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Chemical Carcinogenesis

Known as: Carcinogenesis, Chemical 
The study of the processes by which normal cells are transformed into cancer cells by chemicals.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
For more than 60 years, the chemical induction of tumors in mouse skin has been used to study mechanisms of epithelial… Expand
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2005
Review
2005
  • A. Luch
  • Nature Reviews Cancer
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 27641873
The roles of genetic constitution versus environmental factors in cancer development have been a matter of debate even long… Expand
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2004
Review
2004
People are continuously exposed exogenously to varying amounts of chemicals that have been shown to have carcinogenic or… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Oxidative stress results when the balance between the production of reactive oxygen species (ROS) overrides the antioxidant… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The induction of phase II detoxifying enzymes is an important defense mechanism against intake of xenobiotics. While this group… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Carcinogenesis is blocked by an extraordinary variety of agents belonging to many different classes--e.g., phenolic antioxidants… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Studies were conducted on the carcinogenic activity of butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA) in rats and hamsters. To obtain information… Expand
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Review
1976
Review
1976
An approach to chemoprevention of common forms of epithelial cancer, during the period of preneoplasia, is described. Vitamin A… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
THE development of cancer following exposure to chemical carcinogens or to various forms of irradiation is almost invariably slow… Expand
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