[Study on initiation of human lung carcinogenesis].

  • Zhengjang Li
  • Published 1993 in Sheng li ke xue jin zhan [Progress in physiology]
Cigarette smoking condensate and diethylnitrosamine can initiate human lung carcinogenesis as they are able to induce precancerous lesions of bronchioles and the transforming ability of human fetal lung (HFL) DNA. The induction of precancerous lesions in HFL and the acquirement of the transforming ability of HFL DNA by short-term exposure to carcinogens can… CONTINUE READING