Marta Rossi

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Flavonoids, proanthocyanidins, and the risk of stomach cancer
    Marta Rossi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1597-604. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and colorectal cancer in Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1555-8. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Proanthocyanidins and the risk of colorectal cancer in Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 21:243-50. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Vitamin D intake and breast cancer risk: a case-control study in Italy
    M Rossi
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 20:374-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and ovarian cancer risk: A case-control study in Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 123:895-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Mediterranean diet in relation to body mass index and waist-to-hip ratio
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, I 20156 Milan, Italy
    Public Health Nutr 11:214-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and the risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer: a case-control study from Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, 20156, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1621-5. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and risk of squamous cell esophageal cancer
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 120:1560-4. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Family history and the risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer
    Werner Garavello
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 122:1827-31. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Citrus fruit and cancer risk in a network of case-control studies
    Roberto Foschi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 21:237-42. 2010

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Flavonoids, proanthocyanidins, and the risk of stomach cancer
    Marta Rossi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1597-604. 2010
    ..Further adjustment for fruit and vegetables, or vitamin C, did not materially change these associations. This is the first epidemiological study to suggest that dietary proanthocyanidins have a favorable role on gastric cancer risk...
  2. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and colorectal cancer in Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1555-8. 2006
    ..The findings of this large study provide support for an inverse association of selected classes of flavonoids with colorectal cancer risk...
  3. doi request reprint Proanthocyanidins and the risk of colorectal cancer in Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 21:243-50. 2010
    ..The associations were apparently stronger for rectal than for colon cancer, in the absence of significant heterogeneity. These results may explain the protective effect of vegetables and fruit on colorectal cancer...
  4. doi request reprint Vitamin D intake and breast cancer risk: a case-control study in Italy
    M Rossi
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 20:374-8. 2009
    ..Vitamin D has been suggested to play a protective role against several cancers, including breast cancer...
  5. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and ovarian cancer risk: A case-control study in Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 123:895-8. 2008
    ..On the basis of our findings and the relevant literature, we infer that isoflavones, and perhaps flavonols, may have favorable effects with respect to ovarian cancer risk...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mediterranean diet in relation to body mass index and waist-to-hip ratio
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, I 20156 Milan, Italy
    Public Health Nutr 11:214-7. 2008
    ..The Mediterranean diet is rich in fat and starch, and hence may be related to overweight. We therefore investigated the relationship between adherence to a Mediterranean diet and body mass index (BMI) and waist-to-hip ratio (WHR)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and the risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer: a case-control study from Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, 20156, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1621-5. 2007
    ..None of the associations were significant after further allowance for vitamin C, probably on account of the high collinearity between these compounds...
  8. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and risk of squamous cell esophageal cancer
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 120:1560-4. 2007
    ..In conclusion, this study suggests that flavanone intake is inversely associated with esophageal cancer risk and may account, with vitamin C, for the protective effect of fruit, especially citrus fruit, on esophageal cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Family history and the risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer
    Werner Garavello
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 122:1827-31. 2008
    ..6 for current smokers, heavy drinkers with family history. History of oral and pharyngeal cancer and laryngeal cancer is a strong determinant of oral and pharyngeal cancer risk, independent from tobacco and alcohol...
  10. doi request reprint Citrus fruit and cancer risk in a network of case-control studies
    Roberto Foschi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 21:237-42. 2010
    ..Citrus fruit has shown a favorable effect against various cancers. To better understand their role in cancer risk, we analyzed data from a series of case-control studies conducted in Italy and Switzerland...
  11. doi request reprint Dietary glycemic index and glycemic load and risk of pancreatic cancer: a case-control study
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Ann Epidemiol 20:460-5. 2010
    ..Carbohydrates and dietary glycemic index (GI) influence the secretion of insulin and insulin-related growth factors and may play a role in the development of diabetes and obesity, both of which have been related to pancreatic cancer risk...
  12. doi request reprint Flavonoids, proanthocyanidins, and cancer risk: a network of case-control studies from Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    Nutr Cancer 62:871-7. 2010
    ..We found inverse associations between proanthocyanidins and colorectal cancer. These associations appeared stronger for proanthocyanidins with a higher degree of polymerization (OR = 0.69 for ≥ 10 mers)...
  13. doi request reprint Glycemic index and glycemic load in relation to body mass index and waist to hip ratio
    Marta Rossi
    Department of Epidemiology, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via La Masa, 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Nutr 49:459-64. 2010
    ..We therefore investigated the relation between GI and glycemic load (GL) with body mass index (BMI) and waist to hip ratio (WHR), as a measure of body fat distribution...
  14. doi request reprint Dietary total antioxidant capacity and colorectal cancer: a large case-control study in Italy
    Carlo La Vecchia
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 133:1447-51. 2013
    ..The inverse association was apparently-though not significantly-stronger for rectal than for colon cancer. This is the first case-control study indicating consistent inverse relations between dietary TAC and colorectal cancer risk...
  15. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and the risk of renal cell carcinoma
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:98-101. 2007
    ..Allowance for vegetable and fruit consumption only partly explained these inverse relations. Thus, flavonoids, and particularly flavones and flavonols, may account, at least in part, for the favorable role of plant foods on RCC...
  16. doi request reprint Selected aspects of Mediterranean diet and cancer risk
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Nutr Cancer 61:756-66. 2009
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  17. pmc Trastuzumab-related cardiotoxicity in early breast cancer: a cohort study
    Martina Bonifazi
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Milan, Italy
    Oncologist 18:795-801. 2013
    ..We assessed trastuzumab-related cardiotoxicity and its predictors in a large cohort of Italian women...
  18. doi request reprint Mediterranean diet and hepatocellular carcinoma
    Federica Turati
    IRCCS Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Milan, Italy
    J Hepatol 60:606-11. 2014
    ..Data on the role of diet on HCC risk are still controversial...
  19. doi request reprint Smoking habits and the risk of non-fatal acute myocardial infarction in Costa Rica
    Marta Rossi
    Department of Epidemiology, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 18:467-74. 2011
    ..Smoking is a major risk factor for cardiovascular diseases, but there is little information on Latin America...
  20. doi request reprint Annual or biennial CT screening versus observation in heavy smokers: 5-year results of the MILD trial
    Ugo Pastorino
    Unit of Thoracic Surgery, Foundation IRCCS National Cancer Institute of Milan, Via Venezian 1, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 21:308-15. 2012
    ..There was no evidence of a protective effect of annual or biennial LDCT screening. Furthermore, a meta-analysis of the four published randomized trials showed similar overall mortality in the LDCT arms compared with the control arm...
  21. pmc Bevacizumab in clinical practice: prescribing appropriateness relative to national indications and safety
    Martina Bonifazi
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italia
    Oncologist 17:117-24. 2012
    ..The main reason for nonadherence to the indication was use as a second-line or advanced line of therapy. The incidence of serious adverse events and the survival rates of mCRC patients were similar to those reported in clinical trials...
  22. ncbi request reprint Relation between goiter and autoimmune thyroid disease, and gastric cancer
    Marta Rossi
    Int J Cancer 120:951-2. 2007