Research Groups

IARC Monographs

Key Recent Publications

1. Straif K, Stayner L, Demers PA, Landrigan PJ. (2012) Use of meta-analyses by IARC Working Groups . Environ Health Perspect. 120(9):A342-3

2. Demetriou CA, Straif K, Vineis P. (2012) From testing to estimation: the problem of false positives in the context of carcinogen evaluation in the IARC monographs. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21(8):1272-81 doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-12-0276 19/06/2012

3. Cogliano VJ, Baan R, Straif K, Grosse Y, Lauby-Secretan B, El Ghissassi F, Bouvard V, Benbrahim-Tallaa L, Guha N, Freeman C, Galichet L, Wild CP. (2011) Preventable exposures associated with human cancers. J Natl Cancer Inst 103:1827-39

4. Stevens RG, Hansen J, Costa G, Haus E, Kauppinen T, Aronson KJ, Castaño-Vinyals G, Davis S, Frings-Dresen MH, Fritschi L, Kogevinas M, Kogi K, Lie JA, Lowden A, Peplonska B, Pesch B, Pukkala E, Schernhammer E, Travis RC, Vermeulen R, Zheng T, Cogliano V, Straif K. (2011) Considerations of circadian impact for defining 'shift work' in cancer studies: IARC Working Group Report. Occup Environ Med 68:154-62

5. Camargo MC, Stayner LT, Straif K, Reina M, Al-Alem U, Demers PA, Landrigan PJ. (2011) Occupational exposure to asbestos and ovarian cancer: a meta-analysis. Environ Health Perspect 119(9):1211-7 doi: 10.1289/ehp.1003283. 03/06/2011

6. Guha N, Straif K, Benbrahim-Tallaa L. (2011) The IARC Monographs on the carcinogenicity of crystalline silica. [Review]. Med Lav 102(4):310-20

7. Cogliano V, Straif K. (2010) Re: False-positive results in cancer epidemiology: a plea for epistemological modesty. J Natl Cancer Inst 102(2):134 doi: 10.1093/jnci/djp446 09/12/2009

8. Ward EM, Schulte PA, Straif K, Hopf NB, Caldwell JC, Carreón T, DeMarini DM, Fowler BA, Goldstein BD, Hemminki K, Hines CJ, Pursiainen KH, Kuempel E, Lewtas J, Lunn RM, Lynge E, McElvenny DM, Muhle H, Nakajima T, Robertson LW, Rothman N, Ruder AM, Schubauer-Berigan MK, Siemiatycki J, Silverman D, Smith MT, Sorahan T, Steenland K, Stevens RG, Vineis P, Zahm SH, Zeise L, Cogliano VJ. (2010) Research recommendations for selected IARC-classified agents. [Review]. Environ Health Perspect 118:1355-62

9. Guha N, Merletti F, Steenland NK, Altieri A, Cogliano V, Straif K. (2010) Lung cancer risk in painters: a meta-analysis. (Review). Environ Health Perspect 118(3):303-12 doi: 0.1289/ehp.0901402 22/10/2009

10. Cogliano V, Baan R, Straif K, Grosse Y, Secretan B, El Ghissassi F, Bouvard V, benbrahim-Tallaa, Guha N (2008) Future priorities for IARC Monograph. Lancet Oncol 9:708

11. Cogliano VJ, Baan RA, Straif K, Grosse Y, Secretan B, El Ghissassi F (2008) Use of mechanistic data in IARC evaluations. Environ Mol Mutagen 49:100-9

12. Cogliano VJ, Baan RA, Straif K, Grosse Y, Secretan MB, El Ghissassi F, Kleihues P. (2004) The science and practice of carcinogen identification and evaluation. Environ Health Perspect 112:1269-74