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What does SELECT stand for?

SELECT stands for Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial


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Dietary supplementation with vitamin E significantly increased the risk of prostate cancer among healthy men," reads the conclusion to the October 12, 2011, JAMA report on the Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial (SELECT).
In fact one which recently finished, the selenium and vitamin E cancer prevention trial (SELECT), showed a higher incidence of prostate cancer in those men who took alpha-tocopherol supplementation.
In late October, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) decided to halt the Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial (SELECT) because an initial, independent review of study data showed that selenium and vitamin E supplements, taken either alone or together, did not prevent prostate cancer.
What to do: The Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial (SELECT) on 35,000 men--which is looking primarily at prostate cancer--will also examine selenium's impact on colon cancer risk.
The Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial, or SELECT, seeks to determine whether the two dietary supplements protect against prostate cancer, the second-most-common form of cancer in men after skin cancer.