Chapter 7. Hormesis and Cancer Risks: Issues and Resolution

  1. Ching-Hung Hsu and
  2. Todd Stedeford
  1. Paolo F. Ricci1,2 and
  2. Edward J. Calabrese3

Published Online: 5 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470622728.ch7

Cancer Risk Assessment

Cancer Risk Assessment

How to Cite

Ricci, P. F. and Calabrese, E. J. (2010) Hormesis and Cancer Risks: Issues and Resolution, in Cancer Risk Assessment (eds C.-H. Hsu and T. Stedeford), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470622728.ch7

Editor Information

  1. Health, Safety & Environment, Albemarle Corporation, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Holy Names University, Oakland, California, USA

  2. 2

    University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Public Health, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 6 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470238226

Online ISBN: 9780470622728

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Keywords:

  • hormesis and cancer risks, issues and resolution - cancer risks and hormesis within U.S. regulatory risk assessment practices;
  • evidence for regulatory cancer risk assessment;
  • hormesis and cancer risk assessment models

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Evidence for Regulatory Cancer Risk Assessment

  • Hormesis and Cancer Risk Assessment: Models

  • Conclusions

  • References