Methods to Assess DNA Damage and Repair: Interspecies Comparisons

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Robert G. Tardiff, Paul H. M. Lohman, Gerald N. Wogan, Scientific Group on Methodologies for the Safety Evaluation of Chemicals
Wiley, Aug 16, 1994 - Science - 257 pages
Integrates data obtained from a variety of disciplines to evaluate the current state of knowledge regarding defense mechanisms and applies this information to estimate health risks to humans exposed to substances that alter genetic material. Recognized experts document, to a large extent, which carcinogens can cause injury to human beings and their surroundings, providing guidance for the structured acquisition of key information to reduce cancer risks throughout the environment.

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Contents

Introduction General Conclusions and Recommendations
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DNA Repair and Mutagenesis
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DNA Repair Mutagenesis and Risk Assessment
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