Galina Lurie

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hawaii
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An investigation of mammographic density and gene variants in healthy women
    Gertraud Maskarinec
    Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Int J Cancer 112:683-8. 2004
  2. pmc Consortium analysis of 7 candidate SNPs for ovarian cancer
    Susan J Ramus
    Translational Research Laboratory, University College London EGA Institute for Women s Health, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 123:380-8. 2008
  3. pmc Recent alcohol consumption and risk of incident ovarian carcinoma: a pooled analysis of 5,342 cases and 10,358 controls from the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Population Health Research, Alberta Health Services Cancer Care, AB, Canada
    BMC Cancer 13:28. 2013
  4. pmc Genetic polymorphisms in the Paraoxonase 1 gene and risk of ovarian epithelial carcinoma
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, 1236 Lauhala Street, Room 301C, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2070-7. 2008
  5. pmc Genetic polymorphisms in the estrogen receptor beta (ESR2) gene and the risk of epithelial ovarian carcinoma
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, 1236 Lauhala Street, Room 301C, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:47-55. 2009
  6. pmc Vitamin D receptor rs2228570 polymorphism and invasive ovarian carcinoma risk: pooled analysis in five studies within the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Int J Cancer 128:936-43. 2011
  7. pmc Pooled analysis of the association of PTGS2 rs5275 polymorphism and NSAID use with invasive ovarian carcinoma risk
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1731-41. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Combined oral contraceptive use and epithelial ovarian cancer risk: time-related effects
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Epidemiology 19:237-43. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms and epithelial ovarian cancer risk
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2566-71. 2007
  10. pmc Symptom presentation in invasive ovarian carcinoma by tumor histological type and grade in a multiethnic population: a case analysis
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 119:278-84. 2010

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint An investigation of mammographic density and gene variants in healthy women
    Gertraud Maskarinec
    Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Int J Cancer 112:683-8. 2004
    ..Our data suggest lower mammographic density for women carrying the COMT and CYP1A2 variant alleles than for women carrying the common alleles, though this is the opposite of what is commonly hypothesized from the enzyme function...
  2. pmc Consortium analysis of 7 candidate SNPs for ovarian cancer
    Susan J Ramus
    Translational Research Laboratory, University College London EGA Institute for Women s Health, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 123:380-8. 2008
    ..These null results for SNPs identified from relatively large initial studies shows the importance of replicating associations by a consortium approach...
  3. pmc Recent alcohol consumption and risk of incident ovarian carcinoma: a pooled analysis of 5,342 cases and 10,358 controls from the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Population Health Research, Alberta Health Services Cancer Care, AB, Canada
    BMC Cancer 13:28. 2013
    ..Because OC and ovarian borderline tumor histologic types differ genetically, molecularly and clinically, large numbers are needed to estimate risk associations...
  4. pmc Genetic polymorphisms in the Paraoxonase 1 gene and risk of ovarian epithelial carcinoma
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, 1236 Lauhala Street, Room 301C, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2070-7. 2008
    ..16). Our study provides evidence for an association of two PON1 SNPs with the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer. Possible effect modification of these associations by tobacco smoking and obesity needs confirmation in other studies...
  5. pmc Genetic polymorphisms in the estrogen receptor beta (ESR2) gene and the risk of epithelial ovarian carcinoma
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, 1236 Lauhala Street, Room 301C, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:47-55. 2009
    ..The association of the rs1271572 genotype was strongest among women who had never used contraceptive steroids (p for interaction = 0.04). Our data suggest that ESR2 might be a susceptibility marker for epithelial ovarian cancer...
  6. pmc Vitamin D receptor rs2228570 polymorphism and invasive ovarian carcinoma risk: pooled analysis in five studies within the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Int J Cancer 128:936-43. 2011
    ..46), tumor histology (p = 0.98), or time between diagnosis and interview (p = 0.94). This pooled analysis provides further evidence that the VDR rs2228570 polymorphism might influence ovarian cancer susceptibility...
  7. pmc Pooled analysis of the association of PTGS2 rs5275 polymorphism and NSAID use with invasive ovarian carcinoma risk
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1731-41. 2010
    ..43; CI:0.20-0.93) in all women combined. The association of PTGS2 rs5275 with nonserous ovarian carcinoma and possible effect modification by NSAID use needs further validation, preferably in prospective studies...
  8. doi request reprint Combined oral contraceptive use and epithelial ovarian cancer risk: time-related effects
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Epidemiology 19:237-43. 2008
    ..Although the protective effect of oral contraceptives (OCs) use against epithelial ovarian cancer is well-established, there remain gaps in our understanding of the contributions of time-related characteristics of OC use to risk...
  9. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms and epithelial ovarian cancer risk
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2566-71. 2007
    ..1 and OR 5.2, 95% CI 1.6-17.5), but not in Japanese women (OR 1.1, 95% CI 0.6-1.9 and OR 2.3, 95% CI:0.4-12.3). This investigation provides some evidence that polymorphisms in the VDR gene might influence ovarian cancer susceptibility...
  10. pmc Symptom presentation in invasive ovarian carcinoma by tumor histological type and grade in a multiethnic population: a case analysis
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 119:278-84. 2010
    ..Although the majority of women with ovarian carcinoma report symptoms prior to diagnosis, little is known about comparative symptom presentation by histological type, stage, grade, or ethnicity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Association of estrogen and progestin potency of oral contraceptives with ovarian carcinoma risk
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:597-607. 2007
    ..To estimate the association of the estrogen and progestin potency of combined oral contraceptive pills (OCPs) with epithelial ovarian carcinoma risk...
  12. pmc Estrogen receptor beta rs1271572 polymorphism and invasive ovarian carcinoma risk: pooled analysis within the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, University of Hawaii Cancer Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e20703. 2011
    ..This pooled analysis suggests that rs1271572 might influence the risk of ovarian cancer, in particular among younger women...
  13. ncbi request reprint Association of genetic polymorphisms with serum estrogens measured multiple times during a 2-year period in premenopausal women
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, 1236 Lauhala Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1521-7. 2005
    ..37 versus 1.76; P = 0.002). These data suggest that CYP1A2*1F is associated with lower circulating levels of E2, and that it may be a susceptibility locus for breast cancer...
  14. pmc Prediagnostic symptoms of ovarian carcinoma: a case-control study
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 114:231-6. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to identify a set of symptoms that might assist gynecologists and other clinicians in the diagnosis of localized ovarian carcinoma when treatment is most effective...
  15. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal investigation of mammographic density: the multiethnic cohort
    Gertraud Maskarinec
    Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, Honolulu, 96813, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:732-9. 2006
    ..Risk factors that influence the decline in mammographic densities over time may be important for breast cancer prevention because cumulative percent densities may reflect the age-related increase in breast cancer risk...
  16. pmc Prediagnostic plasma pyridoxal 5'-phosphate (vitamin b6) levels and invasive breast carcinoma risk: the multiethnic cohort
    Galina Lurie
    University of Hawaii Cancer Center, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1942-8. 2012
    ..Evidence from experimental and epidemiologic studies suggests that vitamin B6 may reduce the risk of breast cancer...
  17. pmc Association of two common single-nucleotide polymorphisms in the CYP19A1 locus and ovarian cancer risk
    Marc T Goodman
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Endocr Relat Cancer 15:1055-60. 2008
    ..91 (CI, 1.15-7.37). These data suggest CYP19A1 variants may influence susceptibility to ovarian cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and mammographic density in a multiethnic population
    Gertraud Maskarinec
    Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Int J Cancer 118:2579-83. 2006
    ..The larger difference in some subgroups suggests that women with certain characteristics may be more susceptible to the influence of alcohol on breast density than others...
  19. ncbi request reprint Mammographic density and breast cancer risk: the multiethnic cohort study
    Gertraud Maskarinec
    Cancer Etiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:743-52. 2005
    ..Because the risk estimates appeared higher for Caucasians and Native Hawaiians than for Japanese women, ethnicity-specific models may be necessary to predict risk from breast density in different ethnic groups...
  20. pmc The obesity-associated polymorphisms FTO rs9939609 and MC4R rs17782313 and endometrial cancer risk in non-Hispanic white women
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e16756. 2011
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  21. doi request reprint Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 is associated with decreased risk of postmenopausal breast cancer in whites: a nested case-control study in the multiethnic cohort study
    Yeonju Kim
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, University of Hawaii Cancer Center, 701 Ilalo Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    BMC Cancer 14:29. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the relation between plasma levels of vitamin D and the risk of postmenopausal breast cancer...
  22. pmc Cataract and ovarian carcinoma: is the vitamin D hypothesis alive?
    Galina Lurie
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, University of Hawaii Cancer Center, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:2507-11. 2011
    ..On the other hand, solar UV radiation is a recognized risk factor for cataract...
  23. pmc Factors affecting survival among women with breast cancer in Hawaii
    Gertraud Maskarinec
    Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:231-7. 2011
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  24. ncbi request reprint Tagging single nucleotide polymorphisms in cell cycle control genes and susceptibility to invasive epithelial ovarian cancer
    Simon A Gayther
    Translational Research Laboratories, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer Res 67:3027-35. 2007
    ..This study highlights the need for multicenter collaborations for genetic association studies...