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Toxicogenetic monitoring in urban cities exposed to different airborne contaminants
(Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 2013-04-01) [Artigo]
Microparticles found in the air may be associated with organic matter that contains several compounds, such as Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and nitro-PAHs, and may pose a significant risk to human health, possibly ...
DNA repair gene polymorphism is associated with the genetic basis of atherosclerotic coronary artery disease
(Cardiovascular Pathology, 2011-01-01) [Artigo]
Background: Atherosclerotic coronary artery disease (CAD) is a multifactorial process that appears to be caused by the interaction of environmental risk factors with multiple predisposing genes. It is nowadays accepted ...
No Relationship between the Amount of DNA Damage and the Level of hMLH1 and RASSF1A Gene Expression in Bladder Cancer Cells Treated with Cisplatin and Gemcitabine
(Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, 2013-01-01) [Artigo]
Tumor response to antineoplastic drugs is not always predictable. This is also true for bladder carcinoma, a highly recurrent neoplasia. Currently, the combination of cisplatin and gemcitabine is well accepted as a standard ...
Gene polymorphisms and increased DNA damage in morbidly obese women
(Mutation Research-fundamental And Molecular Mechanisms Of Mutagenesis, 2015-06-01) [Artigo]
Obesity is characterized by increased adipose tissue mass resulting from a chronic imbalance between energy intake and expenditure. Furthermore, there is a clearly defined relationship among fat mass expansion, chronic ...