CancerLiu.09

CancerLiu.09 - Rui Hai Liu M.D Ph.D Cornell University Tel...

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Unformatted text preview: Rui Hai Liu, M.D., Ph.D. Cornell University Tel. 607-255-6235 E-mail: [email protected] March 3, 2009 Diet and Cancer Outline • Cancer statistics • Cancer cells and cancer • Carcinogenesis • Cancer risk – Is cancer preventable? • Dietary cancer prevention Cancer Statistics 100,000 200,000 300,000 400,000 500,000 600,000 700,000 800,000 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Deaths Leading Causes of Death in the United States, 2008 1. Heart Diseases 2. Cancer 3. Cerebrovascular diseases 4. Chronic lower respiratory disease 5. Accidents (Unintentional injuries) 6. Diabetes mellitus 7. Alzheimer’s disease 8. Influenza and Pneumonia 9. Nephritis 10. Septicemia Cancer Statistics, 2008 Current as of Feb. 1, 2009 565,650 Men 745,180 Women 692,000 26 % Breast 14% Lung and bronchus 10% Colon and rectum 6% Uterine corpus 4% Non-Hodgkin lymphoma 4% Melanoma of skin 4 % Thyroid 3% Ovary 3% Kidney 3% Leukemia 23% All Other Sites Prostate 25% Lung and bronchus 15% Colon and rectum 10% Urinary bladder 7% Melanoma of skin 5% Non-Hodgkin 5% lymphoma Kidney 4% Leukemia 3% Oral Cavity & pharynx 3% Pancreas 3% All Other Sites 20% 2008 Estimated US Cancer Cases Current as of Feb. 1, 2009 Cancer Statistics, 2008 Jemal, A. et al. CA Cancer J Clin 58:71-96, 2008 Cancer Death Rates for Men, US, 1930-2004 Jemal, A. et al. CA Cancer J Clin 58:71-96, 2008 Cancer Death Rates for Women, US, 1930-2004 Lifetime Probability of Developing Cancer • Men: 45% 1 in 2 • Women: 38% 1 in 3 Cancer Statistics, 2008 Is Cancer Preventable? Factor Best Estimate Range of Acceptable Estimates Diet Tobacco Infection Reproductive behavior Occupation Alcohol Geophysical factors Pollution Medicines/med procedures Industrial products 35 30 10 7 4 3 3 2 1 1 10-70 25-40 1-?...
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