Marilyn Tseng

Summary

Affiliation: California Polytechnic State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Socio-economic position and lower dietary moderation among Chinese immigrant women in the USA
    Marilyn Tseng
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
    Public Health Nutr 15:415-23. 2012
  2. pmc Prevalence and correlates of vitamin D status in African American men
    Marilyn Tseng
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:191. 2009
  3. pmc Stress is associated with unfavorable patterns of dietary intake among female chinese immigrants
    Marilyn Tseng
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405, USA
    Ann Behav Med 41:324-32. 2011
  4. pmc Adiposity, adult weight gain and mammographic breast density in US Chinese women
    Marilyn Tseng
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA, USA
    Int J Cancer 128:418-25. 2011
  5. pmc Dairy intake and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D levels in men at high risk for prostate cancer
    Marilyn Tseng
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:1947-54. 2009
  6. pmc Adolescent lifestyle factors and adult breast density in U.S. Chinese immigrant women
    Marilyn Tseng
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California 93407, USA
    Nutr Cancer 63:342-9. 2011
  7. pmc Dietary intake and breast density in high-risk women: a cross-sectional study
    Marilyn Tseng
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 9:R72. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and breast density in foreign-born, U.S. Chinese women
    Marilyn Tseng
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1301-5. 2006
  9. pmc Parental nutrient intake and risk of retinoblastoma resulting from new germline RB1 mutation
    Greta R Bunin
    Division of Oncology, Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:343-55. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Correlates of soy food consumption in women at increased risk for breast cancer
    Carolyn Y Fang
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Cheltenham, PA 19012, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:1552-8. 2005

Research Grants

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Publications19

  1. pmc Socio-economic position and lower dietary moderation among Chinese immigrant women in the USA
    Marilyn Tseng
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
    Public Health Nutr 15:415-23. 2012
    ..To examine associations of education and occupation, as indicators of socio-economic position (SEP), with dietary intake and diet quality in a sample of Chinese immigrant women...
  2. pmc Prevalence and correlates of vitamin D status in African American men
    Marilyn Tseng
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:191. 2009
    ..Few studies have examined vitamin D insufficiency in African American men although they are at very high risk. We examined the prevalence and correlates of vitamin D insufficiency among African American men in Philadelphia...
  3. pmc Stress is associated with unfavorable patterns of dietary intake among female chinese immigrants
    Marilyn Tseng
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405, USA
    Ann Behav Med 41:324-32. 2011
    ..Chinese immigrants experience increased risk for weight gain and chronic disease after US migration. Whether psychosocial stress affects their eating behavior is unknown...
  4. pmc Adiposity, adult weight gain and mammographic breast density in US Chinese women
    Marilyn Tseng
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA, USA
    Int J Cancer 128:418-25. 2011
    ..Reasons for the noted differences in associations by level of adiposity also warrant further investigation...
  5. pmc Dairy intake and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D levels in men at high risk for prostate cancer
    Marilyn Tseng
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:1947-54. 2009
    ..We examined the associations of dairy, milk, calcium, and vitamin D intake with plasma 1,25(OH)2D levels among 296 men (194 black, 102 non-black) enrolled in a high risk program for prostate cancer from 10/96 to 10/07...
  6. pmc Adolescent lifestyle factors and adult breast density in U.S. Chinese immigrant women
    Marilyn Tseng
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California 93407, USA
    Nutr Cancer 63:342-9. 2011
    ..If confirmed by further study, dietary prevention efforts for breast cancer should be considered earlier in life...
  7. pmc Dietary intake and breast density in high-risk women: a cross-sectional study
    Marilyn Tseng
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 9:R72. 2007
    ..The objective of the present study was to determine whether diet, a modifiable risk factor, is related to breast density among women at high genetic risk for breast cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and breast density in foreign-born, U.S. Chinese women
    Marilyn Tseng
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1301-5. 2006
    ..Future longitudinal research will examine whether the association is due to early-life factors, postmigration lifestyle changes, or perimenopausal exposures...
  9. pmc Parental nutrient intake and risk of retinoblastoma resulting from new germline RB1 mutation
    Greta R Bunin
    Division of Oncology, Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:343-55. 2013
    ..We conducted a case-control study to examine the role of parents' nutrient intake before their child's conception in the child's risk of sporadic bilateral retinoblastoma, which results from a new germline RB1 mutation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Correlates of soy food consumption in women at increased risk for breast cancer
    Carolyn Y Fang
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Cheltenham, PA 19012, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:1552-8. 2005
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  11. pmc Mediterranean diet and breast density in the Minnesota Breast Cancer Family Study
    Marilyn Tseng
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Nutr Cancer 60:703-9. 2008
    ..08, P = 0.72; P for interaction = 0.008). Our results confirm a previous suggestion that selected dietary patterns may be protective primarily in the presence of procarcinogenic compounds such as those found in tobacco smoke...
  12. doi request reprint Dietary patterns and breast density in the Minnesota Breast Cancer Family Study
    Marilyn Tseng
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19111, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:481-9. 2008
    ..Whether dietary patterns, rather than single foods or nutrients, are associated with breast density is not known. We investigated this in the Minnesota Breast Cancer Family Study...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dairy, calcium, and vitamin D intakes and prostate cancer risk in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Epidemiologic Follow-up Study cohort
    Marilyn Tseng
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:1147-54. 2005
    ..Dairy intake may increase prostate cancer risk, but whether this is due to calcium's suppression of circulating vitamin D remains unclear. Findings on calcium and vitamin D intake and prostate cancer are inconsistent...
  14. doi request reprint Food frequency questionnaires and overnight urines are valid indicators of daidzein and genistein intake in U.S. women relative to multiple 24-h urine samples
    Marilyn Tseng
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130, USA
    Nutr Cancer 60:619-26. 2008
    ..We conclude that targeted soy food questionnaires, comprehensive FFQs, and multiple overnight urines are all reasonable options for assessing isoflavone intake in epidemiologic studies...
  15. pmc Equol-producing status, isoflavone intake, and breast density in a sample of U.S. Chinese women
    Marilyn Tseng
    Authors Affiliations Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, Minnesota and Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1975-83. 2013
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  16. doi request reprint Parental diet and risk of retinoblastoma resulting from new germline RB1 mutation
    Greta R Bunin
    Division of Oncology and Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Environ Mol Mutagen 53:451-61. 2012
    ..As few human data exist on the role of diet in any condition resulting from new germ-cell mutation, additional studies will be needed to replicate or refute our findings...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comparison of intakes of US Chinese women based on food frequency and 24-hour recall data
    Marilyn Tseng
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:1145-8. 2005
    ..These findings provide some assurance of the FFQ's adequacy for describing US Chinese women's intake of commonly consumed foods and selected nutrients. They also provide a basis for further improvements to, and evaluations of, the FFQ...
  18. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and prostate cancer risk in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey Epidemiological Follow-up Study cohort
    Marilyn Tseng
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:71-7. 2004
    ..Further evaluation and better characterization of the pattern would offer more information on potentially beneficial features of the diet or its associated lifestyle...
  19. ncbi request reprint Acculturative stress and inflammation among chinese immigrant women
    Carolyn Y Fang
    From the Cancer Prevention and Control Program C Y F, E A R and Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics E A R, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine H B P, A K G, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas University of Kansas Cancer Center A K G, Kansas City, Kansas and Kinesiology Department M T, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California
    Psychosom Med 76:320-6. 2014
    ..Thus, the purpose of the present study is to examine associations between acculturative stress and inflammatory markers in a Chinese immigrant population...

Research Grants5

  1. Diet and Breast Density over Time in US Chinese Women
    Marilyn Tseng; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  2. Diet and Breast Density over Time in US Chinese Women
    Marilyn Tseng; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  3. Diet and Breast Density over Time in US Chinese Women
    Marilyn Tseng; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. Diet and Breast Density over Time in US Chinese Women
    Marilyn Tseng; Fiscal Year: 2009
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