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`Prospective markers of antioxidant status in relation to future cardiovascular disease, lung and stomach cancer.` - AN0407

The study is part of a part EC funded collaborative prospective study on Diet, Cancer and Health, in which 500,000 individuals will be investigated in 10 participating centres in Scandinavia, Northern Europe and Mediteranean communities. The study proposes to investigate the relationship between plasma carotenoids, vitamin C and other plasma antioxidants and markers if antioxidant stress to the future risk of cardiovascular disease and to lung and stomach cancer.
1. To undertake a prospective study on the effects of diet on intermediate biological risk factors to cancer and heart disease. 2. To provide dietary information to the general public in relation to the prevention of cancer and heart disease.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1992

To: 1993

Cost: £119,997
Contractor / Funded Organisations
University - Ulster