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

Barrett’s and Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Genetic Susceptibility Study (R01 – Vaughan/Whiteman)

Information on study funded by NCI The BEAGESS study was funded for three years starting September, 2009 (Vaughan & Whiteman, Multiple PIs) DESCRIPTION: The incidence of esophageal adenocarcinoma (EA), a rapidly fatal disease, has increased faster than any other cancer … Continue reading