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Frank B. Hu, Ph.D., M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Frank Hu and Paul Ridker.
Connection Strength

1.904
  1. Genetic insights into biological mechanisms governing human ovarian ageing. Nature. 2021 08; 596(7872):393-397.
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    Score: 0.061
  2. Association of the Mediterranean Diet With Onset of Diabetes in the Women's Health Study. JAMA Netw Open. 2020 11 02; 3(11):e2025466.
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    Score: 0.058
  3. Additive and Multiplicative Interactions Between Genetic Risk Score and Family History and Lifestyle in Relation to Risk of Type 2 Diabetes. Am J Epidemiol. 2020 05 05; 189(5):445-460.
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    Score: 0.056
  4. 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: 0.053
  5. Gene-Based Elevated Triglycerides and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Risk in the Women's Genome Health Study. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2019 01; 39(1):97-106.
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    Score: 0.051
  6. Assessment of Risk Factors and Biomarkers Associated With Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Among Women Consuming a Mediterranean Diet. JAMA Netw Open. 2018 12 07; 1(8):e185708.
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    Score: 0.051
  7. Adiposity and Genetic Factors in Relation to Triglycerides and Triglyceride-Rich Lipoproteins in the Women's Genome Health Study. Clin Chem. 2018 01; 64(1):231-241.
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    Score: 0.047
  8. Corrigendum: 1000 Genomes-based meta-analysis identifies 10 novel loci for kidney function. Sci Rep. 2017 05 26; 7:46835.
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    Score: 0.046
  9. 1000 Genomes-based meta-analysis identifies 10 novel loci for kidney function. Sci Rep. 2017 04 28; 7:45040.
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    Score: 0.046
  10. Genomic analyses identify hundreds of variants associated with age at menarche and support a role for puberty timing in cancer risk. Nat Genet. 2017 Jun; 49(6):834-841.
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    Score: 0.045
  11. SOS2 and ACP1 Loci Identified through Large-Scale Exome Chip Analysis Regulate Kidney Development and Function. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Mar; 28(3):981-994.
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    Score: 0.044
  12. 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: 0.044
  13. 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: 0.043
  14. Four Susceptibility Loci for Gallstone Disease Identified in a Meta-analysis of Genome-Wide Association Studies. Gastroenterology. 2016 Aug; 151(2):351-363.e28.
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    Score: 0.042
  15. Genome-wide meta-analysis uncovers novel loci influencing circulating leptin levels. Nat Commun. 2016 Feb 01; 7:10494.
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    Score: 0.042
  16. Genetic associations at 53 loci highlight cell types and biological pathways relevant for kidney function. Nat Commun. 2016 Jan 21; 7:10023.
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    Score: 0.042
  17. Genome-wide association analysis identifies TXNRD2, ATXN2 and FOXC1 as susceptibility loci for primary open-angle glaucoma. Nat Genet. 2016 Feb; 48(2):189-94.
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    Score: 0.042
  18. Corrigendum: Rare coding variants and X-linked loci associated with age at menarche. Nat Commun. 2015 Dec 17; 6:10257.
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    Score: 0.041
  19. 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
  20. Large-scale genomic analyses link reproductive aging to hypothalamic signaling, breast cancer susceptibility and BRCA1-mediated DNA repair. Nat Genet. 2015 Nov; 47(11):1294-1303.
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    Score: 0.041
  21. Rare coding variants and X-linked loci associated with age at menarche. Nat Commun. 2015 Aug 04; 6:7756.
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    Score: 0.040
  22. Using genetics to test the causal relationship of total adiposity and periodontitis: Mendelian randomization analyses in the Gene-Lifestyle Interactions and Dental Endpoints (GLIDE) Consortium. Int J Epidemiol. 2015 Apr; 44(2):638-50.
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    Score: 0.040
  23. Dietary fatty acids modulate associations between genetic variants and circulating fatty acids in plasma and erythrocyte membranes: Meta-analysis of nine studies in the CHARGE consortium. Mol Nutr Food Res. 2015 Jul; 59(7):1373-83.
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    Score: 0.039
  24. Genetic loci associated with circulating phospholipid trans fatty acids: a meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies from the CHARGE Consortium. Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 Feb; 101(2):398-406.
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    Score: 0.039
  25. Genetic loci associated with circulating levels of very long-chain saturated fatty acids. J Lipid Res. 2015 Jan; 56(1):176-84.
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    Score: 0.038
  26. Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies six novel loci associated with habitual coffee consumption. Mol Psychiatry. 2015 May; 20(5):647-656.
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    Score: 0.038
  27. 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: 0.038
  28. Parent-of-origin-specific allelic associations among 106 genomic loci for age at menarche. Nature. 2014 Oct 02; 514(7520):92-97.
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    Score: 0.038
  29. 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: 0.037
  30. Common variants in Mendelian kidney disease genes and their association with renal function. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2013 Dec; 24(12):2105-17.
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    Score: 0.035
  31. Gene × physical activity interactions in obesity: combined analysis of 111,421 individuals of European ancestry. PLoS Genet. 2013; 9(7):e1003607.
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    Score: 0.035
  32. 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: 0.034
  33. Association of adiposity genetic variants with menarche timing in 92,105 women of European descent. Am J Epidemiol. 2013 Aug 01; 178(3):451-60.
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    Score: 0.034
  34. 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
  35. A genome-wide association study of early menopause and the combined impact of identified variants. Hum Mol Genet. 2013 Apr 01; 22(7):1465-72.
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    Score: 0.034
  36. Sugar-sweetened beverages and genetic risk of obesity. N Engl J Med. 2012 Oct 11; 367(15):1387-96.
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    Score: 0.033
  37. Integration of genome-wide association studies with biological knowledge identifies six novel genes related to kidney function. Hum Mol Genet. 2012 Dec 15; 21(24):5329-43.
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    Score: 0.033
  38. Genome-wide association and functional follow-up reveals new loci for kidney function. PLoS Genet. 2012; 8(3):e1002584.
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    Score: 0.032
  39. 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
  40. Meta-analyses identify 13 loci associated with age at menopause and highlight DNA repair and immune pathways. Nat Genet. 2012 Jan 22; 44(3):260-8.
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    Score: 0.032
  41. Physical activity attenuates the influence of FTO variants on obesity risk: a meta-analysis of 218,166 adults and 19,268 children. PLoS Med. 2011 Nov; 8(11):e1001116.
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    Score: 0.031
  42. Thirty new loci for age at menarche identified by a meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies. Nat Genet. 2010 Dec; 42(12):1077-85.
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    Score: 0.029
  43. 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
  44. 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
  45. 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
  46. 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: 0.028
  47. New loci associated with kidney function and chronic kidney disease. Nat Genet. 2010 May; 42(5):376-84.
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    Score: 0.028
  48. 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: 0.028
  49. Circulating levels of endothelial adhesion molecules and risk of diabetes in an ethnically diverse cohort of women. Diabetes. 2007 Jul; 56(7):1898-904.
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    Score: 0.023
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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.