Circulating adiponectin levels and risk of endometrial cancer: the prospective Nurses' Health Study.

@article{Soliman2011CirculatingAL,
  title={Circulating adiponectin levels and risk of endometrial cancer: the prospective Nurses' Health Study.},
  author={Pamela T Soliman and Xiaohui Cui and Qian Zhang and Susan E. Hankinson and Karen H. Lu},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2011},
  volume={204 2},
  pages={167.e1-5}
}
OBJECTIVE Adiponectin, a protein secreted by adipose cells, is inversely associated with endometrial cancer. Our objective was to assess prediagnostic adiponectin levels in relation to risk of endometrial cancer. STUDY DESIGN This was a prospective nested case-control study within the Nurses' Health Study with 146 cases and 377 controls. Adiponectin was measured using enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay. Logistic regression analyses were performed adjusting for known endometrial cancer risk… CONTINUE READING
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