Avonne E Connor

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Affiliation: University of Louisville
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc ADRB2 G-G haplotype associated with breast cancer risk among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women: interaction with type 2 diabetes and obesity
    Avonne Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray St, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1653-63. 2012
  2. pmc Associations between TCF7L2 polymorphisms and risk of breast cancer among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women: the Breast Cancer Health Disparities Study
    Avonne E Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray St, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 136:593-602. 2012
  3. pmc Differences between Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women with breast cancer for clinical characteristics and their correlates
    Avonne E Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:227-32. 2013
  4. pmc Obesity and risk of breast cancer mortality in Hispanic and Non-Hispanic white women: the New Mexico Women's Health Study
    Avonne E Connor
    School of Public Health and Information Sciences, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray Street, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:368-77. 2013
  5. pmc Active and passive cigarette smoking and mortality among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women diagnosed with invasive breast cancer
    Stephanie D Boone
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 25:824-31. 2015
  6. pmc Associations between genetic variants in the TGF-β signaling pathway and breast cancer risk among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women
    Stephanie D Boone
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray St Room, Louisville, KY, 40202, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 141:287-97. 2013
  7. pmc Associations between ALOX, COX, and CRP polymorphisms and breast cancer among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women: The breast cancer health disparities study
    Avonne E Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
    Mol Carcinog 54:1541-53. 2015
  8. pmc Associations between CYP19A1 polymorphisms, Native American ancestry, and breast cancer risk and mortality: the Breast Cancer Health Disparities Study
    Stephanie D Boone
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray St, Louisville, KY, 40202, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 25:1461-71. 2014
  9. doi Physical activity and survival among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white long-term breast cancer survivors and population-based controls
    Christina M Pinkston
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 9:650-9. 2015

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  1. pmc ADRB2 G-G haplotype associated with breast cancer risk among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women: interaction with type 2 diabetes and obesity
    Avonne Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray St, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1653-63. 2012
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  2. pmc Associations between TCF7L2 polymorphisms and risk of breast cancer among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women: the Breast Cancer Health Disparities Study
    Avonne E Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray St, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 136:593-602. 2012
    ..85-1.32). We did not find significant interactions by ethnicity or by genetic admixture. Findings support an association between TCF7L2 and breast cancer and history of diabetes modifies this association for specific variants...
  3. pmc Differences between Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women with breast cancer for clinical characteristics and their correlates
    Avonne E Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:227-32. 2013
    ..We compared Hispanic and non-Hispanic white (NHW) cases for stage of disease, estrogen receptor (ER) status, tumor size, and lymph node status, and the associations of these with body size in the 4-Corners Breast Cancer Study...
  4. pmc Obesity and risk of breast cancer mortality in Hispanic and Non-Hispanic white women: the New Mexico Women's Health Study
    Avonne E Connor
    School of Public Health and Information Sciences, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray Street, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:368-77. 2013
    ..65; 95% CI 0.90-7.81); Hispanic (HR 2.18; 95% CI 0.77-6.10). Our results suggest that obesity is associated with increased risk for breast cancer-specific mortality in NHW women; however, this association is attenuated in Hispanic women...
  5. pmc Active and passive cigarette smoking and mortality among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women diagnosed with invasive breast cancer
    Stephanie D Boone
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 25:824-31. 2015
    ..Women who smoke at breast cancer diagnosis have higher risk of breast cancer-specific and all-cause mortality than nonsmokers; however, differences by ethnicity or prognostic factors and risk for noncancer mortality have not been evaluated...
  6. pmc Associations between genetic variants in the TGF-β signaling pathway and breast cancer risk among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women
    Stephanie D Boone
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray St Room, Louisville, KY, 40202, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 141:287-97. 2013
    ..This is the first report of significant associations between genetic variants in TGF-β and RUNX genes and breast cancer risk among women of NA ancestry...
  7. pmc Associations between ALOX, COX, and CRP polymorphisms and breast cancer among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women: The breast cancer health disparities study
    Avonne E Connor
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
    Mol Carcinog 54:1541-53. 2015
    ..55 to 1.64 among regular users. Associations were not observed with breast cancer mortality. These findings could support advances in the discovery of new pathways related to inflammation for breast cancer treatment...
  8. pmc Associations between CYP19A1 polymorphisms, Native American ancestry, and breast cancer risk and mortality: the Breast Cancer Health Disparities Study
    Stephanie D Boone
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, 485 E Gray St, Louisville, KY, 40202, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 25:1461-71. 2014
    ..Additional research is warranted to investigate the how variation in an estrogen-regulating gene contributes to racial/ethnic disparities in breast cancer...
  9. doi Physical activity and survival among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white long-term breast cancer survivors and population-based controls
    Christina M Pinkston
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, School of Public Health and Information Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 9:650-9. 2015
    ..We investigated the association of physical activity with survival for 601 Hispanic women and 682 non-Hispanic white women who participated in the population-based breast cancer case-control New Mexico Women's Health Study...