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- Hong, Bonnie, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Food and chemical toxicology 2011 v.49 no.12 pp. 3192-3205
- aspartic acid; body weight; brain; developmental toxicity; diet; feed intake; foods; histopathology; neurotoxicity; no observed adverse effect level; nutrition assessment; rats; reproductive performance; reproductive toxicology
- ... N-acetyl-l-aspartic acid (NAA) is a component of the mammalian central nervous system (CNS) that has also been identified in a number of foods. This paper reports the outcome of a reproductive toxicology study conducted with NAA in Sprague–Dawley® rats. NAA was added to diets at target doses of 100, 250 and 500mg/kg of body weight/day and administered for two consecutive generations. A carrier con ...