Radiation exposure is a less important cause of cancer than cigarette smoking, and industrial exposure is the least important source of ... In xeroderma pigmentosum the DNA repair process is faulty, leading to an excess of UV- induced skin cancers (though not cancers at other sites). ... Repair of damage to DNA induced by carcinogens The action of chemical carcinogens leads to damage to DNA.
|Title||:||Cancer and its Management|
|Author||:||Jeffrey S. Tobias, Daniel Hochhauser|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2009-11-03|