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Table 4 Mean values of different types of chromosomal aberrations in spermatocyte cells of male mice treated with ochratoxin A and aflatoxins (B1, B2, G1 and G2).

From: Effect of dietary honey on intestinal microflora and toxicity of mycotoxins in mice

Treated groups Numerical aberrations Structural aberrations
  Peridiploidy Polyploidy Total X-Y univalents Autosomal univalents Total
OT 1.75 ± 0.48ab 3.75 ± 0.48a 5.25 ± 0.48a 2.75 ± 0.48a 1.00 ± 0.41a 3.75 ± 0.86a
HOT 1.50 ± 0.29abc 2.75 ± 0.25a 4.50 ± 0.65ab 1.00 ± 0.41b 0.75 ± 0.25a 1.75 ± 0.63a
AT 2.25 ± 0.25a 1.25 ± 0.25b 3.50 ± 0.29b 2.00 ± 0.92ab 0.75 ± 0.75a 2.75 ± 0.95a
HAT 1.50 ± 0.29abc 0.50 ± 0.50b 2.00 ± 0.0.41 1.50 ± 0.29ab 0.50 ± 0.29a 2.00 ± 0.58a
NTC 0.75 ± 0.48bc 1.00 ± 0.41b 1.50 ± 0.29c 1.50 ± 0.29ab 1.00 ± 0.41a 2.50 ± 0.29a
HTC 0.50 ± 0.29c 0.25 ± 0.25b 1.00 ± 0.41c 1.00 ± 0.14b 1.00 ± 0.00a 2. 00 ± 0.00a
  1. Within a column, values with no common superscript are significantly different (P ≤ 0.05).
  2. -All data are expressed as means ± SEM.