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Genetic variation of acquired structural chromosomal aberrations.

Mutat Res 2018 Dec 19;836(Pt A):13-21. Epub 2018 May 19.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, D69120, Germany; Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmö, 214 28, Sweden.

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December 2018

Levels of DNA damage (Micronuclei) in patients suffering from chronic kidney disease. Role of GST polymorphisms.

Mutat Res 2018 Dec 8;836(Pt A):41-46. Epub 2018 May 8.

Grup de Mutagènesi, Departament de Genètica i de Microbiologia, Edifici C, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Cerdanyola del Vallès, Spain; CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública, ISCIII, Spain. Electronic address:

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December 2018

RE: Familial Cancer Clustering of Urothelial Cancer: A Population-Based Case-Control Study.

J Natl Cancer Inst 2018 Nov;110(11):1277-1278

Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmö, Sweden.

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November 2018

Borderline Ovarian Tumors Share Familial Risks with Themselves and Invasive Cancers.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2018 Nov 17;27(11):1358-1363. Epub 2018 Jul 17.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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November 2018

Familial risk of pleural mesothelioma increased drastically in certain occupations: A nationwide prospective cohort study.

Eur J Cancer 2018 Nov 6;103:1-6. Epub 2018 Sep 6.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany; Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmö, Sweden.

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November 2018

Second primary cancers in non-Hodgkin lymphoma: Bidirectional analyses suggesting role for immune dysfunction.

Int J Cancer 2018 Nov 21;143(10):2449-2457. Epub 2018 Sep 21.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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November 2018

Prostate cancer survivors: Risk and mortality in second primary cancers.

Cancer Med 2018 Nov 1;7(11):5752-5759. Epub 2018 Oct 1.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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November 2018

Clinical landscape of cancer metastases.

Cancer Med 2018 Nov 16;7(11):5534-5542. Epub 2018 Oct 16.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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November 2018

Second primary cancer after female breast cancer: Familial risks and cause of death.

Cancer Med 2018 Nov 26. Epub 2018 Nov 26.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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November 2018

Whole genome sequencing reveals DICER1 as a candidate predisposing gene in familial Hodgkin lymphoma.

Int J Cancer 2018 Oct 26;143(8):2076-2078. Epub 2018 Jul 26.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, Heidelberg, D-69120, Germany.

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October 2018

Familial risks of ovarian cancer by age at diagnosis, proband type and histology.

PLoS One 2018 3;13(10):e0205000. Epub 2018 Oct 3.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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October 2018

Familial risks of second primary cancers and mortality in ovarian cancer patients.

Clin Epidemiol 2018 11;10:1457-1466. Epub 2018 Oct 11.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany,

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October 2018

Impact of family history of cancer on risk and mortality of second cancers in patients with prostate cancer.

Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 2018 Sep 5. Epub 2018 Sep 5.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, D-69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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September 2018

Importance of tumor location and histology in familial risk of upper gastrointestinal cancers: a nationwide cohort study.

Clin Epidemiol 2018 4;10:1169-1179. Epub 2018 Sep 4.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany,

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September 2018

Familial risks of acute myeloid leukemia, myelodysplastic syndromes, and myeloproliferative neoplasms.

Blood 2018 Aug 10;132(9):973-976. Epub 2018 Jul 10.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany.

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August 2018

Familial Ovarian Cancer Clusters with Other Cancers.

Sci Rep 2018 Aug 1;8(1):11561. Epub 2018 Aug 1.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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August 2018

Familial Cancer Variant Prioritization Pipeline version 2 (FCVPPv2) applied to a papillary thyroid cancer family.

Sci Rep 2018 Aug 2;8(1):11635. Epub 2018 Aug 2.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), D69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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August 2018

Risk of second primary cancer following myeloid neoplasia and risk of myeloid neoplasia as second primary cancer: a nationwide, observational follow up study in Sweden.

Lancet Haematol 2018 Aug;5(8):e368-e377

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany; Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmö, Sweden.

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August 2018

Multiple myeloma: family history and mortality in second primary cancers.

Blood Cancer J 2018 Aug 7;8(8):75. Epub 2018 Aug 7.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, D-69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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August 2018

Chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy: evidence from genome-wide association studies and replication within multiple myeloma patients.

BMC Cancer 2018 Aug 15;18(1):820. Epub 2018 Aug 15.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German cancer research center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, DE-69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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August 2018

Associations between autoimmune conditions and hepatobiliary cancer risk among elderly US adults.

Int J Cancer 2018 Aug 28. Epub 2018 Aug 28.

Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD.

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August 2018

Familial risks in and between stone diseases: sialolithiasis, urolithiasis and cholelithiasis in the population of Sweden.

BMC Nephrol 2018 Jul 3;19(1):158. Epub 2018 Jul 3.

Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, 205 02, Malmö, Sweden.

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July 2018

Familial Associations in Testicular Cancer with Other Cancers.

Sci Rep 2018 Jul 18;8(1):10880. Epub 2018 Jul 18.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, D-69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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July 2018

Cytogenetic aberrations in multiple myeloma are associated with shifts in serum immunoglobulin isotypes distribution and levels.

Haematologica 2018 Apr 1;103(4):e162-e164. Epub 2018 Feb 1.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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April 2018

Response: Methods for second primary cancers evaluation have to be standardized.

Int J Cancer 2018 03 24;142(6):1286-1287. Epub 2017 Nov 24.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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March 2018

Familial risks in urolithiasis in the population of Sweden.

BJU Int 2018 03 14;121(3):479-485. Epub 2018 Jan 14.

Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmö, Sweden.

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March 2018

Bortezomib-induced peripheral neuropathy: A genome-wide association study on multiple myeloma patients.

Hematol Oncol 2018 Feb 20;36(1):232-237. Epub 2017 Mar 20.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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February 2018

Familial Risks Between Urolithiasis and Cancer.

Sci Rep 2018 Feb 15;8(1):3083. Epub 2018 Feb 15.

Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, 205 02, Malmö, Sweden.

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February 2018

Familial associations of female breast cancer with other cancers.

Int J Cancer 2017 12 26;141(11):2253-2259. Epub 2017 Aug 26.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, D-69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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December 2017

Familial associations of male breast cancer with other cancers.

Breast Cancer Res Treat 2017 Dec 23;166(3):897-902. Epub 2017 Aug 23.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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December 2017

Familial risks for gallstones in the population of Sweden.

BMJ Open Gastroenterol 2017 29;4(1):e000188. Epub 2017 Dec 29.

Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Helsinki, Finland.

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December 2017

Second cancer risk following Hodgkin lymphoma.

Oncotarget 2017 Oct 14;8(45):78261-78262. Epub 2017 Sep 14.

Amit Sud: Division of Genetics and Epidemiology, The Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK.

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October 2017

Surveillance Bias in Cancer Risk After Unrelated Medical Conditions: Example Urolithiasis.

Sci Rep 2017 Aug 14;7(1):8073. Epub 2017 Aug 14.

Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, 205 02, Malmö, Sweden.

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August 2017

Origin of B-Cell Neoplasms in Autoimmune Disease.

PLoS One 2016 29;11(6):e0158360. Epub 2016 Jun 29.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, D-69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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July 2017

Familial Associations of Colorectal Cancer with Other Cancers.

Sci Rep 2017 Jul 12;7(1):5243. Epub 2017 Jul 12.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, D-69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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July 2017

Genetics of gallbladder cancer.

Lancet Oncol 2017 06;18(6):e296

Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmö, Sweden.

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June 2017

Risk of Second Cancer in Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivors and Influence of Family History.

J Clin Oncol 2017 May 13;35(14):1584-1590. Epub 2017 Mar 13.

Amit Sud and Richard S. Houlston, The Institute of Cancer Research, London, United Kingdom; Hauke Thomsen and Kari Hemminki, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany; and Kristina Sundquist and Kari Hemminki, Centre for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmö, Sweden.

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May 2017

Common cancers share familial susceptibility: implications for cancer genetics and counselling.

J Med Genet 2017 04 20;54(4):248-253. Epub 2016 Sep 20.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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April 2017

Concordant and discordant familial cancer: Familial risks, proportions and population impact.

Int J Cancer 2017 04 20;140(7):1510-1516. Epub 2017 Jan 20.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, Heidelberg, D-69120, Germany.

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April 2017

Functional germline variants in driver genes of breast cancer.

Cancer Causes Control 2017 04 25;28(4):259-271. Epub 2017 Feb 25.

Department of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, 69121, Heidelberg, Germany.

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April 2017

Inherited variants in genes somatically mutated in thyroid cancer.

PLoS One 2017 14;12(4):e0174995. Epub 2017 Apr 14.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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April 2017

Whole-exome sequencing identifies novel candidate predisposition genes for familial polycythemia vera.

Hum Genomics 2017 04 20;11(1). Epub 2017 Apr 20.

Genome-Scale Biology Research Program, Research Programs Unit and Department of Medical and Clinical Genetics, Medicum, University of Helsinki, P.O. Box 63, 00014, Helsinki, Finland.

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April 2017

Other cancers in lung cancer families are overwhelmingly smoking-related cancers.

ERJ Open Res 2017 Apr 27;3(2). Epub 2017 Jun 27.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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April 2017

Evidence of Inbreeding in Hodgkin Lymphoma.

PLoS One 2016 28;11(4):e0154259. Epub 2016 Apr 28.

German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology (C050), Heidelberg, 69120, Germany.

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March 2017

Genetic Susceptibility to Bortezomib-Induced Peripheral Neuroropathy: Replication of the Reported Candidate Susceptibility Loci.

Neurochem Res 2017 Mar 16;42(3):925-931. Epub 2016 Jul 16.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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March 2017

Familial Associations Between Prostate Cancer and Other Cancers.

Eur Urol 2017 02 4;71(2):162-165. Epub 2016 Aug 4.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany; Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmö, Sweden. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Risk of other Cancers in Families with Melanoma: Novel Familial Links.

Sci Rep 2017 02 15;7:42601. Epub 2017 Feb 15.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, D-69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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February 2017

The epidemiology of metastases in neuroendocrine tumors.

Int J Cancer 2016 Dec 9;139(12):2679-2686. Epub 2016 Sep 9.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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December 2016

Genetic variation in the major mitotic checkpoint genes associated with chromosomal aberrations in healthy humans.

Cancer Lett 2016 10 15;380(2):442-6. Epub 2016 Jul 15.

Department of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany; Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmö, Sweden.

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October 2016

Risk of second primary cancers after malignant mesothelioma and vice versa.

Cancer Lett 2016 08 31;379(1):94-9. Epub 2016 May 31.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany; Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305-5705, USA.

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August 2016

Metastatic spread in patients with gastric cancer.

Oncotarget 2016 Aug;7(32):52307-52316

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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August 2016

Pedigree based DNA sequencing pipeline for germline genomes of cancer families.

Hered Cancer Clin Pract 2016 9;14:16. Epub 2016 Aug 9.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), D69120 Heidelberg, Germany.

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August 2016

TERT promoter mutations in melanoma survival.

Int J Cancer 2016 Jul 2;139(1):75-84. Epub 2016 Mar 2.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany.

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July 2016

Patterns of metastasis in colon and rectal cancer.

Sci Rep 2016 07 15;6:29765. Epub 2016 Jul 15.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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July 2016

Location of metastases in cancer of unknown primary are not random and signal familial clustering.

Sci Rep 2016 Mar 9;6:22891. Epub 2016 Mar 9.

Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Sweden.

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March 2016

Runs of homozygosity and inbreeding in thyroid cancer.

BMC Cancer 2016 Mar 16;16:227. Epub 2016 Mar 16.

Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, C050, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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March 2016

Age-Dependent Metastatic Spread and Survival: Cancer of Unknown Primary as a Model.

Sci Rep 2016 Mar 24;6:23725. Epub 2016 Mar 24.

Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, 20502 Malmö, Sweden.

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March 2016

Analysis of functional germline variants in APOBEC3 and driver genes on breast cancer risk in Moroccan study population.

BMC Cancer 2016 Feb 26;16:165. Epub 2016 Feb 26.

Department of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.

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February 2016

Survival in familial and non-familial breast cancer by age and stage at diagnosis.

Eur J Cancer 2016 Jan 27;52:10-8. Epub 2015 Nov 27.

Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany; Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmö, Sweden.

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January 2016