Chi-Chen Hong, PhD

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health

Contact Information

Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Buffalo, NY 14263
Phone: 716-845-7785
Fax: 716-845-8125
Email: chi-chen.hong@roswellpark.org

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Research Interests: molecular epidemiology of breast cancer

Selected Publications

  • Hong C-C, Thompson HJ, Jiang C, Hammond GL, Tritchler D, Yaffe M, Boyd NF. Val158Met Polymorphism in Catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) Gene Associated with Risk Factors for Breast Cancer. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers Prevention 2003; 9:838-47.
  • Hong C-C, Tang B-K, Rao V, Agarwal S, Martin L, Tritchler D, Yaffe M, Boyd NF. Cytochrome P450 1A2 (CYP1A2) activity, mammographic density, and oxidative stress: a cross-sectional study. Breast Cancer Research 2004; 6:R338-351
  • Hong C-C, Tang B-K, Hammond GL, Tritchler D, Yaffe M, Boyd NF. Cytochrome P450 1A2 (CYP1A2) activity and risk factors for breast cancer: a cross-sectional study. Breast Cancer Research 2004; 6: R352-365.
  • Hong C-C, Thompson HJ, Jiang C, Hammond GL, Tritchler D, Yaffe M, Boyd NF. Association between the T27C polymorphism in the cytochrome P450c17a (CYP17) gene and risk factors for breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 2004; 88:217-230.
  • Yang J, Ambrosone C, Hong C, Ahn J, Rodreguez C, Thun M, Calle E. Relationships between polymorphisms in NOS3 and MPO genes, cigarette smoking, and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer. Carcinogenesis 2007; 28:1247-53.
  • Hong C-C, Ambrosone C, Ahn J, Chio J-Y, McCullough ML, Stevens VL, Rodriguez C, Thun MJ, Calle E. Genetic variability in iron-related oxidative stress pathways (Nrf2, NQO1, NOS3, and HO1), iron intake, and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev, in press.
  • McCann SE, McCann WE, Hong C-C, Marshall JR, Edge SB, Trevisan M, Muti P, Freudenheim JL. Dietary patterns related to glycemic index and load and risk of pre- and postmenopausal breast cancer in the Western New York Exposures and Breast Cancer (WEB) Study. Am J Clin Nutr 2007;86(2):465-471.

revised: 2007.12.12