metabolism, thyroid hormon transport and lipid metabolism (mostly cytochrome P4501A)