Scott Davis

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Affiliation: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Gene-nutrient interactions among determinants of folate and one-carbon metabolism on the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: NCI-SEER case-control study
    Unhee Lim
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health NIH, Department of Health and Human Services DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Blood 109:3050-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Health risks associated with environmental radiation exposures
    Scott Davis
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, USA
    J Radiol Prot 32:N21-5. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Residential magnetic fields, light-at-night, and nocturnal urinary 6-sulfatoxymelatonin concentration in women
    S Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:591-600. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Thyroid neoplasia, autoimmune thyroiditis, and hypothyroidism in persons exposed to iodine 131 from the hanford nuclear site
    Scott Davis
    Programs in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    JAMA 292:2600-13. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Soil ingestion in children and adults in the same family
    Scott Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 16:63-75. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of 60-Hz magnetic field exposure on nocturnal 6-sulfatoxymelatonin, estrogens, luteinizing hormone, and follicle-stimulating hormone in healthy reproductive-age women: results of a crossover trial
    Scott Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:622-31. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Childhood leukaemia in Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine following the Chernobyl power station accident: results from an international collaborative population-based case-control study
    S Davis
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 35:386-96. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Circadian disruption, shift work and the risk of cancer: a summary of the evidence and studies in Seattle
    Scott Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:539-45. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Medication use and the risk of breast cancer
    Scott Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:319-25. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Risk of thyroid cancer in the Bryansk Oblast of the Russian Federation after the Chernobyl Power Station accident
    Scott Davis
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Radiat Res 162:241-8. 2004

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  1. pmc Gene-nutrient interactions among determinants of folate and one-carbon metabolism on the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: NCI-SEER case-control study
    Unhee Lim
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health NIH, Department of Health and Human Services DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Blood 109:3050-9. 2007
    ..04-0.39), and MTRR Ex5+136T>CTT (OR = 0.67; 95% CI = 0.47-0.97) genotypes. Warranting replication, our finding of gene-nutrient interactions in one-carbon metabolism supports their etiologic involvement in lymphomagenesis...
  2. doi request reprint Health risks associated with environmental radiation exposures
    Scott Davis
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, USA
    J Radiol Prot 32:N21-5. 2012
    ..Any new environmental study that is initiated should focus on special circumstances; additional ecological studies are not recommended...
  3. ncbi request reprint Residential magnetic fields, light-at-night, and nocturnal urinary 6-sulfatoxymelatonin concentration in women
    S Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:591-600. 2001
    ..These results suggest that exposure to nighttime residential 60-Hz magnetic fields can depress the normal nocturnal rise in melatonin...
  4. ncbi request reprint Thyroid neoplasia, autoimmune thyroiditis, and hypothyroidism in persons exposed to iodine 131 from the hanford nuclear site
    Scott Davis
    Programs in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    JAMA 292:2600-13. 2004
    ..The risk of thyroid disease resulting from prolonged environmental 131I exposure is poorly understood...
  5. ncbi request reprint Soil ingestion in children and adults in the same family
    Scott Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 16:63-75. 2006
    ..Adult mean soil ingestion rates ranged from 23 to 625 mg/day depending on the tracer, with the highest value based on titanium as a tracer. Soil ingestion rate estimates were more variable in adults than in children...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of 60-Hz magnetic field exposure on nocturnal 6-sulfatoxymelatonin, estrogens, luteinizing hormone, and follicle-stimulating hormone in healthy reproductive-age women: results of a crossover trial
    Scott Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:622-31. 2006
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  7. ncbi request reprint Childhood leukaemia in Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine following the Chernobyl power station accident: results from an international collaborative population-based case-control study
    S Davis
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 35:386-96. 2006
    ..There is little evidence regarding the risk of leukaemia in children following exposure to radionuclides from the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant explosion on April 26, 1986...
  8. ncbi request reprint Circadian disruption, shift work and the risk of cancer: a summary of the evidence and studies in Seattle
    Scott Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:539-45. 2006
    ..It is anticipated that collectively these studies will enhance our understanding of the role of circadian disruption in the etiology of cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Medication use and the risk of breast cancer
    Scott Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:319-25. 2007
    ..To investigate whether the use of commonly-prescribed medications, primarily antihypertensives and antidepressants, is associated with an increased risk of breast cancer...
  10. ncbi request reprint Risk of thyroid cancer in the Bryansk Oblast of the Russian Federation after the Chernobyl Power Station accident
    Scott Davis
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Radiat Res 162:241-8. 2004
    ..These findings are consistent with descriptive reports from contaminated areas of Ukraine and Belarus, and the quantitative estimate of thyroid cancer risk is generally consistent with estimates from other radiation-exposed populations...
  11. ncbi request reprint Night shift work, light at night, and risk of breast cancer
    S Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 93:1557-62. 2001
    ..This study investigated whether such exposure is associated with an increased risk of breast cancer in women...
  12. ncbi request reprint Residential magnetic fields, medication use, and the risk of breast cancer
    Scott Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Epidemiology 18:266-9. 2007
    ..Exposure to 60-Hz magnetic fields may increase breast cancer risk by suppressing the nocturnal production of melatonin. The use of medications associated with reduced melatonin levels could modify this relationship...
  13. ncbi request reprint Residential magnetic fields and the risk of breast cancer
    Scott Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North MP 474, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:446-54. 2002
    ..These data do not support the hypothesis that exposure to residential magnetic fields is associated with an increased risk of developing breast cancer...
  14. doi request reprint Timing of menarche and first birth in relation to risk of breast cancer in A-bomb survivors
    Jean A McDougall
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Health Sciences F 263, Box 357236, Seattle, WA 98195 7236, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1746-54. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Childhood thyroid cancer, radiation dose from Chernobyl, and dose uncertainties in Bryansk Oblast, Russia: a population-based case-control study
    Kenneth J Kopecky
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Radiat Res 166:367-74. 2006
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  16. doi request reprint Relationship between anthropometric factors, radiation exposure, and colon cancer incidence in the Life Span Study cohort of atomic bomb survivors
    Erin O Semmens
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Health Sciences F 263, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:27-37. 2013
    ..We examined colon cancer risk in atomic bomb survivors to investigate whether excess body weight after the bombings alters sensitivity to radiation effects...
  17. ncbi request reprint Estimation of thyroid radiation doses for the hanford thyroid disease study: results and implications for statistical power of the epidemiological analyses
    Kenneth J Kopecky
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Health Phys 87:15-32. 2004
    ..The distribution of estimated doses provided the Hanford Thyroid Disease Study with sufficient statistical power to test for dose-response relationships between thyroid outcomes and exposure to Hanford's I...
  18. doi request reprint Night shift work and hormone levels in women
    Scott Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public HealthSciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:609-18. 2012
    ..We investigated whether night shift work is associated with decreased levels of urinary 6-sulfatoxymelatonin, the primary metabolite of melatonin, and increased urinary reproductive hormone levels...
  19. pmc The relationship between multiple myeloma and occupational exposure to six chlorinated solvents
    Laura S Gold
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:391-9. 2011
    ..We evaluated associations between multiple myeloma and occupational exposure to six chlorinated solvents: 1,1,1-trichloroethane, trichloroethylene (TCE), methylene chloride (DCM), perchloroethylene, carbon tetrachloride and chloroform...
  20. pmc Age-related variation in the relationship between menopausal hormone therapy and the risk of dying from breast cancer
    Kerryn W Reding
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, WA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 126:749-61. 2011
    ..07-2.65]). Beyond the influence of EPT use on screening uptake, these data indicate that the improved survival associated with pre-diagnostic EPT use may be due in part to the development of more favorable tumor characteristics...
  21. ncbi request reprint Thyroid ultrasound abnormalities in persons exposed during childhood to 131I from the Hanford nuclear site
    Kenneth J Kopecky
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Thyroid 15:604-13. 2005
    ..This study does not support the hypothesis that 131I exposure at Hanford's dose levels and dose rates during infancy and childhood increases the prevalence of adult thyroid US abnormalities...
  22. doi request reprint Locating members of a cohort identified retrospectively from limited data in 50-year-old records: successful approaches employed by the Hanford Thyroid Disease Study
    Scott Davis
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue N, M4 B874, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:187-95. 2008
    ..Few such studies have been conducted, however, that rely on very old source records, perhaps because of concern that identification and location of a cohort based on very old records would not be feasible...
  23. pmc Occupation and multiple myeloma: an occupation and industry analysis
    Laura S Gold
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:768-79. 2010
    ..Multiple myeloma (MM) is an incurable plasma cell malignancy with a poorly understood etiology. The purpose of our research was to examine the relationships between lifetime occupations and MM in a relatively large case-control study...
  24. doi request reprint Night shift work and levels of 6-sulfatoxymelatonin and cortisol in men
    Dana K Mirick
    Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M4 A830, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1079-87. 2013
    ..Night shift work is associated with cancer among men, but the biologic mechanism is unclear. We investigated whether male night shift workers showed changes in levels of melatonin and cortisol, potential biomarkers of cancer risk...
  25. ncbi request reprint Hyperparathyroidism in persons exposed to iodine-131 from the Hanford Nuclear Site
    Thomas E Hamilton
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:6545-8. 2005
    ..The risk of primary hyperparathyroidism from exposure to external radiation has been well documented in the last 20 yr. However, it remains unclear whether hyperparathyroidism might also be caused by internal exposure to radioactive iodine...
  26. doi request reprint Incidence of myelodysplastic syndromes within a nonprofit healthcare system in western Washington state, 2005-2006
    Anneclaire J De Roos
    Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue N, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Hematol 85:765-70. 2010
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  27. doi request reprint Melatonin as a biomarker of circadian dysregulation
    Dana K Mirick
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M4 A830, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:3306-13. 2008
    ..Several studies have shown melatonin to be useful in measuring diurnal type, which is of increasing interest as it becomes more apparent that successful adaptation to shift work may be dependent on diurnal preference...
  28. pmc Testing the circadian gene hypothesis in prostate cancer: a population-based case-control study
    Yong Zhu
    Department of Epidemiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Cancer Res 69:9315-22. 2009
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  29. ncbi request reprint Stability of Wertheimer-Leeper wire codes as a measure of exposure to residential magnetic fields over a 9- to 11-year interval
    Shelley S Tworoger
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 12:448-54. 2002
    ..Although the wire code detected less than half of electrical configuration changes, misclassification of exposure over time may change odds ratios and mask possible dose-response relationships...
  30. pmc Racial differences in the association between night shift work and melatonin levels among women
    Parveen Bhatti
    Public Health Scienes Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:388-93. 2013
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  31. pmc Shift work, hCLOCK T3111C polymorphism, and endometriosis risk
    Jennifer L Marino
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Epidemiology 19:477-84. 2008
    ..One such exposure may be night shift work, which has been associated with menstrual disruption and increased risk of 2 other estrogen-influenced diseases, breast cancer and adverse coronary events...
  32. ncbi request reprint Antiperspirant use and the risk of breast cancer
    Dana K Mirick
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1578-80. 2002
    ..9 and P =.40; for deodorant, OR = 1.2 and P =.16). These findings do not support the hypothesis that antiperspirant use increases the risk for breast cancer...
  33. 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...
  34. ncbi request reprint Microarray comparative genomic hybridization reveals genome-wide patterns of DNA gains and losses in post-Chernobyl thyroid cancer
    Robert R Kimmel
    Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Radiat Res 166:519-31. 2006
    ..2, 16q21-q12.2, 17q25.1, 19p13.31-qter, 22q11.21 and 22q13.2. Copy number changes, particularly gains, in post-Chernobyl thyroid cancer are influenced by radiation exposure and age at exposure, in addition to the neoplastic process...
  35. pmc Thyrotropin levels in a population with no clinical, autoantibody, or ultrasonographic evidence of thyroid disease: implications for the diagnosis of subclinical hypothyroidism
    Thomas E Hamilton
    Program in Epidermology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:1224-30. 2008
    ..The current debate regarding whether to decrease the upper limit for the TSH reference range to 2.5 microIU/ml has considerable potential impact on the diagnosis and treatment of subclinical hypothyroidism worldwide...
  36. doi request reprint Invited commentary: Shift work and cancer
    Parveen Bhatti
    Program in Epidemiology, Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:760-3; discussion 764-5. 2012
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  37. pmc Relationship between radiation exposure and risk of second primary cancers among atomic bomb survivors
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Res 70:7187-98. 2010
    ..Radiation is a potent carcinogen and those with substantial exposures who are diagnosed with a first primary cancer should be carefully screened for second primary cancers, particularly for cancers that are radiation-sensitive...
  38. ncbi request reprint Do cases and controls matched on the first eight digits of their telephone number share geographic proximity and socioeconomic characteristics?
    Lynda F Voigt
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:299-304. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the geographic proximity of cases and controls who share the same "stem" of their telephone number (area code, prefix, and next two digits) and compare their socioeconomic characteristics...
  39. pmc Associations of common variants in genes involved in metabolism and response to exogenous chemicals with risk of multiple myeloma
    Laura S Gold
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 33:276-80. 2009
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  40. pmc Spatial clustering of myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) in the Seattle-Puget Sound region of Washington State
    Michelle E Ross
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:829-38. 2010
    ..In this investigation, we described small-scale incidence patterns of MDS within the Seattle-Puget Sound region from 2002 to 2006 and identified potential spatial clusters to inform planning of future studies of MDS etiology...
  41. 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...
  42. pmc Trends in childhood leukemia in Basrah, Iraq, 1993-2007
    Amy Hagopian
    Department of Global Health, School of Public Health, University of Washington, 4534 11th Avenue NE, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1081-7. 2010
    ..Through a sister-university relationship between the University of Basrah and the University of Washington, we analyzed Ibn Ghazwan Hospital's leukemia registry data to evaluate trends in childhood leukemia since 1993...
  43. doi request reprint The impact of chronotype on melatonin levels among shift workers
    Parveen Bhatti
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Occup Environ Med 71:195-200. 2014
    ..The authors analysed the impact of chronotype on previously reported differences in melatonin levels among healthcare workers that exclusively worked night or day shifts...
  44. pmc Association of genetic variation in serum amyloid-A with cardiovascular disease and interactions with IL6, IL1RN, IL1beta and TNF genes in the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Cara L Carty
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, WA, USA
    J Atheroscler Thromb 16:419-30. 2009
    ..Interaction of the SAA genes with genetic variants of their regulators, IL-1, IL-6 and TNF-alpha in influencing CVD was also explored...
  45. pmc Sleep outcomes in children with hemifacial microsomia and controls: a follow-up study
    Yona K Cloonan
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48823, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e313-21. 2009
    ..Nevertheless, most children with HFM are not referred for sleep studies. We hypothesized that sleep outcomes would be worse in children with HFM versus control subjects...
  46. pmc Residential proximity to industrial facilities and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    A J De Roos
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and the University of Washington Department of Epidemiology, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M4 B874, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Environ Res 110:70-8. 2010
    ..However, future studies designed to include greater numbers of persons living near specific types of industries, along with fate-transport modeling of chemical releases, would be informative...
  47. ncbi request reprint Persistent organochlorine chemicals in plasma and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Anneclaire J De Roos
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and University of Washington Department of Epidemiology, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Res 65:11214-26. 2005
    ..02-1.79). Our results add to existing literature, which suggests that exposure to organochlorines contributes to non-Hodgkin's lymphoma risk; these risks were most apparent for certain PCBs and furans...
  48. ncbi request reprint A population-based study of survival in patients with secondary myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS): impact of type and treatment of primary cancers
    Anneclaire J De Roos
    Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:1199-208. 2007
    ..Clinical observations suggest a worse prognosis for secondary than for primary MDS, but differences in survival have not been studied in a general population sample...
  49. ncbi request reprint Implementation of the Women's Health Initiative study design
    Garnet L Anderson
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:S5-17. 2003
  50. ncbi request reprint Dietary flavonoid intake and non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk
    Cara L Frankenfeld
    Division of Cancer, Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1439-45. 2008
    ..Dietary flavonoids are polyphenolic compounds proposed to be anticarcinogenic. Flavonoids are well-characterized antioxidants and metal chelators, and certain flavonoids exhibit antiproliferative and antiestrogenic effects...
  51. doi request reprint Non-Hodgkin lymphoma and obesity: a pooled analysis from the InterLymph Consortium
    Eleanor V Willett
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 122:2062-70. 2008
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  52. pmc Vegetables- and antioxidant-related nutrients, genetic susceptibility, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN, 55905, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:491-503. 2008
    ..Although most associations have not been examined previously with NHL, our results suggest the examined polymorphisms are not modifiers of the association between vegetable and zinc intakes and NHL risk...
  53. pmc ret/PTC activation is not associated with individual radiation dose estimates in a pilot study of neoplastic thyroid nodules arising in Russian children and adults exposed to Chernobyl fallout
    R Michael Tuttle
    Endocrinology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Thyroid 18:839-46. 2008
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  54. pmc Autoimmune disorders and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes: a pooled analysis within the InterLymph Consortium
    Karin Ekstrom Smedby
    Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Blood 111:4029-38. 2008
    ..Thus, specific autoimmune disorders are associated with NHL risk beyond the development of rare NHL subtypes in affected organs. The pattern of associations with NHL subtypes may harbor clues to lymphomagenesis...
  55. doi request reprint Blood transfusion, anesthesia, surgery and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in a population-based case-control study
    James R Cerhan
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 5905, USA
    Int J Cancer 123:888-94. 2008
    ..Multiple surgical procedures and/or repeated administration of anesthesia have not been previously reported to be associated with risk of NHL and these exposures warrant further evaluation...
  56. ncbi request reprint Sun exposure, vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 8009, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:989-99. 2007
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Comparison of pesticide levels in carpet dust and self-reported pest treatment practices in four US sites
    Joanne S Colt
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Room 8112, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 14:74-83. 2004
    ..Dust sampling provides an objective measure of specific compounds to which a person may have been exposed through personal use of a pesticide or by drift-in or track-in from outside, and avoids recall bias...
  58. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in TNF and IL10 and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a report from the InterLymph Consortium
    Nathaniel Rothman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Lancet Oncol 7:27-38. 2006
    ..We aimed to test this hypothesis using previously unpublished data from eight European, Canadian, and US case-control studies of the International Lymphoma Epidemiology Consortium (InterLymph)...
  59. ncbi request reprint Immune-related conditions and immune-modulating medications as risk factors for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma: a case-control study
    Eric A Engels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:1153-61. 2005
    ..02), but dermatomyositis was absent in cases themselves. Family history of remaining conditions was unrelated to NHL. Results suggest that disordered immunity in some immune-related conditions can lead to NHL...
  60. ncbi request reprint Anthropometrics, physical activity, related medical conditions, and the risk of non-hodgkin lymphoma
    James R Cerhan
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:1203-14. 2005
    ..Physical inactivity increases the risk of obesity and of type 2 diabetes, but there are few data on the association of physical activity with risk of NHL...
  61. ncbi request reprint Meat and meat-mutagen intake and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: results from a NCI-SEER case-control study
    Amanda J Cross
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Carcinogenesis 27:293-7. 2006
    ..39 (0.22-0.70); P trend = 0.004]. Overall, our study suggests that consumption of meat, whether or not it is well-done, does not increase the risk of NHL. Furthermore, neither HCAs nor B[a]P from meat increase the risk of NHL...
  62. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a pooled analysis
    Lindsay M Morton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Lancet Oncol 6:469-76. 2005
    ..We aimed to assess the role of alcohol consumption in NHL with sufficient sample size to analyse by both type of alcoholic beverage and disease subtype...
  63. ncbi request reprint Residential herbicide use and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Patricia Hartge
    Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:934-7. 2005
    ..Environmental exposure to herbicides has been hypothesized to contribute to the long-term increase in non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL)...
  64. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a pooled analysis from the International Lymphoma Epidemiology Consortium (interlymph)
    Lindsay M Morton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conneticut, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:925-33. 2005
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  65. pmc Epidemiologic evaluation of measurement data in the presence of detection limits
    Jay H Lubin
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1691-6. 2004
    ..We illustrate various approaches using measurements of pesticide residues in carpet dust in control subjects from a case-control study of non-Hodgkin lymphoma...
  66. ncbi request reprint Case-control study of simian virus 40 and non-Hodgkin lymphoma in the United States
    Eric A Engels
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 8010, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:1368-74. 2004
    ..S. non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) patients. SV40 accidentally contaminated U.S. poliovirus vaccines that were widely administered from 1955 through 1962. However, epidemiologic data linking SV40 with NHL are lacking...
  67. ncbi request reprint Risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and family history of lymphatic, hematologic, and other cancers
    Nilanjan Chatterjee
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1415-21. 2004
    ..An elevated risk of developing non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) has been associated with a family history of NHL and several other malignancies, but the magnitude of risks and mechanisms are uncertain...
  68. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus infection and non-Hodgkin lymphoma: results of the NCI-SEER multi-center case-control study
    Eric A Engels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 111:76-80. 2004
    ..Our study demonstrates an association between HCV infection and NHL in the United States. HCV infection may be a cause of NHL...
  69. ncbi request reprint Residential insecticide use and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Joanne S Colt
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:251-7. 2006
    ..We concluded that chlordane treatment of homes for termites may increase residents' NHL risk...
  70. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in oxidative stress genes and risk for non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    Carcinogenesis 27:1828-34. 2006
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint Cancer consequences of the Chernobyl accident: 20 years on
    Elisabeth Cardis
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    J Radiol Prot 26:127-40. 2006
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint Immune mechanisms in non-Hodgkin lymphoma: joint effects of the TNF G308A and IL10 T3575A polymorphisms with non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk factors
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7234, USA
    Cancer Res 67:5042-54. 2007
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint Hobbies with solvent exposure and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Joanne S Colt
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:385-90. 2007
    ..We conclude that participation in hobbies involving exposure to organic solvents is unlikely to increase NHL risk...
  74. pmc Family history of hematopoietic malignancies and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL): a pooled analysis of 10 211 cases and 11 905 controls from the International Lymphoma Epidemiology Consortium (InterLymph)
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Blood 109:3479-88. 2007
    ..0; 95% CI = 1.6-5.6). The pattern of NHL heritability appeared to be uniform across NHL subtypes, but risk patterns differed by specific hematopoietic malignancies and the sex of the relative, revealing critical clues to disease etiology...
  75. ncbi request reprint Common genetic variants in proinflammatory and other immunoregulatory genes and risk for non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, MD 20892 7234, USA
    Cancer Res 66:9771-80. 2006
    ..Our results require replication but potentially provide important clues for investigating common genetic variants as susceptibility factors and in disease outcomes, treatment responses, and immunotherapy targets...
  76. pmc Genetic variation in N-acetyltransferase 1 (NAT1) and 2 (NAT2) and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 16:537-45. 2006
    ..15-5.20, P = 0.02). Our data provide evidence that NAT1 and NAT2 genotypes are associated with NHL risk and support a contributory role for carcinogenic aromatic and/or heterocyclic amines in the multi-factorial etiology of NHL...
  77. ncbi request reprint Vegetables, fruit, and antioxidant-related nutrients and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a National Cancer Institute-Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results population-based case-control study
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:1401-10. 2006
    ..Factors related to DNA damage and altered immunologic responses, such as reactive oxygen species production, are associated with the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL)...
  78. ncbi request reprint Organochlorines in carpet dust and non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Joanne S Colt
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Epidemiology 16:516-25. 2005
    ..The incidence of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) has risen over the past several decades. Reasons for this increase are largely unexplained...
  79. ncbi request reprint Cyclin D1 splice variant and risk for non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, EPS MSC 7234, Bethesda, Rockville, MD 20892 7234, USA
    Hum Genet 120:297-300. 2006
    ..4, 95% CI = 1.1-1.8, P-trend = 0.021), which was consistent for four B-cell subtypes. As CCND1 expression indicates poor NHL prognosis, our results, if true, would support its potentially dual importance in NHL etiology and survival...
  80. ncbi request reprint Effect of a nighttime magnetic field exposure on sleep patterns in young women
    Shelley S Tworoger
    Channing Laboratory, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:224-9. 2004
    ..The intervention magnetic field had no effect on sleep patterns, suggesting that this exposure may not be an important factor in predicting sleep of young women who sleep at home...
  81. pmc Prognostic significance of host immune gene polymorphisms in follicular lymphoma survival
    James R Cerhan
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Blood 109:5439-46. 2007
    ..Common variation in host immune genes warrants further evaluation as a promising class of prognostic factors in follicular lymphoma...
  82. ncbi request reprint Antibodies to JC and BK viruses among persons with non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Eric A Engels
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 117:1013-9. 2005
    ..Additional research is needed to determine whether JCV replication is decreased in individuals with NHL and whether these findings are consistent with an etiologic role for JCV in NHL...
  83. ncbi request reprint Antibody responses to simian virus 40 T antigen: a case-control study of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Eric A Engels
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8010, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:521-4. 2005
    ..We found no association between the presence of T antibody and NHL, arguing against SV40 as a cause of NHL. Infrequent and low-level T antibody responses among humans could represent cross-reactivity to BK virus T antigen...
  84. pmc Risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) in relation to germline variation in DNA repair and related genes
    Deirdre A Hill
    Cancer Center and Department of Internal Medicine, UNM School of Medicine, 1 University of New Mexico, MSC 10 5550, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Blood 108:3161-7. 2006
    ..03) in the nonhomologous end joining (NHEJ)/V(D)J pathway. These NHEJ/V(D)J-related gene variants represent promising candidates for further studies of NHL etiology and require replication in other studies...
  85. pmc A method for cross-species gene expression analysis with high-density oligonucleotide arrays
    Wan Ji
    ViaGen Inc, 12357 A Riata Trace Parkway, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78727, USA
    Nucleic Acids Res 32:e93. 2004
    ..In addition, we validated cross-species hybridization results by quantitative PCR using randomly selected genes. The method shown herein could be applied to both plant and animal research...
  86. ncbi request reprint Ultraviolet radiation, dietary vitamin D, and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (United States)
    Patricia Hartge
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institue, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:1045-52. 2006
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  87. pmc Hair dye use, genetic variation in N-acetyltransferase 1 (NAT1) and 2 (NAT2), and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Carcinogenesis 28:1759-64. 2007
    ..Several previous studies have found non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) risk to be associated with hair dye use, particularly use of permanent, dark colors and use before 1980, when hair dye formulations changed...

Research Grants17

  1. Breast Cancer Risk and Molecular Change After Chernobyl
    Scott Davis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  2. Breast Cancer Risk and Molecular Change After Chernobyl
    Scott Davis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  3. Night Shift Work and Hormone Levels in Men
    Scott Davis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Results will provide important new information regarding the underlying biological basis of the emerging evidence linking night shift work with cancer risk. ..
  4. Breast Cancer Risk and Molecular Change After Chernobyl
    Scott Davis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  5. Night Shift Work and Hormone Levels in Men
    Scott Davis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results will provide important new information regarding the underlying biological basis of the emerging evidence linking night shift work with cancer risk. ..
  6. NIGHT SHIFT WORKERS AND HORMONE LEVELS IN WOMEN
    Scott Davis; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Urine samples will be assayed for the primary urinary metabolite of melatonin, 6-sulphatoxymelatonin, and levels of LH, FSH, and estradiol. ..
  7. Molecular Change and Thyroid Cancer Risk After Chernobyl
    Scott Davis; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..g. recurrence) and individual thyroid radiation dose, patient characteristics, and molecular markers of genetic change. ..
  8. Night Shift Work and Hormone Levels in Men
    Scott Davis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Results will provide important new information regarding the underlying biological basis of the emerging evidence linking night shift work with cancer risk. ..