Publications

Selected Publications

1.    Tworoger SS, Eliassen AH, Sluss P, Hankinson SE. A prospective study of plasma prolactin concentrations and risk of premenopausal and postmenopausal breast cancer. J Clin Oncol.  2007;25:1482-1488.

2.    Tworoger SS, Lee IM, Buring JE, Rosner B, Hollis BW, Hankinson SE. Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D and risk of incident ovarian cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev.    2007;16:783-788.

3.     Hecht JL, Kotsopoulos J, Gates MA, Hankinson SE, Tworoger SS. Validation of tissue microarray technology in ovarian cancer: results from the Nurses’ Health Study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2008;17:3043-3050.

4.    Tworoger SS, Gertig DM, Gates MA, Hecht JL, Hankinson SE. Caffeine, alcohol, smoking, and the risk of incident epithelial ovarian cancer. Cancer. 2008;112:1169-1177.

5.    Tworoger SS, Lee IM, Buring JE, Hankinson SE. Plasma androgen concentrations and risk of incident ovarian cancer. Am J Epidemiol. 2008;167:211-218.

6.    Saleemuddin A, Folkins AK, Garrett L, Garber J, Muto MG, Crum CP, Tworoger S.  Risk factors for a serous cancer precursor (“p53 signature”) in women with inherited BRCA mutations. Gynecol Oncol. 2008;111:226-32.

7.    Hecht JL, Kotsopoulos J, Hankinson SE, Tworoger SS. Relationship between epidemiologic risk factors and hormone receptor expression in ovarian cancer: results from the Nurses’ Health Study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2009;18:1624-1630.

8.    Tworoger SS, Gates MA, Lee IM, Buring JE, Titus-Ernstoff L, Cramer D, Hankinson SE. Polymorphisms in the vitamin D receptor and risk of ovarian cancer in four studies. Cancer Res. 2009;69:1885-1891.

9.     Kotsopoulos J, Baer HJ, Tworoger SS. Anthropometric Measures and Risk of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer: Results from the Nurses’ Health Study. Obesity 2010;18:1625-31.

10.    Gates MA, Rosner BA, Hecht JL, Tworoger SS. Risk factors for epithelial ovarian cancer by histologic subtype. Am J Epidemiol 2010;171:45-53.

11.    Gates M, Wolpin B, Cramer D, Hankinson S, Tworoger SS. ABO blood group and incidence of epithelial ovarian cancer. Int J Cancer 2010. [Epub ahead of print]