Review Article: Pesticides and Liver Cancer

airtractor_blogBased on their review of 48 studies (15 met inclusion criteria), the authors conclude, “There is mixed evidence suggesting a possible association between specific pesticides and HCC [liver cancer] risk, with the strongest evidence observed in biomarker-based studies. In particular, organochlorine pesticides, including DDT, may increase HCC risk.”

Source: PubMed Abstract

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