Barbara J Fuhrman

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Estrogen metabolism and mammographic density in postmenopausal women: a cross-sectional study
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1582-91. 2012
  2. pmc Estrogen metabolism and risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 104:326-39. 2012
  3. pmc Soy intake is associated with increased 2-hydroxylation and decreased 16alpha-hydroxylation of estrogens in Asian-American women
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Room 5003, Rockville, MD 20852 7246, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2751-60. 2009
  4. pmc Stability of 15 estrogens and estrogen metabolites in urine samples under processing and storage conditions typically used in epidemiologic studies
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7246, USA
    Int J Biol Markers 25:185-94. 2010
  5. pmc Green tea intake is associated with urinary estrogen profiles in Japanese-American women
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Nutr J 12:25. 2013
  6. pmc Comparison of liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry, RIA, and ELISA methods for measurement of urinary estrogens
    Jessica M Faupel-Badger
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Center for Cancer Training, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7105, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:292-300. 2010
  7. pmc Serum Estrogens and Estrogen Metabolites and Endometrial Cancer Risk among Postmenopausal Women
    Louise A Brinton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 25:1081-9. 2016
  8. pmc Assay reproducibility and interindividual variation for 15 serum estrogens and estrogen metabolites measured by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:2649-57. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Quantifying the Role of Circulating Unconjugated Estradiol in Mediating the Body Mass Index-Breast Cancer Association
    Catherine Schairer
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, Bethesda, Maryland
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 25:105-13. 2016
  10. pmc Association of Estrogen Metabolism with Breast Cancer Risk in Different Cohorts of Postmenopausal Women
    Joshua N Sampson
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute
    Cancer Res . 2016

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Estrogen metabolism and mammographic density in postmenopausal women: a cross-sectional study
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1582-91. 2012
    ..We investigated the cross-sectional associations of urinary estrogens, and their 2-, 4-, and 16-hydroxylated metabolites with MD...
  2. pmc Estrogen metabolism and risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 104:326-39. 2012
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  3. pmc Soy intake is associated with increased 2-hydroxylation and decreased 16alpha-hydroxylation of estrogens in Asian-American women
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Room 5003, Rockville, MD 20852 7246, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2751-60. 2009
    ..In a sample of Asian-American women, we investigated the associations of usual adult soy intake with the urinary concentrations of 15 estrogens and estrogen metabolites (EM) measured using liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry...
  4. pmc Stability of 15 estrogens and estrogen metabolites in urine samples under processing and storage conditions typically used in epidemiologic studies
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7246, USA
    Int J Biol Markers 25:185-94. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Green tea intake is associated with urinary estrogen profiles in Japanese-American women
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Nutr J 12:25. 2013
    ..Intake of green tea may reduce the risk of breast cancer; polyphenols in this drink can influence enzymes that metabolize estrogens, known causal factors in breast cancer etiology...
  6. pmc Comparison of liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry, RIA, and ELISA methods for measurement of urinary estrogens
    Jessica M Faupel-Badger
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Center for Cancer Training, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7105, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:292-300. 2010
    ..2% and < or =17.8%). Comparison with the LC-MS/MS method suggests that the widely used RIA and ELISA estrogen metabolite measures may be problematic, especially at low estrogen metabolite levels characteristic of postmenopausal women...
  7. pmc Serum Estrogens and Estrogen Metabolites and Endometrial Cancer Risk among Postmenopausal Women
    Louise A Brinton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 25:1081-9. 2016
    ..Although endometrial cancer is clearly influenced by hormonal factors, few epidemiologic studies have investigated the role of endogenous estrogens or especially estrogen metabolites...
  8. pmc Assay reproducibility and interindividual variation for 15 serum estrogens and estrogen metabolites measured by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:2649-57. 2014
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Quantifying the Role of Circulating Unconjugated Estradiol in Mediating the Body Mass Index-Breast Cancer Association
    Catherine Schairer
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, Bethesda, Maryland
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 25:105-13. 2016
    ..Higher body mass index (BMI) and circulating estrogen levels each increase postmenopausal breast cancer risk, particularly estrogen receptor-positive (ER(+)) tumors. Higher BMI also increases estrogen production...
  10. pmc Association of Estrogen Metabolism with Breast Cancer Risk in Different Cohorts of Postmenopausal Women
    Joshua N Sampson
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute
    Cancer Res . 2016
    ..With appropriate validation, these findings suggest opportunities for breast cancer prevention by modifying individual estrogen metabolism profiles through either lifestyle alterations or chemopreventive strategies...
  11. pmc Circulating Estrogens and Postmenopausal Ovarian Cancer Risk in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    Britton Trabert
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 25:648-56. 2016
    ..We evaluated whether serum estrogens and estrogen metabolite levels are associated with ovarian cancer risk among postmenopausal women in a nested case-control study in the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) Observational Study (OS)...
  12. pmc Associations of the fecal microbiome with urinary estrogens and estrogen metabolites in postmenopausal women
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Department of Epidemiology B J F, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205 Divisions of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics B J F, R F, N H G, J J G and Cancer Prevention R F, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 9704 Institute for Health Research H S F, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Denver, Colorado 80231 Cancer Research Technology Program X X, Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, Frederick, Maryland 21702 and Institute for Genome Sciences J R, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21201
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:4632-40. 2014
    ..The gut microbiota may influence the risk of breast cancer through effects on endogenous estrogens...
  13. doi request reprint Epidemiologic studies of estrogen metabolism and breast cancer
    Regina G Ziegler
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 9773, USA Electronic address
    Steroids 99:67-75. 2015
    ..Additional epidemiologic studies of the role of estrogen metabolism in the etiology of hormone-related diseases and continued improvement of estrogen metabolism assays are justified...
  14. pmc Sunlight, polymorphisms of vitamin D-related genes and risk of breast cancer
    Barbara J Fuhrman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, 6120 Executive Blvd MSC 7238, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Anticancer Res 33:543-51. 2013
    ..We investigated six polymorphisms in CYP24A1 and two in the VDR gene in association with breast cancer risk...