A critical assessment of studies on the carcinogenic potential of diesel exhaust.

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After decades of research involving numerous epidemiologic studies and extensive investigations in laboratory animals, a causal relationship between diesel exhaust (DE) exposure and lung cancer has not been conclusively demonstrated. Epidemiologic studies of the transportation industry (trucking, busing, and railroad) show a small elevation in lung cancer… (More)

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@article{Hesterberg2006ACA, title={A critical assessment of studies on the carcinogenic potential of diesel exhaust.}, author={Thomas W. Hesterberg and William B. Bunn and Gerald R Chase and Peter A. Valberg and Thomas J. Slavin and Charles A. Lapin and Georgia A Hart}, journal={Critical reviews in toxicology}, year={2006}, volume={36 9}, pages={727-76} }