Key Characteristics Approach to Carcinogenic Hazard Identification. Academic Article uri icon


  • Evaluating carcinogenic mechanisms is a challenging part of hazard identification, as mechanistic data are both voluminous and diverse. An evaluation approach based on 10 key characteristics of human carcinogens provides a holistic and unbiased way to tackle this challenge.

published proceedings

  • Chem Res Toxicol

altmetric score

  • 129.1

author list (cited authors)

  • Guyton, K. Z., Rieswijk, L., Wang, A., Chiu, W. A., & Smith, M. T.

citation count

  • 24

complete list of authors

  • Guyton, Kathryn Z||Rieswijk, Linda||Wang, Amy||Chiu, Weihsueh A||Smith, Martyn T

publication date

  • December 2018