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MVLN estrogenicity assay

Description:

Assessment of chemical (or sample) potencies to activate estrogen receptor(ER)-dependent reporter gene in mammalian cell line MVLN (general mechanism of endocrine disruption)

Reference:
Freyberger A., Schmuck G. (2005) Toxicol Lett 155:1–13.

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