Assessing the carcinogenic potential of low-dose exposures to chemical mixtures in the environment : the challenge ahead

@inproceedings{Salsamendi2017AssessingTC,
  title={Assessing the carcinogenic potential of low-dose exposures to chemical mixtures in the environment : the challenge ahead},
  author={Lopez de Cerain Salsamendi},
  year={2017}
}
  • Lopez de Cerain Salsamendi
  • Published 2017
Lifestyle factors are responsible for a considerable portion of cancer incidence worldwide, but credible estimates from the World Health Organization and the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) suggest that the fraction of cancers attributable to toxic environmental exposures is between 7% and 19%. To explore the hypothesis that low-dose exposures to mixtures of chemicals in the environment may be combining to contribute to environmental carcinogenesis, we reviewed 11 hallmark… CONTINUE READING