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    • Critical research gaps and recommendations to inform research prioritisation for more effective prevention and improved outcomes in colorectal cancer. 

      Lawler, M; Alsina, D; Adams, RA; Anderson, AS; Brown, G; Fearnhead, NS; Fenwick, SW; Halloran, SP; Hochhauser, D; Hull, MA; Koelzer, VH; McNair, AGK; Monahan, KJ; Näthke, I; Norton, C; Novelli, MR; Steele, RJC; Thomas, AL; Wilde, LM; Wilson, RH; Tomlinson, I; Bowel Cancer UK Critical Research Gaps in Colorectal Cancer Initiative (2018-01)
      OBJECTIVE: Colorectal cancer (CRC) leads to significant morbidity/mortality worldwide. Defining critical research gaps (RG), their prioritisation and resolution, could improve patient outcomes. DESIGN: RG analysis was ...
    • Gene-environment interactions involving functional variants: Results from the Breast Cancer Association Consortium. 

      Barrdahl, M; Rudolph, A; Hopper, JL; Southey, MC; Broeks, A; Fasching, PA; Beckmann, MW; Gago-Dominguez, M; Castelao, JE; Guénel, P; Truong, T; Bojesen, SE; Gapstur, SM; Gaudet, MM; Brenner, H; Arndt, V; Brauch, H; Hamann, U; Mannermaa, A; Lambrechts, D; Jongen, L; Flesch-Janys, D; Thoene, K; Couch, FJ; Giles, GG; Simard, J; Goldberg, MS; Figueroa, J; Michailidou, K; Bolla, MK; Dennis, J; Wang, Q; Eilber, U; Behrens, S; Czene, K; Hall, P; Cox, A; Cross, S; Swerdlow, A; Schoemaker, MJ; Dunning, AM; Kaaks, R; Pharoah, PDP; Schmidt, M; Garcia-Closas, M; Easton, DF; Milne, RL; Chang-Claude, J (2017-11-01)
      Investigating the most likely causal variants identified by fine-mapping analyses may improve the power to detect gene-environment interactions. We assessed the interplay between 70 single nucleotide polymorphisms identified ...
    • The Glioma International Case-Control Study: A Report From the Genetic Epidemiology of Glioma International Consortium. 

      Amirian, ES; Armstrong, GN; Zhou, R; Lau, CC; Claus, EB; Barnholtz-Sloan, JS; Il'yasova, D; Schildkraut, J; Ali-Osman, F; Sadetzki, S; Johansen, C; Houlston, RS; Jenkins, RB; Lachance, D; Olson, SH; Bernstein, JL; Merrell, RT; Wrensch, MR; Davis, FG; Lai, R; Shete, S; Amos, CI; Scheurer, ME; Aldape, K; Alafuzoff, I; Brännström, T; Broholm, H; Collins, P; Giannini, C; Rosenblum, M; Tihan, T; Melin, BS; Bondy, ML (2016-01)
      Decades of research have established only a few etiological factors for glioma, which is a rare and highly fatal brain cancer. Common methodological challenges among glioma studies include small sample sizes, heterogeneity ...
    • Height, selected genetic markers and prostate cancer risk: results from the PRACTICAL consortium. 

      Lophatananon, A; Stewart-Brown, S; Kote-Jarai, Z; Olama, AAA; Garcia, SB; Neal, DE; Hamdy, FC; Donovan, JL; Giles, GG; Fitzgerald, LM; Southey, MC; Pharoah, P; Pashayan, N; Gronberg, H; Wiklund, F; Aly, M; Stanford, JL; Brenner, H; Dieffenbach, AK; Arndt, V; Park, JY; Lin, H-Y; Sellers, T; Slavov, C; Kaneva, R; Mitev, V; Batra, J; Spurdle, A; Clements, JA; APCB BioResource; PRACTICAL consortium; Easton, D; Eeles, RA; Muir, K (2017-08-22)
      BACKGROUND: Evidence on height and prostate cancer risk is mixed, however, recent studies with large data sets support a possible role for its association with the risk of aggressive prostate cancer. METHODS: We analysed ...
    • Joint associations of a polygenic risk score and environmental risk factors for breast cancer in the Breast Cancer Association Consortium. 

      Rudolph, A; Song, M; Brook, MN; Milne, RL; Mavaddat, N; Michailidou, K; Bolla, MK; Wang, Q; Dennis, J; Wilcox, AN; Hopper, JL; Southey, MC; Keeman, R; Fasching, PA; Beckmann, MW; Gago-Dominguez, M; Castelao, JE; Guénel, P; Truong, T; Bojesen, SE; Flyger, H; Brenner, H; Arndt, V; Brauch, H; Brüning, T; Mannermaa, A; Kosma, V-M; Lambrechts, D; Keupers, M; Couch, FJ; Vachon, C; Giles, GG; MacInnis, RJ; Figueroa, J; Brinton, L; Czene, K; Brand, JS; Gabrielson, M; Humphreys, K; Cox, A; Cross, SS; Dunning, AM; Orr, N; Swerdlow, A; Hall, P; Pharoah, PDP; Schmidt, MK; Easton, DF; Chatterjee, N; Chang-Claude, J; García-Closas, M (2018-04-01)
      Background: Polygenic risk scores (PRS) for breast cancer can be used to stratify the population into groups at substantially different levels of risk. Combining PRS and environmental risk factors will improve risk prediction; ...
    • Large-scale genotyping identifies 41 new loci associated with breast cancer risk. 

      Michailidou, K; Hall, P; Gonzalez-Neira, A; Ghoussaini, M; Dennis, J; Milne, RL; Schmidt, MK; Chang-Claude, J; Bojesen, SE; Bolla, MK; Wang, Q; Dicks, E; Lee, A; Turnbull, C; Rahman, N; Fletcher, O; Peto, J; Gibson, L; Dos Santos Silva, I; Nevanlinna, H; Muranen, TA; Aittomäki, K; Blomqvist, C; Czene, K; Irwanto, A; Liu, J; Waisfisz, Q; Meijers-Heijboer, H; Adank, M; van der Luijt, RB; Hein, R; Dahmen, N; Beckman, L; Meindl, A; Schmutzler, RK; Müller-Myhsok, B; Lichtner, P; Hopper, JL; Southey, MC; Makalic, E; Schmidt, DF; Uitterlinden, AG; Hofman, A; Hunter, DJ; Chanock, SJ; Vincent, D; Bacot, F; Tessier, DC; Canisius, S; Wessels, LF; Haiman, CA; Shah, M; Luben, R; Brown, J; Luccarini, C; Schoof, N; Humphreys, K; Li, J; Nordestgaard, BG; Nielsen, SF; Flyger, H; Couch, FJ; Wang, X; Vachon, C; Stevens, KN; Lambrechts, D; Moisse, M; Paridaens, R; Christiaens, MR; Rudolph, A; Nickels, S; Flesch-Janys, D; Johnson, N; Aitken, Z; Aaltonen, K; Heikkinen, T; Broeks, A; Veer, LJ; van der Schoot, CE; Guénel, P; Truong, T; Laurent-Puig, P; Menegaux, F; Marme, F; Schneeweiss, A; Sohn, C; Burwinkel, B; Zamora, MP; Perez, JI; Pita, G; Alonso, MR; Cox, A; Brock, IW; Cross, SS; Reed, MW; Sawyer, EJ; Tomlinson, I; Kerin, MJ; Miller, N; Henderson, BE; Schumacher, F; Le Marchand, L; Andrulis, IL; Knight, JA; Glendon, G; Mulligan, AM; Lindblom, A; Margolin, S; Hooning, MJ; Hollestelle, A; van den Ouweland, AM; Jager, A; Bui, QM; Stone, J; Dite, GS; Apicella, C; Tsimiklis, H; Giles, GG; Severi, G; Baglietto, L; Fasching, PA; Haeberle, L; Ekici, AB; Beckmann, MW; Brenner, H; Müller, H; Arndt, V; Stegmaier, C; Swerdlow, A; Ashworth, A; Orr, N; Jones, M; Figueroa, J; Lissowska, J; Brinton, L; Goldberg, MS; Labrèche, F; Dumont, M; Winqvist, R; Pylkäs, K; Jukkola-Vuorinen, A; Grip, M; Brauch, H; Hamann, U; Brüning, T; Radice, P; Peterlongo, P; Manoukian, S; Bonanni, B; Devilee, P; Tollenaar, RA; Seynaeve, C; van Asperen, CJ; Jakubowska, A; Lubinski, J; Jaworska, K; Durda, K; Mannermaa, A; Kataja, V; Kosma, VM; Hartikainen, JM; Bogdanova, NV; Antonenkova, NN; Dörk, T; Kristensen, VN; Anton-Culver, H; Slager, S; Toland, AE; Edge, S; Fostira, F; Kang, D; Yoo, KY; Noh, DY; Matsuo, K; Ito, H; Iwata, H; Sueta, A; Wu, AH; Tseng, CC; Van Den Berg, D; Stram, DO; Shu, XO; Lu, W; Gao, YT; Cai, H; Teo, SH; Yip, CH; Phuah, SY; Cornes, BK; Hartman, M; Miao, H; Lim, WY; Sng, JH; Muir, K; Lophatananon, A; Stewart-Brown, S; Siriwanarangsan, P; Shen, CY; Hsiung, CN; Wu, PE; Ding, SL; Sangrajrang, S; Gaborieau, V; Brennan, P; McKay, J; Blot, WJ; Signorello, LB; Cai, Q; Zheng, W; Deming-Halverson, S; Shrubsole, M; Long, J; Simard, J; Garcia-Closas, M; Pharoah, PD; Chenevix-Trench, G; Dunning, AM; Benitez, J; Easton, DF (2013-04)
      Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women. Common variants at 27 loci have been identified as associated with susceptibility to breast cancer, and these account for ∼9% of the familial risk of the disease. We ...
    • Pro-inflammatory fatty acid profile and colorectal cancer risk: A Mendelian randomisation analysis. 

      May-Wilson, S; Sud, A; Law, PJ; Palin, K; Tuupanen, S; Gylfe, A; Hänninen, UA; Cajuso, T; Tanskanen, T; Kondelin, J; Kaasinen, E; Sarin, A-P; Eriksson, JG; Rissanen, H; Knekt, P; Pukkala, E; Jousilahti, P; Salomaa, V; Ripatti, S; Palotie, A; Renkonen-Sinisalo, L; Lepistö, A; Böhm, J; Mecklin, J-P; Al-Tassan, NA; Palles, C; Farrington, SM; Timofeeva, MN; Meyer, BF; Wakil, SM; Campbell, H; Smith, CG; Idziaszczyk, S; Maughan, TS; Fisher, D; Kerr, R; Kerr, D; Passarelli, MN; Figueiredo, JC; Buchanan, DD; Win, AK; Hopper, JL; Jenkins, MA; Lindor, NM; Newcomb, PA; Gallinger, S; Conti, D; Schumacher, F; Casey, G; Aaltonen, LA; Cheadle, JP; Tomlinson, IP; Dunlop, MG; Houlston, RS (2017-10)
      BACKGROUND: While dietary fat has been established as a risk factor for colorectal cancer (CRC), associations between fatty acids (FAs) and CRC have been inconsistent. Using Mendelian randomisation (MR), we sought to ...