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Carcinogen

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A carcinogen is any substance, radionuclide, or radiation that is an agent directly involved in causing cancer. This may be due to the ability to damage the ...

Known and Probable Human Carcinogens - American Cancer Society

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Oct 27, 2015 ... Carcinogens do not cause cancer in every case, all the time. Substances labeled as carcinogens may have different levels of cancer-causing ...

Safety and Health Topics | Carcinogens

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Carcinogens are agents that can cause cancer. In industry, there are many potential exposures to carcinogens. Generally, workplace exposures are considered ...

Carcinogen | Definition of Carcinogen by Merriam-Webster

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Define carcinogen: medical : a substance that can cause cancer—carcinogen in a sentence.

Chemicals and Radiation Linked to Breast Cancer

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Exposures to breast carcinogens—chemicals that directly cause breast cancer— are an obvious concern. But we also must pay attention to exposures to ...

CDC – Occupational Cancer – Carcinogen List – NIOSH Safety and ...

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May 2, 2012 ... The following is a list of substances NIOSH considers to be potential occupational carcinogens. A number of the carcinogen classifications deal ...

Chemicals and Cancer - NTP: Known to be a Human Carcinogen

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Mar 3, 2011 ... NTP: Known to be a Human Carcinogen. Cancer classification (carcinogen classification) is a system by which hazardous substances are rated ...

Carcinogen definition - Cancer Center: Information on Cancer Types ...

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Carcinogen: A substance or agent that causes cancer. Related terms include the adjective "carcinogenic" and the nouns "carcinogenesis" and "carcinogenicity.

Cancer Causing Agents - Carcinogens - Cancer Center: Information ...

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The US federal government released the 11th edition of the Report on Carcinogens (December, 2004). This Report, published every two years by the National ...

Examples of Environmental Carcinogens | PSR

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Arsenic is a known human carcinogen. Back. Asbestos is a group of naturally produced chemicals composed of silicon compounds. It is used in insulation ...

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8 New Substances Added to List of Carcinogens | Cancer-Causing ...

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Jun 13, 2011 ... The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has added eight substances to its list of cancer-causing carcinogens, including ...

IARC Monographs- Classifications

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Feb 22, 2016 ... Group 1, Carcinogenic to humans, 118 agents. Group 2A, Probably carcinogenic to humans, 79. Group 2B, Possibly carcinogenic to humans ...

Carcinogen | Define Carcinogen at Dictionary.com

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Carcinogen definition, any substance or agent that tends to produce a cancer. See more.