Published in Pharma Investments, Ventures and Law Weekly, April 16th, 2006
According to a study from the United States, "Glutaraldehyde is a substance that represents a substantial portion of the human exposure to aldehydes in medicine and industry. Other aldehydes such as formaldehyde have been associated with increased cancer rates of the upper respiratory tract and leukemia."
"Our study is the only one, to our knowledge, to examine cancer rates among exposed glutaraldehyde workers," explained J.J. Collins and colleagues, Dow Chemical Company. "In an extended follow up using death certificates, we calculated standardized mortality...
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