γ-Glutamyl transferase and breast cancer risk

@inproceedings{Fentiman2010GlutamylTA,
  title={γ-Glutamyl transferase and breast cancer risk},
  author={Ian S. Fentiman and Diane S. Allen},
  booktitle={British Journal of Cancer},
  year={2010}
}
Background:It has been reported that there is an increased risk of cancer in individuals with elevated levels of serum γ-glutamyl transferase (GGT).Methods:In the Guernsey Breast Cancer Cohort Study, GGT was measured in sera from 1803 normal women. Among these women, 251 subsequently developed cancer, of whom 96 developed breast cancer.Results:After adjustment for age at entry, height, weight, age at menarche and first birth with nulliparity, there was a highly significant relationship between… CONTINUE READING

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