Navigation Links
High-fat diet during puberty linked to breast cancer risk later in life
Date:8/31/2010

standing what genes were turned on by progesterone led us to look at some of the same suspects with high-fat diets," Schwartz said. "It appears both processes may lead to inflammation in the mammary glands."

Since these inflammatory changes first occur during the crucial time of puberty, a period of intense development and cell division, it can have effects lasting a lifetime.

To test their findings, Haslam and Schwartz will lead a team analyzing two different mouse models of breast cancer and the effects of high-fat diets during puberty. They also will test several anti-inflammation interventions designed to overcome the negative effects of a high-fat diet on inflammation.

The initial MSU Breast Cancer and the Environment Research Center brought together researchers from MSU's colleges of Natural Science, Human Medicine and Veterinary Medicine to perform research into environmental impacts during puberty that affect breast cancer risk, as well as researchers in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences to study how to best communicate breast cancer health messages to the public.

The next phase of the studies will be through the expanded national Breast Cancer and the Environment Research Program. Besides performing biomedical research, the new project also will strive to communicate findings that can lessen the risk of breast cancer via awareness and avoidance of environmental risk factors. To that end, the Michigan Breast Cancer Coalition and colleagues in MSU's College of Communication Arts and Sciences are helping bring research findings to the public.


'/>"/>

Contact: Jason Cody
codyja@msu.edu
517-432-0924
Michigan State University
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Scientists discover why a mothers high-fat diet contributes to obesity in her children
2. High-fat diets inflame fat tissue around blood vessels, contribute to heart disease
3. Researchers uncover obesity gene involved in weight gain response to high-fat diet
4. High-fat diet affects physical and memory abilities of rats after 9 days
5. Do high-fat diets make us stupid and lazy?
6. TV bombards children with commercials for high-fat and high-sugar foods
7. Flavonoids in orange juice suppress oxidative stress from high-fat, high-carb meal
8. Experts discuss climate change during UH lecture series
9. During exercise, the human brain shifts into high gear on alternative energy
10. New study indicates link between weight gains during pregnancy and dieting history
11. Rethinking who should be considered essential during a pandemic flu outbreak
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/19/2014)... New measurements from fish purchased at retail seafood ... to which mislabeling can expose consumers to unexpectedly ... Fishery stock "substitutions"which falsely present a fish of ... originare the most dangerous mislabeling offense, according to ... scientists. , "Accurate labeling of seafood is essential ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... a biomarker strongly associated with basal-like breast cancer, ... many types of chemotherapy. The biomarker, a protein ... therapeutics designed to treat this often deadly cancer. ... The Cancer Genome Atlas, molecular biologists Curt M. ... and bioinformatics techniques to detect patterns of gene ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... -- Scientists at the Houston Methodist Research Institute have ... cells using a pipette -- a common laboratory tool ... and preliminary test results in a recent issue of ... , "Studying single cells and their unique functions has ... department. faculty member Lidong Qin, Ph.D., the project,s principal ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Seafood substitutions can expose consumers to unexpectedly high mercury 2Seafood substitutions can expose consumers to unexpectedly high mercury 3Biomarker in an aggressive breast cancer is identified 2Biomarker in an aggressive breast cancer is identified 3Moving single cells around -- accurately and cheaply 2
... takes on special significance when scientists and students gather. ... success and survival with bright colors, flash and iridescence ... and materials scientists will delve into whats behind all ... held Feb. 6-9 at Arizona State University in Tempe, ...
... in the Earth,s oceans consume 90 percent of the ... ice preventing large amounts of methane from reaching ... microbes that accomplish this feat do not simply reverse ... compound instead. "The dominant role anaerobic oxidation of ...
... grants have been awarded to Public Health faculty at Weill ... Kenneth W. Griffin is the recipient of a three-year $1.6 ... (NIDA) for research into the long-term effects of a school-based ... New York City middle schools. The study will focus on ...
Cached Biology News:Iridescence workshop promotes nature's nanotechnology 2Paired microbes eliminate methane using sulfur pathway 22 federal public health grants awarded to Weill Cornell Medical College 2
(Date:8/18/2014)... FREDERICK, Md. , Aug. 18, 2014 ... the maker of advanced consumer medical devices ... Kotak was interviewed by CEOLIVE.TV as ... The entire interview is available at ... interview Dr. Kotak explains to investors the ...
(Date:8/18/2014)... 2014 Global HIV Infection Drug Market ... by Reportstack. The rate of HIV infection and the number ... note at a positive rate across the globe. It has ... in 2005 to 1.5 in 2013, with the rates for ... drastic changes in the infection rates has been the improved ...
(Date:8/18/2014)... Fla. , Aug. 18, 2014 TNI ... biotechnology company pioneering the manufacturing and marketing of innovative ... that the Company is providing a second notice of ... In making the announcement, Noreen Griffin , ... you in advance for your participation in the Annual ...
(Date:8/18/2014)... August 2014 Vier führende deutsche ... klinische Studie auf, in der eine Intraokularlinse ... das Sehvermögen bei allen Entfernungen verbessern, so ... keine Lese- oder Gleitsichtbrille mehr benötigen. Die ... FluidVision Accommodating Intraocular Lens (FluidVision akkomodative ...
Breaking Biology Technology:BioElectronics EVP Dr. Deepak Kotak Interviewed on CEO Live 2BioElectronics EVP Dr. Deepak Kotak Interviewed on CEO Live 3Global HIV Infection Drug Market Overview 2Global HIV Infection Drug Market Overview 3Global HIV Infection Drug Market Overview 4TNI BioTech Inc., provides 2nd Notice of Annual Meeting September 4, 2014 2TNI BioTech Inc., provides 2nd Notice of Annual Meeting September 4, 2014 3TNI BioTech Inc., provides 2nd Notice of Annual Meeting September 4, 2014 4Implantation einer revolutionären akkommodativen Linse bei Katarakt-Patienten in deutschen Augenzentren im Rahmen einer internationalen klinischen Studie 2Implantation einer revolutionären akkommodativen Linse bei Katarakt-Patienten in deutschen Augenzentren im Rahmen einer internationalen klinischen Studie 3Implantation einer revolutionären akkommodativen Linse bei Katarakt-Patienten in deutschen Augenzentren im Rahmen einer internationalen klinischen Studie 4
... requires proper wound closure to ensure timely healing and ... received a $100,000 federal grant to develop alternatives to ... develops tissue repair products and advanced coatings for implanted ... Innovation Research grant. , ,The peer-reviewed grant, which ...
... athlete only three years ago, but his Milwaukee-based mobile software ... opening in 1996. , ,And now, the route of ... Asia. , ,Psuik, founder and owner of Developer ... with O2 , a European mobile phone provider, to ...
... Madison, Wis. - Now that two companies he ... another exit strategy, Brian Wiegand's days as a self-described ... the Madison-based NameProtect , a developer of digital ... Service Co. of Wilmington, Del. , ,He will ...
Cached Biology Technology:Milwaukee software developer gains bottom line, loses waistline 2Milwaukee software developer gains bottom line, loses waistline 3Milwaukee software developer gains bottom line, loses waistline 4NameProtect sold, tech entrepreneur to focus on Jellyfish.com 2
...
... Kit has been designed for recovery of DNA from ... Features Ultra fast protocol: DNA is ready ... are easy to resuspend Bead uniformity prevents shearing ... (suitable for PCR) DNA is eluted into sterile ...
... BAS-2500 is ideal for ... Biology (1D electrophoresis, 2D ... Macroarrays); Pharmacokinetics & Toxicology ... layer chromatography); Physical and ...
... microscope is described by end-users to be ... the fundamentals of light microscopy and electronic ... footprint, it does not require much space ... busy lab environment. The DM-BA300 combines Motic's ...
Biology Products: