Individual Study / SELECT

Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial

Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial

Initiatives -
To see if one or both selenium and vitamin E could help prevent prostate cancer when taken as dietary supplements for a minimum of 7 years (maximum of 12 years).
Start Year
2001
End Year
2011
Funding
Supported in part by Public Health Service cooperative agreement CA37429 awarded by the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services.
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Investigators Contacts
  • MD Scott Lippman
    The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Design

Study design
Clinical trial cohort

Marker Paper

Lippman SM, Goodman PJ, Klein EA, Parnes HL, Thompson IM Jr, Kristal AR, Santella RM, Probstfield JL, Moinpour CM, Albanes D, Taylor PR, Minasian LM, Hoque A, Thomas SM, Crowley JJ, Gaziano JM, Stanford JL, Cook ED, Fleshner NE, Lieber MM, Walther PJ, Khuri FR, Karp DD, Schwartz GG, Ford LG, Coltman CA Jr. Designing the Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial (SELECT). J Natl Cancer Inst. 2005 Jan 19;97(2):94-102. doi: 10.1093/jnci/dji009.

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Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
34,887
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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