A recent nested case-control study found that increasing use of antibiotics was associated with a significantly elevated risk of breast cancer. The authors attempted to replicate this finding with a similar study design using the General Practice Research Database in the United Kingdom.
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A study reported in this week's "Journal of the American Medical Association" makes a provocative link between the two. Setchell KD Phytoestrogens: the biochemistry, physiology, and implications for human health of soy isoflavones. Comment in JAMA. Liu XH, Rose DP Differential expression and regulation of cyclooxygenase-1 and-2 in two human breast cancer cell lines. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter.
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