Am J Gastroenterol. 2018 Aug;113(8):1148-1155. doi: 10.1038/s41395-018-0070-3. Epub 2018 Jun 8. Helicobacter pylori Infection Is Associated With Reduced Risk of Barrett’s Esophagus: An Analysis of the Barrett’s and Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Consortium. Wang Z, Shaheen NJ, Whiteman DC, Anderson LA, Vaughan … Continue reading
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Oct;16(10):1598-1606.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2018.03.007. Epub 2018 Mar 15. Interactions Between Genetic Variants and Environmental Factors Affect Risk of Esophageal Adenocarcinoma and Barrett’s Esophagus Dong J, Levine DM, Buas MF, Zhang R, Onstad L, Fitzgerald RC; Stomach and … 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.
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
At the May BEACON workshop the attached slides from Dr. Gabriel Lai from NCI were presented to update BEACON members on current FOAs (funding opportunity announcement), grantsmanship resources and upcoming meetings and webinars. BEACON 2016 – EGRP FOAs and resources … Continue reading
A new PAR (PAR-16-131: Emerging Questions in Cancer Systems Biology (U01) (http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-131.html ) has been announced that includes certain population sciences issues. The first round of submissions to the new PAR are due June 24, 2016, and there will be … Continue reading