Cari M Kitahara

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Common obesity-related genetic variants and papillary thyroid cancer risk
    Cari M Kitahara
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, EPS 7056, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:2268-71. 2012
  2. pmc Association between adult height, genetic susceptibility and risk of glioma
    Cari M Kitahara
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1075-85. 2012
  3. pmc Cigarette smoking, alcohol intake, and thyroid cancer risk: a pooled analysis of five prospective studies in the United States
    Cari M Kitahara
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, EPS 7056, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1615-24. 2012
  4. pmc Body fatness and markers of thyroid function among U.S. men and women
    Cari M Kitahara
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e34979. 2012
  5. pmc Obesity and thyroid cancer risk among U.S. men and women: a pooled analysis of five prospective studies
    Cari M Kitahara
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:464-72. 2011
  6. pmc Body fat distribution, weight change during adulthood, and thyroid cancer risk in the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Cari M Kitahara
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 130:1411-9. 2012
  7. pmc Body mass index and mortality in non-Hispanic black adults in the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Yikyung Park
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e50091. 2012
  8. pmc Genome-wide association study of glioma and meta-analysis
    Preetha Rajaraman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Hum Genet 131:1877-88. 2012
  9. pmc Total cholesterol and cancer risk in a large prospective study in Korea
    Cari M Kitahara
    National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:1592-8. 2011
  10. pmc Prospective investigation of body mass index, colorectal adenoma, and colorectal cancer in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian cancer screening trial
    Cari M Kitahara
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Clin Oncol 31:2450-9. 2013

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Publications12

  1. pmc Common obesity-related genetic variants and papillary thyroid cancer risk
    Cari M Kitahara
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, EPS 7056, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:2268-71. 2012
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  2. pmc Association between adult height, genetic susceptibility and risk of glioma
    Cari M Kitahara
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1075-85. 2012
    ..In a pooled analysis of observational studies, we investigated the strength and consistency of this association, overall and for major sub-types, and investigated effect modification by genetic susceptibility to the disease...
  3. pmc Cigarette smoking, alcohol intake, and thyroid cancer risk: a pooled analysis of five prospective studies in the United States
    Cari M Kitahara
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, EPS 7056, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1615-24. 2012
    ..We examined the associations between cigarette smoking, alcohol intake, and thyroid cancer risk in a pooled analysis of five prospective studies...
  4. pmc Body fatness and markers of thyroid function among U.S. men and women
    Cari M Kitahara
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e34979. 2012
    ..S. population...
  5. pmc Obesity and thyroid cancer risk among U.S. men and women: a pooled analysis of five prospective studies
    Cari M Kitahara
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:464-72. 2011
    ..Thyroid cancer incidence has risen dramatically in the United States since the early 1980s. Although the prevalence of obesity has doubled during this time period, the relationship between obesity and thyroid cancer is uncertain...
  6. pmc Body fat distribution, weight change during adulthood, and thyroid cancer risk in the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Cari M Kitahara
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 130:1411-9. 2012
    ..No clear association for weight gain in later life was observed. These results support a potential role for hormonal and metabolic parameters common to central adiposity in thyroid carcinogenesis...
  7. pmc Body mass index and mortality in non-Hispanic black adults in the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Yikyung Park
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e50091. 2012
    ..Although the prevalence of obesity (body mass index, kg/m(2), BMI ≥30) is higher in non-Hispanic blacks than in non-Hispanic whites, the relation of BMI to total mortality in non-Hispanic blacks is not well defined...
  8. pmc Genome-wide association study of glioma and meta-analysis
    Preetha Rajaraman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Hum Genet 131:1877-88. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that larger studies focusing on novel approaches as well as specific tumor subtypes or subgroups will be required to identify additional common susceptibility loci for glioma risk...
  9. pmc Total cholesterol and cancer risk in a large prospective study in Korea
    Cari M Kitahara
    National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:1592-8. 2011
    ..To further clarify the relationship between total cholesterol and cancer, which remains unclear...
  10. pmc Prospective investigation of body mass index, colorectal adenoma, and colorectal cancer in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian cancer screening trial
    Cari M Kitahara
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Clin Oncol 31:2450-9. 2013
    ..We evaluated the associations of BMI with colorectal adenoma incidence, adenoma recurrence, and cancer in the context of a large screening trial, in which cases and controls had an equal chance for disease detection...
  11. pmc Ionizing radiation and the risk of brain and central nervous system tumors: a systematic review
    Melissa Z Braganza
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Neuro Oncol 14:1316-24. 2012
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  12. doi request reprint Childhood height and body mass index were associated with risk of adult thyroid cancer in a large cohort study
    Cari M Kitahara
    Authors Affiliations Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, Maryland Institute of Preventive Medicine Bispebjerg and Frederiksberg Hospitals, the Capital Region, Copenhagen and Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Res 74:235-42. 2014
    ..Cancer Res; 74(1); 235-42. ©2013 AACR. ..