A Lukanova

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Affiliation: International Agency for Research on Cancer
Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Reliability of follicle-stimulating hormone measurements in serum
    Alan A Arslan
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 1:49. 2003
  2. pmc Circulating soluble Fas levels and risk of ovarian cancer
    Arslan Akhmedkhanov
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Cancer 3:33. 2003
  3. ncbi Nonlinear relationship of insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I and IGF-I/IGF-binding protein-3 ratio with indices of adiposity and plasma insulin concentrations (Sweden)
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Department of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, France
    Cancer Causes Control 13:509-16. 2002
  4. ncbi Body mass index in relation to ovarian cancer: a multi-centre nested case-control study
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Department of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 99:603-8. 2002
  5. ncbi A cross-sectional study of IGF-I determinants in women
    A Lukanova
    Department of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, France
    Eur J Cancer Prev 10:443-52. 2001
  6. ncbi A prospective study of insulin-like growth factor-I, IGF-binding proteins-1, -2 and -3 and lung cancer risk in women
    A Lukanova
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 92:888-92. 2001
  7. ncbi Body mass index, circulating levels of sex-steroid hormones, IGF-I and IGF-binding protein-3: a cross-sectional study in healthy women
    A Lukanova
    Hormones and Cancer Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Endocrinol 150:161-71. 2004
  8. ncbi Serum C-peptide, insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I, IGF-binding proteins, and colorectal cancer risk in women
    R Kaaks
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:1592-600. 2000
  9. pmc Consumption of fish and meats and risk of hepatocellular carcinoma: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    V Fedirko
    Section of Nutrition and Metabolism, International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Ann Oncol 24:2166-73. 2013
  10. ncbi Interrelationships between plasma testosterone, SHBG, IGF-I, insulin and leptin in prostate cancer cases and controls
    R Kaaks
    Hormones and Cancer Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150, cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, Cedex 08, France
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:309-15. 2003

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  1. pmc Reliability of follicle-stimulating hormone measurements in serum
    Alan A Arslan
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 1:49. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the reliability of FSH measurement using stored sera from an ongoing prospective cohort--the NYU Women's Health Study...
  2. pmc Circulating soluble Fas levels and risk of ovarian cancer
    Arslan Akhmedkhanov
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Cancer 3:33. 2003
    ..The main objective of the present study was to evaluate serum sFas as a potential biomarker of ovarian cancer risk...
  3. ncbi Nonlinear relationship of insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I and IGF-I/IGF-binding protein-3 ratio with indices of adiposity and plasma insulin concentrations (Sweden)
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Department of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, France
    Cancer Causes Control 13:509-16. 2002
    ..In this study we test the hypothesis of a nonlinear relationship of IGF-I with indices of body fat such as body mass index (BMI), insulin, and leptin...
  4. ncbi Body mass index in relation to ovarian cancer: a multi-centre nested case-control study
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Department of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 99:603-8. 2002
    ..02. There was some evidence of direct association of ovarian cancer with height, which was limited to cancers diagnosed before age 55. Our data suggest that increasing body weight may confer a protection against ovarian cancer...
  5. ncbi A cross-sectional study of IGF-I determinants in women
    A Lukanova
    Department of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, France
    Eur J Cancer Prev 10:443-52. 2001
    ..There was some suggestion that regular physical activity may increase total IGF-I and that women with positive family history of breast cancer might have higher IGF-I levels than those without such diagnosis in their relatives...
  6. ncbi A prospective study of insulin-like growth factor-I, IGF-binding proteins-1, -2 and -3 and lung cancer risk in women
    A Lukanova
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 92:888-92. 2001
    ..Our study does not offer evidence in support of an association between prediagnostic serum levels of IGF-I or IGFBP-1, -2 and -3 and lung cancer risk in women...
  7. ncbi Body mass index, circulating levels of sex-steroid hormones, IGF-I and IGF-binding protein-3: a cross-sectional study in healthy women
    A Lukanova
    Hormones and Cancer Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Endocrinol 150:161-71. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi Serum C-peptide, insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I, IGF-binding proteins, and colorectal cancer risk in women
    R Kaaks
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:1592-600. 2000
    ..To test this hypothesis, we conducted a case-control study nested within a cohort of 14 275 women in New York...
  9. pmc Consumption of fish and meats and risk of hepatocellular carcinoma: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    V Fedirko
    Section of Nutrition and Metabolism, International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Ann Oncol 24:2166-73. 2013
    ....
  10. ncbi Interrelationships between plasma testosterone, SHBG, IGF-I, insulin and leptin in prostate cancer cases and controls
    R Kaaks
    Hormones and Cancer Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150, cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, Cedex 08, France
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:309-15. 2003
    ....
  11. ncbi IGF-I, IGFBP-3 and breast cancer risk in women: The European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    S Rinaldi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, Cedex 08, France
    Endocr Relat Cancer 13:593-605. 2006
    ....
  12. ncbi Postmenopausal serum androgens, oestrogens and breast cancer risk: the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    R Kaaks
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Endocr Relat Cancer 12:1071-82. 2005
    ..The results from this study caution against the use of DHEA(S), or other androgens, for postmenopausal androgen replacement therapy...
  13. doi Physical activity, sex steroid, and growth factor concentrations in pre- and post-menopausal women: a cross-sectional study within the EPIC cohort
    S Rinaldi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC, Lyon, France
    Cancer Causes Control 25:111-24. 2014
    ..PA may reduce cancer risk by changing endogenous hormones levels, but relatively little research has focused on this topic. The purpose of this study was to elucidate the relation between PA and endogenous hormone concentrations...
  14. ncbi Energy balance and cancer: the role of insulin and insulin-like growth factor-I
    R Kaaks
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Proc Nutr Soc 60:91-106. 2001
    ..For cancers of the endometrium, breast and prostate, these findings are discussed in the context of relationships between insulin and IGF-I and levels of bioavailable sex steroids...
  15. ncbi Meat consumption and colorectal cancer risk: an estimate of attributable and preventable fractions
    T Norat
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    IARC Sci Publ 156:223-5. 2002
  16. pmc Glycemic index, glycemic load, dietary carbohydrate, and dietary fiber intake and risk of liver and biliary tract cancers in Western Europeans
    V Fedirko
    Nutritional Epidemiology Group, Section of Nutrition and Metabolism, International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Ann Oncol 24:543-53. 2013
    ..The type and quantity of dietary carbohydrate as quantified by glycemic index (GI) and glycemic load (GL), and dietary fiber may influence the risk of liver and biliary tract cancers, but convincing evidence is lacking...
  17. ncbi A potential inverse association between insulin-like growth factor I and hypertension in a cross-sectional study
    Kelly J Hunt
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:563-71. 2006
    ..Hence, our objective is to examine relationships between IGF-I levels; body mass index (BMI); fasting insulin level; IGF binding protein 1 (IGFBP-1), IGFBP-2, and IGFBP-3 levels; and an array of traditional cardiovascular risk factors...
  18. pmc Height, body mass index, and ovarian cancer: a pooled analysis of 12 cohort studies
    Leo J Schouten
    Department of Epidemiology, GROW School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:902-12. 2008
    ..Although many studies have investigated the association between anthropometry and ovarian cancer risk, results have been inconsistent...
  19. ncbi Circulating enterolactone and risk of endometrial cancer
    Anne Zeleniuch-Jacquotte
    Department of Environmental Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016 3240, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:2376-81. 2006
    ..These results do not support a protective role of circulating lignans, in the range of levels observed, against endometrial cancer...
  20. ncbi Plasma adiponectin levels and endometrial cancer risk in pre- and postmenopausal women
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 69372 Lyon, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:255-63. 2007
    ..Adiponectin, an adipocytokine secreted by adipose tissue, is decreased in obesity, insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, and polycystic ovary syndrome, all of which are well-established risk factors for endometrial cancer...
  21. ncbi Effects of parity on pregnancy hormonal profiles across ethnic groups with a diverse incidence of breast cancer
    Alan A Arslan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, NBV 9E2, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2123-30. 2006
    ..These data suggest that circulating pregnancy hormone levels may explain some of the ethnic differences in breast cancer risk...
  22. ncbi Insulin-like growth factor I in pregnancy and maternal risk of breast cancer
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, NBV 9E2, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2489-93. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi Endogenous androgens and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer: results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Sabina Rinaldi
    IARC, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:23-9. 2007
    ..The heterogeneity of results on the associations of fT with ovarian cancer risk in postmenopausal women deserves further investigation...
  24. doi Polymorphisms of genes coding for ghrelin and its receptor in relation to anthropometry, circulating levels of IGF-I and IGFBP-3, and breast cancer risk: a case-control study nested within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (
    Laure Dossus
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Carcinogenesis 29:1360-6. 2008
    ..These associations, however, might also be due to chance findings and further large studies are needed to confirm our results...
  25. ncbi Insulin resistance is inversely related to prostate cancer: a prospective study in Northern Sweden
    Tanja Stocks
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 120:2678-86. 2007
    ..Our data suggest that androgens, which are inversely associated with insulin resistance, are important in the early prostate cancer development, whereas insulin resistance related factors may be important for tumour progression...
  26. ncbi Anthropometric factors and risk of endometrial cancer: the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Christine Friedenreich
    Division of Population Health and Information, Alberta Cancer Board, T2N 4N2, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Cancer Causes Control 18:399-413. 2007
    ..To examine the association between anthropometry and endometrial cancer, particularly by menopausal status and exogenous hormone use subgroups...
  27. ncbi Prospective study of hyperglycemia and cancer risk
    Par Stattin
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University Hospital, 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 30:561-7. 2007
    ..To investigate whether hyperglycemia is associated with increased cancer risk...
  28. ncbi Serum IGF-I, its major binding protein (IGFBP-3) and epithelial ovarian cancer risk: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Petra H M Peeters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Endocr Relat Cancer 14:81-90. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that the circulating levels of IGF-I may play a potentially important role in the development of ovarian cancer in women of a pre- or perimenopausal age...
  29. pmc Endogenous sex hormones and endometrial cancer risk in women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Naomi E Allen
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Endocr Relat Cancer 15:485-97. 2008
    ..In conclusion, relatively high blood concentrations of estrogens and free testosterone are associated with an increased endometrial cancer risk in postmenopausal women...
  30. pmc Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Tess V Clendenen
    Department of Environmental Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Cancer Lett 260:209-15. 2008
    ..These observations do not support a role for BSMI, APAI, TAQI, and FOKI polymorphisms in epithelial ovarian cancer in a predominantly Caucasian population...
  31. ncbi Anthropometric measures, endogenous sex steroids and breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women: a study within the EPIC cohort
    Sabina Rinaldi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 118:2832-9. 2006
    ..Our data indicate that the relationship of adiposity with breast cancer in postmenopausal women could be partially explained by the increases in endogenous estrogens, and by a decrease in levels of SHBG...
  32. ncbi IGF-I, IGFBP-3 and breast cancer in young women: a pooled re-analysis of three prospective studies
    Sabina Rinaldi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, Cedex 08, France
    Eur J Cancer Prev 14:493-6. 2005
    ..98 [0.54-1.75], 1.06 [0.59-1.91], 1.04 [0.58-1.87] and 1.77 [0.97-3.24] for quintiles of IGFBP-3). Our results give only moderate support for an association of blood IGF-I with breast cancer risk in young women...
  33. ncbi Effects of weight control and physical activity in cancer prevention: role of endogenous hormone metabolism
    Rudolf Kaaks
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 963:268-81. 2002
    ....
  34. ncbi Insulin-like growth factor II and colorectal cancer risk in women
    Kelly J Hunt
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:901-5. 2002
    ..Mechanisms that might cause the increase in IGF-II levels are unknown but may include loss of parental imprinting of the IGF-II gene...
  35. ncbi Circulating levels of insulin-like growth factor-I and risk of ovarian cancer
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Hormones and Cancer Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 101:549-54. 2002
    ..We found a strong direct relationship between circulating IGF-I levels and risk of developing ovarian cancer before age 55. Additional, larger studies of this association are needed to provide more precise estimates of effect...
  36. ncbi Obesity, endogenous hormones, and endometrial cancer risk: a synthetic review
    Rudolf Kaaks
    Hormones and Cancer Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 69372 Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1531-43. 2002
    ..The ovarian androgen excess may be because of an interaction between obesity-related, chronic hyperinsulinemia with genetic factors predisposing to the development of ovarian hyperandrogenism...
  37. ncbi Circulating levels of sex steroid hormones and risk of ovarian cancer
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Hormones and Cancer Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 104:636-42. 2003
    ....
  38. ncbi Risk of ovarian cancer in relation to prediagnostic levels of C-peptide, insulin-like growth factor binding proteins-1 and -2 (USA, Sweden, Italy)
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Cancer Causes Control 14:285-92. 2003
    ....
  39. ncbi Prediagnostic levels of C-peptide, IGF-I, IGFBP -1, -2 and -3 and risk of endometrial cancer
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 108:262-8. 2004
    ..Decrease in the prevalence of chronic hyperinsulinemia, through changes in lifestyle or medication, is expected to prevent endometrial cancer...
  40. ncbi Meat consumption and colorectal cancer risk: dose-response meta-analysis of epidemiological studies
    Teresa Norat
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 98:241-56. 2002
    ..If average red meat intake is reduced to 70 g/week in these regions, colorectal cancer risk would hypothetically decrease by 7-24%...
  41. ncbi Circulating levels of sex steroid hormones and risk of endometrial cancer in postmenopausal women
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 108:425-32. 2004
    ....
  42. ncbi Serum follicle-stimulating hormone and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer in postmenopausal women
    Alan A Arslan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:1531-5. 2003
    ....
  43. ncbi Obesity and colon cancer: does leptin provide a link?
    Par Stattin
    Department of Urology and Andrology, Umea University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 109:149-52. 2004
    ..Leptin may be directly involved in colon tumorigenesis or it may serve as a sensitive and robust marker of an obesity-induced adverse endocrine environment. Only weak support for an association of insulin with colon cancer was found...
  44. ncbi Insulin-like growth factor-I, IGF binding protein-3, and breast cancer in young women: a comparison of risk estimates using different peptide assays
    Sabina Rinaldi
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, IARC, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:48-52. 2005
    ..These results are consistent with an association of breast cancer risk in young women with elevated IGF-I and IGFBP-3, and show that for IGFBP-3, the strength of such an association could vary substantially depending on the assay used...
  45. ncbi Body mass index and cancer: results from the Northern Sweden Health and Disease Cohort
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Cancer 118:458-66. 2006
    ..In women from northern Sweden, up to 7% of all cancers were attributable to overweight and obesity and could be avoided by keeping BMI within the recommended range...
  46. pmc The challenge of measuring circulating estradiol at low concentrations
    Paolo Toniolo
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 7:45-7. 2005
    ....
  47. ncbi Serum adiponectin is not associated with risk of colorectal cancer
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:401-2. 2006
  48. ncbi Fruit and vegetable consumption and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Mandy Schulz
    German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, 14458 Nuthetal, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2531-5. 2005
    ..The association between consumption of fruit and vegetables and risk of ovarian cancer is still unclear from a prospective point of view...
  49. ncbi Endogenous hormones and ovarian cancer: epidemiology and current hypotheses
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, NBV 9E2, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:98-107. 2005
    ..Such data will ultimately provide opportunities for research targeted; at early detection and preventive interventions...
  50. ncbi Metabolic syndrome, plasma lipid, lipoprotein and glucose levels, and endometrial cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Endocr Relat Cancer 14:755-67. 2007
    ..01). None of the associations differed significantly by fasting status. These findings suggest that metabolic abnormalities and obesity may act synergistically to increase endometrial cancer risk...
  51. pmc Effect of long-term storage on hormone measurements in samples from pregnant women: the experience of the Finnish Maternity Cohort
    Katsiaryna Holl
    Department of Child and Adolescent Health, National Public Health Institute, Oulu, Finland
    Acta Oncol 47:406-12. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the stored FMC serum samples can be used to study hormone-disease associations, but close matching for storage time and gestational day are necessary design components of all related biobank studies...
  52. ncbi Fruits and vegetables and lung cancer: Findings from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Anthony B Miller
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 108:269-76. 2004
    ..The findings from this analysis can be regarded as re-enforcing recommendations with regard to enhanced fruit consumption for populations. However, the effect is likely to be small compared to smoking cessation...