I’m investigating the impact of lifestyle on cancer risk. Looking at smoking cessation and dietary changes, I monitor personalised cancer risk reduction over time in 120 women using DNA methylation.
University of Innsbruck
Chiara Herzog is a postdoc at the Research Institute for Biomedical Aging Research at the University of Innsbruck. Chiara uses DNA-based methods to predict the individual risk of cancer: To do this, she combines genetic and external risk factors that can indicate the individual risk of cancer years before diagnosis based on lifestyle.