Publications by authors named "Heather H Nelson"

100Publications

Cytomegalovirus and systemic inflammation at time of surgery is associated with worse outcomes in serous ovarian cancer.

Gynecol Oncol 2021 Jan 7;160(1):193-198. Epub 2020 Nov 7.

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women's Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, United States; Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, United States. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Cytomegalovirus and cancer-related mortality in the national health and nutritional examination survey.

Cancer Causes Control 2020 Jun 28;31(6):541-547. Epub 2020 Mar 28.

Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

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June 2020

Association between MICA polymorphisms, s-MICA levels, and pancreatic cancer risk in a population-based case-control study.

PLoS One 2019 5;14(6):e0217868. Epub 2019 Jun 5.

Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN, United States of America.

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February 2020

Urban vs rural residency and allergy prevalence among adult women: Iowa Women's Health Study.

Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2018 06 6;120(6):654-660.e1. Epub 2018 Apr 6.

Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota; Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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June 2018

Soluble MICA is elevated in pancreatic cancer: Results from a population based case-control study.

Mol Carcinog 2017 09 24;56(9):2158-2164. Epub 2017 May 24.

Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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September 2017

Sun Exposure and Protection Behaviors among Long-term Melanoma Survivors and Population Controls.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2017 04 2;26(4):607-613. Epub 2017 Mar 2.

Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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April 2017

Immune Response to HPV16 E6 and E7 Proteins and Patient Outcomes in Head and Neck Cancer.

JAMA Oncol 2017 Feb;3(2):178-185

Department of Epidemiology, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island8Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island.

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February 2017

Differential association for N-acetyltransferase 2 genotype and phenotype with bladder cancer risk in Chinese population.

Oncotarget 2016 Jun;7(26):40012-40024

University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, and Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

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June 2016

Epigenetic epidemiology as a tool to understand the role of immunity in chronic disease.

Epigenomics 2016 08 13;8(8):1007-9. Epub 2016 Jul 13.

Departments of Epidemiology, Laboratory Medicine & Pathology, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA.

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August 2016

Circulating Beta-2 Microglobulin and Risk of Cancer: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study (ARIC).

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2016 04 5;25(4):657-64. Epub 2016 Feb 5.

Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland. Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, Maryland.

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April 2016

Prospective Study of Human Polyomaviruses and Risk of Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma in the United States.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2016 05 11;25(5):736-44. Epub 2016 Feb 11.

Department of Epidemiology, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire. Department of Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire.

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May 2016

Association Between Indoor Tanning and Melanoma in Younger Men and Women.

JAMA Dermatol 2016 Mar;152(3):268-75

Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Cancer Center, Albuquerque8Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque.

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March 2016

Skin Cancer Risk Is Modified by KIR/HLA Interactions That Influence the Activation of Natural Killer Immune Cells.

Cancer Res 2016 Jan 7;76(2):370-6. Epub 2016 Jan 7.

Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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January 2016

A case-control study of mesothelioma in Minnesota iron ore (taconite) miners.

Occup Environ Med 2016 Feb 10;73(2):103-9. Epub 2015 Dec 10.

Division of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

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February 2016

Understanding the Role of the Immune System in the Development of Cancer: New Opportunities for Population-Based Research.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2015 Dec 22;24(12):1811-9. Epub 2015 Sep 22.

Department of Epidemiology, Brown University School of Public Health, Providence, Rhode Island. Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island.

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December 2015

Cancer incidence among Minnesota taconite mining industry workers.

Ann Epidemiol 2015 Nov 29;25(11):811-5. Epub 2015 Aug 29.

Division of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.

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November 2015

Occupational exposures and lung cancer risk among Minnesota taconite mining workers.

Occup Environ Med 2015 Sep 14;72(9):633-9. Epub 2015 May 14.

Division of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

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September 2015

A coding variant in TMC8 (EVER2) is associated with high risk HPV infection and head and neck cancer risk.

PLoS One 2015 8;10(4):e0123716. Epub 2015 Apr 8.

Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, United States of America; Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, United States of America.

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March 2016

Urinary levels of N-nitroso compounds in relation to risk of gastric cancer: findings from the shanghai cohort study.

PLoS One 2015 6;10(2):e0117326. Epub 2015 Feb 6.

Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America; Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America.

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January 2016

Human papillomavirus serology and tobacco smoking in a community control group.

BMC Infect Dis 2015 Jan 9;15. Epub 2015 Jan 9.

Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA.

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January 2015

Obesity and head and neck cancer risk and survival by human papillomavirus serology.

Cancer Causes Control 2015 Jan 15;26(1):111-9. Epub 2014 Nov 15.

Department of Epidemiology, Brown University School of Public Health, 121 S. Main St, 2nd Floor, Providence, RI, 02912, USA.

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January 2015

Notch signaling at later stages of NK cell development enhances KIR expression and functional maturation.

J Immunol 2014 Oct 29;193(7):3344-54. Epub 2014 Aug 29.

Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Transplantation, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455

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October 2014

HLA-C -35kb expression SNP is associated with differential control of β-HPV infection in squamous cell carcinoma cases and controls.

PLoS One 2014 1;9(8):e103710. Epub 2014 Aug 1.

Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America; Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America.

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April 2015

Exposure to indoor tanning without burning and melanoma risk by sunburn history.

J Natl Cancer Inst 2014 Jul 16;106(7). Epub 2014 Jul 16.

Affiliations of authors: Masonic Cancer Center (RIV, HHN, DL), Department of Dermatology (RLA), and Division of Epidemiology and Community Health (HHN, DL), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; Department of Internal Medicine and University of New Mexico Cancer Center, Albuquerque, NM (MB); Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM (MB); Dermatoepidemiology Unit, VA Medical Center, Providence, RI (MAW); Department of Dermatology, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI (MAW); Departments of Dermatology and Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI (MAW).

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July 2014

Exposure to indoor tanning without burning and melanoma risk by sunburn history.

J Natl Cancer Inst 2014 Jun 28;106(6):dju112. Epub 2014 May 28.

Affiliations of authors: Masonic Cancer Center (RIV, HHN, DL), Department of Dermatology (RLA), and Division of Epidemiology and Community Health (HHN, DL), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; Department of Internal Medicine and University of New Mexico Cancer Center, Albuquerque, NM (MB); Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM (MB); Dermatoepidemiology Unit, VA Medical Center, Providence, RI (MAW); Department of Dermatology, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI (MAW); Departments of Dermatology and Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI (MAW).

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June 2014

RNASEL and MIR146A SNP-SNP interaction as a susceptibility factor for non-melanoma skin cancer.

PLoS One 2014 3;9(4):e93602. Epub 2014 Apr 3.

Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, The Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America.

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February 2015

Leukocyte-adjusted epigenome-wide association studies of blood from solid tumor patients.

Epigenetics 2014 Jun 26;9(6):884-95. Epub 2014 Mar 26.

Department of Epidemiology; Brown University; Providence, RI USA; Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine; Brown University; Providence, RI USA.

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June 2014

High-risk HPV types and head and neck cancer.

Int J Cancer 2014 Oct 7;135(7):1653-61. Epub 2014 Mar 7.

Department of Epidemiology, Brown School of Public Health, Brown University, Providence, RI; Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom.

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October 2014

Genetic susceptibility in the workplace: a scientific and ethical challenge.

Occup Environ Med 2014 Apr 7;71(4):229-30. Epub 2014 Jan 7.

Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

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April 2014

Gastric reflux is an independent risk factor for laryngopharyngeal carcinoma.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2013 Jun 23;22(6):1061-8. Epub 2013 May 23.

Department of Epidemiology, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA.

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June 2013

Cutaneous alpha, beta and gamma human papillomaviruses in relation to squamous cell carcinoma of the skin: a population-based study.

Int J Cancer 2013 Oct 22;133(7):1713-20. Epub 2013 Apr 22.

Department of Community and Family Medicine and The Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Section of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA.

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October 2013

Decreased NK cells in patients with head and neck cancer determined in archival DNA.

Clin Cancer Res 2012 Nov 26;18(22):6147-54. Epub 2012 Sep 26.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA.

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November 2012

Extensive somatic L1 retrotransposition in colorectal tumors.

Genome Res 2012 Dec 11;22(12):2328-38. Epub 2012 Sep 11.

McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA.

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December 2012

Tobacco smoke biomarkers and cancer risk among male smokers in the Shanghai cohort study.

Cancer Lett 2013 Jun 20;334(1):34-8. Epub 2012 Jul 20.

University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, United States.

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June 2013

One-carbon metabolism nutrient status and plasma S-adenosylmethionine concentrations in middle-aged and older Chinese in Singapore.

Int J Mol Epidemiol Genet 2012 15;3(2):160-73. Epub 2012 May 15.

Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States.

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August 2012

Peripheral blood immune cell methylation profiles are associated with nonhematopoietic cancers.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2012 Aug 19;21(8):1293-302. Epub 2012 Jun 19.

Department of Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA.

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August 2012

Allergies and risk of head and neck cancer.

Cancer Causes Control 2012 Aug 19;23(8):1317-22. Epub 2012 Jun 19.

Department of Epidemiology, Division of Biology and Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA.

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August 2012

DNA methylation arrays as surrogate measures of cell mixture distribution.

BMC Bioinformatics 2012 May 8;13:86. Epub 2012 May 8.

College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA.

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May 2012

Identification of an epigenetic profile classifier that is associated with survival in head and neck cancer.

Cancer Res 2012 Jun 16;72(11):2728-37. Epub 2012 Apr 16.

Department of Clinical Cancer Prevention, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA.

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June 2012

LINE-1 DNA methylation, smoking and risk of Parkinson's disease.

J Parkinsons Dis 2012 ;2(4):303-8

Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.

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June 2014

Gene-environment interactions of novel variants associated with head and neck cancer.

Head Neck 2012 Aug 2;34(8):1111-8. Epub 2011 Nov 2.

Department of Community Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA.

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August 2012

Risk of squamous cell carcinoma of the skin in relation to IgE: a nested case-control study.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2011 Nov 23;20(11):2377-83. Epub 2011 Sep 23.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA.

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November 2011

Glutathione S-transferase (GST) gene polymorphisms, cigarette smoking and colorectal cancer risk among Chinese in Singapore.

Carcinogenesis 2011 Oct 29;32(10):1507-11. Epub 2011 Jul 29.

Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, National University of Singapore, Singapore.

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October 2011

Genetic determinants of UV-susceptibility in non-melanoma skin cancer.

PLoS One 2011 8;6(7):e20019. Epub 2011 Jul 8.

Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America.

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October 2011

Global methylation in exposure biology and translational medical science.

Environ Health Perspect 2011 Nov 13;119(11):1528-33. Epub 2011 Jun 13.

Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

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November 2011

LINE-1 hypomethylation is associated with bladder cancer risk among nonsmoking Chinese.

Int J Cancer 2012 Mar 25;130(5):1151-9. Epub 2011 May 25.

Department of Community Health Center for Environmental Health and Technology, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA.

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March 2012

A genome-wide association study of upper aerodigestive tract cancers conducted within the INHANCE consortium.

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PLoS Genet 2011 Mar 17;7(3):e1001333. Epub 2011 Mar 17.

International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), Lyon, France.

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March 2011

The role of TP53 and MDM2 polymorphisms in TP53 mutagenesis and risk of non-melanoma skin cancer.

Carcinogenesis 2011 Mar 1;32(3):327-30. Epub 2010 Dec 1.

Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA.

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March 2011

Environmental tobacco smoke in relation to bladder cancer risk--the Shanghai bladder cancer study [corrected].

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2010 Dec 15;19(12):3087-95. Epub 2010 Oct 15.

Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA.

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December 2010

Identification of methylated genes associated with aggressive bladder cancer.

PLoS One 2010 Aug 23;5(8):e12334. Epub 2010 Aug 23.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America.

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August 2010

Genus beta human papillomaviruses and incidence of basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas of skin: population based case-control study.

BMJ 2010 Jul 8;341:c2986. Epub 2010 Jul 8.

Section of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Community and Family Medicine and Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA.

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July 2010

Integrated profiling reveals a global correlation between epigenetic and genetic alterations in mesothelioma.

Cancer Res 2010 Jul 29;70(14):5686-94. Epub 2010 Jun 29.

Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Community Health, Center for Environmental Health and Technology, and Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA.

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July 2010

Mature microRNA sequence polymorphism in MIR196A2 is associated with risk and prognosis of head and neck cancer.

Clin Cancer Res 2010 Jul 25;16(14):3713-20. Epub 2010 May 25.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Center for Environmental Health and Technology, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA.

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July 2010

Implications of LINE1 methylation for bladder cancer risk in women.

Clin Cancer Res 2010 Mar 23;16(5):1682-9. Epub 2010 Feb 23.

Department of Community Health Center for Environmental Health, Laboratory Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA.

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March 2010