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Body Fatness and Cancer — Viewpoint of the IARC Working Group

Published on Aug 25, 2016in The New England Journal of Medicine70.67
· DOI :10.1056/NEJMsr1606602
Béatrice Lauby-Secretan15
Estimated H-index: 15
(IARC: International Agency for Research on Cancer),
Chiara Scoccianti18
Estimated H-index: 18
(IARC: International Agency for Research on Cancer)
+ 3 AuthorsKurt Straif62
Estimated H-index: 62
(IARC: International Agency for Research on Cancer)
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Abstract
The International Agency for Research on Cancer convened a workshop on the relationship between body fatness and cancer, from which an IARC handbook on the topic will appear. An executive summary of the evidence is presented.
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