J Manjer

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Lung cancers attributable to environmental tobacco smoke and air pollution in non-smokers in different European countries: a prospective study
    Paolo Vineis
    Imperial College London, London UK
    Environ Health 6:7. 2007
  2. ncbi Parity in relation to risk of axillary lymph node involvement in women with breast cancer. Results from Swedish population-based series of 3,472 consecutive cases
    J Manjer
    Department of Surgery, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur Surg Res 37:179-84. 2005
  3. ncbi Smoking as a determinant for plasma levels of testosterone, androstenedione, and DHEAs in postmenopausal women
    Jonas Manjer
    The Malmö Diet and Cancer Study, Department of Community Medicine, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo
    Eur J Epidemiol 20:331-7. 2005
  4. ncbi Smoking is associated with postmenopausal breast cancer in women with high levels of estrogens
    Jonas Manjer
    Malmö Diet and Cancer Study, Departments of Community Medicine and Medicine, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 112:324-8. 2004
  5. ncbi Validity of self-reported information on cancer: determinants of under- and over-reporting
    Jonas Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:239-47. 2004
  6. ncbi Postmenopausal breast cancer risk in relation to sex steroid hormones, prolactin and SHBG (Sweden)
    Jonas Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 14:599-607. 2003
  7. ncbi Breast cancer incidence in relation to smoking cessation
    J Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 61:121-9. 2000
  8. ncbi Tumour location and axillary lymph node involvement in breast cancer: a series of 3472 cases from Sweden
    J Manjer
    Department of Surgery, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Surg Oncol 30:610-7. 2004
  9. ncbi Smoking associated with hormone receptor negative breast cancer
    J Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Unit of Epidemiology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 91:580-4. 2001
  10. ncbi Breast cancer incidence in ex-smokers in relation to body mass index, weight gain and blood lipid levels
    J Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer Prev 10:281-7. 2001

Detail Information

Publications59

  1. pmc Lung cancers attributable to environmental tobacco smoke and air pollution in non-smokers in different European countries: a prospective study
    Paolo Vineis
    Imperial College London, London UK
    Environ Health 6:7. 2007
    ..It is therefore useful to estimate the burden of disease associated with indoor and outdoor air pollution...
  2. ncbi Parity in relation to risk of axillary lymph node involvement in women with breast cancer. Results from Swedish population-based series of 3,472 consecutive cases
    J Manjer
    Department of Surgery, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur Surg Res 37:179-84. 2005
    ..To investigate the association between parity and axillary lymph node involvement (ALNI) at breast cancer diagnosis...
  3. ncbi Smoking as a determinant for plasma levels of testosterone, androstenedione, and DHEAs in postmenopausal women
    Jonas Manjer
    The Malmö Diet and Cancer Study, Department of Community Medicine, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo
    Eur J Epidemiol 20:331-7. 2005
    ..No association was seen between smoking habits and DHEAs levels. We conclude that current smoking, and increasing amount of daily smoking, is associated with high testosterone levels...
  4. ncbi Smoking is associated with postmenopausal breast cancer in women with high levels of estrogens
    Jonas Manjer
    Malmö Diet and Cancer Study, Departments of Community Medicine and Medicine, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 112:324-8. 2004
    ..We conclude that ever-smoking was associated with the risk of breast cancer in women with high levels of estrone, and that ex-smoking was associated with breast cancer in women with high levels of estrone or estradiol...
  5. ncbi Validity of self-reported information on cancer: determinants of under- and over-reporting
    Jonas Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:239-47. 2004
    ..We conclude that there was a considerable disagreement between self-reported information and cancer registry data...
  6. ncbi Postmenopausal breast cancer risk in relation to sex steroid hormones, prolactin and SHBG (Sweden)
    Jonas Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 14:599-607. 2003
    ..The present study investigates whether high levels of sex steroid hormones and prolactin, and/or low levels of SHBG, are associated with high breast cancer risk...
  7. ncbi Breast cancer incidence in relation to smoking cessation
    J Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 61:121-9. 2000
    ..To what extent this may be related to endocrine effects associated with smoking cessation remains to be evaluated...
  8. ncbi Tumour location and axillary lymph node involvement in breast cancer: a series of 3472 cases from Sweden
    J Manjer
    Department of Surgery, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Surg Oncol 30:610-7. 2004
    ..This study investigates the potential relation between breast cancer location and axillary lymph node involvement (ALNI)...
  9. ncbi Smoking associated with hormone receptor negative breast cancer
    J Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Unit of Epidemiology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 91:580-4. 2001
    ..In terms of histopathological type or Nottingham Prognostic Index, there were no significant differences between smoking groups. We conclude that smoking is associated with an increased occurrence of hormone receptor-negative tumours...
  10. ncbi Breast cancer incidence in ex-smokers in relation to body mass index, weight gain and blood lipid levels
    J Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer Prev 10:281-7. 2001
    ..76 (1.40-2.21). All results were similar when BMI and cholesterol levels were entered into the model. It is concluded that breast cancer incidence covaries with triglyceride levels in ex-smokers...
  11. ncbi Increased incidence of small and well-differentiated breast tumours in post-menopausal women following hormone-replacement therapy
    J Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 92:919-22. 2001
    ..Incidence of breast cancer was increased in post-menopausal women who used HRT at baseline. Among HRT users, there was over-representation of tumours that, with regard to stage, type and grade, are associated with a favourable prognosis...
  12. ncbi Risk of breast cancer in relation to anthropometry, blood pressure, blood lipids and glucose metabolism: a prospective study within the Malmö Preventive Project
    J Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer Prev 10:33-42. 2001
    ..Adjustments for potential confounding factors or restriction of the analysis to cases and person-years before 55 years of age (premenopausal women), or after 55 years (peri/postmenopausal women), did not change..
  13. doi Tumour-related factors and prognosis in breast cancer detected by screening
    A Olsson
    Departments of Surgery and Cancer Study, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Br J Surg 99:78-87. 2012
    ..The aim was to investigate biological factors in invasive breast cancer, with reference to mode of detection and rate of death from breast cancer...
  14. doi Body mass index and breast cancer survival in relation to the introduction of mammographic screening
    A Olsson
    Dept of Surgery, Malmo University Hospital, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Surg Oncol 35:1261-7. 2009
    ..Obesity has been associated with worse survival following breast cancer diagnosis. This study investigates BMI in relation to breast cancer mortality, and if this association is affected by invitation to mammographic screening...
  15. ncbi Nonattendance in mammographic screening: a study of intraurban differences in Malmö, Sweden, 1990-1994
    S Matson
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, , Sweden
    Cancer Detect Prev 25:132-7. 2001
    ..78; P < .01). One of three women in this urban population did not accept the invitation to mammographic screening. Our conclusion is that women in areas with less favorable circumstances seem to be less willing to participate...
  16. ncbi The Malmö Diet and Cancer Study: representativity, cancer incidence and mortality in participants and non-participants
    J Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, , Sweden
    Eur J Cancer Prev 10:489-99. 2001
    ..It is also suggested that non-participants may have a lower cancer incidence prior to recruitment but a higher incidence during the recruitment period...
  17. doi Parity in relation to survival following breast cancer
    S Butt
    Department of Surgery, Malmo University Hospital, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Surg Oncol 35:702-8. 2009
    ..The present study examines the association between parity and survival following breast cancer diagnosis...
  18. doi Risk of recurrence following delayed large flap reconstruction after mastectomy for breast cancer
    A E Isern
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Malmo, Sweden
    Br J Surg 98:659-66. 2011
    ..The recurrence rate among women treated at a single hospital was compared with that in an individually matched control group of women with breast cancer who did not have reconstruction after mastectomy...
  19. ncbi Self-administered questionnaire compared with a personal diary for assessment of current use of hormone therapy: an analysis of 16,060 women
    J Merlo
    Department of Community Medicine, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 152:788-92. 2000
    ..Compared with a personal diary, a simple self-administered questionnaire is a valid method for assessing current use of hormone therapy...
  20. pmc Combined effect of low-penetrant SNPs on breast cancer risk
    S Harlid
    Departments of Medical Microbiology and Clinical Chemistry, Lund University, SUS entrance 78, Malmo S 205 02, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 106:389-96. 2012
    ..We therefore investigated the association between multiple risk alleles and breast cancer risk as well as individual effects according to age-approximated pre- and post-menopausal status...
  21. doi Bleeding peptic ulcer - time trends in incidence, treatment and mortality in Sweden
    J Sadic
    Department of Surgery, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 30:392-8. 2009
    ..The incidence of peptic ulcer disease was expected to decrease following the introduction of acid inhibitors and Helicobacter pylori eradication...
  22. doi Thyroid function and survival following breast cancer
    J Brandt
    Department of Surgery, Lund University, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Br J Surg 103:1649-1657. 2016
    ..The present study analysed prospectively collected measurements of free tri-iodothyronine (T3), free thyroxine (T4), thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) and thyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPO-Ab) in relation to breast cancer survival...
  23. doi Protease activation, pancreatic leakage, and inflammation in acute pancreatitis: differences between mild and severe cases and changes over the first three days
    S Regner
    Department of Surgery, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Pancreatology 8:600-7. 2008
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  24. doi Serum vitamin D (25OHD3) levels and the risk of different subtypes of breast cancer: A nested case-control study
    L Shirazi
    Department of Clinical Research Malmö, Surgery, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden Department of Surgery, University of Gothenburg, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Gothenburg, Sweden Electronic address
    Breast 28:184-90. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the potential association between pre-diagnostic serum 25OHD3 levels and the risk of different subtypes of breast cancer...
  25. pmc Gene variance in the nicotinic receptor cluster (CHRNA5-CHRNA3-CHRNB4) predicts death from cardiopulmonary disease and cancer in smokers
    S Halldén
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Intern Med 279:388-98. 2016
    ....
  26. doi CD4+ CD56+ natural killer T-like cells secreting interferon-γ are associated with incident coronary events
    H Bjorkbacka
    Department of Clinical Sciences Malmo, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Intern Med 279:78-88. 2016
    ..It has also been suggested that they have a role in autoimmune disease, and levels of NKT-like cells are elevated in patients with coronary disease...
  27. doi Monocyte chemoattractant protein 1, active carboxypeptidase B and CAPAP at hospital admission are predictive markers for severe acute pancreatitis
    S Regner
    Department of Surgery, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Pancreatology 8:42-9. 2008
    ..Monocyte chemotactic protein-1 (MCP-1) is an early inflammatory marker and increases before complications in severe AP. We conducted a cohort study to evaluate these markers as predictors for severe AP...
  28. ncbi Prospective study of IGF-I, IGF-binding proteins, and breast cancer risk, in northern and southern Sweden
    Rudolf Kaaks
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Cancer Causes Control 13:307-16. 2002
    ..To examine the possible relationships of breast cancer risk to prediagnostic plasma levels of insulin; insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I); and IGF-binding proteins -1, -2, and -3...
  29. doi A prospective cohort study of smoking in acute pancreatitis
    Bjorn Lindkvist
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Pancreatology 8:63-70. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate if smoking or body mass index (BMI) are associated with acute pancreatitis and to determine relative risks (RR) for acute pancreatitis related to smoking, BMI, and alcohol consumption...
  30. doi Smoking and lymphoma risk in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Alexandra Nieters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1081-9. 2008
    ..Future analysis should involve viral biomarkers and genetic susceptibility markers to elucidate potential mechanisms of smoking-induced carcinogenesis, particularly for Hodgkin's lymphoma...
  31. ncbi Trends in incidence of acute pancreatitis in a Swedish population: is there really an increase?
    Bjorn Lindkvist
    Department of Surgery, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2:831-7. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate trends in the incidence of acute pancreatitis, and risk factors related to the disease, in a general population over a 15-year period...
  32. doi HMG-CoA reductase expression in breast cancer is associated with a less aggressive phenotype and influenced by anthropometric factors
    Signe Borgquist
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Center for Molecular Pathology, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 123:1146-53. 2008
    ..Moreover, estrogen related life-style and anthropometric factors might indeed regulate HMG-CoAR expression...
  33. doi Cross-sectional study on acrylamide hemoglobin adducts in subpopulations from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) Study
    Hubert W Vesper
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 56:6046-53. 2008
    ..In the assessment of potential health effects related to acrylamide exposure, country of origin, BMI, alcohol consumption, sex, and smoking status should be considered...
  34. doi Anthropometric characteristics and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and multiple myeloma risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Julie A Britton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Imperial College London, Room 151, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place W2 1PG, London, UK
    Haematologica 93:1666-77. 2008
    ..It has been hypothesized that this may be due, in part, to the parallel rising prevalence of obesity. It is biologically plausible that anthropometric characteristics can infuence the risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and multiple myeloma...
  35. ncbi Incidence of cardiovascular disease, cancer and death in postmenopausal women affirming use of hormone replacement therapy
    Bo Hedblad
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 30:12-9. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the incidence of myocardial infarction, cancer and death in relation to use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT)...
  36. ncbi Invitation to a population-based cohort study: differences between subjects recruited using various strategies
    Jonas Manjer
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 30:103-12. 2002
    ..Subjects were compared with respect to sociodemographic characteristics, selected lifestyle factors, cancer incidence and mortality...
  37. ncbi Haplotype-based analysis of common variation in the acetyl-coA carboxylase alpha gene and breast cancer risk: a case-control study nested within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Olga M Sinilnikova
    IARC, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:409-15. 2007
    ..However, they suggest a possible role of the ACC-alpha common sequence variants in susceptibility to breast cancer and encourage studies of other genes involved in fatty acid synthesis...
  38. ncbi Non-attendance in breast cancer screening is associated with unfavourable socio-economic circumstances and advanced carcinoma
    Sophia Zackrisson
    Department of Community Medicine, Unit of Epidemiology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 108:754-60. 2004
    ..Stage distribution and survival among non-attenders seem to have improved. Several socio-economic factors predict non-attendance and non-attenders are at higher risk for advanced breast cancer...
  39. ncbi Physical activity and risk of endometrial cancer: the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Christine Friedenreich
    Division of Population Health and Information, Alberta Cancer Board, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Int J Cancer 121:347-55. 2007
    ..The relative risk reductions are most apparent for household activities...
  40. pmc Rate of over-diagnosis of breast cancer 15 years after end of Malmö mammographic screening trial: follow-up study
    Sophia Zackrisson
    Department of Clinical Sciences in Malmo, Epidemiological Research Group, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, SE 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    BMJ 332:689-92. 2006
    ..To evaluate the rate of over-diagnosis of breast cancer 15 years after the end of the Malmö mammographic screening trial...
  41. ncbi Eating out of home and its correlates in 10 European countries. The European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) study
    Philippos Orfanos
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, 75 Mikras Asias Street, Athens 11527, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 10:1515-25. 2007
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  42. ncbi Breast tumours following combined hormone replacement therapy express favourable prognostic factors
    Signe Borgquist
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Division of Pathology, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, SE 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 120:2202-7. 2007
    ..We conclude that the use of CHRT is associated with an increased incidence of breast tumours with comparatively favourable prognostic factors...
  43. pmc Diet and body constitution in relation to subgroups of breast cancer defined by tumour grade, proliferation and key cell cycle regulators
    Signe Borgquist
    Division of Pathology, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Malmo University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res 9:R11. 2007
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  44. ncbi Endogenous androgens and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer: results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Sabina Rinaldi
    IARC, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:23-9. 2007
    ..The heterogeneity of results on the associations of fT with ovarian cancer risk in postmenopausal women deserves further investigation...
  45. ncbi Risk of endometrial cancer in relationship to cigarette smoking: results from the EPIC study
    Mustafa Al-Zoughool
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 121:2741-7. 2007
    ..The reduction of endometrial cancer risk observed among postmenopausal women does not have direct public health relevance since cigarette smoking is the main known risk factor for cancer...
  46. ncbi Improved survival rate for women with interval breast cancer - results from the breast cancer screening programme in Malmö, Sweden 1976-1999
    Sophia Zackrisson
    Department of Clinical Sciences in Malmo, Epidemiology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Med Screen 14:138-43. 2007
    ..We investigated the course of interval breast cancer over time in the Malmö Mammographic Screening Trial (MMST) 1976-86 and the Malmö Mammographic Service Screening Programme (MMSSP) 1990-99...
  47. ncbi Alcohol intake and breast cancer risk: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Anne Tjønneland
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 18:361-73. 2007
    ..Using data from 274,688 women participating in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study (EPIC), we investigated the relation between alcohol intake and the risk of breast cancer...
  48. ncbi The association of gastric cancer risk with plasma folate, cobalamin, and methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase polymorphisms in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Stein Emil Vollset
    LOCUS for Homocysteine and Related Vitamins, Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2416-24. 2007
    ..However, we observed increased gastric cancer risk at low cobalamin levels that was most likely due to compromised cobalamin status in atrophic gastritis preceding gastric cancer...
  49. ncbi Anthropometric factors and risk of endometrial cancer: the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Christine Friedenreich
    Division of Population Health and Information, Alberta Cancer Board, T2N 4N2, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Cancer Causes Control 18:399-413. 2007
    ..To examine the association between anthropometry and endometrial cancer, particularly by menopausal status and exogenous hormone use subgroups...
  50. ncbi Expression and signaling activity of Wnt-5a/discoidin domain receptor-1 and Syk plays distinct but decisive roles in breast cancer patient survival
    Janna Dejmek
    Experimental Pathology, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Clin Cancer Res 11:520-8. 2005
    ..Here, we have investigated whether Syk is part of the Wnt-5a/discoidin domain receptor-1 (DDR1) signaling pathway and if a signaling interaction of these proteins is important for breast cancer-specific survival...
  51. ncbi Serum C-peptide, IGFBP-1 and IGFBP-2 and risk of colon and rectal cancers in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Mazda Jenab
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 121:368-76. 2007
    ..No clear colorectal cancer risk associations were observed for IGFBP-1 or -2. This large prospective study confirms that hyperinsulinemia, as determined by C-peptide levels, is associated with an increased colorectal cancer risk...
  52. ncbi Serum calcium and breast cancer risk: results from a prospective cohort study of 7,847 women
    Martin Almquist
    Department of Surgery, Malmo University Hospital, 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 18:595-602. 2007
    ..Our findings may have implications for primary prevention of breast cancer and for the management of asymptomatic primary hyperparathyroidism...
  53. ncbi Fruit and vegetable consumption and lymphoma risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology C020, German Cancer Research Centre, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany
    Cancer Causes Control 18:537-49. 2007
    ..The best-established risk factors are related to dys-regulation of immune function, and evidence suggests that factors such as dietary or lifestyle habits may be involved in the etiology...
  54. pmc IGF-1, IGFBP-1, and IGFBP-3 polymorphisms predict circulating IGF levels but not breast cancer risk: findings from the Breast and Prostate Cancer Cohort Consortium (BPC3)
    Alpa V Patel
    Department of Epidemiology and Surveillance Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e2578. 2008
    ..In summary, the impact of genetic variation in IGF1 and IGFBP3 on circulating IGF levels does not appear to substantially influence breast cancer risk substantially among primarily Caucasian postmenopausal women...
  55. ncbi Cereal fiber intake may reduce risk of gastric adenocarcinomas: the EPIC-EURGAST study
    Mendez M A
    Department of Epidemiology, Catalan Institute of Oncology, Barcelona ICO IDIBELL, Spain
    Int J Cancer 121:1618-23. 2007
    ..Cereal fiber consumption may help to reduce risk of GC, particularly diffuse type tumors. Further study on different food sources of fiber in relation to GC risk is warranted to confirm these relationships...
  56. doi Alcohol consumption and the risk for prostate cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology C020, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1282-7. 2008
    ..No statistically significant association was observed for alcohol intake from specific alcoholic beverages. Our results indicate no association between the consumption of alcohol and prostate cancer in this cohort of European men...
  57. doi Breast cancer survival is associated with telomere length in peripheral blood cells
    Ulrika Svenson
    Department of Medical Biosciences Pathology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Cancer Res 68:3618-23. 2008
    ..92; 95% CI, 1.33-6.39; P = 0.007). Our results indicate that blood RTL may serve as a prognostic indicator in breast cancer patients with advanced disease...
  58. doi CDH1 gene polymorphisms, smoking, Helicobacter pylori infection and the risk of gastric cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-EURGAST)
    Mazda Jenab
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Eur J Cancer 44:774-80. 2008
    ..However, three CDH1 polymorphisms in the same haplotype block, including the CDH1-160C/A, interacted with smoking to increase GC risk in smokers but not in never smokers. These findings should be confirmed in larger independent studies...
  59. ncbi Physical activity and breast cancer risk: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Petra H Lahmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Nuthetal, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:36-42. 2007
    ..This study provides additional evidence for a protective effect of physical activity on breast cancer risk...