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IARC Monographs

Previous Publications - All publications 2013-2014

1. Denholm R., Schuz J., Straif K., Stucker I., Jockel K.H., Brenner D.R., De Matteis S., Boffetta P., Guida F., Bruske I., Wichmann H.E., Landi M.T., Caporaso N., Siemiatycki J., Ahrens W., Pohlabeln H., Zaridze D., Field J.K., McLaughlin J., Demers P., Szeszenia-Dabrowska N., Lissowska J., Rudnai P., Fabianova E., Dumitru R.S., Bencko V., Foretova L., Janout V., Kendzia B., Peters S., Behrens T., Vermeulen R., Bruning T., Kromhout H., Olsson C. (2014) Is previous respiratory disease a risk factor for lung cancer? Am J Respir.Crit Care Med; 190(5):549-559. PMID: 25054566

2. Guha N., Warnakulasuriya S., Vlaanderen J., Straif K. (2014) Betel quid chewing and the risk of oral and oropharyngeal cancers: a meta-analysis with implications for cancer control International journal of cancer; 135(6):1433-1443. PMID: 24302487

3. Hamra G.B., Guha N., Cohen A., Laden F., Raaschou-Nielsen O., Samet J.M., Vineis P., Forastiere F., Saldiva P., Yorifuji T., Loomis D. (2014) Outdoor particulate matter exposure and lung cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis Environ Health Perspect.; 122(9):906-911. PMID: 24911630

4. Samet J.M., Straif K., Schuz J., Saracci R. (2014) The authors respond Epidemiology; 25(4):618. PMID: 24887168

5. Vlaanderen J., Straif K., Ruder A., Blair A., Hansen J., Lynge E., Charbotel B., Loomis D., Kauppinen T., Kyyronen P., Pukkala E., Weiderpass E., Guha N. (2014) Tetrachloroethylene exposure and bladder cancer risk: a meta-analysis of dry-cleaning-worker studies Environ Health Perspect.; 122(7):661-666. PMID: 24659585

6. Hamra G.B., Loomis D., Dement J. (2014) Examining the association of lung cancer and highly correlated fibre size-specific asbestos exposures with a hierarchical Bayesian model Occupational and Environmental Medicine; 71(5):353-357. PMID: 24569623

7. Loomis D., Huang W., Chen G. (2014) The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) evaluation of the carcinogenicity of outdoor air pollution: focus on China Chin J Cancer; 33(4):189-196. PMID: 24694836

8. Seidler A., Harth V., Taeger D., Mohner M., Gawrych K., Bergmann A., Haerting J., Kahmann H.J., Bolt H.M., Straif K., Bruning T. (2014) Dinitrotoluene exposure in the copper mining industry and renal cancer: a case-cohort study Occupational and Environmental Medicine; 71(4):259-265. PMID: 24486554

9. Scoccianti C., Lauby-Secretan B., Bello P.Y., Chajes V., Romieu I. (2014) Female breast cancer and alcohol consumption: a review of the literature Am.J Prev Med.; 46(3):S16-S25. PMID: 24512927

10. Portier C.J., Goldman L.R., Goldstein B.D. (2014) Inconclusive findings: now you see them, now you don't! Environ.Health Perspect.; 122(2):A36. PMID: 24486734

11. Seidler A., Bruning T., Taeger D., Mohner M., Gawrych K., Bergmann A., Haerting J., Bolt H.M., Straif K., Harth V. (2014) Cancer incidence among workers occupationally exposed to dinitrotoluene in the copper mining industry Int Arch.Occup.Environ.Health; 87(2):117-124. PMID: 23274286

12. 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

13. Marks M.A., Chaturvedi A.K., Kelsey K., Straif K., Berthiller J., Schwartz S.M., Smith E., Wyss A., Brennan P., Olshan A.F., Wei Q., Sturgis E.M., Zhang Z.F., Morgenstern H., Muscat J., Lazarus P., McClean M., Chen C., Vaughan T.L., Wunsch-Filho V., Curado M.P., Koifman S., Matos E., Menezes A., Daudt A.W., Fernandez L., Posner M., Boffetta P., Lee Y.C., Hashibe M., D'Souza G. (2014) Association of Marijuana Smoking with Oropharyngeal and Oral Tongue Cancers: Pooled Analysis from the INHANCE Consortium Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention; 23(1):160-171. PMID: 24351902

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

15. Straif K., Loomis D., Guyton K., Grosse Y., Lauby-Secretan B., El Ghissassi F., Bouvard V., Benbrahim-Tallaa L., Guha N., Mattock H. (2014) Future priorities for the IARC Monographs Lancet oncology; 15(7):683-684.

16. Loomis D., Grosse Y., Lauby-Secretan B., El Ghissassi F., Bouvard V., Benbrahim-Tallaa L., Guha N., Baan R., Mattock H., Straif K. (2013) The carcinogenicity of outdoor air pollution Lancet oncology; 14(13):1262-1263. PMID: 25035875

17. 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

18. 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

19. 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

20. Herceg Z., Lambert M.P., van Veldhoven K., Demetriou C., Vineis P., Smith M.T., Straif K., Wild C.P. (2013) Towards incorporating epigenetic mechanisms into carcinogen identification and evaluation Carcinogenesis; 34(9):1955-1967. PMID: 23749751

21. Scoccianti C., Straif K., Romieu I. (2013) Recent evidence on alcohol and cancer epidemiology Future.Oncol; 9(9):1315-1322. PMID: 23980679

22. Consonni D., Straif K., Symons J.M., Tomenson J.A., van Amelsvoort L.G., Sleeuwenhoek A., Cherrie J.W., Bonetti P., Colombo I., Farrar D.G., Bertazzi P.A. (2013) Cancer risk among tetrafluoroethylene synthesis and polymerization workers Am.J Epidemiol.; 178(3):350-358. PMID: 23828249

23. Grosse Y., Loomis D., Lauby-Secretan B., El Ghissassi F., Bouvard V., Benbrahim-Tallaa L., Guha N., Baan R., Mattock H., Straif K. (2013) Carcinogenicity of some drugs and herbal products Lancet oncology; 14(9):807-808. PMID: 24058961

24. 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

25. 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

26. Vlaanderen J., Straif K., Pukkala E., Kauppinen T., Kyyronen P., Martinsen J.I., Kjaerheim K., Tryggvadottir L., Hansen J., Sparen P., Weiderpass E. (2013) Occupational exposure to trichloroethylene and perchloroethylene and the risk of lymphoma, liver, and kidney cancer in four Nordic countries Occup.Environ.Med.; 70(6):393-401. PMID: 23447073

27. Loomis D., Sim M.R. (2013) 2012: the year in review Occupational and Environmental Medicine; 70(5):287-288. PMID: 23572535

28. Lauby-Secretan B., Loomis D., Grosse Y., El Ghissassi F., Bouvard V., Benbrahim-Tallaa L., Guha N., Baan R., Mattock H., Straif K. (2013) Carcinogenicity of polychlorinated biphenyls and polybrominated biphenyls Lancet oncology; 14(4):287-288. PMID: 23499544

29. Drobna Z., Del Razo L.M., Garcia-Vargas G.G., Sanchez-Pena L.C., Barrera-Hernandez A., Styblo M., Loomis D. (2013) Environmental exposure to arsenic, AS3MT polymorphism and prevalence of diabetes in Mexico J Expo.Sci.Environ.Epidemiol.; 23(2):151-155. PMID: 23093101

30. GBD 2010 Country Collaboration (2013) GBD 2010 country results: a global public good Lancet; 381(9871):965-970. PMID: 23668561

31. Guha N., Ward M.H., Gunier R., Colt J.S., Lea C.S., Buffler P.A., Metayer C. (2013) Characterization of residential pesticide use and chemical formulations through self-report and household inventory: the Northern California Childhood Leukemia study Environ.Health Perspect.; 121(2):276-282. PMID: 23110983

32. Carretier J., Charbotel B., Baan R., Tallaa L., Grosse Y., Philip T., Straif K., Fervers B. (2013) Reassessment of human carcinogens (volumes 100C and 100F of IARC monographs) and recognition as occupational diseases Environ.Risque Sante; 12(1):41-53.

33. Loomis D., Grosse Y., Lauby-Secretan B., El Ghissassi F., Bouvard V., Benbrahim-Tallaa L., Guha N., Baan R., Mattock H., Straif K. (2013) The carcinogenicity of outdoor air pollution Lancet Oncol.; 14(13):1262-1263.