Cell apoptosis induced by carcinogenic metals

  title={Cell apoptosis induced by carcinogenic metals},
  author={Erwei Song and Val Vallyathan and Vincent Castranova and Xianglin Shi},
  journal={Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry},
Well-documented evidence suggests that environmental and occupational exposure of toxic metals or metal-containing compounds can cause a number of human diseases, including inflammation and cancer, through DNA damage, protein modifications, or lipid peroxidation. This mini-review addresses the mechanisms of cell death induced by some carcinogenic metals… CONTINUE READING