Kirsten Moysich

Summary

Affiliation: Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of immunosuppressive regulatory T lymphocytes in healthy women
    Shalaka S Hampras
    Department of Cancer Prevention and Control, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    J Cancer Epidemiol 2012:191090. 2012
  2. 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
  3. pmc Common breast cancer susceptibility alleles are associated with tumour subtypes in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers: results from the Consortium of Investigators of Modifiers of BRCA1/2
    Anna Marie Mulligan
    Centre for Cancer Genetic Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, 2 Worts Causeway, Cambridge, CB1 8RN, UK
    Breast Cancer Res 13:R110. 2011
  4. pmc Influence of various factors on individual radiation exposure from the Chernobyl disaster
    Pavlo Zamostian
    National University Kyiv Mogila Academy Department of Environment Sciences, Kyiv, Ukraine
    Environ Health 1:4. 2002
  5. pmc The Chernobyl childhood leukemia study: background & lessons learned
    Martin C Mahoney
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Carlton and Elm Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Environ Health 3:12. 2004
  6. pmc Regular use of aspirin and pancreatic cancer risk
    Ravi J Menezes
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, USA
    BMC Public Health 2:18. 2002
  7. pmc Estimation of the correlation coefficient using the Bayesian Approach and its applications for epidemiologic research
    Enrique F Schisterman
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention National Institute of Child Health and Human Development National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 3:5. 2003
  8. pmc Cruciferous vegetable intake is inversely associated with lung cancer risk among smokers: a case-control study
    Li Tang
    Department of Cancer Prevention and Control, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    BMC Cancer 10:162. 2010
  9. pmc Prognostic significance of MCM2, Ki-67 and gelsolin in non-small cell lung cancer
    Jun Yang
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    BMC Cancer 6:203. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Use of common medications and breast cancer risk
    Kirsten B Moysich
    Department of Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1564-95. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Use of Stored Bone Marrow Samples for Pharmacogenetic S*
    Kirsten Moysich; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. Pharmacogenetics in Ovarian Cancer
    Kirsten Moysich; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Regulatory T Cell Function in Ovarian Cancer
    Kirsten Moysich; Fiscal Year: 2009
  4. Regulatory T Cell Function in Ovarian Cancer
    Kirsten B Moysich; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications65

  1. pmc Predictors of immunosuppressive regulatory T lymphocytes in healthy women
    Shalaka S Hampras
    Department of Cancer Prevention and Control, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    J Cancer Epidemiol 2012:191090. 2012
    ..05) negative predictors of Treg levels. Thus, various epidemiological risk factors might explain interindividual variation in immune response to pathological conditions, including cancer...
  2. 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...
  3. pmc Common breast cancer susceptibility alleles are associated with tumour subtypes in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers: results from the Consortium of Investigators of Modifiers of BRCA1/2
    Anna Marie Mulligan
    Centre for Cancer Genetic Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, 2 Worts Causeway, Cambridge, CB1 8RN, UK
    Breast Cancer Res 13:R110. 2011
    ..It is currently unknown how these alleles are associated with different breast cancer subtypes in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers defined by estrogen (ER) or progesterone receptor (PR) status of the tumour...
  4. pmc Influence of various factors on individual radiation exposure from the Chernobyl disaster
    Pavlo Zamostian
    National University Kyiv Mogila Academy Department of Environment Sciences, Kyiv, Ukraine
    Environ Health 1:4. 2002
    ..This article presents a description of how historical events conspired to disrupt these efforts and affect residents in exposed areas...
  5. pmc The Chernobyl childhood leukemia study: background & lessons learned
    Martin C Mahoney
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Carlton and Elm Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Environ Health 3:12. 2004
    ..In an era of globalization, our experiences might benefit others involved in multinational investigations...
  6. pmc Regular use of aspirin and pancreatic cancer risk
    Ravi J Menezes
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, USA
    BMC Public Health 2:18. 2002
    ..As experimental studies reveal a possible role for NSAIDs is reducing the risk of pancreatic cancer, epidemiological studies examining similar associations in human populations become more important...
  7. pmc Estimation of the correlation coefficient using the Bayesian Approach and its applications for epidemiologic research
    Enrique F Schisterman
    Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention National Institute of Child Health and Human Development National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 3:5. 2003
    ..The purpose of this paper is to illustrate the utility of the Bayesian approach for estimating correlations using prior knowledge...
  8. pmc Cruciferous vegetable intake is inversely associated with lung cancer risk among smokers: a case-control study
    Li Tang
    Department of Cancer Prevention and Control, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    BMC Cancer 10:162. 2010
    ..Inverse associations between cruciferous vegetable intake and lung cancer risk have been consistently reported. However, associations within smoking status subgroups have not been consistently addressed...
  9. pmc Prognostic significance of MCM2, Ki-67 and gelsolin in non-small cell lung cancer
    Jun Yang
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    BMC Cancer 6:203. 2006
    ..In this study, we assessed the prognostic significance of MCM2 and Ki-67, two markers of proliferation, and gelsolin, a marker of motility, in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  10. doi request reprint Use of common medications and breast cancer risk
    Kirsten B Moysich
    Department of Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1564-95. 2008
    ..Thus, future epidemiologic studies specifically designed to study these ubiquitous and biologically plausible exposures are warranted...
  11. ncbi request reprint Regular use of aspirin or acetaminophen and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Julie A Baker
    Department of Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:301-8. 2005
    ..48--1.17). Other studies have demonstrated that acetaminophen is associated with transient decreases in DNA repair, and lymphocytes may be particularly susceptible to DNA damage, suggesting a mechanism for the elevated NHL risk observed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Usual adult body mass index is not predictive of ovarian cancer survival
    Kirsten B Moysich
    Department of Cancer Prevention and Control, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, A 316 Carlton House, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:626-8. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint Regular analgesic use and risk of endometrial cancer
    Kirsten B Moysich
    Department of Epidemiology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, A 316 Carlton House, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2923-8. 2005
    ..Analgesic use has been implicated in the chemoprevention of a number of solid tumors, but thus far, no previous research has focused on the role of aspirin in endometrial cancer etiology...
  14. ncbi request reprint Exposures associated with serum organochlorine levels among postmenopausal women from western New York State
    Kirsten B Moysich
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 41:102-10. 2002
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Environmental exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls and breast cancer risk
    Kirsten B Moysich
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Rev Environ Health 17:263-77. 2002
    ..Methodological challenges in the design and analysis of epidemiologic studies on PCBs and breast cancer risk are discussed...
  16. pmc Regular aspirin use and lung cancer risk
    Kirsten B Moysich
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY, USA
    BMC Cancer 2:31. 2002
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Regular use of analgesic drugs and ovarian cancer risk
    K B Moysich
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:903-6. 2001
    ..32; 95% CI, 0.09-1.08) and longest duration of use (adjusted OR, 0.51; 95% CI, 0.27-0.97). These data suggest that regular use of acetaminophen, but not aspirin, may be associated with lower risk of ovarian cancer...
  18. pmc Pilot intervention outcomes of an educational program for biospecimen research participation
    Marc T Kiviniemi
    School of Public Health and Health Professions, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:52-9. 2013
    ..Accurate information and improved knowledge can reduce individual anxiety and concerns that serve as barriers to research participation...
  19. ncbi request reprint A prognostic model for prolonged event-free survival after autologous or allogeneic blood or marrow transplantation for relapsed and refractory Hodgkin's disease
    T Hahn
    Department of Medicine, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 35:557-66. 2005
    ..This prognostic model may prove useful in predicting patient outcomes and identifying high-risk patients for novel treatment strategies. Validation of this model in a larger cohort of patients is warranted...
  20. ncbi request reprint LINE1 and Alu repetitive element DNA methylation in tumors and white blood cells from epithelial ovarian cancer patients
    Stacey N Akers
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 132:462-7. 2014
    ..We determined whether DNA methylation of repetitive elements (RE) is altered in epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) patient tumors and white blood cells (WBC), compared to normal tissue controls...
  21. doi request reprint Efficacy of levo-1-methyl tryptophan and dextro-1-methyl tryptophan in reversing indoleamine-2,3-dioxygenase-mediated arrest of T-cell proliferation in human epithelial ovarian cancer
    Feng Qian
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Cancer Res 69:5498-504. 2009
    ....
  22. pmc Common variants in ABCB1, ABCC2 and ABCG2 genes and clinical outcomes among women with advanced stage ovarian cancer treated with platinum and taxane-based chemotherapy: a Gynecologic Oncology Group study
    Chunqiao Tian
    Gynecologic Oncology Group Statistical and Data Center, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 124:575-81. 2012
    ..This study examined associations between functional variants in ABCB1, ABCC2 and ABCG2 genes and clinical outcomes in patients with epithelial ovarian/primary peritoneal cancer (EOC/PPC) following platinum and taxane-based chemotherapy...
  23. pmc Community-based partnership to identify keys to biospecimen research participation
    Deborah O Erwin
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Buffalo, NY, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:43-51. 2013
    ..Research participation and biospecimen donation may be influenced by who is sponsoring a study. Monetary incentives for study participation may be more important for African American than White participants...
  24. ncbi request reprint Active and passive smoking and risk of ovarian cancer
    J A Baker
    Department of Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:211-8. 2006
    ..Immunosuppression by nicotine or upregulation of enzymes that metabolize carcinogens may be responsible for the effects observed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Consumption of black tea or coffee and risk of ovarian cancer
    J A Baker
    Department of Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 17:50-4. 2007
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Intakes of selected nutrients and food groups and risk of ovarian cancer
    S E McCann
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Nutr Cancer 39:19-28. 2001
    ..38-0.88), beta-carotene (OR = 0.68, 95% CI = 0.46-0.98), and total fruit and vegetable intake (OR = 0.62, 95% CI = 0.42-0.92). Our findings suggest that a diet high in plant foods may be important in reducing risk of ovarian cancer...
  27. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein E genetic polymorphism, serum lipoproteins, and breast cancer risk
    K B Moysich
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Mol Carcinog 27:2-9. 2000
    ..69; 95% CI=1. 49-14.7). These data suggest that the apoE4 genotype may modify the association between serum triglycerides and breast cancer risk...
  28. ncbi request reprint The risk of breast cancer associated with dietary lignans differs by CYP17 genotype in women
    Susan E McCann
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University at Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    J Nutr 132:3036-41. 2002
    ..12, 95% CI 0.03-0.50). Our results suggest that CYP17 genotype may be important in modifying the effect on breast cancer risk of exogenous estrogens, particularly for premenopausal women...
  29. ncbi request reprint Regular analgesic use and risk of multiple myeloma
    Kirsten B Moysich
    Department of Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, United States
    Leuk Res 31:547-51. 2007
    ..Our results warrant further investigation in population-based case-control and cohort studies and should be interpreted with caution in light of the limited sample size and biases inherent in hospital-based studies...
  30. ncbi request reprint Risk of ovarian cancer associated with BMI varies by menopausal status
    Gregory P Beehler
    Department of Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    J Nutr 136:2881-6. 2006
    ..In light of the fact that obesity is a modifiable risk factor, further investigation on this topic is warranted...
  31. ncbi request reprint Chemoprevention of head and neck cancer with aspirin: a case-control study
    Vijayvel Jayaprakash
    Department of Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1231-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate the chemopreventive potential of aspirin against head and neck cancer...
  32. doi request reprint Dietary intakes of selected nutrients and food groups and risk of cervical cancer
    Chaitali Ghosh
    Department of Mathematics, State University of New York College at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14222, USA
    Nutr Cancer 60:331-41. 2008
    ..33-0.79), folate (OR=0.55, 95% CI=0.34-0.88), and total fruit and vegetable intake (OR=0.52, 95% CI=0.34-0.77). Our findings suggest that a diet rich in plant-based nutrients may be important in reducing the risk of cervical cancer...
  33. pmc Consortium analysis of 7 candidate SNPs for ovarian cancer
    Susan J Ramus
    Translational Research Laboratory, University College London EGA Institute for Women s Health, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 123:380-8. 2008
    ..These null results for SNPs identified from relatively large initial studies shows the importance of replicating associations by a consortium approach...
  34. doi request reprint Consumption of raw cruciferous vegetables is inversely associated with bladder cancer risk
    Li Tang
    Department of Cancer Prevention and Control, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:938-44. 2008
    ..93, respectively). These data suggest that cruciferous vegetables, when consumed raw, may reduce the risk of bladder cancer, an effect consistent with the role of dietary isothiocyanates as chemopreventive agents against bladder cancer...
  35. ncbi request reprint Tagging single nucleotide polymorphisms in cell cycle control genes and susceptibility to invasive epithelial ovarian cancer
    Simon A Gayther
    Translational Research Laboratories, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer Res 67:3027-35. 2007
    ..This study highlights the need for multicenter collaborations for genetic association studies...
  36. ncbi request reprint Diet and breast cancer: a review of the prospective observational studies
    Karin B Michels
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 109:2712-49. 2007
    ..The risk of breast cancer can be reduced by avoidance of weight gain in adulthood and limiting the consumption of alcohol...
  37. ncbi request reprint Environmental pollutants, diet, physical activity, body size, and breast cancer: where do we stand in research to identify opportunities for prevention?
    Julia Green Brody
    Silent Spring Institute, Newton, Massachusetts 02458, USA
    Cancer 109:2627-34. 2007
    ..Investments in research on environmental factors in breast cancer have potentially large public health benefits...
  38. ncbi request reprint Intakes of selected food groups and beverages and adult acute myeloid leukemia
    Yulin Li
    Department of Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Leuk Res 30:1507-15. 2006
    ..48, 95% CI 1.05-5.85), wine (OR 2.32, 95% CI 1.05-5.09), and beef (OR 4.78, 95% CI 1.35-16.94). Our findings support a role of diet in adult AML; however, further research is needed to explore gender differences in risk...
  39. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of male breast cancer
    Joli R Weiss
    Department of Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, A 320 Carlton House, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:20-6. 2005
    ..g., electromagnetic fields, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, and high temperatures), dietary factors (e.g., meat intake and fruit and vegetable consumption), and alcohol intake...
  40. ncbi request reprint Cruciferous vegetables, genetic polymorphisms in glutathione S-transferases M1 and T1, and prostate cancer risk
    Michael A Joseph
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mt Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Nutr Cancer 50:206-13. 2004
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Profiles of ortho-polychlorinated biphenyl congeners, dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene, hexachlorobenzene, and Mirex among male Lake Ontario sportfish consumers: the New York State Angler cohort study
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, 270 Farber Hall, 3435 Main St Buffalo, NY 14214 3000, USA
    Environ Res 97:178-94. 2005
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of gelsolin expression level and variability in non-small cell lung cancer
    Jun Yang
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Lung Cancer 46:29-42. 2004
    ..The present study used immunohistochemistry to evaluate the prognostic effect of gelsolin expression in 155 patients with resectable NSCLC...
  43. ncbi request reprint Thyroid cancer incidence trends in Belarus: examining the impact of Chernobyl
    Martin C Mahoney
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1025-33. 2004
    ..While prior studies of thyroid cancer incidence within Belarus have increased since the 1986 Chernobyl reactor accident, the magnitude of increase is not well quantified...
  44. ncbi request reprint Dietary factors and the risk of testicular cancer
    Matthew R Bonner
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Nutr Cancer 44:35-43. 2002
    ..However, risk seemed to differ by histology, suggesting that seminoma, nonseminoma, and mixed germ cell TC may have different etiologies. We suggest that future investigations should continue to stratify cases by histology...
  45. pmc CYP17 genetic polymorphism, breast cancer, and breast cancer risk factors
    Christine B Ambrosone
    Department of Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 5:R45-51. 2003
    ..We investigated the role of the MspAI genetic polymorphism in the 5' region of CYP17 on risk of breast cancer and as a modifier of reproductive risk factors...
  46. ncbi request reprint Variation of the prognostic significance of HER-2 expression in breast cancer according to tumor size
    Helen Swede
    Department of Cancer, Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Breast J 9:98-105. 2003
    ..Our results might partly explain the variation in evidence across HER-2 prognostic studies using fixed tissue and might apply to other putative markers of prognosis in breast cancer...
  47. ncbi request reprint Chernobyl-related ionising radiation exposure and cancer risk: an epidemiological review
    Kirsten B Moysich
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14226, USA
    Lancet Oncol 3:269-79. 2002
    ..Among adult populations, there is no strong evidence to suggest that risk of thyroid cancer, leukaemia, or other malignant disease has increased as a result of the Chernobyl accident...
  48. ncbi request reprint Association of regular aspirin use and breast cancer risk
    Helen Swede
    Department of Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Oncology 68:40-7. 2005
    ..005). Our findings corroborate the growing body of observational evidence that regular aspirin use may be associated with reduced risk of breast cancer...
  49. ncbi request reprint Accurate genotyping from paraffin-embedded normal tissue adjacent to breast cancer
    Bin Xie
    Cancer Genetics and Epidemiology Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington DC 20007 1465, USA
    Carcinogenesis 27:307-10. 2006
    ..Although this study only used breast tumor samples, and may be applicable only to breast cancer studies, we expect the results to be applicable to other types of cancers also...
  50. ncbi request reprint Regular use of aspirin and prostate cancer risk (United States)
    Ravi J Menezes
    Department of Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, A 316 Carlton House, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:251-6. 2006
    ..A similar lack of association was observed when analyses were performed examining stage of the cancer. These data suggest that aspirin use may not be associated with reduced risk of prostate cancer...
  51. ncbi request reprint Associations between black tea and coffee consumption and risk of lung cancer among current and former smokers
    Julie A Baker
    Department of Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nutr Cancer 52:15-21. 2005
    ..64; 95% CI=0.51-0.80). These results suggest that any chemoprotective effects of phytochemicals in coffee and tea may be overshadowed by the elevated risk associated with caffeine in these beverages...
  52. ncbi request reprint Regular aspirin use and esophageal cancer risk
    Vijayvel Jayaprakash
    Department of Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:202-7. 2006
    ..Overall, results from the current study suggest that regular aspirin use may be associated with reduced risk of esophageal cancer...
  53. ncbi request reprint Consumption of coffee, but not black tea, is associated with decreased risk of premenopausal breast cancer
    Julie A Baker
    Department of Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY, USA
    J Nutr 136:166-71. 2006
    ..Our findings support a protective effect of coffee intake on premenopausal, but not postmenopausal breast cancer risk. Further studies are warranted to confirm these findings...
  54. ncbi request reprint Opposing effects of aspirin and acetaminophen use on risk of adult acute leukemia
    Joli R Weiss
    Department of Epidemiology, A 316 Carlton House, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Leuk Res 30:164-9. 2006
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Intakes of selected nutrients, foods, and phytochemicals and prostate cancer risk in western New York
    Susan E McCann
    Department of Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nutr Cancer 53:33-41. 2005
    ..Nevertheless, our results support the hypothesis that a phytochemical-rich, plant-based diet is of importance in reducing risks of hormone-related neoplasms...
  56. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening among individuals with and without a family history
    James F Thrasher
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, CB No 7440, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 8:1-9. 2002
    ..Despite higher screening rates among individuals with FDR+s, interventions may need to target this high-risk group to increase compliance with CRC screening recommendations...
  57. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of beta1,4-galactosyltransferase as a potential biomarker for the detection of subclinical disease after the completion of primary therapy for ovarian cancer
    Kunle Odunsi
    Department of Gynecological Oncology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:575-80. 2002
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Diet and alcohol consumption in relation to p53 mutations in breast tumors
    Jo L Freudenheim
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Carcinogenesis 25:931-9. 2004
    ..For premenopausal women, alcohol consumption in the past was associated with p53 mutations...
  59. ncbi request reprint Concordance of pharmacogenetic polymorphisms in tumor and germ line DNA in adult patients with acute myeloid leukemia
    Joli R Weiss
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1038-41. 2007
    ..Based on these data, genotypes derived from archived AML bone marrow samples were not likely to differ from those from genomic DNA, and archived bone marrow samples may be useful for the conduct of retrospective pharmacogenetic studies...
  60. doi request reprint Female adolescents' perceptions of male partners' pregnancy desire
    Elizabeth J Heavey
    State University of New York College at Brockport School of Nursing, 350 New Campus Dr, Brockport, NY 14420 2988, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 53:338-44. 2008
    ..35). We conclude that male partners may impact adolescent pregnancy desire. Further prospective studies are needed and male-focused adolescent pregnancy interventions should be developed...
  61. pmc Vitamin D receptor expression in normal, premalignant, and malignant human lung tissue
    Ravi J Menezes
    Department of Cancer Prevention and Control Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1104-10. 2008
    ..This is the first comprehensive survey of VDR expression in a series of human lung tissues, including normal and premalignant central airway biopsies and lung tumors...
  62. ncbi request reprint Environmental pollutants and breast cancer: epidemiologic studies
    Julia Green Brody
    Silent Spring Institute, Newton, Massachusetts 02458, USA
    Cancer 109:2667-711. 2007
    ..Substantial research progress in the last 5 years suggests that the investigation of environmental pollutants will lead to strategies to reduce breast cancer risk...
  63. ncbi request reprint Fertility patterns prior to testicular cancer diagnosis
    Julie A Baker
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:295-9. 2005
    ..Further research is needed to determine the extent to which reproductive factors are involved in the etiology of testicular cancer...
  64. pmc Colorectal cancer occurs earlier in those exposed to tobacco smoke: implications for screening
    Luke J Peppone
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 134:743-51. 2008
    ..While various lifestyle factors have been shown to alter the risk for colorectal cancer, recommendations for the early detection of CRC are based only on age and family history...
  65. doi request reprint Differences in contraceptive choice among female adolescents at a state-funded family planning clinic
    Elizabeth J Heavey
    School of Nursing at SUNY at Brockport, Brockport, NY 14420 2988, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 53:45-52. 2008
    ..Some but not all of these associations remained after the clinic visit, which included no-cost contraception...

Research Grants4

  1. Use of Stored Bone Marrow Samples for Pharmacogenetic S*
    Kirsten Moysich; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Pharmacogenetics in Ovarian Cancer
    Kirsten Moysich; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  3. Regulatory T Cell Function in Ovarian Cancer
    Kirsten Moysich; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Findings from this study can also lay the foundation for novel immunotherapeutic strategies for this serious disease and can identify subgroups of women who might benefit most from these new therapies. ..
  4. Regulatory T Cell Function in Ovarian Cancer
    Kirsten B Moysich; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Findings from this study can also lay the foundation for novel immunotherapeutic strategies for this serious disease and can identify subgroups of women who might benefit most from these new therapies. ..