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Medicine » Oncology » "Esophageal Cancer - Cell and Molecular Biology, Biomarkers, Nutrition and Treatment", book edited by Ferdous Rastgar Jazii, ISBN 978-953-51-0223-6, Published: March 7, 2012 under CC BY 3.0 license. © The Author(s).

Chapter 5

The Interaction Between the Metabolism of Retinol and Ethanol in Esophageal Mucosa – A Possible Mechanism of Esophageal Cancer in Alcoholics

By Hirokazu Yokoyama, Haruko-Shiraishi Yokoyama and Toshifumi Hibi
DOI: 10.5772/37383