Tanja Stocks, Associate reseracher
BSc in Dietetics, Umeå University, Sweden, 2002
BSc in Sports Pedagogics, Umeå University, Sweden, 2002
PhD, Umeå University, Sweden, June 2009. title: Metabolic factors and cancer risk; prospective studies on prostate cancer, colorectal cancer and cancer overall.
Previous academic positions
Postdoc. Umeå university, Dept of Surgical and Perioperative Sceinces, Urology and Andrology. Topic: Metabolic risk factors and cancer risk. July 2009 - Jan 2014
Postdoc. Institute of Preventive Medicine, Frederiksberg, Denmark. Topic: Gene-diet interatcitons in obesity. Sept 2010 - April 2013
Postdoc. Amsterdam Free University, Institute of Health Sceinces, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Topic: Chi8ldhood growth and subsequent obesity. Oct 2009 - July 2010
Cancer epidemiology, in particular metabolic and genetic risk factors in relation to risk and prognosis of cancer. Daibetes, obesity and cardiovascular diseases; their determinants and their associations with risk of cancer.
Metabolic traits and risk for various cancers in teh Metabolic Syndrome and Cancer project (Me-Can) (PI) Me-Can
Mendelian randomization studies of lipids and cancer risk in the Malmö Diet and Cancer Study
Metabolic traits and postate cancer prognosis: pooled studies using five Swedish cohorts
Retrieved from Lund University's publications database
- A century of trends in adult human height
- Apo-lipoproteins, lipids and risk of cancer.
- Interpretation of conventional survival analysis and competing risk analysis : An example of hypertension and prostate cancer
- γ-Glutamyltransferase and Breast Cancer Risk Beyond Alcohol Consumption and Other Life Style Factors - A Pooled Cohort Analysis.
- Alcohol consumption and the risk of renal cancers in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC)
- Determinants of the t(14;18) translocation and their role in t(14;18)-positive follicular lymphoma.
- Dietary intake of acrylamide and epithelial ovarian cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort.
- Inverse relationship between a genetic risk score of 31 BMI loci and weight change before and after reaching middle age.
- Metabolic risk score and cancer risk: pooled analysis of seven cohorts.