There were many studies, articles and books Dr. Dressler and Dr. Ettinger used when writing The Dog Cancer Survival Guide. Here is a list of the most important references about carcinogen avoidance after a cancer diagnosis.
Please note that in vivo and clinical use citations were included whenever possible. We have also included links to the papers, where available. Most of the papers are found on the National Institute of Health’s online library, PubMed.
A conundrum in molecular toxicology: molecular and biological changes during neoplastic transformation of human cells. Milo GE, et al. Cell Biol Toxicol. 1995 Dec;11(6):329-45. Review.
Diminished DNA repair and elevated mutagenesis in mammalian cells exposed to hypoxia and low pH. Yuan J, et al. Cancer Res. 2000 Aug 15;60(16):4372-6.
Genetic instability induced by the tumor microenvironment. Reynolds TY, Rockwell S, Glazer PM. Cancer Res. 1996 Dec 15;56(24):5754-7.
Mutagenesis induced by the tumor microenvironment. Yuan J, Glazer PM. Mutat Res. 1998 May 25;400(1-2):439-46. Review.
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