Salivary glands of fetuses are adversely affected by artificial food colorings in rats


SAVAŞ H. B. , Gultekin F., Basak K., Aylak F., KUMBUL DOĞUÇ D., GÜRDAL O.

REVISTA DA ASSOCIACAO MEDICA BRASILEIRA, vol.67, no.2, pp.287-291, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 67 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1590/1806-9282.67.02.20200749
  • Journal Name: REVISTA DA ASSOCIACAO MEDICA BRASILEIRA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database, Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Page Numbers: pp.287-291
  • Keywords: Food coloring agents, Saliva, Rats, Toxicity, Inflammation, ADDITIVES, CELLS, SKIN

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: Artificial food colorings, as types of food additives, are widely used at present in daily life. We aimed to investigate the effects of exposure to artificial food colorings during the intrauterine period on the salivary glands in adulthood.