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Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST) (2003) Mycotoxins: Risks in Plants, Animals and Human Systems. Washington, DC: CAST.

Etzel RA (2002) Mycotoxins. Journal of the American Medical Association 287: 425-427.

Harris CC (1996) p53 tumor suppressor gene: from the basic research laboratory to the clinic—an abridged historical perspective. Carcinogenesis 17: 1187-1198.

IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans (1993) Some Naturally Occurring Substances: Food Items and Constituents, Heterocyclic Aromatic Amines and Mycotoxins, vol. 56. Lyon, France: IARC.

Jackson PE, Qian G-S, Friesen MD et al. (2001) Specific p53 mutation detected in plasma and tumors of hepatocellular carcinoma patients by electrospray ionization mass spectro-metry. Cancer Research 61: 33-35.

Kirk GD, Camus-Randon AM, Mendy M et al. (2000) Ser-249 p53 mutations in plasma DNA of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma from The Gambia. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 92: 148-153.

Li L and Rao K (eds.) (2001) Cancer Incidence and Mortality in Cities and Counties of P. R. China 1988-1992. China Medical Science and Technology Press.

Lye MS, Ghazali AA, Mohan J, Alwin N, and Nair RC (1995) An outbreak of acute hepatic encephalopathy due to several afla-toxicosis in Malaysia. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygene 53: 68-72.

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Wild CP and Turner PC (2002) The toxicology of aflatoxins as a basis for public health decisions. Mutagenesis 17: 471-481.

Yu MW, Lien JP, Chiu YH et al. (1997) Effect of aflatoxin metabolism and DNA adduct formation on hepatocellular carcinoma among chronic hepatitis B carriers in Taiwan. Journal of Hepatology 27: 320-330.

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