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Darkside of the night light:implication in breast cancer

Gupta, PD and Nayak, Usha Y (2010) Darkside of the night light:implication in breast cancer. Journal of Cell and Tissue Research, 10 (1). pp. 2173-2184. ISSN 0974- 0910

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Abstract

Incidence of breast cancer has increased in many folds in recent years; various studies have shown that it is due to change in life style mainly due to invention of electricity that has changed night in to day. In support of this, three strong evidences have been put forth, viz., Night shift workers, Blind menopausal womenmodel and geographical distribution of day light. Besides age, race and genetics, other breast cancer causative factors are controllable and hence incidence of breast cancer can be brought down by regulating life style factors.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Night light, Breast Cancer
Subjects: Pharmacy > MCOPS Manipal > Pharmaceutics
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 28 Apr 2012 04:36
Last Modified: 28 Apr 2012 04:36
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/76353

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