Association of aspirin and NSAID use with risk of colorectal cancer according to genetic variants.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

JAMA, Volume 313, Issue 11, p.1133-42 (2015)

Keywords:

Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal, Aspirin, Case-Control Studies, Chromosomes, Collaborative Data Services Core Facility, Epidemiology Core Facility, Human, Pair 12, Chromosomes, Human, Pair 15, Colorectal Neoplasms, Female, Gene-Environment Interaction, Genetic Markers, Genotype, Humans, Male, Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide, Risk Factors, Specialized Pathology Core Facility, Specimen Processing Core Facility

Abstract:

Use of aspirin and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) is associated with lower risk of colorectal cancer.