Thomas L. Vaughan
M.P.H., University of Washington, 1983.
M.D., University of Illinois, 1978.
B.S., Cornell University, Biomedical Engineering, 1974.
For a full description of research interests and a list of publications, see research website under "contact information" above.
Intraindividual variability over time in plasma biomarkers of inflammation and effects of long-term storage.. Cancer causes & control : CCC.. 2014.
Quantification of population benefit in evaluation of biomarkers: practical implications for disease detection and prevention.. BMC medical informatics and decision making. 14(1):15.. 2014.
Most common 'sporadic' cancers have a significant germline genetic component.. Human molecular genetics.. 2014.
Estimating and explaining the effect of education and income on head and neck cancer risk: INHANCE consortium pooled analysis of 31 case-control studies from 27 countries.. International journal of cancer. Journal international du cancer.. 2014.
From genomics to diagnostics of esophageal adenocarcinoma.. Nature genetics. 46(8):806-7.. 2014.
Alcohol and the Risk of Barrett's Esophagus: A Pooled Analysis from the International BEACON Consortium.. The American journal of gastroenterology.. 2014.
Association of Marijuana Smoking with Oropharyngeal and Oral Tongue Cancers: Pooled Analysis from the INHANCE Consortium.. Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology. 23(1):160-71.. 2014.
Diet and lifestyle factors and risk of subtypes of esophageal and gastric cancers: classification tree analysis.. Annals of epidemiology. 24(1):50-7.. 2014.
Temporal and Spatial Evolution of Somatic Chromosomal Alterations: A Case-Cohort Study of Barrett's Esophagus.. Cancer prevention research (Philadelphia, Pa.). 7(1):114-27.. 2014.
Risk of Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Decreases with Height, Based on Consortium Analysis and Confirmed by Mendelian Randomization.. Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association.. 2014.
Long-Chain Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Intake and Risk of Colorectal Cancer.. Nutrition and cancer.. 2013.
Diet and upper gastrointestinal cancers: in search of dark matter.. Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association. 11(9):1137-9.. 2013.
Adult height and head and neck cancer: a pooled analysis within the INHANCE Consortium.. European journal of epidemiology.. 2013.
Germline Genetic Contributions to Risk for Esophageal Adenocarcinoma, Barrett's Esophagus, and Gastroesophageal Reflux.. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 105(22):1711-8.. 2013.
Association Between Markers of Obesity and Progression From Barrett's Esophagus to Esophageal Adenocarcinoma.. Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association.. 2013.
NSAIDs Modulate Clonal Evolution in Barrett's Esophagus.. PLoS genetics. 9(6):e1003553.. 2013.
Epidemiology and risk factors for gastroesophageal junction tumors: understanding the rising incidence of this disease.. Seminars in radiation oncology. 23(1):3-9.. 2013.
A genome-wide association study identifies new susceptibility loci for esophageal adenocarcinoma and Barrett's esophagus.. Nature genetics. 45(12):1487-93.. 2013.
Specialty supplement use and biologic measures of oxidative stress and DNA damage.. Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology.. 2013.
Recent Physical Activity in Relation to DNA Damage and Repair Using the Comet Assay.. Journal of physical activity & health.. 2013.
Spectrum and risk of neoplasia in Werner syndrome: a systematic review.. PloS one. 8(4):e59709.. 2013.
Common variants at the MHC locus and at chromosome 16q24.1 predispose to Barrett's esophagus.. Nature genetics. 44(10):1131-1136.. 2012.