Inger T Gram

Summary

Affiliation: University of Troms
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Genotypes and haplotypes in the insulin-like growth factors, their receptors and binding proteins in relation to plasma metabolic levels and mammographic density
    Margarethe Biong
    Department of Genetics, Institute for Cancer Research, Oslo University Hospital Radiumhospitalet, Montebello 0310, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Med Genomics 3:9. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk among women who start smoking as teenagers
    Inger T Gram
    Inger T Gram, Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromso, N 9037 Tromso, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:61-6. 2005
  3. pmc Percentage density, Wolfe's and Tabár's mammographic patterns: agreement and association with risk factors for breast cancer
    Inger T Gram
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Breivika, Norway
    Breast Cancer Res 7:R854-61. 2005
  4. pmc Cigarette smoking and risk of colorectal cancer among Norwegian women
    Inger T Gram
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Breivika, Tromsø N 9037 Norway
    Cancer Causes Control 20:895-903. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Breast cancer screening programme as setting for an adjunct research project: effect on programme attendance
    Inger T Gram
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Breivika N 9037, Norway
    J Med Screen 15:44-5. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and risk of borderline and invasive epithelial ovarian cancer
    Inger T Gram
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Breivika N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Cancer 122:647-52. 2008
  7. pmc Different measures of smoking exposure and mammographic density in postmenopausal Norwegian women: a cross-sectional study
    Yngve Bremnes
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Breast Cancer Res 9:R73. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Endogenous sex hormones, prolactin and mammographic density in postmenopausal Norwegian women
    Yngve Bremnes
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Cancer 121:2506-11. 2007
  9. doi request reprint The increased risk of colon cancer due to cigarette smoking may be greater in women than men
    Ranjan Parajuli
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:862-71. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Cigarette smoking and risk of histological subtypes of epithelial ovarian cancer in the EPIC cohort study
    Inger T Gram
    Institute of Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Cancer 130:2204-10. 2012

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Genotypes and haplotypes in the insulin-like growth factors, their receptors and binding proteins in relation to plasma metabolic levels and mammographic density
    Margarethe Biong
    Department of Genetics, Institute for Cancer Research, Oslo University Hospital Radiumhospitalet, Montebello 0310, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Med Genomics 3:9. 2010
    ..The associations between genetic polymorphisms in genes from the IGF pathway on mammographic density and circulating levels of IGF1, its binding protein IGFBP3, and their ratio in postmenopausal women are reported here...
  2. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk among women who start smoking as teenagers
    Inger T Gram
    Inger T Gram, Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromso, N 9037 Tromso, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:61-6. 2005
    ..To examine the effect of smoking on breast cancer risk in a large population-based cohort of women, many of whom started smoking as teenagers...
  3. pmc Percentage density, Wolfe's and Tabár's mammographic patterns: agreement and association with risk factors for breast cancer
    Inger T Gram
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Breivika, Norway
    Breast Cancer Res 7:R854-61. 2005
    ..The purpose of this report was to classify mammograms according to four methods and to examine their agreement and their relationship to selected risk factors for breast cancer...
  4. pmc Cigarette smoking and risk of colorectal cancer among Norwegian women
    Inger T Gram
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Breivika, Tromsø N 9037 Norway
    Cancer Causes Control 20:895-903. 2009
    ..In 2002, Norwegian women had the second highest incidence of CRC in the world. A large proportion of Norwegian women are ever smokers. We examined the association between cigarette smoking and CRC incidence among Norwegian women...
  5. doi request reprint Breast cancer screening programme as setting for an adjunct research project: effect on programme attendance
    Inger T Gram
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Breivika N 9037, Norway
    J Med Screen 15:44-5. 2008
    ..09). Our trial finds no effect on the high attendance to the breast cancer screening programme indicating that cancer screening programmes might be suitable settings for adjunct research projects...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and risk of borderline and invasive epithelial ovarian cancer
    Inger T Gram
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Breivika N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Cancer 122:647-52. 2008
    ..05). In conclusion, smoking may increase the risk of borderline EOC...
  7. pmc Different measures of smoking exposure and mammographic density in postmenopausal Norwegian women: a cross-sectional study
    Yngve Bremnes
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Breast Cancer Res 9:R73. 2007
    ..Cigarette smoking may have both carcinogenic effects and antiestrogenic effects on the breast tissue. We decided to examine the relationship between different measures of smoking exposure and mammographic density...
  8. ncbi request reprint Endogenous sex hormones, prolactin and mammographic density in postmenopausal Norwegian women
    Yngve Bremnes
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Cancer 121:2506-11. 2007
    ..Further, the authors found a positive but weak association between plasma estrone concentration and mammographic density, which appeared to be modified by IGF-I levels...
  9. doi request reprint The increased risk of colon cancer due to cigarette smoking may be greater in women than men
    Ranjan Parajuli
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:862-71. 2013
    ..We wanted to explore the hypothesis that women may be more susceptible to smoking-attributed colon cancer than men as one of the possible explanations for the high colon cancer risk of Norwegian women...
  10. doi request reprint Cigarette smoking and risk of histological subtypes of epithelial ovarian cancer in the EPIC cohort study
    Inger T Gram
    Institute of Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Cancer 130:2204-10. 2012
    ..18 (95% CI 1.07-4.43)]. The results from the EPIC study add further evidence that smoking increases risk of mucinous ovarian cancer and support the notion that the effect of smoking varies according to histological subtype...
  11. ncbi request reprint Insulin-like growth factor and mammographic density in postmenopausal Norwegian women
    Yngve Bremnes
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:57-62. 2007
    ..These associations were found among noncurrent hormone therapy users but not among current users...
  12. pmc Plasma levels of leptin and mammographic density among postmenopausal women: a cross-sectional study
    Anne Stuedal
    Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo, Norway
    Breast Cancer Res 8:R55. 2006
    ..Leptin is a protein produced mainly by adipose tissue and may represent a growth factor in cancer. We examined the association between leptin plasma levels and mammographic density, a biomarker for breast cancer risk...
  13. ncbi request reprint Risk of endometrial cancer in relationship to cigarette smoking: results from the EPIC study
    Mustafa Al-Zoughool
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 121:2741-7. 2007
    ..The reduction of endometrial cancer risk observed among postmenopausal women does not have direct public health relevance since cigarette smoking is the main known risk factor for cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and lung cancer risk: updated information from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Jakob Linseisen
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 121:1103-14. 2007
    ..In addition to an overall inverse association with fruit intake, the results of this evaluation add evidence for a significant inverse association of vegetable consumption and lung cancer incidence in smokers...
  15. ncbi request reprint No association of consumption of animal foods with risk of ovarian cancer
    Mandy Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Schneunert Allee 114 116, 14558 Nuthetal, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:852-5. 2007
  16. ncbi request reprint Meta- and pooled analyses of the cytochrome P-450 1B1 Val432Leu polymorphism and breast cancer: a HuGE-GSEC review
    Valentina Paracchini
    Scientific Direction, Ospedale Maggiore, Milan, Italy
    Am J Epidemiol 165:115-25. 2007
    ..The observed effect of age on the association in Caucasians indicates that further studies are needed on the role of CYP1B1 Val432Leu in estrogen metabolism according to age, ethnicity, and menopausal status...
  17. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Mandy Schulz
    German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, 14458 Nuthetal, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2531-5. 2005
    ..The association between consumption of fruit and vegetables and risk of ovarian cancer is still unclear from a prospective point of view...