A W Hsing

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Rising incidence of biliary tract cancers in Shanghai, China
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7368, USA
    Int J Cancer 75:368-70. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for colorectal cancer in a prospective study among U.S. white men
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 77:549-53. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer, benign prostatic hyperplasia and physical activity in Shanghai, China
    J V Lacey
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 30:341-9. 2001
  4. pmc Reproductive factors and risks of biliary tract cancers and stones: a population-based study in Shanghai, China
    G Andreotti
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Br J Cancer 102:1185-9. 2010
  5. pmc Body size and the risk of biliary tract cancer: a population-based study in China
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7324, USA
    Br J Cancer 99:811-5. 2008
  6. pmc Diabetes in relation to biliary tract cancer and stones: a population-based study in Shanghai, China
    F M Shebl
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Br J Cancer 103:115-9. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Body size and prostate cancer: a population-based case-control study in China
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute Bethesda, Maryland 20852 7234, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:1335-41. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin-like growth factors and prostate cancer: a population-based case-control study in China
    A P Chokkalingam
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:421-7. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer risk and serum levels of insulin and leptin: a population-based study
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 93:783-9. 2001
  10. pmc Metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance in relation to biliary tract cancer and stone risks: a population-based study in Shanghai, China
    F M Shebl
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    Br J Cancer 105:1424-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Rising incidence of biliary tract cancers in Shanghai, China
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7368, USA
    Int J Cancer 75:368-70. 1998
    ..The increase in incidence was seen for all 3 subsites, both sexes, and all age groups. Future studies are needed to identify reasons for the large increases in these rates...
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for colorectal cancer in a prospective study among U.S. white men
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 77:549-53. 1998
    ..Our findings support previous reports that a high intake of red meat and a sedentary life-style may increase the risk of colon cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer, benign prostatic hyperplasia and physical activity in Shanghai, China
    J V Lacey
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 30:341-9. 2001
    ....
  4. pmc Reproductive factors and risks of biliary tract cancers and stones: a population-based study in Shanghai, China
    G Andreotti
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Br J Cancer 102:1185-9. 2010
    ..Parity has been linked to gallbladder cancer and gallstones, but the effects of other reproductive factors are less clear...
  5. pmc Body size and the risk of biliary tract cancer: a population-based study in China
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7324, USA
    Br J Cancer 99:811-5. 2008
    ..The increasing prevalence of obesity and cholesterol stones in Shanghai seems at least partly responsible for the rising incidence of gall bladder cancer in Shanghai...
  6. pmc Diabetes in relation to biliary tract cancer and stones: a population-based study in Shanghai, China
    F M Shebl
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Br J Cancer 103:115-9. 2010
    ..Biliary tract cancers are rare but fatal malignancies. Diabetes has been related to biliary stones, but its association with biliary tract cancers is less conclusive...
  7. ncbi request reprint Body size and prostate cancer: a population-based case-control study in China
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute Bethesda, Maryland 20852 7234, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:1335-41. 2000
    ..Additional research is needed to confirm these findings in prospective studies, especially in Western populations where abdominal obesity is much more common, and to clarify the underlying hormonal mechanisms involved...
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin-like growth factors and prostate cancer: a population-based case-control study in China
    A P Chokkalingam
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:421-7. 2001
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  9. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer risk and serum levels of insulin and leptin: a population-based study
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 93:783-9. 2001
    ..Because leptin and insulin are related to body fat distribution, we examined whether leptin and insulin were associated with prostate cancer risk...
  10. pmc Metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance in relation to biliary tract cancer and stone risks: a population-based study in Shanghai, China
    F M Shebl
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    Br J Cancer 105:1424-9. 2011
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  11. ncbi request reprint Polymorphic CAG and GGN repeat lengths in the androgen receptor gene and prostate cancer risk: a population-based case-control study in China
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20852 7234, USA
    Cancer Res 60:5111-6. 2000
    ..Because of the significance of AR in prostate cancer, investigation of factors that interact with the polyglutamine region of the AR gene to alter AR function and modulate prostate cancer risk is an important area for future research...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk of prostate cancer and family history of cancer: a population-based study in China
    Y Bai
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH DHHS, 6120 Executive Blvd, Room 7106, MSC 7236 Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 8:60-5. 2005
    ..Larger studies are needed to confirm these findings, and to clarify the genetic and lifestyle factors that may be involved...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cigarette and alcohol consumption and the risk of colorectal cancer in Shanghai, China
    B T Ji
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 8120, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 11:237-44. 2002
    ..Although cigarette smoking and alcohol drinking in general were not risk factors for colorectal cancers in Shanghai, there were small excess risks for rectal cancer among heavy smokers and colon cancer among heavy drinkers...
  14. ncbi request reprint International trends and patterns of prostate cancer incidence and mortality
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20852 7234, USA
    Int J Cancer 85:60-7. 2000
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Risk of stomach cancer in relation to consumption of cigarettes, alcohol, tea and coffee in Warsaw, Poland
    W H Chow
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 81:871-6. 1999
    ..Our findings confirm an association with cigarette smoking, which is estimated to account for approximately 20% of stomach cancers diagnosed among Warsaw residents during the study period...
  16. pmc Gallstones and the risk of biliary tract cancer: a population-based study in China
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20852 7234, USA
    Br J Cancer 97:1577-82. 2007
    ..9 vs 2.8 grams; P=0.001). We estimate that in Shanghai 80% (95% CI 75-84%), 59% (56-61%), and 41% (29-59%) of gallbladder, bile duct, and ampulla of Vater cancers, respectively, could be attributed to gallstones...
  17. pmc Aspirin but not ibuprofen use is associated with reduced risk of prostate cancer: a PLCO study
    F M Shebl
    Department of Human Health and Services, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, MD, USA
    Br J Cancer 107:207-14. 2012
    ..Although most epidemiological studies suggest that non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use is inversely associated with prostate cancer risk, the magnitude and specificity of this association remain unclear...
  18. ncbi request reprint Variants in circadian genes and prostate cancer risk: a population-based study in China
    L W Chu
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Office of Preventive Oncology, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 11:342-8. 2008
    ..5, 95% CI, 0.3-1.0) as compared to the GG genotype. Our findings, although in need of confirmation, suggest that variations in circadian genes may alter prostate cancer risk and some biological processes may modify this effect...
  19. ncbi request reprint International trends and patterns of primary liver cancer
    K A McGlynn
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA. mcglynnkmail.nih.gov
    Int J Cancer 94:290-6. 2001
    ..Further progress against PLC may be seen in the developing world once the HBV-vaccinated segment of the population reaches adulthood. Published 2001 Wiley-Liss, Inc...
  20. pmc Benign prostatic hyperplasia and subsequent risk of bladder cancer
    D Kang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7234, USA
    Br J Cancer 96:1475-9. 2007
    ..74, respectively. These findings suggest that BPH overall is not associated with bladder cancer risk. However, among men treated with TURP, particularly those with other comorbid GU tract conditions, risk of bladder cancer was elevated...
  21. ncbi request reprint Polymorphic markers in the SRD5A2 gene and prostate cancer risk: a population-based case-control study
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20852 7234, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:1077-82. 2001
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  22. ncbi request reprint Hormones and prostate cancer: what's next?
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, EPS MSC 7234, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20852 7234, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 23:42-58. 2001
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  23. pmc Polymorphism of the insulin gene is associated with increased prostate cancer risk
    G Y F Ho
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Eistein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Br J Cancer 88:263-9. 2003
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  24. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms, insulin-like growth factors, and prostate cancer risk: a population-based case-control study in China
    A P Chokkalingam
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Cancer Res 61:4333-6. 2001
    ..Our findings in a low-risk population suggest that the IGF and vitamin D regulatory systems may interact to affect prostate cancer risk. Larger studies are needed to confirm these findings and clarify the underlying mechanisms...
  25. ncbi request reprint Beta-catenin mutations in biliary tract cancers: a population-based study in China
    A Rashid
    Department of Pathology, M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4095, USA
    Cancer Res 61:3406-9. 2001
    ..04) and in papillary adenocarcinomas than other histological types of carcinomas (P = 0.02). These results suggest that the molecular pathways of biliary tract neoplasms vary by anatomical subsite and histological subtype...