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Research Output 1981 2019

2019
Catechin
Gonadal Steroid Hormones
Somatomedins
Tea
Randomized Controlled Trials
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
Survivors
Weight Loss
Breast Neoplasms
Confidence Intervals
Quality of Life
1 Citation (Scopus)

Quality of life among postmenopausal women enrolled in the Minnesota Green Tea Trial

Webster, A. D., Finstad, D. A., Kurzer, M. S. & Torkelson, C. J., Feb 1 2018, In : Maturitas. 108, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tea
Quality of Life
Health
Data storage equipment
Menopause
2017
12 Citations (Scopus)

A randomized controlled trial of green tea extract supplementation and mammographic density in postmenopausal women at increased risk of breast cancer

Samavat, H., Ursin, G., Emory, T. H., Lee, E., Wang, R., Torkelson, C. J., Dostal, A. M., Swenson, K., Le, C. T., Yang, C. S., Yu, M. C., Yee, D., Wu, A. H., Yuan, J. M. & Kurzer, M. S., Dec 1 2017, In : Cancer Prevention Research. 10, 12, p. 710-718 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tea
Randomized Controlled Trials
Breast Neoplasms
Placebos
Breast Density
10 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of green tea supplements on liver enzyme elevation: Results from a randomized intervention study in the United States

Yu, Z., Samavat, H., Dostal, A. M., Wang, R., Torkelson, C. J., Yang, C. S., Butler, L. M., Kensler, T. W., Wu, A. H., Kurzer, M. S. & Yuan, J. M., Oct 1 2017, In : Cancer Prevention Research. 10, 10, p. 571-579 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tea
Liver
Enzymes
Placebos
Liver Extracts
3 Citations (Scopus)

Estrogen metabolism in the human lung: Impact of tumorigenesis, smoke, sex and race/ethnicity

Peng, J., Meireles, S. I., Xu, X., Smith, W. E., Slifker, M. J., Riel, S. L., Zhai, S., Zhang, G., Ma, X., Kurzer, M. S., Ma, G. X. & Clapper, M. L., Jan 1 2017, In : Oncotarget. 8, 63, p. 106778-106789 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smoke
Estrogens
Carcinogenesis
Lung
Urine
Open Access
F2-Isoprostanes
Glycemic Index
Isoprostanes
Unsaturated Fatty Acids
Antioxidants
2016
25 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical trial of 2-phenethyl isothiocyanate as an inhibitor of metabolic activation of a tobacco-specific lung carcinogen in cigarette smokers

Yuan, J. M., Stepanov, I., Murphy, S. E., Wang, R., Allen, S., Jensen, J., Strayer, L., Adams-Haduch, J., Upadhyaya, P., Le, C., Kurzer, M. S., Nelson, H. H., Yu, M. C., Hatsukami, D. & Hecht, S. S., May 1 2016, In : Cancer Prevention Research. 9, 5, p. 396-405 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tobacco Products
Carcinogens
Tobacco
Clinical Trials
Lung
27 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of green tea catechin extract on serum lipids in postmenopausal women: A randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial1,2

Samavat, H., Newman, A. R., Wang, R., Yuan, J. M., Wu, A. H. & Kurzer, M. S., Dec 1 2016, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 104, 6, p. 1671-1682 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catechin
Tea
Placebos
Lipids
Cholesterol
26 Citations (Scopus)

Green tea extract and catechol-O-methyltransferase genotype modify fasting serum insulin and plasma adiponectin concentrations in a randomized controlled trial of overweight and obese postmenopausal women

Dostal, A. M., Samavat, H., Espejo, L., Arikawa, A. Y., Stendell-Hollis, N. R. & Kurzer, M. S., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Nutrition. 146, 1, p. 38-45 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catechol O-Methyltransferase
Adiponectin
Tea
Fasting
Randomized Controlled Trials
5 Citations (Scopus)
Catechol O-Methyltransferase
Tea
Meals
Genotype
Insulin
23 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term supplementation of green tea extract does not modify adiposity or bone mineral density in a randomized trial of overweight and obese postmenopausal women

Dostal, A. M., Arikawa, A., Espejo, L. & Kurzer, M. S., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Nutrition. 146, 2, p. 256-264 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adiposity
Tea
Bone Density
Body Mass Index
Fats
5 Citations (Scopus)

Nutritional status and body composition in patients with peripheral arterial disease: A cross-sectional examination of disease severity and quality of life

Brostow, D. P., Hirsch, A. T., Pereira, M. A., Bliss, R. L. & Kurzer, M. S., Jan 2 2016, In : Ecology of Food and Nutrition. 55, 1, p. 87-109 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

disease severity
Peripheral Arterial Disease
nutritional status
Body Composition
Nutritional Status
2015
9 Citations (Scopus)

Consumption of a high glycemic load but not a high glycemic index diet is marginally associated with oxidative stress in young women

Arikawa, A. Y., Jakits, H. E., Flood, A., Thomas, W., Gross, M., Schmitz, K. H. & Kurzer, M. S., Jan 1 2015, In : Nutrition Research. 35, 1, p. 7-13 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glycemic Index
F2-Isoprostanes
Oxidative Stress
Diet
Body Mass Index
2 Citations (Scopus)

Cross-sectional study of factors influencing sex hormone-binding globulin concentrations in normally cycling premenopausal women

Crawford, T. N., Arikawa, A. Y., Kurzer, M. S., Schmitz, K. H. & Phipps, W. R., Jan 1 2015, In : Fertility and Sterility. 104, 6, p. 1544-1551 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin
Cross-Sectional Studies
Adiponectin
Androgens
Linear Models
13 Citations (Scopus)

Dose–response effects of aerobic exercise on estrogen among women at high risk for breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial

Schmitz, K. H., Williams, N. I., Kontos, D., Domchek, S., Morales, K. H., Hwang, W. T., Grant, L. L., DiGiovanni, L., Salvatore, D., Fenderson, D., Schnall, M., Galantino, M. L., Stopfer, J., Kurzer, M. S., Wu, S., Adelman, J., Brown, J. C. & Good, J., Nov 1 2015, In : Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 154, 2, p. 309-318 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Estrogens
Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
Breast Neoplasms
Follicular Phase
72 Citations (Scopus)

Estrogen metabolism and breast cancer

Samavat, H. & Kurzer, M. S., Jan 28 2015, In : Cancer Letters. 356, 2, p. 231-243 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Estrogens
Breast Neoplasms
Menstrual Cycle
Population
28 Citations (Scopus)

Soy Isoflavones for Reducing Bone Loss Study: Effects of a 3-year trial on hormones, adverse events, and endometrial thickness in postmenopausal women

Alekel, D. L., Genschel, U., Koehler, K. J., Hofmann, H., Van Loan, M. D., Beer, B. S., Hanson, L. N., Peterson, C. T. & Kurzer, M. S., Feb 6 2015, In : Menopause. 22, 2, p. 185-197 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Isoflavones
Hormones
Bone and Bones
Tablets
Urogenital System
17 Citations (Scopus)

The Minnesota Green Tea Trial (MGTT), a randomized controlled trial of the efficacy of green tea extract on biomarkers of breast cancer risk: study rationale, design, methods, and participant characteristics

Samavat, H., Dostal, A. M., Wang, R., Bedell, S., Emory, T. H., Ursin, G., Torkelson, C. J., Gross, M. D., Le, C. T., Yu, M. C., Yang, C. S., Yee, D., Wu, A. H., Yuan, J. M. & Kurzer, M. S., Oct 14 2015, In : Cancer Causes and Control. 26, 10, p. 1405-1419 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tea
Catechol O-Methyltransferase
Randomized Controlled Trials
Biomarkers
Breast Neoplasms
28 Citations (Scopus)

The safety of green tea extract supplementation in postmenopausal women at risk for breast cancer: Results of the Minnesota Green TeaTrial

Dostal, A. M., Samavat, H., Bedell, S., Torkelson, C., Wang, R., Swenson, K., Le, C., Wu, A. H., Ursin, G., Yuan, J. M. & Kurzer, M. S., Sep 1 2015, In : Food and Chemical Toxicology. 83, p. 26-35 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

green tea
Tea
breast neoplasms
Breast Neoplasms
Safety
11 Citations (Scopus)

Women In Steady Exercise Research (WISER) Sister: Study design and methods

Schmitz, K. H., Williams, N. I., Kontos, D., Kurzer, M. S., Schnall, M., Domchek, S., Stopfer, J., Galantino, M. L., Hwang, W. T., Morales, K., Wu, S., DiGiovanni, L., Salvatore, D., Fenderson, D., Good, J., Sturgeon, K., Grant, L., Bryan, C. J. & Adelman, J., Mar 1 2015, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 41, p. 17-30 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Siblings
Exercise
Research
Breast Neoplasms
Exercise Test
2013
18 Citations (Scopus)

Aerobic training reduces systemic oxidative stress in young women with elevated levels of F2-isoprostanes

Arikawa, A. Y., Thomas, W., Gross, M., Smith, A., Phipps, W. R., Kurzer, M. S. & Schmitz, K. H., Mar 1 2013, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 34, 2, p. 212-217 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

F2-Isoprostanes
Oxidative Stress
Exercise
Adipose Tissue
Propensity Score
6 Citations (Scopus)

Equol-producing status, isoflavone intake, and breast density in a sample of U.S. Chinese women

Tseng, M., Byrne, C., Kurzer, M. S. & Fang, C. Y., Nov 1 2013, In : Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. 22, 11, p. 1975-1983 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Equol
Isoflavones
Breast Neoplasms
Linear Models
Breast Density
1 Citation (Scopus)

Letters to the Editor

Messina, M., Melby, M. K., Kronenberg, F., Kurzer, M. S. & Taku, K., Mar 1 2013, In : Menopause. 20, 3, p. 359-361 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Hot Flashes
Phytoestrogens
Isoflavones
Menopause
Soybeans
11 Citations (Scopus)

Low-fat diet with omega-3 fatty acids increases plasma insulin-like growth factor concentration in healthy postmenopausal women

Young, L. R., Kurzer, M. S., Thomas, W., Redmon, J. B. & Raatz, S. K., Jul 1 2013, In : Nutrition Research. 33, 7, p. 565-571 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fat-Restricted Diet
Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 3
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Somatomedins
Insulin-Like Growth Factor I
6 Citations (Scopus)

No effect of exercise on urinary 6-sulfatoxymelatonin and catecholamines in young women participating in a 16-week randomized controlled trial

Arikawa, A. Y., Thomas, W., Patel, S. R. & Kurzer, M. S., Sep 1 2013, In : Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. 22, 9, p. 1634-1636 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catecholamines
Melatonin
Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
Sleep
28 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of aerobic exercise on estrogen metabolism in healthy premenopausal women

Smith, A. J., Phipps, W. R., Thomas, W., Schmitz, K. H. & Kurzer, M. S., May 1 2013, In : Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. 22, 5, p. 756-764 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Estrogens
Exercise
Breast Neoplasms
Sedentary Lifestyle
Estriol
6 Citations (Scopus)

Total dietary fat and omega-3 fatty acids have modest effects on urinary sex hormones in postmenopausal women

Young, L. R., Raatz, S. K., Thomas, W., Redmon, B. B. & Kurzer, M. S., May 1 2013, In : Nutrition and Metabolism. 10, 1, 36.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dietary Fats
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Gonadal Steroid Hormones
Estrone
Diet

To the editor

Kronenberg, F., Melby, M. K., Messina, M., Kurzer, M. S. & Utian, W. H., May 1 2013, In : Menopause. 20, 5, p. 588-589 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

beta-Glucans
Isoflavones
Menopause
Quality of Life
2012
18 Citations (Scopus)

Attrition and adherence of young women to aerobic exercise: Lessons from the WISER study

Arikawa, A. Y., O'Dougherty, M., Kaufman, B. C., Schmitz, K. H. & Kurzer, M. S., Mar 1 2012, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 33, 2, p. 298-301 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise
Resistance Training
Biomarkers
Breast Neoplasms
Population
90 Citations (Scopus)

Extracted or synthesized soybean isoflavones reduce menopausal hot flash frequency and severity: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Taku, K., Melby, M. K., Kronenberg, F., Kurzer, M. S. & Messina, M., Jul 1 2012, In : Menopause. 19, 7, p. 776-790 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Hot Flashes
Isoflavones
Soybeans
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
9 Citations (Scopus)

Life events, perceived stress and depressive symptoms in a physical activity intervention with young adult women

O'Dougherty, M., Hearst, M. O., Syed, M., Kurzer, M. S. & Schmitz, K. H., Dec 1 2012, In : Mental Health and Physical Activity. 5, 2, p. 148-154 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Young Adult
Exercise
Depression
Midwestern United States
Linear Models
27 Citations (Scopus)

The role of nutrition and body composition in peripheral arterial disease

Brostow, D. P., Hirsch, A. T., Collins, T. C. & Kurzer, M. S., Nov 1 2012, In : Nature Reviews Cardiology. 9, 11, p. 634-643 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Peripheral Arterial Disease
Body Composition
Essential Fatty Acids
Vitamin B 6
Abdominal Obesity
24 Citations (Scopus)

Total dietary fat and fatty acid content modifies plasma phospholipid fatty acids, desaturase activity indices, and urinary prostaglandin E in women

Raatz, S. K., Young, L. R., Picklo, M. J., Sauter, E. R., Qin, W. & Kurzer, M. S., Jan 1 2012, In : Nutrition Research. 32, 1, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fatty Acid Desaturases
Dietary Fats
Prostaglandins E
Phospholipids
Fatty Acids
4 Citations (Scopus)

Young women's physical activity from one year to the next: What changes? What stays the same?

O'Dougherty, M., Hearst, M. O., Arikawa, A. Y., Stovitz, S. D., Kurzer, M. S. & Schmitz, K. H., Jun 1 2012, In : Translational behavioral medicine. 2, 2, p. 129-136 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise
Leisure Activities
Logistic Models
Insurance Benefits
Health Status
2011
9 Citations (Scopus)

A high-fat diet and the threonine-encoding allele (Thr54) polymorphism of fatty acid-binding protein 2 reduce plasma triglyceride-rich lipoproteins

McColley, S. P., Georgopoulos, A., Young, L. R., Kurzer, M. S., Redmon, B. B. & Raatz, S. K., Jul 1 2011, In : Nutrition Research. 31, 7, p. 503-508 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fatty Acid-Binding Proteins
High Fat Diet
Threonine
Lipoproteins
Triglycerides
4 Citations (Scopus)

Dietary intervention of flaxseed: Effect on serum levels of IGF-1, IGF-BP3, and C-peptide

Sturgeon, S. R., Volpe, S. L., Puleo, E., Bertone-Johnson, E. R., Heersink, J., Sabelawski, S., Wähälä, K., Bigelow, C. & Kurzer, M. S., Apr 1 2011, In : Nutrition and Cancer. 63, 3, p. 376-380 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Flax
Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 3
C-Peptide
Somatomedins
Protein C
11 Citations (Scopus)

Dual conversations: Body talk among young women and their social contacts

O'Dougherty, M., Schmitz, K. H., Hearst, M. O., Covelli, M. & Kurzer, M. S., Sep 1 2011, In : Qualitative Health Research. 21, 9, p. 1191-1204 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Size
Self-Assessment
23 Citations (Scopus)
Eicosanoids
Dietary Fats
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Gonadal Steroid Hormones
Randomized Controlled Trials
16 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of aerobic exercise on premenopausal sex hormone levels: Results of the WISER study, a randomized clinical trial in healthy, sedentary, eumenorrheic women

Smith, A. J., Phipps, W. R., Arikawa, A. Y., O'Dougherty, M., Kaufman, B., Thomas, W., Schmitz, K. H. & Kurzer, M. S., Jun 1 2011, In : Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. 20, 6, p. 1098-1106 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gonadal Steroid Hormones
Randomized Controlled Trials
Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin
Exercise
Research
30 Citations (Scopus)

Exercise lowers estrogen and progesterone levels in premenopausal women at high risk of breast cancer

Kossman, D. A., Williams, N. I., Domchek, S. M., Kurzer, M. S., Stopfer, J. E. & Schmitz, K. H., Dec 1 2011, In : Journal of applied physiology. 111, 6, p. 1687-1693 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Progesterone
Estrogens
Hormones
Exercise
Breast Neoplasms

Reply

Taku, K., Lin, N., Cai, D., Hu, J., Zhao, X., Zhang, Y., Wang, P., Melby, M. K., Hooper, L., Kurzer, M. S., Mizuno, S., Ishimi, Y. & Watanabe, S., Feb 1 2011, In : Journal of hypertension. 29, 2, p. 401-402 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

16 Citations (Scopus)

Serum IGF-1 concentrations change with soy and seaweed supplements in healthy postmenopausal American women

Teas, J., Irhimeh, M. R., Druker, S., Hurley, T. G., Hebert, J. R., Savarese, T. M. & Kurzer, M. S., Jul 1 2011, In : Nutrition and Cancer. 63, 5, p. 743-748 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seaweed
Somatomedins
Serum
Placebos
Breast Neoplasms
60 Citations (Scopus)

Sixteen weeks of exercise reduces C-reactive protein levels in young women

Arikawa, A. Y., Thomas, W., Schmitz, K. H. & Kurzer, M. S., Jun 1 2011, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 43, 6, p. 1002-1009 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

C-Reactive Protein
Exercise
Adiponectin
Leptin
Amyloid
69 Citations (Scopus)

Soy isoflavones for osteoporosis: An evidence-based approach

Taku, K., Melby, M. K., Nishi, N., Omori, T. & Kurzer, M. S., Dec 1 2011, In : Maturitas. 70, 4, p. 333-338 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Isoflavones
Osteoporosis
Bone
Bone Density
Minerals
2010
58 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical studies show no effects of soy protein or isoflavones on reproductive hormones in men: Results of a meta-analysis

Hamilton-Reeves, J. M., Vazquez, G., Duval, S., Phipps, B., Kurzer, M. S. & Messina, M. J., Aug 1 2010, In : Fertility and Sterility. 94, 3, p. 997-1007 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soybean Proteins
Isoflavones
Meta-Analysis
Hormones
Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin
7 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of flaxseed consumption on urinary levels of estrogen metabolites in postmenopausal women

Sturgeon, S. R., Volpe, S. L., Puleo, E., Bertone-Johnson, E. R., Heersink, J., Sabelawski, S., Wahala, K., Bigelow, C. & Kurzer, M. S., Feb 1 2010, In : Nutrition and Cancer. 62, 2, p. 175-180 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Flax
Estrogens
Breast Neoplasms
Lignans
Hormones
45 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of soy isoflavone extract supplements on blood pressure in adult humans: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized placebo-controlled trials

Taku, K., Lin, N., Cai, D., Hu, J., Zhao, X., Zhang, Y., Wang, P., Melby, M. K., Hooper, L., Kurzer, M. S., Mizuno, S., Ishimi, Y. & Watanabe, S., Oct 1 2010, In : Journal of hypertension. 28, 10, p. 1971-1982 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Isoflavones
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Placebos
Blood Pressure
71 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of soy isoflavone supplements on bone turnover markers in menopausal women: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Taku, K., Melby, M. K., Kurzer, M. S., Mizuno, S., Watanabe, S. & Ishimi, Y., Aug 1 2010, In : Bone. 47, 2, p. 413-423 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Isoflavones
Bone Remodeling
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Alkaline Phosphatase
19 Citations (Scopus)

No effect of exercise on insulin-like growth factor-I, insulin, and glucose in young women participating in a 16-week randomized controlled trial

Arikawa, A. Y., Kurzer, M. S., Thomas, W. & Schmitz, K. H., Nov 1 2010, In : Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. 19, 11, p. 2987-2990 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 3
Insulin-Like Growth Factor I
Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
Insulin