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Researcher Publications

Elisa V. Bandera, MD, PhD

Selected Publications

(from >200)
  1. Bandera EV, Chandran U, Buckley B, Lin Y, Isukapalli S, Marshall I, King M, Zarbl H. Urinary mycoestrogens, body size, and breast development in New Jersey girls. Science of the Total Environment 2011 Nov 15;409(24):5221-7. Epub 2011 Oct 4.
  2. Parekh N, Chandran U, Bandera EV. Obesity in Cancer Survival. Annual Reviews of Nutrition 2012; 32:311-42.
  3. Kushi LH, Doyle C, McCullough M, Rock CL, Demark-Wahnefried W, Bandera EV, Gapstur S, Patel AV, Andrews K, Gansler T and the American Cancer Society 2010 Nutrition and Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee. American Cancer Society guidelines on nutrition and physical activity for cancer prevention: Reducing the risk of cancer with healthy food choices and physical activity, CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians 2012, 62 (1): 30-67.
  4. Rock CL, Doyle C, Demark-Wahnefried W, Meyerhardt J, Courneya KS, Schwartz AL, Bandera EV, Hamilton KK, Grant B, McCullough M, Byers T, Gansler T. Nutrition and physical activity guidelines for cancer survivors. CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians 2012; 62(4):242-74.
  5. Bandera, EV, Chandran U, Zirpoli G, McCann S, Ciupak G, Gong Z, Pawlish K, Ambrosone C. Body fatness and breast cancer risk in women of African ancestry. BMC Cancer. 2013 Oct 14;13:475. doi: 10.1186/1471-2407-13-475.
  6. Bandera EV, Chandran EV, Zirpoli G, Ciupak G, Bovbjerg D, Jandorf L, Pawlish K, Freudenheim J, Ambrosone CB. Body size in early life and breast cancer risk in African American and European American women. Cancer Causes and Control 2013 Dec;24(12):2231-43.
  7. Gong Z, Ambrosone CB, McCann SE, Zirpoli G, Chandran U, Hong CC, Bovbjerg DH, Jandorf L, Ciupak G, Pawlish K, Lu Q, Hwang H, Khoury T, Wiam B, Bandera EV. Associations of dietary folate, vitamin B6, B12 and methionine intake with risk of breast cancer among African American and European American women. International Journal of Cancer 2014; 134: 1422-35.
  8. Ambrosone CB, Zirpoli G, Ruszczyk M, Shankar J, Roberts M, Ciupak G, Hwang H, Khoury T, Jandorf L, Bovbjerg DH, Pawlish K, Bandera EV. Parity and breastfeeding among African-American women: Differential effects on breast cancer by estrogen and progesterone receptor status in the Women’s Circle of Health Study. Cancer Causes and Control 2014; 25: 259-65.
  9. Chan DSM, Vieira AR, Aune D, Bandera EV, Greenwood DC, McTiernan A, Navarro Rosenblatt D, Thune I, Vieira R, Norat T. Body mass index and breast cancer survival- A meta-analysis including 21,3075 women diagnosed with breast cancer. Annals of Oncology 2014 Oct;25(10):1901-14.
  10. Bandera EV, Chandran U, Hong CC, Troester M, Bethea TN, Adams-Campbell LL, Haiman CA, Park SY, Olshan AF, Ambrosone CB, Palmer JR, Rosenberg L. Obesity, body fat distribution and risk of breast cancer subtypes in African American women participating in the AMBER Consortium. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 2015 Apr;150(3):655-66.
  11. Bandera EV, Maskarinec G, Romieu I, John EM. Racial/ethnic disparities in the impact of obesity on breast cancer risk and survival: A global perspective. Advances in Nutrition 2015; 6: 803-819.
  12. Ambrosone CB, Zirpoli G, Hong CC, Yao S, Troester MA, Bandera EV, Schedin P, Bethea TN, Borges V, Park SY, Chandra D, Rosenberg L, Kolonel LN, Olshan AF, Palmer JR. Important role of menarche in development of estrogen receptor negative breast cancer in African American women. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2015 Jun 17;107(9). Pii: djv172. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djv172. Print 2015 Sep.
  13. Bandera, EV, Lee VS, Rodriguez-Rodriguez L, Powell CB, Kushi LH. Chemotherapy dosing and ovarian cancer survival in relation to body mass index. JAMA Oncology 2015; 1(6):737-45.
  14. Bandera EV, Qin B, Alberg AJ, Barnholtz-Sloan J, Bondy M, Cote ML, Funkhourse E, Peters E, Schwartz A, Terry P, Moorman PG, Schildkraut JM. Obesity, weight gain, and ovarian cancer risk in African Americans. International Journal of Cancer 2016; 139(3):593-600.
  15. Cannioto RA, LaMonte MJ, Kelemen LE, Risch HA, Eng KH, Minlikeeva AN, Hong CC, Szender JB, Sucheston-Campbell L, Joseph JM, Berchuck A, Chang-Claude J, Cramer DW, DeFazio A, Diergaarde B, Dörk T, Doherty JA, Edwards RP, Fridley BL, Friel G, Goode EL, Goodman MT, Hillemanns P, Hogdall E, Hosono S, Kelley JL, Kjaer SK, Klapdor R, Matsuo K, Odunsi K, Nagle CM, Olsen CM, Paddock LE, Pearce CL, Pike MC, Rossing MA, Schmalfeldt B, Segal BH, Szamreta EA, Thompson PJ, Tseng CC, Vierkant R, Schildkraut JM, Wentzensen N, Wicklund KG, Winham SJ, Wu AH, Modugno F, Ness RB, Jensen A, Webb PM, Terry K, Bandera EV, Moysich KB. Recreational physical inactivity and mortality in women with invasive epithelial ovarian cancer: evidence from the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium. British Journal of Cancer 2016 Jun 28;115(1):95-101.
  16. Qin B, Alberg AJ, Barnholtz-Sloan J, Bondy M, Cote ML, Funkhourse E, Peters E, Schwartz A, Terry P, Moorman PG, Schildkraut JM, Bandera EV. Dairy, Calcium, Vitamin D and Ovarian Cancer Risk in African-American Women. British Journal of Cancer 2016 Oct 25;115(9):1122-1130.
  17. Bandera EV, Fay SH, Giovannucci E, Leitzmann MF, Marklew R, McTiernan A, Mullee A, Romieu I, Thune I, Uauy R, Wiseman M, on behalf of the World Cancer Research Fund International Continuous Update Project. The use and interpretation of anthropometric measures in cancer epidemiology: A perspective from the World Cancer Research Fund International Continuous Update Project. International Journal of Cancer 2016 Dec 1;139(11):2391-7.
  18. Qin B, Moorman PG, Kelemen LE, Alberg AJ, Barnholtz-Sloan JS, Bondy M, Cote ML, Funkhouser E, Peters ES, Schwartz AG, Terry P, Schildkraut JM, Bandera EV. Dietary quality and ovarian cancer risk in African Americans. American Journal of Epidemiology 2017 May 23:1-9.
  19. Bandera EV, Lee VS, Rodriguez-Rodriguez L, Powell B, Kushi LH. Racial/ethnic disparities in ovarian cancer treatment and survival. Clinical Cancer Research 2016 Dec 1;22(23):5909-5914.
  20. Bandera, EV, Lee V, Qin B, Rodriguez-Rodriguez L, Powell B, Kushi LH. Impact of body mass index on ovarian cancer survival varies by stage. British Journal of Cancer 2017 Jul 11;117(2):282-289.

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