Who's Who

Carine Biessy

Database Manager

Nutritional Epidemiology Group


Academic Degrees

YearDegreeMajorInstitutionTownCountry
1997Mastère SpécialiséStatistics and computer programmingENSAI (Ecole Nationale de la Statistique et de l’Analyse de l’Information)RennesFrance
1995DEABio-statisticsUniversité Claude Bernard Lyon ILyonFrance

Selected Publications

Chajès V, Torres-MejĂ­a G, Biessy C, Ortega-Olvera C, Angeles-Llerenas A, Ferrari P, Lazcano-Ponce E, Romieu I. (2012) ω-3 and ω-6 Polyunsaturated fatty acid intakes and the risk of breast cancer in Mexican women: impact of obesity status Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev.21(2) : 319-26

Freisling H, van Bakel MM, Biessy C, May AM, Byrnes G, Norat T, Rinaldi S, Santucci de Magistris M, Grioni S, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Ocké MC, Kaaks R, Teucher B, Vergnaud AC, Romaguera D, Sacerdote C, Palli D, Crowe FL, Tumino R, Clavel-Chapelon F, Boutron-Ruault MC, Khaw KT, Wareham NJ, Trichopoulou A, Naska A, Orfanos P, Boeing H, Illner AK, Riboli E, Peeters PH, Slimani N. (2012) Dietary reporting errors on 24 h recalls and dietary questionnaires are associated with BMI across six European countries as evaluated with recovery biomarkers for protein and potassium intake Br J Nutr. 107(6) : 910-20

Rinaldi S, Plummer M, Biessy C, Castellsagué X, Overvad K, Krüger Kjær S, Tjønneland A, Clavel-Chapelon F, Chabbert-Buffet N, Mesrine S, Lukanova A, Kaaks R, Weikert C, Boeing H, Trichopoulou A, Lagiou P, Trichopoulos D, Palli D, Agnoli C, Tumino R, Vineis P, Panico S, Bueno-de-Mesquita B, van Kranen HJ, Peeters PH, Bakken K, Lund E, Gram IT, Rodríguez L, Bosch FX, Sánchez MJ, Dorronsoro M, Navarro C, Gurrea AB, Kjellberg L, Dillner J, Manjer J, Butt S, Khaw KT, Wareham N, Allen NE, Travis R, Romieu I, Ferrari P, Riboli E, Franceschi S. (2011) Endogenous sex steroids and risk of cervical carcinoma: results from the EPIC study Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 20(12) : 2532-40

Park JY, Nicolas G, Freisling H, Biessy C, Scalbert A, Romieu I, Chajès V, Chuang SC, Ericson U, Wallström P, Ros MM, Peeters PH, Mattiello A, Palli D, María Huerta J, Amiano P, Halkjær J, Dahm CC, Trichopoulou A, Orfanos P, Teucher B, Feller S, Skeie G, Engeset D, Boutron-Ruault MC, Clavel-Chapelon F, Crowe F, Khaw KT, Vineis P, Slimani N. (2011) Comparison of standardised dietary folate intake across ten countries participating in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition Br J Nutr.1 : 1-18

Chajès V, Biessy C, Byrnes G, Deharveng G, Saadatian-Elahi M, Jenab M, Peeters PH, Ocké M, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Johansson I, Hallmans G, Manjer J, Wirfält E, Jakszyn P, González CA, Huerta JM, Martinez C, Amiano P, Suárez LR, Ardanaz E, Tjønneland A, Halkjaer J, Overvad K, Jakobsen MU, Berrino F, Pala V, Palli D, Tumino R, Vineis P, de Magistris MS, Spencer EA, Crowe FL, Bingham S, Khaw KT, Linseisen J, Rohrmann S, Boeing H, Nöethlings U, Olsen KS, Skeie G, Lund E, Trichopoulou A, Zilis D, Oustoglou E, Clavel-Chapelon F, Riboli E, Slimani N. (2011) Ecological-level associations between highly processed food intakes and plasma phospholipid elaidic acid concentrations: results from a cross-sectional study within the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC). Nutr Cancer. 63(8) : 1235-50


Roles and Responsibilities

Perform statistical analyses of epidemiological studies on nutritional and metabolic lifestyle and hormonal data

Datamanagement