M L Slattery

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Estrogens reduce and withdrawal of estrogens increase risk of microsatellite instability-positive colon cancer
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84108, USA
    Cancer Res 61:126-30. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Associations between cigarette smoking, lifestyle factors, and microsatellite instability in colon tumors
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:1831-6. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Use of archival tissue in epidemiologic studies: collection procedures and assessment of potential sources of bias
    M L Slattery
    University of Utah, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Salt Lake City 84117, USA
    Mutat Res 432:7-14. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Carotenoids and colon cancer
    M L Slattery
    University of Utah Medical School, Salt Lake City, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:575-82. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle factors and Ki-ras mutations in colon cancer tumors
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Centre, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, 375 Chipeta Way, Suite A, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Mutat Res 483:73-81. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Microsatellite instability in sporadic colon cancer is associated with an improved prognosis at the population level
    W S Samowitz
    Departments of Pathology, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:917-23. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in IGF1, IGFBP3, IRS1, IRS2 and risk of breast cancer in women living in Southwestern United States
    M L Slattery
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84108, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 104:197-209. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint NAT2, GSTM-1, cigarette smoking, and risk of colon cancer
    M L Slattery
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City 84108, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 7:1079-84. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Trans-fatty acids and colon cancer
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Nutr Cancer 39:170-5. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Are dietary factors involved in DNA methylation associated with colon cancer?
    M L Slattery
    Department of Oncological Sciences, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84108, USA
    Nutr Cancer 28:52-62. 1997

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Estrogens reduce and withdrawal of estrogens increase risk of microsatellite instability-positive colon cancer
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84108, USA
    Cancer Res 61:126-30. 2001
    ..HRT in these older women may, again, reduce the risk of unstable tumors. A model for the way in which estrogens (endogenous, exogenous, and obesity-associated) modify the risk of MSI+ tumors is proposed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Associations between cigarette smoking, lifestyle factors, and microsatellite instability in colon tumors
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:1831-6. 2000
    ..It is unknown whether lifestyle factors associated with colon cancer, such as physical activity, body size, cigarette smoking, or use of aspirin and/or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, contribute to MSI in sporadic tumors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Use of archival tissue in epidemiologic studies: collection procedures and assessment of potential sources of bias
    M L Slattery
    University of Utah, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Salt Lake City 84117, USA
    Mutat Res 432:7-14. 2000
    ..However, we were less likely to be able to extract DNA if the case was diagnosed at a more advanced disease stage or at the earliest disease. Potential bias from exclusion of those with the most advanced disease stage is discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Carotenoids and colon cancer
    M L Slattery
    University of Utah Medical School, Salt Lake City, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:575-82. 2000
    ..However, except for beta-carotene, little is known about how dietary carotenoids are associated with common cancers, including colon cancer...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle factors and Ki-ras mutations in colon cancer tumors
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Centre, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, 375 Chipeta Way, Suite A, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Mutat Res 483:73-81. 2001
    ..Given the limited information available on what causes Ki-ras mutations, the information generated from this study indicates that these factors previously associated with colon cancer work through other disease pathways...
  6. ncbi request reprint Microsatellite instability in sporadic colon cancer is associated with an improved prognosis at the population level
    W S Samowitz
    Departments of Pathology, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:917-23. 2001
    ..We conclude that microsatellite instability in sporadic colon cancer is associated with an improved prognosis at the population level...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in IGF1, IGFBP3, IRS1, IRS2 and risk of breast cancer in women living in Southwestern United States
    M L Slattery
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84108, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 104:197-209. 2007
    ..An insulin-related pathway to breast cancer has been hypothesized...
  8. ncbi request reprint NAT2, GSTM-1, cigarette smoking, and risk of colon cancer
    M L Slattery
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City 84108, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 7:1079-84. 1998
    ..The lack of an association does not rule out the possibility of other genetic polymorphisms interacting with cigarette smoke to cause colon cancer, nor does it take into account individual phenotypic variability...
  9. ncbi request reprint Trans-fatty acids and colon cancer
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Nutr Cancer 39:170-5. 2001
    ..It seems prudent to avoid consuming partially hydrogenated fats, since no increased risk was observed for the cis form of fatty acids, while suggestions of increased risk from trans-fatty acids exist for subsets of the population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Are dietary factors involved in DNA methylation associated with colon cancer?
    M L Slattery
    Department of Oncological Sciences, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84108, USA
    Nutr Cancer 28:52-62. 1997
    ..4, 95% CI = 0.9-2.3; women OR = 2.0, 95% CI = 1.0-3.8). Findings from this study provide only limited support for previously reported associations between dietary factors involved in DNA methylation and risk of colon cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake and microsatellite instability in colon tumors
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Int J Cancer 93:601-7. 2001
    ..Most other dietary factors do not appear operate exclusively in the MSI+ disease pathway...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk of colon cancer associated with a family history of cancer or colorectal polyps: the diet, activity, and reproduction in colon cancer study
    R A Kerber
    Huntsman Cancer Institute and Department of Oncological Sciences, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
    Int J Cancer 78:157-60. 1998
    ..A family history of colorectal polyps also increased risk by about the same amount as a family history of colorectal cancer. The increased risk associated with a family history of polyps did not appear to decrease with age...
  13. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and colorectal cancer
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84108, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:214-24. 2003
    ..39, 0.78 for men; OR = 0.44, 95% CI: 0.30, 0.67 for women). In summary, physical activity was associated with reduced risk of rectal cancer in these data. The reduced risk was similar to that previously observed for colon cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Family history and colorectal cancer: predictors of risk
    M L Slattery
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Health Research Center, University of Utah School of Medicine, 375 Chipeta Way, Suite A, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:879-87. 2003
    ..We also evaluate diet and lifestyle factors associated with developing colorectal cancer among participants with a positive family history...
  15. ncbi request reprint GSTM-1 and NAT2 and genetic alterations in colon tumors
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, 375 Chipeta Way, Suite A, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 13:527-34. 2002
    ..In this study, we evaluate associations between the GSTM-1 genotype and the NAT2-imputed phenotype and acquired mutations in tumors...
  16. pmc BAT-26 and BAT-40 instability in colorectal adenomas and carcinomas and germline polymorphisms
    W S Samowitz
    Department of Pathology, Oncological Sciences, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Am J Pathol 154:1637-41. 1999
    ..Polymorphisms in these microsatellites, however, limit their utility in determinations of microsatellite instability without corresponding normal DNA...
  17. ncbi request reprint A molecular variant of the APC gene at codon 1822: its association with diet, lifestyle, and risk of colon cancer
    M L Slattery
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine University of Utah, Salt Lake City, 84112, USA
    Cancer Res 61:1000-4. 2001
    ..These results suggest that the codon 1,822 variant of the APC gene may have functional significance. Individuals who have the valine/valine variant of this gene may be at reduced risk of colon cancer if they eat a low-fat diet...
  18. pmc Inverse relationship between microsatellite instability and K-ras and p53 gene alterations in colon cancer
    W S Samowitz
    Department of Pathology, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, 50 North Medical Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Pathol 158:1517-24. 2001
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  19. ncbi request reprint Vitamin E and colon cancer: is there an association?
    M L Slattery
    University of Utah Medical School, Salt Lake City 84108, USA
    Nutr Cancer 30:201-6. 1998
    ..80, 95% CI = 0.56-1.15). These data offer only limited support for a protective effect of vitamin E and colon cancer after adjustment for other health and life-style factors...
  20. ncbi request reprint Uncommon TGFBRI allele is not associated with increased susceptibility to colon cancer
    W S Samowitz
    Department of Pathology, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 32:381-3. 2001
    ..We conclude that the 6A TGFBRI allele is not associated with an increased susceptibility to colon cancer at the population level, and that the 6A/6A homozygote is not restricted to individuals with some form of cancer...
  21. ncbi request reprint The colon cancer burden of genetically defined hereditary nonpolyposis colon cancer
    W S Samowitz
    Department of Pathology, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Gastroenterology 121:830-8. 2001
    ..We therefore determined by genetic criteria the colon cancer burden associated with HNPCC in a population-based study of 1066 individuals from Utah and California...
  22. ncbi request reprint Genetic, anthropometric, and lifestyle factors associated with IGF-1 and IGFBP-3 levels in Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84117, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:1147-57. 2005
    ..These differences could be due to the combined effects of genetic and behavioral factors which could account for ethnic differences in the risk of breast cancer and other chronic diseases...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dietary fats and colon cancer: assessment of risk associated with specific fatty acids
    M L Slattery
    University of Utah Medical School, Salt Lake City, USA
    Int J Cancer 73:670-7. 1997
    ..Similar associations with family history were noted among men diagnosed at younger ages for MFA, linolenic acid and 20-carbon PFA...
  24. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and colon cancer: an evaluation of the modifying effects of estrogen (United States)
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, 375 Chipeta Way, Suite A, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:75-84. 2003
    ..The association between body mass index (BMI) and colon cancer has been reported to be different for men and women. No prior literature has examined if estrogen influences these differences...
  25. pmc A prospective cohort of American Indian and Alaska Native people: study design, methods, and implementation
    M L Slattery
    Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:606-15. 2007
    ..The study has focused on involvement of American Indian and Alaska Native communities in development and implementation and on provision of feedback to participants and communities...
  26. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with colorectal cancer screening in a population-based study: the impact of gender, health care source, and time
    M L Slattery
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake, UT 84108, USA
    Prev Med 38:276-83. 2004
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  27. ncbi request reprint Contacting controls: are we working harder for similar response rates, and does it make a difference?
    A Rogers
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:85-90. 2004
    ..The amount of effort required to achieve similar or slightly lower response rates increased over time. This finding may in part depend on demographic characteristics of the population studied...
  28. ncbi request reprint Intake of fluids and methylxanthine-containing beverages: association with colon cancer
    M L Slattery
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City 84108, USA
    Int J Cancer 81:199-204. 1999
    ..68, 95% CI 0.49-0.96). Assessment of the impact of smoking on associations between colon cancer and coffee showed a significant interaction between smoking and coffee for both men and women...
  29. ncbi request reprint MTHFR variants reduce the risk of G:C->A:T transition mutations within the p53 tumor suppressor gene in colon tumors
    C M Ulrich
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    J Nutr 135:2462-7. 2005
    ..These results suggest a novel mechanism by which MTHFR polymorphisms can affect the risk of colon cancer...
  30. ncbi request reprint Environmental determinants of urinary kallikrein excretion
    S C Hunt
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City
    Am J Hypertens 6:226-33. 1993
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