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Geographic association between urinary excretion of N-nitroso compounds and oesophageal cancer mortality in China.

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Overnight urine samples were collected from approximately 60 male adults in each of 69 counties of China in 1989. Two specimens were collected from each subject--one after a loading dose of proline and ascorbic acid and another after a loading dose of proline only. Levels of N-nitrosamino acids and nitrate were measured in urine samples and correlated with cumulative mortality rates for subjects aged between 0 and 64 years in the 1970s. Oesophageal cancer mortality rates were positively and s...

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10.1002/ijc.2910540502

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Author
Journal:
International journal of cancer. Journal international du cancer More from this journal
Volume:
54
Issue:
5
Pages:
713-719
Publication date:
1993-07-01
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EISSN:
1097-0215
ISSN:
0020-7136
Language:
English
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pubs:35837
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uuid:21b88368-51cc-4152-8c7e-5515dec7e439
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pubs:35837
Source identifiers:
35837
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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