Susan E Puumala

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Publications

  1. pmc Epidemiology of childhood acute myeloid leukemia
    Susan E Puumala
    Center for Health Outcomes and Prevention Research, Sanford Research, Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:728-33. 2013
  2. pmc Similar DNA methylation levels in specific imprinting control regions in children conceived with and without assisted reproductive technology: a cross-sectional study
    Susan E Puumala
    Center for Health Outcomes and Prevention Research, Sanford Research, Sioux Falls, SD, USA
    BMC Pediatr 12:33. 2012
  3. pmc Pediatric germ cell tumors and parental infertility and infertility treatment: a Children's Oncology Group report
    Susan E Puumala
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street, SE, MMC 715, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:e25-31. 2011
  4. pmc Cancer risk among children with very low birth weights
    Logan G Spector
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics and bMasonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Pediatrics 124:96-104. 2009
  5. pmc Childhood cancer among twins and higher order multiples
    Susan E Puumala
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street, SE, MMC 715, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:162-8. 2009
  6. pmc Infant leukemia and parental infertility or its treatment: a Children's Oncology Group report
    Susan E Puumala
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Hum Reprod 25:1561-8. 2010
  7. pmc Comparability and representativeness of control groups in a case-control study of infant leukemia: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    Susan E Puumala
    Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:379-87. 2009
  8. pmc Parental infertility, infertility treatment and hepatoblastoma: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    Susan E Puumala
    Department of Pediatrics, University of South Dakota, Sioux Falls, SD 57104, USA
    Hum Reprod 27:1649-56. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Perinatal characteristics and risk of neuroblastoma
    Kimberly J Johnson
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Epidemiology, Clinical Research, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Int J Cancer 123:1166-72. 2008
  10. pmc Parental and infant characteristics and childhood leukemia in Minnesota
    Kimberly J Johnson
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    BMC Pediatr 8:7. 2008

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Publications16

  1. pmc Epidemiology of childhood acute myeloid leukemia
    Susan E Puumala
    Center for Health Outcomes and Prevention Research, Sanford Research, Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57104, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:728-33. 2013
    ..Future studies should more closely examine causal mechanisms, improve exposure measurement, and include analysis using genetic and epigenetic factors...
  2. pmc Similar DNA methylation levels in specific imprinting control regions in children conceived with and without assisted reproductive technology: a cross-sectional study
    Susan E Puumala
    Center for Health Outcomes and Prevention Research, Sanford Research, Sioux Falls, SD, USA
    BMC Pediatr 12:33. 2012
    ..Results from previous studies have been mixed, but some methylation differences have been observed...
  3. pmc Pediatric germ cell tumors and parental infertility and infertility treatment: a Children's Oncology Group report
    Susan E Puumala
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street, SE, MMC 715, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:e25-31. 2011
    ..Few risk factors have been established for childhood germ cell tumors (GCT). Parental infertility and infertility treatment may be associated with GCT development but these risk factors have not been fully investigated...
  4. pmc Cancer risk among children with very low birth weights
    Logan G Spector
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics and bMasonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Pediatrics 124:96-104. 2009
    ..Because data on very low birth weight and other childhood cancers are sparse, we examined the risk of malignancy with very low birth weight in a large data set...
  5. pmc Childhood cancer among twins and higher order multiples
    Susan E Puumala
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street, SE, MMC 715, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:162-8. 2009
    ..Our analysis suggests that mechanisms other than birth weight and gestational age may influence the lower risk of Wilms' tumor and neuroblastoma in multiple births...
  6. pmc Infant leukemia and parental infertility or its treatment: a Children's Oncology Group report
    Susan E Puumala
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Hum Reprod 25:1561-8. 2010
    ..Parental infertility and infertility treatment have been studied with regard to childhood cancer in general, but rarely in individual cancer subtypes...
  7. pmc Comparability and representativeness of control groups in a case-control study of infant leukemia: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    Susan E Puumala
    Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:379-87. 2009
    ..3,317 g). Finally, participating BC mothers were likely to be older and to have more education than nonparticipants. Thus, the study's control groups were comparable but differed from the population of interest...
  8. pmc Parental infertility, infertility treatment and hepatoblastoma: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    Susan E Puumala
    Department of Pediatrics, University of South Dakota, Sioux Falls, SD 57104, USA
    Hum Reprod 27:1649-56. 2012
    ..However, it is not clear whether this finding is confounded by the association between HB and low birthweight (LBW)...
  9. doi request reprint Perinatal characteristics and risk of neuroblastoma
    Kimberly J Johnson
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Epidemiology, Clinical Research, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Int J Cancer 123:1166-72. 2008
    ..0, 95% CI 1.3-7.2) and maternal age <20 years (HR = 2.6, 95% CI 1.1-6.1) increased risks for infant NB only. Our study provides evidence that a few perinatal exposures as recorded in birth records may play a role in NB etiology...
  10. pmc Parental and infant characteristics and childhood leukemia in Minnesota
    Kimberly J Johnson
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    BMC Pediatr 8:7. 2008
    ..Translocations present in neonatal blood spots and the young age peak of diagnosis suggest that early-life factors are involved in childhood leukemia etiology...
  11. ncbi request reprint Reproductive history, infertility treatment, and the risk of acute leukemia in children with down syndrome: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    Susan E Puumala
    Division of Pediatric Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Cancer 110:2067-74. 2007
    ..There is mixed evidence for associations between reproductive history or infertility and acute leukemia among children without DS...
  12. pmc Parental age and risk of childhood cancer: a pooled analysis
    Kimberly J Johnson
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Epidemiology 20:475-83. 2009
    ..Few risk factors for childhood cancer are well-established. We investigated whether advancing parental age increases childhood cancer risk...
  13. doi request reprint Early postnatal weight gain, intellectual performance, and body mass index at 7 years of age in term infants with intrauterine growth restriction
    Mary Pylipow
    Division of Neonatology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Pediatr 154:201-6. 2009
    ..To determine whether the postnatal growth rate of infants with intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) is associated with later cognitive function and body mass index (BMI)...
  14. pmc Increased expression and aberrant localization of mucin 13 in metastatic colon cancer
    Brij K Gupta
    Cancer Biology Research Center, Sanford Research, University of South Dakota, Sioux Falls, SD, USA
    J Histochem Cytochem 60:822-31. 2012
    ..These studies demonstrate a significant increase in MUC13 expression in metastatic colon cancer and suggest a correlation between aberrant MUC13 localization (cytoplasmic and nuclear expression) and metastatic colon cancer...
  15. ncbi request reprint Birth characteristics and Wilms tumor in Minnesota
    Susan E Puumala
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:1368-73. 2008
    ..All other factors examined showed no association with WT. This study contributes to the mounting evidence that children with large size at birth have an increased risk of WT...
  16. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of nationwide birth registry control selection in the United States
    Logan G Spector
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:852-6. 2007
    ..These results suggest that birth registries may be used to select controls for studies of rare childhood diseases on a national scale...