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Published by International Agency for Research on Cancer, Distributed in the USA by Oxford University Press in Lyon, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Carcinogenesis.,
  • Carcinogenicity testing.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementedited by H. Vainio ... et al.].
SeriesIARC scientific publications,, no. 116
ContributionsVainio, H. 1947-, International Agency for Research on Cancer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC268.5 .M4253 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 615 p. :
Number of Pages615
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1501205M
ISBN 109283221168
LC Control Number93179243

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CORRIGENDA. This Scientific Publication reviews the information on cancer sites and mechanistic events for the more than agents classified in Group 1 (carcinogenic to humans) by the IARC Monographs Programme. This category of agents is diverse and includes chemicals and chemical mixtures; occupations; metals, dusts, and fibres; radiation; viruses and other biological agents; .   Both mechanisms have been implicated as contribut- ing factors in the development of carcinogenesis by different processes (Butterworth, ; Popp and Marsman, ; Butterworth et al., ). The scope of this review is to explore the different effects of these two processes and describe the implications for the use of cell proliferation data in cancer risk assessment for nongenotoxic carcinogens. Purchase Carcinogenesis - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN , Carcinogenesis, also called oncogenesis or tumorigenesis, is the formation of a cancer, whereby normal cells are transformed into cancer process is characterized by changes at the cellular, genetic, and epigenetic levels and abnormal cell division is a physiological process that occurs in almost all tissues and under a variety of circumstances.