Geoffrey C Kabat

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Estrogen metabolism and breast cancer
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Stony Brook University, New York, USA
    Epidemiology 17:80-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Shift work, light at night, and breast cancer on Long Island, New York
    Erin S O'Leary
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8036, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:358-66. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Electric blanket use and breast cancer on Long Island
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Epidemiology 14:514-20. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint One-carbon metabolism, MTHFR polymorphisms, and risk of breast cancer
    Jia Chen
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Cancer Res 65:1606-14. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Variants in estrogen metabolism and biosynthesis genes and urinary estrogen metabolites in women with a family history of breast cancer
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 102:111-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Wire coding in the EMF and Breast Cancer on Long Island Study: relationship to magnetic fields
    Erin S O'Leary
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 8036, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 13:283-93. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Intake of antioxidant nutrients and risk of non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in the Women's Health Initiative
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Nutr Cancer 64:245-54. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and lung cancer risk in women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Epidemiology 18:607-12. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of pubertal development in a multi-ethnic population of nine-year-old girls
    Julie A Britton
    Division of Environmental Health Science, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:179-87. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of risk factors for breast cancer and attitudes toward mammography among women who are current, ex- and non-smokers
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 8036, USA
    Women Health 36:65-82. 2002

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Estrogen metabolism and breast cancer
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Stony Brook University, New York, USA
    Epidemiology 17:80-8. 2006
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  2. ncbi request reprint Shift work, light at night, and breast cancer on Long Island, New York
    Erin S O'Leary
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8036, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:358-66. 2006
    ..Furthermore, overall and evening shift work were not significant factors, and analyses of overnight shift workers yielded reduced risk estimates. The study thus provides mixed evidence for the light-at-night hypothesis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Electric blanket use and breast cancer on Long Island
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Epidemiology 14:514-20. 2003
    ..Exposure to electromagnetic fields (EMF) has been hypothesized to increase the risk of breast cancer by inhibiting the normal nocturnal rise in melatonin levels...
  4. ncbi request reprint One-carbon metabolism, MTHFR polymorphisms, and risk of breast cancer
    Jia Chen
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Cancer Res 65:1606-14. 2005
    ..96) or total folate intake (OR, 1.71; 95% CI, 1.08-2.71). From a public heath perspective, it is important to identify risk factors, such as low B vitamin consumption, that may guide an effective prevention strategy against the disease...
  5. ncbi request reprint Variants in estrogen metabolism and biosynthesis genes and urinary estrogen metabolites in women with a family history of breast cancer
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 102:111-7. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Wire coding in the EMF and Breast Cancer on Long Island Study: relationship to magnetic fields
    Erin S O'Leary
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 8036, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 13:283-93. 2003
    ..Results also suggest that wire codes are a proxy measure, to some degree, for current in-home magnetic field measurements in this study...
  7. doi request reprint Intake of antioxidant nutrients and risk of non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in the Women's Health Initiative
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Nutr Cancer 64:245-54. 2012
    ..lowest quartile 0.69, 95% CI 0.49-0.98). Overall, this study provides some evidence of inverse associations of intake of total vitamin A and total vitamin C with the risk of NHL and diffuse lymphoma, respectively...
  8. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and lung cancer risk in women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Epidemiology 18:607-12. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of pubertal development in a multi-ethnic population of nine-year-old girls
    Julie A Britton
    Division of Environmental Health Science, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:179-87. 2004
    ..Early age at menarche increases future disease risk. Secular decline in age at menarche has been attributed to body size characteristics, diet, and energy expenditure. Risk factors for puberty have been less frequently explored...
  10. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of risk factors for breast cancer and attitudes toward mammography among women who are current, ex- and non-smokers
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 8036, USA
    Women Health 36:65-82. 2002
    ..Current smokers, but not ex-smokers, perceived more barriers and fewer benefits of mammography, than never smokers...
  11. ncbi request reprint The Long Island Breast Cancer Study Project: description of a multi-institutional collaboration to identify environmental risk factors for breast cancer
    Marilie D Gammon
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 74:235-54. 2002
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  12. ncbi request reprint Dietary flavonoid intake and breast cancer risk among women on Long Island
    Brian N Fink
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:514-23. 2007
    ..These results suggest that US women can consume sufficient levels of flavonoids to benefit from their potential chemopreventive effects...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dietary flavonoid intake and breast cancer survival among women on Long Island
    Brian N Fink
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2285-92. 2007
    ..However, the effects of flavonoids on survival are not known. In a population-based cohort of breast cancer patients, we investigated whether dietary flavonoid intake before diagnosis is associated with subsequent survival...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fruits, vegetables, and micronutrients in relation to breast cancer modified by menopause and hormone receptor status
    Mia M Gaudet
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1485-94. 2004
    ..Our results support an inverse association for fruit and vegetable intake among postmenopausal but not premenopausal breast cancer, which may be more pronounced among women with ER+ tumors...
  15. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke and breast cancer incidence
    Marilie D Gammon
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, CB 7435 McGavern Greenberg Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Res 96:176-85. 2004
    ..42 for ER+ PR+, 95% CI, 1.00, 2.00). Our data suggest that if there is an effect for ETS on breast cancer, that effect is restricted to selected subgroups of women, such as those with long-term exposure from a smoking spouse...
  16. ncbi request reprint Does excess iron play a role in breast carcinogenesis? An unresolved hypothesis
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:1047-53. 2007
    ..Ultimately, it is important to determine whether iron levels in the breast and iron-induced pathology are higher in women who go on to develop breast cancer compared to women who do not...
  17. ncbi request reprint Dietary iron and heme iron intake and risk of breast cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1306-8. 2007
    ..However, further cohort studies with repeated measurement of iron intake are warranted...
  18. ncbi request reprint Construction of a flavonoid database for assessing intake in a population-based sample of women on Long Island, New York
    Brian N Fink
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Nutr Cancer 56:57-66. 2006
    ..Each class of flavonoids and lignans exhibited a wide range of intake levels. This database is useful to quantify flavonoid and lignan intake for other observational studies conducted in the United States that utilize the Block FFQ...
  19. ncbi request reprint Re: "Use of electric bedding devices and risk of breast cancer in African-American women"
    Erin S O'Leary
    Am J Epidemiol 159:1201; author reply 1201-2. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Environmental toxins and breast cancer on Long Island. II. Organochlorine compound levels in blood
    Marilie D Gammon
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:686-97. 2002
    ..These findings, based on the largest number of samples analyzed to date among primarily white women, do not support the hypothesis that organochlorines increase breast cancer risk among Long Island women...
  21. ncbi request reprint Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-DNA adducts and breast cancer: a pooled analysis
    Marilie D Gammon
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Arch Environ Health 59:640-9. 2004
    ..These data provide only modest support for an association between PAH-DNA adducts and breast cancer development...
  22. ncbi request reprint Fruits, vegetables, and micronutrient intake in relation to breast cancer survival
    Brian N Fink
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 98:199-208. 2006
    ..To determine whether fruit, vegetable, and micronutrient intake 1 year prior to breast cancer diagnosis is associated with a reduction in the subsequent risk of all-cause or breast cancer-specific mortality...
  23. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke and coronary heart disease mortality in the United States--a meta-analysis and critique
    James E Enstrom
    Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 18:199-210. 2006
    ..An objective assessment of the available epidemiologic evidence indicates that the association of ETS with CHD death in U.S. never smokers is very weak. Previous assessments appear to have overestimated the strength of the association...
  24. ncbi request reprint Residential environmental exposures and other characteristics associated with detectable PAH-DNA adducts in peripheral mononuclear cells in a population-based sample of adult females
    Sumitra Shantakumar
    Department of Epidemiology, CB 7435 McGavran Greenberg Hall, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 15:482-90. 2005
    ..These data suggest that PAH-DNA adducts detected in a population-based sample of adult women with ambient exposure levels reflect some key residential PAH exposure sources assessed in this study, such as cigarette smoking...
  25. ncbi request reprint Environmental toxins and breast cancer on Long Island. I. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon DNA adducts
    Marilie D Gammon
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:677-85. 2002
    ..These data indicate that PAH-DNA adduct formation may influence breast cancer development, although the association does not appear to be dose dependent and may have a threshold effect...