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Cancer Prevention Study II Nutrition Cohort

Cancer Prevention Study II Nutrition Cohort

Initiatives -
Discovering factors that contribute to variability in cancer risk in human populations. Objectives: 1. To obtain detailed information on dietary exposures and to update with additional exposure information 2. To conduct prospective cancer incidence follow-up in addition to mortality follow-up.
Start Year
1992
End Year
2015
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Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Eric Jacobs
    American Cancer Society

Design

Study design
Population cohort

Marker Paper

Calle EE, Rodriguez C, Jacobs EJ, Almon ML, Chao A, McCullough ML, Feigelson HS, Thun MJ. The American Cancer Society Cancer Prevention Study II Nutrition Cohort: rationale, study design, and baseline characteristics. Cancer. 2002 Jan 15;94(2):500-11. doi: 10.1002/cncr.10197. Corrected and republished in: Cancer. 2002 May 1;94(9):2490-501.

PUBMED 11900235

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
184,194
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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