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    • Adolescent fiber intake and mammographic breast density in premenopausal women 

      Yaghjyan, Lusine; Ghita, Gabriela L.; Rosner, Bernard; Farvid, Maryam; Bertrand, Kimberly A.; Tamimi, Rulla M. (BioMed Central, 2016)
      Background: To date, there is limited and inconsistent epidemiologic evidence for associations of adolescent diet with mammographic breast density, a strong and consistent predictor of breast cancer. We investigated the ...
    • Age-associated NF-κB signaling in myofibers alters the satellite cell niche and re-strains muscle stem cell function 

      Oh, Juhyun; Sinha, Indranil; Tan, Kah Yong; Rosner, Bernard; Dreyfuss, Jonathan M.; Gjata, Ornela; Tran, Peter; Shoelson, Steven E.; Wagers, Amy J. (Impact Journals LLC, 2016)
      Skeletal muscle is a highly regenerative tissue, but muscle repair potential is increasingly compromised with advancing age. In this study, we demonstrate that increased NF-κB activity in aged muscle fibers contributes to ...
    • Alcohol Intake Between Menarche and First Pregnancy: A Prospective Study of Breast Cancer Risk 

      Liu, Ying; Colditz, Graham A.; Rosner, Bernard; Berkey, Catherine S.; Collins, Laura C.; Schnitt, Stuart J.; Connolly, James L.; Chen, Wendy Y.; Willett, Walter C.; Tamimi, Rulla M. (Oxford University Press, 2013)
      Background: Adult alcohol consumption during the previous year is related to breast cancer risk. Breast tissue is particularly susceptible to carcinogens between menarche and first full-term pregnancy. No study has ...
    • Anti-citrullinated peptide autoantibodies, human leukocyte antigen shared epitope and risk of future rheumatoid arthritis: a nested case–control study 

      Arkema, Elizabeth V; Goldstein, Barbara L; Robinson, William; Sokolove, Jeremy; Wagner, Catriona A; Malspeis, Susan; Rosner, Bernard; Grodstein, Francine; Karlson, Elizabeth W; Costenbader, Karen H (BioMed Central, 2013)
      Introduction: The aim of this study was to characterize anti-citrullinated peptide antibody (ACPA) serostatus in pre-clinical rheumatoid arthritis (RA) with and without Human Leukocyte Antigen-Shared Epitope (HLA-SE) ...
    • Anti-MUC1 Antibodies and Ovarian Cancer Risk: Prospective Data from the Nurses' Health Studies 

      Pinheiro, S. P.; Hankinson, Susan Elizabeth; Tworoger, Shelley Slate; Rosner, Bernard Alfred; McKolanis, J. R.; Finn, O. J.; Cramer, Daniel William (American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), 2010)
      The surface epithelial glycoprotein MUC1 becomes overexpressed and hypoglycosylated in adenocarcinomas; similar changes occur during nonmalignant inflammatory events. Antibodies developed against tumor-like MUC1 in response ...
    • Association of Dietary Nitrate Intake With Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma 

      Kang, Jae Hee; Willett, Walter C.; Rosner, Bernard Alfred; Buys, Emmanuel; Wiggs, Janey Lee; Pasquale, Louis (American Medical Association (AMA), 2016)
      IMPORTANCE Nitric oxide signaling alterations in outflow facility and retinal blood flow autoregulation are implicated in primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG). Nitric oxide donation has emerged as a POAG therapeutic target. ...
    • Association of sports drinks with weight gain among adolescents and young adults 

      Field, Alison E.; Sonneville, Kendrin R.; Falbe, Jennifer; Flint, Alan; Haines, Jess; Rosner, Bernard; Camargo, Carlos A. (2014)
      Objective: Sales of regular soda are declining, but sales of other sweetened beverages, such as sports drinks, are increasing. Our objective was to determine the prospective associations between sports drinks and body mass ...
    • Body Fatness During Childhood and Adolescence and Incidence of Breast Cancer in Premenopausal Women: A Prospective Cohort Study 

      Baer, Heather Joanne; Colditz, Graham A.; Rosner, Bernard Alfred; Michels, Karin B.; Rich-Edwards, Janet Wilson; Hunter, David J.; Willett, Walter C. (BioMed Central, 2005)
      Introduction: Body mass index (BMI) during adulthood is inversely related to the incidence of premenopausal breast cancer, but the role of body fatness earlier in life is less clear. We examined prospectively the relation ...
    • Chronic Insufficient Sleep and Diet Quality: Contributors to Childhood Obesity 

      Cespedes, Elizabeth M.; Hu, Frank B.; Redline, Susan; Rosner, Bernard; Gillman, Matthew W.; Rifas-Shiman, Sheryl L.; Taveras, Elsie M. (2015)
      Objective: To examine associations of chronic insufficient sleep with diet, and whether diet explains the sleep-adiposity relationship. Methods: In Project Viva, 1,046 parents reported children’s sleep duration at 6m and ...
    • The Combined Influence of Multiple Sex and Growth Hormones on Risk of Postmenopausal Breast Cancer: A Nested Case-control Study 

      Tworoger, Shelley Slate; Rosner, Bernard Alfred; Willett, Walter C.; Hankinson, Susan Elizabeth (BioMed Central, 2011)
      Introduction: Sex and growth hormones are positively associated with postmenopausal breast cancer risk. However, few studies have evaluated the influence of multiple hormones simultaneously. Methods: We considered the roles ...
    • Consumption of soy foods and isoflavones and risk of type 2 diabetes: a pooled analysis of three US cohorts 

      Ding, Ming; Pan, An; Manson, JoAnn E.; Willett, Walter C.; Malik, Vasanti; Rosner, Bernard; Giovannucci, Edward; Hu, Frank B.; Sun, Qi (2016)
      Background: Evidence regarding the consumption of soy foods and isoflavones in relation to risk of type 2 diabetes (T2D) is scarce. Objective: Our study was to evaluate the association between soy food and isoflavone ...
    • Dietary Fat Intake and Cognitive Decline in Women With Type 2 Diabetes 

      Devore, Elizabeth Ellen; Stampfer, Meir; Breteler, Monique M.; Rosner, Bernard Alfred; Kang, Jae Hee Hee; Okereke, Olivia Ifeoma; Hu, Frank B.; Grodstein, Francine (American Diabetes Association, 2009)
      OBJECTIVE: Individuals with type 2 diabetes have high risk of late-life cognitive impairment, yet little is known about strategies to modify risk. Targeting insulin resistance and vascular complications—both associated ...
    • Dietary Patterns during Adolescence and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes in Middle-Aged Women 

      Malik, Vasanti; Fung, Teresa Toiyee; van Dam, Rob M.; Rimm, Eric B.; Rosner, Bernard Alfred; Hu, Frank B. (American Diabetes Association, 2012)
      Objective: Whether dietary habits early in life can affect risk of type 2 diabetes (T2DM) in adulthood is unknown. We evaluated the relationship between dietary patterns during adolescence and risk of T2DM in midlife. ...
    • The Effects of Caffeinated and Decaffeinated Coffee on Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin and Endogenous Sex Hormone Levels: A Randomized Controlled Trial 

      Wedick, Nicole Marie; Mantzoros, Christos; Ding, Eric L.; Brennan, Aoife M; Rosner, Bernard Alfred; Rimm, Eric B.; Hu, Frank B.; van Dam, Rob M. (BioMed Central, 2012)
      Background: Findings from observational studies suggest that sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) and endogenous sex hormones may be mediators of the putative relation between coffee consumption and lower risk of type 2 ...
    • Effects of Protein, Monounsaturated Fat, and Carbohydrate Intake on Blood Pressure and Serum Lipids 

      Appel, Lawrence J.; Sacks, Frank Martin; Carey, Vincent James; Obarzanek, Eva; Swain, Janis F.; Miller, Edgar R.; Conlin, Paul Richard; Erlinger, Thomas P.; Rosner, Bernard Alfred; Laranjo, Nancy M; Charleston, Jeanne; McCarron, Phyllis; Bishop, Louise M.; OmniHeart Collaborative Research Group, for the (American Medical Association (AMA), 2005)
    • Flavonoid intake and ovarian cancer risk in a population-based case-control study 

      Gates, Margaret A.; Vitonis, Allison F.; Tworoger, Shelley Slate; Rosner, Bernard Alfred; Titus-Ernstoff, Linda; Hankinson, Susan Elizabeth; Cramer, Daniel William (Wiley-Blackwell, 2009)
      Several recent studies have evaluated the association between dietary flavonoid intake and ovarian cancer risk, and all reported significant or suggestive inverse associations with certain flavonoids or flavonoid subclasses; ...
    • Food Predictors of Plasma Carotenoids 

      Hendrickson, Sara J.; Willett, Walter C.; Rosner, Bernard A.; Eliassen, A. Heather (MDPI, 2013)
      Empirical prediction models that weight food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) food items by their relation to nutrient biomarker concentrations may estimate nutrient exposure better than nutrient intakes derived from food ...
    • Hormonal and Reproductive Risk Factors for Epithelial Ovarian Cancer by Tumor Aggressiveness 

      Poole, Elizabeth M.; Merritt, M. A.; Jordan, S. J.; Yang, H. P.; Hankinson, Susan Elizabeth; Park, Y.; Rosner, Bernard Alfred; Webb, P. M.; Cramer, Daniel William; Wentzensen, N.; Terry, Kathryn Lynne; Tworoger, Shelley Slate (American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), 2013)
      Background Approximately half of epithelial ovarian cancers are fatal within three years; however about 35% of women survive at least ten years. In the Nurses’ Health Study, New England Case-Control Study, Australian ...
    • Impact of Extended-Duration Shifts on Medical Errors, Adverse Events, and Attentional Failures 

      Barger, Laura; Ayas, Najib T; Cade, Brian E; Cronin, John W; Rosner, Bernard Alfred; Speizer, Frank Erwin; Czeisler, Charles Andrew (Public Library of Science, 2006)
      Background: A recent randomized controlled trial in critical-care units revealed that the elimination of extended-duration work shifts (≥24 h) reduces the rates of significant medical errors and polysomnographically recorded ...
    • Insulin-like growth factor-1, insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3 and lobule type in the Nurses' Health Study II 

      Rice, Megan Siobhan; Tamimi, Rulla May; Connolly, James Leo; Collins, Laura Christine; Shen, Dejun; Pollak, Michael N; Rosner, Bernard Alfred; Hankinson, Susan Elizabeth; Tworoger, Shelley Slate (BioMed Central, 2012)
      Introduction: Previous research in the Nurses' Health Study (NHS) and the NHSII observed that, among women diagnosed with benign breast disease (BBD), those with predominant type 1/no type 3 lobules (a marker of complete ...