Assessing interactions between the associations of common genetic susceptibility variants, reproductive history and body mass index with breast cancer risk in the breast cancer association consortium: a combined case-control study

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Roger L Milne, Mia M Gaudet, Amanda B Spurdle, Peter A Fasching, Fergus J Couch, Javier Benítez, José Ignacio Arias Pérez, M Pilar Zamora, Núria Malats, Isabel Dos Santos Silva, Lorna J Gibson, Olivia Fletcher, Nichola Johnson, Hoda Anton-Culver, Argyrios Ziogas, Jonine Figueroa, Louise Brinton, Mark E Sherman, Jolanta Lissowska, John L Hopper & 31 others Gillian S Dite, Carmel Apicella, Melissa C Southey, Alice J Sigurdson, Martha S Linet, Sara J Schonfeld, D Michal Freedman, Arto Mannermaa, Veli-Matti Kosma, Vesa Kataja, Päivi Auvinen, Irene L Andrulis, Gord Glendon, Julia A Knight, Nayana Weerasooriya, Angela Cox, Malcolm Wr Reed, Simon S Cross, Alison M Dunning, Shahana Ahmed, Mitul Shah, Hiltrud Brauch, Yon-Dschun Ko, Thomas Brüning, Diether Lambrechts, Joke Reumers, Ann Smeets, Stig Egil Bojesen, Børge G Nordestgaard, Henrik Flyger, GENICA Network

Several common breast cancer genetic susceptibility variants have recently been identified. We aimed to determine how these variants combine with a subset of other known risk factors to influence breast cancer risk in white women of European ancestry using case-control studies participating in the Breast Cancer Association Consortium.
Original languageEnglish
JournalBreast Cancer Research (Online Edition)
Volume12
Issue number6
Pages (from-to)R110
ISSN1465-5411
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2010

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