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Abstract

The main aim of this international seminar was to explore the molecular mechanisms of ionising radiation induced mutagenesis and carcinogenesis using data derived from cellular and whole animal studies. The papers presented discuss topics including DNA repair and mutation, induced genomic damage, recombination, oncogenesis, molecular epidemiology, and modelling of the carcinogenic process. A report on discussions relating to genomic instability, and carcinogenesis and the modelling of cancer risk, is also provided.

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Authors: CHADWICK K H, European Commission, Bruxelles (BE);COX R, National Radiological Protection Board, Chilton, Didcot (GB);LEENHOUTS H P, RIVM, Laboratory of Radiation Research, Bilthoven (NL);THACKER J (EDITORS), MRC Radiobiology Unit, DNA Repair and Mutagenesis Group, Chilton, Didcot (GB)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 15294 EN (1994) 319 pp., FS, ECU 36.50
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ISBN: ISBN 92-826-7321-9
Record Number: 199410520 / Last updated on: 1994-11-28
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en