Xuehong Zhang

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Associations of self-reported sleep duration and snoring with colorectal cancer risk in men and women
    Xuehong Zhang
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Sleep 36:681-8. 2013
  2. pmc Postmenopausal plasma sex hormone levels and breast cancer risk over 20 years of follow-up
    Xuehong Zhang
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 137:883-92. 2013
  3. pmc Prospective cohort studies of vitamin B-6 intake and colorectal cancer incidence: modification by time?
    Xuehong Zhang
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:874-81. 2012
  4. pmc Use of aspirin, other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and acetaminophen and postmenopausal breast cancer incidence
    Xuehong Zhang
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Channing Laboratory at Landmark Center, 401 Park Dr, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:3468-77. 2012
  5. pmc Blood donation and colorectal cancer incidence and mortality in men
    Xuehong Zhang
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e39319. 2012
  6. pmc Magnesium intake, plasma C-peptide, and colorectal cancer incidence in US women: a 28-year follow-up study
    X Zhang
    Department of Medicine, Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Br J Cancer 106:1335-41. 2012
  7. pmc Aspirin use, body mass index, physical activity, plasma C-peptide, and colon cancer risk in US health professionals
    Xuehong Zhang
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:459-67. 2011
  8. pmc A prospective study of intakes of zinc and heme iron and colorectal cancer risk in men and women
    Xuehong Zhang
    Channing Laboratory at Landmark Center West Wing, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1627-37. 2011
  9. pmc Prospective cohort studies of bowel movement frequency and laxative use and colorectal cancer incidence in US women and men
    Xuehong Zhang
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1015-24. 2013
  10. pmc Fruit and vegetable intake and risk of breast cancer by hormone receptor status
    Seungyoun Jung
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:219-36. 2013

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Associations of self-reported sleep duration and snoring with colorectal cancer risk in men and women
    Xuehong Zhang
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Sleep 36:681-8. 2013
    ..We assessed the relationship between sleep duration, snoring and colorectal cancer risk...
  2. pmc Postmenopausal plasma sex hormone levels and breast cancer risk over 20 years of follow-up
    Xuehong Zhang
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 137:883-92. 2013
    ..001) versus 0.6 (0.3-1.2; p (trend) = 0.35) for testosterone. One measure of circulating sex hormones in postmenopausal women can predict risk of hormone receptor positive breast cancer for up to 16-20 years...
  3. pmc Prospective cohort studies of vitamin B-6 intake and colorectal cancer incidence: modification by time?
    Xuehong Zhang
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:874-81. 2012
    ..The relation between vitamin B-6 intake and colorectal cancer risk remains uncertain...
  4. pmc Use of aspirin, other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and acetaminophen and postmenopausal breast cancer incidence
    Xuehong Zhang
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Channing Laboratory at Landmark Center, 401 Park Dr, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:3468-77. 2012
    ..We examined these associations with breast cancer, both overall and by molecular subtype...
  5. pmc Blood donation and colorectal cancer incidence and mortality in men
    Xuehong Zhang
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e39319. 2012
    ..Although blood donations may reduce body iron stores, to date, prospective data on frequent blood donation and colorectal cancer risk are limited...
  6. pmc Magnesium intake, plasma C-peptide, and colorectal cancer incidence in US women: a 28-year follow-up study
    X Zhang
    Department of Medicine, Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Br J Cancer 106:1335-41. 2012
    ..Laboratory studies suggest a possible role of magnesium intake in colorectal carcinogenesis but epidemiological evidence is inconclusive...
  7. pmc Aspirin use, body mass index, physical activity, plasma C-peptide, and colon cancer risk in US health professionals
    Xuehong Zhang
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:459-67. 2011
    ..10) for the low and 0.65 (95% CI: 0.46, 0.92) for the high group. Reductions in colon cancer risk associated with aspirin use were not significantly modified by body mass index, physical activity, or plasma C-peptide level in this study...
  8. pmc A prospective study of intakes of zinc and heme iron and colorectal cancer risk in men and women
    Xuehong Zhang
    Channing Laboratory at Landmark Center West Wing, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1627-37. 2011
    ..Our study does not support strong roles of zinc and heme iron intake in colorectal cancer risk; however, a suggestive inverse association of dietary zinc intake with rectal cancer risk in women requires further study...
  9. pmc Prospective cohort studies of bowel movement frequency and laxative use and colorectal cancer incidence in US women and men
    Xuehong Zhang
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1015-24. 2013
    ..The associations between bowel movement frequency, laxative use, and colorectal cancer incidence remain uncertain. No published studies have accounted for potential latency between these factors and colorectal cancer onset...
  10. pmc Fruit and vegetable intake and risk of breast cancer by hormone receptor status
    Seungyoun Jung
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:219-36. 2013
    ..Because ER(-) tumors account for only 15% to 20% of breast cancers, large pooled analyses are necessary to evaluate precisely the suspected inverse association between fruit and vegetable intake and risk of ER(-) breast cancer...
  11. pmc No association between garlic intake and risk of colorectal cancer
    Shasha Meng
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 37:152-5. 2013
    ..Although experimental studies suggested beneficial role of garlic intake on colorectal carcinogenesis, limited prospective cohort studies have evaluated garlic intake in relation to colorectal cancer (CRC) incidence...
  12. pmc Plasma adiponectin and soluble leptin receptor and risk of colorectal cancer: a prospective study
    Mingyang Song
    Division of Nutrition, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 6:875-85. 2013
    ..These findings support a role for adiponectin in colorectal carcinogenesis in men. Further studies are warranted to confirm these associations and elucidate potential underlying mechanisms...
  13. pmc Carotenoid intakes and risk of breast cancer defined by estrogen receptor and progesterone receptor status: a pooled analysis of 18 prospective cohort studies
    Xuehong Zhang
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:713-25. 2012
    ..Epidemiologic studies examining associations between carotenoid intakes and risk of breast cancer by estrogen receptor (ER) and progesterone receptor (PR) status are limited...
  14. pmc A 20-year prospective study of plasma prolactin as a risk marker of breast cancer development
    Shelley S Tworoger
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Res 73:4810-9. 2013
    ..This corresponds with biologic data that prolactin is etiologically important in tumor promotion...
  15. doi request reprint Calcium, vitamin D and colorectal cancer chemoprevention
    Xuehong Zhang
    Channing Laboratory at Landmark Center, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 25:485-94. 2011
    ..More study is warranted to determine the optimal intake levels and duration to reduce the colorectal cancer risk...
  16. doi request reprint Association between insomnia symptoms and mortality: a prospective study of U.S. men
    Yanping Li
    Channing Division of Network Medicine Y L, X Z, F B H, M S, J M, X G and Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine J W W, S R, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Departments of Nutrition F B H, M S, X G and Epidemiology F B H, M S, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    Circulation 129:737-46. 2014
    ..However, evidence regarding this association is mixed. Thus, we prospectively examined whether men with insomnia symptoms had an increased risk of mortality during 6 years of follow-up...
  17. pmc Risk of colon cancer and coffee, tea, and sugar-sweetened soft drink intake: pooled analysis of prospective cohort studies
    Xuehong Zhang
    Department of Nutrition, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 102:771-83. 2010
    ..The relationships between coffee, tea, and sugar-sweetened carbonated soft drink consumption and colon cancer risk remain unresolved...