Christian C. Abnet, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Nutritional Epidemiology Branch
6120 Executive Boulevard
Bethesda, MD 20892
Bethesda, MD 20892
- Etiologic studies of esophageal and gastric cancer
- Developing exposure markers for nutritional and toxic elements for use in epidemiologic studies
- Member of the DCEG Upper Gastrointestinal Cancers Research Group
Dr. Abnet received a Ph.D. in Environmental Toxicology from the University of Wisconsin in 1998 and an M.P.H. in Epidemiology from the University of Minnesota in 1999. He joined NCI as a Cancer Prevention Fellow in the Division of Cancer Prevention in 1998 and became an investigator in the Nutritional Epidemiology Branch in 2005.
Abnet CC, Wang Z, Song X, Hu N, Zhou FY, Freedman ND, Li XM, Yu K, Shu XO, Yuan JM, Zheng W, Dawsey SM, Liao LM, Lee MP, Ding T, Qiao YL, Gao YT, Koh WP, Xiang YB, Tang ZZ, Fan JH, Chung CC, Wang C, Wheeler W, Yeager M, Yuenger J, Hutchinson A, Jacobs KB, Giffen CA, Burdett L, Fraumeni JF Jr, Tucker MA, Chow WH, Zhao XK, Li JM, Li AL, Sun LD, Wei W, Li JL, Zhang P, Li HL, Cui WY, Wang WP, Liu ZC, Yang X, Fu WJ, Cui JL, Lin HL, Zhu WL, Liu M, Chen X, Chen J, Guo L, Han JJ, Zhou SL, Huang J, Wu Y, Yuan C, Huang J, Ji AF, Kul JW, Fan ZM, Wang JP, Zhang DY, Zhang LQ, Zhang W, Chen YF, Ren JL, Li XM, Dong JC, Xing GL, Guo ZG, Yang JX, Mao YM, Yuan Y, Guo ET, Zhang W, Hou ZC, Liu J, Li Y, Tang S, Chang J, Peng XQ, Han M, Yin WL, Liu YL, Hu YL, Liu Y, Yang LQ, Zhu FG, Yang XF, Feng XS, Wang Z, Li Y, Gao SG, Liu HL, Yuan L, Jin Y, Zhang YR, Sheyhidin I, Li F, Chen BP, Ren SW, Liu B, Li D, Zhang GF, Yue WB, Feng CW, Qige Q, Zhao JT, Yang WJ, Lei GY, Chen LQ, Li EM, Xu LY, Wu ZY, Bao ZQ, Chen JL, Li XC, Zhuang X, Zhou YF, Zuo XB, Dong ZM, Wang LW, Fan XP, Wang J, Zhou Q, Ma GS, Zhang QX, Liu H, Jian XY, Lian SY, Wang JS, Chang FB, Lu CD, Miao JJ, Chen ZG, Wang R, Guo M, Fan ZL, Tao P, Liu TJ, Wei JC, Kong QP, Fan L, Wang XZ, Gao FS, Wang TY, Xie D, Wang L, Chen SQ, Yang WC, Hong JY, Wang L, Qiu SL, Goldstein AM, Yuan ZQ, Chanock SJ, Zhang XJ, Taylor PR, Wang LD. Genotypic variants at 2q33 and risk of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma in China: a meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies. Hum Mol Genet. 2012;21(9):2132-41.
O’Doherty MG, Freedman ND, Hollenbeck AR, Schatzkin A, Abnet CC. A prospective cohort study of obesity and risk of oesophageal and gastric adenocarcinoma in the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study. Gut. 2012;61(9):1261-8.
Freedman ND, Silverman DT, Hollenbeck AR, Schatzkin A, Abnet CC. Association between smoking and risk of bladder cancer among men and women. JAMA. 2011;306(7):737-45.
Murphy G, Fan JH, Mark SD, Dawsey SM, Selhub J, Wang J, Taylor PR, Qiao YL, Abnet CC. Prospective study of serum cysteine levels and oesophageal and gastric cancers in China. Gut. 2011;60(5):618-23.
Abnet CC, Freedman ND, Hu N, Wang Z, Yu K, Shu XO, Yuan JM, Zheng W, Dawsey SM, Dong LM, Lee MP, Ding T, Qiao YL, Gao YT, Koh WP, Xiang YB, Tang ZZ, Fan JH, Wang C, Wheeler W, Gail MH, Yeager M, Yuenger J, Hutchinson A, Jacobs KB, Giffen CA, Burdett L, Fraumeni JF Jr, Tucker MA, Chow WH, Goldstein AM, Chanock SJ, Taylor PR. A shared susceptibility locus in PLCE1 at 10q23 for gastric adenocarcinoma and esophageal squamous cell carcinoma. Nat Genet. 2010;42(9):764-7.