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IGF-I, IGFBP-3 and breast cancer risk in women: The European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC).

Abstract:

Blood concentrations of insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) and insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3 (IGFBP-3) have recently been associated with breast cancer risk, notably in women who developed breast cancer at a young age. Prospective studies published so far, however, were relatively small and odds ratio (OR) estimates imprecise. We present the results of a large prospective case-control study nested within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition on tota...

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10.1677/erc.1.01150

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Journal:
Endocrine-related cancer
Volume:
13
Issue:
2
Pages:
593-605
Publication date:
2006-06-05
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EISSN:
1479-6821
ISSN:
1351-0088
URN:
uuid:68fb877c-740c-4fc3-a6b0-978bad9804fa
Source identifiers:
10193
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pubs:10193

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