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Confirmation of 5p12 As a Susceptibility Locus for Progesterone-Receptor-Positive, Lower Grade Breast Cancer

Roger L Milne, Ellen L Goode, Montserrat Garca-Closas, Fergus J Couch, Gianluca Severi, Rebecca Hein, Zachary Fredericksen, Nuria Malats, M Pilar Zamora, Jose Ignacio Arias Perez, Javier Benitez, Thilo Doerk, Peter Schuermann, Johann H Karstens, Peter Hillemanns, Angela Cox, Ian W Brock, Graeme Elliot, Simon S Cross, Sheila Seal Show all

Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention | AMER ASSOC CANCER RESEARCH | Published : 2011

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Funding Acknowledgements

Part of this work was supported by the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme under grant agreement number 223175 (grant number HEALTH-F2-2009-223175; COGS). The BCAC is funded by CR-UK (C1287/A10118 and C1287/A12014). Meetings of the BCAC have been funded by the European Union COST Programme (BM0606). D.F. Easton is a Principal Research Fellow of CR-UK. The ABCS was supported by the Dutch Cancer Society (grants NKI 2001-2423, 2007-3839) and the Dutch National Genomics Initiative. The ABCFS, NC-BCFR, and OFBCR work was supported by the United States National Cancer Institute, NIH under RFA-CA-06-503 and through cooperative agreements with members of the Breast Cancer Family Registry (BCFR) and principal investigators, including Cancer Care Ontario (U01 CA69467), Northern California Cancer Center (U01 CA69417), University of Melbourne (U01 CA69638). The ABCFS was also supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia, the New South Wales Cancer Council, the Victorian Health Promotion Foundation (Australia) and the Victorian Breast Cancer Research Consortium. J.L. Hopper is a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Australia Fellow and a Victorian Breast Cancer Research Consortium Group Leader. M.C. Southey is an NHMRC Senior Research Fellow and a Victorian Breast Cancer Research Consortium Group Leader. Financial support for the AOCS was provided by the United States Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (DAMD17-01-1-0729), the Cancer Council of Tasmania and Cancer Foundation of Western Australia and the NHMRC (199600). G. Chenevix-Trench is supported by the NHMRC. The work of the BBCC was partly funded by ELAN-Fond of the University Hospital of Erlangen. The BBCS is funded by Cancer Research UK and Breakthrough Breast Cancer and acknowledges NHS funding to the NIHR Biomedical Research Centre, and the National Cancer Research Network (NCRN). The BSUCH study was supported by the Dietmar-Hopp Foundation, the Helmholtz Society and the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ). The CGPS was supported by the Chief Physician Johan Boserup and Lise Boserup Fund, the Danish Medical Research Council, and Herlev Hospital. The CNIO-BCS was supported by the Genome Spain Foundation, the Red Tematica de Investigacion Cooperativa en Cancer, and grants from the Asociacion Espanola Contra el Cancer and the Fondo de Investigacion Sanitario (PI081583 and PI081120). The ESTHER study was supported by a grant from the Baden Wurttemberg Ministry of Science, Research and Arts. Additional cases were recruited in the context of the VERDI study, which was supported by a grant from the German Cancer Aid (Deutsche Krebshilfe). The FBCS is supported by funds from Cancer Research UK (C8620/A8372 and C8620/A8857), a US Military Acquisition (ACQ) Activity, Era of Hope Award (W81XWH-05-1-0204), and the Institute of Cancer Research (UK). C. Turnbull is funded by a Medical Research Council (UK) Clinical Research Fellowship. The FBCS acknowledges NHS funding to the Royal Marsden/Institute of Cancer Research NIHR Specialist Cancer Biomedical Research Centre. The GC-HBOC was supported by Deutsche Krebshilfe (107054), the Dietmar-Hopp Foundation, the Helmholtz society, and the German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ).The GENICA was funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) Germany grants 01KW9975/5, 01KW9976/8, 01KW9977/0, and 01KW0114, the Robert Bosch Foundation, Stuttgart, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Institute for Prevention and Occupational Medicine of the German Social Accident Isurance (IPA), Bochum, as well as the Department of Internal Medicine, Evangelische Kliniken Bonn gGmbH, Johanniter Krankenhaus, Bonn, Germany. The GESBC was supported by the Deutsche Krebshilfe e. V. (70492) and genotyping in part by the state of Baden-Wurttemberg through the Medical Faculty of the University of Ulm (P.685). The HABCS study was supported by an intramural grant from Hannover Medical School. The HMBCS was supported by short-term fellowships from the German Academic Exchange Program (to N.V. Bogdanova), and the Friends of Hannover Medical School (to N.V. Bogdanova). The HUBCS was supported by a grant from the German Federal Ministry of Research and Education (RUS08/017). The KBCP was financially supported by the special Government Funding (EVO) of Kuopio University Hospital grants, Cancer Fund of North Savo, the Finnish Cancer Organizations, The Academy of Finland, and by the strategic funding of the University of Eastern Finland. kConFab is supported by grants from the National Breast Cancer Foundation, the NHMRC, the Queensland Cancer Fund, the Cancer Councils of New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, and South Australia, and the Cancer Foundation of Western Australia. The kConFab Clinical Follow Up Study was funded by the NHMRC (145684, 288704, 454508). LMBC is supported by the 'Stichting tegen Kanker' (232-2008 and 196-2010). The MARIE study was supported by the Deutsche Krebshilfe e. V. (70-2892-BR I), the Hamburg Cancer Society, the German Cancer Research Center, and the genotype work in part by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) Germany (01KH0402). MBCSG was supported by grants from Ministero della Salute (Extraordinary National Cancer Program 2006 "Alleanza contro il Cancro", and "Progetto Tumori Femminili" to P. Radice), Ministero dell'Universita' e Ricerca (RBLAO3-BETH to PR), Fondazione Italiana per la Ricerca sul Cancro (Special Project "Hereditary tumors"), Associazione Italiana per la Ricerca sul Cancro (4017 to P. Peterlongo), and by funds from Italian citizens who allocated the 5/1000 share of their tax payment in support of the Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale Tumori, according to Italian laws (INT-Institutional strategic projects "5 x 1000"). The MCBCS was supported by the NIH grants (CA122340, CA128978) and a Specialized Program of Research Excellence (SPORE) in Breast Cancer (CA116201). MCCS cohort recruitment was funded by VicHealth and Cancer Council Victoria. The MCCS was further supported by Australian NHMRC grants 209057, 251553, and 504711 and by infrastructure provided by Cancer Council Victoria. SEE ABCFS. The NBCS was supported by grants from the Norwegian Research council, 155218/V40, 175240/S10 to A.-L. Borrensen-Dale, FUGE-NFR 181600/V11 to V.-M. Kosma, and a Swizz Bridge Award to A.-L. Borrensen-Dale. The NHS was funded by NIH grant CA87969. The OBCS was supported by research grants from the Finnish Cancer Foundation, the Sigrid Juselius Foundation, the Academy of Finland, the University of Oulu, and the Oulu University Hospital. The PBCS was funded by Intramural Research Funds of the National Cancer Institute, Department of Health and Human Services, USA. The RBCS was funded by the Dutch Cancer Society (DDHK 2004-3124, DDHK 2009-4318).The SBCS was suppoted by Yorkshire Cancer Research and the Breast Cancer Campaign. SEARCH is funded by program grants from Cancer Research UK (C490/A10124, C8197/A10123, C1287/A10118). The SEBCS was supported by the Korea Health 21 R&D Project (AO30001), Ministry of Health and Welfare, Republic of Korea. The SZBCS was supported by Grant PBZ_KBN_122/P05/2004; K. Jaworska is a fellow of International PhD program, Postgraduate School of Molecular Medicine, Warsaw Medical University, supported by the Polish Foundation of Science. The TBCS was funded by The National Cancer Institute Thailand. The TWBCS is supported by the Taiwan Biobank project of the Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taiwan. The UCIBCS component of this research was supported by the NIH (CA58860, CA92044) and the Lon V Smith Foundation (LVS39420). E. Sawyer is supported by NIHR Comprehensive Biomedical Research Centre, Guy's & St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust in partnership with King's College London, United Kingdom. I. Tomlinson is supported by the Oxford Biomedical Research Centre.