Cambridge University EPIC-Norfolk
  EPIC-Norfolk: Publications
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PK Verkasalo, PN Appleby, NE Allen, G Davey, H Adlercreutz, TJ Key. (2001) Soya intake and plasma concentrations of daidzein and genistein: validity of dietary assessment among eighty British women (Oxford arm of the {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition). Br J Nutr 86 (3):415-421.

MM Bergmann, H Boeing. (2001) [Data protection--an obstacle for prospective studies? Solutions exemplified by a cohort study]. Gesundheitswesen 63 Suppl 1 ():S13-S17.

AC Thiebaut, F Clavel-Chapelon. (2001) [Fat consumption and breast cancer: preliminary results from the E3{N}-Epic cohort]. Bull Cancer 88 (10):954-958.

SM Titan, S Bingham, A Welch, R Luben, S Oakes, N Day, KT Khaw. (2001) Frequency of eating and concentrations of serum cholesterol in the Norfolk population of the {Europe}an prospective investigation into cancer (EPIC-Norfolk): cross sectional study. BMJ 323 (7324):1286-1288.

A Trichopoulou, C Gnardellis, A Lagiou, V Benetou, A Naska, D Trichopoulos. (2001) Physical activity and energy intake selectively predict the waist-to-hip ratio in men but not in women. Am J Clin Nutr 74 (5):574-578.

E Sala, R Warren, J McCann, S Duffy, R Luben, N Day. (2001) Mammographic parenchymal patterns and breast cancer natural history--a case-control study. Acta Oncol 40 (4):461-465.

MS Sandhu, R Luben, KT Khaw. (2001) Prevalence and family history of colorectal cancer: implications for screening. J Med Screen 8 (2):69-72.

MS Sandhu, R Luben, KT Khaw. (2001) Self reported non-insulin dependent diabetes, family history, and risk of prevalent colorectal cancer: population based, cross sectional study. J Epidemiol Community Health 55 (11):804-805.

JM Sanzo, M Dorronsoro, P Amiano, A Amurrio, FX Aguinagalde, MA Azpiri, Spain Group, Nutrition]. (2001) Estimation and validation of mercury intake associated with fish consumption in an EPIC cohort of {Spain}. Public Health Nutr 4 (5):981-988.

LA Sargeant, KT Khaw, S Bingham, NE Day, RN Luben, S Oakes, A Welch, NJ Wareham. (2001) Cigarette smoking and glycaemia: the EPIC-Norfolk Study. {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Cancer. Int J Epidemiol 30 (3):547-554.

LA Sargeant, KT Khaw, S Bingham, NE Day, RN Luben, S Oakes, A Welch, NJ Wareham. (2001) Fruit and vegetable intake and population glycosylated haemoglobin levels: the EPIC-Norfolk Study. Eur J Clin Nutr 55 (5):342-348.

MB Schulze, K Hoffmann, A Kroke, H Boeing. (2001) Dietary patterns and their association with food and nutrient intake in the {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-Potsdam study. Br J Nutr 85 (3):363-373.

NM McKeown, NE Day, AA Welch, SA Runswick, RN Luben, AA Mulligan, A McTaggart, SA Bingham. (2001) Use of biological markers to validate self-reported dietary intake in a random sample of the {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Cancer {United Kingdom} Norfolk cohort. Am J Clin Nutr 74 (2):188-196.

E Riboli. (2001) The {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC): plans and progress. J Nutr 131 (1):170S-175S.

A Naska, S Paterakis, H Eeckman, AM Remaut, K Trygg. (2001) Methodology for rendering household budget and individual nutrition surveys comparable, at the level of the dietary information collected. Public Health Nutr 4 (5B):1153-1158.

G Matullo, D Palli, M Peluso, S Guarrera, S Carturan, E Celentano, V Krogh, A Munnia, R Tumino, S Polidoro, A Piazza, P Vineis. (2001) XRCC1, XRCC3, XPD gene polymorphisms, smoking and (32)P-{DNA} adducts in a sample of healthy subjects. Carcinogenesis 22 (9):1437-1445.

SC McCloskey, BD Patel, SJ Hinchliffe, ED Reid, NJ Wareham, DA Lomas. (2001) Siblings of patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease have a significant risk of airflow obstruction. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164 (8 Pt 1):1419-1424.

JA Luan, MY Wong, NE Day, NJ Wareham. (2001) Sample size determination for studies of gene-environment interaction. Int J Epidemiol 30 (5):1035-1040.

A Kroke, K Klipstein-Grobusch, K Hoffmann, I Terbeck, H Boeing, A Helander. (2001) Comparison of self-reported alcohol intake with the urinary excretion of 5-hydroxytryptophol:5-hydroxyindole-3-acetic acid, a biomarker of recent alcohol intake. Br J Nutr 85 (5):621-627.

C Lohrisch, M Piccart. (2001) HER2/neu as a predictive factor in breast cancer. Clin Breast Cancer 2 (2):129-35; discussion136--7.

RW Jakes, K Khaw, NE Day, S Bingham, A Welch, S Oakes, R Luben, N Dalzell, J Reeve, NJ Wareham. (2001) Patterns of physical activity and ultrasound attenuation by heel bone among Norfolk cohort of {Europe}an Prospective Investigation of Cancer (EPIC Norfolk): population based study. BMJ 322 (7279):140.

E Kesse, F Clavel-Chapelon, N Slimani, van Liere, EN Group. (2001) Do eating habits differ according to alcohol consumption? Results of a study of the French cohort of the {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (E3{N}-EPIC). Am J Clin Nutr 74 (3):322-327.

A Loktionov, MA Watson, M Gunter, WS Stebbings, CT Speakman, SA Bingham. (2001) Glutathione-S-transferase gene polymorphisms in colorectal cancer patients: interaction between GSTM1 and GSTM3 allele variants as a risk-modulating factor. Carcinogenesis 22 (7):1053-1060.

CA Gonzalez, A Agudo, S Argilaga, P Amiano, E Ardanaz, A Barricarte, N Larranaga, MD Chilarque, M Dorronsoro, C Martinez, C Navarro, JR Quiros, M Rodriguez, MJ Tormo. (2001) [{Europe}an prospective investigation into nutrition, cancer and health (EPIC) and the investigation on nutrition and cancer in {Europe}]. An Sist Sanit Navar 24 (1):75-81.

AH Harding, LA Sargeant, A Welch, S Oakes, RN Luben, S Bingham, NE Day, KT Khaw, NJ Wareham, Study C-Norfolk. (2001) Fat consumption and HbA(1c) levels: the EPIC-Norfolk study. Diabetes Care 24 (11):1911-1916.

KT Khaw, S Bingham, A Welch, R Luben, N Wareham, S Oakes, N Day. (2001) Relation between plasma ascorbic acid and mortality in men and women in EPIC-Norfolk prospective study: a prospective population study. {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition. Lancet 357 (9257):657-663.

KT Khaw, N Wareham, R Luben, S Bingham, S Oakes, A Welch, N Day. (2001) Glycated haemoglobin, diabetes, and mortality in men in Norfolk cohort of european prospective investigation of cancer and nutrition (EPIC-Norfolk). BMJ 322 (7277):15-18.

M Ishido, H Nitta, M Kabuto. (2001) Magnetic fields (MF) of 50~{Hz} at 1.2~{m}icroT as well as 100~{m}icroT cause uncoupling of inhibitory pathways of adenylyl cyclase mediated by melatonin 1a receptor in MF-sensitive {MC}F-7 cells. Carcinogenesis 22 (7):1043-1048.

E Couto, D Harrison, S Duffy, J Myles, E Sala, R Warren, N Day, R Luben, H Chen. (2001) Estimation of disease progression parameters from case-control data: application to mammographic patterns and breast cancer natural history. J Epidemiol Biostat 6 (2):235-242.

V Chajes, S Elmstaahl, C Martinez-Garcia, Van Kappel, F Bianchini, R Kaaks, E Riboli. (2001) Comparison of fatty acid profile in plasma phospholipids in women from Granada (southern {Spain}) and Malm{\"{o}} (southern {Sweden}). Int J Vitam Nutr Res 71 (4):237-242.

N Day, N McKeown, M Wong, A Welch, S Bingham. (2001) Epidemiological assessment of diet: a comparison of a 7-day diary with a food frequency questionnaire using urinary markers of nitrogen, potassium and sodium. Int J Epidemiol 30 (2):309-317.

VM Basham, PD Pharoah, CS Healey, RN Luben, NE Day, DF Easton, BA Ponder, AM Dunning. (2001) Polymorphisms in CYP1{A}1 and smoking: no association with breast cancer risk. Carcinogenesis 22 (11):1797-1800.

SA Bingham, AA Welch, A McTaggart, AA Mulligan, SA Runswick, R Luben, S Oakes, KT Khaw, N Wareham, NE Day. (2001) Nutritional methods in the {Europe}an Prospective Investigation of Cancer in Norfolk. Public Health Nutr 4 (3):847-858.

LK Boker, van Noord, vYT Schouw, NV Koot, BHB Mesquita, E Riboli, DE Grobbee, PH Peeters. (2001) Prospect-EPIC Utrecht: study design and characteristics of the cohort population. {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition. Eur J Epidemiol 17 (11):1047-1053.

AC Antoniou, PD Pharoah, G McMullan, NE Day, BA Ponder, D Easton. (2001) Evidence for further breast cancer susceptibility genes in addition to BRCA1 and BRCA2 in a population-based study. Genet Epidemiol 21 (1):1-18.

P Amiano, M Dorronsoro, de Renobales, RJC Gordoa, I Irigoien, G,EPIC Spain. (2001) Very-long-chain omega-3 fatty acids as markers for habitual fish intake in a population consuming mainly lean fish: the EPIC cohort of Gipuzkoa. {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition. Eur J Clin Nutr 55 (10):827-832.

AA Welch, A McTaggart, AA Mulligan, R Luben, N Walker, KT Khaw, NE Day, SA Bingham. (2001) DINER (Data Into Nutrients for Epidemiological Research) - a new data-entry program for nutritional analysis in the EPIC-Norfolk cohort and the 7-day diary method. Public Health Nutr 4 (6):1253-1265.