Jenny N Poynter

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Reproductive, lifestyle, and anthropometric risk factors for cancer in elderly women
    Jenny N Poynter
    Department of Pediatrics, MMC 715, 420 Delaware St S E, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:681-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Associations between variants in KITLG, SPRY4, BAK1, and DMRT1 and pediatric germ cell tumors
    Jenny N Poynter
    Division of Pediatric Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 51:266-71. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Trends in incidence and survival of pediatric and adolescent patients with germ cell tumors in the United States, 1975 to 2006
    Jenny N Poynter
    Division of Pediatric Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Cancer 116:4882-91. 2010
  4. pmc Reproductive factors and risk of contralateral breast cancer by BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation status: results from the WECARE study
    Jenny N Poynter
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:839-46. 2010
  5. pmc Genetic variation in the vitamin D receptor (VDR) and the vitamin D-binding protein (GC) and risk for colorectal cancer: results from the Colon Cancer Family Registry
    Jenny N Poynter
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:525-36. 2010
  6. pmc Family history of cancer and malignant germ cell tumors in children: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    Jenny N Poynter
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:181-9. 2010
  7. pmc Associations between smoking, alcohol consumption, and colorectal cancer, overall and by tumor microsatellite instability status
    Jenny N Poynter
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2745-50. 2009
  8. pmc A candidate gene study of folate-associated one carbon metabolism genes and colorectal cancer risk
    A Joan Levine
    USC Keck School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, Genetic Epidemiology, NRT 1450 Biggy Street Room 1509A, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1812-21. 2010
  9. pmc Genes involved with folate uptake and distribution and their association with colorectal cancer risk
    Jane C Figueiredo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1450 Biggy Street Room 1509J, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:597-608. 2010
  10. pmc Risk of contralateral breast cancer associated with common variants in BRCA1 and BRCA2: potential modifying effect of BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation carrier status
    Jane C Figueiredo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Harlyne J Norris Cancer Research Tower, 1450 Biggy Street Room 1509J, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 127:819-29. 2011

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Reproductive, lifestyle, and anthropometric risk factors for cancer in elderly women
    Jenny N Poynter
    Department of Pediatrics, MMC 715, 420 Delaware St S E, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:681-7. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Associations between variants in KITLG, SPRY4, BAK1, and DMRT1 and pediatric germ cell tumors
    Jenny N Poynter
    Division of Pediatric Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 51:266-71. 2012
    ..01). Associations were mostly similar when stratified by sex. This is the first study to suggest that these loci may also be important in susceptibility to GCTs in the adolescent (KITLG, SPRY4, and BAK1) and pediatric (BAK1) age groups...
  3. ncbi request reprint Trends in incidence and survival of pediatric and adolescent patients with germ cell tumors in the United States, 1975 to 2006
    Jenny N Poynter
    Division of Pediatric Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Cancer 116:4882-91. 2010
    ..To the authors' knowledge, few studies to date have evaluated trends in pediatric GCTs. Results from these analyses may provide clues to the etiology of GCTs...
  4. pmc Reproductive factors and risk of contralateral breast cancer by BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation status: results from the WECARE study
    Jenny N Poynter
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:839-46. 2010
    ..In this study, we evaluated the association between these factors and CBC risk among BRCA1 and BRCA2 (BRCA1/2) mutation carriers and non-carriers...
  5. pmc Genetic variation in the vitamin D receptor (VDR) and the vitamin D-binding protein (GC) and risk for colorectal cancer: results from the Colon Cancer Family Registry
    Jenny N Poynter
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:525-36. 2010
    ..Overall, our results do not provide evidence for a role of common genetic variants in VDR or GC in susceptibility to CRC...
  6. pmc Family history of cancer and malignant germ cell tumors in children: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    Jenny N Poynter
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:181-9. 2010
    ..46, 95% CI 0.22-0.96). These sex and cancer site specific associations should be confirmed in additional studies as they may provide clues to the etiology of pediatric GCT...
  7. pmc Associations between smoking, alcohol consumption, and colorectal cancer, overall and by tumor microsatellite instability status
    Jenny N Poynter
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2745-50. 2009
    ..Reports have suggested that these associations may differ by tumor molecular subtype, with stronger associations for microsatellite unstable (MSI-H) tumors...
  8. pmc A candidate gene study of folate-associated one carbon metabolism genes and colorectal cancer risk
    A Joan Levine
    USC Keck School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, Genetic Epidemiology, NRT 1450 Biggy Street Room 1509A, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1812-21. 2010
    ..Folate-associated one-carbon metabolism (FOCM) may play an important role in colorectal carcinogenesis. Variation in FOCM genes may explain some of the underlying risk of colorectal cancer...
  9. pmc Genes involved with folate uptake and distribution and their association with colorectal cancer risk
    Jane C Figueiredo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1450 Biggy Street Room 1509J, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:597-608. 2010
    ..In conclusion, we found no significant evidence that genetic variants in FOLR1, GGH, FPGS and SLC19A1 are associated with the risk of colorectal cancer...
  10. pmc Risk of contralateral breast cancer associated with common variants in BRCA1 and BRCA2: potential modifying effect of BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation carrier status
    Jane C Figueiredo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Harlyne J Norris Cancer Research Tower, 1450 Biggy Street Room 1509J, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 127:819-29. 2011
    ..The association between common variants in BRCA1 and BRCA2 and risk of CBC may differ depending on BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carrier status...
  11. pmc Molecular characterization of MSI-H colorectal cancer by MLHI promoter methylation, immunohistochemistry, and mismatch repair germline mutation screening
    Jenny N Poynter
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033 9176, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:3208-15. 2008
    ..These results reinforce the importance of distinguishing between the underlying causes of MSI in studies of etiology and prognosis...
  12. pmc Genetic variability in the MTHFR gene and colorectal cancer risk using the colorectal cancer family registry
    A Joan Levine
    USC Keck School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, Genetic Epidemiology, NRT 1450 Biggy Street, Room 1509A, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:89-100. 2010
    ..The MTHFR C677T TT genotype is associated with a 15% to 18% reduction in colorectal cancer risk, but it is not clear if other variants of the gene are associated with colorectal cancer risk...
  13. ncbi request reprint Variants on 9p24 and 8q24 are associated with risk of colorectal cancer: results from the Colon Cancer Family Registry
    Jenny N Poynter
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, NOR4411A, Los Angeles, CA 90089 9175, USA
    Cancer Res 67:11128-32. 2007
    ..These data suggest that common variants may play important roles in the risk of CRC...
  14. pmc Pediatric germ cell tumors and maternal vitamin supplementation: a Children's Oncology Group study
    Kimberly J Johnson
    Division of Pediatric Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2661-4. 2009
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  15. pmc DNA methylation analysis reveals distinct methylation signatures in pediatric germ cell tumors
    James F Amatruda
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:313. 2013
    ..Aberrant DNA methylation is a prominent feature of many cancers, and may be especially relevant in germ cell tumors (GCTs) due to the extensive epigenetic reprogramming that occurs in the germ line during normal development...