Elizabeth E Brown

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc MBL2 and hepatitis C virus infection among injection drug users
    Elizabeth E Brown
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 8:57. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in cytokine genes and risk of Helicobacter pylori infection among Jamaican children
    Fan Chen Tseng
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Helicobacter 11:425-30. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Haplotypes of IL6 and IL10 and susceptibility to human T lymphotropic virus type I infection among children
    Elizabeth E Brown
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Infect Dis 194:1565-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Innate partnership of HLA-B and KIR3DL1 subtypes against HIV-1
    Maureen P Martin
    Laboratory of Genomic Diversity, Science Applications International Corporation Frederick, Inc, National Cancer Institute, P O Box B, Building 560, Frederick, Maryland 21702, USA
    Nat Genet 39:733-40. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Common variants in genes that mediate immunity and risk of multiple myeloma
    Elizabeth E Brown
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 120:2715-22. 2007
  6. pmc Polymorphisms in oxidative stress and inflammation pathway genes, low-dose ionizing radiation, and the risk of breast cancer among US radiologic technologists
    Sara J Schonfeld
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, 6120 Executive Blvd MSC 7238, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1857-66. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Virologic, hematologic, and immunologic risk factors for classic Kaposi sarcoma
    Elizabeth E Brown
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Cancer 107:2282-90. 2006
  8. pmc Socio-economic and other correlates of Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus seroprevalence among older adults in Sicily
    Colleen Pelser
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Med Virol 81:1938-44. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Associations of classic Kaposi sarcoma with common variants in genes that modulate host immunity
    Elizabeth E Brown
    National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8005 MSC 7248 Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:926-34. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Fc receptor genes and the systemic lupus erythematosus diathesis
    Elizabeth E Brown
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Autoimmunity 40:567-81. 2007

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc MBL2 and hepatitis C virus infection among injection drug users
    Elizabeth E Brown
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 8:57. 2008
    ..We examined whether MBL2 variants influence the outcome of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection...
  2. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in cytokine genes and risk of Helicobacter pylori infection among Jamaican children
    Fan Chen Tseng
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Helicobacter 11:425-30. 2006
    ..pylori infection, but the association of host genetic variability with risk of H. pylori infection has not been studied in children...
  3. ncbi request reprint Haplotypes of IL6 and IL10 and susceptibility to human T lymphotropic virus type I infection among children
    Elizabeth E Brown
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Infect Dis 194:1565-9. 2006
    ..2-17.6], and OR, 3.5 [95% CI, 1.4-9.0], respectively). Our findings are the first, to our knowledge, to suggest that host variation in both proinflammatory and anti-inflammatory genes could influence susceptibility to HTLV-I infection...
  4. ncbi request reprint Innate partnership of HLA-B and KIR3DL1 subtypes against HIV-1
    Maureen P Martin
    Laboratory of Genomic Diversity, Science Applications International Corporation Frederick, Inc, National Cancer Institute, P O Box B, Building 560, Frederick, Maryland 21702, USA
    Nat Genet 39:733-40. 2007
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  5. ncbi request reprint Common variants in genes that mediate immunity and risk of multiple myeloma
    Elizabeth E Brown
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 120:2715-22. 2007
    ..Our findings provide preliminary evidence that common genetic variants in specific immune-mediated pathways could influence the risk of MM...
  6. pmc Polymorphisms in oxidative stress and inflammation pathway genes, low-dose ionizing radiation, and the risk of breast cancer among US radiologic technologists
    Sara J Schonfeld
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, 6120 Executive Blvd MSC 7238, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1857-66. 2010
    ..Polymorphic variation in oxidative stress and inflammatory-mediated pathway genes may modify radiation-related breast cancer risk...
  7. ncbi request reprint Virologic, hematologic, and immunologic risk factors for classic Kaposi sarcoma
    Elizabeth E Brown
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Cancer 107:2282-90. 2006
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  8. pmc Socio-economic and other correlates of Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus seroprevalence among older adults in Sicily
    Colleen Pelser
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Med Virol 81:1938-44. 2009
    ..3, CI 0.1-0.9). Other demographic and household variables were unrelated to seroprevalence. From these data, KSHV in Sicily appears to be related to low socio-economic status, but micro-endemicity in small communities cannot be excluded...
  9. ncbi request reprint Associations of classic Kaposi sarcoma with common variants in genes that modulate host immunity
    Elizabeth E Brown
    National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8005 MSC 7248 Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:926-34. 2006
    ..Among KSHV-seropositive Italians, CKS risk was associated with diplotypes of IL8RB and IL13, supporting laboratory evidence of immune-mediated pathogenesis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Fc receptor genes and the systemic lupus erythematosus diathesis
    Elizabeth E Brown
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Autoimmunity 40:567-81. 2007
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  11. doi request reprint Genetic variation in the CRP promoter: association with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Jeffrey C Edberg
    Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 2182, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 17:1147-55. 2008
    ..These data demonstrate that rs3093061 at the -707 site within the CRP gene is an SLE susceptibility locus...
  12. ncbi request reprint A common genetic variant in FCGR3A-V158F and risk of Kaposi sarcoma herpesvirus infection and classic Kaposi sarcoma
    Elizabeth E Brown
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:633-7. 2005
    ..05). Our findings suggest that gender differences could possibly modify the effect of FCGR3A on risk of KSHV infection and CKS. Additional studies are required to confirm these relationships and determine their etiologic significance...
  13. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for classical Kaposi's sarcoma
    James J Goedert
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1712-8. 2002
    ..Although all forms of KS are associated with the KS-associated herpesvirus (KSHV), classical KS occurs in a small fraction of KSHV-infected people. We sought to identify risk factors for classical KS in KSHV-infected individuals...
  14. ncbi request reprint Host immunogenetics and control of human herpesvirus-8 infection
    Elizabeth E Brown
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Rockville 20852, Maryland, USA
    J Infect Dis 193:1054-62. 2006
    ..Host genes important for control of HHV-8 infection are not well characterized...
  15. ncbi request reprint Correlates of Human Herpesvirus-8 DNA detection among adults in Italy without Kaposi sarcoma
    Elizabeth E Brown
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:1110-7. 2005
    ..The presence of Human Herpesvirus-8 (HHV8) DNA is predictive of Kaposi sarcoma (KS) among patients with HIV-associated or iatrogenic immunosuppression. However, correlates of HHV8-DNA detection in the general population remain undefined...