Grant Status Currently Funded
Division Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
Program Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program (EGRP)
Branch Genomic Epidemiology Branch
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Adamson, Aaron Beckman Research Institute/City of Hope Discovery and Characterization of Mutations in Breast and Ovarian Cancers 5R50CA211280-04 PAR16-025 215047 2019
Adebamowo, Clement Adebayo Institute of Human Virology African Female Breast Cancer Epidermiology (AFBRECANE) Study 5U01HG009784-03 RM16-015 85000 2019
Ambrosone, Christine B. Roswell Park Cancer Institute Corp Relationships Between Parity, Breastfeeding and Er Breast Cancer in African American Women: Elucidating the Biologic Underpinnings at the Molecular and Cellular Level. 5R01CA225947-02 PA18-484 636205 2020
Amos, Christopher I Baylor College of Medicine Sequencing Familial Lung Cancer 1U01CA243483-01A1 PA19-056 735139 2020
Amos, Christopher I Baylor College of Medicine Integrative Analysis of Lung Cancer Etiology and Risk 5U19CA203654-03 PAR15-023 2306176 2019
Asgari, Maryam Mandana Massachusetts General Hospital Pq3 Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Integrating Germline and Somatic Alterations That Underlie Tumor Progression 1R01CA231264-01A1 CA18-019 261874 2019
Belinsky, Steven A Lovelace Biomedical & Environmental Res DNA Repair Capacity Assays for Lung Disease Risk Assessment 5U01CA232505-02 ES17-006 812106 2019
Blot, William J. Vanderbilt University Medical Center Southern Community Cohort Study 5U01CA202979-04 PAR15-104 2441638 2019
Bondy, Melissa L. Baylor College of Medicine Discovery, Biology and Risk of Inherited Variants in Glioma 5R01CA217105-02 PA16-160 961893 2019
Bondy, Melissa L. Baylor College of Medicine Characterizing Germline and Somatic Alterations By Glioma Subtypes and Clinical Outcome 1R01CA232754-01A1 PA18-484 1059478 2019
Bondy, Melissa L. Baylor College of Medicine Helping Neuro-Oncologists Navigate Expanded Access 3R01CA217105-02S1 PA19-217 155477 2019
Bradbury, Angela R. University of Pennsylvania Returning Genetic Research Panel Results for Breast Cancer Susceptibility 5R01CA190871-05 PA11-250 481589 2018
Brenner, Steven E University of California Berkeley Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation Conference 5R13HG006650-05 PA16-294 20000 2018
Brenner, Steven E University of California Berkeley Center for Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation 5U41HG007346-03 PAR14-191 286923 2017
Brown, Elizabeth E University of Alabama at Birmingham Molecular Characterization of Myeloma and Related Asymptomatic Precursor States 5R01CA186646-05 PA11-260 263388 2018
Buas, Matthew Frank Roswell Park Cancer Institute Corp Identification of Gene-Gene Interactions in Relation to Risk of Esophageal Adenocarcinoma and Barrett's Esophagus 5R03CA223731-02 PAR16-416 93591 2019
Carvajal Carmona, Luis Guillermo University of California at Davis Genetic Studies of Homologous Recombination Deficiency in Hispanic Gastric Cancer 5R01CA223978-02 PA16-160 543189 2019
Casey, Graham University of Virginia Biology of Colorectal Cancer Risk Enhancers 5R01CA204279-05 PA13-302 616132 2019
Cerhan, James R Mayo Clinic Rochester Genetic Epidemiology of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma 5R01CA200703-04 PA13-302 640583 2019
Cline, Melissa Suzanne University of California Santa Cruz Eliminating Variants of Uncertain Significance in BRCA1, Brca2 and Beyond 1U01CA242954-01 PAR15-332 376182 2019
Cook-Deegan, Robert Mullan Arizona State University-Tempe Campus The Sulston Project: Making the Knowledge Commons for Interpreting Cancer Genomic Variants More Effective 1R01CA237118-01 PA18-484 621469 2019
Couch, Fergus Joseph Mayo Clinic Rochester Risk and Penetrance of Mutations From Breast Cancer Testing Panels. 5R01CA192393-05 PA13-302 1055961 2018
Cozen, Wendy University of Southern California Host Factors, Tumor Microenvironment and Survival in a Multiethnic Study of Hodgkin Lymphoma Patients 5R01CA206019-04 CA15-008 480645 2019
De Smith, Adam University of Southern California Exploring the Shared Genetic Architecture of White Blood Cell Variation and Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia 1R03CA245998-01 PAR18-021 97340 2020
Diskin, Sharon Children's Hosp of Philadelphia Discovering the Genetic Basis of Neuroblastoma Initiation and Progression 5R03CA230366-02 PAR16-348 172000 2019
Diskin, Sharon Children's Hosp of Philadelphia Structural Variation in Neuroblastoma 5R01CA204974-04 PA13-302 372770 2019
Doherty, Jennifer Anne University of Utah Characterizing Molecular Subtypes of Ovarian Cancer in African-American Women 5R01CA200854-05 PA13-302 560285 2020
Du, Xiuxia University of North Carolina Charlotte Cross-Platform and Graphical Software Tool for Adaptive Lc/MS and Gc/MS Metabolomics Data Preprocessing 5U01CA235507-02 RM17-012 340786 2019
Du, Xiuxia University of North Carolina Charlotte Development of Informatics Capabilities for Tracking Unknown Mass Spectra in the National Metabolomics Data Repository 3U01CA235507-02S1 PA18-591 219259 2019
Freedman, Matthew L Dana-Farber Cancer Inst Identifying Causal Variants and Genes Underlying Breast Cancer Risk Loci 5R01CA204954-04 PA13-302 583645 2019
Gao, Guimin University of Chicago Transcriptome-Wide Association Studies and Genetic Risk Prediction for Breast Cancer Integrating Rna Splicing and Gene Expression From Multiple Tissues 1R01CA242929-01 PAR18-869 367852 2019
Gayther, Simon Andrew Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Functional Effects of Ovarian Cancer Risk Variants 5R01CA211707-04 PA13-302 618508 2020
Goldman, Radoslav Georgetown University Glycans in Hepatocellular Carcinoma 5R01CA135069-10 PA13-302 395634 2019
Griffith, Obi L Washington University Standardized and Genome-Wide Clinical Interpretation of Complex Genotypes for Cancer Precision Medicine 1U24CA237719-01 PAR15-331 758779 2019
Griffith, Obi L Washington University Development of Informatics Resources for Interpretation of Clinically Actionable Variants in Cancer 3U01CA209936-03S1 PAR15-332 60202 2018
Griffith, Obi L Washington University Development of Informatics Resources for Interpretation of Clinically Actionable Variants in Cancer 5U01CA209936-03 PAR15-332 296919 2018
Gruber, Stephen B University of Southern California The Epidemiology of Immune Responses in Colorectal Cancer 5R01CA197350-05 PA13-302 587693 2019
Gulley, Margaret L Univ of North Carolina Chapel Hill Endogenus Toolkit: a Biometric Method for Absolute Quantification of Tumor Markers By Massive Parallel Sequencing 5R21CA229037-02 CA17-012 226252 2019
Guo, Xingyi Vanderbilt University Medical Center Transcriptome-Wide Association Study to Identify Susceptibility Genes for Colorectal Cancer 5R37CA227130-02 PA16-160 545317 2019
Gusev, Alexander Dana-Farber Cancer Inst (PQ3) a Functional Genomic Approach to Identification and Interpretation of Germline-Tumor Genetic Interactions 5R01CA227237-02 CA17-017 667046 2019
Haiman, Christopher Alan University of Southern California Research on Prostate Cancer in Men of African Ancestry: Defining the Roles of Genetics, Immunity and Stress (RESPOND) 5U19CA214253-02 PAR16-457 3177185 2019
Haiman, Christopher Alan University of Southern California The Genetic Basis of Aggressive Prostate Cancer: the Role of Rare Variation 5R01CA196931-04 PA13-302 501801 2019
Han, Jiali Indiana Univ-Purdue Univ at Indianapolis Integrating Genetics of Gene Expression Into Pathway Analysis for Skin Scc Gwas 5R03CA219779-02 PAR16-416 83437 2019
Hassan, Manal Metwally University of TX MD Anderson Can Ctr Genome-Wide Association Study (GWAS) in Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) 5R01CA186566-05 PA13-302 602699 2019
Hildebrandt, Michelle A T University of TX MD Anderson Can Ctr Discovery of Novel Rare Variants as Ovarian Cancer Susceptibility Factors 5R01CA188943-05 PA13-302 791850 2019
Hsu, Li Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Statistical Methods for Genetic Epidemiology Studies 5R01CA195789-04 PA13-302 390521 2019
Huff, Chad Daniel University of TX MD Anderson Can Ctr Next Generation Sequencing to Identify Novel Colorectal Cancer Genes 5R01CA177935-05 PA11-260 648710 2018
Huff, Chad Daniel University of TX MD Anderson Can Ctr High-Throughput Sequencing to Identify Novel Melanoma Susceptibility Genes 5R01CA195614-05 PA13-302 1036661 2019
Huo, Dezheng University of Chicago Genetic Risk Prediction of Breast Cancer for African Americans 5R01CA228198-02 PA17-239 432786 2019
Huyghe, Jeroen R Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Germline Genetic Factors Regulating Immune Response to Tumors and Their Contribution to Colorectal Cancer Risk and Prognosis 1R21CA230486-01A1 PA17-243 229680 2019
Jagsi, Reshma University of Michigan at Ann Arbor Patient Perspectives on the Ethical Implementation of an Oncology Learning System 5R01CA201356-04 PA13-302 381203 2019
Jenkins, Mark A University of Melbourne Colon Cancer Family Registry Cohort 5U01CA167551-08 PAR15-104 1985187 2019
Jenkins, Robert B. Mayo Clinic Rochester (PQ3) Understanding the Interactions Between Germline and Somatic Alterations in the Pathogenesis of Gliomas 5R01CA230712-02 CA17-017 637580 2019
Jiang, Xia Harvard School of Public Health The Genetic Architecture of Breast Parenchymal Textural Features and Its Implications for Breast Cancer Risk 5R03CA224196-02 PAR16-416 79750 2019
Joseph, Vijai Sloan-Kettering Inst Can Research Candidate Gene Resequencing of Germline Multiple Myeloma 5R21CA209533-02 PAR16-176 187144 2018
Kanetsky, Peter A H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Ctr & Res Inst Genetic Epidemiology of Melanoma (GENOMEL) 5R01CA083115-15 PA11-260 574390 2017
Kardia, Sharon L University of Michigan at Ann Arbor The Lifecycle of Health Data: Polices and Practices 5R01CA214829-02 PA16-160 591649 2019
Karnovsky, Alla University of Michigan at Ann Arbor Methods and Tools for Integrative Functional Enrichment Analysis of Metabolomics Data 5U01CA235487-02 RM17-012 426554 2019
Kechris-Mays, Katherina University of Colorado Denver Addressing Sparsity in Metabolomics Data Analysis 5U01CA235488-02 RM17-012 441221 2019
Kechris-Mays, Katherina University of Colorado Denver Addressing Sparsity in Metabolomics Data Analysis 3U01CA235488-02S1 PA18-591 86888 2019
Klein, Alison P Johns Hopkins University Validation and Fine-Scale Mapping of Pancreatic Cancer Susceptibility Loci (STUDY) 5R01CA154823-08 PA13-302 616478 2019
Koenig, Barbara A. University of California, San Francisco Precision Genomics in the Wisdom Pragmatic Clinical Trial: an "Embedded" ELSI Study of Risk-Based Breast Cancer Screening 5R01CA211999-04 PA14-276 644748 2020
Kogan, Scott C University of California, San Francisco Impact of Low IL-10 Levels at Birth and Leukemia Risk 5R01CA185058-05 PA11-260 602331 2018
Lai, Rose Kamyee University of Southern California Functional Characterization of Glioma Gwas Variants 5R01CA207972-03 PA13-302 649042 2018
Li, Shuzhao Emory University Mummichog 3, Aligning Mass Spectrometry Data to Biological Networks 5U01CA235493-02 RM17-012 406485 2019
Li, Yafang Baylor College of Medicine Genetic Interaction Analysis Involving Oncogenesis-Related Genes in Lung Cancer 1R21CA235464-01A1 PA17-243 210597 2019
Lindstroem, Sara University of Washington Quantifying and Characterizing the Shared Genetic Contribution to Common Cancers 5U01CA194393-04 PA13-302 549469 2019
Luo, Jun Johns Hopkins University Genetic and Genomic Determinants of Homologous Recombination Repair Deficiency as Treatment Selection Markers for Lethal Prostate Cancer 1R01CA238284-01A1 PA19-056 374578 2020
Mack, Thomas Mcculloch University of Southern California Determinants of Genetic Penetrance in Identical Twins with Breast Cancer 5R01CA208772-04 CA15-008 608361 2019
Michaud, Dominique S Tufts University Boston Prospective Immune Profiling Using Methylation Markers and Pancreatic Cancer Risk 5R01CA207110-03 PA13-302 674455 2018
Mueller, Beth A Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Exploring Invasive Placentation as a Marker of Cancer Risk in Women and Offspring 5R21CA212429-02 PA15-125 191400 2018
Myers, Chad L University of Minnesota Integrative Methods for Finding Genetic Interactions Associated with Cancer Risk 1R21CA235352-01 PA17-243 187241 2019
Neuhausen, Susan L. Beckman Research Institute/City of Hope Germline and Tumor Genomic Analyses of Breast Cancer in Latinas 5R01CA184585-05 PA11-260 789245 2018
Ochs-Balcom, Heather M State University of New York at Buffalo Genetic Epidemiology of Breast Cancer Disparities in Women of African Ancestry 1UH2CA227608-01A1 PA16-175 192184 2019
Omilian, Angela Roswell Park Cancer Institute Corp The Role of Tumor-Infiltrating Immune Cells and Estrogen Receptor Expression in Racial Disparities in Breast Cancer Biology. 1R03CA238792-01A1 PAR18-021 87350 2020
Palmer, Julie R Boston University Medical Campus Improving Breast Cancer Risk Prediction for African American Women: Consideration of Estrogen Receptor Subtype-Specific Risk Factors 5R01CA228357-02 PA18-484 377438 2020
Patti, Gary Joseph Washington University A Comprehensive Platform for High-Throughput Profiling of the Human Reference Metabolome 5U01CA235482-02 RM17-012 447541 2019
Peters, Ulrike Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Using Functional Genomics to Inform Gene Environment Interactions for Colorectal Cancer 5R01CA201407-04 PA13-302 1702464 2019
Peters, Ulrike Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Molecular Pathological Epidemiology of Colorectal Cancer 5U01CA137088-09 PA13-302 2134455 2018
Petersen, Gloria M. Mayo Clinic Rochester Determinants of Pancreatic Cancer and Malignant Melanoma Phenotypes in Cdkn2a Hereditary Kindreds 5R01CA208517-04 CA15-008 583253 2019
Playdon, Mary Christine University of Utah Blood Metabolite Profiles and Risk of Developing Endometrial Cancer 5R00CA218694-03 PA16-193 249000 2019
Plon, Sharon E. Baylor College of Medicine Evaluating Utility and Improving Implementation of Genomic Sequencing for Pediatric Cancer Patients in the Diverse Population and Healthcare Settings of Texas: the Kidscanseq Study 5U01HG006485-07 HG16-011 900000 2019
Poynter, Jenny N. University of Minnesota Predictors of Myelodysplastic Syndrome in Minnesota 5R01CA142714-07 PA16-160 557106 2019
Rebbeck, Timothy R Dana-Farber Cancer Inst Genetics of Prostate Cancer in Africa 5U01CA184374-05 PA13-302 1598130 2019
Rehm, Heidi L. Brigham and Women's Hospital Clinical Genome Resource 5U41HG006834-06 PAR14-191 75000 2019
Rosenberg, Lynn Boston University Medical Campus A Follow-Up Study for Causes of Cancer in Black Women 5U01CA164974-09 PAR15-104 1828358 2019
Rothstein, Mark A University of Louisville Addressing ELSI Issues in Unregulated Health Research Using Mobile Devices 5R01CA207538-03 PA16-160 614834 2019
Salomonis, Nathan G. Cincinnati Childrens Hosp Med Ctr Unbiased Identification of Spliceosome Vulnerabilities Across Cancer 5R01CA226802-02 PA17-239 426923 2019
Scheet, Paul A University of TX MD Anderson Can Ctr Discovery of Risk Loci and Genomics of Pancreatic Cancer Through Exome Sequencing 5R01CA181244-06 PA11-260 997116 2019
Scheurer, Michael E Baylor College of Medicine Molecular Epidemiology of Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis: Evaluating the Impact of Smad6 and Genetic Ancestry on Disease Risk 1R01CA233719-01A1 PA18-484 665852 2019
Schildkraut, Joellen M. University of Virginia Genomic and Transcriptomic Analysis of Breast and Ovarian Cancers 5R01CA211574-02 PA16-160 638982 2019
Schmit, Stephanie L H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Ctr & Res Inst Biological Determinants of Colorectal Cancer Outcomes in Latinos of Diverse Ancestral Origins 1R01CA238087-01 PAR18-654 727816 2019
Sellers, Thomas A H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Ctr & Res Inst Epidemiology and Biology of Lncrnas in Ovarian Cancer 5R01CA207456-04 PA13-302 680786 2019
Sieh, Weiva Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Genomic and Transcriptomic Analysis of Mammographic Density 1R01CA237541-01A1 PA17-239 501617 2020
Spector, Logan G. University of Minnesota Comprehensive Evaluation of New and Transmitted Germline Variation in Ewing Sarcoma 5R03CA218733-02 PAR16-348 153400 2019
Tabung, Fred Kinyuy Ohio State University Pro-Inflammatory and Hyper-Insulinemic Dietary Patterns and Colorectal Cancer Risk: Role of the Metabolome 5R00CA207736-04 PA15-083 249000 2019
Tavtigian, Sean Vahram University of Utah Common and Rare Sequence Variants in Breast Cancer Risk 5R01CA121245-08 PA16-160 584508 2019
Terry, Mary Beth Columbia University Health Sciences Breast Cancer Family Registry Cohort 5U01CA164920-07 PAR15-104 1917456 2019
Thomas, Duncan C. University of Southern California Statistical Methods for Integrative Genomics in Cancer 5P01CA196569-04 PAR15-023 2635593 2019
Warren Andersen, Shaneda University of Wisconsin-Madison Vitamin D and Colorectal Cancer Risk: an Integrated Molecular and Genetic Epidemiologic Study 5R00CA207848-05 PA15-083 178740 2019
Weinstein, John N University of TX MD Anderson Can Ctr Computational Tools for Analysis and Visualization of Quality Control Issues in Metabolomic Data 5U01CA235510-02 RM17-012 433605 2019
Weitzel, Jeffrey N Beckman Research Institute/City of Hope Precision Approaches to Refining Tp53-Associated Cancer Risk 1R01CA242218-01 CA18-019 1704138 2019
Wiemels, Joseph Leo University of Southern California Genetic Susceptibility to Pediatric Glioma Inindividuals and Diverse Populations 5R01CA194189-05 PA13-302 1013932 2019
Witte, John S University of California, San Francisco Genome-Wide Pleiotropy Scan Across Multiple Cancers 5R01CA201358-04 PA13-302 529166 2019
Wolf, Susan M. University of Minnesota LAWSEQ: Building a Sound Legal Foundation for Translating Genomics Into Clinical Application 5R01HG008605-03 PA14-276 100000 2018
Yaghjyan, Lusine University of Florida The Role of Breast Stem Cells in Breast Cancer Etiology and Risk Prediction 1R01CA240341-01A1 PA19-056 377482 2020
Yang, Gong Vanderbilt University Medical Center Time-Dependent and Bidirectional Effect of Oxidative Stress - a Missing Piece of the Free Radical Theory of Cancer and Its Potential Implications 1R01CA237895-01A1 PA19-056 686500 2020
Yao, Song Roswell Park Cancer Institute Corp Somatic Mutations and Their Etiological Determinants for Breast Cancer in African American Women 1R01CA228156-01A1 PA18-484 1333797 2019
Young, Jamey D. Vanderbilt University Tools for Leveraging High-Resolution MS Detection of Stable Isotope Enrichments to Upgrade the Information Content of Metabolomics Datasets 5U01CA235508-02 RM17-012 431816 2019
Zheng, Wei Vanderbilt University Medical Center Integrating Genomic and Transcriptomic Data to Identify Breast Cancer Susceptibility Genes 1R01CA235553-01A1 PA18-484 682224 2019
Zheng, Wei Vanderbilt University Medical Center Breast Cancer Genetic Study in African-Ancestry Populations 5R01CA202981-04 PA13-302 2511173 2019
Zheng, Wei Vanderbilt University Medical Center Colorectal Cancer Risk Loci: Gwas, Fine-Mapping, and Functional Analysis 5R01CA188214-06 PA13-302 630205 2018