Early-life factors and breast cancer risk in Hispanic women: the role of adolescent body size.

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 20, Issue 12, p.2572-82 (2011)


2011, Center-Authored Paper, Jan 12, January 2012, Public Health Sciences Division


Adult body size has long been known to influence breast cancer risk, and there is now increasing evidence that childhood and adolescent body size may also play a role.