Research Groups

Section of Genetics - Genetic Epidemiology Group

Key Recent Publications

1. Johansson M, Fanidi A, Muller DC, Bassett JK, Midttun Ř, Vollset SE, Travis RC, Palli D, Mattiello A, Sieri S, Trichopoulou A, Lagiou P, Trichopoulos D, Ljungberg B, Hallmans G, Weiderpass E, Skeie G, González CA, Dorronsoro M, Peeters PH, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Ros MM, Boutron Ruault MC, Fagherazzi G, Clavel F, Sánchez MJ, Gurrea AB, Navarro C, Quiros JR, Overvad K, Tjřnneland A, Aleksandrova K, Vineis P, Gunter MJ, Kaaks R, Giles G, Relton C, Riboli E, Boeing H, Ueland PM, Severi G, Brennan P (2014) Circulating biomarkers of one-carbon metabolism in relation to renal cell carcinoma incidence and survival. J Natl Cancer Inst 106(12)10.1093/jnci/dju327 08/11/2014

2. Muller DC, Fanidi A, Midttun Ř, Steffen A, Dossus L, Boutron-Ruault MC, Severi G, Kühn T, Katzke V, de la Torre RA, González CA, Sánchez MJ, Dorronsoro M, Santiuste C, Barricarte A, Khaw KT, Wareham N, Travis RC, Trichopoulou A, Giotaki M, Trichopoulos D, Palli D, Krogh V, Tumino R, Vineis P, Panico S, Tjřnneland A, Olsen A, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Peeters PH, Ljungberg B, Wennberg M, Weiderpass E, Murphy N, Riboli E, Ueland PM, Boeing H, Brennan P, Johansson M (2014) Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 in relation to renal cell carcinoma incidence and survival in the EPIC cohort. Am J Epidemiol 180(8):810-20 10.1093/aje/kwu204 11/09/2014

3. Brenner DR, Wozniak MB, Feyt C, Holcatova I, Janout V, Foretova L, Fabianova E, Shonova O, Martinek A, Ryska M, Adamcakova Z, Flaska E, Moskal A, Brennan P, Scelo G (2014) Physical activity and risk of pancreatic cancer in a central European multicenter case-control study. Cancer Causes Control 25(6):669-81 10.1007/s10552-014-0370-x 03/04/2014

4. Chuang SC, Fanidi A, Ueland PM, Relton C, Midttun O, Vollset SE, Gunter MJ, Seckl MJ, Travis RC, Wareham N, Trichopoulou A, Lagiou P, Trichopoulos D, Peeters PH, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Boeing H, Wientzek A, Kuehn T, Kaaks R, Tumino R, Agnoli C, Palli D, Naccarati A, Aicua EA, Sánchez MJ, Quirós JR, Chirlaque MD, Agudo A, Johansson M, Grankvist K, Boutron-Ruault MC, Clavel-Chapelon F, Fagherazzi G, Weiderpass E, Riboli E, Brennan PJ, Vineis P, Johansson M (2014) Circulating biomarkers of tryptophan and the kynurenine pathway and lung cancer risk. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23(3):461-8 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-13-0770 19/12/0213

5. Anantharaman D, Chabrier A, Gaborieau V, Franceschi S, Herrero R, Rajkumar T, Samant T, Mahimkar MB, Brennan P, McKay JD (2014) Genetic variants in nicotine addiction and alcohol metabolism genes, oral cancer risk and the propensity to smoke and drink alcohol: a replication study in India. PLoS One 9(2):e88240 10.1371/journal.pone.0088240

6. Anantharaman D, Gheit T, Waterboer T, Halec G, Carreira C, Abedi-Ardekani B, McKay-Chopin S, Zaridze D, Mukeria A, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Lissowska J, Mates D, Janout V, Foretova L, Bencko V, Rudnai P, Fabianova E, Tjřnneland A, Travis RC, Boeing H, Quirós JR, Johansson M, Krogh V, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Kotanidou A, Clavel-Chapelon F, Weiderpass E, Johansson M, Pawlita M, Scelo G, Tommasino M, Brennan P (2014) No causal association identified for human papillomavirus infections in lung cancer. Cancer Res 74(13):3525-34 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-13-3548 23/04/2014

7. Cozen W, Timofeeva MN, Li D, Diepstra A, Hazelett D, Delahaye-Sourdeix M, Edlund CK, Franke L, Rostgaard K, Van Den Berg DJ, Cortessis VK, Smedby KE, Glaser SL, Westra HJ, Robison LL, Mack TM, Ghesquieres H, Hwang AE, Nieters A, de Sanjose S, Lightfoot T, Becker N, Maynadie M, Foretova L, Roman E, Benavente Y, Rand KA, Nathwani BN, Glimelius B, Staines A, Boffetta P, Link BK, Kiemeney L, Ansell SM, Bhatia S, Strong LC, Galan P, Vatten L, Habermann TM, Duell EJ, Lake A, Veenstra RN, Visser L, Liu Y, Urayama KY, Montgomery D, Gaborieau V, Weiss LM, Byrnes G, Lathrop M, Cocco P, Best T, Skol AD, Adami HO, Melbye M, Cerhan JR, Gallagher A, Taylor GM, Slager SL, Brennan P, Coetzee GA, Conti DV, Onel K, Jarrett RF, Hjalgrim H, van den Berg A, McKay JD (2014) A meta-analysis of Hodgkin lymphoma reveals 19p13.3 TCF3 as a novel susceptibility locus. Nat Commun 5:3856 10.1038/ncomms4856

8. Kreimer AR, Johansson M, Waterboer T, Kaaks R, Chang-Claude J, Drogen D, Tjřnneland A, Overvad K, Quirós JR, González CA, Sánchez MJ, Larrańaga N, Navarro C, Barricarte A, Travis RC, Khaw KT, Wareham N, Trichopoulou A, Lagiou P, Trichopoulos D, Peeters PH, Panico S, Masala G, Grioni S, Tumino R, Vineis P, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Laurell G, Hallmans G, Manjer J, Ekström 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. J Clin Oncol 31(21):2708-15 10.1200/JCO.2012.47.2738 17/06/2013

9. Anantharaman D, Gheit T, Waterboer T, Abedi-Ardekani B, Carreira C, McKay-Chopin S, Gaborieau V, Marron M, Lagiou P, Ahrens W, Holcátová I, Merletti F, Kjaerheim K, Talamini R, Simonato L, Castellsague X, Macfarlane TV, Biggs AM, Thakker N, Znaor A, Thomson P, Canova C, Conway DI, Healy CM, Tommasino M, Pawlita M, Brennan P (2013) Human papillomavirus infections and upper aero-digestive tract cancers: the ARCAGE study. J Natl Cancer Inst 105(8):536-45 10.1093/jnci/djt053 16/03/2013

10. Brenner DR, Brennan P, Boffetta P, Amos CI, Spitz MR, Chen C, Goodman G, Heinrich J, Bickeböller H, Rosenberger A, Risch A, Muley T, McLaughlin JR, Benhamou S, Bouchardy C, Lewinger JP, Witte JS, Chen G, Bull S, Hung RJ (2013) Hierarchical modeling identifies novel lung cancer susceptibility variants in inflammation pathways among 10,140 cases and 11,012 controls. Hum Genet 132(5):579-89 10.1007/s00439-013-1270-y 01/02/2013

11. Wozniak MB, 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 10.1371/journal.pone.0057886 05/03/2013