Melissa A Merritt

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Reproductive characteristics in relation to ovarian cancer risk by histologic pathways
    M A Merritt
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Hum Reprod 28:1406-17. 2013
  2. pmc Dairy foods and nutrients in relation to risk of ovarian cancer and major histological subtypes
    Melissa A Merritt
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Cancer 132:1114-24. 2013
  3. pmc Duarte galactose-1-phosphate uridyl transferase genotypes are not associated with ovarian cancer risk
    Melissa A Merritt
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Fertil Steril 98:687-91. 2012
  4. pmc Hormonal and reproductive risk factors for epithelial ovarian cancer by tumor aggressiveness
    Elizabeth M Poole
    Corresponding Author Elizabeth M Poole, Channing Laboratory, 181 Longwood Ave, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:429-37. 2013
  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
  6. pmc Molecular pathogenesis of endometrial and ovarian cancer
    Melissa A Merritt
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Cancer Biomark 9:287-305. 2010

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Publications6

  1. pmc Reproductive characteristics in relation to ovarian cancer risk by histologic pathways
    M A Merritt
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Hum Reprod 28:1406-17. 2013
    ..Do reproductive risk factor associations differ across subgroups of invasive epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) defined by the dualistic model (type I/II) or a histologic pathway-based classification?..
  2. pmc Dairy foods and nutrients in relation to risk of ovarian cancer and major histological subtypes
    Melissa A Merritt
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Cancer 132:1114-24. 2013
    ..The overall inverse association with high intake of calcium and the inverse associations of calcium and vitamin D with specific histological subtypes warrant further investigation...
  3. pmc Duarte galactose-1-phosphate uridyl transferase genotypes are not associated with ovarian cancer risk
    Melissa A Merritt
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Fertil Steril 98:687-91. 2012
    ..To investigate whether galactose-1-phosphate uridyl transferase (GALT) variant genotypes were associated with epithelial ovarian cancer risk, and to determine if this association was modified by lactose intake...
  4. pmc Hormonal and reproductive risk factors for epithelial ovarian cancer by tumor aggressiveness
    Elizabeth M Poole
    Corresponding Author Elizabeth M Poole, Channing Laboratory, 181 Longwood Ave, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:429-37. 2013
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  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...
  6. pmc Molecular pathogenesis of endometrial and ovarian cancer
    Melissa A Merritt
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Cancer Biomark 9:287-305. 2010
    ..A consideration of molecular and other pathogenetic features, like epidemiology and histopathology, may provide a better understanding of endometrial and ovarian cancer...