Research Groups

Nutrition and Metabolism - Nutritional Epidemiology Group

Key Recent Publications

1. Beasley JM, Coronado GD, Livaudais J, Angeles-Llerenas A, Ortega-Olvera C, Romieu I, Lazcano-Ponce E, Torres-Mejía G (2010) Alcohol and risk of breast cancer in Mexican women. Cancer Causes Control 21(6):863-70

2. Fedirko V, Riboli E, Rinaldi S, Norat T, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, van Duijnhoven JB, Pischon T, Jansen EHJM, Jenab M (2010) Pre-diagnostic Circulating Parathyroid Hormone Concentration and Colorectal Cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 20(5):767-78

3. Fedirko V, Tramacere I, Bagnardi V, Rota M, Scotti L, Islami F, Negri E, Straif K, Romieu I, Jenab M, et al. (2011) Alcohol drinking and colorectal cancer risk: an overall and dose-response meta-analysis of published studies. Ann Oncol. 22(9):1958-72

4. Fejerman L, Romieu I, John EM, Lazcano-Ponce E, Huntsman S, Beckman KB, Pérez-Stable EJ, González Burchard E, Ziv E, Torres-Mejía G (2010) European ancestry is positively associated with breast cancer risk in Mexican women. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19(4):1074-82

5. Ferrari P, Roddam A, Fahey MT, Jenab M, Bamia C, Ocké M, Amiano P, Hjartåker A, Biessy C, Rinaldi S, et al (2009) A bivariate measurement error model for nitrogen and potassium intakes to evaluate the performance of regression calibration in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study. Eur J Clin Nutr 63(Suppl 4):S179-87

6. Ferrari P, Carroll RJ, Gustafson P, Riboli E (2008) A Bayesian multilevel model for estimating the diet/disease relationship in a multicenter study with exposures measured with error: the EPIC study. Stat Med. 27(29):6037-54

7. Jenab M, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Ferrari P, van Duijnhoven FJ, Norat T, Pischon T, Jansen EH, Slimani N, Byrnes G, Rinaldi S, et al. (2010) Association between pre-diagnostic circulating vitamin D concentration and risk of colorectal cancer in European populations:a nested case-control study. BMJ 340(b5500)

8. Jenab M, McKay J, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, van Duijnhoven FJ, Ferrari P, Slimani N, Jansen EH, Pischon T, Rinaldi S, Tjønneland A, et al. (2009) Vitamin D receptor and calcium sensing receptor polymorphisms and the risk of colorectal cancer in European populations. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 18(9):2485-91

9. Jenab M, Slimani N, Bictash M, Ferrari P, Bingham SA. (2009) Biomarkers in nutritional epidemiology: applications, needs and new horizons. Hum Genet. 125(5-6):507-25

10. Moreno-Macias H, Romieu I, London SJ, Laird NM. (2010) Gene-environment interaction tests for family studies with quantitative phenotypes: A review and extension to longitudinal measures. Hum Genomics 4(5):302-26