Jennifer Lin

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and risk of colorectal cancer in women (United States)
    Jennifer Lin
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Ave East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 15:581-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Plasma folate, vitamin B-6, vitamin B-12, and risk of breast cancer in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:734-43. 2008
  3. pmc Genetic variation in sex-steroid receptors and synthesizing enzymes and colorectal cancer risk in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:897-908. 2010
  4. doi request reprint A prospective study of multivitamin supplement use and risk of breast cancer
    Ken Ishitani
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1197-206. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Total magnesium intake and colorectal cancer incidence in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2006-9. 2006
  6. pmc The VITamin D and OmegA-3 TriaL (VITAL): rationale and design of a large randomized controlled trial of vitamin D and marine omega-3 fatty acid supplements for the primary prevention of cancer and cardiovascular disease
    JoAnn E Manson
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:159-71. 2012
  7. pmc Plasma homocysteine and cysteine and risk of breast cancer in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Cancer Res 70:2397-405. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Intakes of calcium and vitamin D and breast cancer risk in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1050-9. 2007
  9. pmc Vitamins C and E and beta carotene supplementation and cancer risk: a randomized controlled trial
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Ave East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:14-23. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of hemoglobin A1c concentrations and risk of breast cancer in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Res 66:2869-75. 2006

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and risk of colorectal cancer in women (United States)
    Jennifer Lin
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Ave East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 15:581-9. 2004
    ..We prospectively investigated the role of BMI in colorectal cancer risk along with the modifying effects of estrogen in a large cohort from the Women's Health Study...
  2. ncbi request reprint Plasma folate, vitamin B-6, vitamin B-12, and risk of breast cancer in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:734-43. 2008
    ..B vitamins such as folate, vitamin B-6, and vitamin B-12 are coenzymes that are important for DNA integrity and stability. Deficiency in these B vitamins may promote tumor carcinogenesis...
  3. pmc Genetic variation in sex-steroid receptors and synthesizing enzymes and colorectal cancer risk in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:897-908. 2010
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  4. doi request reprint A prospective study of multivitamin supplement use and risk of breast cancer
    Ken Ishitani
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1197-206. 2008
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  5. ncbi request reprint Total magnesium intake and colorectal cancer incidence in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2006-9. 2006
  6. pmc The VITamin D and OmegA-3 TriaL (VITAL): rationale and design of a large randomized controlled trial of vitamin D and marine omega-3 fatty acid supplements for the primary prevention of cancer and cardiovascular disease
    JoAnn E Manson
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:159-71. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Plasma homocysteine and cysteine and risk of breast cancer in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Cancer Res 70:2397-405. 2010
    ..The increased risk of breast cancer associated with high cysteine levels warrants further investigation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Intakes of calcium and vitamin D and breast cancer risk in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1050-9. 2007
    ..Animal data suggest the potential anticarcinogenic effects of calcium and vitamin D on breast cancer development. However, epidemiologic data relating calcium and vitamin D levels to breast cancer have been inconclusive...
  9. pmc Vitamins C and E and beta carotene supplementation and cancer risk: a randomized controlled trial
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Ave East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:14-23. 2009
    ..However, findings from randomized trials of the association between antioxidant use and cancer risk have been mostly negative...
  10. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of hemoglobin A1c concentrations and risk of breast cancer in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Res 66:2869-75. 2006
    ..These data suggest that higher HbA1c concentrations do not seem to increase risk of breast cancer among apparently healthy women...
  11. pmc Hemoglobin A1c concentrations and risk of colorectal cancer in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:3010-2. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and risk of breast cancer
    Shumin M Zhang
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Ave East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:890-4. 2007
    ..71 to 1.16; P(trend) = .19; crude incidence rates: 273 versus 305 per 100,000 person-years). Our data suggest that baseline plasma CRP levels are not associated with the increased risk of breast cancer in apparently healthy women...
  13. ncbi request reprint Oral contraceptives, reproductive factors, and risk of colorectal cancer among women in a prospective cohort study
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:794-801. 2007
    ..09). No significant association was observed between reproductive factors and colorectal cancer risk. These findings provide some support for a potential role of OCs in reducing risk of colorectal cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dietary intakes of fruit, vegetables, and fiber, and risk of colorectal cancer in a prospective cohort of women (United States)
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:225-33. 2005
    ..We prospectively examined the association between dietary intakes of fruit, vegetables, and fiber and colorectal cancer risk in a large female cohort from the Women's Health Study...
  15. pmc Caffeine consumption and the risk of breast cancer in a large prospective cohort of women
    Ken Ishitani
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:2022-31. 2008
    ..Prospective data relating caffeine consumption to breast cancer risk are limited...
  16. pmc Folate, vitamin B6, multivitamin supplements, and colorectal cancer risk in women
    Shumin M Zhang
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:108-15. 2006
    ..An alternative explanation is that other factors related to dietary intakes of folate and vitamin B(6) account for the inverse associations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Plasma cysteinylglycine levels and breast cancer risk in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Res 67:11123-7. 2007
    ..66 (0.97-2.84; P(trend) = 0.03) in the overweight and obese group. Our findings suggest that women who are susceptible to experiencing oxidative stress may be at a greater risk for developing breast cancer...
  18. pmc Mean leukocyte telomere length and risk of incident colorectal carcinoma in women: a prospective, nested case-control study
    I Min Lee
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Chem Lab Med 48:259-62. 2010
    ..To date, no prospective epidemiological data are available, particularly in women, on mean leukocyte telomere length as a risk predictor...
  19. ncbi request reprint Intakes of calcium and vitamin D and risk of colorectal cancer in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:755-64. 2005
    ..Data provide little support for an association of calcium and vitamin D intake with colorectal cancer risk...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat and fatty acids and risk of colorectal cancer in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:1011-22. 2004
    ..However, intake of fried foods and/or other factors related to their intake may be associated with colorectal cancer development. This finding warrants further examination...
  21. ncbi request reprint Dietary intakes of flavonols and flavones and coronary heart disease in US women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1305-13. 2007
    ..93; p for trend = 0.04). The lower risk associated with kaempferol intake was probably attributable to broccoli consumption. These prospective data do not support an inverse association between flavonol or flavone intake and CHD risk...
  22. ncbi request reprint Flavonoid intake and colorectal cancer risk in men and women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:644-51. 2006
    ..These data provide little support for the hypothesis of an association between flavonoid intake and colorectal cancer risk, at least within the ranges of intakes consumed in the populations studied...
  23. pmc Are there mappable genes for family resemblance for the magnitude of intra-individual variation in systolic blood pressure?
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Genet 4:S11. 2003
    ..To determine whether genomic regions affecting this phenotype could be identified, we pursued a "model-free" multipoint quantitative linkage analysis...