Who's Who

Brian Rous

Senior Visiting Scientist

Section of Cancer Surveillance


Specialty:

Histopathology

Academic Degrees

YearDegreeMajorInstitutionTownCountry
2007FRCPathHistopathologyRoyal College of PathologistsLondonUK
1999Mb ChBMedicineUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUK
1999PhDMolecular BiologyUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUK
1994BANatural SciencesUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUK


Current Research Projects

  • International Classification of Diseases for Oncology

  • WHO Classification of Tumours series


Selected Publications

McPhail S, Johnson S, Greenberg D, Peake M, Rous B. (2015) Stage at diagnosis and early mortality from cancer in England. Br J Cancer. 31;112 Suppl 1:S108-15. doi: 10.1038/bjc.2015.49

Gavin A., Rous B., Marcos-Gragera R., Middleton R., Steliarova-Foucher E., Maynadie M., Zanetti R., Visser O. (2014) Towards optimal clinical and epidemiological registration of haematological malignancies: Guidelines for recording progressions, transformations and multiple diagnoses. Eur J Cancer. 51(9):1109-22. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2014.02.008.

4. Ferlay, J & Rous B (2014) Histological Groups. Cancer Incidence in Five Continents Vol. X. IARC Sci Publ. 2014;(164 Pt 1):79-88

Eden M., Rous, B. A., Rashbass J. (2014) Misinterpretation of the origins and composition of staging data and its impact on colorectal cancer survival. Acta Oncol. 53(6):845-6. doi: 10.3109/0284186X.2013.875217. 4. Ferlay, J & Rous B (2014) Histological Groups. Cancer Incidence in Five Continents Vol. X. IARC Sci Publ. 2014;(164 Pt 1):79-88.

Lai J., Elleray R., Nordin A., Hirschowitz L., Rous B., Gildea C., Poole J. (2013) Vulval cancer incidence, mortality and survival in England: age-related trends. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 121(6):728-38; discussion 739. doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.12459.