Epithelial cell and lung cancer: introduction.


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} }