Journal article

Lifetime alcohol intake and pancreatic cancer incidence and survival: findings from the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study

Harindra Jayasekara, Dallas R English, Allison M Hodge, Robin Room, John L Hopper, Roger L Milne, Graham G Giles, Robert J MacInnis

Cancer Causes & Control | SPRINGER | Published : 2019


Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the original investigators and the diligent team, who recruited the participants and who continue working on follow-up, for their contribution. We also express our gratitude to the many thousands of Melbourne residents who continue to participate in the study. MCCS cohort recruitment was funded by VicHealth and Cancer Council Victoria. The MCCS was further supported by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council Grants 209057, 251553, and 504711 and by infrastructure provided by Cancer Council Victoria. JLH is a NHMRC Senior Principal Research Fellow. RR's position was funded by the Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education. The funding sources played no role in the study design, in the collection, analysis and interpretation of data, in the writing of the report, and in the decision to submit the article for publication.