Population Sciences Laboratory Support

Notable References

1. Polymorphisms of MUC16 (CA125) and MUC1 (CA15.3) in relation to ovarian cancer risk and survival. Williams KA, Terry KL, Tworoger SS, Vitonis AF, Titus LJ, Cramer DW. PLoS One. 2014 Feb 13;9(2). Pubmed 

2. Identification of a melanoma susceptibility locus and somatic mutation in TET2. Song F, Amos CI, Lee JE, Lian CG, Fang S, Liu H, MacGregor S, Iles MM, Law MH, Lindeman NI, Montgomery GW, Duffy DL, Cust AE, Jenkins MA, Whiteman DC, Kefford RF, Giles GG, Armstrong BK, Aitken JF, Hopper JL, Brown KM, Martin NG, Mann GJ, Bishop DT, Bishop JA; GenoMEL consortium, Kraft P, Qureshi AA, Kanetsky PA, Hayward NK, Hunter DJ, Wei Q, Han J. Carcinogenesis. 2014 Sep;35(9):2097-101. Pubmed

3. β-Carotene 15,15'-monooxygenase 1 single nucleotide polymorphisms in relation to plasma carotenoid and retinol concentrations in women of European descent. Hendrickson SJ, Hazra A, Chen C, Eliassen AH, Kraft P, Rosner BA, Willett WC. Am J Clin Nutr. 2012 Dec;96(6):1379-89. Pubmed

4. Common Variants of FUT2 are associated with plasma vitamin B12 levels in a study of women with postmenopausal breast cancer. Hazra A, Kraft P, Selhub J, Giovannucci EL, Thomas G, Hoover RN, Chanock SJ, Hunter DJ. Nat Genet. 2008 Oct 40: 1160-2. Pubmed

5. One-carbon metabolism factors and leukocyte telomere length. Liu JJ, Prescott J, Giovannucci E, Hankinson SE, Rosner B, De Vivo I. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013 Apr;97(4):794-9. Pubmed

6. Genetic predisposition to higher body mass index or type 2 diabetes and leukocyte telomere length in the Nurses' Health Study. Du M, Prescott J, Cornelis MC, Hankinson SE, Giovannucci E, Kraft P, De Vivo I PLoS One. 2013;8(2):e5224. Pubmed