cancer-causing

cancer-causing

or

cancer-producing

adj
(Pathology) having the ability to induce the growth of a malignant tumour
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Translations

cancer-causing

[ˈkænsəˌkɔːzɪŋ] ADJcancerígeno
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

cancer-causing

adj cancerígeno, que causa cáncer
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The commission approved measures for reducing cancer-causing agents as well as bacteria such as salmonella and listeria.
Researchers from Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) at the University of Utah report they have discovered a method to identify cancer-causing rearrangements of genetic material called chromosomal translocations quickly, accurately, and inexpensively.
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