Benzo(a)pyrene

Known as: Benzo[d,e,f]chrysene, B(A)P, Benzo(a)pyrene [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A crystalline, aromatic hydrocarbon consisting of five fused benzene rings and formed during the incomplete combustion of organic matter. 3,4… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The cytochrome P450 (CYP1A1) enzyme metabolically activates many polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, including benzo[a]pyrene (BaP… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Gastric infection with Helicobacter pylori is a cosmopolitan problem, and is especially common in developing regions where there… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The contribution of the aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AhR) in induction of a battery of xenobiotic-metabolizing enzymes has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Benzo[a]pyrene (B[a]P), a ubiquitous environmental, tobacco and dietary carcinogen, has been implicated in human cancer etiology… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Cigarette smoke carcinogens such as benzo[a]pyrene are implicated in the development of lung cancer. The distribution of benzo[a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Grilled ground beef contains factors that inhibit the initiation of mouse epidermal carcinogenesis by 7,12-dimethylbenz(a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Rapidly growing primary cultures of normal human mammary epithelial cells (HMEC) were exposed to 1 microgram of benzo[a]pyrene (B… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
The mutagenicity of benzo[a]pyrene and 15 of its derivatives, which included phenols, the benzo[a]yrene-4,5-epoxide (the K-region… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Evidence has been obtained that a specific isomer of a diol epoxide derivative of benzo(a)pyrene, (+/-)-7 beta,8alpha-dihydroxy… (More)
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
CARCINOGENIC polycyclic hydrocarbons such as the widespread environmental contaminant, benzo(a)pyrene (Fig. 1a), undoubtedly… (More)
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