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Jae Hee Kang, Sc.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Jae Kang and Janey Wiggs.
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8.239
  1. Prospective study of dietary intake of branched-chain amino acids and the risk of primary open-angle glaucoma. Acta Ophthalmol. 2021 Jul 08.
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    Score: 0.247
  2. Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies 127 open-angle glaucoma loci with consistent effect across ancestries. Nat Commun. 2021 02 24; 12(1):1258.
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    Score: 0.241
  3. Cohort Study of Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer and the Risk of Exfoliation Glaucoma. J Glaucoma. 2020 06; 29(6):448-455.
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    Score: 0.229
  4. Notice of Retraction and Replacement. Kang et al. Association of statin use and high serum cholesterol levels with risk of primary open-angle glaucoma. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(7):756-765. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020 05 01; 138(5):588-589.
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    Score: 0.227
  5. Low-carbohydrate-diet scores and the risk of primary open-angle glaucoma: data from three US cohorts. Eye (Lond). 2020 08; 34(8):1465-1475.
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    Score: 0.225
  6. Association of a Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Genetic Risk Score With Earlier Age at Diagnosis. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019 Oct 01; 137(10):1190-1194.
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    Score: 0.218
  7. Association of Statin Use and High Serum Cholesterol Levels With Risk of Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019 07 01; 137(7):756-765.
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    Score: 0.215
  8. Sex hormone levels and risk of primary open-angle glaucoma in postmenopausal women. Menopause. 2018 10; 25(10):1116-1123.
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    Score: 0.204
  9. LOXL1 Polymorphisms: Genetic Biomarkers that Presage Environmental Determinants of Exfoliation Syndrome. J Glaucoma. 2018 07; 27 Suppl 1:S20-S23.
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    Score: 0.200
  10. A Role for Clusterin in Exfoliation Syndrome and Exfoliation Glaucoma? J Glaucoma. 2018 07; 27 Suppl 1:S61-S66.
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    Score: 0.200
  11. Prospective study of flavonoid intake and risk of primary open-angle glaucoma. Acta Ophthalmol. 2018 Sep; 96(6):e692-e700.
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    Score: 0.196
  12. Age at natural menopause genetic risk score in relation to age at natural menopause and primary open-angle glaucoma in a US-based sample. Menopause. 2017 02; 24(2):150-156.
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    Score: 0.182
  13. Assessing the Association of Mitochondrial Genetic Variation With Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Using Gene-Set Analyses. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2016 Sep 01; 57(11):5046-5052.
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    Score: 0.176
  14. Prospective Study of Oral Health and Risk of Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma in Men: Data from the Health Professionals Follow-up Study. Ophthalmology. 2016 11; 123(11):2318-2327.
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    Score: 0.176
  15. A Common Variant in MIR182 Is Associated With Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma in the NEIGHBORHOOD Consortium. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2016 08 01; 57(10):4528-4535.
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    Score: 0.175
  16. Contribution of the Nurses' Health Study to the Epidemiology of Cataract, Age-Related Macular Degeneration, and Glaucoma. Am J Public Health. 2016 Sep; 106(9):1684-9.
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    Score: 0.175
  17. Association of Dietary Nitrate Intake With Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma: A Prospective Analysis From the Nurses' Health Study and Health Professionals Follow-up Study. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016 Mar; 134(3):294-303.
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    Score: 0.170
  18. Genome-wide association analysis identifies TXNRD2, ATXN2 and FOXC1 as susceptibility loci for primary open-angle glaucoma. Nat Genet. 2016 Feb; 48(2):189-94.
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    Score: 0.169
  19. Author Response: Comparison of Risk Factor Profiles for Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Subtypes Defined by Pattern of Visual Field Loss: True Risk Factors or Arbituary Definition? Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015 Oct; 56(11):6532-3.
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    Score: 0.165
  20. Association of clusterin (CLU) variants and exfoliation syndrome: An analysis in two Caucasian studies and a meta-analysis. Exp Eye Res. 2015 Oct; 139:115-22.
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    Score: 0.164
  21. Comparison of Risk Factor Profiles for Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Subtypes Defined by Pattern of Visual Field Loss: A Prospective Study. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015 Apr; 56(4):2439-48.
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    Score: 0.160
  22. Prospects for gene-environment interactions in exfoliation syndrome. J Glaucoma. 2014 Oct-Nov; 23(8 Suppl 1):S64-7.
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    Score: 0.154
  23. Hypothesis-independent pathway analysis implicates GABA and acetyl-CoA metabolism in primary open-angle glaucoma and normal-pressure glaucoma. Hum Genet. 2014 Oct; 133(10):1319-30.
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    Score: 0.152
  24. Relation between time spent outdoors and exfoliation glaucoma or exfoliation glaucoma suspect. Am J Ophthalmol. 2014 Sep; 158(3):605-14.e1.
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    Score: 0.151
  25. A prospective study of folate, vitamin B6, and vitamin B12 intake in relation to exfoliation glaucoma or suspected exfoliation glaucoma. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 May; 132(5):549-59.
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    Score: 0.150
  26. Vascular tone pathway polymorphisms in relation to primary open-angle glaucoma. Eye (Lond). 2014 Jun; 28(6):662-71.
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    Score: 0.148
  27. Consideration for gene-environment interactions as novel determinants of exfoliation syndrome. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2014; 54(4):29-41.
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    Score: 0.147
  28. Association of CAV1/CAV2 genomic variants with primary open-angle glaucoma overall and by gender and pattern of visual field loss. Ophthalmology. 2014 Feb; 121(2):508-16.
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    Score: 0.145
  29. The NEIGHBOR consortium primary open-angle glaucoma genome-wide association study: rationale, study design, and clinical variables. J Glaucoma. 2013 Sep; 22(7):517-25.
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    Score: 0.143
  30. Estrogen pathway polymorphisms in relation to primary open angle glaucoma: an analysis accounting for gender from the United States. Mol Vis. 2013; 19:1471-81.
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    Score: 0.142
  31. A nested case control study of plasma ICAM-1, E-selectin and TNF receptor 2 levels, and incident primary open-angle glaucoma. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2013 Mar 11; 54(3):1797-804.
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    Score: 0.139
  32. CDKN2B-AS1 genotype-glaucoma feature correlations in primary open-angle glaucoma patients from the United States. Am J Ophthalmol. 2013 Feb; 155(2):342-353.e5.
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    Score: 0.135
  33. The Relationship between caffeine and coffee consumption and exfoliation glaucoma or glaucoma suspect: a prospective study in two cohorts. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2012 Sep 21; 53(10):6427-33.
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    Score: 0.134
  34. Common variants at 9p21 and 8q22 are associated with increased susceptibility to optic nerve degeneration in glaucoma. PLoS Genet. 2012; 8(4):e1002654.
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    Score: 0.130
  35. Demographic and geographic features of exfoliation glaucoma in 2 United States-based prospective cohorts. Ophthalmology. 2012 Jan; 119(1):27-35.
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    Score: 0.126
  36. Reproductive factors and NOS3 variant interactions in primary open-angle glaucoma. Mol Vis. 2011; 17:2544-51.
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    Score: 0.125
  37. Common variants near CAV1 and CAV2 are associated with primary open-angle glaucoma in Caucasians from the USA. Hum Mol Genet. 2011 Dec 01; 20(23):4707-13.
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    Score: 0.125
  38. Endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene variants and primary open-angle glaucoma: interactions with hypertension, alcohol intake, and cigarette smoking. Arch Ophthalmol. 2011 Jun; 129(6):773-80.
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    Score: 0.123
  39. Feasibility of High-Throughput Genome-Wide Genotyping using DNA from Stored Buccal Cell Samples. Biomark Insights. 2010 May 20; 5:49-55.
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    Score: 0.114
  40. Endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene variants and primary open-angle glaucoma: interactions with sex and postmenopausal hormone use. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010 Feb; 51(2):971-9.
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    Score: 0.109
  41. Association of Rare CYP39A1 Variants With Exfoliation Syndrome Involving the Anterior Chamber of the Eye. JAMA. 2021 02 23; 325(8):753-764.
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    Score: 0.060
  42. Intraocular Pressure, Glaucoma, and Dietary Caffeine Consumption: A Gene-Diet Interaction Study from the UK Biobank. Ophthalmology. 2021 Jun; 128(6):866-876.
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    Score: 0.059
  43. Genetic Correlations Between Diabetes and Glaucoma: An Analysis of Continuous and Dichotomous Phenotypes. Am J Ophthalmol. 2019 10; 206:245-255.
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    Score: 0.053
  44. Diet quality and genetic association with body mass index: results from 3 observational studies. Am J Clin Nutr. 2018 12 01; 108(6):1291-1300.
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    Score: 0.052
  45. Cross-ancestry genome-wide association analysis of corneal thickness strengthens link between complex and Mendelian eye diseases. Nat Commun. 2018 05 14; 9(1):1864.
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    Score: 0.050
  46. Genome-wide association study identifies seven novel susceptibility loci for primary open-angle glaucoma. Hum Mol Genet. 2018 04 15; 27(8):1486-1496.
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    Score: 0.049
  47. Analysis combining correlated glaucoma traits identifies five new risk loci for open-angle glaucoma. Sci Rep. 2018 02 15; 8(1):3124.
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    Score: 0.049
  48. Testosterone Pathway Genetic Polymorphisms in Relation to Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma: An Analysis in Two Large Datasets. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2018 02 01; 59(2):629-636.
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    Score: 0.049
  49. Genetic correlations between intraocular pressure, blood pressure and primary open-angle glaucoma: a multi-cohort analysis. Eur J Hum Genet. 2017 11; 25(11):1261-1267.
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    Score: 0.047
  50. Genetic Susceptibility, Change in Physical Activity, and Long-term Weight Gain. Diabetes. 2017 10; 66(10):2704-2712.
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    Score: 0.047
  51. Genetic association study of exfoliation syndrome identifies a protective rare variant at LOXL1 and five new susceptibility loci. Nat Genet. 2017 07; 49(7):993-1004.
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    Score: 0.046
  52. Habitual coffee consumption and genetic predisposition to obesity: gene-diet interaction analyses in three US prospective studies. BMC Med. 2017 05 09; 15(1):97.
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    Score: 0.046
  53. A comprehensive survey of genetic variation in 20,691 subjects from four large cohorts. PLoS One. 2017; 12(3):e0173997.
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    Score: 0.046
  54. New insights into the genetics of primary open-angle glaucoma based on meta-analyses of intraocular pressure and optic disc characteristics. Hum Mol Genet. 2017 01 15; 26(2):438-453.
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    Score: 0.045
  55. Nailfold capillary morphology in exfoliation syndrome. Eye (Lond). 2017 May; 31(5):698-707.
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    Score: 0.045
  56. Demographic, Systemic, and Ocular Factors Associated with Nonarteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy. Ophthalmology. 2016 12; 123(12):2446-2455.
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    Score: 0.044
  57. 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
  58. Nailfold Capillary Abnormalities in Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma: A Multisite Study. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015 Nov; 56(12):7021-8.
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    Score: 0.042
  59. DNA Methylation Variants at HIF3A Locus, B-Vitamin Intake, and Long-term Weight Change: Gene-Diet Interactions in Two U.S. Cohorts. Diabetes. 2015 Sep; 64(9):3146-54.
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    Score: 0.040
  60. Bupropion use and risk of open-angle glaucoma among enrollees in a large U.S. managed care network. PLoS One. 2015; 10(4):e0123682.
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    Score: 0.040
  61. A common variant near TGFBR3 is associated with primary open angle glaucoma. Hum Mol Genet. 2015 Jul 01; 24(13):3880-92.
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    Score: 0.040
  62. Characterization of large structural genetic mosaicism in human autosomes. Am J Hum Genet. 2015 Mar 05; 96(3):487-97.
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    Score: 0.040
  63. A common variant mapping to CACNA1A is associated with susceptibility to exfoliation syndrome. Nat Genet. 2015 Apr; 47(4):387-92.
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    Score: 0.040
  64. Solar exposure and residential geographic history in relation to exfoliation syndrome in the United States and Israel. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 Dec; 132(12):1439-45.
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    Score: 0.039
  65. DNA copy number variants of known glaucoma genes in relation to primary open-angle glaucoma. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2014 Nov 20; 55(12):8251-8.
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    Score: 0.039
  66. Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies novel loci that influence cupping and the glaucomatous process. Nat Commun. 2014 Sep 22; 5:4883.
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    Score: 0.039
  67. Genome-wide analysis of multi-ancestry cohorts identifies new loci influencing intraocular pressure and susceptibility to glaucoma. Nat Genet. 2014 Oct; 46(10):1126-1130.
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    Score: 0.038
  68. A survey of preoperative blood tests in primary open-angle glaucoma patients versus cataract surgery patients. Digit J Ophthalmol. 2014; 20(2):20-8.
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    Score: 0.038
  69. Fried food consumption, genetic risk, and body mass index: gene-diet interaction analysis in three US cohort studies. BMJ. 2014 Mar 19; 348:g1610.
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    Score: 0.037
  70. Genome-wide association study and meta-analysis of intraocular pressure. Hum Genet. 2014 Jan; 133(1):41-57.
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    Score: 0.036
  71. Soluble Guanylate Cyclase a1-Deficient Mice: a novel murine model for Primary Open Angle Glaucoma. Ann Neurosci. 2013 Apr; 20(2):65-6.
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    Score: 0.035
  72. Genome-wide association analyses identify multiple loci associated with central corneal thickness and keratoconus. Nat Genet. 2013 Feb; 45(2):155-63.
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    Score: 0.034
  73. Genome-wide analysis of central corneal thickness in primary open-angle glaucoma cases in the NEIGHBOR and GLAUGEN consortia. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2012 Jul 03; 53(8):4468-74.
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    Score: 0.033
  74. Detectable clonal mosaicism from birth to old age and its relationship to cancer. Nat Genet. 2012 May 06; 44(6):642-50.
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    Score: 0.033
  75. Geographic and climatic factors associated with exfoliation syndrome. Arch Ophthalmol. 2011 Aug; 129(8):1053-60.
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    Score: 0.031
  76. The Gene, Environment Association Studies consortium (GENEVA): maximizing the knowledge obtained from GWAS by collaboration across studies of multiple conditions. Genet Epidemiol. 2010 May; 34(4):364-72.
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    Score: 0.028
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