Paul H Levine

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Affiliation: The George Washington University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Increasing evidence for a human breast carcinoma virus with geographic differences
    Paul H Levine
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Cancer 101:721-6. 2004
  2. pmc Epidemiology of inflammatory breast cancer (IBC)
    William F Anderson
    DHHS NIH NCI DCP, Rockville, MD 20852 7244, USA
    Breast Dis 22:9-23. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Is testicular cancer related to Gulf War deployment? Evidence from a pilot population-based study of Gulf War era veterans and cancer registries
    Paul H Levine
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health and Health Services, George Washington University, Ross Hall, Suite 118, 2300 I Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Mil Med 170:149-53. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a deployment-related Gulf War syndrome by factor analysis
    Han K Kang
    Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC 20036 3406, USA
    Arch Environ Health 57:61-8. 2002
  5. pmc What is inflammatory breast cancer? Revisiting the case definition
    Paul H Levine
    The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC, 20037, USA
    Cancers (Basel) 2:143-52. 2010
  6. pmc Does secondary inflammatory breast cancer represent post-surgical metastatic disease?
    Salman Hashmi
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, George Washington University School of Public Services and Health Services, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Cancers (Basel) 4:156-64. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint A study of Gulf War veterans with a possible deployment-related syndrome
    Paul H Levine
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 61:271-8. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Investigating the risk of cancer in 1990-1991 US Gulf War veterans with the use of state cancer registry data
    Heather A Young
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, 2300 Eye Street, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:265-272.e1. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Patient navigation significantly reduces delays in breast cancer diagnosis in the District of Columbia
    Heather J Hoffman
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, 2100 W Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1655-63. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Factor analysis of fatiguing syndrome in Gulf War era veterans: implications for etiology and pathogenesis
    Heather A Young
    School of Public Health and Health Services, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:1268-73. 2003

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Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Increasing evidence for a human breast carcinoma virus with geographic differences
    Paul H Levine
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Cancer 101:721-6. 2004
    ....
  2. pmc Epidemiology of inflammatory breast cancer (IBC)
    William F Anderson
    DHHS NIH NCI DCP, Rockville, MD 20852 7244, USA
    Breast Dis 22:9-23. 2005
    ..We also incorporate emerging data from the National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program...
  3. ncbi request reprint Is testicular cancer related to Gulf War deployment? Evidence from a pilot population-based study of Gulf War era veterans and cancer registries
    Paul H Levine
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health and Health Services, George Washington University, Ross Hall, Suite 118, 2300 I Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Mil Med 170:149-53. 2005
    ..The increase became apparent 2 to 3 years after the Persian Gulf War and peaked 4 to 5 years afterward. Our data and those of investigators studying Vietnam veterans suggest that testicular cancer may be related to military deployment...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a deployment-related Gulf War syndrome by factor analysis
    Han K Kang
    Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC 20036 3406, USA
    Arch Environ Health 57:61-8. 2002
    ..This finding suggests a possible syndrome related to Gulf War deployment, which requires objective supporting clinical evidence...
  5. pmc What is inflammatory breast cancer? Revisiting the case definition
    Paul H Levine
    The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC, 20037, USA
    Cancers (Basel) 2:143-52. 2010
    ..The goals of this report are to suggest improvements regarding case definitions and provide data on the variety of presentations relevant to early diagnosis. ..
  6. pmc Does secondary inflammatory breast cancer represent post-surgical metastatic disease?
    Salman Hashmi
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, George Washington University School of Public Services and Health Services, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Cancers (Basel) 4:156-64. 2012
    ..It is therefore possible that secondary IBC can be used as a model to support local angiogenesis as an important contributor to the development of an aggressive cancer. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint A study of Gulf War veterans with a possible deployment-related syndrome
    Paul H Levine
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 61:271-8. 2006
    ..Many of the neurological symptoms reported by the studied veterans appear to have an organic basis, but comorbidities must be excluded before researchers can conclude that a definitive syndrome exists...
  8. doi request reprint Investigating the risk of cancer in 1990-1991 US Gulf War veterans with the use of state cancer registry data
    Heather A Young
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, 2300 Eye Street, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:265-272.e1. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether proportional cancer incidence is greater among Gulf War veterans compared with non-Gulf War veterans...
  9. doi request reprint Patient navigation significantly reduces delays in breast cancer diagnosis in the District of Columbia
    Heather J Hoffman
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, 2100 W Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1655-63. 2012
    ..The George Washington Cancer Institute, a project participant, established District of Columbia (DC)-PNRP to determine PN's ability to reduce breast cancer diagnostic time (number of days from abnormal screening to definitive diagnosis)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Factor analysis of fatiguing syndrome in Gulf War era veterans: implications for etiology and pathogenesis
    Heather A Young
    School of Public Health and Health Services, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:1268-73. 2003
    ..Although the factors were similar for both groups, they were more differentiated in the FS group than in the control group as evidenced by interfactor correlations...
  11. pmc Trends in inflammatory breast carcinoma incidence and survival: the surveillance, epidemiology, and end results program at the National Cancer Institute
    Kenneth W Hance
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:966-75. 2005
    ..We examined incidence and survival trends for IBC in Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program data with a case definition designed to capture many of its unique clinical and pathologic characteristics...
  12. pmc Having health insurance does not eliminate race/ethnicity-associated delays in breast cancer diagnosis in the District of Columbia
    Heather J Hoffman
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, District of Columbia 20037, USA
    Cancer 117:3824-32. 2011
    ..The objective of this research was to determine the impact of race/ethnicity and health insurance on diagnostic time, defined as number of days from suspicious finding to diagnostic resolution...
  13. doi request reprint The epidemiology of inflammatory breast cancer
    Paul H Levine
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, 2300 I Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Semin Oncol 35:11-6. 2008
    ..The increasing combination of improved epidemiologic and laboratory methods will hopefully accelerate our understanding of this challenging disease...
  14. doi request reprint Evaluation of lymphangiogenic factors, vascular endothelial growth factor D and E-cadherin in distinguishing inflammatory from locally advanced breast cancer
    Paul H Levine
    George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 12:232-9. 2012
    ..Inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) is an aggressive form of breast cancer that on presentation resembles locally advanced breast cancer (LABC). This study identified molecular features of IBC and LABC to investigate pathogenesis...
  15. doi request reprint BP1, a putative signature marker for inflammatory breast cancer and tumor aggressiveness
    Yan Gao Man
    Department of Gynecologic and Breast Pathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology and American Registry of Pathology, Washington, DC, USA
    Cancer Biomark 5:9-17. 2009
    ..Our findings suggest that BP1 may possess properties of onco-proteins that promote tumor progression, invasion, and metastasis, representing a putative signature marker for IBC and tumor aggressiveness...
  16. doi request reprint Initial response to chemotherapy, not delay in diagnosis, predicts overall survival in inflammatory breast cancer cases
    Heather J Hoffman
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC
    Am J Clin Oncol 37:315-21. 2014
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  17. doi request reprint Early age at first childbirth associated with advanced tumor grade in breast cancer
    Carmela Veneroso
    The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 2300 Eye Street, N W, Ross Hall 118, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 32:215-23. 2008
    ..This case-case study examined the relationship between risk factors for breast cancer and the histological grade of the tumor at diagnosis, an important indicator of breast cancer aggressiveness...
  18. ncbi request reprint Histologic grade, stage, and survival in breast carcinoma: comparison of African American and Caucasian women
    Donald Earl Henson
    Department of Pathology, Office of Cancer Prevention and Control, The George Washington University Cancer Institute, Medical Center, Ross Hall Room 502, 2300 I Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Cancer 98:908-17. 2003
    ..Aggressive tumor behavior may be responsible, at least in part, for the advanced stage and reduced survival rates...
  19. pmc Importance of hereditary and selected environmental risk factors in the etiology of inflammatory breast cancer: a case-comparison study
    Roxana Moslehi
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University at Albany, Albany, NY, 12144, USA
    BMC Cancer 16:334. 2016
    ..To assess the importance of heredity in the etiology of inflammatory breast cancer (IBC), we compared IBC patients to several carefully chosen comparison groups with respect to the prevalence of first-degree family history of breast cancer...
  20. pmc Alternate estrogen receptors promote invasion of inflammatory breast cancer cells via non-genomic signaling
    Kazufumi Ohshiro
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e30725. 2012
    ..These findings only explain the failure of traditional anti-estrogen therapies in ER-positive IBC which induces the non-genomic signaling, but also opens newer avenues for design of modified therapies targeting these estrogen receptors...
  21. doi request reprint Trends in cancer diagnoses and survival among persons with AIDS in a high HIV prevalence urban area
    Amanda D Castel
    a Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    AIDS Care 27:860-9. 2015
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  22. pmc Methods and matrices: approaches to identifying miRNAs for nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Jordan L Plieskatt
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine and Health Science, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    J Transl Med 12:3. 2014
    ..Herein, we examine several miRNA discovery methods using two sample matrices to identify circulating miRNAs (c-miRNAs) associated with NPC...
  23. doi request reprint Geographic and income variations in age at diagnosis and incidence of chronic myeloid leukemia
    Adam M Mendizabal
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Int J Hematol 103:70-8. 2016
    ..Population-based estimates suggest that the median age at diagnosis and incidence varies by region. Geographic and income heterogeneity suggest an important effect of environment that warrants further studies...
  24. doi request reprint Regional variations in age at diagnosis and overall survival among patients with chronic myeloid leukemia from low and middle income countries
    Adam M Mendizabal
    The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 2100 West Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 37:247-54. 2013
    ..As a result, we analyzed a contemporary cohort of patients from low and middle income countries treated with Imatinib through The Glivec(®) International Patient Assistance Program (GIPAP)...
  25. ncbi request reprint A cluster of inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) in an office setting: additional evidence of the importance of environmental factors in IBC etiology
    Tina J Duke
    Office of Water, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC 20460, USA
    Oncol Rep 24:1277-84. 2010
    ..Several promoting factors have been suggested that could result in subclinical breast cancer emerging as IBC. Among them are exogenous hormones and exposure to herbicides/pesticides...
  26. ncbi request reprint Seroincidence of human T-lymphotropic virus type I infection and characterization of seroconverters in Jamaican food handlers
    Paul C VanVeldhuisen
    The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:387-92. 2003
    ..Provirus load, titer and appearance of antibody to the Tax regulatory protein were typical of chronic carriers within a few years of seroconversion...
  27. ncbi request reprint Early- and late-onset breast cancer types among women in the United States and Japan
    Rayna K Matsuno
    Biostatistics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Room 8105, Rockville, MD 20852 7244, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1437-42. 2007
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  28. ncbi request reprint Microvessel density, expression of estrogen receptor alpha, MIB-1, p53, and c-erbB-2 in inflammatory breast cancer
    Nicole J McCarthy
    Cancer Therapeutics Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20889, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 8:3857-62. 2002
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  29. ncbi request reprint Association of HLA class I and II alleles and extended haplotypes with nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Taiwan
    Allan Hildesheim
    Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rm 7062, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1780-9. 2002
    ..We used high-resolution HLA genotyping in a case-control study in Taiwan to systematically evaluate the association between various HLA alleles and NPC...
  30. ncbi request reprint Nasopharyngeal carcinoma and genetic polymorphisms of DNA repair enzymes XRCC1 and hOGG1
    En Yu Cho
    Graduate Institute of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei 10018, Taiwan
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:1100-4. 2003
    ..5-177). Polymorphisms of the DNA repair genes hOGG1 (codon 326) and XRCC1 (codon 280) are associated with an altered risk of NPC. Carriers of multiple putative high-risk genotypes have the highest risk of developing NPC...