Journal article

Body size from birth through adolescence in relation to risk of benign breast disease in young women

Catherine S Berkey, Bernard Rosner, Rulla M Tamimi, Walter C Willett, Martha Hickey, Adetunji Toriola, A Lindsay Frazier, Graham A Colditz

Breast Cancer Research and Treatment | SPRINGER | Published : 2017

Grants

Awarded by National Institutes of Health (Bethesda, MD)


Awarded by NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE


Awarded by NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF DIABETES AND DIGESTIVE AND KIDNEY DISEASES


Funding Acknowledgements

Supported by a Grant from The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (NYC, NY) to Dr. Colditz and by DK046834 from the National Institutes of Health (Bethesda, MD). Dr. Frazier was supported by an award from the American Institute for Cancer Research. Dr. Colditz, who founded GUTS, was supported, in part, by an American Cancer Society Clinical Research Professorship. The authors appreciate the ongoing, since 1996, dedication of our female GUTS participants and their mothers in NHSII.