June A Peters

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Close ties: an exploratory Colored Eco-Genetic Relationship Map (CEGRM) study of social connections of men in Familial Testicular Cancer (FTC) families
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD, 20852 USA
    Hered Cancer Clin Pract 10:2. 2012
  2. pmc A possible new syndrome with growth-hormone secreting pituitary adenoma, colonic polyposis, lipomatosis, lentigines and renal carcinoma in association with familial testicular germ cell malignancy: A case report
    Phuong L Mai
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Med Case Reports 1:9. 2007
  3. pmc Factors associated with testicular self-examination among unaffected men from multiple-case testicular cancer families
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Division of Population Sciences, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Flordia, USA
    Hered Cancer Clin Pract 7:11. 2009
  4. pmc Tolerability of breast ductal lavage in women from families at high genetic risk of breast cancer
    Jennifer T Loud
    Clinical Genetics Branch, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, MD, USA
    BMC Womens Health 9:20. 2009
  5. pmc Testicular cancer and genetics knowledge among familial testicular cancer family members
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 7026, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Genet Couns 17:351-64. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Familial testicular cancer: interest in genetic testing among high-risk family members
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch CGB, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics DCEG, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health NIH, DHHS, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Genet Med 8:760-70. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Evolution of the colored eco-genetic relationship map (CEGRM) for assessing social functioning in women in hereditary breast-ovarian (HBOC) families
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch CGB, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics DCEG, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health NIH, Department of Health and Human Services DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Genet Couns 15:477-89. 2006
  8. pmc Unpacking the blockers: understanding perceptions and social constraints of health communication in hereditary breast ovarian cancer (HBOC) susceptibility families
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch CGB, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics DCEG, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health NIH, Department of Health and Human Services DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Genet Couns 20:450-64. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Exploratory study of the feasibility and utility of the colored eco-genetic relationship map (CEGRM) in women at high genetic risk of developing breast cancer
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 130:258-64. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Cancer genetics fundamentals
    J Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Nurs 24:446-61; quiz 462. 2001

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  1. pmc Close ties: an exploratory Colored Eco-Genetic Relationship Map (CEGRM) study of social connections of men in Familial Testicular Cancer (FTC) families
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD, 20852 USA
    Hered Cancer Clin Pract 10:2. 2012
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  2. pmc A possible new syndrome with growth-hormone secreting pituitary adenoma, colonic polyposis, lipomatosis, lentigines and renal carcinoma in association with familial testicular germ cell malignancy: A case report
    Phuong L Mai
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Med Case Reports 1:9. 2007
    ..Familial testicular cancer in the presence of other findings in affected and unaffected family members might indicate a previously-unidentified hereditary cancer syndrome...
  3. pmc Factors associated with testicular self-examination among unaffected men from multiple-case testicular cancer families
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Division of Population Sciences, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Flordia, USA
    Hered Cancer Clin Pract 7:11. 2009
    ..Our data provide a basis for further exploring psychosocial issues that are specific to men with a family history of TC, and formulating intervention strategies aimed at improving adherence to TSE guidelines...
  4. pmc Tolerability of breast ductal lavage in women from families at high genetic risk of breast cancer
    Jennifer T Loud
    Clinical Genetics Branch, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, MD, USA
    BMC Womens Health 9:20. 2009
    ..We report DL tolerability in BRCA1/2 mutation-positive and -negative women from an IRB-approved research study...
  5. pmc Testicular cancer and genetics knowledge among familial testicular cancer family members
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 7026, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Genet Couns 17:351-64. 2008
    ..It was our aim to determine baseline levels of testicular cancer and genetics knowledge among members of families with Familial Testicular Cancer (FTC)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Familial testicular cancer: interest in genetic testing among high-risk family members
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch CGB, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics DCEG, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health NIH, DHHS, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Genet Med 8:760-70. 2006
    ..The current report targets interest in clinical genetic testing for susceptibility to FTC...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evolution of the colored eco-genetic relationship map (CEGRM) for assessing social functioning in women in hereditary breast-ovarian (HBOC) families
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch CGB, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics DCEG, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health NIH, Department of Health and Human Services DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Genet Couns 15:477-89. 2006
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  8. pmc Unpacking the blockers: understanding perceptions and social constraints of health communication in hereditary breast ovarian cancer (HBOC) susceptibility families
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch CGB, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics DCEG, National Cancer Institute NCI, National Institutes of Health NIH, Department of Health and Human Services DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Genet Couns 20:450-64. 2011
    ..Blocking often seemed to involve bi-directional feedback loops, in keeping with Lepore's Social Constraints and Modulation Theory. Privacy and protectiveness predominated as explanations for long-term blocking...
  9. ncbi request reprint Exploratory study of the feasibility and utility of the colored eco-genetic relationship map (CEGRM) in women at high genetic risk of developing breast cancer
    June A Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 130:258-64. 2004
    ..In this clinical research context, the participants felt free to share poignant stories about their friends and families. Further studies are planned to refine the CEGRM and to examine its utility in cancer genetics research...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cancer genetics fundamentals
    J Peters
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Nurs 24:446-61; quiz 462. 2001
    ..Underlying all of these changes are the even more fundamental enabling factors of genetic instability on both the chromosomal and the gene level. Finally, we look toward the future in a field where the future is now!..
  11. pmc BRCA mutation-negative women from hereditary breast and ovarian cancer families: a qualitative study of the BRCA-negative experience
    Alexis D Bakos
    Department of Health and Human Services, National Institute of Nursing Research, NIH, Rockville, MD, USA
    Health Expect 11:220-31. 2008
    ..This study was designed to explore cancer risk perception and the experience of being a mutation-negative woman within a known BRCA1/2 mutation-positive family...
  12. pmc Characteristics of health information gatherers, disseminators, and blockers within families at risk of hereditary cancer: implications for family health communication interventions
    Laura M Koehly
    Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Building 31, Room B1B37D, 31 Center Drive MSC 2073, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:2203-9. 2009
    ..Given the importance of the dissemination of accurate family history to assess disease risk, we characterized the gatherers, disseminators, and blockers of health information within families at high genetic risk of cancer...
  13. pmc Sisters in hereditary breast and ovarian cancer families: communal coping, social integration, and psychological well-being
    Laura M Koehly
    Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Psychooncology 17:812-21. 2008
    ..We investigated the association between psychological distress and indices of social integration and communal coping among sisters from hereditary breast and ovarian cancer (HBOC) families...
  14. pmc Malignancies and survival patterns in the National Cancer Institute inherited bone marrow failure syndromes cohort study
    Blanche P Alter
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852 7231, USA
    Br J Haematol 150:179-88. 2010
    ..The findings demonstrate that both FA and DC are major cancer susceptibility syndromes. The IBMFS, historically considered paediatric disorders, have important management implications for physicians treating adult patients...
  15. pmc Complementary and alternative medicine use among women at increased genetic risk of breast and ovarian cancer
    Christine M Mueller
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:17. 2008
    ..Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use is well documented among breast cancer patients and survivors, but little evidence is available to describe rates and patterns of use among women at increased genetic risk of breast cancer...
  16. pmc Familial testicular germ cell tumors in adults: 2010 summary of genetic risk factors and clinical phenotype
    Mark H Greene
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
    Endocr Relat Cancer 17:R109-21. 2010
    ..All five loci are involved in normal testicular development and/or male infertility. These genetic data provide a novel insight into the genetic basis of FTGCT, and an invaluable guide to future TGCT research...
  17. ncbi request reprint Deliberate deceit of family members: a challenge to providers of clinical genetics services
    Jennifer T Loud
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, MD 20853 7231, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:1643-6. 2006
  18. pmc Constitutional cytogenetic analysis in men with hereditary testicular germ cell tumor: no evidence of disease-related abnormalities
    Christine M Mueller
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 7101, Rockville, MD 20852 7231, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2791-4. 2007
  19. pmc Li-Fraumeni syndrome: report of a clinical research workshop and creation of a research consortium
    Phuong L Mai
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Cancer Genet 205:479-87. 2012
    ..This workshop also led to the creation of the Li-Fraumeni Exploration (LiFE) Research Consortium...
  20. pmc Very short telomere length by flow fluorescence in situ hybridization identifies patients with dyskeratosis congenita
    Blanche P Alter
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852 7231, USA
    Blood 110:1439-47. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Report of the National Institutes of Health Workshop on Kawasaki Disease
    K S Barron
    Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1356, USA
    J Rheumatol 26:170-90. 1999
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Applications of advances in molecular biology and genomics to clinical cancer care
    Jennifer T Loud
    Clinical Genetics Branch CGB, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Nurs 25:110-22; quiz 123-4. 2002
    ..We use specific examples to demonstrate the use of genetic information to achieve these objectives and to illustrate principles and strategies that may be applied to a variety of cancers...
  23. ncbi request reprint Referral to cancer genetic counseling: are there stages of readiness?
    Suzanne M O'Neill
    Center for Medical Genetics, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, 1000 Central Street, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 142:221-31. 2006
    ..Theoretical frameworks are needed to study adherence to referral for cancer genetic counseling. Stage-based theories may have a role to play...
  24. pmc Use of an educational computer program before genetic counseling for breast cancer susceptibility: effects on duration and content of counseling sessions
    Michael J Green
    Department of Humanities, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    Genet Med 7:221-9. 2005
    ..We compared the effectiveness of counseling alone versus counseling preceded by use of a computer-based decision aid among women referred to genetic counseling for a family or personal history of breast cancer...
  25. ncbi request reprint Mathematical modeling for breast cancer risk assessment. State of the art and role in medicine
    Wendy S Rubinstein
    Center for Medical Genetics, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Illinois 60201, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 16:1082-94; discussion 1094, 1097-9. 2002
    ..Medical professionals can embrace new preventive medicine techniques more effectively by utilizing quantitative methods to assess their patients' risks...