Sheldon C Cooper
Affiliation: City Hospital
- Ethnic variation of thiopurine S-methyltransferase activity: a large, prospective population studySheldon C Cooper
Department of Gastroenterology, Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust, City Hospital, Dudley Road, Birmingham, UK
Pharmacogenomics 9:303-9. 2008..TPMT activity varies between individuals and is considered deficient in one in 300 cases...
- The risk of oesophageal cancer is not affected by a diagnosis of breast cancerSheldon C Cooper
Department of Gastroenterology, Sandwell General Hospital, Lyndon, West Bromwich, UK
Eur J Cancer Prev 19:182-5. 2010..Radiotherapy that avoids deep irradiation in the treatment of breast cancer, local nodes or recurrence was not associated with an increased risk of developing a second primary OC...
- Reference intervals for thiopurine S-methyltransferase activity in red blood cells using 6-thioguanine as substrate and rapid non-extraction liquid chromatographyLoretta T Ford
Clinical Biochemistry Department, City Hospital, Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust, Birmingham, B18 7QH, UK
Ann Clin Biochem 41:303-8. 2004..We recently developed a modified phenotyping assay to determine TPMT activity in red blood cells. Here we describe improvements to the method and establish reference intervals in a large prospective study...
- The influence of deprivation and ethnicity on the incidence of esophageal cancer in EnglandSheldon C Cooper
Department of Gastroenterology, Sandwell General Hospital, Lyndon, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B71 4HJ, UK
Cancer Causes Control 20:1459-67. 2009..ESCC was strongly associated with social deprivation. EAC was more common in white populations, but no association with the socioeconomic status was found...