Sarah J Nyante
Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
- Risk factors for specific histopathological types of postmenopausal breast cancer in the NIH-AARP Diet and Health StudySarah J Nyante
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 9609 Medical Center Drive, Room 7 E236, MSC 9774, Bethesda, MD 20892 9774, USA
Am J Epidemiol 178:359-71. 2013..82, 95% CI: 1.39, 2.37) and mixed ductal-lobular (HR = 1.87, 95% CI: 1.39, 2.51) tumors. Differing associations for hormonal factors and mucinous and tubular cancers suggest etiologies distinct from those of common breast cancers. ..
- Trends in sex hormone concentrations in US males: 1988-1991 to 1999-2004S J Nyante
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
Int J Androl 35:456-66. 2012..These changes may be related to the increasing prevalence of reproductive disorders in young men...
- Pathologic findings following false-positive screening tests for ovarian cancer in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian (PLCO) cancer screening trialSarah J Nyante
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
Gynecol Oncol 120:474-9. 2011..We examined relationships between histopathologic diagnoses, false-positive test group, and participant and screening test characteristics...
- Genetic variation in PRL and PRLR, and relationships with serum prolactin levels and breast cancer risk: results from a population-based case-control study in PolandSarah J Nyante
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
Breast Cancer Res 13:R42. 2011..Thus, we examined the relationship between single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in PRL and PRLR, serum prolactin levels and breast cancer risk in a population-based case-control study...
- Common genetic variation in adiponectin, leptin, and leptin receptor and association with breast cancer subtypesSarah J Nyante
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 129:593-606. 2011..Replication in additional studies where breast cancer subtypes have been defined is necessary to confirm these potential associations...
- Breast cancer risk in older women: results from the NIH-AARP Diet and Health StudyLouise A Brinton
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, 20892, USA
Cancer Causes Control 25:843-57. 2014..Divergent risk factors exist for premenopausal and postmenopausal breast cancers, but it is unclear whether differences by age exist among postmenopausal women...
- Association of germline microRNA SNPs in pre-miRNA flanking region and breast cancer risk and survival: the Carolina Breast Cancer StudyJeannette T Bensen
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Cancer Causes Control 24:1099-109. 2013..Common germline variation in the 5' region proximal to precursor (pre-) miRNA gene sequences is evaluated for association with breast cancer risk and survival among African Americans and Caucasians...
- Enhanced statistical tests for GWAS in admixed populations: assessment using African Americans from CARe and a Breast Cancer ConsortiumBogdan Pasaniuc
Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
PLoS Genet 7:e1001371. 2011..Our methods and our publicly available software are broadly applicable to GWAS in admixed populations...
- The association between oral contraceptive use and lobular and ductal breast cancer in young womenSarah J Nyante
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Int J Cancer 122:936-41. 2008..These results are similar to previous studies that report little difference in the effect of oral contraceptive use on breast cancer by histology...
- Relationship of sex steroid hormones with body size and with body composition measured by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry in US menBritton Trabert
Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, MSC 7234, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
Cancer Causes Control 23:1881-91. 2012....
- Obesity and screening for breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer in women: a reviewSarah S Cohen
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Cancer 112:1892-904. 2008..Thus, efforts to identify barriers and increase screening for breast and cervical cancers may be targeted toward obese women, whereas outreach to all women should remain the objective for colorectal cancer screening programs...