Sonia de Assis

Summary

Affiliation: Georgetown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc High-fat or ethinyl-oestradiol intake during pregnancy increases mammary cancer risk in several generations of offspring
    Sonia de Assis
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, 3970 Reservoir Road NW, The Research Building, Room E407, Washington, District of Columbia 20057, USA
    Nat Commun 3:1053. 2012
  2. pmc Dietary fat intake and gestational weight gain in relation to estradiol and progesterone plasma levels during pregnancy: a longitudinal study in Swedish women
    Marie Lof
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institute, Box 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Womens Health 9:10. 2009
  3. pmc Exposures to synthetic estrogens at different times during the life, and their effect on breast cancer risk
    Leena Hilakivi-Clarke
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Mammary Gland Biol Neoplasia 18:25-42. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Timing of dietary estrogenic exposures and breast cancer risk
    Sonia de Assis
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Research Building E407, 3970 Reservoir Road NW, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1089:14-35. 2006
  5. pmc Protective effects of prepubertal genistein exposure on mammary tumorigenesis are dependent on BRCA1 expression
    Sonia de Assis
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center and Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 4:1436-48. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic and epigenetic alterations in sentinel lymph nodes metastatic lesions compared to their corresponding primary breast tumors
    Luciane R Cavalli
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, 3800 Reservoir Road, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 146:33-40. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Fetal origins of breast cancer
    Leena Hilakivi-Clarke
    Georgetown University, Washington DC 20057, USA
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 17:340-8. 2006

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Publications7

  1. pmc High-fat or ethinyl-oestradiol intake during pregnancy increases mammary cancer risk in several generations of offspring
    Sonia de Assis
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, 3970 Reservoir Road NW, The Research Building, Room E407, Washington, District of Columbia 20057, USA
    Nat Commun 3:1053. 2012
    ..We conclude that dietary and oestrogenic exposures in pregnancy increase breast cancer risk in multiple generations of offspring, possibly through epigenetic means...
  2. pmc Dietary fat intake and gestational weight gain in relation to estradiol and progesterone plasma levels during pregnancy: a longitudinal study in Swedish women
    Marie Lof
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institute, Box 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Womens Health 9:10. 2009
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  3. pmc Exposures to synthetic estrogens at different times during the life, and their effect on breast cancer risk
    Leena Hilakivi-Clarke
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Mammary Gland Biol Neoplasia 18:25-42. 2013
    ..New data suggest that these exposures induce epigenetic modifications in the mammary gland and germ cells, thereby causing an inheritable increase in breast cancer risk for multiple generations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Timing of dietary estrogenic exposures and breast cancer risk
    Sonia de Assis
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Research Building E407, 3970 Reservoir Road NW, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1089:14-35. 2006
    ..Thus, dietary exposures during pregnancy and puberty may play an important role in determining later risk by inducing epigenetic changes that modify vulnerability to breast cancer...
  5. pmc Protective effects of prepubertal genistein exposure on mammary tumorigenesis are dependent on BRCA1 expression
    Sonia de Assis
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center and Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 4:1436-48. 2011
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic and epigenetic alterations in sentinel lymph nodes metastatic lesions compared to their corresponding primary breast tumors
    Luciane R Cavalli
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, 3800 Reservoir Road, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 146:33-40. 2003
    ..Characterization of such alterations may lead to identification of initial events associated with the metastatic dissemination process...
  7. ncbi request reprint Fetal origins of breast cancer
    Leena Hilakivi-Clarke
    Georgetown University, Washington DC 20057, USA
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 17:340-8. 2006
    ..Identifying the epigenetically altered target genes and their ligands might lead to strategies to prevent this disease in some women...