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Nader Rifai, Ph.D.

Co-Author

This page shows the publications co-authored by Nader Rifai and Julie Buring.
Connection Strength

1.197
  1. Ridker PM, Rifai N, Cook NR, Bradwin G, Buring JE. Non-HDL cholesterol, apolipoproteins A-I and B100, standard lipid measures, lipid ratios, and CRP as risk factors for cardiovascular disease in women. JAMA. 2005 Jul 20; 294(3):326-33.
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    Score: 0.086
  2. Ridker PM, Buring JE, Cook NR, Rifai N. C-reactive protein, the metabolic syndrome, and risk of incident cardiovascular events: an 8-year follow-up of 14 719 initially healthy American women. Circulation. 2003 Jan 28; 107(3):391-7.
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    Score: 0.073
  3. Rifai N, Buring JE, Lee IM, Manson JE, Ridker PM. Is C-reactive protein specific for vascular disease in women? Ann Intern Med. 2002 Apr 02; 136(7):529-33.
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    Score: 0.069
  4. Ridker PM, Buring JE, Rifai N. Soluble P-selectin and the risk of future cardiovascular events. Circulation. 2001 Jan 30; 103(4):491-5.
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    Score: 0.063
  5. Ridker PM, Hennekens CH, Buring JE, Rifai N. C-reactive protein and other markers of inflammation in the prediction of cardiovascular disease in women. N Engl J Med. 2000 Mar 23; 342(12):836-43.
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    Score: 0.060
  6. Babic A, Bao Y, Qian ZR, Yuan C, Giovannucci EL, Aschard H, Kraft P, Amundadottir LT, Stolzenberg-Solomon R, Morales-Oyarvide V, Ng K, Stampfer MJ, Ogino S, Buring JE, Sesso HD, Gaziano JM, Rifai N, Pollak MN, Anderson ML, Cochrane BB, Luo J, Manson JE, Fuchs CS, Wolpin BM. Pancreatic Cancer Risk Associated with Prediagnostic Plasma Levels of Leptin and Leptin Receptor Genetic Polymorphisms. Cancer Res. 2016 12 15; 76(24):7160-7167.
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    Score: 0.047
  7. Bao Y, Giovannucci EL, Kraft P, Qian ZR, Wu C, Ogino S, Gaziano JM, Stampfer MJ, Ma J, Buring JE, Sesso HD, Lee IM, Rifai N, Pollak MN, Jiao L, Lessin L, Cochrane BB, Manson JE, Fuchs CS, Wolpin BM. Inflammatory plasma markers and pancreatic cancer risk: a prospective study of five U.S. cohorts. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 May; 22(5):855-61.
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    Score: 0.037
  8. Bao Y, Giovannucci EL, Kraft P, Stampfer MJ, Ogino S, Ma J, Buring JE, Sesso HD, Lee IM, Gaziano JM, Rifai N, Pollak MN, Cochrane BB, Kaklamani V, Lin JH, Manson JE, Fuchs CS, Wolpin BM. A prospective study of plasma adiponectin and pancreatic cancer risk in five US cohorts. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2013 Jan 16; 105(2):95-103.
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    Score: 0.036
  9. Birmann BM, Neuhouser ML, Rosner B, Albanes D, Buring JE, Giles GG, Lan Q, Lee IM, Purdue MP, Rothman N, Severi G, Yuan JM, Anderson KC, Pollak M, Rifai N, Hartge P, Landgren O, Lessin L, Virtamo J, Wallace RB, Manson JE, Colditz GA. Prediagnosis biomarkers of insulin-like growth factor-1, insulin, and interleukin-6 dysregulation and multiple myeloma risk in the Multiple Myeloma Cohort Consortium. Blood. 2012 Dec 13; 120(25):4929-37.
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    Score: 0.036
  10. Wolpin BM, Ng K, Bao Y, Kraft P, Stampfer MJ, Michaud DS, Ma J, Buring JE, Sesso HD, Lee IM, Rifai N, Cochrane BB, Wactawski-Wende J, Chlebowski RT, Willett WC, Manson JE, Giovannucci EL, Fuchs CS. Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D and risk of pancreatic cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2012 Jan; 21(1):82-91.
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    Score: 0.033
  11. Mora S, Kamstrup PR, Rifai N, Nordestgaard BG, Buring JE, Ridker PM. Lipoprotein(a) and risk of type 2 diabetes. Clin Chem. 2010 Aug; 56(8):1252-60.
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    Score: 0.030
  12. Chen BH, Song Y, Ding EL, Manson JE, Roberts CK, Rifai N, Buring JE, Gaziano JM, Liu S. Association of resistin promoter polymorphisms with plasma resistin levels and type 2 diabetes in women and men. Int J Mol Epidemiol Genet. 2010; 1(3):167-74.
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    Score: 0.030
  13. Ding EL, Song Y, Manson JE, Hunter DJ, Lee CC, Rifai N, Buring JE, Gaziano JM, Liu S. Sex hormone-binding globulin and risk of type 2 diabetes in women and men. N Engl J Med. 2009 Sep 17; 361(12):1152-63.
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    Score: 0.029
  14. Mora S, Rifai N, Buring JE, Ridker PM. Comparison of LDL cholesterol concentrations by Friedewald calculation and direct measurement in relation to cardiovascular events in 27,331 women. Clin Chem. 2009 May; 55(5):888-94.
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    Score: 0.028
  15. Mora S, Otvos JD, Rifai N, Rosenson RS, Buring JE, Ridker PM. Lipoprotein particle profiles by nuclear magnetic resonance compared with standard lipids and apolipoproteins in predicting incident cardiovascular disease in women. Circulation. 2009 Feb 24; 119(7):931-9.
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    Score: 0.028
  16. Chen BH, Song Y, Ding EL, Roberts CK, Manson JE, Rifai N, Buring JE, Gaziano JM, Liu S. Circulating levels of resistin and risk of type 2 diabetes in men and women: results from two prospective cohorts. Diabetes Care. 2009 Feb; 32(2):329-34.
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    Score: 0.027
  17. Mora S, Rifai N, Buring JE, Ridker PM. Fasting compared with nonfasting lipids and apolipoproteins for predicting incident cardiovascular events. Circulation. 2008 Sep 02; 118(10):993-1001.
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    Score: 0.027
  18. Suk Danik J, Rifai N, Buring JE, Ridker PM. Lipoprotein(a), hormone replacement therapy, and risk of future cardiovascular events. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008 Jul 08; 52(2):124-31.
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    Score: 0.027
  19. Everett BM, Bansal S, Rifai N, Buring JE, Ridker PM. Interleukin-18 and the risk of future cardiovascular disease among initially healthy women. Atherosclerosis. 2009 Jan; 202(1):282-8.
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    Score: 0.026
  20. Kardys I, Rifai N, Meilhac O, Michel JB, Martin-Ventura JL, Buring JE, Libby P, Ridker PM. Plasma concentration of heat shock protein 27 and risk of cardiovascular disease: a prospective, nested case-control study. Clin Chem. 2008 Jan; 54(1):139-46.
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    Score: 0.025
  21. Zee RY, Cheng S, Erlich HA, Lindpaintner K, Rifai N, Buring JE, Ridker PM. Intercellular adhesion molecule 1 (ICAM1) Lys56Met and Gly241Arg gene variants, plasma-soluble ICAM1 concentrations, and risk of incident cardiovascular events in 23,014 initially healthy white women. Stroke. 2007 Dec; 38(12):3152-7.
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    Score: 0.025
  22. Ding EL, Song Y, Manson JE, Rifai N, Buring JE, Liu S. Plasma sex steroid hormones and risk of developing type 2 diabetes in women: a prospective study. Diabetologia. 2007 Oct; 50(10):2076-84.
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    Score: 0.025
  23. Pradhan AD, Rifai N, Buring JE, Ridker PM. Hemoglobin A1c predicts diabetes but not cardiovascular disease in nondiabetic women. Am J Med. 2007 Aug; 120(8):720-7.
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    Score: 0.025
  24. Bansal S, Buring JE, Rifai N, Mora S, Sacks FM, Ridker PM. Fasting compared with nonfasting triglycerides and risk of cardiovascular events in women. JAMA. 2007 Jul 18; 298(3):309-16.
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    Score: 0.025
  25. Zee RY, Mora S, Cheng S, Erlich HA, Lindpaintner K, Rifai N, Buring JE, Ridker PM. Homocysteine, 5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase 677C>T polymorphism, nutrient intake, and incident cardiovascular disease in 24,968 initially healthy women. Clin Chem. 2007 May; 53(5):845-51.
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    Score: 0.024
  26. Schaumberg DA, Christen WG, Buring JE, Glynn RJ, Rifai N, Ridker PM. High-sensitivity C-reactive protein, other markers of inflammation, and the incidence of macular degeneration in women. Arch Ophthalmol. 2007 Mar; 125(3):300-5.
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    Score: 0.024
  27. Ridker PM, Buring JE, Rifai N, Cook NR. Development and validation of improved algorithms for the assessment of global cardiovascular risk in women: the Reynolds Risk Score. JAMA. 2007 Feb 14; 297(6):611-9.
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    Score: 0.024
  28. Suk Danik J, Rifai N, Buring JE, Ridker PM. Lipoprotein(a), measured with an assay independent of apolipoprotein(a) isoform size, and risk of future cardiovascular events among initially healthy women. JAMA. 2006 Sep 20; 296(11):1363-70.
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    Score: 0.023
  29. Mora S, Rifai N, Buring JE, Ridker PM. Additive value of immunoassay-measured fibrinogen and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein levels for predicting incident cardiovascular events. Circulation. 2006 Aug 01; 114(5):381-7.
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    Score: 0.023
  30. Lin J, Ridker PM, Rifai N, Lee IM, Manson JE, Buring JE, Zhang SM. A prospective study of hemoglobin A1c concentrations and risk of breast cancer in women. Cancer Res. 2006 Mar 01; 66(5):2869-75.
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    Score: 0.023
  31. Sesso HD, Buring JE, Rifai N, Blake GJ, Gaziano JM, Ridker PM. C-reactive protein and the risk of developing hypertension. JAMA. 2003 Dec 10; 290(22):2945-51.
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    Score: 0.019
  32. Blake GJ, Rifai N, Buring JE, Ridker PM. Blood pressure, C-reactive protein, and risk of future cardiovascular events. Circulation. 2003 Dec 16; 108(24):2993-9.
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    Score: 0.019
  33. Pradhan AD, Manson JE, Meigs JB, Rifai N, Buring JE, Liu S, Ridker PM. Insulin, proinsulin, proinsulin:insulin ratio, and the risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus in women. Am J Med. 2003 Apr 15; 114(6):438-44.
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    Score: 0.018
  34. Ridker PM, Rifai N, Rose L, Buring JE, Cook NR. Comparison of C-reactive protein and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels in the prediction of first cardiovascular events. N Engl J Med. 2002 Nov 14; 347(20):1557-65.
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    Score: 0.018
  35. Bermudez EA, Rifai N, Buring J, Manson JE, Ridker PM. Interrelationships among circulating interleukin-6, C-reactive protein, and traditional cardiovascular risk factors in women. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2002 Oct 01; 22(10):1668-73.
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    Score: 0.018
  36. Bermudez EA, Rifai N, Buring JE, Manson JE, Ridker PM. Relation between markers of systemic vascular inflammation and smoking in women. Am J Cardiol. 2002 May 01; 89(9):1117-9.
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    Score: 0.017
  37. Pradhan AD, Manson JE, Rifai N, Buring JE, Ridker PM. C-reactive protein, interleukin 6, and risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus. JAMA. 2001 Jul 18; 286(3):327-34.
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    Score: 0.016
  38. Ridker PM, Hennekens CH, Rifai N, Buring JE, Manson JE. Hormone replacement therapy and increased plasma concentration of C-reactive protein. Circulation. 1999 Aug 17; 100(7):713-6.
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    Score: 0.014
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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.