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Height, selected genetic markers and prostate cancer risk: results from the PRACTICAL consortium

Artitaya Lophatananon, Sarah Stewart-Brown, Zsofia Kote-Jarai, Ali Amin Al Olama, Sara Benlloch Garcia, David E Neal, Freddie C Hamdy, Jenny L Donovan, Graham G Giles, Liesel M Fitzgerald, Melissa C Southey, Paul Pharoah, Nora Pashayan, Henrik Gronberg, Fredrik Wiklund, Markus Aly, Janet L Stanford, Hermann Brenner, Aida K Dieffenbach, Volker Arndt Show all

British Journal of Cancer | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2017

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Awarded by European Community's Seventh Framework Programme


Awarded by Cancer Research UK


Awarded by National Institutes of Health


Awarded by Post-Cancer GWAS initiative


Awarded by Department of Defence


Awarded by CRUK


Awarded by National Institute of Health (NIH) Cancer Post-Cancer GWAS initiative


Awarded by Post-Cancer GWAS initiative (GAME-ON initiative)


Funding Acknowledgements

This study would not have been possible without the contributions of the following: Per Hall (COGS); Douglas F Easton, Paul Pharoah, Kyriaki Michailidou, Manjeet K Bolla, Qin Wang (BCAC), Andrew Berchuck (OCAC), Rosalind A Eeles, Douglas F Easton, Ali Amin Al Olama, Zsofia Kote-Jarai, Sara Benlloch (PRACTICAL), Georgia Chenevix-Trench, Antonis Antoniou, Lesley McGuffog, Fergus Couch and Ken Offit (CIMBA), Joe Dennis, Alison M Dunning, Andrew Lee, and Ed Dicks, Craig Luccarini and the staff of the Centre for Genetic Epidemiology Laboratory, Javier Benitez, Anna Gonzalez-Neira, and the staff of the CNIO genotyping unit, Jacques Simard and Daniel C Tessier, Francois Bacot, Daniel Vincent, Sylvie LaBoissiere and Frederic Robidoux and the staff of the McGill University and Genome Quebec Innovation Centre, Stig E Bojesen, Sune F Nielsen, Borge G Nordestgaard, and the staff of the Copenhagen DNA laboratory, and Julie M Cunningham, Sharon A Windebank, Christopher A Hilker, Jeffrey Meyer and the staff of Mayo Clinic Genotyping Core Facility. Funding for the iCOGS infrastructure came from: the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme under grant agreement no 223175 (HEALTH-F2-2009-223175) (COGS), Cancer Research UK (C1287/A10118, C1287/A 10710, C12292/A11174, C1281/A12014, C5047/A8384, C5047/A15007, C5047/A10692, and C8197/A16565), the National Institutes of Health (CA128978) and Post-Cancer GWAS initiative (1U19 CA148537, 1U19 CA148065 and 1U19 CA148112-the GAME-ON initiative), the Department of Defence (W81XWH-10-1-0341), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) for the CIHR Team in Familial Risks of Breast Cancer, Komen Foundation for the Cure, the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, and the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund. Funding for ICEP ('This work was also supported by CRUK (grant number C18281/A19169)'). Funding for the CRUK study and PRACTICAL consortium: this work was supported by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, European Commission's Seventh Framework Programme grant agreement no 223175 (HEALTH-F2-2009-223175), Cancer Research UK Grants C5047/A7357, C1287/A10118, C5047/A3354, C5047/A10692, C16913/A6135, and The National Institute of Health (NIH) Cancer Post-Cancer GWAS initiative grant: No. 1U19 CA 148537-01 (the GAME-ON initiative). We acknowledge support from the NIHR to the Biomedical Research Centre at The Institute of Cancer Research and Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust.