Colonic protection from dimethylhydrazine by a high fiber diet.

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Results of this experiment showed that a high fiber bran diet had the ability to lower significantly the incidence of pathologic changes in the colon of mice receiving 1,2-dimethylhydrazine, a drug known for its specificity for causing carcinoma of the colon. This finding adds support to the hypothesis which clains that the addition of bran to the diet has… (More)

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@article{Chen1978ColonicPF, title={Colonic protection from dimethylhydrazine by a high fiber diet.}, author={Wei Fang Chen and Harry S. Goldsmith}, journal={Surgery, gynecology & obstetrics}, year={1978}, volume={147 4}, pages={503-6} }