K Robien

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D intake and breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    Kim Robien
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 1300 S Second St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:775-82. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase and thymidylate synthase genotypes and risk of acute graft-versus-host disease following hematopoietic cell transplantation for chronic myelogenous leukemia
    Kim Robien
    Cancer Prevention Program, Public Health Division, University of Washington Cancer Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 12:973-80. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Folic acid supplementation during methotrexate immunosuppression is not associated with early toxicity, risk of acute graft-versus-host disease or relapse following hematopoietic transplantation
    K Robien
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 37:687-92. 2006
  4. pmc Whole grain intake, incident hip fracture and presumed frailty in the Iowa Women's Health Study
    David R Jacobs
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Br J Nutr 104:1537-43. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Quality of life in a prospective cohort of elderly women with and without cancer
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55419, USA
    Cancer 115:4283-97. 2009
  6. pmc Poor adherence to dietary guidelines among adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Kim Robien
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second St, 300 WBOB, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:815-22. 2008
  7. pmc Green tea intake, MTHFR/TYMS genotype and breast cancer risk: the Singapore Chinese Health Study
    Maki Inoue
    Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Carcinogenesis 29:1967-72. 2008
  8. pmc Dietary flavonoid intake and risk of cancer in postmenopausal women: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    Gretchen J Cutler
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Int J Cancer 123:664-71. 2008
  9. pmc Nutrients, food groups, dietary patterns, and risk of pancreatic cancer in postmenopausal women
    Maki Inoue-Choi
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:711-4. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of oral mucositis in patients receiving hematopoietic cell transplants for chronic myelogenous leukemia
    Kim Robien
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:1268-75. 2004

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D intake and breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    Kim Robien
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 1300 S Second St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:775-82. 2007
    ..Studies evaluating all sources of vitamin D, especially sun exposure, are needed to fully understand the association between vitamin D and breast cancer risk...
  2. ncbi request reprint Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase and thymidylate synthase genotypes and risk of acute graft-versus-host disease following hematopoietic cell transplantation for chronic myelogenous leukemia
    Kim Robien
    Cancer Prevention Program, Public Health Division, University of Washington Cancer Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 12:973-80. 2006
    ..A direct trade-off between drug toxicity and drug efficacy may play a role. Alternatively, the systemic folate environment, regulated by host tissues, might influence donor T-cell growth and activity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Folic acid supplementation during methotrexate immunosuppression is not associated with early toxicity, risk of acute graft-versus-host disease or relapse following hematopoietic transplantation
    K Robien
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 37:687-92. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that concurrent folic acid supplementation does not change MTX effectiveness or toxicity in this patient population...
  4. pmc Whole grain intake, incident hip fracture and presumed frailty in the Iowa Women's Health Study
    David R Jacobs
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Br J Nutr 104:1537-43. 2010
    ..Whole grain intake may increase the ability to respond to a questionnaire and self-report hip fracture, and could reflect less undocumented frailty...
  5. doi request reprint Quality of life in a prospective cohort of elderly women with and without cancer
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55419, USA
    Cancer 115:4283-97. 2009
    ..Quality of life (QOL) is an important issue for cancer survivors; few studies are able to consider elderly populations, address long-term survival (>or=5 years), examine different cancers, or include a valid noncancer comparison group...
  6. pmc Poor adherence to dietary guidelines among adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Kim Robien
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second St, 300 WBOB, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:815-22. 2008
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  7. pmc Green tea intake, MTHFR/TYMS genotype and breast cancer risk: the Singapore Chinese Health Study
    Maki Inoue
    Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Carcinogenesis 29:1967-72. 2008
    ..Our findings suggest that folate pathway inhibition may be one mechanism through which green tea protects against breast cancer in humans...
  8. pmc Dietary flavonoid intake and risk of cancer in postmenopausal women: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    Gretchen J Cutler
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Int J Cancer 123:664-71. 2008
    ..93, 95% CI: 0.86-1.00). This study provides further support for a beneficial effect of flavonoid intake on lung cancer risk, especially among current and past smokers...
  9. pmc Nutrients, food groups, dietary patterns, and risk of pancreatic cancer in postmenopausal women
    Maki Inoue-Choi
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:711-4. 2011
    ..Identifying modifiable risk factors for pancreatic cancer is important because of its poor prognosis. Previous findings on diet are inconsistent...
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of oral mucositis in patients receiving hematopoietic cell transplants for chronic myelogenous leukemia
    Kim Robien
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:1268-75. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate factors predicting oral mucositis severity among 133 patients undergoing allogeneic HCT for chronic myelogenous leukemia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase genotype affects risk of relapse after hematopoietic cell transplantation for chronic myelogenous leukemia
    Kim Robien
    Cancer Prevention Program, Public Health Sciences Division and Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 10:7592-8. 2004
    ..We evaluated the association of these polymorphisms with risk of relapse and bcr-abl mRNA transcript detection among 336 Caucasian patients who underwent allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation for chronic myelogenous leukemia...
  12. pmc Vitamin D status among long-term survivors of hematopoietic cell transplantation
    K Robien
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 46:1472-9. 2011
    ..Total vitamin D intake was the strongest single predictor of 25(OH)D concentrations. These findings suggest that 400-600 IU vitamin D per day appears to be required to achieve optimal serum 25(OH)D concentrations following HCT...
  13. ncbi request reprint Folate during antifolate chemotherapy: what we know... and do not know
    Kim Robien
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, PO Box 19024, M4 B402 Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 20:411-22. 2005
    ..Future research in this area should include evaluation of pretreatment folate status and dietary and supplemental folate intake before, during, and after treatment...
  14. pmc Coffee and caffeine intake and the risk of ovarian cancer: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    Natalie A Lueth
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:1365-72. 2008
    ..Our results suggest that a component of coffee other than caffeine, or in combination with caffeine, may be associated with increased risk of ovarian cancer in postmenopausal women who drink five or more cups of coffee a day...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pharmacogenetics of folate-related drug targets in cancer treatment
    Kim Robien
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Cancer Prevention Program, 1100 Fairview Ave N, M4 B402, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Pharmacogenomics 6:673-89. 2005
    ..Findings to date illustrate a potential for targeting therapy based on patients' genotypes, in order to improve outcomes and reduce toxicity. However, larger, well-designed studies are needed to confirm these early findings...
  16. ncbi request reprint Microsomal epoxide hydrolase polymorphisms are not associated with colon cancer risk
    Kim Robien
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, P O Box 19024, M4 B402, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1350-2. 2005
  17. pmc Alcohol intake and pancreatic cancer risk: a pooled analysis of fourteen cohort studies
    Jeanine M Genkinger
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:765-76. 2009
    ..Few risk factors have been implicated in pancreatic cancer etiology. Alcohol has been theorized to promote carcinogenesis. However, epidemiologic studies have reported inconsistent results relating alcohol intake to pancreatic cancer risk...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cancer pharmacogenetics: polymorphisms, pathways and beyond
    Cornelia M Ulrich
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Nat Rev Cancer 3:912-20. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint 5,10-Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase polymorphisms and leukemia risk: a HuGE minireview
    Kim Robien
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:571-82. 2003
    ..Further investigation into the association between MTHFR polymorphisms and the risk of leukemia is warranted. It should include larger sample sizes and other polymorphisms in folate metabolism and address interactions with folate status...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pharmacogenetics and folate metabolism -- a promising direction
    Cornelia M Ulrich
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, MP 900, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Pharmacogenomics 3:299-313. 2002
    ..Findings to date illustrate the potential for targeting therapy based on patients' genotypes with improved outcomes and reduced toxicity...