Fasting C-peptide levels and death resulting from all causes and breast cancer: the health, eating, activity, and lifestyle study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Volume 29, Issue 1, p.47-53 (2011)


2011, Breast Neoplasms, C-Peptide, Center-Authored Paper, Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2, Fasting, Female, Humans, Insulin, Insulin Resistance, Life Style, Middle Aged, Motor Activity, Prevention Center Core Facility, Prognosis, Prospective Studies, Public Health Sciences Division, Risk Factors, Shared Resources


To examine the association between serum C-peptide, a marker of insulin secretion, measured 3 years after a breast cancer diagnosis, and death resulting from all causes and breast cancer.