Giske Ursin

Professor II
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Academic interests

  • Cancer Epidemiology
  • Nutritional Epidemiology
  • Genetic Epidemiology

Courses taught

  • ERN 2110 - Public nutrition and epidemiology
  • ERN 3220 - Nutrition and cancer
  • ERN 4321 - World nutrition situation
  • UiO - Problem based learning (PBL) sessions

Background

EDUCATION

  • 1992: (PhD) Epidemiology, Univ. of California at Los Angeles
  • 1987: (cand.med.) Univ. of Bergen
  • 1985: (MPH) Epidemiology, Univ. of California at Los Angeles

POSITIONS HELD

  • 2013-present: Professor II, Dept. of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo
  • 2011-present: Director, The Cancer Registry of Norway - inst. of population-based cancer research,
  • 2011-present: Professor Emerita, Dept of Preventive Med., University of Southern California (USC) School of Medicine
  • 2009-2010: Professor w/tenure, Dept. of Preventive Med., USC School of Medicine (leave of absence, 2009-2010)
  • 2001-2013: Professor, Dept. of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Univ. of Oslo (leave of absence 2005-8/2008, 12/2010-2013)
  • 2001-2009: Associate Prof. w/tenure, Dept. of Preventive Med., USC School of Medicine (leave of absence 2001-2004, and 2008-2009)
  • 1998-2001: Ass. Prof, Dept. of Preventive Med., USC School of Medicine
  • 1997-1998: Ass. Prof. of Research, Dept. of Preventive Med., USC School of Medicine
  • 1995-1997: Research Ass. Prof., Dept. of Preventive Med., USC School of Medicine
  • 1992-1995: Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. of Preventive Med., USC School of Medicine
  • 6-9/1990 & 9/1991: Visiting Scientist, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland
  • 1984-1986: Research Fellow, Dept. of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Univ. of Bergen

Awards

  • 2004: Member, Norwegian Academy of Science and letters, Natural Sciences Division (Group 7: Medical Sciences)

Selected other positions held

  • 1999 - present: Member, Editorial Board, Breast Cancer Research, Associate Editor from 2016-
  • 2011 - 2013: Member, Steering Group, Molecular Epidemiology Group, America Assoc. For Cancer Research (AACR)
  • 2011 - 2015: Norwegian National Council for Quality Improvement and Priority Setting in Health Care 
  • 2011- present: Board member, Association of Nordic Cancer Registries (ANCR), President 2012 & 2017
  • 2013 - present: Member, Partnership Against Cancer (Norwegian Directorate of Health)
  • 2015 - present: Member, Scientific Council, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
  • 2016 - present: Vice Chair, Scientific Council, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
  • 2016 - present: Member, Steering Group, National Cancer Institute Cohort Consortium, USA
Tags: Cancer, Genetic and epidemiology

Publications

  • Ellingjord-Dale, Merete; Kalleberg, Karl Trygve; Istre, Mette Stausland; Nygaard, Anders Benteson; Brunvoll, Sonja Hjellegjerde & Eggesbø, Linn Margrethe [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2022). The use of public transport and contraction of SARS-CoV-2 in a large prospective cohort in Norway. BMC Infectious Diseases. ISSN 1471-2334. 22(1). doi: 10.1186/s12879-022-07233-5.
  • Johansson, Anna L. V.; Larønningen, Siri; Skovlund, Charlotte Wessel; Kristiansen, Marnar Fríðheim; Mørch, Lina Steinrud & Friis, Søren [Show all 18 contributors for this article] (2022). The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on cancer diagnosis based on pathology notifications: A comparison across the Nordic countries during 2020. International Journal of Cancer. ISSN 0020-7136. doi: 10.1002/ijc.34029.
  • Simon, Julia; Brenner, Nicole; Reich, Sibylle; Langseth, Hilde; Hansen, Bo Lars Thorvald Terning & Ursin, Giske [Show all 13 contributors for this article] (2022). Nasopharyngeal carcinoma patients from Norway show elevated Epstein-Barr virus IgA and IgG antibodies prior to diagnosis. Cancer Epidemiology. ISSN 1877-7821. 77. doi: 10.1016/j.canep.2022.102117.
  • Vik, Kirsti Lund; Johansson, Anna L. V.; Trewin, Cassia Bree; Russnes, Hege Elisabeth Giercksky & Ursin, Giske (2022). Incidence of breast cancer subtypes in immigrant and non-immigrant women in Norway. Breast Cancer Research. ISSN 1465-5411. 24(1). doi: 10.1186/s13058-021-01498-5.
  • Botteri, Edoardo; Hoff, Geir; Randel, Kristin Ranheim; Holme, Øyvind; de Lange, Thomas & Bernklev, Tomm [Show all 15 contributors for this article] (2022). Characteristics of non-participants in a randomized colorectal cancer screening trial comparing sigmoidoscopy and faecal immunochemical testing. International Journal of Cancer. ISSN 0020-7136. doi: 10.1002/ijc.34025.
  • Enerly, Espen; Holmstrøm, Lena; Skog, Anna; Knudsen, Kristin Oterholt; Nygård, Jan Franz & Møller, Bjørn [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2021). Inspire: A new opportunity for cancer pharmacoepidemiology research. Norsk Epidemiologi. ISSN 0803-2491. 29(1-2), p. 29–33. doi: 10.5324/nje.v29i1-2.4043.
  • Johannessen, Tom Børge; Smeland, Sigbjørn; Aaserud, Stein; Buanes, Eirik Alnes; Skog, Anna & Ursin, Giske [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2021). COVID-19 in Cancer Patients, Risk Factors for Disease and Adverse Outcome, a Population-Based Study From Norway. Frontiers in Oncology. ISSN 2234-943X. 11. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2021.652535. Full text in Research Archive
  • Lee, Eunjung; Kawaguchi, Eric S.; Zhang, Juanjuan; Kim, Sue E.; Deapen, Dennis & Liu, Lihua [Show all 13 contributors for this article] (2021). Bariatric surgery in patients with breast and endometrial cancer in California: population-based prevalence and survival. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. ISSN 1550-7289. 18(1), p. 42–52. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2021.09.017.
  • Storås, Anne Marie Holck; Fosså, Sophie Dorothea; Ursin, Giske & Kulle, Bettina (2021). Survival trends for patients with primary metastatic prostate cancer before and after the introduction of new antitumor drugs. Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases. ISSN 1365-7852. p. 1–6. doi: 10.1038/s41391-021-00445-x.
  • Kværner, Ane Sørlie; Birkeland, Einar Elvbakken; Bucher-Johannessen, Cecilie; Vinberg, Elina; Nordby, Jan Inge & Kangas, Harri [Show all 27 contributors for this article] (2021). The CRCbiome study: a large prospective cohort study examining the role of lifestyle and the gut microbiome in colorectal cancer screening participants. BMC Cancer. ISSN 1471-2407. 21. doi: 10.1186/s12885-021-08640-8. Full text in Research Archive
  • Lilleborge, Marie; Falk, Ragnhild Sørum; Sørlie, Therese; Ursin, Giske & Hofvind, Solveig (2021). Can breast cancer be stopped? Modifiable risk factors of breast cancer among women with a prior benign or premalignant lesion. International Journal of Cancer. ISSN 0020-7136. 149(6), p. 1247–1256. doi: 10.1002/ijc.33680. Full text in Research Archive
  • Johansson, Anna; Trewin, Cassia Bree; Fredriksson, Irma; Reinertsen, Kristin Valborg; Russnes, Hege Elisabeth Giercksky & Ursin, Giske (2021). In modern times, how important are breast cancer stage, grade and receptor subtype for survival: a population-based cohort study. Breast Cancer Research. ISSN 1465-5411. 23(17). doi: 10.1186/s13058-021-01393-z. Full text in Research Archive
  • Lilleborge, Marie; Falk, Ragnhild Sørum; Hovda, Tone; Holmen, Marit Muri; Ursin, Giske & Hofvind, Solveig (2021). Patterns of aggressiveness: risk of progression to invasive breast cancer by mammographic features of calcifications in screen-detected ductal carcinoma in situ. Acta Radiologica. ISSN 0284-1851. p. 1–10. doi: 10.1177/02841851211006319.
  • Hjerkind, Kirsti Vik; Larsen, Inger Kristin; Aaserud, Stein; Møller, Bjørn & Ursin, Giske (2020). Cancer incidence in non-immigrants and immigrants in Norway. Acta Oncologica. ISSN 0284-186X. 59(11), p. 1275–1283. doi: 10.1080/0284186X.2020.1817549. Full text in Research Archive
  • Trewin, Cassia Bree; Hjerkind, Kirsti Vik; Johansson, Anna; Strand, Bjørn Heine; Kiserud, Cecilie E. & Ursin, Giske (2020). Socioeconomic inequalities in stage-specific breast cancer incidence: a nationwide registry study of 1.1 million young women in Norway, 2000–2015. Acta Oncologica. ISSN 0284-186X. 59(11), p. 1284–1290 . doi: 10.1080/0284186X.2020.1753888.
  • Randel, Kristin Ranheim; Schult, Anna Lisa; Botteri, Edoardo; Hoff, Geir; Bretthauer, Michael & Ursin, Giske [Show all 20 contributors for this article] (2020). Colorectal cancer screening with repeated fecal immunochemical test versus sigmoidoscopy: baseline results from a randomized trial. Gastroenterology. ISSN 0016-5085. 160(4), p. 1085–1096. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2020.11.037. Full text in Research Archive
  • Larsen, Inger Kristin; Myklebust, Tor Åge; Babigumira, Ronnie; Vinberg, Elina; Møller, Bjørn & Ursin, Giske (2020). Education, income and risk of cancer: results from a Norwegian registry-based study. Acta Oncologica. ISSN 0284-186X. 59(11), p. 1300–1307. doi: 10.1080/0284186X.2020.1817548.
  • Nilbert, Mef; Thomsen, Linda Aagaard; Winther Jensen, Jens; Møller, Henrik; Borre, Michael & Widenlou Nordmark, Arvid [Show all 11 contributors for this article] (2020). The power of empirical data; lessons from the clinical registry initiatives in Scandinavian cancer care. Acta Oncologica. ISSN 0284-186X. 59(11), p. 1343–1356. doi: 10.1080/0284186X.2020.1820573.
  • Lee, Eunjung; Kinninger, April; Ursin, Giske; Tseng, Chiu-Chen; Hurley, Susan & Wang, Miaomiao [Show all 11 contributors for this article] (2020). Serum levels of commonly detected persistent organic pollutants and per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) and mammographic density in postmenopausal women. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH). ISSN 1661-7827. 17(2), p. 1–10. doi: 10.3390/ijerph17020606. Full text in Research Archive
  • Lee, Eunjung; Doanvo, Namphuong; Lee, MiHee; Soe, Zayar; Lee, Alice & Van, Doan [Show all 11 contributors for this article] (2020). Immigration history, lifestyle characteristics, and breast density in the Vietnamese American Women’s Health Study: a cross-sectional analysis. Cancer Causes and Control. ISSN 0957-5243. 31(2), p. 127–138. doi: 10.1007/s10552-019-01264-1.
  • Trewin, Cassia Bree; Johansson, Anna; Vik, Kirsti Lund; Strand, Bjørn Heine; Kiserud, Cecilie E. & Ursin, Giske (2020). Stage‑specific survival has improved for young breast cancer patients since 2000: but not equally. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. ISSN 0167-6806. 182, p. 477–489. doi: 10.1007/s10549-020-05698-z. Full text in Research Archive
  • Schoemaker, Minouk J.; Nichols, Hazel B.; Wright, Lauren B.; Brook, Mark N.; Jones, Michael E. & O'Brien, Katie M. [Show all 43 contributors for this article] (2020). Adult weight change and premenopausal breast cancer risk: A prospective pooled analysis of data from 628,463 women. International Journal of Cancer. ISSN 0020-7136. p. 1–10. doi: 10.1002/ijc.32892. Full text in Research Archive
  • Dench, Evenda; Bond-Smith, Daniela; Darcey, Ellie; Lee, Grant; Aung, Ye K. & Chan, Ariane [Show all 32 contributors for this article] (2019). Measurement challenge: Protocol for international case-control comparison of mammographic measures that predict breast cancer risk. BMJ Open. ISSN 2044-6055. 9:e031041(12), p. 1–6. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-031041.
  • Ma, Huiyan; Malone, Kathleen E; McDonald, Jill A.; Marchbanks, Polly A.; Ursin, Giske & Strom, Brian L. [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2019). Pre-diagnosis alcohol consumption and mortality risk among black women and white women with invasive breast cancer. BMC Cancer. ISSN 1471-2407. 19(1). doi: 10.1186/s12885-019-5991-8. Full text in Research Archive
  • Kreimer, Aimée R.; Ferreiro-Iglesias, Aida; Nygård, Mari; Bender, Noemi; Schroeder, Lea & Hildesheim, Alan [Show all 40 contributors for this article] (2019). Timing of HPV16-E6 antibody seroconversion before OPSCC: Findings from the HPVC3 consortium. Annals of Oncology. ISSN 0923-7534. 30(8), p. 1335–1343. doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdz138. Full text in Research Archive
  • Samavat, Hamed; Wu, Anna H.; Ursin, Giske; Torkelson, Carolyn J.; Wang, Renwei & Yu, Mimi C. [Show all 9 contributors for this article] (2019). Green tea catechin extract supplementation does not influence circulating sex hormones and insulin-like growth factor axis proteins in a randomized controlled trial of postmenopausal women at high risk of breast cancer. Journal of Nutrition. ISSN 0022-3166. 149(4), p. 619–627. doi: 10.1093/jn/nxy316.
  • Lilleborge, Marie; Falk, Ragnhild Sørum; Russnes, Hege Elisabeth Giercksky; Sauer, Torill; Ursin, Giske & Hofvind, Solveig (2019). Risk of breast cancer by prior screening results among women participating in BreastScreen Norway. Cancer. ISSN 0008-543X. 125(19), p. 3330–3337. doi: 10.1002/cncr.32330. Full text in Research Archive
  • Kulle, Bettina; Støer, Nathalie Charlotte; Martinsen, Jan Ivar; Ursin, Giske; Weiderpass, Elisabete & Thoresen, G. Hege [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2019). Identification of potential carcinogenic and chemopreventive effects of prescription drugs: A protocol for a Norwegian registry-based study. BMJ Open. ISSN 2044-6055. 9:e028504(4), p. 1–7. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-028504. Full text in Research Archive
  • McCullough, Marjorie L.; Zoltick, Emilie S.; Weinstein, Stephanie J.; Fedirko, Veronika; Wang, Molin & Cook, Nancy R. [Show all 56 contributors for this article] (2019). Circulating vitamin D and colorectal cancer risk: An international pooling project of 17 cohorts. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. ISSN 0027-8874. 111(2), p. 158–169. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djy087.
  • Johansson, Anna; Trewin, Cassia Bree; Vik, Kirsti Lund; Ellingjord-Dale, Merete; Johannessen, Tom Børge & Ursin, Giske (2019). Breast cancer-specific survival by clinical subtype after 7 years follow-up of young and elderly women in a nationwide cohort. International Journal of Cancer. ISSN 0020-7136. 144(6), p. 1251–1261. doi: 10.1002/ijc.31950. Full text in Research Archive
  • Bergholtz, Helga; Lien, Tonje Gulbrandsen; Ursin, Giske; Holmen, Marit Muri; Helland, Åslaug & Sørlie, Therese [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2019). A Longitudinal Study of the Association between Mammographic Density and Gene Expression in Normal Breast Tissue. Journal of mammary gland biology and neoplasia. ISSN 1083-3021. 24(2), p. 163–175. doi: 10.1007/s10911-018-09423-x. Full text in Research Archive
  • Andreassen, Trude; Hansen, Bo Terning; Engesæter, Birgit Øvstebø; Hashim, Dana; Støer, Nathalie Charlotte & Trope, Ameli [Show all 9 contributors for this article] (2019). Psychological effect of cervical cancer screening when changing primary screening method from cytology to high-risk human papilloma virus testing. International Journal of Cancer. ISSN 0020-7136. 145(1), p. 29–39. doi: 10.1002/ijc.32067. Full text in Research Archive
  • Hoff, Geir; Ursin, Giske; Løberg, Magnus; de Lange, Thomas; Skovlund, Eva & Holme, Øyvind (2019). Continuous development of colorectal cancer screening programs. Acta Oncologica. ISSN 0284-186X. 3(1), p. 822–823. doi: 10.1080/0284186X.2019.1588475. Full text in Research Archive
  • Nichols, Hazel B.; Schoemaker, Minouk J.; Cai, Jianwen; Xu, Jiawei; Wright, Lauren B. & Brook, Mark N. [Show all 43 contributors for this article] (2019). Breast cancer risk after recent childbirth: A pooled analysis of 15 prospective studies. Annals of Internal Medicine. ISSN 0003-4819. 170(1), p. 22–30. doi: 10.7326/M18-1323. Full text in Research Archive
  • Schoemaker, Minouk J.; Nichols, Hazel B.; Wright, Lauren B.; Brook, Mark N.; Jones, Michael & O'Brien, Katie M. [Show all 50 contributors for this article] (2018). Association of Body Mass Index and Age with Subsequent Breast Cancer Risk in Premenopausal Women. JAMA Oncology. ISSN 2374-2437. 4(11), p. 1–10. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.1771.
  • Ellingjord-Dale, Merete; Vos, Linda; Vik, Kirsti Lund; Hjartåker, Anette; Russnes, Hege Elisabeth Giercksky & Treti, Steinar [Show all 9 contributors for this article] (2018). Number of Risky Lifestyle Behaviors and Breast Cancer Risk . JNCI Cancer Spectrum. ISSN 2515-5091. 2(3). doi: 10.1093/jncics/pky030. Full text in Research Archive
  • Hudson, Sue; Hjerkind, Kirsti Vik; Vinnicombe, Sarah; Allen, Steve; Trewin, Cassia Bree & Ursin, Giske [Show all 8 contributors for this article] (2018). Adjusting for BMI in analyses of volumetric mammographic density and breast cancer risk. Breast Cancer Research. ISSN 1465-5411. 20(1). doi: 10.1186/s13058-018-1078-8.
  • Vik, Kirsti Lund; Larsen, Inger Kristin; Møller, Bjørn & Ursin, Giske (2018). Kreftutvikling og befolkningssammensetning i Norge 1990-2016. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. ISSN 0029-2001. 138(19). doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.17.0938.
  • Rounge, Trine Ballestad; Umu, Sinan Uğur; Keller, Andreas; Meese, Eckart; Ursin, Giske & Tretli, Steinar [Show all 8 contributors for this article] (2018). Circulating small non-coding RNAs associated with age, sex, smoking, body mass and physical activity. Scientific Reports. ISSN 2045-2322. 8( ). doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-35974-4. Full text in Research Archive
  • Pukkala, Eero; Engholm, Gerda; Højsgaard Schmidt, Lise Kristine; Storm, Hans; Khan, Staffan & Lambe, Mats [Show all 15 contributors for this article] (2018). Nordic Cancer Registries - an overview of their procedures and data comparability. Acta Oncologica. ISSN 0284-186X. 57(4), p. 440–455. doi: 10.1080/0284186X.2017.1407039.
  • Travis, Ruth C; Perez-Cornago, Aurora; Appleby, Paul N; Albanes, Demetrius; Joshu, Corinne E & Lutsey, Pamela [Show all 66 contributors for this article] (2018). A collaborative analysis of individual participant data from 19 prospective studies assesses circulating Vitamin D and prostate cancer risk. Cancer Research. ISSN 0008-5472. 79(1), p. 274–285. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-18-2318. Full text in Research Archive
  • Lee, Eunjung; Luo, Jianning; Schumacher, Fredrick R.; van den Berg, David; Wu, Anna H. & Stram, Daniel O. [Show all 8 contributors for this article] (2018). Growth factor genes and change in mammographic density after stopping combined hormone therapy in the California Teachers Study 06 Biological Sciences 0604 Genetics. BMC Cancer. ISSN 1471-2407. 18:1072, p. 1–8. doi: 10.1186/s12885-018-4981-6. Full text in Research Archive
  • Watts, Eleanor L.; Appleby, Paul N.; Perez-Cornago, Aurora; Bueno-De-Mesquita, Hendrik Bastiaan; Chan, June M. & Chen, Chu [Show all 45 contributors for this article] (2018). Low free testosterone and prostate cancer risk: A collaborative analysis of 20 prospective studies. European Urology. ISSN 0302-2838. 74(5), p. 585–594. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2018.07.024. Full text in Research Archive
  • Hjerkind, Kirsti Vik; Ellingjord-Dale, Merete; Johansson, Anna L.V; Aase, Hildegunn Siv; Hoff, Solveig Roth & Hofvind, Solveig [Show all 9 contributors for this article] (2018). Volumetric Mammographic Density, Age-Related Decline, and Breast Cancer Risk Factors in a National Breast Cancer Screening Program. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention. ISSN 1055-9965. 27(9), p. 1065–1074. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-18-0151.
  • Sandvei, Marie Søfteland; Vatten, Lars Johan; Bjelland, Elisabeth Krefting; Eskild, Anne; Hofvind, Solveig & Ursin, Giske [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2018). Menopausal hormone therapy and breast cancer risk: effect modification by body mass through life. European Journal of Epidemiology (EJE). ISSN 0393-2990. doi: 10.1007/s10654-018-0431-7. Full text in Research Archive
  • Ma, Huiyan; Ursin, Giske; Xu, Xinxin; Lee, Eunjung; Togawa, Kayo & Malone, Kathleen E. [Show all 15 contributors for this article] (2018). Body mass index at age 18 years and recent body mass index in relation to risk of breast cancer overall and ER/PR/HER2-defined subtypes in white women and African-American women: A pooled analysis. Breast Cancer Research. ISSN 1465-5411. 20(5). doi: 10.1186/s13058-017-0931-5. Full text in Research Archive
  • Andreassen, Trude; Melnic, Adriana; Figueiredo, Rejane Augusta de Oliveira; Moen, Kåre; Şuteu, Ofelia & Nicula, Florian [Show all 8 contributors for this article] (2018). Attendance to cervical cancer screening among Roma and non-Roma women living in North-Western region of Romania. International Journal of Public Health. ISSN 1661-8556. 63(5), p. 609–619. doi: 10.1007/s00038-018-1107-5. Full text in Research Archive
  • Holme, Øyvind; Løberg, Magnus; Kalager, Mette; Bretthauer, Michael; Hernán, Miguel A. & Aas, Eline [Show all 14 contributors for this article] (2018). Long-term effectiveness of sigmoidoscopy screening on colorectal cancer incidence and mortality in women and men: A randomized trial. Annals of Internal Medicine. ISSN 0003-4819. 168(11), p. 775–782. doi: 10.7326/M17-1441. Full text in Research Archive
  • Moshina, Nataliia; Roman, Martha; Sebuødegård, Sofie; Wåde, Gunvor Gipling; Ursin, Giske & Hofvind, Solveig (2018). Comparison of subjective and fully automated methods for measuring mammographic density . Acta Radiologica. ISSN 0284-1851. 59(2), p. 154–160. doi: 10.1177/0284185117712540.
  • Samavat, Hamed; Ursin, Giske; Emory, Tim H.; Lee, Eunjung; Wang, Renwei & Torkelson, Carolyn J. [Show all 15 contributors for this article] (2017). A randomized controlled trial of green tea extract supplementation and mammographic density in postmenopausal women at increased risk of breast cancer. Cancer Prevention Research. ISSN 1940-6207. 10(12), p. 710–718. doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-17-0187.
  • Botteri, Edoardo; Støer, Nathalie Charlotte; Sakshaug, Solveig; Graff-Iversen, Sidsel; Vangen, Siri & Hofvind, Solveig [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2017). Menopausal hormone therapy and colorectal cancer: a linkage between nationwide registries in Norway. BMJ Open. ISSN 2044-6055. 7(11). doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017639. Full text in Research Archive
  • Ellingjord-Dale, Merete; Vos, Linda; Vik, Kirsti Lund; Hjartåker, Anette; Russnes, Hege Elisabeth Giercksky & Tretli, Steinar [Show all 9 contributors for this article] (2017). Alcohol, physical activity, smoking and breast cancer subtypes in a large nested case-control study from the Norwegian Breast Cancer Screening Program. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention. ISSN 1055-9965. 26(12), p. 1736–1744. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-17-0611.
  • Michailidou, Kyriaki; Lindström, Sara; Dennis, Joe; Beesley, Jonathan; Hui, Shirley & Kar, Siddhartha [Show all 359 contributors for this article] (2017). Association analysis identifies 65 new breast cancer risk loci. Nature. ISSN 0028-0836. 551(7678), p. 92–94. doi: 10.1038/nature24284.
  • Leinonen, Maarit; Campbell, Suzanne; Ursin, Giske; Trope, Ameli & Nygård, Mari (2017). Barriers to cervical cancer screening faced by immigrants: A registry-based study of 1.4 million women in Norway. European Journal of Public Health. ISSN 1101-1262. 27(5), p. 873–879. doi: 10.1093/eurpub/ckx093.
  • Moshina, Nataliia; Roman, Martha; Wåde, Gunvor Gipling; Sebuødegård, Sofie; Ursin, Giske & Hofvind, Solveig (2017). Breast compression parameters and mammographic density in the Norwegian Breast Cancer Screening Programme. European Radiology. ISSN 0938-7994. 28(4), p. 1662–1672. doi: 10.1007/s00330-017-5104-5.
  • Ursin, Giske; Sen, Sagar; Mottu, Jean-Marie & Nygård, Mari (2017). Protecting privacy in large datasets-first we assess the risk; Then we fuzzy the data. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention. ISSN 1055-9965. 26(8), p. 1219–1224. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-17-0172.
  • Vik, Kirsti Lund; Gislefoss, Randi Elin; Tretli, Steinar; Nystad, Wenche; Bjørge, Tone & Engeland, Anders [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2017). Cohort Profile Update: The Janus Serum Bank Cohort in Norway. International Journal of Epidemiology. ISSN 0300-5771. 46(4), p. 1101–1102f. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyw302.
  • Burton, Anya; Maskarinec, Gertraud; Perez-Gomez, Beatriz; Vachon, Celine; Miao, Hui & Lajous, Martín [Show all 54 contributors for this article] (2017). Mammographic density and ageing: A collaborative pooled analysis of cross-sectional data from 22 countries worldwide. Nature Methods. ISSN 1548-7091. 14:e1002335(6), p. 1–20. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002335.
  • Byrne, Celia; Ursin, Giske; Martin, Christopher F.; Peck, Jennifer D.; Cole, Elodia B. & Zeng, Donglin [Show all 16 contributors for this article] (2017). Mammographic density change with estrogen and progestin therapy and breast cancer risk. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. ISSN 0027-8874. 109(9:djx001), p. 1–7. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djx001.
  • Botteri, Edoardo; Støer, Nathalie; Sakshaug, Solveig; Graff-Iversen, Sidsel; Vangen, Siri & Hofvind, Solveig [Show all 8 contributors for this article] (2017). Menopausal hormone therapy and risk of melanoma: Do estrogens and progestins have a different role? International Journal of Cancer. ISSN 0020-7136. 141(9), p. 1763–1770. doi: 10.1002/ijc.30878. Full text in Research Archive
  • Andreassen, Trude; Weiderpass, Elisabete; Nicula, Florian; Suteu, Ofelia; Itu, Andreea & Bumbu, Minodora [Show all 9 contributors for this article] (2017). Controversies about cervical cancer screening: A qualitative study of Roma women's (non)participation in cervical cancer screening in Romania. Social Science and Medicine. ISSN 0277-9536. 183, p. 48–55. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2017.04.040. Full text in Research Archive
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