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Grant Number: 5U01CA069446-16 Interpret this number
Primary Investigator: Buys, Saundra
Organization: University Of Utah
Project Title: Utah Breast Cancer Family Registry
Fiscal Year: 2010
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Abstract

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The major strength of the Utah site of the Breast Cancer Family Registry (B-CFR) is the cost-effective enrollment of multiple members of families who are at the highest risk for breast cancer because they have mutations in breast cancer predisposition genes. In addition, we have close and regular clinical contact with members of these families through provision of clinical oncology and genetic counseling services by key personnel of the Utah B-CFR. Each of the major research themes of the restructured B-CFR genetic factors associated with breast cancer risk, environmental modifiers of risk, translational and clinical studies, and behavioral response to familial breast cancer will either be enhanced by the enrollment of additional mutation carriers or will be possible primarily because of the therapeutic relationship between the investigators and subjects who will be willing to enroll in studies of screening, prevention, treatment and behavioral/psychosocial issues. In the past 10 years Utah has enrolled about 4 percent of the total subjects accrued to the B-CFR. At the same time, Utah has contributed nearly 24 percent of the total number of the BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers, most of whom have mutations other than those seen in the Ashkenazi population. Fifty percent of our subjects enrolled in the past 5 years have been mutation carriers. We propose to continue to enroll and collect data and biospecimens from additional subjects and families with germline mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2. We will also provide leadership for the Clinical/Translational Working Group to identify studies that will assist our understanding of 1) the screening methods that best recognize cancer in BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation carriers and other high-risk subjects, and 2) the outcomes associated with various treatments and preventive methods. These activities will facilitate the translation of genetic epidemiology into improved medical care for B-CFR participants and breast cancer patients in general.

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Publications

Breast-cancer risk in families with mutations in PALB2.
Authors: Antoniou AC, Casadei S, Heikkinen T, Barrowdale D, Pylkäs K, Roberts J, Lee A, Subramanian D, De Leeneer K, Fostira F, Tomiak E, Neuhausen SL, Teo ZL, Khan S, Aittomäki K, Moilanen JS, Turnbull C, Seal S, Mannermaa A, Kallioniemi A, Lindeman GJ, Buys SS, Andrulis IL, Radice P, Tondini C, Manoukian S, Toland AE, Miron P, Weitzel JN, Domchek SM, Poppe B, Claes KB, Yannoukakos D, Concannon P, Bernstein JL, James PA, Easton DF, Goldgar DE, Hopper JL, Rahman N, Peterlongo P, Nevanlinna H, King MC, Couch FJ, Southey MC, Winqvist R, Foulkes WD, Tischkowitz M
Source: N Engl J Med, 2014 Aug 7;371(6), p. 497-506.
PMID: 25099575
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Oral contraceptive and reproductive risk factors for ovarian cancer within sisters in the breast cancer family registry.
Authors: Ferris JS, Daly MB, Buys SS, Genkinger JM, Liao Y, Terry MB
Source: Br J Cancer, 2014 Feb 18;110(4), p. 1074-80.
EPub date: 2014 Jan 7.
PMID: 24398512
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Tumour morphology predicts PALB2 germline mutation status.
Authors: Teo ZL, Provenzano E, Dite GS, Park DJ, Apicella C, Sawyer SD, James PA, Mitchell G, Trainer AH, Lindeman GJ, Shackleton K, Cicciarelli L, kConFab, Buys SS, Andrulis IL, Mulligan AM, Glendon G, John EM, Terry MB, Daly M, Odefrey FA, Nguyen-Dumont T, Giles GG, Dowty JG, Winship I, Goldgar DE, Hopper JL, Southey MC
Source: Br J Cancer, 2013 Jul 9;109(1), p. 154-63.
EPub date: 2013 Jun 20.
PMID: 23787919
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Using SNP genotypes to improve the discrimination of a simple breast cancer risk prediction model.
Authors: Dite GS, Mahmoodi M, Bickerstaffe A, Hammet F, Macinnis RJ, Tsimiklis H, Dowty JG, Apicella C, Phillips KA, Giles GG, Southey MC, Hopper JL
Source: Breast Cancer Res Treat, 2013 Jun;139(3), p. 887-96.
EPub date: 2013 Jun 18.
PMID: 23774992
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Evidence of gene-environment interactions between common breast cancer susceptibility loci and established environmental risk factors.
Authors: Nickels S, Truong T, Hein R, Stevens K, Buck K, Behrens S, Eilber U, Schmidt M, Häberle L, Vrieling A, Gaudet M, Figueroa J, Schoof N, Spurdle AB, Rudolph A, Fasching PA, Hopper JL, Makalic E, Schmidt DF, Southey MC, Beckmann MW, Ekici AB, Fletcher O, Gibson L, Silva Idos S, Peto J, Humphreys MK, Wang J, Cordina-Duverger E, Menegaux F, Nordestgaard BG, Bojesen SE, Lanng C, Anton-Culver H, Ziogas A, Bernstein L, Clarke CA, Brenner H, Müller H, Arndt V, Stegmaier C, Brauch H, Brüning T, Harth V, Genica Network, Mannermaa A, Kataja V, Kosma VM, Hartikainen JM, kConFab, AOCS Management Group, Lambrechts D, Smeets D, Neven P, Paridaens R, Flesch-Janys D, Obi N, Wang-Gohrke S, Couch FJ, Olson JE, Vachon CM, Giles GG, Severi G, Baglietto L, Offit K, John EM, Miron A, Andrulis IL, Knight JA, Glendon G, Mulligan AM, Chanock SJ, Lissowska J, Liu J, Cox A, Cramp H, Connley D, Balasubramanian S, Dunning AM, Shah M, Trentham-Dietz A, Newcomb P, Titus L, Egan K, Cahoon EK, Rajaraman P, Sigurdson AJ, Doody MM, Guénel P, Pharoah PD, Schmidt MK, Hall P, Easton DF, Garcia-Closas M, Milne RL, Chang-Claude J
Source: PLoS Genet, 2013;9(3), p. e1003284.
EPub date: 2013 Mar 27.
PMID: 23544014
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Genome-wide association study in BRCA1 mutation carriers identifies novel loci associated with breast and ovarian cancer risk.
Authors: Couch FJ, Wang X, McGuffog L, Lee A, Olswold C, Kuchenbaecker KB, Soucy P, Fredericksen Z, Barrowdale D, Dennis J, Gaudet MM, Dicks E, Kosel M, Healey S, Sinilnikova OM, Lee A, Bacot F, Vincent D, Hogervorst FB, Peock S, Stoppa-Lyonnet D, Jakubowska A, kConFab Investigators, Radice P, Schmutzler RK, SWE-BRCA, Domchek SM, Piedmonte M, Singer CF, Friedman E, Thomassen M, Ontario Cancer Genetics Network, Hansen TV, Neuhausen SL, Szabo CI, Blanco I, Greene MH, Karlan BY, Garber J, Phelan CM, Weitzel JN, Montagna M, Olah E, Andrulis IL, Godwin AK, Yannoukakos D, Goldgar DE, Caldes T, Nevanlinna H, Osorio A, Terry MB, Daly MB, van Rensburg EJ, Hamann U, Ramus SJ, Toland AE, Caligo MA, Olopade OI, Tung N, Claes K, Beattie MS, Southey MC, Imyanitov EN, Tischkowitz M, Janavicius R, John EM, Kwong A, Diez O, Balmańa J, Barkardottir RB, Arun BK, Rennert G, Teo SH, Ganz PA, Campbell I, van der Hout AH, van Deurzen CH, Seynaeve C, Gómez Garcia EB, van Leeuwen FE, Meijers-Heijboer HE, Gille JJ, Ausems MG, Blok MJ, Ligtenberg MJ, Rookus MA, Devilee P, Verhoef S, van Os TA, Wijnen JT, HEBON, EMBRACE, Frost D, Ellis S, Fineberg E, Platte R, Evans DG, Izatt L, Eeles RA, Adlard J, Eccles DM, Cook J, Brewer C, Douglas F, Hodgson S, Morrison PJ, Side LE, Donaldson A, Houghton C, Rogers MT, Dorkins H, Eason J, Gregory H, McCann E, Murray A, Calender A, Hardouin A, Berthet P, Delnatte C, Nogues C, Lasset C, Houdayer C, Leroux D, Rouleau E, Prieur F, Damiola F, Sobol H, Coupier I, Venat-Bouvet L, Castera L, Gauthier-Villars M, Léoné M, Pujol P, Mazoyer S, Bignon YJ, GEMO Study Collaborators, Z?owocka-Per?owska E, Gronwald J, Lubinski J, Durda K, Jaworska K, Huzarski T, Spurdle AB, Viel A, Peissel B, Bonanni B, Melloni G, Ottini L, Papi L, Varesco L, Tibiletti MG, Peterlongo P, Volorio S, Manoukian S, Pensotti V, Arnold N, Engel C, Deissler H, Gadzicki D, Gehrig A, Kast K, Rhiem K, Meindl A, Niederacher D, Ditsch N, Plendl H, Preisler-Adams S, Engert S, Sutter C, Varon-Mateeva R, Wappenschmidt B, Weber BH, Arver B, Stenmark-Askmalm M, Loman N, Rosenquist R, Einbeigi Z, Nathanson KL, Rebbeck TR, Blank SV, Cohn DE, Rodriguez GC, Small L, Friedlander M, Bae-Jump VL, Fink-Retter A, Rappaport C, Gschwantler-Kaulich D, Pfeiler G, Tea MK, Lindor NM, Kaufman B, Shimon Paluch S, Laitman Y, Skytte AB, Gerdes AM, Pedersen IS, Moeller ST, Kruse TA, Jensen UB, Vijai J, Sarrel K, Robson M, Kauff N, Mulligan AM, Glendon G, Ozcelik H, Ejlertsen B, Nielsen FC, Jřnson L, Andersen MK, Ding YC, Steele L, Foretova L, Teulé A, Lazaro C, Brunet J, Pujana MA, Mai PL, Loud JT, Walsh C, Lester J, Orsulic S, Narod SA, Herzog J, Sand SR, Tognazzo S, Agata S, Vaszko T, Weaver J, Stavropoulou AV, Buys SS, Romero A, de la Hoya M, Aittomäki K, Muranen TA, Duran M, Chung WK, Lasa A, Dorfling CM, Miron A, BCFR, Benitez J, Senter L, Huo D, Chan SB, Sokolenko AP, Chiquette J, Tihomirova L, Friebel TM, Agnarsson BA, Lu KH, Lejbkowicz F, James PA, Hall P, Dunning AM, Tessier D, Cunningham J, Slager SL, Wang C, Hart S, Stevens K, Simard J, Pastinen T, Pankratz VS, Offit K, Easton DF, Chenevix-Trench G, Antoniou AC, CIMBA
Source: PLoS Genet, 2013;9(3), p. e1003212.
EPub date: 2013 Mar 27.
PMID: 23544013
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Identification of a BRCA2-specific modifier locus at 6p24 related to breast cancer risk.
Authors: Gaudet MM, Kuchenbaecker KB, Vijai J, Klein RJ, Kirchhoff T, McGuffog L, Barrowdale D, Dunning AM, Lee A, Dennis J, Healey S, Dicks E, Soucy P, Sinilnikova OM, Pankratz VS, Wang X, Eldridge RC, Tessier DC, Vincent D, Bacot F, Hogervorst FB, Peock S, Stoppa-Lyonnet D, KConFab Investigators, Peterlongo P, Schmutzler RK, Nathanson KL, Piedmonte M, Singer CF, Thomassen M, Ontario Cancer Genetics Network, Hansen Tv, Neuhausen SL, Blanco I, Greene MH, Garber J, Weitzel JN, Andrulis IL, Goldgar DE, D'Andrea E, Caldes T, Nevanlinna H, Osorio A, van Rensburg EJ, Arason A, Rennert G, van den Ouweland AM, van der Hout AH, Kets CM, Aalfs CM, Wijnen JT, Ausems MG, HEBON, EMBRACE, Frost D, Ellis S, Fineberg E, Platte R, Evans DG, Jacobs C, Adlard J, Tischkowitz M, Porteous ME, Damiola F, GEMO Study Collaborators, Golmard L, Barjhoux L, Longy M, Belotti M, Ferrer SF, Mazoyer S, Spurdle AB, Manoukian S, Barile M, Genuardi M, Arnold N, Meindl A, Sutter C, Wappenschmidt B, Domchek SM, Pfeiler G, Friedman E, Jensen UB, Robson M, Shah S, Lazaro C, Mai PL, Benitez J, Southey MC, Schmidt MK, Fasching PA, Peto J, Humphreys MK, Wang Q, Michailidou K, Sawyer EJ, Burwinkel B, Guénel P, Bojesen SE, Milne RL, Brenner H, Lochmann M, GENICA Network, Aittomäki K, Dörk T, Margolin S, Mannermaa A, Lambrechts D, Chang-Claude J, Radice P, Giles GG, Haiman CA, Winqvist R, Devillee P, García-Closas M, Schoof N, Hooning MJ, Cox A, Pharoah PD, Jakubowska A, Orr N, González-Neira A, Pita G, Alonso MR, Hall P, Couch FJ, Simard J, Altshuler D, Easton DF, Chenevix-Trench G, Antoniou AC, Offit K
Source: PLoS Genet, 2013;9(3), p. e1003173.
EPub date: 2013 Mar 27.
PMID: 23544012
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Risk of pancreatic cancer in breast cancer families from the breast cancer family registry.
Authors: Mocci E, Milne RL, Méndez-Villamil EY, Hopper JL, John EM, Andrulis IL, Chung WK, Daly M, Buys SS, Malats N, Goldgar DE
Source: Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev, 2013 May;22(5), p. 803-11.
EPub date: 2013 Mar 1.
PMID: 23456555
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Whole exome sequencing suggests much of non-BRCA1/BRCA2 familial breast cancer is due to moderate and low penetrance susceptibility alleles.
Authors: Gracia-Aznarez FJ, Fernandez V, Pita G, Peterlongo P, Dominguez O, de la Hoya M, Duran M, Osorio A, Moreno L, Gonzalez-Neira A, Rosa-Rosa JM, Sinilnikova O, Mazoyer S, Hopper J, Lazaro C, Southey M, Odefrey F, Manoukian S, Catucci I, Caldes T, Lynch HT, Hilbers FS, van Asperen CJ, Vasen HF, Goldgar D, Radice P, Devilee P, Benitez J
Source: PLoS One, 2013;8(2), p. e55681.
EPub date: 2013 Feb 8.
PMID: 23409019
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