Genetic Epidemiology Branch (GEB)
- Caporaso, Neil E., M.D.
Molecular epidemiology of lung and other tobacco-related cancers. Family studies of lympho-proliferative cancers, i.e., chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Pharmacogenetics of genotype-phenotype relationships.
- Goldin, Lynn R., Ph.D.
Analytic methods for detecting susceptibility genes for complex diseases by linkage and association methods. Genetic epidemiology of lymphoproliferative cancers.
- Goldstein, Alisa M., Ph.D.
Genetic epidemiology of cancer, integrating epidemiologic, clinical, and molecular approaches. Developing and evaluating methods to examine gene-environment interactions in complex diseases.
- Landi, Maria T., M.D., Ph.D.
Association and linkage approaches in genetic epidemiology of cutaneous malignant melanoma, genetic factors of lung cancer and smoking, health consequences of dioxin exposure.
- Taylor, Philip R., M.D., Sc.D
Development of prevention strategies for cancers of the upper gastrointestinal tract (esophageal and gastric cancers) using a variety of research approaches (cancer prevention trials, early detection studies, etiologic studies, laboratory-based molecular research, and clinical nutrition studies).
- Yang, Rose, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Identification of susceptibility genes for familial cancers (melanoma, chordoma, nasopharyngeal carcinoma). Assessment of etiologic heterogeneity of breast cancer using molecular approaches.