S Koutros

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Genetic susceptibility loci, pesticide exposure and prostate cancer risk
    Stella Koutros
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e58195. 2013
  2. pmc Risk of total and aggressive prostate cancer and pesticide use in the Agricultural Health Study
    Stella Koutros
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8115, MSC 7240, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:59-74. 2013
  3. pmc Pesticide use modifies the association between genetic variants on chromosome 8q24 and prostate cancer
    Stella Koutros
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer Res 70:9224-33. 2010
  4. pmc Pooled analysis of phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase pathway variants and risk of prostate cancer
    Stella Koutros
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer Res 70:2389-96. 2010
  5. pmc Xenobiotic-metabolizing gene variants, pesticide use, and the risk of prostate cancer
    Stella Koutros
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 21:615-23. 2011
  6. pmc Xenobiotic metabolizing gene variants, dietary heterocyclic amine intake, and risk of prostate cancer
    Stella Koutros
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer Res 69:1877-84. 2009
  7. pmc Heterocyclic aromatic amine pesticide use and human cancer risk: results from the U.S. Agricultural Health Study
    Stella Koutros
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:1206-12. 2009
  8. pmc Use of hair colouring products and risk of multiple myeloma among US women
    S Koutros
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 8122, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Occup Environ Med 66:68-70. 2009
  9. pmc Meat and meat mutagens and risk of prostate cancer in the Agricultural Health Study
    Stella Koutros
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8111, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:80-7. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Nutrients contributing to one-carbon metabolism and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes
    Stella Koutros
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:287-94. 2008

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Genetic susceptibility loci, pesticide exposure and prostate cancer risk
    Stella Koutros
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e58195. 2013
    ..Although additional studies are needed and the exact mechanisms are unknown, this study suggests known genetic susceptibility loci may modify the risk between pesticide use and prostate cancer...
  2. pmc Risk of total and aggressive prostate cancer and pesticide use in the Agricultural Health Study
    Stella Koutros
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8115, MSC 7240, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:59-74. 2013
    ..Furthermore, this is the first time specific pesticides are implicated as risk factors for aggressive prostate cancer...
  3. pmc Pesticide use modifies the association between genetic variants on chromosome 8q24 and prostate cancer
    Stella Koutros
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer Res 70:9224-33. 2010
    ..This is the first report of effect modification between 8q24 and an environmental exposure on prostate cancer risk...
  4. pmc Pooled analysis of phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase pathway variants and risk of prostate cancer
    Stella Koutros
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer Res 70:2389-96. 2010
    ..In conclusion, we observed a significant association between PIK3C2B and prostate cancer risk, especially for familial, early-onset disease, which may be attributable to IGF-dependent PI3K signaling...
  5. pmc Xenobiotic-metabolizing gene variants, pesticide use, and the risk of prostate cancer
    Stella Koutros
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 21:615-23. 2011
    ..To explore associations with prostate cancer and farming, it is important to investigate the relationship between pesticide use and single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in xenobiotic metabolic enzyme (XME) genes...
  6. pmc Xenobiotic metabolizing gene variants, dietary heterocyclic amine intake, and risk of prostate cancer
    Stella Koutros
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer Res 69:1877-84. 2009
    ..The observed effect provides evidence to support the hypothesis that HCAs may act as promoters of malignant transformation by altering mitogenic signaling...
  7. pmc Heterocyclic aromatic amine pesticide use and human cancer risk: results from the U.S. Agricultural Health Study
    Stella Koutros
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:1206-12. 2009
    ..The use of imazethapyr and other imidazolinone compounds should continue to be evaluated for potential risk to humans...
  8. pmc Use of hair colouring products and risk of multiple myeloma among US women
    S Koutros
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 8122, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Occup Environ Med 66:68-70. 2009
    ..To evaluate the association between personal hair dye use and risk of multiple myeloma among women...
  9. pmc Meat and meat mutagens and risk of prostate cancer in the Agricultural Health Study
    Stella Koutros
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8111, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:80-7. 2008
    ..96-1.59) and 1.20 (95% CI, 0.93-1.55), respectively] when the highest quintile was compared with the lowest. In conclusion, well and very well done meat was associated with an increased risk for prostate cancer in this cohort...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nutrients contributing to one-carbon metabolism and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes
    Stella Koutros
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:287-94. 2008
    ..lowest: OR = 0.23, 95% CI: 0.08, 0.65; p-trend = 0.002). These findings suggest that these nutrients may be important for susceptibility to NHL...
  11. pmc Dichlorvos exposure and human cancer risk: results from the Agricultural Health Study
    Stella Koutros
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:59-65. 2008
    ..We evaluated cancer risk from DDVP (2,2-Dichloroethenyl dimethylphosphate) exposure among pesticide applicators enrolled in the Agricultural Health Study (AHS) cohort...
  12. pmc Hair dye use and risk of bladder cancer in the New England bladder cancer study
    Stella Koutros
    Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 129:2894-904. 2011
    ..These results need confirmation with larger numbers, requiring pooling data from multiple studies...
  13. pmc Body mass index, agricultural pesticide use, and cancer incidence in the Agricultural Health Study cohort
    Gabriella Andreotti
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 8011, MSC 7240, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1759-75. 2010
    ..87, 95% CI = 0.82-0.92) but was null in users of carbofuran (p-interaction = 0.02). These findings suggest that certain pesticides may modify the effects of BMI on the risks of colon and lung cancers...
  14. pmc Cancer incidence among pesticide applicators exposed to permethrin in the Agricultural Health Study
    Jennifer A Rusiecki
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 4799, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:581-6. 2009
    ..Permethrin is a synthetic pyrethroid insecticide widely used in agriculture, in public health, and in many U.S. homes and gardens...
  15. doi request reprint Cancer incidence among pesticide applicators exposed to captan in the Agricultural Health Study
    David L Greenburg
    Department of Medicine EDP, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:1401-7. 2008
    ..Captan is a widely used antifungal pesticide whose potential to cause cancer in humans is uncertain...
  16. ncbi request reprint Excess diagnosis of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma during spring in the USA
    Stella Koutros
    Division of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Leuk Lymphoma 48:357-66. 2007
    ..043, P = 0.0001) but not among patients >or= 65 years. Future studies are needed to discern if a spring peak is due to diagnostic bias or other uncontrolled factors...