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1. von Ehrenstein OS, et al. (2016). California Cancer Registry Our data suggest that in utero and infancy exposures to air toxics generated by industrial and road traffic sources may increase the risk of primitive neuroectodermal tumor and medulloblastoma, with limited support for increased risks for astrocytoma in children up to age 6. 1,12-benzoperylene | 1,2,5,6-dibenzanthracene | 1,3-butadiene | 2-dichlorobenzene | 2-xylene | 4-dichlorobenzene | Acetaldehyde | Benzene | Benzo(a)pyrene | benzo(b)fluoranthene | benzo(k)fluoranthene | Chloroform | Chromium | chromium hexavalent ion | ethylbenzene | Formaldehyde | indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene | Lead | Methylene Chloride | Nickel | Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons | Selenium | Styrene | Tetrachloroethylene | Toluene | Trichloroethylene Controls for disease:Neuroectodermal Tumors, Primitive | Subjects with disease:Neuroectodermal Tumors, Primitive United States air 1,12-benzoperylene | 1,2,5,6-dibenzanthracene | 1,3-butadiene | 2-dichlorobenzene | 2-xylene | 4-dichlorobenzene | Acetaldehyde | Benzene | Benzo(a)pyrene | benzo(b)fluoranthene | benzo(k)fluoranthene | Chloroform | Chromium | chromium hexavalent ion | ethylbenzene | Formaldehyde | indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene | Lead | Methylene Chloride | Nickel | Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons | Selenium | Styrene | Tetrachloroethylene | Toluene | Trichloroethylene Details Astrocytoma | Medulloblastoma | Neuroectodermal Tumors, Primitive
2. Ward MH, et al. (2014). Northern California Childhood Leukemia Study (NCCLS) We found no association with acute lymphoblastic leukemia for common polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), but we observed positive associations for specific octa and nonaBDEs. 2,2',3,3',4,4',5,5',6-nonabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,3',4,4',5,6,6'-nonabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,3',4,4',6,6'-octabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,3',4,5,5',6,6'-nonabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,4,4',5',6-heptabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',4,4',5-brominated diphenyl ether | 2,2',4,4'-tetrabromodiphenyl ether | decabromobiphenyl ether | Halogenated Diphenyl Ethers | hexabrominated diphenyl ether 153 | hexabromodiphenyl ether 154 | pentabrominated diphenyl ether 100 | tribromodiphenyl ether 28 Controls for disease:Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma | Subjects with disease:Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma United States dust 2,2',3,3',4,4',5,5',6-nonabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,3',4,4',5,6,6'-nonabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,3',4,4',6,6'-octabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,3',4,5,5',6,6'-nonabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,4,4',5',6-heptabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',4,4',5-brominated diphenyl ether | 2,2',4,4'-tetrabromodiphenyl ether | decabromobiphenyl ether | Halogenated Diphenyl Ethers | hexabrominated diphenyl ether 153 | hexabromodiphenyl ether 154 | pentabrominated diphenyl ether 100 | tribromodiphenyl ether 28 Details Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
3. Bräuner EV, et al. (2012). Diet, Cancer and Health Study We found a higher risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in association with higher adipose tissue levels of DDT, cis-nonachlor, and oxychlordane, but no association with polychlorinated biphenyls. 2,2',3,3',4,4',5-heptachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | beta-hexachlorocyclohexane | DDT | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Dieldrin | Hexachlorobenzene | nonachlor | oxychlordane | PCB 180 Controls for disease:Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Subjects with disease:Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Study subjects Denmark adipose tissue 2,2',3,3',4,4',5-heptachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | beta-hexachlorocyclohexane | DDT | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Dieldrin | Hexachlorobenzene | nonachlor | oxychlordane | PCB 180 Details Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
4. Carreón T, et al. (2005). Upper Midwest Health Study (UMHS) Results show that exposure to pesticides was not associated with an increased risk of intracranial gliomas in women. 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic Acid | 2-chloro-N-(ethoxymethyl)-N-(2-methyl-6-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl)acetamide | alachlor | Aniline Compounds | Arsenicals | Atrazine | bentazone | Benzoic Acid | Carbamates | cyanazine | DDT | Diazinon | Dicamba | Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated | imazethapyr | Inorganic Chemicals | Malathion | metolachlor | Organophosphates | pendimethalin | Pesticides | Triazines | Trifluralin Controls for disease:Glioma | Subjects with disease:Glioma United States Details Glioma
5. Lerro CC, et al. (2015). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) The associations between acetochlor use and lung cancer, colorectal cancer, melanoma and pancreatic cancer are suggestive; however, the lack of exposure-response trends, small number of exposed cases, and relatively short time between acetochlor use and cancer development prohibit definitive conclusions. acetochlor Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Colorectal Neoplasms | Lung Neoplasms | Melanoma | Pancreatic Neoplasms
6. Lai H, et al. (2014). The findings of this study indicate that occupational aflatoxin B1 airway exposure might be associated with the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma among factory workers. Aflatoxin B1 Controls for disease:Carcinoma, Hepatocellular | Subjects with disease:Carcinoma, Hepatocellular | Workers China dust | serum aflatoxin-albumin adduct | Aflatoxin B1 Details Carcinoma, Hepatocellular
7. Liu Y, et al. (2010). Aflatoxin may play a causative role in 4.6-28.2% of all global hepatocellular carcinoma cases. Aflatoxins Study subjects Argentina|Australia|
Brazil|China|
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the|Egypt|
Ethiopia|Gambia|
India|Indonesia|
Iran, Islamic Republic of|Kenya|
Korea, Republic of|Malaysia|
Mexico|Mozambique|
Nigeria|Pakistan|
Philippines|South Africa|
Sudan|Tanzania, United Republic of|
Thailand|United States|
Zimbabwe
Aflatoxins Details Carcinoma, Hepatocellular
8. Xue X, et al. (2013). The hOGG1 Ser326Cys polymorphism might be associated with the risk of lung adenocarcinoma in Chinese non-smoking females. Furthermore, there is a significant gene-environment association between cooking oil fumes and hOGG1 326 Cys/Cys genotype in lung adenocarcinoma among female non-smokers. genetics Air Pollutants Controls for disease:Adenocarcinoma of lung | Subjects with disease:Adenocarcinoma of lung | Subjects with gene influence:OGG1 China Details Adenocarcinoma of lung
9. Lavigne É, et al. (2017). In this population-based study, results suggest an association between exposure to ambient air pollution during pregnancy, especially in the first trimester and an increased risk of astrocytoma and acute lymphoblastic leukemia in early childhood cancer. Air Pollutants Children | Pregnant females Canada air, ambient Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter Details Astrocytoma | Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma | Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects
10. Thompson JA, et al. (2008). The current study identified geographic factors supporting more focused studies of germ cell tumors and 'other' gliomas in areas of intense cropping, hepatic cancer near Hazardous Air Pollutant (HAP) release facilities and specific locations with increased risks for CNS embryonal tumors and for 'other' leukemias. Air Pollutants | Pesticides Children United States Details Glioma | Liver Neoplasms | Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal
11. Richardson DB, et al. (2009). Life Span Study These analyses provide evidence of a positive association between ionizing radiation dose and malignant lymphoma mortality among male Japanese atomic bomb survivors and Savannah River Site workers. Air Pollutants, Radioactive | Radioactive Fallout Study subjects | Workers Japan|United States Details Lymphoma
12. Lee WJ, et al. (2004). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) Our findings suggest a possible association between alachlor application and incidence of lymphohematopoietic cancers among applicators in the Agricultural Health Study. alachlor Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Hematologic Neoplasms | Leukemia | Multiple Myeloma
13. Purdue MP, et al. (2007). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) Our analysis of data from the Agricultural Health Study cohort suggests that, overall, use of organochlorine insecticides was not related to cancer risk. We did, however, observe associations among specific chemicals, some of which (lindane and NHL, chlordane/heptachlor and leukemia) are supported by previously published studies and warrant further investigation. Aldrin | Chlordan | DDT | Dieldrin | Heptachlor | Lindane | Toxaphene Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Colonic Neoplasms | Leukemia | Lung Neoplasms | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Melanoma | Neoplasms | Rectal Neoplasms
14. Heck JE, et al. (2009). This study supports the possibility of an increased risk of specific lung cancer histologic types (small-cell and squamous-cell carcinoma) at lower levels of arsenic exposure, as measured from toenail. Arsenic Controls for disease:Lung Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Lung Neoplasms United States nail Arsenic Details Carcinoma, Squamous Cell | Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
15. Beane Freeman LE, et al. (2004). The authors found an increased risk of melanoma for participants with elevated toenail arsenic concentrations (odds ratio = 2.1, 95 percent confidence interval: 1.4, 3.3; p-trend = 0.001) and effect modification by prior skin cancer diagnosis (p-interaction = 0.03). Arsenic Controls for disease:Melanoma | Subjects with disease:Melanoma United States nail Arsenic Details Melanoma
16. Applebaum KM, et al. (2007). We found increased basal cell carcinoma risk associated with high arsenic exposure among homozygous variants in nucleotide excision repair gene XPA; in subjects with two ERCC2 polymorphisms, there was a 2-fold increased risk of squamous cell carcinoma associated with elevated arsenic. genetics Arsenic Subjects with gene influence:ERCC2 | Subjects with gene influence:XPA United States Details Carcinoma, Basal Cell | Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
17. Zhang A, et al. (2007). The results showed that long-term Arsenic exposure may be associated with damage of chromosomes and DNA, gene mutations, gene deletions, and alterations of DNA synthesis and repair ability. Arsenic Subjects with disease:Carcinoma | Subjects with disease:Ichthyosis | Subjects with disease:Precancerous Conditions | Study subjects China hair | urine Arsenic Details Arsenic Poisoning | DNA biosynthetic process | DNA repair | gene expression
18. Li P, et al. (2012). Third National Death Cause Survey (NDCS) Occupational agents represent an important cause of cancer, but indoor radon plays a relatively limited role in cancer causes in China. Arsenic | Asbestos | Benzene | benzidine | Chromates | Coke | Radon | Silicon Dioxide Study subjects China Details Leukemia | Lung Neoplasms | Mesothelioma | Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
19. Isik R, et al. (2001). Diffuse malignant pleural mesothelioma patients with environmental asbestos exposure (vs. occupational exposure) showed more p21 (CDKN1A) immunopositivity; as well, patients with positive immunostaining had longer exposure times and were older than those having negative immunostaining. age Asbestos, Amphibole | Asbestos Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Workers Turkey|United Kingdom biopsy CDKN1A Details
20. Hiraku Y, et al. (2014). We demonstrate that 8-nitroguanine formation is associated with asbestos content in human lung tissues, raising the possibility that it might serve as a biomarker to evaluate asbestos exposure and carcinogenic risk. Asbestos, Amphibole | Asbestos Controls for disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant Japan lung 8-nitroguanine | APEX1 | Asbestos, Amphibole | Asbestos, Serpentine Details
21. Christensen BC, et al. (2008). Our data suggest that patient survival is associated with asbestos fiber burden in malignant pleural mesothelioma and is perhaps modified by susceptibility. sex Asbestos Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant United States lung Asbestos Details Death
22. Maule MM, et al. (2007). This study provides strong evidence that asbestos pollution from an industrial source greatly increases mesothelioma risk. Asbestos Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma Italy Details Mesothelioma
23. Ferrante D, et al. (2007). Household exposure, as experienced by these asbestos-cement workers' wives, increases risk for pleural malignant mesothelioma but not for lung cancer. Asbestos Study subjects Italy Details Mesothelioma, Malignant | Pleural Neoplasms
24. Pass HI, et al. (2005). Serum osteopontin levels can be used to distinguish persons with exposure to asbestos who do not have cancer from those with exposure to asbestos who have pleural mesothelioma. Asbestos Controls for disease:Asbestosis | Subjects with disease:Asbestosis | Controls for disease:Mesothelioma | Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma | Controls for disease:Pleural Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Pleural Neoplasms | Study subjects | Workers United States serum SPP1 Details Asbestosis | Mesothelioma | Pleural Neoplasms
25. Comar M, et al. (2014). This study shows that in subjects from an hyperendemic area for malignant mesothelioma, the chemokine RANTES (CCL5) is associated with the exposure to asbestos fibres. Asbestos Controls for disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Workers Italy serum CCL11 | CCL27 | CCL3 | CCL5 | CCL7 | CLEC11A | CSF1 | CSF3 | CXCL10 | CXCL12 | CXCL1 | CXCL8 | CXCL9 | HGF | IFNA2 | IFNG | IL12B | IL17A | IL1A | IL2RA | IL3 | IL4 | IL6 | LTA | MIF | NGF Details positive regulation of chemokine (C-C motif) ligand 5 production
26. Gilham C, et al. (2016). Our results confirm the major contribution of amosite to UK mesothelioma incidence and the substantial contribution of non-occupational exposure, particularly in women. sex Asbestos Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Workers United Kingdom lung Asbestos, Amosite | Asbestos, Amphibole | Asbestos, Crocidolite | Asbestos, Serpentine Details Mesothelioma, Malignant | Pleural Neoplasms
27. Rodríguez Portal JA, et al. (2009). These data attest to good diagnostic sensitivity and specificity of soluble mesothelin-related peptides for the diagnosis of malignant mesothelioma, and we also show that serum levels might serve as a marker of asbestos exposure. Asbestos Controls for disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Subjects with disease:Mesothelioma, Malignant | Subjects with disease:Pleural Diseases Spain serum MSLN Details Mesothelioma, Malignant
28. Inamura K, et al. (2014). In the present study, lung adenocarcinomas, for which asbestos-exposure and smoking-exposure data could be obtained, were examined for loss of heterozygosity and the p53 mutation. tobacco Asbestos | Tobacco Smoke Pollution Subjects with disease:Adenocarcinoma of lung Japan Details DNA metabolic process
29. Baumann F, et al. (2011). Presence of serpentinite on roads is a major environmental risk factor for mesothelioma in New Caledonia. Asbestos, Serpentine Study subjects New Caledonia Asbestos, Serpentine Details Mesothelioma, Malignant
30. Freeman LE, et al. (2011). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) In this report, we extend a previous Agricultural Health Study analysis of cancer risk associated with self-reported atrazine use with six additional years of follow-up and more than twice as many cancer cases. Atrazine Workers United States Details Breast Neoplasms | Leukemia | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Neoplasms | Ovarian Neoplasms | Prostatic Neoplasms | Thyroid Neoplasms
31. Thorpe N, et al. (2005). This hypothesis-generating study explores spatial patterns of childhood cancers in Maryland and investigates their potential associations with herbicides and nitrates in groundwater. Atrazine | metolachlor | Nitrates Children United States Details Bone Neoplasms | Brain Neoplasms | Leukemia | Lymphoma
32. Dennis LK, et al. (2010). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) Our research shows an association between several pesticides and melanoma, providing support for the hypotheses that agricultural chemicals may be another important source of melanoma risk. Benomyl | Carbaryl | lead arsenate | mancozeb | Maneb | Parathion Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Melanoma
33. Steffen C, et al. (2004). Results showed an association between acute childhood leukaemia and dwellings neighbouring auto repair garages and petrol stations, which are benzene emitting sources. Benzene Controls for disease:Leukemia | Subjects with disease:Leukemia France Details Leukemia
34. Vinceti M, et al. (2012). Exposure to low levels of benzene released from motorized traffic may increase the risk of childhood leukemia, and suggest a possible independent effect of particulate matter PM10, although unmeasured confounding due to other pollutants cannot be ruled out. Benzene | Particulate Matter Study subjects Italy Details Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
35. Bove FJ, et al. (2014). The purpose of this study was to determine whether potential exposures of employees to contaminated drinking water at Camp Lejeune increased risk of mortality from cancers and other chronic diseases. Benzene | Tetrachloroethylene | Trichloroethylene | Vinyl Chloride Military personnel United States Benzene | Tetrachloroethylene | Trichloroethylene | Vinyl Chloride Details Leukemia
36. Kasim K, et al. (2006). The authors conducted a population-based case-control study of 1,068 incident leukemia cases and 5,039 controls aged 20-74 years during 1994-1997 to examine the association between exposure to drinking water chlorination disinfection by-products and adult leukemia risk in Canada. bromodichloromethane | Trihalomethanes Controls for disease:Leukemia | Subjects with disease:Leukemia Canada Details Leukemia | Leukemia, Hairy Cell | Leukemia, Myeloid
37. Lynch SM, et al. (2009). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) We examined butylate use and cancer risk more broadly in the Agricultural Health Study, a cohort of licensed pesticide applicators in Iowa and North Carolina. butylate Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Hematologic Neoplasms | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Prostatic Neoplasms
38. Adams SV, et al. (2012). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) Cadmium appears to be associated with overall cancer mortality in men and women, but the specific cancers associated differ between men and women. sex Cadmium Study subjects United States urine Cadmium Details Death | Leukemia | Lung Neoplasms | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Neoplasms | Ovarian Neoplasms | Pancreatic Neoplasms | Uterine Neoplasms
39. Sheppard PR, et al. (2007). Results in Fallon suggest a temporal correspondence between the onset of excessive childhood leukemia and elevated levels of tungsten and cobalt. Cadmium | Cobalt | Copper | Lead | Tungsten Children United States Cadmium | Cobalt | Copper | Lead | Tungsten Details Leukemia
40. Mahajan R, et al. (2007). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) Occupational carbaryl exposure was associated with an increased risk of melanoma. Carbaryl Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Melanoma
41. Tseng CY, et al. (2012). The current study suggests that Sulfur Dioxide exposure as an air pollutant may increase female lung cancer incidence and the associations with female lung cancer is much stronger for squamous cell carcinoma than for adenocarcinoma. Carbon Monoxide | Nitric Oxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Sulfur Dioxide Subjects with disease:Lung Neoplasms China air Carbon Monoxide | Nitric Oxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Sulfur Dioxide Details Adenocarcinoma | Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
42. Lampi P, et al. (2008). The rapid changes in cancer risk after changes in chlorophenol exposure suggest that chlorophenols may have a promotion effect in the carcinogenic process. Chlorophenols Study subjects Finland Details Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Soft Tissue Neoplasms
43. Lynch SM, et al. (2006). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) We did not find any clear, consistent associations between cyanazine exposure and any cancer analyzed. cyanazine Workers United States Details Colonic Neoplasms | Hematologic Neoplasms | Lung Neoplasms | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Neoplasms | Prostatic Neoplasms
44. Alavanja MC, et al. (2014). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) Our results show pesticides from different chemical and functional classes were associated with an excess risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma and subtypes, but not all members of any single class of pesticides were associated with an elevated risk; these findings are among the first to suggest links between DDT, lindane, permethrin, diazinon and terbufos with non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes. DDT | Diazinon | Lindane | Permethrin | terbufos Workers United States Details Lymphoma, Follicular | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Multiple Myeloma
45. Beane Freeman LE, et al. (2005). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) We found evidence of an association of lung cancer and leukemia risk with increasing lifetime exposure days to diazinon. While approaching statistical significance, these observed associations were not significantly elevated when the intensity-weighted exposure algorithm was used. Diazinon Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Leukemia | Lung Neoplasms | Neoplasms
46. Lerro CC, et al. (2015). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) We observed increased risk with organophosphate insecticides use (in spouses of pesticide applicators) for several hormonally-related cancers, including breast, thyroid, and ovary, suggesting potential for hormonally-mediated effects. Diazinon | Insecticides | Malathion Study subjects United States Details Breast Neoplasms | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Ovarian Neoplasms | Thyroid Neoplasms
47. Viel JF, et al. (2008). This study, in line with previous results obtained in the vicinity of the incinerator located in Besancon (France), adds further evidence to the link between non-Hodgkin's lymphoma incidence and exposure to dioxins emitted by municipal solid waste incinerators. sex Dioxins Study subjects France Details Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
48. Zambon P, et al. (2007). Our study supports the association between modelled dioxin exposure and sarcoma risk. sex Dioxins Study subjects Italy Dioxins Details Sarcoma
49. Fan R, et al. (2012). Consistent with results from previous studies in other case populations, traditional Chinese medicine appeared to have a direct or indirect protective effect against diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. Drugs, Chinese Herbal Controls for disease:Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse | Subjects with disease:Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse China Details Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse
50. Whitehead TP, et al. (2015). California Childhood Leukemia Study Our findings do not support the hypothesis that metals in carpet dust are risk factors for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Dust Children | Controls for disease:Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma | Subjects with disease:Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma United States carpet Arsenic | Cadmium | Chromium | Copper | Lead | Nickel | Tin | Tungsten Details Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
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