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.
Rare Variant Analysis of Human and Rodent Obesity Genes in Individuals with Severe Childhood Obesity
Hendricks AE. et al, (2017), Scientific Reports, 7
Anti-Mullerian hormone and endometrial cancer: a multi-cohort study.
Fortner RT. et al, (2017), British Journal of Cancer
Micronutrient intake adequacy and depression risk in the SUN cohort study.
Sánchez-Villegas A. et al, (2017), Eur J Nutr
Blood Metabolic Signatures of Body Mass Index: A Targeted Metabolomics Study in the EPIC Cohort.
Carayol M. et al, (2017), J Proteome Res, 16, 3137 - 3146
Childhood cancer incidence by ethnic group in England, 2001-2007: a descriptive epidemiological study.
Sayeed S. et al, (2017), BMC Cancer, 17