Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Frequency of breast cancer attributable to BRCA1 in a population-based series of American womenB Newman
Department of Epidemiology and Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
JAMA 279:915-21. 1998..Previous studies of BRCA1 mutation prevalence have been based on high-risk groups, yielding estimates that do not reflect the experience of the general population of US patients with breast cancer...
- Catechol-O-methyltransferase and breast cancer riskR C Millikan
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
Carcinogenesis 19:1943-7. 1998..Our results suggest that COMT genotype is not related to breast cancer risk...
- Polymorphisms in the DNA repair gene XRCC1 and breast cancerE J Duell
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:217-22. 2001..However, interpretation of our results is limited by incomplete knowledge regarding the biological function of XRCC1 alleles...