Cancer Prevention: From 1727 to Milestones of the Past 100 Years

Scott M. Lippman, Ernest T. Hawk
2009 Cancer Research  
The rich, multidisciplinary history of cancer prevention recounted here begins with surgical and workplace recommendations of the 1700s and ends with 2009 results of the enormous (35,535 men) Selenium and Vitamin E [prostate] Cancer Prevention Trial (SELECT). This history comprises a fascinating array of chemopreventive, vaccine, surgical, and behavioral science research, both preclinical and clinical.
doi:10.1158/0008-5472.can-09-1750 pmid:19491253 fatcat:jxit5ll66jaerlttbtn5rjuqgu