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Dietary intake of iron, heme-iron and magnesium and pancreatic cancer risk in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition cohort.

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Several studies support a protective effect of dietary magnesium against type 2 diabetes, but a harmful effect for iron. As diabetes has been linked to pancreatic cancer, intake of these nutrients may be also associated with this cancer. We examined the association between dietary intake of magnesium, total iron and heme-iron and pancreatic cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort. In total, 142,203 men and 334,999 women, recruited between ...

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10.1002/ijc.27547

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Journal:
International journal of cancer. Journal international du cancer
Volume:
131
Issue:
7
Pages:
E1134-E1147
Publication date:
2012-10-01
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EISSN:
1097-0215
ISSN:
0020-7136
Source identifiers:
325341
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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