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No association between green tea and prostate cancer risk in Japanese men: the Ohsaki Cohort Study.
Kikuchi N, Ohmori K, Shimazu T, Nakaya N, Kuriyama S, Nishino Y, Tsubono Y, Tsuji I
Br J Cancer. 2006;95(3):371. Epub 2006 Jun 27.
In a prospective study of 19,561 Japanese men, green-tea intake was not associated with a lower risk of prostate cancer (110 cases), the multivariate hazard ratio for men drinking>or =5 cups compared with<1 cup per day being 0.85 (95% confidence interval 0.50-1.43, trend P = 0.81).
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