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Circulating folate and vitamin B12 and risk of prostate cancer: A collaborative analysis of individual participant data from six cohorts including 6875 cases and 8104 controls

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Folate and vitamin B12 are essential for maintaining DNA integrity and may influence prostate cancer (PCa) risk, but the association with clinically relevant, advanced stage, and high-grade disease is unclear.To investigate the associations between circulating folate and vitamin B12 concentrations and risk of PCa overall and by disease stage and grade.A study was performed with a nested case-control design based on individual participant data from six cohort studies including 6875 cases and 8...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1016/j.eururo.2016.03.029

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Publisher:
Elsevier B.V. Publisher's website
Journal:
European Urology Journal website
Volume:
70
Issue:
6
Pages:
941-951
Publication date:
2016-04-06
Acceptance date:
2016-03-16
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ISSN:
0302-2838 and 1873-7560
Pubs id:
pubs:616705
URN:
uri:27556711-0aeb-4018-b6df-0686a37edcad
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uuid:27556711-0aeb-4018-b6df-0686a37edcad
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pubs:616705
Paper number:
6

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