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    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 1, No. 2, Fall 1996 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1996)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. Campaign for Reducing the Risk for Breast Cancer; BCERF and Cornell Cooperative Extension; Cancer Risk of Farm Women in New York State; ...
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 1, No. 1, Spring 1996 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1996)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors; Breast Cancer Rates in New York State for 1988 -1992; Science-Based Information for Decision ...
    • Mortality from Breast Cancer NY State Map 1988-1992 

      Snedeker, Jeffrey; Snedeker, Suzanne (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1996-02)
      1988-1992 Breast Cancer Mortality Map. This color-coded map of New York State breast cancer mortality rates by county was created using data from the New York State Department of Health's Cancer Registry. Maps show ...
    • Incidence of Breast Cancer NY State Map 1988-1992 

      Snedeker, Jeffrey; Snedeker, Suzanne (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1996-02)
      1988-1992 Breast Cancer Incidence Map. This color-coded map of New York State breast cancer incidence rates by county was created using data from the New York State Department of Health's Cancer Registry. Maps show ...
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 2, No. 4, Fall/Winter 1997 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1997)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. Family History and Breast Cancer Risk; ICET Symposium Summary on the Science That Drives Policy; Ad Hoc Discussion Group Summary September ...
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 2, No. 2, Spring 1997 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1997)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. Intergeneration Approaches to Reducing Breast Cancer Risk; College of Human Ecology - Approaching and Responding to Needs; Feature on Dr. ...
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 2, No. 1, Winter 1997 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1997)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. Established Risk Factors for Breast Cancer; Pesticide Use in New York State and the New Pesticide Reporting Law; Ad Hoc Discussion Group ...
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 2, No. 3, Fall 1997 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1997)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. Environmental Chemicals and Breast Cancer; Making Sense of the Estrogen Puzzle; Announcement - Symposium on The Science that Drives Policy; ...
    • The Biology of Breast Cancer, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 5 

      Clark, Rachel Ann; Levine, Roy; Snedeker, Suzanne (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1997-10)
      This fact sheet describes the biology of the developing breast as well as critical periods of susceptibility to breast cancer, and the stages of breast tumor development. It also includes information on how normal and ...
    • Tumor Suppressor Cells - Guardians of Our Cells, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 6 

      Putta, Madhuri; Snedeker, Suzanne (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1997-12)
      This fact sheet describes the critical role that tumor suppressor genes play in regulating normal cells, and how mutations (changes) to these genes can contribute to the formation of cancer cells.
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 3, No. 4, Fall 1998 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. 1998 National Events Addressing Breast Cancer and the Environment; Partnering to Improve Outcomes - Government Sponsored Programs; New ...
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 3, No. 2, Spring 1998 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. Communicating to Reduce the Risk for Breast Cancer; Research Commentary on Risk Communication; Ad Hoc Discussion Group Summary February 1998
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 3, No. 3, Summer 1998 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. Contributions of Animal Research to Understanding Human Breast Cancer; Research Commentary on Anti-Angiogenic Drugs; Ad Hoc Discussion ...
    • The Ribbon Newsletter, Vol. 3, No. 1, Winter 1998 

      Unknown author (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998)
      Topics of articles included in this issue of The Ribbon Newsletter are listed below. Fundamentals for Interpreting Breast Cancer Epidemiology; Feature on demographer Dr. Banoo Parpia; Breast Cancer Core Questionnaire; ...
    • Alcohol and the Risk of Breast Cancer Fact Sheet No. 13 

      Napieralski, Julie A.; Devine, Carol (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      The relationship between alcohol consumption and the risk of breast cancer is currently the focus of much research. Since alcohol consumption is a modifiable behavior, information regarding its association with breast ...
    • Pesticides and Breast Cancer Risk, An Evaluation of Heptachlor, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 12 

      Gandhi, Renu; Snedeker, Suzanne M. (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      This fact sheet describes the scientific evidence of whether the pesticide heptachlor and its breakdown product heptachlor epoxide affects the risk of breast cancer and other cancers. This includes information on the history ...
    • Pesticides and Breast Cancer Risk, An Evaluation of Cyanazine, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 17 

      Snedeker, Suzanne M. (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      This fact sheet describes the evidence of whether the herbicide cyanazine affects the risk of breast cancer and other cancers. This includes information on its past use in agriculture, how federal agencies regulate this ...
    • Pesticides and Breast Cancer Risk, An Evaluation of Lindane, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 15 

      Gandhi, Renu; Snedeker, Suzanne M. (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      This fact sheet describes the evidence of whether the insecticide lindane (gamma-hexachlorocyclohexane) affects the risk of breast cancer and other cancers. This includes information on its use in agriculture and in anti-lice ...
    • Estrogen and Breast Cancer: What is the Relationship?, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 9 

      Clark, Rachel Ann; Snedeker, Suzanne; Devine, Carol (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      This fact sheet discusses the role the hormone estrogen plays in the normal development of the breast as well as why lifetime exposure to estrogen is associated with a higher risk of breast cancer.
    • Pesticides and Breast Cancer Risk, An Evaluation of 2,4-D, BCERF Fact Sheet No. 14 

      Gandhi, Renu; Snedeker, Suzanne M. (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      This fact sheet describes the scientific evidence of whether the herbicide 2, 4-D affects the risk of breast cancer and other cancers. This includes information on past and current use of 2,4-D for weed control, how federal ...