Effects of dietary intervention on IGF-I and IGF-binding proteins, and related alterations in sex steroid metabolism: the Diet and Androgens (DIANA) Randomised Trial

@article{Kaaks2003EffectsOD,
  title={Effects of dietary intervention on IGF-I and IGF-binding proteins, and related alterations in sex steroid metabolism: the Diet and Androgens (DIANA) Randomised Trial},
  author={Rudolf Kaaks and Cristina Bellati and Elisabetta Venturelli and Sabina Rinaldi and Giorgio Secreto and Carine Biessy and Valeria Pala and Sabina Sieri and Franco Berrino},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
  year={2003},
  volume={57},
  pages={1079-1088}
}
Objective: To assess the effects of a comprehensive change in dietary composition on endogenous hormone metabolism. The specific aim was to examine whether this intervention could lead to favourable changes in insulin sensitivity, levels of IGF-I and IGF-binding proteins (IGFBPs), and total and bioavailable testosterone and estradiol, that would be expected… CONTINUE READING