Roumen Balansky

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Publications

  1. ncbi Dose-related cytogenetic damage in pulmonary alveolar macrophages from mice exposed to cigarette smoke early in life
    Roumen Balansky
    National Center of Oncology, Str Plovdivsko Pole 6, 1756 Sofia, Bulgaria
    Arch Toxicol 86:509-16. 2012
  2. ncbi Inhibition of lung tumor development by berry extracts in mice exposed to cigarette smoke
    Roumen Balansky
    National Center of Oncology, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Int J Cancer 131:1991-7. 2012
  3. ncbi Prevention of cigarette smoke-induced lung tumors in mice by budesonide, phenethyl isothiocyanate, and N-acetylcysteine
    Roumen Balansky
    National Center of Oncology, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Int J Cancer 126:1047-54. 2010
  4. ncbi Differential carcinogenicity of cigarette smoke in mice exposed either transplacentally, early in life or in adulthood
    Roumen Balansky
    National Center of Oncology, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Int J Cancer 130:1001-10. 2012
  5. ncbi Prenatal N-acetylcysteine prevents cigarette smoke-induced lung cancer in neonatal mice
    Roumen Balansky
    National Center of Oncology, Sofia 1756, Bulgaria
    Carcinogenesis 30:1398-401. 2009

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi Dose-related cytogenetic damage in pulmonary alveolar macrophages from mice exposed to cigarette smoke early in life
    Roumen Balansky
    National Center of Oncology, Str Plovdivsko Pole 6, 1756 Sofia, Bulgaria
    Arch Toxicol 86:509-16. 2012
    ..These surrogate cells, providing an important defense mechanism of the respiratory tract, are proposed as indicators of CS-related DNA damage in youngsters...
  2. ncbi Inhibition of lung tumor development by berry extracts in mice exposed to cigarette smoke
    Roumen Balansky
    National Center of Oncology, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Int J Cancer 131:1991-7. 2012
    ..Interestingly, both the carcinogen and the chemopreventive agents tested are complex mixtures that contain a multitude of components working through composite mechanisms...
  3. ncbi Prevention of cigarette smoke-induced lung tumors in mice by budesonide, phenethyl isothiocyanate, and N-acetylcysteine
    Roumen Balansky
    National Center of Oncology, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Int J Cancer 126:1047-54. 2010
    ..In conclusion, the proposed experimental model provides convincing evidence that it is possible to prevent CS-induced lung cancer by means of dietary and pharmacological agents...
  4. ncbi Differential carcinogenicity of cigarette smoke in mice exposed either transplacentally, early in life or in adulthood
    Roumen Balansky
    National Center of Oncology, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Int J Cancer 130:1001-10. 2012
    ..In conclusion, the carcinogenic response to CS varies depending on the developmental stage. The early postnatal life and the prenatal life are particularly at risk for the later development of CS-related tumors...
  5. ncbi Prenatal N-acetylcysteine prevents cigarette smoke-induced lung cancer in neonatal mice
    Roumen Balansky
    National Center of Oncology, Sofia 1756, Bulgaria
    Carcinogenesis 30:1398-401. 2009
    ..These findings demonstrate for the first time that treatment during pregnancy with an antioxidant chemopreventive agent can affect the induction of tumors consequent to exposure to a carcinogen after birth...