Biomarkers and epidemiology

Organisational unit: Division


The Division houses several research groups and laboratories at Lund University Cancer Centrum (LUCC) located both at the clinic Kamprad Lab as well as at BMC. Collaberation with the units at BMC/D13, Mass Spectrometry and Proteomic (BioMS and CTP) and BME/LTH. The division also houses Cancer Epidemiology situated at Wigert. The main tasks are: 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. To undertake cancer screening, prevention and intervention studies. To undertake cancer treatment and prognostic studies. 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

Helgadottir, H., Karolin Isaksson, Ildiko Fritz, Christian Ingvar, Lapins, J., Höiom, V., Newton-Bishop, J. & Håkan Olsson, 2020 Jun 24, In : Journal of the National Cancer Institute.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liu, J., Annelie Augustinsson, Håkan Olsson, Hollestelle, A., NBCS Collaborators, OSBREAC & ABCTB Investigators, 2020 Jun 16, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 1, 9688.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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