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Carcinogen Carcinogen is a substance or agent that causes cancer. Related terms include the adjective "carcinogenic" and the nouns "carcinogenesis" and "carcinogenicity." One of the best-known carcinogens is ionizing radiation.
The International Agency for Research on Cancer has classified some 60 substances and processes as probably or definitely carcinogenic in humans. These substances and processes are divided into three categories -- Agents and groups of agents, Mixtures, and Exposure circumstances -- and they are as follows:
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Researchers from Queen Mary, University of London, have developed a new gene test that detects precancerous cells in patients with mouth lesions. They think that the test could offer the possibility of early and[...]

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The British Dental Health Foundation has announced they will be launching Mouth Cancer Action Month in November of this year.This announcement comes after recent statistics showed a rise in the number of patients[...]

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The fact that oral cancer is one of the few types of cancer that has not experienced a significant reduction in mortality over the past several decades is attracting more media attention and generating more public[...]

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Oral cancer is any cancerous tissue growth located in the mouth. It may arise as a primary lesion originating in any of the oral tissues, by metastasis from a distant site of origin, or by extension from a[...]

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Of the more than 1 million Americans who will be diagnosed with cancer in the next year, about 40 percent, or 500,000, will develop serious oral complications as the result of their treatment. Now, an educational[...]

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Oral cancer on the rise amongst over-40s. The rate of oral cancer amongst over-40s has increased by around 25% in the past 10 years, according to Cancer Research figures. In men, oral cancer rates are up 28% since[...]

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HOUSTON, Texas/NEWARK & WILMINGTON, Del., USA: Scientists in the U.S. have started a four-year program with the aim of regenerating artificial salivary glands from patients' own cells. As few researchers have[...]

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ANN ARBOR, États-Unis : Des essais en laboratoire menés récemment, ont révélé que la nisine, un peptide antimicrobien couramment utilisé comme agent de conservation alimentaire, est en mesure de ralentir la[...]

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Tobacco also Adds to Oral Cancer Rise. Following the Cancer Research study that highlighted alcohol as the main contender in the rise of oral cancers, tobacco has now been highlighted as a dangerous culprit. People[...]

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More olympians screened for oral cancer by Lisa Townshend, DT UK LONDON, UK: Dentists have screened a fifth of all athletes taking part in the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver in Canada for oral cancer.[...]

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When you decided to be a dentist, you probably never expected to be in a position to save lives. But the fact of the matter is that all dental professionals today are being counted on to be the first line of[...]

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Human Papillomavirus and Oropharyngeal Cancer According to numerous reports the incidence for oropharyngeal cancer is increasing, and human papillomavirus (HPV) is a risk factor. However, few studies have[...]

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During a dental exam, the doctor will check your neck and oral tissues for lumps, red or white patches or recurring sore areas. Screening for early changes in the oral tissue can help detect cancer at a stage[...]

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