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    • 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 ...
    • Common variants in Mendelian kidney disease genes and their association with renal function 

      Parsa A; Fuchsberger C; Köttgen A; O'Seaghdha CM; Pattaro C; de Andrade M; Chasman DI; Teumer A; Endlich K; Olden M; Chen MH; Tin A; Kim YJ; Taliun D; Li M; Feitosa M; Gorski M; Yang Q; Hundertmark C; Foster MC; Glazer N; Isaacs A; Rao M; Smith AV; O'Connell JR; Struchalin M; Tanaka T; Li G; Hwang SJ; Atkinson EJ; Lohman K; Cornelis MC; Johansson A; Tönjes A; Dehghan A; Couraki V; Holliday EG; Sorice R; Kutalik Z; Lehtimäki T; Esko T; Deshmukh H; Ulivi S; Chu AY; Murgia F; Trompet S; Imboden M; Kollerits B; Pistis G; Harris TB; Launer LJ; Aspelund T; Eiriksdottir G; Mitchell BD; Boerwinkle E; Schmidt H; Hofer E; Hu F; Demirkan A; Oostra BA; Turner ST; Ding J; Andrews JS; Freedman BI; Giulianini F; Koenig W; Illig T; Döring A; Wichmann HE; Zgaga L; Zemunik T; Boban M; Minelli C; Wheeler HE; Igl W; Zaboli G; Wild SH; Wright AF; Campbell H; Ellinghaus D; Nöthlings U; Jacobs G; Biffar R; Ernst F; Homuth G; Kroemer HK; Nauck M; Stracke S; Völker U; Völzke H; Kovacs P; Stumvoll M; Mägi R; Hofman A; Uitterlinden AG; Rivadeneira F; Aulchenko YS; Polasek O; Hastie N; Vitart V; Helmer C; Wang JJ; Stengel B; Ruggiero D; Bergmann S; Kähönen M; Viikari J; Nikopensius T; Province M; Colhoun H; Doney A; Robino A; Krämer BK; Portas L; Ford I; Buckley BM; Adam M; Thun GA; Paulweber B; Haun M; Sala C; Mitchell P; Ciullo M; Vollenweider P; Raitakari O; Metspalu A; Palmer C; Gasparini P; Pirastu M; Jukema JW; Probst-Hensch NM; Kronenberg F; Toniolo D; Gudnason V; Shuldiner AR; Coresh J; Schmidt R; Ferrucci L; van Duijn CM; Borecki I; Kardia SL; Liu Y; Curhan GC; Rudan I; Gyllensten U; Wilson JF; Franke A; Pramstaller PP; Rettig R; Prokopenko I; Witteman J; Hayward C; Ridker PM; Bochud M; Heid IM; Siscovick DS; Fox CS; Kao WL; Böger CA (2013)
      Many common genetic variants identified by genome-wide association studies for complex traits map to genes previously linked to rare inherited Mendelian disorders. A systematic analysis of common single-nucleotide polymorphisms ...
    • CUBN is a gene locus for albuminuria 

      Böger CA; Chen MH; Tin A; Olden M; Köttgen A; de Boer IH; Fuchsberger C; O'Seaghdha CM; Pattaro C; Teumer A; Liu CT; Glazer NL; Li M; O'Connell JR; Tanaka T; Peralta CA; Kutalik Z; Luan J; Zhao JH; Hwang SJ; Akylbekova E; Kramer H; van der Harst P; Smith AV; Lohman K; de Andrade M; Hayward C; Kollerits B; Tönjes A; Aspelund T; Ingelsson E; Eiriksdottir G; Launer LJ; Harris TB; Shuldiner AR; Mitchell BD; Arking DE; Franceschini N; Boerwinkle E; Egan J; Hernandez D; Reilly M; Townsend RR; Lumley T; Siscovick DS; Psaty BM; Kestenbaum B; Haritunians T; Bergmann S; Vollenweider P; Waeber G; Mooser V; Waterworth D; Johnson AD; Florez JC; Meigs JB; Lu X; Turner ST; Atkinson EJ; Leak TS; Aasarød K; Skorpen F; Syvänen AC; Illig T; Baumert J; Koenig W; Krämer BK; Devuyst O; Mychaleckyj JC; Minelli C; Bakker SJ; Kedenko L; Paulweber B; Coassin S; Endlich K; Kroemer HK; Biffar R; Stracke S; Völzke H; Stumvoll M; Mägi R; Campbell H; Vitart V; Hastie ND; Gudnason V; Kardia SL; Liu Y; Polasek O; Curhan G; Kronenberg F; Prokopenko I; Rudan I; Arnlöv J; Hallan S; Navis G; CKDGen Consortium; Parsa A; Ferrucci L; Coresh J; Shlipak MG; Bull SB; Paterson NJ; Wichmann HE; Wareham NJ; Loos RJ; Rotter JI; Pramstaller PP; Cupples LA; Beckmann JS; Yang Q; Heid IM; Rettig R; Dreisbach AW; Bochud M; Fox CS; Kao WH (2011)
      Identification of genetic risk factors for albuminuria may alter strategies for early prevention of CKD progression, particularly among patients with diabetes. Little is known about the influence of common genetic variants ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Genetic association study of QT interval highlights role for calcium signaling pathways in myocardial repolarization 

      Arking DE; Pulit SL; Crotti L; van der Harst P; Munroe PB; Koopmann TT; Sotoodehnia N; Rossin EJ; Morley M; Wang X; Johnson AD; Lundby A; Gudbjartsson DF; Noseworthy PA; Eijgelsheim M; Bradford Y; Tarasov KV; Dörr M; Müller-Nurasyid M; Lahtinen AM; Nolte IM; Smith AV; Bis JC; Isaacs A; Newhouse SJ; Evans DS; Post WS; Waggott D; Lyytikäinen LP; Hicks AA; Eisele L; Ellinghaus D; Hayward C; Navarro P; Ulivi S; Tanaka T; Tester DJ; Chatel S; Gustafsson S; Kumari M; Morris RW; Naluai ÅT; Padmanabhan S; Kluttig A; Strohmer B; Panayiotou AG; Torres M; Knoflach M; Hubacek JA; Slowikowski K; Raychaudhuri S; Kumar RD; Harris TB; Launer LJ; Shuldiner AR; Alonso A; Bader JS; Ehret G; Huang H; Kao WH; Strait JB; Macfarlane PW; Brown M; Caulfield MJ; Samani NJ; Kronenberg F; Willeit J; CARe Consortium; COGENT Consortium; Smith JG; Greiser KH; Meyer Zu Schwabedissen H; Werdan K; Carella M; Zelante L; Heckbert SR; Psaty BM; Rotter JI; Kolcic I; Polašek O; Wright AF; Griffin M; Daly MJ; DCCT/EDIC; Arnar DO; Hólm H; Thorsteinsdottir U; eMERGE Consortium; Denny JC; Roden DM; Zuvich RL; Emilsson V; Plump AS; Larson MG; O'Donnell CJ; Yin X; Bobbo M; D'Adamo AP; Iorio A; Sinagra G; Carracedo A; Cummings SR; Nalls MA; Jula A; Kontula KK; Marjamaa A; Oikarinen L; Perola M; Porthan K; Erbel R; Hoffmann P; Jöckel KH; Kälsch H; Nöthen MM; HRGEN Consortium; den Hoed M; Loos RJ; Thelle DS; Gieger C; Meitinger T; Perz S; Peters A; Prucha H; Sinner MF; Waldenberger M; de Boer RA; Franke L; van der Vleuten PA; Beckmann BM; Martens E; Bardai A; Hofman N; Wilde AA; Behr ER; Dalageorgou C; Giudicessi JR; Medeiros-Domingo A; Barc J; Kyndt F; Probst V; Ghidoni A; Insolia R; Hamilton RM; Scherer SW; Brandimarto J; Margulies K; Moravec CE; Del Greco M F; Fuchsberger C; O'Connell JR; Lee WK; Watt GC; Campbell H; Wild SH; El Mokhtari NE; Frey N; Asselbergs FW; Mateo Leach I; Navis G; van den Berg MP; van Veldhuisen DJ; Kellis M; Krijthe BP; Franco OH; Hofman A; Kors JA; Uitterlinden AG; Witteman JC; Kedenko L; Lamina C; Oostra BA; Abecasis GR; Lakatta EG; Mulas A; Orrú M; Schlessinger D; Uda M; Markus MR; Völker U; Snieder H; Spector TD; Ärnlöv J; Lind L; Sundström J; Syvänen AC; Kivimaki M; Kähönen M; Mononen N; Raitakari OT; Viikari JS; Adamkova V; Kiechl S; Brion M; Nicolaides AN; Paulweber B; Haerting J; Dominiczak AF; Nyberg F; Whincup PH; Hingorani AD; Schott JJ; Bezzina CR; Ingelsson E; Ferrucci L; Gasparini P; Wilson JF; Rudan I; Franke A; Mühleisen TW; Pramstaller PP; Lehtimäki TJ; Paterson AD; Parsa A; Liu Y; van Duijn CM; Siscovick DS; Gudnason V; Jamshidi Y; Salomaa V; Felix SB; Sanna S; Ritchie MD; Stricker BH; Stefansson K; Boyer LA; Cappola TP; Olsen JV; Lage K; Schwartz PJ; Kääb S; Chakravarti A; Ackerman MJ; Pfeufer A; de Bakker PI; Newton-Cheh C (2014)
      The QT interval, an electrocardiographic measure reflecting myocardial repolarization, is a heritable trait. QT prolongation is a risk factor for ventricular arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death (SCD) and could indicate ...
    • Genetic studies of body mass index yield new insights for obesity biology 

      Locke AE; Kahali B; Berndt SI; Justice AE; Pers TH; Day FR; Powell C; Vedantam S; Buchkovich ML; Yang J; Croteau-Chonka DC; Esko T; Fall T; Ferreira T; Gustafsson S; Kutalik Z; Luan J; Mägi R; Randall JC; Winkler TW; Wood AR; Workalemahu T; Faul JD; Smith JA; Hua Zhao J; Zhao W; Chen J; Fehrmann R; Hedman ÅK; Karjalainen J; Schmidt EM; Absher D; Amin N; Anderson D; Beekman M; Bolton JL; Bragg-Gresham JL; Buyske S; Demirkan A; Deng G; Ehret GB; Feenstra B; Feitosa MF; Fischer K; Goel A; Gong J; Jackson AU; Kanoni S; Kleber ME; Kristiansson K; Lim U; Lotay V; Mangino M; Mateo Leach I; Medina-Gomez C; Medland SE; Nalls MA; Palmer CD; Pasko D; Pechlivanis S; Peters MJ; Prokopenko I; Shungin D; Stančáková A; Strawbridge RJ; Ju Sung Y; Tanaka T; Teumer A; Trompet S; van der Laan SW; van Setten J; van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV; Wang Z; Yengo L; Zhang W; Isaacs A; Albrecht E; Ärnlöv J; Arscott GM; Attwood AP; Bandinelli S; Barrett A; Bas IN; Bellis C; Bennett AJ; Berne C; Blagieva R; Blüher M; 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AGEN-BMI Working Group; CARDIOGRAMplusC4D Consortium; CKDGen Consortium; GLGC; ICBP; MAGIC Investigators; MuTHER Consortium; MIGen Consortium; PAGE Consortium; ReproGen Consortium; GENIE Consortium; International Endogene Consortium; Heath AC; Arveiler D; Bakker SJ; Beilby J; Bergman RN; Blangero J; Bovet P; Campbell H; Caulfield MJ; Cesana G; Chakravarti A; Chasman DI; Chines PS; Collins FS; Crawford DC; Cupples LA; Cusi D; Danesh J; de Faire U; den Ruijter HM; Dominiczak AF; Erbel R; Erdmann J; Eriksson JG; Farrall M; Felix SB; Ferrannini E; Ferrières J; Ford I; Forouhi NG; Forrester T; Franco OH; Gansevoort RT; Gejman PV; Gieger C; Gottesman O; Gudnason V; Gyllensten U; Hall AS; Harris TB; Hattersley AT; Hicks AA; Hindorff LA; Hingorani AD; Hofman A; Homuth G; Hovingh GK; Humphries SE; Hunt SC; Hyppönen E; Illig T; Jacobs KB; Jarvelin MR; Jöckel KH; Johansen B; Jousilahti P; Jukema JW; Jula AM; Kaprio J; Kastelein JJ; Keinanen-Kiukaanniemi SM; Kiemeney LA; Knekt P; Kooner JS; Kooperberg C; Kovacs P; Kraja AT; Kumari M; Kuusisto J; Lakka TA; Langenberg C; Le Marchand L; Lehtimäki T; Lyssenko V; Männistö S; Marette A; Matise TC; McKenzie CA; McKnight B; Moll FL; Morris AD; Morris AP; Murray JC; Nelis M; Ohlsson C; Oldehinkel AJ; Ong KK; Madden PA; Pasterkamp G; Peden JF; Peters A; Postma DS; Pramstaller PP; Price JF; Qi L; Raitakari OT; Rankinen T; Rao DC; Rice TK; Ridker PM; Rioux JD; Ritchie MD; Rudan I; Salomaa V; Samani NJ; Saramies J; Sarzynski MA; Schunkert H; Schwarz PE; Sever P; Shuldiner AR; Sinisalo J; Stolk RP; Strauch K; Tönjes A; Trégouët DA; Tremblay A; Tremoli E; Virtamo J; Vohl MC; Völker U; Waeber G; Willemsen G; Witteman JC; Zillikens MC; Adair LS; Amouyel P; Asselbergs FW; Assimes TL; Bochud M; Boehm BO; Boerwinkle E; Bornstein SR; Bottinger EP; Bouchard C; Cauchi S; Chambers JC; Chanock SJ; Cooper RS; de Bakker PI; Dedoussis G; Ferrucci L; Franks PW; Froguel P; Groop LC; Haiman CA; Hamsten A; Hui J; Hunter DJ; Hveem K; Kaplan RC; Kivimaki M; Kuh D; Laakso M; Liu Y; Martin NG; März W; Melbye M; Metspalu A; Moebus S; Munroe PB; Njølstad I; Oostra BA; Palmer CN; Pedersen NL; Perola M; Pérusse L; Peters U; Power C; Quertermous T; Rauramaa R; Rivadeneira F; Saaristo TE; Saleheen D; Sattar N; Schadt EE; Schlessinger D; Slagboom PE; Snieder H; Spector TD; Thorsteinsdottir U; Stumvoll M; Tuomilehto J; Uitterlinden AG; Uusitupa M; van der Harst P; Walker M; Wallaschofski H; Wareham NJ; Watkins H; Weir DR; Wichmann HE; Wilson JF; Zanen P; Borecki IB; Deloukas P; Fox CS; Heid IM; O'Connell JR; Strachan DP; Stefansson K; van Duijn CM; Abecasis GR; Franke L; Frayling TM; McCarthy MI; Visscher PM; Scherag A; Willer CJ; Boehnke M; Mohlke KL; Lindgren CM; Beckmann JS; Barroso I; North KE; Ingelsson E; Hirschhorn JN; Loos RJ; Speliotes EK (2015)
      Obesity is heritable and predisposes to many diseases. To understand the genetic basis of obesity better, here we conduct a genome-wide association study and Metabochip meta-analysis of body mass index (BMI), a measure ...
    • Genetic variants in novel pathways influence blood pressure and cardiovascular disease risk 

      International Consortium for Blood Pressure Genome-Wide Association Studies; Ehret GB; Munroe PB; Rice KM; Bochud M; Johnson AD; Chasman DI; Smith AV; Tobin MD; Verwoert GC; Hwang SJ; Pihur V; Vollenweider P; O'Reilly PF; Amin N; Bragg-Gresham JL; Teumer A; Glazer NL; Launer L; Zhao JH; Aulchenko Y; Heath S; Sõber S; Parsa A; Luan J; Arora P; Dehghan A; Zhang F; Lucas G; Hicks AA; Jackson AU; Peden JF; Tanaka T; Wild SH; Rudan I; Igl W; Milaneschi Y; Parker AN; Fava C; Chambers JC; Fox ER; Kumari M; Go MJ; van der Harst P; Kao WH; Sjögren M; Vinay DG; Alexander M; Tabara Y; Shaw-Hawkins S; Whincup PH; Liu Y; Shi G; Kuusisto J; Tayo B; Seielstad M; Sim X; Nguyen KD; Lehtimäki T; Matullo G; Wu Y; Gaunt TR; Onland-Moret NC; Cooper MN; Platou CG; Org E; Hardy R; Dahgam S; Palmen J; Vitart V; Braund PS; Kuznetsova T; Uiterwaal CS; Adeyemo A; Palmas W; Campbell H; Ludwig B; Tomaszewski M; Tzoulaki I; Palmer ND; CARDIoGRAM Consortium; CKDGen Consortium; KidneyGen Consortium; EchoGen consortium; CHARGE-HF consortium; Aspelund T; Garcia M; Chang YP; O'Connell JR; Steinle NI; Grobbee DE; Arking DE; Kardia SL; Morrison AC; Hernandez D; Najjar S; McArdle WL; Hadley D; Brown MJ; Connell JM; Hingorani AD; Day IN; Lawlor DA; Beilby JP; Lawrence RW; Clarke R; Hopewell JC; Ongen H; Dreisbach AW; Li Y; Young JH; Bis JC; Kähönen M; Viikari J; Adair LS; Lee NR; Chen MH; Olden M; Pattaro C; Bolton JA; Köttgen A; Bergmann S; Mooser V; Chaturvedi N; Frayling TM; Islam M; Jafar TH; Erdmann J; Kulkarni SR; Bornstein SR; Grässler J; Groop L; Voight BF; Kettunen J; Howard P; Taylor A; Guarrera S; Ricceri F; Emilsson V; Plump A; Barroso I; Khaw KT; Weder AB; Hunt SC; Sun YV; Bergman RN; Collins FS; Bonnycastle LL; Scott LJ; Stringham HM; Peltonen L; Perola M; Vartiainen E; Brand SM; Staessen JA; Wang TJ; Burton PR; Soler Artigas M; Dong Y; Snieder H; Wang X; Zhu H; Lohman KK; Rudock ME; Heckbert SR; Smith NL; Wiggins KL; Doumatey A; Shriner D; Veldre G; Viigimaa M; Kinra S; Prabhakaran D; Tripathy V; Langefeld CD; Rosengren A; Thelle DS; Corsi AM; Singleton A; Forrester T; Hilton G; McKenzie CA; Salako T; Iwai N; Kita Y; Ogihara T; Ohkubo T; Okamura T; Ueshima H; Umemura S; Eyheramendy S; Meitinger T; Wichmann HE; Cho YS; Kim HL; Lee JY; Scott J; Sehmi JS; Zhang W; Hedblad B; Nilsson P; Smith GD; Wong A; Narisu N; Stancáková A; Raffel LJ; Yao J; Kathiresan S; O'Donnell CJ; Schwartz SM; Ikram MA; Longstreth WT; Mosley TH; Seshadri S; Shrine NR; Wain LV; Morken MA; Swift AJ; Laitinen J; Prokopenko I; Zitting P; Cooper JA; Humphries SE; Danesh J; Rasheed A; Goel A; Hamsten A; Watkins H; Bakker SJ; van Gilst WH; Janipalli CS; Mani KR; Yajnik CS; Hofman A; Mattace-Raso FU; Oostra BA; Demirkan A; Isaacs A; Rivadeneira F; Lakatta EG; Orru M; Scuteri A; Ala-Korpela M; Kangas AJ; Lyytikäinen LP; Soininen P; Tukiainen T; Würtz P; Ong RT; Dörr M; Kroemer HK; Völker U; Völzke H; Galan P; Hercberg S; Lathrop M; Zelenika D; Deloukas P; Mangino M; Spector TD; Zhai G; Meschia JF; Nalls MA; Sharma P; Terzic J; Kumar MV; Denniff M; Zukowska-Szczechowska E; Wagenknecht LE; Fowkes FG; Charchar FJ; Schwarz PE; Hayward C; Guo X; Rotimi C; Bots ML; Brand E; Samani NJ; Polasek O; Talmud PJ; Nyberg F; Kuh D; Laan M; Hveem K; Palmer LJ; van der Schouw YT; Casas JP; Mohlke KL; Vineis P; Raitakari O; Ganesh SK; Wong TY; Tai ES; Cooper RS; Laakso M; Rao DC; Harris TB; Morris RW; Dominiczak AF; Kivimaki M; Marmot MG; Miki T; Saleheen D; Chandak GR; Coresh J; Navis G; Salomaa V; Han BG; Zhu X; Kooner JS; Melander O; Ridker PM; Bandinelli S; Gyllensten UB; Wright AF; Wilson JF; Ferrucci L; Farrall M; Tuomilehto J; Pramstaller PP; Elosua R; Soranzo N; Sijbrands EJ; Altshuler D; Loos RJ; Shuldiner AR; Gieger C; Meneton P; Uitterlinden AG; Wareham NJ; Gudnason V; Rotter JI; Rettig R; Uda M; Strachan DP; Witteman JC; Hartikainen AL; Beckmann JS; Boerwinkle E; Vasan RS; Boehnke M; Larson MG; Järvelin MR; Psaty BM; Abecasis GR; Chakravarti A; Elliott P; van Duijn CM; Newton-Cheh C; Levy D; Caulfield MJ; Johnson T (2011)
      Blood pressure is a heritable trait influenced by several biological pathways and responsive to environmental stimuli. Over one billion people worldwide have hypertension (≥140 mm Hg systolic blood pressure or  ≥90 mm Hg ...
    • Genome-wide association and functional follow-up reveals new loci for kidney function 

      Pattaro C; Köttgen A; Teumer A; Garnaas M; Böger CA; Fuchsberger C; Olden M; Chen MH; Tin A; Taliun D; Li M; Gao X; Gorski M; Yang Q; Hundertmark C; Foster MC; O'Seaghdha CM; Glazer N; Isaacs A; Liu CT; Smith AV; O'Connell JR; Struchalin M; Tanaka T; Li G; Johnson AD; Gierman HJ; Feitosa M; Hwang SJ; Atkinson EJ; Lohman K; Cornelis MC; Johansson Å; Tönjes A; Dehghan A; Chouraki V; Holliday EG; Sorice R; Kutalik Z; Lehtimäki T; Esko T; Deshmukh H; Ulivi S; Chu AY; Murgia F; Trompet S; Imboden M; Kollerits B; Pistis G; CARDIoGRAM Consortium; ICBP Consortium; CARe Consortium; Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium 2; Harris TB; Launer LJ; Aspelund T; Eiriksdottir G; Mitchell BD; Boerwinkle E; Schmidt H; Cavalieri M; Rao M; Hu FB; Demirkan A; Oostra BA; de Andrade M; Turner ST; Ding J; Andrews JS; Freedman BI; Koenig W; Illig T; Döring A; Wichmann HE; Kolcic I; Zemunik T; Boban M; Minelli C; Wheeler HE; Igl W; Zaboli G; Wild SH; Wright AF; Campbell H; Ellinghaus D; Nöthlings U; Jacobs G; Biffar R; Endlich K; Ernst F; Homuth G; Kroemer HK; Nauck M; Stracke S; Völker U; Völzke H; Kovacs P; Stumvoll M; Mägi R; Hofman A; Uitterlinden AG; Rivadeneira F; Aulchenko YS; Polasek O; Hastie N; Vitart V; Helmer C; Wang JJ; Ruggiero D; Bergmann S; Kähönen M; Viikari J; Nikopensius T; Province M; Ketkar S; Colhoun H; Doney A; Robino A; Giulianini F; Krämer BK; Portas L; Ford I; Buckley BM; Adam M; Thun GA; Paulweber B; Haun M; Sala C; Metzger M; Mitchell P; Ciullo M; Kim SK; Vollenweider P; Raitakari O; Metspalu A; Palmer C; Gasparini P; Pirastu M; Jukema JW; Probst-Hensch NM; Kronenberg F; Toniolo D; Gudnason V; Shuldiner AR; Coresh J; Schmidt R; Ferrucci L; Siscovick DS; van Duijn CM; Borecki I; Kardia SL; Liu Y; Curhan GC; Rudan I; Gyllensten U; Wilson JF; Franke A; Pramstaller PP; Rettig R; Prokopenko I; Witteman JC; Hayward C; Ridker P; Parsa A; Bochud M; Heid IM; Goessling W; Chasman DI; Kao WH; Fox CS (2012)
      Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is an important public health problem with a genetic component. We performed genome-wide association studies in up to 130,600 European ancestry participants overall, and stratified for key CKD ...
    • Genome-wide Association Studies Identify Genetic Loci Associated With Albuminuria in Diabetes 

      Teumer A; Tin A; Sorice R; Gorski M; Yeo NC; Chu AY; Li M; Li Y; Mijatovic V; Ko YA; Taliun D; Luciani A; Chen MH; Yang Q; Foster MC; Olden M; Hiraki LT; Tayo BO; Fuchsberger C; Dieffenbach AK; Shuldiner AR; Smith AV; Zappa AM; Lupo A; Kollerits B; Ponte B; Stengel B; Krämer BK; Paulweber B; Mitchell BD; Hayward C; Helmer C; Meisinger C; Gieger C; Shaffer CM; Müller C; Langenberg C; Ackermann D; Siscovick D; DCCT/EDIC; Boerwinkle E; Kronenberg F; Ehret GB; Homuth G; Waeber G; Navis G; Gambaro G; Malerba G; Eiriksdottir G; Li G; Wichmann HE; Grallert H; Wallaschofski H; Völzke H; Brenner H; Kramer H; Mateo Leach I; Rudan I; Hillege HL; Beckmann JS; Lambert JC; Luan J; Zhao JH; Chalmers J; Coresh J; Denny JC; Butterbach K; Launer LJ; Ferrucci L; Kedenko L; Haun M; Metzger M; Woodward M; Hoffman MJ; Nauck M; Waldenberger M; Pruijm M; Bochud M; Rheinberger M; Verweij N; Wareham NJ; Endlich N; Soranzo N; Polasek O; van der Harst P; Pramstaller PP; Vollenweider P; Wild PS; Gansevoort RT; Rettig R; Biffar R; Carroll RJ; Katz R; Loos RJ; Hwang SJ; Coassin S; Bergmann S; Rosas SE; Stracke S; Harris TB; Corre T; Zeller T; Illig T; Aspelund T; Tanaka T; Lendeckel U; Völker U; Gudnason V; Chouraki V; Koenig W; Kutalik Z; O'Connell JR; Parsa A; Heid IM; Paterson AD; de Boer IH; Devuyst O; Lazar J; Endlich K; Susztak K; Tremblay J; Hamet P; Jacob HJ; Böger CA; Fox CS; Pattaro C; Köttgen A (2016)
      Elevated concentrations of albumin in the urine, albuminuria, are a hallmark of diabetic kidney disease and are associated with an increased risk for end-stage renal disease and cardiovascular events. To gain insight into ...
    • Genome-wide association study of kidney function decline in individuals of European descent 

      Gorski M; Tin A; Garnaas M; McMahon GM; Chu AY; Tayo BO; Pattaro C; Teumer A; Chasman DI; Chalmers J; Hamet P; Tremblay J; Woodward M; Aspelund T; Eiriksdottir G; Gudnason V; Harris TB; Launer LJ; Smith AV; Mitchell BD; O'Connell JR; Shuldiner AR; Coresh J; Li M; Freudenberger P; Hofer E; Schmidt H; Schmidt R; Holliday EG; Mitchell P; Wang JJ; de Boer IH; Li G; Siscovick DS; Kutalik Z; Corre T; Vollenweider P; Waeber G; Gupta J; Kanetsky PA; Hwang SJ; Olden M; Yang Q; de Andrade M; Atkinson EJ; Kardia SL; Turner ST; Stafford JM; Ding J; Liu Y; Barlassina C; Cusi D; Salvi E; Staessen JA; Ridker PM; Grallert H; Meisinger C; Müller-Nurasyid M; Krämer BK; Kramer H; Rosas SE; Nolte IM; Penninx BW; Snieder H; Del Greco M F; Franke A; Nöthlings U; Lieb W; Bakker SJ; Gansevoort RT; van der Harst P; Dehghan A; Franco OH; Hofman A; Rivadeneira F; Sedaghat S; Uitterlinden AG; Coassin S; Haun M; Kollerits B; Kronenberg F; Paulweber B; Aumann N; Endlich K; Pietzner M; Völker U; Rettig R; Chouraki V; Helmer C; Lambert JC; Metzger M; Stengel B; Lehtimäki T; Lyytikäinen LP; Raitakari O; Johnson A; Parsa A; Bochud M; Heid IM; Goessling W; Köttgen A; Kao WH; Fox CS; Böger CA (2015)
      Genome-wide association studies (GWASs) have identified multiple loci associated with cross-sectional eGFR, but a systematic genetic analysis of kidney function decline over time is missing. Here we conducted a GWAS ...
    • Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies 11 new loci for anthropometric traits and provides insights into genetic architecture 

      Berndt SI; Gustafsson S; Mägi R; Ganna A; Wheeler E; Feitosa MF; Justice AE; Monda KL; Croteau-Chonka DC; Day FR; Esko T; Fall T; Ferreira T; Gentilini D; Jackson AU; Luan J; Randall JC; Vedantam S; Willer CJ; Winkler TW; Wood AR; Workalemahu T; Hu YJ; Lee SH; Liang L; Lin DY; Min JL; Neale BM; Thorleifsson G; Yang J; Albrecht E; Amin N; Bragg-Gresham JL; Cadby G; den Heijer M; Eklund N; Fischer K; Goel A; Hottenga JJ; Huffman JE; Jarick I; Johansson Å; Johnson T; Kanoni S; Kleber ME; König IR; Kristiansson K; Kutalik Z; Lamina C; Lecoeur C; Li G; Mangino M; McArdle WL; Medina-Gomez C; Müller-Nurasyid M; Ngwa JS; Nolte IM; Paternoster L; Pechlivanis S; Perola M; Peters MJ; Preuss M; Rose LM; Shi J; Shungin D; Smith AV; Strawbridge RJ; Surakka I; Teumer A; Trip MD; Tyrer J; van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV; Vandenput L; Waite LL; Zhao JH; Absher D; Asselbergs FW; Atalay M; Attwood AP; Balmforth AJ; Basart H; Beilby J; Bonnycastle LL; Brambilla P; Bruinenberg M; Campbell H; Chasman DI; Chines PS; Collins FS; Connell JM; Cookson WO; de Faire U; de Vegt F; Dei M; Dimitriou M; Edkins S; Estrada K; Evans DM; Farrall M; Ferrario MM; Ferrières J; Franke L; Frau F; Gejman PV; Grallert H; Grönberg H; Gudnason V; Hall AS; Hall P; Hartikainen AL; Hayward C; Heard-Costa NL; Heath AC; Hebebrand J; Homuth G; Hu FB; Hunt SE; Hyppönen E; Iribarren C; Jacobs KB; Jansson JO; Jula A; Kähönen M; Kathiresan S; Kee F; Khaw KT; Kivimäki M; Koenig W; Kraja AT; Kumari M; Kuulasmaa K; Kuusisto J; Laitinen JH; Lakka TA; Langenberg C; Launer LJ; Lind L; Lindström J; Liu J; Liuzzi A; Lokki ML; Lorentzon M; Madden PA; Magnusson PK; Manunta P; Marek D; März W; Mateo Leach I; McKnight B; Medland SE; Mihailov E; Milani L; Montgomery GW; Mooser V; Mühleisen TW; Munroe PB; Musk AW; Narisu N; Navis G; Nicholson G; Nohr EA; Ong KK; Oostra BA; Palmer CN; Palotie A; Peden JF; Pedersen N; Peters A; Polasek O; Pouta A; Pramstaller PP; Prokopenko I; Pütter C; Radhakrishnan A; Raitakari O; Rendon A; Rivadeneira F; Rudan I; Saaristo TE; Sambrook JG; Sanders AR; Sanna S; Saramies J; Schipf S; Schreiber S; Schunkert H; Shin SY; Signorini S; Sinisalo J; Skrobek B; Soranzo N; Stancáková A; Stark K; Stephens JC; Stirrups K; Stolk RP; Stumvoll M; Swift AJ; Theodoraki EV; Thorand B; Tregouet DA; Tremoli E; van der Klauw MM; van Meurs JB; Vermeulen SH; Viikari J; Virtamo J; Vitart V; Waeber G; Wang Z; Widén E; Wild SH; Willemsen G; Winkelmann BR; Witteman JC; Wolffenbuttel BH; Wong A; Wright AF; Zillikens MC; Amouyel P; Boehm BO; Boerwinkle E; Boomsma DI; Caulfield MJ; Chanock SJ; Cupples LA; Cusi D; Dedoussis GV; Erdmann J; Eriksson JG; Franks PW; Froguel P; Gieger C; Gyllensten U; Hamsten A; Harris TB; Hengstenberg C; Hicks AA; Hingorani A; Hinney A; Hofman A; Hovingh KG; Hveem K; Illig T; Jarvelin MR; Jöckel KH; Keinanen-Kiukaanniemi SM; Kiemeney LA; Kuh D; Laakso M; Lehtimäki T; Levinson DF; Martin NG; Metspalu A; Morris AD; Nieminen MS; Njølstad I; Ohlsson C; Oldehinkel AJ; Ouwehand WH; Palmer LJ; Penninx B; Power C; Province MA; Psaty BM; Qi L; Rauramaa R; Ridker PM; Ripatti S; Salomaa V; Samani NJ; Snieder H; Sørensen TI; Spector TD; Stefansson K; Tönjes A; Tuomilehto J; Uitterlinden AG; Uusitupa M; van der Harst P; Vollenweider P; Wallaschofski H; Wareham NJ; Watkins H; Wichmann HE; Wilson JF; Abecasis GR; Assimes TL; Barroso I; Boehnke M; Borecki IB; Deloukas P; Fox CS; Frayling T; Groop LC; Haritunian T; Heid IM; Hunter D; Kaplan RC; Karpe F; Moffatt MF; Mohlke KL; O'Connell JR; Pawitan Y; Schadt EE; Schlessinger D; Steinthorsdottir V; Strachan DP; Thorsteinsdottir U; van Duijn CM; Visscher PM; Di Blasio AM; Hirschhorn JN; Lindgren CM; Morris AP; Meyre D; Scherag A; McCarthy MI; Speliotes EK; North KE; Loos RJ; Ingelsson E (2013)
      Approaches exploiting trait distribution extremes may be used to identify loci associated with common traits, but it is unknown whether these loci are generalizable to the broader population. In a genome-wide search for ...
    • Hundreds of variants clustered in genomic loci and biological pathways affect human height 

      Lango Allen H; Estrada K; Lettre G; Berndt SI; Weedon MN; Rivadeneira F; Willer CJ; Jackson AU; Vedantam S; Raychaudhuri S; Ferreira T; Wood AR; Weyant RJ; Segrè AV; Speliotes EK; Wheeler E; Soranzo N; Park JH; Yang J; Gudbjartsson D; Heard-Costa NL; Randall JC; Qi L; Vernon Smith A; Mägi R; Pastinen T; Liang L; Heid IM; Luan J; Thorleifsson G; Winkler TW; Goddard ME; Sin Lo K; Palmer C; Workalemahu T; Aulchenko YS; Johansson A; Zillikens MC; Feitosa MF; Esko T; Johnson T; Ketkar S; Kraft P; Mangino M; Prokopenko I; Absher D; Albrecht E; Ernst F; Glazer NL; Hayward C; Hottenga JJ; Jacobs KB; Knowles JW; Kutalik Z; Monda KL; Polasek O; Preuss M; Rayner NW; Robertson NR; Steinthorsdottir V; Tyrer JP; Voight BF; Wiklund F; Xu J; Zhao JH; Nyholt DR; Pellikka N; Perola M; Perry JR; Surakka I; Tammesoo ML; Altmaier EL; Amin N; Aspelund T; Bhangale T; Boucher G; Chasman DI; Chen C; Coin L; Cooper MN; Dixon AL; Gibson Q; Grundberg E; Hao K; Juhani Junttila M; Kaplan LM; Kettunen J; König IR; Kwan T; Lawrence RW; Levinson DF; Lorentzon M; McKnight B; Morris AP; Müller M; Suh Ngwa J; Purcell S; Rafelt S; Salem RM; Salvi E; Sanna S; Shi J; Sovio U; Thompson JR; Turchin MC; Vandenput L; Verlaan DJ; Vitart V; White CC; Ziegler A; Almgren P; Balmforth AJ; Campbell H; Citterio L; De Grandi A; Dominiczak A; Duan J; Elliott P; Elosua R; Eriksson JG; Freimer NB; Geus EJ; Glorioso N; Haiqing S; Hartikainen AL; Havulinna AS; Hicks AA; Hui J; Igl W; Illig T; Jula A; Kajantie E; Kilpeläinen TO; Koiranen M; Kolcic I; Koskinen S; Kovacs P; Laitinen J; Liu J; Lokki ML; Marusic A; Maschio A; Meitinger T; Mulas A; Paré G; Parker AN; Peden JF; Petersmann A; Pichler I; Pietiläinen KH; Pouta A; Ridderstråle M; Rotter JI; Sambrook JG; Sanders AR; Schmidt CO; Sinisalo J; Smit JH; Stringham HM; Bragi Walters G; Widen E; Wild SH; Willemsen G; Zagato L; Zgaga L; Zitting P; Alavere H; Farrall M; McArdle WL; Nelis M; Peters MJ; Ripatti S; van Meurs JB; Aben KK; Ardlie KG; Beckmann JS; Beilby JP; Bergman RN; Bergmann S; Collins FS; Cusi D; den Heijer M; Eiriksdottir G; Gejman PV; Hall AS; Hamsten A; Huikuri HV; Iribarren C; Kähönen M; Kaprio J; Kathiresan S; Kiemeney L; Kocher T; Launer LJ; Lehtimäki T; Melander O; Mosley TH; Musk AW; Nieminen MS; O'Donnell CJ; Ohlsson C; Oostra B; Palmer LJ; Raitakari O; Ridker PM; Rioux JD; Rissanen A; Rivolta C; Schunkert H; Shuldiner AR; Siscovick DS; Stumvoll M; Tönjes A; Tuomilehto J; van Ommen GJ; Viikari J; Heath AC; Martin NG; Montgomery GW; Province MA; Kayser M; Arnold AM; Atwood LD; Boerwinkle E; Chanock SJ; Deloukas P; Gieger C; Grönberg H; Hall P; Hattersley AT; Hengstenberg C; Hoffman W; Lathrop GM; Salomaa V; Schreiber S; Uda M; Waterworth D; Wright AF; Assimes TL; Barroso I; Hofman A; Mohlke KL; Boomsma DI; Caulfield MJ; Cupples LA; Erdmann J; Fox CS; Gudnason V; Gyllensten U; Harris TB; Hayes RB; Jarvelin MR; Mooser V; Munroe PB; Ouwehand WH; Penninx BW; Pramstaller PP; Quertermous T; Rudan I; Samani NJ; Spector TD; Völzke H; Watkins H; Wilson JF; Groop LC; Haritunians T; Hu FB; Kaplan RC; Metspalu A; North KE; Schlessinger D; Wareham NJ; Hunter DJ; O'Connell JR; Strachan DP; Wichmann HE; Borecki IB; van Duijn CM; Schadt EE; Thorsteinsdottir U; Peltonen L; Uitterlinden AG; Visscher PM; Chatterjee N; Loos RJ; Boehnke M; McCarthy MI; Ingelsson E; Lindgren CM; Abecasis GR; Stefansson K; Frayling TM; Hirschhorn JN (2010)
      Most common human traits and diseases have a polygenic pattern of inheritance: DNA sequence variants at many genetic loci influence the phenotype. Genome-wide association (GWA) studies have identified more than 600 variants ...
    • Identification of heart rate-associated loci and their effects on cardiac conduction and rhythm disorders 

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      Elevated resting heart rate is associated with greater risk of cardiovascular disease and mortality. In a 2-stage meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies in up to 181,171 individuals, we identified 14 new loci ...
    • The Influence of Age and Sex on Genetic Associations with Adult Body Size and Shape: A Large-Scale Genome-Wide Interaction Study 

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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 ...
    • Integration of genome-wide association studies with biological knowledge identifies six novel genes related to kidney function 

      Chasman DI; Fuchsberger C; Pattaro C; Teumer A; Böger CA; Endlich K; Olden M; Chen MH; Tin A; Taliun D; Li M; Gao X; Gorski M; Yang Q; Hundertmark C; Foster MC; O'Seaghdha CM; Glazer N; Isaacs A; Liu CT; Smith AV; O'Connell JR; Struchalin M; Tanaka T; Li G; Johnson AD; Gierman HJ; Feitosa MF; Hwang SJ; Atkinson EJ; Lohman K; Cornelis MC; Johansson A; Tönjes A; Dehghan A; Lambert JC; Holliday EG; Sorice R; Kutalik Z; Lehtimäki T; Esko T; Deshmukh H; Ulivi S; Chu AY; Murgia F; Trompet S; Imboden M; Coassin S; Pistis G; CARDIoGRAM Consortium; ICBP Consortium; CARe Consortium; WTCCC2; Harris TB; Launer LJ; Aspelund T; Eiriksdottir G; Mitchell BD; Boerwinkle E; Schmidt H; Cavalieri M; Rao M; Hu F; Demirkan A; Oostra BA; de Andrade M; Turner ST; Ding J; Andrews JS; Freedman BI; Giulianini F; Koenig W; Illig T; Meisinger C; Gieger C; Zgaga L; Zemunik T; Boban M; Minelli C; Wheeler HE; Igl W; Zaboli G; Wild SH; Wright AF; Campbell H; Ellinghaus D; Nöthlings U; Jacobs G; Biffar R; Ernst F; Homuth G; Kroemer HK; Nauck M; Stracke S; Völker U; Völzke H; Kovacs P; Stumvoll M; Mägi R; Hofman A; Uitterlinden AG; Rivadeneira F; Aulchenko YS; Polasek O; Hastie N; Vitart V; Helmer C; Wang JJ; Stengel B; Ruggiero D; Bergmann S; Kähönen M; Viikari J; Nikopensius T; Province M; Ketkar S; Colhoun H; Doney A; Robino A; Krämer BK; Portas L; Ford I; Buckley BM; Adam M; Thun GA; Paulweber B; Haun M; Sala C; Mitchell P; Ciullo M; Kim SK; Vollenweider P; Raitakari O; Metspalu A; Palmer C; Gasparini P; Pirastu M; Jukema JW; Probst-Hensch NM; Kronenberg F; Toniolo D; Gudnason V; Shuldiner AR; Coresh J; Schmidt R; Ferrucci L; Siscovick DS; van Duijn CM; Borecki IB; Kardia SL; Liu Y; Curhan GC; Rudan I; Gyllensten U; Wilson JF; Franke A; Pramstaller PP; Rettig R; Prokopenko I; Witteman J; Hayward C; Ridker PM; Parsa A; Bochud M; Heid IM; Kao WH; Fox CS; Köttgen A (2012)
      In conducting genome-wide association studies (GWAS), analytical approaches leveraging biological information may further understanding of the pathophysiology of clinical traits. To discover novel associations with estimated ...
    • Large-scale association analyses identify new loci influencing glycemic traits and provide insight into the underlying biological pathways 

      Scott RA; Lagou V; Welch RP; Wheeler E; Montasser ME; Luan J; Mägi R; Strawbridge RJ; Rehnberg E; Gustafsson S; Kanoni S; Rasmussen-Torvik LJ; Yengo L; Lecoeur C; Shungin D; Sanna S; Sidore C; Johnson PC; Jukema JW; Johnson T; Mahajan A; Verweij N; Thorleifsson G; Hottenga JJ; Shah S; Smith AV; Sennblad B; Gieger C; Salo P; Perola M; Timpson NJ; Evans DM; Pourcain BS; Wu Y; Andrews JS; Hui J; Bielak LF; Zhao W; Horikoshi M; Navarro P; Isaacs A; O'Connell JR; Stirrups K; Vitart V; Hayward C; Esko T; Mihailov E; Fraser RM; Fall T; Voight BF; Raychaudhuri S; Chen H; Lindgren CM; Morris AP; Rayner NW; Robertson N; Rybin D; Liu CT; Beckmann JS; Willems SM; Chines PS; Jackson AU; Kang HM; Stringham HM; Song K; Tanaka T; Peden JF; Goel A; Hicks AA; An P; Müller-Nurasyid M; Franco-Cereceda A; Folkersen L; Marullo L; Jansen H; Oldehinkel AJ; Bruinenberg M; Pankow JS; North KE; Forouhi NG; Loos RJ; Edkins S; Varga TV; Hallmans G; Oksa H; Antonella M; Nagaraja R; Trompet S; Ford I; Bakker SJ; Kong A; Kumari M; Gigante B; Herder C; Munroe PB; Caulfield M; Antti J; Mangino M; Small K; Miljkovic I; Liu Y; Atalay M; Kiess W; James AL; Rivadeneira F; Uitterlinden AG; Palmer CN; Doney AS; Willemsen G; Smit JH; Campbell S; Polasek O; Bonnycastle LL; Hercberg S; Dimitriou M; Bolton JL; Fowkes GR; Kovacs P; Lindström J; Zemunik T; Bandinelli S; Wild SH; Basart HV; Rathmann W; Grallert H; DIAGRAM Consortium; Maerz W; Kleber ME; Boehm BO; Peters A; Pramstaller PP; Province MA; Borecki IB; Hastie ND; Rudan I; Campbell H; Watkins H; Farrall M; Stumvoll M; Ferrucci L; Waterworth DM; Bergman RN; Collins FS; Tuomilehto J; Watanabe RM; de Geus EJ; Penninx BW; Hofman A; Oostra BA; Psaty BM; Vollenweider P; Wilson JF; Wright AF; Hovingh GK; Metspalu A; Uusitupa M; Magnusson PK; Kyvik KO; Kaprio J; Price JF; Dedoussis GV; Deloukas P; Meneton P; Lind L; Boehnke M; Shuldiner AR; van Duijn CM; Morris AD; Toenjes A; Peyser PA; Beilby JP; Körner A; Kuusisto J; Laakso M; Bornstein SR; Schwarz PE; Lakka TA; Rauramaa R; Adair LS; Smith GD; Spector TD; Illig T; de Faire U; Hamsten A; Gudnason V; Kivimaki M; Hingorani A; Keinanen-Kiukaanniemi SM; Saaristo TE; Boomsma DI; Stefansson K; van der Harst P; Dupuis J; Pedersen NL; Sattar N; Harris TB; Cucca F; Ripatti S; Salomaa V; Mohlke KL; Balkau B; Froguel P; Pouta A; Jarvelin MR; Wareham NJ; Bouatia-Naji N; McCarthy MI; Franks PW; Meigs JB; Teslovich TM; Florez JC; Langenberg C; Ingelsson E; Prokopenko I; Barroso I (2012)
      Through genome-wide association meta-analyses of up to 133,010 individuals of European ancestry without diabetes, including individuals newly genotyped using the Metabochip, we have increased the number of confirmed loci ...
    • Meta-analysis identifies 13 new loci associated with waist-hip ratio and reveals sexual dimorphism in the genetic basis of fat distribution 

      Heid IM1; Jackson AU; Randall JC; Winkler TW; Qi L; Steinthorsdottir V; Thorleifsson G; Zillikens MC; Speliotes EK; Mägi R; Workalemahu T; White CC; Bouatia-Naji N; Harris TB; Berndt SI; Ingelsson E; Willer CJ; Weedon MN; Luan J; Vedantam S; Esko T; Kilpeläinen TO; Kutalik Z; Li S; Monda KL; Dixon AL; Holmes CC; Kaplan LM; Liang L; Min JL; Moffatt MF; Molony C; Nicholson G; Schadt EE; Zondervan KT; Feitosa MF; Ferreira T; Lango Allen H; Weyant RJ; Wheeler E; Wood AR; MAGIC Consortium; Estrada K; Goddard ME; Lettre G; Mangino M; Nyholt DR; Purcell S; Smith AV; Visscher PM; Yang J; McCarroll SA; Nemesh J; Voight BF; Absher D; Amin N; Aspelund T; Coin L; Glazer NL; Hayward C; Heard-Costa NL; Hottenga JJ; Johansson A; Johnson T; Kaakinen M; Kapur K; Ketkar S; Knowles JW; Kraft P; Kraja AT; Lamina C; Leitzmann MF; McKnight B; Morris AP; Ong KK; Perry JR; Peters MJ; Polasek O; Prokopenko I; Rayner NW; Ripatti S; Rivadeneira F; Robertson NR; Sanna S; Sovio U; Surakka I; Teumer A; van Wingerden S; Vitart V; Zhao JH; Cavalcanti-Proença C; Chines PS; Fisher E; Kulzer JR; Lecoeur C; Narisu N; Sandholt C; Scott LJ; Silander K; Stark K; Tammesoo ML; Teslovich TM; Timpson NJ; Watanabe RM; Welch R; Chasman DI; Cooper MN; Jansson JO; Kettunen J; Lawrence RW; Pellikka N; Perola M; Vandenput L; Alavere H; Almgren P; Atwood LD; Bennett AJ; Biffar R; Bonnycastle LL; Bornstein SR; Buchanan TA; Campbell H; Day IN; Dei M; Dörr M; Elliott P; Erdos MR; Eriksson JG; Freimer NB; Fu M; Gaget S; Geus EJ; Gjesing AP; Grallert H; Grässler J; Groves CJ; Guiducci C; Hartikainen AL; Hassanali N; Havulinna AS; Herzig KH; Hicks AA; Hui J; Igl W; Jousilahti P; Jula A; Kajantie E; Kinnunen L; Kolcic I; Koskinen S; Kovacs P; Kroemer HK; Krzelj V; Kuusisto J; Kvaloy K; Laitinen J; Lantieri O; Lathrop GM; Lokki ML; Luben RN; Ludwig B; McArdle WL; McCarthy A; Morken MA; Nelis M; Neville MJ; Paré G; Parker AN; Peden JF; Pichler I; Pietiläinen KH; Platou CG; Pouta A; Ridderstråle M; Samani NJ; Saramies J; Sinisalo J; Smit JH; Strawbridge RJ; Stringham HM; Swift AJ; Teder-Laving M; Thomson B; Usala G; van Meurs JB; van Ommen GJ; Vatin V; Volpato CB; Wallaschofski H; Walters GB; Widen E; Wild SH; Willemsen G; Witte DR; Zgaga L; Zitting P; Beilby JP; James AL; Kähönen M; Lehtimäki T; Nieminen MS; Ohlsson C; Palmer LJ; Raitakari O; Ridker PM; Stumvoll M; Tönjes A; Viikari J; Balkau B; Ben-Shlomo Y; Bergman RN; Boeing H; Smith GD; Ebrahim S; Froguel P; Hansen T; Hengstenberg C; Hveem K; Isomaa B; Jørgensen T; Karpe F; Khaw KT; Laakso M; Lawlor DA; Marre M; Meitinger T; Metspalu A; Midthjell K; Pedersen O; Salomaa V; Schwarz PE; Tuomi T; Tuomilehto J; Valle TT; Wareham NJ; Arnold AM; Beckmann JS; Bergmann S; Boerwinkle E; Boomsma DI; Caulfield MJ; Collins FS; Eiriksdottir G; Gudnason V; Gyllensten U; Hamsten A; Hattersley AT; Hofman A; Hu FB; Illig T; Iribarren C; Jarvelin MR; Kao WH; Kaprio J; Launer LJ; Munroe PB; Oostra B; Penninx BW; Pramstaller PP; Psaty BM; Quertermous T; Rissanen A; Rudan I; Shuldiner AR; Soranzo N; Spector TD; Syvänen AC; Uda M; Uitterlinden A; Völzke H; Vollenweider P; Wilson JF; Witteman JC; Wright AF; Abecasis GR; Boehnke M; Borecki IB; Deloukas P; Frayling TM; Groop LC; Haritunians T; Hunter DJ; Kaplan RC; North KE; O'Connell JR; Peltonen L; Schlessinger D; Strachan DP; Hirschhorn JN; Assimes TL; Wichmann HE; Thorsteinsdottir U; van Duijn CM; Stefansson K; Cupples LA; Loos RJ; Barroso I; McCarthy MI; Fox CS; Mohlke KL; Lindgren CM (2010)
      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. ...
    • A meta-analysis of thyroid-related traits reveals novel loci and gender-specific differences in the regulation of thyroid function 

      Porcu E; Medici M; Pistis G; Volpato CB; Wilson SG; Cappola AR; Bos SD; Deelen J; den Heijer M; Freathy RM; Lahti J; Liu C; Lopez LM; Nolte IM; O'Connell JR; Tanaka T; Trompet S; Arnold A; Bandinelli S; Beekman M; Böhringer S; Brown SJ; Buckley BM; Camaschella C; de Craen AJ; Davies G; de Visser MC; Ford I; Forsen T; Frayling TM; Fugazzola L; Gögele M; Hattersley AT; Hermus AR; Hofman A; Houwing-Duistermaat JJ; Jensen RA; Kajantie E; Kloppenburg M; Lim EM; Masciullo C; Mariotti S; Minelli C; Mitchell BD; Nagaraja R; Netea-Maier RT; Palotie A; Persani L; Piras MG; Psaty BM; Räikkönen K; Richards JB; Rivadeneira F; Sala C; Sabra MM; Sattar N; Shields BM; Soranzo N; Starr JM; Stott DJ; Sweep FC; Usala G; van der Klauw MM; van Heemst D; van Mullem A; Vermeulen SH; Visser WE; Walsh JP; Westendorp RG; Widen E; Zhai G; Cucca F; Deary IJ; Eriksson JG; Ferrucci L; Fox CS; Jukema JW; Kiemeney LA; Pramstaller PP; Schlessinger D; Shuldiner AR; Slagboom EP; Uitterlinden AG; Vaidya B; Visser TJ; Wolffenbuttel BH; Meulenbelt I; Rotter JI; Spector TD; Hicks AA; Toniolo D; Sanna S; Peeters RP; Naitza S (2013)
      Thyroid hormone is essential for normal metabolism and development, and overt abnormalities in thyroid function lead to common endocrine disorders affecting approximately 10% of individuals over their life span. In addition, ...
    • New genetic loci link adipose and insulin biology to body fat distribution 

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