Large-scale meta-analysis identifies nine additional susceptibility loci

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

BEACON Publication: MiRNA SNPs and Risk of Esophageal Adenocarcinoma and Barrett’s

PLoS One. 2015 Jun 3;10(6):e0128617. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0128617 MiRNA-Related SNPs and Risk of Esophageal Adenocarcinoma and Barrett’s Esophagus: Post Genome-Wide Association Analysis in the BEACON Consortium. Buas MF, Onstad L, Levine DM, Risch HA, Chow WH, Liu G, Fitzgerald RC, Bernstein … Continue reading

CDKN2A Germline Variations Associated with Risk of Barrett’s and Esophageal Adenocaricnoma

Carcinogenesis. 2014 Dec;35(12):2740-7. Integrative post-genome-wide association analysis of CDKN2A and TP53 SNPs and risk of esophageal adenocarcinoma. Buas MF, Levine DM, Makar KW, Utsugi H, Onstad L, Li X, Galipeau PC, Shaheen NJ, Hardie LJ, Romero Y, Bernstein L, Gammon … Continue reading

BEACON Obesity Mendelian Randomization Manuscript in JNCI

J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 Sep 30;106(11). pii: dju252. doi: 10.1093/jnci/dju252. Print 2014 Nov. Obesity and Risk of Esophageal Adenocarcinoma and Barrett’s Esophagus: A Mendelian Randomization Study. Thrift AP, Shaheen NJ, Gammon MD, Bernstein L, Reid BJ, Onstad L, Risch … Continue reading