Publications

  • Kevin Litchfield, Richard S Houlston, Clare Turnbull, et al.,
    Identification of 19 new risk loci reveals gene regulatory mechanisms determining susceptibility to testicular germ cell tumour,
    Nat Genet., Jun 2017, Vol , pg 1133-1140 [PMID:28604728].
  • John Perry, Ken Ong,
    Genomic analyses identify hundreds of variants associated with age at menarche and support a role for puberty timing in cancer risk,
    Nat Genet., Apr 2017, Vol , pg [PMID:28436984].
  • Jianxin Shi, Nilanjan Chatterjee, et al.,
    Winner’s Curse Correction and Variable Thresholding Improve Performance of Polygenic Risk Modeling Based on Genome-Wide Association Study Summary-Level Data,
    PloS Genetics, Dec 2016, Vol , pg [PMID:28036406].
  • Hui-Yi Lin, Jong Y. Park et al.,
    SNP Interaction Pattern Identifier (SIPI): An Approach to the Intensive Search for SNP-SNP Interaction Patterns,
    Bioinformatics, Dec 2016, Vol , pg [PMID:28039167].
  • Amy E. Taylor, Richard M. Martin, Janet L Stanford, Irene Shui, et al.,
    Investigating the possible causal role of coffee consumption with prostate cancer risk and progression using Mendelian randomization analysis,
    IJC, Oct 2016, Vol , pg 322-328 [PMID:27741566].
  • Antje Rinckleb, Manuel Luedeke, Liesel FitzGerald, Christiane Maier, et al.,
    Prostate cancer risk regions in 8q24 and 17q24 are differentially associated with somatic TMPRSS2-ERG fusion status,
    Hum Mol Genet, Oct 2016, Vol , pg [PMID:27798103].
  • Clair Brunner, Neil M Davies, Richard M Martin,
    Alcohol Consumption and Prostate Cancer Incidence and Progression: a Mendelian Randomization Study,
    IJC, Oct 2016, Vol , pg 75-85 [PMID:27643404].
  • Chris Amos, et al.,
    The OncoArray Consortium: a Network for Understanding the Genetic Architecture of Common Cancers,
    CEBP, Oct 2016, Vol , pg 126-135 [PMID:27697780].
  • Melissa Southey et al.,
    PALB2, CHEK2 and ATM rare variants and cancer risk: data from COGS,
    JMG, Sep 2016, Vol , pg 800-811 [PMID:27595995].
  • Fehringer G, Kraft P, Pharoah PD, Eeles RA et al.,
    Cross-Cancer Genome-Wide Analysis of Lung, Ovary, Breast, Prostate, and Colorectal Cancer Reveals Novel Pleiotropic Associations.,
    Cancer Res, Sep 2016, Vol , pg 5103-14 [PMID:27197191].
  • Nikhil K. Khankari, Wei Zheng, et al.,
    Polyunsaturated fatty acids and prostate cancer risk: a Mendelian randomisation analysis from the PRACTICAL consortium.,
    British Journal of Cancer, Aug 2016, Vol , pg 624-31 [PMID:27490808].
  • Craig C. Teerlink, Lisa Cannon-Albright et al.,
    Genome-wide association of familial prostate cancer cases identifies evidence for a rare segregating haplotype at 8q24.21,
    Hum Genet., Aug 2016, Vol , pg 923-38 [PMID:27262462].
  • Siddhartha Kar,
    Genome-wide Meta-analyses of Breast, Ovarian and Prostate Cancer Association Studies Identify Multiple New Susceptibility Loci Shared by At Least Two Cancer Types,
    Cancer Discov., Jul 2016, Vol , pg 1052-67 [PMID:27432226].
  • Carolina Bonilla, Mari-Anne Rowlands, Sarah J Lewis. et.al.,
    The causal role of insulin-like growth factors IGF-I and IGF-II, and binding proteins IGFBP-2 and IGFBP-3, in prostate cancer: a Mendelian randomization study,
    IJC, May 2016, Vol , pg 1520-33 [PMID:27225428].
  • Ed Saunders, Zsofia Kote-Jarai et al.,
    Gene and Pathway Level Analyses of the Effect of Germline DNA Repair Gene Variants and Prostate Cancer Susceptibility using the iCOGS Genotyping Array,
    British Journal of Cancer, Apr 2016, Vol , pg 945-52 [PMID:26964030].
  • Bogdan Pasaniuc, Chris Haiman,
    Atlas of prostate cancer heritability in European and African-American men pinpoints tissue-specific regulation.,
    Nat Commun., Apr 2016, Vol , pg 10979 [PMID:27052111].
  • Carolina Bonilla, Sarah J Lewis, Richard M Martin et. Al.,
    Pubertal development and prostate cancer risk: Mendelian randomization study in a population-based cohort,
    BMC Medicine, Apr 2016, Vol , pg 66 [PMID:27044414].
  • Caroline J Bull,
    Blood lipids and prostate cancer: a Mendelian randomization study,
    Cancer Medicine, Mar 2016, Vol , pg 1125-36 [PMID:26992435].
  • Yong-Jie Lu et al.,
    Identification of 8q24 as the main genetic risk region of prostate cancer in Chinese men,
    Oncotarget Journal, Feb 2016, Vol , pg 21393-403 [PMID:26881390].
  • Johanna Schleutker, Teemu Murtola,
    Polymorphisms of Genes Involved in Glucose and Energy Metabolic Pathways and Prostate Cancer: Interplay with Metformin,
    Eur Urol, Dec 2015, Vol , pg 1089-97 [PMID:25819720].
  • Adam Kibel,
    Calcium intake, polymorphisms of the calcium-sensing receptor, and recurrent/aggressive prostate cancer,
    Cancer Causes and Control, Dec 2015, Vol , pg 1751-9 [PMID:26407952].
  • Christopher Haiman, David Reichn, Bogdan Pasaniuc,
    The contribution of rare variation to prostate cancer heritability,
    Nat Genet., Nov 2015, Vol , pg 30-5 [PMID:26569126].
  • Deborah Thompson et al.,
    Large-scale genomic analyses link reproductive ageing to hypothalamic signaling, breast cancer susceptibility and BRCA1-mediated DNA double strand break repair,
    Nat Genet., Sep 2015, Vol , pg 1294-303 [PMID:26414677].
  • Neil Davies, Richard Martin et al.,
    The effects of height and BMI on prostate cancer incidence and mortality: a Mendelian randomization study in 20,848 cases and 20,214 controls from the PRACTICAL consortium,
    Cancer Causes and Control, Sep 2015, Vol , pg 1603-16 [PMID:26387087].
  • Robert Szulkin, Fredrik Wiklund,
    Genome-wide association study of prostate cancer-specific survival,
    CEBP, Aug 2015, Vol , pg 1796-800 [PMID:26307654].
  • Robert Szulkin, Fredrik Wiklund,
    Prediction of individual genetic risk to prostate cancer using a polygenic score,
    Prostate, Jul 2015, Vol , pg 1467-1474 [PMID:26177737].
  • A Amin Al Olama, T Dadaev, D Hazelett et al.,
    Fine mapping of common prostate cancer GWAS regions identifies multiple novel association signals,
    Hum Mol Genet, May 2015, Vol , pg 5589-602 [PMID:26025378].
  • Verena Zuber et al.,
    MicroRNAs Enrichment in GWAS of Complex Human Phenotypes,
    BMC Genomics, Apr 2015, Vol , pg 304 [PMID:25884492].
  • Amin Al Olama et al.,
    Risk Analysis of Prostate Cancer in PRACTICAL, a Multinational Consortium, Using 25 Known Prostate Cancer Susceptibility Loci,
    CEBP, Apr 2015, Vol , pg 1121-9 [PMID:25837820].
  • Jong Park and Jyotsna Batra,
    A Large-Scale Analysis of Genetic Variants within Putative miRNA Binding Sites in Prostate Cancer,
    Cancer Discov., Feb 2015, Vol , pg 368-79 [PMID:25691096].
  • Nora Pashayan et al.,
    Implications of polygenic risk-stratified screening for prostate cancer on overdiagnosis,
    Genetics in Medicine, Jan 2015, Vol , pg 789-95 [PMID:25569441].
  • Virpi H. Laitinen, et al. (Johanna Schleutker),
    Fine-mapping the 2q37 and 17q11.2-q22 loci for novel genes
    and sequence variants associated with a genetic predisposition
    to prostate cancer,

    IJC, Nov 2014, Vol , pg 2316-27 [PMID:25335771].
  • Orestis Panagiotou, Konstantinos Tsilidis et al.,
    A genome-wide “pleiotropy scan” for prostate cancer risk,
    European Urology, Sep 2014, Vol , pg 649-57 [PMID:25277271].
  • A. Amin, Al Olama, Z. Kote-Jarai, Sonja I Berndt et al.,
    A meta-analysis of 87,040 individuals identifies 23 new susceptibility loci for prostate cancer,
    Nat Genet., Sep 2014, Vol , pg 1103-9 [PMID:25217961].
  • Ying Han, Lisa B. Signorello, Sara S. Strom et al.,
    Generalizability of established prostate cancer risk variants in men of African-ancestry,
    IJC, Jul 2014, Vol , pg 1210-7 [PMID:25044450].
  • Ole Andreassen, Verena Zuber et al.,
    Shared common variants in prostate cancer and blood lipids,
    IJE, Apr 2014, Vol , pg 1205-14 [PMID:24786909].
  • Ed Saunders et al.,
    Fine-mapping the HOXB region detects common variants tagging a rare coding allele: evidence for synthetic association in prostate cancer,
    PLoS Genet., Feb 2014, Vol , pg [PMID:24550738].
  • DJ Hazelett, SK Rhie, M Gaddis, RA Eeles et al.,
    Comprehensive functional annotation of 77 prostate cancer risk loci.,
    PLoS Genet, Jan 2014, Vol , pg [PMID:24497837].
  • Karen A Pooley, Stig E. Bojesen et al.,
    A genome-wide association scan (GWAS) for mean telomere length within the COGS project: identified loci show little association with hormone-related cancer risk,
    Hum Mol Genet, Jul 2013, Vol , pg 5056-64 [PMID:23900074].
  • Oriana Yu, Brent Richards, William Foulkes et al.,
    An assessment of the shared allelic architecture between type 2 diabetes and prostate cancer,
    CEBP, May 2013, Vol , pg 1473-5 [PMID:23704474].
  • Elise Ruark, Sheila Seal, Heather McDonald, et al.,
    Identification of nine new susceptibility loci for testicular cancer, including variants near DAZL and PRDM14,
    Nat Genet., May 2013, Vol , pg 686-689 [PMID:23666240].
  • Eeles RA, Amin Al Olama A, Benlloch S, et al.,
    Identification of 23 new prostate cancer susceptibility loci using the iCOGS custom genotyping array,
    Nat Genet., Apr 2013, Vol , pg 385-91 [PMID:23535732].
  • Kote-Jarai Z, Amin Al Olama A et al.,
    Fine-mapping identifies multiple prostate cancer risk loci at 5p15, one of which associates with TERT expression,
    Hum Mol Genet, Mar 2013, Vol , pg 2520-8 [PMID:23535824].
  • Hui Shen, Brooke L. Fridley, Honglin Song et al.,
    Epigenetic Analysis Leads to Identification of HNF1B as a Subtype-Specific Susceptibility Gene for Ovarian Cancer,
    Nat Commun., Mar 2013, Vol , pg 1628 [PMID:23535649].
  • Amin Al Olama A, Kote-Jarai Z, Schumacher FR, Wiklund F, Berndt SI, Benlloch S, Giles GG, Severi G, Neal DE, Hamdy FC et al.,
    A meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies to identify prostate cancer susceptibility loci associated with aggressive and non-aggressive disease,
    Hum Mol Genet, Oct 2012, Vol , pg 408-15 [PMID:23065704].
  • Z. Kote-Jarai, A. Amin Ala Olama, et al.,
    Seven prostate cancer susceptibility loci identified by a multi-stage genome-wide association study,
    Nat Genet., Jul 2011, Vol , pg 785-791 [PMID:21743467].
  • Eeles RA et al.,
    Identification of seven novel prostate cancer susceptibility loci through a genome-wide association study,
    Nat Genet., Sep 2009, Vol , pg 1116-21 [PMID:19767753].
  • Kote-Jarai et al.,
    Multiple novel prostate cancer predisposition loci confirmed by an international study: the PRACTICAL Consortium,
    CEBP, Aug 2008, Vol , pg 2052-61 [PMID:18708398].