Sarah Ward

Ms, Dr, BCom BSc PhD W.Aust.

  • The University of Western Australia (M409), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 236 Citations
  • 6 h-Index
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  • Epidemiology
  • Genetic epidemiology
  • Melanoma
  • Cancer genetics

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Melanoma Medicine & Life Sciences
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Western Australia Medicine & Life Sciences
Genome-Wide Association Study Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2008 2018

6 Citations (Scopus)

Novel pleiotropic risk loci for melanoma and nevus density implicate multiple biological pathways

Melanoma GWAS Consortium, 1 Dec 2018, In : Nature Communications. 9, 1, 4774.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Nevi and Melanomas
4 Citations (Scopus)
52 Downloads (Pure)

Polyunsaturated fatty acids and risk of melanoma: A Mendelian randomisation analysis

Melanoma Meta-Analysis Consortium, 1 Aug 2018, In : International Journal of Cancer. 143, 3, p. 508-514 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Mendelian Randomization Analysis
Unsaturated Fatty Acids
Genome-Wide Association Study
Odds Ratio
6 Citations (Scopus)
Genetic Association Studies
Gene Frequency
2 Citations (Scopus)

Functional melanoma-risk variant IRF4 rs12203592 associated with Breslow thickness: a pooled international study of primary melanomas

Gibbs, D. C., Ward, S. V., Orlow, I., Cadby, G., Kanetsky, P. A., Luo, L., Busam, K. J., Kricker, A., Armstrong, B. K., Cust, A. E., Anton-Culver, H., Gallagher, R. P., Zanetti, R., Rosso, S., Sacchetto, L., Ollila, D. W., Begg, C. B., Berwick, M., Thomas, N. E. & The GEM Study Group, 1 Nov 2017, In : British Journal of Dermatology. 177, 5, p. e180-e182

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
42 Citations (Scopus)

Melanoma Epidemiology and Prevention

Berwick, M., Buller, D. B. B., Cust, A., Gallagher, R., Lee, T. K. K., Meyskens, F., Pandey, S., Thomas, N. E. E., Veierod, M. B. B. & Ward, S., 2016, Melanoma. Kaufman, H. L. & Mehnert, J. M. (eds.). Switzerland: Springer International Publishing, Vol. 167. p. 17-49 33 p. (Cancer Treatment and Research; vol. 167).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Solar System
Genetic Polymorphisms

Projects 2014 2020