Affiliation: Columbia University
- Gestational diabetes as a risk factor for pancreatic cancer: a prospective cohort studyM C Perrin
Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, New York University, 550 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10017, USA
BMC Med 5:25. 2007..There were 54 cases of pancreatic cancer ascertained from the Israel Cancer Registry during follow-up...
- Late fetal death in offspring and subsequent incidence of prostate cancer in fathers: the Jerusalem Perinatal Study cohortS Harlap
Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Prostate 67:989-98. 2007..We sought to determine whether risk of prostate cancer was altered in men who had fathered stillborn offspring...
- The Jerusalem Perinatal Study cohort, 1964-2005: methods and a review of the main resultsSusan Harlap
Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, New York 10032, USA
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:256-73. 2007..Characteristics of this unique population are shown. Findings from the study are reviewed and a list of references is provided. The cohorts provide a unique source of data for a wide variety of studies...
- Prostate cancer in fathers with fewer male offspring: the Jerusalem Perinatal Study cohortSusan Harlap
Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
J Natl Cancer Inst 99:77-81. 2007..0001) but did not change with the number of daughters. These findings suggest that a Y chromosome locus may be involved in prostate cancer risk in this population...
- Incidence of schizophrenia among second-generation immigrants in the jerusalem perinatal cohortCheryl Corcoran
New York State Psychiatric Institute, Unit 2, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
Schizophr Bull 35:596-602. 2009..Few contemporary studies have evaluated the risk of schizophrenia among second-generation immigrants in other parts of the world...
- Effect of socioeconomic status and parents' education at birth on risk of schizophrenia in offspringCheryl Corcoran
Dept of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 2, New York, NY 10032, USA
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:265-71. 2009..Instead, a modest increase in risk for schizophrenia was observed only for those born at the bottom of the social ladder...
- Prenatal stress and affective disorders in a population birth cohortKarine Kleinhaus
Departments of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Bipolar Disord 15:92-9. 2013..We examined the relationship of the timing of an acute psychosocial threat during pregnancy to the incidence of affective disorders in offspring using data from a large birth cohort...
- Olfaction and cognition in schizophrenia: sex mattersDolores Malaspina
Institute for Social and Psychiatric Initiatives, New York University School of Medicine, 500 1st Ave, NBV 22N14, New York, NY 10016, USA
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 24:165-75. 2012..These findings indicate significant sex differences in olfactory processing in schizophrenia. Combining the sexes in research analyses may obscure important differences...
- Catatonic schizophrenia: a cohort prospective studyKarine Kleinhaus
Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
Schizophr Bull 38:331-7. 2012..This study is the first to describe catatonia using prospectively collected data and to examine how catatonic schizophrenia differs from, or resembles, other types of schizophrenia...
- Tetrachloroethylene exposure and risk of schizophrenia: offspring of dry cleaners in a population birth cohort, preliminary findingsMary C Perrin
Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, 10032, USA
Schizophr Res 90:251-4. 2007..We observed an increased incidence of schizophrenia in offspring of parents who were dry cleaners (RR=3.4, 95% CI, 1.3-9.2, p=0.01). Tetrachloroethylene exposure warrants further investigation as a risk factor for schizophrenia...
- Advancing paternal age and autismAbraham Reichenberg
Department of Psychiatry and Seaver Center for Autism Research, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:1026-32. 2006..Maternal and paternal ages are associated with neurodevelopmental disorders...
- Maternal household crowding during pregnancy and the offspring's risk of schizophreniaDavid Kimhy
Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Schizophr Res 86:23-9. 2006..We tested the hypothesis that a similar link is present in humans...
- Older paternal age strongly increases the morbidity for schizophrenia in sisters of affected femalesMary Perrin
Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 153:1329-35. 2010..The authors speculate that the hypothesized paternally expressed genes on the X chromosome might play some role in these observations...
- Paternal age and preeclampsiaSusan Harlap
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Kaplan Cancer Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
Epidemiology 13:660-7. 2002..Paternal aging is associated with premeiotic damage to spermatogonia, a mechanism by which new point mutations are introduced into the gene pool. We hypothesized that paternal age might contribute to preeclampsia...
- Olfactory processing, sex effects and heterogeneity in schizophreniaDolores Malaspina
New York University School of Medicine, Institute for Social and Psychiatric Initiatives, 500 1st Avenue, NBV 22N10, New York, NY 10016, USA
Schizophr Res 135:144-51. 2012....
- Paternal age and sporadic schizophrenia: evidence for de novo mutationsDolores Malaspina
Columbia University Department of Psychiatry New York State Psychiatric Institute, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
Am J Med Genet 114:299-303. 2002..7 years) than familial patients; so later childbirth was not attributable to parental psychiatric illness. These findings support the hypothesis that de novo mutations contribute to the risk for sporadic schizophrenia...
- Lung cancer risk in white and black AmericansSteven D Stellman
American Health Foundation, One Dana Road, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
Ann Epidemiol 13:294-302. 2003....
- Paternal age and intelligence: implications for age-related genomic changes in male germ cellsDolores Malaspina
New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Psychiatr Genet 15:117-25. 2005..There are also substantial genetic influences on intelligence, so de novo genetic events in male germ cells, which accompany advancing paternal age, may plausibly influence offspring intelligence...
- Cancer screening among older women in a culturally insular communitySteven M Albert
Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Prev Med 39:649-56. 2004..We investigated whether older women in one such community were less likely to be screened for breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer than other women in the same geographic area...
- Diagnostic x-rays and risk of epithelial ovarian carcinoma in JewsSusan Harlap
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
Ann Epidemiol 12:426-34. 2002..To test the hypothesis that there would be ethnic differences in susceptibility to ionizing radiation from diagnostic x-rays...
- Very high birth weight of offspring is associated with an increased risk of leukemia in their mothers: results of a population-based cohort studyOra Paltiel
School of Public Health, Hadassah Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
Leuk Res 32:1709-14. 2008..Potential mechanisms include shared exposures of high birth weight infants and their mothers, possibly to radiation or growth factors, or genetic pathways leading to both high birth weight and leukemia...
- Ethnic ancestry and increased paternal age are risk factors for breast cancer before the age of 40 yearsInbal Weiss-Salz
Department of Health Services Research, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Isreal
Eur J Cancer Prev 16:549-54. 2007..The excess risk of early breast cancer associated with ancestry from Iraq, Iran and Afghanistan suggests involvement of genetic determinants, environmental exposures and/or lifestyle factors and mandates further investigation...
- Birthweight of offspring and mortality of parents: the Jerusalem perinatal study cohortYechiel Friedlander
Unit of Epidemiology, Hebrew University School of Public Health, Jerusalem, Israel
Ann Epidemiol 17:914-22. 2007..Distinguishing between risks of outcomes in mothers from fathers potentially provides clues as to the relative roles of genetic versus nongenetic mechanisms underlying these associations...
- Prepregnancy body mass index, hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, and long-term maternal mortalityMargaret E Samuels-Kalow
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8063, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:490.e1-6. 2007..This study examines the relationship between elevated prepregnancy body mass index (BMI), HDP, and postpregnancy mortality...
- Late stillbirths and long-term mortality of mothersRonit Calderon-Margalit
Hadassah Hebrew University Braun School of Public Health, Jerusalem, Israel
Obstet Gynecol 109:1301-8. 2007..To assess whether women who experienced stillbirths have an excess risk of long-term mortality...
- The interval between cancer diagnosis among mothers and offspring in a population-based cohortOra Paltiel
Braun School of Public Health, Hadassah Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
Fam Cancer 6:121-9. 2007..We explored the possibility that ascertainment bias influences cancer detection in families, bearing upon the time interval between diagnosis of affected mothers and offspring...
- The risk of cancer following hospitalization for infection in infancy: a population-based cohort studyOra Paltiel
School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1964-8. 2006..Our aim was to examine this association in the Jerusalem Perinatal Study, a population-based cohort comprising all offspring from western Jerusalem and surroundings born from 1964 to 1976...
- Birth weight and other risk factors for acute leukemia in the Jerusalem Perinatal Study cohortOra Paltiel
Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, and Department of Hematology, Hadassah Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1057-64. 2004..To assess the effect of birth weight of children and their siblings and other perinatal/parental factors on the risk of acute leukemia...
- Cancer after pre-eclampsia: follow up of the Jerusalem perinatal study cohortOra Paltiel
Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
BMJ 328:919. 2004..To compare the incidence of cancer among women with and without a history of pre-eclampsia...
- Long-term mortality after preeclampsiaEdmund F Funai
Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8063, USA
Epidemiology 16:206-15. 2005..Many believe that preeclampsia is not associated with future morbidity or mortality. We sought to investigate the long-term risk of mortality in women with preeclampsia, focusing on those known to be subsequently normotensive...
- Epithelial ovarian carcinoma and fertility of parentsSusan Harlap
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, NY 10016, USA
Epidemiology 13:59-65. 2002..If confirmed in other data sets, these findings imply that sibship size might have confounded previous estimates of risk associated with a family history of cancer or with Jewish ethnicity...
- Cancer In the Jerusalem Perinatal StudySusan Harlap; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..