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Document ID (ISN)56463
CIS number 91-1272
ISBN(s) 92-832-2105-2
Year 1991
Convention or series no. IARC Scientific Publications 105
Author(s) O'Neill I.K., Chen J., Bartsch H.
Title Relevance to human cancer of N-nitroso compounds, tobacco smoke and mycotoxins
Bibliographic information International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France, 1991. xix, 614p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Index. Price: GBP 70.00.
Abstract Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on N-Nitroso Compounds held in Lyon, France, 25-27 Sept. 1989. Papers are grouped under the following headings: introductory papers on N-nitroso compounds and cancer; dosimetry methods for determining human exposure to N-nitroso compounds, mycotoxins and tobacco; exposure and aetiology; mechanisms and biological effects of N-nitroso compounds and mycotoxins; tobacco-related cancer; prevention of exposure to N-nitroso compounds.
Descriptors (primary) carcinogens; IARC; neoplasms; mycotoxins; tobacco; nitroso compounds
Descriptors (secondary) WHO; metabolic process; aflatoxins; nitroso amines; smoking; diet; nitroso amides; gastrointestinal cancer; hazard evaluation; exposure evaluation; dosimetry; exposure tests; conference; lung cancer
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Nutrition