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BMJ 1996; 313 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.313.7064.1032 (Published 26 October 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;313:1032

Research links tobacco to cancer: A chemical found in cigarette smoke has been found to cause genetic damage in lung cells that is identical with the damage observed in many malignant tumours of the lung, according to research published in Science.

Medicine price controls: The UK government's Office of Fair Trading is to start legal action to end resale price maintenance on branded over the counter medicines. It …

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