Ulrike Peters

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D, calcium, and vitamin D receptor polymorphism in colorectal adenomas
    U Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:1267-74. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Circulating vitamin D metabolites, polymorphism in vitamin D receptor, and colorectal adenoma risk
    Ulrike Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 3024, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:546-52. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary fibre and colorectal adenoma in a colorectal cancer early detection programme
    Ulrike Peters
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, US National Institutes of Health, DHHS, MD 20892 7273, USA
    Lancet 361:1491-5. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Causes of death in patients with celiac disease in a population-based Swedish cohort
    Ulrike Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892 7273, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1566-72. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Urinary mutagenesis and fried red meat intake: influence of cooking temperature, phenotype, and genotype of metabolizing enzymes in a controlled feeding study
    Ulrike Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20892 7273, USA
    Environ Mol Mutagen 43:53-74. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Urinary mutagenicity and colorectal adenoma risk
    Ulrike Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7273, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:1253-6. 2003
  7. pmc Adipokine genes and prostate cancer risk
    Steven C Moore
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:869-76. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of genetic variants in the calcium-sensing receptor with risk of colorectal adenoma
    Ulrike Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, MD, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:2181-6. 2004
  9. pmc Vitamin D-related genes, serum vitamin D concentrations and prostate cancer risk
    Jiyoung Ahn
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:769-76. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Supplemental and dietary vitamin E, beta-carotene, and vitamin C intakes and prostate cancer risk
    Victoria A Kirsh
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:245-54. 2006

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Publications59

  1. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D, calcium, and vitamin D receptor polymorphism in colorectal adenomas
    U Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:1267-74. 2001
    ..The VDR FokI polymorphism was not significantly associated with colorectal adenoma and did not modify the effect of vitamin D or calcium. In conclusion, the study results suggested a protective effect for vitamin D on colorectal adenoma...
  2. ncbi request reprint Circulating vitamin D metabolites, polymorphism in vitamin D receptor, and colorectal adenoma risk
    Ulrike Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 3024, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:546-52. 2004
    ..We investigated the association of circulating vitamin D metabolites and a genetic variant of the VDR gene with advanced colorectal adenoma, a precursor lesion of colorectal cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary fibre and colorectal adenoma in a colorectal cancer early detection programme
    Ulrike Peters
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, US National Institutes of Health, DHHS, MD 20892 7273, USA
    Lancet 361:1491-5. 2003
    ..Although dietary fibre has been reported to have no association with colorectal adenoma and cancer, in some studies this topic remains controversial...
  4. ncbi request reprint Causes of death in patients with celiac disease in a population-based Swedish cohort
    Ulrike Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892 7273, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1566-72. 2003
    ..Patients with celiac disease have an increased risk of death from gastrointestinal malignancies and lymphomas, but little is known about mortality from other causes and few studies have assessed long-term outcomes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Urinary mutagenesis and fried red meat intake: influence of cooking temperature, phenotype, and genotype of metabolizing enzymes in a controlled feeding study
    Ulrike Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20892 7273, USA
    Environ Mol Mutagen 43:53-74. 2004
    ..The data from this study indicate that urinary mutagenicity correlates with mutagenic exposure from cooked meat and can potentially be used as a marker in etiological studies on cancer...
  6. ncbi request reprint Urinary mutagenicity and colorectal adenoma risk
    Ulrike Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7273, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:1253-6. 2003
    ..2-13.9, comparing the highest with the lowest quintile). In our study population, diet may have contributed to mutagenic exposure, which was positively associated with colorectal adenoma risk...
  7. pmc Adipokine genes and prostate cancer risk
    Steven C Moore
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:869-76. 2009
    ..05). Polymorphisms in the IL6, LEPR, TNF and ADIPOQ genes were not associated with prostate cancer. Allelic variants in the LEP gene are related to prostate cancer risk, supporting a role for leptin in prostate carcinogenesis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of genetic variants in the calcium-sensing receptor with risk of colorectal adenoma
    Ulrike Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, MD, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:2181-6. 2004
    ..We assessed the associations between CASR gene variants and risk for colorectal adenoma, a cancer precursor. We further investigated gene-diet interactions between the CASR variants and calcium intake on adenoma risk...
  9. pmc Vitamin D-related genes, serum vitamin D concentrations and prostate cancer risk
    Jiyoung Ahn
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:769-76. 2009
    ..Results from the most comprehensive evaluation of serum vitamin D and its related genes to date suggest that tag SNPS in the 3' UTR of VDR may be associated with risk of prostate cancer in men with low vitamin D status...
  10. ncbi request reprint Supplemental and dietary vitamin E, beta-carotene, and vitamin C intakes and prostate cancer risk
    Victoria A Kirsh
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:245-54. 2006
    ....
  11. pmc Serum vitamin D concentration and prostate cancer risk: a nested case-control study
    Jiyoung Ahn
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:796-804. 2008
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Estimation of effect size distribution from genome-wide association studies and implications for future discoveries
    Ju Hyun Park
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Nat Genet 42:570-5. 2010
    ..However, for BPC cancers, which have modest familial aggregation, our analysis suggests that risk models based on common variants alone will have modest discriminatory power (63.5% area under curve), even with new discoveries...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint Meat, meat cooking methods and preservation, and risk for colorectal adenoma
    Rashmi Sinha
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Cancer Res 65:8034-41. 2005
    ..04; 95% CI, 0.90-1.19). Our study of screening-detected colorectal adenomas shows that red meat and meat cooked at high temperatures are associated with an increased risk of colorectal adenoma...
  15. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of meat and meat mutagens and prostate cancer risk
    Amanda J Cross
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Cancer Res 65:11779-84. 2005
    ..01-1.61). In conclusion, very well done meat was positively associated with prostate cancer risk. In addition, this study lends epidemiologic support to the animal studies, which have implicated PhIP as a prostate carcinogen...
  16. ncbi request reprint Calcium intake and colorectal adenoma in a US colorectal cancer early detection program
    Ulrike Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:1358-65. 2004
    ..Calcium can reduce the risk of colorectal tumors by binding secondary bile and fatty acids, which leads to antiproliferative effects in the bowel, or by acting directly on the colonic epithelium, which affects differentiation and apoptosis...
  17. pmc Powerful multilocus tests of genetic association in the presence of gene-gene and gene-environment interactions
    Nilanjan Chatterjee
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 79:1002-16. 2006
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  18. ncbi request reprint High serum selenium and reduced risk of advanced colorectal adenoma in a colorectal cancer early detection program
    Ulrike Peters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:315-20. 2006
    ..Although substantial evidence suggests that smoking is a strong effect modifier for other antioxidative nutrients, little is known about smoking-selenium interactions in colorectal tumors...
  19. pmc Polymorphisms in the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene and advanced colorectal adenoma risk
    Hui Lee Wong
    Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, MD, USA
    Eur J Cancer 46:2457-66. 2010
    ..Fat intake modified the APC D1822V-adenoma association, but further studies are warranted...
  20. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance-related genes and advanced left-sided colorectal adenoma
    Marc J Gunter
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:703-8. 2007
    ....
  21. pmc Genetic variation in sodium-dependent vitamin C transporters SLC23A1 and SLC23A2 and risk of advanced colorectal adenoma
    Hans Christian Erichsen
    Section on Genomic Variation, Pediatric Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 4605, USA
    Nutr Cancer 60:652-9. 2008
    ..49, 95% confidence interval = 0.25-0.95 for haplotype G-C vs. haplotype C-C). The findings should be confirmed in follow-up studies, and further investigation is required to probe the functional basis of this finding...
  22. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance-related gene polymorphisms and risk of prostate cancer
    Steven C Moore
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1315-7. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of lycopene and tomato product intake and risk of prostate cancer
    Victoria A Kirsh
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:92-8. 2006
    ..Dietary lycopene and tomato products may reduce risk of prostate cancer; however, uncertainty remains about this possible association...
  24. pmc Pooled analysis of genetic variation at chromosome 8q24 and colorectal neoplasia risk
    Sonja I Berndt
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 17:2665-72. 2008
    ..008. This study confirms the association between colorectal neoplasia and the 8q24 polymorphisms located between 128.47 and 128.54 Mb and suggests a role for these variants in the formation of multiple adenomas...
  25. pmc Genetic variation on 9p22 is associated with abnormal ovarian ultrasound results in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial
    Nicolas Wentzensen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e21731. 2011
    ..The single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) markers localize to the BNC2 gene, which has been associated with ovarian development...
  26. ncbi request reprint Fat, fiber, fruits, vegetables, and risk of colorectal adenomas
    Aleyamma Mathew
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 108:287-92. 2004
    ..This is likely to be an indicator of "unhealthy" food (meat, dairy, margarine, mayonnaise, sweet baked food) consumption in this population. Increased intake of dietary fiber was associated with a moderately decreased risk of adenomas...
  27. pmc Association between adult height, genetic susceptibility and risk of glioma
    Cari M Kitahara
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1075-85. 2012
    ..In a pooled analysis of observational studies, we investigated the strength and consistency of this association, overall and for major sub-types, and investigated effect modification by genetic susceptibility to the disease...
  28. pmc Serum α-tocopherol and γ-tocopherol concentrations and prostate cancer risk in the PLCO Screening Trial: a nested case-control study
    Stephanie J Weinstein
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Servies, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e40204. 2012
    ..Many studies suggest protective effects among smokers and for aggressive prostate cancer, however...
  29. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of dietary alpha-linolenic acid and the risk of prostate cancer (United States)
    Daniel O Koralek
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:783-91. 2006
    ..Alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) is the most common omega-3 fatty acid in the Western diet. The relation of dietary intake of ALA to prostate cancer risk remains unresolved...
  30. doi request reprint Personal history of diabetes, genetic susceptibility to diabetes, and risk of brain glioma: a pooled analysis of observational studies
    Cari M Kitahara
    Authors Affiliations Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda Core Genotyping Facility, National Cancer Institute, SAIC Frederick, Inc, Gaithersburg, Maryland Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope and the Beckman Research Institute, Duarte, California Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio Division of Preventive Medicine Division of Aging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology, Research and Information Center, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umeå and Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:47-54. 2014
    ..Brain glioma is a relatively rare and fatal malignancy in adulthood with few known risk factors. Some observational studies have reported inverse associations between diabetes and subsequent glioma risk, but possible mechanisms are unclear...
  31. pmc Genome-wide association study of glioma and meta-analysis
    Preetha Rajaraman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Hum Genet 131:1877-88. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that larger studies focusing on novel approaches as well as specific tumor subtypes or subgroups will be required to identify additional common susceptibility loci for glioma risk...
  32. pmc Detectable clonal mosaicism and its relationship to aging and cancer
    Kevin B Jacobs
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute NCI, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Nat Genet 44:651-8. 2012
    ..4; P = 3.8 × 10(-11)). These findings underscore the time-dependent nature of somatic events in the etiology of cancer and potentially other late-onset diseases...
  33. ncbi request reprint Dietary fibre and risk of colorectal cancer in the Breast Cancer Detection Demonstration Project (BCDDP) follow-up cohort
    Volker Mai
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, 20892, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 32:234-9. 2003
    ..We investigated the association between dietary fibre intake and risk of CRC in a cohort of women that prospectively answered a food frequency questionnaire (FFQ)...
  34. pmc Non-dioxin-like polychlorinated biphenyls and risk of endometriosis
    Britton Trabert
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1280-5. 2010
    ..Environmental contaminants, including polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), are hypothesized to contribute to endometriosis risk through effects on steroid hormones...
  35. pmc Diet and risk of endometriosis in a population-based case-control study
    Britton Trabert
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Br J Nutr 105:459-67. 2011
    ..1: OR 0·6, >2 servings/d v. ≤ 1: OR 0·7), but this association was not statistically significant for the highest tertile. The present study suggests that specific dietary components may be associated with endometriosis risk...
  36. ncbi request reprint Methods for etiologic and early marker investigations in the PLCO trial
    Richard B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, EPS 8114, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Mutat Res 592:147-54. 2005
    ..g., diet), biochemical, and genetic factors. Early detection studies focus on blood-based biologic markers of early disease. Clinical epidemiology is also an important component of the PLCO trial...
  37. ncbi request reprint A haplotype-based test of association using data from cohort and nested case-control epidemiologic studies
    Jinbo Chen
    Biostatistics, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Hum Hered 58:18-29. 2004
    ..Utilizing simulated data in the context of two genomic regions GPX1 and GPX3, we evaluate the validity of the proposed test for small sample sizes and study its power in the presence and absence of missing genotype data...
  38. pmc Genetic susceptibility to cancer: the role of polymorphisms in candidate genes
    Linda M Dong
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    JAMA 299:2423-36. 2008
    ..Continuing advances in genotyping technologies and the inclusion of DNA collection in observational studies have resulted in an increasing number of genetic association studies...
  39. ncbi request reprint Sequence variations of mitochondrial DNA and individual sensitivity to the ototoxic effect of cisplatin
    Ulrike Peters
    Institute for Human Genetics, University of Muenster, Muenster, Germany
    Anticancer Res 23:1249-55. 2003
    ..Since mutations in the mitochondrial genome are associated with hearing loss, we analyzed whether sequence variations of mtDNA are associated with individual sensitivity to cisplatin-induced ototoxicity...
  40. ncbi request reprint Choice of exposure scores for categorical regression in meta-analysis: a case study of a common problem
    Dora Il'yasova
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:383-8. 2005
    ..This method requires the assignment of a single score to each exposure category. We examined how closely meta-analytical categorical regression approximates the results of analysis based on the individual-level continuous exposure...
  41. doi request reprint Variation in the selenoenzyme genes and risk of advanced distal colorectal adenoma
    Ulrike Peters
    Public Health Science, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1144-54. 2008
    ..We therefore investigated whether genetic variants in selenoenzymes abundantly expressed in the colon are associated with advanced colorectal adenoma, a cancer precursor...
  42. ncbi request reprint Advancing the calcium-colorectal cancer hypothesis
    Arthur Schatzkin
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:893-4. 2004
  43. ncbi request reprint Calcium from diet and supplements is associated with reduced risk of colorectal cancer in a prospective cohort of women
    Andrew Flood
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:126-32. 2005
    ..e., diet or supplements)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Characterization of two SNPs (single nucleotide polymorphisms) in the porcine INSL3 gene and their exclusion as a common genetic basis of hernia inguinalis in pigs
    Christoph Knorr
    Institute of Veterinary Medicine, Georg August University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Biochem Genet 42:11-9. 2004
    ..Screening of the two SNPs in a population of hernia inguinalis affected full and half sib piglets (n = 223) revealed that the SNPs can be excluded as a common genetic basis for this congenital disorder in this pedigree...
  45. ncbi request reprint Carbohydrate, glycemic index, and glycemic load and colorectal adenomas in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Screening Study
    Andrew Flood
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1184-92. 2006
    ..It is possible that high-glycemic-load diets, through their hyperinsulinemic effects, can increase the risk of colorectal cancer...
  46. pmc Polymorphism analysis of six selenoprotein genes: support for a selective sweep at the glutathione peroxidase 1 locus (3p21) in Asian populations
    Charles B Foster
    Section of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Division of Pediatrics, Desk A120, The Children s Hospital, The Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    BMC Genet 7:56. 2006
    ....
  47. pmc Serum selenium and risk of prostate cancer-a nested case-control study
    Ulrike Peters
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:209-17. 2007
    ..Interrelations with other antioxidative agents and oxidative stressors, such as smoking, are poorly understood...
  48. ncbi request reprint Functional variant of manganese superoxide dismutase (SOD2 V16A) polymorphism is associated with prostate cancer risk in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian cancer study
    Daehee Kang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1581-6. 2007
    ..These results suggest that the Ala variant of SOD2 is associated with moderately increased risk of prostate cancer, particularly among men with lower intakes of dietary and supplemental vitamin E...
  49. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of fruit and vegetable intake and risk of prostate cancer
    Victoria A Kirsh
    Research Unit, Division of Preventive Oncology, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1200-9. 2007
    ..Several epidemiologic studies have reported associations between fruit and vegetable intake and reduced risk of prostate cancer, but the findings are inconsistent and data on clinically relevant advanced prostate cancer are limited...
  50. ncbi request reprint Serum lycopene, other carotenoids, and prostate cancer risk: a nested case-control study in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian cancer screening trial
    Ulrike Peters
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, P O Box 19024, 1100 Fairview Avenue North M4 B402, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:962-8. 2007
    ..This has stimulated extensive laboratory and clinical research, as well as much commercial and public enthusiasm. However, the epidemiologic evidence remains inconclusive...
  51. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive association analysis of the vitamin D pathway genes, VDR, CYP27B1, and CYP24A1, in prostate cancer
    Crystal N Holick
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1990-9. 2007
    ..Our findings suggest that polymorphisms in the VDR gene may be associated with prostate cancer risk and, therefore, that the vitamin D pathway might have an etiologic role in the development of prostate cancer...
  52. ncbi request reprint Adherence to the USDA Food Guide, DASH Eating Plan, and Mediterranean dietary pattern reduces risk of colorectal adenoma
    L Beth Dixon
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health, New York University, New York City, NY 10012, USA
    J Nutr 137:2443-50. 2007
    ..lt;or=2 = 0.74, 95% CI = 0.55-0.99; P-trend = 0.08). Following the current U.S. dietary recommendations or a Mediterranean dietary pattern is associated with reduced risk of colorectal adenoma, especially in men...
  53. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable intake and prevalence of colorectal adenoma in a cancer screening trial
    Amy E Millen
    University at Buffalo, School of Public Health and Health Professions, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Buffalo, NY 14214 8001, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1754-64. 2007
    ..Research on the association between fruit and vegetable intake and risk of colorectal adenoma is inconclusive...
  54. ncbi request reprint Boron intake and prostate cancer risk
    Alejandro Gonzalez
    Cancer Prevention Pragram, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:1131-40. 2007
    ..Only one small epidemiological study has been conducted of boron, which found that those in the highest quartile of boron intake had less than half the risk of prostate cancer versus those in the lowest quartile...
  55. pmc Correlates of toenail zinc in a free-living U.S. population
    Alejandro Gonzalez
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Nutritional Sciences Program, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:74-7. 2008
    ..The study aim was to identify dietary and other factors that influence toenail zinc in a healthy population, in order to understand the usefulness of this biomarker in public health studies...
  56. ncbi request reprint Development and application of a simple routine method for the determination of selenium in serum by octopole reaction system ICPMS
    Stefan Sturup
    Dartmouth Trace Element Analysis Core Facility, Departments of Earth Sciences and Chemistry, Dartmouth College, 6105 Sherman Fairchild Hall, Hanover, NH, 03755, USA
    Anal Bioanal Chem 381:686-94. 2005
    ..For the Seronorm certified reference material a value of 911+/-75 microg L-1 (n=31) for zinc was obtained, which corresponds well to the certified zinc value of 920+/-60 microg L-1...
  57. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Porphyromonas gingivalis fimA genotypes in Caucasians
    Thomas Beikler
    Department of Periodontology, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Eur J Oral Sci 111:390-4. 2003
    ..The results indicate that predominant fimA genotypes in Caucasian periodontitis patients are types I, II, and IV. However, there was no difference in the association of the various fimA genotypes with disease severity...
  58. ncbi request reprint Vitamin E and selenium supplementation and risk of prostate cancer in the Vitamins and lifestyle (VITAL) study cohort
    Ulrike Peters
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:75-87. 2008
    ..We aimed to investigate the association of vitamin E and selenium supplementation with prostate cancer in the VITamins And Lifestyle (VITAL) study, a cohort study specifically designed to examine supplement use and future cancer risk...
  59. pmc Dietary supplement use and risk of neoplastic progression in esophageal adenocarcinoma: a prospective study
    Linda M Dong
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Nutr Cancer 60:39-48. 2008
    ..10-0.60). In this cohort study, use of multivitamins and single antioxidant supplements was associated with a significantly reduced risk of EA and markers of neoplastic progression among individuals with Barrett's esophagus...