Research Center of Molecular Biology, Baqiyatallah Medical Sciences University Tehran, Iran
Mustard gas (MG) is a poisoning chemical, mutagenic and carcinogenic alkylating agent. It is used during World War I and also Iran-Iraq conflict. The p53 tumor suppressor gene is involved in the pathogenesis of malignant disease. The aim of this study is to determine possible mutation in p53 gene of lung sample from mustard gas exposed patients.
Material and Methods
Twelve lung bio...