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Can Vitamin D Prevent Breast Cancer?

Maryam Moossavi 1 , 2 and Milad Mohammadoo-Khorasani 3 , *
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1 Student Research Committee, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran
2 Department of Molecular Medicine, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran
3 Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Gene, Cell and Tissue: January 2018, 5 (1); e74216
  • Published Online: January 31, 2018
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: November 30, 2017
  • Revised: January 2, 2018
  • Accepted: January 15, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/gct.74216

To Cite: Moossavi M, Mohammadoo-Khorasani M. Can Vitamin D Prevent Breast Cancer?, Gene Cell Tissue. 2018 ; 5(1):e74216. doi: 10.5812/gct.74216.

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