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    • Meta-analysis identifies common and rare variants influencing blood pressure and overlapping with metabolic trait loci. 

      Liu, Chunyu; Kraja, Aldi T; Smith, Jennifer A; Brody, Jennifer A; Franceschini, Nora; Bis, Joshua C; Rice, Kenneth et al. (2016-10)
    • Objective Measures of Activity in the Elderly: Distribution and Associations With Demographic and Health Factors. 

      Koolhaas, Chantal M; van, Rooij Frank JA; Schoufour, Josje D; Cepeda, Magda; Tiemeier, Henning; Brage, Soren; Franco, Oscar H (Elsevier, 2017-10)
    • Predictive value for cardiovascular events of common carotid intima media thickness and its rate of change in individuals at high cardiovascular risk - Results from the PROG-IMT collaboration. 

      Lorenz, Matthias W; Gao, Lu; Ziegelbauer, Kathrin; Norata, Giuseppe Danilo; Empana, Jean Philippe; Schmidtmann, Irene; Lin, Hung-Ju et al. (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2018-01)
      Aims: Carotid intima media thickness (CIMT) predicts cardiovascular (CVD) events, but the predictive value of CIMT change is debated. We assessed the relation between CIMT change and events in individuals at high cardiovascular ...
    • Protein-altering variants associated with body mass index implicate pathways that control energy intake and expenditure in obesity. 

      Turcot, Valérie; Lu, Yingchang; Highland, Heather M; Schurmann, Claudia; Justice, Anne E; Fine, Rebecca S; Bradfield, Jonathan P et al. (Springer Nature, 2018-01)
      Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have identified >250 loci for body mass index (BMI), implicating pathways related to neuronal biology. Most GWAS loci represent clusters of common, non-coding variants from which ...
    • The Role of DNA Methylation and Histone Modifications in Neurodegenerative Diseases: A Systematic Review. 

      Wen, Ke-Xin; Miliç, Jelena; El-Khodor, Bassem; Dhana, Klodian; Nano, Jana; Pulido, Tammy; Kraja, Bledar et al. (2016-01)
    • The role of DNA methylation in dyslipidaemia: A systematic review. 

      Braun, Kim VE; Voortman, Trudy; Dhana, Klodian; Troup, Jenna; Bramer, Wichor M; Troup, John; Chowdhury, Rajiv et al. (2016-10-13)
    • Worldwide trends in body-mass index, underweight, overweight, and obesity from 1975 to 2016: a pooled analysis of 2416 population-based measurement studies in 128.9 million children, adolescents, and adults 

      Ezzati, Majid; Bentham, James; Di Cesare, Mariachiara; Bilano, Ver; Bixby, Honor; Zhou, Bin; Stevens, Gretchen A et al. (2017-12-16)
      Underweight, overweight, and obesity in childhood and adolescence are associated with adverse health consequences throughout the life-course. Our aim was to estimate worldwide trends in mean body-mass index (BMI) and a ...