Cancer Etiology

Known as: Cancer Cause 
Study of the causes and origins of cancer(s).
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
Cancers are caused by mutations that may be inherited, induced by environmental factors, or result from DNA replication errors (R… (More)
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Review
2013
Review
2013
The link between perturbations in translational control and cancer etiology is becoming a primary focus in cancer research. It… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Akt is a central regulator of cell growth. Its activity can be negatively regulated by the phosphatase PHLPP that specifically… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
We carried out a genome-wide association study of lung cancer (3,259 cases and 4,159 controls), followed by replication in 2,899… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
A number of epidemiologic studies of prolactin and breast cancer etiology have recently become available. Retrospective case… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
While the association of a number of risk factors, such as family history and reproductive patterns, with breast cancer has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The diagnosis and treatment of cancer cause considerable psychological distress and morbidity. Consequently, cancer patients have… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The etiology of the majority of human breast cancers is unknown. Environmental factors have long been suspected to play a role… (More)
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Epidemiologic studies suggest that ovarian hormones contribute to the development of breast cancer at all stages. Early… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
This article summarizes cancer risks among farmers to clarify the magnitude of the problem and to suggest directions for future… (More)
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