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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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Clear detection of ADIPOQ locus as the major gene for plasma adiponectin: results of genome-wide association analyses including 4659 European individuals 

      Heid IM; Henneman P; Hicks A; Coassin S; Winkler T; Aulchenko YS; Fuchsberger C; Song K; Hivert MF; Waterworth DM; Timpson NJ; Richards JB; Perry JR; Tanaka T; Amin N; Kollerits B; Pichler I; Oostra BA; Thorand B; Frants RR; Illig T; Dupuis J; Glaser B; Spector T; Guralnik J; Egan JM; Florez JC; Evans DM; Soranzo N; Bandinelli S; Carlson OD; Frayling TM; Burling K; Smith GD; Mooser V; Ferrucci L; Meigs JB; Vollenweider P; Dijk KW; Pramstaller P; Kronenberg F; van Duijn CM (2010)
      OBJECTIVE: Plasma adiponectin is strongly associated with various components of metabolic syndrome, type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular outcomes. Concentrations are highly heritable and differ between men and women. We ...
    • 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 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 ...
    • 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; Böhringer S; Bonnycastle LL; Böttcher Y; Boyd HA; Bruinenberg M; Caspersen IH; Ida Chen YD; Clarke R; Daw EW; de Craen AJ; Delgado G; Dimitriou M; Doney AS; Eklund N; Estrada K; Eury E; Folkersen L; Fraser RM; Garcia ME; Geller F; Giedraitis V; Gigante B; Go AS; Golay A; Goodall AH; Gordon SD; Gorski M; Grabe HJ; Grallert H; Grammer TB; Gräßler J; Grönberg H; Groves CJ; Gusto G; Haessler J; Hall P; Haller T; Hallmans G; Hartman CA; Hassinen M; Hayward C; Heard-Costa NL; Helmer Q; Hengstenberg C; Holmen O; Hottenga JJ; James AL; Jeff JM; Johansson Å; Jolley J; Juliusdottir T; Kinnunen L; Koenig W; Koskenvuo M; Kratzer W; Laitinen J; Lamina C; Leander K; Lee NR; Lichtner P; Lind L; Lindström J; Sin Lo K; Lobbens S; Lorbeer R; Lu Y; Mach F; Magnusson PK; Mahajan A; McArdle WL; McLachlan S; Menni C; Merger S; Mihailov E; Milani L; Moayyeri A; Monda KL; Morken MA; Mulas A; Müller G; Müller-Nurasyid M; Musk AW; Nagaraja R; Nöthen MM; Nolte IM; Pilz S; Rayner NW; Renstrom F; Rettig R; Ried JS; Ripke S; Robertson NR; Rose LM; Sanna S; Scharnagl H; Scholtens S; Schumacher FR; Scott WR; Seufferlein T; Shi J; Vernon Smith A; Smolonska J; Stanton AV; Steinthorsdottir V; Stirrups K; Stringham HM; Sundström J; Swertz MA; Swift AJ; Syvänen AC; Tan ST; Tayo BO; Thorand B; Thorleifsson G; Tyrer JP; Uh HW; Vandenput L; Verhulst FC; Vermeulen SH; Verweij N; Vonk JM; Waite LL; Warren HR; Waterworth D; Weedon MN; Wilkens LR; Willenborg C; Wilsgaard T; Wojczynski MK; Wong A; Wright AF; Zhang Q; LifeLines Cohort Study; Brennan EP; Choi M; Dastani Z; Drong AW; Eriksson P; Franco-Cereceda A; Gådin JR; Gharavi AG; Goddard ME; Handsaker RE; Huang J; Karpe F; Kathiresan S; Keildson S; Kiryluk K; Kubo M; Lee JY; Liang L; Lifton RP; Ma B; McCarroll SA; McKnight AJ; Min JL; Moffatt MF; Montgomery GW; Murabito JM; Nicholson G; Nyholt DR; Okada Y; Perry JR; Dorajoo R; Reinmaa E; Salem RM; Sandholm N; Scott RA; Stolk L; Takahashi A; Van't Hooft FM; Vinkhuyzen AA; Westra HJ; Zheng W; Zondervan KT; ADIPOGen Consortium; 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 ...
    • A genome-wide approach accounting for body mass index identifies genetic variants influencing fasting glycemic traits and insulin resistance 

      Manning AK; Hivert MF; Scott RA; Grimsby JL; Bouatia-Naji N; Chen H; Rybin D; Liu CT; Bielak LF; Prokopenko I; Amin N; Barnes D; Cadby G; Hottenga JJ; Ingelsson E; Jackson AU; Johnson T; Kanoni S; Ladenvall C; Lagou V; Lahti J; Lecoeur C; Liu Y; Martinez-Larrad MT; Montasser ME; Navarro P; Perry JR; Rasmussen-Torvik LJ; Salo P; Sattar N; Shungin D; Strawbridge RJ; Tanaka T; van Duijn CM; An P; de Andrade M; Andrews JS; Aspelund T; Atalay M; Aulchenko Y; Balkau B; Bandinelli S; Beckmann JS; Beilby JP; Bellis C; Bergman RN; Blangero J; Boban M; Boehnke M; Boerwinkle E; Bonnycastle LL; Boomsma DI; Borecki IB; Böttcher Y; Bouchard C; Brunner E; Budimir D; Campbell H; Carlson O; Chines PS; Clarke R; Collins FS; Corbatón-Anchuelo A; Couper D; de Faire U; Dedoussis GV; Deloukas P; Dimitriou M; Egan JM; Eiriksdottir G; Erdos MR; Eriksson JG; Eury E; Ferrucci L; Ford I; Forouhi NG; Fox CS; Franzosi MG; Franks PW; Frayling TM; Froguel P; Galan P; de Geus E; Gigante B; Glazer NL; Goel A; Groop L; Gudnason V; Hallmans G; Hamsten A; Hansson O; Harris TB; Hayward C; Heath S; Hercberg S; Hicks AA; Hingorani A; Hofman A; Hui J; Hung J; Jarvelin MR; Jhun MA; Johnson PC; Jukema JW; Jula A; Kao WH; Kaprio J; Kardia SL; Keinanen-Kiukaanniemi S; Kivimaki M; Kolcic I; Kovacs P; Kumari M; Kuusisto J; Kyvik KO; Laakso M; Lakka T; Lannfelt L; Lathrop GM; Launer LJ; Leander K; Li G; Lind L; Lindstrom J; Lobbens S; Loos RJ; Luan J; Lyssenko V; Mägi R; Magnusson PK; Marmot M; Meneton P; Mohlke KL; Mooser V; Morken MA; Miljkovic I; Narisu N; O'Connell J; Ong KK; Oostra BA; Palmer LJ; Palotie A; Pankow JS; Peden JF; Pedersen NL; Pehlic M; Peltonen L; Penninx B; Pericic M; Perola M; Perusse L; Peyser PA; Polasek O; Pramstaller PP; Province MA; Räikkönen K; Rauramaa R; Rehnberg E; Rice K; Rotter JI; Rudan I; Ruokonen A; Saaristo T; Sabater-Lleal M; Salomaa V; Savage DB; Saxena R; Schwarz P; Seedorf U; Sennblad B; Serrano-Ríos M; Shuldiner AR; Sijbrands EJ; Siscovick DS; Smit JH; Small KS; Smith NL; Smith AV; Stancáková A; Stirrups K; Stumvoll M; Sun YV; Swift AJ; Tönjes A; Tuomilehto J; Trompet S; Uitterlinden AG; Uusitupa M; Vikström M; Vitart V; Vohl MC; Voight BF; Vollenweider P; Waeber G; Waterworth DM; Watkins H; Wheeler E; Widen E; Wild SH; Willems SM; Willemsen G; Wilson JF; Witteman JC; Wright AF; Yaghootkar H; Zelenika D; Zemunik T; Zgaga L; DIAGRAM Consortium; MuTHER Consortium; Wareham NJ; McCarthy MI; Barroso I; Watanabe RM; Florez JC; Dupuis J; Meigs JB; Langenberg C (2012)
      Recent genome-wide association studies have described many loci implicated in type 2 diabetes (T2D) pathophysiology and β-cell dysfunction but have contributed little to the understanding of the genetic basis of insulin ...
    • 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 meta-analysis of PR interval identifies 50 novel loci associated with atrial and atrioventricular electrical activity 

      van Setten J; Brody JA; Jamshidi Y; Swenson BR; Butler AM; Campbell H; Del Greco M F; Evans DS; Gibson Q; Gudbjartsson DF; Kerr KF; Krijthe BP; Lyytikäinen LP; Müller C; Müller-Nurasyid M; Nolte IM; Padmanabhan S; Ritchie MD; Robino A; Smith AV; Steri M; Tanaka T; Teumer A; Trompet S; Ulivi S; Verweij N; Yin X; Arnar DO; Asselbergs FW; Bader JS; Barnard J; Bis S; Blankenberg S; Boerwinkle E; Bradford Y; Buckley BM; Chung MK; Crawford D; den Hoed M; Denny JC; Dominiczak AF; Ehret GB; Eijgelsheim M; Ellinor PT; Felix SB; Franco OH; Franke L; Harris TB; Holm H; Gandin I; Iorio A; Kähönen M; Kolcic I; Kors JA; Lakatta EG; Launer LJ; Lin H; Lin HJ; Loos RJF; Lubitz SA; Macfarlane PW; Magnani JW; Mateo Leach I; Meitinger T; Mitchell BD; Munzel T; Papanicolaou GJ; Peters A; Pfeufer A; Pramstaller PP; Raitakari OT; Rotter JI; Rudan I; Samani NJ; Schlessinger D; Silva Aldana CT; Sinner MF; Smith JD; Snieder H; Soliman EZ; Spector TD; Stott DJ; Strauch K; Tarasov KV; Thorsteinsdottir U; Uitterlinden AG; Van Wagoner DR; Völker U; Völzke H; Waldenberger M; Jan Westra H; Wild PS; Zeller T; Alonso A; Avery CL; Bandinelli S; Benjamin EJ; Cucca F; Dörr M; Ferrucci L; Gasparini P; Gudnason V; Hayward C; Heckbert SR; Hicks AA; Wouter Jukema J; Kääb S; Lehtimäki T; Liu Y; Munroe PB; Parsa A; Polasek O; Psaty BM; Roden DM; Schnabel RB; Sinagra G; Stefansson K; Stricker BH; van der Harst P; van Duijn CM; Wilson JF; Gharib SA; de Bakker PIW; Isaacs A; Arking DE; Sotoodehnia N (2018)
      Electrocardiographic PR interval measures atrio-ventricular depolarization and conduction, and abnormal PR interval is a risk factor for atrial fibrillation and heart block. Our genome-wide association study of over 92,000 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Genome-wide association study to identify common variants associated with brachial circumference: a meta-analysis of 14 cohorts 

      Boraska V; Day-Williams A; Franklin CS; Elliott KS; Panoutsopoulou K; Tachmazidou I; Albrecht E; Bandinelli S; Beilin LJ; Bochud M; Cadby G; Ernst F; Evans DM; Hayward C; Hicks AA; Huffman J; Huth C; James AL; Klopp N; Kolcic I; Kutalik Z; Lawlor DA; Musk AW; Pehlic M; Pennell CE; Perry JR; Peters A; Polasek O; St Pourcain B; Ring SM; Salvi E; Schipf S; Staessen JA; Teumer A; Timpson N; Vitart V; Warrington NM; Yaghootkar H; Zemunik T; Zgaga L; An P; Anttila V; Borecki IB; Holmen J; Ntalla I; Palotie A; Pietiläinen KH; Wedenoja J; Winsvold BS; Dedoussis GV; Kaprio J; Province MA; Zwart JA; Burnier M; Campbell H; Cusi D; Smith GD; Frayling TM; Gieger C; Palmer LJ; Pramstaller PP; Rudan I; Völzke H; Wichmann HE; Wright AF; Zeggini E (2012)
      Brachial circumference (BC), also known as upper arm or mid arm circumference, can be used as an indicator of muscle mass and fat tissue, which are distributed differently in men and women. Analysis of anthropometric ...
    • Genome-wide meta-analysis uncovers novel loci influencing circulating leptin levels 

      Kilpeläinen TO; Carli JF; Skowronski AA; Sun Q; Kriebel J; Feitosa MF; Hedman ÅK; Drong AW; Hayes JE; Zhao J; Pers TH; Schick U; Grarup N; Kutalik Z; Trompet S; Mangino M; Kristiansson K; Beekman M; Lyytikäinen LP; Eriksson J; Henneman P; Lahti J; Tanaka T; Luan J; Del Greco M F; Pasko D; Renström F; Willems SM; Mahajan A; Rose LM; Guo X; Liu Y; Kleber ME; Pérusse L; Gaunt T; Ahluwalia TS; Ju Sung Y; Ramos YF; Amin N; Amuzu A; Barroso I; Bellis C; Blangero J; Buckley BM; Böhringer S; I Chen YD; de Craen AJ; Crosslin DR; Dale CE; Dastani Z; Day FR; Deelen J; Delgado GE; Demirkan A; Finucane FM; Ford I; Garcia ME; Gieger C; Gustafsson S; Hallmans G; Hankinson SE; Havulinna AS; Herder C; Hernandez D; Hicks AA; Hunter DJ; Illig T; Ingelsson E; Ioan-Facsinay A; Jansson JO; Jenny NS; Jørgensen ME; Jørgensen T; Karlsson M; Koenig W; Kraft P; Kwekkeboom J; Laatikainen T; Ladwig KH; LeDuc CA; Lowe G; Lu Y; Marques-Vidal P; Meisinger C; Menni C; Morris AP; Myers RH; Männistö S; Nalls MA; Paternoster L; Peters A; Pradhan AD; Rankinen T; Rasmussen-Torvik LJ; Rathmann W; Rice TK; Brent Richards J; Ridker PM; Sattar N; Savage DB; Söderberg S; Timpson NJ; Vandenput L; van Heemst D; Uh HW; Vohl MC; Walker M; Wichmann HE; Widén E; Wood AR; Yao J; Zeller T; Zhang Y; Meulenbelt I; Kloppenburg M; Astrup A; Sørensen TI; Sarzynski MA; Rao DC; Jousilahti P; Vartiainen E; Hofman A; Rivadeneira F; Uitterlinden AG; Kajantie E; Osmond C; Palotie A; Eriksson JG; Heliövaara M; Knekt PB; Koskinen S; Jula A; Perola M; Huupponen RK; Viikari JS; Kähönen M; Lehtimäki T; Raitakari OT; Mellström D; Lorentzon M; Casas JP; Bandinelli S; März W; Isaacs A; van Dijk KW; van Duijn CM; Harris TB; Bouchard C; Allison MA; Chasman DI; Ohlsson C; Lind L; Scott RA; Langenberg C; Wareham NJ; Ferrucci L; Frayling TM; Pramstaller PP; Borecki IB; Waterworth DM; Bergmann S; Waeber G; Vollenweider P; Vestergaard H; Hansen T; Pedersen O; Hu FB; Eline Slagboom P; Grallert H; Spector TD; Jukema JW; Klein RJ; Schadt EE; Franks PW; Lindgren CM; Leibel RL; Loos RJ (2016)
      Leptin is an adipocyte-secreted hormone, the circulating levels of which correlate closely with overall adiposity. Although rare mutations in the leptin (LEP) gene are well known to cause leptin deficiency and severe ...
    • Genomewide meta-analysis identifies loci associated with IGF-I and IGEBP-3 levels with impact on age-related traits (vol 15, pg 811, 2016) [erratum] 

      Teumer A; Qi Q; Nethander M; Aschard H; Bandinelli S; Beekman M; Berndt SI; Bidlingmaier M; Broer L; CHARGE Longevity Working Group; Cappola A; Ceda GP; Chanock S; Chen MH; Chen TC; Chen YD; Chung J; Del Greco M F; Eriksson J; Ferrucci L; Friedrich N; Gnewuch C; Goodarzi MO; Grarup N; Guo T; Hammer E; Hayes RB; Hicks AA; Hofman A; Houwing-Duistermaat JJ; Hu F; Hunter DJ; Husemoen LL; Isaacs A; Jacobs KB; Janssen JA; Jansson JO; Jehmlich N; Johnson S; Juul A; Karlsson M; Kilpelainen TO; Kovacs P; Kraft P; Li C; Linneberg A; Liu Y; Loos RJ; Body Composition Genetics Consortium; Lorentzon M; Lu Y; Maggio M; Magi R; Meigs J; Mellström D; Nauck M; Newman AB; Pollak MN; Pramstaller PP; Prokopenko I; Psaty BM; Reincke M; Rimm EB; Rotter JI; Saint-Pierre A; Schurmann C; Seshadri S; Sjögren K; Slagboom P; Strickler HD; Stumvoll M; Suh Y; Sun Q; Zhang C; Svensson J; Tanaka T; Tare A; Tönjes A; Uh HW; van Duijn CM; van Heemst D; Vandenput L; Vasan RS; Völker U; Willems SM; Ohlsson C; Wallaschofski H; Kaplan RC (2017)
      The growth hormone/insulin-like growth factor (IGF) axis can be manipulated in animal models to promote longevity, and IGF-related proteins including IGF-I and IGF-binding protein-3 (IGFBP-3) have also been implicated in ...
    • Genomewide meta-analysis identifies loci associated with IGF-I and IGFBP-3 levels with impact on age-related traits 

      Teumer A; Qi Q; Nethander M; Aschard H; Bandinelli S; Beekman M; Berndt SI; Bidlingmaier M; Broer L; CHARGE Longevity Working Group; Cappola A; Ceda GP; Chanock S; Chen MH; Chen TC; Chen YD; Chung J; Del Greco M F; Eriksson J; Ferrucci L; Friedrich N; Gnewuch C; Goodarzi MO; Grarup N; Guo T; Hammer E; Hayes RB; Hicks AA; Hofman A; Houwing-Duistermaat JJ; Hu F; Hunter DJ; Husemoen LL; Isaacs A; Jacobs KB; Janssen JA; Jansson JO; Jehmlich N; Johnson S; Juul A; Karlsson M; Kilpelainen TO; Kovacs P; Kraft P; Li C; Linneberg A; Liu Y; Loos RJ; Body Composition Genetics Consortium; Lorentzon M; Lu Y; Maggio M; Magi R; Meigs J; Mellström D; Nauck M; Newman AB; Pollak MN; Pramstaller PP; Prokopenko I; Psaty BM; Reincke M; Rimm EB; Rotter JI; Saint-Pierre A; Schurmann C; Seshadri S; Sjögren K; Slagboom PE; Strickler HD; Stumvoll M; Suh Y; Sun Q; Zhang C; Svensson J; Tanaka T; Tare A; Tönjes A; Uh HW; van Duijn CM; van Heemst D; Vandenput L; Vasan RS; Völker U; Willems SM; Ohlsson C; Wallaschofski H; Kaplan RC (2016)
      The growth hormone/insulin-like growth factor (IGF) axis can be manipulated in animal models to promote longevity, and IGF-related proteins including IGF-I and IGF-binding protein-3 (IGFBP-3) have also been implicated in ...
    • Identification of a common variant in the TFR2 gene implicated in the physiological regulation of serum iron levels 

      Pichler I; Minelli C; Sanna S; Tanaka T; Schwienbacher C; Naitza S; Porcu E; Pattaro C; Busonero F; Zanon A; Maschio A; Melville SA; Grazia Piras M; Longo DL; Guralnik J; Hernandez D; Bandinelli S; Aigner E; Murphy AT; Wroblewski V; Marroni F; Theurl I; Gnewuch C; Schadt E; Mitterer M; Schlessinger D; Ferrucci L; Witcher DR; Hicks AA; Weiss G; Uda M; Pramstaller PP (2011)
      The genetic determinants of variation in iron status are actively sought, but remain incompletely understood. Meta-analysis of two genome-wide association (GWA) studies and replication in three independent cohorts was ...
    • 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 ...
    • Interactions of dietary whole-grain intake with fasting glucose- and insulin-related genetic loci in individuals of European descent: a meta-analysis of 14 cohort studies 

      Nettleton JA; McKeown NM; Kanoni S; Lemaitre RN; Hivert MF; Ngwa J; van Rooij FJ; Sonestedt E; Wojczynski MK; Ye Z; Tanaka T; Garcia M; Anderson JS; Follis JL; Djousse L; Mukamal K; Papoutsakis C; Mozaffarian D; Zillikens MC; Bandinelli S; Bennett AJ; Borecki IB; Feitosa MF; Ferrucci L; Forouhi NG; Groves CJ; Hallmans G; Harris T; Hofman A; Houston DK; Hu FB; Johansson I; Kritchevsky SB; Langenberg C; Launer L; Liu Y; Loos RJ; Nalls M; Orho-Melander M; Renstrom F; Rice K; Riserus U; Rolandsson O; Rotter JI; Saylor G; Sijbrands EJ; Sjogren P; Smith A; Steingrímsdóttir L; Uitterlinden AG; Wareham NJ; Prokopenko I; Pankow JS; van Duijn CM; Florez JC; Witteman JC; MAGIC Investigators; Dupuis J; Dedoussis GV; Ordovas JM; Ingelsson E; Cupples L; Siscovick DS; Franks PW; Meigs JB (2010)
      OBJECTIVE: Whole-grain foods are touted for multiple health benefits, including enhancing insulin sensitivity and reducing type 2 diabetes risk. Recent genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have identified several single ...