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

Publication Type:

Journal Article


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)


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


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.