Sylvia K Quick

Summary

Affiliation: University at Buffalo
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Effect modification by catalase genotype suggests a role for oxidative stress in the association of hormone replacement therapy with postmenopausal breast cancer risk
    Sylvia K Quick
    Department of Social, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1082-7. 2008
  2. pmc Alcohol consumption and genetic variation in methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase and 5-methyltetrahydrofolate-homocysteine methyltransferase in relation to breast cancer risk
    Mary E Platek
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2453-9. 2009

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Publications2

  1. doi Effect modification by catalase genotype suggests a role for oxidative stress in the association of hormone replacement therapy with postmenopausal breast cancer risk
    Sylvia K Quick
    Department of Social, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1082-7. 2008
    ..50-3.59). Increased risk was limited to estrogen receptor-positive tumors. Our findings suggest that CAT genotype modifies the effect of HRT use on breast cancer risk and that HRT may affect risk by affecting oxidative stress...
  2. pmc Alcohol consumption and genetic variation in methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase and 5-methyltetrahydrofolate-homocysteine methyltransferase in relation to breast cancer risk
    Mary E Platek
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2453-9. 2009
    ..80; 95% CI, 1.03-3.28) compared with nondrinkers who were homozygote CC. Our findings indicate that among postmenopausal women, increased breast cancer risk with alcohol consumption may be as a result of effects on one-carbon metabolism...