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Melinda  Aldrich

Melinda Aldrich, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor of Thoracic Surgery

Contact Information:

609 Oxford House
1313 21st Ave. South
Nashville, TN 37232-4682
615-322-3386

Profile

Melinda Aldrich is an Assistant Professor in the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Her research focuses on identifying genetic and environmental factors contributing to health disparities in lung cancer incidence and survival. Dr. Aldrich's interests also include personalized genomic testing and pharmacogenetics.

Education
  • B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz, 1992
  • M.P.H., University of California, Berkeley, 2003 
  • Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2007
 
Research Description

Our research is focused on understanding why there are differences in lung cancer risk and survival among different racial/ethnic populations. Specifically, my lab is focused on identifying genetic, social and environmental risk factors for lung cancer and its related phenotypes, such as nicotine addiction and pulmonary function. Investigating gene-environment and gene-gene interactions may explain some of the differences in disease between racial/ethnic groups.

African Americans have the highest lung cancer incidence and mortality compared to all other racial/ethnic groups. We use large-scale cohorts such as the Southern Community Cohort Study (SCCS) to understand genetic and environmental factors contributing to disease in racially mixed populations. This research includes collecting genetic, clinical, biomarker and environmental data and then combining these data to understand lung cancer prognosis. Additional ongoing projects are using the Vanderbilt electronic health records linked to the DNA databank (BioVU) to explore genetic contributors to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

Publications
  • Jones CC, Bush WS, Crawford DC, Wenzlaff AS, Schwartz AG, Wiencke JK, Wrensch MR, Blot WJ, Chanock SJ, Grogan EL, Aldrich MC. Germline Genetic Variants and Lung Cancer Survival in African Americans. Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev [print-electronic]. 2017 Aug; 26(8): 1288-95. PMID: 28619829, PMCID: PMC5540773, PII: 1055-9965.EPI-16-0998, DOI: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-16-0998, ISSN: 1538-7755.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28619829.
  • McKay JD, Hung RJ, Han Y, Zong X, Carreras-Torres R, Christiani DC, Caporaso NE, Johansson M, Xiao X, Li Y, Byun J, Dunning A, Pooley KA, Qian DC, Ji X, Liu G, Timofeeva MN, Bojesen SE, Wu X, Le Marchand L, Albanes D, Bickeböller H, Aldrich MC, Bush WS, Tardon A, Rennert G, Teare MD, Field JK, Kiemeney LA, Lazarus P, Haugen A, Lam S, Schabath MB, Andrew AS, Shen H, Hong YC, Yuan JM, Bertazzi PA, Pesatori AC, Ye Y, Diao N, Su L, Zhang R, Brhane Y, Leighl N, Johansen JS, Mellemgaard A, Saliba W, Haiman CA, Wilkens LR, Fernandez-Somoano A, Fernandez-Tardon G, van der Heijden HFM, Kim JH, Dai J, Hu Z, Davies MPA, Marcus MW, Brunnström H, Manjer J, Melander O, Muller DC, Overvad K, Trichopoulou A, Tumino R, Doherty JA, Barnett MP, Chen C, Goodman GE, Cox A, Taylor F, Woll P, Brüske I, Wichmann HE, Manz J, Muley TR, Risch A, Rosenberger A, Grankvist K, Johansson M, Shepherd FA, Tsao MS, Arnold SM, Haura EB, Bolca C, Holcatova I, Janout V, Kontic M, Lissowska J, Mukeria A, Ognjanovic S, Orlowski TM, Scelo G, Swiatkowska B, Zaridze D, Bakke P, Skaug V, Zienolddiny S, Duell EJ, Butler LM, Koh WP, Gao YT, Houlston RS, McLaughlin J, Stevens VL, Joubert P, Lamontagne M, Nickle DC, Obeidat M, Timens W, Zhu B, Song L, Kachuri L, Artigas MS, Tobin MD, Wain LV, , Rafnar T, Thorgeirsson TE, Reginsson GW, Stefansson K, Hancock DB, Bierut LJ, Spitz MR, Gaddis NC, Lutz SM, Gu F, Johnson EO, Kamal A, Pikielny C, Zhu D, Lindströem S, Jiang X, Tyndale RF, Chenevix-Trench G, Beesley J, Bossé Y, Chanock S, Brennan P, Landi MT, Amos CI. Large-scale association analysis identifies new lung cancer susceptibility loci and heterogeneity in genetic susceptibility across histological subtypes. Nat. Genet [print-electronic]. 2017 Jul; 49(7): 1126-32. PMID: 28604730, PMCID: PMC5510465, PII: ng.3892, DOI: 10.1038/ng.3892, ISSN: 1546-1718.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28604730.
  • Kodaman N, Sobota RS, Asselbergs FW, Oetjens MT, Moore JH, Brown NJ, Aldrich MC, Williams SM. Genetic Effects on the Correlation Structure of CVD Risk Factors: Exome-Wide Data From a Ghanaian Population. Glob Heart [print-electronic]. 2017 Apr 4/10/2017; PMID: 28408189, PII: S2211-8160(17)30013-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.gheart.2017.01.013, ISSN: 2211-8179.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28408189.
  • Ciesielski TH, Aldrich MC, Marsit CJ, Hiatt RA, Williams SM. Transdisciplinary approaches enhance the production of translational knowledge. Transl Res [print-electronic]. 2017 Apr; 182: 123-34. PMID: 27893987, PMCID: PMC5362296, PII: S1931-5244(16)30353-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.trsl.2016.11.002, ISSN: 1878-1810.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27893987.
  • Carreras-Torres R, Johansson M, Haycock PC, Wade KH, Relton CL, Martin RM, Davey Smith G, Albanes D, Aldrich MC, Andrew A, Arnold SM, Bickeböller H, Bojesen SE, Brunnström H, Manjer J, Brüske I, Caporaso NE, Chen C, Christiani DC, Christian WJ, Doherty JA, Duell EJ, Field JK, Davies MPA, Marcus MW, Goodman GE, Grankvist K, Haugen A, Hong YC, Kiemeney LA, van der Heijden EHFM, Kraft P, Johansson MB, Lam S, Landi MT, Lazarus P, Le Marchand L, Liu G, Melander O, Park SL, Rennert G, Risch A, Haura EB, Scelo G, Zaridze D, Mukeriya A, Savic M, Lissowska J, Swiatkowska B, Janout V, Holcatova I, Mates D, Schabath MB, Shen H, Tardon A, Teare MD, Woll P, Tsao MS, Wu X, Yuan JM, Hung RJ, Amos CI, McKay J, Brennan P. Obesity, metabolic factors and risk of different histological types of lung cancer: A Mendelian randomization study. PLoS ONE. 2017; 12(6): e0177875. PMID: 28594918, PMCID: PMC5464539, PII: PONE-D-17-10050, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0177875, ISSN: 1932-6203.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28594918.
  • Giri A, Hartmann KE, Aldrich MC, Ward RM, Wu JM, Park AJ, Graff M, Qi L, Nassir R, Wallace RB, O'Sullivan MJ, North KE, Velez Edwards DR, Edwards TL. Admixture mapping of pelvic organ prolapse in African Americans from the Women's Health Initiative Hormone Therapy trial. PLoS ONE. 2017; 12(6): e0178839. PMID: 28582460, PMCID: PMC5459562, PII: PONE-D-16-33760, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0178839, ISSN: 1932-6203.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28582460.
  • Sausville LN, Jones CC, Aldrich MC, Blot WJ, Pozzi A, Williams SM. Genetic variation in the eicosanoid pathway is associated with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) survival. PLoS ONE. 2017; 12(7): e0180471. PMID: 28704416, PMCID: PMC5509150, PII: PONE-D-17-07758, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0180471, ISSN: 1932-6203.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28704416.
  • Kodaman N, Aldrich MC, Sobota R, Asselbergs FW, Brown NJ, Moore JH, Williams SM. Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1 and Diagnosis of the Metabolic Syndrome in a West African Population. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Oct 10/3/2016; 5(10): PMID: 27697752, PMCID: PMC5121488, PII: JAHA.116.003867, DOI: 10.1161/JAHA.116.003867, ISSN: 2047-9980.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27697752.
  • Zanetti KA, Wang Z, Aldrich M, Amos CI, Blot WJ, Bowman ED, Burdette L, Cai Q, Caporaso N, Chung CC, Gillanders EM, Haiman CA, Hansen HM, Henderson BE, Kolonel LN, Marchand LL, Li S, McNeill LH, Ryan BM, Schwartz AG, Sison JD, Spitz MR, Tucker M, Wenzlaff AS, Wiencke JK, Wilkens L, Wrensch MR, Wu X, Zheng W, Zhou W, Christiani D, Palmer JR, Penning TM, Rieber AG, Rosenberg L, Ruiz-Narvaez EA, Su L, Vachani A, Wei Y, Whitehead AS, Chanock SJ, Harris CC. Genome-wide association study confirms lung cancer susceptibility loci on chromosomes 5p15 and 15q25 in an African-American population. Lung Cancer [print-electronic]. 2016 Aug; 98: 33-42. PMID: 27393504, PMCID: PMC4939239, PII: S0169-5002(16)30320-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2016.05.008, ISSN: 1872-8332.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27393504.
  • Machiela MJ, Zhou W, Karlins E, Sampson JN, Freedman ND, Yang Q, Hicks B, Dagnall C, Hautman C, Jacobs KB, Abnet CC, Aldrich MC, Amos C, Amundadottir LT, Arslan AA, Beane-Freeman LE, Berndt SI, Black A, Blot WJ, Bock CH, Bracci PM, Brinton LA, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Burdett L, Buring JE, Butler MA, Canzian F, Carreón T, Chaffee KG, Chang IS, Chatterjee N, Chen C, Chen C, Chen K, Chung CC, Cook LS, Crous Bou M, Cullen M, Davis FG, De Vivo I, Ding T, Doherty J, Duell EJ, Epstein CG, Fan JH, Figueroa JD, Fraumeni JF, Friedenreich CM, Fuchs CS, Gallinger S, Gao YT, Gapstur SM, Garcia-Closas M, Gaudet MM, Gaziano JM, Giles GG, Gillanders EM, Giovannucci EL, Goldin L, Goldstein AM, Haiman CA, Hallmans G, Hankinson SE, Harris CC, Henriksson R, Holly EA, Hong YC, Hoover RN, Hsiung CA, Hu N, Hu W, Hunter DJ, Hutchinson A, Jenab M, Johansen C, Khaw KT, Kim HN, Kim YH, Kim YT, Klein AP, Klein R, Koh WP, Kolonel LN, Kooperberg C, Kraft P, Krogh V, Kurtz RC, LaCroix A, Lan Q, Landi MT, Marchand LL, Li D, Liang X, Liao LM, Lin D, Liu J, Lissowska J, Lu L, Magliocco AM, Malats N, Matsuo K, McNeill LH, McWilliams RR, Melin BS, Mirabello L, Moore L, Olson SH, Orlow I, Park JY, Patiño-Garcia A, Peplonska B, Peters U, Petersen GM, Pooler L, Prescott J, Prokunina-Olsson L, Purdue MP, Qiao YL, Rajaraman P, Real FX, Riboli E, Risch HA, Rodriguez-Santiago B, Ruder AM, Savage SA, Schumacher F, Schwartz AG, Schwartz KL, Seow A, Wendy Setiawan V, Severi G, Shen H, Sheng X, Shin MH, Shu XO, Silverman DT, Spitz MR, Stevens VL, Stolzenberg-Solomon R, Stram D, Tang ZZ, Taylor PR, Teras LR, Tobias GS, Van Den Berg D, Visvanathan K, Wacholder S, Wang JC, Wang Z, Wentzensen N, Wheeler W, White E, Wiencke JK, Wolpin BM, Wong MP, Wu C, Wu T, Wu X, Wu YL, Wunder JS, Xia L, Yang HP, Yang PC, Yu K, Zanetti KA, Zeleniuch-Jacquotte A, Zheng W, Zhou B, Ziegler RG, Perez-Jurado LA, Caporaso NE, Rothman N, Tucker M, Dean MC, Yeager M, Chanock SJ. Female chromosome X mosaicism is age-related and preferentially affects the inactivated X chromosome. Nat Commun. 2016 Jun 6/13/2016; 7: 11843. PMID: 27291797, PMCID: PMC4909985, PII: ncomms11843, DOI: 10.1038/ncomms11843, ISSN: 2041-1723.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27291797.
  • Baharian S, Barakatt M, Gignoux CR, Shringarpure S, Errington J, Blot WJ, Bustamante CD, Kenny EE, Williams SM, Aldrich MC, Gravel S. The Great Migration and African-American Genomic Diversity. PLoS Genet. 2016 May; 12(5): e1006059. PMID: 27232753, PMCID: PMC4883799, PII: PGENETICS-D-15-03120, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1006059, ISSN: 1553-7404.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27232753.
  • Hollister BM, Restrepo NA, Farber-Eger E, Crawford DC, Aldrich MC, Non A. DEVELOPMENT AND PERFORMANCE OF TEXT-MINING ALGORITHMS TO EXTRACT SOCIOECONOMIC STATUS FROM DE-IDENTIFIED ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS. Pac Symp Biocomput. 2016; 22: 230-41. PMID: 27896978, PMCID: PMC5147499, PII: 9789813207813_0023, ISSN: 2335-6936.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27896978.
  • Kodaman N, Aldrich MC, Sobota R, Asselbergs FW, Poku KA, Brown NJ, Moore JH, Williams SM. Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Ghana during the Rural-to-Urban Transition: A Cross-Sectional Study. PLoS ONE. 2016; 11(10): e0162753. PMID: 27732601, PMCID: PMC5061429, PII: PONE-D-16-11762, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0162753, ISSN: 1932-6203.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27732601.
  • Sun J, Zhao M, Jia P, Wang L, Wu Y, Iverson C, Zhou Y, Bowton E, Roden DM, Denny JC, Aldrich MC, Xu H, Zhao Z. Deciphering Signaling Pathway Networks to Understand the Molecular Mechanisms of Metformin Action. PLoS Comput. Biol. 2015 Jun; 11(6): e1004202. PMID: 26083494, PMCID: PMC4470683, PII: PCOMPBIOL-D-14-01790, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1004202, ISSN: 1553-7358.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26083494.
  • Aldrich MC, Hidalgo B, Widome R, Briss P, Brownson RC, Teutsch SM. The role of epidemiology in evidence-based policy making: a case study of tobacco use in youth. Ann Epidemiol [print-electronic]. 2015 May; 25(5): 360-5. PMID: 24875267, PMCID: PMC4211989, PII: S1047-2797(14)00149-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2014.03.005, ISSN: 1873-2585.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24875267.
  • Machiela MJ, Zhou W, Sampson JN, Dean MC, Jacobs KB, Black A, Brinton LA, Chang IS, Chen C, Chen C, Chen K, Cook LS, Crous Bou M, De Vivo I, Doherty J, Friedenreich CM, Gaudet MM, Haiman CA, Hankinson SE, Hartge P, Henderson BE, Hong YC, Hosgood HD, Hsiung CA, Hu W, Hunter DJ, Jessop L, Kim HN, Kim YH, Kim YT, Klein R, Kraft P, Lan Q, Lin D, Liu J, Le Marchand L, Liang X, Lissowska J, Lu L, Magliocco AM, Matsuo K, Olson SH, Orlow I, Park JY, Pooler L, Prescott J, Rastogi R, Risch HA, Schumacher F, Seow A, Setiawan VW, Shen H, Sheng X, Shin MH, Shu XO, VanDen Berg D, Wang JC, Wentzensen N, Wong MP, Wu C, Wu T, Wu YL, Xia L, Yang HP, Yang PC, Zheng W, Zhou B, Abnet CC, Albanes D, Aldrich MC, Amos C, Amundadottir LT, Berndt SI, Blot WJ, Bock CH, Bracci PM, Burdett L, Buring JE, Butler MA, Carreón T, Chatterjee N, Chung CC, Cook MB, Cullen M, Davis FG, Ding T, Duell EJ, Epstein CG, Fan JH, Figueroa JD, Fraumeni JF, Freedman ND, Fuchs CS, Gao YT, Gapstur SM, Patiño-Garcia A, Garcia-Closas M, Gaziano JM, Giles GG, Gillanders EM, Giovannucci EL, Goldin L, Goldstein AM, Greene MH, Hallmans G, Harris CC, Henriksson R, Holly EA, Hoover RN, Hu N, Hutchinson A, Jenab M, Johansen C, Khaw KT, Koh WP, Kolonel LN, Kooperberg C, Krogh V, Kurtz RC, LaCroix A, Landgren A, Landi MT, Li D, Liao LM, Malats N, McGlynn KA, McNeill LH, McWilliams RR, Melin BS, Mirabello L, Peplonska B, Peters U, Petersen GM, Prokunina-Olsson L, Purdue M, Qiao YL, Rabe KG, Rajaraman P, Real FX, Riboli E, Rodríguez-Santiago B, Rothman N, Ruder AM, Savage SA, Schwartz AG, Schwartz KL, Sesso HD, Severi G, Silverman DT, Spitz MR, Stevens VL, Stolzenberg-Solomon R, Stram D, Tang ZZ, Taylor PR, Teras LR, Tobias GS, Viswanathan K, Wacholder S, Wang Z, Weinstein SJ, Wheeler W, White E, Wiencke JK, Wolpin BM, Wu X, Wunder JS, Yu K, Zanetti KA, Zeleniuch-Jacquotte A, Ziegler RG, de Andrade M, Barnes KC, Beaty TH, Bierut LJ, Desch KC, Doheny KF, Feenstra B, Ginsburg D, Heit JA, Kang JH, Laurie CA, Li JZ, Lowe WL, Marazita ML, Melbye M, Mirel DB, Murray JC, Nelson SC, Pasquale LR, Rice K, Wiggs JL, Wise A, Tucker M, Pérez-Jurado LA, Laurie CC, Caporaso NE, Yeager M, Chanock SJ. Characterization of large structural genetic mosaicism in human autosomes. Am. J. Hum. Genet. 2015 Mar 3/5/2015; 96(3): 487-97. PMID: 25748358, PMCID: PMC4375431, PII: S0002-9297(15)00019-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2015.01.011, ISSN: 1537-6605.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25748358.
  • Wassenaar CA, Ye Y, Cai Q, Aldrich MC, Knight J, Spitz MR, Wu X, Blot WJ, Tyndale RF. CYP2A6 reduced activity gene variants confer reduction in lung cancer risk in African American smokers--findings from two independent populations. Carcinogenesis [print-electronic]. 2015 Jan; 36(1): 99-103. PMID: 25416559, PMCID: PMC4291053, PII: bgu235, DOI: 10.1093/carcin/bgu235, ISSN: 1460-2180.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25416559.
  • Xu H, Aldrich MC, Chen Q, Liu H, Peterson NB, Dai Q, Levy M, Shah A, Han X, Ruan X, Jiang M, Li Y, Julien JS, Warner J, Friedman C, Roden DM, Denny JC. Validating drug repurposing signals using electronic health records: a case study of metformin associated with reduced cancer mortality. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2015 Jan; 22(1): 179-91. PMID: 25053577, PMCID: PMC4433365, PII: amiajnl-2014-002649, DOI: 10.1136/amiajnl-2014-002649, ISSN: 1527-974X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25053577.
  • Aldrich MC, Munro HM, Mumma M, Grogan EL, Massion PP, Blackwell TS, Blot WJ. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and subsequent overall and lung cancer mortality in low-income adults. PLoS ONE. 2015; 10(3): e0121805. PMID: 25811837, PMCID: PMC4374870, PII: PONE-D-14-50985, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0121805, ISSN: 1932-6203.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25811837.
  • Wang Z, Zhu B, Zhang M, Parikh H, Jia J, Chung CC, Sampson JN, Hoskins JW, Hutchinson A, Burdette L, Ibrahim A, Hautman C, Raj PS, Abnet CC, Adjei AA, Ahlbom A, Albanes D, Allen NE, Ambrosone CB, Aldrich M, Amiano P, Amos C, Andersson U, Andriole G, Andrulis IL, Arici C, Arslan AA, Austin MA, Baris D, Barkauskas DA, Bassig BA, Beane Freeman LE, Berg CD, Berndt SI, Bertazzi PA, Biritwum RB, Black A, Blot W, Boeing H, Boffetta P, Bolton K, Boutron-Ruault MC, Bracci PM, Brennan P, Brinton LA, Brotzman M, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Buring JE, Butler MA, Cai Q, Cancel-Tassin G, Canzian F, Cao G, Caporaso NE, Carrato A, Carreon T, Carta A, Chang GC, Chang IS, Chang-Claude J, Che X, Chen CJ, Chen CY, Chen CH, Chen C, Chen KY, Chen YM, Chokkalingam AP, Chu LW, Clavel-Chapelon F, Colditz GA, Colt JS, Conti D, Cook MB, Cortessis VK, Crawford ED, Cussenot O, Davis FG, De Vivo I, Deng X, Ding T, Dinney CP, Di Stefano AL, Diver WR, Duell EJ, Elena JW, Fan JH, Feigelson HS, Feychting M, Figueroa JD, Flanagan AM, Fraumeni JF, Freedman ND, Fridley BL, Fuchs CS, Gago-Dominguez M, Gallinger S, Gao YT, Gapstur SM, Garcia-Closas M, Garcia-Closas R, Gastier-Foster JM, Gaziano JM, Gerhard DS, Giffen CA, Giles GG, Gillanders EM, Giovannucci EL, Goggins M, Gokgoz N, Goldstein AM, Gonzalez C, Gorlick R, Greene MH, Gross M, Grossman HB, Grubb R, Gu J, Guan P, Haiman CA, Hallmans G, Hankinson SE, Harris CC, Hartge P, Hattinger C, Hayes RB, He Q, Helman L, Henderson BE, Henriksson R, Hoffman-Bolton J, Hohensee C, Holly EA, Hong YC, Hoover RN, Hosgood HD, Hsiao CF, Hsing AW, Hsiung CA, Hu N, Hu W, Hu Z, Huang MS, Hunter DJ, Inskip PD, Ito H, Jacobs EJ, Jacobs KB, Jenab M, Ji BT, Johansen C, Johansson M, Johnson A, Kaaks R, Kamat AM, Kamineni A, Karagas M, Khanna C, Khaw KT, Kim C, Kim IS, Kim JH, Kim YH, Kim YC, Kim YT, Kang CH, Jung YJ, Kitahara CM, Klein AP, Klein R, Kogevinas M, Koh WP, Kohno T, Kolonel LN, Kooperberg C, Kratz CP, Krogh V, Kunitoh H, Kurtz RC, Kurucu N, Lan Q, Lathrop M, Lau CC, Lecanda F, Lee KM, Lee MP, Le Marchand L, Lerner SP, Li D, Liao LM, Lim WY, Lin D, Lin J, Lindstrom S, Linet MS, Lissowska J, Liu J, Ljungberg B, Lloreta J, Lu D, Ma J, Malats N, Mannisto S, Marina N, Mastrangelo G, Matsuo K, McGlynn KA, McKean-Cowdin R, McNeill LH, McWilliams RR, Melin BS, Meltzer PS, Mensah JE, Miao X, Michaud DS, Mondul AM, Moore LE, Muir K, Niwa S, Olson SH, Orr N, Panico S, Park JY, Patel AV, Patino-Garcia A, Pavanello S, Peeters PH, Peplonska B, Peters U, Petersen GM, Picci P, Pike MC, Porru S, Prescott J, Pu X, Purdue MP, Qiao YL, Rajaraman P, Riboli E, Risch HA, Rodabough RJ, Rothman N, Ruder AM, Ryu JS, Sanson M, Schned A, Schumacher FR, Schwartz AG, Schwartz KL, Schwenn M, Scotlandi K, Seow A, Serra C, Serra M, Sesso HD, Severi G, Shen H, Shen M, Shete S, Shiraishi K, Shu XO, Siddiq A, Sierrasesumaga L, Sierri S, Loon Sihoe AD, Silverman DT, Simon M, Southey MC, Spector L, Spitz M, Stampfer M, Stattin P, Stern MC, Stevens VL, Stolzenberg-Solomon RZ, Stram DO, Strom SS, Su WC, Sund M, Sung SW, Swerdlow A, Tan W, Tanaka H, Tang W, Tang ZZ, Tardon A, Tay E, Taylor PR, Tettey Y, Thomas DM, Tirabosco R, Tjonneland A, Tobias GS, Toro JR, Travis RC, Trichopoulos D, Troisi R, Truelove A, Tsai YH, Tucker MA, Tumino R, Van Den Berg D, Van Den Eeden SK, Vermeulen R, Vineis P, Visvanathan K, Vogel U, Wang C, Wang C, Wang J, Wang SS, Weiderpass E, Weinstein SJ, Wentzensen N, Wheeler W, White E, Wiencke JK, Wolk A, Wolpin BM, Wong MP, Wrensch M, Wu C, Wu T, Wu X, Wu YL, Wunder JS, Xiang YB, Xu J, Yang HP, Yang PC, Yatabe Y, Ye Y, Yeboah ED, Yin Z, Ying C, Yu CJ, Yu K, Yuan JM, Zanetti KA, Zeleniuch-Jacquotte A, Zheng W, Zhou B, Mirabello L, Savage SA, Kraft P, Chanock SJ, Yeager M, Landi MT, Shi J, Chatterjee N, Amundadottir LT. Imputation and subset-based association analysis across different cancer types identifies multiple independent risk loci in the TERT-CLPTM1L region on chromosome 5p15.33. Hum. Mol. Genet [print-electronic]. 2014 Dec 12/15/2014; 23(24): 6616-33. PMID: 25027329, PMCID: PMC4240198, PII: ddu363, DOI: 10.1093/hmg/ddu363, ISSN: 1460-2083.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25027329.
  • Julien JS, Lang R, Brown TN, Aldrich MC, Deppen SA, Wu H, Feurer ID, Tarpley M, Hill G, Tarpley J, Beauchamp RD, Grogan EL. Minority Underrepresentation in Academia: Factors Impacting Careers of Surgery Residents. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2014 Dec 12/1/2014; 1(4): 238-46. PMID: 25396113, PMCID: PMC4226069, DOI: 10.1007/s40615-014-0030-6, ISSN: 2197-3792.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25396113.
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