Affiliation: University of Porto
- Peleteiro B, Lunet N, Carrilho C, Durães C, Machado J, La Vecchia C, et al. Association between cytokine gene polymorphisms and gastric precancerous lesions: systematic review and meta-analysis. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2010;19:762-76 pubmed publisher..93; 95% CI, 0.35-2.43; I(2) = 0.0%; 7 studies). The IL1RN*22 genotype seems to consistently increase the risk of gastric precancerous lesions, supporting a role for this polymorphism in the early stages of gastric carcinogenesis. ..
- Ibrahim A, Morais S, Ferro A, Lunet N, Peleteiro B. Sex-differences in the prevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection in pediatric and adult populations: Systematic review and meta-analysis of 244 studies. Dig Liver Dis. 2017;49:742-749 pubmed publisher..pylori-related outcomes, including gastric cancer. ..
- Chkotua S, Peleteiro B. Mammography Use in Portugal: National Health Survey 2014. Prev Chronic Dis. 2017;14:E100 pubmed publisher..This study illustrates inequalities in mammography use and provides useful information for better allocation of resources in breast cancer screening. ..