Metabolic epidemiology of large bowel cancer. Fecal mutagens in high- and low-risk population for colon cancer. A preliminary report.

@article{Reddy1980MetabolicEO,
  title={Metabolic epidemiology of large bowel cancer. Fecal mutagens in high- and low-risk population for colon cancer. A preliminary report.},
  author={B. Somasekhara Reddy and Catherine Sharma and L H Darby and K. J. Laakso and Ernst L. Wynder},
  journal={Mutation research},
  year={1980},
  volume={72 3},
  pages={511-22}
}
Because of potential significance of fecal mutagens in the pathogenesis of colon cancer, the dietary pattern and fecal mutagens of 3 populations with distinct risk for the development of colon cancer, a high-risk population in New York Metropolitan area (non-Seventh-Day Adventists), a low-risk population of vegetarian Seventh-Day Adventists in New York Metropolitan area and a low-risk population in rural Kuopio, Finland were studied. The average daily intake of protein was the same in the 3… CONTINUE READING