B Newman

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Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Perspective on BRCA1
    B Newman
    School of Public Health and Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7400, USA
    Breast Dis 10:3-10. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Frequency of breast cancer attributable to BRCA1 in a population-based series of American women
    B Newman
    Department of Epidemiology and Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    JAMA 279:915-21. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Catechol-O-methyltransferase and breast cancer risk
    R C Millikan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    Carcinogenesis 19:1943-7. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of reported farming activities and pesticide use among breast cancer cases and controls. A comparison of two modes of data collection
    E J Duell
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7400, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 11:178-85. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in the DNA repair gene XRCC1 and breast cancer
    E J Duell
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:217-22. 2001

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Perspective on BRCA1
    B Newman
    School of Public Health and Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7400, USA
    Breast Dis 10:3-10. 1998
    ..As with most great discoveries, the identification of BRCA1 has forced us to question the fundamentals of our belief systems: what is a mutation, what is a tumor suppressor, what is righteous, and what is ethical?..
  2. ncbi request reprint Frequency of breast cancer attributable to BRCA1 in a population-based series of American women
    B Newman
    Department of Epidemiology and Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    JAMA 279:915-21. 1998
    ..Previous studies of BRCA1 mutation prevalence have been based on high-risk groups, yielding estimates that do not reflect the experience of the general population of US patients with breast cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Catechol-O-methyltransferase and breast cancer risk
    R C Millikan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    Carcinogenesis 19:1943-7. 1998
    ..Our results suggest that COMT genotype is not related to breast cancer risk...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of reported farming activities and pesticide use among breast cancer cases and controls. A comparison of two modes of data collection
    E J Duell
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7400, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 11:178-85. 2001
    ..Nevertheless, a farm-by-farm method of exposure assessment may be preferable to an ever/never determination...
  5. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in the DNA repair gene XRCC1 and breast cancer
    E J Duell
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:217-22. 2001
    ..However, interpretation of our results is limited by incomplete knowledge regarding the biological function of XRCC1 alleles...