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Esophageal and Gastric Cancer

Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch

  • Barrett’s and Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Consortium (BEACON)

    An international consortium with epidemiologic studies of esophageal adenocarcinoma and Barrett's esophagus. Analyses so far have included reproductive factors, cigarette smoking, alcohol consumption, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, excess risk models, anthropometry, and genome-wide analyses for susceptibility loci.

  • Asian Barrett’s Consortium (ABC)

    An international consortium created to discuss Barrett's esophagus and its potential emergence in countries in the Eastern world