Association between alcohol intake and serum sex hormones and peptides differs by tamoxifen use in breast cancer survivors.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology, Volume 17, Issue 11, p.3224-32 (2008)

Keywords:

2008, Alcohol Drinking, Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal, Breast Neoplasms, Center-Authored Paper, Cross-Sectional Studies, Dehydroepiandrosterone, Female, Gonadal Steroid Hormones, Humans, Leptin, Middle Aged, Nutrition Assessment Core Facility, Peptides, Postmenopause, Prevention Center Core Facility, Public Health Sciences Division, Questionnaires, Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin, Shared Resources, Specimen Processing Core Facility, Survivors, Tamoxifen

Abstract:

To measure the association between alcohol intake and 11 hormones and peptides in postmenopausal breast cancer survivors and to evaluate whether this association differs by tamoxifen use.