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Inflammation marker and risk of pancreatic cancer: a nested case-control study within the EPIC cohort.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Established risk factors for pancreatic cancer include smoking, long-standing diabetes, high body fatness, and chronic pancreatitis, all of which can be characterised by aspects of inflammatory processes. However, prospective studies investigating the relation between inflammatory markers and pancreatic cancer risk are scarce. METHODS: We conducted a nested case-control study within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition, measuring prediagnostic blood lev...

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10.1038/bjc.2012.172

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Journal:
British journal of cancer
Volume:
106
Issue:
11
Pages:
1866-1874
Publication date:
2012-05-05
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
URN:
uuid:48e32d79-839c-405e-b341-871b4cd489c3
Source identifiers:
335153
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pubs:335153

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