Who's Who

Mattias Johansson

Scientist

Genetic Epidemiology Group


Specialty:

Statistiques et Techniques Quantitatives de Gestion

Academic Degrees

YearDegreeMajorInstitutionTownCountry
2006PhDMolecular epidemiology of prostate cancerUmeå UniversityUmeåSweden


Current Research Projects

  • The role of one-carbon metabolism in smoking related cancers
    Consortium (coordinator)

  • Genomics of renal-cell carcinoma
    Consortium (coordinator)

  • An evaluation of human papillomavirus antibodies and risk of subsequent head and neck cancer
    Consortium (coordinator)

  • Inflammation and immune activation in lung cancer development
    Consortium (coordinator)

  • Fat soluble vitamins in the aetiology of smoking related cancers
    Consortium (coordinator)


Selected Publications

Mattias Johansson1, Angus Roberts2, Dan Chen1, Yaoyong Li3, Manon Delahaye1, Niraj Aswani2, Mark A Greenwood2, Simone Benhamou4, 5, Pagona Lagiou6, Ivana Holcátová7, Lorenzo Richiardi8, Kristina Kjaerheim9, Antonio Agudo10, Xavier Castellsagué10,11, Tatiana V. Macfarlane12, Luigi Barzan13, Cristina Canova14,15, Nalin S Thakker16, David I Conway17, Ariana Znaor18, Claire M. Healy19, Wolfgang Ahrens20, David Zaridze21, Neonilia Szeszenia-Dabrowska22, Jolanta Lissowska23, Eleonora Fabianova24, Ioan Nicolae Mates25, Vladimir Bencko7, Lenka Foretova26, Vladimir Janout27, Maria Paula Curado28, Sergio Koifman29, Ana Menezes30, Victor Wünsch-Filho31, José Eluf Neto31, Paolo Boffetta28, 32, Silvia Franceschi1, Rolando Herrero33, Leticia Fernandez Garrote34, Renato Talamini35, Stefania Boccia36,37, Pilar Galan38, 39, Lars Vatten40, Peter Thomson41, Diana Zelenika42, Mark Lathrop42,43, Graham Byrnes1, Hamish Cunningham2, Paul Brennan1, Jon Wakefield44, James D Mckay1 (2012) Using prior information from the medical literature in GWAS of oral cancer identifies novel susceptibility variant on chromosome 4 - the AdAPT method Plos one (in press)

Johansson M, Holmström B, Hinchliffe SR, Bergh A, Stenman UH, Hallmans G, Wiklund F, Stattin P (2012) Combining 33 genetic variants with prostate-specific antigen for prediction of prostate cancer: longitudinal study Int J Cancer. 2012 Jan 1;130(1) : 129-37

Purdue MP*, Johansson M*, Zelenika D, Toro JR, Scelo G, Moore LE, Prokhortchouk E, Wu X, Kiemeney LA, Gaborieau V, Jacobs KB, Chow WH, Zaridze D, Matveev V, Lubinski J, Trubicka J, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Lissowska J, Rudnai P, Fabianova E, Bucur A, Bencko V, Foretova L, Janout V, Boffetta P, Colt JS, Davis FG, Schwartz KL, Banks RE, Selby PJ, Harnden P, Berg CD, Hsing AW, Grubb RL 3rd, Boeing H, Vineis P, Clavel-Chapelon F, Palli D, Tumino R, Krogh V, Panico S, Duell EJ, Quirós JR, Sanchez MJ, Navarro C, Ardanaz E, Dorronsoro M, Khaw KT, Allen NE, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Peeters PH, Trichopoulos D, Linseisen J, Ljungberg B, Overvad K, Tjønneland A, Romieu I, Riboli E, Mukeria A, Shangina O, Stevens VL, Thun MJ, Diver WR, Gapstur SM, Pharoah PD, Easton DF, Albanes D, Weinstein SJ, Virtamo J, Vatten L, Hveem K, Njølstad I, Tell GS, Stoltenberg C, Kumar R, Koppova K, Cussenot O, Benhamou S, Oosterwijk E, Vermeulen SH, Aben KK, van der Marel SL, Ye Y, Wood CG, Pu X, Mazur AM, Boulygina ES, Chekanov NN, Foglio M, Lechner D, Gut I, Heath S, Blanche H, Hutchinson A, Thomas G, Wang Z, Yeager M, Fraumeni JF Jr, Skryabin KG, McKay JD, Rothman N, Chanock SJ, Lathrop M, Brennan P, * Contributed equally (2011) Genome-wide association study of renal cell carcinoma identifies two susceptibility loci on 2p21 and 11q13.3. Nat Genet. 2011 Jan;43(1) : 60-5.

Johansson M, Relton C, Ueland PM, Vollset SE, Midttun Ø, Nygård O, Slimani N, Boffetta P, Jenab M, Clavel-Chapelon F, Boutron-Ruault MC, Fagherazzi G, Kaaks R, Rohrmann S, Boeing H, Weikert C, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Ros MM, van Gils CH, Peeters PH, Agudo A, Barricarte A, Navarro C, Rodríguez L, Sánchez MJ, Larrañaga N, Khaw KT, Wareham N, Allen NE, Crowe F, Gallo V, Norat T, Krogh V, Masala G, Panico S, Sacerdote C, Tumino R, Trichopoulou A, Lagiou P, Trichopoulos D, Rasmuson T, Hallmans G, Riboli E, Vineis P, Brennan P (2010) Serum B vitamin levels and risk of lung cancer. JAMA. 2010 Jun 16;303(23) : 2377-85

Holmström B, Johansson M*, Bergh A, Stenman UH, Hallmans G, Stattin P, * Corresponding author (2009) Prostate specific antigen for early detection of prostate cancer: longitudinal study. BMJ. 2009 Sep 24 : 339:b3537