William C Strohsnitter
Affiliation: Tufts-New England Medical Center
- Breast cancer incidence in women prenatally exposed to maternal cigarette smokeWilliam C Strohsnitter
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
Epidemiology 16:342-5. 2005..At the start of this study, cigarette smoking history was obtained directly from the mother...
- Correlation of umbilical cord blood hormones and growth factors with stem cell potential: implications for the prenatal origin of breast cancer hypothesisTodd M Savarese
Department of Cancer Biology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 364 Plantation Street, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
Breast Cancer Res 9:R29. 2007..We examined in umbilical cord blood the correlation of potential breast epithelial mitogens, including hormones and growth factors, with hematopoietic stem cell concentrations serving as surrogates of overall stem cell potential...
- Preterm birth, fetal growth, and age at menarche among women exposed prenatally to diethylstilbestrol (DES)Elizabeth E Hatch
Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Reprod Toxicol 31:151-7. 2011..16; 95% CI=0.97, 1.39). This study provides evidence that prenatal DES exposure was associated with fetal growth and gestational length, which may mediate associations between DES and health outcomes in later life...
- Urogenital abnormalities in men exposed to diethylstilbestrol in utero: a cohort studyJulie R Palmer
Slone Epidemiology Center of Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
Environ Health 8:37. 2009..Diethylstilbestrol (DES), a synthetic estrogen widely prescribed to pregnant women during the 1940s70s, has been shown to cause reproductive problems in the daughters. Studies of prenatally-exposed males have yielded conflicting results...
- Autoimmune disease incidence among women prenatally exposed to diethylstilbestrolWilliam C Strohsnitter
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
J Rheumatol 37:2167-73. 2010..A cohort study was conducted to investigate whether prenatal DES exposure might influence the incidence of at least some specific autoimmune diseases in women...
- Menarche, menopause, years of menstruation, and the incidence of osteoporosis: the influence of prenatal exposure to diethylstilbestrolSamantha E Parker
Slone Epidemiology Center S E P, L A W, J R P, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215 Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics R T, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 Departments of Community and Family Medicine and Pediatrics L T E, Dartmouth Medical School and the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology W C S, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111 and Department of Epidemiology L A W, J R P, E E H, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:594-601. 2014..Estrogen is critical for bone formation and growth in women. Estrogen exposures occur throughout life, including prenatally, and change with reproductive events, such as menarche and menopause...
- Prenatal DES exposure in relation to breast sizeJulie R Palmer
Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, 1010 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Cancer Causes Control 24:1757-61. 2013..Larger bra cup size has also been associated with increased breast cancer risk, although not consistently. We investigated the relation of prenatal DES exposure to mammary gland mass, as estimated by bra cup size...
- The association between in utero cigarette smoke exposure and age at menopauseWilliam C Strohsnitter
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
Am J Epidemiol 167:727-33. 2008..The possibility that active cigarette smoking modifies this effect is also suggested...
- Time to pregnancy and secondary sex ratio in men exposed prenatally to diethylstilbestrolLauren A Wise
Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Am J Epidemiol 166:765-74. 2007..92 (95% confidence interval: 0.80, 1.04) comparing the exposed with the unexposed. In conclusion, prenatal DES exposure was not associated with a significant decrease in either fecundability or secondary sex ratio...
- Cancer risk in women prenatally exposed to diethylstilbestrolRebecca Troisi
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 121:356-60. 2007..Given that the population is still young, continued follow-up is necessary to assess the overall carcinogenic impact of prenatal DES exposure...
- Normal breast stem cells, malignant breast stem cells, and the perinatal origin of breast cancerTodd M Savarese
Department of Cancer Biology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
Stem Cell Rev 2:103-10. 2006....