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1Program in Molecular and Genetic Epidemiology, Epidemiology Department, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
2Channing Laboratory, Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Ave., Boston, MA, USA
3CEPH, Fondation Jean Dausset, 27 rue Juliette Dodu, 75010 Paris, France
4Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, East Lake Ave. Los Angeles, CA, 90089 USA
5Epidemiology and Surveillance Research American Cancer Society, 1599 Clifton Rd. NE, Atlanta, GA, 30329 USA
6Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Executive Blvd Rockville, MD, 20852 USA
7Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Old Road Campus Oxford, UK OX3 7LF
8Molecular and Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Scientific Institute of Tuscany, 50131 Florence, Italy
9Department of Medicine, Lund University, 221 00 Lund, Sweden
10Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam-Rehbruecke, Arthur-Scheunert-Allee 114-116, 14558 Nuthetal, Germany
11Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, MA 02215, USA
12Broad Institute at Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 7 Cambridge Center, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA
13Genomic Epidemiology Group, Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, 69121 Heidelberg, Germany
14Core Genotyping Facility, National Cancer Institute, 8717 Grovemont Circle, Gaithersburg, MD 20892, USA
15INSERM, Institut Gustave Roussy, 39 rue Camille Desmoulins, 94805 Villejuif, France
16Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Department of Medical Oncology, 44 Binney St., Boston, MA 02115, USA
17Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave,. Boston, MA 02115, USA
18Nutrition and Hormones Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer,150 Cours Albert Thomas, 69008 Lyon, France
19Epidemiology Program, Cancer Research Center, University of Hawaii, 1236 Lauhala St., Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
20Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø, Norway
21Molecular and Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Scientific Institute of Tuscany, 50131 Florence, Italy
22Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, 3508 Utrecht, The Netherlands
23Faculty of Medicine, Division of Epidemiology, Public Health and Primary Care, Imperial College, W2 1PG London, UK
24Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK-2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
25Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, 75 Mikras Asias Str., 11527 Goudi, Athens, Greece
Received June 8, 2006; Revisions requested August 14, 2006; Revised August 24, 2006; Accepted September 20, 2006.
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