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Disease Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial

These are exposure studies associated with the disease and all of its children.

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1. von Ehrenstein OS, et al. (2016). California Cancer Registry Our data suggest that in utero and infancy exposures to air toxics generated by industrial and road traffic sources may increase the risk of primitive neuroectodermal tumor and medulloblastoma, with limited support for increased risks for astrocytoma in children up to age 6. 1,12-benzoperylene | 1,2,5,6-dibenzanthracene | 1,3-butadiene | 2-dichlorobenzene | 2-xylene | 4-dichlorobenzene | Acetaldehyde | Benzene | Benzo(a)pyrene | benzo(b)fluoranthene | benzo(k)fluoranthene | Chloroform | Chromium | chromium hexavalent ion | ethylbenzene | Formaldehyde | indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene | Lead | Methylene Chloride | Nickel | Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons | Selenium | Styrene | Tetrachloroethylene | Toluene | Trichloroethylene Controls for disease:Neuroectodermal Tumors, Primitive | Subjects with disease:Neuroectodermal Tumors, Primitive United States air 1,12-benzoperylene | 1,2,5,6-dibenzanthracene | 1,3-butadiene | 2-dichlorobenzene | 2-xylene | 4-dichlorobenzene | Acetaldehyde | Benzene | Benzo(a)pyrene | benzo(b)fluoranthene | benzo(k)fluoranthene | Chloroform | Chromium | chromium hexavalent ion | ethylbenzene | Formaldehyde | indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene | Lead | Methylene Chloride | Nickel | Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons | Selenium | Styrene | Tetrachloroethylene | Toluene | Trichloroethylene Details Astrocytoma | Medulloblastoma | Neuroectodermal Tumors, Primitive
2. Carreón T, et al. (2005). Upper Midwest Health Study (UMHS) Results show that exposure to pesticides was not associated with an increased risk of intracranial gliomas in women. 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic Acid | 2-chloro-N-(ethoxymethyl)-N-(2-methyl-6-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl)acetamide | alachlor | Aniline Compounds | Arsenicals | Atrazine | bentazone | Benzoic Acid | Carbamates | cyanazine | DDT | Diazinon | Dicamba | Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated | imazethapyr | Inorganic Chemicals | Malathion | metolachlor | Organophosphates | pendimethalin | Pesticides | Triazines | Trifluralin Controls for disease:Glioma | Subjects with disease:Glioma United States Details Glioma
3. Lai H, et al. (2014). The findings of this study indicate that occupational aflatoxin B1 airway exposure might be associated with the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma among factory workers. Aflatoxin B1 Controls for disease:Carcinoma, Hepatocellular | Subjects with disease:Carcinoma, Hepatocellular | Workers China dust | serum aflatoxin-albumin adduct | Aflatoxin B1 Details Carcinoma, Hepatocellular
4. Liu Y, et al. (2010). Aflatoxin may play a causative role in 4.6-28.2% of all global hepatocellular carcinoma cases. Aflatoxins Study subjects Argentina|Australia|
Brazil|China|
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the|Egypt|
Ethiopia|Gambia|
India|Indonesia|
Iran, Islamic Republic of|Kenya|
Korea, Republic of|Malaysia|
Mexico|Mozambique|
Nigeria|Pakistan|
Philippines|South Africa|
Sudan|Tanzania, United Republic of|
Thailand|United States|
Zimbabwe
Aflatoxins Details Carcinoma, Hepatocellular
5. Xue X, et al. (2013). The hOGG1 Ser326Cys polymorphism might be associated with the risk of lung adenocarcinoma in Chinese non-smoking females. Furthermore, there is a significant gene-environment association between cooking oil fumes and hOGG1 326 Cys/Cys genotype in lung adenocarcinoma among female non-smokers. genetics Air Pollutants Controls for disease:Adenocarcinoma of lung | Subjects with disease:Adenocarcinoma of lung | Subjects with gene influence:OGG1 China Details Adenocarcinoma of lung
6. Lavigne É, et al. (2017). In this population-based study, results suggest an association between exposure to ambient air pollution during pregnancy, especially in the first trimester and an increased risk of astrocytoma and acute lymphoblastic leukemia in early childhood cancer. Air Pollutants Children | Pregnant females Canada air, ambient Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter Details Astrocytoma | Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma | Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects
7. Thompson JA, et al. (2008). The current study identified geographic factors supporting more focused studies of germ cell tumors and 'other' gliomas in areas of intense cropping, hepatic cancer near Hazardous Air Pollutant (HAP) release facilities and specific locations with increased risks for CNS embryonal tumors and for 'other' leukemias. Air Pollutants | Pesticides Children United States Details Glioma | Liver Neoplasms | Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal
8. Applebaum KM, et al. (2007). We found increased basal cell carcinoma risk associated with high arsenic exposure among homozygous variants in nucleotide excision repair gene XPA; in subjects with two ERCC2 polymorphisms, there was a 2-fold increased risk of squamous cell carcinoma associated with elevated arsenic. genetics Arsenic Subjects with gene influence:ERCC2 | Subjects with gene influence:XPA United States Details Carcinoma, Basal Cell | Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
9. Zhang A, et al. (2007). The results showed that long-term Arsenic exposure may be associated with damage of chromosomes and DNA, gene mutations, gene deletions, and alterations of DNA synthesis and repair ability. Arsenic Subjects with disease:Carcinoma | Subjects with disease:Ichthyosis | Subjects with disease:Precancerous Conditions | Study subjects China hair | urine Arsenic Details Arsenic Poisoning | DNA biosynthetic process | DNA repair | gene expression
10. Heck JE, et al. (2009). This study supports the possibility of an increased risk of specific lung cancer histologic types (small-cell and squamous-cell carcinoma) at lower levels of arsenic exposure, as measured from toenail. Arsenic Controls for disease:Lung Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Lung Neoplasms United States nail Arsenic Details Carcinoma, Squamous Cell | Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
11. Li P, et al. (2012). Third National Death Cause Survey (NDCS) Occupational agents represent an important cause of cancer, but indoor radon plays a relatively limited role in cancer causes in China. Arsenic | Asbestos | Benzene | benzidine | Chromates | Coke | Radon | Silicon Dioxide Study subjects China Details Leukemia | Lung Neoplasms | Mesothelioma | Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
12. Hiraku Y, et al. (2014). We demonstrate that 8-nitroguanine formation is associated with asbestos content in human lung tissues, raising the possibility that it might serve as a biomarker to evaluate asbestos exposure and carcinogenic risk. Asbestos, Amphibole | Asbestos Controls for disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant Japan lung 8-nitroguanine | APEX1 | Asbestos, Amphibole | Asbestos, Serpentine Details
13. Isik R, et al. (2001). Diffuse malignant pleural mesothelioma patients with environmental asbestos exposure (vs. occupational exposure) showed more p21 (CDKN1A) immunopositivity; as well, patients with positive immunostaining had longer exposure times and were older than those having negative immunostaining. age Asbestos, Amphibole | Asbestos Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Workers Turkey|United Kingdom biopsy CDKN1A Details
14. Ferrante D, et al. (2007). Household exposure, as experienced by these asbestos-cement workers' wives, increases risk for pleural malignant mesothelioma but not for lung cancer. Asbestos Study subjects Italy Details Mesothelioma, Malignant | Pleural Neoplasms
15. Rodríguez Portal JA, et al. (2009). These data attest to good diagnostic sensitivity and specificity of soluble mesothelin-related peptides for the diagnosis of malignant mesothelioma, and we also show that serum levels might serve as a marker of asbestos exposure. Asbestos Controls for disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Subjects with disease:Pleural Diseases Spain serum MSLN Details Mesothelioma, Malignant
16. Christensen BC, et al. (2008). Our data suggest that patient survival is associated with asbestos fiber burden in malignant pleural mesothelioma and is perhaps modified by susceptibility. sex Asbestos Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant United States lung Asbestos Details Death
17. Maule MM, et al. (2007). This study provides strong evidence that asbestos pollution from an industrial source greatly increases mesothelioma risk. Asbestos Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma Italy Details Mesothelioma
18. Comar M, et al. (2014). This study shows that in subjects from an hyperendemic area for malignant mesothelioma, the chemokine RANTES (CCL5) is associated with the exposure to asbestos fibres. Asbestos Controls for disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Workers Italy serum CCL11 | CCL27 | CCL3 | CCL5 | CCL7 | CLEC11A | CSF1 | CSF3 | CXCL10 | CXCL12 | CXCL1 | CXCL8 | CXCL9 | HGF | IFNA2 | IFNG | IL12B | IL17A | IL1A | IL2RA | IL3 | IL4 | IL6 | LTA | MIF | NGF Details positive regulation of chemokine (C-C motif) ligand 5 production
19. Gilham C, et al. (2016). Our results confirm the major contribution of amosite to UK mesothelioma incidence and the substantial contribution of non-occupational exposure, particularly in women. sex Asbestos Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Workers United Kingdom lung Asbestos, Amosite | Asbestos, Amphibole | Asbestos, Crocidolite | Asbestos, Serpentine Details Mesothelioma, Malignant | Pleural Neoplasms
20. Pass HI, et al. (2005). Serum osteopontin levels can be used to distinguish persons with exposure to asbestos who do not have cancer from those with exposure to asbestos who have pleural mesothelioma. Asbestos Controls for disease:Asbestosis | Subjects with disease:Asbestosis | Controls for disease:Mesothelioma | Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma | Controls for disease:Pleural Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Pleural Neoplasms | Study subjects | Workers United States serum SPP1 Details Asbestosis | Mesothelioma | Pleural Neoplasms
21. Inamura K, et al. (2014). In the present study, lung adenocarcinomas, for which asbestos-exposure and smoking-exposure data could be obtained, were examined for loss of heterozygosity and the p53 mutation. tobacco Asbestos | Tobacco Smoke Pollution Subjects with disease:Adenocarcinoma of lung Japan Details DNA metabolic process
22. Baumann F, et al. (2011). Presence of serpentinite on roads is a major environmental risk factor for mesothelioma in New Caledonia. Asbestos, Serpentine Study subjects New Caledonia Asbestos, Serpentine Details Mesothelioma, Malignant
23. Tseng CY, et al. (2012). The current study suggests that Sulfur Dioxide exposure as an air pollutant may increase female lung cancer incidence and the associations with female lung cancer is much stronger for squamous cell carcinoma than for adenocarcinoma. Carbon Monoxide | Nitric Oxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Sulfur Dioxide Subjects with disease:Lung Neoplasms China air Carbon Monoxide | Nitric Oxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Sulfur Dioxide Details Adenocarcinoma | Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
24. Bluhm EC, et al. (2007). There was little consistent evidence for an association of synthetic hair dye use with glioma, meningioma, or acoustic neuroma; however, prolonged use of dark-colored permanent dyes warrants further investigation given the high prevalence of hair dyeing. Hair Dyes Subjects with disease:Glioma | Subjects with disease:Meningioma | Subjects with disease:Neuroma, Acoustic United States Details Glioma | Meningioma | Neuroma, Acoustic
25. Kumagai S, et al. (2013). These findings suggest that 1,2-dichloropropane (propylene dichloride) and/or dichloromethane (methylene chloride) may cause intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma in humans. Methylene Chloride | propylene dichloride Workers Japan Methylene Chloride | propylene dichloride Details Cholangiocarcinoma | Death
26. Yamada K, et al. (2015). Our findings suggest that dichloromethane may contribute to the development of cholangiocarcinoma in humans. Methylene Chloride | propylene dichloride Subjects with disease:Cholangiocarcinoma Japan Methylene Chloride | propylene dichloride Details Cholangiocarcinoma
27. Abid A, et al. (2016). We performed a comprehensive meta-analysis to assess the association between these 2 polymorphisms (GSTM1, GSTT1) and the risk of renal cell carcinoma. genetics Pesticides Subjects with gene influence:GSTM1 | Subjects with gene influence:GSTT1 Czech Republic|Poland|
Romania|Russian Federation
Details Carcinoma, Renal Cell
28. Provost D, et al. (2007). CEREPHY Study These data suggest that a high level of occupational exposure to pesticides might be associated with an excess risk of brain tumours, and especially of gliomas. Pesticides Study subjects France Details Brain Neoplasms | Glioma
29. Yiin JH, et al. (2012). Upper Midwest Health Study (UMHS) These results are consistent with our previous findings for UMHS of reported farm pesticide exposure and support a lack of positive association between pesticides and glioma. Pesticides Controls for disease:Glioma | Subjects with disease:Glioma United States Details Glioma
30. Leng S, et al. (2015). Saccomanno Uranium Miner Cohort An IL6 promoter variant was associated with lung cancer in uranium miners (exposed to radon) and never smokers in two external study populations; the associations are strongly supported by the functional relevance that the IL6 promoter SNP affects basal expression and carcinogen-induced IL6 secretion. genetics Radon Controls for disease:Carcinoma, Squamous Cell | Subjects with disease:Carcinoma, Squamous Cell | Controls for disease:Lung Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Lung Neoplasms | Workers United States Details Carcinoma, Squamous Cell | Lung Neoplasms
31. Barros-Dios JM, et al. (2012). The presence of airborne radon even at low concentrations poses a risk of developing lung cancer, with tobacco habit increasing considerably this risk. tobacco Radon Controls for disease:Lung Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Lung Neoplasms | Study subjects Spain Radon Details Adenocarcinoma | Carcinoma, Large Cell | Carcinoma, Squamous Cell | Lung Neoplasms | Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
32. Rafiq R, et al. (2016). Our findings indicate increased risk of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma due to secondhand smoking exposure in dose-dependent manner. socioeconomic status | tobacco Tobacco Smoke Pollution Controls for disease:Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma | Subjects with disease:Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma India Details Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma
33. Tual S, et al. (2016). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) This study provides preliminary evidence of an increased risk of lung adenocarcinoma among daily drivers of diesel tractors and suggests that exposure to endotoxins may modify the impact of diesel exposure on lung cancer risk. Vehicle Emissions Study subjects | Workers United States Details Adenocarcinoma of lung
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