Martyn Plummer

Summary

Affiliation: International Agency for Research on Cancer
Country: France

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Time since first sexual intercourse and the risk of cervical cancer
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 130:2638-44. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori and stomach cancer: a case-control study in Venezuela
    M Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:961-5. 2000
  3. doi request reprint Penalized loss functions for Bayesian model comparison
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Biostatistics 9:523-39. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori cytotoxin-associated genotype and gastric precancerous lesions
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1328-34. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint A 2-year prospective study of human papillomavirus persistence among women with a cytological diagnosis of atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance or low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    J Infect Dis 195:1582-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Chemoprevention of precancerous gastric lesions with antioxidant vitamin supplementation: a randomized trial in a high-risk population
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:137-46. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Improved estimates of floating absolute risk
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Stat Med 23:93-104. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking and cervical cancer: pooled analysis of the IARC multi-centric case--control study
    Martyn Plummer
    Unit of Field and Intervention Studies, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, F 69372 Lyon, France
    Cancer Causes Control 14:805-14. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Strategies for HPV prevention
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, F 69372 Lyon, France
    Virus Res 89:285-93. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of polymerase chain reaction and histopathology for the detection of Helicobacter pylori in gastric biopsies
    Catherine de Martel
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 69372 Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 126:1992-6. 2010

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. doi request reprint Time since first sexual intercourse and the risk of cervical cancer
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 130:2638-44. 2012
    ..Taken together, these observations suggest that HPV vaccination may prevent the majority of cervical cancers by delaying HPV infection without necessarily providing lifetime protection against HPV...
  2. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori and stomach cancer: a case-control study in Venezuela
    M Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:961-5. 2000
    ..These results are consistent with other case-control studies in high-risk populations and highlight the difficulties of investigating H. pylori infection in retrospective studies...
  3. doi request reprint Penalized loss functions for Bayesian model comparison
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Biostatistics 9:523-39. 2008
    ..Another deviance-based loss function, derived from the same decision-theoretic framework, is applied to mixture models, which have previously been considered an unsuitable application for DIC...
  4. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori cytotoxin-associated genotype and gastric precancerous lesions
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1328-34. 2007
    ..pylori genes to the severity and progression of precancerous lesions is not well defined...
  5. ncbi request reprint A 2-year prospective study of human papillomavirus persistence among women with a cytological diagnosis of atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance or low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    J Infect Dis 195:1582-9. 2007
    ..Most infections and associated lesions clear spontaneously. It is important to define the determinants and timing of clearance, so that viral persistence can be recognized and managed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Chemoprevention of precancerous gastric lesions with antioxidant vitamin supplementation: a randomized trial in a high-risk population
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:137-46. 2007
    ..Epidemiologic evidence suggests that a diet rich in fresh fruit and vegetables could be a protective factor against this disease. This effect may be mediated through antioxidant vitamins...
  7. ncbi request reprint Improved estimates of floating absolute risk
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Stat Med 23:93-104. 2004
    ..The estimates may be calculated iteratively with a simple algorithm. A benchmark for validating the floated variance estimates is also proposed and an interpretation of floating confidence intervals is given...
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking and cervical cancer: pooled analysis of the IARC multi-centric case--control study
    Martyn Plummer
    Unit of Field and Intervention Studies, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, F 69372 Lyon, France
    Cancer Causes Control 14:805-14. 2003
    ..This analysis is part of a series of analyses of cofactors of HPV in the aetiology of cervical cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Strategies for HPV prevention
    Martyn Plummer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, F 69372 Lyon, France
    Virus Res 89:285-93. 2002
    ..Finally, projections of the number of cases of cervical cancer following the introduction of mass vaccination are given for developed and developing countries...
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of polymerase chain reaction and histopathology for the detection of Helicobacter pylori in gastric biopsies
    Catherine de Martel
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 69372 Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 126:1992-6. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Global burden of human papillomavirus and related diseases
    David Forman
    Section of Cancer Information, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Vaccine 30:F12-23. 2012
    ..1 to 0.2% with a peak occurring at teenage and young adult ages. This article forms part of a special supplement entitled "Comprehensive Control of HPV Infections and Related Diseases" Vaccine Volume 30, Supplement 5, 2012...
  12. doi request reprint Predictors of human papillomavirus persistence among women with equivocal or mildly abnormal cytology
    Delphine Maucort-Boulch
    Hospices Civils de Lyon, Service de Biostatistique, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 126:684-91. 2010
    ..Other risk factors such as oral contraceptive use and multiparity that have been associated with cervical cancer or cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 3 were not associated with short-term HPV persistence...
  13. doi request reprint Concurrent infection with multiple human papillomavirus types: pooled analysis of the IARC HPV Prevalence Surveys
    Salvatore Vaccarella
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:503-10. 2010
    ..The different results by genotyping method suggest that the apparent clustering of HPV infections was an artifact of the measurement process. Further investigation is required to evaluate other widely used HPV detection methods...
  14. doi request reprint Gastric cancer: epidemiology and risk factors
    Catherine de Martel
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 42:219-40. 2013
    ..When the data and the literature allow, we distinguish between cardia and noncardia sub-sites, as it is now clear that these two anatomic locations present distinct and sometimes opposite epidemiological characteristics...
  15. pmc Clustering of multiple human papillomavirus infections in women from a population-based study in Guanacaste, Costa Rica
    Salvatore Vaccarella
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    J Infect Dis 204:385-90. 2011
    ..To evaluate clustering patterns of prevalent infection with multiple human papillomavirus (HPV) types in 8365 nonhysterectomized women from the Guanacaste Study of HPV Natural History...
  16. pmc Clustering of human papillomavirus (HPV) types in the male genital tract: the HPV in men (HIM) study
    Salvatore Vaccarella
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    J Infect Dis 204:1500-4. 2011
    ..To evaluate clustering patterns of prevalent infection with multiple human papillomavirus (HPV) types in 3677 men from the HPV in Men (HIM) study...
  17. pmc Patterns of human papillomavirus types in multiple infections: an analysis in women and men of the high throughput human papillomavirus monitoring study
    Salvatore Vaccarella
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    PLoS ONE 8:e71617. 2013
    ..To evaluate the pattern of co-infection of human papillomavirus (HPV) types in both sexes in Sweden...
  18. doi request reprint Global burden of cancers attributable to infections in 2008: a review and synthetic analysis
    Catherine de Martel
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Lancet Oncol 13:607-15. 2012
    ..Infections with certain viruses, bacteria, and parasites have been identified as strong risk factors for specific cancers. An update of their respective contribution to the global burden of cancer is warranted...
  19. pmc Prevalence and determinants of human papillomavirus genital infection in men
    S Franceschi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, F 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Br J Cancer 86:705-11. 2002
    ..Having had over 50 lifetime sexual partners, compared with only one, was associated with an odds ratio of 2.3...
  20. doi request reprint Worldwide trends in cervical cancer incidence: impact of screening against changes in disease risk factors
    Salvatore Vaccarella
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France Electronic address
    Eur J Cancer 49:3262-73. 2013
    ..Screening primarily influences variations by period of diagnosis, whereas changes in risk factors chiefly manifest themselves as variations in risk across successive birth cohorts of women...
  21. ncbi request reprint Use of whole genome amplification to rescue DNA from plasma samples
    Yanhui Lu
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Biotechniques 39:511-5. 2005
    ..There were only 3 disagreements out of 364 paired genotyping results for pre- and post-WGA DNAs, indicating an error rate of 0.82%. These results are encouraging for expanding the use of poor DNA resources in genotyping studies...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer and use of hormonal contraceptives: a systematic review
    Jennifer S Smith
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Lancet 361:1159-67. 2003
    ..Human papillomavirus (HPV) is believed to be the most important cause of cervical cancer. Recent studies suggest that long duration use of oral contraceptives increases the risk of cervical cancer in HPV positive women...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prospects for primary prevention of cervical cancer in developing countries
    Silvia Franceschi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Salud Publica Mex 45:S430-6. 2003
    ..The design of such studies is briefly considered for two areas: Southern India and South Korea. This paper is available at: http://www.insp.mx/salud/index.html...
  24. ncbi request reprint Uses and limitations of statistical accounting for random error correlations, in the validation of dietary questionnaire assessments
    Rudolf Kaaks
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Public Health Nutr 5:969-76. 2002
    ..To examine statistical models that account for correlation between random errors of different dietary assessment methods, in dietary validation studies...
  25. pmc Human papillomavirus types in invasive cervical cancer worldwide: a meta-analysis
    G M Clifford
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150, cours Albert Thomas, 69008 Lyon, France
    Br J Cancer 88:63-73. 2003
    ..A majority of ICC was associated with HPV16 or 18 in all regions, but approximately a quarter of all ICC cases were associated with one of 16 other HPV types, their distribution varying by region...
  26. pmc Papillomavirus infection in rural women in southern India
    S Franceschi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Br J Cancer 92:601-6. 2005
    ..7), nulligravidity (OR=2.3), and condom use (OR=2.6). It is unclear how much low clearance of, or frequent reinfection with HPV accounted for the study prevalence of infection in different age groups...
  27. pmc Differences in the risk of cervical cancer and human papillomavirus infection by education level
    S Franceschi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Br J Cancer 101:865-70. 2009
    ..Cervical cancer risk is associated with low education even in an unscreened population, but it is not clear whether human papillomavirus (HPV) infection follows the same pattern...
  28. doi request reprint Smoking and human papillomavirus infection: pooled analysis of the International Agency for Research on Cancer HPV Prevalence Surveys
    Salvatore Vaccarella
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Epidemiol 37:536-46. 2008
    ..Smoking increases the risk of squamous-cell carcinoma of the cervix, but it is not clear whether smoking increases the risk of acquisition or persistence of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection...
  29. ncbi request reprint A case-control study of gastric cancer in Venezuela
    N Munoz
    Unit of Field and Intervention Studies, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 93:417-23. 2001
    ..There was some evidence of familial aggregation of gastric cancer. These findings will have important implications in planning preventive strategies for gastric cancer in Venezuela...
  30. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori eradication attenuates oxidative stress in human gastric mucosa
    B Pignatelli
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:1758-66. 2001
    ..Oxidative stress is reduced by bacterial eradication in the first stages of mild gastritis. Moderate-severe gastritis may be a step that is reversible for iNOS, but partly irreversible for NTYR and 8-hydroxy-2'-deoxyguanosine...
  31. doi request reprint International correlation between human papillomavirus prevalence and cervical cancer incidence
    Delphine Maucort-Boulch
    Hospices Civils de Lyon, Service de Biostatistique, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:717-20. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, our data raise a concern about the cervical cancer burden in areas where reliable cervical cancer statistics do not exist but where the prevalence of high-risk HPV in women over age 45 is high...
  32. ncbi request reprint Commentary: An OPEN assessment of dietary measurement errors
    Martyn Plummer
    Int J Epidemiol 32:1062-3. 2003
  33. ncbi request reprint Environmental factors in Helicobacter pylori-related gastric precancerous lesions in Venezuela
    Ikuko Kato
    Karmanos Cancer Institute Department of Pathology, Wayne State University, Detroit MI, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:468-76. 2004
    ..However, there were no inverse associations with plasma antioxidant vitamins. These findings offer important public health implications in preventing progression of HP-associated gastric precancerous lesions in high-risk populations...
  34. ncbi request reprint Host-bacterial interaction in the development of gastric precancerous lesions in a high risk population for gastric cancer in Venezuela
    Ikuko Kato
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:1666-71. 2006
    ..The present study provides important evidence suggesting host-bacterial interactions in the development of gastric precancerous lesions...
  35. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms in anti-inflammatory cytokine signaling and the prevalence of gastric precancerous lesions in Venezuela
    Ikuko Kato
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, 110 East Warren Avenue, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:1183-91. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the effects of genetic polymorphisms in anti-inflammatory mediators, i.e., IL10, IL4 and IL4R on the prevalence of gastric precancerous lesions and their interactions with other environmental factors...
  36. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in genes related to bacterial lipopolysaccharide/peptidoglycan signaling and gastric precancerous lesions in a population at high risk for gastric cancer
    Ikuko Kato
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, 110 East Warren Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 52:254-61. 2007
    ..These results suggest that genetic polymorphisms in HP LPS signaling may be implicated in the development of intermediate stages of gastric premalignant lesions...
  37. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer and hormonal contraceptives: collaborative reanalysis of individual data for 16,573 women with cervical cancer and 35,509 women without cervical cancer from 24 epidemiological studies
    Paul Appleby
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 370:1609-21. 2007
    ..Information from 24 studies worldwide is pooled here to investigate the association between cervical carcinoma and pattern of oral contraceptive use...
  38. doi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms in mediators of inflammation and gastric precancerous lesions
    Federico Canzian
    German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Cancer Prev 17:178-83. 2008
    ..60, 95% CI=1.01-2.54, and OR=0.66, 95% CI=0.43-0.99). We conclude that genetic variability in the genes we studied does not play a major role in the early stages of gastric carcinogenesis...
  39. ncbi request reprint Determinants of clearance of human papillomavirus infections in Colombian women with normal cytology: a population-based, 5-year follow-up study
    Monica Molano
    Department of Pathology, Vrije Universiteit Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Epidemiol 158:486-94. 2003
    ..Observed was slower clearance in parous women (RR = 0.64, 95% CI: 0.47, 0.89) and faster clearance in ever users of oral contraceptives (RR = 1.38, 95% CI: 1.07, 1.77)...