The TREC initiative has generated a wide range of collaborations, both within and across the TREC Centers, as well as with outside institutions.

To view all TREC publications, please visit the TREC Coordination Center website.

Harvard TREC Publications:

Song M, Hu FB, Spiegelman D, Chan AT, Wu K, Ogino S, Fuchs CS, Willett WC, Giovannucci EL. Adulthood weight change and risk of colorectal cancer in the Nurses’ Health Study and Health Professionals Follow-up Study. Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 2015. doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-15-0061.

Berrigan B, Hipp JA, Hurvitz PM, James P, Jankowska M, Kerr J, Laden F, Leonard T, McKinnon R, Powell-Wiley TM, Tarlov E, Zenk SN, and the TREC Spatial and Contextual Measures and Methods Working Group. Geospatial and Contextual Approaches to Energy Balance and Health. Annals of GIS. In Press.

James P, Berrigan D, Hart JE, Hipp JA, Hoehner CM, Kerr J, Major JM, Oka M, Laden F. Effects of Buffer Size and Shape on Associations between the Built Environment and Energy Balance. Health & Place. 2014; 27:162-170. PMID: 24607875.

Jackson CL, Hu FB. Long-term associations of nut consumption with body weight and obesity. Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Jul;100 Suppl 1:408S-11S. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.113.071332. Epub 2014 Jun 4.

Ley SH, Sun Q, Jimenez MC, Rexrode KM, Manson JE, Jensen MK, Rimm EB, Hu FB. Association between alcohol consumption and plasma fetuin-A and its contribution to incident type 2 diabetes in women. Diabetologia. 2014;57(1):93-101.

Ahmad S, Rukh G, Varga TV, Ali A, Kurbasic A, Shungin D, Ericson U, Koivula RW, Chu AY, Rose LM, Ganna A, Qi Q, Stancakova A, Sandholt CH, Elks CE, Curhan GC, Jensen MK, Tamimi RM, Allin KH, Jorgensen T, Brage S, Langenberg C, Aadahl M, Grarup N, Linneberg A, InterAct Consortium , Pare G, DIRECT Consortium , Magnusson PK, Pedersen NL, Boehnke M, Hamsten A, Mohlke KL, Pasquale LR, Pedersen O, Scott RA, Ridker PM, Ingelsson E, Laakso M, Hansen T, Qi L, Wareham NJ, Chasman DI, Hallmans G, Hu FB, Renstrom F, Orho-Melander M, Franks PW. Gene x physical activity interactions in obesity: combined analysis of 111,421 individuals of European ancestry. PLOS Genet. 2013.9(7).

Bao Y, Han J, Hu FB, Giovannucci E, Stampfer MJ, Willett WC, Fuchs CS. Association of nut consumption with total and cause-specific mortality. N Engl J Med. 2013;369(21):2001-11.

Bao Y, Hu FB, Giovannucci E, Wolpin BM, Stampfer MJ, Willett WC, Fuchs CS. Nut consumption and risk of pancreatic cancer in women. Br J Cancer. 2013;109(11):2911-6.

Chavarro JE, Kenfield SA, Stampfer MJ, Loda M, Campos H, Sesso HD, Ma J. Blood levels of saturated and monounsaturated fatty acids as markers of de novo lipogenesis and risk of prostate cancer. Am J Epidemiol. 2013;178(8):1246-55.

Farvid MS, Qi L, Hu FB, Kawachi I, Okereke OI, Kubzansky LD, Willett WC. Phobic anxiety symptom scores and incidence of type 2 diabetes in US men and women. Brain Behav Immun. 2013.

Fung TT, Chiuve SE, Willett WC, Hankinson SE, Hu FB, Holmes MD. Intake of specific fruits and vegetables in relation to risk of estrogen receptor-negative breast cancer among postmenopausal women. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2013;138(3):925-30.

Jackson CL, Szklo M, Yeh HC, Wang NY, Dray-Spira R, Thorpe R, Brancati FL. Black-white disparities in overweight and obesity trends by educational attainment in the United States, 1997-2008. J Obes. 2013.

Pan A, Malik VS, Hao T, Willett WC, Mozaffarian D, Hu FB. Changes in water and beverage intake and long-term weight changes: results from three prospective cohort studies. Int J Obes (Lond). 2013 Jan 15. [Epub ahead of print].

Patterson RE, Colditz GA, Hu FB, Schmitz KH, Ahima RS, Brownson RC, Carson KR, Chavarro JE, Chodosh LA, Gehlert S, Gill J, Glanz K, Haire-Joshu D, Herbst KL, Hoehner CM, Hovmand PS, Irwin ML, Jacobs LA, James AS, Jones LW, Kerr J, Kibel AS, King IB, Ligibel JA, Meyerhardt JA, Natarajan L, Neuhouser ML, Olefsky JM, Proctor EK, Redline SL, Rock CL, Rosner B, Sarwer DB, Schwartz JS, Sears DD, Sesso HD, Stampfer MJ, Subramanian SV, Taveras EM, Tchou J, Thompson B, Troxel AB, Wessling-Resnick M, Wolin KY, Thornquist MD. The 2011-2016 Transdisciplinary Research on Energetics and Cancer (TREC) Initiative: Rationale and Design. Cancer Causes Control. 2013 Feb 3. [Epub ahread of print].

Song Y, Chavarro JE, Cao Y, Qiu W, Mucci L, Sesso HD, Stampfer MJ, Giovannucci E, Pollak MN, Liu S, Ma J. Whole milk intake is associated with prostate cancer-specific mortality among U.S. male physicians. J Nutr. 2013;143(2):189-96.

Zhang X, Giovannucci E, Wu K, Gao X, Hu FB, Ogino S, Schernhammer ES, Fuchs CS, Redline SL, Willett WC, Ma J. Associations of self-reported sleep duration and snoring with colorectal cancer risk in men and women. Sleep. 2013;36(5):681-8.

Chen M, Pan A, Malik VS, Hu FB. Effects of dairy intake on body weight and fat: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Am J Clin Nutr. 2012;96(4):735-47.

Fung TT, Schulze MB, Hu FB, Hankinson SE, Holmes MD. A dietary pattern derived to correlate with estrogens and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012;132(3):1157-62.

Fung TT, Hu FB, Schulze MB, Pollak MN, Wu T, Fuchs CS, Giovannucci E. A dietary pattern that is associated with C-peptide and risk of colorectal cancer in women. Cancer Causes Control. 2012;23(6):959-65.

Pan A, Sun Q, Bernstein AM, Schulze MB, Manson JE, Stampfer MJ, Willett WC, Hu FB. Red meat consumption and mortality: results from 2 prospective cohort studies. Arch Intern Med. 2012;172(7):555-63.

Qi Q, Hu FB. Genetics of type 2 diabetes in European populations. J Diabetes. 2012;4(3):203-12.

Qi Q, Chu AY, Kang JH, Jensen MK, Curhan GC, Pasquale LR, Ridker PM, Hunter DJ, Willett WC, Rimm EB, Chasman DI, Hu FB, Qi L. Sugar-sweetened beverages and genetic risk of obesity. N Engl J Med. 2012;367(15):1387-96.

Qi Q, Li Y, Chomistek AK, Kang JH, Curhan GC, Pasquale LR, Willett WC, Rimm EB, Hu FB, Qi L. Television watching, leisure time physical activity, and the genetic predisposition in relation to body mass index in women and men. Circulation. 2012;126(15):1821-7

Redline SL, Quan SF. Sleep apnea: a common mechanism for the deadly triad–cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and cancer?. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012;186(2):123-4.

Lee JE, Li H, Chan AT, Hollis BW, Lee IM, Stampfer MJ, Wu K, Giovannucci E, Ma J. Circulating levels of vitamin D and colon and rectal cancer: the Physicians’ Health Study and a meta-analysis of prospective studies. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2011;4(5):735-43.