Effect of diet and exercise intervention on the growth of prostate epithelial cells

@article{Barnard2008EffectOD,
  title={Effect of diet and exercise intervention on the growth of prostate epithelial cells},
  author={R. James Barnard and Naoko Kobayashi and William J. Aronson},
  journal={Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases},
  year={2008},
  volume={11},
  pages={362-366}
}
Epidemiological studies suggest a positive association between nutrient intake, hyperinsulinemia and risk of Benign prostatic hyperplasis (BPH). This study tests the hypothesis that a low-fat, high-fiber diet and daily exercise would lower serum insulin and reduce the growth of serum-stimulated primary prostate epithelial cells in culture. Serum samples were obtained from eight overweight men before and after the Pritikin residential, 2-week diet and exercise intervention and from seven men who… CONTINUE READING

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