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Research Groups

Section of Environment and Radiation

Previous Publications - All Publications 2013-2014

1. 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. PMID: 24105688

2. Greenop K.R., Peters S., Fritschi L., Glass D.C., Ashton L.J., Bailey H.D., Scott R.J., Daubenton J., de Klerk N.H., Armstrong B.K., Milne E. (2014) Exposure to household painting and floor treatments, and parental occupational paint exposure and risk of childhood brain tumors: results from an Australian case-control study Cancer causes & control : CCC; 25(3):283-291. PMID: 24337771

3. Le Cornet C., Lortet-Tieulent J., Forman D., Beranger R., Flechon A., Fervers B., Schuz J., Bray F. (2014) Testicular cancer incidence to rise by 25% by 2025 in Europe? Model-based predictions in 40 countries using population-based registry data Eur.J Cancer; 50(4):831-839. PMID: 24369860

4. Hamra G.B., Semelka R.C., Burke L.M., Pate V., Brookhart M.A. (2014) Trends in Diagnostic CT Among Fee-For-Service Enrollees, 2000-2011 J Am.Coll.Radiol.; 11(2):125-130. PMID: 24035504

5. Hamra G.B., Maclehose R., Richardson D., Bertke S., Daniels R.D. (2014) Modelling complex mixtures in epidemiologic analysis: additive versus relative measures for differential effectiveness Occup.Environ.Med.; 71(2):141-146. PMID: 24213566

6. Pedersen C., Raaschou-Nielsen O., Rod N.H., Frei P., Poulsen A.H., Johansen C., Schuz J. (2014) Distance from residence to power line and risk of childhood leukemia: a population-based case-control study in Denmark Cancer causes & control : CCC; 25(2):171-177. PMID: 24197706

7. Vermeulen R., Silverman D.T., Garshick E., Vlaanderen J., Portengen L., Steenland K. (2014) Exposure-response estimates for diesel engine exhaust and lung cancer mortality based on data from three occupational cohorts Environ.Health Perspect.; 122(2):172-177. PMID: 24273233

8. Vlaanderen J., Portengen L., Schuz J., Olsson A., Pesch B., Kendzia B., Stucker I., Guida F., Bruske I., Wichmann H.E., Consonni D., Landi M.T., Caporaso N., Siemiatycki J., Merletti F., Mirabelli D., Richiardi L., Gustavsson P., Plato N., Jockel K.H., Ahrens W., Pohlabeln H., Tardon A., Zaridze D., Field J.K., 't Mannetje A., Pearce N., McLaughlin J., Demers P., Szeszenia-Dabrowska N., Lissowska J., Rudnai P., Fabianova E., Stanescu Dumitru R., Bencko V., Foretova L., Janout V., Boffetta P., Forastiere F., Bueno-de-Mesquita B., Peters S., Bruning T., Kromhout H., Straif K., Vermeulen R. (2014) Effect modification of the association of cumulative exposure and cancer risk by intensity of exposure and time since exposure cessation: a flexible method applied to cigarette smoking and lung cancer in the SYNERGY Study Am.J Epidemiol; 179(3):290-298. PMID: 24355332

9. Ross H., Kostova D., Stoklosa M., Leon M. (2014) The impact of cigarette excise taxes on smoking cessation rates from 1994 to 2010 in poland, Russia, and ukraine Nicotine.Tob.Res.; S37-S43. PMID: 24343956

10. Samet J.M., Straif K., Schuz J., Saracci R. (2014) Epidemiology; 25(1):23-27. PMID: 24296926

11. Hanisch R.A., Sow P.S., Toure M., Dem A., Dembele B., Toure P., Winer R.L., Hughes J.P., Gottlieb G.S., Feng Q., Kiviat N.B., Hawes S.E. (2013) Influence of HIV-1 and/or HIV-2 infection and CD4 count on cervical HPV DNA detection in women from Senegal, West Africa J Clin Virol.; 58(4):696-702. PMID: 24210330

12. Kaufman J.S., Hamra G. (2013) In Chan et al. the difference between p < 0.05 and p < 0.05 is p > 0.05 Pharmacogenomics.; 14(16):1941-1942. PMID: 24279846

13. Milne E., Greenop K.R., Metayer C., Schuz J., Petridou E., Pombo-de-Oliveira M.S., Infante-Rivard C., Roman E., Dockerty J.D., Spector L.G., Koifman S., Orsi L., Rudant J., Dessypris N., Simpson J., Lightfoot T., Kaatsch P., Baka M., Faro A., Armstrong B.K., Clavel J., Buffler P.A. (2013) Fetal growth and childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: findings from the childhood leukemia international consortium Int.J Cancer; 133(12):2968-2979. PMID: 23754574

14. Vlaanderen J., Straif K., Martinsen J.I., Kauppinen T., Pukkala E., Sparen P., Tryggvadottir L., Weiderpass E., Kjaerheim K. (2013) Cholangiocarcinoma among workers in the printing industry: using the NOCCA database to elucidate the generalisability of a cluster report from Japan Occup.Environ.Med.; 70(12):828-830. PMID: 24142991

15. Behrens T., Kendzia B., Treppmann T., Olsson A., Jockel K.H., Gustavsson P., Pohlabeln H., Ahrens W., Bruske I., Wichmann H.E., Merletti F., Mirabelli D., Richiardi L., Simonato L., Zaridze D., Szeszenia-Dabrowska N., Rudnai P., Lissowska J., Fabianova E., Tardon A., Field J., Stanescu Dumitru R., Bencko V., Foretova L., Janout V., Siemiatycki J., Parent M.E., McLaughlin J., Demers P., Landi M.T., Caporaso N., Kromhout H., Vermeulen R., Peters S., Benhamou S., Stucker I., Guida F., Consonni D., Bueno-de-Mesquita B., 't Mannetje A., Pearce N., Tse L.A., Yu I.T., Plato N., Boffetta P., Straif K., Schuz J., Pesch B., Bruning T. (2013) Lung cancer risk among bakers, pastry cooks and confectionary makers: the SYNERGY study Occup.Environ.Med.; 70(11):810-814. PMID: 23911873

16. Kendzia B., Behrens T., Jockel K.H., Siemiatycki J., Kromhout H., Vermeulen R., Peters S., Van Gelder R., Olsson A., Bruske I., Wichmann H.E., Stucker I., Guida F., Tardon A., Merletti F., Mirabelli D., Richiardi L., Pohlabeln H., Ahrens W., Landi M.T., Caporaso N., Consonni D., Zaridze D., Szeszenia-Dabrowska N., Lissowska J., Gustavsson P., Marcus M., Fabianova E., 't Mannetje A., Pearce N., Tse L.A., Yu I.T., Rudnai P., Bencko V., Janout V., Mates D., Foretova L., Forastiere F., McLaughlin J., Demers P., Bueno-de-Mesquita B., Boffetta P., Schuz J., Straif K., Pesch B., Bruning T. (2013) Welding and lung cancer in a pooled analysis of case-control studies Am.J Epidemiol.; 178(10):1513-1525. PMID: 24052544

17. Krestinina L.Y., Davis F.G., Schonfeld S., Preston D.L., Degteva M., Epifanova S., Akleyev A.V. (2013) Leukaemia incidence in the Techa River Cohort: 1953-2007 Br.J Cancer; 109(11):2886-2893. PMID: 24129230

18. Olsson A.C., Xu Y., Schuz J., Vlaanderen J., Kromhout H., Vermeulen R., Peters S., Stucker I., Guida F., Bruske I., Wichmann H.E., Consonni D., Landi M.T., Caporaso N., Tse L.A., Yu I.T., Siemiatycki J., Richardson L., Mirabelli D., Richiardi L., Simonato L., Gustavsson P., Plato N., Jockel K.H., Ahrens W., Pohlabeln H., Tardon A., Zaridze D., Marcus M.W., 't Mannetje A., Pearce N., McLaughlin J., Demers P., Szeszenia-Dabrowska N., Lissowska J., Rudnai P., Fabianova E., Dumitru R.S., Bencko V., Foretova L., Janout V., Boffetta P., Fortes C., Bueno-de-Mesquita B., Kendzia B., Behrens T., Pesch B., Bruning T., Straif K. (2013) Lung cancer risk among hairdressers: a pooled analysis of case-control studies conducted between 1985 and 2010 Am.J Epidemiol.; 178(9):1355-1365. PMID: 24068200

19. Sighoko D., Kamate B., Traore C., Malle B., Coulibaly B., Karidiatou A., Diallo C., Bah E., McCormack V., Muwonge R., Bourgeois D., Gormally E., Curado M.P., Bayo S., Hainaut P. (2013) Breast cancer in pre-menopausal women in West Africa: analysis of temporal trends and evaluation of risk factors associated with reproductive life Breast; 22(5):828-835. PMID: 23489760

20. Hargreave M., Jensen A., Deltour I., Brinton L.A., Andersen K.K., Kjaer S.K. (2013) Increased risk for cancer among offspring of women with fertility problems Int.J Cancer; 133(5):1180-1186. PMID: 23404395

21. Lund L.W., Winther J.F., Dalton S.O., Cederkvist L., Jeppesen P., Deltour I., Hargreave M., Kjaer S.K., Jensen A., Rechnitzer C., Andersen K.K., Schmiegelow K., Johansen C. (2013) Hospital contact for mental disorders in survivors of childhood cancer and their siblings in Denmark: a population-based cohort study Lancet oncology; 14(10):971-980. PMID: 23954078

22. McCormack V.A., Joffe M., van den Berg E., Broeze N., Dos Santos Silva I, Romieu I., Jacobson J.S., Neugut A.I., Schuz J., Cubasch H. (2013) Breast cancer receptor status and stage at diagnosis in over 1,200 consecutive public hospital patients in Soweto, South Africa: a case series Breast Cancer Res.; 15(5):R84. PMID: 24041225

23. Bodelon C., Wentzensen N., Schonfeld S.J., Visvanathan K., Hartge P., Park Y., Pfeiffer R.M. (2013) Hormonal risk factors and invasive epithelial ovarian cancer risk by parity Br.J Cancer; 109(3):769-776. PMID: 23820255

24. McCormack V., Peto J., Byrnes G., Straif K., Boffetta P. (2013) Br.J Cancer; 109(3):825-826. PMID: 23807162

25. Schuz J., Schonfeld S.J., Kromhout H., Straif K., Kashanskiy S.V., Kovalevskiy E.V., Bukhtiyarov I.V., 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(4):440-445. PMID: 23608525

26. Vlaanderen J., Taeger D., Wellman J., Keil U., Schuz J., Straif K. (2013) Extended cancer mortality follow-up of a German rubber industry cohort J Occup.Environ.Med.; 55(8):966-972. PMID: 23887703

27. Appel C.W., Johansen C., Deltour I., Frederiksen K., Hjalgrim H., Dalton S.O., Dencker A., Dige J., Boge P., Rix B.A., Dyregrov A., Engelbrekt P., Helweg E., Mikkelsen O.A., Hoybye M.T., Bidstrup P.E. (2013) Early parental death and risk of hospitalization for affective disorder in adulthood Epidemiology; 24(4):608-615. PMID: 23676260

28. Blecher E., Ross H., Leon M.E. (2013) Cigarette affordability in Europe Tob.Control; 22(4):e6. PMID: 23092885

29. Cubasch H., Joffe M., Hanisch R., Schuz J., Neugut A.I., Karstaedt A., Broeze N., van den Berg E., McCormack V., Jacobson J.S. (2013) Breast cancer characteristics and HIV among 1,092 women in Soweto, South Africa Breast Cancer Res.Treat.; 140(1):177-186. PMID: 23801159

30. Poulsen A.H., Friis S., Johansen C., Jensen A., Frei P., Kjaear S.K., Dalton S.O., Schuz J. (2013) Mobile phone use and the risk of skin cancer: a nationwide cohort study in Denmark Am.J Epidemiol; 178(2):190-197. PMID: 23788669

31. Andersen T.V., Schmidt L.S., Poulsen A.H., Feychting M., Roosli M., Tynes T., Aydin D., Prochazka M., Lannering B., Klaeboe L., Eggen T., Kuehni C.E., Schmiegelow K., Schuz J. (2013) Patterns of exposure to infectious diseases and social contacts in early life and risk of brain tumours in children and adolescents: an International Case-Control Study (CEFALO) Br.J Cancer; 108(11):2346-2353. PMID: 23652309

32. Benson V.S., Pirie K., Schuz J., Reeves G.K., Beral V., Green J. (2013) Mobile phone use and risk of brain neoplasms and other cancers: prospective study Int.J Epidemiol; 42(3):792-802. PMID: 23657200

33. Buckland G., Travier N., Cottet V., Gonzalez C.A., Lujan-Barroso L., Agudo A., Trichopoulou A., Lagiou P., Trichopoulos D., Peeters P.H., May A., Bueno-de-Mesquita H.B., Bvan Duijnhoven F.J., Key T.J., Allen N., Khaw K.T., Wareham N., Romieu I., McCormack V., Boutron-Ruault M., Clavel-Chapelon F., Panico S., Agnoli C., Palli D., Tumino R., Vineis P., Amiano P., Barricarte A., Rodriguez L., Sanchez M.J., Chirlaque M.D., Kaaks R., Teucher B., Boeing H., Bergmann M.M., Overvad K., Dahm C.C., Tjonneland A., Olsen A., Manjer J., Wirfalt E., Hallmans G., Johansson I., Lund E., Hjartaker A., Skeie G., Vergnaud A.C., Norat T., Romaguera D., Riboli E. (2013) Adherence to the mediterranean diet and risk of breast cancer in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition cohort study International journal of cancer; 132(12):2918-2927. PMID: 23180513

34. Etemadi A., Islami F., Phillips D.H., Godschalk R., Golozar A., Kamangar F., Malekshah A.F., Pourshams A., Elahi S., Ghojaghi F., Strickland P.T., Taylor P.R., Boffetta P., Abnet C.C., Dawsey S.M., Malekzadeh R., van Schooten F.J. (2013) Variation in PAH-related DNA adduct levels among non-smokers: the role of multiple genetic polymorphisms and nucleotide excision repair phenotype International journal of cancer; 132(12):2738-2747. PMID: 23175176

35. Metayer C., Milne E., Clavel J., Infante-Rivard C., Petridou E., Taylor M., Schuz J., Spector L.G., Dockerty J.D., Magnani C., Pombo-de-Oliveira M.S., Sinnett D., Murphy M., Roman E., Monge P., Ezzat S., Mueller B.A., Scheurer M.E., Armstrong B.K., Birch J., Kaatsch P., Koifman S., Lightfoot T., Bhatti P., Bondy M.L., Rudant J., O'Neill K., Miligi L., Dessypris N., Kang A.Y., Buffler P.A. (2013) The Childhood Leukemia International Consortium Cancer Epidemiol; 37(3):336-347. PMID: 23403126

36. Ritte R., Lukanova A., Tjonneland A., Olsen A., Overvad K., Mesrine S., Fagherazzi G., Dossus L., Teucher B., Steindorf K., Boeing H., Aleksandrova K., Trichopoulou A., Lagiou P., Trichopoulos D., Palli D., Grioni S., Mattiello A., Tumino R., Sacerdote C., Quiros J.R., Buckland G., Molina-Montes E., Chirlaque M.D., Ardanaz E., Amiano P., Bueno-de-Mesquita B., van Duijnhoven F., Van Gils C.H., Peeters P.H., Wareham N., Khaw K.T., Key T.J., Travis R.C., Krum-Hansen S., Gram I.T., Lund E., Sund M., Andersson A., Romieu I., Rinaldi S., McCormack V., Riboli E., Kaaks R. (2013) Height, age at menarche and risk of hormone receptor-positive and -negative breast cancer: a cohort study International journal of cancer; 132(11):2619-2629. PMID: 23090881

37. Espina C., Porta M., Schuz J., Aguado I.H., Percival R.V., Dora C., Slevin T., Guzman J.R., Meredith T., Landrigan P.J., Neira M. (2013) Environmental and occupational interventions for primary prevention of cancer: a cross-sectorial policy framework Environ.Health Perspect.; 121(4):420-427. PMID: 23384642

38. Frei P., Poulsen A.H., Mezei G., Pedersen C., Cronberg Salem L., Johansen C., Roosli M., Schuz J. (2013) Residential Distance to High-voltage Power Lines and Risk of Neurodegenerative Diseases: a Danish Population-based Case-Control Study American journal of epidemiology; 177(9):970-978. PMID: 23572049

39. Hamra G., Maclehose R., Richardson D. (2013) Markov chain Monte Carlo: an introduction for epidemiologists International journal of epidemiology; 42(2):627-634. PMID: 23569196

40. Ortiz-Cuaran S., Villar S., Gouas D., Ferro G., Plymoth A., Khuhaprema T., Kalalak A., Sangrajrang S., Friesen M.D., Groopman J.D., Hainaut P. (2013) Association between HBX status, aflatoxin-induced R249S TP53 mutation and risk of hepatocellular carcinoma in a case-control study from Thailand Cancer letters; 331(1):46-51. PMID: 23200676

41. Roman E., Lightfoot T., Smith A.G., Forman M.R., Linet M.S., Robison L., Simpson J., Kaatsch P., Grell K., Frederiksen K., Schuz J. (2013) Childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia and birthweight: insights from a pooled analysis of case-control data from Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States European journal of cancer; 49(6):1437-1447. PMID: 23266048

42. Agostini M., Ferro G., Burstyn I., de Vocht F., Portengen L., Olsson A., Boffetta P., Kromhout H. (2013) Does a more refined assessment of exposure to bitumen fume and confounders alter risk estimates from a nested case-control study of lung cancer among European asphalt workers? Occupational and Environmental Medicine; 70(3):195-202. PMID: 23322919

43. Kaergaard Starr L., Osler M., Steding-Jessen M., Lidegaard Frederiksen B., Jakobsen E., Osterlind K., Schuz J., Johansen C., Oksbjerg Dalton S. (2013) Socioeconomic position and surgery for early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer: A population-based study in Denmark Lung Cancer; 79(3):262-269. PMID: 23276505

44. Schuz J. (2013) Epidemiology; 24(2):191-192. PMID: 23377088

45. Bagnardi V., Rota M., Botteri E., Tramacere I., Islami F., Fedirko V., Scotti L., Jenab M., Turati F., Pasquali E., Pelucchi C., Bellocco R., Negri E., Corrao G., Rehm J., Boffetta P., La Vecchia C. (2013) Light alcohol drinking and cancer: a meta-analysis Ann.Oncol; 24(2):301-308. PMID: 22910838

46. Thierry-Chef I., Dabin J., Friberg E.G., Hermen J., Istad T.S., Jahnen A., Krille L., Lee C., Maccia C., Nordenskjold A., Olerud H.M., Rani K., Rehel J.L., Simon S.L., 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(2):717-728. PMID: 23429160

47. Antoni S., Sasco A.J., Dos Santos Silva I, McCormack V. (2013) Is mammographic density differentially associated with breast cancer according to receptor status? A meta-analysis Breast Cancer Res.Treat.; 137(2):337-347. PMID: 23239150

48. Erdmann F., Lortet-Tieulent J., Schuz J., Zeeb H., Greinert R., Breitbart E.W., Bray F. (2013) International trends in the incidence of malignant melanoma 1953-2008--are recent generations at higher or lower risk? International journal of cancer; 132(2):385-400. PMID: 22532371

49. Gallus S., Muttarak R., Franchi M., Pacifici R., Colombo P., Boffetta P., Leon M.E., La Vecchia C. (2013) Why do smokers quit? Eur.J Cancer Prev; 22(1):96-101. PMID: 22644233

50. Peters S., Kromhout H., Portengen L., Olsson A., Kendzia B., Vincent R., Savary B., Lavoue J., Cavallo D., Cattaneo A., Mirabelli D., Plato N., Fevotte J., Pesch B., Bruning T., Straif K., Vermeulen R. (2013) Sensitivity analyses of exposure estimates from a quantitative job-exposure matrix (SYN-JEM) for use in community-based studies Ann.Occup.Hyg.; 57(1):98-106. PMID: 22805750

51. Beranger R., Le Cornet C., Schuz J., Fervers B. (2013) Occupational and environmental exposures associated with testicular germ cell tumours: systematic review of prenatal and life-long exposures PLoS ONE; 8(10):e77130. PMID: 24155923

52. Kromhout H., Olsson A., Peters S., Straif K. (2013) Occupational risk factors in lung cancer: pooling community-based case-control studies for enhanced evidence ; 157-168.

53. McCormack V., Lortet-Tieulent J., Hai-Rim S., Bray F. (2013) Cancer in Women: Global Burden and Insights from Gender Comparisons ; 1085-1098.

54. 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 PLoS.One.; 8(3):e57886. PMID: 23526956