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Cancer Causes & Control

Cancer Causes & Control

An International Journal of Studies of Cancer in Human Populations

Editor-in-Chief: Immaculata De Vivo

ISSN: 0957-5243 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-7225 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10552

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Immaculata De Vivo
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Editor Emeritus:
Graham A. Colditz
Channing Laboratory, Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA

Edward Giovannucci
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA

Associate Editors:

Madina Agenor, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA; Brenda BirmannHarvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USAMarta Crous Bou,  Barcelona Beta Brain Research Center, Pasqual Maragall Foundation, Barcelona, Spain;  Eunyoung Cho, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI, USAGraham A. Colditz, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA;  Mengmeng Du, Memorial Sloane Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA;  Heather Eliassen, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA; Jiali HanRichard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA; Jamie Hart, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA; Elizabeth Kantor, Memorial Sloane Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA; Pagona Lagiou,University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece;   Michael Leitzmann, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany; Faina Linkov, Magee-Women's Research Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Dominique Michaud, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USALorelei MucciHarvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA; Beth A. Mueller, Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USAJenny N. PoynterDivision of Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA;  Jennifer R. Rider, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA USA; Sabine RohrmannUniversity of Zurich, Zürich, SwitzerlandEva Schernhammer, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MAUSA; V. Wendy  Setaiwan, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USALisa Signorello, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA; Stephanie Smith-Warner, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA; Siobhan SutcliffeWashington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA;  Rulla Tamimi, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA; Kathryn Terry, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA; Britton Trabert, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA; Shelley Tworoger, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; Xuehong Zhang, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MAUSA      

Editorial Board:
Hans-Olav Adami,
Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden; Theodore Brasky, The Ohio State University, College of Medicine, Columbus, USA. Peter Boyle, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy;  Sarah C. Darby, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, UK; Dallas English, Cancer Epidemiology Centre, The Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia; Jo L. Freudenheim, University at Buffalo, NY, USA; Christine Friedenreich, Alberta Cancer Board, Calgary, Canada; Adèle Green, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia; Richard B. Hayes, Division of Epidemiology, NYU Medical Center, New York, NY, USA; Robert A. Hiatt, UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California at San Francisco, USA; T.J.A. Key, ICRF Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, UK; Elsebeth Lynge, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark; Jing Ma, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston MA, USA; Anthony J. McMichael, National Centre for Epidemiology & Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia; Mads Melbye, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, DenmarkSteven Narod, The Centre for Research in Women's Health, Toronto, ON, Canada; Andrew F. Olshan, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA; Neil Pearce, Wellington School of Medicine, New ZealandBarbara K. Rimer, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA; Leslie L. Robison, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis,TN, USA; Lynn Rosenberg, Boston University, MA, USA; Annie J. Sasco, Bordeaux Segalen University, Bordeaux, France; Adeline Seow, The National University of Singapore; Hans H. Storm, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark; Kazuo Tajima, Aichi Cancer Center Research Institute, Nagoya, JapanRebecca Troisi, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA; Anna H. Wu, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA; Shelia H. Zahm, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA


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    Cancer Causes & Control is an international refereed journal that both reports and stimulates new avenues of investigation into the causes, control, and subsequent prevention of cancer. By drawing together related information published currently in a diverse range of biological and medical journals, it has a multidisciplinary and multinational approach.

    The scope of the journal includes: variation in cancer distribution within and between populations; factors associated with cancer risk; preventive and therapeutic interventions on a population scale; economic, demographic, and health-policy implications of cancer; and related methodological issues.

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    Cancer Causes & Control publishes Original Articles, Reviews, Commentaries, Opinions, Short Communications and Letters to the Editor which will have direct relevance to researchers and practitioners working in epidemiology, medical statistics, cancer biology, health education, medical economics and related fields. The journal also contains significant information for government agencies concerned with cancer research, control and policy. 

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