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    • Polymorphisms in a Putative Enhancer at the 10q21.2 Breast Cancer Risk Locus Regulate NRBF2 Expression 

      Darabi, Hatef; McCue, Karen; Beesley, Jonathan; Michailidou, Kyriaki; Nord, Silje; Kar, Siddhartha; Humphreys, Keith et al. (Elsevier, 2015-06-11)
      Genome-wide association studies have identified SNPs near ZNF365 at 10q21.2 that are associated with both breast cancer risk and mammographic density. To identify the most likely causal SNPs, we fine mapped the association ...
    • Retinal nerve fibre layer measures and cognitive function in the EPIC-Norfolk Cohort Study 

      Khawaja, Anthony P.; Chan, Michelle P. Y.; Yip, Jennifer L. Y.; Broadway, David C.; Garway-Heath, David F.; Luben, Robert; Hayat, Shabina et al. (Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, 2016)
      Purpose: To examine the relationship between retinal nerve fibre layer (RNFL) thickness and cognitive function in a population of older British adults. Methods: Participants of the European Prospective Investigation of ...
    • Self-reported parkinsonian symptoms in the EPIC-Norfolk cohort 

      Ishihara, Lianna S.; Khaw, Kay-Tee; Luben, Robert; Bingham, Sheila; Welch, Ailsa; Day, Nicholas E.; Brayne, Carol (2005-08-24)
      Abstract Background Parkinsonian symptoms have been associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Several studies have reported on the prevalence of signs and symptoms. Symptoms questionnaires can identify potential ...
    • Smoking and high-risk mammographic parenchymal patterns: a case-control study 

      Sala, Evis; Warren, Ruth M. L.; McCann, Jenny; Duffy, Stephen; Luben, Robert; Day, Nicholas E. (1999-11-16)
      Statement of findings Current smoking was strongly and inversely associated with high-risk patterns, after adjustment for concomitant risk factors. Relative to never smokers, current smokers were significantly less likely ...
    • Television Viewing, Walking Speed and Grip Strength in a Prospective Cohort Study 

      Keevil, Victoria L.; Wijndaele, Katrien; Luben, Robert; Sayer, Avan A.; Wareham, Nicholas J.; Khaw, Kay-Tee (2014-07-18)
      Purpose Television (TV) watching is the most prevalent sedentary leisure-time activity in the United Kingdom. We examined associations between TV viewing time, measured over 10 years, and two objective measures of ...
    • Topical Beta-blockers and Cardiovascular Mortality: Systematic review and meta-analysis with data from the EPIC-Norfolk cohort study 

      Pinnock, Claude; Yip, Jennifer L. Y.; Khawaja, Anthony P.; Luben, Robert; Hayat, Shabina; Broadway, David C.; Foster, Paul J. et al. (Taylor & Francis, 2016)
      ${\bf Purpose:}$ To determine if topical beta-blocker use is associated with increased cardiovascular mortality, particularly amongst people with self reported glaucoma. ${\bf Methods:}$ All participants who participated ...