After Breast Cancer Pooling Project

Contact: Xiao-Ou Shu, M.D., Ph.D.

Number of Enrolled Cancer Patients/Survivors: 18,314
Years of Diagnoses of Enrolled Cancer Patients/Survivors: 1976-2006
Approximate Years of Follow-up: 5-11 years
Cancer Sites Represented: Breast
Biological Specimens Collected: Blood/Blood Fraction
Buccal Cells
Germline DNA
Formalin Fixed Tumor Tissue
Treatment Outcome Measures: Physician/Medical Record Reported
  • Cancer Recurrence
  • Death
  • Late Medical Event
  • Quality of Life
  • Cancer Recurrence
  • Death
Co-morbidities at Study Entry: Diabetes
Heart Disease
Lifestyle Factors: Smoking
Alcohol Use
Physical Activity
Body Mass Index
Weight Loss/Control
Other Physical functions, supplements
Treatment Data: Surgery
Hormonal Therapy
Other CAM
Treatment Data Assessed By: Electronic Record
Chart abstraction
Patient Reported Questionnaire
Is the study open to collaboration? Yes
(if the cohort infrastructure grant is funded)