Session 1193: Environment and Occupation

Cochair(s): H Vainio,
Date: Mon 11 February 2002, Time: 11:30 - 13:00
Location: Amphithéâtre Monod

Oral Presentations

Time Number Title / Authors / Affiliations
11:30 239 Oxidative DNA damage: relation to cancer development
HE Poulsen
Rigshospitalet, University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
11:45 240 Prenatal accumulation of polychlorinated biphenyls and tobacco-specific carcinogens in offspring of active and passive smoking mothers
GM Lackmann
Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf Germany
12:00 241 Biological monitoring of occupational exposure to cytostatic drugs with platinum.
F Deschamps, V Marinutti-Liberge, D Lamiable
Department of Occupational Health, Faculté de Médecine, rue Cognacq-Jay, 51100 REIMS
12:15 242 Serum anti-p53 autoantibodies in lung cancer, pleural mesothelioma and non-malignant lung diseases
M Neri, PG Betta, R Libener, S Orecchia, P Marroni, R Filiberti, A Ardizzoni, C Mereu, R Puntoni, M Paganuzzi
1Environmental Epidemiology, Genoa, Italy, 2Clinical Pathology, Genoa, Italy, 3Medical Oncology, Genoa, Italy, 4Thoracic Endoscopy Units, National Cancer Research Institute, Genoa, Italy, 5Pathology Unit, Department of Oncology, Azienda Sanitaria Ospedaliera, Alessandria, Italy
12:30 243 The role of various biomarkers in the evaluation of styrene genotoxicity
P Vodicka, P Soucek, M Koskinen, R Stetina, L Vodicková, K Hemminki
1Inst. Exper. Medicine, Acad. Sci. Czech Rep, Prague, Czech Republic, 2Natl. Inst. Publ. Health, Prague, Czech Republic, 3Orion Pharma Corp, Espoo, Finland, 4Purkynje Military Med. Acad, Hradec Králové, Czech Republic, 5Dept. Biosci, Karolinska Inst, Huddinge, Sweden
12:45 244 Guanosine adducts of the potent bacterial drinking water mutagen MX [3-chloro-4-(dichloromethyl)-5-hydroxy-2(5H)-furanone]
L Kronberg, T Munter, M Lloveras, F Le Curieux, A Messeguer
1Department of Organic Chemistry, Ã…bo Akademi University, Ã…bo/Turku, Finland, 2Department of Biological Organic Chemistry, Lille, 3Barcelona, Spain, Lille, 4Laboratory of Toxicology, Institut Pasteur de Lille, Lille, France
13:00 245 Identification of protease inhibitors in the softshell clam (Mya arenaria) and effects of disseminated sarcomas
M Faisal, E Elsayed, M Laughlin
1Department of Pathobiology and Diagnostic Investigation, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 2National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Ocean Service, Cooperative Oxford Laboratory, Oxford

Poster Presentations

Number Title / Authors / Affiliations
246 Are Asbestos and SV40 cofactors for mesothelioma?
A Cristaudo, R Foddis, A Vivaldi, R Buselli, V Gattini, G Guglielmi, L Bigdeli, M Guidi, F Ottenga
Hospital of S.Chiara, Dep. of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Orthopedic and Occupational Medicine, Pisa Italy
247 Comparative investigation in Single Cell Gel Electrophoresis (Comet) Assay in lymphocytes and the Ames-fluctuation test in the urine of workers of a rubber factory.
P Franceschetti, L Perbellini, S Tieghi, S Solda, ME Fracasso
1Department of Medicine and Public Health, Section of Pharmacology, University of Verona, Policlinico Borgo Roma, Verona, 2Department of Medicine and Public Health, Section of Occupational Health, University of Verona, Policlinico Borgo Roma, Verona, Italy, 3Enveronmental Health Service, Mantova, Italy.
248 *Common genetic variants of TP53 and BRCA2 in esophageal cancer patients and healthy individuals from low and high risk areas of northern China
PR Taylor
National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland United States
249 Inhibitory effects of organochlorine pesticides on intercellular transfer of Lucifer Yellow in cultured bovine oviductal cells
R Pöhland, U Tiemann
Research Institute for the Biology of the Farm Animals, Reproductive Biology, Germany
250 *Evaluation of potential genotoxic effects of three drinking water disinfectants using plant tests.
S Monarca, M Rizzoni, B Gustavino, S Casarella, A Alberti, D Feretti, I Zerbini, C Zani
1Department of Experimental and Applied Medicine, Hygiene Section, Brescia, Italy, 23Department of Biology; Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy, 4