Peer-reviewed journal publications

  • Myte, R., B. Gylling, J. Häggström, C. Häggström, C. Zingmark, A. Löfgren Burström, R. Palmqvist and B. van Guelpen. (in press). Metabolic factors and the risk of colorectal cancer by KRAS and BRAF mutation status. International Journal of Cancer.
  • Gylling, B., R. Myte, A. Ulvik, P. M. Ueland, Ø. Midttun, J. Schneede, G. Hallmans, J. Häggström, I. Johansson, B. van Guelpen and R. Palmqvist. (2019). One-carbon metabolite ratios as functional B-vitamin markers and in relation to colorectal cancer risk. International Journal of Cancer, 149, 947 – 956. [Journal version].
  • Myte, R., B. Gylling, J. Häggström, J. Schneede, A. Löfgren Burström, G. Hallmans, K. Meyer, I. Johansson, P. M. Ueland, R. Palmqvist and B. van Guelpen. (2018). One-carbon metabolism biomarkers and genetic variants in relation to colorectal cancer risk by KRAS and BRAF mutation status. PLOS ONE 13, e0196233. [Journal version]
  • Ju, C., R. Wyss, J.M. Franklin, S Schneeweiss, J. Häggström and M.J. van der Laan. (2017). Collaborative-controlled LASSO for Constructing Propensity Score-based Estimators in High-Dimensional Data. Statistical Methods in Medical Research. Advance online publication. [Journal version | arXiv | R package]
  • Häggström, J. (2017). Data-driven Confounder Selection via Markov and Bayesian Networks (with discussion). Biometrics. Advance online publication. [Journal version | arXiv | Discussion by Kennedy and Balakrishnan | Discussion by Richardson, Robins and Wang | Rejoinder to discussions | R package]
  • Häggström, J. , E. Eurenius, A. Ivarsson, M. Lindkvist, A-M. Pulkki Brännström, F. Sampaio and I. Feldman. (2017). Is the Salut Programme an effective and cost-effective universal health promotion intervention for parents and their children? A register-based retrospective observational study. BMJ Open 7, e016732. [Journal version]
  • Claeson, A-S., S. Gouveia-Figueira, J. Häggström, C.J. Fowler and M.L. Nording. (2017). Levels of oxylipins, endocannabinoids and related lipids in plasma before and after low-level exposure to acrolein in healthy individuals and individuals with chemical intolerance. Prostaglandins, Leukotrienes and Essential Fatty Acids (PLEFA) 121, 60-67. [Journal version]
  • Chaparro, M.P., X. de Luna, J. Häggström, A. Ivarsson, U. Lindgren, K. Nilsson, I. Koupil. (2017). Childhood family structure and women’s adult overweight risk: A longitudinal study. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health 45, 511-519.
  • Gylling, B., R. Myte, J. Schneede, G. Hallmans, J. Häggström, I. Johansson, A. Ulvik, P. M. Ueland, B. van Guelpen and R. Palmqvist. (2017). Vitamin B-6 and colorectal cancer risk: a prospective, population-based study using 3 distinct plasma markers of vitamin B-6 status. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 105, 897-904. [Journal version]
  • Myte, R., B. Gylling, J. Häggström, J. Schneede, P. M. Ueland, G. Hallmans, I. Johansson, R. Palmqvist and B. van Guelpen. (2017). Untangling the role of one-carbon metabolism in colorectal cancer risk: a comprehensive Bayesian network analysis. Scientific Reports 7, 43434 EP-. [Journal version]
  • Gabrielsson, L., S. Gouveia-Figueira, J. Häggström, M. Alhouayek and C. J. Fowler. (2017). The anti-inflammatory compound palmitoylethanolamide inhibits prostaglandin and hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid production by a macrophage cell line. Pharmacology Research & Perspectives 5, e00300. [Journal version]
  • Persson, E., J. Häggström, I. Waernbaum and X. de Luna. (2017). Data-driven Algorithms for Dimension Reduction in Causal Inference. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis 105, 280-292. [Journal version | arXiv]
  • Myte, R., B. Gylling, J. Hultdin, J. Schneede, G. Hallmans, J. Häggström, I. Johansson, R. Palmqvist and B. van Guelpen. (2016). Components of one-carbon metabolism other than folate and colorectal cancer risk. Epidemiology 27, 787-796. [Journal version]
  • Feldman, I., E. Eurenius, J. Häggström, M. Lindkvist, A-M. Pulkki Brännström, F. Sampaio and A. Ivarsson. (2016). Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of the Salut Programme: a universal health promotion intervention for parents and children – protocol of a register-based retrospective observational study. BMJ Open 6, e011202.[Journal version]
  • Häggström, J., E. Persson, I. Waernbaum and X. de Luna. (2015). CovSel: An R Package for Covariate Selection when Estimating Average Causal Effects. Journal of Statistical Software 68, 1-20. [Journal version | R package]
  • Chaparro, M.P., A. Ivarsson, I. Koupil, K. Nilsson, J. Häggström, X. de Luna, U. Lindgren. (2015). Regional inequalities in pre-pregnancy overweight and obesity in Sweden, 1992, 2000 and 2010. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health 43, 534-539. [Journal version]
  • Hammarsten, P., J. Winther, S. Rudolfsson, J. Häggström, A. Karalija, L. Egevad, T. Granfors, C.J. Fowler. (2014). ErbB2 Receptor Immunoreactivity in Prostate Cancer: Relationship to the Androgen Receptor, Disease Severity at Diagnosis, and Disease outcome. PLOS ONE 9, e105063. [Journal version]
  • Häggström, J., X. de Luna. (2014). Targeted Smoothing Parameter Selection for Estimating Average Causal Effects. Computational Statistics 29, 1727-1748. [Journal version]
  • Häggström, J., M. Cipriano, L. Plym Forshell, E. Persson, P. Hammarsten, N. Stella and C.J. Fowler. (2014). Potential upstream regulators of cannabinoid receptor 1 signaling in prostate cancer: A Bayesian network analysis of data from a tissue microarray. The Prostate 74, 1107-1117. [Journal version]
  • Häggström, J., M. Wiberg. (2014). Optimal Bandwidth Selection in Observed-Score Kernel Equating. Journal of Educational Measurement 51, 201-211. [Journal version]
  • Cipriano, M., J. Häggström, P. Hammarsten and C.J. Fowler. (2013). Association between cannabinoid CB1 receptor expression and Akt signalling in prostate cancer. PLOS ONE 8, e65798. [Journal version]
  • Häggström, J. (2013). Bandwidth Selection for Backfitting Estimation of Semiparametric Additive Models: A Simulation Study. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis 62, 136-148. [Journal version]
  • Häggström, J., X. de Luna. (2010). Estimating prediction error: cross-validation vs. accumulated prediction error. Communications in Statistics–Simulation and Computation 39, 880–898. [Journal version]

PhD thesis

Häggström, J. (2011). Selection of Smoothing Parameters with Application in Causal Inference. Statistical Studies No. 44Department of Statistics, Umeå University. ISBN 978-91-7459-147-7. [Introduction and summary of papers]