Stig Egil Bojesen

Stig Egil Bojesen

Clinical Professor


  1. 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

  2. Published

    Genomic analyses identify hundreds of variants associated with age at menarche and support a role for puberty timing in cancer risk. / Day, Felix R; Thompson, Deborah J; Helgason, Hannes; Chasman, Daniel I; Finucane, Hilary K; Sulem, Patrick; Ruth, Katherine S; Whalen, Sean; Sarkar, Abhishek K; Albrecht, Eva; Altmaier, Elisabeth; Amini, Marzyeh; Barbieri, Caterina M; Boutin, Thibaud S; Campbell, Archie; Demerath, Ellen; Giri, Ayush; He, Chunyan; Hottenga, Jouke Jan; Karlsson, Robert; Kolcic, Ivana; Loh, Po-Ru; Lunetta, Kathryn L; Mangino, Massimo; Marco, Brumat; McMahon, George; Medland, Sarah E.; Nolte, Ilja M; Noordam, Raymond; Nutile, Teresa; Paternoster, Lavinia; Perjakova, Natalia; Porcu, Eleonora; Rose, Lynda M; Schraut, Katharina E; Segrè, Ayellet V; Smith, Albert V; Stolk, Lisette; Teumer, Alexander; Andrulis, Irene L; Bandinelli, Stefania; Beckmann, Matthias W; Benitez, Javier; Bergmann, Sven; Bochud, Murielle; Boerwinkle, Eric; Bojesen, Stig E; Bolla, Manjeet K; Brand, Judith S; Zhao, Jing Hua; LifeLines Cohort Study.

    In: Nature Genetics, Vol. 49, No. 6, 06.2017, p. 834-841.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Identification of ten variants associated with risk of estrogen-receptor-negative breast cancer. / Milne, Roger L; Kuchenbaecker, Karoline B; Michailidou, Kyriaki; Beesley, Jonathan; Kar, Siddhartha; Lindström, Sara; Hui, Shirley; Lemaçon, Audrey; Soucy, Penny; Dennis, Joe; Jiang, Xia; Rostamianfar, Asha; Finucane, Hilary; Bolla, Manjeet K; McGuffog, Lesley; Wang, Qin; Aalfs, Cora M; ABCTB Investigators; Adams, Marcia; Adlard, Julian; Agata, Simona; Ahmed, Shahana; Ahsan, Habibul; Aittomäki, Kristiina; Al-Ejeh, Fares; Allen, Jamie; Ambrosone, Christine B; Amos, Christopher I; Andrulis, Irene L; Anton-Culver, Hoda; Antonenkova, Natalia N; Arndt, Volker; Arnold, Norbert; Aronson, Kristan J; Auber, Bernd; Auer, Paul L; Ausems, Margreet G E M; Azzollini, Jacopo; Bacot, François; Balmaña, Judith; Bojesen, Stig E; Gerdes, Anne-Marie; Lænkholm, Anne-Vibeke; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Schmidt, Marjanka K; Antoniou, Antonis C; Simard, Jacques.

    In: Nature Genetics, Vol. 49, No. 12, 2017, p. 1767-1778.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Kringle IV Type 2, Not Low Lipoprotein(a), as a Cause of Diabetes : A Novel Genetic Approach Using SNPs Associated Selectively with Lipoprotein(a) Concentrations or with Kringle IV Type 2 Repeats. / Tolbus, Andra; Mortensen, Martin B; Nielsen, Sune F; Kamstrup, Pia R; Bojesen, Stig E; Nordestgaard, Børge G.

    In: Clinical Chemistry, Vol. 63, No. 12, 12.2017, p. 1866-1876.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Large-scale association analysis identifies new lung cancer susceptibility loci and heterogeneity in genetic susceptibility across histological subtypes. / McKay, James D.; Hung, Rayjean J.; Han, Younghun; Zong, Xuchen; Carreras-Torres, Robert; Christiani, David C.; Caporaso, Neil E.; Johansson, Mattias; Xiao, Xiangjun; Li, Yafang; Byun, Jinyoung; Dunning, Alison; Pooley, Karen A.; Qian, David C.; Ji, Xuemei; Liu, Geoffrey; Timofeeva, Maria N.; Bojesen, Stig E.; Wu, Xifeng; Marchand, Loic Le; Albanes, Demetrios; Bickeböller, Heike; Aldrich, Melinda C.; Bush, William S.; Tardon, Adonina; Rennert, Gad; Teare, M. Dawn; Field, John K.; Kiemeney, Lambertus A.; Lazarus, Philip; Haugen, Aage; Lam, Stephen; Schabath, Matthew B.; Andrew, Angeline S.; Shen, Hongbing; Hong, Yun Chul; Yuan, Jian Min; Bertazzi, Pier Alberto; Pesatori, Angela C.; Ye, Yuanqing; Diao, Nancy; Su, Li; Zhang, Ruyang; Brhane, Yonathan; Leighl, Natasha; Johansen, Jakob S.; Mellemgaard, Anders; Saliba, Walid; Haiman, Christopher A.; Wilkens, Lynne R.; SpiroMeta Consortium; Rafnar, Thorunn; Thorgeirsson, Thorgeir E; Reginsson, Gunnar W.; Brennan, Paul; Landi, Maria Teresa; Amos, Christopher I.

    In: Nature Genetics, Vol. 49, No. 7, 2017, p. 1126-1132.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Obesity, metabolic factors and risk of different histological types of lung cancer : A Mendelian randomization study. / Carreras-Torres, Robert; Johansson, Mattias; Haycock, Philip C; Wade, Kaitlin H; Relton, Caroline L; Martin, Richard M; Davey Smith, George; Albanes, Demetrius; Aldrich, Melinda C; Andrew, Angeline; Arnold, Susanne M; Bickeböller, Heike; Bojesen, Stig E; Brunnström, Hans; Manjer, Jonas; Brüske, Irene; Caporaso, Neil E; Chen, Chu; Christiani, David C; Christian, W Jay; Doherty, Jennifer A; Duell, Eric J; Field, John K; Davies, Michael P A; Marcus, Michael W; Goodman, Gary E; Grankvist, Kjell; Haugen, Aage; Hong, Yun-Chul; Kiemeney, Lambertus A; van der Heijden, Erik H F M; Kraft, Peter; Johansson, Mikael B; Lam, Stephen; Landi, Maria Teresa; Lazarus, Philip; Le Marchand, Loïc; Liu, Geoffrey; Melander, Olle; Park, Sungshim L; Rennert, Gad; Risch, Angela; Haura, Eric B; Scelo, Ghislaine; Zaridze, David; Mukeriya, Anush; Savić, Milan; Lissowska, Jolanta; Swiatkowska, Beata; Janout, Vladimir; Holcatova, Ivana; Mates, Dana; Schabath, Matthew B; Shen, Hongbing; Tardon, Adonina; Teare, M Dawn; Woll, Penella; Tsao, Ming-Sound; Wu, Xifeng; Yuan, Jian-Min; Hung, Rayjean J; Amos, Christopher I; McKay, James; Brennan, Paul.

    In: PloS one, Vol. 12, No. 6, e0177875, 2017.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Pleiotropy of genetic variants on obesity and smoking phenotypes : Results from the Oncoarray Project of The International Lung Cancer Consortium. / Wang, Tao; Moon, Jee-Young; Wu, Yiqun; Amos, Christopher I; Hung, Rayjean J; Tardon, Adonina; Andrew, Angeline; Chen, Chu; Christiani, David C; Albanes, Demetrios; Heijden, Erik H F M van der; Duell, Eric; Rennert, Gadi; Goodman, Gary; Liu, Geoffrey; Mckay, James D; Yuan, Jian-Min; Field, John K; Manjer, Jonas; Grankvist, Kjell; Kiemeney, Lambertus A; Marchand, Loic Le; Teare, M Dawn; Schabath, Matthew B; Johansson, Mattias; Aldrich, Melinda C; Davies, Michael; Johansson, Mikael; Tsao, Ming-Sound; Caporaso, Neil; Lazarus, Philip; Lam, Stephen; Bojesen, Stig E; Arnold, Susanne; Wu, Xifeng; Zong, Xuchen; Hong, Yun-Chul; Ho, Gloria Y F.

    In: PloS one, Vol. 12, No. 9, e0185660, 2017.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Reproductive profiles and risk of breast cancer subtypes : A multi-center case-only study. / Brouckaert, Olivier; Rudolph, Anja; Laenen, Annouschka; Keeman, Renske; Bolla, Manjeet K.; Wang, Qin; Soubry, Adelheid; Wildiers, Hans; Andrulis, Irene L.; Arndt, Volker; Beckmann, Matthias W.; Benitez, Javier; Blomqvist, Carl; Bojesen, Stig E.; Brauch, Hiltrud; Brennan, Paul; Brenner, Hermann; Chenevix-Trench, Georgia; Choi, Ji Yeob; Cornelissen, Sten; Couch, Fergus J.; Cox, Angela; Cross, Simon S.; Czene, Kamila; Eriksson, Mikael; Fasching, Peter A.; Figueroa, Jonine; Flyger, Henrik; Giles, Graham G.; González-Neira, Anna; Guénel, Pascal; Hall, Per; Hollestelle, Antoinette; Hopper, John L.; Ito, Hidemi; Jones, Michael; Kang, Daehee; kConFab; Knight, Julia A.; Kosma, Veli Matti; Li, Jingmei; Lindblom, Annika; Lilyquist, Jenna; Lophatananon, Artitaya; Mannermaa, Arto; Manoukian, Siranoush; Margolin, Sara; Matsuo, Keitaro; Muir, Kenneth; Nevanlinna, Heli; Peterlongo, Paolo; Change-Claude, Jenny; Lambrechts, Diether; Neven, Patrick.

    In: Breast Cancer Research, Vol. 19, 119, 07.11.2017.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Shorter leukocyte telomere length is associated with higher risk of infections : a prospective study of 75,309 individuals from the general population. / Helby, Jens; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Benfield, Thomas; Bojesen, Stig E.

    In: Haematologica, Vol. 102, No. 8, 08.2017, p. 1457-1465.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Telomere length and depression : prospective cohort study and Mendelian randomisation study in 67 306 individuals. / Wium-Andersen, Marie Kim; Ørsted, David Dynnes; Rode, Line; Bojesen, Stig Egil; Nordestgaard, Børge Grønne.

    In: The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science, Vol. 210, No. 1, 01.2017, p. 31-38.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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