|Document ID (ISN)||78304|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0339-6517 - Documents pour le médecin du travail
|Convention or series no.
||DMT 83 TF 95
||Benhamou S., Demenais F., Dupret J.M., Haguenoer J.M., Leszkowicz A., Stucker I.
||Genetic susceptibility and occupational exposure
||Susceptibilités génétiques et expositions professionnelles [in French]|
||3rd Quarter 2000, No.83, p.249-258. Illus.
||This literature survey of the importance of genetic factors in the individual susceptibility to diseases caused by exposure at the workplace, in particular asthma and cancer, is based on scientific data available during the first half of the year 2000. Approximately 300 articles were reviewed. Contents include: enzymes of the metabolism of chemical carcinogenic chemicals, and their genetic polymorphisms; metabolism of the most common carcinogenic chemicals; polymorphisms of xenobiotic enzymes and tobacco-related cancers; gene-environment interactions in cancers caused by occupational factors; susceptibility factors for asthma.
||asthma; individual susceptibility; hereditary variables; cancer
||literature survey; carcinogens; smoking; enzymes; France
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)