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Research Projects > 1984 Grantees

Prevention of Cancer with Selenium in the PRC

Project Description

Dr. Clark investigated the feasibility of using salt fortified with selenium to improve the selenium status of a population at high risk of cancer in the People’s Republic of China. He and his Chinese colleagues conducted a pilot study to demonstrate the safety and feasibility of using a high-selenium brewers yeast in a population of Hepatitis B carriers who were at an extremely high risk of primary liver cancer.

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