E V Willett

Summary

Affiliation: University of York
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Non-Hodgkin lymphoma and obesity: a pooled analysis from the InterLymph Consortium
    Eleanor V Willett
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 122:2062-70. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Obesity and the risk of Hodgkin lymphoma (United Kingdom)
    Eleanor V Willett
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 17:1103-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Tobacco and alcohol consumption and the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Eleanor V Willett
    Department of Health Sciences, Leukaemia Research Fund Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, York YO105DD, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 15:771-80. 2004
  4. pmc Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, obesity and energy homeostasis polymorphisms
    E V Willett
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, UK
    Br J Cancer 93:811-6. 2005
  5. pmc Hodgkin's lymphoma and infection: findings from a UK case-control study
    R Newton
    Department of Health Sciences, Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, University of York, Area 3 Seebohm Rowntree Building, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Br J Cancer 97:1310-4. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Does smoking or alcohol modify the risk of Epstein-Barr virus-positive or -negative Hodgkin lymphoma?
    Eleanor V Willett
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    Epidemiology 18:130-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Birth order and sibship size: evaluation of the role of selection bias in a case-control study of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    F K Mensah
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 166:717-23. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and family history of hematologic malignancy
    F K Mensah
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    Am J Epidemiol 165:126-33. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma associated with polymorphisms in folate-metabolizing genes
    Tracy J Lightfoot
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Area 3, Seebohm Rowntree Building YO10 5DD, York, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2999-3003. 2005
  10. pmc Occupational exposure to electromagnetic fields and acute leukaemia: analysis of a case-control study
    E V Willett
    Leukaemia Research Fund Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Margaret Smith Building, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Occup Environ Med 60:577-83. 2003

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Non-Hodgkin lymphoma and obesity: a pooled analysis from the InterLymph Consortium
    Eleanor V Willett
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 122:2062-70. 2008
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  2. ncbi request reprint Obesity and the risk of Hodgkin lymphoma (United Kingdom)
    Eleanor V Willett
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 17:1103-6. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the relationship between Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) and obesity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Tobacco and alcohol consumption and the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Eleanor V Willett
    Department of Health Sciences, Leukaemia Research Fund Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, York YO105DD, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 15:771-80. 2004
    ..The aim was to test whether non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) is associated with smoking or alcohol...
  4. pmc Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, obesity and energy homeostasis polymorphisms
    E V Willett
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, UK
    Br J Cancer 93:811-6. 2005
    ..5-1.0) and increased with LEP -2548GA (OR = 1.3, 95% CI 1.0-1.7) and -2548AA (OR = 1.4, 95% CI 1.0-1.9), particularly for follicular lymphoma. These genetic findings, which were independent of BMI, were stronger for men than women...
  5. pmc Hodgkin's lymphoma and infection: findings from a UK case-control study
    R Newton
    Department of Health Sciences, Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, University of York, Area 3 Seebohm Rowntree Building, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Br J Cancer 97:1310-4. 2007
    ..02). This excess was not due to a specific infection(s) and may reflect underlying immune abnormality. Alternatively, infection may cause B-cell proliferation from which a malignant clone may evolve...
  6. ncbi request reprint Does smoking or alcohol modify the risk of Epstein-Barr virus-positive or -negative Hodgkin lymphoma?
    Eleanor V Willett
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    Epidemiology 18:130-6. 2007
    ..The aim was to investigate whether 2 subgroups of Hodgkin lymphoma (Epstein-Barr virus-positive and Epstein-Barr virus-negative) are associated with smoking or alcohol...
  7. ncbi request reprint Birth order and sibship size: evaluation of the role of selection bias in a case-control study of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    F K Mensah
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 166:717-23. 2007
    ..However, the findings suggest that between-study heterogeneity could be explained by selection biases that influence the demographic characteristics of participants...
  8. ncbi request reprint Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and family history of hematologic malignancy
    F K Mensah
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    Am J Epidemiol 165:126-33. 2007
    ..Given these reservations, they consider how future epidemiologic studies may contribute to further understanding the role of familial susceptibility in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma...
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma associated with polymorphisms in folate-metabolizing genes
    Tracy J Lightfoot
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Area 3, Seebohm Rowntree Building YO10 5DD, York, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2999-3003. 2005
    ..Thus, further investigations are warranted in larger series with dietary information to determine the roles that genetics and folic acid status play in the etiology of lymphoma...
  10. pmc Occupational exposure to electromagnetic fields and acute leukaemia: analysis of a case-control study
    E V Willett
    Leukaemia Research Fund Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Margaret Smith Building, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Occup Environ Med 60:577-83. 2003
    ..To investigate whether the risk of acute leukaemia among adults is associated with occupational exposure to electromagnetic fields...
  11. ncbi request reprint RAG1 and BRCA2 polymorphisms in non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Kathryn Scott
    Blood 109:5522-3. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms in microsomal epoxide hydrolase and susceptibility to adult acute myeloid leukaemia with defined cytogenetic abnormalities
    Pierre Lebailly
    Molecular Epidemiology Unit, Epidemiology and Health Services Research, School of Medicine, University of Leeds, UK
    Br J Haematol 116:587-94. 2002
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a pooled analysis
    Lindsay M Morton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Lancet Oncol 6:469-76. 2005
    ..We aimed to assess the role of alcohol consumption in NHL with sufficient sample size to analyse by both type of alcoholic beverage and disease subtype...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a pooled analysis from the International Lymphoma Epidemiology Consortium (interlymph)
    Lindsay M Morton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conneticut, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:925-33. 2005
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Personal sun exposure and risk of non Hodgkin lymphoma: a pooled analysis from the Interlymph Consortium
    Anne Kricker
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Cancer 122:144-54. 2008
    ..Increased recreational sun exposure may protect against NHL...
  16. ncbi request reprint Poor metabolizer status at the cytochrome P450 2C9 and 2D6 loci does not modulate susceptibility to therapy-related acute myeloid leukaemia
    Philippa L Roddam
    Br J Haematol 121:192-4. 2003
  17. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in innate immunity genes and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Matthew S Forrest
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Br J Haematol 134:180-3. 2006
    ..8), whereas the toll-like receptor 4 1063A>G variant allele was inversely associated with diffuse large cell lymphoma (OR = 0.67, 95% CI 0.45-0.99). These results suggest that variation in innate immune genes may alter NHL susceptibility...