Search tips
Search criteria 


Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1974 August; 67(8): 741–743.
PMCID: PMC1645819

Carcinogens in the environment.

Full text

Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (571K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Links to PubMed are also available for Selected References.

Selected References

These references are in PubMed. This may not be the complete list of references from this article.
  • Ames BN, Durston WE, Yamasaki E, Lee FD. Carcinogens are mutagens: a simple test system combining liver homogenates for activation and bacteria for detection. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1973 Aug;70(8):2281–2285. [PubMed]
  • Baum JK, Bookstein JJ, Holtz F, Klein EW. Possible association between benign hepatomas and oral contraceptives. Lancet. 1973 Oct 27;2(7835):926–929. [PubMed]
  • Boyland E. The correlation of experimental carcinogenesis and cancer in man. Prog Exp Tumor Res. 1969;11:222–234. [PubMed]
  • Herbst AL, Ulfelder H, Poskanzer DC. Adenocarcinoma of the vagina. Association of maternal stilbestrol therapy with tumor appearance in young women. N Engl J Med. 1971 Apr 15;284(15):878–881. [PubMed]
  • Hueper WC. Public health hazards from environmental chemical carcinogens, mutagens and teratogens. Health Phys. 1971 Nov;21(5):689–707. [PubMed]
  • Johnson FL, Lerner KG, Siegel M, Feagler JR, Majerus PW, Hartmann JR, Thomas ED. Association of androgenic-anabolic steroid therapy with development of hepatocellular carcinoma. Lancet. 1972 Dec 16;2(7790):1273–1276. [PubMed]
  • Lee FI, Harry DS. Angiosarcoma of the liver in a vinyl-chloride worker. Lancet. 1974 Jun 29;1(7870):1316–1318. [PubMed]
  • Miller EC, Miller JA. Mechanisms of chemical carcinogenesis: nature of proximate carcinogens and interactions with macromolecules. Pharmacol Rev. 1966 Mar;18(1):805–838. [PubMed]

Articles from Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine are provided here courtesy of Royal Society of Medicine Press