Unhee Lim

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, smoking, and body size in relation to incident Hodgkin's and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma risk
    Unhee Lim
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:697-708. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Serum high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and risk of non-hodgkin lymphoma
    Unhee Lim
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer Res 67:5569-74. 2007
  3. pmc Gene-nutrient interactions among determinants of folate and one-carbon metabolism on the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: NCI-SEER case-control study
    Unhee Lim
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health NIH, Department of Health and Human Services DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Blood 109:3050-9. 2007
  4. pmc A prospective study of telomere length measured by monochrome multiplex quantitative PCR and risk of lung cancer
    Min Shen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, United States
    Lung Cancer 73:133-7. 2011
  5. pmc A prospective study of telomere length measured by monochrome multiplex quantitative PCR and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Qing Lan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7240, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 15:7429-33. 2009
  6. pmc Etiologic heterogeneity among non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health NIH, Rockville, MD, USA
    Blood 112:5150-60. 2008
  7. pmc Mitochondrial DNA copy number and lung cancer risk in a prospective cohort study
    H Dean Hosgood
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8118, MCS 7240, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Carcinogenesis 31:847-9. 2010
  8. pmc Body mass index and physical activity at different ages and risk of multiple myeloma in the NIH-AARP diet and health study
    Jonathan N Hofmann
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:776-86. 2013
  9. pmc Prediagnostic total and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and risk of cancer
    Jiyoung Ahn
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2814-21. 2009
  10. pmc One-carbon metabolism biomarkers and risk of colon and rectal cancers
    Stephanie J Weinstein
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Suite 320, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:3233-40. 2008

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, smoking, and body size in relation to incident Hodgkin's and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma risk
    Unhee Lim
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:697-708. 2007
    ..19, 95% CI: 1.03, 1.38) were associated moderately with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. These findings add to the evidence that lifestyle factors and relevant anthropometric characteristics play a role in lymphoma etiology...
  2. ncbi request reprint Serum high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and risk of non-hodgkin lymphoma
    Unhee Lim
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer Res 67:5569-74. 2007
    ..06). Our findings implicate HDL-C as a preclinical indicator of NHL and warrant further prospective investigations for its etiologic contribution...
  3. pmc Gene-nutrient interactions among determinants of folate and one-carbon metabolism on the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: NCI-SEER case-control study
    Unhee Lim
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health NIH, Department of Health and Human Services DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Blood 109:3050-9. 2007
    ..13; 95% CI = 0.04-0.39), and MTRR Ex5+136T>CTT (OR = 0.67; 95% CI = 0.47-0.97) genotypes. Warranting replication, our finding of gene-nutrient interactions in one-carbon metabolism supports their etiologic involvement in lymphomagenesis...
  4. pmc A prospective study of telomere length measured by monochrome multiplex quantitative PCR and risk of lung cancer
    Min Shen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, United States
    Lung Cancer 73:133-7. 2011
    ..Telomere length plays an important role in chromosomal stability and tumorigenesis, and its measurement in peripheral white blood cell DNA may be a predictor of the development of lung cancer...
  5. pmc A prospective study of telomere length measured by monochrome multiplex quantitative PCR and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Qing Lan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7240, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 15:7429-33. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that telomere length in peripheral WBC DNA obtained from healthy individuals would be a predictor of future risk of developing non-Hodgkin lymphoma...
  6. pmc Etiologic heterogeneity among non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health NIH, Rockville, MD, USA
    Blood 112:5150-60. 2008
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  7. pmc Mitochondrial DNA copy number and lung cancer risk in a prospective cohort study
    H Dean Hosgood
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8118, MCS 7240, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Carcinogenesis 31:847-9. 2010
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  8. pmc Body mass index and physical activity at different ages and risk of multiple myeloma in the NIH-AARP diet and health study
    Jonathan N Hofmann
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:776-86. 2013
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  9. pmc Prediagnostic total and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and risk of cancer
    Jiyoung Ahn
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2814-21. 2009
    ..We examined the relationship between serum total and HDL cholesterol and risk of overall and site-specific cancers among 29,093 men in the Alpha-Tocopherol, Beta-Carotene Cancer Prevention (ATBC) Study cohort...
  10. pmc One-carbon metabolism biomarkers and risk of colon and rectal cancers
    Stephanie J Weinstein
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Suite 320, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:3233-40. 2008
    ..Folate intake has been associated with reduced colorectal cancer risk; however, few studies have prospectively examined circulating folate or other related one-carbon biomarkers...
  11. ncbi request reprint Dietary factors of one-carbon metabolism in relation to non-Hodgkin lymphoma and multiple myeloma in a cohort of male smokers
    Unhee Lim
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1109-14. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that high intake of vitamin B12 among heavy smokers may be protective against NHL but warrant further studies, including among nonsmokers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Consumption of aspartame-containing beverages and incidence of hematopoietic and brain malignancies
    Unhee Lim
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Boulevard, EPN 4005, Rockville, MD 20852 7344, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1654-9. 2006
    ..Most animal studies have found no increase in the risk of these or other cancers. Data on humans are sparse for either cancer. Concern lingers regarding this widely used artificial sweetener...
  13. pmc Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D and risk of non-hodgkin lymphoma: Cohort Consortium Vitamin D Pooling Project of Rarer Cancers
    Mark P Purdue
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:58-69. 2010
    ..Future research investigating the biologic basis for the sunlight-NHL association should consider alternative mechanisms, such as immunologic effects...
  14. pmc A prospective study of mitochondrial DNA copy number and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Qing Lan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health NIH, Department of Health and Human Services DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Blood 112:4247-9. 2008
    ..0; 3.2 [0.7-15.7]; 14.1 [1.9-103.2]; P(trend) = .009). These results suggest that mtDNA copy number could be associated with the risk of NHL, particularly CLL/SLL...
  15. pmc Genomic methylation of leukocyte DNA in relation to colorectal adenoma among asymptomatic women
    Unhee Lim
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Gastroenterology 134:47-55. 2008
    ..We examined genomic methylation of leukocyte DNA in relation to colorectal adenoma (CRA) among asymptomatic women (40-79 years of age) participating in a multicenter colonoscopy screening study (CONCeRN Study, 2000-2002)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Dairy products, calcium intake, and risk of prostate cancer in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian cancer screening trial
    Jiyoung Ahn
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2623-30. 2007
    ..Furthermore, we found no relationship between calcium intake and circulating vitamin D...
  17. ncbi request reprint Ultraviolet radiation, dietary vitamin D, and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (United States)
    Patricia Hartge
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institue, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:1045-52. 2006
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  18. pmc Mendelian randomization: how it can--and cannot--help confirm causal relations between nutrition and cancer
    Arthur Schatzkin
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 2:104-13. 2009
    ..We conclude that Mendelian randomization is not universally applicable, but, under the right conditions, can complement evidence for causal associations from conventional epidemiologic studies...
  19. ncbi request reprint The role of dietary factors in the epidemiology of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Amanda J Cross
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Leuk Lymphoma 47:2477-87. 2006
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  20. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in cytoplasmic serine hydroxymethyltransferase and methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase affect the risk of cardiovascular disease in men
    Unhee Lim
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    J Nutr 135:1989-94. 2005
    ..A more complete understanding of the molecular mechanism awaits identification of the functional effect of the polymorphism...
  21. ncbi request reprint Vegetables, fruit, and antioxidant-related nutrients and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a National Cancer Institute-Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results population-based case-control study
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:1401-10. 2006
    ..Factors related to DNA damage and altered immunologic responses, such as reactive oxygen species production, are associated with the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL)...
  22. pmc Vegetables- and antioxidant-related nutrients, genetic susceptibility, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN, 55905, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:491-503. 2008
    ..Although most associations have not been examined previously with NHL, our results suggest the examined polymorphisms are not modifiers of the association between vegetable and zinc intakes and NHL risk...
  23. ncbi request reprint One-carbon metabolism, colorectal carcinogenesis, chemoprevention--with caution
    Regina G Ziegler
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1214-5. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Homocysteine and blood pressure in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994
    Unhee Lim
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:1105-13. 2002
    ..The results support a mediating role for blood pressure in women and suggest that the full effect of homocysteine on cardiovascular risk may be underestimated when blood pressure is adjusted...