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    • Biological, clinical and population relevance of 95 loci for blood lipids 

      Teslovich TM; Musunuru K; Smith AV; Edmondson AC; Stylianou IM; Koseki M; Pirruccello JP; Ripatti S; Chasman DI; Willer CJ; Johansen CT; Fouchier SW; Isaacs A; Peloso GM; Barbalic M; Ricketts SL; Bis JC; Aulchenko YS; Thorleifsson G; Feitosa MF; Chambers J; Orho-Melander M; Melander O; Johnson T; Li X; Guo X; Li M; Shin Cho Y; Jin Go M; Jin Kim Y; Lee JY; Park T; Kim K; Sim X; Twee-Hee Ong R; Croteau-Chonka DC; Lange LA; Smith JD; Song K; Hua Zhao J; Yuan X; Luan J; Lamina C; Ziegler A; Zhang W; Zee RY; Wright AF; Witteman JC; Wilson JF; Willemsen G; Wichmann HE; Whitfield JB; Waterworth DM; Wareham NJ; Waeber G; Vollenweider P; Voight BF; Vitart V; Uitterlinden AG; Uda M; Tuomilehto J; Thompson JR; Tanaka T; Surakka I; Stringham HM; Spector TD; Soranzo N; Smit JH; Sinisalo J; Silander K; Sijbrands EJ; Scuteri A; Scott J; Schlessinger D; Sanna S; Salomaa V; Saharinen J; Sabatti C; Ruokonen A; Rudan I; Rose LM; Roberts R; Rieder M; Psaty BM; Pramstaller PP; Pichler I; Perola M; Penninx BW; Pedersen NL; Pattaro C; Parker AN; Pare G; Oostra BA; O'Donnell CJ; Nieminen MS; Nickerson DA; Montgomery GW; Meitinger T; McPherson R; McCarthy MI; McArdle W; Masson D; Martin NG; Marroni F; Mangino M; Magnusson PK; Lucas G; Luben R; Loos RJ; Lokki ML; Lettre G; Langenberg C; Launer LJ; Lakatta EG; Laaksonen R; Kyvik KO; Kronenberg F; König IR; Khaw KT; Kaprio J; Kaplan LM; Johansson A; Jarvelin MR; Janssens AC; Ingelsson E; Igl W; Kees Hovingh G; Hottenga JJ; Hofman A; Hicks AA; Hengstenberg C; Heid IM; Hayward C; Havulinna AS; Hastie ND; Harris TB; Haritunians T; Hall AS; Gyllensten U; Guiducci C; Groop LC; Gonzalez E; Gieger C; Freimer NB; Ferrucci L; Erdmann J; Elliott P; Ejebe KG; Döring A; Dominiczak AF; Demissie S; Deloukas P; de Geus EJ; de Faire U; Crawford G; Collins FS; Chen YD; Caulfield MJ; Campbell H; Burtt NP; Bonnycastle LL; Boomsma DI; Boekholdt SM; Bergman RN; Barroso I; Bandinelli S; Ballantyne CM; Assimes TL; Quertermous T; Altshuler D; Seielstad M; Wong TY; Tai ES; Feranil AB; Kuzawa CW; Adair LS; Taylor HA; Borecki IB; Gabriel SB; Wilson JG; Holm H; Thorsteinsdottir U; Gudnason V; Krauss RM; Mohlke KL; Ordovas JM; Munroe PB; Kooner JS; Tall AR; Hegele RA; Kastelein JJ; Schadt EE; Rotter JI; Boerwinkle E; Strachan DP; Mooser V; Stefansson K; Reilly MP; Samani NJ; Schunkert H; Cupples LA; Sandhu MS; Ridker PM; Rader DJ; van Duijn CM; Peltonen L; Abecasis GR; Boehnke M; Kathiresan S (2010)
      Plasma concentrations of total cholesterol, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and triglycerides are among the most important risk factors for coronary artery disease (CAD) and are ...
    • 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 ...
    • Genome-wide association study identifies a novel locus contributing to type 2 diabetes susceptibility in Sikhs of Punjabi origin from India 

      Saxena R; Saleheen D; Been LF; Garavito ML; Braun T; Bjonnes A; Young R; Ho WK; Rasheed A; Frossard P; Sim X; Hassanali N; Radha V; Chidambaram M; Liju S; Rees SD; Ng DP; Wong TY; Yamauchi T; Hara K; Tanaka Y; Hirose H; McCarthy MI; Morris AP; DIAGRAM Consortium; MuTHER Consortium; AGEN; Basit A; Barnett AH; Katulanda P; Matthews D; Mohan V; Wander GS; Singh JR; Mehra NK; Ralhan S; Kamboh MI; Mulvihill JJ; Maegawa H; Tobe K; Maeda S; Cho YS; Tai ES; Kelly MA; Chambers JC; Kooner JS; Kadowaki T; Deloukas P; Rader DJ; Danesh J; Sanghera DK (2013)
      We performed a genome-wide association study (GWAS) and a multistage meta-analysis of type 2 diabetes (T2D) in Punjabi Sikhs from India. Our discovery GWAS in 1,616 individuals (842 case subjects) was followed by in silico ...
    • Rare variant in scavenger receptor BI raises HDL cholesterol and increases risk of coronary heart disease 

      Zanoni P; Khetarpal SA; Larach DB; Hancock-Cerutti WF; Millar JS; Cuchel M; DerOhannessian S; Kontush A; Surendran P; Saleheen D; Trompet S; Jukema JW; De Craen A; Deloukas P; Sattar N; Ford I; Packard C; Majumder Aa; Alam DS; Di Angelantonio E; Abecasis G; Chowdhury R; Erdmann J; Nordestgaard BG; Nielsen SF; Tybjærg-Hansen A; Schmidt RF; Kuulasmaa K; Liu DJ; Perola M; Blankenberg S; Salomaa V; Männistö S; Amouyel P; Arveiler D; Ferrières J; Müller-Nurasyid M; Ferrario M; Kee F; Willer CJ; Samani N; Schunkert H; Butterworth AS; Howson JM; Peloso GM; Stitziel NO; Danesh J; Kathiresan S; Rader DJ; CHD Exome+ Consortium; CARDIoGRAM Exome Consortium; Global Lipids Genetics Consortium (2016)
      Scavenger receptor BI (SR-BI) is the major receptor for high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol (HDL-C). In humans, high amounts of HDL-C in plasma are associated with a lower risk of coronary heart disease (CHD). Mice ...
    • Sequence variants affecting eosinophil numbers associate with asthma and myocardial infarction 

      Gudbjartsson DF; Bjornsdottir US; Halapi E; Helgadottir A; Sulem P; Jonsdottir GM; Thorleifsson G; Helgadottir H; Steinthorsdottir V; Stefansson H; Williams C; Hui J; Beilby J; Warrington NM; James A; Palmer LJ; Koppelman GH; Heinzmann A; Krueger M; Boezen HM; Wheatley A; Altmuller J; Shin HD; Uh ST; Cheong HS; Jonsdottir B; Gislason D; Park CS; Rasmussen LM; Porsbjerg C; Hansen JW; Backer V; Werge T; Janson C; Jönsson UB; Ng MC; Chan J; So WY; Ma R; Shah SH; Granger CB; Quyyumi AA; Levey AI; Vaccarino V; Reilly MP; Rader DJ; Williams MJ; van Rij AM; Jones GT; Trabetti E; Malerba G; Pignatti PF; Boner A; Pescollderungg L; Girelli D; Olivieri O; Martinelli N; Ludviksson BR; Ludviksdottir D; Eyjolfsson GI; Arnar D; Thorgeirsson G; Deichmann K; Thompson PJ; Wjst M; Hall IP; Postma DS; Gislason T; Gulcher J; Kong A; Jonsdottir I; Thorsteinsdottir U; Stefansson K (2009)
      Eosinophils are pleiotropic multifunctional leukocytes involved in initiation and propagation of inflammatory responses and thus have important roles in the pathogenesis of inflammatory diseases. Here we describe a genome-wide ...