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Sekar Kathiresan, M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Sekar Kathiresan and Paul Ridker.
Connection Strength

2.402
  1. Analysis of predicted loss-of-function variants in UK Biobank identifies variants protective for disease. Nat Commun. 2018 04 24; 9(1):1613.
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    Score: 0.189
  2. Exome-wide association study of plasma lipids in >300,000 individuals. Nat Genet. 2017 Dec; 49(12):1758-1766.
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    Score: 0.183
  3. Genetic Risk, Adherence to a Healthy Lifestyle, and Coronary Disease. N Engl J Med. 2016 12 15; 375(24):2349-2358.
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    Score: 0.171
  4. Inactivating mutations in NPC1L1 and protection from coronary heart disease. N Engl J Med. 2014 Nov 27; 371(22):2072-82.
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    Score: 0.149
  5. Common variants associated with plasma triglycerides and risk for coronary artery disease. Nat Genet. 2013 Nov; 45(11):1345-52.
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    Score: 0.138
  6. 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: 0.124
  7. Biological, clinical and population relevance of 95 loci for blood lipids. Nature. 2010 Aug 05; 466(7307):707-13.
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    Score: 0.111
  8. Forty-three loci associated with plasma lipoprotein size, concentration, and cholesterol content in genome-wide analysis. PLoS Genet. 2009 Nov; 5(11):e1000730.
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    Score: 0.106
  9. Publisher Correction: Protein-altering variants associated with body mass index implicate pathways that control energy intake and expenditure in obesity. Nat Genet. 2019 Jul; 51(7):1191-1192.
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    Score: 0.051
  10. Publisher Correction: Genetic analysis of over 1 million people identifies 535 new loci associated with blood pressure traits. Nat Genet. 2018 12; 50(12):1755.
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    Score: 0.049
  11. Genetic analysis of over 1 million people identifies 535 new loci associated with blood pressure traits. Nat Genet. 2018 10; 50(10):1412-1425.
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    Score: 0.049
  12. Multi-ethnic genome-wide association study for atrial fibrillation. Nat Genet. 2018 06 11; 50(9):1225-1233.
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    Score: 0.048
  13. Publisher Correction: Protein-altering variants associated with body mass index implicate pathways that control energy intake and expenditure in obesity. Nat Genet. 2018 05; 50(5):765-766.
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    Score: 0.047
  14. Publisher Correction: Protein-altering variants associated with body mass index implicate pathways that control energy intake and expenditure in obesity. Nat Genet. 2018 05; 50(5):766-767.
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    Score: 0.047
  15. 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: 0.047
  16. Protein-altering variants associated with body mass index implicate pathways that control energy intake and expenditure in obesity. Nat Genet. 2018 01; 50(1):26-41.
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    Score: 0.046
  17. Erratum: Large-scale analyses of common and rare variants identify 12 new loci associated with atrial fibrillation. Nat Genet. 2017 07 27; 49(8):1286.
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    Score: 0.045
  18. Novel Blood Pressure Locus and Gene Discovery Using Genome-Wide Association Study and Expression Data Sets From Blood and the Kidney. Hypertension. 2017 Jul 24.
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    Score: 0.045
  19. Large-scale analyses of common and rare variants identify 12 new loci associated with atrial fibrillation. Nat Genet. 2017 Jun; 49(6):946-952.
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    Score: 0.044
  20. Rare and low-frequency coding variants alter human adult height. Nature. 2017 02 09; 542(7640):186-190.
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    Score: 0.044
  21. Meta-analysis identifies common and rare variants influencing blood pressure and overlapping with metabolic trait loci. Nat Genet. 2016 10; 48(10):1162-70.
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    Score: 0.042
  22. The genetics of blood pressure regulation and its target organs from association studies in 342,415 individuals. Nat Genet. 2016 10; 48(10):1171-1184.
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    Score: 0.042
  23. Correction: The Influence of Age and Sex on Genetic Associations with Adult Body Size and Shape: A Large-Scale Genome-Wide Interaction Study. PLoS Genet. 2016 06; 12(6):e1006166.
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    Score: 0.042
  24. The Influence of Age and Sex on Genetic Associations with Adult Body Size and Shape: A Large-Scale Genome-Wide Interaction Study. PLoS Genet. 2015 Oct; 11(10):e1005378.
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    Score: 0.040
  25. A comprehensive 1,000 Genomes-based genome-wide association meta-analysis of coronary artery disease. Nat Genet. 2015 Oct; 47(10):1121-1130.
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    Score: 0.039
  26. Genetic risk, coronary heart disease events, and the clinical benefit of statin therapy: an analysis of primary and secondary prevention trials. Lancet. 2015 Jun 06; 385(9984):2264-2271.
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    Score: 0.038
  27. Genetic studies of body mass index yield new insights for obesity biology. Nature. 2015 Feb 12; 518(7538):197-206.
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    Score: 0.038
  28. HMG-coenzyme A reductase inhibition, type 2 diabetes, and bodyweight: evidence from genetic analysis and randomised trials. Lancet. 2015 Jan 24; 385(9965):351-61.
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    Score: 0.037
  29. Discovery and refinement of loci associated with lipid levels. Nat Genet. 2013 Nov; 45(11):1274-1283.
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    Score: 0.035
  30. Multiethnic meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies in >100 000 subjects identifies 23 fibrinogen-associated Loci but no strong evidence of a causal association between circulating fibrinogen and cardiovascular disease. Circulation. 2013 Sep 17; 128(12):1310-24.
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    Score: 0.034
  31. Common genetic loci influencing plasma homocysteine concentrations and their effect on risk of coronary artery disease. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013 Sep; 98(3):668-76.
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    Score: 0.034
  32. Sex-stratified genome-wide association studies including 270,000 individuals show sexual dimorphism in genetic loci for anthropometric traits. PLoS Genet. 2013 Jun; 9(6):e1003500.
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    Score: 0.034
  33. Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies 11 new loci for anthropometric traits and provides insights into genetic architecture. Nat Genet. 2013 May; 45(5):501-12.
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    Score: 0.033
  34. FTO genotype is associated with phenotypic variability of body mass index. Nature. 2012 Oct 11; 490(7419):267-72.
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    Score: 0.032
  35. Meta-analysis identifies six new susceptibility loci for atrial fibrillation. Nat Genet. 2012 Apr 29; 44(6):670-5.
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    Score: 0.031
  36. Genetic variants in novel pathways influence blood pressure and cardiovascular disease risk. Nature. 2011 Sep 11; 478(7367):103-9.
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    Score: 0.030
  37. Association of genetic variation with systolic and diastolic blood pressure among African Americans: the Candidate Gene Association Resource study. Hum Mol Genet. 2011 Jun 01; 20(11):2273-84.
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    Score: 0.029
  38. Association analyses of 249,796 individuals reveal 18 new loci associated with body mass index. Nat Genet. 2010 Nov; 42(11):937-48.
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    Score: 0.028
  39. Hundreds of variants clustered in genomic loci and biological pathways affect human height. Nature. 2010 Oct 14; 467(7317):832-8.
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    Score: 0.028
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