Molin Wang

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A semiparametric method for analyzing matched case-control family studies with a continuous outcome and proband sampling
    Molin Wang
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Biometrics 60:644-50. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Generalization of the Mantel-Haenszel estimating function for sparse clustered binary data
    Molin Wang
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Biometrics 61:973-81. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint A simple imputation method for longitudinal studies with non-ignorable non-responses
    Molin Wang
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Biom J 48:302-18. 2006
  4. pmc A robust method for finely stratified familial studies with proband-based sampling
    Molin Wang
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 44 Binney Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Biostatistics 10:364-73. 2009
  5. pmc Weight change at 1 mo of antiretroviral therapy and its association with subsequent mortality, morbidity, and CD4 T cell reconstitution in a Tanzanian HIV-infected adult cohort
    Christopher R Sudfeld
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:1278-87. 2013
  6. pmc Aspirin use and risk of colorectal cancer according to BRAF mutation status
    Reiko Nishihara
    Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 309:2563-71. 2013
  7. pmc Association of serum albumin concentration with mortality, morbidity, CD4 T-cell reconstitution among tanzanians initiating antiretroviral therapy
    Christopher R Sudfeld
    Department of Epidemiology, HarvardSchool of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Infect Dis 207:1370-8. 2013
  8. pmc Vitamin D status and incidence of pulmonary tuberculosis, opportunistic infections, and wasting among HIV-infected Tanzanian adults initiating antiretroviral therapy
    Christopher R Sudfeld
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Infect Dis 207:378-85. 2013
  9. pmc Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D and colorectal cancer risk according to tumour immunity status
    Mingyang Song
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gut 65:296-304. 2016
  10. pmc Effect of multivitamin supplementation on measles vaccine response among HIV-exposed uninfected Tanzanian infants
    Christopher R Sudfeld
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 20:1123-32. 2013

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint A semiparametric method for analyzing matched case-control family studies with a continuous outcome and proband sampling
    Molin Wang
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Biometrics 60:644-50. 2004
    ..We apply the proposed method to sleep apnea data. A simulation study demonstrates the usefulness of our approach...
  2. ncbi request reprint Generalization of the Mantel-Haenszel estimating function for sparse clustered binary data
    Molin Wang
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Biometrics 61:973-81. 2005
    ..Analysis of the Georgia High Blood Pressure survey is used for illustration...
  3. ncbi request reprint A simple imputation method for longitudinal studies with non-ignorable non-responses
    Molin Wang
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Biom J 48:302-18. 2006
    ..An appealing feature of the proposed method is that it can be readily implemented using existing, widely-available statistical software. The method is illustrated using longitudinal data on obesity from the MCRF study...
  4. pmc A robust method for finely stratified familial studies with proband-based sampling
    Molin Wang
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 44 Binney Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Biostatistics 10:364-73. 2009
    ..An analytical standard error estimator for the proposed estimator is also provided. The proposed approach is applied to a matched case-control familial study of sleep apnea. A simulation study confirms the usefulness of the approach...
  5. pmc Weight change at 1 mo of antiretroviral therapy and its association with subsequent mortality, morbidity, and CD4 T cell reconstitution in a Tanzanian HIV-infected adult cohort
    Christopher R Sudfeld
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:1278-87. 2013
    ..The development of low-cost point-of-care technologies to improve HIV treatment is a major focus of current research in resource-limited settings...
  6. pmc Aspirin use and risk of colorectal cancer according to BRAF mutation status
    Reiko Nishihara
    Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 309:2563-71. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc Association of serum albumin concentration with mortality, morbidity, CD4 T-cell reconstitution among tanzanians initiating antiretroviral therapy
    Christopher R Sudfeld
    Department of Epidemiology, HarvardSchool of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Infect Dis 207:1370-8. 2013
    ....
  8. pmc Vitamin D status and incidence of pulmonary tuberculosis, opportunistic infections, and wasting among HIV-infected Tanzanian adults initiating antiretroviral therapy
    Christopher R Sudfeld
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Infect Dis 207:378-85. 2013
    ..We present the first prospective study of vitamin D among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected adults receiving antiretrovirals in sub-Saharan Africa...
  9. pmc Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D and colorectal cancer risk according to tumour immunity status
    Mingyang Song
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gut 65:296-304. 2016
    ..Thus, we hypothesised that the inverse association between vitamin D and colorectal cancer risk might be stronger for cancers with high-level immune response than those with low-level immune response...
  10. pmc Effect of multivitamin supplementation on measles vaccine response among HIV-exposed uninfected Tanzanian infants
    Christopher R Sudfeld
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 20:1123-32. 2013
    ..This study has been registered at ClinicalTrials.gov under registration no. NCT00197730.). ..
  11. pmc Statistical methods for studying disease subtype heterogeneity
    Molin Wang
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, U S A
    Stat Med 35:782-800. 2016
    ..User-friendly software to implement the methods is publicly available. Copyright © 2015 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint A proportional hazards cure model for the analysis of time to event with frequently unidentifiable causes
    Suzanne E Dahlberg
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Biometrics 63:1237-44. 2007
    ..The method is applied to data from a breast cancer clinical trial...
  13. pmc Circulating and dietary trans fatty acids and incident type 2 diabetes in older adults: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Qianyi Wang
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    Diabetes Care 38:1099-107. 2015
    ..To investigate the effects of trans fatty acids (TFAs) on type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) by specific TFA subtype or method of assessment...
  14. pmc Molecular pathological epidemiology gives clues to paradoxical findings
    Reiko Nishihara
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 30:1129-35. 2015
    ..The MPE paradigm including consideration of disease heterogeneity plays an essential role in advancements of precision medicine and public health. ..
  15. pmc Hypertension, Diuretic Use, and Risk of Hearing Loss
    Brian M Lin
    The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Boston, Mass Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    Am J Med 129:416-22. 2016
    ..We investigated the relation among hypertension, diuretic use, and hearing loss in a prospective cohort of 54,721 women in the Nurses' Health Study I, 1994 to 2012...
  16. pmc Alcohol, one-carbon nutrient intake, and risk of colorectal cancer according to tumor methylation level of IGF2 differentially methylated region
    Reiko Nishihara
    From the Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA RN, ZRQ, MY, km, YS, sak, KI, CSF, and SO the Departments of Nutrition RN, KW, and ELG, Epidemiology MW, ELG, SO, and ESS, and Biostatistics MW, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA the Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA MW, XZ, KW, ELG, ATC, CSF, and ESS the Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan YB the Division of Gastroenterology, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 100:1479-88. 2014
    ..Although a higher consumption of alcohol, which is a methyl-group antagonist, was previously associated with colorectal cancer risk, mechanisms remain poorly understood...
  17. pmc Prospective study of alcohol consumption and self-reported hearing loss in women
    Sharon G Curhan
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    Alcohol 49:71-7. 2015
    ..Total alcohol consumption is not associated with risk of hearing loss in women. The modest associations observed for beer (direct) and wine (inverse) may be due to chance or residual confounding but merit further study...
  18. pmc Angiogenic and inflammatory biomarkers in midpregnancy and small-for-gestational-age outcomes in Tanzania
    Anne Marie Darling
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 211:509.e1-8. 2014
    ..We sought to investigate the relationship between a panel of angiogenic and inflammatory biomarkers measured in midpregnancy and small-for-gestational-age (SGA) outcomes in sub-Saharan Africa...
  19. pmc Plasma phospholipid long-chain ω-3 fatty acids and total and cause-specific mortality in older adults: a cohort study
    Dariush Mozaffarian
    Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 158:515-25. 2013
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  20. pmc Prospective study of family history and colorectal cancer risk by tumor LINE-1 methylation level
    Shuji Ogino
    Center for Molecular Oncologic Pathology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 450 Brookline Ave, Rm JF 215C, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:130-40. 2013
    ..We tested the hypothesis that CRC family history might confer a higher risk of LINE-1 methylation-low CRC...
  21. pmc An accelerated failure time mixture cure model with masked event
    Jenny J Zhang
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Biom J 51:932-45. 2009
    ..We also conduct a simulation study to evaluate the performance of the proposed method...
  22. pmc Latent class joint model of ovarian function suppression and DFS for premenopausal breast cancer patients
    Jenny J Zhang
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Avenue, Building 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Stat Med 29:2310-24. 2010
    ..We employ a likelihood approach and the EM algorithm to obtain parameter estimates and present results from the IBCSG data analysis...
  23. pmc Proceedings of the second international molecular pathological epidemiology (MPE) meeting
    Shuji Ogino
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 450 Brookline Ave, Room M422, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 26:959-72. 2015
    ..The MPE meeting series can help advance transdisciplinary population science and optimize training and education systems for twenty-first century medicine and public health. ..
  24. pmc Physical Activity and the Risk of Primary Hyperparathyroidism
    Anand Vaidya
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension A V, Division of Renal Medicine G C C, J M P, Channing Division of Network Medicine G C C, J M P, E N T, Brigham and Women s Hospital A V, G C C, J M P, E N T, Boston, Massachusetts Harvard Medical School A V, J M P, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Epidemiology G C C J M P, M W, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Division of Nephrology and Transplantation E N T, Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine 02115
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 101:1590-7. 2016
    ..In this large prospective cohort study of women, higher weekly physical activity was associated with a significantly lower risk of developing incident primary hyperparathyroidism. ..
  25. pmc Fish and fatty acid consumption and the risk of hearing loss in women
    Sharon G Curhan
    From the Channing Division of Network Medicine SGC, MW, EBR, and GCC and the Renal Division GCC, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center for Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN RDE and the Departments of Biostatistics MW and Epidemiology MW, EBR, GCC, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    Am J Clin Nutr 100:1371-7. 2014
    ..Evidence suggests that higher intake of fish and long-chain omega-3 (n-3) polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) may be associated with a lower risk of hearing loss, but prospective information on these relations is limited...
  26. pmc Anaemia, prenatal iron use, and risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Batool A Haider
    Departments of Epidemiology and Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMJ 346:f3443. 2013
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  27. pmc Vitamin D and HIV progression among Tanzanian adults initiating antiretroviral therapy
    Christopher R Sudfeld
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e40036. 2012
    ..There is growing evidence of an association between low vitamin D and HIV disease progression; however, no prospective studies have been conducted among adults receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) in sub-Saharan Africa...
  28. pmc Association of vascular endothelial growth factor and vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-2 genetic polymorphisms with outcome in a trial of paclitaxel compared with paclitaxel plus bevacizumab in advanced breast cancer: ECOG 2100
    Bryan P Schneider
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:4672-8. 2008
    ..Therefore, we evaluated the association of VEGF genotype with efficacy and toxicity in E2100, a phase III study comparing paclitaxel versus paclitaxel plus bevacizumab as initial chemotherapy for metastatic breast cancer...
  29. pmc Weekly paclitaxel in the adjuvant treatment of breast cancer
    Joseph A Sparano
    Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group, Philadelphia, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:1663-71. 2008
    ..We compared the efficacy of two different taxanes, docetaxel and paclitaxel, given either weekly or every 3 weeks, in the adjuvant treatment of breast cancer...
  30. ncbi request reprint Paclitaxel plus bevacizumab versus paclitaxel alone for metastatic breast cancer
    Kathy Miller
    Indiana University Cancer Center, Indianapolis, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:2666-76. 2007
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  31. ncbi request reprint Plasma matrix metalloproteinases 7 and 9 in patients with metastatic breast cancer treated with marimastat or placebo: Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group trial E2196
    Stanley Zucker
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Northport, NY State University Hospital of New York, Stony Brook, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 6:525-9. 2006
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