S Karami

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Family history of cancer and renal cell cancer risk in Caucasians and African Americans
    S Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, MSC 7242, Bethesda, MD 20892 7242, USA
    Br J Cancer 102:1676-80. 2010
  2. pmc Vitamin d pathway genes, diet, and risk of renal cell carcinoma
    S Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Endocrinol 2010:879362. 2010
  3. pmc Pesticide exposure and inherited variants in vitamin d pathway genes in relation to prostate cancer
    Sara Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1557-66. 2013
  4. pmc A case-control study of occupation/industry and renal cell carcinoma risk
    Sara Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, MSC 7242, Bethesda, MD 20892 7242, USA
    BMC Cancer 12:344. 2012
  5. pmc Occupational exposure to dusts and risk of renal cell carcinoma
    S Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8121, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Br J Cancer 104:1797-803. 2011
  6. pmc Renal cancer risk and occupational exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and plastics
    Sara Karami
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 8121, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:218-23. 2011
  7. pmc Occupational sunlight exposure and risk of renal cell carcinoma
    Sara Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Cancer 116:2001-10. 2010
  8. pmc Analysis of SNPs and haplotypes in vitamin D pathway genes and renal cancer risk
    Sara Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health NIH, Department of Health and Human Services DHHS, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e7013. 2009
  9. pmc Renal cell carcinoma, occupational pesticide exposure and modification by glutathione S-transferase polymorphisms
    S Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Carcinogenesis 29:1567-71. 2008
  10. pmc Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and renal cancer risk in Central and Eastern Europe
    S Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA karamis mail nih gov
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 71:367-72. 2008

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Family history of cancer and renal cell cancer risk in Caucasians and African Americans
    S Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, MSC 7242, Bethesda, MD 20892 7242, USA
    Br J Cancer 102:1676-80. 2010
    ..The association between renal cell carcinoma (RCC) risk and family history of cancer has not been examined with an adequate number of African Americans (AAs)...
  2. pmc Vitamin d pathway genes, diet, and risk of renal cell carcinoma
    S Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Endocrinol 2010:879362. 2010
    ..Results suggest that variants in the RXRA gene modified the associations observed between RCC risk and calcium and vitamin D intake...
  3. pmc Pesticide exposure and inherited variants in vitamin d pathway genes in relation to prostate cancer
    Sara Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1557-66. 2013
    ..Certain pesticides have been shown to deregulate vitamin D's anticarcinogenic properties. We hypothesize that certain pesticides may be linked to prostate cancer via an interaction with vitamin D genetic variants...
  4. pmc A case-control study of occupation/industry and renal cell carcinoma risk
    Sara Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, MSC 7242, Bethesda, MD 20892 7242, USA
    BMC Cancer 12:344. 2012
    ..Here, we investigated associations between employment in specific occupations and industries and RCC, and its most common histologic subtype, clear cell RCC (ccRCC)...
  5. pmc Occupational exposure to dusts and risk of renal cell carcinoma
    S Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8121, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Br J Cancer 104:1797-803. 2011
    ..We investigated whether asbestos, as well as 20 other occupational dust exposures, were associated with RCC risk in a large European, multi-center, hospital-based renal case-control study...
  6. pmc Renal cancer risk and occupational exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and plastics
    Sara Karami
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 8121, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:218-23. 2011
    ..To investigate whether occupational exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and certain plastic monomers increased renal cell carcinoma (RCC) risk...
  7. pmc Occupational sunlight exposure and risk of renal cell carcinoma
    Sara Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Cancer 116:2001-10. 2010
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  8. pmc Analysis of SNPs and haplotypes in vitamin D pathway genes and renal cancer risk
    Sara Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health NIH, Department of Health and Human Services DHHS, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e7013. 2009
    ..This study comprehensively evaluated genetic variation across eight vitamin D pathway genes in relation to RCC risk. We found increased risk associated with VDR and RXRA. Replication studies are warranted to confirm these findings...
  9. pmc Renal cell carcinoma, occupational pesticide exposure and modification by glutathione S-transferase polymorphisms
    S Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Carcinogenesis 29:1567-71. 2008
    ..These findings further support the hypothesis that glutathione S-transferase polymorphisms can modify RCC risk associated with occupational pesticide exposure...
  10. pmc Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and renal cancer risk in Central and Eastern Europe
    S Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA karamis mail nih gov
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 71:367-72. 2008
    ..60; 95% CI: 0.33-1.1; P trend = 0.05). Genotype associations with these subgroups were not modified when dietary sources of vitamin D or calcium were considered. Additional studies of genetic variation in the VDR gene are warranted...
  11. ncbi request reprint Glutathione S-transferase polymorphisms, cruciferous vegetable intake and cancer risk in the Central and Eastern European Kidney Cancer Study
    L E Moore
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Carcinogenesis 28:1960-4. 2007
    ..49; 95% CI: 1.08-5.77; P-interaction = 0.05). These data provide additional evidence for the role of cruciferous vegetables in cancer prevention among individuals with common, functional genetic polymorphisms...