Who's Who

Jerome Vignat

Senior Research Assistant

Section of Cancer Surveillance


Computing Science

Academic Degrees

1998Postgraduate SpecializationComputer ScienceUniversity Grenoble IGrenobleFrance
1997Postgraduate SpecializationAnalysis and Modeling of Biological SystemsUniversitÚ Claude Bernard Lyon ILyonFrance
1996Master of ScienceEcology and EnvironmentUniversitÚ Claude Bernard Lyon ILyonFrance

Current Research Projects

  • Filling the gaps in the epidemiology of human papillomavirus and cervical cancer in developing countries
    IARC (data manager / statistical clerk)

  • Burden of cancer attributable to infections
    IARC (data manager / statistical clerk)

  • Study of human Papillomavirus and precancerous Lesions In the Tonsil: from healthy tissue to cancer (Acronym : SPLIT)
    IARC (data manager / statistical clerk)

  • Meta-analyses of HPV prevalence and type distribution in neoplastic diseases
    IARC (data manager / statistical clerk)

Selected Publications

de Martel C, Ferlay J, Franceschi S, Vignat J, Bray F, Forman D, Plummer M (2012) The global burden of cancers attributable to infections in the year 2008 : a review and synthetic analysis Lancet Oncol : In press

Cornet I, Gheit T, Franceschi S, Vignat J, Burk RD, Sylla BS, Tommasino M, Clifford G and the IARC HPV variant study group (2012) HPV16 genetic variants: phylogeny and classification based on E6 and LCR J Virol : In press

Slimani N, Deharveng G, Unwin I, Southgate DA, Vignat J, Skeie G, Salvini S, Parpinel M, M°ller A, Ireland J, Becker W, Farran A, Westenbrink S, Vasilopoulou E, Unwin J, Borgejordet A, Rohrmann S, Church S, Gnagnarella P, Casagrande C, van Bakel M, Niravong M, Boutron-Ruault MC, Stripp C, Tj°nneland A, Trichopoulou A, Georga K, Nilsson S, Mattisson I, Ray J, Boeing H, OckÚ M, Peeters PH, Jakszyn P, Amiano P, Engeset D, Lund E, de Magistris MS, Sacerdote C, Welch A, Bingham S, Subar AF, Riboli E. (2007) The EPIC nutrient database project (ENDB): a first attempt to standardize nutrient databases across the 10 European countries participating in the EPIC study. Eur J Clin Nutr 2007 61 : 1037-1056