Sophia S Wang

Summary

Affiliation: City of Hope National Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Human leukocyte antigen class I and II alleles and overall survival in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and follicular lymphoma
    Yani Lu
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 11:2062-70. 2011
  2. pmc Anthropometric, behavioral, and female reproductive factors and risk of multiple myeloma: a pooled analysis
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope and the Beckman Research Institute, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1279-89. 2013
  3. pmc Variation in effects of non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk factors according to the human leukocyte antigen (HLA)-DRB1*01:01 allele and ancestral haplotype 8.1
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute and City of Hope, Duarte, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e26949. 2011
  4. pmc HPV16 variant lineage, clinical stage, and survival in women with invasive cervical cancer
    Rosemary E Zuna
    Department of Pathology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 940 SL Young Blvd, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 73104 5042, USA
    Infect Agent Cancer 6:19. 2011
  5. pmc Joint associations between genetic variants and reproductive factors in glioma risk among women
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute and the City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:901-8. 2011
  6. pmc Variations in chromosomes 9 and 6p21.3 with risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute and City of Hope, 500 Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 9101, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:42-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Cervical cancer incidence among 6 asian ethnic groups in the United States, 1996 through 2004
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Cancer 116:949-56. 2010
  8. pmc Human leukocyte antigen class I and II alleles in non-Hodgkin lymphoma etiology
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Blood 115:4820-3. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Unraveling the interactions between environmental factors and genetic polymorphisms in non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 10:403-13. 2010
  10. pmc Common genetic variants and risk for HPV persistence and progression to cervical cancer
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Etiology, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, California, USA
    PLoS ONE 5:e8667. 2010

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Human leukocyte antigen class I and II alleles and overall survival in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and follicular lymphoma
    Yani Lu
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 11:2062-70. 2011
    ..36, 95% CI = 0.20-0.63) with better OS among FL patients. These results support a role for HLA in the prognosis of DLBCL and FL and represent a promising class of prognostic factors that warrants further evaluation...
  2. pmc Anthropometric, behavioral, and female reproductive factors and risk of multiple myeloma: a pooled analysis
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope and the Beckman Research Institute, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1279-89. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Variation in effects of non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk factors according to the human leukocyte antigen (HLA)-DRB1*01:01 allele and ancestral haplotype 8.1
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute and City of Hope, Duarte, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e26949. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc HPV16 variant lineage, clinical stage, and survival in women with invasive cervical cancer
    Rosemary E Zuna
    Department of Pathology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 940 SL Young Blvd, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 73104 5042, USA
    Infect Agent Cancer 6:19. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  5. pmc Joint associations between genetic variants and reproductive factors in glioma risk among women
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute and the City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:901-8. 2011
    ..These results require replication, but if confirmed, they would suggest that the gene variants that have previously been implicated in the development of glioma are unlikely to act through the same hormonal mechanisms in women...
  6. pmc Variations in chromosomes 9 and 6p21.3 with risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute and City of Hope, 500 Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 9101, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:42-9. 2011
    ..To complement ongoing agnostic approaches for identifying susceptibility genes, we evaluated 488 candidate gene regions and their relation to risk for NHL and NHL subtypes...
  7. doi request reprint Cervical cancer incidence among 6 asian ethnic groups in the United States, 1996 through 2004
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Cancer 116:949-56. 2010
    ..Cervical cancer incidence was evaluated by histologic type, age at diagnosis, and disease stage for 6 Asian ethnic groups residing in the United States...
  8. pmc Human leukocyte antigen class I and II alleles in non-Hodgkin lymphoma etiology
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Blood 115:4820-3. 2010
    ..01 for elevated risk with increasing number of homozygous alleles). Our results support a role for HLA in the etiology of NHL and its subtypes...
  9. doi request reprint Unraveling the interactions between environmental factors and genetic polymorphisms in non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 10:403-13. 2010
    ..This will require large consortial efforts to attain adequate sample size and power to detect meaningful biological and statistical interactions...
  10. pmc Common genetic variants and risk for HPV persistence and progression to cervical cancer
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Etiology, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, California, USA
    PLoS ONE 5:e8667. 2010
    ..Our results require replication but suggest that different genes may be responsible for modulating risk in the two critical transition steps important for cervical carcinogenesis: HPV persistence and disease progression...
  11. pmc Oral contraceptives, menopausal hormone therapy use and risk of B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma in the California Teachers Study
    Yani Lu
    Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Int J Cancer 129:974-82. 2011
    ..15, 95% CI=1.62-6.13). Bilateral oophorectomy plus hysterectomy was not associated with risk among women who used ET or EPT. These results indicate that exogenous hormone use does not strongly influence B-cell NHL risk...
  12. pmc Parents' ages at birth and risk of adult-onset hematologic malignancies among female teachers in California
    Yani Lu
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:1262-9. 2010
    ..Advanced paternal age may play a role in non-Hodgkin lymphoma etiology. Potential etiologic mechanisms include de novo gene mutations, aberrant paternal gene imprinting, or telomere/telomerase biology...
  13. pmc Cigarette smoking, passive smoking, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk: evidence from the California Teachers Study
    Yani Lu
    Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:563-73. 2011
    ..89 (95% CI: 1.23, 6.80); P for trend = 0.01). The present study provides evidence that smoking and passive smoking may influence NHL etiology, particularly for follicular lymphoma...
  14. pmc Adulthood residential ultraviolet radiation, sun sensitivity, dietary vitamin D, and risk of lymphoid malignancies in the California Teachers Study
    Ellen T Chang
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA, USA
    Blood 118:1591-9. 2011
    ..Dietary vitamin D also was not associated with risk of lymphoid malignancies. These results support a protective effect of routine residential UVR exposure against lymphomagenesis through mechanisms possibly independent of vitamin D...
  15. pmc Genome-wide association study of follicular lymphoma identifies a risk locus at 6p21.32
    Lucia Conde
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA
    Nat Genet 42:661-4. 2010
    ..We also found confirmatory evidence of a previously reported association between chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma and rs735665 (combined P = 4.24 x 10(-9))...
  16. doi request reprint Personal history of diabetes, genetic susceptibility to diabetes, and risk of brain glioma: a pooled analysis of observational studies
    Cari M Kitahara
    Authors Affiliations Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda Core Genotyping Facility, National Cancer Institute, SAIC Frederick, Inc, Gaithersburg, Maryland Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope and the Beckman Research Institute, Duarte, California Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio Division of Preventive Medicine Division of Aging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology, Research and Information Center, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umeå and Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:47-54. 2014
    ..Brain glioma is a relatively rare and fatal malignancy in adulthood with few known risk factors. Some observational studies have reported inverse associations between diabetes and subsequent glioma risk, but possible mechanisms are unclear...