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Carcinogens

Known as: Cancer Causing Agents, Chemical Carcinogen, Carcinogen 
Any chemical, biological or physical agents that increase the risk of neoplasms in humans or animals. Carcinogens include natural or synthesized… Expand
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2019
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2019
Nowadays cancer is the second main cause of death in the world. The most known bacterial carcinogen is Helicobacter pylori… Expand
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2019
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2019
Farmland soil heavy metal contamination could pose potential risks to ecosystems, food safety and human health ultimately… Expand
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2019
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2019
Arsenic (As) is a ubiquitous element found in the atmosphere, soils and rocks, natural waters and organisms. It is one of the… Expand
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2018
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2018
Humans are variously and continuously exposed to a wide range of different DNA-damaging agents, some of which are classed as… Expand
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2018
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2018
  • A. Basu
  • International journal of molecular sciences
  • 2018
  • Corpus ID: 4243946
A large number of chemicals and several physical agents, such as UV light and γ-radiation, have been associated with the etiology… Expand
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2018
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2018
“Silica” refers to crystalline particles formed by the combination of silicon with oxygen. Inhalation of silica particles… Expand
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2017
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2017
Chromium has two main valence states: hexavalent chromium (Cr[VI]) and trivalent chromium (Cr[III]). Cr(VI), a well-established… Expand
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2015
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2015
IMPORTANCE Bladder cancer (BC) is a common disease. Despite manufacturing and legislative changes to workplace hygiene, many BCs… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
About 300 carcinogens and non-carcinogens of a wide variety of chemical types have been tested for mutagenicity in the simple… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
18 Carcinogens, including aflatoxin B(1), benzo(a)pyrene, acetylaminofluorene, benzidine, and dimethylamino-trans-stilbene, are… Expand
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