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Inheritance and the Risk of Breast Cancer
Bibliography

This bibliography is provided as a service to our readers. It is compiled from the entries in the BCERF Environmental Risk Factors Bibliographic Database.

This bibliography is arranged topically. The topics include:


Review Articles and Commentaries

Anderson, B. O. (2001). Prophylactic surgery to reduce breast cancer risk: a brief literature review. The Breast Journal 7, 321-330.

Arver, B., Du, Q., Chen, J., Luo, L., and Lindblom, A. (2000). Hereditary breast cancer: a review. Seminars in Cancer Biology 10, 271-288.

Begg, C. B. (2002). On the use of familial aggregation in population-based case probands for calculating penetrance. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 94, 1221-1226.

Bishop, D. T. (1999). BRCA1 and BRCA2 and breast cancer incidence: a review. Annals of Oncology 10, s113-119.

Borg, A. (2001). Molecular and pathological characterization of inherited breast cancer. Seminars in Cancer Biology 11.

Brandt, R. T., and Lynch, H. T. (2001). BRCA1 and BRCA2: to test or not to test. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 67, 187-188.

Burke, W., and Austin, M. A. (2002). Genetic risk in context: calculating the penetrance of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 94, 1185-1187.

Carter, R. F. (2001). BRCA1, BRCA2, and breast cancer; a concise clinical review. Clinical and Investigative Medicine 24, 147-157.

Cerhan, J. R., Kushi, L. H., Olsen, J. E., Rich, S. S., Zheng, W., Folsom, A. R., and Sellers, T. A. (2000). Twinship and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 92, 261-265.

Chang-Claude, J. (2001). Inherited genetic susceptibility to breast cancer. Biomarkers in Cancer Chemoprevention, 177-190.

Chen, Y., Thompson, W., Semenciw, R., and Mao, Y. (1999). Epidemiology of contralateral breast cancer. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention 8, 855-861.

Claus, E. B., Risch, N., and Thompson, W. D. (1990). Age at onset as an indicator of familial risk of breast cancer. American Journal of Epidemiology 131, 961-972.

Claus, E. B., Risch, N., and Thompson, W. D. (1991). Genetic analysis of breast cancer in the cancer and steroid hormone study. American Journal of Human Genetics 48, 232-242.

Claus, E. B., Schildkraut, J. M., Thompson, W. D., and Risch, N. J. (1996). The genetic attributable risk of breast and ovarian cancer. Cancer 77, 2318-2324.

Curry, P., and Fentiman, I. S. (1999). Management of women with a family history of breast cancer. International Journal of Clinical Practice 53, 192-196.

de Jong, M. M., Nolte, I. M., te Meerman, G. J., van der Graaf, W. T., Oosterwijk, J. C., Kleibeuker, J. H., Schaapveld, M., and de Vries, E. G. (2002). Genes other than BRCA1 and BRCA2 involved in breast cancer susceptibility. Journal of Medical Genetics 39, 225-242.

Gayther, S. A., Pharoah, P., and Ponder, B. A. (1998). The genetics of inherited breast cancer. Journal of Mammary Gland Biology and Neoplasia 3, 365-376.

Goodwin, P. J. (2000). Management of familial breast cancer risk. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 62, 19-33.

Hemminki, K., and Vaittinen, P. (1998). Familial breast cancer in the family-cancer database. International Journal of Cancer 77, 386-391.

Hopper, J. L., Southey, M. C., Dite, G. S., Jolley, D. J., Giles, G. G., McCredie, M. R., Easton, D. F., and Venter, D. J. (1999). Population-based estimate of the average age-specific cumulative risk of breast cancer for a defined set of protein-truncating mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention 8, 741-747.

Hopper, J. L. (2001). Genetic epidemiology of female breast cancer. Seminars in Cancer Biology 11, 367-374.

Kerr, P., and Ashworth, A. (2001). New complexities for BRCA1 and BRCA2. Current Biology 11, 668-676.

Khoury, M. J., Adams, M. J., Jr., and Flanders, W. D. (1988). An epidemiologic approach to ecogenetics. American Journal of Human Genetics 42, 89-95.

Lalloo, F., Evans, D., and Gareth, R. (1999). The pathology of familial breast cancer: clinical and genetic counseling implications of breast cancer pathology. Breast Cancer Research 1, 48-51.

Loman, N., Johannsson, O., Kristoffersson, U., Olsson, H., and Borg, A. (2001). Family history of breast and ovarian cancers and BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in a population-based series of early-onset breast cancer. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 93, 1215-1223.

Mack, T. M., Hamilton, A. S., Press, M. F., Diep, A., and Rappaport, E. B. (2002). Heritable breast cancer in twins. British Journal of Cancer 87, 294-300.

Nagata, C., Kawakami, N., and Shimizu, H. (1997). Trends in the incidence rate and risk factors for breast cancer in Japan. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 44, 75-82.

Nathanson, K. L., Wooster, R., and Weber, B. (2001). Breast cancer genetics: what we know and what we need. Nature Medicine 7, 552-556.

Newman, B., Mu, H., Butler, L. M., Millikan, R. C., Moorman, P. G., and King, M. C. (1998). Frequency of breast cancer attributable to BRCA1 in a population-based series of American women. Journal of the American Medical Association 279, 915-921.

Newman, L. A., Sahin, A. A., Cunningham, J. E., Bondy, M. L., Mirza, N. Q., Vlastos, G. S., Whitman, G. J., Brown, H., Buchholz, T. A., Lee, M. H., and Singletary, S. E. (2001). A case-control study of unilateral and bilateral breast carcinoma patients. Cancer 91, 1845-1853.

Olsen, J. H., Seersholm, N., Boice, J. D. J., Kruger Kjaer, S., and Fraumeni, J. F. J. (1999). Cancer risk in close relatives of women with early-onset breast cancer - a population-based incidence study. British Journal of Cancer 79, 673-679.

Peto, J., Collins, N., Barfoot, R., Seal, S., Warren, W., Rahman, N., Easton, D. F., Evans, C., Deacon, J., and Stratton, M. R. (1999). Prevalence of BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations in patients with early-onset breast cancer. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 91, 943-949.

Peto, J., Easton, D. F., Matthews, F. E., Ford, D., and Swerdlow, A. J. (1996). Cancer mortality in relatives of women with breast cancer: the OPCS study. International Journal of Cancer 65.

Pharoah, P., Day, N. E., Duffy, S., Easton, D. F., and Ponder, B. (1997). Family history and the risk of breast cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis. International Journal of Cancer 71, 800-809.

Ponder, B. A. (2001). Cancer Genetics. Nature 411, 336-341.

Prinz-Langenohl, R., Fohr, I., and Pietrzik, K. (2001). Beneficial role for folate in the prevention of colorectal and breast cancer. European Journal of Nutrition 40, 98-105.

Rebbeck, T. R. (1999). Inherited genetic predisposition in breast cancer. A population-based perspective. Cancer 86, 2493-2501.

Roberts, S. A., Spreadborough, A. R., Bulman, B., Barber, J. B., Evans, D. G., and Scott, D. (1999). Heritability of cellular radiosensitivity: a marker of low-penetrance predisposition genes in breast cancer? American Journal of Human Genetics 65, 784-794.

Russo, A., Herd-Smith, A., Gestri, D., Bianchi, S., Vezzosi, V., Rosselli Del Turco, M., and Cardona, G. (2002). Does family history influence survival in breast cancer cases? International Journal of Cancer 99, 427-430.

Segal, N. L. (2000). New breast cancer research: mothers and twins. Twin Research 3, 118-122.

Sellers, T. A., Gapstur, S. M., Potter, J. D., Kushi, L. H., Bostick, R. M., and Folsom, A. R. (1993). Association of body fat distribution and family histories of breast and ovarian cancer with risk of postmenopausal breast cancer. American Journal of Epidemiology 138, 799-803.

Sellers, T. A., Kushi, L. H., Potter, J. D., Kaye, S. A., Nelson, C. L., McGovern, P. G., and Folsom, A. R. (1992). Effect of family history, body-fat distribution, and reproductive factors on the risk of postmenopausal breast cancer. New England Journal of Medicine 326, 1323-1329.

Srivastava, A., McKinnon, W., and Wood, M. E. (2001). Risk of breast and ovarian cancer in women with strong family histories. Oncology 15, 889-913.

Szabo, C. I., and King, M. C. (1997). Population Genetics of BRCA1 and BRCA2. American Journal of Human Genetics 60, 1013-1020.

Thompson, D., and Easton, D. (2002). Variation in BRCA1 cancer risks by mutation position. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 11, 329-336.

Tonin, P., Weber, B., Offit, K., Couch, F. J., Rebbeck, T. R., Neuhausen, S., Godwin, A. K., Daly, M., Wagner-Costalos, J., Berman, D., et al. (1996). Frequency of recurrent BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in Ashkenazi Jewish breast cancer families. Nature Medicine 2, 1179-1183.

van de Vijver, M. J. (1999). The pathology of familial breast cancer: the pre-BRCA1/BRCA2 era: historical perspectives. Breast Cancer Res.1, 27-30.

Human & Clinical Studies

Burke, W., and Laya, M. B. (1999). Genetic risk and breast cancer survival: another link in the chain of evidence. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 91, 201-203.

Ramus, S. J., Fishman, A., Pharoah, P. D., Yarkoni, S., Altaras, M., and Ponder, B. A. (2001). Ovarian cancer survival in Ashkenazi Jewish patients with BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations. European Journal of Surgical Oncology 27, 278-281.

Rebbeck, T. R., Wang, Y., Kantoff, P. W., Krithivas, K., Neuhausen, S. L., Godwin, A. K., Daly, M. B., Narod, S. A., Brunet, J. S., Vesprini, D., et al. (2001). Modification of BRCA1- and BRCA2-associated breast cancer risk by AIB1 genotype and reproductive history. Cancer Research 61, 5420-5424.

Venkitaraman, A. R. (2002). Cancer susceptibility and the functions of BRCA1 and BRCA2. Cell 108, 171-182.

Verhoog, L. C., Berns, E. M., Brekelmans, C. T., Seynaeve, C., Meijers-Heijboer, E. J., and Klijn, J. G. (2000). Prognostic significance of germline BRCA2 mutations in hereditary breast cancer patients. Journal of Clinical Oncology 18, 119S-124S.

Verhoog, L. C., Brekelmans, C. T., Seynaeve, C., Dahmen, G., van Geel, A. N., Bartels, C. C., Tilanus-Linthorst, M. M., Wagner, A., Devilee, P., Halley, D. J., et al. (1999). Survival in hereditary breast cancer associated with germline mutations of BRCA2. Journal of Clinical Oncology 17, 3396-3402.

Verhoog, L. C., Brekelmans, C. T., Seynaeve, C., van den Bosch, L. M., Dahmen, G., van Geel, A. N., Tilanus-Linthorst, M. M., Bartels, C. C., Wagner, A., van den Ouweland, A., et al. (1998). Survival and tumour characteristics of breast-cancer patients with germline mutations of BRCA1. Lancet 351, 316-321.

Epidemiological Studies

Ahlbom, A., Lichtenstein, P., Malmstrom, H., Feychting, M., Hemminki, K., and Pedersen, N. L. (1997). Cancer in twins: genetic and nongenetic familial risk factors. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 89, 287-293.

Bahar, A. Y., Taylor, P. J., Andrews, L., Proos, A., Burnett, L., Tucker, K., Friedlander, M., and Buckley, M. F. (2001). The frequency of founder mutations in the BRCA1, BRCA2, and APC genes in Australian Ashkenazi Jews: implications for the generality of U.S. population data. Cancer 92, 440-445.

Braun, M. M., Ahlbom, A., Floderus, B., Brinton, L. A., and Hoover, R. N. (1995). Effect of twinship on incidence of cancer of the testis, breast, and other sites (Sweden). Cancer Causes and Control 6, 519-524.

Brunet, J. S., Ghadirian, P., Rebbeck, T. R., Lerman, C., Garber, J. E., Tonin, P. N., Abrahamson, J., Foulkes, W. D., Daly, M., Wagner-Costalas, J., et al. (1998). Effect of smoking on breast cancer in carriers of mutant BRCA1 or BRCA2 genes. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 90, 761-766.

Brunet, J. S., Ghadirian, P., Rebbeck, T. R., Lerman, C., Garber, J. E., Tonin, P. N., Abrahamson, J., Foulkes, W. D., Daly, M., Wagner-Costalas, J., et al. (1998). Effect of smoking on breast cancer in carriers of mutant BRCA1 or BRCA2 genes. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 90, 761-766.

Cancer Registries: the foundation for cancer prevention and control. (2001) (Atlanta, Georgia, Centers for Disase Control and Prevention).

Cancer, C. G. o. H. F. i. B. (2001). Familial breast cancer: collaborative reanalysis of individual data from 52 epidemiological studies including 58,209 women with breast cancer and 101,986 women without the disease. Lancet 358, 1389-1399.

Cancer, C. G. o. H. F. i. B. (2001). Familial breast cancer: collaborative reanalysis of individual data from 52 epidemiological studies including 58,209 women with breast cancer and 101,986 women without the disease. Lancet 358, 1389-1399.

Colditz, G. A., Rosner, B., and Speizer, F. E. (1996). Risk factors for breast cancer according to family history of breast cancer. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 88, 365-371.

Couch, F. J., Cerhan, J. R., Vierkant, R. A., Grabrick, D. M., Therneau, T. M., Pankratz, V. S., Hartmann, L. C., Olson, J. E., Vachon, C. M., and Sellers, T. A. (2001). Cigarette smoking increases risk for breast cancer in high-risk breast cancer families. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 10, 327-332.

Coughlin, S. S., and Piper, M. (1999). Genetic polymorphisms and risk of breast cancer. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 8, 1023-1032.

Dong, C., and Hemminki, K. (2001). Modification of cancer risks in offspring by sibling and parental cancers from 2,112,616 nuclear families. International Journal of Cancer 92, 144-150.

Dunning, A. M., Healey, C. S., Pharoah, P. D., Teare, M. D., Ponder, B. A., and Easton, D. F. (1999). A systematic review of genetic polymorphisms and breast cancer risk. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 8, 843-854.

Easton, D. F. (2000). Breast cancer - not just whether but when? Nature Genetics 26, 390-391.

Engel, J., Ludwig, M. S., Schubert-Fritschle, G., Tretter, W., and Holzel, D. (2001). Cancer prevention and the contribution of cancer registries. Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology 127, 331-339.

Feldman, G. E. (2001). Do Ashkenazi Jews have a higher than expected cancer burden? Implications for cancer control prioritization efforts. Israeli Medical Association Journal 3, 341-346.

Goldgar, D. E., Easton, D. F., Cannon-Albright, L. A., and Skolnick, M. H. (1994). Systematic population-based assessment of cancer risk in first-degree relatives of cancer probands. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 86, 1600-1608.

Goode, E. L., Dunning, A. M., Kuschel, B., Healey, C. S., Day, N. E., Ponder, B. A., Easton, D. F., and Pharoah, P. P. (2002). Effect of germ-line genetic variation on breast cancer survival in a population-based study. Cancer Research 62, 3052-3057.

Grabrick, D. M., Hartmann, L. C., Cerhan, J. R., Vierkant, R. A., Therneau, T. M., Vachon, C. M., Olson, J. E., Couch, F. J., Anderson, K. E., Pankratz, V. S., and Sellers, T. A. (2000). Risk of breast cancer with oral contraceptive use in women with a family history of breast cancer. Journal of the American Medical Association 284, 1791-1798.

Grabrick, D. M., Vierkant, R. A., Anderson, K. E., Cerhan, J. R., Anderson, V. E., and Seller, T. A. (2002). Association of correlates of endogenous hormonal exposure with breast cancer risk in 426 families (US). Cancer Causes and Control 13.

Hemminki, K., Granstrom, C., and Czene, K. (2002). Attributable risks for familial breast cancer by proband status and morphology: a nationwide epidemiologic study from Sweden. International Journal of Cancer 100, 214-219.

Hopper, J. L. (2001). Genetic epidemiology of female breast cancer. Seminars in Cancer Biology 11, 367-374.

Izquierdo, J. N., and Schoenbach, V. J. (2000). The potential and limitations of data from population-based state cancer registries. American Journal of Public Health 90, 695-698.

Katsouyanni, K., Signorello, L. B., Lagiou, P., Egan, K., and Trichopoulos, D. (1997). Evidence that adult life risk factors influence the expression of familial propensity to breast cancer. Epidemiology 8, 592-595.

Klein, R. J., Proctor, S. E., Boudreault, M. A., and Turczyn, K. M. (2002). Healthy People 2010 Criteria for Data Suppression (Hyattsville, Maryland, National Center for Health Statistics).

Lichtenstein, P., Holm, N. V., Verkasalo, P. K., Iliadou, A., Kaprio, J., Koskenvuo, M., Pukkala, E., Skytthe, A., and Hemminki, K. (2000). Environmental and heritable factors in the causation of cancer. New England Journal of Medicine 343, 78-85.

Lindor, N. M., and Greene, M. H. (1998). The concise handbook of family cancer syndromes. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 90, 1039-1071.

Malone, K. E., Daling, J. R., Weiss, N. S., McKnight, B., White, E., and Voigt, L. F. (1996). Family history and survival of young women with invasive breast carcinoma. Cancer 78, 1417-1425.

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Meerman, G., and de Vries, E. G. (2001). Relevance of high and low penetrance. The Lancet 358, 331.

Murphy, M., Allen, D., Key, T., Thomas, H. V., Fentiman, I. S., and Wang, D. Y. (1998). Social, biological and reproductive characteristics of mothers of twins: implications for breast cancer risk. Annals of Human Biology 25, 77-85.

Nagata, C., Kawakami, N., and Shimizu, H. (1997). Trends in the incidence rate and risk factors for breast cancer in Japan. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 44, 75-82.

Narod, S. A., Dube, M. P., Klijn, J., Lubinski, J., Lynch, H. T., Ghadirian, P., Provencher, D., Heimdal, K., Moller, P., Robson, M., et al. (2002). Oral Contraceptives and the Risk of Breast Cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutation Carriers. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 94, 1773-1779.

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Olson, J. E., Anderson, K. E., Cerhan, J. R., Follsom, A. R., and Sellers, T. A. (2000). An investigation of the biological basis of an interaction of abdominal fat distribution and family history of breast cancer. A nested study of sisters in the Iowa Women's Health Study (United States). Cancer Causes and Control 11, 941-954.

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Prepared by Barbour S. Warren, Ph.D., Research Associate., BCERF.

We will make every effort to update this bibliography. If you have comments on this bibliography, or have a suggestion of a reference you would like us to review for inclusion in the bibliography, please send this information via email to: breastcancer@cornell.edu