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Cholesterol "Fuels" Breast Cancer, Duke University Medical Center Study  
12/2/2013 6:33:35 AM

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It raises the prospect that taking cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins could prevent cancer. The work, published in the journal Science, helps explain why obesity is a major risk factor for the disease. However, cancer charities cautioned that it was too soon to advise women to take statins.

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