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  • 52 Genetic Loci Influencing Myocardial Mass 

    van der Harst P; van Setten J; Verweij N; Vogler G; Franke L; Maurano MT; Wang X; Mateo Leach I; Eijgelsheim M; Sotoodehnia N; Hayward C; Sorice R; Meirelles O; Lyytikäinen LP; Polašek O; Tanaka T; Arking DE; Ulivi S; Trompet S; Müller-Nurasyid M; Smith AV; Dörr M; Kerr KF; Magnani JW; Del Greco M F; Zhang W; Nolte IM; Silva CT; Padmanabhan S; Tragante V; Esko T; Abecasis GR; Adriaens ME; Andersen K; Barnett P; Bis JC; Bodmer R; Buckley BM; Campbell H; Cannon MV; Chakravarti A; Chen LY; Delitala A; Devereux RB; Doevendans PA; Dominiczak AF; Ferrucci L; Ford I; Gieger C; Harris TB; Haugen E; Heinig M; Hernandez DG; Hillege HL; Hirschhorn JN; Hofman A; Hubner N; Hwang SJ; Iorio A; Kähönen M; Kellis M; Kolcic I; Kooner IK; Kooner JS; Kors JA; Lakatta EG; Lage K; Launer LJ; Levy D; Lundby A; Macfarlane PW; May D; Meitinger T; Metspalu A; Nappo S; Naitza S; Neph S; Nord AS; Nutile T; Okin PM; Olsen JV; Oostra BA; Penninger JM; Pennacchio LA; Pers TH; Perz S; Peters A; Pinto YM; Pfeufer A; Pilia MG; Pramstaller PP; Prins BP; Raitakari OT; Raychaudhuri S; Rice KM; Rossin EJ; Rotter JI; Schafer S; Schlessinger D; Schmidt CO; Sehmi J; Silljé HH; Sinagra G; Sinner MF; Slowikowski K; Soliman EZ; Spector TD; Spiering W; Stamatoyannopoulos JA; Stolk RP; Strauch K; Tan ST; Tarasov KV; Trinh B; Uitterlinden AG; van den Boogaard M; van Duijn CM; van Gilst WH; Viikari JS; Visscher PM; Vitart V; Völker U; Waldenberger M; Weichenberger CX; Westra HJ; Wijmenga C; Wolffenbuttel BH; Yang J; Bezzina CR; Munroe PB; Snieder H; Wright AF; Rudan I; Boyer LA; Asselbergs FW; van Veldhuisen DJ; Stricker BH; Psaty BM; Ciullo M; Sanna S; Lehtimäki T; Wilson JF; Bandinelli S; Alonso A; Gasparini P; Jukema JW; Kääb S; Gudnason V; Felix SB; Heckbert SR; de Boer RA; Newton-Cheh C; Hicks AA; Chambers JC; Jamshidi Y; Visel A; Christoffels VM; Isaacs A; Samani NJ; de Bakker PI (2016)
    Myocardial mass is a key determinant of cardiac muscle function and hypertrophy. Myocardial depolarization leading to cardiac muscle contraction is reflected by the amplitude and duration of the QRS complex on the ...
  • 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 ...
  • Data harmonization and federated analysis of population-based studies: the BioSHaRE project 

    Doiron D; Burton P; Marcon Y; Gaye A; Wolffenbuttel BH; Perola M; Stolk RP; Foco L; Minelli C; Waldenberger M; Holle R; Kvaløy K; Hillege HL; Tassé AM; Ferretti V; Fortier I (2013)
    BACKGROUND: Individual-level data pooling of large population-based studies across research centres in international research projects faces many hurdles. The BioSHaRE (Biobank Standardisation and Harmonisation for Research ...
  • Discovery and fine mapping of serum protein loci through transethnic meta-analysis 

    Franceschini N; van Rooij FJ; Prins BP; Feitosa MF; Karakas M; Eckfeldt JH; Folsom AR; Kopp J; Vaez A; Andrews JS; Baumert J; Boraska V; Broer L; Hayward C; Ngwa JS; Okada Y; Polasek O; Westra HJ; Wang YA; Del Greco M F; Glazer NL; Kapur K; Kema IP; Lopez LM; Schillert A; Smith AV; Winkler CA; Zgaga L; LifeLines Cohort Study; Bandinelli S; Bergmann S; Boban M; Bochud M; Chen YD; Davies G; Dehghan A; Ding J; Doering A; Durda JP; Ferrucci L; Franco OH; Franke L; Gunjaca G; Hofman A; Hsu FC; Kolcic I; Kraja A; Kubo M; Lackner KJ; Launer L; Loehr LR; Li G; Meisinger C; Nakamura Y; Schwienbacher C; Starr JM; Takahashi A; Torlak V; Uitterlinden AG; Vitart V; Waldenberger M; Wild PS; Kirin M; Zeller T; Zemunik T; Zhang Q; Ziegler A; Blankenberg S; Boerwinkle E; Borecki IB; Campbell H; Deary IJ; Frayling TM; Gieger C; Harris TB; Hicks AA; Koenig W; O' Donnell CJ; Fox CS; Pramstaller PP; Psaty BM; Reiner AP; Rotter JI; Rudan I; Snieder H; Tanaka T; van Duijn CM; Vollenweider P; Waeber G; Wilson JF; Witteman JC; Wolffenbuttel BH; Wright AF; Wu Q; Liu Y; Jenny NS; North KE; Felix JF; Alizadeh BZ; Cupples LA; Perry JR; Morris AP (2012)
    Many disorders are associated with altered serum protein concentrations, including malnutrition, cancer, and cardiovascular, kidney, and inflammatory diseases. Although these protein concentrations are highly heritable, ...
  • Discovery and fine mapping of serum protein loci through transethnic meta-analysis 

    Franceschini N; van Rooij FJ; Prins BP; Feitosa MF; Karakas M; Eckfeldt JH; Folsom AR; Kopp J; Vaez A; Andrews JS; Baumert J; Boraska V; Broer L; Hayward C; Ngwa JS; Okada Y; Polasek O; Westra HJ; Wang YA; Del Greco M F; Glazer NL; Kapur K; Kema IP; Lopez LM; Schillert A; Smith AV; Winkler CA; Zgaga L; LifeLines Cohort Study; Bandinelli S; Bergmann S; Boban M; Bochud M; Chen YD; Davies G; Dehghan A; Ding J; Doering A; Durda JP; Ferrucci L; Franco OH; Franke L; Gunjaca G; Hofman A; Hsu FC; Kolcic I; Kraja A; Kubo M; Lackner KJ; Launer L; Loehr LR; Li G; Meisinger C; Nakamura Y; Schwienbacher C; Starr JM; Takahashi A; Torlak V; Uitterlinden AG; Vitart V; Waldenberger M; Wild PS; Kirin M; Zeller T; Zemunik T; Zhang Q; Ziegler A; Blankenberg S; Boerwinkle E; Borecki IB; Campbell H; Deary IJ; Frayling TM; Gieger C; Harris TB; Hicks AA; Koenig W; O' Donnell CJ; Fox CS; Pramstaller PP; Psaty BM; Reiner AP; Rotter JI; Rudan I; Snieder H; Tanaka T; van Duijn CM; Vollenweider P; Waeber G; Wilson JF; Witteman JC; Wolffenbuttel BH; Wright AF; Wu Q; Liu Y; Jenny NS; North KE; Felix JF; Alizadeh BZ; Cupples LA; Perry JR; Morris AP (2012)
    Many disorders are associated with altered serum protein concentrations, including malnutrition, cancer, and cardiovascular, kidney, and inflammatory diseases. Although these protein concentrations are highly heritable, ...
  • 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 analyses identify 18 new loci associated with serum urate concentrations 

    Köttgen A; Albrecht E; Teumer A; Vitart V; Krumsiek J; Hundertmark C; Pistis G; Ruggiero D; O'Seaghdha CM; Haller T; Yang Q; Tanaka T; Johnson AD; Kutalik Z; Smith AV; Shi J; Struchalin M; Middelberg RP; Brown MJ; Gaffo AL; Pirastu N; Li G; Hayward C; Zemunik T; Huffman J; Yengo L; Zhao JH; Demirkan A; Feitosa MF; Liu X; Malerba G; Lopez LM; van der Harst P; Li X; Kleber ME; Hicks AA; Nolte IM; Johansson A; Murgia F; Wild SH; Bakker SJ; Peden JF; Dehghan A; Steri M; Tenesa A; Lagou V; Salo P; Mangino M; Rose LM; Lehtimäki T; Woodward OM; Okada Y; Tin A; Müller C; Oldmeadow C; Putku M; Czamara D; Kraft P; Frogheri L; Thun GA; Grotevendt A; Gislason GK; Harris TB; Launer LJ; McArdle P; Shuldiner AR; Boerwinkle E; Coresh J; Schmidt H; Schallert M; Martin NG; Montgomery GW; Kubo M; Nakamura Y; Munroe PB; Samani NJ; Jacobs DR; Liu K; D'Adamo P; Ulivi S; Rotter JI; Psaty BM; Vollenweider P; Waeber G; Campbell S; Devuyst O; Navarro P; Kolcic I; Hastie N; Balkau B; Froguel P; Esko T; Salumets A; Khaw KT; Langenberg C; Wareham NJ; Isaacs A; Kraja A; Zhang Q; Wild PS; Scott RJ; Holliday EG; Org E; Viigimaa M; Bandinelli S; Metter JE; Lupo A; Trabetti E; Sorice R; Döring A; Lattka E; Strauch K; Theis F; Waldenberger M; Wichmann HE; Davies G; Gow AJ; Bruinenberg M; LifeLines Cohort Study; Stolk RP; Kooner JS; Zhang W; Winkelmann BR; Boehm BO; Lucae S; Penninx BW; Smit JH; Curhan G; Mudgal P; Plenge RM; Portas L; Persico I; Kirin M; Wilson JF; Mateo Leach I; van Gilst WH; Goel A; Ongen H; Hofman A; Rivadeneira F; Uitterlinden AG; Imboden M; von Eckardstein A; Cucca F; Nagaraja R; Piras MG; Nauck M; Schurmann C; Budde K; Ernst F; Farrington SM; Theodoratou E; Prokopenko I; Stumvoll M; Jula A; Perola M; Salomaa V; Shin SY; Spector TD; Sala C; Ridker PM; Kähönen M; Viikari J; Hengstenberg C; Nelson CP; CARDIoGRAM Consortium; DIAGRAM Consortium; ICBP Consortium; MAGIC Consortium; Meschia JF; Nalls MA; Sharma P; Singleton AB; Kamatani N; Zeller T; Burnier M; Attia J; Laan M; Klopp N; Hillege HL; Kloiber S; Choi H; Pirastu M; Tore S; Probst-Hensch NM; Völzke H; Gudnason V; Parsa A; Schmidt R; Whitfield JB; Fornage M; Gasparini P; Siscovick DS; Polašek O; Campbell H; Rudan I; Bouatia-Naji N; Metspalu A; Loos RJ; van Duijn CM; Borecki IB; Ferrucci L; Gambaro G; Deary IJ; Wolffenbuttel BH; Chambers JC; März W; Pramstaller PP; Snieder H; Gyllensten U; Wright AF; Navis G; Watkins H; Witteman JC; Sanna S; Schipf S; Dunlop MG; Tönjes A; Ripatti S; Soranzo N; Toniolo D; Chasman DI; Raitakari O; Kao WH; Ciullo M; Fox CS; Caulfield M; Bochud M; Gieger C (2013)
    Elevated serum urate concentrations can cause gout, a prevalent and painful inflammatory arthritis. By combining data from >140,000 individuals of European ancestry within the Global Urate Genetics Consortium (GUGC), we ...
  • 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 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 ...
  • A genome-wide screen for interactions reveals a new locus on 4p15 modifying the effect of waist-to-hip ratio on total cholesterol 

    Surakka I; Isaacs A; Karssen LC; Laurila PP; Middelberg RP; Tikkanen E; Ried JS; Lamina C; Mangino M; Igl W; Hottenga JJ; Lagou V; van der Harst P; Mateo Leach I; Esko T; Kutalik Z; Wainwright NW; Struchalin MV; Sarin AP; Kangas AJ; Viikari JS; Perola M; Rantanen T; Petersen AK; Soininen P; Johansson A; Soranzo N; Heath AC; Papamarkou T; Prokopenko I; Tönjes A; Kronenberg F; Döring A; Rivadeneira F; Montgomery GW; Whitfield JB; Kähönen M; Lehtimäki T; Freimer NB; Willemsen G; de Geus EJ; Palotie A; Sandhu MS; Waterworth DM; Metspalu A; Stumvoll M; Uitterlinden AG; Jula A; Navis G; Wijmenga C; Wolffenbuttel BH; Taskinen MR; Ala-Korpela M; Kaprio J; Kyvik KO; Boomsma DI; Pedersen NL; Gyllensten U; Wilson JF; Rudan I; Campbell H; Pramstaller PP; Spector TD; Witteman JC; Eriksson JG; Salomaa V; Oostra BA; Raitakari OT; Wichmann HE; Gieger C; Järvelin MR; Martin NG; Hofman A; McCarthy MI; Peltonen L; van Duijn CM; Aulchenko YS; Ripatti S; ENGAGE Consortium (2011)
    Recent genome-wide association (GWA) studies described 95 loci controlling serum lipid levels. These common variants explain ∼25% of the heritability of the phenotypes. To date, no unbiased screen for gene–environment ...
  • 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, ...
  • The prevalence of metabolic syndrome and metabolically healthy obesity in Europe: a collaborative analysis of ten large cohort studies 

    van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV; Nuotio ML; Slagter SN; Doiron D; Fischer K; Foco L; Gaye A; Gögele M; Heier M; Hiekkalinna T; Joensuu A; Newby C; Pang C; Partinen E; Reischl E; Schwienbacher C; Tammesoo ML; Swertz MA; Burton P; Ferretti V; Fortier I; Giepmans L; Harris JR; Hillege HL; Holmen J; Jula A; Kootstra-Ros JE; Kvaløy K; Holmen TL; Männistö S; Metspalu A; Midthjell K; Murtagh MJ; Peters A; Pramstaller PP; Saaristo T; Salomaa V; Stolk RP; Uusitupa M; van der Harst P; van der Klauw MM; Waldenberger M; Perola M; Wolffenbuttel BH (2014)
    BACKGROUND: Not all obese subjects have an adverse metabolic profile predisposing them to developing type 2 diabetes or cardiovascular disease. The BioSHaRE-EU Healthy Obese Project aims to gain insights into the consequences ...
  • 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 ...