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
Nut intake and 5-year changes in body weight and obesity risk in adults: results from the EPIC-PANACEA study.
Freisling H. et al, (2017), Eur J Nutr
Alcohol consumption and risk of urothelial cell bladder cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort.
Botteri E. et al, (2017), Int J Cancer
Coffee Drinking and Mortality in 10 European Countries
A Multinational Cohort Study
Gunter M. et al, (2017), Annals of Internal Medicine
Interaction between genes and macronutrient intake on the risk of developing type 2 diabetes: systematic review and findings from European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC)-InterAct.
Li SX. et al, (2017), Am J Clin Nutr, 106, 263 - 275