Elio Riboli

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Affiliation: International Agency for Research on Cancer
Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi Epidemiologic evidence of the protective effect of fruit and vegetables on cancer risk
    Elio Riboli
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon Cedex, France
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:559S-569S. 2003
  2. ncbi Cancer prevention and diet: opportunities in Europe
    E Riboli
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Public Health Nutr 4:475-84. 2001
  3. ncbi Dietary carbohydrates, glycemic index, glycemic load, and endometrial cancer risk within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Epidemiol 166:912-23. 2007
  4. doi Plasma phospholipid fatty acid profiles and their association with food intakes: results from a cross-sectional study within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Mitra Saadatian-Elahi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:331-46. 2009
  5. doi Dietary glycemic index and glycemic load and breast cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Isabelle Romieu
    Nutrition and Metabolism Section, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:345-55. 2012
  6. ncbi Serum C-peptide levels and breast cancer risk: results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Martijn Verheus
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 119:659-67. 2006
  7. ncbi Serum levels of C-peptide, IGFBP-1 and IGFBP-2 and endometrial cancer risk; results from the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 120:2656-64. 2007
  8. ncbi Circulating levels of sex steroid hormones and risk of endometrial cancer in postmenopausal women
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 108:425-32. 2004
  9. ncbi IGF-I, IGFBP-3 and breast cancer in young women: a pooled re-analysis of three prospective studies
    Sabina Rinaldi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, Cedex 08, France
    Eur J Cancer Prev 14:493-6. 2005
  10. doi The evaluation of the diet/disease relation in the EPIC study: considerations for the calibration and the disease models
    Pietro Ferrari
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Int J Epidemiol 37:368-78. 2008

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  1. ncbi Epidemiologic evidence of the protective effect of fruit and vegetables on cancer risk
    Elio Riboli
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon Cedex, France
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:559S-569S. 2003
    ..The evidence supporting this recommendation is based on observational studies, although results of several prospective studies have cast some doubts on whether fruit and vegetables are associated with cancer risk reduction...
  2. ncbi Cancer prevention and diet: opportunities in Europe
    E Riboli
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Public Health Nutr 4:475-84. 2001
    ....
  3. ncbi Dietary carbohydrates, glycemic index, glycemic load, and endometrial cancer risk within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Epidemiol 166:912-23. 2007
    ....
  4. doi Plasma phospholipid fatty acid profiles and their association with food intakes: results from a cross-sectional study within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Mitra Saadatian-Elahi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:331-46. 2009
    ..Plasma phospholipid fatty acids have been correlated with food intakes in populations with homogeneous dietary patterns. However, few data are available on populations with heterogeneous dietary patterns...
  5. doi Dietary glycemic index and glycemic load and breast cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Isabelle Romieu
    Nutrition and Metabolism Section, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:345-55. 2012
    ..It is unclear whether this effect differs by BC phenotype...
  6. ncbi Serum C-peptide levels and breast cancer risk: results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Martijn Verheus
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 119:659-67. 2006
    ..Nevertheless, among older, postmenopausal women, hyperinsulinemia might contribute to increasing breast cancer risk...
  7. ncbi Serum levels of C-peptide, IGFBP-1 and IGFBP-2 and endometrial cancer risk; results from the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 120:2656-64. 2007
    ..bottom quartile = 1.28 [95% CI 0.67-2.45], p(trend) = 0.42. Our results provide modest support to the hypothesis that hyperinsulinaemia is a risk factor for endometrial cancer...
  8. ncbi Circulating levels of sex steroid hormones and risk of endometrial cancer in postmenopausal women
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 108:425-32. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi IGF-I, IGFBP-3 and breast cancer in young women: a pooled re-analysis of three prospective studies
    Sabina Rinaldi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, Cedex 08, France
    Eur J Cancer Prev 14:493-6. 2005
    ..98 [0.54-1.75], 1.06 [0.59-1.91], 1.04 [0.58-1.87] and 1.77 [0.97-3.24] for quintiles of IGFBP-3). Our results give only moderate support for an association of blood IGF-I with breast cancer risk in young women...
  10. doi The evaluation of the diet/disease relation in the EPIC study: considerations for the calibration and the disease models
    Pietro Ferrari
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Int J Epidemiol 37:368-78. 2008
    ..This requires considerable work to standardize dietary measurements at the food and the nutrient levels...
  11. doi Glycosylated hemoglobin and risk of colorectal cancer in men and women, the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Sabina Rinaldi
    IARC, 150, cours Albert Thomas, Lyon, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:3108-15. 2008
    ..The results of the current study suggest a mild implication of hyperglycemia in colorectal cancer, which seems more important in women than in men, and more for cancer of the rectum than of the colon...
  12. ncbi Prediagnostic levels of C-peptide, IGF-I, IGFBP -1, -2 and -3 and risk of endometrial cancer
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 108:262-8. 2004
    ..Decrease in the prevalence of chronic hyperinsulinemia, through changes in lifestyle or medication, is expected to prevent endometrial cancer...
  13. pmc Prediagnostic 25-hydroxyvitamin D, VDR and CASR polymorphisms, and survival in patients with colorectal cancer in western European ppulations
    Veronika Fedirko
    Nutritional Epidemiology Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:582-93. 2012
    ..Individuals with higher blood 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] levels have a lower risk of developing colorectal cancer (CRC), but the influence of 25(OH)D on mortality after CRC diagnosis is unknown...
  14. doi Ecological-level associations between highly processed food intakes and plasma phospholipid elaidic acid concentrations: results from a cross-sectional study within the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC)
    Veronique Chajes
    The International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Nutr Cancer 63:1235-50. 2011
    ..08, P = 0.006) and in women (r = 0.09, P = 0.0001). The use of an averaged 24-HDR measure of highly processed food intakes is adequate for predicting mean levels of plasma elaidic acid among European populations...
  15. pmc Association between pre-diagnostic circulating vitamin D concentration and risk of colorectal cancer in European populations:a nested case-control study
    Mazda Jenab
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    BMJ 340:b5500. 2010
    ..To examine the association between pre-diagnostic circulating vitamin D concentration, dietary intake of vitamin D and calcium, and the risk of colorectal cancer in European populations...
  16. ncbi Risk of endometrial cancer in relationship to cigarette smoking: results from the EPIC study
    Mustafa Al-Zoughool
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 121:2741-7. 2007
    ..The reduction of endometrial cancer risk observed among postmenopausal women does not have direct public health relevance since cigarette smoking is the main known risk factor for cancer...
  17. ncbi Circulating levels of sex steroid hormones and risk of ovarian cancer
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Hormones and Cancer Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 104:636-42. 2003
    ....
  18. ncbi Serum C-peptide, IGFBP-1 and IGFBP-2 and risk of colon and rectal cancers in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Mazda Jenab
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 121:368-76. 2007
    ..No clear colorectal cancer risk associations were observed for IGFBP-1 or -2. This large prospective study confirms that hyperinsulinemia, as determined by C-peptide levels, is associated with an increased colorectal cancer risk...
  19. doi Dietary fiber intake and risk of hormonal receptor-defined breast cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study
    Pietro Ferrari
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:344-53. 2013
    ..Limited scientific evidence has characterized the association between dietary fiber intake and risk of breast cancer (BC) by menopausal status and hormone receptor expression in tumors...
  20. ncbi Within- and between-cohort variation in measured macronutrient intakes, taking account of measurement errors, in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study
    Pietro Ferrari
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Epidemiol 160:814-22. 2004
    ..After calibration, the two components had a similar weight. This observation has important implications for the analysis of multicenter studies because the between-cohort component provides a large part of the overall heterogeneity...
  21. doi Serum levels of IGF-I, IGFBP-3 and colorectal cancer risk: results from the EPIC cohort, plus a meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Sabina Rinaldi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 126:1702-15. 2010
    ..07 [1.01-1.14] for 1 standard deviation increase in IGF-I). Overall, data from our present study and previous prospective studies combined indicate a relatively modest association of colorectal cancer risk with serum IGF-I...
  22. ncbi Risk of ovarian cancer in relation to prediagnostic levels of C-peptide, insulin-like growth factor binding proteins-1 and -2 (USA, Sweden, Italy)
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Cancer Causes Control 14:285-92. 2003
    ....
  23. ncbi Circulating levels of insulin-like growth factor-I and risk of ovarian cancer
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Hormones and Cancer Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 101:549-54. 2002
    ..We found a strong direct relationship between circulating IGF-I levels and risk of developing ovarian cancer before age 55. Additional, larger studies of this association are needed to provide more precise estimates of effect...
  24. ncbi Endogenous androgens and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer: results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Sabina Rinaldi
    IARC, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:23-9. 2007
    ..The heterogeneity of results on the associations of fT with ovarian cancer risk in postmenopausal women deserves further investigation...
  25. doi Plasma phospholipid fatty acid concentrations and risk of gastric adenocarcinomas in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-EURGAST)
    Veronique Chajes
    Nutrition and Metabolism, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1304-13. 2011
    ..Epidemiologic data suggest that diet is a risk factor in the etiology of gastric cancer. However, the role of dietary fatty acids, a modifiable risk factor, remains relatively unexplored...
  26. ncbi An approach to estimate between- and within-group correlation coefficients in multicenter studies: plasma carotenoids as biomarkers of intake of fruits and vegetables
    Pietro Ferrari
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Epidemiol 162:591-8. 2005
    ....
  27. ncbi Serum sex steroids in premenopausal women and breast cancer risk within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Rudolf Kaaks
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:755-65. 2005
    ..We conducted a case-control study nested within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort to examine associations among premenopausal serum concentrations of sex steroids and subsequent breast cancer risk...
  28. pmc Meat, fish, and colorectal cancer risk: the European Prospective Investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Teresa Norat
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69 372 Lyon cedex 08, France
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:906-16. 2005
    ..Current evidence suggests that high red meat intake is associated with increased colorectal cancer risk. High fish intake may be associated with a decreased risk, but the existing evidence is less convincing...
  29. doi Vitamin D receptor and calcium sensing receptor polymorphisms and the risk of colorectal cancer in European populations
    Mazda Jenab
    Lifestyle and Cancer Group, IARC, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69008, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2485-91. 2009
    ..These results confirm a role for the BsmI polymorphism of the VDR gene in CRC risk, independent of serum 25OHD concentration and dietary calcium intake...
  30. doi Dietary reporting errors on 24 h recalls and dietary questionnaires are associated with BMI across six European countries as evaluated with recovery biomarkers for protein and potassium intake
    Heinz Freisling
    Dietary Exposure Assessment Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Br J Nutr 107:910-20. 2012
    ..Under-reporting of protein and K appears to be predicted by BMI, but this effect may be driven by 'low-energy reporters'. The BMI effect on under-reporting seems to be the same across countries...
  31. pmc Prediagnostic circulating parathyroid hormone concentration and colorectal cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort
    Veronika Fedirko
    Nutritional Epidemiology Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:767-78. 2011
    ..Parathyroid hormone (PTH) has been proposed to play a promoting role in carcinogenesis. However, no epidemiologic studies have yet directly investigated its role in colorectal cancer (CRC)...
  32. ncbi Lifetime and baseline alcohol intake and risk of colon and rectal cancers in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC)
    Pietro Ferrari
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 121:2065-72. 2007
    ..03, 95%CI=0.98-1.09). In this large European cohort, both lifetime and baseline alcohol consumption increase colon and rectum cancer risk, with more apparent risk increases for alcohol intakes greater than 30 g/day...
  33. ncbi Nonlinear relationship of insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I and IGF-I/IGF-binding protein-3 ratio with indices of adiposity and plasma insulin concentrations (Sweden)
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Department of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, France
    Cancer Causes Control 13:509-16. 2002
    ..In this study we test the hypothesis of a nonlinear relationship of IGF-I with indices of body fat such as body mass index (BMI), insulin, and leptin...
  34. ncbi Plasma carotenoids as biomarkers of intake of fruits and vegetables: individual-level correlations in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    W K Al-Delaimy
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 59:1387-96. 2005
    ....
  35. doi Challenges in estimating the validity of dietary acrylamide measurements
    Pietro Ferrari
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Eur J Nutr 52:1503-12. 2013
    ..The objectives of this study were to compare dietary estimates of acrylamide from questionnaires (DQ) and 24-h recalls (R) with levels of acrylamide adduct (AA) in haemoglobin...
  36. ncbi Metabolic syndrome, plasma lipid, lipoprotein and glucose levels, and endometrial cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Endocr Relat Cancer 14:755-67. 2007
    ..01). None of the associations differed significantly by fasting status. These findings suggest that metabolic abnormalities and obesity may act synergistically to increase endometrial cancer risk...
  37. ncbi C-peptide, IGF-I, sex-steroid hormones and adiposity: a cross-sectional study in healthy women within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Irene D Bezemer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372, Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Causes Control 16:561-72. 2005
    ..Interrelationships between these hormones and the associations with adiposity were evaluated in healthy women participating in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)...
  38. ncbi Anthropometric measures, endogenous sex steroids and breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women: a study within the EPIC cohort
    Sabina Rinaldi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 118:2832-9. 2006
    ..Our data indicate that the relationship of adiposity with breast cancer in postmenopausal women could be partially explained by the increases in endogenous estrogens, and by a decrease in levels of SHBG...
  39. doi Body size and risk of differentiated thyroid carcinomas: findings from the EPIC study
    Sabina Rinaldi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 131:E1004-14. 2012
    ..The risk increase among taller individuals of both sexes suggests that some genetic characteristics or early environmental exposures may also be implicated in the etiology of differentiated TC...
  40. doi CDH1 gene polymorphisms, smoking, Helicobacter pylori infection and the risk of gastric cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-EURGAST)
    Mazda Jenab
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Eur J Cancer 44:774-80. 2008
    ..However, three CDH1 polymorphisms in the same haplotype block, including the CDH1-160C/A, interacted with smoking to increase GC risk in smokers but not in never smokers. These findings should be confirmed in larger independent studies...
  41. ncbi Plasma adiponectin levels and endometrial cancer risk in pre- and postmenopausal women
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 69372 Lyon, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:255-63. 2007
    ..Adiponectin, an adipocytokine secreted by adipose tissue, is decreased in obesity, insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, and polycystic ovary syndrome, all of which are well-established risk factors for endometrial cancer...
  42. ncbi Validity of free testosterone and free estradiol determinations in serum samples from postmenopausal women by theoretical calculations
    Sabina Rinaldi
    IARC, Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, 69500 Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1065-71. 2002
    ....
  43. doi Cigar and pipe smoking and cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Valerie A McCormack
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 127:2402-11. 2010
    ..Cigar and pipe smoking is not a safe alternative to cigarette smoking. The lower cancer risk of cigar and pipe smokers as compared to cigarette smokers is explained by lesser degree of inhalation and lower smoking intensity...
  44. ncbi Genetic variation in the growth hormone synthesis pathway in relation to circulating insulin-like growth factor-I, insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3, and breast cancer risk: results from the European prospective investigation into cancer and nu
    Federico Canzian
    Hormones and Cancer Team, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, F 69372 Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2316-25. 2005
    ....
  45. ncbi Physical activity and risk of colon and rectal cancers: the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Christine Friedenreich
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, IARC, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2398-407. 2006
    ..We found that physical activity reduced colon cancer risk, specifically for right-sided tumors and for lean participants, but not rectal cancer...
  46. ncbi Insulin-like growth factor II and colorectal cancer risk in women
    Kelly J Hunt
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:901-5. 2002
    ..Mechanisms that might cause the increase in IGF-II levels are unknown but may include loss of parental imprinting of the IGF-II gene...
  47. ncbi Plasma carotenoids in relation to food consumption in Granada (southern Spain) and Malmö (southern Sweden)
    A L Van Kappel
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert-Thomas, 69372 Lyon, France
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 71:97-102. 2001
    ..The study showed that differences in consumption of fruit and vegetables between the two European centres were reflected in plasma carotenoid concentrations...
  48. doi Dietary acrylamide intake of adults in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition differs greatly according to geographical region
    Heinz Freisling
    Dietary Exposure Assessment Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Eur J Nutr 52:1369-80. 2013
    ....
  49. ncbi Consumption and portion sizes of tree nuts, peanuts and seeds in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohorts from 10 European countries
    Mazda Jenab
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Br J Nutr 96:S12-23. 2006
    ..5 v. 23.1 g/d, P<0.01) and peanuts (46.1 v. 35.1 g/d, P<0.01) per day than women. These data may be useful in devising research initiatives and health policy strategies based on the intake of this food group...
  50. ncbi Haplotype-based analysis of common variation in the acetyl-coA carboxylase alpha gene and breast cancer risk: a case-control study nested within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Olga M Sinilnikova
    IARC, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:409-15. 2007
    ..However, they suggest a possible role of the ACC-alpha common sequence variants in susceptibility to breast cancer and encourage studies of other genes involved in fatty acid synthesis...
  51. doi Genetic polymorphisms in 15q25 and 19q13 loci, cotinine levels, and risk of lung cancer in EPIC
    Maria N Timofeeva
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:2250-61. 2011
    ..Circulating levels of the nicotine metabolite cotinine is a marker of recent smoking exposure. Hence, genetic variants influencing smoking behavior are expected to be associated with cotinine levels...
  52. ncbi Biomarkers of dietary fatty acid intake and the risk of breast cancer: a meta-analysis
    Mitra Saadatian-Elahi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 111:584-91. 2004
    ..More epidemiological cohort studies that integrate biological markers of dietary fatty acid intake are needed in order to determine the contribution of different types of fatty acids in the etiology of breast cancer...
  53. pmc A genome-wide association study of upper aerodigestive tract cancers conducted within the INHANCE consortium
    James D McKay
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC, Lyon, France
    PLoS Genet 7:e1001333. 2011
    ..02). These results implicate two variants at 4q21 and 12q24 and further highlight three ADH variants in UADT cancer susceptibility...
  54. doi Dietary flavonoid, lignan and antioxidant capacity and risk of hepatocellular carcinoma in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition study
    Raul Zamora-Ros
    Unit of Nutrition, Environment and Cancer, Catalan Institute of Oncology ICO, Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain Section of Nutrition and Metabolism, International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 133:2429-43. 2013
    ..31-0.79; p(trend) = 0.002), but statistical significance was lost after exclusion of the first 2 years of follow-up. This study suggests that higher intake of dietary flavanols and antioxidants may be associated with a reduced HCC risk...
  55. pmc Sources of pre-analytical variations in yield of DNA extracted from blood samples: analysis of 50,000 DNA samples in EPIC
    Elodie Caboux
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e39821. 2012
    ..The results provide a strong evidence-based rationale for standardized recommendations on blood collection and processing protocols for large-scale genetic studies...
  56. doi Endogenous sex steroids and risk of cervical carcinoma: results from the EPIC study
    Sabina Rinaldi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:2532-40. 2011
    ..Epidemiologic data and animal models suggest that, despite the predominant role of human papillomavirus infection, sex steroid hormones are also involved in the etiology of invasive cervical carcinoma (ICC)...
  57. doi Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and breast cancer risk: results from the National Cancer Institute Breast and Prostate Cancer Cohort Consortium
    James D McKay
    IARC, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:297-305. 2009
    ....
  58. pmc A Bayesian multilevel model for estimating the diet/disease relationship in a multicenter study with exposures measured with error: the EPIC study
    Pietro Ferrari
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon
    Stat Med 27:6037-54. 2008
    ..The use of multilevel models, which constitute a very powerful approach to estimating individual vs aggregate levels of evidence should be considered in multicenter studies...
  59. ncbi Serum B vitamin levels and risk of lung cancer
    Mattias Johansson
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    JAMA 303:2377-85. 2010
    ..B vitamins and factors related to 1-carbon metabolism help to maintain DNA integrity and regulate gene expression and may affect cancer risk...
  60. doi Total dietary carbohydrate, sugar, starch and fibre intakes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    A E Cust
    Dietary Exposure Assessment Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:S37-60. 2009
    ..To describe dietary carbohydrate intakes and their food sources among 27 centres in 10 countries participating in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) study...
  61. ncbi Plasma carotenoids as biomarkers of intake of fruits and vegetables: ecological-level correlations in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    W K Al-Delaimy
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 59:1397-408. 2005
    ....
  62. ncbi Serum fatty acids and risk of breast cancer in a nested case-control study of the New York University Women's Health Study
    Mitra Saadatian-Elahi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1353-60. 2002
    ..Neither individual n-3 fatty acids of marine origin, eicosapentaenoic acid (C20:5 n-3), and docosahexaenoic acid (C22:6 n-3), nor n-6 PUFAs were related to cancer risk in this study...
  63. ncbi Plasma levels of six carotenoids in nine European countries: report from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Wael K Al-Delaimy
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Public Health Nutr 7:713-22. 2004
    ..Few studies have compared levels of these carotenoids between countries in Europe...
  64. ncbi Region-specific nutrient intake patterns exhibit a geographical gradient within and between European countries
    Heinz Freisling
    Dietary Exposure Assessment Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon 69372, France
    J Nutr 140:1280-6. 2010
    ..We confirmed large variability in nutrient intakes across the EPIC study populations and identified 3 main region-specific patterns with a geographical gradient within and between European countries...
  65. doi Dietary glycaemic index and glycaemic load in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    M M E van Bakel
    Dietary Exposure Assessment Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:S188-205. 2009
    ....
  66. doi A bivariate measurement error model for nitrogen and potassium intakes to evaluate the performance of regression calibration in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study
    P Ferrari
    Dietary Exposure Assessment Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:S179-87. 2009
    ....
  67. ncbi Variations in lycopene blood levels and tomato consumption across European countries based on the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) study
    Mazda Jenab
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, EPIC Team, International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    J Nutr 135:2032S-6S. 2005
  68. ncbi Alcohol intake and colorectal cancer risk: a dose-response meta-analysis of published cohort studies
    Aurelie Moskal
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 120:664-71. 2007
    ..Lifestyle recommendations for prevention of colorectal cancer should consider limiting alcohol intake...
  69. ncbi Long-term cryoconservation and stability of vitamin C in serum samples of the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Mazda Jenab
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1837-40. 2005
    ..The results of this study show that vitamin C can be measured with reasonable reliability in plasma samples frozen for long periods of time without addition of any stabilizing agents...
  70. ncbi Meat consumption and colorectal cancer risk: an estimate of attributable and preventable fractions
    T Norat
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    IARC Sci Publ 156:223-5. 2002
  71. ncbi Diet, serum insulin-like growth factor-I and IGF-binding protein-3 in European women
    T Norat
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:91-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationship of diet with serum insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) and IGF-binding protein-3 in women...
  72. ncbi Fruit and vegetable consumption and risk of cancer of the digestive tract: meta-analysis of published case-control and cohort studies
    T Norat
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    IARC Sci Publ 156:123-5. 2002
  73. ncbi Serum fatty acids and risk of breast cancer in a nested case-control study of the New York University Women's Health Study
    M Saadatian-Elahi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    IARC Sci Publ 156:227-30. 2002
  74. ncbi Comparison of fatty acid profile in plasma phospholipids in women from Granada (southern Spain) and Malmö (southern Sweden)
    V Chajes
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, France
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 71:237-42. 2001
    ..For polyunsaturated fatty acids, differences were observed for (n-3) fatty acids. In relation to these differences, we observed that specific food intakes, particularly meat and fish, varied between the two centres...
  75. pmc Evaluation of human papillomavirus antibodies and risk of subsequent head and neck cancer
    Aimee R Kreimer
    National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Clin Oncol 31:2708-15. 2013
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate whether HPV antibodies are associated with head and neck cancer risk when measured in prediagnostic sera...
  76. ncbi Prospective study of IGF-I, IGF-binding proteins, and breast cancer risk, in northern and southern Sweden
    Rudolf Kaaks
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Cancer Causes Control 13:307-16. 2002
    ..To examine the possible relationships of breast cancer risk to prediagnostic plasma levels of insulin; insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I); and IGF-binding proteins -1, -2, and -3...
  77. ncbi Meat consumption and colorectal cancer risk: dose-response meta-analysis of epidemiological studies
    Teresa Norat
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 98:241-56. 2002
    ..If average red meat intake is reduced to 70 g/week in these regions, colorectal cancer risk would hypothetically decrease by 7-24%...
  78. pmc Lung cancer susceptibility locus at 5p15.33
    James D McKay
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC, Lyon, France
    Nat Genet 40:1404-6. 2008
    ..016). The susceptibility region contains two genes, TERT and CLPTM1L, suggesting that one or both may have a role in lung cancer etiology...
  79. ncbi Amount of DNA in plasma and cancer risk: a prospective study
    Emmanuelle Gormally
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 111:746-9. 2004
    ..e., a time elapsed between blood drawing and disease onset lower than 36 months. This was particularly true for COPD deaths (OR = 12.7; 95% CI = 1.57-103) and leukemia (OR = 2.37; 95% CI = 1.20-4.67)...
  80. ncbi Comparable nutrient intake across countries is only possible through standardization of existing food composition tables
    U R Charrondiere
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    IARC Sci Publ 156:45-7. 2002
  81. pmc Genome-wide association study of classical Hodgkin lymphoma and Epstein-Barr virus status-defined subgroups
    Kevin Y Urayama
    Genetics Section, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    J Natl Cancer Inst 104:240-53. 2012
    ..Accumulating evidence suggests that risk factors for classical Hodgkin lymphoma (cHL) differ by tumor Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) status. This potential etiological heterogeneity is not recognized in current disease classification...
  82. pmc International Lung Cancer Consortium: coordinated association study of 10 potential lung cancer susceptibility variants
    Therese Truong
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon 69008, France
    Carcinogenesis 31:625-33. 2010
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  83. ncbi Group level validation of protein intakes estimated by 24-hour diet recall and dietary questionnaires against 24-hour urinary nitrogen in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) calibration study
    Nadia Slimani
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, IARC WHO, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:784-95. 2003
    ..This observation may have implications on the dietary measurement error characteristics and support the potential benefit of between-cohort calibration...
  84. ncbi Body mass index in relation to ovarian cancer: a multi-centre nested case-control study
    Annekatrin Lukanova
    Department of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 99:603-8. 2002
    ..02. There was some evidence of direct association of ovarian cancer with height, which was limited to cancers diagnosed before age 55. Our data suggest that increasing body weight may confer a protection against ovarian cancer...
  85. doi Infection with hepatitis B and C viruses and risk of lymphoid malignancies in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Silvia Franceschi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:208-14. 2011
    ..More limited data suggested that hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection might also be associated with NHL. However, prospective studies on the topic are few...
  86. ncbi Association of nut and seed intake with colorectal cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Mazda Jenab
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, IARC WHO, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1595-603. 2004
    ..80-0.98), with no associations in men. It is not evident from this data why there may be a stronger association in women or why it may be limited to the colon, suggesting that much further research is necessary...
  87. ncbi Interrelationships between plasma testosterone, SHBG, IGF-I, insulin and leptin in prostate cancer cases and controls
    R Kaaks
    Hormones and Cancer Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150, cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, Cedex 08, France
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:309-15. 2003
    ....
  88. ncbi A cross-sectional study of IGF-I determinants in women
    A Lukanova
    Department of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon, France
    Eur J Cancer Prev 10:443-52. 2001
    ..There was some suggestion that regular physical activity may increase total IGF-I and that women with positive family history of breast cancer might have higher IGF-I levels than those without such diagnosis in their relatives...
  89. ncbi Differences in calculating fibre intake of a British diet when applying the British, Danish and French food composition tables
    U R Charrondiere
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    IARC Sci Publ 156:39-40. 2002
  90. ncbi The role of multi-centre cohort studies in studying the relation between diet and cancer
    R Kaaks
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Cancer Lett 114:263-70. 1997
    ....
  91. ncbi Diversity of dietary patterns observed in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) project
    N Slimani
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Public Health Nutr 5:1311-28. 2002
    ..To describe the diversity in dietary patterns existing across centres/regions participating in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)...
  92. ncbi The EPIC nutrient database project (ENDB): a first attempt to standardize nutrient databases across the 10 European countries participating in the EPIC study
    N Slimani
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:1037-56. 2007
    ..This was required because there is currently no European reference NDB available...
  93. ncbi European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) calibration study: rationale, design and population characteristics
    N Slimani
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Public Health Nutr 5:1125-45. 2002
    ..The overall results suggest that, after adjustment for age, dietary intakes estimated from calibration samples can reasonably be interpreted as representative of the main cohorts in most of the EPIC centres...
  94. ncbi Body mass index, circulating levels of sex-steroid hormones, IGF-I and IGF-binding protein-3: a cross-sectional study in healthy women
    A Lukanova
    Hormones and Cancer Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Endocrinol 150:161-71. 2004
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  95. doi Contribution of highly industrially processed foods to the nutrient intakes and patterns of middle-aged populations in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study
    N Slimani
    Dietary Exposure Assessment Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:S206-25. 2009
    ..To describe the contribution of highly processed foods to total diet, nutrient intakes and patterns among 27 redefined centres in the 10 countries participating in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)...
  96. ncbi Evaluation of under- and overreporting of energy intake in the 24-hour diet recalls in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    P Ferrari
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Public Health Nutr 5:1329-45. 2002
    ..To evaluate under- and overreporting and their determinants in the EPIC 24-hour diet recall (24-HDR) measurements collected in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)...
  97. doi Dietary intakes of retinol, beta-carotene, vitamin D and vitamin E in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort
    M Jenab
    Lifestyle and Cancer Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:S150-78. 2009
    ....
  98. ncbi European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC): study populations and data collection
    E Riboli
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Public Health Nutr 5:1113-24. 2002
    ..The present paper provides a description of the EPIC study, with the aim of simplifying reference to it in future papers reporting substantive or methodological studies carried out in the EPIC cohort...
  99. ncbi Meat consumption and colorectal cancer: a review of epidemiologic evidence
    T Norat
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Nutr Rev 59:37-47. 2001
    ..This association, however, seems to have been more consistently found for red meat and processed meat. The studies on cooking methods and meat "doneness" are not consistent and the evidence is not conclusive...
  100. ncbi A prospective study of insulin-like growth factor-I, IGF-binding proteins-1, -2 and -3 and lung cancer risk in women
    A Lukanova
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 92:888-92. 2001
    ..Our study does not offer evidence in support of an association between prediagnostic serum levels of IGF-I or IGFBP-1, -2 and -3 and lung cancer risk in women...
  101. ncbi Breast-cancer incidence in relation to height, weight and body-fat distribution in the Dutch "DOM" cohort
    R Kaaks
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 76:647-51. 1998
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