Shirley Hodgson

Summary

Affiliation: St George's
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Common variants at 12p11, 12q24, 9p21, 9q31.2 and in ZNF365 are associated with breast cancer risk for BRCA1 and/or BRCA2 mutation carriers
    Antonis C Antoniou
    Centre for Cancer Genetic Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Worts Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R33. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Familial risk of early and late onset cancer
    S Hodgson
    S Hodgson, 40 Onslow Gardens, Muswell Hill, London N10 3JU, UK
    J R Coll Physicians Edinb 43:134-5. 2013
  3. pmc Exploring the link between MORF4L1 and risk of breast cancer
    Griselda Martrat
    Translational Research Laboratory, Catalan Institute of Oncology, Bellvitge Institute for Biomedical Research IDIBELL, Gran Via 199, L Hospitalet del Llobregat 08908, Spain
    Breast Cancer Res 13:R40. 2011
  4. pmc Cancer incidence in relatives of British Fanconi Anaemia patients
    Marc Tischkowitz
    Cancer Genetics Program, Departments of Human Genetics and Oncology, Sir M B Davis Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Cancer 8:257. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and ethical issues relating to genetic testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 breast cancer susceptibility genes
    E Winchester
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 0RE, UK
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 2:357-73. 2006
  6. pmc Mechanisms of inherited cancer susceptibility
    Shirley Hodgson
    Department of Cancer Genetics, St Georges Hospital, University of London, London SW17 ORE, UK
    J Zhejiang Univ Sci B 9:1-4. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Emberger syndrome-primary lymphedema with myelodysplasia: report of seven new cases
    Sahar Mansour
    SW Thames Regional Genetics Service, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Am J Med Genet A 152:2287-96. 2010
  8. pmc 'Over-the-counter' genetic testing: what does it really mean for primary care?
    Imran Rafi
    St George s, University of London, Department of Community Health Sciences General Practice, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE
    Br J Gen Pract 59:283-7. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint A viral aetiology for breast cancer: time to re-examine the postulate
    Christine Mant
    Infection and Immunity Laboratory, Guy s College and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    Intervirology 47:2-13. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Nurse-led cancer genetics clinics in primary and secondary care in varied ethnic population areas: interaction with primary care to improve ascertainment of individuals from ethnic minorities
    Zohra Gulzar
    Clinical Genetics Department, St George s Hospital Medical School, St Georges Hospital NHS Trust, South West Thames Regional Genetics Service, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 0RE, UK
    Fam Cancer 6:205-12. 2007

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Publications19

  1. pmc Common variants at 12p11, 12q24, 9p21, 9q31.2 and in ZNF365 are associated with breast cancer risk for BRCA1 and/or BRCA2 mutation carriers
    Antonis C Antoniou
    Centre for Cancer Genetic Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Worts Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R33. 2012
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  2. doi request reprint Familial risk of early and late onset cancer
    S Hodgson
    S Hodgson, 40 Onslow Gardens, Muswell Hill, London N10 3JU, UK
    J R Coll Physicians Edinb 43:134-5. 2013
    ..Title: Familial risk of early and late onset cancer: nationwide prospective study. Authors: Kharazmi E, Fallah M, Sundquist K et al. Journal: BMJ 2012; 345:e8076...
  3. pmc Exploring the link between MORF4L1 and risk of breast cancer
    Griselda Martrat
    Translational Research Laboratory, Catalan Institute of Oncology, Bellvitge Institute for Biomedical Research IDIBELL, Gran Via 199, L Hospitalet del Llobregat 08908, Spain
    Breast Cancer Res 13:R40. 2011
    ..To gain deeper insight into this pathway and its influence on cancer risk, we searched for novel components through protein physical interaction screens...
  4. pmc Cancer incidence in relatives of British Fanconi Anaemia patients
    Marc Tischkowitz
    Cancer Genetics Program, Departments of Human Genetics and Oncology, Sir M B Davis Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Cancer 8:257. 2008
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  5. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and ethical issues relating to genetic testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 breast cancer susceptibility genes
    E Winchester
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 0RE, UK
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 2:357-73. 2006
    ..Female carriers will also face complex and challenging decisions concerning cancer risk management...
  6. pmc Mechanisms of inherited cancer susceptibility
    Shirley Hodgson
    Department of Cancer Genetics, St Georges Hospital, University of London, London SW17 ORE, UK
    J Zhejiang Univ Sci B 9:1-4. 2008
    ..This review discusses examples of some of these genes and the associated clinical conditions caused by the inheritance of mutations in such genes...
  7. doi request reprint Emberger syndrome-primary lymphedema with myelodysplasia: report of seven new cases
    Sahar Mansour
    SW Thames Regional Genetics Service, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Am J Med Genet A 152:2287-96. 2010
    ..Children with lower limb and genital lymphedema should be screened for hematological abnormalities and immunodeficiency...
  8. pmc 'Over-the-counter' genetic testing: what does it really mean for primary care?
    Imran Rafi
    St George s, University of London, Department of Community Health Sciences General Practice, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE
    Br J Gen Pract 59:283-7. 2009
    ..The authors recommend caution in the premature introduction of over-the-counter testing without a sound evidence base...
  9. ncbi request reprint A viral aetiology for breast cancer: time to re-examine the postulate
    Christine Mant
    Infection and Immunity Laboratory, Guy s College and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    Intervirology 47:2-13. 2004
    ..These two viruses have been reported to occur in up to 37 and 50% of breast cancer cases, respectively. Here we present the background to the infectious hypothesis for the aetiology of breast cancer and review recent findings...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nurse-led cancer genetics clinics in primary and secondary care in varied ethnic population areas: interaction with primary care to improve ascertainment of individuals from ethnic minorities
    Zohra Gulzar
    Clinical Genetics Department, St George s Hospital Medical School, St Georges Hospital NHS Trust, South West Thames Regional Genetics Service, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 0RE, UK
    Fam Cancer 6:205-12. 2007
    ..These proportions were similar for black and ethnic minority patients. Most patients reported high satisfaction with the service...
  11. ncbi request reprint Does the occurrence of certain rare cancers indicate an inherited cancer susceptibility?
    Sara Levene
    Genetics Centre, Guy s and St Thomas s Hospitals Trust, Guy s Hospital, London, UK
    Fam Cancer 2:15-25. 2003
    ..This study supports the premise that the occurrence of rare (especially double primary) cancers does indicate an increased cancer susceptibility, although the numbers of cases ascertained were too small to draw firm conclusions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Germline BRCA1 promoter deletions in UK and Australian familial breast cancer patients: Identification of a novel deletion consistent with BRCA1:psiBRCA1 recombination
    Melissa A Brown
    Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics, King s College London Guy s Campus, Guy s Hospital, London, UK
    Hum Mutat 19:435-42. 2002
    ..These findings indicate that germline BRCA1 promoter deletions are a rare and yet significant mutation event and that they could arise via a novel genetic mechanism...
  13. ncbi request reprint Genetic predisposition to cancer
    Clare Turnbull
    Clinical Genetics, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
    Clin Med 5:491-8. 2005
    ..In this article the issues surrounding genetic predisposition to cancer are considered by examining two common cancers: colorectal and breast cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Common genetic variants at the CRAC1 (HMPS) locus on chromosome 15q13.3 influence colorectal cancer risk
    Emma Jaeger
    Molecular and Population Genetics Laboratory, Cancer Research UK, London WC2A 3PX, UK
    Nat Genet 40:26-8. 2008
    ..In a large series of colorectal cancer cases and controls, SNPs near GREM1 and SCG5 were strongly associated with increased CRC risk (for rs4779584, P = 4.44 x 10(-14))...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mammographic density and breast cancer risk in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers
    Gillian Mitchell
    Translational Cancer Genetics Team, Institute of Cancer Research and Cancer Genetics Unit, Royal Marsden NHS Hospital, United Kingdom
    Cancer Res 66:1866-72. 2006
    ..Use of mammographic density could improve individual risk prediction in carriers...
  16. ncbi request reprint Patients' and professionals' opinions of services for people at an increased risk of colorectal cancer: an exploratory qualitative study
    Tamar Stermer
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College Campus, King s College London, UK
    Fam Cancer 3:49-53. 2004
    ..To explore the views and opinions of patients with a family history of colorectal cancer, and of primary and secondary care health professionals, on how to improve current services for individuals with a family history of colorectal cancer...
  17. ncbi request reprint Genome-wide allelotyping of 104 Finnish colorectal cancers reveals an excess of allelic imbalance in chromosome 20q in familial cases
    Paivi Laiho
    Department of Medical Genetics, Biomedicum Helsinki, Haartmanikatu, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Oncogene 22:2206-14. 2003
    ..The approach provides an alternative strategy for detecting cancer predisposition genes solely reliant on the molecular analysis of single cases obviating the requirement to collect multiple samples from families...
  18. ncbi request reprint No news is (not necessarily) good news: impact of preliminary results for BRCA1 mutation searches
    Alison Bish
    Cancer Research UK London Psychosocial Oncology Group, St Thomas s Hospital, London, England
    Genet Med 4:353-8. 2002
    ..As this continuing uncertainty may have a detrimental effect on their psychological well-being and it is possible that such results will be misinterpreted as indicating that no mutation is present, studying their effect is important...
  19. pmc AURKA F31I polymorphism and breast cancer risk in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers: a consortium of investigators of modifiers of BRCA1/2 study
    Fergus J Couch
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1416-21. 2007
    ..In summary, the F31I polymorphism in AURKA is not associated with a modified risk of breast cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 carriers...