Lesley M Butler

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary fiber and reduced cough with phlegm: a cohort study in Singapore
    Lesley M Butler
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:279-87. 2004
  2. pmc Marine n-3 and saturated fatty acids in relation to risk of colorectal cancer in Singapore Chinese: a prospective study
    Lesley M Butler
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:678-86. 2009
  3. pmc Prospective study of dietary patterns and colorectal cancer among Singapore Chinese
    L M Butler
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Br J Cancer 99:1511-6. 2008
  4. pmc Menstrual and reproductive factors in relation to mammographic density: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Lesley M Butler
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California at Davis, One Shields Avenue, 1616 DaVinci Court, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 112:165-74. 2008
  5. pmc Modification by N-acetyltransferase 1 genotype on the association between dietary heterocyclic amines and colon cancer in a multiethnic study
    Lesley M Butler
    University of California Davis, Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Epidemiology, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Mutat Res 638:162-74. 2008
  6. pmc Ancestry informative marker sets for determining continental origin and admixture proportions in common populations in America
    Roman Kosoy
    Rowe Program in Human Genetics, Department of Biochemistry, University of California Davis, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Hum Mutat 30:69-78. 2009
  7. pmc Prospective study of dietary patterns and persistent cough with phlegm among Chinese Singaporeans
    Lesley M Butler
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:264-70. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Joint effects between UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 1A7 genotype and dietary carcinogen exposure on risk of colon cancer
    Lesley M Butler
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Epidemiology, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1626-32. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B knowledge and vaccination levels in California Hmong youth: implications for liver cancer prevention strategies
    Lesley M Butler
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Epidemiology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, 4501 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:401-3. 2005
  10. pmc An ancestry informative marker set for determining continental origin: validation and extension using human genome diversity panels
    Rami Nassir
    Rowe Program in Human Genetics, Departments of Biochemistry and Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    BMC Genet 10:39. 2009

Research Grants

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary fiber and reduced cough with phlegm: a cohort study in Singapore
    Lesley M Butler
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:279-87. 2004
    ..These data suggest that a diet high in fiber from fruit and, possibly, soyfoods may reduce the incidence of chronic respiratory symptoms. Associated nutrients, such as flavonoids, may contribute to this association...
  2. pmc Marine n-3 and saturated fatty acids in relation to risk of colorectal cancer in Singapore Chinese: a prospective study
    Lesley M Butler
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:678-86. 2009
    ..62, 95% CI=0.29-1.34, p for trend=0.55). Our findings suggest that subtypes of fatty acids may differentially influence risk of colorectal cancer of a specified stage...
  3. pmc Prospective study of dietary patterns and colorectal cancer among Singapore Chinese
    L M Butler
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Br J Cancer 99:1511-6. 2008
    ..In conclusion, neither individual nutrients or foods nor dietary patterns appear to explain the rise in colorectal cancer among Singapore Chinese population...
  4. pmc Menstrual and reproductive factors in relation to mammographic density: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Lesley M Butler
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California at Davis, One Shields Avenue, 1616 DaVinci Court, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 112:165-74. 2008
    ..2, P<0.01 for >or=3 births versus no births). Our data support a mechanism for parity and breast cancer that involves mammographic density among pre- and early perimenopausal women that may be modified by body size...
  5. pmc Modification by N-acetyltransferase 1 genotype on the association between dietary heterocyclic amines and colon cancer in a multiethnic study
    Lesley M Butler
    University of California Davis, Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Epidemiology, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Mutat Res 638:162-74. 2008
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  6. pmc Ancestry informative marker sets for determining continental origin and admixture proportions in common populations in America
    Roman Kosoy
    Rowe Program in Human Genetics, Department of Biochemistry, University of California Davis, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Hum Mutat 30:69-78. 2009
    ..We conclude that investigators can use TaqMan assays for the selected AIMs as a simple and cost efficient tool to control for differences in continental ancestry when conducting association studies in ethnically diverse populations...
  7. pmc Prospective study of dietary patterns and persistent cough with phlegm among Chinese Singaporeans
    Lesley M Butler
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:264-70. 2006
    ..Using principal components analysis to examine dietary patterns complements the evaluation of individual food and nutrient intake in relation to health outcomes, but has not yet been applied to nonmalignant respiratory disease or symptoms...
  8. ncbi request reprint Joint effects between UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 1A7 genotype and dietary carcinogen exposure on risk of colon cancer
    Lesley M Butler
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Epidemiology, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1626-32. 2005
    ..2-4.8), compared with less than the median daily intake and UGT1A7 high/intermediate genotypes. These data suggest that the associations among cooked meat-derived compound exposure, and colon cancer are modified by the UGT1A7 genotype...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B knowledge and vaccination levels in California Hmong youth: implications for liver cancer prevention strategies
    Lesley M Butler
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Epidemiology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, 4501 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:401-3. 2005
    ..We also observed very low prevalence of HBV vaccination (12%), although a majority reported knowing that shots can prevent disease (68%). Liver cancer prevention and control methods targeted to Hmong youth are needed...
  10. pmc An ancestry informative marker set for determining continental origin: validation and extension using human genome diversity panels
    Rami Nassir
    Rowe Program in Human Genetics, Departments of Biochemistry and Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    BMC Genet 10:39. 2009
    ..Previously, we described a panel of 128 SNP AIMs that were designed as a tool for ascertaining the origins of subjects from Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa, Americas, and East Asia...
  11. ncbi request reprint On previous findings concerning preserved meat intake and respiratory disease
    Lesley M Butler
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:315; author reply 316. 2007
  12. pmc UGT1A1 and UGT1A9 functional variants, meat intake, and colon cancer, among Caucasians and African-Americans
    Hugo Girard
    Pharmacogenomics Laboratory, CHUQ Research Center and Faculty of Pharmacy, Laval University, G1V 4G2 Quebec, Canada
    Mutat Res 644:56-63. 2008
    ..7 ng/day and combined high/intermediate genotypes. These data support a hypothesis that UGTs modify the association between meat-derived PAH exposure and colon cancer by their role in the elimination of dietary carcinogens...
  13. doi request reprint Physical activity and mammographic density in a cohort of midlife women
    Nina Oestreicher
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:451-6. 2008
    ..Physical activity (PA) is one of few modifiable breast cancer risk factors. There have been few studies of the relation between PA and mammographic density, especially in multiethnic populations...

Research Grants1

  1. Cancer Incidence among Transplant Recipients:1990-2001
    LESLEY BUTLER; Fiscal Year: 2004
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