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A cross-sectional analysis of the association between diet and insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I, IGF-II, IGF-binding protein (IGFBP)-2, and IGFBP-3 in men in the United Kingdom.

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BACKGROUND: There is evidence of associations between insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-I), IGF-II, insulin-like binding protein-2 (IGFBP-2), IGFBP-3, and prostate cancer risk. This study examines the association between dietary factors associated with prostate cancer and serum levels of these peptides. METHODS: A cross-sectional analysis of self-reported 12-month dietary intake with serum IGF and IGFBP levels was performed using data from 1,798 subjects screened negative for prostate cancer ...

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10.1007/s10552-012-9961-6

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Metcalfe, C More by this author
Gunnell, D More by this author
Rowlands, MA More by this author
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Journal:
Cancer causes and control : CCC
Volume:
23
Issue:
6
Pages:
907-917
Publication date:
2012-06-05
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EISSN:
1573-7225
ISSN:
0957-5243
URN:
uuid:793fc10b-1fe9-450e-a63e-437b7d9a39ed
Source identifiers:
325225
Local pid:
pubs:325225

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