M P Purdue

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. pmc A prospective study of 67 serum immune and inflammation markers and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Blood 122:951-7. 2013
  3. pmc A case-control study of occupation/industry and renal cell carcinoma risk
    Sara Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, MSC 7242, Bethesda, MD 20892 7242, USA
    BMC Cancer 12:344. 2012
  4. pmc An investigation of risk factors for renal cell carcinoma by histologic subtype in two case-control studies
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 132:2640-7. 2013
  5. pmc A case-control study of peripheral blood mitochondrial DNA copy number and risk of renal cell carcinoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43149. 2012
  6. pmc Type of alcoholic beverage and risk of head and neck cancer--a pooled analysis within the INHANCE Consortium
    Mark P Purdue
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:132-42. 2009
  7. 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
  8. pmc Degreasing and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    M P Purdue
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, EPS 8114, 6120 Executive Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Occup Environ Med 66:557-60. 2009
  9. pmc Genetic variation in the inhibin pathway and risk of testicular germ cell tumors
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Res 68:3043-8. 2008
  10. pmc Prediagnostic serum levels of cytokines and other immune markers and risk of non-hodgkin lymphoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Res 71:4898-907. 2011

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Publications56

  1. 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...
  2. pmc A prospective study of 67 serum immune and inflammation markers and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Blood 122:951-7. 2013
    ..Our findings suggest that circulating BCA-1, sTNFR2, and sVEGFR2 are associated with NHL risk well in advance of diagnosis. Additional research is needed to replicate these findings and elucidate the underlying biologic mechanisms. ..
  3. pmc A case-control study of occupation/industry and renal cell carcinoma risk
    Sara Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, MSC 7242, Bethesda, MD 20892 7242, USA
    BMC Cancer 12:344. 2012
    ..Here, we investigated associations between employment in specific occupations and industries and RCC, and its most common histologic subtype, clear cell RCC (ccRCC)...
  4. pmc An investigation of risk factors for renal cell carcinoma by histologic subtype in two case-control studies
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 132:2640-7. 2013
    ..Our findings support the existence of distinct age, sex and racial distributions for RCC subtypes, and suggest that the obesity-RCC association differs by histology...
  5. pmc A case-control study of peripheral blood mitochondrial DNA copy number and risk of renal cell carcinoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43149. 2012
    ..In an attempt to replicate that finding, we measured mtDNA copy number in peripheral blood DNA from a U.S. population-based case-control study of RCC...
  6. pmc Type of alcoholic beverage and risk of head and neck cancer--a pooled analysis within the INHANCE Consortium
    Mark P Purdue
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:132-42. 2009
    ..Given the presence of heterogeneity in study-specific results, their findings should be interpreted with caution...
  7. 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...
  8. pmc Degreasing and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    M P Purdue
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, EPS 8114, 6120 Executive Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Occup Environ Med 66:557-60. 2009
    ..To investigate the relationship between selected solvent-related workplace tasks (degreasing, painting, gluing, stripping paint, staining) and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL)...
  9. pmc Genetic variation in the inhibin pathway and risk of testicular germ cell tumors
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Res 68:3043-8. 2008
    ..89-2.99; TT: OR, 4.54; 95% CI 2.00-10.3; P(trend) = 0.0008). We found no evidence of association with variants in the other investigated genes. These findings suggest that genetic variation in the INHA locus influences TGCT development...
  10. pmc Prediagnostic serum levels of cytokines and other immune markers and risk of non-hodgkin lymphoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Res 71:4898-907. 2011
    ..Our findings for sTNF-R1 and sCD27, possible markers for inflammatory and B-cell stimulatory states, respectively, support a role for subclinical inflammation and chronic B-cell stimulation in lymphomagenesis...
  11. pmc A prospective study of serum soluble CD30 concentration and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Blood 114:2730-2. 2009
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  12. pmc Prediagnostic serum concentrations of organochlorine compounds and risk of testicular germ cell tumors
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1514-9. 2009
    ..Recent findings suggest that exposure to organochlorine (OC) compounds, chlordanes and p,p'-dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (p,p'-DDE) in particular, may increase the risk of developing testicular germ cell tumors (TGCTs)...
  13. pmc Variation in innate immunity genes and risk of multiple myeloma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Hematol Oncol 29:42-6. 2011
    ..0 × 10(-5) , P(permutation)  = 0.07). Our findings suggest that genetic variants in SERPINE1 and HGF, and possibly CCR7, are associated with MM risk, and warrant further investigation in other studies...
  14. 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)...
  15. pmc A case-control study of reproductive factors and renal cell carcinoma among black and white women in the United States
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1537-44. 2011
    ..We investigated whether reproductive factors are associated with RCC, overall and by race, within a population-based case-control study...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sun exposure, vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 8009, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:989-99. 2007
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  17. ncbi request reprint Etiologic and other factors predicting nevus-associated cutaneous malignant melanoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Preventive Oncology, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Canada
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2015-22. 2005
    ..However, it is possible that high UV exposure causes involution of nevi, thus reducing the density of nevi in exposed skin and thereby the probability of N+ melanoma...
  18. ncbi request reprint Etiologic factors associated with p53 immunostaining in cutaneousmalignant melanoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Preventive Oncology, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Cancer 117:486-93. 2005
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  19. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy, reproductive history, and colorectal adenomas: data from the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian (PLCO) Cancer Screening Trial (United States)
    Mark P Purdue
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, MSC 7240, Executive Plaza South 8121, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:965-73. 2005
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  20. pmc Impaired lung function and lung cancer incidence in a cohort of Swedish construction workers
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, EPS 8121, 6120 Executive Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Thorax 62:51-6. 2007
    ..To deal with this question further, data from a large (n = 176 997) cohort of male Swedish construction workers, for whom spirometry measurements before follow-up were available, were analysed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposures and head and neck cancers among Swedish construction workers
    Mark P Purdue
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 8111, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 32:270-5. 2006
    ..In an attempt to address this issue, the relationship between selected occupational exposures and head and neck cancer risk was investigated using data from a large cohort of Swedish construction workers...
  22. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in immune function genes and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: findings from the New South Wales non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Study
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Carcinogenesis 28:704-12. 2007
    ..06, 95% CI=0.88-4.83; trend test, P=0.02). Our findings offer further evidence that variation in the IL10 and TNF loci influences NHL risk. Additional studies are needed to clarify the genetic and biologic basis for these relationships...
  23. pmc Occupational exposure to organochlorine insecticides and cancer incidence in the Agricultural Health Study
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 120:642-9. 2007
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  24. ncbi request reprint International patterns and trends in testis cancer incidence
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Int J Cancer 115:822-7. 2005
    ..Rates appear to be leveling off in some populations. The increases in testis cancer remain unexplained, although changes in the prevalence of important risk factors for this disease may be responsible...
  25. ncbi request reprint Dietary factors and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma by histologic subtype: a case-control analysis
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Preventive Oncology, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Canada
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1665-76. 2004
    ..In conclusion, these findings generally do not support the existence of etiologic heterogeneity between histologic subtypes of NHL in their associations with components of dietary intake...
  26. ncbi request reprint A case-control investigation of immune function gene polymorphisms and risk of testicular germ cell tumors
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, EPS 8009, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20892 7234, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:77-83. 2007
    ..In conclusion, our findings suggest that polymorphisms in TGFB1 and LTA/TNF, and possibly other immune function genes, may influence susceptibility to TGCT...
  27. pmc Family history of cancer and renal cell cancer risk in Caucasians and African Americans
    S Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, MSC 7242, Bethesda, MD 20892 7242, USA
    Br J Cancer 102:1676-80. 2010
    ..The association between renal cell carcinoma (RCC) risk and family history of cancer has not been examined with an adequate number of African Americans (AAs)...
  28. pmc Risk of renal cell carcinoma in relation to blood telomere length in a population-based case-control study
    J N Hofmann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Br J Cancer 105:1772-5. 2011
    ..There are few known risk factors for renal cell carcinoma (RCC). Two small hospital-based case-control studies suggested an association between short blood telomere length (TL) and increased RCC risk...
  29. 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...
  30. pmc Meat-cooking mutagens and risk of renal cell carcinoma
    C R Daniel
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Br J Cancer 105:1096-104. 2011
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  31. pmc A multi-stage genome-wide association study of bladder cancer identifies multiple susceptibility loci
    Nathaniel Rothman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Nat Genet 42:978-84. 2010
    ..Our findings on common variants associated with bladder cancer risk should provide new insights into the mechanisms of carcinogenesis...
  32. pmc Common single nucleotide polymorphisms in immunoregulatory genes and multiple myeloma risk among women in Connecticut
    Kyoung Mu Lee
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Hematol 85:560-3. 2010
    ..Additional studies are needed to replicate these findings and, more generally, to explore the manner in which genes and receptors may influence the pathogenesis of this poorly understood malignancy...
  33. pmc Rising melanoma incidence rates of the trunk among younger women in the United States
    Porcia T Bradford
    Genetic Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2401-6. 2010
    ..Therefore, we examined melanoma incidence trends by age, gender, and body site. Descriptive methods were complemented with the age-period-cohort parameters net drift and longitudinal age trend...
  34. pmc Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D and risk of esophageal and gastric cancer: Cohort Consortium Vitamin D Pooling Project of Rarer Cancers
    Christian C Abnet
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:94-106. 2010
    ..31, 0.96). Subgroup analyses by alcohol consumption produced opposing trends. Results do not support the hypothesis that interventions aimed at increasing vitamin D status would lead to a lower risk of these highly fatal cancers...
  35. 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...
  36. pmc Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D and risk of pancreatic cancer: Cohort Consortium Vitamin D Pooling Project of Rarer Cancers
    Rachael Z Stolzenberg-Solomon
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:81-93. 2010
    ..12, 95% confidence interval: 1.23, 3.64). Given this result, recommendations to increase vitamin D concentrations in healthy persons for the prevention of cancer should be carefully considered...
  37. pmc Genetic susceptibility for chronic lymphocytic leukemia among Chinese in Hong Kong
    Qing Lan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Eur J Haematol 85:492-5. 2010
    ..5%) lower in the Chinese population compared with Caucasians. These results suggest that variants in three loci may contribute to risk of CLL among Chinese...
  38. pmc Occupational exposure to trichloroethylene is associated with a decline in lymphocyte subsets and soluble CD27 and CD30 markers
    Qing Lan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Carcinogenesis 31:1592-6. 2010
    ..Given that altered immunity is an established risk factor for NHL, these results add to the biologic plausibility that TCE is a possible lymphomagen...
  39. pmc Body mass index, cigarette smoking, and alcohol consumption and cancers of the oral cavity, pharynx, and larynx: modeling odds ratios in pooled case-control data
    Jay H Lubin
    Biostatistics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:1250-61. 2010
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  40. doi request reprint Serum levels of vitamin D metabolites and breast cancer risk in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian cancer screening trial
    D Michal Freedman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:889-94. 2008
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  41. ncbi request reprint One-carbon metabolism gene polymorphisms and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in Australia
    Kyoung Mu Lee
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, 6120 Executive Blvd EPS 8118, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Hum Genet 122:525-33. 2007
    ..01). In conclusion, the results of this study suggest that genetic polymorphisms of one-carbon metabolism genes such as MTHFR and TYMS may influence susceptibility to NHL...
  42. 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
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  43. 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...
  44. 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...
  45. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in DNA repair genes and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in New South Wales, Australia
    Min Shen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Haematologica 92:1180-5. 2007
    ..We investigated whether putatively functional single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP) in DNA repair genes influence susceptibility to NHL in a population-based case-control study conducted in Australia...
  46. ncbi request reprint Risk of germ cell tumors among men with HIV/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
    James J Goedert
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1266-9. 2007
    ..Men with HIV/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) are reported to be at increased risk for germ cell tumors (GCT), particularly testicular seminoma. We investigated correlates of this association to improve understanding of GCTs...
  47. pmc Long-term variation in serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration among participants in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial
    Jonathan N Hofmann
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8109, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:927-31. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that serum 25(OH)D concentration at a single time point may be a useful biomarker of long-term vitamin D status in population-based studies of various diseases...
  48. pmc Simultaneous recovery of DNA and RNA from formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissue and application in epidemiologic studies
    Wen Yi Huang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8110, MSC 7240, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:973-7. 2010
    ..Here, we report the method that we used to simultaneously recover DNA and RNA from FFPE tissue specimens with appreciable quantity and quality and discuss briefly the application of tumor markers in epidemiologic studies...
  49. ncbi request reprint Chemical exposures and risk of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia
    Aaron Blair
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Br J Haematol 139:753-61. 2007
    ..Pooled analyses of CLL studies within consortia offer an opportunity to investigate the possible aetiological role of chemical exposures with improved statistical power...
  50. pmc International trends in the incidence of testicular cancer, 1973-2002
    Victoria M Chia
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, EPS Suite 550, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20892 7234, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1151-9. 2010
    ..In a prior report, global testicular cancer incidence rates and trends for the years 1973 to 1997 were summarized. The current report extends these analyses with an additional 5 years of data from Cancer Incidence in Five Continents...
  51. ncbi request reprint Predictors of sunburn among Canadian adults
    M P Purdue
    Division of Preventive Oncology, Cancer Care Ontario, 620 University Avenue, Suite 1500, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2L7, Canada
    Prev Med 33:305-12. 2001
    ..Data from the 1996 National Survey on Sun Exposure & Protective Behaviors (4,023 respondents) were analyzed to identify independent predictors of sunburn among adult Canadians...
  52. pmc Workshop report: environmental exposures and cancer prevention
    Nancy Kreiger
    Division of Preventive Oncology, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 111:105-8. 2003
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  53. ncbi request reprint Predictors of sun protection in Canadian adults
    Mark P Purdue
    Division of Preventive Oncology, Cancer Care Ontario, 620 University Avenue, Suite 1500, Toronto, ON M5G 2L7
    Can J Public Health 93:470-4. 2002
    ..An analysis of Canadian survey data was performed to identify independent predictors of different protective behaviours and of their use in combination...
  54. pmc Asthma history, occupational exposure to pesticides and the risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Won Jin Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Korea University, Seoul
    Int J Cancer 118:3174-6. 2006
    ..2-29.0) or daily medication for asthma (OR = infinite) than those among asthmatics who did not have such histories. Our results support the previous finding that the risk of NHL from pesticide exposure may be greater among asthmatics...
  55. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Mark P Purdue
    Haematologica 92:1145-6. 2007
    ..The BsmI B and TaqI t alleles were associated with an increased risk of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. These findings suggest that variants in VDR may influence lymphomagenesis...
  56. ncbi request reprint Re: Determinants of BRAF mutations in primary melanomas
    Mark P Purdue
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:401-2; author reply 402. 2005