Publications

Associations of statins and diabetes with diagnosis of ulcerated cutaneous melanoma.
J Invest Dermatol 2017 Aug 22. Epub 2017 Aug 22.
Population Health Department, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Australia; CRUK Manchester Institute and Institute of Inflammation and Repair, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.

Diabetes Prevention Program Translation in the Veterans Health Administration.
Am J Prev Med 2017 Jul 13;53(1):70-77. Epub 2017 Jan 13.
Department of Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California; Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan; VA Diabetes QUERI, Ann Arbor, Michigan.



Plasma eicosapentaenoic acid is negatively associated with all-cause mortality among men and women in a population-based prospective study.
Nutr Res 2016 Nov 13;36(11):1202-1209. Epub 2016 Sep 13.
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Cancer and Population Studies Group, 300 Herston Rd, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia; CRUK Manchester Institute, University of Manchester, Wilmslow Rd, Manchester, UK.

The genetics of blood pressure regulation and its target organs from association studies in 342,415 individuals.
Nat Genet 2016 Oct 12;48(10):1171-1184. Epub 2016 Sep 12.
Clinical Pharmacology, William Harvey Research Institute, Queen Mary University of London, London, EC1M 6BQ, UK.

Molecular markers to complement sentinel node status in predicting survival in patients with high-risk locally invasive melanoma.
Int J Cancer 2016 Aug 4;139(3):664-72. Epub 2016 Apr 4.
The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, Translational Research Institute, Woolloongabba, QLD, Australia.

The Predictive Value of Depressive Symptoms for All-Cause Mortality: Findings From the PRIME Belfast Study Examining the Role of Inflammation and Cardiovascular Risk Markers.
Psychosom Med 2016 May;78(4):401-11
From the UK Clinical Research Collaboration Centre of Excellence for Public Health (Hughes, Patterson, Woodside, Donnelly, Linden, Esquirol, Kee), Queens University of Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom; Clinic for General and Interventional Cardiology (Hughes, Blankenberg, Zeller), University Heart Centre Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany; German Centre for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK) Partner Site Hamburg/Lübeck/Kiel (Hughes, Blankenberg, Zeller), Germany; MRC Epidemiology Unit (Hughes), University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom; Department of Psychology (Appleton), Bournemouth University, Dorset, United Kingdom; and UMR 1027 Université Paul Sabatier-CHU (Esquirol), Toulouse, France.

A prospective study of measured body size and height and risk of keratinocyte cancers and melanoma.
Cancer Epidemiol 2016 Feb 18;40:119-25. Epub 2015 Dec 18.
Population Health Department, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, 300 Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, Australia; Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute and University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre, Manchester, UK.

Black Tea Consumption and Risk of Skin Cancer: An 11-Year Prospective Study.
Nutr Cancer 2015 11;67(7):1049-55. Epub 2015 Sep 11.
c QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Cancer and Population Studies Group , Brisbane , Queensland , Australia and Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre, Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute and University , Manchester , UK.




Predictive value of galectin-3 for incident cardiovascular disease and heart failure in the population-based FINRISK 1997 cohort.
Int J Cardiol 2015 Aug 9;192:33-9. Epub 2015 May 9.
National Institute for Health and Welfare, Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, Helsinki, Finland. Electronic address:


Fatty Acid-binding Proteins 1 and 2 Differentially Modulate the Activation of Peroxisome Proliferator-activated Receptor α in a Ligand-selective Manner.
J Biol Chem 2015 May 6;290(22):13895-906. Epub 2015 Apr 6.
From Drug Delivery, Disposition and Dynamics, ARC Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science and Technology, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University, 381 Royal Parade, Parkville, Victoria, 3052,



Characterization of two distinct modes of drug binding to human intestinal fatty acid binding protein.
ACS Chem Biol 2014 Nov 2;9(11):2526-34. Epub 2014 Sep 2.
Medicinal Chemistry, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and ∥Drug Delivery, Disposition and Dynamics, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University , 381 Royal Parade, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia.



Nomograms to predict recurrence and survival in stage IIIB and IIIC melanoma after therapeutic lymphadenectomy.
Eur J Cancer 2014 May 6;50(7):1301-9. Epub 2014 Mar 6.
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Cancer and Population Studies Group, Brisbane, Australia; Institute of Inflammation and Repair, University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre, Manchester, UK.


Plasma omega-3 and omega-6 concentrations and risk of cutaneous basal and squamous cell carcinomas in Australian adults.
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2013 Oct 24;22(10):1900-5. Epub 2013 Jul 24.
Authors' Affiliations: Institute of Inflammation and Repair, Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom; Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research; and School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia.

A multiple biomarker risk score for guiding clinical decisions using a decision curve approach.
Eur J Prev Cardiol 2012 Aug 20;19(4):874-84. Epub 2011 Jul 20.
UKCRC Centre of Excellence for Public Health, School of Medicine Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Clinical Sciences B, Queens University Belfast, Grosvenor Road, Belfast, BT12 6BJ, UK.


Veterans walk to beat back pain: study rationale, design and protocol of a randomized trial of a pedometer-based internet mediated intervention for patients with chronic low back pain.
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2010 Sep 13;11:205. Epub 2010 Sep 13.
VA Ann Arbor Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA.


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