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David J. Hunter, Sc.D., M.B.,B.S.

Co-Author

This page shows the publications co-authored by David Hunter and Frank Speizer.
Connection Strength

3.119
  1. Diet and risk of basal cell carcinoma of the skin in a prospective cohort of women. Ann Epidemiol. 1992 May; 2(3):231-9.
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    Score: 0.131
  2. Risk factors for basal cell carcinoma in a prospective cohort of women. Ann Epidemiol. 1990 Oct; 1(1):13-23.
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    Score: 0.117
  3. Pooled analyses of 13 prospective cohort studies on folate intake and colon cancer. Cancer Causes Control. 2010 Nov; 21(11):1919-30.
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    Score: 0.116
  4. Alcohol intake and colorectal cancer: a pooled analysis of 8 cohort studies. Ann Intern Med. 2004 Apr 20; 140(8):603-13.
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    Score: 0.075
  5. Fruits, vegetables and lung cancer: a pooled analysis of cohort studies. Int J Cancer. 2003 Dec 20; 107(6):1001-11.
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    Score: 0.073
  6. Use of postmenopausal hormones, alcohol, and risk for invasive breast cancer. Ann Intern Med. 2002 Nov 19; 137(10):798-804.
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    Score: 0.068
  7. Meat and dairy food consumption and breast cancer: a pooled analysis of cohort studies. Int J Epidemiol. 2002 Feb; 31(1):78-85.
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    Score: 0.064
  8. Types of dietary fat and breast cancer: a pooled analysis of cohort studies. Int J Cancer. 2001 Jun 01; 92(5):767-74.
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    Score: 0.061
  9. Plasma organochlorine levels and the risk of breast cancer: an extended follow-up in the Nurses' Health Study. Int J Cancer. 2001 Feb 15; 91(4):568-74.
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    Score: 0.060
  10. Intake of fruits and vegetables and risk of breast cancer: a pooled analysis of cohort studies. JAMA. 2001 Feb 14; 285(6):769-76.
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    Score: 0.060
  11. Pooled analysis of prospective cohort studies on height, weight, and breast cancer risk. Am J Epidemiol. 2000 Sep 15; 152(6):514-27.
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    Score: 0.058
  12. A tetranucleotide repeat polymorphism in CYP19 and breast cancer risk. Int J Cancer. 2000 Jul 15; 87(2):204-10.
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    Score: 0.058
  13. Electric blanket use and breast cancer in the Nurses' Health Study. Am J Epidemiol. 2000 Jul 01; 152(1):41-9.
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    Score: 0.058
  14. Polymorphic repeat in AIB1 does not alter breast cancer risk. Breast Cancer Res. 2000; 2(5):378-85.
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    Score: 0.057
  15. Novel germline mutations in the PTEN tumour suppressor gene found in women with multiple cancers. J Med Genet. 2000 May; 37(5):336-41.
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    Score: 0.057
  16. Glutathione S-transferase mu and theta polymorphisms and breast cancer susceptibility. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1999 Nov 17; 91(22):1960-4.
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    Score: 0.055
  17. Prospective study of smoking, antioxidant intake, and lung cancer in middle-aged women (USA). Cancer Causes Control. 1999 Oct; 10(5):475-82.
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    Score: 0.055
  18. The relationship between a polymorphism in CYP17 with plasma hormone levels and breast cancer. Cancer Res. 1999 Mar 01; 59(5):1015-20.
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    Score: 0.052
  19. Lead and hypertension in a sample of middle-aged women. Am J Public Health. 1999 Mar; 89(3):330-5.
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    Score: 0.052
  20. Plasma sex steroid hormone levels and risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1998 Sep 02; 90(17):1292-9.
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    Score: 0.051
  21. Alcohol and breast cancer in women: a pooled analysis of cohort studies. JAMA. 1998 Feb 18; 279(7):535-40.
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    Score: 0.049
  22. Cigarette smoking, cytochrome P450 1A1 polymorphisms, and breast cancer risk in the Nurses' Health Study. Cancer Res. 1998 Feb 15; 58(4):667-71.
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    Score: 0.049
  23. Reproducibility of oral contraceptive histories and validity of hormone composition reported in a cohort of US women. Contraception. 1997 Dec; 56(6):373-8.
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    Score: 0.048
  24. A prospective study of NAT2 acetylation genotype, cigarette smoking, and risk of breast cancer. Carcinogenesis. 1997 Nov; 18(11):2127-32.
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    Score: 0.048
  25. Plasma organochlorine levels and the risk of breast cancer. N Engl J Med. 1997 Oct 30; 337(18):1253-8.
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    Score: 0.048
  26. Geographic variation in breast cancer incidence rates in a cohort of U.S. women. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1997 Sep 17; 89(18):1373-8.
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    Score: 0.047
  27. Glutathione S-transferase class mu deletion polymorphism and breast cancer: results from prevalent versus incident cases. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 1997 Jul; 6(7):511-5.
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    Score: 0.047
  28. Postmenopausal hormone therapy and mortality. N Engl J Med. 1997 Jun 19; 336(25):1769-75.
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    Score: 0.047
  29. Non-dietary factors as risk factors for breast cancer, and as effect modifiers of the association of fat intake and risk of breast cancer. Cancer Causes Control. 1997 Jan; 8(1):49-56.
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    Score: 0.045
  30. A prospective study of oral contraceptive use and risk of breast cancer (Nurses' Health Study, United States). Cancer Causes Control. 1997 Jan; 8(1):65-72.
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    Score: 0.045
  31. A prospective study of cigarette smoking and the risk of pancreatic cancer. Arch Intern Med. 1996 Oct 28; 156(19):2255-60.
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    Score: 0.045
  32. Toenail trace element levels and breast cancer: a prospective study. Am J Epidemiol. 1996 Oct 01; 144(7):653-60.
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    Score: 0.044
  33. Prospective assessment of breastfeeding and breast cancer incidence among 89,887 women. Lancet. 1996 Feb 17; 347(8999):431-6.
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    Score: 0.042
  34. Body weight and mortality among women. N Engl J Med. 1995 Sep 14; 333(11):677-85.
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    Score: 0.041
  35. Aspirin and the risk of colorectal cancer in women. N Engl J Med. 1995 Sep 07; 333(10):609-14.
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    Score: 0.041
  36. Alcohol, height, and adiposity in relation to estrogen and prolactin levels in postmenopausal women. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1995 Sep 06; 87(17):1297-302.
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    Score: 0.041
  37. A prospective study of incident squamous cell carcinoma of the skin in the nurses' health study. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1995 Jul 19; 87(14):1061-6.
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    Score: 0.041
  38. A prospective study of reproductive factors and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer. Cancer. 1995 Jul 15; 76(2):284-90.
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    Score: 0.041
  39. The use of estrogens and progestins and the risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women. N Engl J Med. 1995 Jun 15; 332(24):1589-93.
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    Score: 0.041
  40. Reproductive factors and family history of breast cancer in relation to plasma estrogen and prolactin levels in postmenopausal women in the Nurses' Health Study (United States). Cancer Causes Control. 1995 May; 6(3):217-24.
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    Score: 0.040
  41. Prospective study of toenail selenium levels and cancer among women. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1995 Apr 05; 87(7):497-505.
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    Score: 0.040
  42. A prospective study of cigarette smoking and risk of colorectal adenoma and colorectal cancer in U.S. women. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1994 Feb 02; 86(3):192-9.
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    Score: 0.037
  43. Tubal ligation, hysterectomy, and risk of ovarian cancer. A prospective study. JAMA. 1993 Dec 15; 270(23):2813-8.
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    Score: 0.037
  44. Smoking cessation in relation to total mortality rates in women. A prospective cohort study. Ann Intern Med. 1993 Nov 15; 119(10):992-1000.
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    Score: 0.036
  45. A prospective study of the intake of vitamins C, E, and A and the risk of breast cancer. N Engl J Med. 1993 Jul 22; 329(4):234-40.
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    Score: 0.036
  46. Dietary fat and fiber in relation to risk of breast cancer. An 8-year follow-up. JAMA. 1992 Oct 21; 268(15):2037-44.
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    Score: 0.034
  47. Type of postmenopausal hormone use and risk of breast cancer: 12-year follow-up from the Nurses' Health Study. Cancer Causes Control. 1992 Sep; 3(5):433-9.
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    Score: 0.033
  48. A prospective study of selenium status and breast cancer risk. JAMA. 1990 Sep 05; 264(9):1128-31.
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    Score: 0.029
  49. Predictors of selenium concentration in human toenails. Am J Epidemiol. 1990 Jul; 132(1):114-22.
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    Score: 0.029
  50. A prospective study of dietary lactose and ovarian cancer. Int J Cancer. 2004 Jun 10; 110(2):271-7.
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    Score: 0.019
  51. Night-shift work and risk of colorectal cancer in the nurses' health study. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2003 Jun 04; 95(11):825-8.
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    Score: 0.018
  52. Meat, fish and egg intake and risk of breast cancer. Int J Cancer. 2003 Mar 20; 104(2):221-7.
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    Score: 0.017
  53. Dietary fat and risk of lung cancer in a pooled analysis of prospective studies. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2002 Oct; 11(10 Pt 1):987-92.
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    Score: 0.017
  54. Correlates of bone and blood lead levels among middle-aged and elderly women. Am J Epidemiol. 2002 Aug 15; 156(4):335-43.
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    Score: 0.017
  55. A sequence repeat in the insulin-like growth factor-1 gene and risk of breast cancer. Int J Cancer. 2002 Jul 20; 100(3):332-6.
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    Score: 0.017
  56. Dietary fat intake and ovarian cancer in a cohort of US women. Am J Epidemiol. 2002 Jul 01; 156(1):22-31.
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    Score: 0.017
  57. Vitamins and carotenoids intake and the risk of basal cell carcinoma of the skin in women (United States). Cancer Causes Control. 2002 Apr; 13(3):221-30.
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    Score: 0.016
  58. The influence of folate and multivitamin use on the familial risk of colon cancer in women. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2002 Mar; 11(3):227-34.
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    Score: 0.016
  59. Long or highly irregular menstrual cycles as a marker for risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus. JAMA. 2001 Nov 21; 286(19):2421-6.
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    Score: 0.016
  60. Rotating night shifts and risk of breast cancer in women participating in the nurses' health study. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2001 Oct 17; 93(20):1563-8.
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    Score: 0.016
  61. Prospective study of recreational physical activity and ovarian cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2001 Jun 20; 93(12):942-8.
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    Score: 0.015
  62. Vitamin supplement use and the risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma among women and men. Am J Epidemiol. 2001 Jun 01; 153(11):1056-63.
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    Score: 0.015
  63. Being breastfed in infancy and breast cancer incidence in adult life: results from the two nurses' health studies. Am J Epidemiol. 2001 Feb 01; 153(3):275-83.
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    Score: 0.015
  64. Plasma 1,25-dihydroxy- and 25-hydroxyvitamin D and adenomatous polyps of the distal colorectum. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2000 Oct; 9(10):1059-65.
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    Score: 0.015
  65. Intakes of fruits, vegetables, and related nutrients and the risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma among women. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2000 May; 9(5):477-85.
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    Score: 0.014
  66. Prospective study of talc use and ovarian cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2000 Feb 02; 92(3):249-52.
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    Score: 0.014
  67. Waist circumference, waist:hip ratio, and risk of breast cancer in the Nurses' Health Study. Am J Epidemiol. 1999 Dec 15; 150(12):1316-24.
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    Score: 0.014
  68. Oral contraceptive use and risk of melanoma in premenopausal women. Br J Cancer. 1999 Nov; 81(5):918-23.
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    Score: 0.014
  69. Dietary fat and protein in relation to risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma among women. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1999 Oct 20; 91(20):1751-8.
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    Score: 0.014
  70. A prospective study of folate intake and the risk of breast cancer. JAMA. 1999 May 05; 281(17):1632-7.
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    Score: 0.013
  71. Prospective study of adult onset diabetes mellitus (type 2) and risk of colorectal cancer in women. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1999 Mar 17; 91(6):542-7.
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    Score: 0.013
  72. Dietary carotenoids and vitamins A, C, and E and risk of breast cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1999 Mar 17; 91(6):547-56.
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    Score: 0.013
  73. Association of dietary intake of fat and fatty acids with risk of breast cancer. JAMA. 1999 Mar 10; 281(10):914-20.
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    Score: 0.013
  74. Epidemiology of interstitial cystitis: a population based study. J Urol. 1999 Feb; 161(2):549-52.
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    Score: 0.013
  75. Dietary fiber and the risk of colorectal cancer and adenoma in women. N Engl J Med. 1999 Jan 21; 340(3):169-76.
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    Score: 0.013
  76. Multivitamin use, folate, and colon cancer in women in the Nurses' Health Study. Ann Intern Med. 1998 Oct 01; 129(7):517-24.
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    Score: 0.013
  77. Predictors of dietary heterocyclic amine intake in three prospective cohorts. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 1998 Jun; 7(6):523-9.
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    Score: 0.012
  78. Circulating concentrations of insulin-like growth factor-I and risk of breast cancer. Lancet. 1998 May 09; 351(9113):1393-6.
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    Score: 0.012
  79. Menstrual cycle characteristics and history of ovulatory infertility in relation to breast cancer risk in a large cohort of US women. Am J Epidemiol. 1998 Apr 01; 147(7):636-43.
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    Score: 0.012
  80. Dual effects of weight and weight gain on breast cancer risk. JAMA. 1997 Nov 05; 278(17):1407-11.
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    Score: 0.012
  81. A prospective study of pregravid determinants of gestational diabetes mellitus. JAMA. 1997 Oct 01; 278(13):1078-83.
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    Score: 0.012
  82. Past use of oral contraceptives and the risk of developing systemic lupus erythematosus. Arthritis Rheum. 1997 May; 40(5):804-8.
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    Score: 0.012
  83. Birthweight as a risk factor for breast cancer. Lancet. 1996 Dec 07; 348(9041):1542-6.
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    Score: 0.011
  84. Calcium, vitamin D, and the occurrence of colorectal cancer among women. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1996 Oct 02; 88(19):1375-82.
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    Score: 0.011
  85. Hair dye use and the risk of developing systemic lupus erythematosus. Arthritis Rheum. 1996 Apr; 39(4):657-62.
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    Score: 0.011
  86. Silicone breast implants and the risk of connective-tissue diseases and symptoms. N Engl J Med. 1995 Jun 22; 332(25):1666-70.
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    Score: 0.010
  87. Childhood socioeconomic status and risk of cardiovascular disease in middle aged US women: a prospective study. J Epidemiol Community Health. 1995 Feb; 49(1):10-5.
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    Score: 0.010
  88. A prospective study of family history and the risk of colorectal cancer. N Engl J Med. 1994 Dec 22; 331(25):1669-74.
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    Score: 0.010
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