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Dietary methyl-group donor intake and breast cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)

Abstract:

1) Background: Methyl-group donors (MGDs), including folate, choline, betaine, and methionine, may influence breast cancer (BC) risk through their role in one-carbon metabolism;
(2) Methods: We studied the relationship between dietary intakes of MGDs and BC risk, adopting data from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort;
(3) Results: 318,686 pre- and postmenopausal women were followed betw... Expand abstract
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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.3390/nu13061843

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Author
Publisher:
MDPI Publisher's website
Journal:
Nutrients Journal website
Volume:
13
Issue:
6
Article number:
1843
Publication date:
2021-05-28
Acceptance date:
2021-05-26
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ISSN:
2072-6643
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1179901
Local pid:
pubs:1179901
Deposit date:
2021-06-01

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