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Genetic Susceptibility to Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

DCEG investigators 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.

Learn about the NHL GWAS project
HPV Vaccine Effective Against Infection at Multiple Sites
Dr. Daniel Beachler, in collaboration with a multinational research group, found that HPV 16/18 vaccination protected women from infection with these HPV types at the cervical, anal, and oral regions.

Michael Alavanja Retires from NCI
Dr. Michael Alavanja retired after more than 30 years with NCI. An expert in environmental/occupational epidemiology, he worked to identify pesticide exposures that may be responsible for excess cancer risk among farmers.

Lindsay Morton Awarded Scientific Tenure
Dr. Lindsay Morton is now a Senior Investigator in the Radiation Epidemiology Branch. She investigates the causes of and risk factors for second primary malignancies and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

DCEG Mourns Biostatistician and Mentor Sholom Wacholder
Dr. Sholom Wacholder made tremendous contributions to the fields of cancer epidemiology and biostatistics as well as to his community of colleagues at NCI and to those whom he mentored.

Scientific Highlights: Recent Publications from July—October
Short summaries for a selection of newly published findings by DCEG investigators.

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I am NCI: 2015 Cancer Epidemiology Summer Interns
Learn how each intern makes unique contributions to our research program

The Complexity of Genetic Susceptibility to Cancer
Jeffrey M Trent Lecture by Stephen Chanock, M.D., DCEG Director

Spotlight on Population Research: Aimée Kreimer, Ph.D.

Cancer Epidemiology: From Pedigrees to Populations
Presentations from the Fraumeni Symposium

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