No association between cSHMT genotypes and the risk of breast cancer in the Nurses' Health Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Genetic Predisposition to Disease
  • Glycine Hydroxymethyltransferase
  • Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase (NADPH2)
  • Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide

abstract

  • There was no evidence of an association between the cSHMT genotype and breast cancer occurrence. Further research in populations with differing average folate intake may be required to fully understand the interactions of folate nutrition, sequence variation in folate genes and breast cancer risk.

publication date

  • January 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3033771

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1038/ejcn.2009.104

PubMed ID

  • 19707223

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 108

end page

  • 10

volume

  • 64

number

  • 1