Tobacco-Specific N-Nitrosamines Recent Advances: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Tobacco-Specific N-Nitrosamines Recent Advances

1st Edition

By Roger O. McClellan

CRC Press

85 pages

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This remarkable book provides updates on various aspects of tobacco - its chemical and biological nature, and its physiological effects.

Table of Contents


Formation and Analyses of Tobacco-Specific N-Nitrosamines, K.D. Brunnemann, B. Prokopczyk, M.V. Djordjevic, and D. Hoffmann

Synthesis of Tobacco-Specific N-Nitrosamines (TSNA) and Their Metabolites and Results of Related Bioassays, S.A. Amin, D. Desai, S.S. Hecht, and D. Hoffmann

Endogenous Formation of Nitrosamines and Oxidative DNA Damaging Agents in Tobacco Users, J. Nair, H. Ohshima, U.J. Nair, and H. Bartsch

Recent Studies on Mechanisms of Bioactivation and Detoxification of 4-(Methylnitrosamino)-1-(3-pyridyl)-1-butanone (NNK), a Tobacco-Specific Lung Carcinogen, S.S. Hecht

Epidemiology of Cancer by Tobacco Products and the Significance of TSNA, P.C. Gupta, P.R. Murti, and R.B. Bhonsle

The Biological Significance of Tobacco-Specific N-Nitrosamines: Smoking and Adenocarcinoma of the Lung, D. Hoffmann, A. Rivenson, and S.S. Hecht

Concluding Remarks

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Pharmacology
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
SCIENCE / Environmental Science