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Shaun Purcell, Ph.D.

Co-Author

This page shows the publications co-authored by Shaun Purcell and Sekar Kathiresan.
Connection Strength

0.559
  1. Plasma HDL cholesterol and risk of myocardial infarction: a mendelian randomisation study. Lancet. 2012 Aug 11; 380(9841):572-80.
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    Score: 0.126
  2. Genome-wide association analysis identifies loci for type 2 diabetes and triglyceride levels. Science. 2007 Jun 01; 316(5829):1331-6.
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    Score: 0.088
  3. Biological and clinical insights from genetics of insomnia symptoms. Nat Genet. 2019 03; 51(3):387-393.
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    Score: 0.050
  4. Ultra-rare disruptive and damaging mutations influence educational attainment in the general population. Nat Neurosci. 2016 12; 19(12):1563-1565.
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    Score: 0.043
  5. Analysis of protein-coding genetic variation in 60,706 humans. Nature. 2016 08 18; 536(7616):285-91.
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    Score: 0.042
  6. Modeling Linkage Disequilibrium Increases Accuracy of Polygenic Risk Scores. Am J Hum Genet. 2015 Oct 01; 97(4):576-92.
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    Score: 0.040
  7. Hypothesis-based analysis of gene-gene interactions and risk of myocardial infarction. PLoS One. 2012; 7(8):e41730.
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    Score: 0.032
  8. Testing for an unusual distribution of rare variants. PLoS Genet. 2011 Mar; 7(3):e1001322.
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    Score: 0.029
  9. Lack of association between the Trp719Arg polymorphism in kinesin-like protein-6 and coronary artery disease in 19 case-control studies. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Nov 02; 56(19):1552-63.
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    Score: 0.028
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. Genome-wide association of early-onset myocardial infarction with single nucleotide polymorphisms and copy number variants. Nat Genet. 2009 Mar; 41(3):334-41.
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    Score: 0.025
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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.