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
Night Shift Work and Breast Cancer Incidence: Three Prospective Studies and Meta-analysis of Published Studies.
Travis RC. et al, (2016), J Natl Cancer Inst, 108
European Code against Cancer 4th Edition: Alcohol drinking and cancer.
Scoccianti C. et al, (2016), Cancer Epidemiol, 45, 181 - 188
Meat and haem iron intake in relation to glioma in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study.
Ward HA. et al, (2016), Eur J Cancer Prev
Circulating vitamin D in relation to cancer incidence and survival of the head and neck and oesophagus in the EPIC cohort.
Fanidi A. et al, (2016), Sci Rep, 6