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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 Albert Hofman.
Connection Strength

1.698
  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. Epigenome-wide association study (EWAS) on lipids: the Rotterdam Study. Clin Epigenetics. 2017; 9:15.
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    Score: 0.045
  4. 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: 0.045
  5. 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
  6. 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: 0.044
  7. Genomewide meta-analysis identifies loci associated with IGF-I and IGFBP-3 levels with impact on age-related traits. Aging Cell. 2016 Oct; 15(5):811-24.
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    Score: 0.043
  8. 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: 0.043
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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: 0.042
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. Rare coding variants and X-linked loci associated with age at menarche. Nat Commun. 2015 Aug 04; 6:7756.
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    Score: 0.041
  16. Gene × dietary pattern interactions in obesity: analysis of up to 68 317 adults of European ancestry. Hum Mol Genet. 2015 Aug 15; 24(16):4728-38.
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    Score: 0.040
  17. 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: 0.039
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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: 0.036
  22. Genome-wide meta-analysis of observational studies shows common genetic variants associated with macronutrient intake. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013 Jun; 97(6):1395-402.
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    Score: 0.035
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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: 0.035
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. A genome-wide association study of depressive symptoms. Biol Psychiatry. 2013 Apr 01; 73(7):667-78.
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    Score: 0.034
  29. 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: 0.034
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. Stratifying type 2 diabetes cases by BMI identifies genetic risk variants in LAMA1 and enrichment for risk variants in lean compared to obese cases. PLoS Genet. 2012 May; 8(5):e1002741.
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    Score: 0.033
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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: 0.032
  38. 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: 0.030
  39. 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
  40. 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
  41. 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
  42. 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: 0.029
  43. 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
  44. 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
  45. 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
  46. 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
  47. 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
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