Meng Hua Tao

Summary

Affiliation: University at Buffalo
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Promoter methylation of E-cadherin, p16, and RAR-β(2) genes in breast tumors and dietary intake of nutrients important in one-carbon metabolism
    Meng Hua Tao
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14214, USA
    Nutr Cancer 63:1143-50. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint DNA hypermethylation and clinicopathological features in breast cancer: the Western New York Exposures and Breast Cancer (WEB) Study
    Meng Hua Tao
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, 270 Farber Hall, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 114:559-68. 2009
  3. pmc DNA methylation in endometrial cancer
    Meng Hua Tao
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine School of Public Health and Health Professions University at Buffalo, NY, USA
    Epigenetics 5:491-8. 2010
  4. pmc DNA promoter methylation in breast tumors: no association with genetic polymorphisms in MTHFR and MTR
    Meng Hua Tao
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, 270 Farber Hall, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:998-1002. 2009
  5. pmc Body mass and DNA promoter methylation in breast tumors in the Western New York Exposures and Breast Cancer Study
    Meng Hua Tao
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:831-8. 2011
  6. pmc Alcohol consumption in relation to aberrant DNA methylation in breast tumors
    Meng Hua Tao
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Alcohol 45:689-99. 2011
  7. pmc Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and breast cancer risk: differences by molecular subtype
    Theodore M Brasky
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:965-75. 2011
  8. pmc Association of prediagnostic physical activity with survival following breast cancer diagnosis: influence of TP53 mutation status
    Meng Hua Tao
    Institute for Translational Epidemiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Box 1057, New York, NY, 10029, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:2177-86. 2013
  9. pmc Genetic variants in COX-2, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and breast cancer risk: the Western New York Exposures and Breast Cancer (WEB) Study
    Theodore M Brasky
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 126:157-65. 2011
  10. pmc Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) use and breast cancer risk in the Western New York Exposures and Breast Cancer (WEB) Study
    Theodore M Brasky
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1503-12. 2010

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Promoter methylation of E-cadherin, p16, and RAR-β(2) genes in breast tumors and dietary intake of nutrients important in one-carbon metabolism
    Meng Hua Tao
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14214, USA
    Nutr Cancer 63:1143-50. 2011
    ..This finding, however, does not exclude the possibility that intake of such nutrients might have the ability to modulate promoter methylation in normal or premalignant (dysplastic) breast tissue...
  2. ncbi request reprint DNA hypermethylation and clinicopathological features in breast cancer: the Western New York Exposures and Breast Cancer (WEB) Study
    Meng Hua Tao
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, 270 Farber Hall, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 114:559-68. 2009
    ..51; 95% CI, 1.01-2.32). Hypermethylation of RAR-beta(2) gene was inversely associated with histological and nuclear grade of breast cancer...
  3. pmc DNA methylation in endometrial cancer
    Meng Hua Tao
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine School of Public Health and Health Professions University at Buffalo, NY, USA
    Epigenetics 5:491-8. 2010
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  4. pmc DNA promoter methylation in breast tumors: no association with genetic polymorphisms in MTHFR and MTR
    Meng Hua Tao
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, 270 Farber Hall, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:998-1002. 2009
    ..Overall, we found no evidence that these common polymorphisms of the MTHFR and MTR genes are associated with promoter methylation of E-cadherin, p16, and RAR-beta2 genes in breast cancer...
  5. pmc Body mass and DNA promoter methylation in breast tumors in the Western New York Exposures and Breast Cancer Study
    Meng Hua Tao
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:831-8. 2011
    ..The mechanism of the observed association between body mass, particularly centralized body fat, and postmenopausal breast cancer risk is not well understood...
  6. pmc Alcohol consumption in relation to aberrant DNA methylation in breast tumors
    Meng Hua Tao
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Alcohol 45:689-99. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and breast cancer risk: differences by molecular subtype
    Theodore M Brasky
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:965-75. 2011
    ..28, 95% CI: 1.04-1.57), as well as luminal A or B breast cancers. These findings support the hypothesis of heterogeneous etiologies of breast cancer subtypes and that aspirin and ibuprofen vary in their effects...
  8. pmc Association of prediagnostic physical activity with survival following breast cancer diagnosis: influence of TP53 mutation status
    Meng Hua Tao
    Institute for Translational Epidemiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Box 1057, New York, NY, 10029, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:2177-86. 2013
    ..However, it is not clear whether this association differs by molecular features of the tumor or by recency of the physical activity to the time of diagnosis...
  9. pmc Genetic variants in COX-2, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and breast cancer risk: the Western New York Exposures and Breast Cancer (WEB) Study
    Theodore M Brasky
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 126:157-65. 2011
    ..Better understanding of the role of COX-2 genetic variation and interaction with NSAID use in breast carcinogenesis has potential to inform prevention strategies...
  10. pmc Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) use and breast cancer risk in the Western New York Exposures and Breast Cancer (WEB) Study
    Theodore M Brasky
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1503-12. 2010
    ..Results of studies of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and breast cancer have been inconsistent. Timing of exposure and analysis of individual NSAIDs should be considered...
  11. doi request reprint Lipid in the livers of adolescents with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis: combined effects of pathways on steatosis
    Lixin Zhu
    Department of Pediatrics, Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Metabolism 60:1001-11. 2011
    ..Our study promises a simple method for the determination of why hepatic steatosis occurs in individual patients. This method may allow specific targeting of therapeutic treatments in individual patients...
  12. doi request reprint Different associations of apolipoprotein E polymorphism with metabolic syndrome by sex in an elderly Chinese population
    Meng Hua Tao
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Metabolism 60:1488-96. 2011
    ..75; 95% confidence interval, 1.17-2.63). In summary, our data show that common polymorphism of ApoE gene is associated with the presence of MetS in an elderly Chinese population...