With over 60 staff and research students, the Unit specialises in large-scale and collaborative studies of lifestyle and genetic risk factors for cancer, and for other common diseases of adult life such as heart disease, fractures and dementia. Our aim is to provide reliable evidence to help answer outstanding questions about public health, and the health of individuals.
Associations between unprocessed red and processed meat, poultry, seafood and egg intake and the risk of prostate cancer: A pooled analysis of 15 prospective cohort studies.
Wu K. et al, (2016), Int J Cancer, 138, 2368 - 2382
Diagnostic uncertainty of herpangina and hand-foot-and-mouth disease and its impact on national enterovirus syndromic monitoring.
Yang TO. et al, (2016), Epidemiol Infect, 144, 1512 - 1519
A prospective evaluation of early detection biomarkers for ovarian cancer in the European EPIC cohort.
Terry KL. et al, (2016), Clin Cancer Res
Circulating Folate and Vitamin B12 and Risk of Prostate Cancer: A Collaborative Analysis of Individual Participant Data from Six Cohorts Including 6875 Cases and 8104 Controls.
Price AJ. et al, (2016), Eur Urol
A Nested Case-Control Study of Metabolically Defined Body Size Phenotypes and Risk of Colorectal Cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC).
Murphy N. et al, (2016), PLoS Med, 13