Cancer Epidemiology

Organisational unit: Division

Research

The Department of Cancer Epidemiology belongs to Clinical Sciences, Lund University and was founded 1997 and is an integrated part of the Oncologic Centre/Regional Tumour Registry in South Sweden. The main tasks of the Department of Cancer Epidemiology are to: 1) To provide basic and research education within the area of cancer epidemiology, 2) To undertake studies in cancer epidemiology using register material and/or data collected from case control or cohort studies to study incidence and trends of tumour diseases and to find environmental and genetic risk factors, 3) To undertake cancer screening, prevention and intervention studies, 4) To undertake cancer treatment and prognostic studies, 5) To assist with epidemiological and biostatistical competence within the above areas also including studies in health economics, cancer genetics, life quality and family oriented studies.

Recent research outputs

NBCS Collaborators, kConFab/AOCS Investigators, Wu, L. , Shi, W. , Long, J. , Guo, X. , Michailidou, K. , Beesley, J. , Bolla, M. K. , Shu, X. O. , Lu, Y. , Cai, Q. , Al-Ejeh, F. , Rozali, E. , Wang, Q. , Dennis, J. , Li, B. , Zeng, C. , Feng, H. , Gusev, A. & 32 others Barfield, R. T., Andrulis, I. L., Anton-Culver, H., Arndt, V., Aronson, K. J., Auer, P. L., Barrdahl, M., Baynes, C., Beckmann, M. W., Benitez, J., Bermisheva, M., Blomqvist, C., Bogdanova, N. V., Bojesen, S. E., Brauch, H., Brenner, H., Brinton, L., Per Broberg, Brucker, S. Y., Burwinkel, B., Caldés, T., Canzian, F., Carter, B. D., Castelao, J. E., Chang-Claude, J., Chen, X., Cheng, T. Y. D., Christiansen, H., Clarke, C. L., Collée, M., Humphreys, K. & Håkan Olsson 2018 Jun 18 In : Nature Genetics. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Swedish Breast Cancer Group (SweBCG), Danish Breast Cancer Group (DBCG) & Scandinavian Breast Cancer Group (SBG) 2018 May In : European Journal of Cancer. 94, p. 79-86 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ildikó Fritz & Håkan Olsson 2018 Apr 1 In : Clinical Respiratory Journal. 12, 4, p. 1565-1571 7 p.

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