Meat, fish, and colorectal cancer risk: the European Prospective Investigation into cancer and nutrition.

  title={Meat, fish, and colorectal cancer risk: the European Prospective Investigation into cancer and nutrition.},
  author={Teresa Norat and Sheila Anne Bingham and Pietro Ferrari and Nadia Slimani and M. Jenab and Mathieu Mazuir and Kim Overvad and Anja Olsen and Anne Tj\onneland and Françoise Clavel and Marie-Christine Boutron-Ruault and Emmanuelle Kesse and H. B{\"o}ing and Manuela M. Bergmann and Alexandra Nieters and Jakob Linseisen and Antonia Trichopoulou and Dimitirios Trichopoulos and Yiannis Tountas and Franco Berrino and Domenico Palli and Salvatore Panico and Rosario Tumino and Paolo Vineis and Hendrik Bas Bueno-de-Mesquita and P. H. Peeters and Dagrun Engeset and Eiliv Lund and Guri Skeie and Eva Ardanaz and Carlos A. Gonz{\'a}lez and Carmen Navarro and Jos{\'e} Ram{\'o}n Quir{\'o}s and M P{\'e}rez S{\'a}nchez and G{\"o}ran GB Berglund and Ir{\'e}ne Mattisson and G{\"o}ran Hallmans and Richard Palmqvist and N. E. Day and Kay-Tee Khaw and Timothy J Key and Miguel A San Joaquin and Bertrand H{\'e}mon and Rodolfo Saracci and Rudolf Kaaks and Elio Riboli},
  journal={Journal of the National Cancer Institute},
  volume={97 12},
BACKGROUND Current evidence suggests that high red meat intake is associated with increased colorectal cancer risk. High fish intake may be associated with a decreased risk, but the existing evidence is less convincing. METHODS We prospectively followed 478 040 men and women from 10 European countries who were free of cancer at enrollment between 1992 and 1998. Information on diet and lifestyle was collected at baseline. After a mean follow-up of 4.8 years, 1329 incident colorectal cancers… CONTINUE READING
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Meat , fi sh , and colorectal cancer risk : the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition

  • T Norat, S Bingham, P Ferrari, N Slimani, M Jenab, M Mazuir
  • J Natl Cancer Inst
  • 2005

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