Sue K Park

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Affiliation: Seoul National University
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. pmc A genome-wide association study identifies a breast cancer risk variant in ERBB4 at 2q34: results from the Seoul Breast Cancer Study
    Hyung Cheol Kim
    Center for Genome Science, National Institute of Health, Osong Health Technology Administration Complex, Chungcheongbuk Do, 363 951, Korea
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R56. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Intrauterine environment and breast cancer risk in a population-based case-control study in Poland
    Sue Kyung Park
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:2136-41. 2006
  3. pmc Variants in hormone-related genes and the risk of biliary tract cancers and stones: a population-based study in China
    Sue K Park
    Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 5024, MSC 7234, Bethesda, MD 20892 7234, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:606-14. 2009
  4. pmc Cancer incidence among paraquat exposed applicators in the agricultural health study: prospective cohort study
    Sue K Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Int J Occup Environ Health 15:274-81. 2009
  5. pmc Intrauterine environments and breast cancer risk: meta-analysis and systematic review
    Sue Kyung Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Yeongeon Dong, Jongro Gu, Seoul 110 799, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Breast Cancer Res 10:R8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Rising prostate cancer rates in South Korea
    Sue Kyung Park
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Prostate 66:1285-91. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Lung cancer risk and cigarette smoking, lung tuberculosis according to histologic type and gender in a population based case-control study
    Sue K Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yeongeon dong, Jongno gu, 110 799 Seoul, South Korea
    Lung Cancer 68:20-6. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Soluble c-Met protein as a susceptible biomarker for gastric cancer risk: A nested case-control study within the Korean Multicenter Cancer Cohort
    Jae Jeong Yang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Cancer 132:2148-56. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Interaction effects between genes involved in the AKT signaling pathway and phytoestrogens in gastric carcinogenesis: a nested case-control study from the Korean Multi-Center Cancer Cohort
    Jae Jeong Yang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Mol Nutr Food Res 56:1617-26. 2012
  10. pmc Genetic susceptibility on CagA-interacting molecules and gene-environment interaction with phytoestrogens: a putative risk factor for gastric cancer
    Jae Jeong Yang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    PLoS ONE 7:e31020. 2012

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Publications100

  1. pmc A genome-wide association study identifies a breast cancer risk variant in ERBB4 at 2q34: results from the Seoul Breast Cancer Study
    Hyung Cheol Kim
    Center for Genome Science, National Institute of Health, Osong Health Technology Administration Complex, Chungcheongbuk Do, 363 951, Korea
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R56. 2012
    ..Furthermore, GWAS-identified loci were primarily identified in women of European descent...
  2. ncbi request reprint Intrauterine environment and breast cancer risk in a population-based case-control study in Poland
    Sue Kyung Park
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:2136-41. 2006
    ..Our results add support to the growing evidence that some perinatal exposures may relate to breast cancer risk. Additional studies are needed to confirm associations and clarify the biologic mechanisms underlying these associations...
  3. pmc Variants in hormone-related genes and the risk of biliary tract cancers and stones: a population-based study in China
    Sue K Park
    Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 5024, MSC 7234, Bethesda, MD 20892 7234, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:606-14. 2009
    ..1-4.9; P-interaction = 0.05) was statistically significant. Our findings suggest that common variants in hormone-related genes contribute to the risk of biliary tract cancers and stones, possibly by modulating hormone metabolism...
  4. pmc Cancer incidence among paraquat exposed applicators in the agricultural health study: prospective cohort study
    Sue K Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Int J Occup Environ Health 15:274-81. 2009
    ..1). There was some suggestion of a possible link between paraquat exposure and NHL risk in humans, but the inconsistency in exposure level trend suggests that this could be a chance finding...
  5. pmc Intrauterine environments and breast cancer risk: meta-analysis and systematic review
    Sue Kyung Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Yeongeon Dong, Jongro Gu, Seoul 110 799, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Breast Cancer Res 10:R8. 2008
    ..Despite ample biologic plausibility, epidemiologic studies to date have yielded conflicting results. We investigated the associations between perinatal factors and subsequent breast cancer risk through meta-analyses...
  6. ncbi request reprint Rising prostate cancer rates in South Korea
    Sue Kyung Park
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Prostate 66:1285-91. 2006
    ..Prostate cancer incidence and mortality rates in South Korea are relatively low, but rising steadily...
  7. doi request reprint Lung cancer risk and cigarette smoking, lung tuberculosis according to histologic type and gender in a population based case-control study
    Sue K Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yeongeon dong, Jongno gu, 110 799 Seoul, South Korea
    Lung Cancer 68:20-6. 2010
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  8. doi request reprint Soluble c-Met protein as a susceptible biomarker for gastric cancer risk: A nested case-control study within the Korean Multicenter Cancer Cohort
    Jae Jeong Yang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Cancer 132:2148-56. 2013
    ..Our findings demonstrate the potential of the soluble form of c-Met protein as a novel biomarker for gastric cancer. The beneficial effects of a high soluble c-Met concentration in human plasma are strongly supported...
  9. doi request reprint Interaction effects between genes involved in the AKT signaling pathway and phytoestrogens in gastric carcinogenesis: a nested case-control study from the Korean Multi-Center Cancer Cohort
    Jae Jeong Yang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Mol Nutr Food Res 56:1617-26. 2012
    ..To investigate whether genes involved in AKT/nuclear factor kappa B signaling and/or gene-environment interactions between the genes and phytoestrogens may be susceptible factors for gastric cancer...
  10. pmc Genetic susceptibility on CagA-interacting molecules and gene-environment interaction with phytoestrogens: a putative risk factor for gastric cancer
    Jae Jeong Yang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    PLoS ONE 7:e31020. 2012
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  11. doi request reprint Soybean product intake modifies the association between interleukin-10 genetic polymorphisms and gastric cancer risk
    Kwang Pil Ko
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Nutr 139:1008-12. 2009
    ..38 [1.40-8.13]) relative to the ATA haplotype. Our results suggest that the association between IL-10 genetic polymorphisms and gastric cancer risk was modified by soybean product intake...
  12. pmc Common genetic polymorphisms of microRNA biogenesis pathway genes and breast cancer survival
    Hyuna Sung
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    BMC Cancer 12:195. 2012
    ..Although the role of microRNA's (miRNA's) biogenesis pathway genes in cancer development and progression has been well established, the association between genetic variants of this pathway genes and breast cancer survival is still unknown...
  13. pmc Innate immunity and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) related genes in a nested case-control study for gastric cancer risk
    Sue K Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    PLoS ONE 7:e45274. 2012
    ..This nested case-control study was conducted to identify candidate genes for gastric cancer risk for future studies...
  14. doi request reprint Common variation in genes related to immune response and risk of childhood leukemia
    Sohee Han
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul 110 799, Republic of Korea
    Hum Immunol 73:316-9. 2012
    ..30, 95% CI = 0.14-0.63, p(trend) = 0.002, min p = 0.004, FDR p = 0.17). Our findings suggest that genetic polymorphisms in immune response genes might play a role in childhood leukemia development with limited biologic evidence...
  15. pmc Polymorphisms of estrogen receptors and risk of biliary tract cancers and gallstones: a population-based study in Shanghai, China
    Sue K Park
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Health, EPS MSC 7234, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892 7234, USA
    Carcinogenesis 31:842-6. 2010
    ..1). No association was found for ESR1 haplotype based on four SNPs. These preliminary results suggest that variants in ESR genes could play a role in the etiology of biliary tract cancers, especially bile duct cancer in men...
  16. pmc Prognosis of breast cancer is associated with one-carbon metabolism related nutrients among Korean women
    Yunhee Lee
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Nutr J 11:59. 2012
    ..This aim of this study was to investigate the associations of dietary intake of vitamin B2, vitamin B6 and folate before diagnosis on the prognosis of breast cancer...
  17. pmc Genetic susceptibility factors on genes involved in the steroid hormone biosynthesis pathway and progesterone receptor for gastric cancer risk
    Lisa Y Cho
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    PLoS ONE 7:e47603. 2012
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  18. pmc Prevalence of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in non-familial breast cancer patients with high risks in Korea: the Korean Hereditary Breast Cancer (KOHBRA) Study
    Byung Ho Son
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 133:1143-52. 2012
    ..Individualized genetic counseling should be offered for non-familial breast cancer patients with these risk factors...
  19. doi request reprint Ecological study for refrigerator use, salt, vegetable, and fruit intakes, and gastric cancer
    Boyoung Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 103 Daehangno, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1497-502. 2011
    ..Negative associations between refrigerator use, fruit intake, and gastric cancer mortality and positive associations between salt/sodium intake and gastric cancer mortality and incidence were suggested...
  20. doi request reprint Isoflavones from phytoestrogens and gastric cancer risk: a nested case-control study within the Korean Multicenter Cancer Cohort
    Kwang Pil Ko
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 103 Daehangno, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1292-300. 2010
    ..To examine the association between soybean products and gastric cancer risk, we measured phytoestrogen biological markers in a nested case-control study...
  21. pmc The association between the preoperative serum levels of lipocalin-2 and matrix metalloproteinase-9 (MMP-9) and prognosis of breast cancer
    Hyuna Sung
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    BMC Cancer 12:193. 2012
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Korean epithelial ovarian cancer study (Ko-EVE): protocols and interim report
    Seung Hyun Ma
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 13:3731-40. 2012
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Combined genetic effect of CDK7 and ESR1 polymorphisms on breast cancer
    Sujee Jeon
    Department of Cancer Biology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Jongno gu, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 121:737-42. 2010
    ..7; 95% CI, 1.1-2.5; P for trend, <0.01). In conclusion, our findings suggest that the combined genotypes of CDK7 and ESR1 are associated with breast cancer risk among Korean women...
  24. 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...
  25. doi request reprint Common genetic polymorphisms of microRNA biogenesis pathway genes and risk of breast cancer: a case-control study in Korea
    Hyuna Sung
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 130:939-51. 2011
    ..04). Our results suggest that genetic variants in miRNA biogenesis pathway genes may be associated with breast cancer risk, and the modifiable effects might be different according to the menopausal status and hormone receptor status...
  26. ncbi request reprint Multiplex genotyping of 1107 SNPs from 232 candidate genes identified an association between IL1A polymorphism and breast cancer risk
    Wonshik Han
    Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Oncol Rep 23:763-9. 2010
    ..88, 95% confidence interval (CI)=1.58-5.27 for heterozygote and OR=8.17, 95% CI=2.23-29.99 for rare homozygote]. In summary, we identified a common genetic variant in IL1A strongly associated with breast cancer risk...
  27. doi request reprint Association between CASP7 and CASP14 genetic polymorphisms and the risk of childhood leukemia
    Chulbum Park
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Graduate School of Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Hum Immunol 73:736-9. 2012
    ..013, FDR = 0.042) and CASP14 (rs8110862, P(trend)<0.001, minP = 0.002, FDR = 0.027). This study suggests that genetic polymorphisms in apoptosis and cell cycle related genes might play a role in childhood leukemia development...
  28. doi request reprint Common genetic variants in the microRNA biogenesis pathway are not associated with breast cancer risk in Asian women
    Hyuna Sung
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1385-7. 2012
    ..Although the role of miRNA in cancer development and progression has been well established, the association between genetic variants in miRNA biogenesis pathway genes and breast cancer risk has been yet unclear...
  29. pmc Alcohol consumption and mortality in the Korean Multi-Center Cancer Cohort Study
    En Joo Jung
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Prev Med Public Health 45:301-8. 2012
    ..To examine the association between alcohol consumption habit, types of beverages, alcohol consumption quantity, and overall and cancer-specific mortality among Korean adults...
  30. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of 5 years of postoperative adjuvant tamoxifen therapy for Korean women with breast cancer: retrospective cohort study of the Korean breast cancer society database
    Jae Jeong Yang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Ther 32:1122-38. 2010
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of postoperative adjuvant tamoxifen therapy using data from a Korean breast cancer registry...
  31. doi request reprint Genome-wide association study of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia in Korea
    Sohee Han
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Leuk Res 34:1271-4. 2010
    ..2). Our genome-wide association study in Korea children identified a few genetic variations as potential susceptibility markers for ALL, warranting further replication studies among various ethnic groups...
  32. doi request reprint Association between chronological change of reproductive factors and breast cancer risk defined by hormone receptor status: results from the Seoul Breast Cancer Study
    Seokang Chung
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Seoul National University Graduate School, 103 Daehakro, Jongno gu, Seoul, 110 799, Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 140:557-65. 2013
    ..Our results suggest that the associations of age at menarche, parity, age at FFTP, and duration of EEBF with breast cancer risk were different based on the hormone receptor status and birth year groups in Korea. ..
  33. doi request reprint Preoperative serum levels of matrix metalloproteinase-2 (MMP-2) and survival of breast cancer among Korean women
    Nan Song
    Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1371-80. 2012
    ..We evaluated whether preoperative serum levels of MMP-2 work as a prognostic biomarker in breast cancer prognosis...
  34. ncbi request reprint Genetic variants in interleukin-2 and risk of lymphoma among children in Korea
    Nan Song
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Biopharmaceutical Sciences, Graduate School of Convergence Science and Technology and College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 13:621-3. 2012
    ..TT=3.43 (1.29-9.11), P(trend)=0.002, minP=0.005). These findings suggest that common genetic variants in IL2 might play a role in the pathogenesis of childhood lymphoma...
  35. doi request reprint Estrogen receptor-1 genetic polymorphisms for the risk of premature ovarian failure and early menopause
    Jae Jeong Yang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:297-304. 2010
    ....
  36. pmc Oncogenic CagA promotes gastric cancer risk via activating ERK signaling pathways: a nested case-control study
    Jae Jeong Yang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    PLoS ONE 6:e21155. 2011
    ..This study aimed to evaluate whether genes involved in ERK downstream signaling pathways activated by CagA are susceptible genetic markers for gastric cancer...
  37. pmc Polymorphisms in innate immunity genes and risk of childhood leukemia
    Sohee Han
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Hum Immunol 71:727-30. 2010
    ..Additional, larger studies are needed to identify the mechanism of these genes in childhood leukemia patients...
  38. doi request reprint [Cigarette smoking and mortality in the Korean Multi-center Cancer Cohort (KMCC) study]
    Eun Ha Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
    J Prev Med Public Health 43:151-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between cigarette smoking and total mortality, cancer mortality and other disease mortalities in Korean adults...
  39. ncbi request reprint DNA methylation in peripheral blood: a potential biomarker for cancer molecular epidemiology
    Lian Li
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Epidemiol 22:384-94. 2012
    ....
  40. pmc Reliability of quadruplicated serological parameters in the korean genome and epidemiology study
    Jae Jeong Yang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Epidemiol Health 33:e2011004. 2011
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms of SULT1A1 and SULT1E1 and the risk and survival of breast cancer
    Ji Yeob Choi
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon dong Chongno gu, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1090-5. 2005
    ..2; 95% CI, 1.15-15.15). These findings suggest that genetic polymorphisms of SULT1E1 are associated with increased risk and a disease free survival of breast cancer in Korean women...
  42. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphism of XRCC3 Thr241Met and breast cancer risk: case-control study in Korean women and meta-analysis of 12 studies
    Sang Ah Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon dong Chongno gu, Seoul 110 799, South Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 103:71-6. 2007
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of homogeneous subgroups reveals association between PDE4D gene variants and ischemic stroke
    Dankyu Yoon
    Interdisciplinary Program in Bioinformatics, College of Natural Science, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Neuroepidemiology 36:213-22. 2011
    ..However, subsequent studies reported conflicting results, possibly due to small sample sizes and the heterogeneity of the studies...
  44. doi request reprint Coinfection of hepatitis B and C viruses and risk of hepatocellular carcinoma: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Lisa Y Cho
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Cancer 128:176-84. 2011
    ..Prevention strategies targeted toward HBV or HCV monoinfected patients are needed. In addition, tailored prevention to reduce infectivity such as HBV markers (HBeAg, HBV DNA) is needed...
  45. ncbi request reprint hOGG1 Ser326Cys polymorphism and breast cancer risk among Asian women
    Ji Yeob Choi
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 79:59-62. 2003
    ..Our novel findings therefore suggest that hOGG1 Ser326Cys polymorphism is unlikely to play a modifying role in individual susceptibility to breast cancer among Asian women...
  46. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms of TGF-beta1 & TNF-beta and breast cancer risk
    Kyoung Mu Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 799, Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 90:149-55. 2005
    ..To evaluate the potential influences of TGF-beta1 T29C and TNF-beta A252G gene polymorphisms on breast cancer risk, a case-control study was conducted in Korea...
  47. ncbi request reprint Estrogen receptor alpha gene polymorphisms and breast cancer risk
    Aesun Shin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 80:127-31. 2003
    ..3 (95% CI: 0.1-0.5) and 0.5 (95% CI: 0.3-0.9) for postmenopausal and premenopausal women, respectively. Our results therefore suggest that the ER alpha XbaI polymorphism modifies individual susceptibility to breast cancer in Korean women...
  48. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms of ataxia telangiectasia mutated and breast cancer risk
    Kyoung Mu Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University, College of Medicine, 28 Yongon dong Chongno gu, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:821-5. 2005
    ..01). Our results thus suggest that genetic polymorphisms of ATM play an important role in the development of breast cancer in Korean women...
  49. pmc Transmission of seasonal outbreak of childhood enteroviral aseptic meningitis and hand-foot-mouth disease
    Sue K Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 25:677-83. 2010
    ..0, 2.2, 22.3, and 3.0, respectively) and HFMD (OR=9.0, 37.0, 11.0, 12.0, 37.0, and 5.0, respectively). Our findings suggest that person-to-person contact and contaminated water could be the principal modes of transmission of AM and HFMD...
  50. doi request reprint SNPs in axon guidance pathway genes and susceptibility for Parkinson's disease in the Korean population
    Jong Min Kim
    Department of Neurology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital and Bundang Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Hum Genet 56:125-9. 2011
    ..Further investigations involving populations of various ethnicities and other genetic markers and models are warranted...
  51. doi request reprint Reliability and data integration of duplicated test results using two bioelectrical impedence analysis machines in the Korean Genome and Epidemiology Study
    Boyoung Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
    J Prev Med Public Health 43:479-85. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the possibility of whether the test values measured from different BIA machines can be integrated through statistical adjustment algorithm under excellent inter-rater reliability...
  52. pmc Estimation of nationwide vaccination coverage and comparison of interview and telephone survey methodology for estimating vaccination status
    Boyoung Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 26:711-9. 2011
    ..Among mandatory vaccines, efforts to increase vaccination rate for the fourth dose of DTaP, the third dose of polio, JBE and regular vaccinations at recommended periods should be conducted in Korea...
  53. ncbi request reprint CASP8 polymorphisms, estrogen and progesterone receptor status, and breast cancer risk
    Sohee Han
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 110:387-93. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the potential role of CASP8 genetic polymorphisms in the etiology of breast cancer in a case-control study, Korea...
  54. pmc Epidemiology of breast cancer in Korea: occurrence, high-risk groups, and prevention
    Keun Young Yoo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 17:1-6. 2002
    ..Strategies aimed at controlling breast cancer that include the screening guidelines and the identification of individual predispositions may give us further insights into both the etiology and the prevention of breast cancer...
  55. ncbi request reprint Lack of association of transforming growth factor-beta1 polymorphisms and haplotypes with prostate cancer risk in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian trial
    Daehee Kang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1303-5. 2007
  56. pmc Nitric oxide synthase gene polymorphisms and prostate cancer risk
    Kyoung Mu Lee
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:621-5. 2009
    ..61, 1.18-2.19; P(interaction) = 0.01). Our results suggest that NOS gene polymorphisms are genetic susceptibility factors for aggressive prostate cancer...
  57. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle, genetic susceptibility and future trends of breast cancer in Korea
    Keun Young Yoo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 410 769, Korea
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 7:679-82. 2006
    ..Future predictions point to a 2- to 3-fold increase in incidence by 2020. Here, we briefly introduce health education programs and breast cancer campaigns, in the broad context of the Korean National Cancer Control Program...
  58. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms of interleukin-1 beta (IL-1B) and IL-1 receptor antagonist (IL-1RN) and breast cancer risk in Korean women
    Kyoung Mu Lee
    Cancer Research Institute, Institute of Environmental Medicine, SNUMRC, and Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 96:197-202. 2006
    ..To evaluate the potential role of genetic polymorphisms of interleukin-1 beta (IL-1B) and IL-1 receptor antagonist (IL-1RN) on breast cancer development, a hospital-based case-control study was conducted in Korea...
  59. pmc Association of paternal age at birth and the risk of breast cancer in offspring: a case control study
    Ji Yeob Choi
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon dong Chongno gu, Seoul 110 799 Korea
    BMC Cancer 5:143. 2005
    ..To evaluate the association between paternal and maternal age at birth with the risk of breast cancer in female offspring, a case-control study was conducted in Korea...
  60. ncbi request reprint Cytochrome P450 1A1 (CYP1A1) polymorphisms and breast cancer risk in Korean women
    Aesun Shin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Exp Mol Med 39:361-6. 2007
    ..18 (0.06-0.58)] or with a shorter lifetime exposure to estrogen [OR=0.23 (0.07-0.81)]. The results obtained suggest that the CYP1A1 MspI polymorphisms could affect susceptibility to breast cancer...
  61. ncbi request reprint Role of alcohol and genetic polymorphisms of CYP2E1 and ALDH2 in breast cancer development
    Ji Yeob Choi
    Department of Preventive Medicine, General Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 27 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Pharmacogenetics 13:67-72. 2003
    ..We examined the potential association between alcohol consumption and genetic polymorphisms in the alcohol metabolizing enzymes, CYP2E1 and ALDH2, in individual susceptibility to breast cancer in a Korean study population...
  62. ncbi request reprint Functional variant of manganese superoxide dismutase (SOD2 V16A) polymorphism is associated with prostate cancer risk in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian cancer study
    Daehee Kang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1581-6. 2007
    ..These results suggest that the Ala variant of SOD2 is associated with moderately increased risk of prostate cancer, particularly among men with lower intakes of dietary and supplemental vitamin E...
  63. doi request reprint The Korean Hereditary Breast Cancer (KOHBRA) study: protocols and interim report
    Sang Ah Han
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, South Korea
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 23:434-41. 2011
    ..The primary aims of the Korean Hereditary Breast Cancer (KOHBRA) study are to estimate the prevalence of BRCA1/2 mutations and ovarian cancer among a high-risk group of patients with hereditary breast cancer and their families...
  64. pmc Risk factors and control strategies for the rapidly rising rate of breast cancer in Korea
    Sue K Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Breast Cancer 14:79-87. 2011
    ..However, breast cancer death rate and incidence rates are still increasing, which need further organized effort by the Korean Government...
  65. doi request reprint Candidate gene approach evaluates association between innate immunity genes and breast cancer risk in Korean women
    Ji Young Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 103 Daehak Ro, Jongno gu, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Carcinogenesis 30:1528-31. 2009
    ..This study was conducted to investigate the role of common variation in innate immunity-related genes as susceptibility factors to breast cancer risk in Korean women...
  66. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in the estrogen receptor-alpha gene and breast cancer risk
    Hee Joon Kang
    Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    Cancer Lett 178:175-80. 2002
    ..04) and ER expression (P for trend=0.06) and negatively associated with p53 expression (P for trend=0.02)...
  67. ncbi request reprint Age-period-cohort analysis of female breast cancer mortality in Korea
    Yunhee Choi
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Breast Cancer 13:266-71. 2006
    ..The aim of the current study was to examine time trends of breast-cancer mortality during the period 1984-2003 in Korea, assessing the importance of the effects of age, period and birth cohort as risk factors...
  68. ncbi request reprint [Cigarette smoking and gastric cancer risk in a community-based cohort study in Korea]
    Yeonju Kim
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Prev Med Public Health 40:467-74. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to evaluate the relationship between cigarette smoking and gastric cancer risk in a Korean population...
  69. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphism of glutathione S-transferase P1 and breast cancer risk
    Sook Un Kim
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Cancer Research Institute, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 799, Korea
    J Biochem Mol Biol 37:582-5. 2004
    ..5, 95 % CI = 0.27-0.93). Our findings suggest that the GSTP1 polymorphism influences individual susceptibility to breast cancer in the Korean women and this effect may be modified by alcohol consumption...
  70. ncbi request reprint N-acetyltransferase (NAT1, NAT2) and glutathione S-transferase (GSTM1, GSTT1) polymorphisms in breast cancer
    Kyoung Mu Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Cancer Research Institute, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, South Korea
    Cancer Lett 196:179-86. 2003
    ..1, 95% CI=1.0-9.1). These results suggest that genetic polymorphisms of NAT1 and NAT2 have no independent effect on breast cancer risk, but they modulate breast cancer risk in the presence of GSTM1 and GSTT1 null genotypes...
  71. pmc Comparative Estimation of Coverage between National Immunization Program Vaccines and Non-NIP Vaccines in Korea
    Young June Choe
    Department of Pediatrics, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 28:1283-8. 2013
    ..Expansion of NIP to include non-NIP vaccines can provide better protection against the diseases through increased coverage. ..
  72. doi request reprint Risk assessment and pharmacogenetics in molecular and genomic epidemiology
    Sue K Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Prev Med Public Health 42:371-6. 2009
    ..There are many challenges for the applicability of genomic information in a clinical setting. Current uses of genetic markers for managing drug therapy and issues in the development of a valid biomarker in pharmacogenetics are discussed...
  73. doi request reprint Surgical completeness of bilateral axillo-breast approach robotic thyroidectomy: comparison with conventional open thyroidectomy after propensity score matching
    Kyu Eun Lee
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Surgery 150:1266-74. 2011
    ..To assess the surgical completeness of BABA RoT, it was compared to open thyroidectomy (OT) after propensity score matching of the cohorts...
  74. doi request reprint Coronary atherosclerosis detected by coronary CT angiography in asymptomatic subjects with early chronic kidney disease
    Iksung Cho
    Cardiovascular Center, Seoul National University Hospital, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Atherosclerosis 208:406-11. 2010
    ....
  75. pmc Effect of control strategies on prevalence, incidence and re-infection of clonorchiasis in endemic areas of China
    Min Ho Choi
    Department of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine and Institute of Endemic Diseases, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e601. 2010
    ..A pilot clonorchiasis control project was implemented to evaluate the efficacies of various chemotherapy strategies on prevalence, incidence and re-infection in Heilongjiang Province, China...
  76. ncbi request reprint Ecological study on residences in the vicinity of AM radio broadcasting towers and cancer death: preliminary observations in Korea
    Sue Kyung Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Konkuk University College of Medicine, Chungju, South Korea
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 77:387-94. 2004
    ..This study was to evaluate some health effect of RF exposure by the AM radio broadcasting towers in Korea...
  77. ncbi request reprint 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...
  78. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms of selected DNA repair genes, estrogen and progesterone receptor status, and breast cancer risk
    Kyoung Mu Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Cancer Res 11:4620-6. 2005
    ..To evaluate the role of genetic polymorphisms of DNA repair genes in breast cancer, we conducted a hospital-based case-control study of Korean women...
  79. 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...
  80. ncbi request reprint 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...
  81. ncbi request reprint 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...
  82. pmc Epidemiological characteristics of ovarian cancer in Korea
    Boyoung Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Gynecol Oncol 21:241-7. 2010
    ..This study was conducted to examine recent trends in ovarian cancer incidence and mortality and secular trends in demographic factors in Korea...
  83. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of distal radius and calcaneus bone mineral density in Korean population
    Aesun Shin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon dong Chongno gu, 110 799, Korea
    Osteoporos Int 15:639-44. 2004
    ..9, 95% ci = 1.36-6.31)...
  84. ncbi request reprint Premenopausal factors influencing premature ovarian failure and early menopause
    Soung Hoon Chang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Konkuk University School of Medicine, Chungju, Republic of Korea
    Maturitas 58:19-30. 2007
    ..We conducted this study to examine premenopausal risk factors associated with premature ovarian failure (POF) and early menopause (EM) among Korean women...
  85. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and epidemiologic characteristics of urolithiasis in Seoul, Korea
    Hyeon Hoe Kim
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
    Urology 59:517-21. 2002
    ..To study the epidemiologic details of urolithiasis in Seoul, Korea. The prevalence of urolithiasis varies by different regions in the world and has been reported to be 4% to 15%...
  86. ncbi request reprint [Cigarette smoking, alcohol consumption, tuberculosis and risk of lung cancer: the Korean multi-center cancer cohort study]
    Jisuk Bae
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
    J Prev Med Public Health 40:321-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the roles of cigarette smoking, alcohol consumption, tuberculosis, and their interactions in the risk of lung cancer in a Korean cohort...
  87. ncbi request reprint [Fasting serum glucose level and gastric cancer risk in a nested case-control study]
    Jae Kwan Jun
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine
    J Prev Med Public Health 39:493-8. 2006
    ..However, the association between diabetes and gastric cancer has been inconsistent. The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between the fasting serum glucose level and gastric cancer risk in Korea...
  88. ncbi request reprint [Fasting serum glucose and subsequent liver cancer risk in a Korean prospective cohort]
    Jin Gwack
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine
    J Prev Med Public Health 40:23-8. 2007
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to evaluate the association between serum glucose levels and liver cancer development in a Korean cohort...
  89. ncbi request reprint [Reliability of a questionnaire for women's reproductive history]
    Kwang Pil Ko
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Prev Med Public Health 41:181-5. 2008
    ....
  90. doi request reprint The prognostic factors of systemic sclerosis for survival among Koreans
    Jinhyun Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 103 Daehak Ro, Jongno gu, Seoul, 110 744, South Korea
    Clin Rheumatol 29:297-302. 2010
    ..7-10.2) were found to be significant risk factors for mortality in multivariate analysis. In Korean SSc patients, old age, diffuse cutaneous involvement, anti-Scl-70 antibody, and internal organ involvement are risk factors for mortality...
  91. doi request reprint Cancer incidence among pesticide applicators exposed to trifluralin in the Agricultural Health Study
    Daehee Kang
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, 6120 Executive Blvd EPS 8000, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Environ Res 107:271-6. 2008
    ..Although there was a possible link between trifluralin exposure and colon cancer, small numbers and inconsistencies in dose-response and subgroup analyses indicate that this may be a chance finding...
  92. ncbi request reprint XRCC1 genetic polymorphism and breast cancer risk
    Sook Un Kim
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Konkuk University College of Medicine, Chungju, Korea
    Pharmacogenetics 12:335-8. 2002
  93. ncbi request reprint The Korean Twin Registry--methods, current stage, and interim results
    Joohon Sung
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon, Korea
    Twin Res 5:394-400. 2002
    ..Despite the strength in size, availability of health outcomes, and some lifestyle and basic laboratory data, we need accurate zygosity information to improve the validity of the results...
  94. pmc Risk factor analysis for development of asymptomatic carotid stenosis in Koreans
    Yun Jeong Lim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Dongguk University International Hospital, Dongguk University College of Medicine, Goyang, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 21:15-9. 2006
    ..At subgroup analysis by smoking, age and leukocyte count were independent risk factors in smoker and age and hypertension in nonsmoker...
  95. ncbi request reprint Combined effect of GSTM1, GSTT1, and COMT genotypes in individual breast cancer risk
    Sue Kyung Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine Cancer Research Institute, Konkuk University College of Medicine, Chungju, Korea
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 88:55-62. 2004
    ..013). These results suggest the combined effect between reproductive factors and GSTM1, GSTT1 and COMT genotypes in human breast carcinogenesis...
  96. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphism of CYP17 and breast cancer risk in Korean women
    Myung Hee Shin
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 300 Chunchun dong, Jangan gu, Suwon, Gyeongi do 440 746, Korea
    Exp Mol Med 37:11-7. 2005
    ....
  97. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of studies investigating one-year effectiveness of transdermal nicotine patches for smoking cessation
    Seung Kwon Myung
    Smoking Cessation Clinic and Center for Cancer Prevention and Detection, National Cancer Center, Goyangsi, Republic of Korea
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 64:2471-6. 2007
    ..The one-year effectiveness of transdermal nicotine patches versus placebo patches for smoking cessation based on continuous or sustained abstinence was studied...
  98. ncbi request reprint [Seasonal variation of food intake in food frequency questionnaire among workers in a nuclear power plant]
    Jae Jeong Yang
    School of Public Health, Seoul National University, Korea
    J Prev Med Public Health 40:239-48. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to investigate the systematic error, such as seasonal change or inadequate food items, in a food frequency questionnaire administered to workers in a Nuclear Power Plant, Korea...
  99. ncbi request reprint Combined effect of glutathione S-transferase M1 and T1 genotypes on bladder cancer risk
    Seung Joon Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hallym University College of Medicine, Choonchun, South Korea
    Cancer Lett 177:173-9. 2002
    ..2, 95% CI: 1.2-4.3) was greater than the product of risk in men with GSTM1 null/GSTT1 present (OR: 1.3, 95% CI: 0.7-2.5) or GSTM1 present/GSTT1 null (OR: 1.1, 95% CI: 0.6-2.2) genotype combinations...
  100. ncbi request reprint Risk factor analysis for metaplastic gastritis in Koreans
    Soonami Choi
    Center for Health Promotion, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    World J Gastroenterol 12:2584-7. 2006
    ..To conduct a retrospective study to determine the risk factors for development of metaplastic gastritis in Korean population...