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Dietary fat intake and risk of prostate cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition.

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BACKGROUND: Findings from early observational studies have suggested that the intake of dietary fat might be a contributing factor in the etiology of prostate cancer. However, the results from more recent prospective studies do not support this hypothesis, and the possible association between different food sources of fat and prostate cancer risk also remains unclear. OBJECTIVE: The objectives were to assess whether intakes of dietary fat, subtypes of fat, and fat from animal products were as...

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10.1016/j.canep.2014.07.011

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Journal:
The American journal of clinical nutrition
Volume:
87
Issue:
5
Pages:
1405-1413
Publication date:
2008-05-05
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EISSN:
1938-3207
ISSN:
0002-9165
URN:
uuid:8e1c51e3-1e1f-4c9a-af01-3f5ca62f980d
Source identifiers:
17793
Local pid:
pubs:17793

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