Janet Daling

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Affiliation: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and breast cancer risk in a large population-based case-control study of Caucasian and African-American women
    Britton Trabert
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Fairview Ave N, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 9:R84. 2007
  2. pmc Frequency of CHEK2 mutations in a population based, case-control study of breast cancer in young women
    Danielle M Friedrichsen
    Division of Clinical Research, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 6:R629-35. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Penile cancer: importance of circumcision, human papillomavirus and smoking in in situ and invasive disease
    Janet R Daling
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Int J Cancer 116:606-16. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of regimens of hormone replacement therapy to prognostic factors among women diagnosed with breast cancer aged 50-64 years
    Janet R Daling
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Division of Public Health Sciences, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:1175-81. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus, smoking, and sexual practices in the etiology of anal cancer
    Janet R Daling
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Cancer 101:270-80. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Relation of regimens of combined hormone replacement therapy to lobular, ductal, and other histologic types of breast carcinoma
    Janet R Daling
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Cancer 95:2455-64. 2002
  7. pmc Association of marijuana use and the incidence of testicular germ cell tumors
    Janet R Daling
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Cancer 115:1215-23. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Relation of body mass index to tumor markers and survival among young women with invasive ductal breast carcinoma
    J R Daling
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Cancer 92:720-9. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint A population-based study of squamous cell vaginal cancer: HPV and cofactors
    Janet R Daling
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 84:263-70. 2002
  10. pmc Genetic variation in the progesterone receptor and metabolism pathways and hormone therapy in relation to breast cancer risk
    Kerryn W Reding
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1241-9. 2009

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  1. pmc Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and breast cancer risk in a large population-based case-control study of Caucasian and African-American women
    Britton Trabert
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Fairview Ave N, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 9:R84. 2007
    ..The involvement of vitamin D receptor (VDR), which is a key mediator in the vitamin D pathway, in breast cancer etiology has long been of interest...
  2. pmc Frequency of CHEK2 mutations in a population based, case-control study of breast cancer in young women
    Danielle M Friedrichsen
    Division of Clinical Research, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 6:R629-35. 2004
    ..However, the 1100delC mutation has only been investigated in a few population-based studies and none from North America...
  3. ncbi request reprint Penile cancer: importance of circumcision, human papillomavirus and smoking in in situ and invasive disease
    Janet R Daling
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Int J Cancer 116:606-16. 2005
    ..Circumcision in early childhood may help prevent penile cancer by eliminating phimosis, a significant risk factor for the disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of regimens of hormone replacement therapy to prognostic factors among women diagnosed with breast cancer aged 50-64 years
    Janet R Daling
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Division of Public Health Sciences, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:1175-81. 2003
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  5. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus, smoking, and sexual practices in the etiology of anal cancer
    Janet R Daling
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Cancer 101:270-80. 2004
    ..The incidence of anal cancer has increased among both men (160%) and women (78%) from 1973 to 2000 in the U.S. The authors conducted a population-based case-control study of anal cancer to examine factors that may account for this increase...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relation of regimens of combined hormone replacement therapy to lobular, ductal, and other histologic types of breast carcinoma
    Janet R Daling
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Cancer 95:2455-64. 2002
    ..However, the use of combined (estrogen and progestin) hormone replacement therapy (CHRT) also has increased during the last decade and may account in part for the increase in invasive lobular breast carcinoma...
  7. pmc Association of marijuana use and the incidence of testicular germ cell tumors
    Janet R Daling
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Cancer 115:1215-23. 2009
    ..In this study, the authors tested the hypothesis that marijuana use is a risk factor for TGCT...
  8. ncbi request reprint Relation of body mass index to tumor markers and survival among young women with invasive ductal breast carcinoma
    J R Daling
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Cancer 92:720-9. 2001
    ..Few studies have focused on premenopausal women or the correlation of body mass index (BMI) to tumor characteristics related to prognosis...
  9. ncbi request reprint A population-based study of squamous cell vaginal cancer: HPV and cofactors
    Janet R Daling
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 84:263-70. 2002
    ..We conducted a study to evaluate risk factors for in situ and invasive vaginal cancer and their potential relationship to prior exposure to human papillomaviruses (HPV)...
  10. pmc Genetic variation in the progesterone receptor and metabolism pathways and hormone therapy in relation to breast cancer risk
    Kerryn W Reding
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1241-9. 2009
    ..1, 2.2) but not in never users (P(heterogeneity) = 0.02). Interpretation of these subgroup associations must await the results of similar studies conducted in other populations...
  11. pmc Genetic polymorphisms in the catechol estrogen metabolism pathway and breast cancer risk
    Kerryn W Reding
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1461-7. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint Androgen receptor (CAG)n and (GGC)n polymorphisms and breast cancer risk in a population-based case-control study of young women
    Nicola M Suter
    Division of Clinical Research, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:127-35. 2003
    ..In addition, these data suggest that AR repeat length may be partly responsible for the increased risk for early-onset breast cancer in women who use OCs, although these findings need replication in other populations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal estrogen and progestogen therapy and the risk of uterine leiomyomas
    Susan D Reed
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Menopause 11:214-22. 2004
    ..We examined the risk of a first diagnosis of leiomyomas in peri- and postmenopausal women associated with prior use of estrogen and progestogen therapy (EPT)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Risk of functional ovarian cyst: effects of smoking and marijuana use according to body mass index
    Victoria L Holt
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North M4 B874, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:520-5. 2005
    ..05 (95% CI: 0.89, 4.75); BMI 20-25, OR = 1.78 (95% CI: 1.00, 3.17); and BMI >25, OR = 0.72 (95% CI: 0.36, 1.42). Study results indicate that increased BMI may attenuate the adverse effect of smoking on the risk of functional ovarian cyst...
  15. pmc Migraine in postmenopausal women and the risk of invasive breast cancer
    Robert W Mathes
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M4 C308, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:3116-22. 2008
    ..Given the strong relationship between endogenous estrogen levels and breast cancer risk, migraine sufferers may experience a reduced risk of breast cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint The relation of reproductive factors to mortality from breast cancer
    Janet R Daling
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Divisions of Public Health Sciences, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:235-41. 2002
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in cervical cancer incidence rates in the United States, 1992-2003
    Jean A McDougall
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Division of Public Health Sciences, Cancer Epidemiology Research Cooperative Studies M4 C308, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:1175-86. 2007
    ..Differences in cervical cancer incidence rates by race/ethnicity persist in the United States. We examined these differences by histologic type and by various patient and socioeconomic characteristics...
  18. pmc Cervical and vulvar cancer risk in relation to the joint effects of cigarette smoking and genetic variation in interleukin 2
    Shehnaz K Hussain
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1790-9. 2008
    ..87; 95% CI, 1.00-3.48), and for carriership of the TTCC/TTCC diplotype (IOR, 2.08; 95% CI, 1.01-4.30). These results suggest that cervical and vulvar SCC risk among cigarette smokers is modified by genetic variation in IL2...
  19. pmc Effect of prediagnostic alcohol consumption on survival after breast cancer in young women
    Kerryn W Reding
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, M4 C308, Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1988-96. 2008
    ..Alcohol consumption has been comprehensively investigated as an etiologic risk factor for breast cancer but has received little attention in terms of its effect on prognosis after breast cancer, particularly for young women...
  20. ncbi request reprint A validation study of patient interview data and pharmacy records for antihypertensive, statin, and antidepressant medication use among older women
    Denise M Boudreau
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:308-17. 2004
    ..Trivial changes in estimates were observed when health maintenance organization records alone were used as the gold standard. Self-reported use of antihypertensives and statins appears to be relatively accurate among older women...
  21. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy and risk of breast cancer by histologic type (United States)
    Laura M Newcomer
    Program in Epidemiology, Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:225-33. 2003
    ..Postmenopausal hormone use and risk of breast cancer by histopathology was examined in a large multi-centered population-based case-control study...
  22. pmc Risk factors for triple-negative breast cancer in women under the age of 45 years
    Jessica M Dolle
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, M4 C308 Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1157-66. 2009
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Detection method and breast carcinoma histology
    Laura M Newcomer
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Cancer 95:470-7. 2002
    ..The association between method of detection and breast carcinoma histopathology has not been assessed adequately in a population-based setting...
  24. pmc Relationship between potentially modifiable lifestyle factors and risk of second primary contralateral breast cancer among women diagnosed with estrogen receptor-positive invasive breast cancer
    Christopher I Li
    Divisions of Public Health Sciences and Human Biology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:5312-8. 2009
    ..We evaluated the relationships between obesity, alcohol consumption, and smoking on risk of second primary invasive contralateral breast cancer among breast cancer survivors...
  25. pmc Adjuvant hormonal therapy for breast cancer and risk of hormone receptor-specific subtypes of contralateral breast cancer
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Res 69:6865-70. 2009
    ..This is of clinical concern given the poorer prognosis of ER- compared with ER+ tumors...
  26. ncbi request reprint Relationship between established breast cancer risk factors and risk of seven different histologic types of invasive breast cancer
    Christopher I Li
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M4 C308, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:946-54. 2006
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  27. ncbi request reprint Risk of invasive breast carcinoma among women diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ and lobular carcinoma in situ, 1988-2001
    Christopher I Li
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Division of Public Health Sciences, Epidemiology Program, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Cancer 106:2104-12. 2006
    ..Incidence rates of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) and lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) have been rising, but little is known about which patients will develop invasive breast cancer or what types of tumors these patients may develop...
  28. doi request reprint Relationship between menopausal hormone therapy and risk of ductal, lobular, and ductal-lobular breast carcinomas
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:43-50. 2008
    ..Further studies focusing on the etiology of lobular carcinomas are needed...
  29. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant use and breast cancer risk
    Chloe Chien
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 95:131-40. 2006
    ..However, human studies evaluating use of antidepressants in relation to breast cancer risk have yielded inconsistent results...
  30. ncbi request reprint The relationship between various measures of cigarette smoking and risk of breast cancer among older women 65-79 years of age (United States)
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Epidemiology Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:975-85. 2005
    ..A further understanding of the timing of smoking, and its interaction with other factors, may enhance our knowledge of whether and by what mechanisms smoking alters breast cancer risk...
  31. ncbi request reprint Age-specific incidence rates of in situ breast carcinomas by histologic type, 1980 to 2001
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M4 C308, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1008-11. 2005
    ..These trends present important public health and clinical challenges...
  32. pmc Reproductive factors, age at maximum height, and risk of three histologic types of breast cancer
    Elisabeth F Beaber
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M4 C308, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:3427-34. 2008
    ..5-0.9) but not lobular or ductal-lobular carcinoma. Further exploration of breast cancer risk by histology is merited to understand differences in the etiology of ductal, lobular, and ductal-lobular carcinoma...
  33. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in a population-based study of breast cancer in white and black American women ages 35 to 64 years
    Kathleen E Malone
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Cancer Res 66:8297-308. 2006
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Changes in breast cancer incidence rates in the United States by histologic subtype and race/ethnicity, 1995 to 2004
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Science, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M4 C308, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2773-80. 2007
    ..The declines observed thus far are likely attributable to saturation of screening, although further declines related to the widespread cessation of hormone use may follow...
  35. doi request reprint Relationship between histamine2-receptor antagonist medications and risk of invasive breast cancer
    Robert W Mathes
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:67-72. 2008
    ..The few previous studies evaluating this association have been null but have been limited by small sample sizes, and none have evaluated risk by either histologic type or estrogen receptor/progesterone receptor status...
  36. pmc Comprehensive analysis of HLA-A, HLA-B, HLA-C, HLA-DRB1, and HLA-DQB1 loci and squamous cell cervical cancer risk
    Margaret M Madeleine
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Cancer Res 68:3532-9. 2008
    ..Thus, certain co-occurring alleles may be markers of disease risk that have clinical value as biomarkers for targeted screening or development of new therapies...
  37. pmc Timing of menarche and first full-term birth in relation to breast cancer risk
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:230-9. 2008
    ..The authors conclude that the interval between age at menarche and age at first birth is associated with the risk of hormonally sensitive types of breast cancer, particularly among White women...
  38. pmc Relationship between diabetes and risk of second primary contralateral breast cancer
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, 98109 1024, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 125:545-51. 2011
    ..This is the first study to report this relationship, but if confirmed efforts to insure that diabetic breast cancer survivors are carefully screened for second breast cancers may be warranted...
  39. pmc Body size and risk of luminal, HER2-overexpressing, and triple-negative breast cancer in postmenopausal women
    Amanda I Phipps
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M4 C308, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2078-86. 2008
    ..Given the expanding obesity epidemic, the widespread cessation of hormone therapy use, and the poor prognosis of triple-negative tumors, this novel finding merits confirmation...
  40. pmc Statin use and breast cancer risk in a large population-based setting
    Denise M Boudreau
    Group Health, Center for Health Studies, Suite 1600, 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:416-21. 2007
    ..Mechanistic studies suggest that 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl CoA inhibitors (statins) reduce the risk of breast cancer. Observational studies offer mixed results...
  41. ncbi request reprint Risk of cervical cancer associated with Chlamydia trachomatis antibodies by histology, HPV type and HPV cofactors
    Margaret M Madeleine
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Int J Cancer 120:650-5. 2007
    ..0-5.1), but not for the 4 types (C, F, H, and K) that were present at very low prevalence in this population. There was an increased risk of SCC, but not AC, associated with antibodies to C. trachomatis that was not serotype specific...
  42. pmc Reproductive and hormonal risk factors for postmenopausal luminal, HER-2-overexpressing, and triple-negative breast cancer
    Amanda I Phipps
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer 113:1521-6. 2008
    ..Reproductive factors may plausibly be differentially correlated with the risk of different breast cancer subtypes because these factors are presumed to impact exposure to endogenous sex hormones...
  43. pmc Relationship between migraine history and breast cancer risk among premenopausal and postmenopausal women
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2030-4. 2009
    ..It extends the prior report in observing that this relationship holds for both premenopausal and postmenopausal women and is independent of exposure to common migraine triggers...
  44. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of telephone survey respondents according to willingness to participate
    Lynda F Voigt
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:66-73. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that additional effort expended in recruiting reluctant respondents may often result in more accurate estimates of population characteristics that are of interest in epidemiologic research...
  45. ncbi request reprint Reproductive and anthropometric factors in relation to the risk of lobular and ductal breast carcinoma among women 65-79 years of age
    Christopher I Li
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Division of Public Health Sciences, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Int J Cancer 107:647-51. 2003
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Trends in incidence rates of invasive lobular and ductal breast carcinoma
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, MP 381, PO Box 19024, Seattle, Wash 98109 1024, USA
    JAMA 289:1421-4. 2003
    ..Lobular carcinoma is less common than ductal carcinoma but can be more difficult to diagnose because of its subtle elusive infiltrative pattern...
  47. ncbi request reprint Relation between use of antihypertensive medications and risk of breast carcinoma among women ages 65-79 years
    Christopher I Li
    Public Health Sciences Division, Epidemiology Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer 98:1504-13. 2003
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Childbearing and survival after breast carcinoma in young women
    Beth A Mueller
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Cancer 98:1131-40. 2003
    ..The authors measured relative mortality among young patients with breast carcinoma with and without births occurring after diagnosis...
  49. ncbi request reprint Relationship between long durations and different regimens of hormone therapy and risk of breast cancer
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    JAMA 289:3254-63. 2003
    ..Women using combined estrogen and progestin hormone replacement therapy (CHRT) have an increased risk of breast cancer; however, data on use for long durations and on risk associated with patterns of use are lacking...
  50. ncbi request reprint Changing incidence of lobular carcinoma in situ of the breast
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 75:259-68. 2002
    ..48/100,000 person-years). LCIS incidence rates have steadily increased from 1978 to 1998 only among postmenopausal women. Further research is required to assess what factors are contributing to these trends...
  51. ncbi request reprint Human leukocyte antigen class II and cervical cancer risk: a population-based study
    Margaret M Madeleine
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle 98109 1024, USA
    J Infect Dis 186:1565-74. 2002
    ..7; 95% CI, 0.5-1.0) and DRB1*13-DQB1*06 (OR, 0.6; 95% CI, 0.4-0.9) haplotypes. These results add to the evidence that certain HLA class II alleles or allele combinations, or genes linked to them, make some women more susceptible to SCC...
  52. ncbi request reprint Birthweight and risk of overall and cause-specific childhood mortality
    Christopher I Li
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 17:164-70. 2003
    ..Our results suggest that birthweight exerts important influences on children's risk of age-specific and cause-specific mortalities, particularly those with a strong biological component...
  53. ncbi request reprint Differences in breast cancer stage, treatment, and survival by race and ethnicity
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, MP 381, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:49-56. 2003
    ..However, Asians and Pacific Islanders and Hispanic whites are heterogeneous populations, and few studies have evaluated breast cancer stage, treatments, and mortality rates for subgroups of these populations...
  54. ncbi request reprint Incidence of invasive breast cancer by hormone receptor status from 1992 to 1998
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:28-34. 2003
    ..This is because hormone receptor status may reflect different etiologic pathways and is useful in predicting response to adjuvant therapy and prognosis...
  55. ncbi request reprint Differences in breast cancer hormone receptor status and histology by race and ethnicity among women 50 years of age and older
    Christopher I Li
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Division of Public Health Sciences, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:601-7. 2002
    ..Understanding the factors underlying these differences may provide further insight into breast cancer etiology in different populations...
  56. ncbi request reprint Risk of mortality by histologic type of breast cancer among women aged 50 to 79 years
    Christopher I Li
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Division of Public Health Sciences, Seattle, Wash 98109, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2149-53. 2003
    ..Differences in survival rates by histologic types of tumor have been reported, but few of the published studies were population based or had adequate power to address this issue...
  57. ncbi request reprint Interactions between body mass index and hormone therapy and postmenopausal breast cancer risk (United States)
    Christopher I Li
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Division of Public Health Sciences, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M4 C308, 19024, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:695-703. 2006
    ..To assess interactions between use of estrogen plus progestin hormone therapy (EPHT) and body mass index (BMI) in relation to risks of different types of breast cancer, based on histology and hormone receptor status...
  58. ncbi request reprint Body weight and risk of oral contraceptive failure
    Victoria L Holt
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 99:820-7. 2002
    ..To examine the hypothesis that higher body weight increases the risk of oral contraceptive (OC) failure...
  59. ncbi request reprint Anal cancer incidence and survival: the surveillance, epidemiology, and end results experience, 1973-2000
    Lisa G Johnson
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Cancer 101:281-8. 2004
    ..Anal cancer is a rare malignancy of the anogenital tract that historically has affected women at a greater rate than men...
  60. ncbi request reprint Risk of subsequent breast cancer in relation to characteristics of screening mammograms from women less than 50 years of age
    David B Thomas
    Program in Epidemiology, The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:565-71. 2002
    ..Women <50 years of age with class 1 or 2 calcifications or mammographically dense breasts, or both, should receive high priority for further evaluation and regular breast cancer screening...
  61. ncbi request reprint The relationship between alcohol use and risk of breast cancer by histology and hormone receptor status among women 65-79 years of age
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:1061-6. 2003
    ..These results are consistent with there being an underlying hormonal basis for the known association between alcohol use and breast cancer incidence...
  62. ncbi request reprint Allergy and risk of breast cancer among young women (United States)
    Monique M Hedderson
    Fred Hutchinson Center Research Program, Division of Public Health Sciences, Seattle, WA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:619-26. 2003
    ..To investigate the relationship between allergy and risk of breast cancer in women 45 years of age and younger...
  63. ncbi request reprint The association between 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl conenzyme A inhibitor use and breast carcinoma risk among postmenopausal women: a case-control study
    Denise M Boudreau
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Cancer 100:2308-16. 2004
    ..However, statins have been found to be carcinogenic in rodents and one clinical trial found an excess of breast carcinoma cases in the treatment group...
  64. ncbi request reprint The NICHD Women's Contraceptive and Reproductive Experiences Study: methods and operational results
    Polly A Marchbanks
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 12:213-21. 2002
    ..This paper presents methods and operational results of a population-based case-control study examining the effects of oral contraceptive use on breast cancer risk among white and black women aged 35-64 years in five U.S. locations...
  65. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy regimens and breast cancer risk(1)
    Linda K Weiss
    Population Studies and Prevention Program, Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:1148-58. 2002
    ..Progestin administered in an uninterrupted regimen may be a contributing factor. Risk dissipates once use is discontinued...
  66. ncbi request reprint Oral contraceptives and the risk of breast cancer
    Polly A Marchbanks
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:2025-32. 2002
    ..We conducted a population-based, case-control study to determine the risk of breast cancer among former and current users of oral contraceptives...
  67. ncbi request reprint African-American ethnicity in epidemiological studies of calcium antagonists in relation to cancer
    Kangmin Zhu
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, College of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey 17033 0855, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:144-8. 2002
  68. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in the familial aggregation of breast cancer and other female cancers
    Michael S Simon
    Division of Haematology and Oncology, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R, 4221 Hudson, Weber Cancer Research Building, Detroit, M1 48201, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 89:227-35. 2005
    ..17 (1.22-3.85). In conclusion, these racially distinct aggregation patterns may reflect different modes of inheritance and/or environmental factors that impact cancer risk...
  69. ncbi request reprint Do thyroid disorders increase the risk of breast cancer?
    Michael S Simon
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1574-8. 2002
    ..There was no statistical interaction between thyroid disorders, thyroid treatments, and race, menopausal status, or parity. We found no association between thyroid disorders or their associated treatments and the risk of breast cancer...
  70. ncbi request reprint Risk of breast cancer classified by joint estrogen receptor and progesterone receptor status among women 20-44 years of age
    Julie A Britton
    Division of Environmental Health Science, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:507-16. 2002
    ..These findings only modestly support the hypothesis that hormonally related risk factors have differing relations with ER+PR+ versus ER-PR- tumors among younger women...
  71. ncbi request reprint Alcohol exposure and breast cancer: results of the women's contraceptive and reproductive experiences study
    Jill A McDonald
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, 4770 Buford Highway Northeast, MS K22, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:2106-16. 2004
    ..To explore associated biological outcomes and clarify the role of timing of exposure in the alcohol-breast cancer relationship...
  72. ncbi request reprint Reproductive factors and risk of breast carcinoma in a study of white and African-American women
    Giske Ursin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Cancer 101:353-62. 2004
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint Lifetime recreational exercise activity and breast cancer risk among black women and white women
    Leslie Bernstein
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:1671-9. 2005
    ....
  74. ncbi request reprint Combined effect of oral contraceptive use and hormone replacement therapy on breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women
    Sandra A Norman
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:933-43. 2003
    ..We examined breast cancer risk related to lifetime exposure to oral contraceptives (OCs) and hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in postmenopausal women...
  75. ncbi request reprint Perinatal factors and mortality from breast cancer
    Maureen Sanderson
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Texas Houston School of Public Health at Brownsville, 80 Fort Brown, Brownsville, TX 78520, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1984-7. 2006
    ..1) and twin membership (HR, 2.5; 95% CI, 1.0-6.2). The protective effect of being born second or higher in the birth order against breast cancer mortality regardless of maternal age is striking and needs to be confirmed in future studies...
  76. ncbi request reprint Risk of breast cancer associated with short-term use of oral contraceptives
    Suzanne G Folger
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:189-98. 2007
    ..To estimate breast cancer risk associated with short-term (<6 months) oral contraceptive use, and explore variation in estimates by use characteristics and medical, menstrual, and reproductive history...
  77. ncbi request reprint Ovarian cysts and breast cancer: results from the Women's Contraceptive and Reproductive Experiences Study
    Julia A Knight
    Prosserman Centre for Health Research, Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, 60 Murray Street, Box 18, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5T 3L9
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 109:157-64. 2008
    ..Additional studies are required to determine the specific cyst type(s) responsible for the observed relationship...
  78. ncbi request reprint Breast cancers among very young premenopausal women (United States)
    Michelle D Althuis
    National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:151-60. 2003
    ..To assess risk factors for breast cancer among very young compared to older premenopausal women...
  79. ncbi request reprint Infertility drugs and the risk of breast cancer: findings from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Women's Contraceptive and Reproductive Experiences Study
    Ronald T Burkman
    National Cancer Institute Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Registry, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Fertil Steril 79:844-51. 2003
    ..To determine the association between infertility drug use and invasive breast cancer in a population-based case-control study...
  80. ncbi request reprint The association between oral contraceptive use and lobular and ductal breast cancer in young women
    Sarah J Nyante
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:936-41. 2008
    ..These results are similar to previous studies that report little difference in the effect of oral contraceptive use on breast cancer by histology...

Research Grants13

  1. Tamoxifen & Second Breast Cancer: Epidemiology/Pathology
    Janet Daling; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..which women have increased or decreased risks of developing CBC if they use tamoxifen? (4) Among the CBC cases, how does tamoxifen alter the expression of these tumor markers in first compared to contralateral cancers? ..
  2. CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKERS IN BREAST CANCER ETIOLOGY
    Janet Daling; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..cimetidine, anti-depressants, lipid lowering drugs) frequently used by women in this age group. ..
  3. HRT USE AND RISK OF LOBULAR AND DUCTAL BREAST CANCER
    Janet Daling; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..of CHRT associated with alteration in the histologic characteristics, tumor cell proliferation, or expression of steroid hormone receptors, oncogenes, and cell cycle and cell death regulator proteins of lobular and ductal breast cancers? ..