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Familial transmission of prostate, breast and colorectal cancer in adoptees is related to cancer in biological but not in adoptive parents: A nationwide family study.

Zöller, Bengt LU ; Li, Xinjun LU ; Sundquist, Jan LU and Sundquist, Kristina LU (2014) In European Journal of Cancer 50(13). p.2319-2327
Abstract
Familial clustering of prostate, breast and colorectal cancer is well established, but the familial risk of these cancers has not been determined among adoptees. The aim was to disentangle the contributions of genetic and environmental factors to the familial transmission of prostate, breast and colorectal cancer.
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European Journal of Cancer
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50
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13
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2319 - 2327
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1879-0852
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10.1016/j.ejca.2014.05.018
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  abstract     = {Familial clustering of prostate, breast and colorectal cancer is well established, but the familial risk of these cancers has not been determined among adoptees. The aim was to disentangle the contributions of genetic and environmental factors to the familial transmission of prostate, breast and colorectal cancer.},
  author       = {Zöller, Bengt and Li, Xinjun and Sundquist, Jan and Sundquist, Kristina},
  issn         = {1879-0852},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {13},
  pages        = {2319--2327},
  publisher    = {IFAC & Elsevier Ltd.},
  series       = {European Journal of Cancer},
  title        = {Familial transmission of prostate, breast and colorectal cancer in adoptees is related to cancer in biological but not in adoptive parents: A nationwide family study.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejca.2014.05.018},
  volume       = {50},
  year         = {2014},
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