Research groups

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Working groupsResearchersPrincipal investigatorE-mail
Cancer and mortalityHugo Sánchez Blas
Liliana Gómez Flores Ramos
Marion Brochier
Paloma Muñoz Aguirre
Susana Lozano Esparza
Diabetes, obesity and CVDAdrian Cortés Valencia
Andrés Katzin Kuhlmann
Clicerio González Villalpando
Mario H. Flores Torres
Ruy López Ridaura
Kidney diseaseEdgar Denova
Environmental healthMarlene Cortéz

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YearSuggested CitationURL
2022Gómez-Flores-Ramos L, Cortés-Valencia A, Stern D, Brochier M, Sánchez-Blas H, Erazo-Valle-Solis A, Chávez-Cárdenas MY, Lajous M. Breast cancer among indigenous and non-indigenous women at The Mexican Teachers' Cohort [abstract]. 10th Annual Symposium on Global Cancer Research. March 2022.
Connors K, Flores-Torres MH, Cortés-Valencia A, Barrientos-Gutiérrez T, Cantú-Brito C, Rodriguez B, Lajous M, Valdimarsdóttir U, Catzin-Kuhlmann A. Serious Financial Difficulties, Psychological Stress, and Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease in Mexican Women. Ann Epidemiol. 2022 Mar 12:S1047-2797(22)00035-7.
Farland, L. V., Khan, S., Missmer, S. A., Stern, D., Lopez-Ridaura, R., Chavarro, J. E., Catzin-Kuhlmann, A., Sanchez-Serrano, A., Rice, M., Lajous, M. (2022). Accessing Medical Care for Infertility: A Study of Women in Mexico. medRxiv.
2021His M, Lajous M, Gómez-Flores-Ramos L, Monge A, Dossus L, Viallon V, Gicquiau A, Biessy C, Gunter MJ, Rinaldi S. Biomarkers of mammographic density in premenopausal women. Breast Cancer Res. 2021 Jul 23;23(1):75. doi: 10.1186/s13058-021-01454-3. PMID: 34301304; PMCID: PMC8305592
Liliana Gómez-Flores-Ramos, Marion Brochier, Adrian Cortés-Valencia, Susana Lozano-Esparza, Aura Erazo Valle Solís, Aureliano Plácido Méndez, Olga Rosalinda Rivera Ontiveros, Alberto Cundapí Núñez, Angélica Pon Méndez, Martín Lajous. Confirmation and Identification of Incident Cases of Breast Cancer in a Setting with Limited Cancer Registry Coverage: The Mexican Teachers' Cohort [abstract]. In: Proceedings of the 9th Annual Symposium on Global Cancer Research; Global Cancer Research and Control: Looking Back and Charting a Path Forward; 2021 Mar 10-11. Philadelphia (PA): AACR; Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2021;30(7 Suppl):Abstract nr 82.
Monge A, Silva Canella D, López-Olmedo N, Lajous M, Cortés-Valencia A, Stern D. Ultraprocessed beverages and processed meats increase the incidence of hypertension in Mexican women. Br J Nutr. 2020 Nov 5:1-12. doi: 10.1017/S0007114520004432. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33148348.
Martínez CF, Ortiz-Panozo E, Mattei J, Campos H, Flores-Aldana M, Lajous M. Breakfast Frequency Is Inversely Associated with Weight Gain in a Cohort of Mexican Women. J Nutr. 2021 Feb 1;151(2):405-411. doi: 10.1093/jn/nxaa367. PMID: 33382425.
Angulo E, Stern D, Castellanos-Gutiérrez A, Monge A, Lajous M, Bromage S, Fung TT, Li Y, Bhupathiraju SN, Deitchler M, Willett WC, Batis C. Changes in the Global Diet Quality Score, Weight, and Waist Circumference in Mexican Women. J Nutr. 2021 Oct 23;151(12 Suppl 2):152S-161S. doi: 10.1093/jn/nxab171. PMID: 34689194; PMCID: PMC8542099.
Lozano-Esparza S, Jansen EC, Hernandez-Ávila JE, Zamora-Muñoz S, Stern D, Lajous M. Menarche characteristics in association with total and cause-specific mortality: a prospective cohort study of Mexican teachers. Ann Epidemiol. 2021 Oct;62:59-65. doi: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2021.06.007. Epub 2021 Jun 22. PMID: 34166807.
Espinosa-Tamez P, Lajous M, Cantú-Brito C, Lopez-Ridaura R, Monge A, Yunes E, Rodríguez BL, Espinosa L, Sifuentes-Osornio J, Catzin-Kuhlmann A. Association of recurrent common infections and subclinical cardiovascular disease in Mexican women. PLoS One. 2021 Jan 26;16(1):e0246047. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0246047. PMID: 33497395; PMCID: PMC7837493.
Flores-Torres, M. H., Tran, A., Familiar, I., López-Ridaura, R., & Ortiz-Panozo, E. (2021). Perceived Stress Scale, a tool to explore psychological stress in Mexican women. Salud Pública de México, 1-8.
Cortés-Valencia, A., Monge, A., Tamayo-Ortiz, M., Lopez-Ridaura, R., Rodriguez, B. L., Cantú-Brito, C., Catzin-Kuhlmann A,. Lajous, M. (2021). Dairy consumption and subclinical atherosclerosis: A cross-sectional study among middle-aged Mexican women. Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases, 31(6), 1747-1755.
Medina, C., Monge, A., Romero, M., López-Ridaura, R., Barquera, S., Romieu, I., et al. (2021). Reliability and validity of the Mexican teachers’ physical activity questionnaire (MTPAQ) in a subsample of female Mexican teachers. BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation, 13(1), 1-8.
Cervantes-Martínez, K., Stern, D., Zamora-Muñoz, J. S., López-Ridaura, R., Texcalac-Sangrador, J. L., Cortés-Valencia, A., Acosta-Montes, JO., Lajous, M,. Riojas-Rodríguez, H. (2021). Air pollution exposure and incidence of type 2 diabetes in women: A prospective analysis from the Mexican Teachers' Cohort. Science of The Total Environment, 151833.
Pearce, M., Fanidi, A., Bishop, T., Sharp, S. J., Imamura, F., Dietrich, S., Akbaraly, T., Bes-Rastrollo, M., Beulens, J., Byberg, L., Canhada, S., Molina, M., Chen, Z., Cortes-Valencia, A., Du, H., Duncan, B. B., Härkänen, T., Hashemian, M., Kim, J., Kim, M. K., … Forouhi, N. G. (2021). Associations of Total Legume, Pulse, and Soy Consumption with Incident Type 2 Diabetes: Federated Meta-Analysis of 27 Studies from Diverse World Regions. The Journal of nutrition, 151(5), 1231–1240.
2020Mazariegos M, Ortiz-Panozo E, González de Cosío T, Lajous M, López-Ridaura R. Parity, lactation, and long-term weight change in Mexican women. Matern Child Nutr. 2020;16(3):e12988. doi:10.1111/mcn.12988
Connors K, Flores-Torres MH, Stern D, et al. Family Member Incarceration, Psychological Stress, and Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease in Mexican Women (2012-2016). Am J Public Health. 2020;110(S1):S71-S77. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2019.305397
Flores-Torres MH, Comerford E, Signorello L, et al. Impact of adverse childhood experiences on cardiovascular disease risk factors in adulthood among Mexican women. Child Abuse Negl. 2020;99:104175. doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2019.104175
Jansen EC, Stern D, Monge A, O'Brien LM, Lajous M, Peterson KE, López-Ridaura R. Healthier dietary patterns are associated with better sleep quality among midlife Mexican women. J Clin Sleep Med. 2020 Aug 15;16(8):1321-1330. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.8506. PMID: 32329434; PMCID: PMC7446082.
Cervantes-Martínez, K., Riojas-Rodríguez, H., Stern, D., Zamora-Muñoz, J., Moreno-Macías, H., López-Ridaura, R., Cortes-Valencia, A. (2020, October). Long-term exposure to air pollutants (PM2. 5and NO2) and incidence of type 2 diabetes in the Mexican Teachers’ Cohort. In ISEE Conference Abstracts (Vol. 2020, No. 1).
Cervantes-Martínez, K., Riojas-Rodríguez, H., Avalos, C. D., Moreno-Macías, H., López-Ridaura, R., Stern, D., Texcalac-Sangrador, J. L. (2020). Geocoding and spatio-temporal modeling of long-term PM2. 5 and NO2 exposure in the Mexican Teachers´ Cohort. Atmósfera.
Cohorts Consortium of Latin America and the Caribbean (CC-LAC), Carrillo-Larco, R. M., Di Cesare, M., Hambleton, I. R., Hennis, A., Irazola, V., Stern, D., Ferreccio, C., Lotufo, P., Perel, P., Gregg, E. W., Ezzati, M., Danaei, G., Miranda, J. J., Aguilar-Salinas, C. A., Alvarez-Váz, R., Amadio, M. B., Baccino, C., Bambs, C., Bastos, J. L., … Tartaglione, J. (2020). Cohort Profile: The Cohorts Consortium of Latin America and the Caribbean (CC-LAC). International journal of epidemiology, 49(5), 1437–1437g.
Lozano-Esparza S, López-Ridaura R, Ortiz-Panozo E, et al. Diabetes is associated with a higher risk of mortality among women in a middle-income country: Results form the Mexican Teacher's cohort study. Diabetes Metab. 2020;46(4):304-310. doi:10.1016/j.diabet.2019.101119
2019Stern D, Mazariegos M, Ortiz-Panozo E, et al. Sugar-Sweetened Soda Consumption Increases Diabetes Risk Among Mexican Women. J Nutr. 2019;149(5):795-803. doi:10.1093/jn/nxy298
Jansen EC, Stern D, Peterson KE, Lajous M, López-Ridaura R. Early Menstrual Factors Are Associated with Adulthood Cardio-Metabolic Health in a Survey of Mexican Teachers. Matern Child Health J. 2019;23(3):356-368. doi:10.1007/s10995-018-2650-7
Mazariegos M, Ortiz-Panozo E, Stern D, González de Cosío T, Lajous M, López-Ridaura R. Lactation and maternal risk of diabetes: Evidence from the Mexican Teachers' Cohort. Matern Child Nutr. 2019;15(4):e12880. doi:10.1111/mcn.12880
Arvizu, M., Cortes, A., Monge, A., Lajous, M., López-Ridaura, R., Gaskins, A. J., Chavarro, J. E. (2019). Abstract P176: Heart-Healthy Dietary Patterns Are Inversely Related to Hypertension Among Women With History of Preeclampsia: A Cohort Study in Mexico. Circulation, 139(Suppl_1), AP176-AP176.
Hosgood HD 3rd, Klugman M, Matsuo K, et al. The establishment of the Household Air Pollution Consortium (HAPCO). Atmosphere (Basel). 2019;10(7):10.3390/atmos10070422. doi:10.3390/atmos10070422
Soria-Saucedo R, Lopez-Ridaura R, Lajous M, Wirtz VJ. The prevalence and correlates of severe depression in a cohort of Mexican teachers. J Affect Disord. 2018;234:109-116. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2018.02.036
2018Monge A, Lajous M, Ortiz-Panozo E, Rodríguez BL, Góngora JJ, López-Ridaura R. Western and Modern Mexican dietary patterns are directly associated with incident hypertension in Mexican women: a prospective follow-up study. Nutr J. 2018;17(1):21. Published 2018 Feb 14. doi:10.1186/s12937-018-0332-3
Tamez M, Monge A, López-Ridaura R, et al. Soda Intake Is Directly Associated with Serum C-Reactive Protein Concentration in Mexican Women. J Nutr. 2018;148(1):117-124. doi:10.1093/jn/nxx021
Hartasanchez SA, Flores-Torres M, Monge A, et al. Pregnancy Loss and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in Mexican Women. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018;7(2):e007582. Published 2018 Jan 13. doi:10.1161/JAHA.117.007582
Zamora-Ros R, Biessy C, Rothwell JA, et al. Dietary polyphenol intake and their major food sources in the Mexican Teachers' Cohort. Br J Nutr. 2018;120(3):353-360. doi:10.1017/S0007114518001381
Puchner, K. P., Lopez-Ridaura, R., Ortiz-Panozo, E., Vieitez, I., & Lajous, M. (2017). Stature is inversely associated with self-reported diabetes in middle-aged Mexican women. Revista panamericana de salud publica = Pan American journal of public health, 41, e32.
Boy, M. A., Cortes, A., Lajous-Loaza, M., & Chavarro, J. E. (2018). Sugar-sweetened beverage consumption and infertility among participants of the mexican teachers’ cohort. Fertility and Sterility, 110(4), e125
Stern D, Middaugh N, Rice MS, et al. Changes in Sugar-Sweetened Soda Consumption, Weight, and Waist Circumference: 2-Year Cohort of Mexican Women. Am J Public Health. 2017;107(11):1801-1808. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2017.304008
2017Ortiz-Panozo E, Yunes-Díaz E, Lajous M, Romieu I, Monge A, López-Ridaura R. Validity of self-reported anthropometry in adult Mexican women. Salud Publica Mex. 2017;59(3):266-275. doi:10.21149/7860
Flores-Torres MH, Lynch R, Lopez-Ridaura R, et al. Exposure to Violence and Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness in Mexican Women. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017;6(8):e006249. Published 2017 Aug 17. doi:10.1161/JAHA.117.006249
Hirko KA, Lajous M, Ortiz-Panozo E, et al. Socioeconomic position and markers of adiposity among female teachers in Mexico [published online ahead of print, 2017 Aug 9]. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2017;jech-2017-209179. doi:10.1136/jech-2017-209179
Dossus L, Rinaldi S, Biessy C, et al. Circulating leptin and adiponectin, and breast density in premenopausal Mexican women: the Mexican Teachers' Cohort. Cancer Causes Control. 2017;28(9):939-946. doi:10.1007/s10552-017-0917-8
Burton A, Maskarinec G, Perez-Gomez B, et al. Mammographic density and ageing: A collaborative pooled analysis of cross-sectional data from 22 countries worldwide. PLoS Med. 2017;14(6):e1002335. Published 2017 Jun 30. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1002335
Moseson H, Rice MS, López-Ridaura R, et al. Bone mineral density and mammographic density in Mexican women. Cancer Causes Control. 2016;27(1):39-46. doi:10.1007/s10552-015-0680-7
2016Monge A, Harris WS, Ortiz-Panozo E, et al. Whole Blood ω-3 Fatty Acids Are Inversely Associated with Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in Indigenous Mexican Women. J Nutr. 2016;146(7):1365-1372. doi:10.3945/jn.115.227264
Amadou A, Biessy C, Rinaldi S, et al. Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D3 and Mammography Density among Mexican Women. PLoS One. 2016;11(8):e0161686. Published 2016 Aug 26. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0161686
Townsend MK, Lajous M, Medina-Campos RH, Catzin-Kuhlmann A, López-Ridaura R, Rice MS. Risk factors for urinary incontinence among postmenopausal Mexican women. Int Urogynecol J. 2017;28(5):769-776. doi:10.1007/s00192-016-3196-0
McCormack VA, Burton A, dos-Santos-Silva I, et al. International Consortium on Mammographic Density: Methodology and population diversity captured across 22 countries. Cancer Epidemiol. 2016;40:141-151. doi:10.1016/j.canep.2015.11.015
Familiar I, Ortiz-Panozo E, Hall B, et al. Factor structure of the Spanish version of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 in Mexican women. Int J Methods Psychiatr Res. 2015;24(1):74-82. doi:10.1002/mpr.1461
2015Rinaldi S, Biessy C, de la Luz Hernandez M, et al. Endogenous hormones, inflammation, and body size in premenopausal Mexican women: results from the Mexican Teachers' Cohort (MTC, ESMaestras). Cancer Causes Control. 2015;26(3):475-486. doi:10.1007/s10552-015-0527-2
Lajous M, Ortiz-Panozo E, Monge A, et al. Cohort Profile: The Mexican Teachers' Cohort (MTC). Int J Epidemiol. 2017;46(2):e10. doi:10.1093/ije/dyv123
Rice MS, Bertrand KA, Lajous M, et al. Reproductive and lifestyle risk factors and mammographic density in Mexican women. Ann Epidemiol. 2015;25(11):868-873. doi:10.1016/j.annepidem.2015.08.006
Puchner, K. P., Ortiz-Panozo, E., Vieitez, I., Lajous, M., & Lopez-Ridaura, R. (2015). Abstract P140: Association of Adult Stature With High Blood Pressure and Diabetes: A Cross-Sectional Study in Middle-Aged Mexican Women. Circulation, 131(suppl_1), AP140-AP140.
Catzín‐Kuhlmann, A., Juárez‐Armenta, A., Ortiz‐Panozo, E., Monge‐Urrea, A., Puchner, K. P., Cantú‐Brito, C., Lajous, M. (2015). Restless legs syndrome and hypertension in Mexican women. Movement disorders clinical practice, 2(3), 274-279.
Lajous M, Kurth T, Catzin-Kuhlmann A, et al. Prevalence of restless legs syndrome in 69,830 Mexican women. Rev Invest Clin. 2014;66(4):303-306.
2014Arroyo-Quiroz C, Kurth T, Cantu-Brito C, Lopez-Ridaura R, Romieu I, Lajous M. Lifetime prevalence and underdiagnosis of migraine in a population sample of Mexican women. Cephalalgia. 2014;34(13):1088-1092. doi:10.1177/0333102414529196
Rinaldi S, Biessy C, Hernandez M, et al. Circulating concentrations of insulin-like growth factor-I, insulin-like growth factor-binding protein-3, genetic polymorphisms and mammographic density in premenopausal Mexican women: results from the ESMaestras cohort [published correction appears in Int J Cancer. 2016 Sep 15;139(6):E10]. Int J Cancer. 2014;134(6):1436-1444. doi:10.1002/ijc.28469
Rice MS, Biessy C, Lajous M, et al. Metabolic syndrome and mammographic density in Mexican women. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2013;6(7):701-710. doi:10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-12-0475
2013Rice MS, Bertrand KA, Lajous M, et al. Body size throughout the life course and mammographic density in Mexican women. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2013;138(2):601-610. doi:10.1007/s10549-013-2463-8
Catzin-Kuhlmann, A., Kurth, T., Lopez-Ridaura, R., Romieu, I., & Lajous, M. (2013). Abstract P107: Restless Legs Syndrome and Self-reported Hypertension in a Large Cohort of Mexican Women.
Ortiz-Panozo, E., Lajous, M., Yunes-Díaz, E., Mercado, N., Luviano, A., Flores-Silva, F., López-Ridaura, R. (2013). Abstract P112: Peripheral Arterial Disease and Carotid Atherosclerosis among Middle-aged Women Living in Chiapas, Mexico: Preliminary Results.
Romieu I, Escamilla-Núñez MC, Sánchez-Zamorano LM, et al. The association between body shape silhouette and dietary pattern among Mexican women. Public Health Nutrition. 2012;15(1):116-125. doi:10.1017/S1368980011001182
2012Lajous, M., Romieu, I., Catzin-Kuhlmann, A., Willett, W. C., & Lopez-Ridaura, R. (2012). Abstract P166: Distribution of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in ESMaestras: A Cohort Study of 97,174 Mexican Women.
Romieu, I. (2011). O1-6.2 The EsMaestras study: a large cohort study among Mexican Teachers. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, 65(Suppl 1), A17-A18.
2011Romieu, I. (2011). O1-6.2 The EsMaestras study: a large cohort study among Mexican Teachers. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, 65(Suppl 1), A17-A18.