This fact sheet defines asbestos, and reviews both the use of asbestos and health risks associated with asbestos exposure.
Carcinogen is associated with A:T to T:A transversions in tumor suppressor and oncogenes.
Individuals who are exposed to arsenic may have a greater risk of developing adverse health effects, including bladder cancer, according to the results of a study published in Cancer Research (2010 Feb 23. [Epub ahead of print]).
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