Recent Papers


1. Philip S. Boonstra, Jeremy M.G. Taylor and Bhramar Mukherjee, Incorporating auxiliary information for improved prediction in high dimensional datasets: An ensemble of shrinkage approaches, Biostatistics, 14:259-72, 2013.

2. Jaeil Ahn, Bhramar Mukherjee, Malay Ghosh and Stephen B. Gruber, Bayesian semiparametric analysis of two-phase studies of gene-environment interaction. The Annals of Applied Statistics, 7:543-69, 2013.

3. Tyler J. VanderWeele, Yi-An Ko and Bhramar Mukherjee, Effect of environmental confounding on joint tests of genetic association. American Journal of Epidemiology,178: 144-52, 2013.

4. Victoria M. Raymond, Bhramar Mukherjee, Fei Wang, Shu-Chen Huang, Elena el, Fay Kastrinos, Sapna Syngal, Kathleen A. Cooney, Stephen B. Gruber, Risk of Prostate Cancer Among Men with Lynch Syndrome. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 31:1713-8, 2013. Discussion paper with editorial commentary.

5. Toby C Lewis, Thomas G Robins, Graciela B Mentz, Xiaohui Zhang, Bhramar Mukher- jee, Xihong Lin, J Timothy Dvonch, Gerald J Keeler , Fuyuen Y Yip, Marie S O'Neill, Edith A Parker, Barbara A Israel, Paul T Max, Angela Reyes , Community Action Against Asthma (CAAA) Steering Committee. Air pollution and respiratory symptoms among children with asthma: vulnerability by measures of asthma severity and residence area, Science of the Total Environment, 448: 48-55, 2013.

6. Zhichao Sun, Bhramar Mukherjee, Robert D. Brook, Geoffrey A. Gatts, Qinghua Sun, Sanjay Rajagopalan, Air-Pollution and Cardiometabolic Diseases (AIRCMD): A Prospective Study Investigating the Impact of Air Pollution Exposure and Propensity for Type II Diabetes. Science of the Total Environment, 448:72-78, 2013.

7. Paula I. Johnson, Heather M. Stapleton, Bhramar Mukherjee, Russ Hauser, John D. Meeker, Associations between brominated ame retardants in house dust and hormone levels in men. Science of the Total Environment, 445-46: 177-84, 2013.

8. John D. Meeker, David Cantonwine, Luis Rivera-Gonzalez, Kelly Ferguson, Bhramar Mukherjee, Antonia Calafat, Xiaoyun Ye, Liza Anzalota Del Toro, Noe Crespo, Braulio Jimenez-Veleza, Akram Alshawabkeh, Jose Cordero, Distribution, variability and predictors of urinary concentrations of phenols and parabens among pregnant women in Puerto Rico. Environmental Science and Technology, 47:3439-47, 2013.

9. Robert D. Brook, Robert L. Bard, Mariana J. Kaplan, Srilakshmi Yalavarthi, Masako Morishita, J. Timothy Dvonch, Lu Wang, Hui-yu Yang, Catherine Spino, Bhramar Mukherjee, Elif A. Oral, Qinghua Sun, Jeffrey R. Brook, Jack Harkema, and Sanjay Rajagopalan, Effect of acute exposure to coarse particulate matter air pollution in a rural location on circulating endothelial progenitor cells: results from a randomized controlled study. Inhalation Toxicology, 10:587-92, 2013.

10. Leon Raskin, Timothy M. Johnson, Douglas R. Fullen, Thomas J. Giordano, Michelle Vinco, Donita Sanders, Jaeil Ahn, Bhramar Mukherjee, Stephen B. Gruber, Transcrip- tome proling identies HMGA2 as a novel gene in melanoma progression and prognosis, The Journal of Investigative Dermatology , 2013, E-pub ahead of print.

11. Shi Li, Stuart Batterman, Feng-Chiao Su and Bhramar Mukherjee, Addressing extrema and censoring in pollutant and exposure data using mixture of normal distributions. Atmospheric Environment.

12. Yi-An Ko, Paramita Saha Chaudhuri, Pantel S. Vokonas, Sung Kyun Park, Bhramar Mukherjee, Likelihood ratio tests for detecting gene environment interaction in longitudinal studies. Genetic Epidemiology.

13. Philip S. Boonstra, Bhramar Mukherjee and Jeremy MG Taylor, Bayesian shrinkage methods for partially observed high-dimensional data. The Annals of Applied Statistics.

14. Philip S. Boonstra, Irina Bondarenko, Sung Kyun Park, Pantel S.Vokonas and Bhramar Mukherjee, Propensity score based graphical model diagnostics for categorical response regression models. Statistics in Medicine.

15. Shi Li, Bhramar Mukherjee, Stuart Batterman and Malay Ghosh, Bayesian analysis of time-series data under case-crossover designs: posterior equivalence and inference. Biometrics.

16. Feng-Chiao Su, Bhramar Mukherjee, Stuart Batterman, Determinants of personal,indoor and outdoor VOC concentrations: An analysis of the RIOPA data. Environmental Research.

17. Shannon R. Porenta, Yi An Ko, Stephen B. Gruber, Bhramar Mukherjee, Ana Baylin, Jianwei Ren, and Zora Djuric, Interaction of Fatty Acid Genotype and Diet on Changes in Colonic Fatty Acids in a Mediterranean Diet Intervention Study, Cancer Prevention Research.

18. David E. Cantonwine, Jos F. Cordero, Luis O. Rivera-Gonzlez, Liza V. Anzalota Del Toro, Kelly K. Ferguson, Bhramar Mukherjee, Antonia M. Calafat, Noe Crespo, Braulio Jimnez-Vlez, Ingrid Y. Padilla, Akram N. Alshawabkeh, John D. Meeker, Urinary phthalate metabolite concentrations among pregnant women in Northern Puerto Rico: Distribution, temporal variability, and predictors, Environment International.

19. Zhichao Sun, Yebin Tao, Shi Li, Kelly K. Ferguson, John D. Meeker, Sung Kyun Park, Stuart A. Batterman, Bhramar Mukherjee. Statistical strategies for constructing health risk models with multiple pollutants and their interactions: possible choices and comparison. Environmental Health.

20. Liuliu Du, Stuart Batterman, Edith Parker, Thomas Robins, Toby Lewis, Bhramar Mukherjee, Erminia Ramirez, Zachary Rowe, Wilma Brakeeld-Caldwell, Use of Free- standing Filters in an Asthma Intervention Study, Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health.

21. Xiaoyi Zhao, Zhichao Sun, Yanping Ruan, Jianhua Yan, Bhramar Mukherjee, Fumo Yang, Fengkui Duan, Lixian Sun, Ruijuan Liang, Hui Lian, Shuyang Zhang, Quan rey R. Brook, Qinghua Sun, Robert D. Brook, Sanjay Rajagopalan, Zhongjie Fan. Personal black carbon exposure influences blood pressure: the air pollution and cardio-metabolic disease (AIRCMD-China) study, Hypertension.

22. James G. Wagner, Katryn Allen, Hui-Yu Yang, Bin Nan, Masako Morishita, Bhramar Mukherjee, J. Timothy Dvonch, Catherine Spino, Gregory D. Fink, Sanjay Rajagoplan, Qinghua Sun, Robert D. Brook, and Jack R. Harkema, Cardiovascular Depression Caused by Exposures to Inhaled Particulate Matter and Ozone is Augmented in Rats Fed a High Fructose Diet, Environmental Health Perspective.

23. Kathleen F. Bush1, Marie S. O'Neill1, Shi Li, Bhramar Mukherjee, Howard Hu, Santu Ghosh, and Kalpana Balakrishnan, Associations between Extreme Precipitation and Gastrointestinal-Related Hospital Admissions in Chennai, India. Environmental Health Perspective.


1. Bhramar Mukherjee, John O. DeLancey, Leon Raskin, et al, Risk of Non-Melanoma Cancers in CDKN2A Mutation Carriers, The Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 104:953-56, 2012.

2. Malay Ghosh, Jihyun Song, John Forster, Robin Mitra, and Bhramar Mukherjee, On the equivalence of posterior inference based on prospective and retrospective likelihoods. Statistics in Medicine, 31:2531-51, 2012.

3. Shi Li, Bhramar Mukherjee and Stuart Batterman, Point source modeling of matched case-control data with multiple disease sub-types. Statistics in Medicine, 31:3617-37, 2012.

4. Yoon-Hyeong Choi, Howard Hu, Bhramar Mukherjee, Josef Miller, Sung Kyun Park, Environmental Cadmium and Lead Exposures and Hearing Loss in US Adults: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999 to 2004. Environmental Health Perspective, 1544-50, 2012.

5. Toby C. Lewis, Tiffany A. Henderson, Ashley R. Carpenter, Ixsy A. Ramirez, Christina L. McHenry, Adam M. Goldsmith, Xiaodan Ren, Graciela B. Mentz, Bhramar Mukherjee, Thomas G. Robins, Terence A. Joiner, Layla S. Mohammad, Emily R. Nguyen, Mark A. Burns, David T. Burke, Marc B. Hershenson, Nasal cytokine responses to natural colds in asthmatic children, Clinical and Experimental Allergy, 42:1734-44, 2012.

6. Graciela Mentz, Amy Schulz, Bhramar Mukherjee, Trivellore E. Ragunathan, Denise White-Perkins and Barbara Israel, Hypertension: Comparison of self-reported data on hypertension and measured blood pressure in a tri-ethnic community. BMC Health Services Research, 12, 312, 2012.

7. Huang-Tz Ou, Bhramar Mukherjee, Steven R. Erickson, John D. Piette, Richard P. Bagozzi, Rajesh Balkrishnan, Comparative Performance of Comorbidity Indices in Predicting Healthcare related Behaviours and Outcomes among Medicaid Enrollees with Type-2 Diabetes, Population Health Management, 15:220-29, 2012.

8. Brisa Sanchez, Shan Kang and Bhramar Mukherjee, A Latent variable approach to study of gene-environment interactions in the presence of multiple correlated exposures, Biometrics, 68:466-76, 2012.

9. Zhiwei Zhang, Robert Lyles, Aiyi Lu and Bhramar Mukherjee, Logistic regression analysis of biomarker data subject to pooling and dichotomization, Statistics in Medicine, 31:2473-84, 2012.

10. Dhiman Bhadra, Michael J. Daniels, Sung Duk Kim, Malay Ghosh and Bhramar Mukherjee, A Bayesian Semiparametric Approach for Incorporating Longitudinal Information on Exposure History for Inference in Case-Control Studies, Biometrics, 68:361-70, 2012.

11. Robert H. Lyles, Li Tang, Ji Lin, Zhiwei Zhang and Bhramar Mukherjee, Likelihood-Based Methods for Regression Analysis with Binary Exposure Status Assessed by Pooling. Statistics in Medicine, 31:2485-97, 2012.

12. Jinbo Chen, Guolian Kang, Tyler J. VanderWeele, Cuilin Zhang, Bhramar Mukherjee, Efficient Designs of Gene-Environment Interaction Studies: Implications of Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium and Gene-Environment Independence. Statistics in Medicine, 31:2516-31, 2012.

13. Amanda R. Markovitz, Jason E. Goldstick, Karen Levy, William Cevallo, Bhramar Mukherjee, James A. Trostle, Joseph N. S. Eisenberg: Where science meets policy: Comparing longitudinal and cross-sectional designs to address diarrheal disease burden in the developing world, The International Journal of Epidemiology, 41:504-13, 2012.

14. Stuart Batterman, Liuliu Du, Graciela Mentz, Bhramar Mukherjee, Edith Parker, et al., Particulate matter concentrations in residences with and without stand-alone filters and air conditioners, Indoor Air, 22: 235-52, 2012.

15. Bhramar Mukherjee, Yi-An Ko, Tyler J. VanderWeele, Anindya Roy, Sung Kyun Park, Jinbo Chen, Principal interactions analysis for repeated measures data: Application to gene-gene, gene-environment interaction. Statistics in Medicine, 31:2531-51, 2012.

16. Bhramar Mukherjee, Jaeil Ahn, Stephen B. Gruber and Nilanjan Chatterrjee, Testing gene-environment interaction in large-scale association studies: possible choices and comparisons. American Journal of Epidemiology, 175:177-90, 2012. R-codes for GWAS simulation.

17. Bhramar Mukherjee, Jaeil Ahn, Stephen B. Gruber and Nilanjan Chatterjee, Re- joinder to \GE-Whiz! Ratcheting Gene-Environment studies up to the Whole Genome and Whole Exposome by Thomas D.C. et al. The American Journal of Epidemiology, 175: 190, 2012.


1. Philip S. Boonstra, Bhramar Mukherjee, Jeremy M. G. Taylor, Mef Nilbert, Victor M. Moreno, and Stephen B. Gruber, Bayesian Modeling for Genetic Anticipation in Presence of Mutational Heterogeneity: A Case-Study in Hereditary Non-polyposis Colorectal Cancer. Biometrics,67:1627-37, 2011.

2. Ananya Roy, Howard Hu, David C. Bellinger, Bhramar Mukherjee, Rama Modali, Khaja Nasaruddin, Joel Schwartz, Robert O. Wright, Adrienne S. Ettinger, Kavitha Palaniapan, and Kalpana Balakrishnan, Hemoglobin, Lead Exposure, and Intelligence Quotient: Effect Modification by the DRD2 Taq IA Polymorphism, Environmental Health Perspective, 119, 144-149, 2011.

3. Annette C. Rohr, Ali S. Kamal, Masako Morishita, Bhramar Mukherjee, Gerald J. Keeler, Jack R. Harkema, and James G. Wagner, Altered Heart Rate Variability in Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats is Associated with Specific Particulate Matter Components in Detroit, Michigan, Environmental Health Perspectives, 119:474-80, 2011.

4. Eduardo Vilar, Catherine M. Bartnik, Leon Raskin, Jaeil Ahn, Victor Moreno, Bhramar Mukherjee, Gad Rennert and Stephen B. Gruber, MRE11 deficiency increases sensitivity to poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase inhibition in microsatellite instable colorectal cancers. Cancer Research, 71:2632-42, 2011.

5. Bhramar Mukherjee, Gad Rennert, Jaeil Ahn, Sara Dishon, Flavio Lejbkowicz, Hedy Rennert, Stacey Shirovitz, Victor Moreno, Stephen B. Gruber, Risk of Colorectal and Endometrial Cancer in Ashkenazi families with the MSH2 A636P founder mutation. Gastroenterology, 140:1919-26, 2011.

6. Kavitha Palaniappan, Kalpana Balakrishnan, Lakshmi Krishnan, Bhramar Mukherjee, Ananya Roy, Howard Hu, David C. Bellinger, Lead Exposure and Visual-Motor Abilities in Children from Chennai, India. Neurotoxicology, 32:465-70, 2011.

7. Ali S. Kamal, Annette Rohr, Bhramar Mukherjee, Masako Morishita, Gerald J Keeler, Jack R Harkema and James G, Wagner, PM2.5 induced changes in cardiac function of hypertensive rats depend on wind direction and specific sources in Steubenville, Ohio. Inhalation Toxicology, 23:417-30, 2011.

8. Shi Li, Huda Elasaad, Stuart Batterman, Robert Wahl, Elizabeth Wasilevich, Bhramar Mukherjee, Asthma exacerbation and proximity of residence to major roads: a population-based matched case-control study among the pediatric Medicaid population in Detroit, Michigan. Environmental Health, 10:34, 2011.

9. Shi Li, Stuart Batterman, Julie Wirth, Betsey Wasilevich, Robert Wahl, Feng-Chiao Su, Bhramar Mukherjee, Comparison of Time-Series and Case-Crossover Analyses With Threshold Effects: A Study of Ambient Air Pollutants and Daily Asthma Emergency Department Visits Among the Pediatric Medicaid Population in Detroit. Environmental Research, 111:1137-47, 2011.

10. Huang-Tz Ou, Bhramar Mukherjee, Steven R. Erickson, John D. Piette, Richard P. Bagozzi, Rajesh Balkrishnan, Comparative Performance of Comorbidity Indices in Discriminating Health related Behaviours and Outcomes. Health Outcomes Research in Medicine, 2:e91-e104, 2011.

11. Yoon-Hyeong Choi, Howard Hu, Sang Woo Tak, Bhramar Mukherjee, Sung Kyun Park, Occupational Noise Exposure Assessment using O*NET and Its Application to a Study of Hearing Loss in the US General Population. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 69:176-83, 2011.

12. Feng-Ciao Su, Bhramar Mukherjee, Stuart Batterman, Trends of VOC Exposures among a Nationally Representative Sample: Analysis of the NHANES 1988 through 2004 Data Sets, Atmospheric Environment, 45, 4858-67, 2011.

13. Jaeil Ahn, Bhramar Mukherjee, Stephen B. Gruber and Samiran Sinha, Missing Exposure Data in Stereotype Regression Model: Application to Matched Case-Control Study with Disease Subclassication. Biometrics, 67:546-58, 2011.

14. Bhramar Mukherjee, Huang-Tz Ou, Fei Wang and Steven Erickson, Development of a new co-morbidity index for health quality related measures. The Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 64:309-19, 2011.

15. N. Jewel Samadder, Bhramar Mukherjee, Shu-Chen Huang, Jaeil Ahn, Hedy Rennert, Joel Greenson, Gad Rennert and Stephen B. Gruber, Risk of Colorectal Cancer in Self-Reported Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Modification of Risk by Statin and NSAID Use. Cancer, 117:1640-48, 2011.


1. Malay Ghosh, Bhramar Mukherjee, Upasana Santra, and Dalho Kim, Probability matching priors for correlation coefficient of a bivariate normal distribution. The Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 140, 1410-1416, 2010.

2. Malay Ghosh and Bhramar Mukherjee, Bayesian analysis of matched pair data, (In Frontiers of Statistical Decision Making and Bayesian Analysis, 430-445, Co-Editors: Ming-Hui Chen, Dipak K. Dey, Peter Mueller, Dongchu Sun, and Keying Ye), Springer-Verlag, 2010.

3. Bhramar Mukherjee, Jaeil Ahn, Stephen B. Gruber, Malay Ghosh and Nilanjan Chatterjee, Bayesian Sample Size Determination for Case-Control Studies of Gene-Environment Interaction, Biometrics, 66:934-48, 2010.

4. Jaeil Ahn, Bhramar Mukherjee, Stephen B. Gruber and Samiran Sinha, Matched Case-Control Study with Disease Subclassification. Biometrics, 66, 934-48, 2010.

5. Aimin Zhang, Sung Kyun Park, Robert O. Wright, Marc G. Weisskopf, Bhramar Mukherjee, Huiling Nie, David Sparrow, Howard Hu, The HFE H63D Polymorphism as a Modifier of the Impact of Cumulative Lead Exposure on Pulse Pressure: the Normative Aging Study. Environmental Health Perspectives, 118:1261-66, 2010.

6. Ester Borras, Marta Pineda, Ignacio Blanco, Ethan M Jewett, Fei Wang, Alex Teule, Trinidad Caldes, Miguel Urioste, Carmen Mart?nez-Bouzas, Joan Brunet, Judith Balmana, Asuncion Torres, Teresa Ramon Cajal, Judit Sanz, Lucia Perez-Cabornero, Sergi Castellvi-Bel, Sara Gonzalez, Victor Moreno, Stephen B. Gruber, Bhramar Mukherjee, Noah A Rosenberg, Conxi Lazaro, Gabriel Capella, Identification of the first MLH1 founder mutations in Spanish Lynch syndrome families. Cancer Research, 70, 7379-91, 2010.

7. Sung Kyun Park, Sahar Elmarsafawy, Bhramar Mukherjee, Avron Spiro, Pantel S. Vokonas, Huiling Nie, Marc Weisskopf, Joel Schwartz, Howard Hu. Cumulative Lead Exposure and Age-related Hearing Loss: The VA Normative Aging Study, Hearing Research, 269:48-55, 2010.

8. Philip S. Boonstra, Stephen B. Gruber, Victoria Raymond, Shu-chen Huang, Susanne Timshel, Mef Nilbert, Bhramar Mukherjee, A review of statistical methods for testing genetic anticipation: looking for an answer in Lynch syndrome. Genetic Epidemiology, 34, 756-68, 2010.


1. Bhramar Mukherjee and Ivy Liu, A characterization of bias for fitting multivariate generalized linear models under choice-based sampling. Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 100, 459-472, 2009.

2. Ivy Liu, Bhramar Mukherjee, Thomas Suesse, David Sparrow and Sung Kyun Park, Graphical model-checking methods for the proportional odds model. Statistics in Medicine, 28, 412-429, 2009.

3. Li Zhang, Bhramar Mukherjee, Bo Hu, Victor Moreno and Kathy Cooney, Semiparametric Bayesian modeling of random genetic effects in family based association studies. Statistics in Medicine, 28, 113-139, 2009.

4. Stephen B. Gruber and Bhramar Mukherjee. Genetic anticipation in Lynch syndrome: Still awaiting for the answer. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 27, 326-327, 2009.

5. Eduardo Vilar, Bhramar Mukherjee, Rork Kuick, Leon Raskin, David Misek, Jeremy MG. Taylor,Thomas J. Giordano, Samir M. Hanash, Eric R. Fearon, Gad Rennert and Stephen B. Gruber. Gene Expression Patterns in Mismatch Repair-Deficient Colorectal Cancers Highlight the Therapeutic Role of Inhibitors of the PI3K-AKT-mTOR pathway Clinical Cancer Research., 15, 2829-39, 2009.

6. Sheng Luo, Bhramar Mukherjee, Jinbo Chen and Nilanjan Chatterjee, Shrinkage estimation for robust and efficient screening of HWE in genomewide association studies. Genetic Epidemiology, 33, 740-750, 2009.

7. Jennifer D'?Souza, Chunrong Jia, Bhramar Mukherjee and Stuart Batterman, Determinants of VOC exposures: The Importance of Ethnicity, Housing and Personal Factors. Atmospheric Environment, 43, 2884-2892, 2009.

8. Malay Ghosh, Bhramar Mukherjee and Upasana Santra, Probability matching priors for ratio of variances of the bivariate normal distribution, The International Journal of Statistical Sciences, 9, 255-271, 2009.

9. Stuart Batterman, Joseph Eisenberg, Rebecca Hardin, Margaret Kruk, Maria Carmen Lemos, Anna Michalak, Bhramar Mukherjee, Elisha Renne , Howard Stein, Cristy Watkins, Mark Wilson. Sustainable Control of Water-Related Infectious Diseases: A Review and Proposal for Interdisciplinary Health-Based Systems Research. Environmental Health Perspectives, 117, 1023-32, 2009 .

10. Jaeil Ahn, Bhramar Mukherjee, Mousumi Banerjee and Kathleen A. Cooney, Bayesian inference for the stereotype regression model: Application to a case-control study of prostate cancer, Statistics in Medicine, 28, 3139-3157, 2009. zipped C-code for Unmatched Model. zipped C-code for Unordered Model.

11. Elena Stoffel, Bhramar Mukherjee, Victoria M. Raymond, Nabihah Tayob, Fay Kastrinos, Jennifer Sparr, Fei Wang, Prathap Bandipalliam, Sapna Syngal, Stephen B. Gruber, Risk of Colorectal and Endometrial Cancer in Lynch Syndrome. Gastroenterology, 137, 1621-27, 2009.

12. Sung Kyun Park, Bhramar Mukherjee, Xi Xia, David Sparrow, Mark Weisskopf, Huiling Nie, Howard Hu. Bone Lead Level Prediction Models and Their Application to Examine the Relationship of Lead Exposure and Hypertension in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 51:1422-1436, 2009.

13. Fay Kastrinos, Bhramar Mukherjee, Nabihah Tayob, Jennifer Sparr, Victoria M. Raymond, Fei Wang, Prathap Bandipalliam, Elena M. Stoffel, Stephen B. Gruber, Sapna Syngal, The Risk of Pancreatic Cancer in Lynch Syndrome, Journal of the American Medical Association, 302, No 16, 1790-1795, 2009.


1. Robert M. Dorazio, Bhramar Mukherjee, Li Zhang, Malay Ghosh, Howard Jelks and Frank Jordan, Modeling Unobserved Sources of Heterogeneity in Animal Abundance Using a Dirichlet Process Prior, Biometrics, 64, 635-644. 2008.

2. Li Zhang, Bhramar Mukherjee, Malay Ghosh, Stephen Gruber and Victor Moreno, Misclassification of exposures in case-control studies of gene-environment interaction Statistics in Medicine, 27, 2756-2783, 2008.

3. Bhramar Mukherjee and Nilanjan Chatterjee, Exploiting gene-environment independence for analysis of case-control studies: An empirical-Bayes type shrinkage estimator to trade off between bias and efficiency. Biometrics, 64, 685-694, 2008.

4. Alba Aguado, Elisabet Guino, Bhramar Mukherjee, Antoni Sicras, Josep Serrat, Mateo Acedo, Juan J Ferro and Victor Moreno Variability in prescription drug expenditures explained by adjusted clinical groups (ACG) case-mix. A cross-sectional study of patient electronic records in primary care. BMC Health Services Research, 8:53, 2008.

5. Nilanjan Chatterjee and Bhramar Mukherjee, Statistical approaches to studies of gene-gene and gene-environment Interactions. Molecular Epidemiology in Cancer, 145-169 Editors Rebbeck, Ambrosone and Shields, Informa Healthcare, 2008.

6. Ivy Liu and Bhramar Mukherjee, The Proportional Odds Model, Wiley Encyclopedia for clinical trials., 1-8, 2008.

7. Bhramar Mukherjee, Jaeil Ahn, Gad Rennert, Stephen B. Gruber, Victor Moreno and Nilanjan Chatterjee, Testing gene-environment interaction from case-control data: A novel study of Type-1 error, power and designs. Genetic Epidemiology, 32, 615-626, 2008. Excel spreadsheet 2*4 table. R-codes for simulating power.

8. Samiran Sinha, Stephen B. Gruber, Bhramar Mukherjee and Gad Rennert, Inference on haplotype effects in matched case-control studies using unphased genotype data. International Journal of Biostatistics, 4, No. 1, Article 6, 2008.

9. Bhramar Mukherjee, Jaeil Ahn, Ivy Liu, Paul Rathouz and Brisa Sanchez, On elimination of nuisance parameters in a stratified proportional odds model by amalgamating conditional likelihoods. Statistics in Medicine, 27, 4950-4971, 2008.

10. Alexandros D. Polydorides, Bhramar Mukherjee, Stephen B. Gruber, Barbara J.McKenna, Henry D. Appelman, and Joel K. Greenson. Adenoma-Infiltrating Lymphocytes (AILs) Are a Potential Marker of Hereditary Non-Polyposis Colorectal Cancer. American Journal of Surgical Pathology, 32, 1661-1666, 2008.

11. Brad J. Lampe, Sung Kyun Park, Thomas Robins, Bhramar Mukherjee, Augusto A. Litonjua, C. Amarasiriwardena, David Sparrow, Howard Hu, Association between 24-Hour Urinary Cadmium and Pulmonary Function: The VA Normative Aging Study. Environmental Health Perspective, 116, 1226-1230, 2008.


1.Bhramar Mukherjee, Li Zhang, Malay Ghosh and Samiran Sinha, Bayesian semiparametric analysis of case-control data under conditional gene-environment independence Biometrics, 63, No 3, 834-844., 2007.

2. Bhramar Mukherjee, Ivy Liu and Samiran Sinha, Analysis of Matched case-control data with ordinal disease states: possible choices and comparisons, Statistics in Medicine, 26, No 17, 3240?257, 2007.

3. Samiran Sinha, Bhramar Mukherjee and Malay Ghosh, Modeling association among multivariate exposures in a matched case-control study. Sankhya, 64, No 3, pp 379-404, 2007.


1. Malay Ghosh, Li Zhang and Bhramar Mukherjee, Equivalence of posteriors in the Bayesian analysis of the multinomial-Poisson transform Metron, Volume 64, No. 1, pp 19-28, 2006.

2. Samiran Sinha and Bhramar Mukherjee, A score test for determining sample size for a matched case-control study with categorical exposure, Biometrical Journal, Volume 48, No. 1, 35-53, 2006.

3. Bhramar Mukherjee, A note on sampling designs for random processes with no quadratic mean derivative. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Statistics, Vol 48, Number 3, 305-319, 2006.

4. Yashowanto N. Ghosh and Bhramar Mukherjee, On properties of conditional medians and quantiles.Statistics and Probability Letters, Vol 76, Number 16, 1775-1780, 2006.

5. Malay Ghosh and Bhramar Mukherjee, Data adaptive sequential design for casecontrol studies. Statistica Sinica, Vol 16, Number 3, 697-719, 2006.

6. Li Zhang, Bhramar Mukherjee, Malay Ghosh and Rongling Wu, Accounting for population substructure in case-control studies of disease-gene association: A Bayesian approach, Statistical Modeling, Volume 6, Number 4, 352-372, 2006.

7. Andr?e Khuri, Bhramar Mukherjee, Bikas Sinha and Malay Ghosh, Design issues for generalized linear models. Statistical Science, Vol 21, No 3, 376-399, 2006.


1. Samiran Sinha, Bhramar Mukherjee, Malay Ghosh, Bani K. Mallick and Raymond J. Carroll, Bayesian semiparametric analysis of matched case-control studies with missing exposure. Journal of the American Statistical Association, Vol 100, No. 470, pp 591-601, 2005.

2. Malay Ghosh and Bhramar Mukherjee, Non-parametric sequential Bayes estimation of the distribution function. Sequential Analysis, Vol 24, No. 4, 389-409, 2005. 3. Bhramar Mukherjee, Samiran Sinha and Malay Ghosh, Bayesian Analysis for casecontrol studies. In Handbook of Statistics, Vol 25, Bayesian Thinking: Modeling and Computation, Eds Dey, D. and Rao, C. R., 793-819, 2005.


1. Samiran Sinha, Bhramar Mukherjee and Malay Ghosh, Bayesian analysis of matched case-control studies with multiple disease states. Biometrics, Vol 60, No. 1, pp 41-49, 2004.


1. Bhramar Mukherjee, Exactly optimal sampling designs for processes with a product covariance structure, The Canadian Journal of Statistics, Vol 31, No.1, pp 1-19, 2003.

2. Mausumi Bose and Bhramar Mukherjee, Cross-over designs under a general model, Statistics and Probability Letters, Volume 62, No. 4, pp 413-418, 2003.

3. Bhramar Mukherjee, On sampling designs for estimating the integral of a stochastic process, Communications in Statistics, Theory and Methods, Vol 32, No. 8, pp 1647-1663, 2001


1.Mausumi Bose and Bhramar Mukherjee, Cross-over design in the presence of higher order carry-overs, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Statistics, Vol 42, No. 2, pp 235-244, 2000.