Geoffrey C Kabat

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Affiliation: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A Cohort Study of p53 Mutations and Protein Accumulation in Benign Breast Tissue and Subsequent Breast Cancer Risk
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Oncol 2011:970804. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Menstrual and reproductive factors and exogenous hormone use and risk of transitional cell bladder cancer in postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 22:409-16. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Adult stature and risk of cancer at different anatomic sites in a cohort of postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1353-63. 2013
  4. pmc Lifestyle and dietary factors in relation to risk of chronic myeloid leukemia in the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:848-54. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Body fat and risk of colorectal cancer among postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1197-205. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Scaling of weight for height in relation to risk of cancer at different sites in a cohort of Canadian women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:93-101. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Adult height in relation to risk of cancer in a cohort of Canadian women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 132:1125-32. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Menstrual and reproductive factors, exogenous hormone use, and risk of thyroid carcinoma in postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:2031-40. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Smoking and alcohol consumption in relation to risk of thyroid cancer in postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:335-40. 2012
  10. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of the metabolic syndrome and risk of colorectal cancer in postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 21:326-32. 2012

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Publications46

  1. pmc A Cohort Study of p53 Mutations and Protein Accumulation in Benign Breast Tissue and Subsequent Breast Cancer Risk
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Oncol 2011:970804. 2011
    ..31) but the confidence intervals were extremely wide. Our findings raise the possibility that the combination of p53 protein accumulation and the presence of genetic alterations may identify a group at increased risk of breast cancer...
  2. doi request reprint Menstrual and reproductive factors and exogenous hormone use and risk of transitional cell bladder cancer in postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 22:409-16. 2013
    ..In conclusion, in this large prospective study of postmenopausal women, we found limited evidence for associations of reproductive factors or exogenous hormone use with the risk of bladder cancer...
  3. doi request reprint Adult stature and risk of cancer at different anatomic sites in a cohort of postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1353-63. 2013
    ..Prospective studies in Western and Asian populations suggest that height is a risk factor for various cancers. However, few studies have explored potential confounding or effect modification of the association by other factors...
  4. pmc Lifestyle and dietary factors in relation to risk of chronic myeloid leukemia in the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:848-54. 2013
    ..Aside from exposure to ionizing radiation and benzene, little is known about lifestyle risk factors for chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) in the general population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Body fat and risk of colorectal cancer among postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1197-205. 2013
    ..In view of the limited number of cases, we cannot rule out the existence of weak associations of these measures with risk of colorectal cancer...
  6. doi request reprint Scaling of weight for height in relation to risk of cancer at different sites in a cohort of Canadian women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:93-101. 2013
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  7. doi request reprint Adult height in relation to risk of cancer in a cohort of Canadian women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 132:1125-32. 2013
    ..51 (95% CI: 1.27-1.80) for melanoma. Our study provides strong support for a positive association of adult height with risk of certain cancers. The underlying biological mechanisms are not clear but may differ by anatomic site...
  8. doi request reprint Menstrual and reproductive factors, exogenous hormone use, and risk of thyroid carcinoma in postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:2031-40. 2012
    ..To investigate the association of reproductive factors and hormone therapy, including type of hormone therapy, with risk of thyroid cancer in postmenopausal women...
  9. doi request reprint Smoking and alcohol consumption in relation to risk of thyroid cancer in postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:335-40. 2012
    ..Few cohort studies have examined smoking and alcohol consumption in relation to risk of thyroid cancer, and their findings are conflicting...
  10. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of the metabolic syndrome and risk of colorectal cancer in postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 21:326-32. 2012
    ..The biological mechanism underlying these associations remains to be clarified...
  11. doi request reprint Intake of antioxidant nutrients and risk of non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in the Women's Health Initiative
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Nutr Cancer 64:245-54. 2012
    ..lowest quartile 0.69, 95% CI 0.49-0.98). Overall, this study provides some evidence of inverse associations of intake of total vitamin A and total vitamin C with the risk of NHL and diffuse lymphoma, respectively...
  12. pmc Mentholated cigarettes and smoking-related cancers revisited: an ecologic examination
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 63:132-9. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Repeated measurements of serum carotenoid, retinol and tocopherol levels in relation to colorectal cancer risk in the Women's Health Initiative
    G C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:549-54. 2012
    ..In the present study, we assessed the association of serum levels of eight antioxidant nutrients in relation to risk of colorectal cancer, using repeated measurements...
  14. doi request reprint Anthropometric factors and physical activity and risk of thyroid cancer in postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:421-30. 2012
    ..To investigate the associations of anthropometric factors and physical activity with risk of thyroid cancer in a large prospective study...
  15. doi request reprint Anthropometric factors, physical activity, and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in the Women's Health Initiative
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:52-9. 2012
    ..Obesity is associated with impaired immune function through which it may influence the risk of NHL; other factors reflecting energy homeostasis (height, abdominal adiposity, and physical activity) may also be involved...
  16. pmc A longitudinal study of serum insulin and glucose levels in relation to colorectal cancer risk among postmenopausal women
    G C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Br J Cancer 106:227-32. 2012
    ..It is unclear whether circulating insulin or glucose levels are associated with increased risk of colorectal cancer. Few prospective studies have examined this question, and only one study had repeated measurements...
  17. doi request reprint Reproductive and menstrual factors and risk of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast in a cohort of postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1415-24. 2011
    ..The contribution of menstrual and reproductive factors to risk of ductal carcinoma (DCIS) of the breast is poorly understood...
  18. pmc Smoking and alcohol consumption in relation to risk of triple-negative breast cancer in a cohort of postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:775-83. 2011
    ..We examined the association of smoking and alcohol intake with TNBC and estrogen receptor-positive (ER+) breast cancer...
  19. pmc Intakes of dietary iron and heme-iron and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer in the National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:1478-83. 2010
    ..Intakes of dietary iron and, in particular, heme iron may increase breast cancer risk because of the prooxidant properties of iron. However, few studies have examined the association of iron and heme-iron intakes with breast cancer risk...
  20. doi request reprint Do steroid hormones play a role in the etiology of glioma?
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2421-7. 2010
    ..If hormonal pathways are involved in gliomagenesis, this could eventually lead to the design of preventive strategies...
  21. doi request reprint Recreational physical activity, anthropometric factors, and risk of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast in a cohort of postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:2173-81. 2010
    ..To assess the association of recreational physical activity and anthropometric factors in relation to risk of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) of the breast...
  22. doi request reprint Cigarette smoking in relation to risk of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast in a cohort of postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:591-9. 2010
    ..The results of this large cohort study provide little support for an association of cigarette smoking with risk of DCIS in postmenopausal women...
  23. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast in a cohort of postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2066-72. 2010
    ..Observational studies have commonly linked higher alcohol consumption with a modest increase in invasive breast cancer risk, but cohort studies have not examined alcohol intake in relation to ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)...
  24. pmc Intake of fruits and vegetables, and risk of endometrial cancer in the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 34:568-73. 2010
    ..Although the results of case-control studies have suggested a possible protective effect of fruit and vegetable intake on the risk of endometrial carcinoma, few cohort studies have examined this association...
  25. pmc Reproductive factors and exogenous hormone use and risk of adult glioma in women in the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 128:944-50. 2011
    ..The present study provides only limited support for the hypothesis that menstrual/reproductive factors or exogenous hormone use play a role in gliogenesis...
  26. pmc A multi-center prospective cohort study of benign breast disease and risk of subsequent breast cancer
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:821-8. 2010
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  27. pmc Risk factors for breast cancer in women biopsied for benign breast disease: a nested case-control study
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 34:34-9. 2010
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  28. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of serum carotenoid, retinol, and tocopherol concentrations in relation to breast cancer risk among postmenopausal women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:162-9. 2009
    ..Prospective studies have examined the association of serum and plasma carotenoids and micronutrients and breast cancer; however, to date, studies have only assessed exposure at one point in time...
  29. 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...
  30. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of the metabolic syndrome and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2046-53. 2009
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  31. pmc Meat intake and meat preparation in relation to risk of postmenopausal breast cancer in the NIH-AARP diet and health study
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:2430-5. 2009
    ..This large prospective study with detailed information on meat preparation methods provides no support for a role of meat mutagens in the development of postmenopausal breast cancer...
  32. pmc Body mass index and waist circumference in relation to lung cancer risk in the Women's Health Initiative
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:158-69. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that in smokers, BMI is inversely associated with lung cancer risk and that waist circumference is positively associated with risk...
  33. pmc Dietary carbohydrate, glycemic index, and glycemic load in relation to colorectal cancer risk in the Women's Health Initiative
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:1291-8. 2008
    ..Results of this large study do not support of a role of a diet characterized by high glycemic index or load in colorectal carcinogenesis in postmenopausal women...
  34. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and lung cancer risk in women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Epidemiology 18:607-12. 2007
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  35. ncbi request reprint Oral contraceptive use, hormone replacement therapy, reproductive history and risk of colorectal cancer in women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:643-6. 2008
    ..However, given the lack of a dose-response relationship and the potential for confounding, studies with more complete assessment of exogenous hormone use throughout the life course are needed to clarify this association...
  36. ncbi request reprint Dietary iron and heme iron intake and risk of breast cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1306-8. 2007
    ..However, further cohort studies with repeated measurement of iron intake are warranted...
  37. doi request reprint The role of iron in type 2 diabetes in humans
    Swapnil N Rajpathak
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx NY, NY 10461, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1790:671-81. 2009
    ..Such studies are required to prove the causal relationship between moderate iron overload and diabetes risk...
  38. ncbi request reprint Reproductive and hormonal factors and risk of lung cancer in women: a prospective cohort study
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 120:2214-20. 2007
    ..Our results add to the limited existing evidence that certain reproductive and hormonal factors may be associated with lung cancer risk in women...
  39. pmc Body fat and breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women: a longitudinal study
    Thomas E Rohan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Cancer Epidemiol 2013:754815. 2013
    ..97, 1.45-2.68), waist circumference (1.97, 1.46-2.65), and waist : hip ratio (1.91, 1.41-2.58)) were all strongly, positively associated with risk and did not differ from DXA-derived measures in prediction of risk...
  40. ncbi request reprint Does excess iron play a role in breast carcinogenesis? An unresolved hypothesis
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:1047-53. 2007
    ..Ultimately, it is important to determine whether iron levels in the breast and iron-induced pathology are higher in women who go on to develop breast cancer compared to women who do not...
  41. ncbi request reprint One-carbon metabolism, MTHFR polymorphisms, and risk of breast cancer
    Jia Chen
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Cancer Res 65:1606-14. 2005
    ..96) or total folate intake (OR, 1.71; 95% CI, 1.08-2.71). From a public heath perspective, it is important to identify risk factors, such as low B vitamin consumption, that may guide an effective prevention strategy against the disease...
  42. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of pubertal development in a multi-ethnic population of nine-year-old girls
    Julie A Britton
    Division of Environmental Health Science, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:179-87. 2004
    ..Early age at menarche increases future disease risk. Secular decline in age at menarche has been attributed to body size characteristics, diet, and energy expenditure. Risk factors for puberty have been less frequently explored...
  43. ncbi request reprint Electric blanket use and breast cancer on Long Island
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Epidemiology 14:514-20. 2003
    ..Exposure to electromagnetic fields (EMF) has been hypothesized to increase the risk of breast cancer by inhibiting the normal nocturnal rise in melatonin levels...
  44. pmc Do alterations in mitochondrial DNA play a role in breast carcinogenesis?
    Thomas E Rohan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Oncol 2010:604304. 2010
    ..In addition to assessing the main effects of specific variants, gene-gene and gene-environment interactions are likely to explain a greater proportion of the variability in breast cancer risk...
  45. ncbi request reprint Estrogen metabolism and breast cancer
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Stony Brook University, New York, USA
    Epidemiology 17:80-8. 2006
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  46. ncbi request reprint Variants in estrogen metabolism and biosynthesis genes and urinary estrogen metabolites in women with a family history of breast cancer
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 102:111-7. 2007
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