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However, the findings, which were presented in January at a meeting of lung cancer researchers, may attract the interest of federal officials who are considering how to regulate e-cigarettes. In a report to investors sent Tuesday, David J. Adelman, an in
Apr 16, 2014 New York Times
added Apr 15, 2014 23:10
Researchers from Boston University grew a batch of human bronchial cells in the presence of electronic cigarette vapor, Consumer Affairs reports. They had a second batch in presence of tobacco smoke. The two batches of cells showed similar patterns that c
Apr 14, 2014 CBS Atlanta (CW69, WAOK, 92.9 The Game))
added Apr 14, 2014 15:40
[UK] New fears over e-cigarettes after study finds they affect the lungs in a similar way to tobacco
a study examining the biological effects of e-cigarettes found ‘strikingly similar’ gene mutations in lung cells exposed to e-cig vapour as those found in smokers. ... This means that although e-cigarette vapour is tobacco and tar-free and that the devi
Apr 11, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 11, 2014 10:45
Abstract B16: The effect of e-cigarette exposure on airway epithelial cell gene expression and transformation.
These studies will determine the impact of ECIG exposure on lung carcinogenicity and provide needed scientific guidance to the FDA regarding the physiologic effects of ECIGs.
Jan 16, 2014 Clinical Cancer Research
added Apr 10, 2014 18:41
The effect was not seen in the sons of men who started smoking later, suggesting boys are particularly sensitive to environmental exposures before the start of puberty.
Apr 2, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 3, 2014 15:08
Men who started to smoke before the age of 11 are more likely to have overweight teenage boys compared to men started smoking later in life or who have never smoked at all, a study has found.
Apr 2, 2014 The Independent (uk)
added Apr 3, 2014 15:06
suggesting that THS exposure is related to increased oxidative stress and could be an important contributing factor in THS-mediated toxicity. The findings of this study demonstrate for the first time that exposure to THS is genotoxic in human cell lines.
Mar 5, 2013 Mutagenesis
added Mar 18, 2014 09:55
These chemicals can react with others in the air or on surfaces to create even more potentially hazardous substances. "Thirdhand smoke can grow more toxic over time," says Bo Hang, a scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. He briefed the med
Mar 17, 2014 National Public Radio (NPR)
added Mar 18, 2014 09:17
now research suggests that it could pose a far more serious threat, especially to young children who put toys and other smoke-affected items into their mouths. Scientists reported today that one compound from this â€œthird-hand smoke,â€ which forms when
Mar 16, 2014 American Chemical Society
added Mar 17, 2014 21:55
for parents who smoke, stopping may be the healthiest thing they can do. Recent research showed that children whose parents smoke may be at greater risk for heart attack and stroke as adults, even if they, themselves, do not smoke.
Mar 6, 2014 DailyRx
added Mar 6, 2014 17:57