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    • Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies in >80 000 subjects identifies multiple loci for C-reactive protein levels 

      Dehghan A; Dupuis J; Barbalic M; Bis JC; Eiriksdottir G; Lu C; Pellikka N; Wallaschofski H; Kettunen J; Henneman P; Baumert J; Strachan DP; Fuchsberger C; Vitart V; Wilson JF; Paré G; Naitza S; Rudock ME; Surakka I; de Geus EJ; Alizadeh BZ; Guralnik J; Shuldiner A; Tanaka T; Zee RY; Schnabel RB; Nambi V; Kavousi M; Ripatti S; Nauck M; Smith NL; Smith AV; Sundvall J; Scheet P; Liu Y; Ruokonen A; Rose LM; Larson MG; Hoogeveen RC; Freimer NB; Teumer A; Tracy RP; Launer LJ; Buring JE; Yamamoto JF; Folsom AR; Sijbrands EJ; Pankow J; Elliott P; Keaney JF; Sun W; Sarin AP; Fontes JD; Badola S; Astor BC; Hofman A; Pouta A; Werdan K; Greiser KH; Kuss O; Meyer Zu Schwabedissen H; Thiery J; Jamshidi Y; Nolte IM; Soranzo N; Spector TD; Völzke H; Parker AN; Aspelund T; Bates D; Young L; Tsui K; Siscovick DS; Guo X; Rotter JI; Uda M; Schlessinger D; Rudan I; Hicks AA; Penninx BW; Thorand B; Gieger C; Coresh J; Willemsen G; Harris TB; Uitterlinden AG; Järvelin MR; Rice K; Radke D; Salomaa V; Willems van Dijk K; Boerwinkle E; Vasan RS; Ferrucci L; Gibson QD; Bandinelli S; Snieder H; Boomsma DI; Xiao X; Campbell H; Hayward C; Pramstaller PP; van Duijn CM; Peltonen L; Psaty BM; Gudnason V; Ridker PM; Homuth G; Koenig W; Ballantyne CM; Witteman JC; Benjamin EJ; Perola M; Chasman DI (2011)
      BACKGROUND: C-reactive protein (CRP) is a heritable marker of chronic inflammation that is strongly associated with cardiovascular disease. We sought to identify genetic variants that are associated with CRP levels. METHODS ...
    • New loci associated with kidney function and chronic kidney disease 

      Köttgen A; Pattaro C; Böger CA; Fuchsberger C; Olden M; Glazer NL; Parsa A; Gao X; Yang Q; Smith AV; O'Connell JR; Li M; Schmidt H; Tanaka T; Isaacs A; Ketkar S; Hwang SJ; Johnson AD; Dehghan A; Teumer A; Paré G; Atkinson EJ; Zeller T; Lohman K; Cornelis MC; Probst-Hensch NM; Kronenberg F; Tönjes A; Hayward C; Aspelund T; Eiriksdottir G; Launer LJ; Harris TB; Rampersaud E; Mitchell BD; Arking DE; Boerwinkle E; Struchalin M; Cavalieri M; Singleton A; Giallauria F; Metter J; de Boer IH; Haritunians T; Lumley T; Siscovick D; Psaty BM; Zillikens MC; Oostra BA; Feitosa M; Province M; de Andrade M; Turner ST; Schillert A; Ziegler A; Wild PS; Schnabel RB; Wilde S; Munzel TF; Leak TS; Illig T; Klopp N; Meisinger C; Wichmann HE; Koenig W; Zgaga L; Zemunik T; Kolcic I; Minelli C; Hu FB; Johansson A; Igl W; Zaboli G; Wild SH; Wright AF; Campbell H; Ellinghaus D; Schreiber S; Aulchenko YS; Felix JF; Rivadeneira F; Uitterlinden AG; Hofman A; Imboden M; Nitsch D; Brandstätter A; Kollerits B; Kedenko L; Mägi R; Stumvoll M; Kovacs P; Boban M; Campbell S; Endlich K; Völzke H; Kroemer HK; Nauck M; Völker U; Polasek O; Vitart V; Badola S; Parker AN; Ridker PM; Kardia SL; Blankenberg S; Liu Y; Curhan GC; Franke A; Rochat T; Paulweber B; Prokopenko I; Wang W; Gudnason V; Shuldiner AR; Coresh J; Schmidt R; Ferrucci L; Shlipak MG; van Duijn CM; Borecki I; Krämer BK; Rudan I; Gyllensten U; Wilson JF; Witteman JC; Pramstaller PP; Rettig R; Hastie N; Chasman DI; Kao WH; Heid IM; Fox CS (2010)
      Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a significant public health problem, and recent genetic studies have identified common CKD susceptibility variants. The CKDGen consortium performed a meta-analysis of genome-wide association ...