Laura I Mignone

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Meat consumption, heterocyclic amines, NAT2, and the risk of breast cancer
    Laura I Mignone
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Nutr Cancer 61:36-46. 2009
  2. pmc Dietary carotenoids and the risk of invasive breast cancer
    Laura I Mignone
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:2929-37. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Early life risk factors in cancer: the relation of birth weight to adult obesity
    Nicole M Leong
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Cancer 103:789-91. 2003

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Meat consumption, heterocyclic amines, NAT2, and the risk of breast cancer
    Laura I Mignone
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Nutr Cancer 61:36-46. 2009
    ..There were no statistically significant interactions with NAT2 genotype. Results do not support an important association of HCAs with breast cancer risk, although potential biases in case-control studies should be considered...
  2. pmc Dietary carotenoids and the risk of invasive breast cancer
    Laura I Mignone
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:2929-37. 2009
    ..Results from this study are comparable to previous prospective studies, and suggest that a high consumption of carotenoids may reduce the risk of premenopausal but not postmenopausal breast cancer, particularly among smokers...
  3. ncbi request reprint Early life risk factors in cancer: the relation of birth weight to adult obesity
    Nicole M Leong
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Cancer 103:789-91. 2003
    ..76). These data suggest that both low and high birth weights are associated with higher adult BMI and support the hypothesis that fetal experience may influence adult obesity with potential consequences for risk of several major cancers...