Cancer-specific Studies in the NCI Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics
Adiposity, Physical Activity, and Pancreatic Cancer
The NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study investigated the association between adiposity and physical activity and pancreatic cancer. A subcohort completed a second questionnaire with information about physical activity and waist and hip circumference. Results are summarized on the web site.
Pancreatic Cancer in African Americans and Whites
This population-based, case-control study in the U.S. explored risk factors for pancreatic cancer, including obesity. Results are summarized on the web site.