Genomes and Genes


Lawrence Kushi


Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA


  1. Wolff M, Teitelbaum S, McGovern K, Pinney S, Windham G, Galvez M, et al. Environmental phenols and pubertal development in girls. Environ Int. 2015;84:174-80 pubmed publisher
  2. Kwan M, Kroenke C, Sweeney C, Bernard P, Weltzien E, Castillo A, et al. Association of high obesity with PAM50 breast cancer intrinsic subtypes and gene expression. BMC Cancer. 2015;15:278 pubmed publisher
    ..ER expression may not increase correspondingly with increasing degree of obesity. Highly obese patients are more likely to have tumor subtypes associated with high proliferation and poorer prognosis. ..
  3. Gomez S, Shariff Marco S, Von Behren J, Kwan M, Kroenke C, Keegan T, et al. Representativeness of breast cancer cases in an integrated health care delivery system. BMC Cancer. 2015;15:688 pubmed publisher
  4. Gonzales F, Jones R, Deardorff J, Windham G, Hiatt R, Kushi L. Neighborhood deprivation, race/ethnicity, and urinary metal concentrations among young girls in California. Environ Int. 2016;91:29-39 pubmed publisher
    ..These differential distributions of exposures may contribute to environmental health disparities later in life. ..
  5. Wolff M, Pajak A, Pinney S, Windham G, Galvez M, Rybak M, et al. Associations of urinary phthalate and phenol biomarkers with menarche in a multiethnic cohort of young girls. Reprod Toxicol. 2017;67:56-64 pubmed publisher
    ..These analytes were also associated with age at breast development in this cohort. Findings from this prospective study suggest that some childhood exposures are associated with pubertal timing. ..
  6. Gould M, Sakoda L, Ritzwoller D, Simoff M, Neslund Dudas C, Kushi L, et al. Monitoring Lung Cancer Screening Utilization and Outcomes in Four Cancer Research Network Sites. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017;: pubmed publisher