Publications

Selection of original papers 2005 - 2014

Group members have authored more than 100 international, peer-reviewed publications (for a full list, please see PubMed). Selected publications include:

Song H, Michel A, Nyrén O, Ekström AM, Pawlita M, Ye W. A CagA-independent cluster of antigens related to the risk of noncardia gastric cancer: Associations between Helicobacter pylori antibodies and gastric adenocarcinoma explored by multiplex serology. Int J Cancer. 2013 Nov 20.

Epplein M, Pawlita M, Michel A, Peek RM Jr, Cai Q, Blot WJ. Helicobacter pylori protein-specific antibodies and risk of colorectal cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 Nov;22(11):1964-74.

Kreimer AR, Johansson M, Waterboer T, Kaaks R, Chang-Claude J, Drogen D, Tjønneland A, Overvad K, Quirós JR, González CA, Sánchez MJ, Larrañaga N, Navarro C, Barricarte A, Travis RC, Khaw KT, Wareham N, Trichopoulou A, Lagiou P, Trichopoulos D, Peeters PH, Panico S, Masala G, Grioni S, Tumino R, Vineis P, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Laurell G, Hallmans G, Manjer J, Ekström J, Skeie G, Lund E, Weiderpass E, Ferrari P, Byrnes G, Romieu I, Riboli E, Hildesheim A, Boeing H, Pawlita M, Brennan P. Evaluation of human papillomavirus antibodies and risk of subsequent head and neck cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2013 Jul 20;31(21):2708-15.

Anantharaman D, Gheit T, Waterboer T, Abedi-Ardekani B, Carreira C, McKay-Chopin S, Gaborieau V, Marron M, Lagiou P, Ahrens W, Holcátová I, Merletti F, Kjaerheim K, Talamini R, Simonato L, Castellsague X, Macfarlane TV, Biggs AM, Thakker N, Znaor A, Thomson P, Canova C, Conway DI, Healy CM, Tommasino M, Pawlita M, Brennan P. Human papillomavirus infections and upper aero-digestive tract cancers: the ARCAGE study. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2013 Apr 17;105(8):536-45.

Antonsson A, Pawlita M, Feltkamp MC, Bouwes Bavinck JN, Euvrard S, Harwood CA, Naldi L, Nindl I, Proby CM, Neale RE, Waterboer T. Longitudinal study of seroprevalence and serostability of the human polyomaviruses JCV and BKV in organ transplant recipients. J Med Virol. 2013 Feb;85(2):327-35.

Epplein M, Zheng W, Xiang YB, Peek RM Jr, Li H, Correa P, Gao J, Michel A, Pawlita M, Cai Q, Shu XO. Prospective study of Helicobacter pylori biomarkers for gastric cancer risk among Chinese men. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2012 Dec;21(12):2185-92.

Poynten IM, Jin F, Templeton DJ, Prestage GP, Donovan B, Pawlita M, Fairley CK, Garland S, Grulich AE, Waterboer T. Prevalence, incidence, and risk factors for human papillomavirus 16 seropositivity in Australian homosexual men. Sex Transm Dis. 2012 Sep;39(9):726-32.

Sitas F, Egger S, Urban MI, Taylor PR, Abnet CC, Boffetta P, O'Connell DL, Whiteman DC, Brennan P, Malekzadeh R, Pawlita M, Dawsey SM, Waterboer T; InterSCOPE Collaboration. InterSCOPE study: Associations between esophageal squamous cell carcinoma and human papillomavirus serological markers. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2012 Jan 18;104(2):147-58.

Waterboer T, Dondog B, Michael KM, Michel A, Schmitt M, Vaccarella S, Franceschi S, Clifford G, Pawlita M. Dried blood spot samples for seroepidemiology of infections with human papillomaviruses, Helicobacter pylori, Hepatitis C Virus, and JC Virus. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2012 Feb;21(2):287-93.

Sampogna F, Bavinck JN, Pawlita M, Abeni D, Harwood CA, Proby CM, Feltkamp MC, Euvrard S, Naldi L, Neale RE, Nindl I, Pfister H, Quint WG, Waterboer T; EPI-HPV-UV-CA Group. Factors associated with the seroprevalence of 26 cutaneous and two genital human papillomavirus types in organ transplant patients. J Gen Virol. 2012 Jan;93(Pt 1):165-74.

Ribeiro KB, Levi JE, Pawlita M, Koifman S, Matos E, Eluf-Neto J, Wunsch-Filho V, Curado MP, Shangina O, Zaridze D, Szeszenia-Dabrowska N, Lissowska J, Daudt A, Menezes A, Bencko V, Mates D, Fernandez L, Fabianova E, Gheit T, Tommasino M, Boffetta P, Brennan P, Waterboer T. Low human papillomavirus prevalence in head and neck cancer: results from two large case-control studies in high-incidence regions. Int J Epidemiol. 2011 Apr;40(2):489-502.

Heiligenberg M, Michael KM, Kramer MA, Pawlita M, Prins M, Coutinho RA, Dukers-Muijrers NH, Waterboer T. Seroprevalence and determinants of eight high-risk human papillomavirus types in homosexual men, heterosexual men, and women: a population-based study in Amsterdam. Sex Transm Dis. 2010 Nov;37(11):672-80.

Karagas MR, Waterboer T, Li Z, Nelson HH, Michael KM, Bavinck JN, Perry AE, Spencer SK, Daling J, Green AC, Pawlita M; New Hampshire Skin Cancer Study Group. Genus beta human papillomaviruses and incidence of basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas of skin: population based case-control study. BMJ. 2010 Jul 8;341:c2986.

Gao L, Michel A, Weck MN, Arndt V, Pawlita M, Brenner H. Helicobacter pylori infection and gastric cancer risk: evaluation of 15 H. pylori proteins determined by novel multiplex serology. Cancer Res. 2009 Aug 1;69(15):6164-70.

Waterboer T, Neale R, Michael KM, Sehr P, de Koning MN, Weissenborn SJ, Sampogna F, Abeni D, Green AC, Bouwes Bavinck JN, Pawlita M; EPI-HPV-UV-CA Group. Antibody responses to 26 skin human papillomavirus types in the Netherlands, Italy and Australia. J Gen Virol. 2009 Aug;90(Pt 8):1986-98.

Gao L, Weck MN, Michel A, Pawlita M, Brenner H. Association between chronic atrophic gastritis and serum antibodies to 15 Helicobacter pylori proteins measured by multiplex serology. Cancer Res. 2009 Apr 1;69(7):2973-80.

Waterboer T, Abeni D, Sampogna F, Rother A, Masini C, Sehr P, Michael KM, Pawlita M. Serological association of beta and gamma human papillomaviruses with squamous cell carcinoma of the skin. Br J Dermatol. 2008 Aug;159(2):457-9.

Heideman DA, Waterboer T, Pawlita M, Delis-van Diemen P, Nindl I, Leijte JA, Bonfrer JM, Horenblas S, Meijer CJ, Snijders PJ. Human papillomavirus-16 is the predominant type etiologically involved in penile squamous cell carcinoma. J Clin Oncol. 2007 Oct 10;25(29):4550-6.

Karagas MR, Nelson HH, Sehr P, Waterboer T, Stukel TA, Andrew A, Green AC, Bavinck JN, Perry A, Spencer S, Rees JR, Mott LA, Pawlita M. Human papillomavirus infection and incidence of squamous cell and basal cell carcinomas of the skin. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2006 Mar 15;98(6):389-95.

Schmitt M, Bravo IG, Snijders PJ, Gissmann L, Pawlita M, Waterboer T. Bead-based multiplex genotyping of human papillomaviruses. J Clin Microbiol. 2006 Feb;44(2):504-12.

Waterboer T, Sehr P, Pawlita M. Suppression of non-specific binding in serological Luminex assays. J Immunol Methods. 2006 Feb 20;309(1-2):200-4.

Waterboer T, Sehr P, Michael KM, Franceschi S, Nieland JD, Joos TO, Templin MF, Pawlita M. Multiplex human papillomavirus serology based on in situ-purified glutathione s-transferase fusion proteins. Clin Chem. 2005 Oct;51(10):1845-53.

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