Dr Laura Fachal

University of Cambridge

University departments
Department of Public Health and Primary Care
NHS or other affiliations
Strangeways Research Laboratory

Position: Visiting Researcher
Personal home page:
Email:   lf370@cam.ac.uk

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Research description

Our research is focused in the identification of common genetic variation associated with disease through Genome-wide association studies and fine-mapping analysis.

Research Programme
Urological Malignancies
Tumour type interests
Breast
Prostate
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Key publications

From candidate gene studies to GWAS and post-GWAS analyses in breast cancer.
Fachal L, Dunning AM
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959437X15000052

A three-stage genome-wide association study identifies a susceptibility locus for late radiotherapy toxicity at 2q24.1.
Fachal L, Gómez-Caamaño A, Barnett GC, Peleteiro P, Carballo AM, Calvo-Crespo P, Kerns SL, Sánchez-García M, Lobato-Busto R, Dorling L, Elliott RM, Dearnaley DP, Sydes MR, Hall E, Burnet NG, Carracedo Á, Rosenstein BS, West CM, Dunning AM, Vega A.
http://www.nature.com/ng/journal/v46/n8/full/ng.3020.html