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    • Causal relationship between obesity and vitamin D status: bi-directional Mendelian randomization analysis of multiple cohorts 

      Vimaleswaran KS; Berry DJ; Lu C; Tikkanen E; Pilz S; Hiraki LT; Cooper JD; Dastani Z; Li R; Houston DK; Wood AR; Michaëlsson K; Vandenput L; Zgaga L; Yerges-Armstrong LM; McCarthy MI; Dupuis J; Kaakinen M; Kleber ME; Jameson K; Arden N; Raitakari O; Viikari J; Lohman KK; Ferrucci L; Melhus H; Ingelsson E; Byberg L; Lind L; Lorentzon M; Salomaa V; Campbell H; Dunlop M; Mitchell BD; Herzig KH; Pouta A; Hartikainen AL; Genetic Investigation of Anthropometric Traits-GIANT Consortium; Streeten EA; Theodoratou E; Jula A; Wareham NJ; Ohlsson C; Frayling TM; Kritchevsky SB; Spector TD; Richards JB; Lehtimäki T; Ouwehand WH; Kraft P; Cooper C; März W; Power C; Loos RJ; Wang TJ; Järvelin MR; Whittaker JC; Hingorani AD; Hyppönen E (2013)
      BACKGROUND: Obesity is associated with vitamin D deficiency, and both are areas of active public health concern. We explored the causality and direction of the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and 25-hydroxyvitamin ...
    • Common variants associated with plasma triglycerides and risk for coronary artery disease 

      Do R; Willer CJ; Schmidt EM; Sengupta S; Gao C; Peloso GM; Gustafsson S; Kanoni S; Ganna A; Chen J; Buchkovich ML; Mora S; Beckmann JS; Bragg-Gresham JL; Chang HY; Demirkan A; Den Hertog HM; Donnelly LA; Ehret GB; Esko T; Feitosa MF; Ferreira T; Fischer K; Fontanillas P; Fraser RM; Freitag DF; Gurdasani D; Heikkilä K; Hyppönen E; Isaacs A; Jackson AU; Johansson A; Johnson T; Kaakinen M; Kettunen J; Kleber ME; Li X; Luan J; Lyytikäinen LP; Magnusson PK; Mangino M; Mihailov E; Montasser ME; Müller-Nurasyid M; Nolte IM; O'Connell JR; Palmer CD; Perola M; Petersen AK; Sanna S; Saxena R; Service SK; Shah S; Shungin D; Sidore C; Song C; Strawbridge RJ; Surakka I; Tanaka T; Teslovich TM; Thorleifsson G; Van den Herik EG; Voight BF; Volcik KA; Waite LL; Wong A; Wu Y; Zhang W; Absher D; Asiki G; Barroso I; Been LF; Bolton JL; Bonnycastle LL; Brambilla P; Burnett MS; Cesana G; Dimitriou M; Doney AS; Döring A; Elliott P; Epstein SE; Eyjolfsson GI; Gigante B; Goodarzi MO; Grallert H; Gravito ML; Groves CJ; Hallmans G; Hartikainen AL; Hayward C; Hernandez D; Hicks AA; Holm H; Hung YJ; Illig T; Jones MR; Kaleebu P; Kastelein JJ; Khaw KT; Kim E; Klopp N; Komulainen P; Kumari M; Langenberg C; Lehtimäki T; Lin SY; Lindström J; Loos RJ; Mach F; McArdle WL; Meisinger C; Mitchell BD; Müller G; Nagaraja R; Narisu N; Nieminen TV; Nsubuga RN; Olafsson I; Ong KK; Palotie A; Papamarkou T; Pomilla C; Pouta A; Rader DJ; Reilly MP; Ridker PM; Rivadeneira F; Rudan I; Ruokonen A; Samani N; Scharnagl H; Seeley J; Silander K; Stancáková A; Stirrups K; Swift AJ; Tiret L; Uitterlinden AG; van Pelt LJ; Vedantam S; Wainwright N; Wijmenga C; Wild SH; Willemsen G; Wilsgaard T; Wilson JF; Young EH; Zhao JH; Adair LS; Arveiler D; Assimes TL; Bandinelli S; Bennett F; Bochud M; Boehm BO; Boomsma DI; Borecki IB; Bornstein SR; Bovet P; Burnier M; Campbell H; Chakravarti A; Chambers JC; Chen YD; Collins FS; Cooper RS; Danesh J; Dedoussis G; de Faire U; Feranil AB; Ferrières J; Ferrucci L; Freimer NB; Gieger C; Groop LC; Gudnason V; Gyllensten U; Hamsten A; Harris TB; Hingorani A; Hirschhorn JN; Hofman A; Hovingh GK; Hsiung CA; Humphries SE; Hunt SC; Hveem K; Iribarren C; Järvelin MR; Jula A; Kähönen M; Kaprio J; Kesäniemi A; Kivimaki M; Kooner JS; Koudstaal PJ; Krauss RM; Kuh D; Kuusisto J; Kyvik KO; Laakso M; Lakka TA; Lind L; Lindgren CM; Martin NG; März W; McCarthy MI; McKenzie CA; Meneton P; Metspalu A; Moilanen L; Morris AD; Munroe PB; Njølstad I; Pedersen NL; Power C; Pramstaller PP; Price JF; Psaty BM; Quertermous T; Rauramaa R; Saleheen D; Salomaa V; Sanghera DK; Saramies J; Schwarz PE; Sheu WH; Shuldiner AR; Siegbahn A; Spector TD; Stefansson K; Strachan DP; Tayo BO; Tremoli E; Tuomilehto J; Uusitupa M; van Duijn CM; Vollenweider P; Wallentin L; Wareham NJ; Whitfield JB; Wolffenbuttel BH; Altshuler D; Ordovas JM; Boerwinkle E; Palmer CN; Thorsteinsdottir U; Chasman DI; Rotter JI; Franks PW; Ripatti S; Cupples LA; Sandhu MS; Rich SS; Boehnke M; Deloukas P; Mohlke KL; Ingelsson E; Abecasis GR; Daly MJ; Neale BM; Kathiresan S (2013)
      Triglycerides are transported in plasma by specific triglyceride-rich lipoproteins; in epidemiological studies, increased triglyceride levels correlate with higher risk for coronary artery disease (CAD). However, it is ...
    • Discovery and refinement of loci associated with lipid levels 

      Global Lipids Genetics Consortium; Willer CJ; Schmidt EM; Sengupta S; Peloso GM; Gustafsson S; Kanoni S; Ganna A; Chen J; Buchkovich ML; Mora S; Beckmann JS; Bragg-Gresham JL; Chang HY; Demirkan A; Den Hertog HM; Do R; Donnelly LA; Ehret GB; Esko T; Feitosa MF; Ferreira T; Fischer K; Fontanillas P; Fraser RM; Freitag DF; Gurdasani D; Heikkilä K; Hyppönen E; Isaacs A; Jackson AU; Johansson A; Johnson T; Kaakinen M; Kettunen J; Kleber ME; Li X; Luan J; Lyytikäinen LP; Magnusson PK; Mangino M; Mihailov E; Montasser ME; Müller-Nurasyid M; Nolte IM; O'Connell JR; Palmer CD; Perola M; Petersen AK; Sanna S; Saxena R; Service SK; Shah S; Shungin D; Sidore C; Song C; Strawbridge RJ; Surakka I; Tanaka T; Teslovich TM; Thorleifsson G; Van den Herik EG; Voight BF; Volcik KA; Waite LL; Wong A; Wu Y; Zhang W; Absher D; Asiki G; Barroso I; Been LF; Bolton JL; Bonnycastle LL; Brambilla P; Burnett MS; Cesana G; Dimitriou M; Doney AS; Döring A; Elliott P; Epstein SE; Eyjolfsson GI; Gigante B; Goodarzi MO; Grallert H; Gravito ML; Groves CJ; Hallmans G; Hartikainen AL; Hayward C; Hernandez D; Hicks AA; Holm H; Hung YJ; Illig T; Jones MR; Kaleebu P; Kastelein JJ; Khaw KT; Kim E; Klopp N; Komulainen P; Kumari M; Langenberg C; Lehtimäki T; Lin SY; Lindström J; Loos RJ; Mach F; McArdle WL; Meisinger C; Mitchell BD; Müller G; Nagaraja R; Narisu N; Nieminen TV; Nsubuga RN; Olafsson I; Ong KK; Palotie A; Papamarkou T; Pomilla C; Pouta A; Rader DJ; Reilly MP; Ridker PM; Rivadeneira F; Rudan I; Ruokonen A; Samani N; Scharnagl H; Seeley J; Silander K; Stancáková A; Stirrups K; Swift AJ; Tiret L; Uitterlinden AG; van Pelt LJ; Vedantam S; Wainwright N; Wijmenga C; Wild SH; Willemsen G; Wilsgaard T; Wilson JF; Young EH; Zhao JH; Adair LS; Arveiler D; Assimes TL; Bandinelli S; Bennett F; Bochud M; Boehm BO; Boomsma DI; Borecki IB; Bornstein SR; Bovet P; Burnier M; Campbell H; Chakravarti A; Chambers JC; Chen YD; Collins FS; Cooper RS; Danesh J; Dedoussis G; de Faire U; Feranil AB; Ferrières J; Ferrucci L; Freimer NB; Gieger C; Groop LC; Gudnason V; Gyllensten U; Hamsten A; Harris TB; Hingorani A; Hirschhorn JN; Hofman A; Hovingh GK; Hsiung CA; Humphries SE; Hunt SC; Hveem K; Iribarren C; Järvelin MR; Jula A; Kähönen M; Kaprio J; Kesäniemi A; Kivimaki M; Kooner JS; Koudstaal PJ; Krauss RM; Kuh D; Kuusisto J; Kyvik KO; Laakso M; Lakka TA; Lind L; Lindgren CM; Martin NG; März W; McCarthy MI; McKenzie CA; Meneton P; Metspalu A; Moilanen L; Morris AD; Munroe PB; Njølstad I; Pedersen NL; Power C; Pramstaller PP; Price JF; Psaty BM; Quertermous T; Rauramaa R; Saleheen D; Salomaa V; Sanghera DK; Saramies J; Schwarz PE; Sheu WH; Shuldiner AR; Siegbahn A; Spector TD; Stefansson K; Strachan DP; Tayo BO; Tremoli E; Tuomilehto J; Uusitupa M; van Duijn CM; Vollenweider P; Wallentin L; Wareham NJ; Whitfield JB; Wolffenbuttel BH; Ordovas JM; Boerwinkle E; Palmer CN; Thorsteinsdottir U; Chasman DI; Rotter JI; Franks PW; Ripatti S; Cupples LA; Sandhu MS; Rich SS; Boehnke M; Deloukas P; Kathiresan S; Mohlke KL; Ingelsson E; Abecasis GR (2013)
      Levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol, triglycerides and total cholesterol are heritable, modifiable risk factors for coronary artery disease. To identify new loci ...
    • Evidence of inbreeding depression on human height 

      McQuillan R; Eklund N; Pirastu N; Kuningas M; McEvoy BP; Esko T; Corre T; Davies G; Kaakinen M; Lyytikäinen LP; Kristiansson K; Havulinna AS; Gögele M; Vitart V; Tenesa A; Aulchenko Y; Hayward C; Johansson A; Boban M; Ulivi S; Robino A; Boraska V; Igl W; Wild SH; Zgaga L; Amin N; Theodoratou E; Polašek O; Girotto G; Lopez LM; Sala C; Lahti J; Laatikainen T; Prokopenko I; Kals M; Viikari J; Yang J; Pouta A; Estrada K; Hofman A; Freimer N; Martin NG; Kähönen M; Milani L; Heliövaara M; Vartiainen E; Räikkönen K; Masciullo C; Starr JM; Hicks AA; Esposito L; Kolčić I; Farrington SM; Oostra B; Zemunik T; Campbell H; Kirin M; Pehlic M; Faletra F; Porteous D; Pistis G; Widén E; Salomaa V; Koskinen S; Fischer K; Lehtimäki T; Heath A; McCarthy MI; Rivadeneira F; Montgomery GW; Tiemeier H; Hartikainen AL; Madden PA; D'Adamo P; Hastie ND; Gyllensten U; Wright AF; van Duijn CM; Dunlop M; Rudan I; Gasparini P; Pramstaller PP; Deary IJ; Toniolo D; Eriksson JG; Jula A; Raitakari OT; Metspalu A; Perola M; Järvelin MR; Uitterlinden A; Visscher PM; Wilson JF; ROHgen Consortium (2012)
      Stature is a classical and highly heritable complex trait, with 80%-90% of variation explained by genetic factors. In recent years, genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have successfully identified many common additive ...
    • An Expanded Genome-Wide Association Study of Type 2 Diabetes in Europeans 

      Scott RA; Scott LJ; Mägi R; Marullo L; Gaulton KJ; Kaakinen M; Pervjakova N; Pers TH; Johnson AD; Eicher JD; Jackson AU; Ferreira T; Lee Y; Ma C; Steinthorsdottir V; Thorleifsson G; Qi L; Van Zuydam NR; Mahajan A; Chen H; Almgren P; Voight BF; Grallert H; Müller-Nurasyid M; Ried JS; Rayner NW; Robertson N; Karssen LC; van Leeuwen EM; Willems SM; Fuchsberger C; Kwan P; Teslovich TM; Chanda P; Li M; Lu Y; Dina C; Thuillier D; Yengo L; Jiang L; Sparso T; Kestler HA; Chheda H; Eisele L; Gustafsson S; Frånberg M; Strawbridge RJ; Benediktsson R; Hreidarsson AB; Kong A; Sigurðsson G; Kerrison ND; Luan J; Liang L; Meitinger T; Roden M; Thorand B; Esko T; Mihailov E; Fox C; Liu CT; Rybin D; Isomaa B; Lyssenko V; Tuomi T; Couper DJ; Pankow JS; Grarup N; Have CT; Jørgensen ME; Jørgensen T; Linneberg A; Cornelis MC; van Dam RM; Hunter DJ; Kraft P; Sun Q; Edkins S; Owen KR; Perry JRB; Wood AR; Zeggini E; Tajes-Fernandes J; Abecasis GR; Bonnycastle LL; Chines PS; Stringham HM; Koistinen HA; Kinnunen L; Sennblad B; Mühleisen TW; Nöthen MM; Pechlivanis S; Baldassarre D; Gertow K; Humphries SE; Tremoli E; Klopp N; Meyer J; Steinbach G; Wennauer R; Eriksson JG; Mӓnnistö S; Peltonen L; Tikkanen E; Charpentier G; Eury E; Lobbens S; Gigante B; Leander K; McLeod O; Bottinger EP; Gottesman O; Ruderfer D; Blüher M; Kovacs P; Tonjes A; Maruthur NM; Scapoli C; Erbel R; Jöckel KH; Moebus S; de Faire U; Hamsten A; Stumvoll M; Deloukas P; Donnelly PJ; Frayling TM; Hattersley AT; Ripatti S; Salomaa V; Pedersen NL; Boehm BO; Bergman RN; Collins FS; Mohlke KL; Tuomilehto J; Hansen T; Pedersen O; Barroso I; Lannfelt L; Ingelsson E; Lind L; Lindgren CM; Cauchi S; Froguel P; Loos RJF; Balkau B; Boeing H; Franks PW; Barricarte Gurrea A; Palli D; van der Schouw YT; Altshuler D; Groop LC; Langenberg C; Wareham NJ; Sijbrands E; van Duijn CM; Florez JC; Meigs JB; Boerwinkle E; Gieger C; Strauch K; Metspalu A; Morris AD; Palmer CNA; Hu FB; Thorsteinsdottir U; Stefansson K; Dupuis J; Morris AP; Boehnke M; McCarthy MI; Prokopenko I; DIAGRAM Consortium (2017)
      To characterize type 2 diabetes (T2D)-associated variation across the allele frequency spectrum, we conducted a meta-analysis of genome-wide association data from 26,676 T2D case and 132,532 control subjects of European ...
    • FTO genotype is associated with phenotypic variability of body mass index 

      Yang J; Loos RJ; Powell JE; Medland SE; Speliotes EK; Chasman DI; Rose LM; Thorleifsson G; Steinthorsdottir V; Mägi R; Waite L; Smith AV; Yerges-Armstrong LM; Monda KL; Hadley D; Mahajan A; Li G; Kapur K; Vitart V; Huffman JE; Wang SR; Palmer C; Esko T; Fischer K; Zhao JH; Demirkan A; Isaacs A; Feitosa MF; Luan J; Heard-Costa NL; White C; Jackson AU; Preuss M; Ziegler A; Eriksson J; Kutalik Z; Frau F; Nolte IM; van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV; Hottenga JJ; Jacobs KB; Verweij N; Goel A; Medina-Gomez C; Estrada K; Bragg-Gresham JL; Sanna S; Sidore C; Tyrer J; Teumer A; Prokopenko I; Mangino M; Lindgren CM; Assimes TL; Shuldiner AR; Hui J; Beilby JP; McArdle WL; Hall P; Haritunians T; Zgaga L; Kolcic I; Polasek O; Zemunik T; Oostra BA; Junttila MJ; Grönberg H; Schreiber S; Peters A; Hicks AA; Stephens J; Foad NS; Laitinen J; Pouta A; Kaakinen M; Willemsen G; Vink JM; Wild SH; Navis G; Asselbergs FW; Homuth G; John U; Iribarren C; Harris T; Launer L; Gudnason V; O'Connell JR; Boerwinkle E; Cadby G; Palmer LJ; James AL; Musk AW; Ingelsson E; Psaty BM; Beckmann JS; Waeber G; Vollenweider P; Hayward C; Wright AF; Rudan I; Groop LC; Metspalu A; Khaw KT; van Duijn CM; Borecki IB; Province MA; Wareham NJ; Tardif JC; Huikuri HV; Cupples LA; Atwood LD; Fox CS; Boehnke M; Collins FS; Mohlke KL; Erdmann J; Schunkert H; Hengstenberg C; Stark K; Lorentzon M; Ohlsson C; Cusi D; Staessen JA; van der Klauw MM; Pramstaller PP; Kathiresan S; Jolley JD; Ripatti S; Jarvelin MR; de Geus EJ; Boomsma DI; Penninx B; Wilson JF; Campbell H; Chanock SJ; van der Harst P; Hamsten A; Watkins H; Hofman A; Witteman JC; Zillikens MC; Uitterlinden AG; Rivadeneira F; Kiemeney LA; Vermeulen SH; Abecasis GR; Schlessinger D; Schipf S; Stumvoll M; Tönjes A; Spector TD; North KE; Lettre G; McCarthy MI; Berndt SI; Heath AC; Madden PA; Nyholt DR; Montgomery GW; Martin NG; McKnight B; Strachan DP; Hill WG; Snieder H; Ridker PM; Thorsteinsdottir U; Stefansson K; Frayling TM; Hirschhorn JN; Goddard ME; Visscher PM (2012)
      There is evidence across several species for genetic control of phenotypic variation of complex traits, such that the variance among phenotypes is genotype dependent. Understanding genetic control of variability is important ...
    • The Influence of Age and Sex on Genetic Associations with Adult Body Size and Shape: A Large-Scale Genome-Wide Interaction Study 

      Winkler TW; Justice AE; Graff M; Barata L; Feitosa MF; Chu S; Czajkowski J; Esko T; Fall T; Kilpeläinen TO; Lu Y; Mägi R; Mihailov E; Pers TH; Rüeger S; Teumer A; Ehret GB; Ferreira T; Heard-Costa NL; Karjalainen J; Lagou V; Mahajan A; Neinast MD; Prokopenko I; Simino J; Teslovich TM; Jansen R; Westra HJ; White CC; Absher D; Ahluwalia TS; Ahmad S; Albrecht E; Alves AC; Bragg-Gresham JL; de Craen AJ; Bis JC; Bonnefond A; Boucher G; Cadby G; Cheng YC; Chiang CW; Delgado G; Demirkan A; Dueker N; Eklund N; Eiriksdottir G; Eriksson J; Feenstra B; Fischer K; Frau F; Galesloot TE; Geller F; Goel A; Gorski M; Grammer TB; Gustafsson S; Haitjema S; Hottenga JJ; Huffman JE; Jackson AU; Jacobs KB; Johansson Å; Kaakinen M; Kleber ME; Lahti J; Mateo Leach I; Lehne B; Liu Y; Lo KS; Lorentzon M; Luan J; Madden PA; Mangino M; McKnight B; Medina-Gomez C; Monda KL; Montasser ME; Müller G; Müller-Nurasyid M; Nolte IM; Panoutsopoulou K; Pascoe L; Paternoster L; Rayner NW; Renström F; Rizzi F; Rose LM; Ryan KA; Salo P; Sanna S; Scharnagl H; Shi J; Smith AV; Southam L; Stančáková A; Steinthorsdottir V; Strawbridge RJ; Sung YJ; Tachmazidou I; Tanaka T; Thorleifsson G; Trompet S; Pervjakova N; Tyrer JP; Vandenput L; van der Laan SW; van der Velde N; van Setten J; van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV; Verweij N; Vlachopoulou E; Waite LL; Wang SR; Wang Z; Wild SH; Willenborg C; Wilson JF; Wong A; Yang J; Yengo L; Yerges-Armstrong LM; Yu L; Zhang W; Zhao JH; Andersson EA; Bakker SJ; Baldassarre D; Banasik K; Barcella M; Barlassina C; Bellis C; Benaglio P; Blangero J; Blüher M; Bonnet F; Bonnycastle LL; Boyd HA; Bruinenberg M; Buchman AS; Campbell H; Chen YD; Chines PS; Claudi-Boehm S; Cole J; Collins FS; de Geus EJ; de Groot LC; Dimitriou M; Duan J; Enroth S; Eury E; Farmaki AE; Forouhi NG; Friedrich N; Gejman PV; Gigante B; Glorioso N; Go AS; Gottesman O; Gräßler J; Grallert H; Grarup N; Gu YM; Broer L; Ham AC; Hansen T; Harris TB; Hartman CA; Hassinen M; Hastie N; Hattersley AT; Heath AC; Henders AK; Hernandez D; Hillege H; Holmen O; Hovingh KG; Hui J; Husemoen LL; Hutri-Kähönen N; Hysi PG; Illig T; De Jager PL; Jalilzadeh S; Jørgensen T; Jukema JW; Juonala M; Kanoni S; Karaleftheri M; Khaw KT; Kinnunen L; Kittner SJ; Koenig W; Kolcic I; Kovacs P; Krarup NT; Kratzer W; Krüger J; Kuh D; Kumari M; Kyriakou T; Langenberg C; Lannfelt L; Lanzani C; Lotay V; Launer LJ; Leander K; Lindström J; Linneberg A; Liu YP; Lobbens S; Luben R; Lyssenko V; Männistö S; Magnusson PK; McArdle WL; Menni C; Merger S; Milani L; Montgomery GW; Morris AP; Narisu N; Nelis M; Ong KK; Palotie A; Pérusse L; Pichler I; Pilia MG; Pouta A; Rheinberger M; Ribel-Madsen R; Richards M; Rice KM; Rice TK; Rivolta C; Salomaa V; Sanders AR; Sarzynski MA; Scholtens S; Scott RA; Scott WR; Sebert S; Sengupta S; Sennblad B; Seufferlein T; Silveira A; Slagboom PE; Smit JH; Sparsø TH; Stirrups K; Stolk RP; Stringham HM; Swertz MA; Swift AJ; Syvänen AC; Tan ST; Thorand B; Tönjes A; Tremblay A; Tsafantakis E; van der Most PJ; Völker U; Vohl MC; Vonk JM; Waldenberger M; Walker RW; Wennauer R; Widén E; Willemsen G; Wilsgaard T; Wright AF; Zillikens MC; van Dijk SC; van Schoor NM; Asselbergs FW; de Bakker PI; Beckmann JS; Beilby J; Bennett DA; Bergman RN; Bergmann S; Böger CA; Boehm BO; Boerwinkle E; Boomsma DI; Bornstein SR; Bottinger EP; Bouchard C; Chambers JC; Chanock SJ; Chasman DI; Cucca F; Cusi D; Dedoussis G; Erdmann J; Eriksson JG; Evans DA; de Faire U; Farrall M; Ferrucci L; Ford I; Franke L; Franks PW; Froguel P; Gansevoort RT; Gieger C; Grönberg H; Gudnason V; Gyllensten U; Hall P; Hamsten A; van der Harst P; Hayward C; Heliövaara M; Hengstenberg C; Hicks AA; Hingorani A; Hofman A; Hu F; Huikuri HV; Hveem K; James AL; Jordan JM; Jula A; Kähönen M; Kajantie E; Kathiresan S; Kiemeney LA; Kivimaki M; Knekt PB; Koistinen HA; Kooner JS; Koskinen S; Kuusisto J; Maerz W; Martin NG; Laakso M; Lakka TA; Lehtimäki T; Lettre G; Levinson DF; Lind L; Lokki ML; Mäntyselkä P; Melbye M; Metspalu A; Mitchell BD; Moll FL; Murray JC; Musk AW; Nieminen MS; Njølstad I; Ohlsson C; Oldehinkel AJ; Oostra BA; Palmer LJ; Pankow JS; Pasterkamp G; Pedersen NL; Pedersen O; Penninx BW; Perola M; Peters A; Polašek O; Pramstaller PP; Psaty BM; Qi L; Quertermous T; Raitakari OT; Rankinen T; Rauramaa R; Ridker PM; Rioux JD; Rivadeneira F; Rotter JI; Rudan I; den Ruijter HM; Saltevo J; Sattar N; Schunkert H; Schwarz PE; Shuldiner AR; Sinisalo J; Snieder H; Sørensen TI; Spector TD; Staessen JA; Stefania B; Thorsteinsdottir U; Stumvoll M; Tardif JC; Tremoli E; Tuomilehto J; Uitterlinden AG; Uusitupa M; Verbeek AL; Vermeulen SH; Viikari JS; Vitart V; Völzke H; Vollenweider P; Waeber G; Walker M; Wallaschofski H; Wareham NJ; Watkins H; Zeggini E; CHARGE Consortium; DIAGRAM Consortium; GLGC Consortium; Global-BPGen Consortium; ICBP Consortium; MAGIC Consortium; Chakravarti A; Clegg DJ; Cupples LA; Gordon-Larsen P; Jaquish CE; Rao DC; Abecasis GR; Assimes TL; Barroso I; Berndt SI; Boehnke M; Deloukas P; Fox CS; Groop LC; Hunter DJ; Ingelsson E; Kaplan RC; McCarthy MI; Mohlke KL; O'Connell JR; Schlessinger D; Strachan DP; Stefansson K; van Duijn CM; Hirschhorn JN; Lindgren CM; Heid IM; North KE; Borecki IB; Kutalik Z; Loos RJ (2015)
      Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have identified more than 100 genetic variants contributing to BMI, a measure of body size, or waist-to-hip ratio (adjusted for BMI, WHRadjBMI), a measure of body shape. Body size and ...
    • Meta-analysis identifies 13 new loci associated with waist-hip ratio and reveals sexual dimorphism in the genetic basis of fat distribution 

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      Waist-hip ratio (WHR) is a measure of body fat distribution and a predictor of metabolic consequences independent of overall adiposity. WHR is heritable, but few genetic variants influencing this trait have been identified. ...
    • New genetic loci implicated in fasting glucose homeostasis and their impact on type 2 diabetes risk 

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      Levels of circulating glucose are tightly regulated. To identify new loci influencing glycemic traits, we performed meta-analyses of 21 genome-wide association studies informative for fasting glucose, fasting insulin and ...