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Paternal Occupation and Childhood Cancer

Citation

Olshan, Andrew F. & van Wijngaarden, Edwin (2003). Paternal Occupation and Childhood Cancer. In Robaire, Bernard & Hales, Barbara F. (Eds.), Advances in Male Mediated Developmental Toxicity (pp. 147-61). New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers.

Abstract

This volume highlights major contributions that identify new developments and directions in the field over the past decade, as well as challenges for the foreseeable future. An integration of information from laboratory and epidemiological studies, male reproduction and teratology can be found throughout the volume. The range of topics include parental legacies and genomics, lifestyle, occupational and therapeutic paternal exposures and effects; effects on the gamete-packaging of human sperm; role of DNA repair and germ cell apoptosis; stem cells, epigenetics and closing; model systems and implications to clinicians and general counselors.

Reference Type

Book Chapter

Book Title

Advances in Male Mediated Developmental Toxicity

Series Title

Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology

Author(s)

Olshan, Andrew F.
van Wijngaarden, Edwin

Editor(s)

Robaire, Bernard
Hales, Barbara F.

Year Published

2003

Pages

147-61

Publisher

Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers

City of Publication

New York

Reference ID

2195