Stig Egil Bojesen

Stig Egil Bojesen

Clinical Professor


  1. 2019
  2. Published

    Secular trends in smoking in relation to prevalent and incident smoking-related disease: A prospective populationbased study

    Tonnesen, P., Marott, J. L., Nordestgaard, Børge, Bojesen, Stig Egil & Lange, P., 2019, In : Tobacco Induced Diseases. 17, 8 p., 72.

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  3. Published

    Smoking and Increased White and Red Blood Cells

    Pedersen, K. M., Çolak, Y., Ellervik, Christina, Hasselbalch, Hans Carl, Bojesen, Stig Egil & Nordestgaard, Børge, 2019, In : Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. 39, 5, p. 965-977 13 p.

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  4. Published

    Smoking does not accelerate leucocyte telomere attrition: A meta-analysis of 18 longitudinal cohorts

    Bateson, M., Aviv, A., Bendix, L., Benetos, A., Ben-Shlomo, Y., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Cooper, C., Cooper, R., Deary, I. J., Hägg, S., Harris, S. E., Kark, J. D., Kronenberg, F., Kuh, D., Labat, C., Martin-Ruiz, C. M., Meyer, C., Nordestgaard, Børge, Penninx, B. W. J. H., Pepper, G. V., Révész, D., Said, M. A., Starr, J. M., Syddall, H., Thomson, W. M., Van Der Harst, P., Whooley, M., Von Zglinicki, T., Willeit, P., Zhan, Y. & Nettle, D., 2019, In : Royal Society Open Science. 6, 6, 16 p., 190420.

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  5. Published

    The FANCM:p.Arg658* truncating variant is associated with risk of triple-negative breast cancer

    ABCTB Investigators, A. I., GEMO Study Collaborators, G. S. C. & kConFab, K., 2019, In : npj Breast Cancer. 5, 1, 14 p., 38.

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  6. Published

    Two truncating variants in FANCC and breast cancer risk

    ABCTB Investigators, A. I. & NBCS Collaborators, N. C., 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 14 p., 12524.

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  7. 2018
  8. Published

    Genome-wide interaction study of smoking behavior and non-small cell lung cancer risk in Caucasian population

    Li, Y., Xiao, X., Han, Y., Gorlova, O., Qian, D., Leighl, N., Johansen, J. S., Barnett, M., Chen, C., Goodman, G., Cox, A., Taylor, F., Woll, P., Wichmann, H. -., Manz, J., Muley, T., Risch, A., Rosenberger, A., Arnold, S. M., Haura, E. B., Bolca, C., Holcatova, I., Janout, V., Kontic, M., Lissowska, J., Mukeria, A., Ognjanovic, S., Orlowski, T. M., Scelo, G., Swiatkowska, B., Zaridze, D., Bakke, P., Skaug, V., Zienolddiny, S., Duell, E. J., Butler, L. M., Houlston, R., Soler Artigas, M., Grankvist, K., Johansson, M., Shepherd, F. A., Marcus, M. W., Brunnström, H., Manjer, J., Melander, O., Muller, D. C., Overvad, K., Trichopoulou, A., Tumino, R., Liu, G., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Wu, X., Marchand, L. L., Albanes, D., Bickeböller, H., Aldrich, M. C., Bush, W. S., Tardon, A., Rennert, G., Teare, M. D., Field, J. K., Kiemeney, L. A., Lazarus, P., Haugen, A., Lam, S., Schabath, M. B., Andrew, A. S., Bertazzi, P. A., Pesatori, A. C., Christiani, D. C., Caporaso, N., Johansson, M., Mckay, J. D., Brennan, P., Hung, R. J. & Amos, C. I., 8 Mar 2018, In : Carcinogenesis. 39, 3, p. 336-346

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  9. Published

    A transcriptome-wide association study of 229,000 women identifies new candidate susceptibility genes for breast cancer

    Wu, L., Shi, W., Long, J., Guo, X., Michailidou, K., Beesley, J., Bolla, M. K., Shu, X., Lu, Y., Cai, Q., Al-Ejeh, F., Rozali, E., Wang, Q., Dennis, J., Li, B., Zeng, C., Feng, H., Gusev, A., Barfield, R. T., Andrulis, I. L., Anton-Culver, H., Arndt, V., Aronson, K. J., Auer, P. L., Barrdahl, M., Baynes, C., Beckmann, M. W., Benitez, J., Bermisheva, M., Blomqvist, C., Bogdanova, N. V., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Brauch, H., Brenner, H., Brinton, L., Broberg, P., Brucker, S. Y., Burwinkel, B., Caldés, T., Canzian, F., Carter, B. D., Castelao, J. E., Chang-Claude, J., Chen, X., Cheng, T. D., Christiansen, H., Clarke, C. L., Flyger, H., Nielsen, S. F., Nordestgaard, Børge & NBCS Collaborators, N. C., 2018, In : Nature Genetics. 50, 7, p. 968-978 11 p.

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  10. Published

    AHRR hypomethylation, lung function, lung function decline and respiratory symptoms

    Kodal, J. B., Kobylecki, C. J., Vedel-Krogh, S., Nordestgaard, Børge & Bojesen, Stig Egil, 2018, In : The European Respiratory Journal. 51, 3, 1701512.

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  11. Published

    Fine mapping of MHC region in lung cancer highlights independent susceptibility loci by ethnicity

    Ferreiro-Iglesias, A., Lesseur, C., McKay, J., Hung, R. J., Han, Y., Zong, X., Christiani, D., Johansson, M., Xiao, X., Li, Y., Qian, D. C., Ji, X., Liu, G., Caporaso, N., Scelo, G., Zaridze, D., Mukeriya, A., Kontic, M., Ognjanovic, S., Lissowska, J., Szołkowska, M., Swiatkowska, B., Janout, V., Holcatova, I., Bolca, C., Savic, M., Ognjanovic, M., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Wu, X., Albanes, D., Aldrich, M. C., Tardon, A., Fernandez-Somoano, A., Fernandez-Tardon, G., Le Marchand, L., Rennert, G., Chen, C., Doherty, J., Goodman, G., Bickeböller, H., Wichmann, H., Risch, A., Rosenberger, A., Shen, H., Dai, J., Field, J. K., Davies, M., Woll, P., Teare, M. D., Kiemeney, L. A., van der Heijden, E. H. F. M., Yuan, J., Hong, Y., Haugen, A., Zienolddiny, S., Lam, S., Tsao, M., Johansson, M., Grankvist, K., Schabath, M. B., Andrew, A., Duell, E., Melander, O., Brunnström, H., Lazarus, P., Arnold, S., Slone, S., Byun, J., Kamal, A., Zhu, D., Landi, M. T., Amos, C. I. & Brennan, P., 2018, In : Nature Communications. 9, 12 p., 3927.

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  12. Published

    Genetic modifiers of radon-induced lung cancer risk: a genome-wide interaction study in former uranium miners

    Rosenberger, A., Hung, R. J., Christiani, D. C., Caporaso, N. E., Liu, G., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Le Marchand, L., Haiman, C. A., Albanes, D., Aldrich, M. C., Tardon, A., Fernández-Tardón, G., Rennert, G., Field, J. K., Kiemeney, B., Lazarus, P., Haugen, A., Zienolddiny, S., Lam, S., Schabath, M. B., Andrew, A. S., Brunnsstöm, H., Goodman, G. E., Doherty, J. A., Chen, C., Teare, M. D., Wichmann, H. E., Manz, J., Risch, A., Muley, T. R., Johansson, M., Brennan, P., Landi, M. T., Amos, C. I., Pesch, B., Johnen, G., Brüning, T., Bickeböller, H. & Gomolka, M., 2018, In : International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health. 91, 8, p. 937-950 14 p.

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  13. Published

    Identification of susceptibility pathways for the role of chromosome 15q25.1 in modifying lung cancer risk

    Ji, X., Bossé, Y., Landi, M. T., Gui, J., Xiao, X., Qian, D., Joubert, P., Lamontagne, M., Li, Y., Gorlov, I., de Biasi, M., Han, Y., Gorlova, O., Hung, R. J., Wu, X., McKay, J., Zong, X., Carreras-Torres, R., Christiani, D. C., Caporaso, N., Johansson, M., Liu, G., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Le Marchand, L., Albanes, D., Bickeböller, H., Aldrich, M. C., Bush, W. S., Tardon, A., Rennert, G., Chen, C., Teare, M. D., Field, J. K., Kiemeney, L. A., Lazarus, P., Haugen, A., Lam, S., Schabath, M. B., Andrew, A. S., Shen, H., Hong, Y., Yuan, J., Bertazzi, P. A., Pesatori, A. C., Ye, Y., Diao, N., Su, L., Zhang, R., Brhane, Y., Leighl, N., Johansen, J. S., Mellemgaard, A., Saliba, W., Haiman, C., Wilkens, L., Fernandez-Somoano, A., Fernandez-Tardon, G., van der Heijden, E. H. F. M., Kim, J. H., Dai, J., Hu, Z., Davies, M. P. A., Marcus, M. W., Brunnström, H., Manjer, J., Melander, O., Muller, D. C., Overvad, K., Trichopoulou, A., Tumino, R., Doherty, J., Goodman, G. E., Cox, A., Taylor, F., Woll, P., Brüske, I., Manz, J., Muley, T., Risch, A., Rosenberger, A., Grankvist, K., Johansson, M., Shepherd, F., Tsao, M., Arnold, S. M., Haura, E. B., Bolca, C., Holcatova, I., Janout, V., Kontic, M., Lissowska, J., Mukeria, A., Ognjanovic, S., Orlowski, T. M., Scelo, G., Swiatkowska, B., Zaridze, D., Bakke, P., Skaug, V., Zienolddiny, S., Duell, E. J., Butler, L. M., Koh, W., Gao, Y., Houlston, R., McLaughlin, J., Stevens, V., Nickle, D. C., Obeidat, M., Timens, W., Zhu, B., Song, L., Artigas, M. S., Tobin, M. D., Wain, L. V., Gu, F., Byun, J., Kamal, A., Zhu, D., Tyndale, R. F., Wei, W., Chanock, S., Brennan, P. & Amos, C. I., 2018, In : Nature Communications. 9, 15 p., 3221.

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  14. Published

    Is smoking heaviness causally associated with alcohol use? A Mendelian randomization study in four European cohorts

    Taylor, M., Rode, L., Bjørngaard, J., Taylor, A. E., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Åsvold, B. O., Gabrielsen, M. E., Lewis, G., Nordestgaard, Børge, Romundstad, P. R., Hickman, M. & Munafò, M. R., 2018, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 47, 4, p. 1098-1105

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  15. Published

    Joint associations of a polygenic risk score and environmental risk factors for breast cancer in the Breast Cancer Association Consortium

    Rudolph, A., Song, M., Brook, M. N., Milne, R. L., Mavaddat, N., Michailidou, K., Bolla, M. K., Wang, Q., Dennis, J., Wilcox, A. N., Hopper, J. L., Southey, M. C., Keeman, R., Fasching, P. A., Beckmann, M. W., Gago-Dominguez, M., Castelao, J. E., Guénel, P., Truong, T., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Flyger, H., Brenner, H., Arndt, V., Brauch, H., Brüning, T., Mannermaa, A., Kosma, V. M., Lambrechts, D., Keupers, M., Couch, F. J., Vachon, C., Giles, G. G., MacInnis, R. J., Figueroa, J., Brinton, L., Czene, K., Brand, J. S., Gabrielson, M., Humphreys, K., Cox, A., Cross, S. S., Dunning, A. M., Orr, N., Swerdlow, A., Hall, P., Pharoah, P. D. P., Schmidt, M. K., Easton, D. F., Chatterjee, N., Chang-Claude, J. & García-Closas, M., 2018, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 47, 2, p. 526-536 11 p.

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  16. Published

    Lymphopenia and risk of infection and infection-related death in 98,344 individuals from a prospective Danish population-based study

    Warny, M., Helby, J., Nordestgaard, Børge, Birgens, H. & Bojesen, Stig Egil, 2018, In : PLoS Medicine. 15, 11, 22 p., e1002685.

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  17. Published

    Serum Biomarker Signature-Based Liquid Biopsy for Diagnosis of Early-Stage Pancreatic Cancer

    Mellby, L. D., Nyberg, A. P., Johansen, Julia Sidenius, Wingren, C., Nordestgaard, Børge, Bojesen, Stig Egil, Mitchell, B. L., Sheppard, B. C., Sears, R. C. & Borrebaeck, C. A. K., 2018, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 36, 28, p. 2887-2894 8 p.

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  18. Published

    The BRCA2 c.68-7T > A variant is not pathogenic: A model for clinical calibration of spliceogenicity

    kConFab/AOCS Investigators, K. I., 2018, In : Human Mutation. 39, 5, p. 729-741 13 p.

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  19. 2017
  20. 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, A., Mortensen, M. B., Nielsen, S. F., Kamstrup, P. R., Bojesen, Stig Egil & Nordestgaard, Børge, Dec 2017, In : Clinical Chemistry. 63, 12, p. 1866-1876 11 p.

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  21. Published

    Reproductive profiles and risk of breast cancer subtypes: A multi-center case-only study

    Brouckaert, O., Rudolph, A., Laenen, A., Keeman, R., Bolla, M. K., Wang, Q., Soubry, A., Wildiers, H., Andrulis, I. L., Arndt, V., Beckmann, M. W., Benitez, J., Blomqvist, C., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Brauch, H., Brennan, P., Brenner, H., Chenevix-Trench, G., Choi, J. Y., Cornelissen, S., Couch, F. J., Cox, A., Cross, S. S., Czene, K., Eriksson, M., Fasching, P. A., Figueroa, J., Flyger, H., Giles, G. G., González-Neira, A., Guénel, P., Hall, P., Hollestelle, A., Hopper, J. L., Ito, H., Jones, M., Kang, D., kConFab, K., Knight, J. A., Kosma, V. M., Li, J., Lindblom, A., Lilyquist, J., Lophatananon, A., Mannermaa, A., Manoukian, S., Margolin, S., Matsuo, K., Muir, K., Nevanlinna, H., Peterlongo, P., Change-Claude, J., Lambrechts, D. & Neven, P., 7 Nov 2017, In : Breast Cancer Research. 19, 12 p., 119.

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  22. Published

    Gene-environment interactions involving functional variants: Results from the Breast Cancer Association Consortium

    Barrdahl, M., Rudolph, A., Hopper, J. L., Southey, M. C., Broeks, A., Fasching, P. A., Beckmann, M. W., Gago-Dominguez, M., Castelao, J. E., Guénel, P., Truong, T., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Gapstur, S. M., Gaudet, M. M., Brenner, H., Arndt, V., Brauch, H., Hamann, U., Mannermaa, A., Lambrechts, D., Jongen, L., Flesch-Janys, D., Thoene, K., Couch, F. J., Giles, G. G., Simard, J., Goldberg, M. S., Figueroa, J., Michailidou, K., Bolla, M. K., Dennis, J., Wang, Q., Eilber, U., Behrens, S., Czene, K., Hall, P., Cox, A., Cross, S., Swerdlow, A., Schoemaker, M. J., Dunning, A. M., Kaaks, R., Pharoah, P. D. P., Schmidt, M., Garcia-Closas, M., Easton, D. F., Milne, R. L. & Chang-Claude, J., 1 Nov 2017, In : International Journal of Cancer. 141, 9, p. 1830-1840 11 p.

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  23. Published

    Association analysis identifies 65 new breast cancer risk loci

    Michailidou, K., Lindström, S., Dennis, J., Beesley, J., Hui, S., Kar, S., Lemaçon, A., Soucy, P., Glubb, D., Rostamianfar, A., Bolla, M. K., Wang, Q., Tyrer, J., Dicks, E., Lee, A., Wang, Z., Allen, J., Keeman, R., Eilber, U., French, J. D., Qing Chen, X., Fachal, L., McCue, K., McCart Reed, A. E., Ghoussaini, M., Carroll, J. S., Jiang, X., Finucane, H., Adams, M., Adank, M. A., Ahsan, H., Aittomäki, K., Anton-Culver, H., Antonenkova, N. N., Arndt, V., Aronson, K. J., Arun, B., Auer, P. L., Bacot, F., Barrdahl, M., Baynes, C., Beckmann, M. W., Behrens, S., Benitez, J., Bermisheva, M., Bernstein, L., Blomqvist, C., Bogdanova, N. V., Bojesen, Stig Egil, NBCS Collaborators, N. C., Nordestgaard, Børge, Simard, J., Kraft, P. & Easton, D. F., Nov 2017, In : Nature. 551, 7678, p. 92-94 3 p.

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  24. Published

    Asthma, other atopic conditions and risk of infections in 105 519 general population never and ever smokers

    Helby, J., Nordestgaard, Børge, Benfield, Thomas & Bojesen, Stig Egil, Sep 2017, In : Journal of Internal Medicine. 282, 3, p. 254-267 14 p.

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  25. Published

    Shorter leukocyte telomere length is associated with higher risk of infections: a prospective study of 75,309 individuals from the general population

    Helby, J., Nordestgaard, Børge, Benfield, Thomas & Bojesen, Stig Egil, Aug 2017, In : Haematologica. 102, 8, p. 1457-1465 9 p.

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  26. Published

    AHRR (cg05575921) hypomethylation marks smoking behaviour, morbidity and mortality

    Bojesen, Stig Egil, Timpson, N., Relton, C., Davey Smith, G. & Nordestgaard, Børge, Jul 2017, In : Thorax. 72, 7, p. 646-653 8 p.

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  27. Published

    Genomic analyses identify hundreds of variants associated with age at menarche and support a role for puberty timing in cancer risk

    Day, F. R., Thompson, D. J., Helgason, H., Chasman, D. I., Finucane, H. K., Sulem, P., Ruth, K. S., Whalen, S., Sarkar, A. K., Albrecht, E., Altmaier, E., Amini, M., Barbieri, C. M., Boutin, T. S., Campbell, A., Demerath, E., Giri, A., He, C., Hottenga, J. J., Karlsson, R., Kolcic, I., Loh, P., Lunetta, K. L., Mangino, M., Marco, B., McMahon, G., Medland, S. E., Nolte, I. M., Noordam, R., Nutile, T., Paternoster, L., Perjakova, N., Porcu, E., Rose, L. M., Schraut, K. E., Segrè, A. V., Smith, A. V., Stolk, L., Teumer, A., Andrulis, I. L., Bandinelli, S., Beckmann, M. W., Benitez, J., Bergmann, S., Bochud, M., Boerwinkle, E., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Bolla, M. K., Brand, J. S., Zhao, Jing & LifeLines Cohort Study, L. C. S., Jun 2017, In : Nature Genetics. 49, 6, p. 834-841 8 p.

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  28. Published

    Bromodomain protein 4 discriminates tissue-specific super-enhancers containing disease-specific susceptibility loci in prostate and breast cancer

    Zuber, V., Bettella, F., Witoelar, A., Andreassen, O. A., Mills, I. G., Urbanucci, A., Eeles, R., Easton, D., Kote-Jarai, Z., Al Olama, A. A., Benlloch, S., Muir, K., Giles, G. G., Wiklund, F., Gronberg, H., Haiman, C. A., Schleutker, J., Weischer, M., Travis, R. C., Neal, D., Pharoah, P., Khaw, K. T., Stanford, J. L., Blot, W. J., Thibodeau, S., Maier, C., Kibel, A. S., Cybulski, C., Cannon-Albright, L., Brenner, H., Park, J., Kaneva, R., Batra, J., Teixeira, M. R., Pandha, H., Chenevix-Trench, G., Humphreys, M., Hung, R. J., Han, Y., Brennan, P., Bickeböller, H., Rosenberger, A., Houlston, R. S., Caporaso, N., Landi, M. T., Wu, X., Wang, Q., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nielsen, S. F., Nordestgaard, Børge & the PRACTICAL Consortium, the COGS-CRUK GWAS, the BCAC Consortium, the TRICL Consortium, T. P. C. T. C. G. T. B. C. T. T. C., 31 Mar 2017, In : BMC Genomics. 18, 11 p., 270.

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