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Childhood cancer in the vicinity of nuclear power plants: Results of the CANUPIS study

A large nationwide longitudinal study found no evidence of an increased risk of cancer in children born near nuclear power plants in Switzerland. The CANUPIS study was performed by the Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM) at the University of Bern (Switzerland) in collaboration with the Swiss Childhood Can-cer Registry and the Swiss Paediatric Oncology Group.

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Link to publication

International Journal of Epidemiology: HTML / PDF
Manuscript: DYR115
DOI: 10.1093/ije/DYR115

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