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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 Nader Rifai.
Connection Strength

2.531
  1. Huang T, Tobias DK, Hruby A, Rifai N, Tworoger SS, Hu FB. An Increase in Dietary Quality Is Associated with Favorable Plasma Biomarkers of the Brain-Adipose Axis in Apparently Healthy US Women. J Nutr. 2016 05; 146(5):1101-8.
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    Score: 0.182
  2. Li TY, Brennan AM, Wedick NM, Mantzoros C, Rifai N, Hu FB. Regular consumption of nuts is associated with a lower risk of cardiovascular disease in women with type 2 diabetes. J Nutr. 2009 Jul; 139(7):1333-8.
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    Score: 0.112
  3. Sun Q, Ma J, Rifai N, Franco OH, Rexrode KM, Hu FB. Excessive body iron stores are not associated with risk of coronary heart disease in women. J Nutr. 2008 Dec; 138(12):2436-41.
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    Score: 0.109
  4. Qi L, Rifai N, Hu FB. Interleukin-6 receptor gene, plasma C-reactive protein, and diabetes risk in women. Diabetes. 2009 Jan; 58(1):275-8.
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    Score: 0.108
  5. Qi L, Rifai N, Hu FB. Interleukin-6 receptor gene variations, plasma interleukin-6 levels, and type 2 diabetes in U.S. Women. Diabetes. 2007 Dec; 56(12):3075-81.
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    Score: 0.100
  6. Zhang C, Lopez-Ridaura R, Hunter DJ, Rifai N, Hu FB. Common variants of the endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene and the risk of coronary heart disease among U.S. diabetic men. Diabetes. 2006 Jul; 55(7):2140-7.
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    Score: 0.092
  7. Qi L, Liu S, Rifai N, Hunter D, Hu FB. 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: 0.092
  8. Qi L, Meigs J, Manson JE, Ma J, Hunter D, Rifai N, Hu FB. 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: 0.089
  9. Fung TT, McCullough ML, Newby PK, Manson JE, Meigs JB, Rifai N, Willett WC, Hu FB. Diet-quality scores and plasma concentrations of markers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction. Am J Clin Nutr. 2005 Jul; 82(1):163-73.
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    Score: 0.086
  10. Shai I, Schulze MB, Manson JE, Stampfer MJ, Rifai N, Hu FB. A prospective study of lipoprotein(a) and risk of coronary heart disease among women with type 2 diabetes. Diabetologia. 2005 Aug; 48(8):1469-76.
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    Score: 0.086
  11. Zhang C, Lopez-Ridaura R, Rimm EB, Rifai N, Hunter DJ, Hu FB. Interactions between the -514C->T polymorphism of the hepatic lipase gene and lifestyle factors in relation to HDL concentrations among US diabetic men. Am J Clin Nutr. 2005 Jun; 81(6):1429-35.
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    Score: 0.085
  12. Qi L, Li T, Rimm E, Zhang C, Rifai N, Hunter D, Doria A, Hu FB. 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: 0.085
  13. Qi L, Rimm E, Liu S, Rifai N, Hu FB. Dietary glycemic index, glycemic load, cereal fiber, and plasma adiponectin concentration in diabetic men. Diabetes Care. 2005 May; 28(5):1022-8.
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    Score: 0.085
  14. Lopez-Garcia E, Schulze MB, Meigs JB, Manson JE, Rifai N, Stampfer MJ, Willett WC, Hu FB. Consumption of trans fatty acids is related to plasma biomarkers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction. J Nutr. 2005 Mar; 135(3):562-6.
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    Score: 0.084
  15. Schulze MB, Shai I, Rimm EB, Li T, Rifai N, Hu FB. Adiponectin and future coronary heart disease events among men with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes. 2005 Feb; 54(2):534-9.
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    Score: 0.084
  16. Schulze MB, Shai I, Manson JE, Li T, Rifai N, Jiang R, Hu FB. Joint role of non-HDL cholesterol and glycated haemoglobin in predicting future coronary heart disease events among women with type 2 diabetes. Diabetologia. 2004 Dec; 47(12):2129-36.
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    Score: 0.083
  17. Shai I, Rimm EB, Schulze MB, Rifai N, Stampfer MJ, Hu FB. Moderate alcohol intake and markers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction among diabetic men. Diabetologia. 2004 Oct; 47(10):1760-7.
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    Score: 0.082
  18. Lopez-Garcia E, Schulze MB, Fung TT, Meigs JB, Rifai N, Manson JE, Hu FB. Major dietary patterns are related to plasma concentrations of markers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction. Am J Clin Nutr. 2004 Oct; 80(4):1029-35.
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    Score: 0.082
  19. Jiang R, Schulze MB, Li T, Rifai N, Stampfer MJ, Rimm EB, Hu FB. Non-HDL cholesterol and apolipoprotein B predict cardiovascular disease events among men with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2004 Aug; 27(8):1991-7.
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    Score: 0.081
  20. Schulze MB, Rimm EB, Shai I, Rifai N, Hu FB. Relationship between adiponectin and glycemic control, blood lipids, and inflammatory markers in men with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2004 Jul; 27(7):1680-7.
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    Score: 0.080
  21. Lopez-Garcia E, Schulze MB, Manson JE, Meigs JB, Albert CM, Rifai N, Willett WC, Hu FB. Consumption of (n-3) fatty acids is related to plasma biomarkers of inflammation and endothelial activation in women. J Nutr. 2004 Jul; 134(7):1806-11.
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    Score: 0.080
  22. Schulze MB, Rimm EB, Li T, Rifai N, Stampfer MJ, Hu FB. C-reactive protein and incident cardiovascular events among men with diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2004 Apr; 27(4):889-94.
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    Score: 0.079
  23. Hu FB, Meigs JB, Li TY, Rifai N, Manson JE. Inflammatory markers and risk of developing type 2 diabetes in women. Diabetes. 2004 Mar; 53(3):693-700.
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    Score: 0.078
  24. Jiang R, Manson JE, Meigs JB, Ma J, Rifai N, Hu FB. Body iron stores in relation to risk of type 2 diabetes in apparently healthy women. JAMA. 2004 Feb 11; 291(6):711-7.
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    Score: 0.078
  25. Fung TT, Rimm EB, Spiegelman D, Rifai N, Tofler GH, Willett WC, Hu FB. Association between dietary patterns and plasma biomarkers of obesity and cardiovascular disease risk. Am J Clin Nutr. 2001 Jan; 73(1):61-7.
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    Score: 0.063
  26. de Koning L, Liptak C, Shkreta A, Bradwin G, Hu FB, Pradhan AD, Rifai N, Kellogg MD. A multiplex immunoassay gives different results than singleplex immunoassays which may bias epidemiologic associations. Clin Biochem. 2012 Jul; 45(10-11):848-51.
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    Score: 0.034
  27. Pischon T, Hu FB, Girman CJ, Rifai N, Manson JE, Rexrode KM, Rimm EB. Plasma total and high molecular weight adiponectin levels and risk of coronary heart disease in women. Atherosclerosis. 2011 Nov; 219(1):322-9.
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    Score: 0.033
  28. Liu S, Tinker L, Song Y, Rifai N, Bonds DE, Cook NR, Heiss G, Howard BV, Hotamisligil GS, Hu FB, Kuller LH, Manson JE. A prospective study of inflammatory cytokines and diabetes mellitus in a multiethnic cohort of postmenopausal women. Arch Intern Med. 2007 Aug 13-27; 167(15):1676-85.
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    Score: 0.025
  29. Song Y, Manson JE, Tinker L, Rifai N, Cook NR, Hu FB, Hotamisligil GS, Ridker PM, Rodriguez BL, Margolis KL, Oberman A, Liu S. 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: 0.024
  30. Shai I, Pischon T, Hu FB, Ascherio A, Rifai N, Rimm EB. Soluble intercellular adhesion molecules, soluble vascular cell adhesion molecules, and risk of coronary heart disease. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2006 Nov; 14(11):2099-106.
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    Score: 0.024
  31. Lin J, Hu FB, Rimm EB, Rifai N, Curhan GC. The association of serum lipids and inflammatory biomarkers with renal function in men with type II diabetes mellitus. Kidney Int. 2006 Jan; 69(2):336-42.
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    Score: 0.022
  32. Wexler DJ, Hu FB, Manson JE, Rifai N, Meigs JB. Mediating effects of inflammatory biomarkers on insulin resistance associated with obesity. Obes Res. 2005 Oct; 13(10):1772-83.
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    Score: 0.022
  33. Schulze MB, Solomon CG, Rifai N, Cohen RM, Sparrow J, Hu FB, Manson JE. Hyperproinsulinaemia and risk of Type 2 diabetes mellitus in women. Diabet Med. 2005 Sep; 22(9):1178-84.
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    Score: 0.022
  34. Meigs JB, Hu FB, Perhanidis JS, Hunter D, Rifai N, Manson JE. E-selectin genotypes and risk of type 2 diabetes in women. Obes Res. 2005 Mar; 13(3):513-8.
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    Score: 0.021
  35. Meigs JB, Hu FB, Rifai N, Manson JE. Biomarkers of endothelial dysfunction and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus. JAMA. 2004 Apr 28; 291(16):1978-86.
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    Score: 0.020
  36. Pischon T, Girman CJ, Hotamisligil GS, Rifai N, Hu FB, Rimm EB. Plasma adiponectin levels and risk of myocardial infarction in men. JAMA. 2004 Apr 14; 291(14):1730-7.
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    Score: 0.020
Connection Strength
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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.