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    • 12 new susceptibility loci for prostate cancer identified by genome-wide association study in Japanese population. 

      Takata, R; Takahashi, A; Fujita, M; Momozawa, Y; Saunders, EJ; Yamada, H; Maejima, K; Nakano, K; Nishida, Y; Hishida, A; Matsuo, K; Wakai, K; Yamaji, T; Sawada, N; Iwasaki, M; Tsugane, S; Sasaki, M; Shimizu, A; Tanno, K; Minegishi, N; Suzuki, K; Matsuda, K; Kubo, M; Inazawa, J; Egawa, S; Haiman, CA; Ogawa, O; Obara, W; Kamatani, Y; Akamatsu, S; Nakagawa, H (2019-09-27)
      Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have identified ~170 genetic loci associated with prostate cancer (PCa) risk, but most of them were identified in European populations. We here performed a GWAS and replication study ...
    • A case-control study of risk of leukaemia in relation to mobile phone use. 

      Cooke, R; Laing, S; Swerdlow, AJ (2010-11)
      Background Mobile phone use is now ubiquitous, and scientific reviews have recommended research into its relation to leukaemia risk, but no large studies have been conducted.Methods In a case-control study in South East ...
    • A case-only study to identify genetic modifiers of breast cancer risk for BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation carriers. 

      Coignard, J; Lush, M; Beesley, J; O'Mara, TA; Dennis, J; Tyrer, JP; Barnes, DR; McGuffog, L; Leslie, G; Bolla, MK; Adank, MA; Agata, S; Ahearn, T; Aittomäki, K; Andrulis, IL; Anton-Culver, H; Arndt, V; Arnold, N; Aronson, KJ; Arun, BK; Augustinsson, A; Azzollini, J; Barrowdale, D; Baynes, C; Becher, H; Bermisheva, M; Bernstein, L; Białkowska, K; Blomqvist, C; Bojesen, SE; Bonanni, B; Borg, A; Brauch, H; Brenner, H; Burwinkel, B; Buys, SS; Caldés, T; Caligo, MA; Campa, D; Carter, BD; Castelao, JE; Chang-Claude, J; Chanock, SJ; Chung, WK; Claes, KBM; Clarke, CL; GEMO Study Collaborators; EMBRACE Collaborators; Collée, JM; Conroy, DM; Czene, K; Daly, MB; Devilee, P; Diez, O; Ding, YC; Domchek, SM; Dörk, T; Dos-Santos-Silva, I; Dunning, AM; Dwek, M; Eccles, DM; Eliassen, AH; Engel, C; Eriksson, M; Evans, DG; Fasching, PA; Flyger, H; Fostira, F; Friedman, E; Fritschi, L; Frost, D; Gago-Dominguez, M; Gapstur, SM; Garber, J; Garcia-Barberan, V; García-Closas, M; García-Sáenz, JA; Gaudet, MM; Gayther, SA; Gehrig, A; Georgoulias, V; Giles, GG; Godwin, AK; Goldberg, MS; Goldgar, DE; González-Neira, A; Greene, MH; Guénel, P; Haeberle, L; Hahnen, E; Haiman, CA; Håkansson, N; Hall, P; Hamann, U; Harrington, PA; Hart, SN; He, W; Hogervorst, FBL; Hollestelle, A; Hopper, JL; Horcasitas, DJ; Hulick, PJ; Hunter, DJ; Imyanitov, EN; KConFab Investigators; HEBON Investigators; ABCTB Investigators; Jager, A; Jakubowska, A; James, PA; Jensen, UB; John, EM; Jones, ME; Kaaks, R; Kapoor, PM; Karlan, BY; Keeman, R; Khusnutdinova, E; Kiiski, JI; Ko, Y-D; Kosma, V-M; Kraft, P; Kurian, AW; Laitman, Y; Lambrechts, D; Le Marchand, L; Lester, J; Lesueur, F; Lindstrom, T; Lopez-Fernández, A; Loud, JT; Luccarini, C; Mannermaa, A; Manoukian, S; Margolin, S; Martens, JWM; Mebirouk, N; Meindl, A; Miller, A; Milne, RL; Montagna, M; Nathanson, KL; Neuhausen, SL; Nevanlinna, H; Nielsen, FC; O'Brien, KM; Olopade, OI; Olson, JE; Olsson, H; Osorio, A; Ottini, L; Park-Simon, T-W; Parsons, MT; Pedersen, IS; Peshkin, B; Peterlongo, P; Peto, J; Pharoah, PDP; Phillips, K-A; Polley, EC; Poppe, B; Presneau, N; Pujana, MA; Punie, K; Radice, P; Rantala, J; Rashid, MU; Rennert, G; Rennert, HS; Robson, M; Romero, A; Rossing, M; Saloustros, E; Sandler, DP; Santella, R; Scheuner, MT; Schmidt, MK; Schmidt, G; Scott, C; Sharma, P; Soucy, P; Southey, MC; Spinelli, JJ; Steinsnyder, Z; Stone, J; Stoppa-Lyonnet, D; Swerdlow, A; Tamimi, RM; Tapper, WJ; Taylor, JA; Terry, MB; Teulé, A; Thull, DL; Tischkowitz, M; Toland, AE; Torres, D; Trainer, AH; Truong, T; Tung, N; Vachon, CM; Vega, A; Vijai, J; Wang, Q; Wappenschmidt, B; Weinberg, CR; Weitzel, JN; Wendt, C; Wolk, A; Yadav, S; Yang, XR; Yannoukakos, D; Zheng, W; Ziogas, A; Zorn, KK; Park, SK; Thomassen, M; Offit, K; Schmutzler, RK; Couch, FJ; Simard, J; Chenevix-Trench, G; Easton, DF; Andrieu, N; Antoniou, AC (2021-02-17)
      Breast cancer (BC) risk for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers varies by genetic and familial factors. About 50 common variants have been shown to modify BC risk for mutation carriers. All but three, were identified in ...
    • A comprehensive catalogue of somatic mutations from a human cancer genome 

      Stratton, M (NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP, 2010-01)
      All cancers carry somatic mutations. A subset of these somatic alterations, termed driver mutations, confer selective growth advantage and are implicated in cancer development, whereas the remainder are passengers. Here ...
    • A Cost-Effectiveness Evaluation of Germline BRCA1 and BRCA2 Testing in UK Women with Ovarian Cancer. 

      Eccleston, A; Bentley, A; Dyer, M; Strydom, A; Vereecken, W; George, A; Rahman, N (2017-04)
      Objectives To evaluate the long-term cost-effectiveness of germline BRCA1 and BRCA2 (collectively termed "BRCA") testing in women with epithelial ovarian cancer, and testing for the relevant mutation in first- and second-degree ...
    • A Cross-Cancer Genetic Association Analysis of the DNA Repair and DNA Damage Signaling Pathways for Lung, Ovary, Prostate, Breast, and Colorectal Cancer. 

      Scarbrough, PM; Weber, RP; Iversen, ES; Brhane, Y; Amos, CI; Kraft, P; Hung, RJ; Sellers, TA; Witte, JS; Pharoah, P; Henderson, BE; Gruber, SB; Hunter, DJ; Garber, JE; Joshi, AD; McDonnell, K; Easton, DF; Eeles, R; Kote-Jarai, Z; Muir, K; Doherty, JA; Schildkraut, JM (2016-01)
      Background DNA damage is an established mediator of carcinogenesis, although genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have identified few significant loci. This cross-cancer site, pooled analysis was performed to increase ...
    • A Genetic Risk Score to Personalize Prostate Cancer Screening, Applied to Population Data. 

      Huynh-Le, M-P; Fan, CC; Karunamuni, R; Walsh, EI; Turner, EL; Lane, JA; Martin, RM; Neal, DE; Donovan, JL; Hamdy, FC; Parsons, JK; Eeles, RA; Easton, DF; Kote-Jarai, Z; Amin Al Olama, A; Benlloch Garcia, S; Muir, K; Grönberg, H; Wiklund, F; Aly, M; Schleutker, J; Sipeky, C; Tammela, TL; Nordestgaard, BG; Key, TJ; Travis, RC; Pharoah, PDP; Pashayan, N; Khaw, K-T; Thibodeau, SN; McDonnell, SK; Schaid, DJ; Maier, C; Vogel, W; Luedeke, M; Herkommer, K; Kibel, AS; Cybulski, C; Wokolorczyk, D; Kluzniak, W; Cannon-Albright, LA; Brenner, H; Schöttker, B; Holleczek, B; Park, JY; Sellers, TA; Lin, H-Y; Slavov, CK; Kaneva, RP; Mitev, VI; Batra, J; Clements, JA; Spurdle, AB; Teixeira, MR; Paulo, P; Maia, S; Pandha, H; Michael, A; Mills, IG; Andreassen, OA; Dale, AM; Seibert, TM; Australian Prostate Cancer BioResource (APCB); PRACTICAL Consortium (2020-09)
      Background A polygenic hazard score (PHS), the weighted sum of 54 SNP genotypes, was previously validated for association with clinically significant prostate cancer and for improved prostate cancer screening accuracy. ...
    • A genetic study and meta-analysis of the genetic predisposition of prostate cancer in a Chinese population. 

      Marzec, J; Mao, X; Li, M; Wang, M; Feng, N; Gou, X; Wang, G; Sun, Z; Xu, J; Xu, H; Zhang, X; Zhao, S-C; Ren, G; Yu, Y; Wu, Y; Wu, J; Xue, Y; Zhou, B; Zhang, Y; Xu, X; Li, J; He, W; Benlloch, S; Ross-Adams, H; Chen, L; Li, J; Hong, Y; Kote-Jarai, Z; Cui, X; Hou, J; Guo, J; Xu, L; Yin, C; Zhou, Y; Neal, DE; Oliver, T; Cao, G; Zhang, Z; Easton, DF; Chelala, C; PRACTICAL Consortium; CHIPGECS Group; Al Olama, AA; Eeles, RA; Zhang, H; Lu, Y-J (2016-04)
      Prostate cancer predisposition has been extensively investigated in European populations, but there have been few studies of other ethnic groups. To investigate prostate cancer susceptibility in the under-investigated ...
    • A genome-wide association study identifies risk loci for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia at 10q26.13 and 12q23.1. 

      Vijayakrishnan, J; Kumar, R; Henrion, MYR; Moorman, AV; Rachakonda, PS; Hosen, I; da Silva Filho, MI; Holroyd, A; Dobbins, SE; Koehler, R; Thomsen, H; Irving, JA; Allan, JM; Lightfoot, T; Roman, E; Kinsey, SE; Sheridan, E; Thompson, PD; Hoffmann, P; Nöthen, MM; Heilmann-Heimbach, S; Jöckel, KH; Greaves, M; Harrison, CJ; Bartram, CR; Schrappe, M; Stanulla, M; Hemminki, K; Houlston, RS (2017-03)
      Genome-wide association studies (GWASs) have shown that common genetic variation contributes to the heritable risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). To identify new susceptibility loci for the largest subtype ...
    • A genome-wide association study identifies susceptibility loci for primary central nervous system lymphoma at 6p25.3 and 3p22.1: a LOC network study. 

      Labreche, K; Daniau, M; Sud, A; Law, PJ; Royer-Perron, L; Holroyd, A; Broderick, P; Went, M; Benazra, M; Ahle, G; Soubeyran, P; Taillandier, L; Chinot, OL; Casasnovas, O; Bay, J-O; Jardin, F; Oberic, L; Fabbro, M; Damaj, G; Brion, A; Mokhtari, K; Philippe, C; Sanson, M; Houillier, C; Soussain, C; Hoang-Xuan, K; Houlston, RS; Alentorn, A; LOC Network (2019-05-17)
      Background Primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) is a rare form of extra-nodal non-Hodgkin lymphoma. PCNSL is a distinct subtype of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, with over 95% of tumors belonging to the diffuse large ...
    • A genomic approach to therapeutic target validation identifies a glucose-lowering GLP1R variant protective for coronary heart disease. 

      Scott, RA; Freitag, DF; Li, L; Chu, AY; Surendran, P; Young, R; Grarup, N; Stancáková, A; Chen, Y; Varga, TV; Yaghootkar, H; Luan, J; Zhao, JH; Willems, SM; Wessel, J; Wang, S; Maruthur, N; Michailidou, K; Pirie, A; van der Lee, SJ; Gillson, C; Al Olama, AA; Amouyel, P; Arriola, L; Arveiler, D; Aviles-Olmos, I; Balkau, B; Barricarte, A; Barroso, I; Garcia, SB; Bis, JC; Blankenberg, S; Boehnke, M; Boeing, H; Boerwinkle, E; Borecki, IB; Bork-Jensen, J; Bowden, S; Caldas, C; Caslake, M; CVD50 consortium; Cupples, LA; Cruchaga, C; Czajkowski, J; den Hoed, M; Dunn, JA; Earl, HM; Ehret, GB; Ferrannini, E; Ferrieres, J; Foltynie, T; Ford, I; Forouhi, NG; Gianfagna, F; Gonzalez, C; Grioni, S; Hiller, L; Jansson, J-H; Jørgensen, ME; Jukema, JW; Kaaks, R; Kee, F; Kerrison, ND; Key, TJ; Kontto, J; Kote-Jarai, Z; Kraja, AT; Kuulasmaa, K; Kuusisto, J; Linneberg, A; Liu, C; Marenne, G; Mohlke, KL; Morris, AP; Muir, K; Müller-Nurasyid, M; Munroe, PB; Navarro, C; Nielsen, SF; Nilsson, PM; Nordestgaard, BG; Packard, CJ; Palli, D; Panico, S; Peloso, GM; Perola, M; Peters, A; Poole, CJ; Quirós, JR; Rolandsson, O; Sacerdote, C; Salomaa, V; Sánchez, M-J; Sattar, N; Sharp, SJ; Sims, R; Slimani, N; Smith, JA; Thompson, DJ; Trompet, S; Tumino, R; van der A, DL; van der Schouw, YT; Virtamo, J; Walker, M; Walter, K; GERAD_EC Consortium; Neurology Working Group of the Cohorts for Heart; Aging Research in Genomic Epidemiology (CHARGE); Alzheimer’s Disease Genetics Consortium; Pancreatic Cancer Cohort Consortium; European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition–Cardiovascular Disease (EPIC-CVD); EPIC-InterAct; Abraham, JE; Amundadottir, LT; Aponte, JL; Butterworth, AS; Dupuis, J; Easton, DF; Eeles, RA; Erdmann, J; Franks, PW; Frayling, TM; Hansen, T; Howson, JMM; Jørgensen, T; Kooner, J; Laakso, M; Langenberg, C; McCarthy, MI; Pankow, JS; Pedersen, O; Riboli, E; Rotter, JI; Saleheen, D; Samani, NJ; Schunkert, H; Vollenweider, P; O'Rahilly, S; CHARGE consortium; CHD Exome+ Consortium; CARDIOGRAM Exome Consortium; Deloukas, P; Danesh, J; Goodarzi, MO; Kathiresan, S; Meigs, JB; Ehm, MG; Wareham, NJ; Waterworth, DM (2016-06)
      Regulatory authorities have indicated that new drugs to treat type 2 diabetes (T2D) should not be associated with an unacceptable increase in cardiovascular risk. Human genetics may be able to guide development of antidiabetic ...
    • A hypermutation phenotype and somatic MSH6 mutations in recurrent human malignant gliomas after alkylator chemotherapy 

      Stratton, M (2006-04)
      A hypermutation phenotype and somatic MSH6 mutations in recurrent human malignant gliomas after alkylator chemotherapy Malignant gliomas have a very poor prognosis. The current standard of care for these cancers consists ...
    • A Novel Genetic Variant in Long Non-coding RNA Gene NEXN-AS1 is Associated with Risk of Lung Cancer. 

      Yuan, H; Liu, H; Liu, Z; Owzar, K; Han, Y; Su, L; Wei, Y; Hung, RJ; McLaughlin, J; Brhane, Y; Brennan, P; Bickeboeller, H; Rosenberger, A; Houlston, RS; Caporaso, N; Landi, MT; Heinrich, J; Risch, A; Christiani, DC; Gümüş, ZH; Klein, RJ; Amos, CI; Wei, Q (2016-10-07)
      Lung cancer etiology is multifactorial, and growing evidence has indicated that long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) are important players in lung carcinogenesis. We performed a large-scale meta-analysis of 690,564 SNPs in 15,531 ...
    • A paradox: urgent BRCA genetic testing. 

      Mitchell, G; Ardern-Jones, A; Kissin Mchir, M; Taylor, R; Eeles, RA (2001-01)
      Diagnostic or predictive testing for germline mutations in cancer predisposition genes is inherently slow as result of both genetic counselling and mutation analysis. The overall time taken for mutation testing is not ...
    • A pooling project of studies participating in the National Cancer Institute Cohort Consortium. 

      Swerdlow, A; schoemaker, M; wright, LB; brook, MN; jones, ME
    • A prospective prostate cancer screening programme for men with pathogenic variants in mismatch repair genes (IMPACT): initial results from an international prospective study. 

      Bancroft, EK; Page, EC; Brook, MN; Thomas, S; Taylor, N; Pope, J; McHugh, J; Jones, A-B; Karlsson, Q; Merson, S; Ong, KR; Hoffman, J; Huber, C; Maehle, L; Grindedal, EM; Stormorken, A; Evans, DG; Rothwell, J; Lalloo, F; Brady, AF; Bartlett, M; Snape, K; Hanson, H; James, P; McKinley, J; Mascarenhas, L; Syngal, S; Ukaegbu, C; Side, L; Thomas, T; Barwell, J; Teixeira, MR; Izatt, L; Suri, M; Macrae, FA; Poplawski, N; Chen-Shtoyerman, R; Ahmed, M; Musgrave, H; Nicolai, N; Greenhalgh, L; Brewer, C; Pachter, N; Spigelman, AD; Azzabi, A; Helfand, BT; Halliday, D; Buys, S; Ramon Y Cajal, T; Donaldson, A; Cooney, KA; Harris, M; McGrath, J; Davidson, R; Taylor, A; Cooke, P; Myhill, K; Hogben, M; Aaronson, NK; Ardern-Jones, A; Bangma, CH; Castro, E; Dearnaley, D; Dias, A; Dudderidge, T; Eccles, DM; Green, K; Eyfjord, J; Falconer, A; Foster, CS; Gronberg, H; Hamdy, FC; Johannsson, O; Khoo, V; Lilja, H; Lindeman, GJ; Lubinski, J; Axcrona, K; Mikropoulos, C; Mitra, AV; Moynihan, C; Ni Raghallaigh, H; Rennert, G; Collier, R; IMPACT Study Collaborators; Offman, J; Kote-Jarai, Z; Eeles, RA (2021-10-19)
      Background Lynch syndrome is a rare familial cancer syndrome caused by pathogenic variants in the mismatch repair genes MLH1, MSH2, MSH6, or PMS2, that cause predisposition to various cancers, predominantly colorectal and ...
    • A Review of Prostate Cancer Genome-Wide Association Studies (GWAS). 

      Benafif, S; Kote-Jarai, Z; Eeles, RA; PRACTICAL Consortium (2018-08)
      Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men in Europe and the United States. The genetic heritability of prostate cancer is contributed to by both rarely occurring genetic variants with higher penetrance and moderate ...
    • A risk prediction algorithm based on family history and common genetic variants: application to prostate cancer with potential clinical impact. 

      Macinnis, RJ; Antoniou, AC; Eeles, RA; Severi, G; Al Olama, AA; McGuffog, L; Kote-Jarai, Z; Guy, M; O'Brien, LT; Hall, AL; Wilkinson, RA; Sawyer, E; Ardern-Jones, AT; Dearnaley, DP; Horwich, A; Khoo, VS; Parker, CC; Huddart, RA; Van As, N; McCredie, MR; English, DR; Giles, GG; Hopper, JL; Easton, DF (2011-09)
      Genome wide association studies have identified several single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) that are independently associated with small increments in risk of prostate cancer, opening up the possibility for using such ...
    • A screen of the complete protein kinase gene family identifies diverse patterns of somatic mutations in human breast cancer 

      Cooper, C; Lakhani, S; Stratton, M (2005-06)
      A screen of the complete protein kinase gene family identifies diverse patterns of somatic mutations in human breast cancer We examined the coding sequence of 518 protein kinases, similar to 1.3 Mb of DNA per sample, in ...