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Major Editorials, Commentaries, and Reviews by DCEG Scientists

March 2013 - Linkage Newsletter

Alavanja MC, Bonner MR. Occupational pesticide exposures and cancer risk: A review. J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 2012;15:238–263

Bhatia K, Shiels MS, Berg A, Engels EA. Sarcomas other than Kaposi sarcoma occurring in immunodeficiency: Interpretations from a systematic literature review. Curr Opin Oncol 2012; 24:537–546

Brinton LA. Breast cancer risk after use of fertility drugs: Stimulating new controversy. J Natl Cancer Inst 2012;104:962–964

Chanock S. Toward mapping the biology of the genome. Genome Res 2012;22:1612–1615

Aschard H, Lutz S, Maus B, Duell EJ, Fingerlin TE, Chatterjee N, Kraft P, Van Steen K. Challenges and opportunities in genome-wide environmental interaction (GWEI) studies. Hum Genet 2012;131:1591–1613

Chaturvedi AK. Epidemiology and clinical aspects of HPV in head and neck cancers. Head Neck Pathol 2012;6 Suppl 1:S16–S24

Chaturvedi AK, Moore SC, Hildesheim A. Invited commentary: Circulating inflammation markers and cancer risk─Implications for epidemiologic studies. Am J Epidemiol 2013;177:14–19

Roshandel G, Semnani S, Malekzadeh R, Dawsey SM. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and esophageal squamous cell carcinoma. Arch Iran Med 2012;15:713–722

Emmanuel B, Anderson WF. Non-Hodgkin lymphoma in early lifeJ Natl Cancer Inst 2012;104:888–889

Gail MH. Comment on 'principles of research' by Jerome Cornfield. Stat Med 2012;31:2771–2772

Goedert JJ, Bower M. Impact of highly effective antiretroviral therapy on the risk for Hodgkin lymphoma among people with human immunodeficiency virus infection. Curr Opin Oncol 2012; 24:531–536

Deppen SA, Aldrich MC, Hartge P, Berg CD, Colditz GA, Petitti DB, Hiatt RA. Cancer screening: The journey from epidemiology to policy. Ann Epidemiol 2012;22:439–445

Hildesheim A. Invited commentary: Epstein-Barr virus-based screening for the early detection of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: A new frontier. Am J Epidemiol 2013;177(3):251–253

Hoover RN. That recognised risk factors can explain past and present international differences in breast cancer incidence: Misconceptions 5. Br J Cancer 2012;107:408–410

Mahabir S, Aagaard K, Anderson LM, Herceg Z, Hiatt RA, Hoover RN, Linet MS, Medina D, Potischman N, Tretli S, Trichopoulos D, Troisi R. Challenges and opportunities in research on early-life events/exposures and cancer development later in life. Cancer Causes Control 2012;23:983–990

Yang G, Shu XO, Chow WH (recently retired), Zhang X, Li HL, Ji BT, Cai H, Wu S, Gao YT, Zheng W. Soy food intake and risk of lung cancer: Evidence from the Shanghai Women's Health Study and a meta-analysis. Am J Epidemiol 2012;176:846–855

Reid BC, Ghazarian AA, DeMarini DM, Sapkota A, Jack D, Lan Q, Winn DM, Birnbaum LS. Research opportunities for cancer associated with indoor air pollution from solid-fuel combustion. Environ Health Perspect 2012;120:1495–1498

Vlaanderen J, Lan Q, Kromhout H, Rothman N, Vermeulen R. Occupational benzene exposure and the risk of chronic myeloid leukemia: A meta-analysis of cohort studies incorporating study quality dimensions. Am J Ind Med 2012;55:779–785

Mocellin S, Verdi D, Pooley KA, Landi MT, Egan KM, Baird DM, Prescott J, De Vivo I, Nitti D. Telomerase reverse transcriptase locus polymorphisms and cancer risk: A field synopsis and meta-analysis. J Natl Cancer Inst 2012;104:840–854

Mai PL, Malkin D, Garber JE, Schiffman JD, Weitzel JN, Strong LC, Wyss O, Locke L, Means V, Achatz MI, Hainaut P, Frebourg T, Evans DG, Bleiker E, Patenaude A, Schneider K, Wilfond B, Peters JA, Hwang PM, Ford J, Tabori U, Ognjanovic S, Dennis PA, Wentzensen IM, Greene MH, Fraumeni JF Jr, Savage SA. Li-Fraumeni syndrome: Report of a clinical research workshop and creation of a research consortium. Cancer Genet 2012;205:479–487

London WT, McGlynn KA. Can propranalol prevent hepatocellular carcinoma? Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 2012;5:989–991

McGlynn KA, Trabert B. Adolescent and adult risk factors for testicular cancerNat Rev Urol 2012;9:339–349

Morton LM. Smoking and lymphoma: A small part of a complex story. Leuk Lymphoma 2012; 53:1853-1854

Murphy MA, Trabert B, Yang HP, Park Y, Brinton LA, Hartge P, Sherman ME, Hollenbeck A, Wentzensen N. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and ovarian cancer risk: Findings from the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study and systematic review. Cancer Causes Control 2012;23:1839–1852

Sahasrabuddhe VV, Sherman ME. Human papillomavirus vaccines for cervical cancer prevention: Translating possibility into reality. J Natl Cancer Inst 2012;104:1698–1701

Sherman ME, Guido R, Wentzensen N, Yang HP, Mai PL, Greene MH. New views on the pathogenesis of high-grade pelvic serous carcinoma with suggestions for advancing future research. Gynecol Oncol 2012;127:645–650

Gaudet MM, Sherman ME, Thun MJ. Learning from disease heterogeneity. Lancet Oncol 2012; 13:862–863

Faupel-Badger JM, Arcaro KF, Balkam JJ, Eliassen AH, Hassiotou F, Lebrilla CB, Michels KB, Palmer JR, Schedin P, Stuebe AM, Watson CJ, Sherman ME. Postpartum remodeling, lactation, and breast cancer risk: Summary of a National Cancer Institute-sponsored workshop. J Natl Cancer Inst 2013;105:166–174

Ogino S, King EE, Beck AH, Sherman ME, Milner DA, Giovannucci E. Interdisciplinary education to integrate pathology and epidemiology: Towards molecular and population-level health science. Am J Epidemiol 2012;176:659–667

Wacholder S. Clinical utility in evaluation of risk models. Am J Epidemiol 2012;176:495–496

Wentzensen N. Triage of HPV-positive women in cervical cancer screening. Lancet Oncol 2013;14:107–109

Clarke MA, Wentzensen N, Mirabello L, Ghosh A, Wacholder S, Harari A, Lorincz A, Schiffman M, Burk RD. Human papillomavirus DNA methylation as a potential biomarker for cervical cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2012;21:2125–2137

Roelens J, Reuschenbach M, von Knebel Doeberitz M, Wentzensen N, Bergeron C, Arbyn M. p16INK4a immunocytochemistry versus human papillomavirus testing for triage of women with minor cytologic abnormalities: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Cancer Cytopathol 2012;120:294–307

Saslow D, Solomon D, Lawson HW, Killackey M, Kulasingam SL, Cain JM, Garcia FA, Moriarty AT, Waxman AG, Wilbur DC, Wentzensen N, Downs LS Jr, Spitzer M, Moscicki AB, Franco EL, Stoler MH, Schiffman M, Castle PE, Myers ER, Chelmow D, Herzig A, Kim JJ, Kinney W, Herschel WL, Waldman J. American Cancer Society, American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology, and American Society for Clinical Pathology screening guidelines for the prevention and early detection of cervical cancer. J Low Genit Tract Dis 2012; 16:175–204

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