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Plasma carotenoids and vitamin C concentrations and risk of urothelial cell carcinoma in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition.

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BACKGROUND: Published associations between dietary carotenoids and vitamin C and bladder cancer risk are inconsistent. Biomarkers may provide more accurate measures of nutrient status. OBJECTIVE: We investigated the association between plasma carotenoids and vitamin C and risk of urothelial cell carcinoma (UCC) in a case-control study nested within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition. DESIGN: A total of 856 patients with newly diagnosed UCC were matched with 856 c...

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10.3945/ajcn.111.032920

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Bueno-de-Mesquita, HB More by this author
Kampman, E More by this author
Büchner, FL More by this author
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Journal:
The American journal of clinical nutrition
Volume:
96
Issue:
4
Pages:
902-910
Publication date:
2012-10-05
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EISSN:
1938-3207
ISSN:
0002-9165
URN:
uuid:8a3a6cf7-207c-4716-9bc9-da845ff01ef9
Source identifiers:
354670
Local pid:
pubs:354670

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