The center isn’t acting alone and has the support of researchers and medical professionals from the Harvard School of Public Health, American Cancer Society and University of Illinois at Chicago Division of Pathology Research. The authors of the article wrote:
A seven-year, $118 million study funded by the National Institutes of Health found last year that selenium does not prevent prostate cancer in healthy men, the center said.
The Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial involving 35,000 U.S. and Canadian men was halted in October when researchers determined that selenium was not protecting the men from prostate cancer and may have been causing diabetes in some of them.
The study was financed by the federal government and was one of the largest ever on this subject.
Bayer refuses to back down on its claims. What do you think the outcome will be?