John Boice

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Single nucleotide polymorphisms associated with risk for contralateral breast cancer in the Women's Environment, Cancer, and Radiation Epidemiology (WECARE) Study
    Sharon N Teraoka
    Center for Public Health Genomics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0717, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 13:R114. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Radiation epidemiology: a perspective on Fukushima
    John D Boice
    Department of Medicine, Division of Epidemiology, Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Vanderbilt School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Radiol Prot 32:N33-40. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Mortality among residents of Uravan, Colorado who lived near a uranium mill, 1936-84
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Radiol Prot 27:299-319. 2007
  4. doi request reprint A cohort study of uranium millers and miners of Grants, New Mexico, 1979-2005
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Radiol Prot 28:303-25. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Cancer incidence in municipalities near two former nuclear materials processing facilities in Pennsylvania--an update
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Phys 96:118-27. 2009
  6. doi request reprint County mortality and cancer incidence in relation to living near two former nuclear materials processing facilities in Pennsylvania--an update
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Phys 96:128-37. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Cancer incidence and mortality in populations living near uranium milling and mining operations in grants, New Mexico, 1950-2004
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Radiat Res 174:624-36. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Updated mortality analysis of radiation workers at Rocketdyne (Atomics International), 1948-2008
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Radiat Res 176:244-58. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Lauriston S. Taylor lecture: radiation epidemiology--the golden age and future challenges
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Phys 100:59-76. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Cancer and noncancer mortality in populations living near uranium and vanadium mining and milling operations in Montrose County, Colorado, 1950-2000
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Radiat Res 167:711-26. 2007

Research Grants

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Publications23

  1. pmc Single nucleotide polymorphisms associated with risk for contralateral breast cancer in the Women's Environment, Cancer, and Radiation Epidemiology (WECARE) Study
    Sharon N Teraoka
    Center for Public Health Genomics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0717, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 13:R114. 2011
    ..A subset of these SNPs, selected upon their main effects on contralateral breast cancer risk was further evaluated for interaction with treatment modalities and estrogen receptor (ER) status...
  2. doi request reprint Radiation epidemiology: a perspective on Fukushima
    John D Boice
    Department of Medicine, Division of Epidemiology, Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Vanderbilt School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Radiol Prot 32:N33-40. 2012
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  3. ncbi request reprint Mortality among residents of Uravan, Colorado who lived near a uranium mill, 1936-84
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Radiol Prot 27:299-319. 2007
    ..Although the population studied was relatively small, the follow-up was long, extending up to 65 years after first residence in Uravan, and nearly half of the study subjects had died...
  4. doi request reprint A cohort study of uranium millers and miners of Grants, New Mexico, 1979-2005
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Radiol Prot 28:303-25. 2008
    ..In contrast to miners exposed to radon and radon decay products, for uranium mill workers exposed to uranium dusts and mill products there was no clear evidence of uranium-related disease...
  5. doi request reprint Cancer incidence in municipalities near two former nuclear materials processing facilities in Pennsylvania--an update
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Phys 96:118-27. 2009
    ..These results are consistent with previous studies indicating that living in municipalities near the former Apollo-Parks nuclear facilities was not associated with an increase in cancer occurrence...
  6. doi request reprint County mortality and cancer incidence in relation to living near two former nuclear materials processing facilities in Pennsylvania--an update
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Phys 96:128-37. 2009
    ..01). Overall, no increases in cancer or nonmalignant diseases could be attributed to living in counties with nuclear materials processing and fabrication facilities...
  7. doi request reprint Cancer incidence and mortality in populations living near uranium milling and mining operations in grants, New Mexico, 1950-2004
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Radiat Res 174:624-36. 2010
    ..With the exception of male lung cancer, this study provides no clear or consistent evidence that the operation of uranium mills and mines adversely affected cancer incidence or mortality of county residents...
  8. doi request reprint Updated mortality analysis of radiation workers at Rocketdyne (Atomics International), 1948-2008
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Radiat Res 176:244-58. 2011
    ..Larger combined studies of early workers in the United States using similar methodologies are warranted to refine and clarify radiation risks after protracted exposures...
  9. doi request reprint Lauriston S. Taylor lecture: radiation epidemiology--the golden age and future challenges
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Phys 100:59-76. 2011
    ..The interaction between radiation and underlying genetic susceptibilities is an important emerging area of research. It is indeed an honor to be included among the Lauriston S. Taylor Lecturers...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cancer and noncancer mortality in populations living near uranium and vanadium mining and milling operations in Montrose County, Colorado, 1950-2000
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Radiat Res 167:711-26. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Childhood cancer mortality in relation to the St Lucie nuclear power station
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Blvd, Suite 550 Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Radiol Prot 25:229-40. 2005
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Mortality among Rocketdyne workers who tested rocket engines, 1948-1999
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 48:1070-92. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate potential health risks associated with testing rocket engines...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mortality among radiation workers at Rocketdyne (Atomics International), 1948-1999
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Radiat Res 166:98-115. 2006
    ..Radiation exposure has not caused a detectable increase in cancer deaths in this population, but results are limited by small numbers and relatively low career doses...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality among populations residing in counties near the Hanford site, 1950-2000
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Blvd, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, and Vanderbilt University Medical School and Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Health Phys 90:431-45. 2006
    ..Patterns over time of thyroid cancer in particular were similar for exposure and comparison counties. Although based on a geographic correlation design, these data suggest that living near the Hanford site has not increased cancer rates...
  15. ncbi request reprint A comprehensive dose reconstruction methodology for former rocketdyne/atomics international radiation workers
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Blvd, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, and Vanderbilt University Medical School and Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Health Phys 90:409-30. 2006
    ..Risk estimates based on nuclear worker data must be interpreted cautiously if internally deposited radionuclides and occupational doses received elsewhere are not considered...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality in counties near two former nuclear materials processing facilities in Pennsylvania, 1950-1995
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Blvd, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Phys 85:691-700. 2003
    ..02, while during operations (RR 0.81) and after closure (RR 0.57) the relative risks were lower. The study is limited by the correlational approach and the relatively large size of the geographic areas of the counties studied...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence in municipalities near two former nuclear materials processing facilities in Pennsylvania
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Blvd, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Phys 85:678-90. 2003
    ..The study had sufficient power to exclude increased cancer risks of 10% or greater...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality in a Texas county with prior uranium mining and milling activities, 1950-2001
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Radiol Prot 23:247-62. 2003
    ..0, 0.9, 1.1 and 1.0, respectively. No unusual patterns of cancer mortality could be seen in Karnes County over a period of 50 years, suggesting that the uranium mining and milling operations had not increased cancer rates among residents...
  19. ncbi request reprint Risk of lung cancer and residential radon in China: pooled results of two studies
    Jay H Lubin
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 109:132-7. 2004
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Genetic effects of radiotherapy for childhood cancer
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Blvd Ste 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Phys 85:65-80. 2003
    ....
  21. pmc Female survivors of childhood cancer: preterm birth and low birth weight among their children
    Lisa B Signorello
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Blvd, Ste 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:1453-61. 2006
    ..We investigated whether children of female childhood cancer survivors are at elevated risk of being born preterm or exhibiting restricted fetal growth and evaluated the associations of different cancer treatments on these outcomes...
  22. pmc Stillbirth and neonatal death in relation to radiation exposure before conception: a retrospective cohort study
    Lisa B Signorello
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Lancet 376:624-30. 2010
    ..By studying the risk of untoward pregnancy outcomes, we indirectly assessed the risk of transmission of germline damage to the offspring of survivors of childhood cancer who were given radiotherapy and chemotherapy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Second cancers among 104,760 survivors of cervical cancer: evaluation of long-term risk
    Anil K Chaturvedi
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 7072, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1634-43. 2007
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Research Grants5

  1. Genetic Consequences of Therapies for Cancer
    John Boice; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Genetic Consequences of Therapies for Cancer
    John Boice; Fiscal Year: 2009
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