Jeffrey S Chang

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Allergies and childhood leukemia
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 44 Page Street, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 1215, USA
    Blood Cells Mol Dis 42:99-104. 2009
  2. pmc Base excision repair genes and risk of lung cancer among San Francisco Bay Area Latinos and African-Americans
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Division of Neuroepidemiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 1215, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:78-87. 2009
  3. pmc Nucleotide excision repair genes and risk of lung cancer among San Francisco Bay Area Latinos and African Americans
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Cancer 123:2095-104. 2008
  4. pmc Parental social contact in the work place and the risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
    J S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Br J Cancer 97:1315-21. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Pathway analysis of single-nucleotide polymorphisms potentially associated with glioblastoma multiforme susceptibility using random forests
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 44 Page Street, Suite 503, San Francisco, CA 94143 1215, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1368-73. 2008
  6. pmc Genetic variants in the folate pathway and risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Catherine Metayer
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 1995 University Avenue, Suite 460, Berkeley, CA 94704 7392, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1243-58. 2011
  7. pmc Tobacco smoke exposure and the risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic and myeloid leukemias by cytogenetic subtype
    Catherine Metayer
    School of Public Health, University of California, 1995 University Avenue, Suite 460, Berkeley, CA94704 7392, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1600-11. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Maternal immunoglobulin E and childhood leukemia
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 1215, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2221-7. 2009
  9. pmc Genetic polymorphisms in adaptive immunity genes and childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2152-63. 2010
  10. pmc SNPLogic: an interactive single nucleotide polymorphism selection, annotation, and prioritization system
    Alexander R Pico
    Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, 1650 Owens Street, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
    Nucleic Acids Res 37:D803-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Allergies and childhood leukemia
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 44 Page Street, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 1215, USA
    Blood Cells Mol Dis 42:99-104. 2009
    ..In addition, the utilities of genetic and molecular studies to disentangle the association between allergies and childhood leukemia and to elucidate the biological mechanisms are also discussed...
  2. pmc Base excision repair genes and risk of lung cancer among San Francisco Bay Area Latinos and African-Americans
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Division of Neuroepidemiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 1215, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:78-87. 2009
    ..This study suggests that there are genetic differences in the association between BER pathway and lung cancer between Latinos and African-Americans...
  3. pmc Nucleotide excision repair genes and risk of lung cancer among San Francisco Bay Area Latinos and African Americans
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Cancer 123:2095-104. 2008
    ..61; 95% CI: 0.42-0.88). Our study suggests different elements of the NER pathway may be important in the different ethnic groups resulting either from different linkage relationship, genetic backgrounds and/or exposure histories...
  4. pmc Parental social contact in the work place and the risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
    J S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Br J Cancer 97:1315-21. 2007
    ..Our data suggest that duration of parental occupation may be important when examining the association between parental social contact in the workplace and childhood leukaemia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pathway analysis of single-nucleotide polymorphisms potentially associated with glioblastoma multiforme susceptibility using random forests
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 44 Page Street, Suite 503, San Francisco, CA 94143 1215, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1368-73. 2008
    ..Despite less than complete inclusion of genes and SNPs relevant to glioma and a small sample size, RF analysis identified one important biological pathway and several SNPs potentially associated with the development of glioblastoma...
  6. pmc Genetic variants in the folate pathway and risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Catherine Metayer
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 1995 University Avenue, Suite 460, Berkeley, CA 94704 7392, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1243-58. 2011
    ..We examined whether child's germline genetic variation in the folate pathway is associated with childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), and whether periconception maternal folate and alcohol intake modify the risk...
  7. pmc Tobacco smoke exposure and the risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic and myeloid leukemias by cytogenetic subtype
    Catherine Metayer
    School of Public Health, University of California, 1995 University Avenue, Suite 460, Berkeley, CA94704 7392, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1600-11. 2013
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  8. doi request reprint Maternal immunoglobulin E and childhood leukemia
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 1215, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2221-7. 2009
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  9. pmc Genetic polymorphisms in adaptive immunity genes and childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2152-63. 2010
    ..The lack of immune priming in early childhood may result in abnormal immune responses to infections later in life and increase ALL risk...
  10. pmc SNPLogic: an interactive single nucleotide polymorphism selection, annotation, and prioritization system
    Alexander R Pico
    Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, 1650 Owens Street, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
    Nucleic Acids Res 37:D803-9. 2009
    ..We have found integration of SNP annotation in the context of pathway information and functional prediction scores to be a powerful approach to the analysis and interpretation of SNP-disease association data...
  11. pmc Haplotypes of DNA repair and cell cycle control genes, X-ray exposure, and risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Anand P Chokkalingam
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, 1995 University Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1721-30. 2011
    ..These abnormalities may be influenced by altered DNA repair and cell cycle control processes...
  12. pmc Analysis of 60 reported glioma risk SNPs replicates published GWAS findings but fails to replicate associations from published candidate-gene studies
    Kyle M Walsh
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 37:222-8. 2013
    ..These results highlight that the deficiencies of the candidate-gene approach lay in selecting both appropriate genes and relevant SNPs within these genes...
  13. pmc Fetal growth and body size genes and risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Anand P Chokkalingam
    School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1577-85. 2012
    ..Additional studies are needed to confirm these findings and identify specific causal variants...
  14. pmc Variation in xenobiotic transport and metabolism genes, household chemical exposures, and risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Anand P Chokkalingam
    Division of Epidemiology, UC Berkeley School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, 1995 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1367-75. 2012
    ..We sought to evaluate the role of genes involved in xenobiotic transport and metabolism in childhood ALL risk, both alone and in conjunction with household chemical exposures previously found to be associated with childhood ALL risk...
  15. pmc Variants in the CDKN2B and RTEL1 regions are associated with high-grade glioma susceptibility
    Margaret Wrensch
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Nat Genet 41:905-8. 2009
    ..85 x 10(-10). On 20q13.3, rs6010620 intronic to RTEL1 had discovery P = 1.5 x 10(-7), replication P = 0.00035 and combined P = 3.40 x 10(-9). For both SNPs, the direction of association was the same in discovery and replication phases...
  16. ncbi request reprint Parental smoking and the risk of childhood leukemia
    Jeffrey S Chang
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7380, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:1091-100. 2006
    ..004). These results strongly suggest that exposure to paternal preconception smoking alone or in combination with postnatal passive smoking may be important in the risk of childhood leukemia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer and dietary factors in Taiwanese women
    Marion M Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California at San Francisco, MU 420 West, San Francisco, CA 94143 0560, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:929-37. 2005
    ..To examine the effect of the consumption of dietary factors on the risk of breast cancer in a case-control study in Taiwan...
  18. pmc NQO1 polymorphisms and de novo childhood leukemia: a HuGE review and meta-analysis
    Neela Guha
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:1221-32. 2008
    ..Therefore, further research is warranted on the role of NQO1 polymorphisms in the etiology of childhood leukemia, especially among MLL-positive leukemias...
  19. pmc Profound deficit of IL10 at birth in children who develop childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0520, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1736-40. 2011
    ..The current study examines the association between neonatal cytokine profiles, a proxy measure for a child's prenatal immune development, and childhood ALL...
  20. doi request reprint Parental smoking and childhood leukemia
    Jeffrey S Chang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 472:103-37. 2009
    ..g., asthma, respiratory tract infection, and otitis media) that are much more prevalent than childhood leukemia...
  21. pmc Complementary and alternative medicine use among men with prostate cancer in 4 ethnic populations
    Marion M Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, Box 560, San Francisco, CA 94143 0560, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1606-9. 2002
  22. pmc Backtracking RAS mutations in high hyperdiploid childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Joseph L Wiemels
    Laboratory for Molecular Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Helen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
    Blood Cells Mol Dis 45:186-91. 2010
    ..We posit a natural history for hyperdiploid leukemia in which prenatal mitotic catastrophe is followed by a postnatal RAS mutation to produce the leukemic cell phenotype...
  23. ncbi request reprint Soy and isoflavone consumption in relation to prostate cancer risk in China
    Marion M Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California at San Francisco, 94143 0560, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:665-8. 2003
    ..Our results indicate a reduced risk of prostate cancer associated with consumption of soy foods and isoflavones. These findings should be confirmed in longitudinal follow-up studies in populations with varying risk of prostate cancer...
  24. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine use among patients attending a hospital dermatology clinic in Taiwan
    Yu Fu Chen
    Department of Dermatology, Show Chwan Memorial Hospital, Changhua City, Taiwan
    Int J Dermatol 42:616-21. 2003
    ..Previous studies showed that CAM use was common among dermatology patients in Western nations. This study presents the prevalence and types of CAM use among a group of patients in a dermatology clinic in Taiwan...