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Chemical Carcinogens

Name Carcinogens
Equivalent Terms Initiators, Tumor | Oncogens | Promoters, Tumor | Tumor Initiators | Tumor Promoters
Definition Substances that increase the risk of NEOPLASMS in humans or animals. Both genotoxic chemicals, which affect DNA directly, and nongenotoxic chemicals, which induce neoplasms by other mechanism, are included.
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Genes
MeSH® ID D002273
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ChemicalsChemical Actions and Uses Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Toxic Actions Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Noxae Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carcinogens Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references

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Carcinogens Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
  Carcinogens, Environmental Has associated exposure references
  Peroxisome Proliferators Has associated genes Has associated diseases