E A Holly

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors for anal squamous intraepithelial lesions in women
    E A Holly
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco 94143 1228, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 93:843-9. 2001
  2. ncbi Population-based study of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, histology, and medical history among human immunodeficiency virus-negative participants in San Francisco
    Elizabeth A Holly
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Box 1228, University of California School of Medicine, 500 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 1228
    Am J Epidemiol 158:316-27. 2003
  3. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors for human papillomavirus infection of the anal canal in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive and HIV-negative homosexual men
    J M Palefsky
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Infect Dis 177:361-7. 1998
  4. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors for anal human papillomavirus infection in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive and high-risk HIV-negative women
    J M Palefsky
    Departments of Laboratory Medicine, Medicine, and Stomatology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0100, USA
    J Infect Dis 183:383-91. 2001
  5. ncbi Effect of highly active antiretroviral therapy on the natural history of anal squamous intraepithelial lesions and anal human papillomavirus infection
    J M Palefsky
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 28:422-8. 2001
  6. ncbi DNA copy number alterations in HIV-positive and HIV-negative patients with diffuse large-cell lymphomas
    M I Tiirikainen
    Cancer Center, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 27:272-6. 2001
  7. ncbi Anal intraepithelial neoplasia in the highly active antiretroviral therapy era among HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Joel M Palefsky
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    AIDS 19:1407-14. 2005
  8. ncbi Alcohol consumption and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a pooled analysis
    Lindsay M Morton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Lancet Oncol 6:469-76. 2005
  9. ncbi Whole grains and risk of pancreatic cancer in a large population-based case-control study in the San Francisco Bay Area, California
    June M Chan
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118 1944, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1174-85. 2007
  10. ncbi Polymorphisms in ghrelin and neuropeptide Y genes are associated with non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Danica R Skibola
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1251-6. 2005

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  1. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors for anal squamous intraepithelial lesions in women
    E A Holly
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco 94143 1228, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 93:843-9. 2001
    ..Our aim was to determine the prevalence of human papillomavirus (HPV)-related abnormalities of the anal canal in women and to characterize risk factors for these lesions...
  2. ncbi Population-based study of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, histology, and medical history among human immunodeficiency virus-negative participants in San Francisco
    Elizabeth A Holly
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Box 1228, University of California School of Medicine, 500 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 1228
    Am J Epidemiol 158:316-27. 2003
    ..These data provide direction for further investigation of immune function and genetic characteristics of subtypes of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in lymphomagenesis and warrant analyses in large pooled data sets...
  3. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors for human papillomavirus infection of the anal canal in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive and HIV-negative homosexual men
    J M Palefsky
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Infect Dis 177:361-7. 1998
    ..004) but not group A DNA. These data suggest increased replication of the more oncogenic HPV types with more advanced immunosuppression...
  4. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors for anal human papillomavirus infection in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive and high-risk HIV-negative women
    J M Palefsky
    Departments of Laboratory Medicine, Medicine, and Stomatology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0100, USA
    J Infect Dis 183:383-91. 2001
    ..80; 95% CI, 0.50-0.99), as did African American women (RR, 0.86; 95% CI, 0.72-1.0), compared with white women. Anal HPV infection is underrecognized in HIV-positive and high-risk HIV-negative women...
  5. ncbi Effect of highly active antiretroviral therapy on the natural history of anal squamous intraepithelial lesions and anal human papillomavirus infection
    J M Palefsky
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 28:422-8. 2001
    ..The ASIL and HPV data were similar to those of the pre-HAART comparison period. These results indicate that HAART has little effect on either ASIL or HPV in the first 6 months after HAART initiation...
  6. ncbi DNA copy number alterations in HIV-positive and HIV-negative patients with diffuse large-cell lymphomas
    M I Tiirikainen
    Cancer Center, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 27:272-6. 2001
    ..These data suggest that fewer somatic genomic changes are needed for progression to DLCL in HIV-immunocompromised hosts, and that other factors, such as reduced immune surveillance, may contribute to neoplastic progression...
  7. ncbi Anal intraepithelial neoplasia in the highly active antiretroviral therapy era among HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Joel M Palefsky
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    AIDS 19:1407-14. 2005
    ..We characterized the prevalence of AIN among HIV-positive MSM and examined the association between AIN and various factors including use of HAART...
  8. ncbi Alcohol consumption and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a pooled analysis
    Lindsay M Morton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Lancet Oncol 6:469-76. 2005
    ..We aimed to assess the role of alcohol consumption in NHL with sufficient sample size to analyse by both type of alcoholic beverage and disease subtype...
  9. ncbi Whole grains and risk of pancreatic cancer in a large population-based case-control study in the San Francisco Bay Area, California
    June M Chan
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118 1944, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1174-85. 2007
    ..65, 95% CI: 0.47, 0.89; trend-p = 0.02). These data provide some support for the hypothesis that consuming more whole-grain or high-fiber foods may reduce the risk of pancreatic cancer. Refined grains were not associated with risk...
  10. ncbi Polymorphisms in ghrelin and neuropeptide Y genes are associated with non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Danica R Skibola
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1251-6. 2005
    ..4; 95% CI, 1.3-4.4), 1258G>A (OR, 2.0; 95% CI, 1.1-3.5), and 5671C>T (OR, 1.8; 95% CI, 1.1-3.0). These results add further support for the hypothesis that SNPs in energy-regulating genes affect risk of NHL...
  11. ncbi Reproductive and menstrual risk factors for pancreatic cancer: a population-based study of San Francisco Bay Area women
    Eric J Duell
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:741-7. 2005
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  12. pmc Autoimmune disorders and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes: a pooled analysis within the InterLymph Consortium
    Karin Ekstrom Smedby
    Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Blood 111:4029-38. 2008
    ..Thus, specific autoimmune disorders are associated with NHL risk beyond the development of rare NHL subtypes in affected organs. The pattern of associations with NHL subtypes may harbor clues to lymphomagenesis...
  13. pmc A functional TNFRSF5 gene variant is associated with risk of lymphoma
    Christine F Skibola
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Blood 111:4348-54. 2008
    ..These results suggest that the TNFRSF5 -1C>T polymorphism may increase FL susceptibility through mechanisms that hinder cellular immune responses. Further studies are needed to explore these findings...
  14. ncbi Maternal medication use and the risk of brain tumors in the offspring: the SEARCH international case-control study
    Amanda H Cardy
    Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 118:1302-8. 2006
    ..This is the largest case-control study of CBT and maternal medications to date. Our data provide little support for an association between maternal use of medications that may form NOC and subsequent development of CBT in the offspring...
  15. ncbi Vegetable and fruit intake and pancreatic cancer in a population-based case-control study in the San Francisco bay area
    June M Chan
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, 94118 1944, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2093-7. 2005
    ..These results suggest that increasing vegetable and fruit consumption, already recommended for the prevention of several other chronic diseases, may impart some protection against developing pancreatic cancer...
  16. ncbi Pancreatic cancer and medical history in a population-based case-control study in the San Francisco Bay Area, California
    Andrew H Ko
    Division of Hematology Oncology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:809-19. 2007
    ..To determine the association between pancreatic cancer and medical conditions...
  17. ncbi Residential history, family characteristics and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a population-based case-control study in the San Francisco Bay Area
    Paige M Bracci
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, 94118 1944, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1287-94. 2006
    ..The role of the complex relationship between residential history, family characteristics, childhood infections, and immune function in the development of NHL warrants further investigation in pooled analyses...
  18. pmc Domestic and farm-animal exposures and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in a population-based study in the San Francisco Bay Area
    Gregory J Tranah
    California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, San Francisco Coordinating Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94107 1728, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2382-7. 2008
    ..To assess the association between animal exposures and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL)...
  19. ncbi Identifying individuals at high risk of melanoma: a practical predictor of absolute risk
    Thomas R Fears
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:3590-6. 2006
    ..We developed a model to estimate the 5-year absolute risk of melanoma to efficiently identify individuals at increased risk of melanoma for potential interventions...
  20. ncbi Inflammation, genetic polymorphisms in proinflammatory genes TNF-A, RANTES, and CCR5, and risk of pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Eric J Duell
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:726-31. 2006
    ..Our results lend support for the hypothesis that proinflammatory gene polymorphisms, in combination with proinflammatory conditions, may influence the development of pancreatic cancer...
  21. ncbi Diabetes mellitus and pancreatic cancer in a population-based case-control study in the San Francisco Bay Area, California
    Furong Wang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, Suite 280, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94118 1944, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1458-63. 2006
    ..Diabetes has been postulated to be both a risk factor and a consequence of pancreatic cancer, but the degree of risk and associated clinical factors remain unclear...
  22. ncbi Pregnancy history and incidence of melanoma in women: a pooled analysis
    Margaret R Karagas
    Section of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, 7927 Rubin Bldg, One Medical Center Drive, Hanover, Lebanon, New Hampshire, 03756 0001, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:11-9. 2006
    ..g., <5 live births) (pOR 0.33, 95% CI 0.14-0.75). The results are compatible with an effect of reproductive history-related factors on melanoma risk, but also could reflect differences in other factors, such as sun exposure history...
  23. pmc Family history of hematopoietic malignancies and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL): a pooled analysis of 10 211 cases and 11 905 controls from the International Lymphoma Epidemiology Consortium (InterLymph)
    Sophia S Wang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Blood 109:3479-88. 2007
    ..0; 95% CI = 1.6-5.6). The pattern of NHL heritability appeared to be uniform across NHL subtypes, but risk patterns differed by specific hematopoietic malignancies and the sex of the relative, revealing critical clues to disease etiology...
  24. ncbi Anthropometric factors and pancreatic cancer in a population-based case-control study in the San Francisco Bay area
    Carey A Eberle
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, 3333 California Street, Suite 280, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:1235-44. 2005
    ..To investigate the association between pancreatic cancer, anthropometric factors, physical activity and caloric intake...
  25. ncbi Self-collected versus clinician-collected anal cytology specimens to diagnose anal intraepithelial neoplasia in HIV-positive men
    Ross D Cranston
    Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 36:915-20. 2004
    ..Anal intraepithelial neoplasia (AIN) is common in men who have sex with men (MSM) and may be diagnosed by anal cytology screening...
  26. ncbi Polymorphisms and haplotypes in folate-metabolizing genes and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Christine F Skibola
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Blood 104:2155-62. 2004
    ..The associations of DLCL and FL with TYMS 1494del6 and MTHFR 677TT genotypes, respectively, suggest that folate metabolism may play an important role in the pathogenesis of specific subtypes of NHL...
  27. ncbi Diet and melanoma in a case-control study
    Amy E Millen
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1042-51. 2004
    ..Malignant melanoma has been one of the most rapidly increasing cancers within the United States with few modifiable risk factors. This study investigates risk related to dietary factors, which are potentially modifiable...
  28. ncbi Prescription medications associated with a decreased risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Annette B Beiderbeck
    Department of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacotherapy, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Epidemiol 157:510-6. 2003
    ..40 (95% confidence interval: 0.22, 0.71). Results support an inverse association between occurrence of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and use of H(2) blockers and analgesics among women, and they warrant confirmation in larger studies...
  29. pmc Non-Hodgkin lymphoma in women: reproductive factors and exogenous hormone use
    Jennifer S Lee
    Division of Endocrinology, Clinical Nutrition, and Vascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:278-88. 2008
    ..51, 1.2), and of follicular lymphoma (OR = 0.75, 95% CI: 0.46, 1.2). Results suggest that endogenous and exogenous reproductive hormones confer different risks by NHL subtype and are associated with a reduced risk of DLCL in women...
  30. doi Detecting pathway-based gene-gene and gene-environment interactions in pancreatic cancer
    Eric J Duell
    International Agency for Research Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69008 Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1470-9. 2008
    ....
  31. ncbi West Coast study of childhood brain tumours and maternal use of hair-colouring products
    Elizabeth A Holly
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 280, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 16:226-35. 2002
    ..Together with results from previous studies, these results provide no consistent evidence of an association between risk for CBT and use of hair dyes during pregnancy...
  32. ncbi Relation of childhood brain tumors to exposure of parents and children to tobacco smoke: the SEARCH international case-control study. Surveillance of Environmental Aspects Related to Cancer in Humans
    Graziella Filippini
    Neuroepidemiology Research Unit, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C Besta, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 100:206-13. 2002
    ..These results did not change considering the child's age at diagnosis, the histologic type of tumor or center...
  33. ncbi Tobacco use and non-Hodgkin lymphoma: results from a population-based case-control study in the San Francisco Bay Area, California
    Paige M Bracci
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 1228, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:333-46. 2005
    ..Investigate the association between tobacco use and non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL)...
  34. ncbi Blood transfusions as a risk factor for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in the San Francisco Bay Area: a population-based study
    Eric J Chow
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118 1944, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:725-31. 2002
    ..39, 95% CI: 0.16, 0.94). In summary, these findings are similar to those of prior negative studies and do not support some previous reports of an adverse association between blood transfusion and NHL...
  35. ncbi Comparison of interviewed and non-interviewed non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) patients in the San Francisco Bay Area
    Elizabeth A Holly
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 12:419-25. 2002
    ..However, the solutions for nonparticipation due to death are less clear, especially when rapid case ascertainment (RCA) is used to identify newly diagnosed patients...
  36. ncbi Farm-related exposures and childhood brain tumours in seven countries: results from the SEARCH International Brain Tumour Study
    Jimmy T Efird
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 17:201-11. 2003
    ..0) and unprocessed wool (OR = 3.0). Our findings suggest that various farm-related exposures are positively associated with CBT and warrant further investigation into the public health importance of these associations...
  37. doi Personal use of hair dye and the risk of certain subtypes of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Yawei Zhang
    Environmental Science Division, School of Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1321-31. 2008
    ..1, 2.0). These results indicate that personal hair-dye use may play a role in risks of FL and CLL/SLL in women who started use before 1980 and that increased risk of FL among women who started use during or after 1980 cannot be excluded...
  38. ncbi Maternal prenatal exposure to nitrosatable drugs and childhood brain tumours
    Roberta McKean-Cowdin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern, California, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1441 Eastlake Ave, PO Box 33800, MS 44, Los Angeles, CA 90033 0800, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 32:211-7. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that maternal ingestion of certain subgroups of nitrosatable drug products during pregnancy increases the risk of brain tumour development in offspring...
  39. ncbi Prior history of allergies and pancreatic cancer in the San Francisco Bay area
    Elizabeth A Holly
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:432-41. 2003
    ..0006) and severity of allergic symptoms (p = 0.003). These results provide support for the plausibility that immune function in relation to allergies may play a role in the etiology of pancreatic cancer...
  40. ncbi Signs and symptoms of pancreatic cancer: a population-based case-control study in the San Francisco Bay area
    Elizabeth A Holly
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 94118 1944, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2:510-7. 2004
    ..Our aim was to collect and analyze data in a population-based study on signs and symptoms of disease reported by patients with pancreatic cancer and control participants to contribute to earlier detection and better prognosis...
  41. ncbi No increased risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma with steroids, estrogens and psychotropics (Netherlands)
    Annette B Beiderbeck
    Department of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacotherapy, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Cancer Causes Control 14:639-44. 2003
    ..The objective of this case-control study with complete pharmacy records was to investigate whether these results could be reproduced...
  42. ncbi Body mass index, leptin and leptin receptor polymorphisms, and non-hodgkin lymphoma
    Christine F Skibola
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, 140 Earl Warren Hall, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:779-86. 2004
    ....
  43. ncbi Expert review of non-Hodgkin's lymphomas in a population-based cancer registry: reliability of diagnosis and subtype classifications
    Christina A Clarke
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:138-43. 2004
    ..Thus, overall NHL incidence and survival statistics from the early 1990s are probably accurate, but subtype-specific statistics could be substantially biased, especially because of high (15-20%) proportions of unclassified lymphomas...
  44. ncbi Pancreatic cancer, animal protein and dietary fat in a population-based study, San Francisco Bay Area, California
    June M Chan
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118 1944, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:1153-67. 2007
    ..A population-based case-control study of pancreatic cancer was conducted in the San Francisco Bay Area to examine these associations...
  45. doi Hepatitis C and non-Hodgkin lymphoma among 4784 cases and 6269 controls from the International Lymphoma Epidemiology Consortium
    Silvia de Sanjose
    Unit of Infections and Cancer, Catalan Institute of Oncology, Institut d Investigacio Biomedica de Bellvitge, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:451-8. 2008
    ..We pooled case-control study data to provide robust estimates of the risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) subtypes after HCV infection...
  46. ncbi Reproductive risk factors for cutaneous melanoma in women: a case-control study
    C Suzanne Lea
    Statistics and Epidemiology Program, Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:505-13. 2007
    ..9, 95% confidence interval: 1.1, 8.1). Oral contraceptive use and hormone replacement therapy were not associated with melanoma risk...
  47. doi Non-Hodgkin lymphoma and obesity: a pooled analysis from the InterLymph Consortium
    Eleanor V Willett
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 122:2062-70. 2008
    ....
  48. pmc Polymorphisms in the estrogen receptor 1 and vitamin C and matrix metalloproteinase gene families are associated with susceptibility to lymphoma
    Christine F Skibola
    School of Public Health, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e2816. 2008
    ..Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) is the fifth most common cancer in the U.S. and few causes have been identified. Genetic association studies may help identify environmental risk factors and enhance our understanding of disease mechanisms...
  49. ncbi Screening the human serum proteome for genotype-phenotype associations: an analysis of the IL6 -174G>C polymorphism
    Christine M Hegedus
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Proteomics 7:548-57. 2007
    ..This study illustrates that proteome analysis can enhance our understanding of genotype-phenotype relationships. Additional studies are needed to clarify the interaction between the IL6 -174G>C polymorphism and ApoC-I...
  50. ncbi Use of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs and non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a population-based case-control study
    E Dawn Flick
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:497-504. 2006
    ..94). Conversely, although the confidence intervals were wide, the adjusted odds ratios for COX-2 inhibitor use were nearly twofold for women, indicating a possible increase in NHL risk associated with regular use of COX-2 inhibitors...
  51. ncbi Polymorphisms in innate immunity genes and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Matthew S Forrest
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Br J Haematol 134:180-3. 2006
    ..67, 95% CI 0.45-0.99). These results suggest that variation in innate immune genes may alter NHL susceptibility...
  52. ncbi A population-based, case-control study of polymorphisms in carcinogen-metabolizing genes, smoking, and pancreatic adenocarcinoma risk
    Eric J Duell
    Department of Cancer Cell Biology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:297-306. 2002
    ....
  53. ncbi Average midrange ultraviolet radiation flux and time outdoors predict melanoma risk
    Thomas R Fears
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Res 62:3992-6. 2002
    ..4%). The association between melanoma risk and average annual UVB flux was strong and consistent for men and for women. The association with total adult hours outdoors was notable for men of all skin types and women who develop a suntan...
  54. ncbi A population-based study of the Arg399Gln polymorphism in X-ray repair cross- complementing group 1 (XRCC1) and risk of pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Eric J Duell
    Department of Cancer Cell Biology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Res 62:4630-6. 2002
    ..Our findings, including stronger associations and interactions among women, require replication in additional study populations...
  55. ncbi Incidence of anal cancer in California: increased incidence among men in San Francisco, 1973-1999
    Rosemary D Cress
    California Cancer Registry, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Prev Med 36:555-60. 2003
    ..Incidence of anal cancer has increased in the United States during the past 30 years. This report describes the incidence of this rare cancer in the diverse California population...
  56. ncbi Heterogeneity of risk for melanoma and pancreatic and digestive malignancies: a melanoma case-control study
    Joni L Rutter
    Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7236, USA
    Cancer 101:2809-16. 2004
    ....
  57. ncbi Household water source and the risk of childhood brain tumours: results of the SEARCH International Brain Tumor Study
    Beth A Mueller
    Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, PO Box 19024, Mail Stop M4 C308, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1209-16. 2004
    ..We examined whether household water source and the presence of nitrates or nitrites in residential water were associated with increased risks of childhood brain tumours (CBT)...
  58. ncbi Parental occupation and Ewing's sarcoma: pooled and meta-analysis
    Patricia C Valery
    Population and Clinical Sciences Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Cancer 115:799-806. 2005
    ..This collaborative analysis of available individual data on parental occupation and ESFT in the offspring provides evidence supporting the hypothesis of an association between ESFT and parental occupation in farming...
  59. ncbi Cigarette smoking and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a pooled analysis from the International Lymphoma Epidemiology Consortium (interlymph)
    Lindsay M Morton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conneticut, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:925-33. 2005
    ....
  60. ncbi Increased risk of high-grade anal neoplasia associated with a human papillomavirus type 16 E6 sequence variant
    Maria M Da Costa
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Infect Dis 185:1229-37. 2002
    ..4; 95% confidence interval, 1.1-10), after controlling for HIV status. These data provide further evidence for HPV strain variation as a factor in determining the natural history of anogenital neoplasia...
  61. ncbi Hernias and Ewing's sarcoma family of tumours: a pooled analysis and meta-analysis
    Patricia C Valery
    Division of Population and Clinical Sciences, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Lancet Oncol 6:485-90. 2005
    ..However, the causes of these tumours remain unknown. We therefore aimed to investigate the association between hernia and Ewing's sarcoma family of tumours...
  62. ncbi High-resolution analysis of genomic alterations and human papillomavirus integration in anal intraepithelial neoplasia
    S Eric Gagne
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0126, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:182-9. 2005
    ..Our data suggest that there may be several oncogenes in this region that are coactivated to contribute to progression to high-grade AIN...
  63. ncbi Polymorphisms and haplotypes in the cytochrome P450 17A1, prolactin, and catechol-O-methyltransferase genes and non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk
    Christine F Skibola
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, 140 Earl Warren Hall, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2391-401. 2005
    ..These results suggest that PRL, CYP17A1, and COMT may be relevant genetic loci for non-Hodgkin lymphoma and indicate a possible role for prolactin and estrogen in lymphoma pathogenesis...
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    Nathaniel Rothman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Lancet Oncol 7:27-38. 2006
    ..We aimed to test this hypothesis using previously unpublished data from eight European, Canadian, and US case-control studies of the International Lymphoma Epidemiology Consortium (InterLymph)...
  65. ncbi Survival among patients with adenocarcinoma of the pancreas: a population-based study (United States)
    Rosemary D Cress
    California Cancer Registry, Public Health Institute, and Department of Public Health Sciences, UC Davis, Sacramento, CA 95815, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:403-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of the current study was to evaluate survival of patients diagnosed in California with adenocarcinoma of the pancreas by demographic and tumor-related factors...
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    Christina A Clarke
    Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:630-8. 2006
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  67. ncbi Potential for selection bias with tumor tissue retrieval in molecular epidemiology studies
    Jane A Hoppin
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Epidemiology Branch, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2233, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 12:1-6. 2002
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