Stig Egil Bojesen

Stig Egil Bojesen

Clinical Professor


  1. 2011
  2. Published

    Seven prostate cancer susceptibility loci identified by a multi-stage genome-wide association study

    Kote-Jarai, Z., Olama, A. A. A., Giles, G. G., Severi, G., Schleutker, J., Weischer, M., Campa, D., Riboli, E., Key, T., Gronberg, H., Hunter, D. J., Kraft, P., Thun, M. J., Ingles, S., Chanock, S., Albanes, D., Hayes, R. B., Neal, D. E., Hamdy, F. C., Donovan, J. L., Pharoah, P., Schumacher, F., Henderson, B. E., Stanford, J. L., Ostrander, E. A., Sorensen, K. D., Dörk, T., Andriole, G., Dickinson, J. L., Cybulski, C., Lubinski, J., Spurdle, A., Clements, J. A., Chambers, S., Aitken, J., Gardiner, R. A. F., Thibodeau, S. N., Schaid, D., John, E. M., Maier, C., Vogel, W., Cooney, K. A., Park, S. J., Cannon-Albright, L., Brenner, H., Klarskov, O. P., Nordestgaard, Børge, Røder, A., Tybjærg-Hansen, Anne, Bojesen, Stig Egil & UK Genetic Prostate Cancer Study Collaborators/British Association of Urological Surgeons' Section of Oncology, U. G. P. C. S. C. A. O. U. S. S. O. O., 2011, In: Nature Genetics. 43, 8, p. 785-91 7 p.

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  3. Published

    7q21-rs6964587 and breast cancer risk: an extended case-control study by the Breast Cancer Association Consortium

    Milne, R. L., Lorenzo-Bermejo, J., Burwinkel, B., Malats, N., Arias, J. I., Zamora, M. P., Benítez, J., Humphreys, M. K., García-Closas, M., Chanock, S. J., Lissowska, J., Sherman, M. E., Mannermaa, A., Kataja, V., Kosma, V., Nevanlinna, H., Heikkinen, T., Aittomäki, K., Blomqvist, C., Anton-Culver, H., Ziogas, A., Devilee, P., van Asperen, C. J., Tollenaar, R. A. E. M., Seynaeve, C., Hall, P., Czene, K., Liu, J., Irwanto, A. K., Kang, D., Yoo, K., Noh, D., Couch, F. J., Olson, J. E., Wang, X., Fredericksen, Z., Nordestgaard, Børge, Bojesen, Stig Egil, Flyger, H., Margolin, S., Lindblom, A., Fasching, P. A., Schulz-Wendtland, R., Ekici, A. B., Beckmann, M. W., Wang-Gohrke, S., Shen, C., Yu, J., Hsu, H., Wu, P. & AOCS Group, A. G., 2011, In: Journal of Medical Genetics. 48, 10, p. 698-702 5 p.

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  4. Published

    Confirmation of 5p12 As a Susceptibility Locus for Progesterone-Receptor-Positive, Lower Grade Breast Cancer

    Milne, R. L., Goode, E. L., García-Closas, M., Couch, F. J., Severi, G., Hein, R., Fredericksen, Z., Malats, N., Zamora, M. P., Pérez, J. I. A., Benítez, J., Dörk, T., Schürmann, P., Karstens, J. H., Hillemanns, P., Cox, A., Brock, I. W., Elliot, G., Cross, S. S., Seal, S., Turnbull, C., Renwick, A., Rahman, N., Shen, C., Yu, J., Huang, C., Hou, M., Nordestgaard, Børge, Bojesen, Stig Egil, Lanng, Charlotte, Alnæs, G. G., Kristensen, V., Børrensen-Dale, A., Hopper, J. L., Dite, G. S., Apicella, C., Southey, M. C., Lambrechts, D., Yesilyurt, B. T., Floris, G., Leunen, K., Sangrajrang, S., Gaborieau, V., Brennan, P., McKay, J., Chang-Claude, J., Wang-Gohrke, S., Radice, P., Peterlongo, P., Manoukian, S. & for the GENICA Network, F. T. G. N., 1 Oct 2011, In: Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. 20, 10, p. 2222-2231 10 p.

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  5. Published

    The JAK2 V617F somatic mutation, mortality and cancer risk in the general population

    Nielsen, C., Birgens, H. S., Nordestgaard, Børge, Kjaer, L. & Bojesen, Stig Egil, 2011, In: Acta Haematologica Polonica. 96, 3, p. 450-3 4 p.

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  6. Published

    Risk of thyroid cancer, brain cancer, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma after adult leukemia: a nationwide study

    Nielsen, S. F., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Birgens, H. S. & Nordestgaard, Børge, 2011, In: Blood. 118, 15, p. 4062-9 8 p.

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  7. Published
  8. Published

    Associations of breast cancer risk factors with tumor subtypes: a pooled analysis from the Breast Cancer Association Consortium studies

    Yang, X. R., Chang-Claude, J., Goode, E. L., Couch, F. J., Nevanlinna, H., Milne, R. L., Gaudet, M., Schmidt, M. K., Broeks, A., Cox, A., Fasching, P. A., Hein, R., Spurdle, A. B., Blows, F., Driver, K., Flesch-Janys, D., Heinz, J., Sinn, P., Vrieling, A., Heikkinen, T., Aittomäki, K., Heikkilä, P., Blomqvist, C., Lissowska, J., Peplonska, B., Chanock, S., Figueroa, J., Brinton, L., Hall, P., Czene, K., Humphreys, K., Darabi, H., Liu, J., Van 't Veer, L. J., van Leeuwen, F. E., Andrulis, I. L., Glendon, G., Knight, J. A., Mulligan, A. M., O'Malley, F. P., Weerasooriya, N., John, E. M., Beckmann, M. W., Hartmann, A., Weihbrecht, S. B., Wachter, D. L., Jud, S. M., Loehberg, C. R., Baglietto, L., English, D. R., Giles, G. G., McLean, C. A., Severi, G., Lambrechts, D., Vandorpe, T., Weltens, C., Paridaens, R., Smeets, A., Neven, P., Wildiers, H., Wang, X., Olson, J. E., Cafourek, V., Fredericksen, Z., Kosel, M., Vachon, C., Cramp, H. E., Connley, D., Cross, S. S., Balasubramanian, S. P., Reed, M. W. R., Dörk, T., Bremer, M., Meyer, A., Karstens, J. H., Ay, A., Park-Simon, T., Hillemanns, P., Arias Pérez, J. I., Menéndez Rodríguez, P., Zamora, P., Benítez, J., Ko, Y., Fischer, H., Hamann, U., Pesch, B., Brüning, T., Justenhoven, C., Brauch, H., Eccles, D. M., Tapper, W. J., Gerty, S. M., Sawyer, E. J., Tomlinson, I. P., Jones, A., Kerin, M., Miller, N., McInerney, N., Anton-Culver, H., Ziogas, A., Shen, C., Hsiung, C., Wu, P., Yang, S., Yu, J., Chen, S., Hsu, G., Haiman, C. A., Henderson, B. E., Le Marchand, L., Kolonel, L. N., Lindblom, A., Margolin, S., Jakubowska, A., Lubinski, J., Huzarski, T., Byrski, T., Górski, B., Gronwald, J., Hooning, M. J., Hollestelle, A., van den Ouweland, A. M. W., Jager, A., Kriege, M., Tilanus-Linthorst, M. M. A., Collée, M., Wang-Gohrke, S., Pylkäs, K., Jukkola-Vuorinen, A., Mononen, K., Grip, M., Hirvikoski, P., Winqvist, R., Mannermaa, A., Kosma, V., Kauppinen, J., Kataja, V., Auvinen, P., Soini, Y., Sironen, R., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Ørsted, D. D., Kaur-Knudsen, D., Flyger, H., Nordestgaard, Børge, Holland, H., Chenevix-Trench, G., Manoukian, S., Barile, M., Radice, P., Hankinson, S. E., Hunter, D. J., Tamimi, R., Sangrajrang, S., Brennan, P., McKay, J., Odefrey, F., Gaborieau, V., Devilee, P., Huijts, P. E. A., Tollenaar, R. A. E. M., Seynaeve, C., Dite, G. S., Apicella, C., Hopper, J. L., Hammet, F., Tsimiklis, H., Smith, L. D., Southey, M. C., Humphreys, M. K., Easton, D., Pharoah, P., Sherman, M. E., Garcia-Closas, M., Lubinski, J., Lubinski, J., Lubinski, J., Lubinski, J., Lubinski, J., Lubinski, J., Lubinski, J., Lubinski, J., Lubinski, J., Lubinski, J., Smith, L. D., Lubinski, J. & Lubiński, J., 2 Feb 2011, In: National Cancer Institute. Journal (Print). 103, 3, p. 250-63 14 p.

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  9. Published

    Hyperhomocysteinemia, methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase c.677C>T polymorphism and risk of cancer: cross-sectional and prospective studies and meta-analyses of 75,000 cases and 93,000 controls

    Zacho, J., Yazdanyar, S., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Tybjærg-Hansen, Anne & Nordestgaard, Børge, 2011, In: International Journal of Cancer. 128, 3, p. 644-52 9 p.

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  10. Published

    Association of Clinical Benign Prostate Hyperplasia with Prostate Cancer Incidence and Mortality Revisited: A Nationwide Cohort Study of 3 009 258 Men

    Ørsted, D. D., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nielsen, S. F. & Nordestgaard, Børge, 24 Jun 2011, In: European Urology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. 2012
  12. Published

    Cancer risk by combined levels of YKL-40 and C-reactive protein in the general population

    Allin, Kristine Højgaard, Bojesen, Stig Egil, Johansen, Julia Sidenius & Nordestgaard, Børge, 3 Jan 2012, In: B J C. 106, 1, p. 199-205 7 p.

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  13. Published

    11q13 is a Susceptibility Locus for Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer

    Lambrechts, D., Truong, T., Justenhoven, C., Humphreys, M. K., Wang, J., Hopper, J. L., Dite, G. S., Apicella, C., Southey, M. C., Schmidt, M. K., Broeks, A., Cornelissen, S., Hien, R. V., Sawyer, E., Tomlinson, I., Kerin, M., Miller, N., Milne, R. L., Zamora, M. P., Pérez, J. I. A., Benítez, J., Hamann, U., Ko, Y., Brüning, T., Chang-Claude, J., Eilber, U., Hein, R., Nickels, S., Flesch-Janys, D., Wang-Gohrke, S., John, E. M., Miron, A., Winqvist, R., Pylkäs, K., Jukkola-Vuorinen, A., Grip, M., Chenevix-Trench, G., Beesley, J., Chen, X., Menegaux, F., Cordina-Duverger, E., Shen, C., Yu, J., Wu, P., Hou, M., Andrulis, I. L., Selander, T., Nordestgaard, Børge, Bojesen, Stig Egil, Lanng, Charlotte & The GENICA Network, T. G. N., 2012, In: Human Mutation.

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  14. Published

    Prostate-specific antigen and long-term prediction of prostate cancer incidence and mortality in the general population

    Orsted, D. D., Nordestgaard, Børge, Jensen, G. B., Schnohr, P., Bojesen, Stig Egil & Ørsted, D. D., 2012, In: European Urology. 61, 5, p. 865-74 10 p.

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  15. 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, D. D., Nordestgaard, Børge, Jensen, G. B., Schnohr, P., Bojesen, Stig Egil & Ørsted, D. D., 2012, In: European Urology. 61, 5, p. 876-7 2 p.

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  16. Published

    CHEK2*1100delC and Risk of Malignant Melanoma: Danish and German Studies and Meta-Analysis

    Weischer, M., Heerfordt, I. M., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Eigentler, T., Garbe, C., Röcken, M., Hølmich, Lisbet Rosenkrantz, Schmidt, H., Klyver, H., Bastholt, L., Nordestgaard, Børge & Heerfordt, I. M., 2012, In: Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 132, p. 299–303

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  17. Published

    Short Telomere Length, Myocardial Infarction, Ischemic Heart Disease, and Early Death

    Weischer, M., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Cawthon, R. M., Freiberg, J. J., Tybjærg-Hansen, Anne & Nordestgaard, Børge, 2012, In: Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. 32, p. 822-29

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  18. 2013
  19. Published

    A meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies to identify prostate cancer susceptibility loci associated with aggressive and non-aggressive disease

    Amin Al Olama, A., Kote-Jarai, Z., Schumacher, F. R., Wiklund, F., Berndt, S. I., Benlloch, S., Giles, G. G., Severi, G., Neal, D. E., Hamdy, F. C., Donovan, J. L., Hunter, D. J., Henderson, B. E., Thun, M. J., Gaziano, M., Giovannucci, E. L., Siddiq, A., Travis, R. C., Cox, D. G., Canzian, F., Riboli, E., Key, T. J., Andriole, G., Albanes, D., Hayes, R. B., Schleutker, J., Auvinen, A., Tammela, T. L. J., Weischer, M., Stanford, J. L., Ostrander, E. A., Cybulski, C., Lubinski, J., Thibodeau, S. N., Schaid, D. J., Sorensen, K. D., Batra, J., Clements, J. A., Chambers, S., Aitken, J., Gardiner, R. A., Maier, C., Vogel, W., Dörk, T., Brenner, H., Klarskov, P., Nordestgaard, Børge, Røder, Martin Andreas, Frikke-Schmidt, Ruth, Bojesen, Stig Egil & The UK Genetic Prostate Cancer Study Collaborators/British Association of Urological Surgeons' Section of Oncology, T. U. G. P. C. S. C. A. O. U. S. S. O. O., 2013, In: Human Molecular Genetics. 22, 2, p. 408-415 8 p.

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  20. Published

    Genetic variants in CHI3L1 influencing YKL-40 levels: resequencing 900 individuals and genotyping 9000 individuals from the general population

    Kjaergaard, A. D., Johansen, Julia Sidenius, Nordestgaard, Børge & Bojesen, Stig Egil, 2013, In: Journal of Medical Genetics. 50, 12, p. 831-837 7 p.

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  21. Published

    Fine-Scale Mapping of the FGFR2 Breast Cancer Risk Locus: Putative Functional Variants Differentially Bind FOXA1 and E2F1

    Meyer, K. B., O'Reilly, M., Michailidou, K., Carlebur, S., Edwards, S. L., French, J. D., Prathalingham, R., Dennis, J., Bolla, M. K., Wang, Q., de Santiago, I., Hopper, J. L., Tsimiklis, H., Apicella, C., Southey, M. C., Schmidt, M. K., Broeks, A., Van 't Veer, L. J., Hogervorst, F. B., Muir, K., Lophatananon, A., Stewart-Brown, S., Siriwanarangsan, P., Fasching, P. A., Lux, M. P., Ekici, A. B., Beckmann, M. W., Peto, J., Dos Santos Silva, I., Fletcher, O., Johnson, N., Sawyer, E. J., Tomlinson, I., Kerin, M. J., Miller, N., Marme, F., Schneeweiss, A., Sohn, C., Burwinkel, B., Guénel, P., Truong, T., Laurent-Puig, P., Menegaux, F., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nordestgaard, Børge, Nielsen, S. F., Flyger, H., Milne, R. L., Zamora, M. P., Arias, J. I., Benitez, J., Neuhausen, S., Anton-Culver, H., Ziogas, A., Dur, C. C., Brenner, H., Müller, H., Arndt, V., Stegmaier, C., Meindl, A., Schmutzler, R. K., Engel, C., Ditsch, N., Brauch, H., Brüning, T., Ko, Y., Nevanlinna, H., Muranen, T. A., Aittomäki, K., Blomqvist, C., Matsuo, K., Ito, H., Iwata, H., Yatabe, Y., Dörk, T., Helbig, S., Bogdanova, N. V., Lindblom, A., Margolin, S., Mannermaa, A., Kataja, V., Kosma, V., Hartikainen, J. M., Chenevix-Trench, G., Wu, A. H., Tseng, C., Van Den Berg, D., Stram, D. O., Lambrechts, D., Thienpont, B., Christiaens, M., Smeets, A., Chang-Claude, J., Rudolph, A., Seibold, P., Flesch-Janys, D., Radice, P., Peterlongo, P., Bonanni, B., Bernard, L., Couch, F. J., Olson, J. E., Wang, X., Purrington, K., Giles, G. G., Severi, G., Baglietto, L., McLean, C., Haiman, C. A., Henderson, B. E., Schumacher, F., Le Marchand, L., Simard, J., Goldberg, M. S., Labrèche, F., Dumont, M., Teo, S., Yip, C., Phuah, S., Kristensen, V., Grenaker Alnæs, G., Børresen-Dale, A., Zheng, W., Deming-Halverson, S., Shrubsole, M., Long, J., Winqvist, R., Pylkäs, K., Jukkola-Vuorinen, A., Kauppila, S., Andrulis, I. L., Knight, J. A., Glendon, G., Tchatchou, S., Devilee, P., Tollenaar, R. A. E. M., Seynaeve, C. M., García-Closas, M., Figueroa, J., Chanock, S. J., Lissowska, J., Czene, K., Darabi, H., Eriksson, K., Hooning, M. J., Martens, J. W. M., van den Ouweland, A. M. W., van Deurzen, C. H. M., Hall, P., Li, J., Liu, J., Humphreys, K., Shu, X., Lu, W., Gao, Y., Cai, H., Cox, A., Reed, M. W. R., Blot, W., Signorello, L. B., Cai, Q., Pharoah, P. D. P., Ghoussaini, M., Harrington, P., Tyrer, J., Kang, D., Choi, J., Park, S. K., Noh, D., Hartman, M., Hui, M., Lim, W., Buhari, S. A., Hamann, U., Försti, A., Rüdiger, T., Ulmer, H., Jakubowska, A., Lubinski, J., Jaworska, K., Durda, K., Sangrajrang, S., Gaborieau, V., Brennan, P., McKay, J., Vachon, C., Slager, S., Fostira, F., Pilarski, R., Shen, C., Hsiung, C., Wu, P., Hou, M., Swerdlow, A., Ashworth, A., Orr, N., Schoemaker, M. J., Ponder, B. A. J., Dunning, A. M., Easton, D. F. & Network, G., 2013, In: American Journal of Human Genetics. 93, 6, p. 1046–1060 15 p.

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  22. Published

    Diagnostic value of JAK2 V617F somatic mutation for myeloproliferative cancer in 49 488 individuals from the general population

    Nielsen, C., Birgens, H. S., Nordestgaard, Børge & Bojesen, Stig Egil, 2013, In: British Journal of Haematology. 160, 1, p. 70-9 10 p.

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  23. 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, K. A., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Weischer, M., Nielsen, S. F., Thompson, D., Amin Al Olama, A., Michailidou, K., Tyrer, J. P., Benlloch, S., Brown, J., Audley, T., Luben, R., Khaw, K., Neal, D. E., Hamdy, F. C., Donovan, J. L., Kote-Jarai, Z., Baynes, C., Shah, M., Bolla, M. K., Wang, Q., Dennis, J., Dicks, E., Yang, R., Rudolph, A., Schildkraut, J., Chang-Claude, J., Burwinkel, B., Chenevix-Trench, G., Pharoah, P. D. P., Berchuck, A., Eeles, R. A., Easton, D. F., Dunning, A. M. & Nordestgaard, Børge, 2013, In: Human Molecular Genetics. 22, 24, p. 5056-5064

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  24. Published

    Diagnostic and Prognostic Impact of Circulating YKL-40, IL-6, and CA 19.9 in Patients with Pancreatic Cancer

    Schultz, N. A., Christensen, I. J., Werner, J., Giese, N., Jensen, B. V., Larsen, O., Bjerregaard, J. K., Pfeiffer, P., Calatayud, D., Nielsen, S. E., Yilmaz, M. K., Holländer, N. H., Wøjdemann, M., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nielsen, K. R. & Johansen, Julia Sidenius, 2013, In: P L o S One. 8, 6, p. 1-9 9 p., e67059.

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  25. 2014
  26. Published

    Authors' response to Young and Hopkins: vitamin D and lung function

    Afzal, S., Lange, Peter, Bojesen, Stig Egil, Freiberg, J. J. & Nordestgaard, Børge, Aug 2014, In: Thorax. 69, 8, p. 770-771 2 p.

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  27. Published

    Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D, lung function and risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

    Afzal, S., Lange, Peter, Bojesen, Stig Egil, Freiberg, J. J. & Nordestgaard, Børge, Jan 2014, In: Thorax. 69, 1, p. 24-31 8 p.

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  28. Published

    Reduced 25-hydroxyvitamin D and risk of Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia

    Afzal, S., Bojesen, Stig Egil & Nordestgaard, Børge, 2014, In: Alzheimer's & Dementia. 10, 3, p. 296-302 7 p.

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  29. Published

    Vitamin D concentration, obesity, and risk of diabetes: a mendelian randomisation study

    Afzal, S., Brøndum-Jacobsen, P., Bojesen, Stig Egil & Nordestgaard, Børge, Apr 2014, In: The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. 2, 4, p. 298-306 9 p.

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