Alcohol, low-methionine--low-folate diets, and risk of colon cancer in men.

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Published in J Natl Cancer Inst on February 15, 1995


E Giovannucci1, E B Rimm, A Ascherio, M J Stampfer, G A Colditz, W C Willett

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1: Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass., USA.

Associated clinical trials:

Health Professionals Follow-up Study | NCT00005182

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