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    • Genetic analysis of over 1 million people identifies 535 new loci associated with blood pressure traits 

      Evangelou E; Warren HR; Mosen-Ansorena D; Mifsud B; Pazoki R; Gao H; Ntritsos G; Dimou N; Cabrera CP; Karaman I; Ng FL; Evangelou M; Witkowska K; Tzanis E; Hellwege JN; Giri A; Velez Edwards DR; Sun YV; Cho K; Gaziano JM; Wilson PWF; Tsao PS; Kovesdy CP; Esko T; Mägi R; Milani L; Almgren P; Boutin T; Debette S; Ding J; Giulianini F; Holliday EG; Jackson AU; Li-Gao R; Lin WY; Luan J; Mangino M; Oldmeadow C; Prins BP; Qian Y; Sargurupremraj M; Shah N; Surendran P; Thériault S; Verweij N; Willems SM; Zhao JH; Amouyel P; Connell J; de Mutsert R; Doney ASF; Farrall M; Menni C; Morris AD; Noordam R; Paré G; Poulter NR; Shields DC; Stanton A; Thom S; Abecasis G; Amin N; Arking DE; Ayers KL; Barbieri CM; Batini C; Bis JC; Blake T; Bochud M; Boehnke M; Boerwinkle E; Boomsma DI; Bottinger EP; Braund PS; Brumat M; Campbell A; Campbell H; Chakravarti A; Chambers JC; Chauhan G; Ciullo M; Cocca M; Collins F; Cordell HJ; Davies G; Borst MH; Geus EJ; Deary IJ; Deelen J; Del Greco M F; Demirkale CY; Dörr M; Ehret GB; Elosua R; Enroth S; Erzurumluoglu AM; Ferreira T; Frånberg M; Franco OH; Gandin I; Gasparini P; Giedraitis V; Gieger C; Girotto G; Goel A; Gow AJ; Gudnason V; Guo X; Gyllensten U; Hamsten A; Harris TB; Harris SE; Hartman CA; Havulinna AS; Hicks AA; Hofer E; Hofman A; Hottenga JJ; Huffman JE; Hwang SJ; Ingelsson E; James A; Jansen R; Jarvelin MR; Joehanes R; Johansson Å; Johnson AD; Joshi PK; Jousilahti P; Jukema JW; Jula A; Kähönen M; Kathiresan S; Keavney BD; Khaw KT; Knekt P; Knight J; Kolcic I; Kooner JS; Koskinen S; Kristiansson K; Kutalik Z; Laan M; Larson M; Launer LJ; Lehne B; Lehtimäki T; Liewald DCM; Lin L; Lind L; Lindgren CM; Liu Y; Loos RJF; Lopez LM; Lu Y; Lyytikäinen LP; Mahajan A; Mamasoula C; Marrugat J; Marten J; Milaneschi Y; Morgan A; Morris AP; Morrison AC; Munson PJ; Nalls MA; Nandakumar P; Nelson CP; Niiranen T; Nolte IM; Nutile T; Oldehinkel AJ; Oostra BA; O'Reilly PF; Org E; Padmanabhan S; Palmas W; Palotie A; Pattie A; Penninx BWJH; Perola M; Peters A; Polasek O; Pramstaller PP; Nguyen QT; Raitakari OT; Ren M; Rettig R; Rice K; Ridker PM; Ried JS; Riese H; Ripatti S; Robino A; Rose LM; Rotter JI; Rudan I; Ruggiero D; Saba Y; Sala CF; Salomaa V; Samani NJ; Sarin AP; Schmidt R; Schmidt H; Shrine N; Siscovick D; Smith AV; Snieder H; Sõber S; Sorice R; Starr JM; Stott DJ; Strachan DP; Strawbridge RJ; Sundström J; Swertz MA; Taylor KD; Teumer A; Tobin MD; Tomaszewski M; Toniolo D; Traglia M; Trompet S; Tuomilehto J; Tzourio C; Uitterlinden AG; Vaez A; van der Most PJ; van Duijn CM; Vergnaud AC; Verwoert GC; Vitart V; Völker U; Vollenweider P; Vuckovic D; Watkins H; Wild SH; Willemsen G; Wilson JF; Wright AF; Yao J; Zemunik T; Zhang W; Attia JR; Butterworth AS; Chasman DI; Conen D; Cucca F; Danesh J; Hayward C; Howson JMM; Laakso M; Lakatta EG; Langenberg C; Melander O; Mook-Kanamori DO; Palmer CNA; Risch L; Scott RA; Scott RJ; Sever P; Spector TD; van der Harst P; Wareham NJ; Zeggini E; Levy D; Munroe PB; Newton-Cheh C; Brown MJ; Metspalu A; Hung AM; O'Donnell CJ; Edwards TL; Million Veteran Program; Psaty BM; Tzoulaki I; Barnes MR; Wain LV; Elliott P; Caulfield MJ (2018)
      High blood pressure is a highly heritable and modifiable risk factor for cardiovascular disease. We report the largest genetic association study of blood pressure traits (systolic, diastolic and pulse pressure) to date in ...
    • 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 analysis identifies novel blood pressure loci and offers biological insights into cardiovascular risk 

      Warren HR; Evangelou E; Cabrera CP; Gao H; Ren M; Mifsud B; Ntalla I; Surendran P; Liu C; Cook JP; Kraja AT; Drenos F; Loh M; Verweij N; Marten J; Karaman I; Lepe MP; O'Reilly PF; Knight J; Snieder H; Kato N; He J; Tai ES; Said MA; Porteous D; Alver M; Poulter N; Farrall M; Gansevoort RT; Padmanabhan S; Mägi R; Stanton A; Connell J; Bakker SJ; Metspalu A; Shields DC; Thom S; Brown M; Sever P; Esko T; Hayward C; van der Harst P; Saleheen D; Chowdhury R; Chambers JC; Chasman DI; Chakravarti A; Newton-Cheh C; Lindgren CM; Levy D; Kooner JS; Keavney B; Tomaszewski M; Samani NJ; Howson JM; Tobin MD; Munroe PB; Ehret GB; Wain LV; International Consortium of Blood Pressure (ICBP) 1000G Analyses; BIOS Consortium; Lifelines Cohort Study; Understanding Society Scientific group; CHD Exome+ Consortium; ExomeBP Consortium; T2D-GENES Consortium; GoT2DGenes Consortium; CHARGE BP Exome Consortium; International Genomics of Blood Pressure (iGEN-BP) Consortium; UK Biobank CardioMetabolic Consortium BP working group (2017)
      Elevated blood pressure is the leading heritable risk factor for cardiovascular disease worldwide. We report genetic association of blood pressure (systolic, diastolic, pulse pressure) among UK Biobank participants of ...
    • Genome-wide association study identifies loci influencing concentrations of liver enzymes in plasma 

      Chambers JC; Zhang W; Sehmi J; Li X; Wass MN; van der Harst P; Holm H; Sanna S; Kavousi M; Baumeister SE; Coin LJ; Deng G; Gieger C; Heard-Costa NL; Hottenga JJ; Kühnel B; Kumar V; Lagou V; Liang L; Luan J; Vidal PM; Mateo Leach I; O'Reilly PF; Peden JF; Rahmioglu N; Soininen P; Speliotes EK; Yuan X; Thorleifsson G; Alizadeh BZ; Atwood LD; Borecki IB; Brown MJ; Charoen P; Cucca F; Das D; de Geus EJ; Dixon AL; Döring A; Ehret G; Eyjolfsson GI; Farrall M; Forouhi NG; Friedrich N; Goessling W; Gudbjartsson DF; Harris TB; Hartikainen AL; Heath S; Hirschfield GM; Hofman A; Homuth G; Hyppönen E; Janssen HL; Johnson T; Kangas AJ; Kema IP; Kühn JP; Lai S; Lathrop M; Lerch MM; Li Y; Liang TJ; Lin JP; Loos RJ; Martin NG; Moffatt MF; Montgomery GW; Munroe PB; Musunuru K; Nakamura Y; O'Donnell CJ; Olafsson I; Penninx BW; Pouta A; Prins BP; Prokopenko I; Puls R; Ruokonen A; Savolainen MJ; Schlessinger D; Schouten JN; Seedorf U; Sen-Chowdhry S; Siminovitch KA; Smit JH; Spector TD; Tan W; Teslovich TM; Tukiainen T; Uitterlinden AG; van der Klauw MM; Vasan RS; Wallace C; Wallaschofski H; Wichmann HE; Willemsen G; Würtz P; Xu C; Yerges-Armstrong LM; Alcohol Genome-wide Association (AlcGen) Consortium; DIAGRAM Consortium; Genetic Investigation of Anthropometric Traits (GIANT) Consortium; Global Lipids Genetics Consortium; Genetics of Liver Disease (GOLD) Consortium; International Consortium for Blood Pressure (ICBP-GWAS); MAGIC Consortium; Abecasis GR; Ahmadi KR; Boomsma DI; Caulfield M; Cookson WO; van Duijn CM; Froguel P; Matsuda K; McCarthy MI; Meisinger C; Mooser V; Pietiläinen KH; Schumann G; Snieder H; Sternberg MJ; Stolk RP; Thomas HC; Thorsteinsdottir U; Uda M; Waeber G; Wareham NJ; Waterworth DM; Watkins H; Whitfield JB; Witteman JC; Wolffenbuttel BH; Fox CS; Ala-Korpela M; Stefansson K; Vollenweider P; Völzke H; Schadt EE; Scott J; Järvelin MR; Elliott P; Kooner JS (2011)
      Concentrations of liver enzymes in plasma are widely used as indicators of liver disease. We carried out a genome-wide association study in 61,089 individuals, identifying 42 loci associated with concentrations of liver ...
    • Genome-wide association study identifies six new loci influencing pulse pressure and mean arterial pressure 

      Wain LV; Verwoert GC; O'Reilly PF; Shi G; Johnson T; Johnson AD; Bochud M; Rice KM; Henneman P; Smith AV; Ehret GB; Amin N; Larson MG; Mooser V; Hadley D; Dörr M; Bis JC; Aspelund T; Esko T; Janssens AC; Zhao JH; Heath S; Laan M; Fu J; Pistis G; Luan J; Arora P; Lucas G; Pirastu N; Pichler I; Jackson AU; Webster RJ; Zhang F; Peden JF; Schmidt H; Tanaka T; Campbell H; Igl W; Milaneschi Y; Hottenga JJ; Vitart V; Chasman DI; Trompet S; Bragg-Gresham JL; Alizadeh BZ; Chambers JC; Guo X; Lehtimäki T; Kühnel B; Lopez LM; Polašek O; Boban M; Nelson CP; Morrison AC; Pihur V; Ganesh SK; Hofman A; Kundu S; Mattace-Raso FU; Rivadeneira F; Sijbrands EJ; Uitterlinden AG; Hwang SJ; Vasan RS; Wang TJ; Bergmann S; Vollenweider P; Waeber G; Laitinen J; Pouta A; Zitting P; McArdle WL; Kroemer HK; Völker U; Völzke H; Glazer NL; Taylor KD; Harris TB; Alavere H; Haller T; Keis A; Tammesoo ML; Aulchenko Y; Barroso I; Khaw KT; Galan P; Hercberg S; Lathrop M; Eyheramendy S; Org E; Sõber S; Lu X; Nolte IM; Penninx BW; Corre T; Masciullo C; Sala C; Groop L; Voight BF; Melander O; O'Donnell CJ; Salomaa V; D'Adamo AP; Fabretto A; Faletra F; Ulivi S; Del Greco M F; Facheris M; Collins FS; Bergman RN; Beilby JP; Hung J; Musk AW; Mangino M; Shin SY; Soranzo N; Watkins H; Goel A; Hamsten A; Gider P; Loitfelder M; Zeginigg M; Hernandez D; Najjar SS; Navarro P; Wild SH; Corsi AM; Singleton A; de Geus EJ; Willemsen G; Parker AN; Rose LM; Buckley B; Stott D; Orru M; Uda M; LifeLines Cohort Study; van der Klauw MM; Zhang W; Li X; Scott J; Chen YD; Burke GL; Kähönen M; Viikari J; Döring A; Meitinger T; Davies G; Starr JM; Emilsson V; Plump A; Lindeman JH; Hoen PA; König IR; EchoGen consortium; Felix JF; Clarke R; Hopewell JC; Ongen H; Breteler M; Debette S; DeStefano AL; Fornage M; AortaGen Consortium; Mitchell GF; CHARGE Consortium Heart Failure Working Group; Smith NL; KidneyGen consortium; Holm H; Stefansson K; Thorleifsson G; Thorsteinsdottir U; CKDGen Consortium; Cardiogenics consortium; CARDIoGRAM Consortium; Samani NJ; Preuss M; Rudan I; Hayward C; Deary IJ; Wichmann HE; Raitakari OT; Palmas W; Kooner JS; Stolk RP; Jukema JW; Wright AF; Boomsma DI; Bandinelli S; Gyllensten UB; Wilson JF; Ferrucci L; Schmidt R; Farrall M; Spector TD; Palmer LJ; Tuomilehto J; Pfeufer A; Gasparini P; Siscovick D; Altshuler D; Loos RJ; Toniolo D; Snieder H; Gieger C; Meneton P; Wareham NJ; Oostra BA; Metspalu A; Launer L; Rettig R; Strachan DP; Beckmann JS; Witteman JC; Erdmann J; van Dijk KW; Boerwinkle E; Boehnke M; Ridker PM; Jarvelin MR; Chakravarti A; Abecasis GR; Gudnason V; Newton-Cheh C; Levy D; Munroe PB; Psaty BM; Caulfield MJ; Rao DC; Tobin MD; Elliott P; van Duijn CM (2011)
      Numerous genetic loci have been associated with systolic blood pressure (SBP) and diastolic blood pressure (DBP) in Europeans. We now report genome-wide association studies of pulse pressure (PP) and mean arterial pressure ...
    • Identification of heart rate-associated loci and their effects on cardiac conduction and rhythm disorders 

      den Hoed M; Eijgelsheim M; Esko T; Brundel BJ; Peal DS; Evans DM; Nolte IM; Segrè AV; Holm H; Handsaker RE; Westra HJ; Johnson T; Isaacs A; Yang J; Lundby A; Zhao JH; Kim YJ; Go MJ; Almgren P; Bochud M; Boucher G; Cornelis MC; Gudbjartsson D; Hadley D; van der Harst P; Hayward C; den Heijer M; Igl W; Jackson AU; Kutalik Z; Luan J; Kemp JP; Kristiansson K; Ladenvall C; Lorentzon M; Montasser ME; Njajou OT; O'Reilly PF; Padmanabhan S; St Pourcain B; Rankinen T; Salo P; Tanaka T; Timpson NJ; Vitart V; Waite L; Wheeler W; Zhang W; Draisma HH; Feitosa MF; Kerr KF; Lind PA; Mihailov E; Onland-Moret NC; Song C; Weedon MN; Xie W; Yengo L; Absher D; Albert CM; Alonso A; Arking DE; de Bakker PI; Balkau B; Barlassina C; Benaglio P; Bis JC; Bouatia-Naji N; Brage S; Chanock SJ; Chines PS; Chung M; Darbar D; Dina C; Dörr M; Elliott P; Felix SB; Fischer K; Fuchsberger C; de Geus EJ; Goyette P; Gudnason V; Harris TB; Hartikainen AL; Havulinna AS; Heckbert SR; Hicks AA; Hofman A; Holewijn S; Hoogstra-Berends F; Hottenga JJ; Jensen MK; Johansson A; Junttila J; Kääb S; Kanon B; Ketkar S; Khaw KT; Knowles JW; Kooner AS; Kors JA; Kumari M; Milani L; Laiho P; Lakatta EG; Langenberg C; Leusink M; Liu Y; Luben RN; Lunetta KL; Lynch SN; Markus MR; Marques-Vidal P; Mateo Leach I; McArdle WL; McCarroll SA; Medland SE; Miller KA; Montgomery GW; Morrison AC; Müller-Nurasyid M; Navarro P; Nelis M; O'Connell JR; O'Donnell CJ; Ong KK; Newman AB; Peters A; Polasek O; Pouta A; Pramstaller PP; Psaty BM; Rao DC; Ring SM; Rossin EJ; Rudan D; Sanna S; Scott RA; Sehmi JS; Sharp S; Shin JT; Singleton AB; Smith AV; Soranzo N; Spector TD; Stewart C; Stringham HM; Tarasov KV; Uitterlinden AG; Vandenput L; Hwang SJ; Whitfield JB; Wijmenga C; Wild SH; Willemsen G; Wilson JF; Witteman JC; Wong A; Wong Q; Jamshidi Y; Zitting P; Boer JM; Boomsma DI; Borecki IB; van Duijn CM; Ekelund U; Forouhi NG; Froguel P; Hingorani A; Ingelsson E; Kivimaki M; Kronmal RA; Kuh D; Lind L; Martin NG; Oostra BA; Pedersen NL; Quertermous T; Rotter JI; van der Schouw YT; Verschuren WM; Walker M; Albanes D; Arnar DO; Assimes TL; Bandinelli S; Boehnke M; de Boer RA; Bouchard C; Caulfield WL; Chambers JC; Curhan G; Cusi D; Eriksson J; Ferrucci L; van Gilst WH; Glorioso N; de Graaf J; Groop L; Gyllensten U; Hsueh WC; Hu FB; Huikuri HV; Hunter DJ; Iribarren C; Isomaa B; Jarvelin MR; Jula A; Kähönen M; Kiemeney LA; van der Klauw MM; Kooner JS; Kraft P; Iacoviello L; Lehtimäki T; Lokki ML; Mitchell BD; Navis G; Nieminen MS; Ohlsson C; Poulter NR; Qi L; Raitakari OT; Rimm EB; Rioux JD; Rizzi F; Rudan I; Salomaa V; Sever PS; Shields DC; Shuldiner AR; Sinisalo J; Stanton AV; Stolk RP; Strachan DP; Tardif JC; Thorsteinsdottir U; Tuomilehto J; van Veldhuisen DJ; Virtamo J; Viikari J; Vollenweider P; Waeber G; Widen E; Cho YS; Olsen JV; Visscher PM; Willer C; Franke L; Global BPgen Consortium; CARDIoGRAM Consortium; Erdmann J; Thompson JR; PR GWAS Consortium; Pfeufer A; QRS GWAS Consortium; Sotoodehnia N; QT-IGC Consortium; Newton-Cheh C; CHARGE-AF Consortium; Ellinor PT; Stricker BH; Metspalu A; Perola M; Beckmann JS; Smith GD; Stefansson K; Wareham NJ; Munroe PB; Sibon OC; Milan DJ; Snieder H; Samani NJ; Loos RJ (2013)
      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 ...
    • New gene functions in megakaryopoiesis and platelet formation 

      Gieger C; Radhakrishnan A; Cvejic A; Tang W; Porcu E; Pistis G; Serbanovic-Canic J; Elling U; Goodall AH; Labrune Y; Lopez LM; Mägi R; Meacham S; Okada Y; Pirastu N; Sorice R; Teumer A; Voss K; Zhang W; Ramirez-Solis R; Bis JC; Ellinghaus D; Gögele M; Hottenga JJ; Langenberg C; Kovacs P; O'Reilly PF; Shin SY; Esko T; Hartiala J; Kanoni S; Murgia F; Parsa A; Stephens J; van der Harst P; Ellen van der Schoot C; Allayee H; Attwood A; Balkau B; Bastardot F; Basu S; Baumeister SE; Biino G; Bomba L; Bonnefond A; Cambien F; Chambers JC; Cucca F; D'Adamo P; Davies G; de Boer RA; de Geus EJ; Döring A; Elliott P; Erdmann J; Evans DM; Falchi M; Feng W; Folsom AR; Frazer IH; Gibson QD; Glazer NL; Hammond C; Hartikainen AL; Heckbert SR; Hengstenberg C; Hersch M; Illig T; Loos RJ; Jolley J; Khaw KT; Kühnel B; Kyrtsonis MC; Lagou V; Lloyd-Jones H; Lumley T; Mangino M; Maschio A; Mateo Leach I; McKnight B; Memari Y; Mitchell BD; Montgomery GW; Nakamura Y; Nauck M; Navis G; Nöthlings U; Nolte IM; Porteous DJ; Pouta A; Pramstaller PP; Pullat J; Ring SM; Rotter JI; Ruggiero D; Ruokonen A; Sala C; Samani NJ; Sambrook J; Schlessinger D; Schreiber S; Schunkert H; Scott J; Smith NL; Snieder H; Starr JM; Stumvoll M; Takahashi A; Tang WH; Taylor K; Tenesa A; Lay Thein S; Tönjes A; Uda M; Ulivi S; van Veldhuisen DJ; Visscher PM; Völker U; Wichmann HE; Wiggins KL; Willemsen G; Yang TP; Hua Zhao J; Zitting P; Bradley JR; Dedoussis GV; Gasparini P; Hazen SL; Metspalu A; Pirastu M; Shuldiner AR; Joost van Pelt L; Zwaginga JJ; Boomsma DI; Deary IJ; Franke A; Froguel P; Ganesh SK; Jarvelin MR; Martin NG; Meisinger C; Psaty BM; Spector TD; Wareham NJ; Akkerman JW; Ciullo M; Deloukas P; Greinacher A; Jupe S; Kamatani N; Khadake J; Kooner JS; Penninger J; Prokopenko I; Stemple D; Toniolo D; Wernisch L; Sanna S; Hicks AA; Rendon A; Ferreira MA; Ouwehand WH; Soranzo N (2011)
      Platelets are the second most abundant cell type in blood and are essential for maintaining haemostasis. Their count and volume are tightly controlled within narrow physiological ranges, but there is only limited understanding ...
    • Novel Blood Pressure Locus and Gene Discovery Using Genome-Wide Association Study and Expression Data Sets From Blood and the Kidney 

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      Elevated blood pressure is a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease and has a substantial genetic contribution. Genetic variation influencing blood pressure has the potential to identify new pharmacological targets ...
    • Seventy-five genetic loci influencing the human red blood cell 

      van der Harst P; Zhang W; Mateo Leach I; Rendon A; Verweij N; Sehmi J; Paul DS; Elling U; Allayee H; Li X; Radhakrishnan A; Tan ST; Voss K; Weichenberger CX; Albers CA; Al-Hussani A; Asselbergs FW; Ciullo M; Danjou F; Dina C; Esko T; Evans DM; Franke L; Gögele M; Hartiala J; Hersch M; Holm H; Hottenga JJ; Kanoni S; Kleber ME; Lagou V; Langenberg C; Lopez LM; Lyytikäinen LP; Melander O; Murgia F; Nolte IM; O'Reilly PF; Padmanabhan S; Parsa A; Pirastu N; Porcu E; Portas L; Prokopenko I; Ried JS; Shin SY; Tang CS; Teumer A; Traglia M; Ulivi S; Westra HJ; Yang J; Zhao JH; Anni F; Abdellaoui A; Attwood A; Balkau B; Bandinelli S; Bastardot F; Benyamin B; Boehm BO; Cookson WO; Das D; de Bakker PI; de Boer RA; de Geus EJ; de Moor MH; Dimitriou M; Domingues FS; Döring A; Engström G; Eyjolfsson GI; Ferrucci L; Fischer K; Galanello R; Garner SF; Genser B; Gibson QD; Girotto G; Gudbjartsson DF; Harris SE; Hartikainen AL; Hastie CE; Hedblad B; Illig T; Jolley J; Kähönen M; Kema IP; Kemp JP; Liang L; Lloyd-Jones H; Loos RJ; Meacham S; Medland SE; Meisinger C; Memari Y; Mihailov E; Miller K; Moffatt MF; Nauck M; Novatchkova M; Nutile T; Olafsson I; Onundarson PT; Parracciani D; Penninx BW; Perseu L; Piga A; Pistis G; Pouta A; Puc U; Raitakari O; Ring SM; Robino A; Ruggiero D; Ruokonen A; Saint-Pierre A; Sala C; Salumets A; Sambrook J; Schepers H; Schmidt CO; Silljé HH; Sladek R; Smit JH; Starr JM; Stephens J; Sulem P; Tanaka T; Thorsteinsdottir U; Tragante V; van Gilst WH; van Pelt LJ; van Veldhuisen DJ; Völker U; Whitfield JB; Willemsen G; Winkelmann BR; Wirnsberger G; Algra A; Cucca F; D'Adamo AP; Danesh J; Deary IJ; Dominiczak AF; Elliott P; Fortina P; Froguel P; Gasparini P; Greinacher A; Hazen SL; Jarvelin MR; Khaw KT; Lehtimäki T; Maerz W; Martin NG; Metspalu A; Mitchell BD; Montgomery GW; Moore C; Navis G; Pirastu M; Pramstaller PP; Ramirez-Solis R; Schadt E; Scott J; Shuldiner AR; Smith GD; Smith JG; Snieder H; Sorice R; Spector TD; Stefansson K; Stumvoll M; Tang WH; Toniolo D; Tönjes A; Visscher PM; Vollenweider P; Wareham NJ; Wolffenbuttel BH; Boomsma DI; Beckmann JS; Dedoussis GV; Deloukas P; Ferreira MA; Sanna S; Uda M; Hicks AA; Penninger JM; Gieger C; Kooner JS; Ouwehand WH; Soranzo N; Chambers JC (2012)
      Anaemia is a chief determinant of global ill health, contributing to cognitive impairment, growth retardation and impaired physical capacity. To understand further the genetic factors influencing red blood cells, we carried ...