Chapter 20. Health Implications: Trace Elements in Cancer

  1. M. N. V. Prasad
  1. Rafael Borrás Aviñó1,
  2. José Rafael López-Moya1 and
  3. Juan Pedro Navarro-Aviño1,2

Published Online: 28 AUG 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470370124.ch20

Trace Elements as Contaminants and Nutrients: Consequences in Ecosystems and Human Health

Trace Elements as Contaminants and Nutrients: Consequences in Ecosystems and Human Health

How to Cite

Aviñó, R. B., López-Moya, J. R. and Navarro-Aviño, J. P. (2008) Health Implications: Trace Elements in Cancer, in Trace Elements as Contaminants and Nutrients: Consequences in Ecosystems and Human Health (ed M. N. V. Prasad), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470370124.ch20

Editor Information

  1. Department of Plant Sciences, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad 500 046, India

Author Information

  1. 1

    ABBA Chlorobia S.L., Citriculture Department, School of Agronomists, Polytechnic University of Valencia, 46022 Valencia, Spain

  2. 2

    Department of Agrarian Sciences and of the Natural Environment, School of Technology and Experimental Sciences, University “Jaume I,” 12071 Castellón, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 AUG 2008
  2. Published Print: 25 JUL 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470180952

Online ISBN: 9780470370124

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Keywords:

  • trace elements in cancer;
  • toxic heavy metals;
  • heavy metals and cancer - cause–effect relationship

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Toxic Heavy Metals

  • General Conclusions

  • References