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Albert Hofman, Ph.D., M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Albert Hofman and Caroline Fox.
Connection Strength

2.467
  1. 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: 0.167
  2. Genome-wide association and functional follow-up reveals new loci for kidney function. PLoS Genet. 2012; 8(3):e1002584.
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    Score: 0.128
  3. Common genetic variants associate with serum phosphorus concentration. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2010 Jul; 21(7):1223-32.
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    Score: 0.113
  4. New loci associated with kidney function and chronic kidney disease. Nat Genet. 2010 May; 42(5):376-84.
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    Score: 0.112
  5. Multiple loci associated with indices of renal function and chronic kidney disease. Nat Genet. 2009 Jun; 41(6):712-7.
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    Score: 0.105
  6. Association of three genetic loci with uric acid concentration and risk of gout: a genome-wide association study. Lancet. 2008 Dec 06; 372(9654):1953-61.
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    Score: 0.100
  7. Correction: Genome-wide physical activity interactions in adiposity - A meta-analysis of 200,452 adults. PLoS Genet. 2017 Aug; 13(8):e1006972.
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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. Genome-wide physical activity interactions in adiposity - A meta-analysis of 200,452 adults. PLoS Genet. 2017 Apr; 13(4):e1006528.
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    Score: 0.045
  11. NFAT5 and SLC4A10 Loci Associate with Plasma Osmolality. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Aug; 28(8):2311-2321.
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    Score: 0.045
  12. Genome-wide Trans-ethnic Meta-analysis Identifies Seven Genetic Loci Influencing Erythrocyte Traits and a Role for RBPMS in Erythropoiesis. Am J Hum Genet. 2017 Jan 05; 100(1):51-63.
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    Score: 0.044
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. Peripheral Blood Transcriptomic Signatures of Fasting Glucose and Insulin Concentrations. Diabetes. 2016 Dec; 65(12):3794-3804.
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    Score: 0.044
  16. 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
  17. New loci for body fat percentage reveal link between adiposity and cardiometabolic disease risk. Nat Commun. 2016 Feb 01; 7:10495.
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    Score: 0.042
  18. 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
  19. 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: 0.039
  20. 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: 0.039
  21. Genome-wide association study of kidney function decline in individuals of European descent. Kidney Int. 2015 May; 87(5):1017-29.
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    Score: 0.039
  22. 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: 0.038
  23. 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: 0.036
  24. Predicting stroke through genetic risk functions: the CHARGE Risk Score Project. Stroke. 2014 Feb; 45(2):403-12.
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    Score: 0.036
  25. Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies six new Loci for serum calcium concentrations. PLoS Genet. 2013; 9(9):e1003796.
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    Score: 0.035
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. A meta-analysis of thyroid-related traits reveals novel loci and gender-specific differences in the regulation of thyroid function. PLoS Genet. 2013; 9(2):e1003266.
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    Score: 0.034
  30. Genome-wide association analyses identify 18 new loci associated with serum urate concentrations. Nat Genet. 2013 Feb; 45(2):145-54.
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    Score: 0.034
  31. Discovery and fine mapping of serum protein loci through transethnic meta-analysis. Am J Hum Genet. 2012 Oct 05; 91(4):744-53.
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    Score: 0.033
  32. FTO genotype is associated with phenotypic variability of body mass index. Nature. 2012 Oct 11; 490(7419):267-72.
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    Score: 0.033
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. A genome-wide approach accounting for body mass index identifies genetic variants influencing fasting glycemic traits and insulin resistance. Nat Genet. 2012 May 13; 44(6):659-69.
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    Score: 0.032
  36. 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
  37. A genome-wide association search for type 2 diabetes genes in African Americans. PLoS One. 2012; 7(1):e29202.
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    Score: 0.031
  38. Genome-wide association study for coronary artery calcification with follow-up in myocardial infarction. Circulation. 2011 Dec 20; 124(25):2855-64.
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    Score: 0.031
  39. Genome-wide association study identifies loci influencing concentrations of liver enzymes in plasma. Nat Genet. 2011 Oct 16; 43(11):1131-8.
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    Score: 0.031
  40. Association of eGFR-Related Loci Identified by GWAS with Incident CKD and ESRD. PLoS Genet. 2011 Sep; 7(9):e1002292.
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    Score: 0.031
  41. Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies from the CHARGE consortium identifies common variants associated with carotid intima media thickness and plaque. Nat Genet. 2011 Sep 11; 43(10):940-7.
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    Score: 0.031
  42. Genetic variants in novel pathways influence blood pressure and cardiovascular disease risk. Nature. 2011 Sep 11; 478(7367):103-9.
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    Score: 0.031
  43. Multiple loci are associated with white blood cell phenotypes. PLoS Genet. 2011 Jun; 7(6):e1002113.
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    Score: 0.030
  44. Genetic variation near IRS1 associates with reduced adiposity and an impaired metabolic profile. Nat Genet. 2011 Jun 26; 43(8):753-60.
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    Score: 0.030
  45. 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
  46. 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
  47. Multiple genetic loci influence serum urate levels and their relationship with gout and cardiovascular disease risk factors. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2010 Dec; 3(6):523-30.
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    Score: 0.029
  48. 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
  49. Common variants in the calcium-sensing receptor gene are associated with total serum calcium levels. Hum Mol Genet. 2010 Nov 01; 19(21):4296-303.
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    Score: 0.029
  50. Genome-wide association studies of serum magnesium, potassium, and sodium concentrations identify six Loci influencing serum magnesium levels. PLoS Genet. 2010 Aug 05; 6(8).
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    Score: 0.029
  51. 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: 0.028
  52. 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: 0.027
  53. Multiple loci influence erythrocyte phenotypes in the CHARGE Consortium. Nat Genet. 2009 Nov; 41(11):1191-8.
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    Score: 0.027
  54. NRXN3 is a novel locus for waist circumference: a genome-wide association study from the CHARGE Consortium. PLoS Genet. 2009 Jun; 5(6):e1000539.
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    Score: 0.026
  55. Genome-wide association study of blood pressure and hypertension. Nat Genet. 2009 Jun; 41(6):677-87.
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    Score: 0.026
  56. Variants in MTNR1B influence fasting glucose levels. Nat Genet. 2009 Jan; 41(1):77-81.
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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.