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Title: "Light" cigarettes and exposure to carcinogens
Authors: University of Minnesota
Keywords: Smoking Cessation
Comparative Study
Issue Date: 9-Mar-2005
Publisher: University of Minnesota Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center
Abstract: To assess whether smoking "light" cigarettes reduces the amount of tobacco-specific carcinogens in the body, scientists at the University of Minnesota measured the level of carcinogen uptake in smokers who were using regular, light, and ultralight cigarettes. No significant differences were observed among smokers of the three different types of cigarettes.
URI: http://purl.umn.edu/137
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