Greater Hip Circumference Inversely Associated with Risk of Barrett’s

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

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

Proposal approved: Prior diagnosis of Barrett’s

Update #2:¬† Due to small numbers of previously known Barrett’s, this proposal has been withdrawn (14Jul2011). Update: Proposal uploaded to BEACON Consortium Resources site. (see “Member Page”). The proposal developed by Christina Persson and Michael Cook at NCI to investigate … Continue reading