Professor of Molecular and Population Genetics
- The identification of genes that predispose to colorectal and other cancers
- Functional genetics of colorectal tumorigenesis, with emphasis on the relative importance of selection and genomic instability.
- Cancer genes and metabolism.
- Cancer evolution.
Multi-trait genome-wide association study identifies a novel endometrial cancer risk locus that associates with testosterone levels
Wang X. et al, (2023), iScience, 26
Exploring the complex relationship between gut microbiota and risk of colorectal neoplasia using bidirectional Mendelian Randomization analysis.
Li W. et al, (2023), Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology
GWAS meta-analysis of 16 790 patients with Barrett's oesophagus and oesophageal adenocarcinoma identifies 16 novel genetic risk loci and provides insights into disease aetiology beyond the single marker level.
Schröder J. et al, (2023), Gut, 72, 612 - 623
The Evolutionary Landscape of Colorectal Tumorigenesis: Recent Paradigms, Models, and Hypotheses.
van Ginkel J. et al, (2023), Gastroenterology, 164, 841 - 846
Author Correction: Deciphering colorectal cancer genetics through multi-omic analysis of 100,204 cases and 154,587 controls of European and east Asian ancestries.
Fernandez-Rozadilla C. et al, (2023), Nature genetics, 55, 519 - 520