Serum lycopene concentration and prostate cancer risk: results from the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial.

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Journal Article


Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology, Volume 20, Issue 4, p.638-46 (2011)


2011, 5-alpha Reductase Inhibitors, Aged, Carotenoids, Case-Control Studies, Finasteride, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Prostatic Neoplasms, Public Health Sciences Division, Risk Factors, Tumor Markers, Biological


Lycopene has been promoted for prostate cancer prevention, despite the inconsistency of scientific evidence.