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Cancer Causes Control. 1997 May;8(3):309-22. Review.

Radiation risk estimates for leukemia and thyroid cancer among Russian emergency workers at Chernobyl.
Boice JD Jr, Holm LE.
Radiat Environ Biophys. 1997 Sep;36(3):213-4. No abstract available.

Fitness loss and germline mutations in barn swallows breeding in Chernobyl.
Ellegren H, Lindgren G, Primmer CR, Moller AP.
Nature. 1997 Oct 9;389(6651):593-6.

Thyroid nodularity and cancer among Chernobyl cleanup workers from Estonia.
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Thyroid cancer among "liquidators" of the Chernobyl accident.
Ivanov VK, Tsyb AF, Gorsky AI, Maksyutov MA, Rastopchin EM, Konogorov AP, Biryukov AP, Matyash VA, Mould RF.
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Radiation-induced thyroid carcinomas in children: high prevalence of RET rearrangement
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Verh Dtsch Ges Pathol. 1997;81:139-44. German.

Some causes of uncertainties of forecasts about incidence of thyroid cancer in children who have been exposed to consequences of Chernobyl accident (concerning A.F. Malenchenko's article "Role of of ecological factors in the pathogenesis of thyroid cancer in regions of Byelarus exposed during the Chernobyl AES accident")
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Lessons learned from the study of immigrants to Israel from areas of Russia, Belarus, and Ukraine contaminated by the Chernobyl accident.
Quastel MR, Goldsmith JR, Cwikel J, Merkin L, Wishkerman VY, Poljak S, Abdelgani A, Kordysh E, Douvdevani A, Levy J, Gorodisher R, Barki Y, Emerit I, Kramer G.
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Additional thyroid dose factor from transportation sources in Russia after the Chernobyl disaster.
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Iodine deficiency in Belarusian children as a possible factor stimulating the irradiation of the thyroid gland during the Chernobyl catastrophe.
Gembicki M, Stozharov AN, Arinchin AN, Moschik KV, Petrenko S, Khmara IM, Baverstock KF.
Environ Health Perspect. 1997 Dec;105 Suppl 6:1487-90. Review.

Chernobyl-related thyroid cancer: what evidence for role of short-lived iodines?
Bleuer JP, Averkin YI, Abelin T.
Environ Health Perspect. 1997 Dec;105 Suppl 6:1483-6.

The Russian radiation legacy: its integrated impact and lessons.
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Environ Health Perspect. 1997 Dec;105 Suppl 6:1385-91. Review.

Oncogenic rearrangements of the ret proto-oncogene in thyroid tumors induced after exposure to ionizing radiation.
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Biochimie. 1997 Oct;79(9-10):619-23.

Thyroid cancer following the Chernobyl disaster
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Chernobyl accident and occurrence of thyroid neoplasms
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Nippon Naika Gakkai Zasshi. 1997 Jul 10;86(7):1215-21. Review. Japanese. No abstract available.

Thyroid neoplasms in some regions of Russia after radiation accident in Chernobyl
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Arkh Patol. 1997 Sep-Oct;59(5):45-50. Russian.

Radioactive iodine induces clastogenic and age-dependent aneugenic effects in lymphocytes of thyroid cancer patients as revealed by interphase FISH.
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Mutagenesis. 1997 Nov;12(6):449-55.

Thyroid cancer incidence in the Ukraine after the Chernobyl accident: comparison with spontaneous incidences.
Sobolev B, Heidenreich WF, Kairo I, Jacob P, Goulko G, Likhtarev I.
Radiat Environ Biophys. 1997 Sep;36(3):195-9.

Cancer risks in the Kaluga oblast of the Russian Federation 10 years after the Chernobyl accident.
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Radiat Environ Biophys. 1997 Sep;36(3):161-7.

Chernobyl "liquidators" show increased risk of suicide, not cancer.
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J Natl Cancer Inst. 1997 Dec 3;89(23):1750-2. No abstract available.

The epidemiological situation of thyroid cancer in Belarus.
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Epidemiology of childhood cancer in Belarus: review of data 1978-1994, and discussion of the new Belarusian Childhood Cancer Registry.
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Stem Cells. 1997;15 Suppl 2:231-41. Review.

Design and analysis of epidemiological studies of excess cancer among children exposed to Chernobyl radionuclides.
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Overview of 1993 research activities in Belarus related to the Chernobyl accident.
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An epidemiological overview of Chernobyl-related research.
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Stem Cells. 1997;15 Suppl 2:205-6. Review. No abstract available.

Emerging technological bases for retrospective dosimetry.
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Stem Cells. 1997;15 Suppl 2:183-93. Review.

Practical and theoretical issues in 1993 concerning radiation effects on the growth of normal and neoplastic hematopoietic cells.
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Stem Cells. 1997;15 Suppl 2:75-85. Review.

Post-Chernobyl thyroid carcinoma in Belarus children and adolescents: comparison with naturally occurring thyroid carcinoma in Italy and France.
Pacini F, Vorontsova T, Demidchik EP, Molinaro E, Agate L, Romei C, Shavrova E, Cherstvoy ED, Ivashkevitch Y, Kuchinskaya E, Schlumberger M, Ronga G, Filesi M, Pinchera A.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 1997 Nov;82(11):3563-9.

Changes in the repair capacity of blood cells as a biomarker for chronic low-dose exposure to ionizing radiation.
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Environ Mol Mutagen. 1997;30(2):153-60.

High prevalence of activating ret proto-oncogene rearrangements, in thyroid tumors from patients who had received external radiation.
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Cytologic characteristics of pediatric thyroid carcinoma around Chernobyl, Republic of Belarus.
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Thyroid neoplasia in children.
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Curr Opin Pediatr. 1997 Aug;9(4):413-8. Review.

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Comparison of the breakpoint regions of ELE1 and RET genes involved in the generation of RET/PTC3 oncogene in sporadic and in radiation-associated papillary thyroid carcinomas.
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Thyroid cancer and the Chernobyl accident. Are long-term and long distance side effects of fall-out radiation greater than estimated?
Cetta F, Montalto G, Petracci M, Fusco A.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 1997 Jun;82(6):2015-7. No abstract available.

Distinct pattern of ret oncogene rearrangements in morphological variants of radiation-induced and sporadic thyroid papillary carcinomas in children.
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Cancer Res. 1997 May 1;57(9):1690-4.

Potassium iodide for thyroid blockade in a reactor accident: administrative policies that govern its use.
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Lessons from Chernobyl: the event, the aftermath fallout: radioactive, political, social.
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Thyroid. 1997 Apr;7(2):189-92. Review.

The role of the ret proto-oncogene in human disease.
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Nagoya J Med Sci. 1997 Mar;60(1-2):23-30. Review.

Leukaemia and thyroid cancer in emergency workers of the Chernobyl accident: estimation of radiation risks (1986-1995).
Ivanov VK, Tsyb AF, Gorsky AI, Maksyutov MA, Rastopchin EM, Konogorov AP, Korelo AM, Biryukov AP, Matyash VA.
Radiat Environ Biophys. 1997 Feb;36(1):9-16.

Childhood cancer 10 years after the Chernobyl accident.
Schwenn MR, Brill AB.
Curr Opin Pediatr. 1997 Feb;9(1):51-4. Review.

The sequelae and problems of the Chernobyl catastrophe
Tsyb AF, Ivanov VK.
Voen Med Zh. 1997 Jan;318(1):34-7. Russian. No abstract available

Oncoepidemiologic situation in the Kaluga region of the Russian Federation ten years after the Chernobyl accident
Ivanov VK, Nilova EV, Efendiev VA, Gorskii AI, Pishkevich VA, Leshakov SI, Shiriaev VI.
Vopr Onkol. 1997;43(2):143-50. Russian.