Research Groups

Section of Genetics - Biostatistics Group

Previous Publications - All Publications 2016-2012

1. Zamora-Ros R., Rinaldi S., Tsilidis K. K., Weiderpass E., Boutron-Ruault M. C., Rostgaard-Hansen A. L., Tjonneland A., Clavel-Chapelon F., Mesrine S., Katzke V. A., Kuhn T., Forster J., Boeing H., Trichopoulou A., Lagiou P., Klinaki E., Masala G., Sieri S., Ricceri F., Tumino R., Mattiello A., Peeters P. H., Bueno-de-Mesquita H. B., Engeset D., Skeie G., Arguelles M., Agudo A., Sanchez M. J., Chirlaque M. D., Barricarte A., Chamosa S., Almquist M., Tosovic A., Hennings J., Sandstrom M., Schmidt J. A., Khaw K. T., Wareham N. J., Cross A. J., Slimani N., Byrnes G., Romieu I., Riboli E., Franceschi S. (2016) Energy and macronutrient intake and risk of differentiated thyroid carcinoma in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study International Journal of Cancer; 138(1):65-73. PMID: 26190646

2. Ghantous A., Hernandez-Vargas H., Byrnes G., Dwyer T., Herceg Z. (2015) Characterising the epigenome as a key component of the fetal exposome in evaluating in utero exposures and childhood cancer risk Mutagenesis; 30(6):733-42. PMID: 25724893

3. Assi N., Fages A., Vineis P., Chadeau-Hyam M., Stepien M., Duarte-Salles T., Byrnes G., Boumaza H., Knuppel S., Kuhn T., Palli D., Bamia C., Boshuizen H., Bonet C., Overvad K., Johansson M., Travis R., Gunter M. J., Lund E., Dossus L., Elena-Herrmann B., Riboli E., Jenab M., Viallon V., Ferrari P. (2015) A statistical framework to model the meeting-in-the-middle principle using metabolomic data: application to hepatocellular carcinoma in the EPIC study Mutagenesis; 30(6):743-53. PMID: 26130468

4. Zamora-Ros R., Rinaldi S., Biessy C., Tjonneland A., Halkjaer J., Fournier A., Boutron-Ruault M.C., Mesrine S., Tikk K., Fortner R.T., Boeing H., Forster J., Trichopoulou A., Trichopoulos D., Papatesta E.M., Masala G., Tagliabue G., Panico S., Tumino R., Polidoro S., Peeters P.H., Bueno-de-Mesquita H.B., Weiderpass E., Lund E., Arguelles M., Agudo A., Molina-Montes E., Navarro C., Barricarte A., Larranaga N., Manjer J., Almquist M., Sandstrom M., Hennings J., Tsilidis K.K., Schmidt J.A., Khaw K.T., Wareham N.J., Romieu I., Byrnes G., Gunter M.J., Riboli E., Franceschi S. (2015) Reproductive and menstrual factors and risk of differentiated thyroid carcinoma: The EPIC study International Journal of Cancer; 136(5):1218-1227. PMID: 25041790

5. Pertesi M., Galia P., Nazaret N., Vallee M., Garderet L., Leleu X., Avet-Loiseau H., Foll M., Byrnes G., Lachuer J., McKay J.D., Dumontet C. (2015) Rare Circulating Cells in Familial Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia Displaying the MYD88 L265P Mutation Are Enriched by Epstein-Barr Virus Immortalization ; 10(9):e0136505. PMID: 26352266

6. Delahaye-Sourdeix M., Oliver J., Timofeeva M.N., Gaborieau V., Johansson M., Chabrier A., Wozniak M.B., Brenner D.R., Vallee M.P., Anantharaman D., Lagiou P., Holcatova I., Richiardi L., Kjaerheim K., Agudo A., Castellsague X., Macfarlane T.V., Barzan L., Canova C., Thakker N.S., Conway D.I., Znaor A., Healy C.M., Ahrens W., Zaridze D., Szeszenia-Dabrowska N., Lissowska J., Fabianova E., Mates I.N., Bencko V., Foretova L., Janout V., Curado M.P., Koifman S., Menezes A., Wunsch-Filho V., Eluf-Neto J., Boffetta P., Garrote L.F., Serraino D., Lener M., Jaworowska E., Lubinski J., Boccia S., Rajkumar T., Samant T.A., Mahimkar M.B., Matsuo K., Franceschi S., Byrnes G., Brennan P., McKay J.D. (2015) The 12p13.33/RAD52 Locus and Genetic Susceptibility to Squamous Cell Cancers of Upper Aerodigestive Tract ; 10(3):e0117639. PMID: 25793373

7. Delahaye-Sourdeix M., Anantharaman D., Timofeeva M.N., Gaborieau V., Chabrier A., Vallee M.P., Lagiou P., Holcatova I., Richiardi L., Kjaerheim K., Agudo A., Castellsague X., Macfarlane T.V., Barzan L., Canova C., Thakker N.S., Conway D.I., Znaor A., Healy C.M., Ahrens W., Zaridze D., Szeszenia-Dabrowska N., Lissowska J., Fabianova E., Mates I.N., Bencko V., Foretova L., Janout V., Curado M.P., Koifman S., Menezes A., Wunsch-Filho V., Eluf-Neto J., Boffetta P., Fernandez Garrote L., Polesel J., Lener M., Jaworowska E., Lubinski J., Boccia S., Rajkumar T., Samant T.A., Mahimkar M.B., Matsuo K., Franceschi S., Byrnes G., Brennan P., McKay J.D. (2015) A Rare Truncating BRCA2 Variant and Genetic Susceptibility to Upper Aerodigestive Tract Cancer ; 107(5):pii: djv037. PMID: 25838448

8. Arnold M., Pandeya N., Byrnes G., Renehan A.G., Stevens G.A., Ezzati M., Ferlay J., Miranda J.J., Romieu I., Dikshit R., Forman D., Soerjomataram I. (2015) Global burden of cancer attributable to high body-mass index in 2012: a population-based study Lancet Oncology; 16(1):36-46. PMID: 25467404

9. Scelo G., Riazalhosseini Y., Greger L., Letourneau L., Gonzalez-Porta M., Wozniak M.B., Bourgey M., Harnden P., Egevad L., Jackson S.M., Karimzadeh M., Arseneault M., Lepage P., How-Kit A., Daunay A., Renault V., Blanche H., Tubacher E., Sehmoun J., Viksna J., Celms E., Opmanis M., Zarins A., Vasudev N.S., Seywright M., Abedi-Ardekani B., Carreira C., Selby P.J., Cartledge J.J., Byrnes G., Zavadil J., Su J., Holcatova I., Brisuda A., Zaridze D., Moukeria A., Foretova L., Navratilova M., Mates D., Jinga V., Artemov A., Nedoluzhko A., Mazur A., Rastorguev S., Boulygina E., Heath S., Gut M., Bihoreau M.T., Lechner D., Foglio M., Gut I.G., Skryabin K., Prokhortchouk E., Cambon-Thomsen A., Rung J., Bourque G., Brennan P., Tost J., Banks R.E., Brazma A., Lathrop G.M. (2014) Variation in genomic landscape of clear cell renal cell carcinoma across Europe Nat Commun; 5135.

10. Rinaldi S., Plummer M., Biessy C., Tsilidis K.K., Ostergaard J.N., Overvad K., Tjonneland A., Halkjaer J., Boutron-Ruault M.C., Clavel-Chapelon F., Dossus L., Kaaks R., Lukanova A., Boeing H., Trichopoulou A., Lagiou P., Trichopoulos D., Palli D., Agnoli C., Tumino R., Vineis P., Panico S., Bueno-de-Mesquita H.B., Peeters P.H., Weiderpass E., Lund E., Quiros J.R., Agudo A., Molina E., Larranaga N., Navarro C., Ardanaz E., Manjer J., Almquist M., Sandstrom M., Hennings J., Khaw K.T., Schmidt J., Travis R.C., Byrnes G., Scalbert A., Romieu I., Gunter M., Riboli E., Franceschi S. (2014) Thyroid-stimulating hormone, thyroglobulin, and thyroid hormones and risk of differentiated thyroid carcinoma: the EPIC study Journal of the National Cancer Institute; 106(6):dju097.

11. Olivier M., Weninger A., Ardin M., Huskova H., Castells X., Vallee M.P., McKay J., Nedelko T., Muehlbauer K.R., Marusawa H., Alexander J., Hazelwood L., Byrnes G., Hollstein M., Zavadil J. (2014) Modelling mutational landscapes of human cancers in vitro Scientific Reports; 4482.

12. Moskal A., Pisa P.T., Ferrari P., Byrnes G., Freisling H., Boutron-Ruault M.C., Cadeau C., Nailler L., Wendt A., Kuhn T., Boeing H., Buijsse B., Tjonneland A., Halkjaer J., Dahm C.C., Chiuve S.E., Quiros J.R., Buckland G., Molina-Montes E., Amiano P., Huerta Castano J.M., Gurrea A.B., Khaw K.T., Lentjes M.A., Key T.J., Romaguera D., Vergnaud A.C., Trichopoulou A., Bamia C., Orfanos P., Palli D., Pala V., Tumino R., Sacerdote C., de Magistris M.S., Bueno-de-Mesquita H.B., Ocke M.C., Beulens J.W., Ericson U., Drake I., Nilsson L.M., Winkvist A., Weiderpass E., Hjartaker A., Riboli E., Slimani N. (2014) Nutrient Patterns and Their Food Sources in an International Study Setting: Report from the EPIC Study PloS One; 9(6):e98647.

13. McCormack V., Peto J., Byrnes G., Straif K., Boffetta P. (2014) British Journal of Cancer; 2381.

14. Damiola F., Byrnes G., Moissonnier M., Pertesi M., Deltour I., Fillon A., Le Calvez-Kelm F., Tenet V., McKay-Chopin S., McKay J.D., Malakhova I., Masyakin V., Cardis E., Lesueur F., Kesminiene A. (2014) Contribution of ATM and FOXE1 (TTF2) to risk of papillary thyroid carcinoma in Belarusian children exposed to radiation International Journal of Cancer; 134(7):1659-1668.

15. Wozniak M.B., Le Calvez-Kelm F., Abedi-Ardekani B., Byrnes G., Durand G., Carreira C., Michelon J., Janout V., Holcatova I., Foretova L., Brisuda A., Lesueur F., McKay J., Brennan P., Scelo G. (2013) Integrative genome-wide gene expression profiling of clear cell renal cell carcinoma in Czech Republic and in the United States ; 8(3):e57886.

16. Mathews J.D., Forsythe A.V., Brady Z., Butler M.W., Goergen S.K., Byrnes G.B., Giles G.G., Wallace A.B., Anderson P.R., Guiver T.A., McGale P., Cain T.M., Dowty J.G., Bickerstaffe A.C., Darby S.C. (2013) Cancer risk in 680,000 people exposed to computed tomography scans in childhood or adolescence: data linkage study of 11 million Australians BMJ; f2360.

17. Manser R., Lethaby A., Irving L.B., Stone C., Byrnes G., Abramson M.J., Campbell D. (2013) Screening for lung cancer ; CD001991.

18. Kreimer A.R., Johansson M., Waterboer T., Kaaks R., Chang-Claude J., Drogen D., Tjonneland A., Overvad K., Quiros J.R., Gonzalez C.A., Sanchez M.J., Larranaga N., Navarro C., Barricarte A., Travis R.C., Khaw K.T., Wareham N., Trichopoulou A., Lagiou P., Trichopoulos D., Peeters P.H., Panico S., Masala G., Grioni S., Tumino R., Vineis P., Bueno-de-Mesquita H.B., Laurell G., Hallmans G., Manjer J., Ekstrom J., Skeie G., Lund E., Weiderpass E., Ferrari P., Byrnes G., Romieu I., Riboli E., Hildesheim A., Boeing H., Pawlita M., Brennan P. (2013) Evaluation of human papillomavirus antibodies and risk of subsequent head and neck cancer Journal of Clinical Oncology; 31(21):2708-2715.

19. Caboux E., Paciencia M., Durand G., Robinot N., Wozniak M.B., Galateau-Salle F., Byrnes G., Hainaut P., Le Calvez-Kelm F. (2013) Impact of delay to cryopreservation on RNA integrity and genome-wide expression profiles in resected tumor samples ; 8(11):e79826.

20. Wermuth N. (2012) Traceable Regressions ; 80(3):415-438.

21. Rinaldi S., Lise M., Clavel-Chapelon F., Boutron-Ruault M.C., Guillas G., Overvad K., Tjonneland A., Halkjaer J., Lukanova A., Kaaks R., Bergmann M.M., Boeing H., Trichopoulou A., Zylis D., Valanou E., Palli D., Agnoli C., Tumino R., Polidoro S., Mattiello A., Bas Bueno-de-Mesquita H., Peeters P.H., Weiderpass E., Lund E., Skeie G., Rodriguez L., Travier N., Sanchez M.J., Amiano P., Huerta J.M., Ardanaz E., Rasmuson T., Hallmans G., Almquist M., Manjer J., Tsilidis K.K., Allen N.E., Khaw K.T., Wareham N., Byrnes G., Romieu I., Riboli E., Franceschi S. (2012) Body size and risk of differentiated thyroid carcinomas: Findings from the EPIC study International Journal of Cancer; 131(6):E1004-E1014.

22. McCormack V., Peto J., Byrnes G., Straif K., Boffetta P. (2012) Estimating the asbestos-related lung cancer burden from mesothelioma mortality British Journal of Cancer; 106(3):575-584.

23. Le Calvez-Kelm F., Oliver J., Damiola F., Forey N., Robinot N., Durand G., Voegele C., Vallee M.P., Byrnes G., Registry B.C., Hopper J.L., Southey M.C., Andrulis I.L., John E.M., Tavtigian S.V., Lesueur F. (2012) RAD51 and breast cancer susceptibility: no evidence for rare variant association in the Breast Cancer Family Registry study PloS One; 7(12):e52374.

24. Khademi H., Radmard A.R., Malekzadeh F., Kamangar F., Nasseri-Moghaddam S., Johansson M., Byrnes G., Brennan P., Malekzadeh R. (2012) Diagnostic Accuracy of Age and Alarm Symptoms for Upper GI Malignancy in Patients with Dyspepsia in a GI Clinic: A 7-Year Cross-Sectional Study PloS One; 7(6):e39173.

25. Khademi H., Malekzadeh R., Pourshams A., Jafari E., Salahi R., Semnani S., Abaie B., Islami F., Nasseri-Moghaddam S., Etemadi A., Byrnes G., Abnet C.C., Dawsey S.M., Day N.E., Pharoah P.D., Boffetta P., Brennan P., Kamangar F. (2012) Opium use and mortality in Golestan Cohort Study: prospective cohort study of 50 000 adults in Iran BMJ; e2502.

26. Kesminiene A., Evrard A.S., Ivanov V.K., Malakhova I.V., Kurtinaitise J., Stengrevics A., Tekkel M., Chekin S., Drozdovitch V., Gavrilin Y., Golovanov I., Kryuchkov V.P., Maceika E., Mirkhaidarov A.K., Polyakov S., Tenet V., Tukov A.R., Byrnes G., Cardis E. (2012) Risk of Thyroid Cancer among Chernobyl Liquidators Radiation Research; 178(5):425-436.

27. Johansson M., Roberts A., Chen D., Li Y., Delahaye-Sourdeix M., Aswani N., Greenwood M.A., Benhamou S., Lagiou P., Holcatova I., Richiardi L., Kjaerheim K., Agudo A., Castellsague X., Macfarlane T.V., Barzan L., Canova C., Thakker N.S., Conway D.I., Znaor A., Healy C.M., Ahrens W., Zaridze D., Szeszenia-Dabrowska N., Lissowska J., Fabianova E., Mates I.N., Bencko V., Foretova L., Janout V., Curado M.P., Koifman S., Menezes A., Wunsch-Filho V., Eluf-Neto J., Boffetta P., Franceschi S., Herrero R., Fernandez Garrote L., Talamini R., Boccia S., Galan P., Vatten L., Thomson P., Zelenika D., Lathrop M., Byrnes G., Cunningham H., Brennan P., Wakefield J., McKay J.D. (2012) Using Prior Information from the Medical Literature in GWAS of Oral Cancer Identifies Novel Susceptibility Variant on Chromosome 4 - the AdAPT Method PloS One; 7(5):e36888.

28. Freisling H., van Bakel M.M., Biessy C., May A.M., Byrnes G., Norat T., Rinaldi S., Santucci de Magistris M., Grioni S., Bas Bueno-de-Mesquita H., Ocke M.C., Kaaks R., Teucher B., Vergnaud A.C., Romaguera D., Sacerdote C., Palli D., Crowe F.L., Tumino R., Clavel-Chapelon F., Boutron-Ruault M.C., Khaw K.T., Wareham N.J., Trichopoulou A., Naska A., Orfanos P., Boeing H., Illner A.K., Riboli E., Peeters P.H., Slimani N. (2012) Dietary reporting errors on 24 h recalls and dietary questionnaires are associated with BMI across six European countries as evaluated with recovery biomarkers for protein and potassium intake British Journal of Nutrition; 107(6):910-920.

29. Burgess J.A., Abramson M.J., Gurrin L.C., Byrnes G.B., Matheson M.C., Wharton C.L., Giles G.G., Johns D.P., Hopper J.L., Walters E.H., Dharmage S.C. (2012) Childhood infections and the risk of asthma: a longitudinal study over 37 years Chest; 142(3):647-654.