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    • Adult height is associated with increased risk of ovarian cancer: a Mendelian randomisation study. 

      Dixon-Suen, Suzanne C; Nagle, Christina M; Thrift, Aaron P; Pharoah, Paul David; Ewing, Ailith; Pearce, Celeste Leigh; Zheng, Wei et al. (Springer Nature, 2018-04)
      Abstract Background: Observational studies suggest greater height is associated with increased ovarian cancer risk, but cannot exclude bias and/or confounding as explanations for this. Mendelian randomization (MR) can ...
    • A Kallikrein 15 (KLK15) single nucleotide polymorphism located close to a novel exon shows evidence of association with poor ovarian cancer survival 

      Batra, Jyotsna; Nagle, Christina M; O'Mara, Tracy; Higgins, Melanie; Dong, Ying; Tan, Olivia L; Lose, Felicity et al. (2011-04-01)
      Abstract Background KLK15 over-expression is reported to be a significant predictor of reduced progression-free survival and overall survival in ovarian cancer. Our aim was to analyse the KLK15 gene for putative functional ...