Veronica Wendy Setiawan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint HSD17B1 gene polymorphisms and risk of endometrial and breast cancer
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health and Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:213-9. 2004
  2. pmc Type I and II endometrial cancers: have they different risk factors?
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1450 Biggy St, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Clin Oncol 31:2607-18. 2013
  3. pmc Age at last birth in relation to risk of endometrial cancer: pooled analysis in the epidemiology of endometrial cancer consortium
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:269-78. 2012
  4. pmc Use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and risk of ovarian and endometrial cancer: the Multiethnic Cohort
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1441-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Menstrual and reproductive factors and risk of renal cell cancer in the Multiethnic Cohort
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Harlyne Norris Cancer Research Tower, 1450 Biggy Street, Room 1517G, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:337-40. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint CYP17 genetic variation and risk of breast and prostate cancer from the National Cancer Institute Breast and Prostate Cancer Cohort Consortium (BPC3)
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2237-46. 2007
  7. pmc Breast cancer risk factors defined by estrogen and progesterone receptor status: the multiethnic cohort study
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1251-9. 2009
  8. pmc Alcohol consumption and endometrial cancer risk: the multiethnic cohort
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:634-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for renal cell cancer: the multiethnic cohort
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:932-40. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint A systematic assessment of common genetic variation in CYP11A and risk of breast cancer
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Departments of Preventive Medicine and Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Cancer Res 66:12019-25. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Genes, Hormones and Breast Cancer Risk
    VERONICA SETIAWAN; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint HSD17B1 gene polymorphisms and risk of endometrial and breast cancer
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health and Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:213-9. 2004
    ..05) was suggested. These findings suggest that the HSD17B1 may be associated with circulating estradiol levels and interact with body mass index in postmenopausal breast cancer...
  2. pmc Type I and II endometrial cancers: have they different risk factors?
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1450 Biggy St, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Clin Oncol 31:2607-18. 2013
    ..We examined whether so-called classical endometrial cancer risk factors also influence the risk of type II tumors...
  3. pmc Age at last birth in relation to risk of endometrial cancer: pooled analysis in the epidemiology of endometrial cancer consortium
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:269-78. 2012
    ..In this large pooled analysis, late age at last birth was independently associated with a reduced risk of endometrial cancer, and the reduced risk persisted for many years...
  4. pmc Use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and risk of ovarian and endometrial cancer: the Multiethnic Cohort
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1441-9. 2012
    ..No prospective study with a large multiethnic population has explored this hypothesis...
  5. doi request reprint Menstrual and reproductive factors and risk of renal cell cancer in the Multiethnic Cohort
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Harlyne Norris Cancer Research Tower, 1450 Biggy Street, Room 1517G, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:337-40. 2009
    ..Our results do not support the hypothesis that hormone-related factors play an etiologic role in RCC among women...
  6. ncbi request reprint CYP17 genetic variation and risk of breast and prostate cancer from the National Cancer Institute Breast and Prostate Cancer Cohort Consortium (BPC3)
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2237-46. 2007
    ..Our findings do not support the hypothesis that common germ line variation in CYP17 makes a substantial contribution to postmenopausal breast or prostate cancer susceptibility...
  7. pmc Breast cancer risk factors defined by estrogen and progesterone receptor status: the multiethnic cohort study
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1251-9. 2009
    ..0001). African Americans are more likely to be diagnosed with ER-/PR- tumors independently of stage at diagnosis, and there are disparate risk factor profiles across the ER/PR subtypes of breast cancer...
  8. pmc Alcohol consumption and endometrial cancer risk: the multiethnic cohort
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:634-8. 2008
    ..Our results suggest that only alcohol consumption equivalent to 2 or more drinks per day increases risk of endometrial cancer in postmenopausal women...
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for renal cell cancer: the multiethnic cohort
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:932-40. 2007
    ..045). Compared with nondrinkers, men who drank >or=1 drinks/day had a 31% lower risk (95% CI: 0.49, 0.96). Results show that body mass index, smoking, and hypertension are risk factors for renal cell cancer in both sexes...
  10. ncbi request reprint A systematic assessment of common genetic variation in CYP11A and risk of breast cancer
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Departments of Preventive Medicine and Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Cancer Res 66:12019-25. 2006
    ..Based on these findings, CYP11A deserves further consideration as a candidate breast cancer susceptibility gene...
  11. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in endometrial cancer risk: the multiethnic cohort study
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:262-70. 2007
    ..92) for Latinas. Results from this study show that the interethnic differences in endometrial cancer risk do not appear to be explained by differences in the distribution of known risk factors among women of different races/ethnicities...
  12. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in postmenopausal endogenous hormones: the multiethnic cohort study
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1849-55. 2006
    ..Many of the differences in endogenous postmenopausal hormonal milieu across these five racial/ethnic groups are consistent with the known differences in breast cancer incidence across these populations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Allium vegetables and stomach cancer risk in China
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:387-95. 2005
    ..never) and risk of stomach cancer in Qingdao (OR=0.30; 95% CI: 0.12-0.77). Our results confirm protective effects of allium vegetables (especially garlic and onions) against stomach cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Igf-I genetic variation and breast cancer: the multiethnic cohort
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:172-4. 2006
  15. pmc Body size, adult BMI gain and endometrial cancer risk: the multiethnic cohort
    Sungshim Lani Park
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Cancer 126:490-9. 2010
    ..In conclusion, adult obesity and increase in adiposity are risk factors for endometrial cancer; and the risk associated with these factors may vary across racial/ethnic groups...
  16. pmc Two estrogen-related variants in CYP19A1 and endometrial cancer risk: a pooled analysis in the Epidemiology of Endometrial Cancer Consortium
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:242-7. 2009
    ..Our study provides evidence that CYP19A1 genetic variation influences susceptibility to endometrial cancer, particularly among older and obese women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Germ line variation at 8q24 and endometrial cancer risk
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Harlyne Norris Research Tower, 1450 Biggy Street, Room 1504A, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2166-8. 2007
  18. pmc Mitochondrial DNA G10398A variant is not associated with breast cancer in African-American women
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine and Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 181:16-9. 2008
    ..18, 95% CI = 0.76-1.82, P = 0.46). Our results do not support the hypothesis that the mtDNA G10398A polymorphism is, as has previously been reported, a marker of breast cancer risk in African Americans...
  19. ncbi request reprint P53 Codon 72 polymorphisms: a case-control study of gastric cancer and potential interactions
    James Sul
    Clinical Instructor, Division of Digestive Diseases, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, 44 138 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1684, USA
    Cancer Lett 238:210-23. 2006
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  20. pmc HNF1B and endometrial cancer risk: results from the PAGE study
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e30390. 2012
    ..In conclusion, HNF1B SNPs are associated with risk of endometrial cancer and that the associated relative risks are similar for Type I and Type II tumors...
  21. ncbi request reprint Green tea drinking and multigenetic index on the risk of stomach cancer in a Chinese population
    Li Na Mu
    Department of Epidemiology, Fudan University School of Public Health, Shanghai, China
    Int J Cancer 116:972-83. 2005
    ..31 (95% CI = 0.88-6.03). The protective effect of green tea drinking was observed on the risk of stomach cancer and the possible effect modification by susceptibility genes was suggested...
  22. ncbi request reprint Estrogen receptor beta (ESR2 ) polymorphisms and endometrial cancer (United States)
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 15:627-33. 2004
    ..We validated and screened for variants in the ESR2 gene and examined whether they are associated with endometrial cancer risk...

Research Grants3

  1. Genes, Hormones and Breast Cancer Risk
    VERONICA SETIAWAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Identification of these factors is important to understand the mechanisms by which they could influence breast cancer risk and ultimately to identify high-risk women for prevention strategies. ..