Jeannette T Bensen

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Association of an IL-1A 3'UTR polymorphism with end-stage renal disease and IL-1 alpha expression
    Jeannette T Bensen
    The Center for Human Genomics and Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Kidney Int 63:1211-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Nucleotide variation, haplotype structure, and association with end-stage renal disease of the human interleukin-1 gene cluster
    Jeannette T Bensen
    The Center for Human Genomics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Genomics 82:194-217. 2003
  3. pmc Exploring pleiotropy using principal components
    Jeannette T Bensen
    Center for Human Genomics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Genet 4:S53. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Association analysis of the plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 4G/5G polymorphism in Hispanics and African Americans: the IRAS family study
    Jeannette T Bensen
    Center for Human Genomics, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Hum Hered 57:128-37. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation of TP53, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-related exposures, and breast cancer risk among women on Long Island, New York
    Mia M Gaudet
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 108:93-9. 2008
  6. pmc Epidemiology of basal-like breast cancer
    Robert C Millikan
    Department of Epidemiology, CB 7435, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 109:123-39. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP): methods and design of a multidisciplinary population-based cohort study of racial differences in prostate cancer outcomes
    Jane C Schroeder
    Department of Epidemiology, UNC Linebarger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1700 Airport Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Prostate 66:1162-76. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Catechol-O-methyltransferase haplotypes and breast cancer among women on Long Island, New York
    Mia M Gaudet
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hil, NC 27516, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 99:235-40. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Exclusion of candidate genes in two families with autosomal dominant hypocalcified amelogenesis imperfecta
    P Suzanne Hart
    Department of Genetics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA 15261, USA
    Eur J Oral Sci 111:326-31. 2003
  10. pmc Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-alpha (PPARA) genetic polymorphisms and breast cancer risk: a Long Island ancillary study
    Amanda K Golembesky
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Carcinogenesis 29:1944-9. 2008

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Association of an IL-1A 3'UTR polymorphism with end-stage renal disease and IL-1 alpha expression
    Jeannette T Bensen
    The Center for Human Genomics and Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Kidney Int 63:1211-9. 2003
    ..We evaluated polymorphisms in the interleukin-1 alpha 3'-untranslated region (IL-1A 3'[UTR]) for association with type 2 diabetes-associated (DM) and nondiabetic-associated (non-DM) end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in two ethnic groups...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nucleotide variation, haplotype structure, and association with end-stage renal disease of the human interleukin-1 gene cluster
    Jeannette T Bensen
    The Center for Human Genomics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Genomics 82:194-217. 2003
    ..0015) and a 4-bp insertion/deletion within the 3'UTR, rs16347-2 (p=0.0024), among African Americans with non-T2DM-associated ESRD...
  3. pmc Exploring pleiotropy using principal components
    Jeannette T Bensen
    Center for Human Genomics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Genet 4:S53. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Association analysis of the plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 4G/5G polymorphism in Hispanics and African Americans: the IRAS family study
    Jeannette T Bensen
    Center for Human Genomics, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Hum Hered 57:128-37. 2004
    ..In addition, we explore whether transforming growth factor (TGF-beta1), a key regulator of PAI-1 expression, modifies the influence of the PAI-1 4G/5G polymorphism on these traits...
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation of TP53, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-related exposures, and breast cancer risk among women on Long Island, New York
    Mia M Gaudet
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 108:93-9. 2008
    ..p53 participates in cell cycle control, programmed cell death/apoptosis, and DNA repair, all pathways involved in carcinogenesis. TP53 variants may influence p53 function...
  6. pmc Epidemiology of basal-like breast cancer
    Robert C Millikan
    Department of Epidemiology, CB 7435, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 109:123-39. 2008
    ..Among younger African-American women, we estimate that up to 68% of basal-like breast cancer could be prevented by promoting breastfeeding and reducing abdominal adiposity...
  7. ncbi request reprint The North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP): methods and design of a multidisciplinary population-based cohort study of racial differences in prostate cancer outcomes
    Jane C Schroeder
    Department of Epidemiology, UNC Linebarger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1700 Airport Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Prostate 66:1162-76. 2006
    ..The North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project (PCaP) is a multidisciplinary study of social, individual, and tumor-level causes of racial differences in prostate cancer aggressiveness...
  8. ncbi request reprint Catechol-O-methyltransferase haplotypes and breast cancer among women on Long Island, New York
    Mia M Gaudet
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hil, NC 27516, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 99:235-40. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Exclusion of candidate genes in two families with autosomal dominant hypocalcified amelogenesis imperfecta
    P Suzanne Hart
    Department of Genetics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA 15261, USA
    Eur J Oral Sci 111:326-31. 2003
    ....
  10. pmc Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-alpha (PPARA) genetic polymorphisms and breast cancer risk: a Long Island ancillary study
    Amanda K Golembesky
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Carcinogenesis 29:1944-9. 2008
    ..Our results are the first to evaluate the relationship between PPARA and breast cancer incidence and suggest that replication in an independent cohort is warranted...