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Section of Evidence Synthesis and Classification

IARC Monographs Group

Previous Publications

All publications 2020-2015

1. Hall, A. L., Kromhout, H., Schuz, J., Peters, S., Portengen, L., Vermeulen, R., . . . Olsson, A. (2020). Laryngeal Cancer Risks in Workers Exposed to Lung Carcinogens: Exposure-Effect Analyses Using a Quantitative Job Exposure Matrix. Epidemiology. 31(1): 145-154. PMID: 31577634 doi: 10.1097/ede.0000000000001120

2. La Merrill, M. A., Vandenberg, L. N., Smith, M. T., Goodson, W., Browne, P., Patisaul, H. B., . . . Zoeller, R. T. (2020). Consensus on the key characteristics of endocrine-disrupting chemicals as a basis for hazard identification. Nat Rev Endocrinol. 16(1): 45-57. PMID: 31719706 doi: 10.1038/s41574-019-0273-8

3. Patel, D. M., Jones, R. R., Booth, B. J., Olsson, A. C., Kromhout, H., Straif, K., . . . Ward, M. H. (2020). Parental occupational exposure to pesticides, animals and organic dust and risk of childhood leukemia and central nervous system tumors: Findings from the International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium (I4C). Int J Cancer. 146(4): 943-952. PMID: 31054169 doi: 10.1002/ijc.32388

4. Rusyn, I., Belpoggi, F., Camacho, L., Kafferlein, H. U., Cattley, R., Estill, C. F., . . . Grp, I. M. V. (2020). Carcinogenicity of some industrial chemical intermediates and solvents. Lancet Oncology. 21(1): 25-26. PMID: 31787538 doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(19)30779-X

5. Samet, J. M., Chiu, W. A., Cogliano, V., Jinot, J., Kriebel, D., Lunn, R. M., . . . Wild, C. P. (2020). The IARC Monographs: Updated Procedures for Modern and Transparent Evidence Synthesis in Cancer Hazard Identification. J Natl Cancer Inst. 112(1): 30-37. PMID: 31498409 doi: 10.1093/jnci/djz169

6. Bamia, C., Turati, F., Guha, N., van den Brandt, P., Loomis, D., Ferraroni, M., . . . Guercio, V. (2019). The role of coffee consumption in breast and ovarian cancer risk: updated meta-analyses. Epidemiol Biostat Public Health. 16(1): e13078-13071 – e13078-13025. doi: ARTN e13078
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8. Birkett, N., Al-Zoughool, M., Bird, M., Baan, R. A., Zielinski, J., & Krewski, D. (2019). Overview of biological mechanisms of human carcinogens. J Toxicol Env Health-Pt B-Crit Rev. 22(7-8): 288-359. doi: 10.1080/10937404.2019.1643539

9. Brenner, D. R., Fehringer, G., Zhang, Z. F., Lee, Y. A., Meyers, T., Matsuo, K., . . . Straif, K. (2019). Alcohol consumption and lung cancer risk: A pooled analysis from the International Lung Cancer Consortium and the SYNERGY study. Cancer Epidemiol. 58: 25-32. PMID: 30445228 doi: 10.1016/j.canep.2018.10.006

10. Dahm, M. M., Bertke, S., & Schubauer-Berigan, M. K. (2019). Predicting Occupational Exposures to Carbon Nanotubes and Nanofibers Based on Workplace Determinants Modeling. Ann. Work Expos. Health. 63(2): 158-172. doi: 10.1093/annweh/wxy102

11. Grosse, Y., Lajoie, P., Billard, M., Krewski, D., Rice, J., Baan, R. A., . . . Zielinski, J. M. (2019). Development of a database on tumors and tumor sites in humans and in experimental animals for ‘Group 1 agents identified through volume 109 of the IARC Monographs. J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev. 22(7-8): 237-243. PMID: 31612803 doi: 10.1080/10937404.2019.1642601

12. Hall, A. L., Kecklund, G., Leineweber, C., & Tucker, P. (2019). Effect of work schedule on prospective antidepressant prescriptions in Sweden: a 2-year sex-stratified analysis using national drug registry data. BMJ Open. 9(1): e023247. PMID: 30782699 doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023247

13. Honaryar, M. K., Lunn, R. M., Luce, D., Ahrens, W., t Mannetje, A., Hansen, J., . . . Guha, N. (2019). Welding fumes and lung cancer: a meta-analysis of case-control and cohort studies. Occup Environ Med. 76(6): 422-431. PMID: 30948521 doi: 10.1136/oemed-2018-105447

14. Iavicoli, S., Driscoll, T. R., Hogan, M., Iavicoli, I., Rantanen, J. H., Straif, K., & Takala, J. (2019). New avenues for prevention of occupational cancer: a global policy perspective. Occup Environ Med. 76(6): 360-362. PMID: 31088975 doi: 10.1136/oemed-2018-105546

15. Kelly-Reif, K., Sandler, D. P., Shore, D., Schubauer-Berigan, M., Troester, M. A., Nylander-French, L., & Richardson, D. B. (2019). Mortality and cancer incidence among underground uranium miners in the Czech Republic 1977-1992. Occup Environ Med. 76(8): 511-518. PMID: 31167952 doi: 10.1136/oemed-2018-105562

16. Krewski, D., Bird, M., Al-Zoughool, M., Birkett, N., Billard, M., Milton, B., . . . Zielinski, J. M. (2019). Key characteristics of 86 agents known to cause cancer in humans. J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev. 22(7-8): 244-263. PMID: 31637961 doi: 10.1080/10937404.2019.1643536

17. Krewski, D., Rice, J. M., Bird, M., Milton, B., Collins, B., Lajoie, P., . . . Zielinski, J. M. (2019). Concordance between sites of tumor development in humans and in experimental animals for 111 agents that are carcinogenic to humans. J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev. 22(7-8): 203-236. PMID: 31795923 doi: 10.1080/10937404.2019.1642586

18. Leon, M. E., Schinasi, L. H., Lebailly, P., Beane Freeman, L. E., Nordby, K. C., Ferro, G., . . . Schuz, J. (2019). Pesticide use and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoid malignancies in agricultural cohorts from France, Norway and the USA: a pooled analysis from the AGRICOH consortium. Int J Epidemiol. 48(5): 1519-1535. PMID: 30880337 doi: 10.1093/ije/dyz017

19. Loomis, D., Guha, N., Kogevinas, M., Fontana, V., Gennaro, V., Kolstad, H. A., . . . Saracci, R. (2019). Cancer mortality in an international cohort of reinforced plastics workers exposed to styrene: a reanalysis. Occup Environ Med. 76(3): 157-162. PMID: 29669820 doi: 10.1136/oemed-2018-105131

20. Malir, F., Louda, M., Ostry, V., Toman, J., Ali, N., Grosse, Y., . . . Degen, G. H. (2019). Analyses of biomarkers of exposure to nephrotoxic mycotoxins in a cohort of patients with renal tumours. Mycotoxin Res. 35(4): 391-403. PMID: 31254204 doi: 10.1007/s12550-019-00365-9

21. Mandrik, O., Zielonke, N., Meheus, F., Severens, J. L. H., Guha, N., Herrero Acosta, R., & Murillo, R. (2019). Systematic reviews as a ‘lens of evidence’: Determinants of benefits and harms of breast cancer screening. Int J Cancer. 145(4): 994-1006. PMID: 30762235 doi: 10.1002/ijc.32211

22. Marant Micallef, C., Shield, K. D., Vignat, J., Baldi, I., Charbotel, B., Fervers, B., . . . Soerjomataram, I. (2019). Cancers in France in 2015 attributable to occupational exposures. Int J Hyg Environ Health. 222(1): 22-29. PMID: 30174219 doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2018.07.015

23. Marques, M., Berrington, d. G. A., Beland, F., Browne, P., Demers, P., Lachenmeier, D., . . . Guyton, K. (2019). Advisory Group recommendations on priorities for the IARC Monographs. Lancet Oncol. 20(6): 763-764. PMID: 31005580 doi: 10.1016/s1470-2045(19)30246-3

24. Mehrotra, R., Yadav, A., Sinha, D. N., Parascandola, M., John, R. M., Ayo-Yusuf, O., . . . Gupta, P. C. (2019). Smokeless tobacco control in 180 countries across the globe: call to action for full implementation of WHO FCTC measures. Lancet Oncol. 20(4): E208-E217. doi: 10.1016/s1470-2045(19)30084-1

25. Richmond, R. C., Anderson, E. L., Dashti, H. S., Jones, S. E., Lane, J. M., Strand, L. B., . . . Smith, G. D. (2019). Investigating causal relations between sleep traits and risk of breast cancer in women: mendelian randomisation study. BMJ. 365: l2327. PMID: 31243001 doi: 10.1136/bmj.l2327

26. Steenland, K., Barry, V., Anttila, A., Sallmen, M., Mueller, W., Ritchie, P., . . . Straif, K. (2019). Cancer incidence among workers with blood lead measurements in two countries. Occup Environ Med. 76(9): 603-610. PMID: 31296664 doi: 10.1136/oemed-2019-105786

27. Zhivagui, M., Ng, A. W. T., Ardin, M., Churchwell, M. I., Pandey, M., Renard, C., . . . Zavadil, J. (2019). Experimental and pan-cancer genome analyses reveal widespread contribution of acrylamide exposure to carcinogenesis in humans. Genome Res. 29(4): 521-531. PMID: 30846532 doi: 10.1101/gr.242453.118

28. Chiu, W. A., Guyton, K. Z., Martin, M. T., Reif, D. M., & Rusyn, I. (2018). Use of high-throughput in vitro toxicity screening data in cancer hazard evaluations by IARC Monograph Working Groups. Altex. 35(1): 51-64. PMID: 28738424 doi: 10.14573/altex.1703231

29. Farioli, A., Straif, K., Brandi, G., Curti, S., Kjaerheim, K., Martinsen, J. I., . . . Pukkala, E. (2018). Occupational exposure to asbestos and risk of cholangiocarcinoma: a population-based case-control study in four Nordic countries. Occup Environ Med. 75(3): 191-198. PMID: 29133597 doi: 10.1136/oemed-2017-104603

30. GBD 2017 SDG Collaborators (2018). Measuring progress from 1990 to 2017 and projecting attainment to 2030 of the health-related Sustainable Development Goals for 195 countries and territories: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017. Lancet. 392(10159): 2091-2138. PMID: 30496107 doi: 10.1016/s0140-6736(18)32281-5

31. Guyton, K. Z., Rieswijk, L., Wang, A., Chiu, W. A., & Smith, M. T. (2018). Key Characteristics Approach to Carcinogenic Hazard Identification. Chem Res Toxicol. 31(12): 1290-1292. PMID: 30521319 doi: 10.1021/acs.chemrestox.8b00321

32. Guyton, K. Z., Rusyn, I., Chiu, W. A., Corpet, D. E., van den Berg, M., Ross, M. K., . . . Smith, M. T. (2018). Application of the key characteristics of carcinogens in cancer hazard identification. Carcinogenesis. 39(4): 614-622. PMID: 29562322 doi: 10.1093/carcin/bgy031

33. Guyton, K. Z., Rusyn, I., Chiu, W. A., Corpet, D. E., van den Berg, M., Ross, M. K., . . . Smith, M. T. (2018). Re: ‘Application of the key characteristics of carcinogens in cancer hazard evaluation’: response to Goodman, Lynch and Rhomberg. Carcinogenesis. 39(8): 1091-1093. PMID: 29982359 doi: 10.1093/carcin/bgy082

34. Hall, A. L., Davies, H. W., & Koehoorn, M. (2018). Personal light-at-night exposures and components of variability in two common shift work industries: uses and implications for future research. Scand J Work Environ Health. 44(1): 80-87. PMID: 28951937 doi: 10.5271/sjweh.3673

35. Hall, A. L., Franche, R. L., & Koehoorn, M. (2018). Examining Exposure Assessment in Shift Work Research: A Study on Depression Among Nurses. Ann Work Expo Health. 62(2): 182-194. PMID: 29340621 doi: 10.1093/annweh/wxx103

36. Hovanec, J., Siemiatycki, J., Conway, D. I., Olsson, A., Stucker, I., Guida, F., . . . Behrens, T. (2018). Lung cancer and socioeconomic status in a pooled analysis of case-control studies. PLoS ONE. 13(2): e0192999. PMID: 29462211 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0192999

37. IARC Monographs Vol 121 Group (2018). Carcinogenicity of quinoline, styrene, and styrene-7,8-oxide. Lancet Oncol. 19(6): 728-729. PMID: 29680246 doi: 10.1016/s1470-2045(18)30316-4

38. IARC Monographs Vol 123 Group (2018). Carcinogenicity of some nitrobenzenes and other industrial chemicals. Lancet Oncol. 19(12): e681-e682. PMID: 30392807 doi: 10.1016/s1470-2045(18)30823-4

39. Kromhout, H., Friesen, M., Marques, M. M., Sergi, C. M., Abdallah, M., Benke, G., . . . Straif, K. (2018). Carcinogenicity of isobutyl nitrite, beta-picoline, and some acrylates. Lancet Oncol. 19(8): 1020-1022. PMID: 30700372 doi: 10.1016/s1470-2045(18)30491-1

40. Kulhanova, I., Morelli, X., Le Tertre, A., Loomis, D., Charbotel, B., Medina, S., . . . Soerjomataram, I. (2018). The fraction of lung cancer incidence attributable to fine particulate air pollution in France: Impact of spatial resolution of air pollution models. Environ Int. 121(Pt 2): 1079-1086. PMID: 30389379 doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2018.09.055

41. Loomis, D., Guha, N., Hall, A. L., & Straif, K. (2018). Identifying occupational carcinogens: an update from the IARC Monographs. Occup Environ Med. 75(8): 593-603. PMID: 29769352 doi: 10.1136/oemed-2017-104944

42. Lukic, M., Guha, N., Licaj, I., van den Brandt, P. A., Stayner, L. T., Tavani, A., & Weiderpass, E. (2018). Coffee Drinking and the Risk of Endometrial Cancer: An Updated Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies. Nutr Cancer. 70(4): 513-528. PMID: 29708405 doi: 10.1080/01635581.2018.1460681

43. Marant Micallef, C., Shield, K. D., Baldi, I., Charbotel, B., Fervers, B., Gilg Soit Ilg, A., . . . Soerjomataram, I. (2018). Occupational exposures and cancer: a review of agents and relative risk estimates. Occup Environ Med. 75(8): 604-614. PMID: 29735747 doi: 10.1136/oemed-2017-104858

44. Ostry, V., Malir, F., Cumova, M., Kyrova, V., Toman, J., Grosse, Y., . . . Ruprich, J. (2018). Investigation of patulin and citrinin in grape must and wine from grapes naturally contaminated by strains of Penicillium expansum. Food Chem Toxicol. 118: 805-811. PMID: 29908267 doi: 10.1016/j.fct.2018.06.022

45. Ostry, V., Toman, J., Grosse, Y., & Malir, F. (2018). Cyclopiazonic acid: 50th anniversary of its discovery. World Mycotoxin Journal. 11(1): 135-148. doi: 10.3920/wmj2017.2243

46. Shapiro, A. J., Antoni, S., Guyton, K. Z., Lunn, R. M., Loomis, D., Rusyn, I., . . . Guha, N. (2018). Software Tools to Facilitate Systematic Review Used for Cancer Hazard Identification. Environ Health Perspect. 126(10): 104501. PMID: 30392397 doi: 10.1289/ehp4224

47. Toman, J., Malir, F., Ostry, V., Kilic, M. A., Roubal, T., Grosse, Y., & Pfohl-Leszkowicz, A. (2018). Transfer of ochratoxin A from raw black tea to tea infusions prepared according to the Turkish tradition. J Sci Food Agric. 98(1): 261-265. PMID: 28580652 doi: 10.1002/jsfa.8464

48. Toman, J., Ostry, V., Grosse, Y., Roubal, T., & Malir, F. (2018). Occurrence of ochratoxin A in Astragalus propinquus root and its transfer to decoction. Mycotoxin Res. 34(3): 223-227. PMID: 29696523 doi: 10.1007/s12550-018-0317-2

49. Vaccarella, S., Lortet-Tieulent, J., Saracci, R., Fidler, M. M., Conway, D. I., Vilahur, N., . . . Wild, C. P. (2018). Reducing Social Inequalities in Cancer: Setting Priorities for Research. CA Cancer J Clin. 68(5): 324-326. PMID: 30152865 doi: 10.3322/caac.21463

50. Warnakulasuriya, S., & Straif, K. (2018). Carcinogenicity of smokeless tobacco: Evidence from studies in humans & experimental animals. Indian J Med Res. 148(6): 681-686. PMID: 30778001 doi: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_149_18

51. Wignall, J. A., Muratov, E., Sedykh, A., Guyton, K. Z., Tropsha, A., Rusyn, I., & Chiu, W. A. (2018). Conditional Toxicity Value (CTV) Predictor: An In Silico Approach for Generating Quantitative Risk Estimates for Chemicals. Environ Health Perspect. 126(5): 13. PMID: 29847084 doi: 10.1289/ehp2998

52. Bigert, C., Gustavsson, P., Straif, K., Schuz, J., Olsson, A. C., Taeger, D., & Bruning, T. (2017). Response to “Lung Cancer Risk Among Non-Smoking Firefighters”. J Occup Environ Med. 59(4): e69. PMID: 28628059 doi: 10.1097/jom.0000000000000984

53. Cohen, A. J., Brauer, M., Burnett, R., Anderson, H. R., Frostad, J., Estep, K., . . . Forouzanfar, M. H. (2017). Estimates and 25-year trends of the global burden of disease attributable to ambient air pollution: an analysis of data from the Global Burden of Diseases Study 2015. Lancet. 389(10082): 1907-1918. PMID: 28408086 doi: 10.1016/s0140-6736(17)30505-6

54. Corvi, R., Madia, F., Guyton, K. Z., Kasper, P., Rudel, R., Colacci, A., . . . Jennings, P. (2017). Moving forward in carcinogenicity assessment: Report of an EURL ECVAM/ESTIV workshop. Toxicol In Vitro. 45: 278-286. PMID: 28911985 doi: 10.1016/j.tiv.2017.09.010

55. Cree, I. A., Uttley, L., Buckley Woods, H., Kikuchi, H., Reiman, A., Harnan, S., . . . Shaw, J. (2017). The evidence base for circulating tumour DNA blood-based biomarkers for the early detection of cancer: a systematic mapping review. BMC cancer. 17(1): 697. PMID: 29061138 doi: 10.1186/s12885-017-3693-7

56. Fehringer, G., Brenner, D. R., Zhang, Z. F., Lee, Y. A., Matsuo, K., Ito, H., . . . Hung, R. J. (2017). Alcohol and lung cancer risk among never smokers: A pooled analysis from the international lung cancer consortium and the SYNERGY study. Int J Cancer. 140(9): 1976-1984. PMID: 28120396 doi: 10.1002/ijc.30618

57. Feletto, E., Schonfeld, S. J., Kovalevskiy, E. V., Bukhtiyarov, I. V., Kashanskiy, S. V., Moissonnier, M., . . . Kromhout, H. (2017). A comparison of parallel dust and fibre measurements of airborne chrysotile asbestos in a large mine and processing factories in the Russian Federation. Int J Hyg Environ Health. 220(5): 857-868. PMID: 28457891 doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2017.04.001

58. Grosse, Y., Loomis, D., Guyton, K. Z., El Ghissassi, F., Bouvard, V., Benbrahim-Tallaa, L., . . . Straif, K. (2017). Some chemicals that cause tumours of the urinary tract in rodents. Lancet Oncol. 18(8): 1003-1004. PMID: 28666821 doi: 10.1016/s1470-2045(17)30505-3

59. Guha, N., Loomis, D., Guyton, K. Z., Grosse, Y., El Ghissassi, F., Bouvard, V., . . . Straif, K. (2017). Carcinogenicity of welding, molybdenum trioxide, and indium tin oxide. Lancet Oncol. 18(5): 581-582. PMID: 28408286 doi: 10.1016/s1470-2045(17)30255-3

60. Guyton, K. Z., Loomis, D., & Straif, K. (2017). Reply to “the critical role of pre-publication peer review-a case study of glyphosate” by FN Dost. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 24(8): 7850-7851. PMID: 27726074 doi: 10.1007/s11356-016-7675-0

61. Hamra, G. B., Richardson, D. B., Dement, J., & Loomis, D. (2017). Lung Cancer Risk Associated with Regulated and Unregulated Chrysotile Asbestos Fibers. Epidemiology. 28(2): 275-280. PMID: 27922528 doi: 10.1097/ede.0000000000000597

62. Leon, M. E., Assefa, M., Kassa, E., Bane, A., Gemechu, T., Tilahun, Y., . . . Jemal, A. (2017). Qat use and esophageal cancer in Ethiopia: A pilot case-control study. PLoS ONE. 12(6): e0178911. PMID: 28594883 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0178911

63. Loomis, D., Guyton, K. Z., Grosse, Y., El Ghissassi, F., Bouvard, V., Benbrahim-Tallaa, L., . . . Straif, K. (2017). Carcinogenicity of benzene. Lancet Oncol. 18(12): 1574-1575. PMID: 29107678 doi: 10.1016/s1470-2045(17)30832-x

64. Loomis, D., Guyton, K. Z., Straif, K., & Wild, C. P. (2017). Classification schemes for carcinogenicity based on hazard identification serve science and society. Regul Toxicol Pharmacol. 88: 356-357. PMID: 28216242 doi: 10.1016/j.yrtph.2017.02.010

65. Olsson, A. C., Vermeulen, R., Schuz, J., Kromhout, H., Pesch, B., Peters, S., . . . Straif, K. (2017). Exposure-Response Analyses of Asbestos and Lung Cancer Subtypes in a Pooled Analysis of Case-Control Studies. Epidemiology. 28(2): 288-299. PMID: 28141674 doi: 10.1097/ede.0000000000000604

66. Ostry, V., Malir, F., Toman, J., & Grosse, Y. (2017). Mycotoxins as human carcinogens-the IARC Monographs classification. Mycotoxin Res. 33(1): 65-73. PMID: 27888487 doi: 10.1007/s12550-016-0265-7

67. Schonfeld, S. J., Kovalevskiy, E. V., Feletto, E., Bukhtiyarov, I. V., Kashanskiy, S. V., Moissonier, M., . . . Kromhout, H. (2017). Temporal Trends in Airborne Dust Concentrations at a Large Chrysotile Mine and its Asbestos-enrichment Factories in the Russian Federation During 1951-2001. Ann Work Expo Health. 61(7): 797-808. PMID: 28810689 doi: 10.1093/annweh/wxx051

68. Steenland, K., Barry, V., Anttila, A., Sallmen, M., McElvenny, D., Todd, A. C., & Straif, K. (2017). A cohort mortality study of lead-exposed workers in the USA, Finland and the UK. Occup Environ Med. 74(11): 785-791. PMID: 28546320 doi: 10.1136/oemed-2017-104311

69. Trahearn, N., Epstein, D., Cree, I., Snead, D., & Rajpoot, N. (2017). Hyper-Stain Inspector: A Framework for Robust Registration and Localised Co-Expression Analysis of Multiple Whole-Slide Images of Serial Histology Sections. Sci Rep. 7(1): 5641. PMID: 28717124 doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-05511-w

70. Behrens, T., Gross, I., Siemiatycki, J., Conway, D. I., Olsson, A., Stucker, I., . . . Bruning, T. (2016). Occupational prestige, social mobility and the association with lung cancer in men. BMC cancer. 16: 395. PMID: 27388894 doi: 10.1186/s12885-016-2432-9

71. Berthiller, J., Straif, K., Agudo, A., Ahrens, W., Bezerra Dos Santos, A., Boccia, S., . . . Lee, Y. C. (2016). Low frequency of cigarette smoking and the risk of head and neck cancer in the INHANCE consortium pooled analysis. Int J Epidemiol. 45(3): 835-845. PMID: 26228584 doi: 10.1093/ije/dyv146

72. Bigert, C., Gustavsson, P., Straif, K., Taeger, D., Pesch, B., Kendzia, B., . . . Olsson, A. C. (2016). Lung Cancer Among Firefighters: Smoking-Adjusted Risk Estimates in a Pooled Analysis of Case-Control Studies. J Occup Environ Med. 58(11): 1137-1143. PMID: 27820764 doi: 10.1097/jom.0000000000000878

73. Chappell, G., Pogribny, I. P., Guyton, K. Z., & Rusyn, I. (2016). Epigenetic alterations induced by genotoxic occupational and environmental human chemical carcinogens: A systematic literature review. Mutat Res Rev Mutat Res. 768: 27-45. PMID: 27234561 doi: 10.1016/j.mrrev.2016.03.004

74. Chatterjee, S., Chattopadhyay, A., Senapati, S. N., Samanta, D. R., Elliott, L., Loomis, D., . . . Panigrahi, P. (2016). Cancer Registration in India – Current Scenario and Future Perspectives. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 17(8): 3687-3696. PMID: 27644602

75. Cichocki, J. A., Guyton, K. Z., Guha, N., Chiu, W. A., Rusyn, I., & Lash, L. H. (2016). Target Organ Metabolism, Toxicity, and Mechanisms of Trichloroethylene and Perchloroethylene: Key Similarities, Differences, and Data Gaps. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 359(1): 110-123. PMID: 27511820 doi: 10.1124/jpet.116.232629

76. Cote, I., Andersen, M. E., Ankley, G. T., Barone, S., Birnbaum, L. S., Boekelheide, K., . . . DeWoskin, R. S. (2016). The Next Generation of Risk Assessment Multi-Year Study-Highlights of Findings, Applications to Risk Assessment, and Future Directions. Environ Health Perspect. 124(11): 1671-1682. PMID: 27091369 doi: 10.1289/ehp233

77. Denholm, R., Schuz, J., Straif, K., Ali, F. M., Bonas, F., Gjebrea, O., . . . Olsson, A. C. (2016). Environmental carcinogen exposure and lifestyle factors affecting cancer risk in Qatar: findings from a qualitative review. East Mediterr Health J. 22(3): 219-227. PMID: 27334079

78. Espina, C., Straif, K., Friis, S., Kogevinas, M., Saracci, R., Vainio, H., & Schüz, J. (2016). Quatrième Code européen contre le cancer : environnement, profession et cancer. Psycho-Oncologie. 10(3): 150-164. doi: 10.1007/s11839-016-0579-x

79. Grosse, Y., Loomis, D., Guyton, K. Z., El Ghissassi, F., Bouvard, V., Benbrahim-Tallaa, L., . . . Straif, K. (2016). Carcinogenicity of some industrial chemicals. Lancet Oncol. 17(4): 419-420. PMID: 26928709 doi: 10.1016/s1470-2045(16)00137-6

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