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Air toxins and Human Cancer analyzes the proof for the potential contribution of pollution to the foundation of human melanoma. amazing specialists in quite a few parts of melanoma examine record on: - pollution and melanoma: an outdated and a brand new challenge; - assets, nature and degrees of air pollution; - dimension and tracking of person exposures; - experimental facts for the carcinogenicity of air pollution; - epidemiological proof on pollution and melanoma; - melanoma threat estimation and prevention.

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