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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… 
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Review
2003
Review
2003
  • S. Hecht
  • Nature Reviews Cancer
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 6668496
The devastating link between tobacco products and human cancers results from a powerful alliance of two factors — nicotine and… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Reaction products (adducts) of acrylamide with N termini of hemoglobin (Hb) are regularly observed in persons without known… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
  • S. Hecht
  • Journal of the National Cancer Institute
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 7134308
The complexity of tobacco smoke leads to some confusion about the mechanisms by which it causes lung cancer. Among the multiple… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
Natural products afford a window of opportunity to study important biology. If the natural product is used or abused by human… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Interindividual variations in the level and activity of cytochrome P-450 enzymes were investigated in the liver microsomes of 30… 
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
It is proposed that most neoplasms arise from a single cell of origin, and tumor progression results from acquired genetic… 
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… 
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
We described previously a simple test on petri plates for detecting chemical carcinogens as mutagens, using an especially… 
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
18 Carcinogens, including aflatoxin B(1), benzo(a)pyrene, acetylaminofluorene, benzidine, and dimethylamino-trans-stilbene, are… 
Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
  • P. Trinder
  • Journal of clinical pathology
  • 1969
  • Corpus ID: 12023255
Manual and automated methods for the determination of blood glucose have been devised using an oxidase/peroxidase system, with dl…