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Polymorphisms in Phase I and Phase II genes and breast cancer risk and relations to persistent organic pollutant exposure: a case–control study in Inuit women

Overview of attention for article published in Environmental Health, March 2014
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
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  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (59th percentile)

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Title
Polymorphisms in Phase I and Phase II genes and breast cancer risk and relations to persistent organic pollutant exposure: a case–control study in Inuit women
Published in
Environmental Health, March 2014
DOI 10.1186/1476-069x-13-19
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Authors

Mandana Ghisari, Hans Eiberg, Manhai Long, Eva C Bonefeld-Jørgensen

Abstract

We have previously reported that chemicals belonging to the persistent organic pollutants (POPs) such as perfluorinated compounds (PFAS) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) are risk factors in Breast Cancer (BC) development in Greenlandic Inuit women. The present case-control study aimed to investigate the main effect of polymorphisms in genes involved in xenobiotic metabolism and estrogen biosynthesis, CYP1A1, CYP1B1, COMT and CYP17, CYP19 and the BRCA1 founder mutation in relation to BC risk and to explore possible interactions between the gene polymorphisms and serum POP levels on BC risk in Greenlandic Inuit women.

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The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 112 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Romania 1 <1%
Taiwan 1 <1%
Unknown 110 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 20 18%
Researcher 17 15%
Student > Ph. D. Student 15 13%
Student > Bachelor 10 9%
Student > Doctoral Student 8 7%
Other 15 13%
Unknown 27 24%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 25 22%
Environmental Science 12 11%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 11 10%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 8 7%
Nursing and Health Professions 5 4%
Other 24 21%
Unknown 27 24%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 21. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 07 July 2020.
All research outputs
#1,636,820
of 24,351,425 outputs
Outputs from Environmental Health
#338
of 1,555 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#16,480
of 226,344 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Environmental Health
#10
of 22 outputs
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