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Air pollution: the link with certain lung cancers established

Air pollution: the link with certain lung cancers established
Air pollution: the link with certain lung cancers established

Because if traditionally, it was thought that exposure to carcinogenic factors, such as those of cigarette smoke or pollution, caused genetic mutations in cells, making them tumorous and causing them to proliferate, nothing allowed to explain why this was not the case for everyone.

In addition, the British researchers have also identified in their study the way to block this mechanism, thanks to a drug used in certain cases of rare diseases. “Unfortunately, it is not a drug that we will be able to use tomorrow because among non-smokers, we do not yet know how to identify who will develop cancer in the years to come. However, this opens doors to identify people who are at risk”says oncologist Suzette Delalogue.

The article is in French

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