Table 4.

Study analysis design by cancer site and risk factor in the NCI Cohort Consortium publications

Type of pooled analysis
CohortNested case–controlMixed, nested, and non–cohort-based case–controlTotal
Cancer site
 Breast535242
 Prostate431035
 Pancreas816529
 Endometrium95014
 Liver4206
 Colorectum3205
 Multiple myeloma2204
 Esophagus4004
 Glioma, brain1034
 Ovary2103
 Many types (>5)1304
 Thyroid4004
 Renal cell1102
 Head and neck1102
 Anogenital0101
 Chronic lymphocytic leukemia0011
 Kidney0101
 Lung0101
 NHL0101
 Upper gastrointestinal0101
Risk factor
 Genetics679994
 Anthropometry63211
 Lifestyle2310841
 Biomarkers024024
Total3610320159
  • Abbreviation: NHL, non-Hodgkin lymphoma.