L A Mucci

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Molecular sampling of prostate cancer: a dilemma for predicting disease progression
    Andrea Sboner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Med Genomics 3:8. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Birth order, sibship size, and housing density in relation to tooth loss and periodontal disease: a cohort study among Swedish twins
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:499-506. 2004
  3. pmc Polymorphism in endostatin, an angiogenesis inhibitor, and prostate cancer risk and survival: A prospective study
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 125:1143-6. 2009
  4. pmc Testing a multigene signature of prostate cancer death in the Swedish Watchful Waiting Cohort
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1682-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Nine-gene molecular signature is not associated with prostate cancer death in a watchful waiting cohort
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:249-51. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Dietary acrylamide and risk of renal cell cancer
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 109:774-6. 2004
  7. pmc Gestational age and fetal growth in relation to maternal ovarian cancer risk in a Swedish cohort
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Channing Laboratory, Harvard Medical School Brigham and Women s Hospital, 181 Longwood Avenue, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1828-32. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of epidemiology in understanding the relationship between dietary acrylamide and cancer risk in humans
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston MA, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 561:39-47. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Environmental and heritable factors in the etiology of oral diseases--a population-based study of Swedish twins
    L A Mucci
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Dent Res 84:800-5. 2005
  10. pmc Dietary acrylamide and cancer of the large bowel, kidney, and bladder: absence of an association in a population-based study in Sweden
    L A Mucci
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02115 USA
    Br J Cancer 88:84-9. 2003

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  1. pmc Molecular sampling of prostate cancer: a dilemma for predicting disease progression
    Andrea Sboner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Med Genomics 3:8. 2010
    ..Hence, we sought to develop a molecular panel for prostate cancer progression by reasoning that molecular profiles might further improve current clinical models...
  2. ncbi request reprint Birth order, sibship size, and housing density in relation to tooth loss and periodontal disease: a cohort study among Swedish twins
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:499-506. 2004
    ..65, 95% CI: 0.48, 0.89). These findings are compatible with the hypotheses that adult oral diseases are associated with the probability of exposure in childhood and that earlier age at exposure lowers risk...
  3. pmc Polymorphism in endostatin, an angiogenesis inhibitor, and prostate cancer risk and survival: A prospective study
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 125:1143-6. 2009
    ..However, our data indicate that prostate cancer cases who carry the variant N allele are more likely to be overweight, and may be more susceptible to the angiogenic influences of obesity in prostate cancer pathogenesis...
  4. pmc Testing a multigene signature of prostate cancer death in the Swedish Watchful Waiting Cohort
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1682-8. 2008
    ..78) than the clinical model alone (area under the curve = 0.71; P = 0.04). Molecular tumor markers can add to clinical variables to help distinguish lethal and indolent prostate cancer and hold promise to guide treatment decisions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Nine-gene molecular signature is not associated with prostate cancer death in a watchful waiting cohort
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:249-51. 2008
    ..We quantified protein expression of the nine genes in tumors to classify progression risk. Accounting for clinical prognostic factors, the nine-gene model did not provide discrimination to predict lethal and indolent prostate cancer...
  6. ncbi request reprint Dietary acrylamide and risk of renal cell cancer
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 109:774-6. 2004
    ..1; 95% CI = 0.7-1.8; p for trend = 0.8). The results of this study are in line with the 2 previous studies examining dietary acrylamide and suggest there is no association between dietary acrylamide and risk of renal cell cancer...
  7. pmc Gestational age and fetal growth in relation to maternal ovarian cancer risk in a Swedish cohort
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Channing Laboratory, Harvard Medical School Brigham and Women s Hospital, 181 Longwood Avenue, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1828-32. 2007
    ..Pregnancy influences subsequent maternal ovarian cancer risk. To date, there is limited evidence whether two characteristics of pregnancy, gestational age and birth weight, could modify risk...
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of epidemiology in understanding the relationship between dietary acrylamide and cancer risk in humans
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston MA, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 561:39-47. 2005
    ..We highlight the strengths and limitations of using epidemiology to address this public health question. Finally, we provide an overview of future directions of epidemiological research on the health effects of dietary acrylamide...
  9. ncbi request reprint Environmental and heritable factors in the etiology of oral diseases--a population-based study of Swedish twins
    L A Mucci
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Dent Res 84:800-5. 2005
    ..Analysis of data from this large, population-based study demonstrates a moderate role of genetic factors in oral diseases, and suggests potential gene-environment interactions...
  10. pmc Dietary acrylamide and cancer of the large bowel, kidney, and bladder: absence of an association in a population-based study in Sweden
    L A Mucci
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02115 USA
    Br J Cancer 88:84-9. 2003
    ..It should be noted, however, that relation of risk to the acrylamide content of all foods could not be studied...
  11. pmc Do genetic factors explain the association between poor oral health and cardiovascular disease? A prospective study among Swedish twins
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:615-21. 2009
    ..29). Oral disease was associated with excess cardiovascular disease risk, independent of genetic factors. There appear to be common pathogenetic mechanisms between poor oral health and cardiovascular disease...
  12. pmc Prospective study of prostate tumor angiogenesis and cancer-specific mortality in the health professionals follow-up study
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:5627-33. 2009
    ..We examined whether microvessel morphology contributes to the considerable biologic heterogeneity of prostate cancer...
  13. pmc Lower use of dental services among long term cigarette smokers
    L A Mucci
    Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Health Statistics, Research and Evaluation, 250 Washington Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02108, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:389-93. 2001
    ..The study objectives were to assess whether long term smokers were less likely to visit the dentist...
  14. pmc Plasma levels of acid-labile subunit, free insulin-like growth factor-I, and prostate cancer risk: a prospective study
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:484-91. 2010
    ..Given the role of the IGF system in prostate cancer, ALS may influence carcinogenesis by modulating IGF-I levels or bioavailability...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of dietary acrylamide and risk of colorectal cancer among women
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Cancer 118:169-73. 2006
    ..Epidemiologic studies play an important role in assessing the possible health effects of acrylamide intake through food...
  16. ncbi request reprint The role of gene-environment interaction in the aetiology of human cancer: examples from cancers of the large bowel, lung and breast
    L A Mucci
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Intern Med 249:477-93. 2001
    ..We present an overview of enzymes involved in carcinogen metabolism, present epidemiological tools to evaluate gene-environment interactions, and provide examples from cancers of the breast, lung and large bowel...
  17. ncbi request reprint Acrylamide intake through diet and human cancer risk
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 56:6013-9. 2008
    ..The importance of epidemiological studies to establish the public health risk associated with acrylamide in food is discussed, as are the limitations and future directions of such studies...
  18. ncbi request reprint Testosterone and oestradiol in relation to tobacco smoking, body mass index, energy consumption and nutrient intake among adult men
    R Tamimi
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 10:275-80. 2001
    ..The principal nutritional findings are a positive association of carbohydrate intake with testosterone levels and a set of inverse associations of vitamins with oestradiol...
  19. ncbi request reprint Are dietary influences on the risk of prostate cancer mediated through the insulin-like growth factor system?
    L A Mucci
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    BJU Int 87:814-20. 2001
    ..A validated food-frequency questionnaire was administered by an interviewer and serological measurements of IGF-1 and its binding protein-3 conducted...
  20. ncbi request reprint Health status and health care use of Massachusetts women reporting partner abuse
    J E Hathaway
    Bureau of Family and Community Health, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Prev Med 19:302-7. 2000
    ..In this study, we examined the association between intimate partner abuse (IPA) and health concerns and health care utilization in a population-based sample of adult women...
  21. pmc No association between a polymorphic variant of the IRS-1 gene and prostate cancer risk
    K Fall
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Prostate 68:1416-20. 2008
    ..We assessed the influence of the most common IRS-1 gene polymorphism (Gly972Arg) on prostate cancer risk, alone and in combination with IGF-1 and other components in the IGF-1 signaling pathway...
  22. pmc Endocrine correlates of male breast cancer risk: a case-control study in Athens, Greece
    E Petridou
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Br J Cancer 83:1234-7. 2000
    ..03), birth order (P = 0.02) and reported frequency of orgasms in later life (P = 0.0004). The study provides strong indirect evidence that endocrine factors are important in the aetiology of male breast cancer...
  23. pmc Support for smoke-free restaurants among Massachusetts adults, 1992-1999
    D R Brooks
    Bureau of Health Statistics, Research and Evaluation, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, 250 Washington St, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02108 4619, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:300-3. 2001
    ..The authors examined trends and predictors of public support for smoke-free restaurants in Massachusetts...
  24. pmc Birth spacing and maternal risk of invasive epithelial ovarian cancer in a Swedish nationwide cohort
    Inkyung Baik
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cancer Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:1131-7. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that childbirth with wider birth spacing might reduce maternal risk of invasive epithelial ovarian cancer more than births with narrower spacing...
  25. pmc Estrogen-dependent signaling in a molecularly distinct subclass of aggressive prostate cancer
    Sunita R Setlur
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:815-25. 2008
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  26. ncbi request reprint Maternal smoking and childhood leukemia and lymphoma risk among 1,440,542 Swedish children
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1528-33. 2004
    ..The apparent protective effect with ALL needs to be explored further and in no way supports maternal smoking as beneficial, given its adverse association with common pregnancy outcomes...
  27. ncbi request reprint Effect of physician recommendation and patient adherence on rates of colorectal cancer testing
    P Brawarsky
    Bureau of Health Statistics, Research and Epidemiology, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 28:260-8. 2004
    ..Research is needed to understand differences in recommendation and adherence. Greater encouragement and follow-through may be needed for groups less likely to adhere...
  28. doi request reprint Alcohol influence on acrylamide to glycidamide metabolism assessed with hemoglobin-adducts and questionnaire data
    Anna C Vikström
    Department of Materials and Environmental Chemistry, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Food Chem Toxicol 48:820-4. 2010
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  29. ncbi request reprint Dating violence against adolescent girls and associated substance use, unhealthy weight control, sexual risk behavior, pregnancy, and suicidality
    J G Silverman
    Division of Public Health Practice, Harvard School of Public Health, 1552 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    JAMA 286:572-9. 2001
    ..However, no representative epidemiologic studies of lifetime prevalence of dating violence among adolescents have been conducted...
  30. ncbi request reprint Alcoholism and risk for endometrial cancer
    E Weiderpass
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 93:299-301. 2001
    ..Hence, the effect of alcoholism on endometrial cancer appears to be age dependent...
  31. ncbi request reprint Support for condom availability and needle exchange programs among Massachusetts adults, 1997
    M B Orner
    Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Health Statistics, Research, and Evaluation, Boston 02108, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 13:365-76. 2001
    ..Our data suggest that there is broad-based public support for implementation of condom availability and needle exchange programs as tools for HIV prevention...
  32. pmc Gleason score and lethal prostate cancer: does 3 + 4 = 4 + 3?
    Jennifer R Stark
    ScD, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:3459-64. 2009
    ..82; biopsy C-statistic, 0.72). CONCLUSION Ignoring the predominance of Gleason pattern 4 in GS 7 cancers may conceal important prognostic information. A standardized review of GS can improve prediction of PCa survival...
  33. pmc Dietary acrylamide intake and risk of premenopausal breast cancer
    Kathryn M Wilson
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:954-61. 2009
    ..They found no evidence that acrylamide intake, within the range of US diets, is associated with increased risk of premenopausal breast cancer...
  34. pmc Circulating prediagnostic interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein and prostate cancer incidence and mortality
    Jennifer Rider Stark
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:2683-9. 2009
    ..02). Adjusted hazard ratios were 1.73 (95% CI: 0.86, 3.51) comparing the highest to lowest IL-6 level. Our study suggests that IL-6 may potentially be involved in the development or progression of prostate cancer...
  35. pmc One-carbon metabolism-related nutrients and prostate cancer survival
    Julie L Kasperzyk
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:561-9. 2009
    ..Folate and other one-carbon metabolism nutrients may influence prostate cancer pathogenesis. Prior studies of these nutrients in relation to prostate cancer incidence have been inconclusive, and none have explored prostate cancer survival...
  36. pmc Prospective study of Trichomonas vaginalis infection and prostate cancer incidence and mortality: Physicians' Health Study
    Jennifer R Stark
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:1406-11. 2009
    ..We confirmed these findings in an independent population and related serostatus for antibodies against T vaginalis to prostate cancer incidence and mortality...
  37. pmc Immediate risk for cardiovascular events and suicide following a prostate cancer diagnosis: prospective cohort study
    Katja Fall
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS Med 6:e1000197. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate whether the emotional stress evoked by a prostate cancer diagnosis increases the immediate risks of cardiovascular events and suicide...
  38. doi request reprint Immediate risk of suicide and cardiovascular death after a prostate cancer diagnosis: cohort study in the United States
    Fang Fang
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 102:307-14. 2010
    ..Receiving a cancer diagnosis is a stressful event that may increase risks of suicide and cardiovascular death, especially soon after diagnosis...
  39. pmc Homogeneous prostate cancer mortality in the Nordic countries over four decades
    Mara S Meyer
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Eur Urol 58:427-32. 2010
    ..Consequently, interpreting temporal trends in PCa has become difficult, and the impact of changes in exposure to causal factors is uncertain...
  40. pmc Genetic variation in RNASEL associated with prostate cancer risk and progression
    Mara S Meyer
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Carcinogenesis 31:1597-603. 2010
    ..The results of this study support a link between RNASEL and prostate cancer and suggest that the association may be mediated through inflammation. These novel findings warrant replication in future studies...
  41. pmc A prospective study on dietary acrylamide intake and the risk for breast, endometrial, and ovarian cancers
    Kathryn M Wilson
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2503-15. 2010
    ..We studied acrylamide intake and risk for breast, endometrial, and ovarian cancers in a prospective cohort study...
  42. pmc Aberrant cytoplasmic expression of p63 and prostate cancer mortality
    Preet K Dhillon
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:595-600. 2009
    ..The mislocalized expression was associated with reduced apoptosis and higher proliferative activity and may suggest an oncogenic role in prostate cancer progression and survival...
  43. pmc Acrylamide exposure measured by food frequency questionnaire and hemoglobin adduct levels and prostate cancer risk in the Cancer of the Prostate in Sweden Study
    Kathryn M Wilson
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:2384-90. 2009
    ..Acrylamide adducts to hemoglobin and FFQ-measured acrylamide intake were moderately correlated. Neither measure of acrylamide exposure-hemoglobin adducts or FFQ-was associated with risk of prostate cancer...
  44. pmc Toll-like receptor signaling pathway variants and prostate cancer mortality
    Jennifer R Stark
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1859-63. 2009
    ..No significant associations were observed for common haplotypes and PCa mortality. This study highlights the importance of studies of PCa mortality because risk factors for incidence and mortality may differ...
  45. pmc A large prospective study of SEP15 genetic variation, interaction with plasma selenium levels, and prostate cancer risk and survival
    Kathryn L Penney
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 3:604-10. 2010
    ..Additionally, the association of selenium with PCa mortality was modified by a variant, suggesting the possibility that some men with PCa may benefit more from selenium than others, depending on their genotype...
  46. ncbi request reprint Correlates of colorectal cancer testing in Massachusetts men and women
    P Brawarsky
    Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Health Survey Program, Sixth Floor, 250 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02108, USA
    Prev Med 36:659-68. 2003
    ..Although CRC screening can reduce CRC mortality, it is underutilized. We examined the association between personal and health care characteristics and CRC testing, defined as being current on any test that meets CRC screening guidelines...
  47. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for cholangiocarcinoma in a low risk Caucasian population
    H Kuper
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Soz Praventivmed 46:182-5. 2001
    ..Estradiol levels were higher among cholangiocarcinoma cases than among the other two groups. CONCLUSIONS: This study provides evidence that endocrine and autoimmune factors are important in the etiology of cholangiocarcinoma...
  48. pmc Placental weight and risk of invasive epithelial ovarian cancer with an early age of onset
    Sven Cnattingius
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2344-9. 2008
    ..Because pregnancy hormones are primarily produced by the placenta, placental weight may be an indirect marker of hormone exposure during pregnancy...
  49. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer risk and ESR1 TA, ESR2 CA repeat polymorphisms
    Matthew H McIntyre
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2233-6. 2007
    ..Experimental evidence has suggested that estrogen receptor alpha (coded by the gene ESR1) might increase prostate cancer risk, whereas estrogen receptor beta (coded by the gene ESR2) might reduce prostate cancer risk...
  50. pmc Fatty acid synthase polymorphisms, tumor expression, body mass index, prostate cancer risk, and survival
    Paul L Nguyen
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:3958-64. 2010
    ..We examined whether common germline single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in the FASN gene affect prostate cancer (PCa) risk or PCa-specific mortality and whether these effects vary by body mass index (BMI)...
  51. pmc Statins and prostate cancer recurrence following radical prostatectomy or radiotherapy: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    H S Park
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Ann Oncol 24:1427-34. 2013
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint TMPRSS2:ERG gene fusion associated with lethal prostate cancer in a watchful waiting cohort
    F Demichelis
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115 6110, USA
    Oncogene 26:4596-9. 2007
    ..005). These data suggest that TMPRSS2:ERG fusion prostate cancers may have a more aggressive phenotype, possibly mediated through increased ERG expression...
  53. ncbi request reprint Maternal smoking during pregnancy and risk of brain tumors in the offspring. A prospective study of 1.4 million Swedish births
    Daniel R Brooks
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 15:997-1005. 2004
    ..We conducted a prospective study on a large birth cohort in Sweden...
  54. ncbi request reprint Telomere length predicts survival independent of genetic influences
    Stephanie L Bakaysa
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Aging Cell 6:769-74. 2007
    ..Twins with the shortest telomeres had a three times greater risk of death during the follow-up period than their co-twins with the longest telomere measurements [hazard ratio (RR) = 2.8, 95% confidence interval 1.1-7.3, P = 0.03]...
  55. ncbi request reprint Physical activity as a determinant of mortality in women
    Ylva Trolle-Lagerros
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 16:780-5. 2005
    ..We aimed to quantify the effect of physical activity on overall mortality in younger women and to assess the effect of past versus current activity...
  56. pmc A prospective study of plasma vitamin D metabolites, vitamin D receptor polymorphisms, and prostate cancer
    Haojie Li
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e103. 2007
    ..Few studies have explored the joint association of circulating vitamin D levels with VDR polymorphisms...
  57. ncbi request reprint Validity and reliability of self-reported total energy expenditure using a novel instrument
    Ylva Trolle Lagerros
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, SE 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:227-36. 2006
    ....
  58. pmc Average energy intake among pregnant women carrying a boy compared with a girl
    Rulla M Tamimi
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMJ 326:1245-6. 2003
  59. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy estriol, estradiol, progesterone and prolactin in relation to birth weight and other birth size variables (United States)
    Lorelei A Mucci
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:311-8. 2003
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Acrylamide intake and breast cancer risk in Swedish women
    Lorelei A Mucci
    JAMA 293:1326-7. 2005
  61. ncbi request reprint Gender of offspring and maternal risk of invasive epithelial ovarian cancer
    Inkyung Baik
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cancer Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2314-20. 2007
    ..Our findings suggest that hormonal and physiologic conditions in pregnancy with male, but not with female, offspring are associated with a lowered maternal risk of invasive epithelial ovarian cancer...
  62. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D and prostate cancer risk--a less sunny outlook?
    Lorelei A Mucci
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:759-61. 2008
  63. ncbi request reprint Test-retest reliability of colorectal testing questions on the Massachusetts Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)
    Brian D Bradbury
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Collaborative Drug Surveillance Program, 11 Muzzey Street, Lexington, MA 02421, USA
    Prev Med 41:303-11. 2005
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy in relation to prolactin, estrogens, and progesterone: a prospective study
    Pagona Lagiou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Obstet Gynecol 101:639-44. 2003
    ..To assess pregnancy hormone levels in relation to nausea with or without vomiting...