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2010 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Systematic Reviews

Systematic Review Question

What is the relationship between the intake of vegetable protein, including soy protein and chronic disease?

Conclusion Statement

Few studies are available and the limited body of evidence suggests that vegetable protein intake does not offer special protection against type 2 diabetes, coronary heart disease and selected cancers.

2010 DGAC Grade: Limited

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201 DGAC Protein Subcommittee

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