Radon Exposure-induced Genetic Variations in Lung Cancers among Never Smokers

@inproceedings{Choi2018RadonEG,
  title={Radon Exposure-induced Genetic Variations in Lung Cancers among Never Smokers},
  author={Jung Ran Choi and Sang Baek Koh and Hye Ryun Kim and Hyojin Lee and Dae Ryong Kang},
  booktitle={Journal of Korean medical science},
  year={2018}
}
Background Lung cancer in never smokers (LCINS) differs etiologically and clinically from lung cancer attributed to smoking. After smoking, radon exposure is the second leading cause and the primary risk factor of lung cancer among never smokers. Exposure to radon can lead to genetic and epigenetic alterations in tumor genomes affecting genes and pathways… CONTINUE READING

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