L Ricks-Santi

Summary

Affiliation: Howard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc BRCA1 polymorphisms and breast cancer epidemiology in the Western New York exposures and breast cancer (WEB) study
    Luisel J Ricks-Santi
    National Human Genome Center at Howard University, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 37:504-11. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Identification of genetic risk associated with prostate cancer using ancestry informative markers
    L J Ricks-Santi
    Division of Genetics, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 15:359-64. 2012
  3. pmc p53 Pro72Arg polymorphism and prostate cancer in men of African descent
    L Ricks-Santi
    Howard University Cancer Center, College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Prostate 70:1739-45. 2010
  4. pmc Association of Rad51 polymorphism with DNA repair in BRCA1 mutation carriers and sporadic breast cancer risk
    Luisel J Ricks-Santi
    Howard University Cancer Center, 2041 Georgia Ave, NW Washington, DC 20060, USA
    BMC Cancer 11:278. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc BRCA1 polymorphisms and breast cancer epidemiology in the Western New York exposures and breast cancer (WEB) study
    Luisel J Ricks-Santi
    National Human Genome Center at Howard University, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 37:504-11. 2013
    ..08-4.93). The BRCA1 variants studied may play a role in the etiology of triple negative breast cancer and may interact with environmental factors such as hormone therapy or smoking and increase sporadic breast cancer risk...
  2. doi request reprint Identification of genetic risk associated with prostate cancer using ancestry informative markers
    L J Ricks-Santi
    Division of Genetics, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 15:359-64. 2012
    ..Given recent results from admixture mapping and genome-wide association studies for PCa in AA men, it is clear that many risk alleles are enriched in men with West African genetic ancestry...
  3. pmc p53 Pro72Arg polymorphism and prostate cancer in men of African descent
    L Ricks-Santi
    Howard University Cancer Center, College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Prostate 70:1739-45. 2010
    ..However, associations of this variant with cancer in men of African descent have not been explored. Herein, we tested the hypothesis that rs1042522 was associated with prostate cancer (PCa) risk...
  4. pmc Association of Rad51 polymorphism with DNA repair in BRCA1 mutation carriers and sporadic breast cancer risk
    Luisel J Ricks-Santi
    Howard University Cancer Center, 2041 Georgia Ave, NW Washington, DC 20060, USA
    BMC Cancer 11:278. 2011
    ..Here, we explore the relationships between the MSA and the Rad51 gene, which encodes a DNA repair enzyme that interacts with BRCA1 and BRCA2, in BRCA1 mutation carriers and women with sporadic breast cancer...