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Cancer-obesity link discovery by MSU researchers could aid prevention efforts
Date:4/30/2009

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"Trying to address the problem when someone already has a late-stage tumor is not primary prevention," Fenton said. "Our goal is to understand the active signals and mechanisms involved so we can create opportunities to prevent or interrupt cancer progression early in the process.

"The impact of obesity and cancer are a priority for the health of the nation," Fenton added. "Although weight loss is the ideal prevention strategy for reducing obesity as a risk factor for colon cancer, 95 percent of all people who lose weight will gain it back and often more within a year, so behavior modification as a prevention strategy is difficult and challenging. For this reason, continuing research also will include the identification of dietary compounds that may prevent or reduce colon cancer risk associated with obesity in the absence of weight loss."


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Contact: Mark Fellows
mark.fellows@ur.msu.edu
517-884-0166
Michigan State University
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