Macronutrient intake and cancer: how does dietary restriction influence tumor growth and why should we care?

@article{Pollak2009MacronutrientIA,
  title={Macronutrient intake and cancer: how does dietary restriction influence tumor growth and why should we care?},
  author={Michael N. Pollak},
  journal={Cancer prevention research},
  year={2009},
  volume={2 8},
  pages={698-701}
}
This perspective on the report by Rogozina and colleagues (beginning on page 712 in this issue of the journal) reviews mechanisms that may underlie inhibitory effects of dietary restriction on tumor growth in the mouse mammary tumor virus transforming growth factor alpha (MMTV-TGF-alpha) breast cancer model and comments on the potential clinical relevance… CONTINUE READING