Yun Chul Hong

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Affiliation: Inha University
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of air pollutants on acute stroke mortality
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Inha University College of Medicine, 7 241, 3rd Street Shinheung Dong, Jung Gu, Incheon 400 103, Korea
    Environ Health Perspect 110:187-91. 2002
  2. ncbi Exposure to air pollution and pulmonary function in university students
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, College of Medicine, Inha University, 7 241, 3rd Street, Shinheung Dong, Jung Gu, Incheon, 400 103, South Korea
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 78:132-8. 2005
  3. ncbi Effects of the GSTM1 and GSTT1 polymorphisms on the relationship between maternal exposure to environmental tobacco smoke and neonatal birth weight
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Inha University College of Medicine, 7 241, 3rd Street Shinheung Dong, Jung Gu, Incheon 400 103, South Korea
    J Occup Environ Med 45:492-8. 2003
  4. ncbi Air pollution: a new risk factor in ischemic stroke mortality
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Inha University College of Medicine, Jung Gu, Incheon, Korea
    Stroke 33:2165-9. 2002
  5. ncbi Association between polymorphisms of ERCC1 and XPD and survival in non-small-cell lung cancer patients treated with cisplatin combination chemotherapy
    Jeong Seon Ryu
    Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, Inha University, Incheon, Korea
    Lung Cancer 44:311-6. 2004
  6. ncbi Infant susceptibility of mortality to air pollution in Seoul, South Korea
    Eun Hee Ha
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Ewha Medical Research Center, Ewha Womans University, Yangcheon Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Pediatrics 111:284-90. 2003
  7. ncbi Genetic susceptibility of term pregnant women to oxidative damage
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Inha University College of Medicine, 7 241, 3rd Street Shinheung Dong, Jung Gu, 400 103, Inchon, South Korea
    Toxicol Lett 129:255-62. 2002
  8. ncbi Ischemic stroke associated with decrease in temperature
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Inha University College of Medicine, Incheon, Korea
    Epidemiology 14:473-8. 2003
  9. doi Birth weight of Korean infants is affected by the interaction of maternal iron intake and GSTM1 polymorphism
    Jinhee Hur
    Department of Nutritional Science and Food Management, College of Medicine, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea
    J Nutr 143:67-73. 2013
  10. doi Population-attributable risk of low birthweight related to PM10 pollution in seven Korean cities
    Ju Hee Seo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Ewha Medical Research Center, Ewha Womens University, Seoul, South Korea
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:140-8. 2010

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  1. pmc Effects of air pollutants on acute stroke mortality
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Inha University College of Medicine, 7 241, 3rd Street Shinheung Dong, Jung Gu, Incheon 400 103, Korea
    Environ Health Perspect 110:187-91. 2002
    ..We conclude that PM(10) and gaseous pollutants are significant risk factors for acute stroke death and that the elderly and women are more susceptible to the effect of particulate pollutants...
  2. ncbi Exposure to air pollution and pulmonary function in university students
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, College of Medicine, Inha University, 7 241, 3rd Street, Shinheung Dong, Jung Gu, Incheon, 400 103, South Korea
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 78:132-8. 2005
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  3. ncbi Effects of the GSTM1 and GSTT1 polymorphisms on the relationship between maternal exposure to environmental tobacco smoke and neonatal birth weight
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Inha University College of Medicine, 7 241, 3rd Street Shinheung Dong, Jung Gu, Incheon 400 103, South Korea
    J Occup Environ Med 45:492-8. 2003
    ..Our data indicate that maternal exposure to ETS negatively affects neonatal birth weight, and the adverse effect of maternal exposure to ETS on neonatal birth weight could be modified by the maternal metabolic genotypes, GSTM1 and GSTT1...
  4. ncbi Air pollution: a new risk factor in ischemic stroke mortality
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Inha University College of Medicine, Jung Gu, Incheon, Korea
    Stroke 33:2165-9. 2002
    ..We investigated the association between acute stroke mortality and air pollution over a 7-year period (January 1991 through December 1997) in Seoul, Korea...
  5. ncbi Association between polymorphisms of ERCC1 and XPD and survival in non-small-cell lung cancer patients treated with cisplatin combination chemotherapy
    Jeong Seon Ryu
    Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, Inha University, Incheon, Korea
    Lung Cancer 44:311-6. 2004
    ..4711 and 0.4542, respectively). Therefore, we suggest that the C/C genotype in codon 118 of ERCC1 is a surrogate marker for predicting better survival in non-small-cell lung cancer patients treated with cisplatin combination chemotherapy...
  6. ncbi Infant susceptibility of mortality to air pollution in Seoul, South Korea
    Eun Hee Ha
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Ewha Medical Research Center, Ewha Womans University, Yangcheon Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Pediatrics 111:284-90. 2003
    ..To evaluate which age group is more susceptible to the adverse health effects of air pollution, we compared the effects of air pollution on mortality among postneonates, those aged 2 to 64 years, and those over 65 years of age...
  7. ncbi Genetic susceptibility of term pregnant women to oxidative damage
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Inha University College of Medicine, 7 241, 3rd Street Shinheung Dong, Jung Gu, 400 103, Inchon, South Korea
    Toxicol Lett 129:255-62. 2002
    ..The concentrations of urinary MDA were not affected significantly by the genetic polymorphisms. This result shows that oxidative stress injury is modified by some heritable polymorphisms, including GSTM1 and MnSOD...
  8. ncbi Ischemic stroke associated with decrease in temperature
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Inha University College of Medicine, Incheon, Korea
    Epidemiology 14:473-8. 2003
    ..Some studies suggest low temperatures can affect mortality, especially deaths associated with circulatory and respiratory conditions...
  9. doi Birth weight of Korean infants is affected by the interaction of maternal iron intake and GSTM1 polymorphism
    Jinhee Hur
    Department of Nutritional Science and Food Management, College of Medicine, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea
    J Nutr 143:67-73. 2013
    ..This study demonstrates that increased iron consumption during pregnancy may improve infant birth weight for mothers who are GSTM1-present, but it might not be beneficial for mothers with the GSTM1-null genotype...
  10. doi Population-attributable risk of low birthweight related to PM10 pollution in seven Korean cities
    Ju Hee Seo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Ewha Medical Research Center, Ewha Womens University, Seoul, South Korea
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:140-8. 2010
    ..Because a large proportion of pregnant women in Korea are exposed to PM(10)--which is associated with LBW--a substantial proportion of LBW could be prevented in Korea if air pollution was reduced...
  11. ncbi Association of air pollution with school absenteeism due to illness
    Hyesook Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Ewha Woman s University, 911 1, Mok 6 Dong, Yangcheon Ku, Seoul, 158 710, Korea
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1235-9. 2002
    ..To assess the association of air pollution and school absenteeism among elementary students...
  12. pmc Benzo[a]pyrene-induced DNA-protein crosslinks in cultured human lymphocytes and the role of the GSTM1 and GSTT1 genotypes
    Hye Sook Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Ewha Woman s University, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 17:316-21. 2002
    ..In conclusion, B[a]P induced a significant increase in the cytotoxicity and the level of DPC formation in cultured human lymphocytes. Our findings suggest that DPC could be used as a biomarker of B[a]P exposure...
  13. ncbi Design issues in cross-sectional biomarkers studies: urinary biomarkers of PAH exposure and oxidative stress
    Daehee Kang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University, College of Medicine, Institute of Environmental Medicine, SNUMRC, Seoul 110 799, South Korea
    Mutat Res 592:138-46. 2005
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  14. ncbi The polymorphism and haplotypes of XRCC1 and survival of non-small-cell lung cancer after radiotherapy
    Sang Min Yoon
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:885-91. 2005
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  15. ncbi Occupational asthma due to azodicarbonamide
    Cheol Woo Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Inha University College of Medicine, 7 206 Shinheung dong 3ga, Jung Gu, Incheon 400 711, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 45:325-9. 2004
    ..Here, the first case of occupational asthma due to azodicarbonamide in Korea, in which the diagnosis was confirmed by specific inhalation challenge, is reported...
  16. pmc Exposures to particulate matter and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and oxidative stress in schoolchildren
    Sanghyuk Bae
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Environ Health Perspect 118:579-83. 2010
    ..Air pollution is known to contribute to respiratory and cardiovascular mortality and morbidity. Oxidative stress has been suggested as one of the main mechanisms for these effects on health...
  17. doi Blood cadmium concentrations of male cigarette smokers are inversely associated with fruit consumption
    Hyesook Kim
    Department of Nutritional Science and Food Management, College of Medicine, Ewha Woman s University, Seoul, Korea
    J Nutr 140:1133-8. 2010
    ..001), vitamin C (P = 0.035), and fiber (P = 0.049), but only in the smokers. These results warrant future studies to explore any mechanisms responsible for fruit's beneficial role against elevated blood cadmium concentrations in smokers...
  18. ncbi Prognostic value of combined analysis of cyclin D1 and estrogen receptor status in breast cancer patients
    Tae Sook Hwang
    Department of Pathology, Inha University College of Medicine, Incheon, Korea
    Pathol Int 53:74-80. 2003
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  19. ncbi Asthma attack associated with oxidative stress by exposure to ETS and PAH
    Jong Han Leem
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Inha University Hospital, Incheon, Korea
    J Asthma 42:463-7. 2005
    ..Asthma is primarily an airways inflammatory disease, and the bronchial airways have been shown to be particularly susceptible to oxidant-induced tissue damage...
  20. ncbi Effect of ERCC1 polymorphisms and the modification by smoking on the survival of non-small cell lung cancer patients
    So Yeon Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Med Oncol 23:489-98. 2006
    ..These findings may suggest that the ERCC1 118 SNP is an useful prognostic factor related to cisplatin therapy and the effect of this polymorphism appears to be modified by smoking...
  21. ncbi Higher seroprevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection in Korean adolescent athletes compared to age- and sex-matched non-athletes
    Yon Ho Choe
    Department of Pathology, Inha University College of Medicine, Inchon, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:131-4. 2002
    ..We investigated the prevalence of H. pylori infection in Korean athletes who are obliged to live together in training camps for more than 6 months in a year...
  22. ncbi P2X7 receptor polymorphism and clinical outcomes in HLA-matched sibling allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Kyung Hun Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Haematologica 92:651-7. 2007
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  23. ncbi Interactive effect of genetic polymorphism of glutathione S-transferase M1 and smoking on squamous cell lung cancer risk in Korea
    Kyoung Mu Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Institute of Environmental Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Cancer Research Institute, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Oncol Rep 16:1035-9. 2006
    ..04). These results suggest that the GSTM1 null genotype is associated with squamous cell lung cancer and modifies the effect of smoking on squamous cell lung cancer development in Korean males...
  24. pmc GSTM1 and GSTP1 polymorphisms as potential factors for modifying the effect of smoking on inflammatory response
    Jin Hee Kim
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 21:1021-7. 2006
    ..07). This result suggests that smoking may induce inflammation measured as TNF-alpha level or WBC count and combinations of the GSTM1 and GSTP1 polymorphisms may modify the effect of smoking on serum TNF-alpha level...
  25. ncbi GSTM1 and TNF-alpha gene polymorphisms and relations between blood lead and inflammatory markers in a non-occupational population
    Jin Hee Kim
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, Republic of Korea
    Mutat Res 629:32-9. 2007
    ..1) genotype. These results suggest that blood lead affects the inflammatory response and that GSTM1 and TNF-alpha gene polymorphisms are genetic factors associated with lead-induced inflammatory response...
  26. ncbi [Environmental health surveillance of low birth weight in Seoul using air monitoring and birth data]
    Ju Hee Seo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Ewha Medical Research Center, Ewha Womans University
    J Prev Med Public Health 40:363-70. 2007
    ..The principal objective of this study was to determine the relationship between maternal exposure to air pollution and low birth weight and to propose a possible environmental health surveillance system for low birth weight...
  27. pmc Seasonal variation of effect of air pollution on blood pressure
    Ji Ho Choi
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, South Korea
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:314-8. 2007
    ..An increase in blood pressure is a common risk factor for a variety of cardiovascular diseases. However, the association between air pollution and blood pressure has not been evaluated extensively...
  28. ncbi Cytochrome P450IA1 polymorphisms along with PM(10) exposure contribute to the risk of birth weight reduction
    Young Ju Suh
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Ewha Medical Research Center, Ewha Womans University, Yangcheon Ku, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Reprod Toxicol 24:281-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, high PM(10) exposure during the 1st trimester increased the risk for reduced BW in concert with MspI TC/CC and NcoI IleVal/ValVal genotypes in Korean women...
  29. ncbi Aryl hydrocarbon receptor gene polymorphisms affect lung cancer risk
    Jin Hee Kim
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, Republic of Korea
    Lung Cancer 56:9-15. 2007
    ..1, 95% CI, 2.53-14.68). This result suggests that haplotypes of AhR gene play an important role in the development of lung cancer and there is a synergistic interaction between AhR gene and smoking for lung cancer risk...
  30. pmc Temporal changes of lung cancer mortality in Korea
    Yunhee Choi
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yeongeon dong, Jongno gu, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 22:524-8. 2007
    ..Finally, the mortality of lung cancer in Korea is expected to further increase in both men and women for a while...
  31. pmc Metals in particulate pollutants affect peak expiratory flow of schoolchildren
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Environ Health Perspect 115:430-4. 2007
    ..Moreover, little is known about the effects of genetic polymorphisms of xenobiotic metabolism on pulmonary function...
  32. doi PM10 and pregnancy outcomes: a hospital-based cohort study of pregnant women in Seoul
    Ok jin Kim
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    J Occup Environ Med 49:1394-402. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of PM10 on birth outcomes using a prospective cohort of pregnant women...
  33. ncbi [Effects of oxidative DNA damage and genetic polymorphism of the glutathione peroxidase 1 (GPX1) and 8-oxoguanine glycosylase 1 (hOGG1) on lung cancer]
    Chul Ho Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine Chungbuk National University
    J Prev Med Public Health 39:130-4. 2006
    ..The aim of this case-control study was to investigate effects of oxidative stress and genetic polymorphisms of the GPX1 genes and the interaction between them in the carcinogenesis of lung cancer...
  34. ncbi The lag-effect pattern in the relationship of particulate air pollution to daily mortality in Seoul, Korea
    Ho Kim
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, and Institute of Public Health and Environment, Seoul National University, 28 Yunkeon dong, Chongro Gu, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Int J Biometeorol 48:25-30. 2003
    ..These results contribute to our understanding of how exposure to air pollution causes adverse health effects...
  35. ncbi Multiple biomarkers study in painters in a shipyard in Korea
    Kyoung Ho Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, SNUMRC, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, South Korea
    Mutat Res 540:89-98. 2003
    ..These results suggest that painters in the shipyard were exposed to significant amounts of PAHs and possibly to other genotoxic aromatic compounds, and that urinary 1-OHPG may be a potential biomarker of PAH exposure in this population...
  36. ncbi Urinary PAH metabolites influenced by genetic polymorphisms of GSTM1 in male hospital incinerator workers
    Kyoung Ho Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
    J Occup Health 45:168-71. 2003
    ..Our results suggest that the urinary 1-OHPG levels in hospital waste incinerator workers may be modified by the GSTM1 genotype, but these findings remain to be confirmed in future studies involving larger sample sizes...
  37. ncbi Determining the threshold effect of ozone on daily mortality: an analysis of ozone and mortality in Seoul, Korea, 1995-1999
    Sun Young Kim
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, and Institute of Health and Environment, Seoul National University, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongro Gu, Seoul 110 799, South Korea
    Environ Res 94:113-9. 2004
    ..0-5.7) by the threshold model. These findings indicate that the conventional time-series Poisson regression model, which dose not take threshold into consideration, could underestimate the true risk of the ozone effect on daily mortality...
  38. ncbi Evaluating the effect of daily PM10 variation on mortality
    Ho Kim
    School of Public Health and Institute of Health and Environment, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Inhal Toxicol 16:55-8. 2004
    ..These findings may provide new insight into the possible explanation of health effect of PM(10) and support the hypothesis that PM(10) deviation is also an important risk factor after controlling for daily mean PM(10) level...
  39. ncbi Oxidative stress in pregnant women and birth weight reduction
    Young Ju Kim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ewha Womans University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Reprod Toxicol 19:487-92. 2005
    ..05). This study demonstrates that increase of 8-OH-dG and MDA concentrations in urine of pregnant women were associated with reduced birth weight in full-term deliveries...
  40. ncbi [Effects of oxidative DNA damage induced by polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and genetic polymorphism of the paraoxonase-1 (PON1) gene on lung cancer]
    Chul Ho Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Chungbuk National University
    J Prev Med Public Health 38:345-50. 2005
    ..The aim of this case-control study was to investigate the effects of PAH exposure, oxidative stress and the Q192R polymorphism of PON1 genes, and their interactions in the carcinogenesis of lung cancer...
  41. ncbi Effect of genetic polymorphisms of MnSOD and MPO on the relationship between PAH exposure and oxidative DNA damage
    So Yeon Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, South Korea
    Mutat Res 593:108-15. 2006
    ..012). We suggest that the oxidative injury caused by PAH exposure is modulated by genetic polymorphisms such as MnSOD and MPO...
  42. ncbi Air pollution and hospital admissions for ischemic heart diseases among individuals 64+ years of age residing in Seoul, Korea
    Jong Tae Lee
    Department of Public Health and Management, Graduate School, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
    Arch Environ Health 58:617-23. 2003
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  43. ncbi Genomic epidemiology cohorts in Korea: present and the future
    Keun Young Yoo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:238-43. 2005
    ..A new genomic cohort has been launched since 2001 in Korea, for which the target number of subjects is 250,000 men and women over the next 5 years. This article describes the goals and the designs of each of the above-mentioned cohorts...
  44. ncbi [Air pollution and respiratory symptoms of school children in a panel study in Seoul]
    Bo Eun Lee
    Korean Centers for Disease Control
    J Prev Med Public Health 38:465-72. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effect of air pollution on the daily respiratory symptoms of elementary school children in Seoul...
  45. ncbi Effect of short-term fasting on urinary excretion of primary lipid peroxidation products and on markers of oxidative DNA damage in healthy women
    Kyoung Ho Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Institute for Environmental Medicine, SNUMRC, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Carcinogenesis 27:1398-403. 2006
    ..51, n = 27, P = 0.02). Our results demonstrate that the short-term fasting reduces lipid peroxidation products but does not affect oxidative stress-induced DNA damage...
  46. ncbi Genetic polymorphisms of ataxia telangiectasia mutated affect lung cancer risk
    Jin Hee Kim
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Republic of Korea
    Hum Mol Genet 15:1181-6. 2006
    ..2, 95% CI 3.1-56.1). Therefore, our results suggest that polymorphisms or haplotypes of the ATM gene play an important role in the development of lung cancer...
  47. ncbi Air pollution and asthma among children in Seoul, Korea
    Jong Tae Lee
    Institute of Environmental and Industrial Medicine, College of Medicine, Hanyang University, 17 Haengdang dong, Sungdong gu, Seoul, Korea 133 791
    Epidemiology 13:481-4. 2002
    ..As information about the health risks associated with air pollution has become available, attention has focused increasingly on susceptible persons such as children and persons with preexisting respiratory diseases, such as asthma...
  48. pmc Investigation on health effects of an abandoned metal mine
    Soyeon Kim
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 23:452-8. 2008
    ..The authors conclude that the residents near the abandoned mine were exposed to higher levels of metals through various routes...
  49. ncbi Glutathione S-transferase A1 polymorphisms and acute graft-vs.-host disease in HLA-matched sibling allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Inho Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Transplant 21:207-13. 2007
    ..The identification of glutathione S-transferase A1 genotypes prior to allogeneic stem cell transplantation could allow conditioning regimens and graft-vs.-host disease prophylaxis to be modified to improve outcome...
  50. ncbi Rare variant of hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha (HIF-1A) and breast cancer risk in Korean women
    Ji Young Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Jongnoo Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Clin Chim Acta 389:167-70. 2008
    ..Tumors exhibiting extensive hypoxia are more aggressive than tumors oxygenized better...
  51. ncbi Dose-dependent protective effect of breast-feeding against breast cancer among ever-lactated women in Korea
    Yeonju Kim
    Departments of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Yongon dong Chongno gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Eur J Cancer Prev 16:124-9. 2007
    ..006). This study confirms that lactation has an apparent dose-dependent protective effect against breast cancer in Korean women...
  52. ncbi Polymorphisms of the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene and clinical outcomes in HLA-matched sibling allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Inho Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Ann Hematol 86:41-8. 2007
    ..Therefore, patients at high risk of developing hepatic toxicity and with a poor likelihood of survival could be selected by genotyping MTHFR C677T before allogeneic stem cell transplantation...
  53. ncbi Occupational exposure to acidic chemicals and occupational dental erosion
    Hyun Duck Kim
    Department of Social Dentistry, College of Dentistry, Seoul National University, 28, Younkeon dong, ChongRo Ku, Seoul 110 460, Korea
    J Public Health Dent 66:205-8. 2006
    ..This study investigated the association between occupational acidic chemicals (ACs) exposure and occupational dental erosion...
  54. ncbi Gene amplification using DNA from human spot urine samples
    Cheong Sik Kim
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul 110 799, Republic of Korea
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 7:318-20. 2006
    ..This result indicates that urine can be used as a DNA source for PCR-based molecular epidemiological studies...
  55. ncbi Polymorphisms of XRCC1 gene, alcohol consumption and colorectal cancer
    Yun Chul Hong
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Cancer 116:428-32. 2005
    ..Our results suggest that polymorphisms in the XRCC1 genes may contribute to colorectal cancer susceptibility, and some evidence was obtained of a genetic modification for the relationship between alcohol intake and colorectal cancer...