Lindsay M Morton

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Residential proximity to industrial combustion facilities and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a case-control study
    Anjoeka Pronk
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    Environ Health 12:20. 2013
  2. pmc Risk of treatment-related esophageal cancer among breast cancer survivors
    L M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Ann Oncol 23:3081-91. 2012
  3. pmc Hepatitis C virus infection and risk of posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorder among solid organ transplant recipients
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Blood 110:4599-605. 2007
  4. pmc Reproductive factors, exogenous hormone use and risk of lymphoid neoplasms among women in the National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study Cohort
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:2737-43. 2009
  5. pmc Hair dye use, genetic variation in N-acetyltransferase 1 (NAT1) and 2 (NAT2), and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Carcinogenesis 28:1759-64. 2007
  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 Proposed classification of lymphoid neoplasms for epidemiologic research from the Pathology Working Group of the International Lymphoma Epidemiology Consortium (InterLymph)
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Blood 110:695-708. 2007
  8. pmc Second malignancy risks after non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukemia: differences by lymphoma subtype
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:4935-44. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint DRD2 genetic variation in relation to smoking and obesity in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 16:901-10. 2006
  10. pmc Genetic variation in N-acetyltransferase 1 (NAT1) and 2 (NAT2) and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 16:537-45. 2006

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Publications68

  1. pmc Residential proximity to industrial combustion facilities and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a case-control study
    Anjoeka Pronk
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    Environ Health 12:20. 2013
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate residence near industrial combustion facilities and estimates of dioxin emissions in relation to NHL risk in the United States...
  2. pmc Risk of treatment-related esophageal cancer among breast cancer survivors
    L M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Ann Oncol 23:3081-91. 2012
    ..Radiotherapy for breast cancer may expose the esophagus to ionizing radiation, but no study has evaluated esophageal cancer risk after breast cancer associated with radiation dose or systemic therapy use...
  3. pmc Hepatitis C virus infection and risk of posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorder among solid organ transplant recipients
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Blood 110:4599-605. 2007
    ..14-8.42; P interaction = .007). Our findings suggest that HCV is not a major risk factor for PTLD, which is consistent with the model in which an intact immune system is necessary for development of HCV-related lymphoproliferation...
  4. pmc Reproductive factors, exogenous hormone use and risk of lymphoid neoplasms among women in the National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study Cohort
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:2737-43. 2009
    ..These data do not support an important role for reproductive factors or exogenous hormones in modulating lymphomagenesis...
  5. pmc Hair dye use, genetic variation in N-acetyltransferase 1 (NAT1) and 2 (NAT2), and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Carcinogenesis 28:1759-64. 2007
    ..Several previous studies have found non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) risk to be associated with hair dye use, particularly use of permanent, dark colors and use before 1980, when hair dye formulations changed...
  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 Proposed classification of lymphoid neoplasms for epidemiologic research from the Pathology Working Group of the International Lymphoma Epidemiology Consortium (InterLymph)
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Blood 110:695-708. 2007
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  8. pmc Second malignancy risks after non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukemia: differences by lymphoma subtype
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:4935-44. 2010
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  9. ncbi request reprint DRD2 genetic variation in relation to smoking and obesity in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 16:901-10. 2006
    ..To assess the specificity of genetic effects, we also investigated other reward-motivated characteristics (obesity, alcohol consumption)...
  10. pmc Genetic variation in N-acetyltransferase 1 (NAT1) and 2 (NAT2) and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 16:537-45. 2006
    ..15-5.20, P = 0.02). Our data provide evidence that NAT1 and NAT2 genotypes are associated with NHL risk and support a contributory role for carcinogenic aromatic and/or heterocyclic amines in the multi-factorial etiology of NHL...
  11. pmc Risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma associated with germline variation in genes that regulate the cell cycle, apoptosis, and lymphocyte development
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1259-70. 2009
    ..Replication of our findings and further study to identify functional SNPs are warranted...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reporting participation in epidemiologic studies: a survey of practice
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:197-203. 2006
    ..The authors conclude that epidemiologists need to address declining participation and to report participation consistently, including for biologic specimen collection...
  13. pmc Lymphoma incidence patterns by WHO subtype in the United States, 1992-2001
    Lindsay M Morton
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 7055, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Blood 107:265-76. 2006
    ..We conclude that the striking differences in incidence patterns by histologic subtype strongly suggest that there is etiologic heterogeneity among lymphoid neoplasms and support the pursuit of epidemiologic analysis by subtype...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a pooled analysis from the International Lymphoma Epidemiology Consortium (interlymph)
    Lindsay M Morton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conneticut, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:925-33. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Menstrual and reproductive factors and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma among Connecticut women
    Yawei Zhang
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:766-73. 2004
    ..These findings support a reduced risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma associated with multiple pregnancies and an increased risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma associated with later age at menarche...
  16. pmc Polymorphisms in DNA repair genes and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in a pooled analysis of three studies
    Min Shen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Br J Haematol 151:239-44. 2010
    ..These results support the hypothesis that common genetic polymorphisms in human DNA repair genes may modify the risk of NHL...
  17. pmc Organochlorine exposure, immune gene variation, and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Joanne S Colt
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Blood 113:1899-905. 2009
    ..This shows that the relation between organochlorine exposure and NHL risk may be modified by particular variants in immune genes and provides one of the first examples of a potential gene-environment interaction for NHL...
  18. pmc Common gene variants in the tumor necrosis factor (TNF) and TNF receptor superfamilies and NF-kB transcription factors and non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e5360. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that the TNF and NF-kappaB pathways are important for NHL and that gene variations across the pathways may alter NHL risk...
  19. pmc Genetic variation in N-acetyltransferases 1 and 2, cigarette smoking, and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Briseis A Kilfoy
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:127-33. 2010
    ..We conclude that these findings require replication in larger studies and ultimately in pooled analyses...
  20. ncbi request reprint Immune mechanisms in non-Hodgkin lymphoma: joint effects of the TNF G308A and IL10 T3575A polymorphisms with non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk factors
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7234, USA
    Cancer Res 67:5042-54. 2007
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  21. pmc Burkitt lymphoma risk in U.S. solid organ transplant recipients
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Hematol 88:245-50. 2013
    ..In conclusion, BL risk is markedly elevated in transplant recipients, and it is associated with certain demographic and clinical features. EBV was positive in most but not all BL cases with results...
  22. pmc A pooled investigation of Toll-like receptor gene variants and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:275-81. 2009
    ..No associations with TLR4 variants were observed. This pooled analysis provides strong evidence that variation in the TLR10-TLR1-TLR6 region is associated with NHL risk and suggests that TLR2 variants may influence susceptibility to MZL...
  23. pmc SLC6A3 and body mass index in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial
    Elizabeth M Azzato
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    BMC Med Genet 10:9. 2009
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  24. pmc Genetic variation in caspase genes and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a pooled analysis of 3 population-based case-control studies
    Qing Lan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    Blood 114:264-7. 2009
    ..It is noteworthy that genetic variants in CASP8 were associated with risk of all major NHL subtypes. Our findings suggest that genetic variation in caspases may play an important role in lymphomagenesis...
  25. pmc Genetic variation in Th1/Th2 pathway genes and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a pooled analysis of three population-based case-control studies
    Qing Lan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD, USA
    Br J Haematol 153:341-50. 2011
    ..This SNP was also associated specifically with risk of follicular lymphoma (allele risk OR= 1·26; P(trend)= 0·0012). These findings suggest that genetic variation in Th1/Th2 cytokine genes may contribute to lymphomagenesis...
  26. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) and obesity in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian (PLCO) cancer screening trial
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 5104, MSC 7234, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Hum Genet 122:41-9. 2007
    ..Our results support a need for comprehensive evaluation of COMT variations and their functional relevance as COMT may be an important molecular target to evaluate for new treatments regarding obesity...
  27. pmc Incidence of lymphoid neoplasms by subtype among six Asian ethnic groups in the United States, 1996-2004
    J Daniel Carreon
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:1171-81. 2008
    ..To establish baseline data for lymphoid neoplasm incidence by subtype for six Asian-American ethnic groups...
  28. ncbi request reprint Census and geographic differences between respondents and nonrespondents in a case-control study of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Min Shen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:350-61. 2008
    ..The bias was 8%, indicating that the socioeconomic and demographic differences between respondents and nonrespondents did not result in a large bias in the risk estimate for education...
  29. pmc The epidemic of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in the United States: disentangling the effect of HIV, 1992-2009
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1069-78. 2013
    ..NHL risk is strongly increased among HIV-infected people. Our understanding of trends in NHL incidence has been hampered by difficulties in separating HIV-infected NHL cases from general population rates...
  30. pmc Plasma cell neoplasms in US solid organ transplant recipients
    Eric A Engels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 13:1523-32. 2013
    ..PBC may be another risk factor, perhaps by causing chronic immune activation...
  31. 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...
  32. pmc A pooled analysis of three studies evaluating genetic variation in innate immunity genes and non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk
    H Dean Hosgood
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD, USA
    Br J Haematol 152:721-6. 2011
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  33. doi request reprint Personal use of hair dye and the risk of certain subtypes of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Yawei Zhang
    Environmental Science Division, School of Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1321-31. 2008
    ..1, 2.0). These results indicate that personal hair-dye use may play a role in risks of FL and CLL/SLL in women who started use before 1980 and that increased risk of FL among women who started use during or after 1980 cannot be excluded...
  34. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a pooled analysis
    Lindsay M Morton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Lancet Oncol 6:469-76. 2005
    ..We aimed to assess the role of alcohol consumption in NHL with sufficient sample size to analyse by both type of alcoholic beverage and disease subtype...
  35. pmc A case-control study of occupational exposure to trichloroethylene and non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20892, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:232-8. 2011
    ..Previous epidemiologic findings suggest an association between exposure to trichloroethylene (TCE), a chlorinated solvent primarily used for vapor degreasing of metal parts, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Dietary flavonoid intake and non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk
    Cara L Frankenfeld
    Division of Cancer, Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1439-45. 2008
    ..Dietary flavonoids are polyphenolic compounds proposed to be anticarcinogenic. Flavonoids are well-characterized antioxidants and metal chelators, and certain flavonoids exhibit antiproliferative and antiestrogenic effects...
  37. pmc Increased risk for lymphoid and myeloid neoplasms in elderly solid-organ transplant recipients
    Scott C Quinlan
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 7076, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1229-37. 2010
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  38. pmc Smoking, variation in N-acetyltransferase 1 (NAT1) and 2 (NAT2), and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a pooled analysis within the InterLymph consortium
    Todd M Gibson
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:125-34. 2013
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  39. 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...
  40. pmc Hodgkin lymphoma among US solid organ transplant recipients
    Scott C Quinlan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Transplantation 90:1011-5. 2010
    ..To assess the risk and identify risk factors of Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) in solid organ transplant recipients. Prior research has been limited by the rarity of HL and the requirement for extended follow-up after transplantation...
  41. pmc Genetic variation in cell cycle and apoptosis related genes and multiple myeloma risk
    H Dean Hosgood
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, United States
    Leuk Res 33:1609-14. 2009
    ..005). Haplotype analyses supported the SNP findings. These findings suggest that genetic variation in cell cycle and apoptosis genes may play a key role in multiple myeloma and warrant further investigation through replication studies...
  42. pmc Radiation dose and subsequent risk for stomach cancer in long-term survivors of cervical cancer
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:922-9. 2013
    ..To assess the dose-response relationship for stomach cancer after radiation therapy for cervical cancer...
  43. pmc Evolving risk of therapy-related acute myeloid leukemia following cancer chemotherapy among adults in the United States, 1975-2008
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Blood 121:2996-3004. 2013
    ..tAML risks should be weighed against the benefits of chemotherapy, particularly for new agents and new indications for standard agents...
  44. pmc Inherited genetic variation and overall survival following follicular lymphoma
    Todd M Gibson
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Hematol 87:724-6. 2012
    ..However, they require replication in independent populations, as well as assessment in rituximab-treated patients...
  45. pmc Spatial-temporal analysis of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in the NCI-SEER NHL case-control study
    David C Wheeler
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, 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
    Environ Health 10:63. 2011
    ..Little is known about the etiology of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), or the latency period that might be relevant for environmental exposures, and there are no published spatial-temporal cluster studies of NHL...
  46. pmc Risk factors for early-onset and late-onset post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder in kidney recipients in the United States
    Scott C Quinlan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Hematol 86:206-9. 2011
    ..We used these data to conduct a retrospective cohort study among kidney transplant recipients to examine differences in risk factors between early-onset PTLD and late-onset PTLD...
  47. pmc Risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma after radiotherapy for solid cancers
    Clara J Kim
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Leuk Lymphoma 54:1691-7. 2013
    ..017). There was no clear NHL risk pattern by NHL subtype or age. Our study provides limited evidence that radiotherapy for solid malignancy is associated with increased risk of subsequent NHL. ..
  48. pmc Genome-wide association study identifies multiple risk loci for chronic lymphocytic leukemia
    Sonja I Berndt
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute NCI, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Nat Genet 45:868-76. 2013
    ..3 (ODF1, P=5.40×10(-8)) and 5p15.33 (TERT, P=1.92×10(-7)). Although further studies are required, the proximity of several of these loci to genes involved in apoptosis suggests a plausible underlying biological mechanism...
  49. pmc Population-based study of autoimmune conditions and the risk of specific lymphoid malignancies
    Lesley A Anderson
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 125:398-405. 2009
    ..These results support a mechanism whereby chronic antigenic stimulation leads to lymphoid malignancy...
  50. pmc Risk factors for non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes defined by histology and t(14;18) in a population-based case-control study
    Cindy M Chang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 129:938-47. 2011
    ..Future efforts should focus on pooling data to confirm and extend previous research on risk factors for t(14;18)-NHL subtypes...
  51. ncbi request reprint A case-control study of occupational exposure to trichloroethylene and non-hodgkin lymphoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:232-8. 2010
    ..However, we cannot rule out the possibility of confounding from other chlorinated solvents used for vapor degreasing and note that our exposure assessment methods have not been validated...
  52. ncbi request reprint Blood transfusion and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in Connecticut women
    Yawei Zhang
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:325-30. 2004
    ..In summary, the authors' findings do not support the hypothesis that allogeneic blood transfusion increases the risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma...
  53. pmc Leveraging epidemiology and clinical studies of cancer outcomes: recommendations and opportunities for translational research
    Joanne W Elena
    Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Branch, DCCPS 6130 Executive Blvd, rm 5136 Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:85-94. 2013
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  54. doi request reprint Radiation dose to the esophagus from breast cancer radiation therapy, 1943-1996: an international population-based study of 414 patients
    Stephanie Lamart
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:694-701. 2013
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  55. pmc Meat intake is not associated with risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in a large prospective cohort of U.S. men and women
    Carrie R Daniel
    National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Nutr 142:1074-80. 2012
    ..In this large U.S. cohort, meat intake was not associated with NHL or any histologic subtypes of NHL. Contrary to findings in animal models and other cancer sites, meat-cooking and -processing compounds did not increase NHL risk...
  56. doi request reprint Proportions of Kaposi sarcoma, selected non-Hodgkin lymphomas, and cervical cancer in the United States occurring in persons with AIDS, 1980-2007
    Meredith S Shiels
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 7059, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    JAMA 305:1450-9. 2011
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  57. pmc Autoimmune disease and subsequent risk of developing alimentary tract cancers among 4.5 million US male veterans
    Annelie M Landgren
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer 117:1163-71. 2011
    ..The authors therefore conducted the first systematic evaluation of a broad range of specific autoimmune diseases and risk for subsequent alimentary tract cancer...
  58. 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...
  59. doi request reprint Molecular characteristics of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in human immunodeficiency virus-infected and -uninfected patients in the pre-highly active antiretroviral therapy and pre-rituximab era
    Lindsay M Morton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD, USA
    Leuk Lymphoma 55:551-7. 2014
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  60. doi request reprint Prediction of the location and size of the stomach using patient characteristics for retrospective radiation dose estimation following radiotherapy
    Stephanie Lamart
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Phys Med Biol 58:8739-53. 2013
    ..Those dose calculations demonstrated good agreement between predicted and actual stomachs compared with doses derived from a reference model of the body that might be used in the absence of individual CT scan data...
  61. doi request reprint Converting epidemiologic studies of cancer etiology to survivorship studies: approaches and challenges
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:875-80. 2012
    ..In light of the costs and time required to build new cohorts, appropriately leveraging the existing studies offers an important opportunity to gain new insights into cancer survivorship for both clinicians and patients...
  62. pmc Re: Hair dye use, genetic variation in N-acetyltransferase 1 (NAT1) and 2 (NAT2), and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, author response
    Shelia Hoar Zahm
    Carcinogenesis 29:1084-5. 2008
  63. doi request reprint Non-Hodgkin lymphoma and obesity: a pooled analysis from the InterLymph Consortium
    Eleanor V Willett
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 122:2062-70. 2008
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  64. doi request reprint Hepatitis C and non-Hodgkin lymphoma among 4784 cases and 6269 controls from the International Lymphoma Epidemiology Consortium
    Silvia de Sanjose
    Unit of Infections and Cancer, Catalan Institute of Oncology, Institut d Investigacio Biomedica de Bellvitge, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:451-8. 2008
    ..We pooled case-control study data to provide robust estimates of the risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) subtypes after HCV infection...
  65. doi request reprint Blood transfusion, anesthesia, surgery and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in a population-based case-control study
    James R Cerhan
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 5905, USA
    Int J Cancer 123:888-94. 2008
    ..Multiple surgical procedures and/or repeated administration of anesthesia have not been previously reported to be associated with risk of NHL and these exposures warrant further evaluation...
  66. ncbi request reprint Changes in cancer registry coding for lymphoma subtypes: reliability over time and relevance for surveillance and study
    Christina A Clarke
    Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:630-8. 2006
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  67. pmc Host immune gene polymorphisms in combination with clinical and demographic factors predict late survival in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma patients in the pre-rituximab era
    Thomas M Habermann
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Blood 112:2694-702. 2008
    ..These data support a role for germ line variation in immune genes, particularly genes associated with a proinflammatory state, as predictors of late survival in DLBCL...
  68. pmc Prognostic significance of host immune gene polymorphisms in follicular lymphoma survival
    James R Cerhan
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Blood 109:5439-46. 2007
    ..Common variation in host immune genes warrants further evaluation as a promising class of prognostic factors in follicular lymphoma...