Cancers of the lung, head and neck on the rise: perspectives on the genotoxicity of air pollution

@inproceedings{Wong2014CancersOT,
  title={Cancers of the lung, head and neck on the rise: perspectives on the genotoxicity of air pollution},
  author={Ian Chi Kei Wong and Yuen-Keng Ng and Vivian Wai Yan Lui},
  booktitle={Chinese journal of cancer},
  year={2014}
}
Outdoor air pollution has been recently classified as a class I human carcinogen by the World Health Organization (WHO). Cumulative evidence from across the globe shows that polluted air is associated with increased risk of lung, head and neck, and nasopharyngeal cancers--all of which affect the upper aerodigestive tract. Importantly, these cancers have… CONTINUE READING