Stig Egil Bojesen

Stig Egil Bojesen

Clinical Professor


  1. Published

    Assessing interactions between the associations of common genetic susceptibility variants, reproductive history and body mass index with breast cancer risk in the breast cancer association consortium: a combined case-control study. / Milne, Roger L; Gaudet, Mia M; Spurdle, Amanda B; Fasching, Peter A; Couch, Fergus J; Benítez, Javier; Arias Pérez, José Ignacio; Zamora, M Pilar; Malats, Núria; Dos Santos Silva, Isabel; Gibson, Lorna J; Fletcher, Olivia; Johnson, Nichola; Anton-Culver, Hoda; Ziogas, Argyrios; Figueroa, Jonine; Brinton, Louise; Sherman, Mark E; Lissowska, Jolanta; Hopper, John L; Dite, Gillian S; Apicella, Carmel; Southey, Melissa C; Sigurdson, Alice J; Linet, Martha S; Schonfeld, Sara J; Freedman, D Michal; Mannermaa, Arto; Kosma, Veli-Matti; Kataja, Vesa; Auvinen, Päivi; Andrulis, Irene L; Glendon, Gord; Knight, Julia A; Weerasooriya, Nayana; Cox, Angela; Reed, Malcolm Wr; Cross, Simon S; Dunning, Alison M; Ahmed, Shahana; Shah, Mitul; Brauch, Hiltrud; Ko, Yon-Dschun; Brüning, Thomas; Lambrechts, Diether; Reumers, Joke; Smeets, Ann; Bojesen, Stig Egil; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Flyger, Henrik; GENICA Network.

    In: Breast Cancer Research (Online Edition), Vol. 12, No. 6, 01.01.2010, p. R110.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    Patient survival and tumor characteristics associated with CHEK2:p.I157T - findings from the Breast Cancer Association Consortium. / Muranen, Taru A; Blomqvist, Carl; Dörk, Thilo; Jakubowska, Anna; Heikkilä, Päivi; Fagerholm, Rainer; Greco, Dario; Aittomäki, Kristiina; Bojesen, Stig E; Shah, Mitul; Dunning, Alison M; Rhenius, Valerie; Hall, Per; Czene, Kamila; Brand, Judith S; Darabi, Hatef; Chang-Claude, Jenny; Rudolph, Anja; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Couch, Fergus J; Hart, Steven N; Figueroa, Jonine; García-Closas, Montserrat; Fasching, Peter A; Beckmann, Matthias W; Li, Jingmei; Liu, Jianjun; Andrulis, Irene L; Winqvist, Robert; Pylkäs, Katri; Mannermaa, Arto; Kataja, Vesa; Lindblom, Annika; Margolin, Sara; Lubinski, Jan; Dubrowinskaja, Natalia; Bolla, Manjeet K; Dennis, Joe; Michailidou, Kyriaki; Wang, Qin; Easton, Douglas F; Pharoah, Paul D P; Schmidt, Marjanka K; Nevanlinna, Heli.

    In: Breast Cancer Research (Online), Vol. 18, 98, 03.10.2016.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Genetic modifiers of CHEK2*1100delC-associated breast cancer risk. / Muranen, Taru A; Greco, Dario; Blomqvist, Carl; Aittomäki, Kristiina; Khan, Sofia; Hogervorst, Frans; Verhoef, Senno; Pharoah, Paul D P; Dunning, Alison M; Shah, Mitul; Luben, Robert; Bojesen, Stig E; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Schoemaker, Minouk; Swerdlow, Anthony; García-Closas, Montserrat; Figueroa, Jonine; Dörk, Thilo; Bogdanova, Natalia V; Hall, Per; Li, Jingmei; Khusnutdinova, Elza; Bermisheva, Marina; Kristensen, Vessela; Borresen-Dale, Anne-Lise; Investigators, Nbcs; Peto, Julian; Dos Santos Silva, Isabel; Couch, Fergus J; Olson, Janet E; Hillemans, Peter; Park-Simon, Tjoung-Won; Brauch, Hiltrud; Hamann, Ute; Burwinkel, Barbara; Marme, Frederik; Meindl, Alfons; Schmutzler, Rita K; Cox, Angela; Cross, Simon S; Sawyer, Elinor J; Tomlinson, Ian; Lambrechts, Diether; Moisse, Matthieu; Lindblom, Annika; Margolin, Sara; Hollestelle, Antoinette; Martens, John W M; Fasching, Peter A; Beckmann, Matthias W; Andrulis, Irene L; Knight, Julia A; Investigators, kConFab/Aocs; Anton-Culver, Hoda; Ziogas, Argyrios; Giles, Graham G; Milne, Roger L; Brenner, Hermann; Arndt, Volker; Mannermaa, Arto; Kosma, Veli-Matti; Chang-Claude, Jenny; Rudolph, Anja; Devilee, Peter; Seynaeve, Caroline; Hopper, John L; Southey, Melissa C; John, Esther M; Whittemore, Alice S; Bolla, Manjeet K; Wang, Qin; Michailidou, Kyriaki; Dennis, Joe; Easton, Douglas F; Schmidt, Marjanka K; Nevanlinna, Heli.

    In: Genetics In Medicine, Vol. 19, No. 5, 2017, p. 599-603.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Diagnostic value of JAK2 V617F somatic mutation for myeloproliferative cancer in 49 488 individuals from the general population. / Nielsen, Camilla; Birgens, Henrik S; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Bojesen, Stig Egil.

    In: British Journal of Haematology, Vol. 160, No. 1, 2013, p. 70-9.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    JAK2V617F Somatic Mutation In The General Population : Myeloproliferative Neoplasm Development And Progression Rate. / Nielsen, Camilla; Bojesen, Stig E; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Kofoed, Klaus Fuglsang; Birgens, Henrik S.

    In: Haematologica, Vol. 99, No. 9, 09.2014, p. 1448-1455.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    The JAK2 V617F somatic mutation, mortality and cancer risk in the general population. / Nielsen, Camilla; Birgens, Henrik S; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Kjaer, Lasse; Bojesen, Stig E.

    In: Acta Haematologica Polonica, Vol. 96, No. 3, 2011, p. 450-3.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Risk of thyroid cancer, brain cancer, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma after adult leukemia : a nationwide study. / Nielsen, Sune F; Bojesen, Stig E; Birgens, Henrik S; Nordestgaard, Børge G.

    In: Blood, Vol. 118, No. 15, 2011, p. 4062-9.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Common breast cancer risk alleles and risk assessment : A study on 35,441 individuals from the Danish general population. / Näslund-Koch, C; Nordestgaard, B G; Bojesen, S E.

    In: Annals of Oncology, Vol. 28, No. 1, 2017, p. 175-181.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Increased Risk for Other Cancers in Addition to Breast Cancer for CHEK2*1100delC Heterozygotes Estimated From the Copenhagen General Population Study. / Näslund-Koch, Charlotte ; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Bojesen, Stig E.

    In: Journal of Clinical Oncology, Vol. 34, No. 11, 10.04.2016, p. 1208-16.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Plasma YKL-40 in Inuit and Danes. / Nøjgaard, Camilla; Johansen, Julia S; Bjerregaard, Peter; Bojesen, Stig E; Becker, Ulrik.

    In: Alcohol and Alcoholism, Vol. 50, No. 1, 01.01.2015, p. 11-7.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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  12. Published

    Fine-mapping identifies two additional breast cancer susceptibility loci at 9q31.2. / Orr, Nick; Dudbridge, Frank; Dryden, Nicola; Maguire, Sarah; Novo, Daniela; Perrakis, Eleni; Johnson, Nichola; Ghoussaini, Maya; Hopper, John L; Southey, Melissa C; Apicella, Carmel; Stone, Jennifer; Schmidt, Marjanka K; Broeks, Annegien; Van't Veer, Laura J; Hogervorst, Frans B; Fasching, Peter A; Haeberle, Lothar; Ekici, Arif B; Beckmann, Matthias W; Gibson, Lorna; Aitken, Zoe; Warren, Helen; Sawyer, Elinor; Tomlinson, Ian; Kerin, Michael J; Miller, Nicola; Burwinkel, Barbara; Marme, Frederik; Schneeweiss, Andreas; Sohn, Chistof; Guénel, Pascal; Truong, Thérèse; Cordina-Duverger, Emilie; Sanchez, Marie; Bojesen, Stig E; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Nielsen, Sune F; Flyger, Henrik; Benitez, Javier; Zamora, Maria Pilar; Arias Perez, Jose Ignacio; Menéndez, Primitiva; Anton-Culver, Hoda; Neuhausen, Susan L; Brenner, Hermann; Dieffenbach, Aida Karina; Arndt, Volker; Stegmaier, Christa; Gao, Yu-Tang; GENICA Network.

    In: Human Molecular Genetics, Vol. 24, No. 10, 2015, p. 2966-84.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Plasma testosterone in the general population, cancer prognosis and cancer risk : a prospective cohort study. / Orsted, D D; Nordestgaard, B G; Bojesen, S E.

    In: Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology / ESMO, Vol. 25, No. 3, 03.2014, p. 712-718.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Reply from Authors re : Stacy Loeb. Use of Baseline Prostate-Specific Antigen Measurements to Personalize Prostate Cancer Screening. Eur Urol 2012;61:875-6. / Orsted, David D; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Jensen, Gorm B; Schnohr, Peter; Bojesen, Stig E; Ørsted, David Dynnes.

    In: European Urology, Vol. 61, No. 5, 2012, p. 876-7.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    Prostate-specific antigen and long-term prediction of prostate cancer incidence and mortality in the general population. / Orsted, David D; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Jensen, Gorm B; Schnohr, Peter; Bojesen, Stig E; Ørsted, David Dynnes.

    In: European Urology, Vol. 61, No. 5, 2012, p. 865-74.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    Smoking and Increased White and Red Blood Cells. / Pedersen, Kasper Mønsted; Çolak, Yunus; Ellervik, Christina; Hasselbalch, Hans Carl; Bojesen, Stig Egil; Nordestgaard, Børge Grønne.

    In: Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, Vol. 39, No. 5, 2019, p. 965-977.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    RAD51B in Familial Breast Cancer. / Pelttari, Liisa M; Khan, Sofia; Vuorela, Mikko; Kiiski, Johanna I; Vilske, Sara; Nevanlinna, Viivi; Ranta, Salla; Schleutker, Johanna; Winqvist, Robert; Kallioniemi, Anne; Dörk, Thilo; Bogdanova, Natalia V; Figueroa, Jonine; Pharoah, Paul D P; Schmidt, Marjanka K; Dunning, Alison M; García-Closas, Montserrat; Bolla, Manjeet K; Dennis, Joe; Michailidou, Kyriaki; Wang, Qin; Hopper, John L; Southey, Melissa C; Rosenberg, Efraim H; Fasching, Peter A; Beckmann, Matthias W; Peto, Julian; Dos-Santos-Silva, Isabel; Sawyer, Elinor J; Tomlinson, Ian; Burwinkel, Barbara; Surowy, Harald; Guénel, Pascal; Truong, Thérèse; Bojesen, Stig E; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Benitez, Javier; González-Neira, Anna; Neuhausen, Susan L; Anton-Culver, Hoda; Brenner, Hermann; Arndt, Volker; Meindl, Alfons; Schmutzler, Rita K; Brauch, Hiltrud; Brüning, Thomas; Lindblom, Annika; Margolin, Sara; Mannermaa, Arto; Hartikainen, Jaana M; kConFab/AOCS Investigators.

    In: PLOS ONE, Vol. 11, No. 5, e0153788, 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Parent-of-origin-specific allelic associations among 106 genomic loci for age at menarche. / Perry, John R B; Day, Felix; Elks, Cathy E; Sulem, Patrick; Thompson, Deborah J; Ferreira, Teresa; He, Chunyan; Chasman, Daniel I; Esko, Tõnu; Thorleifsson, Gudmar; Albrecht, Eva; Ang, Wei Q; Corre, Tanguy; Cousminer, Diana L; Feenstra, Bjarke; Franceschini, Nora; Ganna, Andrea; Johnson, Andrew D; Kjellqvist, Sanela; Lunetta, Kathryn L; McMahon, George; Nolte, Ilja M; Paternoster, Lavinia; Porcu, Eleonora; Smith, Albert V; Stolk, Lisette; Teumer, Alexander; Tšernikova, Natalia; Tikkanen, Emmi; Ulivi, Sheila; Wagner, Erin K; Amin, Najaf; Bierut, Laura J; Byrne, Enda M; Hottenga, Jouke-Jan; Koller, Daniel L; Mangino, Massimo; Pers, Tune H; Yerges-Armstrong, Laura M; Hua Zhao, Jing; Andrulis, Irene L; Anton-Culver, Hoda; Atsma, Femke; Bandinelli, Stefania; Beckmann, Matthias W; Benitez, Javier; Bojesen, Stig E; Melbye, Mads; Nohr, Ellen A; Sørensen, Thorkild I A; Australian Ovarian Cancer Study.

    In: Nature, Vol. 514, No. 7520, 2014, p. 92-7.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    Genetic predisposition to ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast. / Petridis, Christos; Brook, Mark N; Shah, Vandna; Kohut, Kelly; Gorman, Patricia; Caneppele, Michele; Levi, Dina; Papouli, Efterpi; Orr, Nick; Cox, Angela; Cross, Simon S; Dos-Santos-Silva, Isabel; Peto, Julian; Swerdlow, Anthony; Schoemaker, Minouk J; Bolla, Manjeet K; Wang, Q.; Dennis, Joe; Michailidou, Kyriaki; Benitez, Javier; González-Neira, Anna; Tessier, Daniel C; Vincent, Daniel; Li, Jingmei; Figueroa, Jonine; Kristensen, Vessela; Borresen-Dale, Anne-Lise; Soucy, Penny; Simard, Jacques; Milne, Roger L; Giles, Graham G; Margolin, Sara; Lindblom, Annika; Brüning, Thomas; Brauch, Hiltrud; Southey, Melissa C; Hopper, John L; Dörk, Thilo; Bogdanova, Natalia V; Kabisch, Maria; Hamann, Ute; Schmutzler, Rita K; Meindl, Alfons; Brenner, Hermann; Arndt, Volker; Winqvist, Robert; Pylkäs, Katri; Fasching, Peter A; Beckmann, Matthias W; Lubinski, Jan; Jakubowska, Anna; Mulligan, Anna Marie; Andrulis, Irene L; Tollenaar, Rob A E M; Devilee, Peter; Le Marchand, Loic; Haiman, Christopher A; Mannermaa, Arto; Kosma, Veli-Matti; Radice, Paolo; Peterlongo, Paolo; Marme, Frederik; Burwinkel, Barbara; van Deurzen, Carolien H M; Hollestelle, Antoinette; Miller, Nicola; Kerin, Michael J; Lambrechts, Diether; Floris, Giuseppe; Wesseling, Jelle; Flyger, Henrik; Bojesen, Stig E; Yao, Song; Ambrosone, Christine B; Chenevix-Trench, Georgia; Truong, Thérèse; Guénel, Pascal; Rudolph, Anja; Chang-Claude, Jenny; Nevanlinna, Heli; Blomqvist, Carl; Czene, Kamila; Brand, Judith S; Olson, Janet E; Couch, Fergus J; Dunning, Alison M; Hall, Per; Easton, Douglas F; Pharoah, Paul D P; Pinder, Sarah E; Schmidt, Marjanka K; Tomlinson, Ian; Roylance, Rebecca; García-Closas, Montserrat; Sawyer, Elinor J.

    In: Breast Cancer Research (Online Edition), Vol. 18, 22, 17.02.2016, p. 1-15.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. Published

    Common germline polymorphisms associated with breast cancer-specific survival. / Pirie, Ailith; Guo, Qi; Kraft, Peter; Canisius, Sander; Eccles, Diana M; Rahman, Nazneen; Nevanlinna, Heli; Chen, Constance; Khan, Sofia; Tyrer, Jonathan; Bolla, Manjeet K; Wang, Qin; Dennis, Joe; Michailidou, Kyriaki; Lush, Michael; Dunning, Alison M; Shah, Mitul; Czene, Kamila; Darabi, Hatef; Eriksson, Mikael; Lambrechts, Dieter; Weltens, Caroline; Leunen, Karin; van Ongeval, Chantal; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Nielsen, Sune F; Flyger, Henrik; Rudolph, Anja; Seibold, Petra; Flesch-Janys, Dieter; Blomqvist, Carl; Aittomäki, Kristiina; Fagerholm, Rainer; Muranen, Taru A; Olsen, Janet E; Hallberg, Emily; Vachon, Celine; Knight, Julia A; Glendon, Gord; Mulligan, Anna Marie; Broeks, Annegien; Cornelissen, Sten; Haiman, Christopher A; Henderson, Brian E; Schumacher, Frederick; Le Marchand, Loic; Hopper, John L; Tsimiklis, Helen; Apicella, Carmel; Bojesen, Stig E; kConFab Investigators.

    In: Breast cancer research : BCR, Vol. 17, 58, 2015, p. 1-11.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    A genome-wide association scan (GWAS) for mean telomere length within the COGS project : identified loci show little association with hormone-related cancer risk. / Pooley, Karen A; Bojesen, Stig E; Weischer, Maren; Nielsen, Sune F; Thompson, Deborah; Amin Al Olama, Ali; Michailidou, Kyriaki; Tyrer, Jonathan P; Benlloch, Sara; Brown, Judith; Audley, Tina; Luben, Robert; Khaw, K-T; Neal, David E; Hamdy, Freddie C; Donovan, Jenny L; Kote-Jarai, Zsofia; Baynes, Caroline; Shah, Mitul; Bolla, Manjeet K; Wang, Qin; Dennis, Joe; Dicks, Ed; Yang, Rongxi; Rudolph, Anja; Schildkraut, Joellen; Chang-Claude, Jenny; Burwinkel, Barbara; Chenevix-Trench, Georgia; Pharoah, Paul D P; Berchuck, Andrew; Eeles, Rosalind A; Easton, Douglas F; Dunning, Alison M; Nordestgaard, Børge G.

    In: Human Molecular Genetics, Vol. 22, No. 24, 2013, p. 5056-5064.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Genetic variation in mitotic regulatory pathway genes is associated with breast tumor grade. / Purrington, Kristen S; Slettedahl, Seth; Bolla, Manjeet K; Michailidou, Kyriaki; Czene, Kamila; Nevanlinna, Heli; Bojesen, Stig E; Andrulis, Irene L; Cox, Angela; Hall, Per; Carpenter, Jane; Yannoukakos, Drakoulis; Haiman, Christopher A; Fasching, Peter A; Mannermaa, Arto; Winqvist, Robert; Brenner, Hermann; Lindblom, Annika; Chenevix-Trench, Georgia; Benitez, Javier; Swerdlow, Anthony; Kristensen, Vessela; Guénel, Pascal; Meindl, Alfons; Darabi, Hatef; Eriksson, Mikael; Fagerholm, Rainer; Aittomäki, Kristiina; Blomqvist, Carl; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Nielsen, Sune F; Flyger, Henrik; Wang, Xianshu; Olswold, Curtis; Olson, Janet E; Mulligan, Anna Marie; Knight, Julia A; Tchatchou, Sandrine; Reed, Malcolm W R; Cross, Simon S; Liu, Jianjun; Li, Jingmei; Humphreys, Keith; Clarke, Christine; Scott, Rodney; Fostira, Florentia; Fountzilas, George; Konstantopoulou, Irene; Henderson, Brian E; Schumacher, Fredrick; ABCTB Investigators.

    In: Human Molecular Genetics, Vol. 23, No. 22, 15.11.2014, p. 6034-6046.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Peripheral blood leukocyte telomere length and mortality among 64,637 individuals from the general population. / Rode, Line; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Bojesen, Stig E.

    In: National Cancer Institute. Journal (Online), Vol. 107, No. 6, djv074, 06.2015, p. 1-8.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. Published

    Long telomeres and cancer risk among 95 568 individuals from the general population. / Rode, Line; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Bojesen, Stig E.

    In: International Journal of Epidemiology, Vol. 45, No. 5, 10.2016, p. 1634-1643.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    Increased Body Mass Index, Elevated C-reactive Protein, and Short Telomere Length. / Rode, Line; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Weischer, Maren; Bojesen, Stig E.

    In: Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, Vol. 99, No. 9, 09.2014, p. E1671-E1675.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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