Cumulative Burden of Colorectal Cancer-Associated Genetic Variants is More Strongly Associated With Early-onset vs Late-onset Cancer

Background & Aims Early-onset colorectal cancer (CRC, in persons younger than 50 years old) is increasing in incidence; yet, in the absence of a family history of CRC, this population lacks harmonized recommendations for prevention. We aimed to determine whether a polygenic risk score (PRS) developed from 95 CRC-associated common genetic risk variants was associated…

Reasons for low cervical cancer survival in new accession European Union countries: a EUROCARE-5 study

Purpose With better access to early diagnosis and appropriate treatment, cervical cancer (CC) burden decreased in several European countries. In Eastern European (EE) countries, which accessed European Union in 2004, CC survival was worse than in the rest of Europe. The present study investigates CC survival differences across five European regions, considering stage at diagnosis…

Biomonitoring of 45 inorganic elements measured in plasma from Spanish subjects: A cross-sectional study in Andalusian population

Heavy metals and other toxic elements are frequently detected in humans. Rare earth elements (REE) have arisen as a novel group of substances considered as emerging pollutants due to its dependence for high tech industry. We designed a study aimed to conduct the biomonitoring a total of 45 inorganic elements in the population of Andalusia…

7 Congreso de la Escuela de Pacientes

Bienvenida Institucional Mesa de experiencias: #Unafamiliadecuidado #Una familia de cuidado: ¿Cuál es la tuya? La habitación saludable: cocinar rico y sano VII Congreso de Escuela de Pacientes #UnaFamiliadeCuidado 10:00h: Bienvenida Institucional 10:15 Mesa de Experiencias con familiares, cuidadoras y pacientes 12:00 Mesa «Una Familia de Cuidado, ¿Cual es la tuya?» 13:00 La habitación saludable: cocinar…