Risk Assessment in Chemical Carcinogenesis

  • Gotthard Schettler
  • Dietrich Schmähl
  • Thomas Klenner
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-IX
  2. Risk Assessment and Management of Toxic Chemicals: The Needs and Guidelines for Developing Countries

  3. Molecular Basis of Risk Assessment

  4. Human Exposure to Chemical Carcinogens

  5. Regulations in Risk Assessment

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 169-172

About these proceedings


The essays in this book discuss the role that chemical agents in the environment play in the development of cancer. Thus, it gives information toimprove our understanding of carcinogenesis and how to prevent it. The essays were originally presented at an international symposium.


Onkogenie cancer carcinogenesis kinetics oncogene oncogenes oncogenesis oncology pharmacokinetics research

Editors and affiliations

  • Gotthard Schettler
    • 1
  • Dietrich Schmähl
  • Thomas Klenner
    • 2
  1. 1.Heidelberger Akademie der WissenschaftenHeidelbergGermany
  2. 2.Institut für Toxikologie und ChemotherapieDeutsches KrebsforschungszentrumHeidelbergGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-54149-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-84529-1
  • Series Print ISSN 0371-0165
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