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A Reference Population: For the Evaluation of Natural Occurring Interindividual Variation in the Response to Genotoxic Agents

  • Åke Nordén
  • Ronald W. Pero
Part of the Environmental Science Research book series (ESRH, volume 30)

Abstract

A reference population is theoretically a “normal population” with which any other population suspected to be exposed to genotoxic or other unwarranted environmental factors can be compared for the evaluation of health hazards.

Keywords

Primary Care Reference Population Genotoxic Agent Mutagen Sensitivity Unhealthy Alcohol 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Åke Nordén
    • 1
    • 2
  • Ronald W. Pero
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Medicine and Department of Biochemical and Genetic ExtoxicologyUniversity of LundLundSweden
  2. 2.Unit of Community Health Care SciencesDalbySweden

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