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Plasma levels of six carotenoids in nine European countries: report from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC).

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BACKGROUND: In addition to their possible direct biological effects, plasma carotenoids can be used as biochemical markers of fruit and vegetable consumption for identifying diet-disease associations in epidemiological studies. Few studies have compared levels of these carotenoids between countries in Europe. OBJECTIVE: Our aim was to assess the variability of plasma carotenoid levels within the cohort of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC). METHODS: Plasm...

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10.1079/phn2004598

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Journal:
Public health nutrition
Volume:
7
Issue:
6
Pages:
713-722
Publication date:
2004-09-01
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EISSN:
1475-2727
ISSN:
1368-9800
Source identifiers:
27492
Language:
English
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uuid:48f93c71-5030-49a6-8c4b-dee8e5c37e28
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2012-12-19

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