Research Groups

Section of Infections - Infections and Cancer Epidemiology Group

Previous Publications - All publications 2013-2014

1. Schmidt J.A., Allen N.E., Almquist M., Franceschi S., Rinaldi S., Tipper S.J., Tsilidis K.K., Weiderpass E., Overvad K., Tjonneland A., Boutron-Ruault M.C., Dossus L., Mesrine S., Kaaks R., Lukanova A., Boeing H., Lagiou P., Trichopoulos D., Trichopoulou A., Palli D., Krogh V., Panico S., Tumino R., Zanetti R., Bueno-de-Mesquita H.B., Peeters P.H., Lund E., Menendez V., Agudo A., Sanchez M.J., Chirlaque M.D., Ardanaz E., Larranaga N., Hennings J., Sandstrom M., Khaw K.T., Wareham N., Romieu I., Gunter M.J., Riboli E., Key T.J., Travis R.C. (2014) Insulin-like growth factor-i and risk of differentiated thyroid carcinoma in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention; 23(6):976-985. PMID: 24646451

2. Borraccino A., Migliore E., Piccioni P., Baussano I., Carosso A., Bugiani M. (2014) Yield of tuberculosis contact investigation in a low-incidence country J Infect; 68(5):448-454. PMID: 24418415

3. Chen A.A., Heideman D.A., Boon D., Gheit T., Snijders P.J., Tommasino M., Franceschi S., Clifford G.M. (2014) Human papillomavirus 45 genetic variation and cervical cancer risk worldwide Journal of virology; 88(8):4514-4521. PMID: 24501412

4. Carbone A., Vaccher E., Gloghini A., Pantanowitz L., Abayomi A., de Paoli P., Franceschi S. (2014) Diagnosis and management of lymphomas and other cancers in HIV-infected patients Nat Rev.Clin Oncol; 11(4):223-238. PMID: 24614140

5. Turati F., Trichopoulos D., Polesel J., Bravi F., Rossi M., Talamini R., Franceschi S., Montella M., Trichopoulou A., La Vecchia C., Lagiou P. (2014) Mediterranean diet and hepatocellular carcinoma J Hepatol.; 60(3):606-611. PMID: 24240052

6. Gillison M.L., Castellsague X., Chaturvedi A., Goodman M.T., Snijders P., Tommasino M., Arbyn M., Franceschi S. (2014) Eurogin Roadmap: comparative epidemiology of HPV infection and associated cancers of the head and neck and cervix International journal of cancer; 134(3):497-507. PMID: 23568556

7. Baussano I., Franceschi S., Plummer M. (2014) Infection transmission and chronic disease models in the study of infection-associated cancers Br.J Cancer; 110(1):7-11. PMID: 24300979

8. Lubin J.H., De Stefani E., Abnet C.C., Acosta G., Boffetta P., Victora C., Graubard B.I., Munoz N., Deneo-Pellegrini H., Franceschi S., Castellsague X., Ronco A.L., Dawsey S.M. (2014) Maté drinking and esophageal squamous cell carcinoma in South America: pooled results from two large multicenter case-control studies Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention; 23(1):107-116. PMID: 24130226

9. Leoncini E., Ricciardi W., Cadoni G., Arzani D., Petrelli L., Paludetti G., Brennan P., Luce D., Stucker I., Matsuo K., Talamini R., La Vecchia C., Olshan A.F., Winn D.M., Herrero R., Franceschi S., Castellsague X., Muscat J., Morgenstern H., Zhang Z.F., Levi F., Dal Maso L., Kelsey K., McClean M., Vaughan T.L., Lazarus P., Purdue M.P., Hayes R.B., Chen C., Schwartz S.M., Shangina O., Koifman S., Ahrens W., Matos E., Lagiou P., Lissowska J., Szeszenia-Dabrowska N., Fernandez L., Menezes A., Agudo A., Daudt A.W., Richiardi L., Kjaerheim K., Mates D., Betka J., Yu G.P., Schantz S., Simonato L., Brenner H., Conway D.I., Macfarlane T.V., Thomson P., Fabianova E., Znaor A., Rudnai P., Healy C., Boffetta P., Chuang S.C., Lee Y.C., Hashibe M., Boccia S. (2014) Adult height and head and neck cancer: a pooled analysis within the INHANCE Consortium Eur.J Epidemiol; 29(1):35-48. PMID: 24271556

10. Pelucchi C., Galeone C., Polesel J., Manzari M., Zucchetto A., Talamini R., Franceschi S., Negri E., La Vecchia C. (2014) Smoking and body mass index and survival in pancreatic cancer patients Pancreas; 43(1):47-52. PMID: 24177141

11. Chen A.A., Heideman D.A., Boon D., Chen Z., Burk R.D., De Vuyst H., Gheit T., Snijders P.J., Tommasino M., Franceschi S., Clifford G.M. (2014) Human papillomavirus 33 worldwide genetic variation and associated risk of cervical cancer Virology; 356-362. PMID: 24314666

12. Baussano I., Dillner J., Lazzarato F., Ronco G., Franceschi S. (2014) Upscaling human papillomavirus vaccination in high-income countries: impact assessment based on transmission model Infect Agent.Cancer; 9(1):4. PMID: 24438317

13. Anantharaman D., Chabrier A., Gaborieau V., Franceschi S., Herrero R., Rajkumar T., Samant T., Mahimkar M.B., Brennan P., McKay J.D. (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. PMID: 24505444

14. Di Maso M., Talamini R., Bosetti C., Montella M., Zucchetto A., Libra M., Negri E., Levi F., La Vecchia C., Franceschi S., Serraino D., Polesel J. (2013) Red meat and cancer risk in a network of case-control studies focusing on cooking practices Ann.Oncol; 24(12):3107-3112. PMID: 24121119

15. Augustin L.S., Malerba S., Lugo A., Franceschi S., Talamini R., Serraino D., Jenkins D.J., La Vecchia C. (2013) Associations of bread and pasta with the risk of cancer of the breast and colorectum Ann.Oncol; 24(12):3094-3099. PMID: 24155133

16. Chaturvedi A.K., Anderson W.F., Lortet-Tieulent J., Curado M.P., Ferlay J., Franceschi S., Rosenberg P.S., Bray F., Gillison M.L. (2013) Worldwide trends in incidence rates for oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancers Journal of clinical oncology; 31(36):4550-4559. PMID: 24248688

17. Vaccarella S., Bruni L., Seoud M. (2013) Burden of human papillomavirus infections and related diseases in the extended Middle East and North Africa region Vaccine; G32-G44. PMID: 24331818

18. Denny L.A., Sankaranarayanan R., De Vuyst H., Kim J.J., Adefuye P.O., Alemany L., Adewole I.F., Awolude O.A., Parham G., de Sanjose S., Bosch F.X. (2013) Recommendations for cervical cancer prevention in sub-saharan Africa Vaccine; F73-F74. PMID: 24331750

19. Seoud M., Vaccarella S., El-Kak F., Sancho-Garnier H., Jumaan A.O., Kim J.J., Garland S.M., Stern P.L., Lamontagne D.S., Albero G., Bosch F.X. (2013) Extended middle East and north Africa: summary recommendations for the prevention of human papillomavirus infections and related cancers including cervical cancer Vaccine; G78-G79. PMID: 24331823

20. Zucchetto A., Franceschi S., Polesel J., Parpinel M., Dal Maso L. (2013) J Natl.Cancer Inst.; 105(22):1759-1760. PMID: 24115358

21. Lertkhachonsuk A.A., Yip C.H., Khuhaprema T., Chen D.S., Plummer M., Jee S.H., Toi M., Wilailak S. (2013) Cancer prevention in Asia: resource-stratified guidelines from the Asian Oncology Summit 2013 Lancet oncology; 14(12):e497-e507. PMID: 24176569

22. Turati F., Edefonti V., Bosetti C., Ferraroni M., Malvezzi M., Franceschi S., Talamini R., Montella M., Levi F., Dal Maso L., Serraino D., Polesel J., Negri E., Decarli A., La Vecchia C. (2013) Family history of cancer and the risk of cancer: a network of case-control studies Ann.Oncol; 24(10):2651-2656. PMID: 23884440

23. Rosato V., Bertuccio P., Bosetti C., Negri E., Edefonti V., Ferraroni M., Decarli A., Talamini R., Dal Maso L., Falcini F., Montella M., Franceschi S., La Vecchia C. (2013) Nutritional factors, physical activity, and breast cancer by hormonal receptor status Breast; 22(5):887-893. PMID: 23643804

24. Vaccarella S., Lortet-Tieulent J., Plummer M., Franceschi S., Bray F. (2013) Worldwide trends in cervical cancer incidence: impact of screening against changes in disease risk factors Eur.J Cancer; 49(15):3262-3273. PMID: 23751569

25. Baussano I., Lazzarato F., Ronco G., Dillner J., Franceschi S. (2013) Benefits of catch-up in vaccination against human papillomavirus in medium- and low-income countries Int.J Cancer; 133(8):1876-1881. PMID: 23564420

26. Bzhalava D., Guan P., Franceschi S., Dillner J., Clifford G. (2013) A systematic review of the prevalence of mucosal and cutaneous human papillomavirus types Virology; 445(1):224-231. PMID: 23928291

27. Clifford G., Bertisch B., Franceschi S. (2013) Am.J Epidemiol.; 178(6):888-889. PMID: 23900551

28. Bertisch B., Franceschi S., Lise M., Vernazza P., Keiser O., Schoni-Affolter F., Bouchardy C., Dehler S., Levi F., Jundt G., Ess S., Pawlita M., Kovari H., Wandeler G., Calmy A., Cavassini M., Stockle M., Clifford G. (2013) Risk factors for anal cancer in persons infected with HIV: a nested case-control study in the Swiss HIV Cohort Study Am.J Epidemiol.; 178(6):877-884. PMID: 23900553

29. Wyss A., Hashibe M., Chuang S.C., Lee Y.C., Zhang Z.F., Yu G.P., Winn D.M., Wei Q., Talamini R., Szeszenia-Dabrowska N., Sturgis E.M., Smith E., Shangina O., Schwartz S.M., Schantz S., Rudnai P., Purdue M.P., Eluf-Neto J., Muscat J., Morgenstern H., Michaluart P. Jr., Menezes A., Matos E., Mates I.N., Lissowska J., Levi F., Lazarus P., La Vecchia C., Koifman S., Herrero R., Hayes R.B., Franceschi S., Wunsch-Filho V., Fernandez L., Fabianova E., Daudt A.W., Dal Maso L., Curado M.P., Chen C., Castellsague X., de Carvalho M.B., Cadoni G., Boccia S., Brennan P., Boffetta P., Olshan A.F. (2013) Cigarette, cigar, and pipe smoking and the risk of head and neck cancers: pooled analysis in the International Head and Neck Cancer Epidemiology Consortium Am.J Epidemiol.; 178(5):679-690. PMID: 23817919

30. De Vuyst H., Chung M.H., Baussano I., Mugo N.R., Tenet V., van Kemenade F.J., Rana F.S., Sakr S.R., Meijer C.J., Snijders P.J., Franceschi S. (2013) Comparison of HPV DNA testing in cervical exfoliated cells and tissue biopsies among HIV-positive women in Kenya Int.J Cancer; 133(6):1441-1446. PMID: 23444059

31. Crosbie E.J., Einstein M.H., Franceschi S., Kitchener H.C. (2013) Human papillomavirus and cervical cancer Lancet; 382(9895):889-899. PMID: 23618600

32. Chauvet B., Mahe M.A., Maingon P., Mazeron J.J., Mornex F., Chauvet B., Mahe M.A., Maingon P., Mazeron J.J., Mornex F., Azria D., Barillot I., Chauvet B., Denis F., Lartigau E., Lipinski F., Maingon P., Mornex F., Ardiet J.M., Bibault J.E., Caudrelier V., Diaz O., de Crevoisier R., Dubray B., Estivalet S., Faivre J.C., Fenoglietto P., Fumagalli I., Ferlay J., Giraud P., Hennequin C., Henoch H., Khodri M., Llacer C., Lagrange J.L., Lorchel F., Mahe M.A., Meyrieux C., de Martel C., Noel G., Oozeer R., Peiffert D., Pointreau Y., Pourel N., Pradier O., Rocher F., Thureau S., Eschwege F., Martin P., Parmentier G. (2013) [White paper on radiation oncology in France. Twelve proposals to improve a major cancer treatment. Societe francaise de radiotherapie oncologique] Cancer Radiother.; S2-72. PMID: 23916854

33. Chung M.H., McKenzie K.P., De Vuyst H., Richardson B.A., Rana F., Pamnani R., Njoroge J.W., Nyongesa-Malava E., Sakr S.R., John-Stewart G.C., Mugo N.R. (2013) Comparing pap smear, via, and hpv cervical cancer screening methods among hiv-positive women by immune status and antiretroviral therapy AIDS; 27(18):. PMID: 23842133

34. Rizzato C., Kato I., Plummer M., Munoz N., Stein A., Jan van Doorn L., Franceschi S., Canzian F. (2013) Risk of advanced gastric precancerous lesions in Helicobacter pylori infected subjects is influenced by ABO blood group and cagA status Int.J Cancer; 133(2):315-322. PMID: 23319424

35. Partensky C. (2013) Toward a better understanding of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: glimmers of hope? Pancreas; 42(5):729-739. PMID: 23648843

36. Polesel J., Serraino D., Negri E., Barzan L., Vaccher E., Montella M., Zucchetto A., Garavello W., Franceschi S., La Vecchia C., Talamini R. (2013) Consumption of fruit, vegetables, and other food groups and the risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma Cancer causes & control : CCC; 24(6):1157-1165. PMID: 23535867

37. de Martel C., Forman D., Plummer M. (2013) Gastric cancer: epidemiology and risk factors Gastroenterol.Clin North Am.; 42(2):219-240. PMID: 23639638

38. Wakeham K., Webb E.L., Sebina I., Nalwoga A., Muhangi L., Miley W., Johnston W.T., Ndibazza J., Whitby D., Newton R., Elliott A.M. (2013) Risk factors for seropositivity to Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus among children in Uganda J Acquir.Immune.Defic.Syndr.; 63(2):228-233. PMID: 23403859

39. Baussano I., Franceschi S., Gillio-Tos A., Carozzi F., Confortini M., Dalla Palma P., De Lillo M., Del Mistro A., De Marco L., Naldoni C., Pierotti P., Schincaglia P., Segnan N., Zorzi M., Giorgi-Rossi P., Ronco G. (2013) Difference in overall and age-specific prevalence of high-risk human papillomavirus infection in Italy: evidence from NTCC trial BMC.Infect.Dis.; 13(1):238. PMID: 23706168

40. Bosetti C., Bravi F., Turati F., Edefonti V., Polesel J., Decarli A., Negri E., Talamini R., Franceschi S., La Vecchia C., Zeegers M.P. (2013) Nutrient-based dietary patterns and pancreatic cancer risk Ann.Epidemiol.; 23(3):124-128. PMID: 23332711

41. Plummer M. (2013) Helicobacter pylori and colonic neoplasms American journal of gastroenterology; 108(2):216-217. PMID: 23381070

42. Gillison M.L., Castellsague X., Chaturvedi A., Goodman M.T., Snijders P., Tommasino M., Arbyn M., Franceschi S. (2013) Eurogin Roadmap: Comparative epidemiology of HPV infection and associated cancers of the head and neck and cervix Int.J Cancer; 134(3):497-507. PMID: 23568556

43. Franceschi S., Wild C.P. (2013) Meeting the global demands of epidemiologic transition - the indispensable role of cancer prevention Mol.Oncol; 7(1):1-13. PMID: 23218182

44. Turati F., Talamini R., Pelucchi C., Polesel J., Franceschi S., Crispo A., Izzo F., La Vecchia C., Boffetta P., Montella M. (2013) Metabolic syndrome and hepatocellular carcinoma risk British journal of cancer; 108(1):222-228. PMID: 23169288

45. Cornet I., Gheit T., Iannacone M.R., Vignat J., Sylla B.S., del Mistro A., Franceschi S., Tommasino M., Clifford G.M. (2013) HPV16 genetic variation and the development of cervical cancer worldwide British journal of cancer; 108(1):240-244. PMID: 23169278

46. Galeone C., Augustin L.S., Filomeno M., Malerba S., Zucchetto A., Pelucchi C., Montella M., Talamini R., Franceschi S., La Vecchia C. (2013) Dietary glycemic index, glycemic load, and the risk of endometrial cancer: a case-control study and meta-analysis Eur.J Cancer Prev.; 22(1):38-45. PMID: 22584216

47. Halec G., Schmitt M., Dondog B., Sharkhuu E., Wentzensen N., Gheit T., Tommasino M., Kommoss F., Bosch F.X., Franceschi S., Clifford G., Gissmann L., Pawlita M. (2013) Biological activity of probable/possible high-risk human papillomavirus types in cervical cancer International journal of cancer; 132(1):63-71. PMID: 22514107

48. Guan P., Clifford G.M., Franceschi S. (2013) Human papillomavirus types in glandular lesions of the cervix: A meta-analysis of published studies International journal of cancer; 132(1):248-250. PMID: 22684765

49. Baussano I., Mercadante S., Pareek M., Lalvani A., Bugiani M. (2013) High rates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis among socially marginalized immigrants in low-incidence area, 1991-2010, Italy Emerg.Infect.Dis.; 19(9):1437-1445. PMID: 23965807

50. Vaccarella S., De Vuyst H., Mugo N.R., Sakr S.R., Plummer M., Heideman D.A., Franceschi S., Chung M. (2013) Clustering patterns of human papillomavirus infections among HIV-positive women in Kenya Infect.Agent.Cancer; 8(1):50. PMID: 24355034

51. Cornet I., Gheit T., Clifford G.M., Combes J.D., Dalstein V., Franceschi S., Tommasino M., Clavel C. (2013) Human papillomavirus type 16 E6 variants in France and risk of viral persistence Infect.Agent.Cancer; 8(1):4. PMID: 23343041

52. Hjartaker A., Aagnes B., Robsahm T.E., Langseth H., Bray F., Larsen I.K. (2013) Subsite-specific dietary risk factors for colorectal cancer: a review of cohort studies J Oncol; 703854. PMID: 23577027

53. Bidoli E., Pelucchi C., Polesel J., Negri E., Barzan L., Franchin G., Franceschi S., Serraino D., Paoli P.D., La Vecchia C., Talamini R. (2013) Fiber intake and risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a case-control study Nutr.Cancer; 65(8):1157-1163. PMID: 24098992

54. Baussano I., Elfstrom K.M., Lazzarato F., Gillio-Tos A., De Marco L., Carozzi F., del Mistro A., Dillner J., Franceschi S., Ronco G. (2013) Type-Specific Human Papillomavirus Biological Features: Validated Model-Based Estimates PLoS ONE; 8(11):e81171. PMID: 24400036

55. Rizzato C., Kato I., Plummer M., Munoz N., Canzian F. (2013) Genetic variation in PSCA and risk of gastric advanced preneoplastic lesions and cancer in relation to Helicobacter pylori infection PLoS.One.; 8(9):e73100. PMID: 24023815

56. Turner H.C., Baussano I., Garnett G.P. (2013) Vaccinating women previously exposed to human papillomavirus: a cost-effectiveness analysis of the bivalent vaccine PLoS.One.; 8(9):e75552. PMID: 24086567

57. Vaccarella S., Soderlund-Strand A., Franceschi S., Plummer M., Dillner J. (2013) Patterns of human papillomavirus types in multiple infections: an analysis in women and men of the high throughput human papillomavirus monitoring study PLoS.One.; 8(8):e71617. PMID: 23977090

58. Seouda M., Vaccarella S., El-Kak F., Sancho-Garnier H., Jumaan A.O., Kim J.J., Garland S.M., Stern P.L., Lamontagne D.S., Albero G., Bosch F.X. (2013) Extended Middle East and North Africa: summary recommendations for the prevention of human papillomavirus infections and related cancers including cervical cancer Vaccine; G78-G79.

59. De Vuyst H ., Alemany L., Lacey C., Chibwesha C.J. (2013) The burden of human papillomavirus infections and related diseases in sub-saharan Africa Vaccine; F32-46.