Gabriele Nagel

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Affiliation: University of Ulm
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term reproducibility of a food-frequency questionnaire and dietary changes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-Heidelberg cohort
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Nutr 98:194-200. 2007
  2. pmc Serum triglyceride concentrations and cancer risk in a large cohort study in Austria
    H Ulmer
    Department of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Br J Cancer 101:1202-6. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Association of pertussis and measles infections and immunizations with asthma and allergic sensitization in ISAAC Phase Two
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 23:737-46. 2012
  4. pmc Implementation of a population-based epidemiological rare disease registry: study protocol of the amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)--registry Swabia
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Helmholtzstr, 22, Ulm 89081, Germany
    BMC Neurol 13:22. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolic factors and blood cancers among 578,000 adults in the metabolic syndrome and cancer project (Me-Can)
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Helmholtzstr 22, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Ann Hematol 91:1519-31. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Metabolic risk factors and skin cancer in the Metabolic Syndrome and Cancer Project (Me-Can)
    G Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Helmholtzstr 22, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 167:59-67. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Effect of breastfeeding on asthma, lung function and bronchial hyperreactivity in ISAAC Phase II
    G Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Eur Respir J 33:993-1002. 2009
  8. pmc The impact of education on risk factors and the occurrence of multimorbidity in the EPIC-Heidelberg cohort
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    BMC Public Health 8:384. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Associations of adipokines with asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis, and eczema in German schoolchildren
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 20:81-8. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and cluster of cardiometabolic biomarkers in overweight and obese schoolchildren: results from a large survey in southwest Germany
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Clin Chem 54:317-25. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term reproducibility of a food-frequency questionnaire and dietary changes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-Heidelberg cohort
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Nutr 98:194-200. 2007
    ..For some nutrients the dietary changes were consistent with results from independent national surveys. The performance of the FFQ gives confidence in the dietary data to be used as long-term exposure variables...
  2. pmc Serum triglyceride concentrations and cancer risk in a large cohort study in Austria
    H Ulmer
    Department of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Br J Cancer 101:1202-6. 2009
    ..Blood lipid levels as part of the metabolic syndrome are thought to be linked to cancer risk. Few epidemiological studies have addressed the association between serum triglyceride (STG) concentrations and cancer risk...
  3. doi request reprint Association of pertussis and measles infections and immunizations with asthma and allergic sensitization in ISAAC Phase Two
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 23:737-46. 2012
    ..Pertussis and measles infection as well as vaccination have been suspected as possible mediating factors of allergic disease in childhood...
  4. pmc Implementation of a population-based epidemiological rare disease registry: study protocol of the amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)--registry Swabia
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Helmholtzstr, 22, Ulm 89081, Germany
    BMC Neurol 13:22. 2013
    ..The objective of this work is to describe the study protocol and the implementation steps of the amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) registry Swabia, located in the South of Germany...
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolic factors and blood cancers among 578,000 adults in the metabolic syndrome and cancer project (Me-Can)
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Helmholtzstr 22, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Ann Hematol 91:1519-31. 2012
    ..The metabolic syndrome score was related to 48 % increased risk of Hodgkin's lymphoma among women. BMI showed up as the most consistent risk factor, particularly in women. A clear pattern was not found for other metabolic factors...
  6. doi request reprint Metabolic risk factors and skin cancer in the Metabolic Syndrome and Cancer Project (Me-Can)
    G Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Helmholtzstr 22, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 167:59-67. 2012
    ..Little is known about the associations of metabolic aberrations with malignant melanoma (MM) and nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC)...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of breastfeeding on asthma, lung function and bronchial hyperreactivity in ISAAC Phase II
    G Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Eur Respir J 33:993-1002. 2009
    ..These findings may explain some of the controversy regarding breastfeeding, since the direction of the association with breastfeeding depends on the predominating wheeze phenotype (e.g. atopic, nonatopic)...
  8. pmc The impact of education on risk factors and the occurrence of multimorbidity in the EPIC-Heidelberg cohort
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    BMC Public Health 8:384. 2008
    ..Thus, we investigated the association between educational attainment and multimorbidity in a prospective cohort study, taking also into account intermediate factors that could explain such associations...
  9. doi request reprint Associations of adipokines with asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis, and eczema in German schoolchildren
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 20:81-8. 2009
    ..These results suggest that adipokines may contribute to increased asthma and allergy risk in obese subjects. Stronger associations among girls with non-atopic asthma may indicate diverse pathological mechanisms...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and cluster of cardiometabolic biomarkers in overweight and obese schoolchildren: results from a large survey in southwest Germany
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Clin Chem 54:317-25. 2008
    ..Obesity is associated with substantial metabolic changes and subclinical inflammation. We explored associations between body mass index (BMI) and cardiometabolic biomarkers and their clustering in overweight and obese schoolchildren...
  11. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke and cardiometabolic risk in young children: results from a survey in south-west Germany
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Eur Heart J 30:1885-93. 2009
    ..We explored the association between exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) and various cardiometabolic biomarkers in 10-year-old children...
  12. ncbi request reprint Dietary beta-carotene, vitamin C and E intake and breast cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    G Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Helmholtzstr 22, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 119:753-65. 2010
    ..However, in subgroups of postmenopausal women, a weak protective effect between beta-carotene and vitamin E from food and breast cancer risk cannot be excluded...
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) among women aged 45-64 years in the German EPIC-cohorts
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Maturitas 56:436-46. 2007
    ..To describe the prevalence and to assess type and indicators of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) use in the two German EPIC-cohorts...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effect of diet on asthma and allergic sensitisation in the International Study on Allergies and Asthma in Childhood (ISAAC) Phase Two
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Thorax 65:516-22. 2010
    ..A study was undertaken to assess the association between dietary factors, asthma and allergy in a large international study including objective measurements of atopy...
  15. doi request reprint Association of apolipoproteins with symptoms of asthma and atopy among schoolchildren
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 149:259-66. 2009
    ..We explored the associations between serum apolipoprotein concentrations and symptoms of asthma and atopy...
  16. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and rare gynecological cancers in the metabolic syndrome and cancer project (Me-Can)
    G Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Ann Oncol 22:1339-45. 2011
    ..Risk factors for rare gynecological cancers are largely unknown. Initial research has indicated that the metabolic syndrome (MetS) or individual components could play a role...
  17. ncbi request reprint Metabolic risk factors and primary liver cancer in a prospective study of 578,700 adults
    Wegene Borena
    Department of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Int J Cancer 131:193-200. 2012
    ..76) and serum triglycerides 0.85 (0.65-1.10). The RR per one unit increment of the MetS z-score was 1.35 (1.12-1.61). BMI, glucose and a composite MetS score were positively and cholesterol negatively associated with risk of liver cancer...
  18. pmc Total serum cholesterol and cancer incidence in the Metabolic syndrome and Cancer Project (Me-Can)
    Susanne Strohmaier
    Department of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    PLoS ONE 8:e54242. 2013
    ..To investigate the association between total serum cholesterol (TSC) and cancer incidence in the Metabolic syndrome and Cancer project (Me-Can)...
  19. doi request reprint Metabolic risk factors and cervical cancer in the metabolic syndrome and cancer project (Me-Can)
    Hanno Ulmer
    Department of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Gynecol Oncol 125:330-5. 2012
    ..Little is known about the association between metabolic risk factors and cervical cancer carcinogenesis...
  20. doi request reprint Serum triglycerides and cancer risk in the metabolic syndrome and cancer (Me-Can) collaborative study
    Wegene Borena
    Department of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Cancer Causes Control 22:291-9. 2011
    ..To assess the association between serum triglyceride levels and cancer risk...
  21. pmc A prospective study on metabolic risk factors and gallbladder cancer in the metabolic syndrome and cancer (Me-Can) collaborative study
    Wegene Borena
    Department of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    PLoS ONE 9:e89368. 2014
    ..To investigate the association between metabolic risk factors (individually and in combination) and risk of gallbladder cancer (GBC)...
  22. doi request reprint Seasonality of vitamin D status in older people in Southern Germany: implications for assessment
    Jochen Klenk
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Age Ageing 42:404-8. 2013
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to analyse the effects of seasonal conditions on 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) serum levels in a population-based cohort of older people...
  23. doi request reprint Blood pressure and other metabolic syndrome factors and risk of brain tumour in the large population-based Me-Can cohort study
    Michael Edlinger
    Department of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Hypertens 30:290-6. 2012
    ..Brain tumour has few established determinants. We assessed to which extent risk of brain tumour was related to metabolic syndrome factors in adults...
  24. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic position and the risk of gastric and oesophageal cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-EURGAST)
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Epidemiol 36:66-76. 2007
    ..To evaluate the association of socioeconomic position with adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus and stomach...
  25. doi request reprint Determinants of obesity in the Ulm Research on Metabolism, Exercise and Lifestyle in Children (URMEL-ICE)
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 168:1259-67. 2009
    ..Physically inactive children with regular consumption of sweetened drinks and no breakfast were prone to be overweight or obese. Changes of these lifestyle factors as targets of interventions are promising to prevent childhood obesity...
  26. pmc Blood pressure and falls in community-dwelling people aged 60 years and older in the VHM&PP cohort
    Diana Klein
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 13:50. 2013
    ..The objective of our study was to investigate the relationship between systolic and diastolic blood pressure and falls...
  27. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle-related biomarkers and endometrial cancer survival: elevated gamma-glutamyltransferase as an important risk factor
    Michael Edlinger
    Department of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Cancer Epidemiol 37:156-61. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the extent of the association between lifestyle-related biomarkers and the survival of endometrial cancer patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Vitamin E intake in relation to allergic sensitization and IgE serum concentration
    Stefanie Sausenthaler
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Cent Eur J Public Health 17:79-85. 2009
    ..A protective role of dietary vitamin E intake on disorders related to the immune system, such as allergic diseases, has been suggested. However, results from epidemiological studies are conflicting...
  29. doi request reprint Dietary antioxidants and dementia in a population-based case-control study among older people in South Germany
    Christine A F von Arnim
    Department of Neurology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    J Alzheimers Dis 31:717-24. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest an association of vitamin C and β-carotene with dementia. However this is limited to the cross-sectional character of our study and longitudinal data will give further insight into this association...
  30. pmc The impact of social status inconsistency on cardiovascular risk factors, myocardial infarction and stroke in the EPIC-Heidelberg cohort
    Stefanie Braig
    Ulm University, Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Germany
    BMC Public Health 11:104. 2011
    ..Therefore, we aimed to analyze the relationship between cardiovascular diseases (CVD) and status inconsistency. Another target was to assess the influence of behaviour related risk factors on this association...
  31. ncbi request reprint Reproductive and dietary determinants of the age at menopause in EPIC-Heidelberg
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Maturitas 52:337-47. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to explore the influence of reproductive and dietary factors on the age at menopause...
  32. doi request reprint Body mass index and mortality: results of a cohort of 184,697 adults in Austria
    Jochen Klenk
    Institute of Epidemiology, University of Ulm, Helmholtzstrasse 22, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:83-91. 2009
    ..Respiratory diseases contributed to mortality in the lowest BMI category independently from smoking status. Underweight and obesity were both associated with higher all-cause mortality in men and women...
  33. doi request reprint Prospective study of the association of serum gamma-glutamyltransferase with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia III and invasive cervical cancer
    Alexander M Strasak
    Departments of Medical Statistics, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Cancer Res 70:3586-93. 2010
    ..Effects did not differ by age, body mass index, or socioeconomic status. Our findings implicate GGT in the progression of premalignant cervical lesions to invasive cancer...
  34. pmc Changes of body mass index in relation to mortality: results of a cohort of 42,099 adults
    Jochen Klenk
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany Clinic for Geriatric Rehabilitation, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e84817. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to determine how long-term weight change affects mortality...
  35. ncbi request reprint Dietary phytoestrogen intake and mammographic density -- results of a pilot study
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, DKFZ, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Med Res 10:389-94. 2005
    ..To our knowledge this is the first report on this association, but due to the risk of chance finding, this has to be confirmed in a study with sufficient statistical power...
  36. ncbi request reprint Change in Height, Weight, and body mass index: Longitudinal data from Austria
    Raphael Simon Peter
    Agency for Preventive and Social Medicine, Bregenz, Austria Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Am J Hum Biol 26:690-6. 2014
    ..To quantify changes in height, weight and their compound effect on the body mass index (BMI) in a large cohort of Central-European men and women...
  37. pmc Incidence and geographical variation of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) in Southern Germany--completeness of the ALS registry Swabia
    Hatice Uenal
    Institute for Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e93932. 2014
    ..1 per 100,000 PY. The high coverage of the CARE estimated completeness of the ALS registry Swabia indicates excellent quality for future projects. Regional variations have to be investigated further. ..
  38. pmc Association of Mediterranean diet, dietary supplements and alcohol consumption with breast density among women in South Germany: a cross-sectional study
    Olga Voevodina
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Helmholtzstr 22, Ulm 89081, Germany
    BMC Public Health 13:203. 2013
    ..This study aims to investigate the association between current diet and mammographic density...
  39. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two statistical approaches to predict all-cause mortality by dietary patterns in German elderly subjects
    Kurt Hoffmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, 14558 Nuthetal, Germany
    Br J Nutr 93:709-16. 2005
    ..These results suggest that variation in macronutrients is meaningful for mortality and that the RRR method is more appropriate than the classic PCA method to identify dietary patterns relevant to mortality...
  40. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns among older Europeans: the EPIC-Elderly study
    Christina Bamia
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, M Asias 75, Athens 11527, Greece
    Br J Nutr 94:100-13. 2005
    ..Our study contributes to the identification of groups of elderly who are likely to have different prospects for long-term disease occurrence and survival...
  41. ncbi request reprint Body size and breast cancer risk: findings from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer And Nutrition (EPIC)
    Petra H Lahmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbrucke, Germany
    Int J Cancer 111:762-71. 2004
    ..Among premenopausal women, weight and BMI showed nonsignificant inverse associations with breast cancer...
  42. ncbi request reprint 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...
  43. ncbi request reprint 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...
  44. ncbi request reprint No association between polymorphisms in CYP2E1, GSTM1, NAT1, NAT2 and the risk of gastric adenocarcinoma in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Antonio Agudo
    Unit of Epidemiology Catalan Institute of Oncology, Av Gran Via s n km 2 7, 08907 L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1043-5. 2006
  45. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and survival of older Europeans: the EPIC-Elderly Study (European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition)
    Christina Bamia
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens, Medical School, 75 Mikras Asias Street, 115 27 Athens, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 10:590-8. 2007
    ..To investigate the association of a posteriori dietary patterns with overall survival of older Europeans...
  46. ncbi request reprint Plasma and dietary vitamin C levels and risk of gastric cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-EURGAST)
    Mazda Jenab
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, IARC WHO Lyon, France
    Carcinogenesis 27:2250-7. 2006
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  47. ncbi request reprint 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)...
  48. ncbi request reprint [A population-based study on variations in the use of adjuvant radiotherapy in breast cancer patients]
    Gabriele Nagel
    Feldstudie Mammakarzinom Tumorzentrum Jena, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 178:589-96. 2002
    ..The study is based on data obtained in a population-based cohort-study, which was performed to evaluate the quality of health care for patients with breast cancer...
  49. ncbi request reprint Meat intake and risk of stomach and esophageal adenocarcinoma within the European Prospective Investigation Into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Carlos A Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Catalan Institute of Oncology, Barcelona, Spain
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:345-54. 2006
    ..We examined the risks of gastric cancer and esophageal adenocarcinoma associated with meat consumption within the European Prospective Investigation Into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort...
  50. ncbi request reprint Smoking and the risk of gastric cancer in the European Prospective Investigation Into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Carlos A Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Catalan Institute of Oncology, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Cancer 107:629-34. 2003
    ..Findings from this large study support the causal relation between smoking and gastric cancer in this European population. Stomach cancer should be added to the burden of diseases caused by smoking...
  51. ncbi request reprint Fish consumption and breast cancer risk. The European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Dagrun Engeset
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Cancer 119:175-82. 2006
    ..Although the period of follow-up is relatively short, the results provide no evidence for an association between fish intake and breast cancer risk...
  52. pmc Modified Mediterranean diet and survival: EPIC-elderly prospective cohort study
    Antonia Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Athens 11527, Greece
    BMJ 330:991. 2005
    ..To examine whether adherence to the modified Mediterranean diet, in which unsaturates were substituted for monounsaturates, is associated with longer life expectancy among elderly Europeans...
  53. ncbi request reprint 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...
  54. ncbi request reprint 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...
  55. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable intake and the risk of stomach and oesophagus adenocarcinoma in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-EURGAST)
    Carlos A Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Catalan Institute of Oncology, Barcelona ICO IDIBELL, Spain
    Int J Cancer 118:2559-66. 2006
    ..Our study supports a possible protective role of vegetable intake in the intestinal type of GC and the ACO. Citrus fruit consumption may have a role in the protection against cardia GC and ACO...
  56. ncbi request reprint CagA+ Helicobacter pylori infection and gastric cancer risk in the EPIC-EURGAST study
    Domenico Palli
    Molecular and Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, CSPO, Scientific Institute of Tuscany, Florence, Italy
    Int J Cancer 120:859-67. 2007
    ..This association was limited to distal GC, while serologically defined SCAG was strongly associated with cardia GC, thus suggesting a divergent risk pattern for these 2 sites...