Brian Chih Hung Chiu

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi An update of the epidemiology of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, and Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Clin Lymphoma 4:161-8. 2003
  2. doi Dietary factors and risk of t(14;18)-defined subgroups of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:859-67. 2008
  3. ncbi Obesity and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (United States)
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:677-85. 2007
  4. ncbi Cigarette smoking, familial hematopoietic cancer, hair dye use, and risk of t(14;18)-defined subtypes of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:652-9. 2007
  5. ncbi Body mass index, abnormal glucose metabolism, and mortality from hematopoietic cancer
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2348-54. 2006
  6. pmc Agricultural pesticide use and risk of t(14;18)-defined subtypes of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Blood 108:1363-9. 2006
  7. ncbi Body mass index, physical activity, and risk of renal cell carcinoma
    B C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:940-7. 2006
  8. ncbi Agricultural pesticide use, familial cancer, and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine and The Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University Medical School, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:525-31. 2004
  9. pmc Pesticides, chromosomal aberrations, and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611 4402, USA
    J Agromedicine 14:250-5. 2009
  10. ncbi Changes in diet during adult life and risk of colorectal adenomas
    Brian Chih Hung Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Nutr Cancer 49:49-58. 2004

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi An update of the epidemiology of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, and Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Clin Lymphoma 4:161-8. 2003
    ..Evaluation of polymorphisms in genes involved in immune function, inflammation, and the activation or detoxification of environmental and occupational chemicals is also warranted...
  2. doi Dietary factors and risk of t(14;18)-defined subgroups of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:859-67. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi Obesity and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (United States)
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:677-85. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi Cigarette smoking, familial hematopoietic cancer, hair dye use, and risk of t(14;18)-defined subtypes of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:652-9. 2007
    ..Hair dye use was not associated with either subtype. These findings should be interpreted cautiously because of the small sample...
  5. ncbi Body mass index, abnormal glucose metabolism, and mortality from hematopoietic cancer
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2348-54. 2006
    ..We analyzed data from a cohort study to investigate associations of interviewer-measured BMI and PLG with risk of NHL mortality and to explore associations with leukemia and multiple myeloma...
  6. pmc Agricultural pesticide use and risk of t(14;18)-defined subtypes of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Blood 108:1363-9. 2006
    ..These results suggest that defining subsets of NHL according to t(14;18) status is a useful approach for etiologic research...
  7. ncbi Body mass index, physical activity, and risk of renal cell carcinoma
    B C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:940-7. 2006
    ..To investigate the association between obesity and risk of renal cell carcinoma and to examine whether the association is modified by physical activity...
  8. ncbi Agricultural pesticide use, familial cancer, and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine and The Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University Medical School, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:525-31. 2004
    ....
  9. pmc Pesticides, chromosomal aberrations, and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611 4402, USA
    J Agromedicine 14:250-5. 2009
    ..This review summarizes the findings from these epidemiologic studies, speculates on implications, and suggests the research needed to clarify the role of pesticides in NHL...
  10. ncbi Changes in diet during adult life and risk of colorectal adenomas
    Brian Chih Hung Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Nutr Cancer 49:49-58. 2004
    ....
  11. ncbi Association of NAT and GST polymorphisms with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma: a population-based case-control study
    Brian C H Chiu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Br J Haematol 128:610-5. 2005
    ..In summary, although NAT1, NAT2, GSTM1, GSTT1, or GSTP1 polymorphisms do not appear to be associated with NHL risk overall, there might be gender-specific and subtype-specific associations that require confirmation...
  12. pmc Total testosterone, androgen receptor polymorphism, and depressive symptoms in young black and white men: the CARDIA Male Hormone Study
    Laura A Colangelo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, 680 N Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:951-8. 2007
    ..Clinical trials assessing the effects of T replacement therapy on depressive symptoms in hypogonadal men should consider including CAG RL in their design and/or analysis...
  13. ncbi Longitudinal associations of age, anthropometric and lifestyle factors with serum total insulin-like growth factor-I and IGF binding protein-3 levels in Black and White men: the CARDIA Male Hormone Study
    Susan M Gapstur
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:2208-16. 2004
    ..Importantly, they suggest that IGF-I and/or IGFBP-3 levels could be influenced by changes in BMI, and perhaps by physical activity, alcohol intake, and cigarette smoking...
  14. pmc Associations of physical activity, sedentary time, and insulin with percent breast density in Hispanic women
    Kathleen Y Wolin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:1004-11. 2007
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  15. pmc Vaccination history and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a population-based, case-control study
    Heather A Lankes
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:517-23. 2009
    ..Results of few epidemiologic studies conducted thus far are inconsistent, and only one has examined the association by histologic subtype...
  16. ncbi Sun exposure and non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a population-based, case-control study
    Lori K Soni
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, United States
    Eur J Cancer 43:2388-95. 2007
    ..In conclusion, our data suggest that total hours of sun exposure is associated with a lower risk of NHL, and the inverse association is not modified by vitamin D intake, is stronger among farmer, and may vary by subtypes...

Research Grants3

  1. Case-Control Study of Pesticides and t(14;18) Lymphoma
    Brian Chiu; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The low-term objective is to improve understanding of the disease process which may ultimately lead to improved prevention of NHL in the general population. ..
  2. Risk Factors for Molecularly Defined Subgroups of Lymphoma: A Pooled Analysis
    Brian Chiu; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This project directly responds to the NCI strategic plan for cancer preemption because it can elucidate the etiology of NHL. ..