Caloric Restriction and Experimental Carcinogenesis

  • David Kritchevsky
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 322)


Concern over effects of over-nutrition on carcinogenesis is not new. Almost 70 years ago Hoffman1,2 attributed the rise in cancer incidence of the time to an excess of caloric intake.


Mammary Tumor Caloric Restriction Caloric Intake Energy Restriction Tumor Incidence 
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  • David Kritchevsky
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  1. 1.The Wistar InstitutePhiladelphiaUSA

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