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Alcohol consumption and prostate cancer incidence and progression: A Mendelian randomisation study.

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Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men in developed countries, and is a target for risk reduction strategies. The effects of alcohol consumption on prostate cancer incidence and survival remain unclear, potentially due to methodological limitations of observational studies. In this study, we investigated the associations of genetic variants in alcohol-metabolising genes with prostate cancer incidence and survival. We analysed data from 23,868 men with prostate cancer and 23,051 cont...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1002/ijc.30436

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Brunner, C More by this author
Davies, NM More by this author
Martin, RM More by this author
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Canadian Department of Defence More from this funder
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
International Journal of Cancer Journal website
Volume:
140
Issue:
1
Pages:
75-85
Publication date:
2016-09-05
Acceptance date:
2016-07-29
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EISSN:
1097-0215
ISSN:
0020-7136
Pubs id:
pubs:645870
URN:
uri:3d2be935-d571-4e20-953e-17018f3db055
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uuid:3d2be935-d571-4e20-953e-17018f3db055
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pubs:645870

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