John Libbey Eurotext

Environnement, Risques & Santé


Exposition à la lumière la nuit et cancers du sein et de la prostate : étude en population générale à Madrid et Barcelone Ahead of print



This study* conducted in the two largest cities in Spain helps to fill in the gaps in our knowledge about the association between environmental exposure to artificial light at night and hormone-dependent cancers. Its results indicate an effect specific to blue light. They must nonetheless be interpreted with prudence, since the exposure assessment method requires further improvement.