Approaches to chemoprevention of lung cancer based on carcinogens in tobacco smoke.


Chemoprevention may be one way to prevent lung cancer in smokers who are motivated to quit but cannot stop. The approach to chemoprevention of lung cancer described in this article is based on an understanding of the lung carcinogens present in tobacco smoke. The available data indicate that the compounds in cigarette smoke most likely involved in the… (More)


9 Figures and Tables