Holly R Harris

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Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vitamin C and survival among women with breast cancer: a meta-analysis
    Holly R Harris
    Unit of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 221 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    Eur J Cancer 50:1223-31. 2014
  2. pmc Vitamin C intake and breast cancer mortality in a cohort of Swedish women
    H R Harris
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 109:257-64. 2013
  3. pmc Coffee and black tea consumption and breast cancer mortality in a cohort of Swedish women
    H R Harris
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 210, Stockholm 171 77, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 107:874-8. 2012
  4. pmc Alcohol intake and mortality among women with invasive breast cancer
    H R Harris
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 106:592-5. 2012
  5. pmc Folate intake and breast cancer mortality in a cohort of Swedish women
    Holly R Harris
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 132:243-50. 2012
  6. pmc Dairy-food, calcium, magnesium, and vitamin D intake and endometriosis: a prospective cohort study
    Holly R Harris
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:420-30. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Selenium intake and breast cancer mortality in a cohort of Swedish women
    Holly R Harris
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 134:1269-77. 2012
  8. pmc Body size across the life course, mammographic density, and risk of breast cancer
    Holly R Harris
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:909-18. 2011
  9. pmc The prevalence of loss of imprinting of H19 and IGF2 at birth
    Rebecca C Rancourt
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 221 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    FASEB J 27:3335-43. 2013
  10. pmc Leukocyte DNA as surrogate for the evaluation of imprinted Loci methylation in mammary tissue DNA
    Ludovic Barault
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e55896. 2013

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Vitamin C and survival among women with breast cancer: a meta-analysis
    Holly R Harris
    Unit of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 221 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    Eur J Cancer 50:1223-31. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to summarise results from prospective studies on the association between vitamin C supplement use and dietary vitamin C intake and breast cancer-specific mortality and total mortality...
  2. pmc Vitamin C intake and breast cancer mortality in a cohort of Swedish women
    H R Harris
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 109:257-64. 2013
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  3. pmc Coffee and black tea consumption and breast cancer mortality in a cohort of Swedish women
    H R Harris
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 210, Stockholm 171 77, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 107:874-8. 2012
    ..However, epidemiologic data on the relation between coffee and black tea consumption and breast cancer survival are sparse...
  4. pmc Alcohol intake and mortality among women with invasive breast cancer
    H R Harris
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 106:592-5. 2012
    ..Alcohol intake has consistently been associated with increased breast cancer incidence in epidemiological studies. However, the relation between alcohol and survival after breast cancer diagnosis is less clear...
  5. pmc Folate intake and breast cancer mortality in a cohort of Swedish women
    Holly R Harris
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 132:243-50. 2012
    ..While these findings need to be confirmed in future studies, they do offer assurance that dietary folate intake at the levels observed in our population does not unfavorably affect survival after breast cancer...
  6. pmc Dairy-food, calcium, magnesium, and vitamin D intake and endometriosis: a prospective cohort study
    Holly R Harris
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:420-30. 2013
    ..76, 95% confidence interval: 0.60, 0.97; P(trend) = 0.004). Our findings suggest that greater predicted plasma 25(OH)D levels and higher intake of dairy foods are associated with a decreased risk of endometriosis...
  7. doi request reprint Selenium intake and breast cancer mortality in a cohort of Swedish women
    Holly R Harris
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 134:1269-77. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that selenium intake before breast cancer diagnosis may improve breast cancer-specific survival and overall survival. However, these results may be limited to populations with low intakes of selenium...
  8. pmc Body size across the life course, mammographic density, and risk of breast cancer
    Holly R Harris
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:909-18. 2011
    ..Conversely, mammographic density does not appear to explain the inverse association between childhood and adolescent body fatness and breast cancer risk...
  9. pmc The prevalence of loss of imprinting of H19 and IGF2 at birth
    Rebecca C Rancourt
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 221 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    FASEB J 27:3335-43. 2013
    ..Our observations suggest that LOI is present in phenotypically healthy infants. Determining a "normal" human epigenotype range is important for discovering factors required to maintain a healthy pregnancy and embryonic development...
  10. pmc Leukocyte DNA as surrogate for the evaluation of imprinted Loci methylation in mammary tissue DNA
    Ludovic Barault
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e55896. 2013
    ..Leukocyte DNA methylation levels of selected imprinted genes may therefore serve as surrogate markers of DNA methylation in cancer tissue...
  11. pmc Genetic variation in telomere maintenance genes in relation to ovarian cancer survival
    Holly R Harris
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet Stockholm, 171 77, Sweden
    Int J Mol Epidemiol Genet 3:252-61. 2012
    ..001. However, we observed some suggestive associations in subgroup analyses. Future studies with larger populations may further our understanding of what role telomeres play in ovarian cancer survival...
  12. pmc Birthweight, maternal weight trajectories and global DNA methylation of LINE-1 repetitive elements
    Karin B Michels
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e25254. 2011
    ..Future studies may elucidate whether chromosomal instabilities or other functional consequences of these changes contribute to the increased risk of chronic diseases among individuals with these characteristics...
  13. pmc Folate, vitamin B(6) , vitamin B(12) , methionine and alcohol intake in relation to ovarian cancer risk
    Holly R Harris
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Cancer 131:E518-29. 2012
    ..58-0.94; p(trend) = 0.012) subtypes. Overall, we observed no significant association between folate and ovarian cancer risk. One-carbon metabolism related nutrients, especially vitamin B(6) and methionine, may lower ovarian cancer risk...
  14. pmc Plasma leptin levels and risk of breast cancer in premenopausal women
    Holly R Harris
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 4:1449-56. 2011
    ..69; 95% CI = 0.38-1.23; P(trend) = 0.26). Our results suggest that leptin may be inversely associated with breast cancer risk, but it is unclear whether any part of this association is independent of BMI...