Stalo Karageorgi

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Reproductive factors and postmenopausal hormone use in relation to endometrial cancer risk in the Nurses' Health Study cohort 1976-2004
    Stalo Karageorgi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 126:208-16. 2010
  2. pmc Perineal use of talcum powder and endometrial cancer risk
    Stalo Karageorgi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, and Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1269-75. 2010
  3. pmc Polymorphisms in genes hydroxysteroid-dehydrogenase-17b type 2 and type 4 and endometrial cancer risk
    Stalo Karageorgi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 121:54-8. 2011
  4. pmc GSTM1 and GSTT1 copy number variation in population-based studies of endometrial cancer risk
    Stalo Karageorgi
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1447-52. 2011
  5. pmc Genital powder use and risk of ovarian cancer: a pooled analysis of 8,525 cases and 9,859 controls
    Kathryn L Terry
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 6:811-21. 2013

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Publications5

  1. pmc Reproductive factors and postmenopausal hormone use in relation to endometrial cancer risk in the Nurses' Health Study cohort 1976-2004
    Stalo Karageorgi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 126:208-16. 2010
    ..0008, P-interaction-E+P = 0.02). The findings from this study underscore the importance of hormonal mechanisms in endometrial carcinogenesis...
  2. pmc Perineal use of talcum powder and endometrial cancer risk
    Stalo Karageorgi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, and Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1269-75. 2010
    ..However, the relationship between talcum powder use and other gynecologic malignancies such as endometrial cancer has not been examined, and little information is available on nonhormonal risk factors for endometrial cancer...
  3. pmc Polymorphisms in genes hydroxysteroid-dehydrogenase-17b type 2 and type 4 and endometrial cancer risk
    Stalo Karageorgi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 121:54-8. 2011
    ..Endometrial adenocarcinoma is linked to excessive exposure to estrogens. We hypothesized that single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in genes HSD17b2 and HSD17b4 may alter the enzyme activity, estradiol levels and risk of disease...
  4. pmc GSTM1 and GSTT1 copy number variation in population-based studies of endometrial cancer risk
    Stalo Karageorgi
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1447-52. 2011
    ..The associations of GSTM1 and GSTT1 polymorphisms with endometrial cancer risk have been inconsistent...
  5. pmc Genital powder use and risk of ovarian cancer: a pooled analysis of 8,525 cases and 9,859 controls
    Kathryn L Terry
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 6:811-21. 2013
    ..In summary, genital powder use is a modifiable exposure associated with small-to-moderate increases in risk of most histologic subtypes of epithelial ovarian cancer...