Avonne E Connor

Summary

Affiliation: University of Louisville
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc ADRB2 G-G haplotype associated with breast cancer risk among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women: interaction with type 2 diabetes and obesity
    Avonne Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray St, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1653-63. 2012
  2. pmc Associations between TCF7L2 polymorphisms and risk of breast cancer among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women: the Breast Cancer Health Disparities Study
    Avonne E Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray St, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 136:593-602. 2012
  3. pmc Differences between Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women with breast cancer for clinical characteristics and their correlates
    Avonne E Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:227-32. 2013
  4. pmc Obesity and risk of breast cancer mortality in Hispanic and Non-Hispanic white women: the New Mexico Women's Health Study
    Avonne E Connor
    School of Public Health and Information Sciences, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray Street, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:368-77. 2013

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc ADRB2 G-G haplotype associated with breast cancer risk among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women: interaction with type 2 diabetes and obesity
    Avonne Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray St, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1653-63. 2012
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  2. pmc Associations between TCF7L2 polymorphisms and risk of breast cancer among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women: the Breast Cancer Health Disparities Study
    Avonne E Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray St, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 136:593-602. 2012
    ..85-1.32). We did not find significant interactions by ethnicity or by genetic admixture. Findings support an association between TCF7L2 and breast cancer and history of diabetes modifies this association for specific variants...
  3. pmc Differences between Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women with breast cancer for clinical characteristics and their correlates
    Avonne E Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:227-32. 2013
    ..We compared Hispanic and non-Hispanic white (NHW) cases for stage of disease, estrogen receptor (ER) status, tumor size, and lymph node status, and the associations of these with body size in the 4-Corners Breast Cancer Study...
  4. pmc Obesity and risk of breast cancer mortality in Hispanic and Non-Hispanic white women: the New Mexico Women's Health Study
    Avonne E Connor
    School of Public Health and Information Sciences, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray Street, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:368-77. 2013
    ..65; 95% CI 0.90-7.81); Hispanic (HR 2.18; 95% CI 0.77-6.10). Our results suggest that obesity is associated with increased risk for breast cancer-specific mortality in NHW women; however, this association is attenuated in Hispanic women...