Urinary 1-Hydroxypyrene as a Biomarker to Carcinogenic Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Exposure

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Clinton Ifegwu ; Kayode Osunjaye ; Folasade Fashogbon ; Kolawole Oke ; Afolabi Adeniyi ; Chimezie Anyakora (2012)
  • Publisher: SAGE Publishing
  • Journal: Biomarkers in Cancer, volume 4, pages 7-17 (issn: 1179-299X, eissn: 1179-299X)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3791913, doi: 10.4137/BIC.S10065
  • Subject: RC254-282 | 1-hydroxypyrene | PAHs | Original Research | cancer | biomarker | Neoplasms. Tumors. Oncology. Including cancer and carcinogens | HPLC

In order to capture the extent of exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), various biomarkers have been employed. The biomarkers employed for PAHs include PAHs genetoxic end points in lymphocytes, urinary metabolites, PAH-DNA adducts, and PAH-Protein adducts... View more
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