Epithelial cell and lung cancer: introduction.

Abstract

Although cigarette smoking is considered the main risk factor for lung cancer, others, such as chronic inflammation and oxidative stress, have been identified. Chronic inflammation and oxidative stress also play a crucial role in chronic lung diseases such as COPD and IPF. Furthermore, post-transplant immunosuppressive treatment is often considered a risk… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000322100

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@article{Dooms2011EpithelialCA, title={Epithelial cell and lung cancer: introduction.}, author={Christophe A Dooms and Peter J Barnes}, journal={Respiration; international review of thoracic diseases}, year={2011}, volume={81 1}, pages={2-3} }