Research Groups

Early Detection and Prevention - Prevention and Implementation Group

Key Recent Publications

1. Lazcano-Ponce E, Stanley M, Muñoz N, Torres L, Cruz-Valdez A, Salmerón J, Rojas R, Herrero R, Hernández-Ávila M (2014) Overcoming barriers to HPV vaccination: non-inferiority of antibody response to human papillomavirus 16/18 vaccine in adolescents vaccinated with a two-dose vs. a three-dose schedule at 21 months. . Vaccine 32(6):725-732 10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.11.059 16/12/2013

2. Ronco G, Dillner J, Elfström KM, Tunesi S, Snijders PJ, Arbyn M, Kitchener H, Segnan N, Gilham C, Giorgi-Rossi P, Berkhof J, Peto J, Meijer CJ; International HPV screening working group (Cuzick J, Zappa M, Carozzi F, Confortini M, Dalla Palma P, Zorzi M, Del Mistro A, Gillio-Tos A, Naldoni C, Rijkaart D, van Kemenade F, Bulkmans N, Heideman D, Rozendaal R, Kenter G, Almonte M, Roberts C, Desai M, Sargent A, Ryd W, Naucler P (2014) Efficacy of HPV-based screening for prevention of invasive cervical cancer: follow-up of four European randomised controlled trials.. Lancet 383(9916):524-532 10.1016/S0140-6736(13)62218-7 03/11/2013

3. Rollan A, Arab JP, Camargo MC, Candia R, Harris P, Ferreccio C, Rabkin CS, Gana JC, Cortés P, Herrero R, Durán L, García A, Toledo C, Espino A, Lustig N, Sarfatis A, Figueroa C, Torres J, Riquelme A (2014) Management of Helicobacter pylori infection in Latin America: a Delphi technique-based consensus. . World J Gastroenterol 20(31):10969-10983 10.3748/wjg.v20.i31.10969

4. Campos NG, Burger EA, Sy S, Sharma M, Schiffman M, Rodriguez AC, Hildesheim A, Herrero R, Kim JJ (2014) An updated natural history model of cervical cancer: derivation of model parameters. . Am J Epidemiol 180(5):545-555 10.1093/aje/kwu159 31/07/2014

5. Hildesheim A, Wacholder S, Catteau G, Struyf F, Dubin G, Herrero R, CVT Group (2014) Efficacy of the HPV-16/18 vaccine: final according to protocol results from the blinded phase of the randomized Costa Rica HPV-16/18 vaccine trial. . Vaccine 32(39):5087-5097 10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.06.038 10/07/2014

6. Herrero R, Parsonnet J, Greenberg ER (2014) Prevention of gastric cancer. . JAMA 312(12):1197-1198 10.1001/jama.2014.10498

7. Park JY, von Karsa L, Herrero R (2014) Prevention strategies for gastric cancer: a global perspective.. Clin Endosc 47(6):478-489 10.5946/ce.2014.47.6.478 30/11/2014

8. Porras C, Hildesheim A, González P, Schiffman M, Rodríguez AC, Wacholder S, Jiménez S, Quint W, Guillen D, Kreimer AR, Herrero R, CVT Vaccine Group (2014) Performance of self-collected cervical samples in screening for future precancer using human papillomavirus DNA testing.. J Natl Cancer Inst 107(1):400 10.1093/jnci/dju400

9. Lang Kuhs KA, Gonzalez P, Rodriguez AC, van Doorn LJ, Schiffman M, Struijk L, Chen S, Quint W, Lowy DR, Porras C, DelVecchio C, Jimenez S, Safaeian M, Schiller JT, Wacholder S, Herrero R, Hildesheim A, Kreimer AR, Costa Rica Vaccine Trial Group (2014) Reduced prevalence of vulvar HPV16/18 infection among women who received the HPV16/18 bivalent vaccine: a nested analysis within the Costa Rica Vaccine Trial.. J Infect Dis 210(12):1890-1899 10.1093/infdis/jiu357 23/06/2014

10. Lowy DR, Herrero R, Hildesheim A (2015) Primary end-points for future HPV prophylactic vaccine trials: Towards infection and immunobridging. . Lancet Oncol-in press

11. Herrero R, González P, Markowitz LE (2015) Current status of HPV vaccine development and implementation.. Lancet Oncol-in press

12. Arrossi S, Thouyaret L, Herrero R, Campanera A, Magdaleno A, Cuberli M, Barletta P, Laudi R, Orellana L (2015) Effectiveness of HPV self-collection offered by community health workers at home visits to increase screening uptake (EMA study): A cluster randomized trial. . Lancet Global Health-in press

13. Almonte M, Ferreccio C, Luciani S, Gonzales M, Delgado JM, Santos C, Alvarez M, Cuzick C, Sasieni P (2015) Visual inspection after acetic acid (VIA) is highly heterogeneous in primary cervical screening in Amazonian Peru. . Plos One-in press