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    • Common variants at ten loci modulate the QT interval duration in the QTSCD Study 

      Pfeufer A; Sanna S; Arking DE; Müller M; Gateva V; Fuchsberger C; Ehret GB; Orrú M; Pattaro C; Köttgen A; Perz S; Usala G; Barbalic M; Li M; Pütz B; Scuteri A; Prineas RJ; Sinner MF; Gieger C; Najjar SS; Kao WH; Mühleisen TW; Dei M; Happle C; Möhlenkamp S; Crisponi L; Erbel R; Jöckel KH; Naitza S; Steinbeck G; Marroni F; Hicks AA; Lakatta E; Müller-Myhsok B; Pramstaller PP; Wichmann HE; Schlessinger D; Boerwinkle E; Meitinger T; Uda M; Coresh J; Kääb S; Abecasis GR; Chakravarti A (2009)
      The QT interval, a measure of cardiac repolarization, predisposes to ventricular arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death (SCD) when prolonged or shortened. A common variant in NOS1AP is known to influence repolarization. We ...
    • Meta-analysis identifies 13 new loci associated with waist-hip ratio and reveals sexual dimorphism in the genetic basis of fat distribution 

      Heid IM1; Jackson AU; Randall JC; Winkler TW; Qi L; Steinthorsdottir V; Thorleifsson G; Zillikens MC; Speliotes EK; Mägi R; Workalemahu T; White CC; Bouatia-Naji N; Harris TB; Berndt SI; Ingelsson E; Willer CJ; Weedon MN; Luan J; Vedantam S; Esko T; Kilpeläinen TO; Kutalik Z; Li S; Monda KL; Dixon AL; Holmes CC; Kaplan LM; Liang L; Min JL; Moffatt MF; Molony C; Nicholson G; Schadt EE; Zondervan KT; Feitosa MF; Ferreira T; Lango Allen H; Weyant RJ; Wheeler E; Wood AR; MAGIC Consortium; Estrada K; Goddard ME; Lettre G; Mangino M; Nyholt DR; Purcell S; Smith AV; Visscher PM; Yang J; McCarroll SA; Nemesh J; Voight BF; Absher D; Amin N; Aspelund T; Coin L; Glazer NL; Hayward C; Heard-Costa NL; Hottenga JJ; Johansson A; Johnson T; Kaakinen M; Kapur K; Ketkar S; Knowles JW; Kraft P; Kraja AT; Lamina C; Leitzmann MF; McKnight B; Morris AP; Ong KK; Perry JR; Peters MJ; Polasek O; Prokopenko I; Rayner NW; Ripatti S; Rivadeneira F; Robertson NR; Sanna S; Sovio U; Surakka I; Teumer A; van Wingerden S; Vitart V; Zhao JH; Cavalcanti-Proença C; Chines PS; Fisher E; Kulzer JR; Lecoeur C; Narisu N; Sandholt C; Scott LJ; Silander K; Stark K; Tammesoo ML; Teslovich TM; Timpson NJ; Watanabe RM; Welch R; Chasman DI; Cooper MN; Jansson JO; Kettunen J; Lawrence RW; Pellikka N; Perola M; Vandenput L; Alavere H; Almgren P; Atwood LD; Bennett AJ; Biffar R; Bonnycastle LL; Bornstein SR; Buchanan TA; Campbell H; Day IN; Dei M; Dörr M; Elliott P; Erdos MR; Eriksson JG; Freimer NB; Fu M; Gaget S; Geus EJ; Gjesing AP; Grallert H; Grässler J; Groves CJ; Guiducci C; Hartikainen AL; Hassanali N; Havulinna AS; Herzig KH; Hicks AA; Hui J; Igl W; Jousilahti P; Jula A; Kajantie E; Kinnunen L; Kolcic I; Koskinen S; Kovacs P; Kroemer HK; Krzelj V; Kuusisto J; Kvaloy K; Laitinen J; Lantieri O; Lathrop GM; Lokki ML; Luben RN; Ludwig B; McArdle WL; McCarthy A; Morken MA; Nelis M; Neville MJ; Paré G; Parker AN; Peden JF; Pichler I; Pietiläinen KH; Platou CG; Pouta A; Ridderstråle M; Samani NJ; Saramies J; Sinisalo J; Smit JH; Strawbridge RJ; Stringham HM; Swift AJ; Teder-Laving M; Thomson B; Usala G; van Meurs JB; van Ommen GJ; Vatin V; Volpato CB; Wallaschofski H; Walters GB; Widen E; Wild SH; Willemsen G; Witte DR; Zgaga L; Zitting P; Beilby JP; James AL; Kähönen M; Lehtimäki T; Nieminen MS; Ohlsson C; Palmer LJ; Raitakari O; Ridker PM; Stumvoll M; Tönjes A; Viikari J; Balkau B; Ben-Shlomo Y; Bergman RN; Boeing H; Smith GD; Ebrahim S; Froguel P; Hansen T; Hengstenberg C; Hveem K; Isomaa B; Jørgensen T; Karpe F; Khaw KT; Laakso M; Lawlor DA; Marre M; Meitinger T; Metspalu A; Midthjell K; Pedersen O; Salomaa V; Schwarz PE; Tuomi T; Tuomilehto J; Valle TT; Wareham NJ; Arnold AM; Beckmann JS; Bergmann S; Boerwinkle E; Boomsma DI; Caulfield MJ; Collins FS; Eiriksdottir G; Gudnason V; Gyllensten U; Hamsten A; Hattersley AT; Hofman A; Hu FB; Illig T; Iribarren C; Jarvelin MR; Kao WH; Kaprio J; Launer LJ; Munroe PB; Oostra B; Penninx BW; Pramstaller PP; Psaty BM; Quertermous T; Rissanen A; Rudan I; Shuldiner AR; Soranzo N; Spector TD; Syvänen AC; Uda M; Uitterlinden A; Völzke H; Vollenweider P; Wilson JF; Witteman JC; Wright AF; Abecasis GR; Boehnke M; Borecki IB; Deloukas P; Frayling TM; Groop LC; Haritunians T; Hunter DJ; Kaplan RC; North KE; O'Connell JR; Peltonen L; Schlessinger D; Strachan DP; Hirschhorn JN; Assimes TL; Wichmann HE; Thorsteinsdottir U; van Duijn CM; Stefansson K; Cupples LA; Loos RJ; Barroso I; McCarthy MI; Fox CS; Mohlke KL; Lindgren CM (2010)
      Waist-hip ratio (WHR) is a measure of body fat distribution and a predictor of metabolic consequences independent of overall adiposity. WHR is heritable, but few genetic variants influencing this trait have been identified. ...
    • 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, ...