EPIC was designed to investigate the relationships between diet, nutritional status, lifestyle and environmental factors and the incidence of cancer and other chronic diseases. EPIC is a large study of diet and health having recruited over half a million (520,000) people in ten European countries: Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, The Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom.
EJCN special issue
The EJCN special issue "Nutrient Intakes and Patterns in the EPIC cohorts from ten European countries", co-editors Slimani N & Margetts B. Eur J Clin Nutr 2009, Nov;63, S1-S274 , has recently been published. Supplementary information on some papers are available on the snipe page.