Kevin M Waters

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Generalizability of associations from prostate cancer genome-wide association studies in multiple populations
    Kevin M Waters
    Harlyne Norris Research Tower, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1285-9. 2009
  2. pmc No association of type 2 diabetes risk variants and prostate cancer risk: the multiethnic cohort and PAGE
    Kevin M Waters
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Harlyne Norris Research Tower, 1450 Biggy Street, Room 1504, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1979-81. 2011
  3. pmc Levels of beta-microseminoprotein in blood and risk of prostate cancer in multiple populations
    Christopher A Haiman
    Harlyne Norris Research Tower, 1450 Biggy St, Rm 1504, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:237-43. 2013
  4. pmc Association of diabetes with prostate cancer risk in the multiethnic cohort
    Kevin M Waters
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:937-45. 2009
  5. pmc A common prostate cancer risk variant 5' of microseminoprotein-beta (MSMB) is a strong predictor of circulating beta-microseminoprotein (MSP) levels in multiple populations
    Kevin M Waters
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2639-46. 2010
  6. pmc Characterizing genetic risk at known prostate cancer susceptibility loci in African Americans
    Christopher A Haiman
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine and Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 7:e1001387. 2011

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Publications6

  1. pmc Generalizability of associations from prostate cancer genome-wide association studies in multiple populations
    Kevin M Waters
    Harlyne Norris Research Tower, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1285-9. 2009
    ..For many of these regions, fine-mapping in non-European samples may help localize causal alleles and better determine their contribution to prostate cancer risk in the population...
  2. pmc No association of type 2 diabetes risk variants and prostate cancer risk: the multiethnic cohort and PAGE
    Kevin M Waters
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Harlyne Norris Research Tower, 1450 Biggy Street, Room 1504, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1979-81. 2011
    ..We explored the hypothesis that common genetic variation may explain, in part, the inverse association between diabetes and prostate cancer...
  3. pmc Levels of beta-microseminoprotein in blood and risk of prostate cancer in multiple populations
    Christopher A Haiman
    Harlyne Norris Research Tower, 1450 Biggy St, Rm 1504, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:237-43. 2013
    ..Whether MSP levels are predictive of prostate cancer risk has not been evaluated...
  4. pmc Association of diabetes with prostate cancer risk in the multiethnic cohort
    Kevin M Waters
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:937-45. 2009
    ..Diabetes is a protective factor for prostate cancer across populations, suggesting shared risk factors that influence a common mechanism...
  5. pmc A common prostate cancer risk variant 5' of microseminoprotein-beta (MSMB) is a strong predictor of circulating beta-microseminoprotein (MSP) levels in multiple populations
    Kevin M Waters
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2639-46. 2010
    ..A common variant, rs10993994, in the 5' region of the gene that encodes MSP (MSMB) has recently been identified as a risk factor for prostate cancer...
  6. pmc Characterizing genetic risk at known prostate cancer susceptibility loci in African Americans
    Christopher A Haiman
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine and Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 7:e1001387. 2011
    ..Our findings with variants at 8q24 also reinforce the importance of this region as a major risk locus for prostate cancer in men of African ancestry...