Publications


2018

A transcriptome-wide association study of 229,000 women identifies new candidate susceptibility genes for breast cancer.

Wu L, Shi W, Long J, Guo X, Michailidou K, Beesley J, Bolla MK, Shu XO, Lu Y, Cai Q, Al-Ejeh F, Rozali E, Wang Q, Dennis J, Li B, Zeng C, Feng H, Guse...
Nat Genet
201807

A comprehensive tool for measuring mammographic density changes over time.

Eriksson M, Li J, Leifland K, Czene K, Hall P Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2018 Jun;169(2):371-379. doi: 10.1007/s10549-018-4690-5. Epub 2018 Feb 1. &...
Breast Cancer Res Treat
201806

The BRCA2 c.68-7T > A variant is not pathogenic: A model for clinical calibration of spliceogenicity.

Colombo M, Lòpez-Perolio I, Meeks HD, Caleca L, Parsons MT, Li H, De Vecchi G, Tudini E, Foglia C, Mondini P, Manoukian S, Behar R, Garcia EBG, Meind...
Hum Mutat.
201805

Common genetic variation and novel loci associated with volumetric mammographic density.

Brand JS, Humphreys K, Li J, Karlsson R, Hall P, Czene K. Breast Cancer Res. 2018 Apr 17;20(1):30. doi: 10.1186/s13058-018-0954-6.  ...
Breast Cancer Res
201804

Joint associations of a polygenic risk score and environmental risk factors for breast cancer in the Breast Cancer Association Consortium.

Rudolph A, Song M, Brook MN, Milne RL, Mavaddat N, Michailidou K, Bolla MK, Wang Q, Dennis J, Wilcox AN, Hopper JL, Southey MC, Keeman R, Fasching PA,...
Int J Epidemiol
201804

Long-term prognostic implications of risk factors associated with tumor size: a case study of women regularly attending screening.

Strand F, Humphreys K, Holm J, Eriksson M, Törnberg S, Hall P, Azavedo E, Czene K.

Breast Cancer Res.
201804

Affinity proteomic profiling of plasma for proteins associated to area-based mammographic breast density.

Byström S, Eklund M, Hong MG, Fredolini C, Eriksson M, Czene K, Hall P, Schwenk JM, Gabrielson M. Breast Cancer Res. 2018 Feb 14;20(1):14. doi: 10.1...
Breast Cancer Res
201802

Inherited factors contribute to an inverse association between preeclampsia and breast cancer.

Yang H, He W, Eriksson M, Li J, Holowko N, Chiesa F, Hall P, Czene K. Breast Cancer Res. 2018 Jan 23;20(1):6. doi: 10.1186/s13058-017-0930-6. &nbs...
Breast Cancer Res
201801

2017

A clinical model for identifying the short-term risk of breast cancer.

Eriksson M, Czene K, Pawitan Y, Leifland K, Darabi H, Hall P. Breast Cancer Res. 2017 Mar 14;19(1):29. doi: 10.1186/s13058-017-0820-y....

201701

A comprehensive evaluation of interaction between genetic variants and use of menopausal hormone therapy on mammographic density.

Rudolph A, Fasching PA, Behrens S, Eilber U, Bolla MK, Wang Q, Thompson D, Czene K, et al.  Breast Cancer Res. 2015 Aug 16;17(1):110. doi:...


A polymorphism in the base excision repair gene PARP2 is associated with differential prognosis by chemotherapy among postmenopausal breast cancer patients.

Seibold P, Schmezer P, Behrens S, Michailidou K, Bolla MK, Wang Q, Flesch-Janys D, et al.  BMC Cancer. 2015 Dec 16;15(1):978. doi: 10.1186/s12885-01...


Age- and Tumor Subtype-Specific Breast Cancer Risk Estimates for CHEK2*1100delC Carriers. Schmidt

MK, Hogervorst F, van Hien R, Cornelissen S, Broeks A, Adank MA, Meijers H, Waisfisz Q, et al. J Clin Oncol. 2016 Jun 6. pii: JCO665844. [Epub ahead...


Amount of stroma is associated with mammographic density and stromal expression of oestrogen receptor in normal breast tissues. 

Gabrielson M, Chiesa F, Paulsson J, Strell C, Behmer C, Rönnow K, Czene K, Östman A, et al.  Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2016 Jul;158(2):253-61. doi: ...


An intergenic risk locus containing an enhancer deletion in 2q35 modulates breast cancer risk by deregulating IGFBP5 expression.

Wyszynski A, Hong CC, Lam K, Michailidou K, Lytle C, Yao S, Zhang Y, Bolla MK, et al.  Hum Mol Genet. 2016 Jul 11. pii: ddw223. [Epub ahead of print...


Assessment of Breast Cancer Risk Factors Reveals Subtype Heterogeneity.

Holm J, Eriksson L, Ploner A, Eriksson M, Rantalainen M, Li J, Hall P, Czene K. Cancer Res. 2017 Jul 1;77(13):3708-3717. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-16...


Association analysis identifies 65 new breast cancer risk loci.

Michailidou K, Lindström S, Dennis J, Beesley J, Hui S, Kar S, Lemaçon A, Soucy P, Glubb D, et al. Nature. 2017 Nov 2;551(7678):92-94. doi: 10.1038/...


Association of breast cancer risk with genetic variants showing differential allelic expression: Identification of a novel breast cancer susceptibility locus at 4q21. 

Hamdi Y, Soucy P, Adoue V, Michailidou K, Canisius S, Lemaçon A, Droit A, Andrulis IL, et al. Oncotarget. 2016 Oct 21. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.12818...


Association of genetic susceptibility variants for type 2 diabetes with breast cancer risk in women of European ancestry. 

Zhao Z, Wen W, Michailidou K, Bolla MK, Wang Q, Zhang B, Long J, Shu XO, et al.  Cancer Causes Control. 2016 Apr 6. [Epub ahead of print]...


Association of infertility and fertility treatment with mammographic density in a large screening-based cohort of women: a cross-sectional study.

Frida E. Lundberg, Anna L. V. Johansson, Kenny Rodriguez-Wallberg, Judith S. Brand, Kamila Czene, Per Hall, Anastasia N. Iliadou.  Breast Cancer Res....


Association of infertility and fertility treatment with mammographic density in a large screening-based cohort of women: a cross-sectional study. 

Lundberg FE, Johansson AL, Rodriguez-Wallberg K, Brand JS, Czene K, Hall P, Iliadou AN.  Breast Cancer Res. 2016 Apr 13;18(1):36. doi: 10.1186/s13058...