Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter

PD Dr. Krasimira Aleksandrova

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Seit 2021 Professorin für Methoden der molekularen Epidemiologie mit Schwerpunkt Kinder- und Jugendgesundheit, Universität Bremen und stellvertretender Leiter der Abteilung Epidemiologische Methoden und Ursachenforschung, Leibniz-Institut für Präventionsforschung und Epidemiologie - BIPS, Bremen

2020 Habilitation für Epidemiologie, Universität Potsdam, Potsdam, Deuchtschland; Thema: “Understanding the link between obesity and colorectal cancer: the role of biomarkers of inflammation, immunity and metabolic dysfunction”

2015-2020 Forschungsgruppenleiter, Deutsches Institut für Ernährungsforschung, Potsdam-Rehbrücke

2009-2015 Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin, Abteilung Epidemiologie, Deutsches Institut für Ernährungsforschung, Potsdam-Rehbrücke

2009 PhD in Public Health, Higher Medical Attestation Commission, Bulgarien

2007-2009 Assistenz Professur, Abteilung für Sozialmedizin und Organisation des Gesundheitswesens, Fakultät für Öffentliches Gesundheitswesen, Medizinische Universität Varna, Bulgarien

2002 Master in Public Health, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Israel

1999 Master in Gesundheitsmanagement, Medizinische Universität Varna, Bulgarien

Mitgliedschaft in Fachgesellschaften

Ausgewählte Veröffentlichungen

  • Zeitschriftenartikel mit peer-review

  • Aleksandrova K, Koelman L, Egea Rodrigues C. Dietary patterns and biomarkers of oxidative stress and inflammation: A systematic review of observational and intervention studies. Redox Biology. 2021;42:101869.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.redox.2021.101869
  • Aleksandrova K, Reichmann R, Kaaks R, Jenab M, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Dahm CC, Eriksen AK, Tjønneland A, Artaud F, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Severi G, Hüsing A, Trichopoulou A, Karakatsani A, Peppa E, Panico S, Masala G, Grioni S, Sacerdote C, Tumino R, Elias SG, May AM, Borch KB, Sandanger TM, Skeie G, Sánchez M-J, Huerta JM, Núria S, Barricarte Gurrea A, Quirós JR, Amiano P, Berntsson J, Drake I, van Guelpen B, Harlid S, Key T, Weiderpass E, Aglago EK, Cross AJ, Tsilidis KK, Riboli E, Gunter MJ. Development and validation of a lifestyle-based model for colorectal cancer risk prediction: The LiFeCRC score. BMC Medicine. 2021;19:1.
    https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-020-01826-0
  • Aleksandrova K, Egea Rodrigues C, Floegel A, Ahrens W. Omics biomarkers in obesity: Novel etiological insights and targets for precision prevention. Current Obesity Reports. 2020; (Epub 2020 Jun 27).
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s13679-020-00393-y
  • Koelman L, Markova M, Seebeck N, Hornemann S, Rosenthal A, Lange V, Pivovarova-Ramich O, Aleksandrova K. Effects of high and low protein diets on inflammatory profiles in people with morbid obesity: A 3-week intervention study. Nutrients. 2020;12(12):3636.
    https://doi.org/10.3390/nu12123636
  • Aglago EK, Rinaldi S, Freisling H, Jiao L, Hughes DJ, Fedirko V, Schalkwjik CG, Weiderpass E, Dahm CC, Overvad K, Eriksen AK, Kyrø C, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Rothwell JA, Severi G, Katzke V, Kühn T, Schulze MB, Aleksandrova K, Masala G, Krogh V, Panico S, Tumino R, Naccarati A, Bueno-de-Mequita B, van Gils CH, Sandanger TM, Gram IT, Skeie G, Quirós JR, Jakszyn P, Sánchez M-J, Amiano P, Huerta JM, Ardanaz E, Johansson I, Harlid S, Perez-Cornago A, Mayén A-L, Cordova R, Gunter MJ, Vineis P, Cross AJ, Riboli E, Jenab M. Soluble receptor for advanced glycation end-products (sRAGE) and colorectal cancer risk: A case-control study nested within a European prospective cohort. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. 2021;30(1):182-192.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1055-9965.Epi-20-0855
  • Dashti SG, English DR, Simpson JA, Karahalios A, Moreno-Betancur M, Biessy C, Rinaldi S, Ferrari P, Tjønneland A, Halkjaer J, Dahm CC, Vistisen HT, Menegaux F, Perduca V, Severi G, Aleksandrova K, Schulze MB, Masala G, Sieri S, Tumino R, Macciotta A, Panico S, Hiensch AE, May AM, Quiros, Quirós JR, Agudo A, Sánchez M-J, Amiano P, Colorado-Yohar S, Ardanaz E, Allen NE, Weiderpass E, Turzanski Fortner R, Christakoudi S, Tsilidis KK, Riboli E, Kaaks R, Gunter MJ, Viallon V, Dossus L. Adiposity and endometrial cancer risk in postmenopausal women: A sequential causal mediation analysis. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. 2021;30(1):104-113.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1055-9965.Epi-20-0965
  • Stepien M, Keski-Rahkonen P, Kiss A, Robinot N, Duarte-Salles T, Murphy N, Perlemuter G, Viallon V, Tjønneland A, Rostgaard-Hansen AL, Dahm CC, Overvad K, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Mancini FR, Mahamat-Saleh Y, Aleksandrova K, Kaaks R, Kühn T, Trichopoulou A, Karakatsani A, Panico S, Tumino R, Palli D, Tagliabue G, Naccarati A, Vermeulen RC, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Weiderpass E, Skeie G, Quirós JR, Ardanaz E, Mokoroa O, Sala N, Sánchez M-J, Huerta JM, Winkvist A, Harlid S, Ohlsson B, Sjöberg K, Schmidt JA, Wareham N, Khaw K-T, Ferrari P, Rothwell JA, Gunter MJ, Riboli E, Scalbert A, Jenab M. Metabolic perturbations prior to hepatocellular carcinoma diagnosis: Findings from a prospective observational cohort study. International Journal of Cancer. 2021;148(3):609-625.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.33236
  • Aleksandrova K, Egea Rodrigues C, Floegel A, Ahrens W. Omics biomarkers in obesity: Novel etiological insights and targets for precision prevention. Current Obesity Reports. 2020;9(3):219-230.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s13679-020-00393-y
  • Barahona Ponce C, Scherer D, Boekstegers F, Garate-Calderon V, Jenab M, Aleksandrova K, Katzke V, Weiderpass E, Bonet C, Moradi T, Fischer K, Bossers W, Brenner H, Schöttker B, Holleczek B, Hveem K, Eklund N, Völker U, Waldenberger M, Lorenzo-Bermejo J. Arsenic and gallbladder cancer risk: Mendelian randomization analysis of European prospective data. International Journal of Cancer. 2020;146(9):2648-2650.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.32837
  • Barahona Ponce C, Scherer D, Brinster R, Boekstegers F, Marcelain K, Garate-Calderon V, Müller B, de Toro G, Retamales J, Barajas O, Ahumada M, Morales E, Rojas A, Sanhueza V, Loader D, Rivera MT, Gutierrez L, Bernal G, Ortega A, Montalvo D, Portino S, Betran ME, Gabler F, Spencer L, Olloquequi J, Fischer C, Jenab M, Aleksandrova K, Katzke V, Weiderpass E, Bonet C, Moradi T, Fischer K, Bossers W, Brenner H, Hveem K, Eklund N, Völker U, Waldenberger M, Fuentes Guajardo M, Gonzalez-Jose R, Bedoya G, Bortolini MC, Canizales S, Gallo C, Ruiz Linares A, Rothhammer F, Lorenzo Bermejo J. Gallstones, body mass index, C-reactive protein and gallbladder cancer - Mendelian randomization analysis of Chilean and European genotype data. Hepatology. 2020;
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hep.31537
  • Boekstegers F, Marcelain K, Barahona Ponce C, Baez Benavides PF, Müller B, de Toro G, Retamales J, Barajas O, Ahumada M, Morales E, Rojas A, Sanhueza V, Loader D, Rivera MT, Gutierrez L, Bernal G, Ortega A, Montalvo D, Portino S, Betran ME, Gabler F, Spencer L, Olloquequi J, Gonzalez Silos R, Fischer C, Scherer D, Jenab M, Aleksandrova K, Katzke V, Weiderpass E, Moradi T, Fischer K, Bossers W, Brenner H, Hveem K, Eklund N, Völker U, Waldenberger M, Fuentes Guajardo M, Gonzalez-Jose R, Bedoya G, Bortolini MC, Canizales S, Gallo C, Ruiz Linares A, Rothhammer F, Lorenzo Bermejo J. ABCB1/4 gallbladder cancer risk variants identified in India also show strong effects in Chileans. Cancer Epidemiology. 2020;65:101643.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.canep.2019.101643
  • Harms LM, Scalbert A, Zamora-Ros R, Rinaldi S, Jenab M, Murphy N, Achaintre D, Tjønneland A, Olsen A, Overvad K, Romana Mancini F, Mahamat-Saleh Y, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Kühn T, Katzke V, Trichopoulou A, Martimianaki G, Karakatsani A, Palli D, Panico S, Sieri S, Tumino R, Sacerdote C, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Vermeulen RC, Weiderpass E, Nøst TH, Lasheras C, Rodriguez-Barranco M, Huerta JM, Barricarte A, Dorronsoro M, Hultdin J, Schmidt JA, Gunter MJ, Riboli E, Aleksandrova K. Plasma polyphenols associated with lower high-sensitivity C-reactive protein concentrations: A cross-sectional study within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort. British Journal of Nutrition. 2020;123(2):198-208.
    https://doi.org/10.1017/S0007114519002538
  • Hüsing A, Quante AS, Chang-Claude J, Aleksandrova K, Kaaks R, Pfeiffer RM. Validation of two US breast cancer risk prediction models in German women. Cancer Causes & Control. 2020;31(6):525-536.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s10552-020-01272-6
  • Markova M, Koelman L, Hornemann S, Pivovarova O, Sucher S, Machann J, Rudovich N, Thomann R, Schneeweiss R, Rohn S, Pfeiffer AF, Aleksandrova K. Effects of plant and animal high protein diets on immune-inflammatory biomarkers: A 6-week intervention trial. Clinical Nutrition. 2020;39(3):862-869.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clnu.2019.03.019
  • Papadimitriou N, Dimou N, Tsilidis KK, Banbury BL, Martin RM, Lewis SJ, Kazmi N, Robinson TM, Albanes D, Aleksandrova K, Berndt SI, Timothy BD, Brenner H, Buchanan DD, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Campbell PT, Castellví-Bel S, Chan AT, Chang-Claude J, Ellingjord-Dale M, Figueiredo JC, Gallinger SJ, Giles GG, Giovannucci E, Gruber SB, Gsur A, Hampe J, Hampel H, Harlid S, Harrison TA, Hoffmeister M, Hopper JL, Hsu L, Huerta JM, Huyghe JR, Jenkins MA, Keku TO, Kühn T, La Vecchia C, Le Marchand L, Li CI, Lindblom A, Lindor NM, Lynch B, Markowitz SD, Masala G, May AM, Milne R, Monninkhof EM, Moreno L, Moreno V, Newcomb PA, Offit K, Perduca V, Pharoah PD, Platz EA, Potter JD, Rennert G, Riboli E, Sánchez M-J, Schmit SL, Schoen RE, Severi G, Sieri S, Slattery ML, Song M, Tangen CM, Thibodeau SN, Travis RC, Trichopoulou A, Ulrich CM, van Duijnhoven FJB, van Guelpen B, Vodicka P, White E, Wolk A, Woods MO, Wu AH, Peters U, Gunter MJ, Murphy N. Physical activity and risks of breast and colorectal cancer: A Mendelian randomisation analysis. Nature Communications. 2020;11(1):597.
    https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-14389-8
  • Rothwell JA, Murphy N, Besevic J, Kliemann N, Jenab M, Ferrari P, Achaintre D, Gicquiau A, Vozar B, Scalbert A, Huybrechts I, Freisling H, Prehn C, Adamski J, Cross AJ, Pala V, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Dahm CC, Overvad K, Gram IT, Sandanger TM, Skeie G, Jakszyn P, Tsilidis KK, Aleksandrova K, Schulze MB, Hughes DJ, van Guelpen B, Bodén S, Sánchez M-J, Schmidt JA, Katzke V, Kühn T, Colorado-Yohar S, Tumino R, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Vineis P, Masala G, Panico S, Eriksen AK, Tjønneland A, Aune D, Weiderpass E, Severi G, Chajès V, Gunter MJ. Metabolic signatures of healthy lifestyle patterns and colorectal cancer risk in a European cohort. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2020; (Epub 2020 Dec 29).
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2020.11.045
  • Schenk M, Reichmann R, Koelman L, Pfeiffer AF, Rudovich NN, Aleksandrova K. Intra-individual reproducibility of galectin-1, haptoglobin, and nesfatin-1 as promising new biomarkers of immunometabolism. Metabolism Open. 2020;6:100034.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.metop.2020.100034
  • Seyed Khoei N, Jenab M, Murphy N, Banbury BL, Carreras-Torres R, Viallon V, Kühn T, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Aleksandrova K, Cross AJ, Weiderpass E, Stepien M, Bulmer A, Tjønneland A, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Severi G, Carbonnel F, Katzke V, Boeing H, Bergmann MM, Trichopoulou A, Karakatsani A, Martimianaki G, Palli D, Tagliabue G, Panico S, Tumino R, Sacerdote C, Skeie G, Merino S, Bonet C, Rodriguez-Barranco M, Gil L, Chirlaque M-D, Ardanaz E, Myte R, Hultdin J, Perez-Cornago A, Aune D, Tsilidis KK, Albanes D, Baron JA, Berndt SI, Bézieau S, Brenner H, Campbell PT, Casey G, Chan AT, Chang-Claude J, Chanock SJ, Cotterchio M, Gallinger S, Gruber SB, Haile RW, Hampe J, Hoffmeister M, Hopper JL, Hsu L, Huyghe JR, Jenkins MA, Joshi AD, Kampfman E, Larsson SC, Le Marchand L, Li CI, Li L, Lindblom A, Lindor NM, Martín V, Moreno V, Newcomb PA, Offit K, Ogino S, Parfrey PS, Pharoah PD, Rennert G, Sakoda LC, Schafmayer C, Schmit SL, Schoen RE, Slattery ML, Thibodeau SN, Ulrich CM, van Duijnhoven FJB, Weigl K, Weinstein SJ, White E, Wolk A, Woods MO, Wu AH, Zhang X, Ferrari P, Anton G, Peters A, Peters U, Gunter MJ, Wagner K-H, Freisling H. Circulating bilirubin levels and risk of colorectal cancer: Serological and Mendelian randomization analyses. BMC Medicine. 2020;18:229.
    https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-020-01703-w
  • Singh JE, Illner A-K, Dokova K, Usheva N, Kostadinova T, Aleksandrova K. Mapping the global evidence on nutrition transition: A scoping review protocol. BMJ Open. 2020;10(6):e034730.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2019-034730
  • Aleksandrova K, Drogan D, Weikert C, Schulze MB, Fritsche A, Boeing H, Pischon T. Fatty acid-binding protein 4 and risk of type 2 diabetes, myocardial infarction, and stroke: A prospective cohort study. The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2019;104(12):5991-6002.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1210/jc.2019-00477
  • Aleksandrova K, Leise J, Priesner C, Melk A, Kubaink F, Abken H, Hombach A, Aktas M, Essl M, Bürger I, Kaiser A, Rauser G, Jurk M, Goudeva L, Glienke W, Arseniev L, Esser R, Köhl U. Functionality and cell senescence of CD4/ CD8-selected CD20 CAR T cells manufactured using the automated CliniMACS Prodigy® platform. Transfusion Medicine and Hemotherapy. 2019;46(1):47-54.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000495772
  • Baumeister SE, Schlesinger S, Aleksandrova K, Jochem C, Jenab M, Gunter MJ, Overvad K, Tjønneland A, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Carbonnel F, Fournier A, Kühn T, Kaaks R, Pischon T, Boeing H, Trichopoulou A, Bamia C, La Vecchia C, Masala G, Panico S, Fasanelli F, Tumino R, Grioni S, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Vermeulen R, May AM, Borch KB, Oyeyemi SO, Ardanaz E, Rodriguez-Barranco M, Chirlaque Lopez M-D, Felez-Nobrega M, Sonestedt E, Ohlsson B, Hemmingsson O, Werner M, Perez-Cornago A, Ferrari P, Stepien M, Freisling H, Tsilidis KK, Ward H, Riboli E, Weiderpass E, Leitzmann MF. Association between physical activity and risk of hepatobiliary cancers: A multinational cohort study. Journal of Hepatology. 2019;70(5):885-892.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2018.12.014
  • Eichelmann F, Schulze MB, Wittenbecher C, Menzel J, Weikert C, di Guiseppe R, Biermann R, Isermann B, Fritsche A, Boeing H, Aleksandrova K. Association of chemerin plasma concentration with risk of colorectal cancer. JAMA Network Open. 2019;2(3):e190896.
    https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.0896
  • Eichelmann F, Schulze MB, Wittenbecher C, Menzel J, Weikert C, di Guiseppe R, Biermann R, Isermann B, Fritsche A, Boeing H, Aleksandrova K. Chemerin as a biomarker linking inflammation and cardiovascular diseases. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2019;73(3):378-379.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2018.10.058
  • Fedirko V, Jenab M, Méplan C, Jones JS, Zhu W, Schomburg, Siddig A, Hybsier S, Overvad K, Tjønneland A, Omichessan H, Perduca V, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Kühn T, Katzke V, Aleksandrova K, Trichopoulou A, Karakatsani A, Kotanidou A, Tumino R, Panico S, Masala G, Agnoli C, Naccarati A, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Vermeulen RC, Weiderpass E, Skeie G, Nøst TH, Lujan-Barroso L, Quirós JR, Huerta JM, Rodriguez-Barranco M, Barricarte A, Gylling B, Harlid S, Bradbury KE, Wareham N, Khaw K-T, Gunter MJ, Murphy N, Freisling H, Tsilidis KK, Aune D, Riboli E, Hesketh JE, Hughes DJ. Association of selenoprotein and selenium pathway genotypes with risk of colorectal cancer and interaction with selenium status. Nutrients. 2019;11(4):935.
    https://doi.org/10.3390/nu11040935
  • Fedirko V, Mandle HB, Zhu W, Hughes DJ, Siddig A, Ferrari P, Romieu I, Riboli E, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, van Duijnhoven FJB, Siersema PD, Tjønneland A, Olsen A, Perduca V, Carbonnel F, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Kühn T, Johnson T, Aleksandrova K, Trichopoulou A, Makrythanasis P, Thanos D, Panico S, Krogh V, Sacerdote C, Skeie G, Weiderpass E, Colorado-Yohar S, Sala N, Barricarte A, Sánchez M-J, Quirós JR, Amiano P, Gylling B, Harlid S, Perez-Cornago A, Heath AK, Tsilidis KK, Aune D, Freisling H, Murphy N, Gunter MJ, Jenab M. Vitamin D-related genes, blood vitamin D levels and colorectal cancer risk in Western European populations. Nutrients. 2019;11(8):1954.
    https://doi.org/10.3390/nu11081954
  • Honda K, Katzke V, Hüsing A, Okaya S, Shoji H, Onidani K, Olsen A, Tjønneland A, Overvad K, Weiderpass E, Vineis P, Muller D, Tsilidis K, Palli D, Pala V, Tumino R, Naccarati A, Panico S, Aleksandrova K, Boeing H, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Peeters PH, Trichopoulou A, Lagiou P, Khaw K-T, Wareham N, Travis RC, Merino S, Duell EJ, Rodriguez-Barranco M, Chirlaque M-D, Barricarte A, Rebours V, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Mancini FR, Brennan P, Scelo G, Manjer J, Sund M, Öhlund D, Canzian F, Kaaks R. CA19-9 and apolipoprotein-A2 isoforms as detection markers for pancreatic cancer: A prospective evaluation. International Journal of Cancer. 2019;144(8):1877-1887.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.31900
  • Koelman L, Pivovarova-Ramich O, Pfeiffer AF, Grune T, Aleksandrova K. Cytokines for evaluation of chronic inflammatory status in ageing research: Reliability and phenotypic characterisation. Immunity & Ageing. 2019;16:11.
    https://doi.org/10.1186/s12979-019-0151-1
  • Mullee A, Romaguera D, Pearson-Stuttard J, Viallon V, Stepien M, Freisling H, Fagherazzi G, Mancini FR, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Kühn T, Kaaks R, Boeing H, Aleksandrova K, Tjønneland A, Halkjaer J, Overvad K, Weiderpass E, Skeie G, Parr CL, Quirós JR, Agudo A, Sánchez M-J, Amiano P, Cirera L, Ardanaz E, Khaw K-T, Tong TY, Schmidt JA, Trichopoulou A, Martimianaki G, Karakatsani A, Palli D, Agnoli C, Tumino R, Sacerdote C, Panico S, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Verschuren M, Boer J, Vermeulen R, Ramne S, Sonestedt E, van Guelpen B, Holgersson PL, Tsilidis KK, Heath AK, Mueller D, Riboli E, Gunter MJ, Murphy N. Association between soft drink consumption and mortality in 10 European countries. JAMA Internal Medicine. 2019;179(11):1479-1490.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.2478
  • Murphy N, Ward HA, Jenab M, Rothwell JA, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Carbonnel F, Kvaskoff M, Kaaks R, Kühn T, Boeing H, Aleksandrova K, Weiderpass E, Skeie G, Benjaminsen Borch K, Tjønneland A, Kyrø C, Overvad K, Dahm CC, Jakszyn P, Sánchez M-J, Gil L, Huerta JM, Barricarte A, Quirós JR, Khaw K-T, Wareham N, Bradbury KE, Trichopoulou A, La Vecchia C, Karakatsani A, Palli D, Grioni S, Tumino R, Fasanelli F, Panico S, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Peeters PH, Gylling B, Myte R, Jirström K, Berntsson J, Xue X, Riboli E, Cross AJ, Gunter MJ. Heterogeneity of colorectal cancer risk factors by anatomical subsite in 10 European countries: A multinational cohort study. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2019;17(7):1323-1331.e6.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2018.07.030
  • Oberschmidt O, Morgan M, Huppert V, Kessler J, Gardlowski T, Matthies N, Aleksandrova K, Arseniev L, Schambach A, Koehl U, Kloess S. Development of automated separation, expansion, and quality control protocols for clinical-scale manufacturing of primary human NK cells and alpharetroviral chimeric antigen receptor engineering. Human Gene Therapy Methods. 2019;30(3):102-120.
    https://doi.org/10.1089/hgtb.2019.039
  • Schenk M, Eichelmann F, Schulze MB, Rudovich N, Pfeiffer AF, di Guiseppe R, Boeing H, Aleksandrova K. Reproducibility of novel immune-inflammatory biomarkers over 4 months: An analysis with repeated measures design. Biomarkers in Medicine. 2019;13(8):639-648.
    https://doi.org/10.2217/bmm-2018-0351
  • Smith T, Muller DC, Moons KG, Cross AJ, Johansson M, Ferrari P, Fagherazzi G, Peeters PH, Severi G, Hüsing A, Kaaks R, Tjønneland A, Olsen A, Overvad K, Bonet C, Rodriguez-Barranco M, Huerta JM, Barricarte Gurrea A, Bradbury KE, Trichopoulou A, Bamia C, Orfanos P, Palli D, Pala V, Vineis P, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Ohlsson B, Harlid S, van Guelpen B, Skeie G, Weiderpass E, Jenab M, Murphy N, Riboli E, Gunter MJ, Aleksandrova K, Tzoulaki I. Comparison of prognostic models to predict the occurrence of colorectal cancer in asymptomatic individuals: A systematic literature review and external validation in the EPIC and UK Biobank prospective cohort studies. Gut. 2019;68(4):672-683.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/gutjnl-2017-315730
  • Aleksandrova K, Mozaffarian D, Pischon T. Addressing the perfect storm: Biomarkers in obesity and pathophysiology of cardiometabolic risk. Clinical Chemistry. 2018;64(1):142-153.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1373/clinchem.2017.275172
  • Cairat M, Fournier A, Murphy N, Biessy C, Scalbert A, Rinaldi S, Tjønneland A, Olsen A, Overvad K, Arveux P, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Cadeau C, Turzanski Fortner R, Kaaks R, Boeing H, Aleksandrova K, Peeters PHM, van Gils CH, Wareham NJ, Khaw K-T, Aune D, Riboli E, Gunter MJ, Dossus L. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and breast cancer risk in a European prospective cohort study. International Journal of Cancer. 2018;143(7):1688-1695.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.31570
  • Dossus L, Franceschi S, Biessy C, Navionis A-S, Travis RC, Weiderpass E, Scalbert A, Romieu I, Tjønneland A, Olsen A, Overvad K, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Bonnet F, Fournier A, Turzanski Fortner R, Kaaks R, Aleksandrova K, Trichopoulou A, La Vecchia C, Peppa E, Tumino R, Panico S, Palli D, Agnoli C, Vineis P, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Peeters PH, Skeie G, Zamora-Ros R, Chirlaque M-D, Ardanaz E, Sánchez M-J, Quirós JR, Dorronsoro M, Sandström M, Nilsson LM, Schmidt JA, Khaw K-T, Tsilidis KK, Aune D, Riboli E, Rinaldi S. Adipokines and inflammation markers and risk of differentiated thyroid carcinoma: The EPIC study. Cancer Epidemiology. 2018;142(7):1332-1342.
    https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.31172
  • Graja A, Garcia-Carrizo F, Jank A-M, Gohlke S, Ambrosi TH, Jonas W, Ussar S, Kern M, Schürmann A, Aleksandrova K, Blüher M, Schulz TJ. Loss of periostin occurs in aging adipose tissue of mice and its genetic ablation impairs adipose tissue lipid metabolism. Aging Cell. 2018;17(5):e12810.
    https://doi.org/10.1111/acel.12810
  • Menzel J, Biemann R, Aleksandrova K, Schulze MB, Boeing H, Isermann B, Weikert C. The cross-sectional association between chemerin and bone health in peri/pre and postmenopausal women: Results from the EPIC-Potsdam study. Menopause. 2018;25(5):574-578.
    https://doi.org/10.1097/gme.0000000000001041
  • Murphy N, Achaintre D, Zamora-Ros R, Jenab M, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Carbonnel F, Savoye I, Kaaks R, Kühn T, Boeing H, Aleksandrova K, Tjønneland A, Kyrø C, Overvad K, Quirós JR, Sánchez M-J, Altzibar JM, Huerta JM, Barricarte A, Khaw K-T, Bradbury KE, Perez-Cornago A, Trichopoulou A, Karakatsani A, Peppa E, Palli D, Grioni S, Tumino R, Sacerdote C, Panico S, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Peeters PH, Rutegard M, Johansson I, Freisling H, Noh H, Cross AJ, Vineis P, Tsilidis KK, Gunter MJ, Scalbert A. A prospective evaluation of plasma polyphenol levels and colon cancer risk. International Journal of Cancer. 2018;143(7):1620-1631.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.31563
  • Tacke C, Aleksandrova K, Rehfeldt M, Murahovschi V, Markova M, Kemper M, Hornemann S, Kaiser U, Honig C, Gerbracht C, Kabisch S, Hörbelt T, Ouwens DM, Weickert MO, Boeing H, Pfeiffer AF, Pivovarova O, Rudovich N. Assessment of circulating Wnt1 inducible signalling pathway protein 1 (WISP-1)/CCN4 as a novel biomarker of obesity. Journal of Cell Communication and Signaling. 2018;12(3):539-548.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s12079-017-0427-1
  • Wirsching J, Graßmann S, Eichelmann F, Hams LM, Schenk M, Barth E, Berndzen A, Olalekan M, Sarmini L, Zuberer H, Aleksandrova K. Development and reliability assessment of a new quality appraisal tool for cross-sectional studies using biomarker data (BIOCROSS). BMC Medical Research Methodology. 2018;18:122.
    https://doi.org/10.1186/s12874-018-0583-x
  • Zamora-Ros R, Cayssials V, Jenab M, Rothwell JA, Fedirko V, Aleksandrova K, Tjønneland A, Kyrø C, Overvad K, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Carbonnel F, Mahamat-Saleh Y, Kaaks R, Kühn T, Boeing H, Trichopoulou A, Valanou E, Vasilopoulou E, Masala G, Pala V, Panico S, Tumino R, Ricceri F, Weiderpass E, Lukic M, Sandanger TM, Lasheras C, Agudo A, Sánchez M-J, Amiano P, Navarro C, Ardanaz E, Sonestedt E, Ohlsson B, Nilsson LM, Rutegard M, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Peeters PH, Khaw K-T, Wareham NJ, Bradbury KE, Freisling H, Romieu I, Cross AJ, Vineis P, Scalbert A. Dietary intake of total polyphenol and polyphenol classes and the risk of colorectal cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort. European Journal of Epidemiology. 2018;33(11):1063-1075.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10654-018-0408-6
  • Aleksandrova K, Jenab M, Leitzmann M, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Kaaks R, Trichopoulou A, Bamia C, Lagiou P, Rinaldi S, Freisling H, Carayol M, Pischon T, Drogan D, Weiderpass E, Jakszyn P, Overvad K, Dahm CC, Tjønneland A, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Kühn T, Peppa E, Valanou E, La Vecchia C, Palli D, Panico S, Sacerdote C, Agnoli C, Tumino R, May AM, van Vulpen J, Benjaminsen Borch K, Oyeyemi SO, Quirós JR, Bonet C, Sánchez M-J, Dorronsoro M, Navarro C, Barricarte A, van Guelpen B, Wennberg P, Key TJ, Khaw K-T, Wareham NJ, Assi N, Ward HA, Aune D, Riboli E, Boeing H. Physical activity, mediating factors and risk of colon cancer: Insights into adiposity and circulating biomarkers from the EPIC cohort. International Journal of Epidemiology. 2017;46(6):1823-1835.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyx174
  • Aleksandrova K, Romero-Mosquera B, Hernandez V. Diet, gut microbiome and epigenetics: Emerging links with inflammatory bowel diseases and prospects for management and prevention. Nutrients. 2017;9(9):962.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.3390/nu9090962
  • Aleksandrova K, Schlesinger S, Fedirko V, Jenab M, Bueno-de-Mequita B, Freisling H, Romieu I, Pischon T, Kaaks R, Gunter MJ, Dahm CC, Overvad K, Rostgaard-Hansen AL, Tjønneland A, Trichopoulou A, Bamia C, Lagiou P, Agnoli C, Mattiello A, Bradbury K, Khaw K-T, Riboli E, Boeing H. Metabolic mediators of the association between adult weight gain and colorectal cancer: Data from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2017;185(9):751-764.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kww194
  • Eichelmann F, Weikert C, di Guiseppe R, Biermann R, Isermann B, Schulze MB, Boeing H, Aleksandrova K. Methodological utility of chemerin as a novel biomarker of immunity and metabolism. Endocrine Connections. 2017;6(5):340-347.
    https://doi.org/10.1530/EC-17-0098
  • Fedirko V, Tran HQ, Gewirtz AT, Stepien M, Trichopoulou A, Aleksandrova K, Olsen A, Tjønneland A, Overvad K, Carbonnel F, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Severi G, Kühn T, Kaaks R, Boeing H, Bamia C, Lagiou P, Grioni S, Panico S, Palli D, Tumino R, Naccarati A, Peeters PH, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Weiderpass E, Huerta Castaño JM, Barricarte A, Sánchez M-J, Dorronsoro M, Quirós JR, Agudo A, Sjöberg K, Ohlsson B, Hemmingsson O, Werner M, Bradbury KE, Khaw K-T, Wareham N, Tsilidis KK, Aune D, Scalbert A, Romieu I, Riboli E, Jenab M. Exposure to bacterial products lipopolysaccharide and flagellin and hepatocellular carcinoma: A nested case-control study. BMC Medicine. 2017;15(1):72.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12916-017-0830-8
  • Graßmann S, Wirsching J, Eichelmann F, Aleksandrova K. Association between peripheral adipokines and inflammation markers: A systematic review and meta-Analysis. Obesity. 2017;25(10):1776-1785.
    https://doi.org/10.1002/oby.21945
  • Gunter MJ, Murphy N, Cross AJ, Dossus L, Dartois L, Fagherazzi G, Kaaks R, Kühn T, Boeing H, Aleksandrova K, Tjønneland A, Olsen A, Overvad K, Larsen SC, Redono Cornejo ML, Agudo A, Sanchez Perez MJ, Altzibar JM, Navarro C, Ardanaz E, Khaw K-T, Butterworth A, Bradbury KE, Trichopoulou A, Lagiou P, Trichopoulos D, Palli D, Grioni S, Vineis P, Panico S, Tumino R, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Siersema PD, Leenders M, Beulens J, Uiterwaal CU, Wallström P, Nilsson LM, Landberg R, Weiderpass E, Skeie G, Braaten T, Brennan P, Licaj I, Muller DC, Sinha R, Wareham N, Riboli E. Coffee drinking and mortality in 10 European countries: A multinational cohort study. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2017;167(4):236-247.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.7326/m16-2945
  • Menzel J, di Giuseppe R, Biemann R, Wittenbecher C, Aleksandrova K, Eichelmann F, Fritsche A, Schulze MB, Boeing H, Isermann B, Weikert C. Association between chemerin, omentin-1 and risk of heart failure in the population-based EPIC-Potsdam study. Scientific Reports. 2017;7(1):14171.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-14518-2
  • Nimptsch K, Song M, Aleksandrova K, Katsoulis M, Freisling H, Jenab M, Gunter MJ, Tsilidis KK, Weiderpass E, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Chong DQ, Jensen MK, Wu C, Overvad K, Kühn T, Barrdahl M, Melander O, Jirström K, Peeters PH, Sieri S, Panico S, Cross AJ, Riboli E, van Guelpen B, Myte R, Huerta JM, Rodriguez-Barranco M, Quirós JR, Dorronsoro M, Tjønneland A, Olsen A, Travis RC, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Carbonnel F, Severi G, Bonet, Palli D, Janke J, Lee Y-A, Boeing H, Giovannucci E, Ogino S, Fuchs CS, Rimm E, Wu K, Chan AT, Pischon T. Genetic variation in the ADIPOQ gene, adiponectin concentrations and risk of colorectal cancer: A Mendelian Randomization analysis using data from three large cohort studies. European Journal of Epidemiology. 2017;32(5):419-430.
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  • Schwingshackl L, Knüppel S, Schwedhelm C, Hoffmann G, Missbach B, Stelmach-Mardas M, Dietrich S, Eichelmann F, Kontopantelis E, Iqbal K, Aleksandrova K, Lorkowski S, Leitzmann MF, Kroke A, Boeing H. Reply to JJ Meerpohl et al. Advances in Nutrition. 2017;8(5):790-791.
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  • Stepien M, Hughes DJ, Hybsier S, Bamia C, Tjønneland A, Overvad K, Affret A, His M, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Katzke V, Kühn T, Aleksandrova K, Trichopoulou A, Lagiou P, Orfanos P, Palli D, Sieri S, Tumino R, Ricceri F, Panico S, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Peeters PH, Weiderpass E, Lasheras C, Bonet C, Molina-Portillo E, Dorronsoro M, Huerta JM, Barricarte A, Ohlsson B, Sjöberg K, Werner M, Shungin D, Wareham N, Khaw K-T, Travis RC, Freisling H, Cross AJ, Schomburg L, Jenab M. Circulating copper and zinc levels and risk of hepatobiliary cancers in Europeans. British Journal of Cancer. 2017;116(5):688-696.
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    https://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2011.1291
  • Aleksandrova K, Jenab M, Boeing H, Jansen E, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Rinaldi S, Riboli E, Overvad K, Dahm CC, Olsen A, Tjønneland A, Boutron-Ruault M-C, Clavel-Chapelon F, Morois S, Palli D, Krogh V, Tumino R, Vineis P, Panico S, Kaaks R, Rohrmann S, Trichopoulou A, Lagiou P, Trichopoulos D, van Duijnhoven FJB, Leufkens AM, Peeters PH, Rodríguez L, Bonet C, Sánchez M-J, Dorronsoro M, Navarro C, Barricarte A, Palmqvist R, Hallmans G, Khaw K-T, Wareham N, Allen NE, Spencer E, Romaguera D, Norat T, Pischon T. Circulating C-reactive protein concentrations and risks of colon and rectal cancer: A nested case-control study within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2010;172(4):407-418.
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwq135

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Preise, Auszeichnungen und Ehrungen

  • Felix Burda Award for Medicine and Science
  • Leibniz Association
  • Best abstract award
  • Travel Grant
  • Scholarship - Stipend

Lehre

2016 –2021 Dozentin für Statistik, Biometrie und Epidemiologie, Internationaler Masterstudiengang in Toxikologie, Universität Potsdam, Potsdam, Deutschland

September, 2016 Dozentin für Epidemiologie, Sommerworkshop 'Einführung in die Epidemiologie' NUTRIACT Projekt Potsdam, Deutschland

2015 – 2017 Dozentin für Epidemiologie, Masterstudiengang Toxikologie, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Deutschland

2014 –2018 Lehrkoordinatorin, Seminarreihe Fortschritte in der Ernährungsepidemiologie, Universität Potsdam, Deutschland

2009-2015 Dozentin, Summer School für Ernährungsepidemiologie, Deutsches Institut für Ernährungsforschung Potsdam-Rehbrügge, Deutschland

2003 - 2009 Lehrassistentin und Dozentin, Medizinische Universität Varna, Bulgarien

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