Case-cohort study of renal and urothelial cancer among workers occupationally exposed to dinitrotoluene in the copper mining-industry

Andreas Seidler, Thomas Brüning, Dirk Taeger, Katarzyna Gawrych, Matthias Möhner, Annekatrin Bergmann, Johannes Haerting, Kurt Straif & Volker Harth
Introduction: Epidemiologic and toxicologic studies point to a potential carcinogenic effect of dinitrotoluene (DNT), particularly with respect to renal and urothelial cancer. Methods: The cohort comprised all men born between 1920 and 1974 (N=16,441) who were ever gainfully employed between[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]