Presentations related to the IARC Handbooks of Cancer Prevention

Handbook Vol. 16: Body Fatness


Posted 8 November 2016

IARC Marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month


IARC marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a focus on the recently published Handbook on Breast Cancer Screening. Dr Béatrice Lauby-Secretan, who leads the IARC Handbooks series, discusses the evaluations of the Handbook on Breast Cancer Screening.

Posted 28 October 2016

Human Cancer: Known Causes and Prevention by Organ Site


This poster presents the target organs for all agents classified as carcinogenic to humans (Group 1) by the IARC Monographs Programme (in red) and for the interventions showing sufficient evidence of a cancer-preventive effect in the IARC Handbooks of Cancer Prevention (in green).


  Updated 8 November 2016