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Everyday chemicals could trigger cancer when mixed

Laura Goodall posted in on June 25th, 2015.

Mixtures of common chemicals used in our environment may act in concert with each other in the human body to cause the development of cancer, suggests new research published this week in the journal Carcinogenesis. The international consortium of researchers – including a New Zealander – identified 50 chemicals that were not thought to be carcinogenic […]

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