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First trial to prove a diet supplement can prevent hereditary cancer

A trial in people with high hereditary risk of a wide range of cancers has shown a major preventive effect from resistant starch, found in a range of foods such as oats and slightly green bananas.

It can also be found in breakfast cereal, cooked and cooled pasta and rice, peas and beans.

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published on: 27 July 2022