Mahdi Fallah

Summary

Affiliation: German Cancer Research Center
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Autoimmune diseases associated with non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a nationwide cohort study
    M Fallah
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Oncol 25:2025-30. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Hodgkin lymphoma after autoimmune diseases by age at diagnosis and histological subtype
    M Fallah
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Oncol 25:1397-404. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Familial melanoma by histology and age: joint data from five Nordic countries
    Mahdi Fallah
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    Eur J Cancer 50:1176-83. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Risk of thyroid cancer in relatives of patients with medullary thyroid carcinoma by age at diagnosis
    Mahdi Fallah
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Endocr Relat Cancer 20:717-24. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Risk of thyroid cancer in first-degree relatives of patients with non-medullary thyroid cancer by histology type and age at diagnosis: a joint study from five Nordic countries
    Mahdi Fallah
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, Heidelberg 69120, Germany
    J Med Genet 50:373-82. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Prostate cancer risk assessment model: a scoring model based on the Swedish Family-Cancer Database
    Hassan Roudgari
    Medical Genetics Group, School of Medicine and Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    J Med Genet 49:345-52. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Nonendocrine cancers associated with benign and malignant parathyroid tumors
    Mahdi Fallah
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E1108-14. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The population impact of familial cancer, a major cause of cancer
    Christoph Frank
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 134:1899-906. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Effect of a detailed family history of melanoma on risk for other tumors: a cohort study based on the nationwide Swedish Family-Cancer Database
    Tianhui Chen
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Invest Dermatol 134:930-6. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Multiple primary (even in situ) melanomas in a patient pose significant risk to family members
    Tianhui Chen
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    Eur J Cancer 50:2659-67. 2014

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Autoimmune diseases associated with non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a nationwide cohort study
    M Fallah
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Oncol 25:2025-30. 2014
    ..It is unclear whether there are other NHL-related ADs and whether this association holds across different sex, age and year of diagnosis, or NHL histological subtypes...
  2. doi request reprint Hodgkin lymphoma after autoimmune diseases by age at diagnosis and histological subtype
    M Fallah
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Oncol 25:1397-404. 2014
    ..Whether there are other HL-related ADs and whether the increased risk of HL after ADs holds across sex, age, year of diagnosis, or HL histological subtype is unclear...
  3. doi request reprint Familial melanoma by histology and age: joint data from five Nordic countries
    Mahdi Fallah
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    Eur J Cancer 50:1176-83. 2014
    ..We aimed to estimate lifetime cumulative risk of melanoma (CRM) in relatives of patients with melanoma by histology and age at diagnosis in patients and relatives...
  4. doi request reprint Risk of thyroid cancer in relatives of patients with medullary thyroid carcinoma by age at diagnosis
    Mahdi Fallah
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Endocr Relat Cancer 20:717-24. 2013
    ..In settings where genetic testing is not available or affordable for all, evidence-based cumulative risks reported in this nationwide study may help physicians to identify very high-risk individuals...
  5. doi request reprint Risk of thyroid cancer in first-degree relatives of patients with non-medullary thyroid cancer by histology type and age at diagnosis: a joint study from five Nordic countries
    Mahdi Fallah
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, Heidelberg 69120, Germany
    J Med Genet 50:373-82. 2013
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  6. doi request reprint Prostate cancer risk assessment model: a scoring model based on the Swedish Family-Cancer Database
    Hassan Roudgari
    Medical Genetics Group, School of Medicine and Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    J Med Genet 49:345-52. 2012
    ..Many prostate cancer (PC) risk assessment models have been developed, however almost none include familial history...
  7. doi request reprint Nonendocrine cancers associated with benign and malignant parathyroid tumors
    Mahdi Fallah
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E1108-14. 2011
    ..There are limited reliable epidemiological data concerning whether individuals with benign/malignant parathyroid tumor are at an elevated risk of developing nonendocrine malignancies or vice versa...
  8. doi request reprint The population impact of familial cancer, a major cause of cancer
    Christoph Frank
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 134:1899-906. 2014
    ..Our study shows that the overall familial PAF of 5.96%, although underestimated for sex-specific cancers, ranks as the third most common population burden after tobacco smoking and unhealthy diet. ..
  9. doi request reprint Effect of a detailed family history of melanoma on risk for other tumors: a cohort study based on the nationwide Swedish Family-Cancer Database
    Tianhui Chen
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Invest Dermatol 134:930-6. 2014
    ..We established associations for 12 other tumors, and the associations for myeloid leukemia, parathyroid, and unknown primary tumors are, to our knowledge, previously unreported...
  10. doi request reprint Multiple primary (even in situ) melanomas in a patient pose significant risk to family members
    Tianhui Chen
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    Eur J Cancer 50:2659-67. 2014
    ..We aimed at assessing familial risk of melanoma by considering a detailed family history of multiple primary (invasive/in situ) melanomas (MPM), stratified by histology and location...
  11. doi request reprint Risk of cancer in patients with medically diagnosed hay fever or allergic rhinitis
    Kari Hemminki
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 135:2397-403. 2014
    ..The reasons for the reduced risks for esophageal, liver and lung cancer remain to be explained. ..
  12. doi request reprint Age- and time-dependent changes in cancer incidence among immigrants to Sweden: colorectal, lung, breast and prostate cancers
    Seyed Mohsen Mousavi
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 131:E122-8. 2012
    ..Our study points out a role of age at immigration on the risk trend of cancer...
  13. doi request reprint Miscarriage and risk of cardiovascular disease
    Elham Kharazmi
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 89:284-8. 2010
    ..4, 95% CI: 1.1-1.8). These results suggest that women who experience repeated miscarriages may be at an increased risk of cardiovascular disease later in life...
  14. doi request reprint Risk of subsequent cancers in renal cell carcinoma survivors with a family history
    Tianhui Chen
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg 69121, Germany Electronic address
    Eur J Cancer 50:2108-18. 2014
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint GHSR DNA hypermethylation is a common epigenetic alteration of high diagnostic value in a broad spectrum of cancers
    Evgeny A Moskalev
    Functional Genome Analysis, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Oncotarget 6:4418-27. 2015
    ..The accurate performance of this marker was further replicated in an independent set of pancreatic cancer and control samples (n = 78). These findings support the candidature of GHSR methylation as a highly accurate pan-cancer marker. ..
  16. pmc TERT promoter mutations in bladder cancer affect patient survival and disease recurrence through modification by a common polymorphism
    P Sivaramakrishna Rachakonda
    Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:17426-31. 2013
    ..The association of the mutations with patient survival and disease recurrence, subject to modification by a common polymorphism, can be a unique putative marker with individualized prognostic potential. ..
  17. doi request reprint Diagnostic values of GHSR DNA methylation pattern in breast cancer
    Sandeep Kumar Botla
    Division of Functional Genome Analysis, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 135:705-13. 2012
    ..Our data suggest a link between epigenetic down-regulation of GHSR and breast cancer cell invasion...