Stig Egil Bojesen

Stig Egil Bojesen

Clinical Professor


  1. 2014
  2. Published

    Common non-synonymous SNPs associated with breast cancer susceptibility: findings from the Breast Cancer Association Consortium

    Milne, R. L., Burwinkel, B., Michailidou, K., Arias-Perez, J., Zamora, M. P., Menéndez-Rodríguez, P., Hardisson, D., Mendiola, M., González-Neira, A., Pita, G., Alonso, M. R., Dennis, J., Wang, Q., Bolla, M. K., Swerdlow, A., Ashworth, A., Orr, N., Schoemaker, M., Ko, Y., Brauch, H., Hamann, U., Andrulis, I. L., Knight, J. A., Glendon, G., Tchatchou, S., Matsuo, K., Ito, H., Iwata, H., Tajima, K., Li, J., Brand, J. S., Brenner, H., Dieffenbach, A. K., Arndt, V., Stegmaier, C., Lambrechts, D., Peuteman, G., Christiaens, M., Smeets, A., Jakubowska, A., Lubinski, J., Jaworska-Bieniek, K., Durda, K., Hartman, M., Hui, M., Yen Lim, W., Wan Chan, C., Marme, F., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nordestgaard, Børge & GENICA Network, G. N., 2014, In : Human Molecular Genetics. 23, 22, p. 6096-6111 16 p.

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  3. Published

    Evidence that breast cancer risk at the 2q35 locus is mediated through IGFBP5 regulation

    Ghoussaini, M., Edwards, S. L., Michailidou, K., Nord, S., Cowper-Sal Lari, R., Desai, K., Kar, S., Hillman, K. M., Kaufmann, S., Glubb, D. M., Beesley, J., Dennis, J., Bolla, M. K., Wang, Q., Dicks, E., Guo, Q., Schmidt, M. K., Shah, M., Luben, R., Brown, J., Czene, K., Darabi, H., Eriksson, M., Klevebring, D., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nordestgaard, Børge, Nielsen, S. F., Flyger, H., Lambrechts, D., Thienpont, B., Neven, P., Wildiers, H., Broeks, A., Van't Veer, L. J., Th Rutgers, E. J., Couch, F. J., Olson, J. E., Hallberg, E., Vachon, C., Chang-Claude, J., Rudolph, A., Seibold, P., Flesch-Janys, D., Peto, J., Dos-Santos-Silva, I., Gibson, L., Nevanlinna, H., Muranen, T. A., Aittomäki, K., Blomqvist, C. & Australian Ovarian Cancer Management Group, A. O. C. M. G., 2014, In : Nature Communications. 4, p. 1-12 12 p.

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  4. Published

    Genetic variation at CYP3A is associated with age at menarche and breast cancer risk: a case-control study

    Johnson, N., Dudbridge, F., Orr, N., Gibson, L., Jones, M. E., Schoemaker, M. J., Folkerd, E. J., Haynes, B. P., Hopper, J. L., Southey, M. C., Dite, G. S., Apicella, C., Schmidt, M. K., Broeks, A., Van T Veer, L. J., Atsma, F., Muir, K., Lophatananon, A., Fasching, P. A., Beckmann, M. W., Ekici, A. B., Renner, S. P., Sawyer, E., Tomlinson, I., Kerin, M., Miller, N., Burwinkel, B., Marme, F., Schneeweiss, A., Sohn, C., Guénel, P., Truong, T., Cordina, E., Menegaux, F., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nordestgaard, Børge, Flyger, H., Milne, R., Zamora, M. P., Arias Perez, J. I., Benitez, J., Bernstein, L., Anton-Culver, H., Ziogas, A., Clarke Dur, C., Brenner, H., Müller, H., Arndt, V., Dieffenbach, A. K., Meindl, A., Heil, J., Bartram, C. R., Schmutzler, R. K., Brauch, H., Justenhoven, C., Ko, Y., Nevanlinna, H., Muranen, T. A., Aittomäki, K., Blomqvist, C., Matsuo, K., Dörk, T., Bogdanova, N. V., Antonenkova, N. N., Lindblom, A., Mannermaa, A., Kataja, V., Kosma, V., Hartikainen, J. M., Chenevix-Trench, G., Beesley, J., Wu, A. H., Van den Berg, D., Tseng, C., Lambrechts, D., Smeets, D., Neven, P., Wildiers, H., Chang-Claude, J., Rudolph, A., Nickels, S., Flesch-Janys, D., Radice, P., Peterlongo, P., Bonanni, B., Pensotti, V., Couch, F. J., Olson, J. E., Wang, X., Fredericksen, Z., Pankratz, V. S., Giles, G. G., Severi, G., Baglietto, L., Haiman, C., Simard, J., Goldberg, M. S., Labrèche, F., Dumont, M., Soucy, P., Teo, S., Yip, C. H., Phuah, S. Y., Cornes, B. K., Kristensen, V. N., Grenaker Alnæs, G., Børresen-Dale, A., Zheng, W., Winqvist, R., Pylkäs, K., Jukkola-Vuorinen, A., Grip, M., Andrulis, I. L., Knight, J. A., Glendon, G., Mulligan, A. M., Devillee, P., Figueroa, J., Chanock, S. J., Lissowska, J., Sherman, M. E., Hall, P., Schoof, N., Hooning, M., Hollestelle, A., Oldenburg, R. A., Tilanus-Linthorst, M., Liu, J., Cox, A., Brock, I. W., Reed, M. W., Cross, S. S., Blot, W., Signorello, L. B., Pharoah, P. D., Dunning, A. M., Shah, M., Kang, D., Noh, D., Park, S. K., Choi, J., Hartman, M., Miao, H., Lim, W. Y., Tang, A., Hamann, U., Försti, A., Rüdiger, T., Ulmer, H. U., Jakubowska, A., Lubinski, J., Jaworska-Bieniek, K., Durda, K., Sangrajrang, S., Gaborieau, V., Brennan, P., McKay, J., Slager, S., Toland, A. E., Vachon, C., Yannoukakos, D., Shen, C., Yu, J., Huang, C., Hou, M., González-Neira, A., Tessier, D. C., Vincent, D., Bacot, F., Luccarini, C., Dennis, J., Michailidou, K., Bolla, M. K., Wang, J., Easton, D. F., García-Closas, M., Dowsett, M., Ashworth, A., Swerdlow, A. J., Peto, J., Dos Santos Silva, I. & Fletcher, O., 2014, In : Breast cancer research : BCR. 16, 3, p. R51

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  5. Published

    High tobacco consumption is causally associated with increased all-cause mortality in a general population sample of 55 568 individuals, but not with short telomeres: a Mendelian randomization study

    Rode, L., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Weischer, M. & Nordestgaard, Børge, 2014, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 43, 5, p. 1473-1483 11 p.

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  6. Published

    Parent-of-origin-specific allelic associations among 106 genomic loci for age at menarche

    Perry, J. R. B., Day, F., Elks, C. E., Sulem, P., Thompson, D. J., Ferreira, T., He, C., Chasman, D. I., Esko, T., Thorleifsson, G., Albrecht, E., Ang, W. Q., Corre, T., Cousminer, D. L., Feenstra, B., Franceschini, N., Ganna, A., Johnson, A. D., Kjellqvist, S., Lunetta, K. L., McMahon, G., Nolte, I. M., Paternoster, L., Porcu, E., Smith, A. V., Stolk, L., Teumer, A., Tšernikova, N., Tikkanen, E., Ulivi, S., Wagner, E. K., Amin, N., Bierut, L. J., Byrne, E. M., Hottenga, J., Koller, D. L., Mangino, M., Pers, T. H., Yerges-Armstrong, L. M., Hua Zhao, J., Andrulis, I. L., Anton-Culver, H., Atsma, F., Bandinelli, S., Beckmann, M. W., Benitez, J., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Melbye, Mads, Nohr, E. A., Sørensen, T. I. A. & Australian Ovarian Cancer Study, A. O. C. S., 2014, In : Nature. 514, 7520, p. 92-7 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. 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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  8. Published

    Identification of new genetic susceptibility loci for breast cancer through consideration of gene-environment interactions

    Schoeps, A., Rudolph, A., Seibold, P., Dunning, A. M., Milne, R. L., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Swerdlow, A., Andrulis, I., Brenner, H., Behrens, S., Orr, N., Jones, M., Ashworth, A., Li, J., Cramp, H., Connley, D., Czene, K., Darabi, H., Chanock, S. J., Lissowska, J., Figueroa, J. D., Knight, J., Glendon, G., Mulligan, A. M., Dumont, M., Severi, G., Baglietto, L., Olson, J., Vachon, C., Purrington, K., Moisse, M., Neven, P., Wildiers, H., Spurdle, A., Kosma, V., Kataja, V., Hartikainen, J. M., Hamann, U., Ko, Y., Dieffenbach, A. K., Arndt, V., Stegmaier, C., Malats, N., Arias Perez, J. I., Benítez, J., Flyger, H., Nordestgaard, Børge, Truong, T., Cordina-Duverger, E., Menegaux, F., dos Santos Silva, I., Fletcher, O., Johnson, N., Häberle, L., Beckmann, M. W., Ekici, A. B., Braaf, L., Atsma, F., van den Broek, A. J., Makalic, E., Schmidt, D. F., Southey, M. C., Cox, A., Simard, J., Giles, G. G., Lambrechts, D., Mannermaa, A., Brauch, H., Guénel, P., Peto, J., Fasching, P. A., Hopper, J., Flesch-Janys, D., Couch, F., Chenevix-Trench, G., Pharoah, P. D. P., Garcia-Closas, M., Schmidt, M. K., Hall, P., Easton, D. F. & Chang-Claude, J., Jan 2014, In : Genetic Epidemiology. 38, 1, p. 84-93 10 p.

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  9. 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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  10. Published

    MicroRNA Biomarkers in Whole Blood for Detection of Pancreatic Cancer

    Schultz, N. A., Dehlendorff, C., Jensen, B. V., Bjerregaard, J. K., Nielsen, K. R., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Calatayud, D., Nielsen, S. E., Yilmaz, M., Holländer, N. H., Andersen, K. K. & Johansen, Julia Sidenius, 23 Jan 2014, In : J A M A: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 311, 4, p. 392-404 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Plasma testosterone in the general population, cancer prognosis and cancer risk: a prospective cohort study

    Orsted, D. D., Nordestgaard, Børge & Bojesen, Stig Egil, Mar 2014, In : Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology / ESMO. 25, 3, p. 712-718 7 p.

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  12. Published

    Telomere Shortening Unrelated to Smoking, Body Weight, Physical Activity, and Alcohol Intake: 4,576 General Population Individuals with Repeat Measurements 10 Years Apart

    Weischer, M., Bojesen, Stig Egil & Nordestgaard, Børge, Mar 2014, In : P L o S Genetics. 10, 3, p. 1-11 11 p., e1004191.

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  13. Published

    CHRNA3 and CYP3A5*3 genotype, lung function and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the general population

    Knudsen, Diljit Kaur, Bojesen, Stig Egil & Nordestgaard, Børge, Apr 2014, In : Pharmacogenetics and Genomics. 24, 4, p. 220-229 10 p.

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  14. Published

    Genetic Predisposition to In Situ and Invasive Lobular Carcinoma of the Breast

    Sawyer, E., Roylance, R., Petridis, C., Brook, M. N., Nowinski, S., Papouli, E., Fletcher, O., Pinder, S., Hanby, A., Kohut, K., Gorman, P., Caneppele, M., Peto, J., Dos Santos Silva, I., Johnson, N., Swann, R., Dwek, M., Perkins, K., Gillett, C., Houlston, R., Ross, G., De Ieso, P., Southey, M. C., Hopper, J. L., Provenzano, E., Apicella, C., Wesseling, J., Cornelissen, S., Keeman, R., Fasching, P. A., Jud, S. M., Ekici, A. B., Beckmann, M. W., Kerin, M. J., Marme, F., Schneeweiss, A., Sohn, C., Burwinkel, B., Guénel, P., Truong, T., Laurent-Puig, P., Kerbrat, P., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nordestgaard, Børge, Nielsen, S. F., Flyger, H., Milne, R. L., Perez, J. I. A., Menéndez, P., Wang, Q. & GENICA Network, G. N., Apr 2014, In : P L o S Genetics. 10, 4, p. 1-14 14 p., e1004285.

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  15. 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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  16. Published

    A large-scale assessment of two-way SNP interactions in breast cancer susceptibility using 46,450 cases and 42,461 controls from the breast cancer association consortium

    Milne, R. L., Herranz, J., Michailidou, K., Dennis, J., Tyrer, J. P., Zamora, M. P., Arias-Perez, J. I., González-Neira, A., Pita, G., Alonso, M. R., Wang, Q., Bolla, M. K., Czene, K., Eriksson, M., Humphreys, K., Darabi, H., Li, J., Anton-Culver, H., Neuhausen, S. L., Ziogas, A., Clarke, C. A., Hopper, J. L., Dite, G. S., Apicella, C., Southey, M. C., Chenevix-Trench, G., Swerdlow, A., Ashworth, A., Orr, N., Schoemaker, M., Jakubowska, A., Lubinski, J., Jaworska-Bieniek, K., Durda, K., Andrulis, I. L., Knight, J. A., Glendon, G., Mulligan, A. M., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nordestgaard, Børge, Flyger, H., Nevanlinna, H., Muranen, T. A., Aittomäki, K., Blomqvist, C., Chang-Claude, J., Rudolph, A., Seibold, P., Flesch-Janys, D., Wang, X. & kConFab Investigators, K. I., 1 Apr 2014, In : Human Molecular Genetics. 23, 7, p. 1934-1946 13 p.

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  17. Published

    Alcohol Consumption and Survival after a Breast Cancer Diagnosis: A Literature-Based Meta-analysis and Collaborative Analysis of Data for 29,239 Cases

    Ali, A. M. G., Schmidt, M. K., Bolla, M. K., Wang, Q., Gago-Dominguez, M., Castelao, J. E., Carracedo, A., Garzón, V. M., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nordestgaard, Børge, Flyger, H., Chang-Claude, J., Vrieling, A., Rudolph, A., Seibold, P., Nevanlinna, H., Muranen, T. A., Aaltonen, K., Blomqvist, C., Matsuo, K., Ito, H., Iwata, H., Horio, A., John, E. M., Sherman, M., Lissowska, J., Figueroa, J., Garcia-Closas, M., Anton-Culver, H., Shah, M., Hopper, J. L., Trichopoulou, A., Bueno-de-Mesquita, B., Krogh, V., Weiderpass, E., Andersson, A., Clavel-Chapelon, F., Dossus, L., Fagherazzi, G., Peeters, P. H., Olsen, A., Wishart, G. C., Easton, D. F., Borgquist, S., Overvad, K., Barricarte, A., González, C. A., Sánchez, M., Amiano, P., Riboli, E., Key, T. & Pharoah, P. D., Jun 2014, In : Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology. 23, 6, p. 934-945 12 p.

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  18. Published

    Risk of cancer among HIV-infected individuals compared to the background population: impact of smoking and HIV

    Helleberg, M., Gerstoft, Jan, Afzal, S., Kronborg, Gitte, Larsen, C. S., Pedersen, C., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nordestgaard, Børge & Obel, Niels, 19 Jun 2014, In : AIDS (London, England). 28, 10, p. 1499-1508 10 p.

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  19. 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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  20. Published

    JAK2V617F Somatic Mutation In The General Population: Myeloproliferative Neoplasm Development And Progression Rate

    Nielsen, C., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nordestgaard, Børge, Kofoed, K. F. & Birgens, H. S., Sep 2014, In : Haematologica. 99, 9, p. 1448-1455 8 p.

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  21. Published

    Increased Body Mass Index, Elevated C-reactive Protein, and Short Telomere Length

    Rode, L., Nordestgaard, Børge, Weischer, M. & Bojesen, Stig Egil, Sep 2014, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 99, 9, p. E1671-E1675 5 p.

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  22. Published

    YKL-40 and Alcoholic Liver and Pancreas Damage and Disease in 86258 Individuals from the General Population: Cohort and Mendelian Randomization Studies

    Kjaergaard, A. D., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Nordestgaard, Børge & Johansen, Julia Sidenius, Nov 2014, In : Clinical Chemistry. 60, 11, p. 1429-40 12 p.

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  23. Published

    Genetic variation in mitotic regulatory pathway genes is associated with breast tumor grade

    Purrington, K. S., Slettedahl, S., Bolla, M. K., Michailidou, K., Czene, K., Nevanlinna, H., Bojesen, Stig Egil, Andrulis, I. L., Cox, A., Hall, P., Carpenter, J., Yannoukakos, D., Haiman, C. A., Fasching, P. A., Mannermaa, A., Winqvist, R., Brenner, H., Lindblom, A., Chenevix-Trench, G., Benitez, J., Swerdlow, A., Kristensen, V., Guénel, P., Meindl, A., Darabi, H., Eriksson, M., Fagerholm, R., Aittomäki, K., Blomqvist, C., Nordestgaard, Børge, Nielsen, S. F., Flyger, H., Wang, X., Olswold, C., Olson, J. E., Mulligan, A. M., Knight, J. A., Tchatchou, S., Reed, M. W. R., Cross, S. S., Liu, J., Li, J., Humphreys, K., Clarke, C., Scott, R., Fostira, F., Fountzilas, G., Konstantopoulou, I., Henderson, B. E., Schumacher, F. & ABCTB Investigators, A. I., 15 Nov 2014, In : Human Molecular Genetics. 23, 22, p. 6034-6046 13 p.

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