Chronic exposure to microcystin-LR increases the risk of prostate cancer and induces malignant transformation of human prostate epithelial cells

Chun Pan, Ling Zhang, Xiannan Meng, Haixiang Qin, Zou Xiang, Wenyue Gong, Wenxin Luo, Dongmei Li, Xiaodong Han

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MC-LR might be a new tumor promoter of prostate cancer and has extended our knowledge on the effects of MC-LR on prostate health.

Original languageEnglish
Article number128295
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2021


  • COX-2
  • FOXM1
  • MC-LR
  • Prostate cancer

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Pollution
  • Health, Toxicology and Mutagenesis

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