Studies Seek Molecular Clues on Alcohol's Role in Cancer

O'Hanlon, Leslie Harris
November 2005
JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;11/2/2005, Vol. 97 Issue 21, p1563
Academic Journal
Examines the molecular mechanism of the association between alcohol consumption and increased cancer risk. Interaction of acetaldehyde with polyamines; Capacity of the interaction between acetaldehyde and polyamine to damage DNA; Ability of the smoking and drinking to increase salivary acetaldehyde level.


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