Laura N Anderson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Phytoestrogen intake from foods, during adolescence and adulthood, and risk of breast cancer by estrogen and progesterone receptor tumor subgroup among Ontario women
    Laura N Anderson
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Cancer 132:1683-92. 2013
  2. doi Passive cigarette smoke exposure during various periods of life, genetic variants, and breast cancer risk among never smokers
    Laura N Anderson
    Department of Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 175:289-301. 2012
  3. doi Ultraviolet sunlight exposure during adolescence and adulthood and breast cancer risk: a population-based case-control study among Ontario women
    Laura N Anderson
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 174:293-304. 2011
  4. ncbi Vitamin D-related genetic variants, interactions with vitamin D exposure, and breast cancer risk among Caucasian women in Ontario
    Laura N Anderson
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1708-17. 2011
  5. doi Use of isoflavone supplements is associated with reduced postmenopausal breast cancer risk
    Beatrice A Boucher
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Cancer 132:1439-50. 2013
  6. doi Vitamin D and calcium intakes and breast cancer risk in pre- and postmenopausal women
    Laura N Anderson
    Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1699-707. 2010
  7. doi High coffee intake, but not caffeine, is associated with reduced estrogen receptor negative and postmenopausal breast cancer risk with no effect modification by CYP1A2 genotype
    Elizabeth C Lowcock
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Nutr Cancer 65:398-409. 2013
  8. pmc Genetic variants in vitamin d pathway genes and risk of pancreas cancer; results from a population-based case-control study in ontario, Canada
    Laura N Anderson
    Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e66768. 2013
  9. ncbi Vitamin D intake from food and supplements among Ontario women based on the US block food frequency questionnaire with and without modification for Canadian food values
    Laura N Anderson
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 101:318-21. 2010
  10. pmc Germline HOXB13 p.Gly84Glu mutation and risk of colorectal cancer
    Mohammad R Akbari
    Women s College Research Institute, Women s College Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Cancer Epidemiol 37:424-7. 2013

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Publications12

  1. doi Phytoestrogen intake from foods, during adolescence and adulthood, and risk of breast cancer by estrogen and progesterone receptor tumor subgroup among Ontario women
    Laura N Anderson
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Cancer 132:1683-92. 2013
    ..In conclusion, adolescent phytoestrogen intake was associated with reduced postmenopausal breast cancer, particularly for ER+PR+ tumor subgroup...
  2. doi Passive cigarette smoke exposure during various periods of life, genetic variants, and breast cancer risk among never smokers
    Laura N Anderson
    Department of Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 175:289-301. 2012
    ..Although the results of this study were largely null, it is possible that premenopausal women exposed to passive smoke or carrying certain genetic variants may be at higher risk of breast cancer...
  3. doi Ultraviolet sunlight exposure during adolescence and adulthood and breast cancer risk: a population-based case-control study among Ontario women
    Laura N Anderson
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 174:293-304. 2011
    ..This study suggests that factors suggestive of increased cutaneous production of vitamin D are associated with reduced breast cancer risk...
  4. ncbi Vitamin D-related genetic variants, interactions with vitamin D exposure, and breast cancer risk among Caucasian women in Ontario
    Laura N Anderson
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1708-17. 2011
    ..This study investigated if candidate gene variants in vitamin D pathways are associated with breast cancer risk, or modify the associations between breast cancer and vitamin D exposure...
  5. doi Use of isoflavone supplements is associated with reduced postmenopausal breast cancer risk
    Beatrice A Boucher
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Cancer 132:1439-50. 2013
    ..In conclusion, isoflavone supplements were associated with decreased postmenopausal breast cancer risk. Further research to examine these novel findings is warranted, given the low supplement use and potential limitations of our results...
  6. doi Vitamin D and calcium intakes and breast cancer risk in pre- and postmenopausal women
    Laura N Anderson
    Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1699-707. 2010
    ..Some evidence suggests that vitamin D may reduce breast cancer risk. Despite the biological interaction between vitamin D and calcium, few studies have evaluated their joint effects on breast cancer risk...
  7. doi High coffee intake, but not caffeine, is associated with reduced estrogen receptor negative and postmenopausal breast cancer risk with no effect modification by CYP1A2 genotype
    Elizabeth C Lowcock
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Nutr Cancer 65:398-409. 2013
    ..43, 0.94). High coffee consumption, but not total caffeine, may be associated with reduced risk of ER- and postmenopausal breast cancers, independent of CYP1A2 genotype. Further studies are needed to replicate these findings...
  8. pmc Genetic variants in vitamin d pathway genes and risk of pancreas cancer; results from a population-based case-control study in ontario, Canada
    Laura N Anderson
    Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e66768. 2013
    ..Vitamin D pathway gene variants may be associated with pancreas cancer risk and future studies are needed to understand the possible role of vitamin D in tumorigenesis and may have implications for cancer-prevention strategies. ..
  9. ncbi Vitamin D intake from food and supplements among Ontario women based on the US block food frequency questionnaire with and without modification for Canadian food values
    Laura N Anderson
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 101:318-21. 2010
    ..To measure and compare dietary vitamin D intake among women in Ontario using a modified Block 1998 (US) food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) before and after modification for Canadian-specific vitamin D food fortification...
  10. pmc Germline HOXB13 p.Gly84Glu mutation and risk of colorectal cancer
    Mohammad R Akbari
    Women s College Research Institute, Women s College Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Cancer Epidemiol 37:424-7. 2013
    ..Data has suggested that HOXB13 expression levels are decreased in colorectal cancer (CRC) cell lines indicating this gene may be involved in colorectal tumourigenesis...
  11. ncbi Lifestyle, dietary, and medical history factors associated with pancreatic cancer risk in Ontario, Canada
    Laura N Anderson
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Cancer Causes Control 20:825-34. 2009
    ..Possible pancreatic cancer risk factors were evaluated within the population-based Ontario Pancreas Cancer Study...
  12. pmc Effect of maternal depression and anxiety on use of health services for infants
    Laura N Anderson
    University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 54:1718-1719.e5. 2008
    ..To evaluate the association between postpartum maternal depressive symptoms or maternal anxiety and health services utilization (HSU) for infants...