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Carcinogen Metabolism

The sum of the chemical and physical changes occurring in tissue and resulting in biodegradation of any cancer-producing substance or organism.
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Considerable support exists for the roles of metabolism in modulating the carcinogenic properties of chemicals. In particular… 
Review
2006
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE The regulation of carcinogen metabolism machinery may involve proximate tobacco smoke exposure, hormonal and other… 
Review
2001
Review
2001
Several epidemiologic studies suggest that consumption of cruciferous vegetables may be particularly effective (compared with… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
  • S. Hecht
  • Journal of NutriLife
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 4491418
Substantial quantities of isothiocyanates are released upon consumption of normal amounts of a number of cruciferous vegetables… 
Review
1991
Review
1991
  • B. Dunn
  • Environmental health perspectives
  • 1991
  • Corpus ID: 7412258
A large variety of environmental carcinogens are metabolically activated to electrophilic metabolites that can bind to nucleic… 
Review
1986
Review
1986
This article presents a review and update of recent experiments conducted in collaboration with Dr. C. S. Lieber on mechanisms… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The effects of diabetes on the liver microsomal monooxygenase enzymes and carcinogen metabolism have been studied in rats…