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Concentrations of IGF-I and IGFBP-3 and pancreatic cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition.

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BACKGROUND: Insulin-like growth factors (IGFs) and their binding proteins (BPs) regulate cell differentiation, proliferation and apoptosis, and may have a role in the aetiology of various cancers. Information on their role in pancreatic cancer is limited and was examined here in a case-control study nested within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition. METHODS: Serum concentrations of IGF-I and IGFBP-3 were measured using enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays in 422 cas...

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10.1038/bjc.2012.19

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Rohrmann, S More by this author
Rinaldi, S More by this author
Tjønneland, A More by this author
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Journal:
British journal of cancer
Volume:
106
Issue:
5
Pages:
1004-1010
Publication date:
2012-02-05
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
URN:
uuid:3997770d-69cb-4678-ada0-68d22aadeb02
Source identifiers:
192918
Local pid:
pubs:192918

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