Aesun Shin

Summary

Affiliation: National Cancer Center
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. pmc Association between CASR polymorphisms, calcium intake, and colorectal cancer risk
    Kyee Zu Kim
    Molecular Epidemiology Branch, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Republic of Korea
    PLoS ONE 8:e59628. 2013
  2. pmc Validity of self-reported height and weight in a Korean population
    Dong Hun Lee
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
    J Epidemiol 21:30-6. 2011
  3. pmc Gastric cancer epidemiology in Korea
    Aesun Shin
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    J Gastric Cancer 11:135-40. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Factors associated with awareness of infection status among chronic hepatitis B and C carriers in Korea
    Aesun Shin
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Management, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, South Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1894-8. 2009
  5. pmc Fatty fish and fish omega-3 fatty acid intakes decrease the breast cancer risk: a case-control study
    Jeongseon Kim
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Management, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Gyeonggi, South Korea
    BMC Cancer 9:216. 2009
  6. pmc The role of TNF genetic variants and the interaction with cigarette smoking for gastric cancer risk: a nested case-control study
    Jae Jeong Yang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    BMC Cancer 9:238. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Association of colorectal adenoma with components of metabolic syndrome
    Byung Chang Kim
    Center for Colorectal Cancer, Research Institute and Hospital of National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Korea
    Cancer Causes Control 23:727-35. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Dietary patterns are associated with body mass index in a Korean population
    Young Ae Cho
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Management, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Ilsandong gu, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, South Korea
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:1182-6. 2011
  9. pmc Trends in the incidence of in situ and invasive cervical cancer by age group and histological type in Korea from 1993 to 2009
    Chang Mo Oh
    Cancer Registration and Statistics Branch, National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    PLoS ONE 8:e72012. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Polymorphisms in adiposity-related genes are associated with age at menarche and menopause in breast cancer patients and healthy women
    Kyee Zu Kim
    Molecular Epidemiology Branch, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, 323 Ilsanro Ilsandong gu, Goyang si, Gyeonggi di 410 769, Republic of Korea
    Hum Reprod 27:2193-200. 2012

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Publications43

  1. pmc Association between CASR polymorphisms, calcium intake, and colorectal cancer risk
    Kyee Zu Kim
    Molecular Epidemiology Branch, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Republic of Korea
    PLoS ONE 8:e59628. 2013
    ..The current study aimed to assess the effect of dietary calcium intake and possible interactions with calcium-sensing receptor (CASR) gene polymorphisms on colorectal cancer risk...
  2. pmc Validity of self-reported height and weight in a Korean population
    Dong Hun Lee
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
    J Epidemiol 21:30-6. 2011
    ..To assess the utility of self-reported measurement, we compared self-reported and standard measurements of height and weight in a Korean population that is leaner than Western populations...
  3. pmc Gastric cancer epidemiology in Korea
    Aesun Shin
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    J Gastric Cancer 11:135-40. 2011
    ..In this review, we review national and international gastric cancer statistics, studies on environmental risk factors conducted in the Korean population, and gastric cancer screening activities...
  4. doi request reprint Factors associated with awareness of infection status among chronic hepatitis B and C carriers in Korea
    Aesun Shin
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Management, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, South Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1894-8. 2009
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  5. pmc Fatty fish and fish omega-3 fatty acid intakes decrease the breast cancer risk: a case-control study
    Jeongseon Kim
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Management, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Gyeonggi, South Korea
    BMC Cancer 9:216. 2009
    ..This study examined the association between fish and fish omega-3 fatty acids intake with the risk of breast cancer in a case-control study of Korean women...
  6. pmc The role of TNF genetic variants and the interaction with cigarette smoking for gastric cancer risk: a nested case-control study
    Jae Jeong Yang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    BMC Cancer 9:238. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the role of TNF genetic variants and the combined effect between TNF gene and cigarette smoking in the development of gastric cancer in the Korean population...
  7. doi request reprint Association of colorectal adenoma with components of metabolic syndrome
    Byung Chang Kim
    Center for Colorectal Cancer, Research Institute and Hospital of National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Korea
    Cancer Causes Control 23:727-35. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the association between metabolic risk factors and colorectal neoplasm...
  8. doi request reprint Dietary patterns are associated with body mass index in a Korean population
    Young Ae Cho
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Management, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Ilsandong gu, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, South Korea
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:1182-6. 2011
    ..43 to 5.42]; P for trend=0.008), whereas the vegetable-seafood and snack dietary patterns showed no association with obesity. Results suggest that diets high in meat, oil, and sugar may be associated with obesity status in Korean adults...
  9. pmc Trends in the incidence of in situ and invasive cervical cancer by age group and histological type in Korea from 1993 to 2009
    Chang Mo Oh
    Cancer Registration and Statistics Branch, National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    PLoS ONE 8:e72012. 2013
    ..Our study aims to describe changes in carcinoma in situ (CIS) and invasive cervical carcinoma (ICC) in Korean women diagnosed between 1993 and 2009...
  10. doi request reprint Polymorphisms in adiposity-related genes are associated with age at menarche and menopause in breast cancer patients and healthy women
    Kyee Zu Kim
    Molecular Epidemiology Branch, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, 323 Ilsanro Ilsandong gu, Goyang si, Gyeonggi di 410 769, Republic of Korea
    Hum Reprod 27:2193-200. 2012
    ..Is there any effect of genetic polymorphisms in adiposity-related genes on the timing of menarche and menopause and the total duration of menstruation among Korean women?..
  11. doi request reprint Dietary patterns and their associations with health behaviours in Korea
    Eo Rin Cho
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Management, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, 323 Ilsan ro, Ilsandong gu, Goyang si, Gyeonggi do 410 769, Republic of Korea
    Public Health Nutr 14:356-64. 2011
    ..The objective of the present study was to evaluate Korean dietary patterns as assessed by using an FFQ and associations of dietary patterns with lifestyle risk factors...
  12. pmc Colorectal cancer mortality in Hong Kong of China, Japan, South Korea, and Singapore
    Aesun Shin
    Cancer Registration and Statistics Branch, National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang si 410 769, South Korea
    World J Gastroenterol 19:979-83. 2013
    ..The colorectal cancer mortality in the four studied Asian countries has started to decrease, and the decrease occurred first in the younger age groups...
  13. doi request reprint Association between dietary carbohydrate, glycemic index, glycemic load, and the prevalence of obesity in Korean men and women
    Seiyoung Youn
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Management, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Ilsandong gu, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, South Korea
    Nutr Res 32:153-9. 2012
    ..However, an inverse association for dietary GL and carbohydrate and prevalence of obesity was found in men, suggesting that mechanisms contributing to the prevalence of obesity between sexes may be different...
  14. pmc Validity of fecal occult blood test in the national cancer screening program, Korea
    Aesun Shin
    Molecular Epidemiology Branch, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Korea Cancer Registration and Statistics Branch, National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Korea
    PLoS ONE 8:e79292. 2013
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  15. doi request reprint Intestinal complications after palliative treatment for asymptomatic patients with unresectable stage IV colorectal cancer
    Guh Jung Seo
    Center for Colorectal Cancer, Research Institute and Hospital, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    J Surg Oncol 102:94-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the incidence of major intestinal complications in asymptomatic patients who received palliative treatment for unresectable stage IV CRC, according to the type of treatment...
  16. pmc Increasing trend of colorectal cancer incidence in Korea, 1999-2009
    Aesun Shin
    Molecular Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea Cancer Registration and Statistics Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    Cancer Res Treat 44:219-26. 2012
    ..This study was conducted in order to demonstrate changing trends in colorectal cancer incidence according to sex, age group, and anatomical location in the Korean population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prostate stem cell antigen single nucleotide polymorphisms influence risk of estrogen receptor negative breast cancer in Korean females
    Sook Young Kim
    Cancer Genomics Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang, South Korea
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 13:41-8. 2012
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  18. doi request reprint Dietary mushroom intake and the risk of breast cancer based on hormone receptor status
    Aesun Shin
    National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Gyeonggi do 410 769, Republic of Korea
    Nutr Cancer 62:476-83. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that high consumption of mushrooms might be related to lower risks for breast cancers among premenopausal women; this association may be more robust among women with hormone receptor positive tumors...
  19. ncbi request reprint Leisure-time physical activity is associated with a reduced risk for metabolic syndrome
    Eo Rin Cho
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Management, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Korea
    Ann Epidemiol 19:784-92. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the cross-sectional relationship between leisure-time physical activity and the prevalence of metabolic syndrome in the Korean population...
  20. pmc Attributable fraction of tobacco smoking on cancer using population-based nationwide cancer incidence and mortality data in Korea
    Sohee Park
    Division of Cancer Registration and Surveillance, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    BMC Cancer 14:406. 2014
    ..The purpose of the current study was to perform a systematic review and provide an evidence-based assessment of the burden of tobacco smoking-related cancers in the Korean population...
  21. pmc Attributable fraction of alcohol consumption on cancer using population-based nationwide cancer incidence and mortality data in the Republic of Korea
    Sohee Park
    Division of Cancer Registration and Surveillance, National Cancer Center, Goyang, South Korea
    BMC Cancer 14:420. 2014
    ..As alcoholic beverages are carcinogenic to humans, we estimated the burden of cancer related to alcohol consumption in the Korean population...
  22. pmc Risk prediction model for colorectal cancer: National Health Insurance Corporation study, Korea
    Aesun Shin
    Molecular Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Republic of Korea
    PLoS ONE 9:e88079. 2014
    ..Development of risk prediction models for colorectal cancer in Korean men and women is urgently needed to enhance its prevention and early detection...
  23. doi request reprint Associations of cigarette smoking and alcohol consumption with advanced or multiple colorectal adenoma risks: a colonoscopy-based case-control study in Korea
    Aesun Shin
    Colorectal Cancer Branch, National Cancer Center Hospital, 323 Ilsanro Ilsandong gu, Goyang si, Geyonggi do 410 769, Republic of Korea
    Am J Epidemiol 174:552-62. 2011
    ..10, 3.64) and 3 or more adenomas (OR = 2.19, 95% CI: 1.27, 3.76). In conclusion, cigarette smoking and alcohol consumption play roles in colorectal carcinogenesis, and the association differs by the clinical features of the adenomas...
  24. pmc Do female cancer patients display better survival rates compared with males? Analysis of the Korean National Registry data, 2005-2009
    Kyu Won Jung
    Cancer Registration and Statistics Branch, National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    PLoS ONE 7:e52457. 2012
    ..Sex differences have been reported in the prognosis of certain cancers. In this study, we investigated whether Korean females display better survival rates compared with male patients for solid tumor sites...
  25. doi request reprint Dietary intake, eating habits, and metabolic syndrome in Korean men
    Aesun Shin
    Cohort Study Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Control Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Ilsandong gu, Goyang si, Gyonggi Do, Korea
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:633-40. 2009
    ..Dietary factors contribute to the risk of developing metabolic syndrome, a disorder associated with an increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease, diabetes mellitus, and some cancers...
  26. doi request reprint The beneficial effect of leisure-time physical activity on bone mineral density in pre- and postmenopausal women
    Kyee Zu Kim
    Molecular Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Management, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, 323 Insan ro, Goyang si, Gyeonggi do 410 769, Republic of Korea
    Calcif Tissue Int 91:178-85. 2012
    ..Our results indicate that a more than moderate level of leisure-time PA plays a role in maintaining BMD...
  27. doi request reprint Dietary patterns and breast cancer risk in Korean women
    Young Ae Cho
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Center, Ilsandong gu, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, South Korea
    Nutr Cancer 62:1161-9. 2010
    ..These findings indicate that a diet rich in vegetables and seafood is associated with a decreased breast cancer risk in Korean women...
  28. pmc Increased prevalence of chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis in korean patients with papillary thyroid cancer
    Chang Mo Oh
    National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    PLoS ONE 9:e99054. 2014
    ..This study investigated a potential increase in the prevalence of chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis among papillary thyroid cancer patients...
  29. pmc Association Study between Folate Pathway Gene Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms and Gastric Cancer in Koreans
    Jae Young Yoo
    Cancer Genomics Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang 410 769, Korea
    Genomics Inform 10:184-93. 2012
    ..72; 95% CI, 0.92 to 16.59) showed dramatically increased risk (p < 0.05). In conclusion, rs1801394 in the MTRR gene is associated with gastric cancer risk, and its functional significance need to be validated...
  30. pmc Population-attributable causes of cancer in Korea: obesity and physical inactivity
    Sohee Park
    Division of Cancer Registration and Surveillance, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    PLoS ONE 9:e90871. 2014
    ..The purpose of the current study was to perform a systematic assessment of cancers attributable to obesity and physical inactivity in Korea...
  31. doi request reprint Adherence to follow-up after a positive fecal occult blood test in an organized colorectal cancer screening program in Korea, 2004-2008
    Kui Son Choi
    National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 27:1070-7. 2012
    ..To investigate the participation rates, positivity rates, and follow-up rates from 2004 to 2008 in an organized colorectal cancer (CRC) screening program using a fecal occult blood test (FOBT) in Korea...
  32. doi request reprint Overexpression of IFITM1 has clinicopathologic effects on gastric cancer and is regulated by an epigenetic mechanism
    Jieun Lee
    Branch of Cancer Genomics, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang Gyeonggi do, South Korea
    Am J Pathol 181:43-52. 2012
    ..In this study, we demonstrated gastric cancer-specific overexpression of IFITM1 regulated by promoter methylation and the role of IFITM1 in cancer prognosis...
  33. doi request reprint Trends of human papillomavirus-related head and neck cancers in Korea: national cancer registry data
    Aesun Shin
    Molecular Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Research Institute and Hospital, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Republic of South Korea Cancer Registration and Statistics Branch, Division of Cancer Registration and Surveillance, Research Institute and Hospital, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Republic of South Korea
    Laryngoscope 123:E30-7. 2013
    ..However, epidemiologic data related to these changes are sparse in Korea, which is rapidly adopting more westernized lifestyles...
  34. ncbi request reprint Glycemic index and glycemic load dietary patterns and the associated risk of breast cancer: a case-control study
    Hae Dong Woo
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, 2Center for Breast Cancer, National Cancer Center, Gyeonggi Do, Korea E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:5193-8. 2013
    ..The GI and GL patterns based on all food items consumed were positively associated with breast cancer. ..
  35. pmc Effects of interleukin-10 polymorphisms, Helicobacter pylori infection, and smoking on the risk of noncardia gastric cancer
    Jeongseon Kim
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    PLoS ONE 7:e29643. 2012
    ..Therefore, we investigated the associations between IL10 polymorphisms, Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection, and smoking in noncardia gastric carcinogenesis in Koreans...
  36. doi request reprint Menstrual factors and cancer risk among Korean women
    Aesun Shin
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Management, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang si, South Korea
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1261-8. 2011
    ..It has been suggested that lifetime exposure to female hormones is related to cancer risk in women. The authors investigated the association between age at menarche and menopause and cancer risk in a prospective study of Korean women...
  37. doi request reprint Factors associated with use of ultrasonography screening for hepatocellular carcinoma among hepatitis B or C carriers
    Eo Rin Cho
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Management, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, 323 Ilsan ro, Ilsandong gu, Goyang si, Gyeonggi do 410 769, Republic of Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol 34:713-6. 2010
    ..Yet, there have been few studies on adherence to screening recommendations for groups at high risk for HCC. We assessed whether demographic factors or medical conditions affected screening participation among HBV/HCV carriers...
  38. ncbi request reprint Effect modification of meat intake by genetic polymorphisms on colorectal neoplasia susceptibility
    Aesun Shin
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Korea
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 11:281-7. 2010
    ....
  39. pmc Site-specific risk factors for colorectal cancer in a Korean population
    Aesun Shin
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Republic of Korea
    PLoS ONE 6:e23196. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that risk factors for colorectal cancer are different by subsites of colon and rectum, as well as by sex...
  40. ncbi request reprint Genotype-phenotype relationship between DNA repair gene genetic polymorphisms and DNA repair capacity
    Aesun Shin
    Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Control Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 9:501-5. 2008
    ..Our findings suggest that DNA repair capacity might be influenced by genetic polymorphisms of DNA damage response genes and DNA repair genes...
  41. pmc Korean risk assessment model for breast cancer risk prediction
    Boyoung Park
    National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    PLoS ONE 8:e76736. 2013
    ..We evaluated the performance of the Gail model for a Korean population and developed a Korean breast cancer risk assessment tool (KoBCRAT) based upon equations developed for the Gail model for predicting breast cancer risk...
  42. pmc Sociodemographic and lifestyle factors are associated with the use of dietary supplements in a Korean population
    Jeongseon Kim
    Cancer Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Management, Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
    J Epidemiol 20:197-203. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate associations between the pattern of dietary supplement use and the sociodemographic/lifestyle characteristics of Korean consumers...
  43. ncbi request reprint Correlation of breast cancer incidence with the number of motor vehicles and consumption of gasoline in Korea
    Boyoung Park
    National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea E mail com
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 15:2959-64. 2014
    ..The results of the current study indicate that there may be a positive relation between the number of vehicles, gasoline consumption and the incidence of breast cancer from the aspects of long-term trends and geographical variation. ..