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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 ...
    • Associations of autozygosity with a broad range of human phenotypes 

      Clark DW; Okada Y; Moore KHS; Mason D; Pirastu N; Gandin I; Mattsson H; Barnes CLK; Lin K; Zhao JH; Deelen P; Rohde R; Schurmann C; Guo X; Giulianini F; Zhang W; Medina-Gomez C; Karlsson R; Bao Y; Bartz TM; Baumbach C; Biino G; Bixley MJ; Brumat M; Chai JF; Corre T; Cousminer DL; Dekker AM; Eccles DA; van Eijk KR; Fuchsberger C; Gao H; Germain M; Gordon SD; de Haan HG; Harris SE; Hofer E; Huerta-Chagoya A; Igartua C; Jansen IE; Jia Y; Kacprowski T; Karlsson T; Kleber ME; Li SA; Li-Gao R; Mahajan A; Matsuda K; Meidtner K; Meng W; Montasser ME; van der Most PJ; Munz M; Nutile T; Palviainen T; Prasad G; Prasad RB; Priyanka TDS; Rizzi F; Salvi E; Sapkota BR; Shriner D; Skotte L; Smart MC; Smith AV; van der Spek A; Spracklen CN; Strawbridge RJ; Tajuddin SM; Trompet S; Turman C; Verweij N; Viberti C; Wang L; Warren HR; Wootton RE; Yanek LR; Yao J; Yousri NA; Zhao W; Adeyemo AA; Afaq S; Aguilar-Salinas CA; Akiyama M; Albert ML; Allison MA; Alver M; Aung T; Azizi F; Bentley AR; Boeing H; Boerwinkle E; Borja JB; de Borst GJ; Bottinger EP; Broer L; Campbell H; Chanock S; Chee ML; Chen G; Chen YI; Chen Z; Chiu YF; Cocca M; Collins FS; Concas MP; Corley J; Cugliari G; van Dam RM; Damulina A; Daneshpour MS; Day FR; Delgado GE; Dhana K; Doney ASF; Dörr M; Doumatey AP; Dzimiri N; Ebenesersdóttir SS; Elliott J; Elliott P; Ewert R; Felix JF; Fischer K; Freedman BI; Girotto G; Goel A; Gögele M; Goodarzi MO; Graff M; Granot-Hershkovitz E; Grodstein F; Guarrera S; Gudbjartsson DF; Guity K; Gunnarsson B; Guo Y; Hagenaars SP; Haiman CA; Halevy A; Harris TB; Hedayati M; van Heel DA; Hirata M; Höfer I; Hsiung CA; Huang J; Hung YJ; Ikram MA; Jagadeesan A; Jousilahti P; Kamatani Y; Kanai M; Kerrison ND; Kessler T; Khaw KT; Khor CC; de Kleijn DPV; Koh WP; Kolcic I; Kraft P; Krämer BK; Kutalik Z; Kuusisto J; Langenberg C; Launer LJ; Lawlor DA; Lee IT; Lee WJ; Lerch MM; Li L; Liu J; Loh M; London SJ; Loomis S; Lu Y; Luan J; Mägi R; Manichaikul AW; Manunta P; Másson G; Matoba N; Mei XW; Meisinger C; Meitinger T; Mezzavilla M; Milani L; Millwood IY; Momozawa Y; Moore A; Morange PE; Moreno-Macías H; Mori TA; Morrison AC; Muka T; Murakami Y; Murray AD; de Mutsert R; Mychaleckyj JC; Nalls MA; Nauck M; Neville MJ; Nolte IM; Ong KK; Orozco L; Padmanabhan S; Pálsson G; Pankow JS; Pattaro C; Pattie A; Polasek O; Poulter N; Pramstaller PP; Quintana-Murci L; Räikkönen K; Ralhan S; Rao DC; van Rheenen W; Rich SS; Ridker PM; Rietveld CA; Robino A; van Rooij FJA; Ruggiero D; Saba Y; Sabanayagam C; Sabater-Lleal M; Sala CF; Salomaa V; Sandow K; Schmidt H; Scott LJ; Scott WR; Sedaghati-Khayat B; Sennblad B; van Setten J; Sever PJ; Sheu WH; Shi Y; Shrestha S; Shukla SR; Sigurdsson JK; Sikka TT; Singh JR; Smith BH; Stančáková A; Stanton A; Starr JM; Stefansdottir L; Straker L; Sulem P; Sveinbjornsson G; Swertz MA; Taylor AM; Taylor KD; Terzikhan N; Tham YC; Thorleifsson G; Thorsteinsdottir U; Tillander A; Tracy RP; Tusié-Luna T; Tzoulaki I; Vaccargiu S; Vangipurapu J; Veldink JH; Vitart V; Völker U; Vuoksimaa E; Wakil SM; Waldenberger M; Wander GS; Wang YX; Wareham NJ; Wild S; Yajnik CS; Yuan JM; Zeng L; Zhang L; Zhou J; Amin N; Asselbergs FW; Bakker SJL; Becker DM; Lehne B; Bennett DA; van den Berg LH; Berndt SI; Bharadwaj D; Bielak LF; Bochud M; Boehnke M; Bouchard C; Bradfield JP; Brody JA; Campbell A; Carmi S; Caulfield MJ; Cesarini D; Chambers JC; Chandak GR; Cheng CY; Ciullo M; Cornelis M; Cusi D; Smith GD; Deary IJ; Dorajoo R; van Duijn CM; Ellinghaus D; Erdmann J; Eriksson JG; Evangelou E; Evans MK; Faul JD; Feenstra B; Feitosa M; Foisy S; Franke A; Friedlander Y; Gasparini P; Gieger C; Gonzalez C; Goyette P; Grant SFA; Griffiths LR; Groop L; Gudnason V; Gyllensten U; Hakonarson H; Hamsten A; van der Harst P; Heng CK; Hicks AA; Hochner H; Huikuri H; Hunt SC; Jaddoe VWV; De Jager PL; Johannesson M; Johansson Å; Jonas JB; Jukema JW; Junttila J; Kaprio J; Kardia SLR; Karpe F; Kumari M; Laakso M; van der Laan SW; Lahti J; Laudes M; Lea RA; Lieb W; Lumley T; Martin NG; März W; Matullo G; McCarthy MI; Medland SE; Merriman TR; Metspalu A; Meyer BF; Mohlke KL; Montgomery GW; Mook-Kanamori D; Munroe PB; North KE; Nyholt DR; O'connell JR; Ober C; Oldehinkel AJ; Palmas W; Palmer C; Pasterkamp GG; Patin E; Pennell CE; Perusse L; Peyser PA; Pirastu M; Polderman TJC; Porteous DJ; Posthuma D; Psaty BM; Rioux JD; Rivadeneira F; Rotimi C; Rotter JI; Rudan I; Den Ruijter HM; Sanghera DK; Sattar N; Schmidt R; Schulze MB; Schunkert H; Scott RA; Shuldiner AR; Sim X; Small N; Smith JA; Sotoodehnia N; Tai ES; Teumer A; Timpson NJ; Toniolo D; Tregouet DA; Tuomi T; Vollenweider P; Wang CA; Weir DR; Whitfield JB; Wijmenga C; Wong TY; Wright J; Yang J; Yu L; Zemel BS; Zonderman AB; Perola M; Magnusson PKE; Uitterlinden AG; Kooner JS; Chasman DI; Loos RJF; Franceschini N; Franke L; Haley CS; Hayward C; Walters RG; Perry JRB; Esko T; Helgason A; Stefansson K; Joshi PK; Kubo M; Wilson JF (2019)
      In many species, the offspring of related parents suffer reduced reproductive success, a phenomenon known as inbreeding depression. In humans, the importance of this effect has remained unclear, partly because reproduction ...
    • Biological interpretation of genome-wide association studies using predicted gene functions 

      Pers TH; Karjalainen JM; Chan Y; Westra HJ; Wood AR; Yang J; Lui JC; Vedantam S; Gustafsson S; Esko T; Frayling T; Speliotes EK; Genetic Investigation of ANthropometric Traits (GIANT) Consortium; Boehnke M; Raychaudhuri S; Fehrmann RS; Hirschhorn JN; Franke L (2015)
      The main challenge for gaining biological insights from genetic associations is identifying which genes and pathways explain the associations. Here we present DEPICT, an integrative tool that employs predicted gene functions ...
    • Evidence of inbreeding depression on human height 

      McQuillan R; Eklund N; Pirastu N; Kuningas M; McEvoy BP; Esko T; Corre T; Davies G; Kaakinen M; Lyytikäinen LP; Kristiansson K; Havulinna AS; Gögele M; Vitart V; Tenesa A; Aulchenko Y; Hayward C; Johansson A; Boban M; Ulivi S; Robino A; Boraska V; Igl W; Wild SH; Zgaga L; Amin N; Theodoratou E; Polašek O; Girotto G; Lopez LM; Sala C; Lahti J; Laatikainen T; Prokopenko I; Kals M; Viikari J; Yang J; Pouta A; Estrada K; Hofman A; Freimer N; Martin NG; Kähönen M; Milani L; Heliövaara M; Vartiainen E; Räikkönen K; Masciullo C; Starr JM; Hicks AA; Esposito L; Kolčić I; Farrington SM; Oostra B; Zemunik T; Campbell H; Kirin M; Pehlic M; Faletra F; Porteous D; Pistis G; Widén E; Salomaa V; Koskinen S; Fischer K; Lehtimäki T; Heath A; McCarthy MI; Rivadeneira F; Montgomery GW; Tiemeier H; Hartikainen AL; Madden PA; D'Adamo P; Hastie ND; Gyllensten U; Wright AF; van Duijn CM; Dunlop M; Rudan I; Gasparini P; Pramstaller PP; Deary IJ; Toniolo D; Eriksson JG; Jula A; Raitakari OT; Metspalu A; Perola M; Järvelin MR; Uitterlinden A; Visscher PM; Wilson JF; ROHgen Consortium (2012)
      Stature is a classical and highly heritable complex trait, with 80%-90% of variation explained by genetic factors. In recent years, genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have successfully identified many common additive ...
    • 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 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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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 ...
    • Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies 11 new loci for anthropometric traits and provides insights into genetic architecture 

      Berndt SI; Gustafsson S; Mägi R; Ganna A; Wheeler E; Feitosa MF; Justice AE; Monda KL; Croteau-Chonka DC; Day FR; Esko T; Fall T; Ferreira T; Gentilini D; Jackson AU; Luan J; Randall JC; Vedantam S; Willer CJ; Winkler TW; Wood AR; Workalemahu T; Hu YJ; Lee SH; Liang L; Lin DY; Min JL; Neale BM; Thorleifsson G; Yang J; Albrecht E; Amin N; Bragg-Gresham JL; Cadby G; den Heijer M; Eklund N; Fischer K; Goel A; Hottenga JJ; Huffman JE; Jarick I; Johansson Å; Johnson T; Kanoni S; Kleber ME; König IR; Kristiansson K; Kutalik Z; Lamina C; Lecoeur C; Li G; Mangino M; McArdle WL; Medina-Gomez C; Müller-Nurasyid M; Ngwa JS; Nolte IM; Paternoster L; Pechlivanis S; Perola M; Peters MJ; Preuss M; Rose LM; Shi J; Shungin D; Smith AV; Strawbridge RJ; Surakka I; Teumer A; Trip MD; Tyrer J; van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV; Vandenput L; Waite LL; Zhao JH; Absher D; Asselbergs FW; Atalay M; Attwood AP; Balmforth AJ; Basart H; Beilby J; Bonnycastle LL; Brambilla P; Bruinenberg M; Campbell H; Chasman DI; Chines PS; Collins FS; Connell JM; Cookson WO; de Faire U; de Vegt F; Dei M; Dimitriou M; Edkins S; Estrada K; Evans DM; Farrall M; Ferrario MM; Ferrières J; Franke L; Frau F; Gejman PV; Grallert H; Grönberg H; Gudnason V; Hall AS; Hall P; Hartikainen AL; Hayward C; Heard-Costa NL; Heath AC; Hebebrand J; Homuth G; Hu FB; Hunt SE; Hyppönen E; Iribarren C; Jacobs KB; Jansson JO; Jula A; Kähönen M; Kathiresan S; Kee F; Khaw KT; Kivimäki M; Koenig W; Kraja AT; Kumari M; Kuulasmaa K; Kuusisto J; Laitinen JH; Lakka TA; Langenberg C; Launer LJ; Lind L; Lindström J; Liu J; Liuzzi A; Lokki ML; Lorentzon M; Madden PA; Magnusson PK; Manunta P; Marek D; März W; Mateo Leach I; McKnight B; Medland SE; Mihailov E; Milani L; Montgomery GW; Mooser V; Mühleisen TW; Munroe PB; Musk AW; Narisu N; Navis G; Nicholson G; Nohr EA; Ong KK; Oostra BA; Palmer CN; Palotie A; Peden JF; Pedersen N; Peters A; Polasek O; Pouta A; Pramstaller PP; Prokopenko I; Pütter C; Radhakrishnan A; Raitakari O; Rendon A; Rivadeneira F; Rudan I; Saaristo TE; Sambrook JG; Sanders AR; Sanna S; Saramies J; Schipf S; Schreiber S; Schunkert H; Shin SY; Signorini S; Sinisalo J; Skrobek B; Soranzo N; Stancáková A; Stark K; Stephens JC; Stirrups K; Stolk RP; Stumvoll M; Swift AJ; Theodoraki EV; Thorand B; Tregouet DA; Tremoli E; van der Klauw MM; van Meurs JB; Vermeulen SH; Viikari J; Virtamo J; Vitart V; Waeber G; Wang Z; Widén E; Wild SH; Willemsen G; Winkelmann BR; Witteman JC; Wolffenbuttel BH; Wong A; Wright AF; Zillikens MC; Amouyel P; Boehm BO; Boerwinkle E; Boomsma DI; Caulfield MJ; Chanock SJ; Cupples LA; Cusi D; Dedoussis GV; Erdmann J; Eriksson JG; Franks PW; Froguel P; Gieger C; Gyllensten U; Hamsten A; Harris TB; Hengstenberg C; Hicks AA; Hingorani A; Hinney A; Hofman A; Hovingh KG; Hveem K; Illig T; Jarvelin MR; Jöckel KH; Keinanen-Kiukaanniemi SM; Kiemeney LA; Kuh D; Laakso M; Lehtimäki T; Levinson DF; Martin NG; Metspalu A; Morris AD; Nieminen MS; Njølstad I; Ohlsson C; Oldehinkel AJ; Ouwehand WH; Palmer LJ; Penninx B; Power C; Province MA; Psaty BM; Qi L; Rauramaa R; Ridker PM; Ripatti S; Salomaa V; Samani NJ; Snieder H; Sørensen TI; Spector TD; Stefansson K; Tönjes A; Tuomilehto J; Uitterlinden AG; Uusitupa M; van der Harst P; Vollenweider P; Wallaschofski H; Wareham NJ; Watkins H; Wichmann HE; Wilson JF; Abecasis GR; Assimes TL; Barroso I; Boehnke M; Borecki IB; Deloukas P; Fox CS; Frayling T; Groop LC; Haritunian T; Heid IM; Hunter D; Kaplan RC; Karpe F; Moffatt MF; Mohlke KL; O'Connell JR; Pawitan Y; Schadt EE; Schlessinger D; Steinthorsdottir V; Strachan DP; Thorsteinsdottir U; van Duijn CM; Visscher PM; Di Blasio AM; Hirschhorn JN; Lindgren CM; Morris AP; Meyre D; Scherag A; McCarthy MI; Speliotes EK; North KE; Loos RJ; Ingelsson E (2013)
      Approaches exploiting trait distribution extremes may be used to identify loci associated with common traits, but it is unknown whether these loci are generalizable to the broader population. In a genome-wide search for ...
    • Hundreds of variants clustered in genomic loci and biological pathways affect human height 

      Lango Allen H; Estrada K; Lettre G; Berndt SI; Weedon MN; Rivadeneira F; Willer CJ; Jackson AU; Vedantam S; Raychaudhuri S; Ferreira T; Wood AR; Weyant RJ; Segrè AV; Speliotes EK; Wheeler E; Soranzo N; Park JH; Yang J; Gudbjartsson D; Heard-Costa NL; Randall JC; Qi L; Vernon Smith A; Mägi R; Pastinen T; Liang L; Heid IM; Luan J; Thorleifsson G; Winkler TW; Goddard ME; Sin Lo K; Palmer C; Workalemahu T; Aulchenko YS; Johansson A; Zillikens MC; Feitosa MF; Esko T; Johnson T; Ketkar S; Kraft P; Mangino M; Prokopenko I; Absher D; Albrecht E; Ernst F; Glazer NL; Hayward C; Hottenga JJ; Jacobs KB; Knowles JW; Kutalik Z; Monda KL; Polasek O; Preuss M; Rayner NW; Robertson NR; Steinthorsdottir V; Tyrer JP; Voight BF; Wiklund F; Xu J; Zhao JH; Nyholt DR; Pellikka N; Perola M; Perry JR; Surakka I; Tammesoo ML; Altmaier EL; Amin N; Aspelund T; Bhangale T; Boucher G; Chasman DI; Chen C; Coin L; Cooper MN; Dixon AL; Gibson Q; Grundberg E; Hao K; Juhani Junttila M; Kaplan LM; Kettunen J; König IR; Kwan T; Lawrence RW; Levinson DF; Lorentzon M; McKnight B; Morris AP; Müller M; Suh Ngwa J; Purcell S; Rafelt S; Salem RM; Salvi E; Sanna S; Shi J; Sovio U; Thompson JR; Turchin MC; Vandenput L; Verlaan DJ; Vitart V; White CC; Ziegler A; Almgren P; Balmforth AJ; Campbell H; Citterio L; De Grandi A; Dominiczak A; Duan J; Elliott P; Elosua R; Eriksson JG; Freimer NB; Geus EJ; Glorioso N; Haiqing S; Hartikainen AL; Havulinna AS; Hicks AA; Hui J; Igl W; Illig T; Jula A; Kajantie E; Kilpeläinen TO; Koiranen M; Kolcic I; Koskinen S; Kovacs P; Laitinen J; Liu J; Lokki ML; Marusic A; Maschio A; Meitinger T; Mulas A; Paré G; Parker AN; Peden JF; Petersmann A; Pichler I; Pietiläinen KH; Pouta A; Ridderstråle M; Rotter JI; Sambrook JG; Sanders AR; Schmidt CO; Sinisalo J; Smit JH; Stringham HM; Bragi Walters G; Widen E; Wild SH; Willemsen G; Zagato L; Zgaga L; Zitting P; Alavere H; Farrall M; McArdle WL; Nelis M; Peters MJ; Ripatti S; van Meurs JB; Aben KK; Ardlie KG; Beckmann JS; Beilby JP; Bergman RN; Bergmann S; Collins FS; Cusi D; den Heijer M; Eiriksdottir G; Gejman PV; Hall AS; Hamsten A; Huikuri HV; Iribarren C; Kähönen M; Kaprio J; Kathiresan S; Kiemeney L; Kocher T; Launer LJ; Lehtimäki T; Melander O; Mosley TH; Musk AW; Nieminen MS; O'Donnell CJ; Ohlsson C; Oostra B; Palmer LJ; Raitakari O; Ridker PM; Rioux JD; Rissanen A; Rivolta C; Schunkert H; Shuldiner AR; Siscovick DS; Stumvoll M; Tönjes A; Tuomilehto J; van Ommen GJ; Viikari J; Heath AC; Martin NG; Montgomery GW; Province MA; Kayser M; Arnold AM; Atwood LD; Boerwinkle E; Chanock SJ; Deloukas P; Gieger C; Grönberg H; Hall P; Hattersley AT; Hengstenberg C; Hoffman W; Lathrop GM; Salomaa V; Schreiber S; Uda M; Waterworth D; Wright AF; Assimes TL; Barroso I; Hofman A; Mohlke KL; Boomsma DI; Caulfield MJ; Cupples LA; Erdmann J; Fox CS; Gudnason V; Gyllensten U; Harris TB; Hayes RB; Jarvelin MR; Mooser V; Munroe PB; Ouwehand WH; Penninx BW; Pramstaller PP; Quertermous T; Rudan I; Samani NJ; Spector TD; Völzke H; Watkins H; Wilson JF; Groop LC; Haritunians T; Hu FB; Kaplan RC; Metspalu A; North KE; Schlessinger D; Wareham NJ; Hunter DJ; O'Connell JR; Strachan DP; Wichmann HE; Borecki IB; van Duijn CM; Schadt EE; Thorsteinsdottir U; Peltonen L; Uitterlinden AG; Visscher PM; Chatterjee N; Loos RJ; Boehnke M; McCarthy MI; Ingelsson E; Lindgren CM; Abecasis GR; Stefansson K; Frayling TM; Hirschhorn JN (2010)
      Most common human traits and diseases have a polygenic pattern of inheritance: DNA sequence variants at many genetic loci influence the phenotype. Genome-wide association (GWA) studies have identified more than 600 variants ...
    • 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 ...
    • The Influence of Age and Sex on Genetic Associations with Adult Body Size and Shape: A Large-Scale Genome-Wide Interaction Study 

      Winkler TW; Justice AE; Graff M; Barata L; Feitosa MF; Chu S; Czajkowski J; Esko T; Fall T; Kilpeläinen TO; Lu Y; Mägi R; Mihailov E; Pers TH; Rüeger S; Teumer A; Ehret GB; Ferreira T; Heard-Costa NL; Karjalainen J; Lagou V; Mahajan A; Neinast MD; Prokopenko I; Simino J; Teslovich TM; Jansen R; Westra HJ; White CC; Absher D; Ahluwalia TS; Ahmad S; Albrecht E; Alves AC; Bragg-Gresham JL; de Craen AJ; Bis JC; Bonnefond A; Boucher G; Cadby G; Cheng YC; Chiang CW; Delgado G; Demirkan A; Dueker N; Eklund N; Eiriksdottir G; Eriksson J; Feenstra B; Fischer K; Frau F; Galesloot TE; Geller F; Goel A; Gorski M; Grammer TB; Gustafsson S; Haitjema S; Hottenga JJ; Huffman JE; Jackson AU; Jacobs KB; Johansson Å; Kaakinen M; Kleber ME; Lahti J; Mateo Leach I; Lehne B; Liu Y; Lo KS; Lorentzon M; Luan J; Madden PA; Mangino M; McKnight B; Medina-Gomez C; Monda KL; Montasser ME; Müller G; Müller-Nurasyid M; Nolte IM; Panoutsopoulou K; Pascoe L; Paternoster L; Rayner NW; Renström F; Rizzi F; Rose LM; 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Musk AW; Nieminen MS; Njølstad I; Ohlsson C; Oldehinkel AJ; Oostra BA; Palmer LJ; Pankow JS; Pasterkamp G; Pedersen NL; Pedersen O; Penninx BW; Perola M; Peters A; Polašek O; Pramstaller PP; Psaty BM; Qi L; Quertermous T; Raitakari OT; Rankinen T; Rauramaa R; Ridker PM; Rioux JD; Rivadeneira F; Rotter JI; Rudan I; den Ruijter HM; Saltevo J; Sattar N; Schunkert H; Schwarz PE; Shuldiner AR; Sinisalo J; Snieder H; Sørensen TI; Spector TD; Staessen JA; Stefania B; Thorsteinsdottir U; Stumvoll M; Tardif JC; Tremoli E; Tuomilehto J; Uitterlinden AG; Uusitupa M; Verbeek AL; Vermeulen SH; Viikari JS; Vitart V; Völzke H; Vollenweider P; Waeber G; Walker M; Wallaschofski H; Wareham NJ; Watkins H; Zeggini E; CHARGE Consortium; DIAGRAM Consortium; GLGC Consortium; Global-BPGen Consortium; ICBP Consortium; MAGIC Consortium; Chakravarti A; Clegg DJ; Cupples LA; Gordon-Larsen P; Jaquish CE; Rao DC; Abecasis GR; Assimes TL; Barroso I; Berndt SI; Boehnke M; Deloukas P; Fox CS; Groop LC; Hunter DJ; Ingelsson E; Kaplan RC; McCarthy MI; Mohlke KL; O'Connell JR; Schlessinger D; Strachan DP; Stefansson K; van Duijn CM; Hirschhorn JN; Lindgren CM; Heid IM; North KE; Borecki IB; Kutalik Z; Loos RJ (2015)
      Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have identified more than 100 genetic variants contributing to BMI, a measure of body size, or waist-to-hip ratio (adjusted for BMI, WHRadjBMI), a measure of body shape. Body size and ...
    • Mendelian randomisation analyses and pulmonary factors mediate the effect of height on coronary artery disease 

      Marouli E; Del Greco MF; Astley CM; Yang J; Ahmad S; Berndt SI; Caulfield MJ; Evangelou E; McKnight B; Medina-Gomez C; van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV; Warren HR; Zhu Z; Hirschhorn JN; Loos RJF; Kutalik Z; Deloukas P (2019)
      There is evidence that lower height is associated with a higher risk of coronary artery disease (CAD) and increased risk of type 2 diabetes (T2D). It is not clear though whether these associations are causal, direct or ...
    • 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. ...
    • New genetic loci link adipose and insulin biology to body fat distribution 

      Shungin D; Winkler TW; Croteau-Chonka DC; Ferreira T; Locke AE; Mägi R; Strawbridge RJ; Pers TH; Fischer K; Justice AE; Workalemahu T; Wu JM; Buchkovich ML; Heard-Costa NL; Roman TS; Drong AW; Song C; Gustafsson S; Day FR; Esko T; Fall T; Kutalik Z; Luan J; Randall JC; Scherag A; Vedantam S; Wood AR; Chen J; Fehrmann R; Karjalainen J; Kahali B; Liu CT; Schmidt EM; Absher D; Amin N; Anderson D; Beekman M; Bragg-Gresham JL; Buyske S; Demirkan A; Ehret GB; Feitosa MF; Goel A; Jackson AU; Johnson T; Kleber ME; Kristiansson K; Mangino M; Mateo Leach I; Medina-Gomez C; Palmer CD; Pasko D; Pechlivanis S; Peters MJ; Prokopenko I; Stančáková A; Ju Sung Y; Tanaka T; Teumer A; van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV; Yengo L; Zhang W; Albrecht E; Ärnlöv J; Arscott GM; Bandinelli S; Barrett A; Bellis C; Bennett AJ; Berne C; Blüher M; Böhringer S; Bonnet F; Böttcher Y; Bruinenberg M; Carba DB; Caspersen IH; Clarke R; Daw EW; Deelen J; Deelman E; Delgado G; Doney AS; Eklund N; Erdos MR; Estrada K; Eury E; Friedrich N; Garcia ME; Giedraitis V; Gigante B; Go AS; Golay A; Grallert H; Grammer TB; Gräßler J; Grewal J; Groves CJ; Haller T; Hallmans G; Hartman CA; Hassinen M; Hayward C; Heikkilä K; Herzig KH; Helmer Q; Hillege HL; Holmen O; Hunt SC; Isaacs A; Ittermann T; James AL; Johansson I; Juliusdottir T; Kalafati IP; Kinnunen L; Koenig W; Kooner IK; Kratzer W; Lamina C; Leander K; Lee NR; Lichtner P; Lind L; Lindström J; Lobbens S; Lorentzon M; Mach F; Magnusson PK; Mahajan A; McArdle WL; Menni C; Merger S; Mihailov E; Milani L; Mills R; Moayyeri A; Monda KL; Mooijaart SP; Mühleisen TW; Mulas A; Müller G; Müller-Nurasyid M; Nagaraja R; Nalls MA; Narisu N; Glorioso N; Nolte IM; Olden M; Rayner NW; Renstrom F; Ried JS; Robertson NR; Rose LM; Sanna S; Scharnagl H; Scholtens S; Sennblad B; Seufferlein T; Sitlani CM; Vernon Smith A; Stirrups K; Stringham HM; Sundström J; Swertz MA; Swift AJ; Syvänen AC; Tayo BO; Thorand B; Thorleifsson G; Tomaschitz A; Troffa C; van Oort FV; Verweij N; Vonk JM; Waite LL; Wennauer R; Wilsgaard T; Wojczynski MK; Wong A; Zhang Q; Hua Zhao J; Brennan EP; Choi M; Eriksson P; Folkersen L; Franco-Cereceda A; Gharavi AG; Hedman ÅK; Hivert MF; Huang J; Kanoni S; Karpe F; Keildson S; Kiryluk K; Liang L; Lifton RP; Ma B; McKnight AJ; McPherson R; Metspalu A; Min JL; Moffatt MF; Montgomery GW; Murabito JM; Nicholson G; Nyholt DR; Olsson C; Perry JR; Reinmaa E; Salem RM; Sandholm N; Schadt EE; Scott RA; Stolk L; Vallejo EE; Westra HJ; Zondervan KT; ADIPOGen Consortium; CARDIOGRAMplusC4D Consortium; CKDGen Consortium; GEFOS Consortium; GENIE Consortium; GLGC; ICBP; International Endogene Consortium; LifeLines Cohort Study; MAGIC Investigators; MuTHER Consortium; PAGE Consortium; ReproGen Consortium; Amouyel P; Arveiler D; Bakker SJ; Beilby J; Bergman RN; Blangero J; Brown MJ; Burnier M; Campbell H; Chakravarti A; Chines PS; Claudi-Boehm S; Collins FS; Crawford DC; Danesh J; de Faire U; de Geus EJ; Dörr M; Erbel R; Eriksson JG; Farrall M; Ferrannini E; Ferrières J; Forouhi NG; Forrester T; Franco OH; Gansevoort RT; Gieger C; Gudnason V; Haiman CA; Harris TB; Hattersley AT; Heliövaara M; Hicks AA; Hingorani AD; Hoffmann W; Hofman A; Homuth G; Humphries SE; Hyppönen E; Illig T; Jarvelin MR; Johansen B; Jousilahti P; Jula AM; Kaprio J; Kee F; Keinanen-Kiukaanniemi SM; Kooner JS; Kooperberg C; Kovacs P; Kraja AT; Kumari M; Kuulasmaa K; Kuusisto J; Lakka TA; Langenberg C; Le Marchand L; Lehtimäki T; Lyssenko V; Männistö S; Marette A; Matise TC; McKenzie CA; McKnight B; Musk AW; Möhlenkamp S; Morris AD; Nelis M; Ohlsson C; Oldehinkel AJ; Ong KK; Palmer LJ; Penninx BW; Peters A; Pramstaller PP; Raitakari OT; Rankinen T; Rao DC; Rice TK; Ridker PM; Ritchie MD; Rudan I; Salomaa V; Samani NJ; Saramies J; Sarzynski MA; Schwarz PE; Shuldiner AR; Staessen JA; Steinthorsdottir V; Stolk RP; Strauch K; Tönjes A; Tremblay A; Tremoli E; Vohl MC; Völker U; Vollenweider P; Wilson JF; Witteman JC; Adair LS; Bochud M; Boehm BO; Bornstein SR; Bouchard C; Cauchi S; Caulfield MJ; Chambers JC; Chasman DI; Cooper RS; Dedoussis G; Ferrucci L; Froguel P; Grabe HJ; Hamsten A; Hui J; Hveem K; Jöckel KH; Kivimaki M; Kuh D; Laakso M; Liu Y; März W; 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; Sinisalo J; Slagboom PE; Snieder H; Spector TD; Thorsteinsdottir U; Stumvoll M; Tuomilehto J; Uitterlinden AG; Uusitupa M; van der Harst P; Veronesi G; Walker M; Wareham NJ; Watkins H; Wichmann HE; Abecasis GR; Assimes TL; Berndt SI; Boehnke M; Borecki IB; Deloukas P; Franke L; Frayling TM; Groop LC; Hunter DJ; Kaplan RC; O'Connell JR; Qi L; Schlessinger D; Strachan DP; Stefansson K; van Duijn CM; Willer CJ; Visscher PM; Yang J; Hirschhorn JN; Zillikens MC; McCarthy MI; Speliotes EK; North KE; Fox CS; Barroso I; Franks PW; Ingelsson E; Heid IM; Loos RJ; Cupples LA; Morris AP; Lindgren CM; Mohlke KL (2015)
      Body fat distribution is a heritable trait and a well-established predictor of adverse metabolic outcomes, independent of overall adiposity. To increase our understanding of the genetic basis of body fat distribution and ...
    • Seventy-five genetic loci influencing the human red blood cell 

      van der Harst P; Zhang W; Mateo Leach I; Rendon A; Verweij N; Sehmi J; Paul DS; Elling U; Allayee H; Li X; Radhakrishnan A; Tan ST; Voss K; Weichenberger CX; Albers CA; Al-Hussani A; Asselbergs FW; Ciullo M; Danjou F; Dina C; Esko T; Evans DM; Franke L; Gögele M; Hartiala J; Hersch M; Holm H; Hottenga JJ; Kanoni S; Kleber ME; Lagou V; Langenberg C; Lopez LM; Lyytikäinen LP; Melander O; Murgia F; Nolte IM; O'Reilly PF; Padmanabhan S; Parsa A; Pirastu N; Porcu E; Portas L; Prokopenko I; Ried JS; Shin SY; Tang CS; Teumer A; Traglia M; Ulivi S; Westra HJ; Yang J; Zhao JH; Anni F; Abdellaoui A; Attwood A; Balkau B; Bandinelli S; Bastardot F; Benyamin B; Boehm BO; Cookson WO; Das D; de Bakker PI; de Boer RA; de Geus EJ; de Moor MH; Dimitriou M; Domingues FS; Döring A; Engström G; Eyjolfsson GI; Ferrucci L; Fischer K; Galanello R; Garner SF; Genser B; Gibson QD; Girotto G; Gudbjartsson DF; Harris SE; Hartikainen AL; Hastie CE; Hedblad B; Illig T; Jolley J; Kähönen M; Kema IP; Kemp JP; Liang L; Lloyd-Jones H; Loos RJ; Meacham S; Medland SE; Meisinger C; Memari Y; Mihailov E; Miller K; Moffatt MF; Nauck M; Novatchkova M; Nutile T; Olafsson I; Onundarson PT; Parracciani D; Penninx BW; Perseu L; Piga A; Pistis G; Pouta A; Puc U; Raitakari O; Ring SM; Robino A; Ruggiero D; Ruokonen A; Saint-Pierre A; Sala C; Salumets A; Sambrook J; Schepers H; Schmidt CO; Silljé HH; Sladek R; Smit JH; Starr JM; Stephens J; Sulem P; Tanaka T; Thorsteinsdottir U; Tragante V; van Gilst WH; van Pelt LJ; van Veldhuisen DJ; Völker U; Whitfield JB; Willemsen G; Winkelmann BR; Wirnsberger G; Algra A; Cucca F; D'Adamo AP; Danesh J; Deary IJ; Dominiczak AF; Elliott P; Fortina P; Froguel P; Gasparini P; Greinacher A; Hazen SL; Jarvelin MR; Khaw KT; Lehtimäki T; Maerz W; Martin NG; Metspalu A; Mitchell BD; Montgomery GW; Moore C; Navis G; Pirastu M; Pramstaller PP; Ramirez-Solis R; Schadt E; Scott J; Shuldiner AR; Smith GD; Smith JG; Snieder H; Sorice R; Spector TD; Stefansson K; Stumvoll M; Tang WH; Toniolo D; Tönjes A; Visscher PM; Vollenweider P; Wareham NJ; Wolffenbuttel BH; Boomsma DI; Beckmann JS; Dedoussis GV; Deloukas P; Ferreira MA; Sanna S; Uda M; Hicks AA; Penninger JM; Gieger C; Kooner JS; Ouwehand WH; Soranzo N; Chambers JC (2012)
      Anaemia is a chief determinant of global ill health, contributing to cognitive impairment, growth retardation and impaired physical capacity. To understand further the genetic factors influencing red blood cells, we carried ...
    • Sex-stratified genome-wide association studies including 270,000 individuals show sexual dimorphism in genetic loci for anthropometric traits 

      Randall JC; Winkler TW; Kutalik Z; Berndt SI; Jackson AU; Monda KL; Kilpeläinen TO; Esko T; Mägi R; Li S; Workalemahu T; Feitosa MF; Croteau-Chonka DC; Day FR; Fall T; Ferreira T; Gustafsson S; Locke AE; Mathieson I; Scherag A; Vedantam S; Wood AR; Liang L; Steinthorsdottir V; Thorleifsson G; Dermitzakis ET; Dimas AS; Karpe F; Min JL; Nicholson G; Clegg DJ; Person T; Krohn JP; Bauer S; Buechler C; Eisinger K; DIAGRAM Consortium; Bonnefond A; Froguel P; MAGIC Investigators; Hottenga JJ; Prokopenko I; Waite LL; Harris TB; Smith AV; Shuldiner AR; McArdle WL; Caulfield MJ; Munroe PB; Grönberg H; Chen YD; Li G; Beckmann JS; Johnson T; Thorsteinsdottir U; Teder-Laving M; Khaw KT; Wareham NJ; Zhao JH; Amin N; Oostra BA; Kraja AT; Province MA; Cupples LA; Heard-Costa NL; Kaprio J; Ripatti S; Surakka I; Collins FS; Saramies J; Tuomilehto J; Jula A; Salomaa V; Erdmann J; Hengstenberg C; Loley C; Schunkert H; Lamina C; Wichmann HE; Albrecht E; Gieger C; Hicks AA; Johansson A; Pramstaller PP; Kathiresan S; Speliotes EK; Penninx B; Hartikainen AL; Jarvelin MR; Gyllensten U; Boomsma DI; Campbell H; Wilson JF; Chanock SJ; Farrall M; Goel A; Medina-Gomez C; Rivadeneira F; Estrada K; Uitterlinden AG; Hofman A; Zillikens MC; den Heijer M; Kiemeney LA; Maschio A; Hall P; Tyrer J; Teumer A; Völzke H; Kovacs P; Tönjes A; Mangino M; Spector TD; Hayward C; Rudan I; Hall AS; Samani NJ; Attwood AP; Sambrook JG; Hung J; Palmer LJ; Lokki ML; Sinisalo J; Boucher G; Huikuri H; Lorentzon M; Ohlsson C; Eklund N; Eriksson JG; Barlassina C; Rivolta C; Nolte IM; Snieder H; van der Klauw MM; van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV; Gejman PV; Shi J; Jacobs KB; Wang Z; Bakker SJ; Mateo Leach I; Navis G; van der Harst P; Martin NG; Medland SE; Montgomery GW; Yang J; Chasman DI; Ridker PM; Rose LM; Lehtimäki T; Raitakari O; Absher D; Iribarren C; Basart H; Hovingh KG; Hyppönen E; Power C; Anderson D; Beilby JP; Hui J; Jolley J; Sager H; Bornstein SR; Schwarz PE; Kristiansson K; Perola M; Lindström J; Swift AJ; Uusitupa M; Atalay M; Lakka TA; Rauramaa R; Bolton JL; Fowkes G; Fraser RM; Price JF; Fischer K; Krjutå Kov K; Metspalu A; Mihailov E; Langenberg C; Luan J; Ong KK; Chines PS; Keinanen-Kiukaanniemi SM; Saaristo TE; Edkins S; Franks PW; Hallmans G; Shungin D; Morris AD; Palmer CN; Erbel R; Moebus S; Nöthen MM; Pechlivanis S; Hveem K; Narisu N; Hamsten A; Humphries SE; Strawbridge RJ; Tremoli E; Grallert H; Thorand B; Illig T; Koenig W; Müller-Nurasyid M; Peters A; Boehm BO; Kleber ME; März W; Winkelmann BR; Kuusisto J; Laakso M; Arveiler D; Cesana G; Kuulasmaa K; Virtamo J; Yarnell JW; Kuh D; Wong A; Lind L; de Faire U; Gigante B; Magnusson PK; Pedersen NL; Dedoussis G; Dimitriou M; Kolovou G; Kanoni S; Stirrups K; Bonnycastle LL; Njølstad I; Wilsgaard T; Ganna A; Rehnberg E; Hingorani A; Kivimaki M; Kumari M; Assimes TL; Barroso I; Boehnke M; Borecki IB; Deloukas P; Fox CS; Frayling T; Groop LC; Haritunians T; Hunter D; Ingelsson E; Kaplan R; Mohlke KL; O'Connell JR; Schlessinger D; Strachan DP; Stefansson K; van Duijn CM; Abecasis GR; McCarthy MI; Hirschhorn JN; Qi L; Loos RJ; Lindgren CM; North KE; Heid IM (2013)
      Given the anthropometric differences between men and women and previous evidence of sex-difference in genetic effects, we conducted a genome-wide search for sexually dimorphic associations with height, weight, body mass ...