Table 1.

DNA adduct profiles for MMS, MNU, EMS and ENU

AdductMMSEMSMNUENU
s value>0.830.670.420.26
N7-G81–8358–6565–7011–11.5
N3-G0.60.3–0.90.6–1.90.6–1.6
N7-A1.81.1–1.90.8–20.3–0.6
N3-A10.4–11.34.2–4.98–92.8–5.6
N3-T0.1Nd0.1–0.30.8
N3-C<10.4–0.60.06–0.60.2–0.6
O6-G0.325.9–8.27.8–9.5
O2-TNdNd0.1–0.37.4–7.8
O4-TNdNd0.1–0.71–2.5
O2-CNd0.30.12.7–2.8
Phosphotriesters0.812–1312–1755–57
  • NOTE: Adapted from Beranek ( 13). Data are in percentages; all possible adducts were not included, so columns do not add up to 100%.

    Abbreviation: Nd, not detected.