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Nutritional and hormonal biomarkers in prostate cancer epidemiology

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Evidence from international comparisons and migrant studies suggest that environmental factors, such as a Western diet, may be important in prostate cancer development, possibly through effects on hormone and growth factor secretion and metabolism. However, despite considerable research, convincing associations between diet and risk for prostate cancer have not been established. Random and systematic measurement error in dietary assessment using traditional survey methods may contribute ...

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University of Oxford
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Division:
MSD
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NDM
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MSD
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Supervisor
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MSD
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NDM
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Cancer Research UK
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Price, A
Publication date:
2012
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Language:
English
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2014-12-03

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