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.
Investigating the possible causal role of coffee consumption with prostate cancer risk and progression using Mendelian randomization analysis.
Taylor AE. et al, (2017), Int J Cancer, 140, 322 - 328
Fiber intake modulates the association of alcohol intake with breast cancer.
Romieu I. et al, (2017), Int J Cancer, 140, 316 - 321
Alcohol consumption and prostate cancer incidence and progression: A Mendelian randomisation study.
Brunner C. et al, (2017), Int J Cancer, 140, 75 - 85
Dietary Flavonoid Intake and Colorectal Cancer Risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) Cohort.
Zamora-Ros R. et al, (2016), Int J Cancer
Endometrial cancer risk prediction including serum-based biomarkers: Results from the EPIC cohort.
Fortner RT. et al, (2016), Int J Cancer