Drug Insight: lycopene in the prevention and treatment of prostate cancer

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For almost a decade researchers in the field of urology have investigated lycopene and the chemopreventive potential of the tomato. A potent antioxidant found in abundance in the tomato, lycopene has repeatedly been correlated with reduced risk of prostate cancer in numerous epidemiological and population-based studies. Researchers and clinicians continue… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ncpuro0073

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@article{Guns2005DrugIL, title={Drug Insight: lycopene in the prevention and treatment of prostate cancer}, author={Emma S. Tomlinson Guns and Simon P Cowell}, journal={Nature Clinical Practice Urology}, year={2005}, volume={2}, pages={38-43} }