Dietary zinc modulation of Moloney sarcoma virus oncogenesis.

To explore the relationship between dietary zinc and the natural history of Moloney sarcoma virus (MSV) oncogenesis, BALB/c mice were fed diets which contained four levels of zinc: 100 ppm zinc (designated control); 9 ppm zinc (desig nated marginal deficiency); 5 ppm zinc (designated moderate deficiency); and 2.5 ppm zinc (designated severe deficiency… CONTINUE READING