Affiliation: Ponce School of Medicine
- The association of DNA Repair with breast cancer risk in women. A comparative observational studyJaime Matta
Department of Pharmacology, Physiology, and Toxicology, Department of Surgery, Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ponce, Puerto Rico 00732
BMC Cancer 12:490. 2012..Our aim was to assess the statistical association of DRC level and breast cancer (BC) using a case-control epidemiological study in a Hispanic community...
- Identification of the prevalent BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in the female population of Puerto RicoJulie Dutil
Department of Biochemistry, Ponce School of Medicine, Puerto Rico
Cancer Genet 205:242-8. 2012..This data is expected to contribute to providing accurate and efficient tools for the clinical management of hereditary breast cancer in Puerto Rico...
- Genetic polymorphisms in RAD23B and XPC modulate DNA repair capacity and breast cancer risk in Puerto Rican womenJulyann Pérez-Mayoral
Department of Biochemistry, Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ponce, Puerto Rico
Mol Carcinog 52:E127-38. 2013..001). The increase in adverse genotypes was also correlated with a progressive decrease in DRC values. Our data indicate an additive effect of the NER SNPs on DRC and breast cancer risk in Puerto Rican women...