Kathryn Terry

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Recent alcohol consumption and risk of incident ovarian carcinoma: a pooled analysis of 5,342 cases and 10,358 controls from the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Population Health Research, Alberta Health Services Cancer Care, AB, Canada
    BMC Cancer 13:28. 2013
  2. pmc Genital powder use and risk of ovarian cancer: a pooled analysis of 8,525 cases and 9,859 controls
    Kathryn L Terry
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 6:811-21. 2013
  3. pmc Telomere length and genetic variation in telomere maintenance genes in relation to ovarian cancer risk
    Kathryn L Terry
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:504-12. 2012
  4. pmc Reproductive characteristics and risk of uterine leiomyomata
    Kathryn L Terry
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Fertil Steril 94:2703-7. 2010
  5. pmc Genetic variation in CYP11A1 and StAR in relation to endometrial cancer risk
    Kathryn Terry
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, United States
    Gynecol Oncol 117:255-9. 2010
  6. pmc Common genetic variation in IGF1, IGFBP1 and IGFBP3 and ovarian cancer risk
    Kathryn L Terry
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:2042-6. 2009
  7. pmc MTHFR polymorphisms in relation to ovarian cancer risk
    Kathryn L Terry
    Ob Gyn Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 119:319-24. 2010
  8. pmc MDM2 SNP309 is associated with endometrial cancer risk
    Kathryn Terry
    Department of Epidemiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:983-6. 2008
  9. pmc Coffee intake, variants in genes involved in caffeine metabolism, and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Joanne Kotsopoulos
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:335-44. 2009
  10. pmc Genetic variation in the progesterone receptor gene and ovarian cancer risk
    Kathryn L Terry
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:442-51. 2005

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc Recent alcohol consumption and risk of incident ovarian carcinoma: a pooled analysis of 5,342 cases and 10,358 controls from the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Population Health Research, Alberta Health Services Cancer Care, AB, Canada
    BMC Cancer 13:28. 2013
    ..Because OC and ovarian borderline tumor histologic types differ genetically, molecularly and clinically, large numbers are needed to estimate risk associations...
  2. pmc Genital powder use and risk of ovarian cancer: a pooled analysis of 8,525 cases and 9,859 controls
    Kathryn L Terry
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 6:811-21. 2013
    ..In summary, genital powder use is a modifiable exposure associated with small-to-moderate increases in risk of most histologic subtypes of epithelial ovarian cancer...
  3. pmc Telomere length and genetic variation in telomere maintenance genes in relation to ovarian cancer risk
    Kathryn L Terry
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:504-12. 2012
    ..Shorter telomeres in peripheral blood leukocytes (PBL) have been associated with elevated cancer risk. Furthermore, genetic variants in and around the TERT gene have been implicated in carcinogenesis...
  4. pmc Reproductive characteristics and risk of uterine leiomyomata
    Kathryn L Terry
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Fertil Steril 94:2703-7. 2010
    ..To evaluate whether menstrual and reproductive characteristics may influence development of uterine leiomyomata since sex steroid hormones have been hypothesized to play a role in their development...
  5. pmc Genetic variation in CYP11A1 and StAR in relation to endometrial cancer risk
    Kathryn Terry
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, United States
    Gynecol Oncol 117:255-9. 2010
    ..Given the role of estrogens in endometrial carcinogenesis, we hypothesized that genetic variation in StAR and CYP11A1 genes may influence endometrial cancer risk...
  6. pmc Common genetic variation in IGF1, IGFBP1 and IGFBP3 and ovarian cancer risk
    Kathryn L Terry
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:2042-6. 2009
    ..Of particular interest was the IGFBP3 SNP rs2270628, which was associated with both increased IGF1 plasma levels and higher ovarian cancer risk...
  7. pmc MTHFR polymorphisms in relation to ovarian cancer risk
    Kathryn L Terry
    Ob Gyn Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 119:319-24. 2010
    ..Thus, we examined ovarian cancer risk in relation to two functional polymorphisms (C677T and A1298C) in the MTHFR gene...
  8. pmc MDM2 SNP309 is associated with endometrial cancer risk
    Kathryn Terry
    Department of Epidemiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:983-6. 2008
    ..87; 95% confidence interval, 1.29-2.73) for endometrial cancer. We observed no association between age at diagnosis and genotype. Women carrying two copies of the MDM2 SNP309 variant may be at greater risk of endometrial cancer...
  9. pmc Coffee intake, variants in genes involved in caffeine metabolism, and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Joanne Kotsopoulos
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:335-44. 2009
    ..Furthermore, we did not observe any clear gene-environment interactions between caffeine metabolizing genes and ovarian cancer. Future studies evaluating mechanisms by which coffee mediates this relationship are warranted...
  10. pmc Genetic variation in the progesterone receptor gene and ovarian cancer risk
    Kathryn L Terry
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:442-51. 2005
    ..76, 95% confidence interval: 0.62, 0.92). Associations were similar after stratifying by ovarian cancer histologies and risk factors...
  11. pmc Talc use, variants of the GSTM1, GSTT1, and NAT2 genes, and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Margaret A Gates
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2436-44. 2008
    ..These results suggest that women with certain genetic variants may have a higher risk of ovarian cancer associated with genital talc use. Additional research is needed on these interactions and the underlying biological mechanisms...
  12. pmc Correlates of the preoperative level of CA125 at presentation of ovarian cancer
    Daniel W Cramer
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 119:462-8. 2010
    ..We examined the effect of epidemiologic variables and tumor features on CA125 at diagnosis and their effects on survival...
  13. pmc Androgen receptor cytosine, adenine, guanine repeats, and haplotypes in relation to ovarian cancer risk
    Kathryn L Terry
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Res 65:5974-81. 2005
    ..Our results suggest that possession of two long AR alleles (> or = 22 CAG repeats) may be associated with increased risk of ovarian cancer compared with women with two short AR alleles (<22 CAG repeats)...
  14. pmc Breast cancer susceptibility alleles and ovarian cancer risk in 2 study populations
    Margaret A Gates
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:729-33. 2009
    ..16-1.18 per allele at the alpha=0.05 level in the pooled analysis. Our results do not provide strong support for an association between these breast cancer susceptibility alleles and epithelial ovarian cancer risk...
  15. ncbi request reprint Interaction between CYP1A1 polymorphic variants and dietary exposures influencing ovarian cancer risk
    Kathryn L Terry
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:187-90. 2003
    ..Significant interaction may exist between polymorphic variants of CYP1A1 and caffeine that could explain weak or inconsistent associations between caffeine and ovarian cancer when genotype has not been considered...
  16. doi request reprint Risk of Ovarian Cancer and the NF-κB Pathway: Genetic Association with IL1A and TNFSF10
    Bridget Charbonneau
    Authors Affiliations Departments of Health Sciences Research, Division of Epidemiology, Medical Oncology, Health Sciences Research, Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Immunology, and Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Division of Experimental Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Division of Population Sciences, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida Channing Division of Network Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen Departments of Gynecology and Obstetrics, and Pathology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway Departments for Health Evidence, Urology, and Gynaecology, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen Comprehensive Cancer Center The Netherlands, Utrecht, the Netherlands Cancer Epidemiology Centre, The Cancer Council Victoria Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytical Epidemiology, Department of Pathology, and Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre
    Cancer Res 74:852-61. 2014
    ..Further investigation of how these SNPs might modify ovarian cancer associations with other inflammation-related risk factors is warranted. Cancer Res; 74(3); 852-61. ©2013 AACR. ..
  17. pmc Lycopene and other carotenoid intake in relation to risk of uterine leiomyomata
    Kathryn L Terry
    Channing Laboratory, The Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:37.e1-8. 2008
    ..Carotenoids have antioxidant properties and have been associated with reduced risks of some cancers. We hypothesized that carotenoid intake may reduce the risk of diagnosed uterine leiomyoma (UL)...
  18. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of infertility due to ovulatory disorders, ovulation induction, and incidence of breast cancer
    Kathryn L Terry
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:2484-9. 2006
    ..Anovulation has been hypothesized to decrease the risk of breast cancer. Therefore, infertility attributed to ovulatory disorders and ovulation-induction therapy may influence breast cancer risk...
  19. ncbi request reprint Incessant ovulation, mucin 1 immunity, and risk for ovarian cancer
    Kathryn L Terry
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 221 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:30-5. 2007
    ..In this study, we examined whether the total number of ovulatory cycles decreases the likelihood of anti-MUC1 antibodies and provides an immune basis for the association between "incessant ovulation" and ovarian cancer risk...
  20. pmc Blood and urine markers for ovarian cancer: a comprehensive review
    Kathryn L Terry
    Ob Gyn Center Epidemiology Center, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Dis Markers 20:53-70. 2004