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Lifelong vegetarianism and breast cancer risk in India: A multicentre case control study of 2101 women

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Breast cancer is now the most commonly diagnosed malignancy in women in India with over 150,000 incident cases per year. Interest in the role of diet in the aetiology of breast cancer is stimulated by the observation of the lower incidence of breast cancer in Asian populations where the intake of animal products is lower than that of Western populations. Studies investigating this relationship to date in India have been of small size and provided conflicting results and therefore a large scal...

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10.1158/1538-7445.SABCS15-P6-10-15

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
Publisher:
American Association for Cancer Research Publisher's website
Journal:
Cancer Research Journal website
Volume:
76
Issue:
4S
Pages:
Abstract P6-10-15
Host title:
Cancer Research
Publication date:
2016-02-15
Acceptance date:
2015-06-01
Event location:
San Antonio
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608864
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uuid:12c72cfa-629b-4fcb-9b8e-71616ccd2ee6
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pubs:608864
Deposit date:
2016-03-08

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