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    • 1000 Genomes-based meta-analysis identifies 10 novel loci for kidney function 

      Gorski M; van der Most PJ; Teumer A; Chu AY; Li M; Mijatovic V; Nolte IM; Cocca M; Taliun D; Gomez F; Li Y; Tayo B; Tin A; Feitosa MF; Aspelund T; Attia J; Biffar R; Bochud M; Boerwinkle E; Borecki I; Bottinger EP; Chen MH; Chouraki V; Ciullo M; Coresh J; Cornelis MC; Curhan GC; D'Adamo AP; Dehghan A; Dengler L; Ding J; Eiriksdottir G; Endlich K; Enroth S; Esko T; Franco OH; Gasparini P; Gieger C; Girotto G; Gottesman O; Gudnason V; Gyllensten U; Hancock SJ; Harris TB; Helmer C; Höllerer S; Hofer E; Hofman A; Holliday EG; Homuth G; Hu FB; Huth C; Hutri-Kähönen N; Hwang SJ; Imboden M; Johansson Å; Kähönen M; König W; Kramer H; Krämer BK; Kumar A; Kutalik Z; Lambert JC; Launer LJ; Lehtimäki T; de Borst M; Navis G; Swertz M; Liu Y; Lohman K; Loos RJF; Lu Y; Lyytikäinen LP; McEvoy MA; Meisinger C; Meitinger T; Metspalu A; Metzger M; Mihailov E; Mitchell P; Nauck M; Oldehinkel AJ; Olden M; Wjh Penninx B; Pistis G; Pramstaller PP; Probst-Hensch N; Raitakari OT; Rettig R; Ridker PM; Rivadeneira F; Robino A; Rosas SE; Ruderfer D; Ruggiero D; Saba Y; Sala C; Schmidt H; Schmidt R; Scott RJ; Sedaghat S; Smith AV; Sorice R; Stengel B; Stracke S; Strauch K; Toniolo D; Uitterlinden AG; Ulivi S; Viikari JS; Völker U; Vollenweider P; Völzke H; Vuckovic D; Waldenberger M; Jin Wang J; Yang Q; Chasman DI; Tromp G; Snieder H; Heid IM; Fox CS; Köttgen A; Pattaro C; Böger CA; Fuchsberger C (2017)
      HapMap imputed genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have revealed >50 loci at which common variants with minor allele frequency >5% are associated with kidney function. GWAS using more complete reference sets for imputation, ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Common variants in 22 loci are associated with QRS duration and cardiac ventricular conduction 

      Sotoodehnia N; Isaacs A; de Bakker PI; Dörr M; Newton-Cheh C; Nolte IM; van der Harst P; Müller M; Eijgelsheim M; Alonso A; Hicks AA; Padmanabhan S; Hayward C; Smith AV; Polasek O; Giovannone S; Fu J; Magnani JW; Marciante KD; Pfeufer A; Gharib SA; Teumer A; Li M; Bis JC; Rivadeneira F; Aspelund T; Köttgen A; Johnson T; Rice K; Sie MP; Wang YA; Klopp N; Fuchsberger C; Wild SH; Mateo Leach I; Estrada K; Völker U; Wright AF; Asselbergs FW; Qu J; Chakravarti A; Sinner MF; Kors JA; Petersmann A; Harris TB; Soliman EZ; Munroe PB; Psaty BM; Oostra BA; Cupples LA; Perz S; de Boer RA; Uitterlinden AG; Völzke H; Spector TD; Liu FY; Boerwinkle E; Dominiczak AF; Rotter JI; van Herpen G; Levy D; Wichmann HE; van Gilst WH; Witteman JC; Kroemer HK; Kao WH; Heckbert SR; Meitinger T; Hofman A; Campbell H; Folsom AR; van Veldhuisen DJ; Schwienbacher C; O'Donnell CJ; Volpato CB; Caulfield MJ; Connell JM; Launer L; Lu X; Franke L; Fehrmann RS; te Meerman G; Groen HJ; Weersma RK; van den Berg LH; Wijmenga C; Ophoff RA; Navis G; Rudan I; Snieder H; Wilson JF; Pramstaller PP; Siscovick DS; Wang TJ; Gudnason V; van Duijn CM; Felix SB; Fishman GI; Jamshidi Y; Stricker BH; Samani NJ; Kääb S; Arking DE (2010)
      The QRS interval, from the beginning of the Q wave to the end of the S wave on an electrocardiogram, reflects ventricular depolarization and conduction time and is a risk factor for mortality, sudden death and heart failure. ...
    • Common variants in Mendelian kidney disease genes and their association with renal function 

      Parsa A; Fuchsberger C; Köttgen A; O'Seaghdha CM; Pattaro C; de Andrade M; Chasman DI; Teumer A; Endlich K; Olden M; Chen MH; Tin A; Kim YJ; Taliun D; Li M; Feitosa M; Gorski M; Yang Q; Hundertmark C; Foster MC; Glazer N; Isaacs A; Rao M; Smith AV; O'Connell JR; Struchalin M; Tanaka T; Li G; Hwang SJ; Atkinson EJ; Lohman K; Cornelis MC; Johansson A; Tönjes A; Dehghan A; Couraki V; Holliday EG; Sorice R; Kutalik Z; Lehtimäki T; Esko T; Deshmukh H; Ulivi S; Chu AY; Murgia F; Trompet S; Imboden M; Kollerits B; Pistis G; Harris TB; Launer LJ; Aspelund T; Eiriksdottir G; Mitchell BD; Boerwinkle E; Schmidt H; Hofer E; Hu F; Demirkan A; Oostra BA; Turner ST; Ding J; Andrews JS; Freedman BI; Giulianini F; Koenig W; Illig T; Döring A; Wichmann HE; Zgaga L; Zemunik T; Boban M; Minelli C; Wheeler HE; Igl W; Zaboli G; Wild SH; Wright AF; Campbell H; Ellinghaus D; Nöthlings U; Jacobs G; Biffar R; Ernst F; Homuth G; Kroemer HK; Nauck M; Stracke S; Völker U; Völzke H; Kovacs P; Stumvoll M; Mägi R; Hofman A; Uitterlinden AG; Rivadeneira F; Aulchenko YS; Polasek O; Hastie N; Vitart V; Helmer C; Wang JJ; Stengel B; Ruggiero D; Bergmann S; Kähönen M; Viikari J; Nikopensius T; Province M; Colhoun H; Doney A; Robino A; Krämer BK; Portas L; Ford I; Buckley BM; Adam M; Thun GA; Paulweber B; Haun M; Sala C; Mitchell P; Ciullo M; Vollenweider P; Raitakari O; Metspalu A; Palmer C; Gasparini P; Pirastu M; Jukema JW; Probst-Hensch NM; Kronenberg F; Toniolo D; Gudnason V; Shuldiner AR; Coresh J; Schmidt R; Ferrucci L; van Duijn CM; Borecki I; Kardia SL; Liu Y; Curhan GC; Rudan I; Gyllensten U; Wilson JF; Franke A; Pramstaller PP; Rettig R; Prokopenko I; Witteman J; Hayward C; Ridker PM; Bochud M; Heid IM; Siscovick DS; Fox CS; Kao WL; Böger CA (2013)
      Many common genetic variants identified by genome-wide association studies for complex traits map to genes previously linked to rare inherited Mendelian disorders. A systematic analysis of common single-nucleotide polymorphisms ...
    • Common variants in the JAZF1 gene associated with height identified by linkage and genome-wide association analysis 

      Johansson A; Marroni F; Hayward C; Franklin CS; Kirichenko AV; Jonasson I; Hicks AA; Vitart V; Isaacs A; Axenovich T; Campbell S; Dunlop MG; Floyd J; Hastie N; Hofman A; Knott S; Kolcic I; Pichler I; Polasek O; Rivadeneira F; Tenesa A; Uitterlinden AG; Wild SH; Zorkoltseva IV; Meitinger T; Wilson JF; Rudan I; Campbell H; Pattaro C; Pramstaller P; Oostra BA; Wright AF; van Duijn CM; Aulchenko YS; Gyllensten U; EUROSPAN Consortium (2009)
      Genes for height have gained interest for decades, but only recently have candidate genes started to be identified. We have performed linkage analysis and genome-wide association for height in approximately 4000 individuals ...
    • Directional dominance on stature and cognition in diverse human populations 

      Joshi PK; Esko T; Mattsson H; Eklund N; Gandin I; Nutile T; Jackson AU; Schurmann C; Smith AV; Zhang W; Okada Y; Stančáková A; Faul JD; Zhao W; Bartz TM; Concas MP; Franceschini N; Enroth S; Vitart V; Trompet S; Guo X; Chasman DI; O'Connel JR; Corre T; Nongmaithem SS; Chen Y; Mangino M; Ruggiero D; Traglia M; Farmaki AE; Kacprowski T; Bjonnes A; van der Spek A; Wu Y; Giri AK; Yanek LR; Wang L; Hofer E; Rietveld CA; McLeod O; Cornelis MC; Pattaro C; Verweij N; Baumbach C; Abdellaoui A; Warren HR; Vuckovic D; Mei H; Bouchard C; Perry JR; Cappellani S; Mirza SS; Benton MC; Broeckel U; Medland SE; Lind PA; Malerba G; Drong A; Yengo L; Bielak LF; Zhi D; van der Most PJ; Shriner D; Mägi R; Hemani G; Karaderi T; Wang Z; Liu T; Demuth I; Zhao JH; Meng W; Lataniotis L; van der Laan SW; Bradfield JP; Wood AR; Bonnefond A; Ahluwalia TS; Hall LM; Salvi E; Yazar S; Carstensen L; de Haan HG; Abney M; Afzal U; Allison MA; Amin N; Asselbergs FW; Bakker SJ; Barr RG; Baumeister SE; Benjamin DJ; Bergmann S; Boerwinkle E; Bottinger EP; Campbell A; Chakravarti A; Chan Y; Chanock SJ; Chen C; Chen YD; Collins FS; Connell J; Correa A; Cupples LA; Smith GD; Davies G; Dörr M; Ehret G; Ellis SB; Feenstra B; Feitosa MF; Ford I; Fox CS; Frayling TM; Friedrich N; Geller F; Scotland G; Gillham-Nasenya I; Gottesman O; Graff M; Grodstein F; Gu C; Haley C; Hammond CJ; Harris SE; Harris TB; Hastie ND; Heard-Costa NL; Heikkilä K; Hocking LJ; Homuth G; Hottenga JJ; Huang J; Huffman JE; Hysi PG; Ikram MA; Ingelsson E; Joensuu A; Johansson Å; Jousilahti P; Jukema JW; Kähönen M; Kamatani Y; Kanoni S; Kerr SM; Khan NM; Koellinger P; Koistinen HA; Kooner MK; Kubo M; Kuusisto J; Lahti J; Launer LJ; Lea RA; Lehne B; Lehtimäki T; Liewald DC; Lind L; Loh M; Lokki ML; London SJ; Loomis SJ; Loukola A; Lu Y; Lumley T; Lundqvist A; Männistö S; Marques-Vidal P; Masciullo C; Matchan A; Mathias RA; Matsuda K; Meigs JB; Meisinger C; Meitinger T; Menni C; Mentch FD; Mihailov E; Milani L; Montasser ME; Montgomery GW; Morrison A; Myers RH; Nadukuru R; Navarro P; Nelis M; Nieminen MS; Nolte IM; O'Connor GT; Ogunniyi A; Padmanabhan S; Palmas WR; Pankow JS; Patarcic I; Pavani F; Peyser PA; Pietilainen K; Poulter N; Prokopenko I; Ralhan S; Redmond P; Rich SS; Rissanen H; Robino A; Rose LM; Rose R; Sala C; Salako B; Salomaa V; Sarin AP; Saxena R; Schmidt H; Scott LJ; Scott WR; Sennblad B; Seshadri S; Sever P; Shrestha S; Smith BH; Smith JA; Soranzo N; Sotoodehnia N; Southam L; Stanton AV; Stathopoulou MG; Strauch K; Strawbridge RJ; Suderman MJ; Tandon N; Tang ST; Taylor KD; Tayo BO; Töglhofer AM; Tomaszewski M; Tšernikova N; Tuomilehto J; Uitterlinden AG; Vaidya D; van Hylckama Vlieg A; van Setten J; Vasankari T; Vedantam S; Vlachopoulou E; Vozzi D; Vuoksimaa E; Waldenberger M; Ware EB; Wentworth-Shields W; Whitfield JB; Wild S; Willemsen G; Yajnik CS; Yao J; Zaza G; Zhu X; BioBank Japan Project; Salem RM; Melbye M; Bisgaard H; Samani NJ; Cusi D; Mackey DA; Cooper RS; Froguel P; Pasterkamp G; Grant SF; Hakonarson H; Ferrucci L; Scott RA; Morris AD; Palmer CN; Dedoussis G; Deloukas P; Bertram L; Lindenberger U; Berndt SI; Lindgren CM; Timpson NJ; Tönjes A; Munroe PB; Sørensen TI; Rotimi CN; Arnett DK; Oldehinkel AJ; Kardia SL; Balkau B; Gambaro G; Morris AP; Eriksson JG; Wright MJ; Martin NG; Hunt SC; Starr JM; Deary IJ; Griffiths LR; Tiemeier H; Pirastu N; Kaprio J; Wareham NJ; Pérusse L; Wilson JG; Girotto G; Caulfield MJ; Raitakari O; Boomsma DI; Gieger C; van der Harst P; Hicks AA; Kraft P; Sinisalo J; Knekt P; Johannesson M; Magnusson PK; Hamsten A; Schmidt R; Borecki IB; Vartiainen E; Becker DM; Bharadwaj D; Mohlke KL; Boehnke M; van Duijn CM; Sanghera DK; Teumer A; Zeggini E; Metspalu A; Gasparini P; Ulivi S; Ober C; Toniolo D; Rudan I; Porteous DJ; Ciullo M; Spector TD; Hayward C; Dupuis J; Loos RJ; Wright AF; Chandak GR; Vollenweider P; Shuldiner AR; Ridker PM; Rotter JI; Sattar N; Gyllensten U; North KE; Pirastu M; Psaty BM; Weir DR; Laakso M; Gudnason V; Takahashi A; Chambers JC; Kooner JS; Strachan DP; Campbell H; Hirschhorn JN; Perola M; Polašek O; Wilson JF (2015)
      Homozygosity has long been associated with rare, often devastating, Mendelian disorders, and Darwin was one of the first to recognize that inbreeding reduces evolutionary fitness. However, the effect of the more distant ...
    • 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 ...
    • Four novel Loci (19q13, 6q24, 12q24, and 5q14) influence the microcirculation in vivo 

      Ikram MK; Sim X; Xueling S; Jensen RA; Cotch MF; Hewitt AW; Ikram MA; Wang JJ; Klein R; Klein BE; Breteler MM; Cheung N; Liew G; Mitchell P; Uitterlinden AG; Rivadeneira F; Hofman A; de Jong PT; van Duijn CM; Kao L; Cheng CY; Smith AV; Glazer NL; Lumley T; McKnight B; Psaty BM; Jonasson F; Eiriksdottir G; Aspelund T; Global BPgen Consortium; Harris TB; Launer LJ; Taylor KD; Li X; Iyengar SK; Xi Q; Sivakumaran TA; Mackey DA; Macgregor S; Martin NG; Young TL; Bis JC; Wiggins KL; Heckbert SR; Hammond CJ; Andrew T; Fahy S; Attia J; Holliday EG; Scott RJ; Islam FM; Rotter JI; McAuley AK; Boerwinkle E; Tai ES; Gudnason V; Siscovick DS; Vingerling JR; Wong TY (2010)
      There is increasing evidence that the microcirculation plays an important role in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular diseases. Changes in retinal vascular caliber reflect early microvascular disease and predict incident ...
    • FTO genotype is associated with phenotypic variability of body mass index 

      Yang J; Loos RJ; Powell JE; Medland SE; Speliotes EK; Chasman DI; Rose LM; Thorleifsson G; Steinthorsdottir V; Mägi R; Waite L; Smith AV; Yerges-Armstrong LM; Monda KL; Hadley D; Mahajan A; Li G; Kapur K; Vitart V; Huffman JE; Wang SR; Palmer C; Esko T; Fischer K; Zhao JH; Demirkan A; Isaacs A; Feitosa MF; Luan J; Heard-Costa NL; White C; Jackson AU; Preuss M; Ziegler A; Eriksson J; Kutalik Z; Frau F; Nolte IM; van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV; Hottenga JJ; Jacobs KB; Verweij N; Goel A; Medina-Gomez C; Estrada K; Bragg-Gresham JL; Sanna S; Sidore C; Tyrer J; Teumer A; Prokopenko I; Mangino M; Lindgren CM; Assimes TL; Shuldiner AR; Hui J; Beilby JP; McArdle WL; Hall P; Haritunians T; Zgaga L; Kolcic I; Polasek O; Zemunik T; Oostra BA; Junttila MJ; Grönberg H; Schreiber S; Peters A; Hicks AA; Stephens J; Foad NS; Laitinen J; Pouta A; Kaakinen M; Willemsen G; Vink JM; Wild SH; Navis G; Asselbergs FW; Homuth G; John U; Iribarren C; Harris T; Launer L; Gudnason V; O'Connell JR; Boerwinkle E; Cadby G; Palmer LJ; James AL; Musk AW; Ingelsson E; Psaty BM; Beckmann JS; Waeber G; Vollenweider P; Hayward C; Wright AF; Rudan I; Groop LC; Metspalu A; Khaw KT; van Duijn CM; Borecki IB; Province MA; Wareham NJ; Tardif JC; Huikuri HV; Cupples LA; Atwood LD; Fox CS; Boehnke M; Collins FS; Mohlke KL; Erdmann J; Schunkert H; Hengstenberg C; Stark K; Lorentzon M; Ohlsson C; Cusi D; Staessen JA; van der Klauw MM; Pramstaller PP; Kathiresan S; Jolley JD; Ripatti S; Jarvelin MR; de Geus EJ; Boomsma DI; Penninx B; Wilson JF; Campbell H; Chanock SJ; van der Harst P; Hamsten A; Watkins H; Hofman A; Witteman JC; Zillikens MC; Uitterlinden AG; Rivadeneira F; Kiemeney LA; Vermeulen SH; Abecasis GR; Schlessinger D; Schipf S; Stumvoll M; Tönjes A; Spector TD; North KE; Lettre G; McCarthy MI; Berndt SI; Heath AC; Madden PA; Nyholt DR; Montgomery GW; Martin NG; McKnight B; Strachan DP; Hill WG; Snieder H; Ridker PM; Thorsteinsdottir U; Stefansson K; Frayling TM; Hirschhorn JN; Goddard ME; Visscher PM (2012)
      There is evidence across several species for genetic control of phenotypic variation of complex traits, such that the variance among phenotypes is genotype dependent. Understanding genetic control of variability is important ...
    • Genetic analysis of over 1 million people identifies 535 new loci associated with blood pressure traits 

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

      Demirkan A; Amin N; Isaacs A; Jarvelin MR; Whitfield JB; Wichmann HE; Kyvik KO; Rudan I; Gieger C; Hicks AA; Johansson Å; Hottenga JJ; Smith JJ; Wild SH; Pedersen NL; Willemsen G; Mangino M; Hayward C; Uitterlinden AG; Hofman A; Witteman J; Montgomery GW; Pietiläinen KH; Rantanen T; Kaprio J; Döring A; Pramstaller PP; Gyllensten U; de Geus EJ; Penninx BW; Wilson JF; Rivadeneria F; Magnusson PK; Boomsma DI; Spector T; Campbell H; Hoehne B; Martin NG; Oostra BA; McCarthy M; Peltonen-Palotie L; Aulchenko Y; Visscher PM; Ripatti S; Janssens AC; van Duijn CM; ENGAGE Consortium (2011)
      Serum concentrations of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C), high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C), triglycerides (TGs) and total cholesterol (TC) are important heritable risk factors for cardiovascular ...
    • Genetic association study of QT interval highlights role for calcium signaling pathways in myocardial repolarization 

      Arking DE; Pulit SL; Crotti L; van der Harst P; Munroe PB; Koopmann TT; Sotoodehnia N; Rossin EJ; Morley M; Wang X; Johnson AD; Lundby A; Gudbjartsson DF; Noseworthy PA; Eijgelsheim M; Bradford Y; Tarasov KV; Dörr M; Müller-Nurasyid M; Lahtinen AM; Nolte IM; Smith AV; Bis JC; Isaacs A; Newhouse SJ; Evans DS; Post WS; Waggott D; Lyytikäinen LP; Hicks AA; Eisele L; Ellinghaus D; Hayward C; Navarro P; Ulivi S; Tanaka T; Tester DJ; Chatel S; Gustafsson S; Kumari M; Morris RW; Naluai ÅT; Padmanabhan S; Kluttig A; Strohmer B; Panayiotou AG; Torres M; Knoflach M; Hubacek JA; Slowikowski K; Raychaudhuri S; Kumar RD; Harris TB; Launer LJ; Shuldiner AR; Alonso A; Bader JS; Ehret G; Huang H; Kao WH; Strait JB; Macfarlane PW; Brown M; Caulfield MJ; Samani NJ; Kronenberg F; Willeit J; CARe Consortium; COGENT Consortium; Smith JG; Greiser KH; Meyer Zu Schwabedissen H; Werdan K; Carella M; Zelante L; Heckbert SR; Psaty BM; Rotter JI; Kolcic I; Polašek O; Wright AF; Griffin M; Daly MJ; DCCT/EDIC; Arnar DO; Hólm H; Thorsteinsdottir U; eMERGE Consortium; Denny JC; Roden DM; Zuvich RL; Emilsson V; Plump AS; Larson MG; O'Donnell CJ; Yin X; Bobbo M; D'Adamo AP; Iorio A; Sinagra G; Carracedo A; Cummings SR; Nalls MA; Jula A; Kontula KK; Marjamaa A; Oikarinen L; Perola M; Porthan K; Erbel R; Hoffmann P; Jöckel KH; Kälsch H; Nöthen MM; HRGEN Consortium; den Hoed M; Loos RJ; Thelle DS; Gieger C; Meitinger T; Perz S; Peters A; Prucha H; Sinner MF; Waldenberger M; de Boer RA; Franke L; van der Vleuten PA; Beckmann BM; Martens E; Bardai A; Hofman N; Wilde AA; Behr ER; Dalageorgou C; Giudicessi JR; Medeiros-Domingo A; Barc J; Kyndt F; Probst V; Ghidoni A; Insolia R; Hamilton RM; Scherer SW; Brandimarto J; Margulies K; Moravec CE; Del Greco M F; Fuchsberger C; O'Connell JR; Lee WK; Watt GC; Campbell H; Wild SH; El Mokhtari NE; Frey N; Asselbergs FW; Mateo Leach I; Navis G; van den Berg MP; van Veldhuisen DJ; Kellis M; Krijthe BP; Franco OH; Hofman A; Kors JA; Uitterlinden AG; Witteman JC; Kedenko L; Lamina C; Oostra BA; Abecasis GR; Lakatta EG; Mulas A; Orrú M; Schlessinger D; Uda M; Markus MR; Völker U; Snieder H; Spector TD; Ärnlöv J; Lind L; Sundström J; Syvänen AC; Kivimaki M; Kähönen M; Mononen N; Raitakari OT; Viikari JS; Adamkova V; Kiechl S; Brion M; Nicolaides AN; Paulweber B; Haerting J; Dominiczak AF; Nyberg F; Whincup PH; Hingorani AD; Schott JJ; Bezzina CR; Ingelsson E; Ferrucci L; Gasparini P; Wilson JF; Rudan I; Franke A; Mühleisen TW; Pramstaller PP; Lehtimäki TJ; Paterson AD; Parsa A; Liu Y; van Duijn CM; Siscovick DS; Gudnason V; Jamshidi Y; Salomaa V; Felix SB; Sanna S; Ritchie MD; Stricker BH; Stefansson K; Boyer LA; Cappola TP; Olsen JV; Lage K; Schwartz PJ; Kääb S; Chakravarti A; Ackerman MJ; Pfeufer A; de Bakker PI; Newton-Cheh C (2014)
      The QT interval, an electrocardiographic measure reflecting myocardial repolarization, is a heritable trait. QT prolongation is a risk factor for ventricular arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death (SCD) and could indicate ...
    • Genetic associations at 53 loci highlight cell types and biological pathways relevant for kidney function 

      Pattaro C; Teumer A; Gorski M; Chu AY; Li M; Mijatovic V; Garnaas M; Tin A; Sorice R; Li Y; Taliun D; Olden M; Foster M; Yang Q; Chen MH; Pers TH; Johnson AD; Ko YA; Fuchsberger C; Tayo B; Nalls M; Feitosa MF; Isaacs A; Dehghan A; D'Adamo P; Adeyemo A; Dieffenbach AK; Zonderman AB; ; Nolte IM; van der Most PJ; Wright AF; Shuldiner AR; Morrison AC; Hofman A; Smith AV; Dreisbach AW; Franke A; Uitterlinden AG; Metspalu A; Tonjes A; Lupo A; Robino A; Johansson A; Demirkan A; Kollerits B; Freedman BI; Ponte B; Oostra BA; Paulweber B; Krämer BK (2016)
      Reduced glomerular filtration rate defines chronic kidney disease and is associated with cardiovascular and all-cause mortality. We conducted a meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies for estimated glomerular ...
    • Genetic determinants of heel bone properties: genome-wide association meta-analysis and replication in the GEFOS/GENOMOS consortium 

      Moayyeri A; Hsu YH; Karasik D; Estrada K; Xiao SM; Nielson C; Srikanth P; Giroux S; Wilson SG; Zheng HF; Smith AV; Pye SR; Leo PJ; Teumer A; Hwang JY; Ohlsson C; McGuigan F; Minster RL; Hayward C; Olmos JM; Lyytikäinen LP; Lewis JR; Swart KM; Masi L; Oldmeadow C; Holliday EG; Cheng S; van Schoor NM; Harvey NC; Kruk M; Del Greco M F; Igl W; Trummer O; Grigoriou E; Luben R; Liu CT; Zhou Y; Oei L; Medina-Gomez C; Zmuda J; Tranah G; Brown SJ; Williams FM; Soranzo N; Jakobsdottir J; Siggeirsdottir K; Holliday KL; Hannemann A; Go MJ; Garcia M; Polasek O; Laaksonen M; Zhu K; Enneman AW; McEvoy M; Peel R; Sham PC; Jaworski M; Johansson Å; Hicks AA; Pludowski P; Scott R; Dhonukshe-Rutten RA; van der Velde N; Kähönen M; Viikari JS; Sievänen H; Raitakari OT; González-Macías J; Hernández JL; Mellström D; Ljunggren O; Cho YS; Völker U; Nauck M; Homuth G; Völzke H; Haring R; Brown MA; McCloskey E; Nicholson GC; Eastell R; Eisman JA; Jones G; Reid IR; Dennison EM; Wark J; Boonen S; Vanderschueren D; Wu FC; Aspelund T; Richards JB; Bauer D; Hofman A; Khaw KT; Dedoussis G; Obermayer-Pietsch B; Gyllensten U; Pramstaller PP; Lorenc RS; Cooper C; Kung AW; Lips P; Alen M; Attia J; Brandi ML; de Groot LC; Lehtimäki T; Riancho JA; Campbell H; Liu Y; Harris TB; Akesson K; Karlsson M; Lee JY; Wallaschofski H; Duncan EL; O'Neill TW; Gudnason V; Spector TD; Rousseau F; Orwoll E; Cummings SR; Wareham NJ; Rivadeneira F; Uitterlinden AG; Prince RL; Kiel DP; Reeve J; Kaptoge SK (2014)
      Quantitative ultrasound of the heel captures heel bone properties that independently predict fracture risk and, with bone mineral density (BMD) assessed by X-ray (DXA), may be convenient alternatives for evaluating ...
    • 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; 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    • Genetic variants in novel pathways influence blood pressure and cardiovascular disease risk 

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