Research Groups

Early Detection and Prevention - Screening Group

Key Recent Publications

1. Basu P., Ponti A., Anttila A., Ronco G., Senore C., Vale D.B., Segnan N., Tomatis M., Soerjomataram I., Primic Žakelj M., Dillner J., Elfstrom K.M., Lonnberg S., Sankaranaryanan R. (2018) Status of implementation and organization of cancer screening in the European Union Member States - summary results from the second European screening report.. Int J Cancer 1(142):44-56

2. Denny L, de Sanjose S, Mutebi M, Anderson BO, Kim J, Jeronimo J, Herrero R, Yeates K, Ginsburg O, Sankaranarayanan R. (2017) Interventions to close the divide for women with breast and cervical cancer between low-income and middle-income countries and high-income countries.. Lancet 389(10071):861-870

3. Sangrajrang S, Laowahutanont P, Wongsena M, Muwonge R, Karalak A, Imsamran W, Senkomago V, Sankaranarayanan R. (2017) Comparative accuracy of Pap smear and HPV screening in Ubon Ratchathani in Thailand.. Papillomavirus Res :30-35

4. Sankaranarayanan R, Prabhu PR, Pawlita M, Gheit T, Bhatla N, Muwonge R, Nene BM, Esmy PO, Joshi S, Poli UR, Jivarajani P, Verma Y, Zomawia E, Siddiqi M, Shastri SS, Jayant K, Malvi SG, Lucas E, Michel A, Butt J, Vijayamma JM, Sankaran S, Kannan TP, Varghese R, Divate U, Thomas S, Joshi G, Willhauck-Fleckenstein M, Waterboer T, Muller M, Sehr P, Hingmire S, Kriplani A, Mishra G, Pimple S, Jadhav R, Sauvaget C, Tommasino M, Pillai MR. (2016) Immunogenicity and HPV infection after one, two, and three doses of quadrivalent HPV vaccine in girls in India: a multicentre prospective cohort study.. Lancet 17(1):67-77

5. Muwonge R, Ngo Mbus L, Ngoma T, Gombe Mbalawa C, Dolo A, da Ganda Manuel M, Nouhou H, Nacoulma M, Mwaiselage J, Koulibaly M, Bayo S, Nsonde Malanda J, De Vuyst H, Herrero R, Sankaranarayanan R, Keita N. (2016) Socio-demographic and reproductive determinants of cervical neoplasia in seven sub-Sahara African countries. . Cancer Causes Control. 27(12):1437-46

6. Selmouni F, Sauvaget C, Belakhel L, Lucas E, Khouchoua M, Sankaranarayanan R. (2016) Organization and evaluation of a pilot cervical cancer screening program in Morocco. . Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 132(1):25-8

7. Naud PS, Muwonge R, Passos EP, Magno V, Matos J, Sankaranarayanan R. (2016) Efficacy, safety, and acceptability of thermocoagulation for treatment of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in a hospital setting in Brazil.. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 133(3):351-4

8. Gelband H, Sankaranarayanan R, Gauvreau CL, Horton S, Anderson BO, Bray F, Cleary J, Dare AJ, Denny L, Gospodarowicz MK, Gupta S, Howard SC, Jaffray DA, Knaul F, Levin C, Rabeneck L, Rajaraman P, Sullivan T, Trimble EL, Jha P; (2016) Disease Control Priorities-3 Cancer Author Group. Costs, affordability, and feasibility of an essential package of cancer control interventions in low-income and middle-income countries: key messages from Disease Control Priorities, 3rd edition.. Lancet 21(387):2133-2144

9. Basu P, Mittal S, Banerjee D, Singh P, Panda C, Dutta S, Mandal R, Das P, Biswas J, Muwonge R, Sankaranarayanan R. (2015) Diagnostic accuracy of VIA and HPV detection as primary and sequential screening tests in a Cervical Cancer Screening Demonstration Project in India.. Int J Cancer 137(4):859-67

10. Gadgil A, Sauvaget C, Roy N, Grosse Frie K, Chakraborty A, Lucas E, Bantwal K, Haldar I, Sankaranarayanan R. (2015) Breast cancer awareness among middle class urban women - a community-based study from Mumbai, India. . Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 16(15):6249-54

11. Sauvaget C, Muwonge R, Sankaranarayanan R. (2013) Meta-analysis of the effectiveness of cryotherapy in the treatment of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia.. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 120(3):218-23

12. Joshi S, Sankaranarayanan R, Muwonge R, Kulkarni V, Somanathan T, Divate U. (2013) Screening of cervical neoplasia in HIV-infected women in India. . AIDS 27(4):607-15

13. Grosse Frie K, Ramadas K, Anju GA, Mathew B, Muwonge R, Sauvaget C, Thara S, Sankaranarayanan R. (2013) Determinants of participation in a breast cancer screening trial in Trivandrum District, India. . Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 14(12):7301-7