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||viii, 418 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
"This publication represents the views and expert opinions of an IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans, which met in Lyon, 9-16 October 2001." At head of title: World Health Organization, International Agency for Research on Cancer. Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-374) and cumulative index.
General remarks on man-made vitreous fibres -- Composition, production and use -- Toxicity -- Chronic inflammation, fibrosis and cancer -- Studies of cancer in humans -- Studies of cancer in experimental animals -- Administration to experimental animals by inhalation -- Administration to experimental animals by intraperitoneal injection -- Man-made vitreous fibres -- Exposure data -- Studies of cancer in humans -- Studies of cancer in experimental animals -- Other data relevant to an evaluation of carcinogenicity and its mechanisms -- Summary of data reported and evaluation.