Molecular Epidemiology of Cancer Collection
The AACR editors are proud to present this selection of impactful journal articles focusing on the molecular epidemiology of cancer, published from across the AACR journal portfolio.
Pathway analysis of genome-wide association study in childhood leukemia among Hispanics.
Hsu LI, Briggs F, Shao X, Metayer C, Wiemels JL, Chokkalingam AP, et al. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention 2016; DOI:10.1158/1055–9965.EPI–15–0528. [Published OnlineFirst March 3, 2016].
Tobacco causes human cancersa concept founded on epidemiology and an insightful experiment now requires translation worldwide.
Loeb LA. Cancer Research 2016;76:765–6.
A genome-wide association study of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma among European descendants.
Siiskonen SJ, Zhang M, Li WQ, Liang L, Kraft P, Nijsten T, et al. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention 2016; DOI:10.1158/1055–9965.EPI–15–1070. [Published OnlineFirst February 12, 2016].
Phase II drug-metabolizing polymorphisms and smoking predict recurrence of non–muscle-invasive bladder cancer: a gene–smoking interaction.
Lacombe L, Fradet V, Lévesque E, Pouliot F, Larue H, Bergeron A, et al. Cancer Prevention Research 2016;9:189–95.
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, et al. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention 2016;25:193–200.
Bereavement is associated with an increased risk of HPV infection and cervical cancer: an epidemiological study in Sweden.
Lu D, Sundström K, Sparén P, Fall K, Sjölander A, Dillner J, et al. Cancer Research 2016;76:643–51.
Collecting fecal samples for microbiome analyses in epidemiology studies
Sinha R, Chen J, Amir A, Vogtmann E, Shi J, Inman KS, et al. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention 2016;25:407–16.
High-dose FOLFIRI plus bevacizumab in the treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer patients with two different UGT1A1 genotypes: FFCD 0504 study.
Manfredi S, Bouché O, Rougier P, Dahan L, Loriot MA, Aparicio T, et al. Molecular Cancer Therapeutics 2015;14:2782–88.
Association between GWAS-derived rs966423 genetic variant and overall mortality in patients with differentiated thyroid cancer.
świerniak M, Wójcicka A, Czetwertyńska M, Długosińska J, Stachlewska E, Gierlikowski W, et al. Clinical Cancer Research 2016;22:1111–19.
Genome-wide identification of a methylation gene panel as a prognostic biomarker in nasopharyngeal carcinoma.
Jiang W, Liu N, Chen XZ, Sun Y, Li B, Ren XY, et al. Molecular Cancer Therapeutics 2015;14:2864–73.
Genome-wide association studies for taxane-induced peripheral neuropathy in ECOG-5103 and ECOG-1199.
Schneider BP, Li L, Radovich M, Shen F, Miller KD, Flockhart DA , et al. Clinical Cancer Research 2015;21:5082–91.
Assessment of esophageal adenocarcinoma risk using somatic chromosome alterations in longitudinal samples in Barrett's esophagus.
Li X, Paulson TG, Galipeau PC, Sanchez CA, Liu K, Kuhner MK, et al. Cancer Prevention Research 2015;8:845–56.
A genome-wide scan identifies variants in NFIB
Mirabello L, Koster R, Moriarity BS, Spector LG, Meltzer PS, Gary J, et al. Cancer Discovery 2015;5:920–31.