Karin Ekstrom-Smedby

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Malignant lymphomas in coeliac disease: evidence of increased risks for lymphoma types other than enteropathy-type T cell lymphoma
    K E Smedby
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Gut 54:54-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultraviolet radiation exposure and risk of malignant lymphomas
    Karin Ekstrom Smedby
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:199-209. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint [Unexpected findings--sunlight can protect against cancer]
    Bengt Glimelius
    Institutionen för medicinsk epidemiologi och biostatistik, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 102:1140-1. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune and chronic inflammatory disorders and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma by subtype
    Karin Ekstrom Smedby
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:51-60. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Variation in DNA repair genes ERCC2, XRCC1, and XRCC3 and risk of follicular lymphoma
    Karin Ekstrom Smedby
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:258-65. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and etiology of non-Hodgkin lymphoma--a review
    Karin Ekstrom-Smedby
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 45:258-71. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Malignant lymphomas in autoimmunity and inflammation: a review of risks, risk factors, and lymphoma characteristics
    Karin Ekstrom Smedby
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, S 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2069-77. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Genetic variation in chromosomal translocation breakpoint and immune function genes and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Pia Fernberg
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 21:759-69. 2010

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Malignant lymphomas in coeliac disease: evidence of increased risks for lymphoma types other than enteropathy-type T cell lymphoma
    K E Smedby
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Gut 54:54-9. 2005
    ..A systematic risk assessment of more prevalent lymphoma entities, such as B cell and non-intestinal lymphomas, in coeliac disease has not been performed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultraviolet radiation exposure and risk of malignant lymphomas
    Karin Ekstrom Smedby
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:199-209. 2005
    ..One hypothesis holds that exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation increases lymphoma risk. We tested this hypothesis in a population-based case-control study in Denmark and Sweden...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Unexpected findings--sunlight can protect against cancer]
    Bengt Glimelius
    Institutionen för medicinsk epidemiologi och biostatistik, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 102:1140-1. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune and chronic inflammatory disorders and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma by subtype
    Karin Ekstrom Smedby
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:51-60. 2006
    ..Because different NHL subtypes develop at different stages of lymphocyte differentiation, associations of autoimmune and inflammatory disorders with specific NHL subtypes could lead to a better understanding of lymphomagenic mechanisms...
  5. ncbi request reprint Variation in DNA repair genes ERCC2, XRCC1, and XRCC3 and risk of follicular lymphoma
    Karin Ekstrom Smedby
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:258-65. 2006
    ..The link between skin cancer and follicular lymphoma is unlikely to be mediated through common variation in the studied DNA repair gene polymorphisms...
  6. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and etiology of non-Hodgkin lymphoma--a review
    Karin Ekstrom-Smedby
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 45:258-71. 2006
    ..Some degree of familiar aggregation also implies a role for genetic susceptibility. A number of recent investigations of non-Hodgkin lymphoma etiology will hopefully lead to a better understanding of the causes of these malignancies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Malignant lymphomas in autoimmunity and inflammation: a review of risks, risk factors, and lymphoma characteristics
    Karin Ekstrom Smedby
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, S 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2069-77. 2006
    ..However, there is also obvious heterogeneity in risk and risk mediators among different inflammatory diseases...
  8. doi request reprint Genetic variation in chromosomal translocation breakpoint and immune function genes and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Pia Fernberg
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 21:759-69. 2010
    ..Chromosomal translocation breakpoint genes are of interest, given their documented involvement in lymphoma progression...