Hannah P Yang

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Recent alcohol consumption and risk of incident ovarian carcinoma: a pooled analysis of 5,342 cases and 10,358 controls from the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Population Health Research, Alberta Health Services Cancer Care, AB, Canada
    BMC Cancer 13:28. 2013
  2. pmc Ovarian cancer incidence trends in relation to changing patterns of menopausal hormone therapy use in the United States
    Hannah P Yang
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, MD 20852, USA
    J Clin Oncol 31:2146-51. 2013
  3. pmc Endometrial cancer risk factors by 2 main histologic subtypes: the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Hannah P Yang
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Human Services, Bethesda, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:142-51. 2013
  4. pmc Ovarian cancer risk factors by histologic subtypes in the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Hannah P Yang
    Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 131:938-48. 2012
  5. pmc Clinical and pathological heterogeneity of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 3
    Hannah P Yang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e29051. 2012
  6. pmc Genetic variation in the androgen receptor gene and endometrial cancer risk
    Hannah P Yang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:585-9. 2009
  7. pmc A pilot analytic study of a research-level, lower-cost human papillomavirus 16, 18, and 45 test
    Hannah P Yang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 7234, USA
    J Virol Methods 176:112-4. 2011
  8. pmc Alcohol and endometrial cancer risk in the NIH-AARP diet and health study
    Hannah P Yang
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 128:2953-61. 2011
  9. pmc Common genetic variation in the sex hormone metabolic pathway and endometrial cancer risk: pathway-based evaluation of candidate genes
    Hannah P Yang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Carcinogenesis 31:827-33. 2010
  10. pmc Active and passive cigarette smoking and the risk of endometrial cancer in Poland
    Hannah P Yang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Blvd, Suite 520, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Eur J Cancer 46:690-6. 2010

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Publications20

  1. pmc Recent alcohol consumption and risk of incident ovarian carcinoma: a pooled analysis of 5,342 cases and 10,358 controls from the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Population Health Research, Alberta Health Services Cancer Care, AB, Canada
    BMC Cancer 13:28. 2013
    ..Because OC and ovarian borderline tumor histologic types differ genetically, molecularly and clinically, large numbers are needed to estimate risk associations...
  2. pmc Ovarian cancer incidence trends in relation to changing patterns of menopausal hormone therapy use in the United States
    Hannah P Yang
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, MD 20852, USA
    J Clin Oncol 31:2146-51. 2013
    ..Given that MHT use is also associated with increased ovarian cancer risk, we tested whether ovarian cancer incidence rates changed after 2002...
  3. pmc Endometrial cancer risk factors by 2 main histologic subtypes: the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Hannah P Yang
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Human Services, Bethesda, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:142-51. 2013
    ..Because of the limited number of Type II cancers, additional evaluation of risk factors will benefit from consortial efforts...
  4. pmc Ovarian cancer risk factors by histologic subtypes in the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Hannah P Yang
    Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 131:938-48. 2012
    ..83 (serous). Obesity was a significant risk factor only for endometrioid cancers (RR = 1.64; 95% CI: 1.00, 2.70). Our findings support a link between etiological factors and histological heterogeneity in ovarian carcinoma...
  5. pmc Clinical and pathological heterogeneity of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 3
    Hannah P Yang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e29051. 2012
    ..To improve our understanding of CIN3 natural history, we performed a detailed characterization of CIN3 heterogeneity in a large referral population in the US...
  6. pmc Genetic variation in the androgen receptor gene and endometrial cancer risk
    Hannah P Yang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:585-9. 2009
    ..Results from our study, taken together with previously published studies, provide little evidence of a consistent association between common genetic variation in AR and endometrial cancer risk...
  7. pmc A pilot analytic study of a research-level, lower-cost human papillomavirus 16, 18, and 45 test
    Hannah P Yang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 7234, USA
    J Virol Methods 176:112-4. 2011
    ..It is concluded that the HPV16/18/45 assay is a promising triage test with a minimum detection of approximately 5000 viral copies, the clinically relevant threshold...
  8. pmc Alcohol and endometrial cancer risk in the NIH-AARP diet and health study
    Hannah P Yang
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 128:2953-61. 2011
    ..Our results do not support that alcohol is a strong contributor to endometrial cancer risk, but slight risk increases may prevail among some users or for selected tumor characteristics...
  9. pmc Common genetic variation in the sex hormone metabolic pathway and endometrial cancer risk: pathway-based evaluation of candidate genes
    Hannah P Yang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Carcinogenesis 31:827-33. 2010
    ..Associations with variants in other genes have been suggested, but findings have been inconsistent...
  10. pmc Active and passive cigarette smoking and the risk of endometrial cancer in Poland
    Hannah P Yang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Blvd, Suite 520, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Eur J Cancer 46:690-6. 2010
    ..However, dose-response relationships with quantitative measures of active smoking or passive smoking remain less clear...
  11. pmc Is estrogen plus progestin menopausal hormone therapy safe with respect to endometrial cancer risk?
    Britton Trabert
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 132:417-26. 2013
    ..Risks were highest among thin-to-normal weight women, presumably reflecting their lower endogenous estrogen levels, suggesting that menopausal hormones and obesity increase endometrial cancer through common etiologic pathways...
  12. pmc Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and ovarian cancer risk: findings from the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study and systematic review
    Megan A Murphy
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1839-52. 2012
    ..Chronic inflammation has been proposed as a risk factor for ovarian cancer. Some data suggest that anti-inflammatory medications may be protective against ovarian cancer; however, results have been inconsistent...
  13. pmc Heterogeneity of high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia related to HPV16: implications for natural history and management
    Nicolas Wentzensen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852 7234, USA
    Int J Cancer 132:148-54. 2013
    ..Lesion size seems to be an important determinant of colposcopy and biopsy performance. Genotyping for HPV16 in cervical cancer screening can improve risk stratification but may pose challenges to finding small lesions in colposcopy...
  14. pmc Recent changes in endometrial cancer trends among menopausal-age U.S. women
    Paige Wartko
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 37:374-7. 2013
    ..Changes in endometrial cancer incidence rates after the precipitous decline in menopausal hormone therapy (MHT) use in 2002 have not been evaluated...
  15. 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...
  16. doi request reprint Cigarette smoking and endometrial carcinoma risk: the role of effect modification and tumor heterogeneity
    Ashley S Felix
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 9609 Medical Center Drive, Bethesda, MD, 20892 9774, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 25:479-89. 2014
    ..We examined effect modification of this relationship and associations with tumor characteristics in the National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study...
  17. pmc Association of serum sex steroid hormone hemodilution and body mass index among healthy postmenopausal women
    Hannah P Yang
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 21:466-71. 2011
    ..Assessing the relationship of hormone concentration to total mass varies by body mass index (BMI) is etiologically important because obesity is related to hormone metabolism and cancer risk...
  18. pmc Physical activity in different periods of life, sedentary behavior, and the risk of ovarian cancer in the NIH-AARP diet and health study
    Qian Xiao
    Authors Affiliations Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland and AARP, Washington, District of Columbia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:2000-8. 2013
    ..Physical activity and sedentary behavior may influence ovarian cancer risk, but clear evidence is lacking...
  19. pmc Detection of somatic mutations by high-resolution DNA melting (HRM) analysis in multiple cancers
    Jesus Gonzalez-Bosquet
    Laboratory of Translational Genomics, Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e14522. 2011
    ..Although the overall accuracy appears to be better in frozen specimens, somatic alterations were detected in DNA extracted from paraffin-embedded samples...
  20. ncbi request reprint Discovery and validation of methylation markers for endometrial cancer
    Nicolas Wentzensen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD
    Int J Cancer 135:1860-8. 2014
    ..This study demonstrates that methylation markers may be used to evaluate women with abnormal vaginal bleeding to distinguish women with endometrial carcinoma from the majority of women without malignancy. ..