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Research Groups

Section of Environment and Radiation

Key Recent Publications

1. McCormack V, Menya D, Munishi MO, Dzamalala C, Gasmelseed N, Leon ME, Assefa M, Odipo O, Watts M, Mwasamwaja AO, Mmbaga BT, Murphy G, Abnet CC, Dawsey SM, Schüz J (2016) Informing aetiologic research priorities for squamous cell oesophageal cancer in Africa: A review of setting-specific exposures to known and putative risk factors. Int J Cancer

2. McKenzie F, Zietsman A, Galukande M, Anele A, Adisa C, Cubasch H, Parham G, Anderson B, Abedi-Ardekani B, Schüz J, dos Santos Silva I, McCormack V (2016) African Breast Cancer - Disparities in Outcomes (ABC-DO): Protocol of a multi-country mHealth prospective study of breast cancer survival in sub-Saharan Africa. BMJ Open

3. McCormack VA, Burton A, Dos-Santos-Silva I, Hipwell JH, Dickens C, Salem D, Kamal R, Hartman M, Lee CP, Chia KS, Ozmen V, Aribal ME, Flugelman AA, Lajous M, Lopez-Riduara R, Rice M, Romieu I, Ursin G, Qureshi S, Ma H, Lee E, van Gils CH, Wanders JO, Vinayak S, Ndumia R, Allen S, Vinnicombe S, Moss S, Won Lee J, Kim J, Pereira A, Garmendia ML, Sirous R, Sirous M, Peplonska B, Bukowska A, Tamimi RM, Bertrand K, Nagata C, Kwong A, Vachon C, Scott C, Perez-Gomez B, Pollan M, Maskarinec G, Giles G, Hopper J, Stone J, Rajaram N, Teo SH, Mariapun S, Yaffe MJ, Schüz J, Chiarelli AM, Linton L, Boyd NF (2016) International Consortium on Mammographic Density: Methodology and population diversity captured across 22 countries. Cancer Epidemiol 40:141-151

4. Schüz J, Espina C, Villain P, Herrero R, Leon ME, Minozzi S, Romieu I, Segnan N, Wardle J, Wiseman M, Belardelli F, Bettcher D, Cavalli F, Galea G, Lenoir G, Martin-Moreno JM, Nicula FA, Olsen JH, Patnick J, Primic-Zakelj M, Puska P, van Leeuwen FE, Wiestler O, Zatonski W; Working Groups of Scientific Experts. (2015) European Code against Cancer 4th edition: 12 ways to reduce your cancer risk. Cancer Epidemiol 39(S1):S1-S10

5. Hamra GB, Richardson DB, Cardis E, Daniels RD, Gillies M, O Hagan JA, Haylock R, Laurier D, Leuraud K, Moissonnier M, Schubauer-Berigan M, Thierry-Chef I, Kesminiene A (2015) Cohort Profile: The International Nuclear Workers Study (INWORKS). Int J Epidemiol.

6. Schüz J, Schonfeld SJ, Kromhout H, Straif K, Kashanskiy SV, Kovalevskiy EV, Bukhtiyarov IV, McCormack V (2013) A retrospective cohort study of cancer mortality in employees of a Russian chrysotile asbestos mine and mills: study rationale and key features. Cancer Epidemiol 37:440-5

7. Thierry-Chef I, Dabin J, Friberg EG, Hermen J, Istad TS, Jahnen A, Krille L, Lee C, Maccia C, Nordenskjöld A, Olerud HM, Rani K, Rehel JL, Simon SL, Struelens L, Kesminiene A. (2013) Assessing organ doses from paediatric CT scans--a novel approach for an epidemiology study (the EPI-CT study). . Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:717-28

8. Leon ME, Beane Freeman LE, Douwes J, Hoppin JA, Kromhout H, Lebailly P, Nordby KC, Schenker M, Schüz J, Waring SC, Alavanja MC, Annesi-Maesano I, Baldi I, Dalvie MA, Ferro G, Fervers B, Langseth H, London L, Lynch CF, McLaughlin J, Merchant JA, Pahwa P, Sigsgaard T, Stayner L, Wesseling C, Yoo KY, Zahm SH, Straif K, Blair A (2011) AGRICOH: A Consortium of Agricultural Cohorts. Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:1341-57

9. Olsson AC, Vermeulen RCH, Schüz J, Kromhout H, Pesch B, Peters S, Behrens T, Portengen L, Mirabelli D, Gustavsson P, Kendzia B, Almansa J, Luzon V, Vlaanderen J, Stücker I, Guida F, Consonni D, Brüning T, Straif K. (2016) Exposure Response Analyses of Asbestos and Lung Cancer Subtypes in a Pooled Analysis of Case-Control Studies in Europe and Canada. Epidemiology

10. Deltour I, Tsareva Y, Schonfeld SJ, Vostrotin VV, Okatenko P, Sokolnikov M, Schüz J. (2016) Risk of haematological malignancies in the offspring of female workers of the Mayak nuclear facility in the Southern Urals, Russian Federation. Radiat Res

11. Drozdovitch V, Chumak V, Kesminiene A, Ostroumova E, Bouville A. (2016) Doses for post-Chernobyl epidemiological studies: are they reliable? . J Radiol Prot 36(3):R36-R73

12. Richardson DB, Cardis E, Daniels RD, Gillies M, O'Hagan JA, Hamra GB, Haylock R, Laurier D, Leuraud K, Moissonnier M, Schubauer-Berigan MK, Thierry-Chef I, Kesminiene A (2015) Risk of cancer from occupational exposure to ionising radiation: retrospective cohort study of workers in France, the United Kingdom, and the United States (INWORKS). BMJ 351

13. Leuraud K, Richardson DB, Cardis E, Daniels RD, Gillies M, O Hagan JA, Hamra GB, Haylock R, Laurier D, Moissonnier M, Schubauer-Berigan MK, Thierry-Chef I, Kesminiene A. (2015) Ionising radiation and risk of death from leukaemia and lymphoma in radiation-monitored workers (INWORKS): an international cohort study. Lancet Haematol. Lancet Haematol. 2(7):e276-81