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The micronucleus test (MNT) is a well-established assay in genotoxicity testing and human biomonitoring. The cytokinesis-block micronucleus test (CBMNT) is the preferred method for measuring MN in cultured human lymphocytes from human subjects exposed to genotoxins. However, it is unclear to what...
Micronuclei (MNi) can originate either from chromosome breakage or chromosome malsegregation events and are therefore ideal biomarkers to investigate genomic instability. Studies in peripheral lymphocytes of patients with neurodegenerative diseases, mainly Alzheimer's disease (AD) and Parkinson's...