Lancet Oncol. 2016 Oct;17(10):1363-1373. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(16)30240-6. Epub 2016 Aug 12. Genome-wide association studies in oesophageal adenocarcinoma and Barrett’s oesophagus: a large-scale meta-analysis. Gharahkhani P, Fitzgerald RC, Vaughan TL, et al. Abstract BACKGROUND: Oesophageal adenocarcinoma represents one of the fastest rising … Continue reading
The publications page has been update with 10 (!) new BEACON publications. Two others have been submitted. We are no longer using BaseCamp for managing BEACON resources due to cost contraints. All study questionnaires and other documents that were on … Continue reading
The date and location of the next workshop is yet to be determined.
Gut. 2016 Aug 2. pii: gutjnl-2016-311622. doi: 10.1136/gutjnl-2016-311622. [Epub ahead of print] Germline variation in inflammation-related pathways and risk of Barrett’s oesophagus and oesophageal adenocarcinoma. Buas MF, He Q, Johnson LG, Onstad L, Levine DM, Thrift AP, Gharahkhani P, Palles … Continue reading
Cancer Med. 2016 Jul 6. doi: 10.1002/cam4.810. [Epub ahead of print] Leukocyte telomere length in relation to the risk of Barrett’s esophagus and esophageal adenocarcinoma. Wennerström EC, Risques RA, Prunkard D, Giffen C, Corley DA, Murray LJ, Whiteman DC, Wu … Continue reading
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016 Jun 2. pii: S1542-3565(16)30267-1. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2016.05.032. [Epub ahead of print] Inverse Association Between Gluteofemoral Obesity and Risk of Barrett’s Esophagus in a Pooled Analysis. Kendall BJ, Rubenstein JH, Cook MB, Vaughan TL, Anderson LA, Murray LJ, Shaheen … Continue reading
Thanks to Doug Corley, Jen Schneider, and Kaiser Permanente Northern California for their efforts and contributions in hosting the 12th Annual BEACON Workshop, and to all participants for making it such a fun and worthwhile meeting. … Continue reading