Gloria Y F Ho

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Affiliation: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Adipokines linking obesity with colorectal cancer risk in postmenopausal women
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cancer Res 72:3029-37. 2012
  2. pmc Risk factors for persistent cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grades 1 and 2: managed by watchful waiting
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Departments of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 15:268-75. 2011
  3. pmc Antagonistic effects of aspirin and folic acid on inflammation markers and subsequent risk of recurrent colorectal adenomas
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:1650-4. 2009
  4. pmc Insulin, insulin-like growth factor-I, and risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women
    Marc J Gunter
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Bronx, New York, NY 10461, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:48-60. 2009
  5. pmc A prospective study of inflammation markers and endometrial cancer risk in postmenopausal hormone nonusers
    Tao Wang
    Division of Biostatistics, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:971-7. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Combined human papillomavirus DNA and human papillomavirus-like particle serologic assay to identify women at risk for high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    Mark H Einstein
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 120:55-9. 2007
  7. pmc A prospective evaluation of insulin and insulin-like growth factor-I as risk factors for endometrial cancer
    Marc J Gunter
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:921-9. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Hepatocyte growth factor and the risk of ischemic stroke developing among postmenopausal women: results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Swapnil N Rajpathak
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Stroke 41:857-62. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Variability of serum levels of tumor necrosis factor-alpha, interleukin 6, and soluble interleukin 6 receptor over 2 years in young women
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cytokine 30:1-6. 2005
  10. doi request reprint The role of insulin-like growth factor-I and its binding proteins in glucose homeostasis and type 2 diabetes
    Swapnil N Rajpathak
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx NY 10461, USA
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 25:3-12. 2009

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Publications29

  1. pmc Adipokines linking obesity with colorectal cancer risk in postmenopausal women
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cancer Res 72:3029-37. 2012
    ..Hyperinsulinemia and hyperleptinemia may therefore partially explain the adiposity association with colorectal cancer in postmenopausal women...
  2. pmc Risk factors for persistent cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grades 1 and 2: managed by watchful waiting
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Departments of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 15:268-75. 2011
    ..This study examines risk factors for persistent cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) and examines whether human papillomavirus (HPV) testing predicts persistent lesions...
  3. pmc Antagonistic effects of aspirin and folic acid on inflammation markers and subsequent risk of recurrent colorectal adenomas
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:1650-4. 2009
    ..Low-dose aspirin (325 mg/d) is beneficial in stabilizing CRP levels, which may be abrogated by folate. Nevertheless, inflammation markers do not mediate the chemopreventive effect of aspirin on colorectal adenomas...
  4. pmc Insulin, insulin-like growth factor-I, and risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women
    Marc J Gunter
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Bronx, New York, NY 10461, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:48-60. 2009
    ..However, no prospective studies have directly assessed associations between circulating levels of insulin and/or insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I, a related hormone, and the risk of breast cancer independent of estrogen level...
  5. pmc A prospective study of inflammation markers and endometrial cancer risk in postmenopausal hormone nonusers
    Tao Wang
    Division of Biostatistics, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:971-7. 2011
    ..We examined the associations of three inflammation markers, C-reactive protein (CRP), interleukin (IL)-6 and tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-α, with risk of endometrial cancer...
  6. ncbi request reprint Combined human papillomavirus DNA and human papillomavirus-like particle serologic assay to identify women at risk for high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    Mark H Einstein
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 120:55-9. 2007
    ..HPV VLP assays may be useful as an adjunct to HPV DNA testing in a subset of patients that needs to be defined by further studies...
  7. pmc A prospective evaluation of insulin and insulin-like growth factor-I as risk factors for endometrial cancer
    Marc J Gunter
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:921-9. 2008
    ..Free IGF-I levels were inversely associated with endometrioid adenocarcinoma, consistent with prior cross-sectional data...
  8. doi request reprint Hepatocyte growth factor and the risk of ischemic stroke developing among postmenopausal women: results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Swapnil N Rajpathak
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Stroke 41:857-62. 2010
    ..However, there have been no prospective studies examining the relationship between HGF levels and risk of stroke...
  9. ncbi request reprint Variability of serum levels of tumor necrosis factor-alpha, interleukin 6, and soluble interleukin 6 receptor over 2 years in young women
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cytokine 30:1-6. 2005
    ..The ICC of 0.36 (95% CI=0.10-0.47) for sIL-6R was relatively low, and multiple samples would need to be collected in prospective studies for this receptor...
  10. doi request reprint The role of insulin-like growth factor-I and its binding proteins in glucose homeostasis and type 2 diabetes
    Swapnil N Rajpathak
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx NY 10461, USA
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 25:3-12. 2009
    ..Large prospective studies are required to evaluate this association...
  11. ncbi request reprint Natural history of human papillomavirus type 16 virus-like particle antibodies in young women
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:110-6. 2004
    ..4 for IgA). The median duration for both types of antibodies was approximately 36 months. Antibodies could persist for a long period of time if the initial antibody levels were high or if there was continued antigenic exposure...
  12. doi request reprint Resistin, but not adiponectin and leptin, is associated with the risk of ischemic stroke among postmenopausal women: results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Swapnil N Rajpathak
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Stroke 42:1813-20. 2011
    ..We aimed to examine the associations of 3 adipokines (adiponectin, leptin, and resistin) with the risk of ischemic stroke...
  13. doi request reprint Repeated measures of serum glucose and insulin in relation to postmenopausal breast cancer
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 125:2704-10. 2009
    ..Analysis of the repeated measurements supported the results of the baseline analysis. These data suggest that elevated serum insulin levels may be a risk factor for postmenopausal breast cancer...
  14. doi request reprint Insulin, insulin-like growth factor-I, endogenous estradiol, and risk of colorectal cancer in postmenopausal women
    Marc J Gunter
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cancer Res 68:329-37. 2008
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  15. pmc Polymer-based enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay using human papillomavirus type 16 (HPV16) virus-like particles detects HPV16 clade-specific serologic responses
    Yevgeniy Y Studentsov
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:2827-34. 2003
    ..Use of HPV16 VLP polymer ELISA detects clade-specific responses and suggests an HPV16 VLP vaccine may have broader protection that initially anticipated...
  16. pmc Testing the proportional hazards assumption in case-cohort analysis
    Xiaonan Xue
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:88. 2013
    ..However, no appropriate procedures to assess the assumption of proportional hazards of case-cohort Cox models have been proposed...
  17. pmc Hepatocyte growth factor and clinical diabetes in postmenopausal women
    Swapnil N Rajpathak
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2013-5. 2010
    ..To investigate the association between circulating levels of hepatocyte growth factor (HGF), a mesenchymal-derived pleiotrophic factor that is elevated in obesity, and the prevalence of type 2 diabetes...
  18. pmc Effect of 5 y of calcium plus vitamin D supplementation on change in circulating lipids: results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Swapnil N Rajpathak
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:894-9. 2010
    ..Clinical trials that have evaluated the effect of calcium supplementation on lipids are limited by a short follow-up, and data on vitamin D are scarce...
  19. ncbi request reprint Regression of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and loss of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is associated with cell-mediated immune responses to an HPV type 16 E7 peptide
    Anna S Kadish
    Department of Pathology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:483-8. 2002
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  20. ncbi request reprint Cancer disparities between mainland and island Puerto Ricans
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, United States of America
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 25:394-400. 2009
    ..S. non-Hispanic whites to reveal ethnic-specific cancer patterns and disparities in Puerto Ricans...
  21. ncbi request reprint Incidence of and risk factors for genital human papillomavirus infection in women drug users
    Deepti Dev
    Department of Pediatrics, Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:527-9. 2006
    ..HIV infection was independently associated with a substantial and significantly increased risk for any and for high-risk genital HPV infection and was the most important risk factor found...
  22. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for subsequent cervicovaginal human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and the protective role of antibodies to HPV-16 virus-like particles
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Infect Dis 186:737-42. 2002
    ..A sustained high level of IgG antibody to HPV-16 VLPs was associated with reduced risk for subsequent infection with HPV-16 and its genetically related types (i.e., HPV-31, -33, -35, -52, and -58)...
  23. doi request reprint Circulating soluble cytokine receptors and colorectal cancer risk
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Authors Affiliations Departments of Epidemiology and Population Health and Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine Research, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom and Departments of Medicine and Pathology, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:179-88. 2014
    ..Soluble cytokine receptors and receptor antagonist of proinflammatory cytokines can modify cytokine signaling and may affect cancer risk...
  24. ncbi request reprint Role of family history and ethnicity on the mode and age of prostate cancer presentation
    Michael P Cotter
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461 1602, USA
    Prostate 50:216-21. 2002
    ..This study was conducted to investigate the role of family history of prostate cancer and ethnic variation on age at diagnosis and the mode of prostate cancer presentation among a multiracial cohort of men in the Bronx and on Long Island...
  25. ncbi request reprint Within-individual stability of obesity-related biomarkers among women
    Robert C Kaplan
    Department of Epidemiology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1291-3. 2007
    ..However, this assumption is seldom tested...
  26. ncbi request reprint Transmission/disequilibrium tests of androgen receptor and glutathione S-transferase pi variants in prostate cancer families
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 98:938-42. 2002
    ..Our findings do not support the hypothesis that familial clustering of prostate cancer in high-risk families is attributable to these genetic variants...
  27. doi request reprint The adipokine profile of metabolically benign obese and at-risk normal weight postmenopausal women: The Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:786-94. 2014
    ..Nearly, a third of obese individuals, termed metabolically benign obese, have a low burden of adiposity-related cardiometabolic abnormalities, whereas a substantial proportion of normal-weight individuals possess risk factors...
  28. pmc Enhanced enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for detection of antibodies to virus-like particles of human papillomavirus
    Yevgeniy Y Studentsov
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:1755-60. 2002
    ..It is anticipated that the enhanced ELISA conditions will have wide application to a large number of clinical diagnostic assays...
  29. ncbi request reprint Health disparities between island and mainland Puerto Ricans
    Gloria Y F Ho
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, United States of America
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 19:331-9. 2006
    ..To detect health disparities among three populations--Puerto Ricans living in Puerto Rico as well as Puerto Ricans and non-Hispanic whites living on the United States (U.S.) mainland...