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.
Tubal ligation and ovarian cancer risk in a large cohort: Substantial variation by histological type.
Gaitskell K. et al, (2016), Int J Cancer, 138, 1076 - 1084
A treelet transform analysis to relate nutrient patterns to the risk of hormonal receptor-defined breast cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC).
Assi N. et al, (2016), Public Health Nutr, 19, 242 - 254
Alteration of amino acid and biogenic amine metabolism in hepatobiliary cancers: Findings from a prospective cohort study.
Stepien M. et al, (2016), Int J Cancer, 138, 348 - 360
Energy and macronutrient intake and risk of differentiated thyroid carcinoma in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study.
Zamora-Ros R. et al, (2016), Int J Cancer, 138, 65 - 73
The association of plasma IGF-I with dietary, lifestyle, anthropometric, and early life factors in postmenopausal women
Bradbury KE. et al, (2016), Growth Hormone and Igf Research, 25, 90 - 95