Peggy Reynolds

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Smoking and breast cancer
    Peggy Reynolds
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2001 Center Street Suite 700, Berkeley, CA, 94704, USA
    J Mammary Gland Biol Neoplasia 18:15-23. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Reducing chemical exposures in nail salons through owner and worker trainings: an exploratory intervention study
    Thu Quach
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    Am J Ind Med 56:806-17. 2013
  3. pmc The association between neighborhood characteristics and body size and physical activity in the California teachers study cohort
    Theresa H M Keegan
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, 94538, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:689-97. 2012
  4. pmc Increased long-term recreational physical activity is associated with older age at natural menopause among heavy smokers: the California Teachers Study
    Aina Emaus
    Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA, USA
    Menopause 20:282-90. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Cancer incidence in female cosmetologists and manicurists in California, 1988-2005
    Thu Quach
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:691-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Birth size and breast cancer risk among young California-born women
    Susan Hurley
    Department of Research, Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2001 Center Street, Suite 700, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1461-70. 2011
  7. pmc Factors associated with residential mobility in children with leukemia: implications for assigning exposures
    Kevin Y Urayama
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:834-40. 2009
  8. pmc Determinants of agricultural pesticide concentrations in carpet dust
    Robert B Gunier
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:970-6. 2011
  9. pmc Body size and the risk of ovarian cancer by hormone therapy use in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Alison J Canchola
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:2241-8. 2010
  10. pmc Risk of colorectal cancer associated with active smoking among female teachers
    Susan Hurley
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1291-304. 2013

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Publications43

  1. doi request reprint Smoking and breast cancer
    Peggy Reynolds
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2001 Center Street Suite 700, Berkeley, CA, 94704, USA
    J Mammary Gland Biol Neoplasia 18:15-23. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Reducing chemical exposures in nail salons through owner and worker trainings: an exploratory intervention study
    Thu Quach
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    Am J Ind Med 56:806-17. 2013
    ..Nail salons represent a rapidly growing industry with mainly Vietnamese immigrant workers. Workers routinely handle nail products containing hazardous compounds, yet have limited accessible information to minimize workplace exposures...
  3. pmc The association between neighborhood characteristics and body size and physical activity in the California teachers study cohort
    Theresa H M Keegan
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, 94538, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:689-97. 2012
    ..We considered interactions between physical activity and body mass index (BMI) and neighborhood factors...
  4. pmc Increased long-term recreational physical activity is associated with older age at natural menopause among heavy smokers: the California Teachers Study
    Aina Emaus
    Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA, USA
    Menopause 20:282-90. 2013
    ..We set out to determine whether physical activity is associated with the timing of natural menopause in a large cohort of California women overall and by smoking history...
  5. doi request reprint Cancer incidence in female cosmetologists and manicurists in California, 1988-2005
    Thu Quach
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:691-9. 2010
    ..Additionally, the relatively young ages of cohort members and demographic shifts in the industry composition in recent years suggest a need for further follow-up...
  6. doi request reprint Birth size and breast cancer risk among young California-born women
    Susan Hurley
    Department of Research, Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2001 Center Street, Suite 700, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1461-70. 2011
    ..Evaluate the risk of breast cancer associated with birth size among young California-born women...
  7. pmc Factors associated with residential mobility in children with leukemia: implications for assigning exposures
    Kevin Y Urayama
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:834-40. 2009
    ..The authors evaluated residential mobility patterns for a population-based series of childhood leukemia cases enrolled in the Northern California Childhood Leukemia Study...
  8. pmc Determinants of agricultural pesticide concentrations in carpet dust
    Robert B Gunier
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:970-6. 2011
    ..Residential proximity to agricultural pesticide applications has been used as a surrogate for exposure in epidemiologic studies, although little is known about the relationship with levels of pesticides in homes...
  9. pmc Body size and the risk of ovarian cancer by hormone therapy use in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Alison J Canchola
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:2241-8. 2010
    ..To investigate whether obesity and hormone therapy (HT) are associated with ovarian cancer risk among women in the California Teachers Study cohort...
  10. pmc Risk of colorectal cancer associated with active smoking among female teachers
    Susan Hurley
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1291-304. 2013
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  11. pmc Determinants and within-person variability of urinary cadmium concentrations among women in northern California
    Robert B Gunier
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:643-9. 2013
    ..Cadmium (Cd) is a toxic metal associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Urinary Cd (U-Cd) concentration is considered a biomarker of long-term exposure...
  12. pmc Is house-dust nicotine a good surrogate for household smoking?
    Todd Whitehead
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1113-23. 2009
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  13. pmc Characterizing workplace exposures in Vietnamese women working in California nail salons
    Thu Quach
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:S271-6. 2011
    ..We engaged Vietnamese nail salon workers in a community-based participatory research (CBPR) study to measure personal and area concentrations of solvents in their workplace...
  14. doi request reprint Adipose levels of polybrominated diphenyl ethers and risk of breast cancer
    Susan Hurley
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2001 Center Street, Berkeley, CA, 94704, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 129:505-11. 2011
    ..Given the high levels of PBDEs found in this population of California women, future studies are warranted. Such studies would benefit from a larger sample size, a more representative control series, and/or a prospective design...
  15. pmc Residential traffic density and childhood leukemia risk
    Julie Von Behren
    Northern California Cancer Center, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2298-301. 2008
    ..Exposures to carcinogenic compounds from vehicle exhaust may increase childhood leukemia risk, and the timing of this exposure may be important...
  16. pmc Residential proximity to agricultural pesticide applications and childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Rudolph P Rull
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2001 Center Street, Suite 700, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Environ Res 109:891-9. 2009
    ..A similar pattern was also observed for several toxicological groups of pesticides. These findings suggest future directions for the identification of specific pesticides that may play a role in the etiology of childhood leukemia...
  17. ncbi request reprint An excess of breast cancer among young California-born Asian women
    Peggy Reynolds
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:196-201. 2011
    ..To compare breast cancer risk among young Asian and Pacific Islander (API) women to White women, all of whom were born in California during the 1960s...
  18. pmc Hormonal factors and the risk of papillary thyroid cancer in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1751-9. 2011
    ..The strikingly higher rates in young women, compared with men, suggest that sex steroid hormones may be involved in the development of this disease...
  19. pmc Light at night and breast cancer risk among California teachers
    Susan Hurley
    From the aCancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, CA bDepartment of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, CA and cDivision of Epidemiology, Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
    Epidemiology 25:697-706. 2014
    ..We evaluated the relationship between estimates of indoor and outdoor light at night and the risk of breast cancer among members of the California Teachers Study...
  20. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and colon cancer risk among women in the California Teachers Study
    Phuong L Mai
    Clinical Cancer Genetics Department, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:517-25. 2007
    ..One potential explanation for this inconsistency is that hormone therapy, which is associated with lower colon cancer risk, acts as a modifier of the physical activity/colon cancer relationship...
  21. pmc Passive smoking and risk of breast cancer in the California teachers study
    Peggy Reynolds
    Northern California Cancer Center, Berkeley, 94704, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:3389-98. 2009
    ..This risk association was explored in a large prospective study of women, the California Teachers Study...
  22. pmc Cancer in children with nonchromosomal birth defects
    Paul Graham Fisher
    Department of Neurology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 160:978-83. 2012
    ..To examine whether the incidence of childhood cancer is elevated in children with birth defects but no chromosomal anomalies...
  23. doi request reprint Disaggregating data on Asian American and Pacific Islander women to provide new insights on potential exposures to hazardous air pollutants in California
    Thu Quach
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, California Department of Health Research and Policy, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:2218-28. 2014
    ..The potential role of environmental toxicants has not been well explored and may provide insights into these patterns...
  24. doi request reprint Evaluation of the agreement between modeled and monitored ambient hazardous air pollutants in California
    Erika Garcia
    a Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Int J Environ Health Res 24:363-77. 2014
    ..We concluded that 2002 and 2005 modeled data agree best with monitored data and are the most appropriate years for direct use in our subsequent epidemiologic analysis. ..
  25. ncbi request reprint Agricultural exposures and childhood cancers
    Peggy Reynolds
    Northern California Cancer Center, CA, USA
    Rev Environ Health 24:339-44. 2009
    ..We owe it to our children and our future to seriously address these issues...
  26. pmc Indicators of microbial-rich environments and the development of papillary thyroid cancer in the California Teachers Study
    Christina A Clarke
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA, United States Department of Health Research and Policy and the Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, United States Electronic address
    Cancer Epidemiol 39:548-53. 2015
    ..g., hygiene hypothesis). Here we investigate papillary thyroid cancer risk associated with self-reported living environments across the lifespan reflecting immunologically relevant exposures to microbial-rich environments...
  27. pmc Hazardous air pollutants and breast cancer risk in California teachers: a cohort study
    Erika Garcia
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, CA, 94704, USA
    Environ Health 14:14. 2015
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  28. doi request reprint Adverse birth outcomes and maternal complications in licensed cosmetologists and manicurists in California
    Thu Quach
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2001 Center Street, Suite 700, Berkeley, CA, 94704, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 88:823-33. 2015
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  29. doi request reprint Residential exposure to estrogen disrupting hazardous air pollutants and breast cancer risk: the California Teachers Study
    Ruiling Liu
    From the aCancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, CA and bDepartment of Health Research and Policy, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    Epidemiology 26:365-73. 2015
    ..Some studies show increased breast cancer risk from exposure to xenoestrogens, but few have explored exposures via ambient air, which could impact large populations...
  30. doi request reprint Infant birthweight and risk of childhood cancer: international population-based case control studies of 40 000 cases
    Kate A O'Neill
    Department of Paediatrics, Nuffield Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Formerly of the Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK, Sanford Research Center, Sioux Falls, SD, USA, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, USA, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA, New York State Department of Health, Albany, NY, USA, Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, CA, USA and Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA Department of Paediatrics, Nuffield Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Formerly of the Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK, Sanford Research Center, Sioux Falls, SD, USA, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, USA, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA, New York State Department of Health, Albany, NY
    Int J Epidemiol 44:153-68. 2015
    ..High birthweight is an established risk factor for childhood leukaemia. Its association with other childhood cancers is less clear, with studies hampered by low case numbers...
  31. pmc Survival following non-small cell lung cancer among Asian/Pacific Islander, Latina, and Non-Hispanic white women who have never smoked
    Scarlett L Gomez
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:545-54. 2011
    ..This study examined survival patterns following non-small cell lung cancer in a population-based sample of lung cancer cases from the San Francisco Bay Area Lung Cancer Study (SFBALCS)...
  32. doi request reprint High concentrations of polybrominated diphenylethers (PBDEs) in breast adipose tissue of California women
    Myrto Petreas
    Environmental Chemistry Laboratory, California Department of Toxic Substances Control, Berkeley, CA 94710, USA
    Environ Int 37:190-7. 2011
    ..These data may be helpful in establishing a baseline for PBDE body burdens to gauge changes over time as a result of restrictions in the use of PBDE formulations...
  33. pmc Sleep duration and cancer risk in women
    Susan Hurley
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2001 Center Street, Suite 700, Berkeley, CA, 94704, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 26:1037-45. 2015
    ..The objective was to conduct an analysis of sleep duration and risk of selected site-specific and groups of cancer among a large prospective cohort of California women...
  34. doi request reprint Birth weight and order as risk factors for childhood central nervous system tumors
    Jane MacLean
    Department of Neurology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 157:450-5. 2010
    ..To determine whether birth characteristics related to maternal-fetal health in utero are associated with the development of childhood central nervous system tumors...
  35. pmc Birth order and risk of childhood cancer: a pooled analysis from five US States
    Julie Von Behren
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Int J Cancer 128:2709-16. 2011
    ..These risk estimates were based on a very large sample size, which allowed us to examine rare cancer types with greater statistical power than in most previous studies, however the biologic mechanisms remain to be elucidated...
  36. doi request reprint A preliminary survey of Vietnamese nail salon workers in Alameda County, California
    Thu Quach
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2001 Center Street, Suite 700, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    J Community Health 33:336-43. 2008
    ..Moreover, the predominance of Vietnamese immigrant women in this workforce makes it an important target group for further research and health interventions...
  37. pmc AroER tri-screen™ is a novel functional assay to estimate both estrogenic and estrogen precursor activity of chemicals or biological specimens
    Noriko Kanaya
    Department of Cancer Biology, Beckman Research Institute of the City of Hope, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA, 91010, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 151:335-45. 2015
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  38. pmc Representativeness of breast cancer cases in an integrated health care delivery system
    Scarlett Lin Gomez
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA, 94538, USA
    BMC Cancer 15:688. 2015
    ..However, information regarding the representativeness of these clinical populations is limited, and thus the generalizability of research findings is uncertain...
  39. ncbi request reprint Estimating exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons: a comparison of survey, biological monitoring, and geographic information system-based methods
    Robert B Gunier
    Northern California Cancer Center, Berkeley, 94704, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1376-81. 2006
    ..Self-reported indicators of residential proximity to high traffic volume were, however, associated with GIS traffic density measures...
  40. ncbi request reprint Birth characteristics and risk of neuroblastoma in young children
    Kevin Y Urayama
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:486-95. 2007
    ..39, 95% CI: 0.22, 0.69). These data suggest that etiologic factors associated with the prenatal and perinatal periods may be specific to age at neuroblastoma diagnosis...
  41. pmc Anthropometry and head and neck cancer:a pooled analysis of cohort data
    Mia M Gaudet
    Epidemiology Research Program, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA, Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute of the City of Hope, Duarte, CA, USA, Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, CA, USA, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Insitutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway, Department of Research, Cancer Registry of Norway, Oslo, Norway, Samfundet Folkhälsan, Helsinki, Finland, Division of Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, TN, USA, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbruecke, Germany, Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 44:673-81. 2015
    ..Associations between anthropometry and head and neck cancer (HNC) risk are inconsistent. We aimed to evaluate these associations while minimizing biases found in previous studies...
  42. pmc Novel polymorphisms in caspase-8 are associated with breast cancer risk in the California Teachers Study
    Hannah Lui Park
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine, 224 Irvine Hall, Irvine, CA, 92697, USA
    BMC Cancer 16:14. 2016
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  43. ncbi request reprint Patterns of alcohol consumption and breast cancer risk in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City, CA, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:405-11. 2004
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