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New Insights into Genetic Susceptibility to Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Dr. Sonja Berndt and Dr. Nathaniel Rothman have initiated and led a large-scale genome-wide association study (GWAS) of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) and its major subtypes to shed light on this heterogeneous group of malignancies.

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View biographies of Dr. Berndt and Dr. Rothman

The Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics (DCEG) is a research program of the National Cancer Institute (NCI), one of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The Division is the world’s most comprehensive cancer epidemiology research group. Its renowned epidemiologists, geneticists, and biostatisticians conduct population and multidisciplinary research to discover the genetic and environmental determinants of cancer and new approaches to cancer prevention. The Division’s research impacts public health policy in the United States and around the world.


DCEG offers a range of fellowships and research training opportunities in our research Branches and with specific investigators.

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Chief, Biostatistics Branch

DCEG is recruiting an accomplished, senior scientist to serve as Chief of the Biostatistics Branch. Learn more about this opportunity.

Chief, Metabolic Epidemiology Branch

DCEG is recruiting an accomplished, senior scientist to serve as Chief of the Metabolic Epidemiology Branch. Learn more about this opportunity.

Tenure-Track/Tenure-Eligible Investigator in Clinical Genetics

DCEG's Clinical Genetics Branch is recruiting a tenure-track or tenure-eligible investigator to develop an independent research program in clinical cancer genetics. Learn more about this opportunity.

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