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Paul Franks, Ph.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Paul Franks and James Meigs.
Connection Strength

1.435
  1. Meta-analysis investigating associations between healthy diet and fasting glucose and insulin levels and modification by loci associated with glucose homeostasis in data from 15 cohorts. Am J Epidemiol. 2013 Jan 15; 177(2):103-15.
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    Score: 0.136
  2. Association between parental history of diabetes and type 2 diabetes genetic risk scores in the PPP-Botnia and Framingham Offspring Studies. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2011 Aug; 93(2):e76-e79.
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    Score: 0.122
  3. Interactions of dietary whole-grain intake with fasting glucose- and insulin-related genetic loci in individuals of European descent: a meta-analysis of 14 cohort studies. Diabetes Care. 2010 Dec; 33(12):2684-91.
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    Score: 0.116
  4. The trans-ancestral genomic architecture of glycemic traits. Nat Genet. 2021 06; 53(6):840-860.
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    Score: 0.061
  5. Publisher Correction: Sex-dimorphic genetic effects and novel loci for fasting glucose and insulin variability. Nat Commun. 2021 Feb 08; 12(1):995.
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    Score: 0.060
  6. Sex-dimorphic genetic effects and novel loci for fasting glucose and insulin variability. Nat Commun. 2021 01 05; 12(1):24.
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    Score: 0.060
  7. Quality of dietary fat and genetic risk of type 2 diabetes: individual participant data meta-analysis. BMJ. 2019 07 25; 366:l4292.
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    Score: 0.054
  8. Refining the accuracy of validated target identification through coding variant fine-mapping in type 2 diabetes. Nat Genet. 2018 04; 50(4):559-571.
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    Score: 0.049
  9. Erratum: Sequence data and association statistics from 12,940 type 2 diabetes cases and controls. Sci Data. 2018 01 23; 5:180002.
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    Score: 0.049
  10. Sequence data and association statistics from 12,940 type 2 diabetes cases and controls. Sci Data. 2017 12 19; 4:170179.
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    Score: 0.048
  11. Exome-wide association study of plasma lipids in >300,000 individuals. Nat Genet. 2017 Dec; 49(12):1758-1766.
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    Score: 0.048
  12. An Expanded Genome-Wide Association Study of Type 2 Diabetes in Europeans. Diabetes. 2017 11; 66(11):2888-2902.
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    Score: 0.046
  13. A Low-Frequency Inactivating AKT2 Variant Enriched in the Finnish Population Is Associated With Fasting Insulin Levels and Type 2 Diabetes Risk. Diabetes. 2017 07; 66(7):2019-2032.
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    Score: 0.046
  14. Plasma Levels of Fatty Acid-Binding Protein 4, Retinol-Binding Protein 4, High-Molecular-Weight Adiponectin, and Cardiovascular Mortality Among Men With Type 2 Diabetes: A 22-Year Prospective Study. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2016 11; 36(11):2259-2267.
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    Score: 0.044
  15. The genetic architecture of type 2 diabetes. Nature. 2016 08 04; 536(7614):41-47.
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    Score: 0.044
  16. A genomic approach to therapeutic target validation identifies a glucose-lowering GLP1R variant protective for coronary heart disease. Sci Transl Med. 2016 06 01; 8(341):341ra76.
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    Score: 0.043
  17. Genetic fine mapping and genomic annotation defines causal mechanisms at type 2 diabetes susceptibility loci. Nat Genet. 2015 Dec; 47(12):1415-25.
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    Score: 0.042
  18. Consumption of meat is associated with higher fasting glucose and insulin concentrations regardless of glucose and insulin genetic risk scores: a meta-analysis of 50,345 Caucasians. Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 Nov; 102(5):1266-78.
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    Score: 0.041
  19. Low-frequency and rare exome chip variants associate with fasting glucose and type 2 diabetes susceptibility. Nat Commun. 2015 Jan 29; 6:5897.
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    Score: 0.039
  20. Higher magnesium intake is associated with lower fasting glucose and insulin, with no evidence of interaction with select genetic loci, in a meta-analysis of 15 CHARGE Consortium Studies. J Nutr. 2013 Mar; 143(3):345-53.
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    Score: 0.034
  21. Large-scale association analyses identify new loci influencing glycemic traits and provide insight into the underlying biological pathways. Nat Genet. 2012 Sep; 44(9):991-1005.
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    Score: 0.033
  22. A genome-wide approach accounting for body mass index identifies genetic variants influencing fasting glycemic traits and insulin resistance. Nat Genet. 2012 May 13; 44(6):659-69.
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    Score: 0.033
  23. Novel loci for adiponectin levels and their influence on type 2 diabetes and metabolic traits: a multi-ethnic meta-analysis of 45,891 individuals. PLoS Genet. 2012; 8(3):e1002607.
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    Score: 0.032
  24. No interactions between previously associated 2-hour glucose gene variants and physical activity or BMI on 2-hour glucose levels. Diabetes. 2012 May; 61(5):1291-6.
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    Score: 0.032
  25. A genome-wide association search for type 2 diabetes genes in African Americans. PLoS One. 2012; 7(1):e29202.
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    Score: 0.032
  26. Total zinc intake may modify the glucose-raising effect of a zinc transporter (SLC30A8) variant: a 14-cohort meta-analysis. Diabetes. 2011 Sep; 60(9):2407-16.
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    Score: 0.031
  27. Updated genetic score based on 34 confirmed type 2 diabetes Loci is associated with diabetes incidence and regression to normoglycemia in the diabetes prevention program. Diabetes. 2011 Apr; 60(4):1340-8.
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    Score: 0.030
  28. New genetic loci implicated in fasting glucose homeostasis and their impact on type 2 diabetes risk. Nat Genet. 2010 Feb; 42(2):105-16.
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    Score: 0.028
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