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Week 14

Adherence to the WCRF/AICR 2018 recommendations for cancer prevention and risk of cancer: prospective cohort studies of men and women.
Kaluza J, Harris HR, Håkansson N, Wolk A
Br. J. Cancer 2020 Mar;():

Alcohol consumption in relation to carotid subclinical atherosclerosis and its progression: results from a European longitudinal multicentre study.
Laguzzi F, Baldassarre D, Veglia F, Strawbridge RJ, Humphries SE, Rauramaa R, et al
Eur J Nutr 2020 Mar;():

Antibodies against Malondialdehyde in Haemodialysis Patients and Its Association with Clinical Outcomes: Differences between Subclasses and Isotypes.
Samal SK, Qureshi AR, Rahman M, Stenvinkel P, Frostegård J
J Clin Med 2020 Mar;9(3):

Causal associations of thyroid function and dysfunction with overall, breast and thyroid cancer: a two-sample Mendelian randomization study.
Yuan S, Kar S, Vithayathil M, Carter P, Mason AM, Burgess S, et al
Int. J. Cancer 2020 Mar;():

Classification and Nomenclature of Metacaspases and Paracaspases: No More Confusion with Caspases.
Minina EA, Staal J, Alvarez VE, Berges JA, Berman-Frank I, Beyaert R, et al
Mol. Cell 2020 Mar;77(5):927-929

Desloratadine and loratadine use associated with improved melanoma survival.
Fritz I, Wagner P, Bottai M, Eriksson H, Ingvar C, Krakowski I, et al
Allergy 2020 Mar;():

Effect of radiotherapy for rectal cancer on female sexual function: a prospective cohort study.
Svanström Röjvall A, Buchli C, Bottai M, Ahlberg M, Flöter-Rådestad A, Martling A, et al
Br J Surg 2020 Apr;107(5):525-536

Functional informed genome-wide interaction analysis of body mass index, diabetes and colorectal cancer risk.
Xia Z, Su YR, Petersen P, Qi L, Kim AE, Figueiredo JC, et al
Cancer Med 2020 Mar;():

Guidelines for Limiting Exposure to Electromagnetic Fields (100 kHz to 300 GHz).
International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection (ICNIRP)1,2.
Health Phys 2020 03;():

Regulatory needs and activities to address the retinoid system in the context of endocrine disruption: The European viewpoint.
Grignard E, Håkansson H, Munn S
Reprod. Toxicol. 2020 Mar;93():250-258

Smoking and snuff use in pregnancy and the risk of asthma and wheeze in pre-schoolchildren-A population-based register study.
Lundholm C, Gunnerbeck A, D'Onofrio BM, Larsson H, Pershagen G, Almqvist C
Clin. Exp. Allergy 2020 Mar;():

The importance of differences; On environment and its interactions with genes, and immunity in the causation of rheumatoid arthritis.
Klareskog L, Rönnelid J, Saevarsdottir S, Padyukov L, Alfredsson L
J. Intern. Med. 2020 Mar;():

Trends in life expectancy: did the gap between the healthy and the ill widen or close?
Meyer AC, Drefahl S, Ahlbom A, Lambe M, Modig K
BMC Med 2020 Mar;18(1):41




Airborne occupational exposures and risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis 

Anna Ilar  
Unit of Translational Epidemiology

Molecular mechanisms of cell death and cell clearance 

Katharina Klöditz 
Unit of Molecular Toxicology

Diet and the risk of latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA) : studies on the association with fish and sweetened beverages 

Josefin Edwall Löfvenborg 
Unit of Epidemiology

Contact allergy in Swedish adolescents : results from the BAMSE cohort study 

Maria Lagrelius  
Unit of Environmental Epidemiology

Occupational exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and early biomarkers related to cardiovascular disease and cancer 

Ayman Alhamdow  
Unit of Metals & Health

Phospholipid related antigens and protective mechanisms : implications for cardiovascular diseases, human autoimmunity and inflammation 

Divya Thiagarajan 
Unit of Immunology and Chronic Disease

Occupational exposure to chemicals and cancer 

Cecilia Videnros 
Unit of Occupational Medicine

Novel immunologic cellular mechanisms in atherosclerosis and potential therapeutic implications

Mizanur Rahman
Unit of Immunology and Chronic Disease

Deciphering microglia plasticity in glioma

Dalel Saidi
Unit of Toxicology


Mitochondria targeting and its consequences for cell death in neuroblastoma

Kadri Valter
Unit of Toxicology

The impact of transcriptional mutagenesis on cellular homeostasis

Monika Ezerskyte
Unit of Biochemical Toxicology

Early-life selenium status and cognitive development

Helena Skröder Löveborn
Unit of Metals & Health

Cellular effects of nickel and nickel oxide nanoparticles : focus on mechanisms related to carcinogenicity

Emma Åkerlund
Unit of Biochemical Toxicology

Innate immune airway responses after exposure to ultrafine and ambient particles : in vivo and in vitro models

Anna Steneholm
Unit of Work Environment Toxicology

Quantification of inflammatory mediators to explore molecular mechanisms and sub-phenotypes of asthma

Johan Kolmert
Unit of Experimental Asthma and Allergy Research

Evidence by interaction : a new role of caspase-2

Jeremy Forsberg
Unit of Toxicology

Occupational skin exposure to cobalt : origin and fate

Jolinde Kettelarij
Unit of work environment toxicology

Development of multi-cellular human lung models to study inflammatory mechanisms and cell-cell interactions

Jie Ji
Unit of work environment toxicology

Characterizing chemical exposure : focus on children's environment

Kristin Larsson
Unit of biochemical toxicology

Use of novel statistical methods in assessing particulate air pollution and evaluating its association with mortality in China

Xin Fang
Unit of biostatistics

Long-term exposure to transportation noise in relation to metabolic and cardiovascular outcomes

Andrei Pyko
Unit of environmental epidemiology

Neutrophil extracellular traps : function in infectious and non-Infectious conditions

Beatrice Lazzaretto
Unit of molecular toxicology

Overweight in relation to allergic disease in childhood and adolescence

Sandra Ekström
Unit of environmental epidemiology

Mathematical programming for optimal probability weighting

Michele Santacatterina
Unit of biostatistics

Short-term exposure to ozone in relation to mortality and out-of-hospital cardiac arrest : exploring sensitive subgroups by previous hospitalizations

Auriba Raza
Unit of environmental epidemiology

Postmenopausal hormone therapy and cardiovascular risk

Germán D. Carrasquilla
Unit of cardiovascular epidemiology