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.
Endometrial cancer risk prediction including serum-based biomarkers: results from the EPIC cohort.
Fortner RT. et al, (2017), Int J Cancer, 140, 1317 - 1323
Prostate cancer risk related to foods, food groups, macronutrients and micronutrients derived from the UK Dietary Cohort Consortium food diaries.
Lane JA. et al, (2017), Eur J Clin Nutr, 71, 274 - 283
Lifelong vegetarianism and breast cancer risk: a large multicentre case control study in India
Gathani T. et al, (2017), BMC Women's Health
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