Independent and joint effects of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and calcium on ovarian cancer risk: a prospective nested case-control study
2010 (English)In: European Journal of Cancer, ISSN 0959-8049, E-ISSN 1879-0852, Vol. 46, no 15, 2799-2805 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Calcium and vitamin D act independently to reduce the risk of ovarian cancer. The decreased risk of ovarian cancer associated with pre-diagnostic serum calcium and vitamin D needs to be evaluated further for possible new insights into ovarian cancer prevention.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2010. Vol. 46, no 15, 2799-2805 p.
Ovarian cancer; Vitamin D; 25-Hydroxyvitamin D; Calcium; Prospective study; Population based; Biobank; Joint effect
Medical and Health Sciences
Research subject Medicine
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-40745DOI: 10.1016/j.ejca.2010.05.019ISI: 000283689200022PubMedID: 20601305OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-40745DiVA: diva2:402398