Serum cholesterol levels in relation to the incidence of cancer: the JPHC study cohorts.


An inverse association between serum total cholesterol and cancer mortality cast a controversy for cause or result of low cholesterol on cancer risk. Therefore, we examined a total of 33,368 Japanese men and women aged 40-69 years, who were free of prior diagnosis of cancer and cardiovascular disease, undertook serum total cholesterol measurement and… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ijc.24668