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Role of Dietary Fat-Type on Chemical Carcinogen Activation

Project Description

Dr. Wade studied how different types and different amounts of fat in the diet affect the metabolic activation of certain chemicals into carcinogens. Certain fats, like fish oils, seem to have a cancer-inhibiting effect, but it depends on what stage in the cancer process the fish oils are administered.

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