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IARC Publications - WHO Classification of Tumours of the Lung, Pleura, Thymus and Heart. Fourth edition

14/04/2015 WHO Classification of Tumours of the Lung, Pleura, Thymus and Heart is the seventh volume in the 4th Edition of the WHO series on histological and genetic typing of human tumours. This authoritative, concise reference book provides an international standard for oncologists and pathologists and will serve as an indispensable guide for use in the design of studies monitoring response to therapy and clinical outcome.

WHO Classification of Tumours of the Lung, Pleura, Thymus and Heart. Fourth edition
WHO Classification of Tumours, Volume 7
Edited by W.D. Travis, E. Brambilla, A.P. Burke, A. Marx, A.G. Nicholson
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IARC Publications - Cancer Incidence in Five Continents, Volume X (Print)

14/04/2015 Cancer Incidence in Five Continents, Volume X (CI5-X) is now available in print format. The series is an invaluable source of information about the global burden and distribution of cancer, and Volume X has a wider coverage than ever, presenting high-quality standardized data for cancers diagnosed during the period 2003-2007 from 290 cancer registries in 68 countries.

IARC Scientific Publication No. 164
Cancer Incidence in Five Continents, Volume X
Edited by D. Forman, F. Bray, D.H. Brewster, C. Gombe Mbalawa, B. Kohler, M. Piñeros, E. Steliarova-Foucher, R. Swaminathan and J. Ferlay (2014)
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Exposure to aflatoxin B1 in utero is associated with DNA methylation in white blood cells of infants in The Gambia

13/04/2015 A new study, led jointly by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), the University of Leeds, the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, the University of Cambridge, and Queen’s University Belfast, looks at the impact of aflatoxin exposure during pregnancy on the methylome. The study, published online in the International Journal of Epidemiology, was carried out in newborns in The Gambia, where aflatoxin is a common food contaminant, linked to impaired childhood growth and increased risk of liver cancer.

Exposure to aflatoxin B1 in utero is associated with DNA methylation in white blood cells of infants in The Gambia
Hernandez-Vargas H, Castelino J, Silver MJ, Dominguez-Salas P, Cros MP, Durand G, et al.
International Journal of Epidemiology 2015; doi: 10.1093/ije/dyv027
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WHO Classification of Tumours of the Lung, Pleura, Thymus and Heart. Fourth edition

14/04/2015 WHO Classification of Tumours of the Lung, Pleura, Thymus and Heart. Fourth edition

WHO Classification of Tumours, Volume 7

Edited by W.D. Travis, E. Brambilla, A.P. Burke, A. Marx, A.G. Nicholson

WHO Classification of Tumours of the Lung, Pleura, Thymus and Heart is the seventh volume in the 4th Edition of the WHO series on histological and genetic typing of human tumours. This authoritative, concise reference book provides an international standard for oncologists and pathologists and will serve as an indispensable guide for use in the design of studies monitoring response to therapy and clinical outcome.
Order at WHOPress

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