Sign up to receive email updates, action alerts, health tips, promotions to support our work and more from EWG. You can opt-out at any time. [Privacy]

 

Pesticides and Childhood Cancer References

Pesticide Industry Propaganda: The Real Story: Pesticides and Childhood Cancer References

May 1, 1995

Bennett, Michael. 1979. Effect of Age on Immune Function in Terms of Chemically Induced Cancers. Environmental Health Perspectives. 29:17-22.

Buckley, Jonathan D. et al. 1989. Occupational Exposures of Parents of Children with Acute Nonlymphocytic Leukemia: A Report from the Children's Cancer Study Group. Cancer Research. 49:4030-4037. July 15, 1989.

Davis, James et al. 1993. Family Pesticide Use and Childhood Brain Cancer. Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 24:87-92.

Ferris, Benjamin Jr. et al. 1985. Effects of Passive Smoking on Health of Children. Environmental Health Perspectives. 62:289-295.

Gold, Ellen et al. 1979. Risk Factors for Brain Tumors in Children. American Journal of Epidemiology. 109(3):309-319.

Grufferman, Seymour et al. 1982. Environmental Factors in the Etiology of Rhabdomyosarcoma in Childhood. JNCI. 68(1):107-113. January 1982.

Hemminki, K. et al. 1981. Childhood Cancer and Parental Occupation in Finland. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 35:11-15.

Herrmann, Jurgen and Rafael Elejalde. 1979. Clinical Genetics and Pediatric Neoplasms: Pathogenetic and Etiologic Perspectives. National Cancer Institute Monograph No. 51. p. 7-18.

Hirokadzu, Kodama and Ota Hideo. 1980. Transfer of Polychlorinated Biphenyls to Infants from their Mothers. Archives of Environmental Health. 35(2):95-100. March/April 1980.

Leiss, Jack and David Savitz. 1995. Home Pesticide Use and Childhood Cancer: A Case-Control Study. American Journal of Public Health. 85(2):249-252. February 1995.

Lindy, M. et al. 1991. Parental Occupational Exposures and Risk of Childhood Cancer: A Review. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 20:17-35.

Lowengart, Ruth et al. 1987. Childhood Leukemia and Parents' Occupational and Home Exposures. JNCL. 79(1):39-46. July 1987.

Pelkonen, Olavi. Biotransformation of Xenobiotics in the Fetus. Pharmac Ther. 10:261-281.

Peters, John M. et al. 1981. Brain Tumors in Children and Occupational Exposure of Parents. Science. 213:235-237. July 10, 1981.

Preston-Martin, Susan et al. 1982. N-Nitroso Compounds and Childhood Brain Tumors: A Case-Control Study. Cancer research. 42:5240-5245. December 1982.

Rice, Jerry. 1979. Perinatal Period and Pregnancy: Intervals of High Risk for Chemical Carcinogens. Environmental Health Perspectives. 29:23-27. April 1979.

Riyat, M. S. et al. 1990. Childhood Aplastic Anaemia in Kenya. East African Medical Journal. p. 264-272. April 1990.

Sandler, Dale et al. 1985. Cancer Risk in Adulthood from Early Life Exposure to Parents' Smoking. AJPH. 75(5):487-492. May 1985.

Savitz, David and Jianhua Chen. 1990. Parental Occupation and Childhood Cancer: Review of Epidemiologic Studies. Environmental Health Perspectives. 88:325-337.

Schwartz, David et al. 1986. Parental Occupation and Birth Outcome in an Agricultural Community. Scand J Work Environ Health. 12:51-54.

Xiao, Ou Shu et al. 1988. A Population-Based Case-Control Study of Childhood Leukemia in Shanghai. National Cancer Institute: Bethesda, MD. 62:635-644. August 1, 1988.