E A Platz

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and benign prostatic hyperplasia
    E A Platz
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 158:2349-56. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Racial variation in insulin-like growth factor-1 and binding protein-3 concentrations in middle-aged men
    E A Platz
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:1107-10. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Racial variation in prostate cancer incidence and in hormonal system markers among male health professionals
    E A Platz
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:2009-17. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of plasma insulin-like growth factor-1 and binding protein-3 and risk of colorectal neoplasia in women
    E Giovannucci
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:345-9. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Vertex balding, plasma insulin-like growth factor 1, and insulin-like growth factor binding protein 3
    E A Platz
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 42:1003-7. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Association between markers of the metabolic syndrome and lower urinary tract symptoms in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)
    S Rohrmann
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:310-6. 2005
  7. pmc Circulating leukocyte telomere length and risk of overall and aggressive prostate cancer
    B Julin
    1 Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA 2 Department of Epidemiology, Program in Genetic Epidemiology and Statistical Genetics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA 3 Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 112:769-76. 2015
  8. ncbi request reprint No association between the I105V polymorphism of the glutathione S-transferase P1 gene (GSTP1) and prostate cancer risk: a prospective study
    T F Shepard
    The Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology, Department of Adult Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:1267-8. 2000
  9. pmc Gonorrhoea and male bladder cancer in a prospective study
    D S Michaud
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Br J Cancer 96:169-71. 2007

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and benign prostatic hyperplasia
    E A Platz
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 158:2349-56. 1998
    ..Therefore, we assessed whether physical activity leads to fewer lower urinary tract symptoms in the Health Professionals Follow-up Study...
  2. ncbi request reprint Racial variation in insulin-like growth factor-1 and binding protein-3 concentrations in middle-aged men
    E A Platz
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:1107-10. 1999
    ..Although differences in circulating IGF-1 do not seem to account for the greater prostate cancer risk among African-American men, their absolute lower levels of IGFBP-3 may be contributory...
  3. ncbi request reprint Racial variation in prostate cancer incidence and in hormonal system markers among male health professionals
    E A Platz
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:2009-17. 2000
    ..Whether differences in the distribution of known or suspected risk factors among racial groups explain this variation is unknown...
  4. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of plasma insulin-like growth factor-1 and binding protein-3 and risk of colorectal neoplasia in women
    E Giovannucci
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:345-9. 2000
    ..These analyses indicate that high levels of circulating IGF-1 and particularly low levels of IGFBP-3 are associated independently with an elevated risk of large or tubulovillous/villous colorectal adenoma and cancer...
  5. ncbi request reprint Vertex balding, plasma insulin-like growth factor 1, and insulin-like growth factor binding protein 3
    E A Platz
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 42:1003-7. 2000
    ..The association of its major carrier protein, insulin-like growth factor binding protein 3 (IGFBP-3), with male pattern hair loss has not been examined...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association between markers of the metabolic syndrome and lower urinary tract symptoms in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)
    S Rohrmann
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:310-6. 2005
    ..To examine the association of components of the metabolic syndrome with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), which often result from prostate enlargement and heightened tone of prostate and bladder smooth muscle...
  7. pmc Circulating leukocyte telomere length and risk of overall and aggressive prostate cancer
    B Julin
    1 Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA 2 Department of Epidemiology, Program in Genetic Epidemiology and Statistical Genetics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA 3 Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 112:769-76. 2015
    ..Recent large-scale prospective studies suggest that long telomeres are associated with an increase cancer risk, counter to conventional wisdom...
  8. ncbi request reprint No association between the I105V polymorphism of the glutathione S-transferase P1 gene (GSTP1) and prostate cancer risk: a prospective study
    T F Shepard
    The Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology, Department of Adult Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:1267-8. 2000
  9. pmc Gonorrhoea and male bladder cancer in a prospective study
    D S Michaud
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Br J Cancer 96:169-71. 2007
    ..92, 95% CI=1.10-3.33). Our finding warrants further examination of the role of gonorrhoea in bladder carcinogenesis...