Sharif B Mohr

Summary

Affiliation: Naval Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A brief history of vitamin d and cancer prevention
    Sharif B Mohr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0631, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:79-83. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Ultraviolet B and incidence rates of leukemia worldwide
    Sharif B Mohr
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, 92093 0631, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:68-74. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and breast cancer in the military: a case-control study utilizing pre-diagnostic serum
    Sharif B Mohr
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive 0620, La Jolla, CA 92093 0620, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:495-504. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Low ultraviolet B and increased risk of brain cancer: an ecological study of 175 countries
    Sharif B Mohr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0620, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 35:281-90. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Ultraviolet B irradiance and incidence rates of bladder cancer in 174 countries
    Sharif B Mohr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0631, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:296-302. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Relationship between low ultraviolet B irradiance and higher breast cancer risk in 107 countries
    Sharif B Mohr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0631, USA
    Breast J 14:255-60. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Optimal vitamin D status for colorectal cancer prevention: a quantitative meta analysis
    Edward D Gorham
    University of California San Diego, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, La Jolla, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:210-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D and prevention of breast cancer: pooled analysis
    Cedric F Garland
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 103:708-11. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of ultraviolet B irradiance and vitamin D in prevention of ovarian cancer
    Cedric F Garland
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0631, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:512-4. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Is ultraviolet B irradiance inversely associated with incidence rates of endometrial cancer: an ecological study of 107 countries
    Sharif B Mohr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine 0631C, University of California San Diego, La Jolla CA, USA
    Prev Med 45:327-31. 2007

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint A brief history of vitamin d and cancer prevention
    Sharif B Mohr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0631, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:79-83. 2009
    ..To review the history of vitamin D and its use in cancer prevention...
  2. doi request reprint Ultraviolet B and incidence rates of leukemia worldwide
    Sharif B Mohr
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, 92093 0631, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:68-74. 2011
    ..Recent research has suggested a relationship between vitamin D deficiency and risk of leukemia...
  3. doi request reprint Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and breast cancer in the military: a case-control study utilizing pre-diagnostic serum
    Sharif B Mohr
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive 0620, La Jolla, CA 92093 0620, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:495-504. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to ascertain whether a relationship exists between pre-diagnostic serum levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) and risk of breast cancer in young women...
  4. doi request reprint Low ultraviolet B and increased risk of brain cancer: an ecological study of 175 countries
    Sharif B Mohr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0620, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 35:281-90. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether an inverse association exists between latitude, solar ultraviolet B (UVB) irradiance, modeled 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] levels and incidence rates of cancer of the brain...
  5. doi request reprint Ultraviolet B irradiance and incidence rates of bladder cancer in 174 countries
    Sharif B Mohr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0631, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:296-302. 2010
    ..Although nearly half of bladder cancer cases are due to smoking, the cause of nearly half is unexplained...
  6. doi request reprint Relationship between low ultraviolet B irradiance and higher breast cancer risk in 107 countries
    Sharif B Mohr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0631, USA
    Breast J 14:255-60. 2008
    ..81 (p < 0.0001). There was a protective effect of UVB irradiance on risk of breast cancer that was independent of fertility rate, proportion of the population overweight, alcohol intake, animal energy intake, and other covariates...
  7. ncbi request reprint Optimal vitamin D status for colorectal cancer prevention: a quantitative meta analysis
    Edward D Gorham
    University of California San Diego, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, La Jolla, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:210-6. 2007
    ..Previous studies, such as the Women's Health Initiative, have shown that a low dose of vitamin D did not protect against colorectal cancer, yet a meta-analysis indicates that a higher dose may reduce its incidence...
  8. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D and prevention of breast cancer: pooled analysis
    Cedric F Garland
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 103:708-11. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of ultraviolet B irradiance and vitamin D in prevention of ovarian cancer
    Cedric F Garland
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0631, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:512-4. 2006
    ..This suggests that lower levels of solar irradiance might be associated with higher risk of ovarian cancer. Laboratory findings also suggest that low levels of vitamin D metabolites could play a role in the etiology of ovarian cancer...
  10. ncbi request reprint Is ultraviolet B irradiance inversely associated with incidence rates of endometrial cancer: an ecological study of 107 countries
    Sharif B Mohr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine 0631C, University of California San Diego, La Jolla CA, USA
    Prev Med 45:327-31. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint What is the dose-response relationship between vitamin D and cancer risk?
    Cedric F Garland
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Nutr Rev 65:S91-5. 2007
  12. doi request reprint Vitamin D for cancer prevention: global perspective
    Cedric F Garland
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:468-83. 2009
    ..Higher serum levels of the main circulating form of vitamin D, 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D), are associated with substantially lower incidence rates of colon, breast, ovarian, renal, pancreatic, aggressive prostate and other cancers...
  13. ncbi request reprint Do sunscreens increase risk of melanoma in populations residing at higher latitudes?
    Edward D Gorham
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive 0613C, La Jolla, CA 92093 0631, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:956-63. 2007
    ..Sunscreens may allow overexposure to ultraviolet A (UVA) in fair-skinned persons and prevent symptoms of sunburn, but their benefits for the prevention of melanoma are uncertain...
  14. ncbi request reprint Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and prevention of breast cancer: pooled analysis
    Sharif B Mohr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive 0620, La Jolla, CA 92093 0620, USA
    Anticancer Res 31:2939-48. 2011
    ..Since publication of the most current meta-analysis of 25(OH)D and breast cancer risk, two new nested case-control studies have emerged...
  15. ncbi request reprint Are low ultraviolet B and high animal protein intake associated with risk of renal cancer?
    Sharif B Mohr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:2705-9. 2006
    ..0001) were positively associated (R(2) = 0.68, p < 0.0001). Lower levels of UVB irradiance and higher intakes of calories from animal sources were independently associated with higher incidence rates of kidney cancer...
  16. pmc The role of vitamin D in cancer prevention
    Cedric F Garland
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, 0631C, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0631, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:252-61. 2006
    ..The evidence suggests that efforts to improve vitamin D status, for example by vitamin D supplementation, could reduce cancer incidence and mortality at low cost, with few or no adverse effects...