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    • Development and validation of a simple questionnaire for the identification of hereditary breast cancer in primary care 

      Prolla, Patrícia Ashton; Giacomazzi, Juliana; Schmidt, Aishameriane Venes; Roth, Fernanda Lenara; Palmero, Edenir Inêz; Kalakun, Luciane; Aguiar, Ernestina Silva de; Moreira, Susana Mayer; Batassini, Érica; Belo-Reyes, Vanessa; Faccini, Lavinia Schuler; Giugliani, Roberto; Caleffi, Maira; Camey, Suzi Alves (2009) [Journal article]
      Background: Breast cancer is a significant public health problem worldwide and the development of tools to identify individuals at-risk for hereditary breast cancer syndromes, where specific interventions can be proposed ...
    • GSTM1, GSTT1, and GSTP1 polymorphisms, breast cancer risk factors and mammographic density in women submetted to breast cancer screening 

      Aguiar, Ernestina Silva de; Giacomazzi, Juliana; Schmidt, Aishameriane Venes; Bock, Hugo; Pereira, Maria Luiza Saraiva; Faccini, Lavinia Schuler; Duarte Filho, Dakir Lourenço; Santos, Pollyanna Almeida Costa dos; Giugliani, Roberto; Caleffi, Maira; Camey, Suzi Alves; Prolla, Patrícia Ashton (2012) [Journal article]
      Polimorfismos genéticos em genes relacionados com o metabolismo de xenobióticos, como os genes da superfamília das glutationa S-transferases (GSTM1, GSTT1 e GSTP1) têm sido associados com o aumento do risco para câncer de ...
    • Population prevalence of hereditary breast cancer phenotypes and implementation of a genetic cancer risk assessment program in southern Brazil 

      Palmero, Edenir Inêz; Caleffi, Maira; Faccini, Lavinia Schuler; Roth, Fernanda Lenara; Kalakun, Luciane; Netto, Cristina Brinckmann Oliveira; Skonieski, Giovana; Giacomazzi, Juliana; Weber, Bernadete; Giugliani, Roberto; Camey, Suzi Alves; Prolla, Patrícia Ashton (2009) [Journal article]
      In 2004, a population-based cohort (the Núcleo Mama Porto Alegre - NMPOA Cohort) was started in Porto Alegre, southern Brazil and within that cohort, a hereditary breast cancer study was initiated, aiming to determine the ...
    • Prevalence of ERα-397 PvuII C/T, ERα-351 XbaI A/G and PGR PROGINS polymorphisms in Brazilian breast cancer-unaffected women 

      Giacomazzi, Juliana; Aguiar, E.; Palmero, Edenir Inêz; Schmidt, Adriana Vidal; Skonieski, Giovana; Filho, D.; Bock, Hugo; Pereira, Maria Luiza Saraiva; Ewald, Ingrid Petroni; Faccini, Lavinia Schuler; Camey, Suzi Alves; Caleffi, Maira; Giugliani, Roberto; Prolla, Patrícia Ashton (2012) [Journal article]
      Polymorphisms of hormone receptor genes have been linked to modifications in reproductive factors and to an increased risk of breast cancer (BC). In the present study, we have determined the allelic and genotypic frequencies ...
    • Prevalence of the STK15 F31I polymorphism and its relationship with mammographic density 

      Giacomazzi, Juliana; Aguiar, Ernestina Silva de; Palmero, Edenir Inêz; Schmidt, Aishameriane Venes; Skonieski, Giovana; Duarte Filho, Dakir Lourenço; Bock, Hugo; Pereira, Maria Luiza Saraiva; Faccini, Lavinia Schuler; Camey, Suzi Alves; Caleffi, Maira; Giugliani, Roberto; Prolla, Patrícia Ashton (2011) [Journal article]
      Several studies have identified the single nucleotide polymorphism STK15 F31I as a low-penetrance risk allele for breast cancer, but its prevalence and risk association in the Brazilian population have not been determined. ...
    • Reproductive outcomes in an area adjacent to a petrochemical plant in southern Brazil 

      Oliveira, Lenice Minussi; Stein, Nina Rodrigues; Sanseverino, Maria Teresa Vieira; Vargas, Vera Maria Ferrao; Fachel, Jandyra Maria Guimarães; Faccini, Lavinia Schuler (2002) [Journal article]
      Objetivo: Avaliar os possíveis riscos reprodutivos em uma região próxima a pólo petroquímico situado no Rio Grande do Sul. Métodos: Foram analisados 17.113 registros de nascimentos ocorridos no principal hospital da região, ...
    • Twin peaks : a spatial and temporal study of twinning rates in Brazil 

      Santos, Augusto César Cardoso dos; Boquett, Juliano André; Oliveira, Marcelo Zagonel de; Callegari-Jacques, Sidia Maria; Barbian, Márcia Helena; Sanseverino, Maria Teresa Vieira; Matte, Ursula da Silveira; Faccini, Lavinia Schuler (2018) [Journal article]
      Twin births are an important public health issue due to health complications for both mother and children. While it is known that contemporary factors have drastically changed the epidemiology of twins in certain developed ...