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Infections and Cancer Epidemiology Group

Previous Publications

All publications 2020-2015

1. Clifford, G. M., & Combes, J. D. (2020). Hopes for Prevention of Anal Cancer in Women. J Infect Dis. 221(8): 1210-1212. PMID: 31100126 doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiz191

2. de Martel, C., Georges, D., Bray, F., Ferlay, J., & Clifford, G. M. (2020). Global burden of cancer attributable to infections in 2018: a worldwide incidence analysis. Lancet Glob Health. 8(2): e180-e190. PMID: 31862245 doi: 10.1016/s2214-109x(19)30488-7

3. Duan, R., Qiao, Y., Clifford, G., & Zhao, F. (2020). Cancer burden attributable to human papillomavirus infection by sex, cancer site, age, and geographical area in China. Cancer Med. 9(1): 374-384. PMID: 31714036 doi: 10.1002/cam4.2697

4. Liu, Z., Lin, C., Mu, L., Suo, C., Ye, W., Jin, L., . . . Chen, X. (2020). The disparities in gastrointestinal cancer incidence among Chinese populations in Shanghai compared to Chinese immigrants and indigenous non-Hispanic white populations in Los Angeles, USA. Int J Cancer. 146(2): 329-340. PMID: 30838637 doi: 10.1002/ijc.32251

5. Mpunga, T., Chantal Umulisa, M., Tenet, V., Rugwizangoga, B., Milner, D. A., Jr., Munyanshongore, C., . . . Clifford, G. M. (2020). Human papillomavirus genotypes in cervical and other HPV-related anogenital cancer in Rwanda, according to HIV status. Int J Cancer. 146(6): 1514-1522. PMID: 31173641 doi: 10.1002/ijc.32491

6. Baussano, I., & Bray, F. (2019). Modelling cervical cancer elimination. Lancet Public Health. 4(1): e2-e3. PMID: 30291039 doi: 10.1016/s2468-2667(18)30189-0

7. Brizzi, F., Birrell, P. J., Plummer, M. T., Kirwan, P., Brown, A. E., Delpech, V. C., . . . De Angelis, D. (2019). Extending Bayesian back-calculation to estimate age and time specific HIV incidence. Lifetime Data Anal. 25(4): 757-780. PMID: 30811019 doi: 10.1007/s10985-019-09465-1

8. Chen, W., Xia, C., Zheng, R., Zhou, M., Lin, C., Zeng, H., . . . He, J. (2019). Disparities by province, age, and sex in site-specific cancer burden attributable to 23 potentially modifiable risk factors in China: a comparative risk assessment. Lancet Glob Health. 7(2): e257-e269. PMID: 30683243 doi: 10.1016/s2214-109x(18)30488-1

9. Clifford, G. M., Tenet, V., Georges, D., Alemany, L., Pavon, M. A., Chen, Z., . . . Mirabello, L. (2019). Human papillomavirus 16 sub-lineage dispersal and cervical cancer risk worldwide: Whole viral genome sequences from 7116 HPV16-positive women. Papillomavirus Res. 7: 67-74. PMID: 30738204 doi: 10.1016/j.pvr.2019.02.001

10. Debeaudrap, P., Sobngwi, J., Tebeu, P. M., & Clifford, G. M. (2019). Residual or Recurrent Precancerous Lesions After Treatment of Cervical Lesions in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-infected Women: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Treatment Failure. Clin Infect Dis. 69(9): 1555-1565. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy1123

11. Del Mistro, A., Giorgi Rossi, P., Frayle, H., Pasquale, L., Campari, C., Ronco, G., & Zorzi, M. (2019). Five-year risk of CIN3 after short-term HPV-DNA negativity in cytology-negative women: a population-based cohort study. BJOG. 126(11): 1365-1371. PMID: 31356722 doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.15893

12. Friedlaender, A., Vuilleumier, A., Viassolo, V., Ayme, A., De Talhouet, S., Combes, J. D., . . . Labidi-Galy, S. I. (2019). BRCA1/BRCA2 germline mutations and chemotherapy-related hematological toxicity in breast cancer patients. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 174(3): 775-783. PMID: 30635808 doi: 10.1007/s10549-018-05127-2

13. Furuse, M., Nonoguchi, N., Yamada, K., Shiga, T., Combes, J. D., Ikeda, N., . . . Miyatake, S. I. (2019). Radiological diagnosis of brain radiation necrosis after cranial irradiation for brain tumor: a systematic review. Radiat Oncol. 14(1): 28. PMID: 30728041 doi: 10.1186/s13014-019-1228-x

14. Jiang, X., Finucane, H. K., Schumacher, F. R., Schmit, S. L., Tyrer, J. P., Han, Y., . . . Lindstrom, S. (2019). Shared heritability and functional enrichment across six solid cancers. Nat Commun. 10(1): 431. PMID: 30683880 doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-08054-4

15. Jongen, V. W., van Santen, D. K., Alberts, C. J., & Schim van der Loeff, M. F. (2019). Estimating incidence rates of grouped HPV types: A systematic review and comparison of the impact of different epidemiological assumptions. Papillomavirus Res. 8: 100187. PMID: 31600572 doi: 10.1016/j.pvr.2019.100187

16. Kachuri, L., Saarela, O., Bojesen, S. E., Davey Smith, G., Liu, G., Landi, M. T., . . . Hung, R. J. (2019). Mendelian Randomization and mediation analysis of leukocyte telomere length and risk of lung and head and neck cancers. Int J Epidemiol. 48(3): 751-766. PMID: 30059977 doi: 10.1093/ije/dyy140

17. Kourieh, A., Gheit, T., Tommasino, M., Dalstein, V., Clifford, G. M., Lacau St Guily, J., . . . Combes, J. D. (2019). Prevalence of human herpesviruses infections in nonmalignant tonsils: The SPLIT study. J Med Virol. 91(4): 687-697. PMID: 30318627 doi: 10.1002/jmv.25338

18. Labidi-Galy, S. I., de La Motte Rouge, T., Derbel, O., Wolfer, A., Kalbacher, E., Olivier, T., . . . Ray-Coquard, I. (2019). Clinical factors associated with prolonged response and survival under olaparib as maintenance therapy in BRCA mutated ovarian cancers. Gynecol Oncol. 155(2): 262-269. PMID: 31604666 doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.09.008

19. Lehtinen, M., Baussano, I., Paavonen, J., Vanska, S., & Dillner, J. (2019). Eradication of human papillomavirus and elimination of HPV-related diseases – scientific basis for global public health policies. Expert Rev Vaccines. 18(2): 153-160. PMID: 30657348 doi: 10.1080/14760584.2019.1568876

20. Lin, C., Slama, J., Gonzalez, P., Goodman, M. T., Xia, N., Kreimer, A. R., . . . Clifford, G. M. (2019). Cervical determinants of anal HPV infection and high-grade anal lesions in women: a collaborative pooled analysis. Lancet Infect Dis. 19(8): 880-891. PMID: 31204304 doi: 10.1016/s1473-3099(19)30164-1

21. Lortet-Tieulent, J., Franceschi, S., Dal Maso, L., & Vaccarella, S. (2019). Thyroid cancer “epidemic” also occurs in low- and middle-income countries. Int J Cancer. 144(9): 2082-2087. PMID: 30242835 doi: 10.1002/ijc.31884

22. Marra, E., Lin, C., & Clifford, G. M. (2019). Type-Specific Anal Human Papillomavirus Prevalence Among Men, According to Sexual Preference and HIV Status: A Systematic Literature Review and Meta-Analysis. J Infect Dis. 219(4): 590-598. PMID: 30239749 doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiy556

23. Mendy, M., Caboux, E., & Wild, C. P. (2019). Centralization of the IARC Biobank: Combining Multiple Sample Collections into a Common Platform. Biopreserv Biobank. 17(5): 433-443. PMID: 31091138 doi: 10.1089/bio.2018.0036

24. AIDS-defining Cancer Project Working Group of IeDEA and COHERE in EuroCoord (2018). Non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk in adults living with HIV across five continents. AIDS. 32(18): 2777-2786. PMID: 30234606 doi: 10.1097/qad.0000000000002003

25. Baussano, I., Lazzarato, F., Ronco, G., & Franceschi, S. (2018). Impacts of human papillomavirus vaccination for different populations: A modeling study. Int J Cancer. 143(5): 1086-1092. PMID: 29603224 doi: 10.1002/ijc.31409

26. Bjorkman, A. D., Myers-Smith, I. H., Elmendorf, S. C., Normand, S., Ruger, N., Beck, P. S. A., . . . Weiher, E. (2018). Plant functional trait change across a warming tundra biome. Nature. 562(7725): 57-+. PMID: 30258229 doi: 10.1038/s41586-018-0563-7

27. Carboni, M., Gueguen, M., Barros, C., Georges, D., Boulangeat, I., Douzet, R., . . . Thuiller, W. (2018). Simulating plant invasion dynamics in mountain ecosystems under global change scenarios. Glob Chang Biol. 24(1): e289-e302. PMID: 28833915 doi: 10.1111/gcb.13879

28. Chen, Z., DeSalle, R., Schiffman, M., Herrero, R., Wood, C. E., Ruiz, J. C., . . . Burk, R. D. (2018). Niche adaptation and viral transmission of human papillomaviruses from archaic hominins to modern humans. PLoS Pathog. 14(11): e1007352. PMID: 30383862 doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1007352

29. Clifford, G. M., Siproudhis, L., Piroth, L., Poizot-Martin, I., Radenne, S., Reynes, J., . . . Etienney, I. (2018). Determinants of high-grade anal intraepithelial lesions in HIV-positive MSM. AIDS. 32(16): 2363-2371. PMID: 30005009 doi: 10.1097/qad.0000000000001947

30. Combes, J. D., Clavel, C., Dalstein, V., Gheit, T., Clifford, G. M., Tommasino, M., . . . Lacau St Guily, J. (2018). Human papillomavirus detection in gargles, tonsil brushings, and frozen tissues in cancer-free patients. Oral Oncol. 82: 34-36. PMID: 29909899 doi: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2018.05.001

31. Combes, J. D., & Franceschi, S. (2018). Human papillomavirus genome variants and head and neck cancers: a perspective. Infect Agent Cancer. 13: 13. PMID: 29643933 doi: 10.1186/s13027-018-0185-6

32. Combes, J. D., Heard, I., Poizot-Martin, I., Canestri, A., Lion, A., Piroth, L., . . . Etienney, I. (2018). Prevalence and Risk Factors for Anal Human Papillomavirus Infection in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Positive Men Who Have Sex with Men. J Infect Dis. 217(10): 1535-1543. PMID: 29394362 doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiy059

33. Cuschieri, K., Ronco, G., Lorincz, A., Smith, L., Ogilvie, G., Mirabello, L., . . . Franceschi, S. (2018). Eurogin roadmap 2017: Triage strategies for the management of HPV-positive women in cervical screening programs. Int J Cancer. 143(4): 735-745. PMID: 29341110 doi: 10.1002/ijc.31261

34. Dal Maso, L., Panato, C., Franceschi, S., Serraino, D., Buzzoni, C., Busco, S., . . . Vaccarella, S. (2018). The impact of overdiagnosis on thyroid cancer epidemic in Italy,1998-2012. Eur J Cancer. 94: 6-15. PMID: 29502036 doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2018.01.083

35. Dossus, L., Franceschi, S., Biessy, C., Navionis, A. S., Travis, R. C., Weiderpass, E., . . . Rinaldi, S. (2018). Adipokines and inflammation markers and risk of differentiated thyroid carcinoma: The EPIC study. Int J Cancer. 142(7): 1332-1342. PMID: 29168186 doi: 10.1002/ijc.31172

36. Franceschi, S., Clifford, G. M., & Baussano, I. (2018). Options for design of real-world impact studies of single-dose vaccine schedules. Vaccine. 36(32 Pt A): 4816-4822. PMID: 29571973 doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.02.002

37. Franceschi, S., & Rinaldi, S. (2018). TSH, Thyroid Hormone, and PTC-Letter. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 27(2): 227. PMID: 29431627 doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.Epi-17-0727

38. Kourieh, A., Combes, J. D., Tommasino, M., Dalstein, V., Clifford, G. M., Lacau St Guily, J., . . . For The Split Study, G. (2018). Prevalence and risk factors of human polyomavirus infections in non-malignant tonsils and gargles: the SPLIT study. J Gen Virol. 99(12): 1686-1698. PMID: 30407150 doi: 10.1099/jgv.0.001156

39. Lehtinen, M., Luostarinen, T., Vanska, S., Soderlund-Strand, A., Eriksson, T., Natunen, K., . . . Garnett, G. (2018). Gender-neutral vaccination provides improved control of human papillomavirus types 18/31/33/35 through herd immunity: Results of a community randomized trial (III). Int J Cancer. 143(9): 2299-2310. PMID: 29845626 doi: 10.1002/ijc.31618

40. Lehtinen, M., Soderlund-Strand, A., Vanska, S., Luostarinen, T., Eriksson, T., Natunen, K., . . . Garnett, G. (2018). Impact of gender-neutral or girls-only vaccination against human papillomavirus-Results of a community-randomized clinical trial (I). Int J Cancer. 142(5): 949-958. PMID: 29055031 doi: 10.1002/ijc.31119

41. Lin, C., Franceschi, S., & Clifford, G. M. (2018). Human papillomavirus types from infection to cancer in the anus, according to sex and HIV status: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Infect Dis. 18(2): 198-206. PMID: 29158102 doi: 10.1016/s1473-3099(17)30653-9

42. Maucort-Boulch, D., de Martel, C., Franceschi, S., & Plummer, M. (2018). Fraction and incidence of liver cancer attributable to hepatitis B and C viruses worldwide. Int J Cancer. 142(12): 2471-2477. PMID: 29388206 doi: 10.1002/ijc.31280

43. Mpunga, T., Znaor, A., Uwizeye, F. R., Uwase, A., Munyanshongore, C., Franceschi, S., & Clifford, G. M. (2018). A case-control study of HIV infection and cancer in the era of antiretroviral therapy in Rwanda. Int J Cancer. 143(6): 1348-1355. PMID: 29663358 doi: 10.1002/ijc.31537

44. Ronco, G., & Franceschi, S. (2018). Cervical Cancer Screening: The Transformational Role of Routine Human Papillomavirus Testing. Ann Intern Med. 168(1): 75-76. PMID: 29181508 doi: 10.7326/m17-2872

45. Shield, K. D., Marant Micallef, C., de Martel, C., Heard, I., Megraud, F., Plummer, M., . . . Soerjomataram, I. (2018). New cancer cases in France in 2015 attributable to infectious agents: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Eur J Epidemiol. 33(3): 263-274. PMID: 29214413 doi: 10.1007/s10654-017-0334-z

46. Steinbauer, M. J., Grytnes, J. A., Jurasinski, G., Kulonen, A., Lenoir, J., Pauli, H., . . . Wipf, S. (2018). Accelerated increase in plant species richness on mountain summits is linked to warming. Nature. 556(7700): 231-234. PMID: 29618821 doi: 10.1038/s41586-018-0005-6

47. Togawa, K., Ahn, H. S., Auvinen, A., Bauer, A. J., Brito, J. P., Davies, L., . . . Schuz, J. (2018). Long-term strategies for thyroid health monitoring after nuclear accidents: recommendations from an Expert Group convened by IARC. Lancet Oncol. 19(10): 1280-1283. PMID: 30303113 doi: 10.1016/s1470-2045(18)30680-6

48. Tout, I., Gomes, M., Ainouze, M., Marotel, M., Pecoul, T., Durantel, D., . . . Hasan, U. (2018). Hepatitis B Virus Blocks the CRE/CREB Complex and Prevents TLR9 Transcription and Function in Human B Cells. J Immunol. 201(8): 2331-2344. PMID: 30185518 doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1701726

49. Umulisa, M. C., Franceschi, S., Baussano, I., Tenet, V., Uwimbabazi, M., Rugwizangoga, B., . . . Clifford, G. M. (2018). Evaluation of human-papillomavirus testing and visual inspection for cervical cancer screening in Rwanda. BMC Womens Health. 18(1): 59. PMID: 29699549 doi: 10.1186/s12905-018-0549-5

50. Vaccarella, S., Lortet-Tieulent, J., Saracci, R., Fidler, M. M., Conway, D. I., Vilahur, N., . . . Wild, C. P. (2018). Reducing Social Inequalities in Cancer: Setting Priorities for Research. CA Cancer J Clin. 68(5): 324-326. PMID: 30152865 doi: 10.3322/caac.21463

51. Zamora-Ros, R., Beraud, V., Franceschi, S., Cayssials, V., Tsilidis, K. K., Boutron-Ruault, M. C., . . . Rinaldi, S. (2018). Consumption of fruits, vegetables and fruit juices and differentiated thyroid carcinoma risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) study. Int J Cancer. 142(3): 449-459. PMID: 28688112 doi: 10.1002/ijc.30880

52. Baussano, I., Diaz, M., Tully, S., Munoz, N., de Sanjose, S., Bosch, F. X., & Franceschi, S. (2017). Effect of age-difference between heterosexual partners on risk of cervical cancer and human papillomavirus infection. Papillomavirus Res. 3: 98-104. PMID: 28720465 doi: 10.1016/j.pvr.2017.03.003

53. Baussano, I., Lazzarato, F., Ronco, G., Lehtinen, M., Dillner, J., & Franceschi, S. (2017). Different Challenges in Eliminating HPV16 Compared to Other Types: A Modeling Study. J Infect Dis. 216(3): 336-344. PMID: 28859431 doi: 10.1093/infdis/jix299

54. Baussano, I., Tshering, S., Choden, T., Lazzarato, F., Tenet, V., Plummer, M., . . . Tshomo, U. (2017). Cervical cancer screening in rural Bhutan with the careHPV test on self-collected samples: an ongoing cross-sectional, population-based study (REACH-Bhutan). BMJ Open. 7(7): e016309. PMID: 28724543 doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016309

55. Clifford, G. M., Lise, M., Franceschi, S., & Scherrer, A. U. (2017). CD4/CD8 ratio and lung cancer risk. Lancet HIV. 4(3): e103. PMID: 28254148 doi: 10.1016/s2352-3018(17)30027-9

56. Clifford, G. M., Tully, S., & Franceschi, S. (2017). Carcinogenicity of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Types in HIV-Positive Women: A Meta-Analysis From HPV Infection to Cervical Cancer. Clin Infect Dis. 64(9): 1228-1235. PMID: 28199532 doi: 10.1093/cid/cix135

57. Clifford, G. M., Waterboer, T., Dondog, B., Qiao, Y. L., Kordzaia, D., Hammouda, D., . . . Franceschi, S. (2017). Hepatitis C virus seroprevalence in the general female population of 9 countries in Europe, Asia and Africa. Infect Agent Cancer. 12: 9. PMID: 28168002 doi: 10.1186/s13027-017-0121-1

58. Combes, J. D., Clifford, G. M., Egger, M., Cavassini, M., Hirsch, H. H., Hauser, C., . . . Scherrer, A. U. (2017). Human papillomavirus antibody response following HAART initiation among MSM. AIDS. 31(4): 561-569. PMID: 28121669 doi: 10.1097/qad.0000000000001354

59. Combes, J.-D., Dalstein, V., Gheit, T., Clifford, G. M., Tommasino, M., Clavel, C., . . . Franceschi, S. (2017). Prevalence of human papillomavirus in tonsil brushings and gargles in cancer-free patients: The SPLIT study. Oral Oncology. 66: 52-57. PMID: 28249648 doi: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2017.01.001

60. de Martel, C., Plummer, M., Vignat, J., & Franceschi, S. (2017). Worldwide burden of cancer attributable to HPV by site, country and HPV type. Int J Cancer. 141(4): 664-670. PMID: 28369882 doi: 10.1002/ijc.30716

61. Drton, M., & Plummer, M. (2017). A Bayesian information criterion for singular models. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series B-Statistical Methodology. 79(2): 323-380. doi: 10.1111/rssb.12187

62. Fidler, M. M., Bray, F., Vaccarella, S., & Soerjomataram, I. (2017). Assessing global transitions in human development and colorectal cancer incidence. Int J Cancer. 140(12): 2709-2715. PMID: 28281292 doi: 10.1002/ijc.30686

63. Franceschi, S. (2017). Elimination of cervical cancer from developing countries. HPV World. 2.

64. Franceschi, S., & Clifford, G. M. (2017). Cervical screening: toward an equal risk/equal management approach, irrespective of HIV status. AIDS. 31(7): 1045-1046. PMID: 28350579 doi: 10.1097/qad.0000000000001453

65. Gheit, T., Dutta, S., Oliver, J., Robitaille, A., Hampras, S., Combes, J. D., . . . Tommasino, M. (2017). Isolation and characterization of a novel putative human polyomavirus. Virology. 506: 45-54. PMID: 28342387 doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2017.03.007

66. Giorgi Rossi, P., Carozzi, F., Federici, A., Ronco, G., Zappa, M., & Franceschi, S. (2017). Cervical cancer screening in women vaccinated against human papillomavirus infection: Recommendations from a consensus conference. Prev Med. 98: 21-30. PMID: 27894910 doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2016.11.020

67. Jung, Y. S., Najy, A. J., Huang, W., Sethi, S., Snyder, M., Sakr, W., . . . Kim, H. C. (2017). HPV-associated differential regulation of tumor metabolism in oropharyngeal head and neck cancer. Oncotarget. 8(31): 51530-51541. PMID: 28881665 doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.17887

68. Lacau St Guily, J., Rousseau, A., Baujat, B., Périé, S., Schultz, P., Barry, B., . . . Franceschi, S. (2017). Oropharyngeal cancer prognosis by tumour HPV status in France: The multicentric Papillophar study. Oral Oncology. 67: 29-36. PMID: 28351578 doi: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2017.01.012

69. Leja, M., Park, J. Y., Murillo, R., Liepniece-Karele, I., Isajevs, S., Kikuste, I., . . . Herrero, R. (2017). Multicentric randomised study of Helicobacter pylori eradication and pepsinogen testing for prevention of gastric cancer mortality: the GISTAR study. BMJ Open. 7(8): e016999. PMID: 28801429 doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016999

70. McKay, J., Tenet, V., Franceschi, S., Chabrier, A., Gheit, T., Gaborieau, V., . . . Vaccarella, S. (2017). Immuno-related polymorphisms and cervical cancer risk: The IARC multicentric case-control study. PLoS ONE. 12(5): e0177775. PMID: 28505207 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0177775

71. Mirabello, L., Yeager, M., Yu, K., Clifford, G. M., Xiao, Y., Zhu, B., . . . Schiffman, M. (2017). HPV16 E7 Genetic Conservation Is Critical to Carcinogenesis. Cell. 170(6): 1164-1174.e1166. PMID: 28886384 doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2017.08.001

72. Plummer, M., de Martel, C., & Franceschi, S. (2017). Global burden of cancers attributable to liver flukes – Authors’ reply. Lancet Glob Health. 5(2): e140. PMID: 28104178 doi: 10.1016/s2214-109x(16)30293-5

73. Ronco, G., & Baussano, I. (2017). Causal system modelling of cervical cancer screening. Lancet Public Health. 2(2): e61-e62. PMID: 29253393 doi: 10.1016/S2468-2667(17)30013-0

74. The AIDS-defining Cancer Project Working Group for IeDEA and COHERE in EuroCoorda (2017). Comparison of Kaposi Sarcoma Risk in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Positive Adults Across 5 Continents: A Multiregional Multicohort Study. Clin Infect Dis. 65(8): 1316-1326. PMID: 28531260 doi: 10.1093/cid/cix480

75. Tshomo, U., Franceschi, S., Tshokey, T., Tobgay, T., Baussano, I., Tenet, V., . . . Clifford, G. M. (2017). Evaluation of cytology versus human papillomavirus-based cervical cancer screening algorithms in Bhutan. Oncotarget. 8(42): 72438-72446. PMID: 29069800 doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.19783

76. Tshomo, U., Franceschi, S., Tshokey, T., Tobgay, T., Baussano, I., Tenet, V., . . . Clifford, G. M. (2017). Evaluation of the performance of Human Papillomavirus testing in paired urine and clinician-collected cervical samples among women aged over 30 years in Bhutan. Virol J. 14(1): 74. PMID: 28390433 doi: 10.1186/s12985-017-0744-2

77. Vaccarella, S., Laversanne, M., Ferlay, J., & Bray, F. (2017). Cervical cancer in Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean and Asia: Regional inequalities and changing trends. Int J Cancer. 141(10): 1997-2001. PMID: 28734013 doi: 10.1002/ijc.30901

78. Wentzensen, N., Arbyn, M., Berkhof, J., Bower, M., Canfell, K., Einstein, M., . . . Franceschi, S. (2017). Eurogin 2016 Roadmap: how HPV knowledge is changing screening practice. Int J Cancer. 140(10): 2192-2200. PMID: 28006858 doi: 10.1002/ijc.30579

79. Zamora-Ros, R., Castaneda, J., Rinaldi, S., Cayssials, V., Slimani, N., Weiderpass, E., . . . Franceschi, S. (2017). Consumption of Fish Is Not Associated with Risk of Differentiated Thyroid Carcinoma in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) Study. J Nutr. 147(7): 1366-1373. PMID: 28592517 doi: 10.3945/jn.117.247874

80. Zhang, T., Liu, Z., Wang, J., Minhas, V., Wood, C., Clifford, G. M., . . . Franceschi, S. (2017). Seroprevalence of antibodies against Kaposi’s sarcoma-associated herpesvirus among HIV-negative people in China. Infect Agent Cancer. 12: 32. PMID: 28572838 doi: 10.1186/s13027-017-0142-9

81. Baussano, I., Lazzarato, F., Brisson, M., & Franceschi, S. (2016). Human Papillomavirus Vaccination at a Time of Changing Sexual Behavior. Emerg Infect Dis. 22(1): 18-23. PMID: 26691673 doi: 10.3201/eid2201.150791

82. Berthiller, J., Straif, K., Agudo, A., Ahrens, W., Bezerra Dos Santos, A., Boccia, S., . . . Lee, Y. C. (2016). Low frequency of cigarette smoking and the risk of head and neck cancer in the INHANCE consortium pooled analysis. Int J Epidemiol. 45(3): 835-845. PMID: 26228584 doi: 10.1093/ije/dyv146

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