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Lu Qi, Ph.D., M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Lu Qi and David Hunter.
Connection Strength

2.517
  1. DNA Methylation Variants at HIF3A Locus, B-Vitamin Intake, and Long-term Weight Change: Gene-Diet Interactions in Two U.S. Cohorts. Diabetes. 2015 Sep; 64(9):3146-54.
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    Score: 0.161
  2. FTO genetic variants, dietary intake and body mass index: insights from 177,330 individuals. Hum Mol Genet. 2014 Dec 20; 23(25):6961-72.
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    Score: 0.153
  3. Fried food consumption, genetic risk, and body mass index: gene-diet interaction analysis in three US cohort studies. BMJ. 2014 Mar 19; 348:g1610.
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    Score: 0.149
  4. Sugar-sweetened beverages and genetic risk of obesity. N Engl J Med. 2012 Oct 11; 367(15):1387-96.
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    Score: 0.134
  5. Genetic variants at 2q24 are associated with susceptibility to type 2 diabetes. Hum Mol Genet. 2010 Jul 01; 19(13):2706-15.
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    Score: 0.114
  6. Genome-wide association study identifies variants at the IL18-BCO2 locus associated with interleukin-18 levels. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2010 Apr; 30(4):885-90.
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    Score: 0.112
  7. Genetic variants in ABO blood group region, plasma soluble E-selectin levels and risk of type 2 diabetes. Hum Mol Genet. 2010 May 01; 19(9):1856-62.
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    Score: 0.112
  8. The common obesity variant near MC4R gene is associated with higher intakes of total energy and dietary fat, weight change and diabetes risk in women. Hum Mol Genet. 2008 Nov 15; 17(22):3502-8.
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    Score: 0.101
  9. Fat mass-and obesity-associated (FTO) gene variant is associated with obesity: longitudinal analyses in two cohort studies and functional test. Diabetes. 2008 Nov; 57(11):3145-51.
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    Score: 0.101
  10. Associations of the apolipoprotein A1/C3/A4/A5 gene cluster with triglyceride and HDL cholesterol levels in women with type 2 diabetes. Atherosclerosis. 2007 May; 192(1):204-10.
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    Score: 0.087
  11. Adiponectin genetic variability, plasma adiponectin, and cardiovascular risk in patients with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes. 2006 May; 55(5):1512-6.
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    Score: 0.086
  12. Genetic variation in IL6 gene and type 2 diabetes: tagging-SNP haplotype analysis in large-scale case-control study and meta-analysis. Hum Mol Genet. 2006 Jun 01; 15(11):1914-20.
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    Score: 0.086
  13. HFE genetic variability, body iron stores, and the risk of type 2 diabetes in U.S. women. Diabetes. 2005 Dec; 54(12):3567-72.
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    Score: 0.084
  14. The +276 polymorphism of the APM1 gene, plasma adiponectin concentration, and cardiovascular risk in diabetic men. Diabetes. 2005 May; 54(5):1607-10.
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    Score: 0.080
  15. Diet quality and genetic association with body mass index: results from 3 observational studies. Am J Clin Nutr. 2018 12 01; 108(6):1291-1300.
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    Score: 0.052
  16. 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
  17. Genome-wide meta-analysis of 241,258 adults accounting for smoking behaviour identifies novel loci for obesity traits. Nat Commun. 2017 04 26; 8:14977.
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    Score: 0.046
  18. A principal component meta-analysis on multiple anthropometric traits identifies novel loci for body shape. Nat Commun. 2016 11 23; 7:13357.
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    Score: 0.045
  19. 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
  20. 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: 0.041
  21. New genetic loci link adipose and insulin biology to body fat distribution. Nature. 2015 Feb 12; 518(7538):187-196.
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    Score: 0.040
  22. 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: 0.040
  23. Defining the role of common variation in the genomic and biological architecture of adult human height. Nat Genet. 2014 Nov; 46(11):1173-86.
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    Score: 0.039
  24. Genome-wide trans-ancestry meta-analysis provides insight into the genetic architecture of type 2 diabetes susceptibility. Nat Genet. 2014 Mar; 46(3):234-44.
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    Score: 0.037
  25. 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: 0.035
  26. Identification of heart rate-associated loci and their effects on cardiac conduction and rhythm disorders. Nat Genet. 2013 Jun; 45(6):621-31.
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    Score: 0.035
  27. 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: 0.035
  28. Novel locus including FGF21 is associated with dietary macronutrient intake. Hum Mol Genet. 2013 May 01; 22(9):1895-902.
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    Score: 0.034
  29. Large-scale association analysis provides insights into the genetic architecture and pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes. Nat Genet. 2012 Sep; 44(9):981-90.
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    Score: 0.033
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. Meta-analysis identifies 13 new loci associated with waist-hip ratio and reveals sexual dimorphism in the genetic basis of fat distribution. Nat Genet. 2010 Nov; 42(11):949-60.
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    Score: 0.029
  33. 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: 0.029
  34. 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: 0.029
  35. Twelve type 2 diabetes susceptibility loci identified through large-scale association analysis. Nat Genet. 2010 Jul; 42(7):579-89.
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    Score: 0.029
  36. Genome-wide association study identifies polymorphisms in LEPR as determinants of plasma soluble leptin receptor levels. Hum Mol Genet. 2010 May 01; 19(9):1846-55.
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    Score: 0.028
  37. Genome-wide association scan meta-analysis identifies three Loci influencing adiposity and fat distribution. PLoS Genet. 2009 Jun; 5(6):e1000508.
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    Score: 0.027
  38. Joint effects of common genetic variants on the risk for type 2 diabetes in U.S. men and women of European ancestry. Ann Intern Med. 2009 Apr 21; 150(8):541-50.
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    Score: 0.026
  39. Six new loci associated with body mass index highlight a neuronal influence on body weight regulation. Nat Genet. 2009 Jan; 41(1):25-34.
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    Score: 0.026
  40. Common variants near MC4R are associated with fat mass, weight and risk of obesity. Nat Genet. 2008 Jun; 40(6):768-75.
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    Score: 0.025
  41. Interaction between dietary fat intake and the cholesterol ester transfer protein TaqIB polymorphism in relation to HDL-cholesterol concentrations among US diabetic men. Am J Clin Nutr. 2007 Nov; 86(5):1524-9.
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    Score: 0.024
  42. Variant of transcription factor 7-like 2 (TCF7L2) gene and the risk of type 2 diabetes in large cohorts of U.S. women and men. Diabetes. 2006 Sep; 55(9):2645-8.
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    Score: 0.022
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.