Carbohydrate and Cancer

  • Kenneth K. Carroll
Part of the Human Nutrition book series (HUNU, volume 7)


As noted by the Committee on Diet, Nutrition, and Cancer (1982), dietary intake of carbohydrate in relation to cancer has received much less attention than intake of fat and protein, the two other macronutrients of the diet.


Breast Cancer Gastric Cancer Mammary Tumor Dietary Carbohydrate Dietary Sugar 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kenneth K. Carroll
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  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryThe University of Western Ontario Health Sciences CentreLondonCanada

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