Bu Tian Ji

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Occupation and pancreatic cancer risk in Shanghai, China
    B T Ji
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Ind Med 35:76-81. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking and colorectal hyperplastic and adenomatous polyps
    Bu Tian Ji
    National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8120, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:897-901. 2006
  3. pmc Occupation and breast cancer risk among Shanghai women in a population-based cohort study
    Bu Tian Ji
    National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:100-10. 2008
  4. 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
  5. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to pesticides and pancreatic cancer
    B T Ji
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Ind Med 39:92-9. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Occupation and adult-onset asthma among Chinese women in a population-based cohort
    Srmena Krstev
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:265-73. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Ginseng intake and gastric cancer risk in the Shanghai Women's Health Study cohort
    Farin Kamangar
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Room 3034, Bethesda, MD 20892 7232, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:629-30. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Commuting physical activity and risk of colon cancer in Shanghai, China
    Lifang Hou
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:860-7. 2004
  9. pmc Occupation and chronic bronchitis among Chinese women
    Srmena Krstev
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:64-71. 2008
  10. pmc Combining a job-exposure matrix with exposure measurements to assess occupational exposure to benzene in a population cohort in shanghai, china
    Melissa C Friesen
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 56:80-91. 2012

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Occupation and pancreatic cancer risk in Shanghai, China
    B T Ji
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Ind Med 35:76-81. 1999
    ..Any association between occupation and pancreatic cancer risk has not been conclusively demonstrated. A population-based case-control study was conducted to examine occupational risks of pancreatic cancer in Shanghai, China...
  2. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking and colorectal hyperplastic and adenomatous polyps
    Bu Tian Ji
    National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8120, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:897-901. 2006
    ..In conclusion, tobacco use, particularly recent use, increases risk for both adenomatous and hyperplastic polyps, but the risks are substantially greater for hyperplastic lesions...
  3. pmc Occupation and breast cancer risk among Shanghai women in a population-based cohort study
    Bu Tian Ji
    National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:100-10. 2008
    ..A total of 74,942 female subjects were recruited in a population-based cohort study in Shanghai, China between 1997 and 2000. We examined the relationship between occupation and breast cancer risk...
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to pesticides and pancreatic cancer
    B T Ji
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Ind Med 39:92-9. 2001
    ..An increased risk of exposure to pesticides for pancreatic cancer has been suggested in a number of epidemiologic studies...
  6. ncbi request reprint Occupation and adult-onset asthma among Chinese women in a population-based cohort
    Srmena Krstev
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:265-73. 2007
    ..We examined the associations between occupation and asthma among women in a case-control study nested in the population-based Shanghai Women's Health Study cohort in China...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ginseng intake and gastric cancer risk in the Shanghai Women's Health Study cohort
    Farin Kamangar
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Room 3034, Bethesda, MD 20892 7232, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:629-30. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Commuting physical activity and risk of colon cancer in Shanghai, China
    Lifang Hou
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:860-7. 2004
    ..54 for men; OR = 7.42, 95% CI: 2.84, 10.01 for women). Our results suggest that regular and frequent physical activity over a long period of time protects from colon cancer and significantly modifies the body mass index-associated risk...
  9. pmc Occupation and chronic bronchitis among Chinese women
    Srmena Krstev
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:64-71. 2008
    ..To examine the association between occupation and chronic bronchitis among a cross section of Chinese women who participated in the Shanghai Women's Health Study...
  10. pmc Combining a job-exposure matrix with exposure measurements to assess occupational exposure to benzene in a population cohort in shanghai, china
    Melissa C Friesen
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 56:80-91. 2012
    ..Our aim was to better discriminate between job, industry, and time differences in exposure levels compared to using a JEM alone...
  11. pmc Urinary prostaglandin E2 metabolite and gastric cancer risk in the Shanghai women's health study
    Linda M Dong
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:3075-8. 2009
    ..pylori status, and for cases diagnosed within 46 months after study enrollment. Our findings suggest that higher levels of urinary PGE-M, a marker of inflammation, may be associated with gastric cancer risk...
  12. pmc Night-shift work and breast cancer risk in a cohort of Chinese women
    Anjoeka Pronk
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 8111, MSC 7240, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:953-9. 2010
    ..There were no indications of effect modification. The lack of an association between night-shift work and breast cancer adds to the inconsistent epidemiologic evidence. It may be premature to consider shift work a cause of cancer...
  13. pmc Family cancer history affecting risk of colorectal cancer in a prospective cohort of Chinese women
    Gwen Murphy
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Office of Preventive Oncology, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:1517-21. 2009
    ..Our cohort results suggest that consistent with findings from Western populations, having a family history of colorectal cancer may influence colorectal cancer risk to a similar extent in a low-risk population...
  14. doi request reprint Nightshift work job exposure matrices and urinary 6-sulfatoxymelatonin levels among healthy Chinese women
    Bu Tian Ji
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 38:553-9. 2012
    ..We examined the association between aMT6s levels and shift work estimated by a job exposure matrix (JEM) among healthy participants of the Shanghai Women's Health Study...
  15. pmc Mitochondrial DNA copy number and risk of gastric cancer: a report from the Shanghai Women's Health Study
    Linda M Liao
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 8003, MSC 7240, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1944-9. 2011
    ..mtDNA copy number in leukocyte DNA has also been linked to several other cancers, although the temporal relationship between mtDNA and cancer has not been adequately explored...
  16. pmc Menstrual and reproductive factors and gastric cancer risk in a large prospective study of women
    Neal D Freedman
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Gut 56:1671-7. 2007
    ..Gastric cancer incidence rates are consistently lower in women than men in both high and low-risk regions worldwide. Sex hormones, such as progesterone and estrogen, may protect women against gastric cancer...
  17. pmc Body mass index and colon cancer risk in Chinese people: menopause as an effect modifier
    Lifang Hou
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Blvd EPS Suite 511, MSC 7240, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Eur J Cancer 42:84-90. 2006
    ..91) and 0.7 (95% CI 0.5-0.95), respectively. Our findings suggest that BMI predicts colon cancer risk in both genders. Among women, however, the risk is modified by menopause status, possibly through altered endogenous oestrogen levels...
  18. pmc Validity of a physical activity questionnaire in Shanghai
    Tricia M Peters
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:2222-30. 2010
    ..Because available PAQ may not capture the full range of PA in which urban Chinese adults engage, a PAQ was developed for this purpose. We examined the validity of this PAQ and the 1-yr stability of PA in 545 urban Shanghai adults...
  19. pmc Accelerometer-measured physical activity in Chinese adults
    Tricia M Peters
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:583-91. 2010
    ..Following adoption of a Western lifestyle, China is experiencing a decline in physical activity levels, which is projected to contribute to future increases in the burden of chronic diseases...
  20. pmc Personal use of hair dye and cancer risk in a prospective cohort of Chinese women
    Julie Bloch Mendelsohn
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Sci 100:1088-91. 2009
    ..We generally found no evidence of an association between personal use of hair dye and cancer risk, although our study is limited by small numbers for certain cancer types...
  21. pmc Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons: determinants of urinary 1-hydroxypyrene glucuronide concentration and risk of colorectal cancer in the Shanghai Women's Health Study
    Jonathan N Hofmann
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:282. 2013
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  22. ncbi request reprint CYP1A1 Val462 and NQO1 Ser187 polymorphisms, cigarette use, and risk for colorectal adenoma
    Lifang Hou
    Department of Human and Health Services, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Pediatric Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Carcinogenesis 26:1122-8. 2005
    ..002). In summary, joint carriage of CYP1A1 Val(462) and NQO1 Ser(187) alleles, particularly in smokers, was related to colorectal adenoma risk, with a propensity for formation of multiple lesions...
  23. pmc Using multiple imputation to assign pesticide use for non-responders in the follow-up questionnaire in the Agricultural Health Study
    Sonya L Heltshe
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 22:409-16. 2012
    ..When appropriately implemented, multiple imputation can reduce bias and increase precision and can be more valid than other missing data approaches...
  24. pmc Urinary isoflavonoids and risk of coronary heart disease
    Xianglan Zhang
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt Epidemiology Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1367-75. 2012
    ..No previous study has used biomarkers of soy intake in assessing the relationship between soy consumption and CHD. Biomarkers that reflect both intake and metabolism may be more informative than self-reports of dietary intake...
  25. pmc Body mass index, effect modifiers, and risk of pancreatic cancer: a pooled study of seven prospective cohorts
    Li Jiao
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1305-14. 2010
    ..To investigate whether the positive association of body mass index (BMI, kg/m(2)) with risk of pancreatic cancer is modified by age, sex, smoking status, physical activity, and history of diabetes...
  26. pmc Longer telomere length in peripheral white blood cells is associated with risk of lung cancer and the rs2736100 (CLPTM1L-TERT) polymorphism in a prospective cohort study among women in China
    Qing Lan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e59230. 2013
    ..030). Our findings suggest that individuals with longer telomere length in peripheral white blood cells may have an increased risk of lung cancer, but require replication in additional prospective cohorts and populations...
  27. doi request reprint Genome-wide association analysis identifies new lung cancer susceptibility loci in never-smoking women in Asia
    Qing Lan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Nat Genet 44:1330-5. 2012
    ..3. We observed no evidence of association for lung cancer at 15q25 in never-smoking women in Asia, providing strong evidence that this locus is not associated with lung cancer independent of smoking...
  28. pmc Validity and reliability of exposure assessors' ratings of exposure intensity by type of occupational questionnaire and type of rater
    Melissa C Friesen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 55:601-11. 2011
    ..Our aim was to identify areas where improvements in exposure assessment may be possible...
  29. pmc Metabolomics in epidemiology: sources of variability in metabolite measurements and implications
    Joshua N Sampson
    Corresponding Author Joshua N Sampson, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:631-40. 2013
    ..Here, the authors assess the variability of a large subset of metabolites and evaluate the implications for epidemiologic studies...
  30. ncbi request reprint Dietary factors and risk of colon cancer in Shanghai, China
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive and Societal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68198 4350, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:201-8. 2003
    ..Our findings suggest that diets high in fruit and antioxidant vitamins that are common in plant foods reduce the risk of colon cancer, whereas diets high in red meat, eggs, and preserved foods increase the risk...
  31. pmc Occupational physical activity and risk for cancer of the colon and rectum in Sweden among men and women by anatomic subsite
    Tahereh Moradi
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Social Medicine, Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, and Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer Prev 17:201-8. 2008
    ..Sex-specific anatomic and motility differences of the colon might contribute to this subsite difference...
  32. ncbi request reprint The Shanghai Women's Health Study: rationale, study design, and baseline characteristics
    Wei Zheng
    Center for Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 8300, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:1123-31. 2005
    ..The resources from the cohort will be valuable in future studies of environmental exposures and biomarkers for the risk of cancer and other chronic diseases...
  33. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of urinary prostaglandin E2 metabolite and colorectal cancer risk
    Qiuyin Cai
    Department of Medicine, Center for Epidemiology Research, and Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:5010-6. 2006
    ..We evaluated the association of urinary prostaglandin E2 metabolite (PGE-M) levels and colorectal cancer risk...
  34. ncbi request reprint Prospective cohort study of green tea consumption and colorectal cancer risk in women
    Gong Yang
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt Epidemiology Center and Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville TN 37232 2587, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1219-23. 2007
    ..43; 95% confidence interval, 0.24-0.77). The inverse association with regular tea drinking was observed for both colon and rectal cancers. This study suggests that regular consumption of green tea may reduce CRC risk in women...
  35. ncbi request reprint Family history of cancer and risk of lung cancer among nonsmoking Chinese women
    Yawei Zhang
    School of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University, 60 College Street, LEPH 440, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2432-5. 2007
    ..The associations were stronger when a sibling, rather than a parent, was affected. The apparent link between lung cancer risk and a family history of colorectal, stomach, and pancreas cancers may be worth further investigation...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Methods for time trend analysis of cancer incidence rates]
    Yong Bing Xiang
    Cancer Institute of Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai 200032, China
    Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi 25:173-7. 2004
    ..To introduce statistical methods of time trend analysis on cancer rates...