Cancer Prevention Program

Diet and Diet-Related Factors in the PCPT

PI: Alan Kristal DrPH

The overall goals of this proposal are to: (1) better understand the associations of diet and diet-related factors such as obesity and physical activity with prostate cancer risk; and (2) evaluate whether favorable dietary patterns or use of dietary supplements could enhance the efficacy of finasteride as a prostate cancer chemopreventive agent.

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