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Peter Kraft, Ph.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Peter Kraft and Frank Hu.
Connection Strength

3.540
  1. Additive and Multiplicative Interactions Between Genetic Risk Score and Family History and Lifestyle in Relation to Risk of Type 2 Diabetes. Am J Epidemiol. 2020 05 05; 189(5):445-460.
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    Score: 0.226
  2. Associations of dairy intake with risk of mortality in women and men: three prospective cohort studies. BMJ. 2019 11 27; 367:l6204.
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    Score: 0.219
  3. Metabolome-Wide Association Study of the Relationship Between Habitual Physical Activity and Plasma Metabolite Levels. Am J Epidemiol. 2019 11 01; 188(11):1932-1943.
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    Score: 0.218
  4. 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: 0.182
  5. Exploring genome-wide - dietary heme iron intake interactions and the risk of type 2 diabetes. Front Genet. 2013; 4:7.
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    Score: 0.137
  6. Gene-environment interactions in genome-wide association studies: a comparative study of tests applied to empirical studies of type 2 diabetes. Am J Epidemiol. 2012 Feb 01; 175(3):191-202.
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    Score: 0.127
  7. Genome-wide association study identifies polymorphisms in LEPR as determinants of plasma soluble leptin receptor levels. Hum Mol Genet. 2010 May 01; 19(9):1846-55.
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    Score: 0.111
  8. Genetic variants in ABO blood group region, plasma soluble E-selectin levels and risk of type 2 diabetes. Hum Mol Genet. 2010 May 01; 19(9):1856-62.
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    Score: 0.111
  9. Joint effects of common genetic variants on the risk for type 2 diabetes in U.S. men and women of European ancestry. Ann Intern Med. 2009 Apr 21; 150(8):541-50.
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    Score: 0.105
  10. Beyond odds ratios--communicating disease risk based on genetic profiles. Nat Rev Genet. 2009 04; 10(4):264-9.
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    Score: 0.105
  11. TCF7L2, dietary carbohydrate, and risk of type 2 diabetes in US women. Am J Clin Nutr. 2009 Apr; 89(4):1256-62.
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    Score: 0.104
  12. The common obesity variant near MC4R gene is associated with higher intakes of total energy and dietary fat, weight change and diabetes risk in women. Hum Mol Genet. 2008 Nov 15; 17(22):3502-8.
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    Score: 0.100
  13. Fat mass-and obesity-associated (FTO) gene variant is associated with obesity: longitudinal analyses in two cohort studies and functional test. Diabetes. 2008 Nov; 57(11):3145-51.
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    Score: 0.100
  14. Genetic insights into biological mechanisms governing human ovarian ageing. Nature. 2021 08; 596(7872):393-397.
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    Score: 0.062
  15. Quality of dietary fat and genetic risk of type 2 diabetes: individual participant data meta-analysis. BMJ. 2019 07 25; 366:l4292.
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    Score: 0.054
  16. 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
  17. Joint Analysis of Multiple Interaction Parameters in Genetic Association Studies. Genetics. 2019 02; 211(2):483-494.
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    Score: 0.051
  18. 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: 0.051
  19. An Expanded Genome-Wide Association Study of Type 2 Diabetes in Europeans. Diabetes. 2017 11; 66(11):2888-2902.
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    Score: 0.046
  20. Genomic analyses identify hundreds of variants associated with age at menarche and support a role for puberty timing in cancer risk. Nat Genet. 2017 Jun; 49(6):834-841.
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    Score: 0.046
  21. Genomewide meta-analysis identifies loci associated with IGF-I and IGFBP-3 levels with impact on age-related traits. Aging Cell. 2016 Oct; 15(5):811-24.
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    Score: 0.043
  22. 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
  23. Genome-wide meta-analysis uncovers novel loci influencing circulating leptin levels. Nat Commun. 2016 Feb 01; 7:10494.
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    Score: 0.042
  24. 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: 0.042
  25. Genetic fine mapping and genomic annotation defines causal mechanisms at type 2 diabetes susceptibility loci. Nat Genet. 2015 Dec; 47(12):1415-25.
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    Score: 0.041
  26. Large-scale genomic analyses link reproductive aging to hypothalamic signaling, breast cancer susceptibility and BRCA1-mediated DNA repair. Nat Genet. 2015 Nov; 47(11):1294-1303.
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    Score: 0.041
  27. Using genetics to test the causal relationship of total adiposity and periodontitis: Mendelian randomization analyses in the Gene-Lifestyle Interactions and Dental Endpoints (GLIDE) Consortium. Int J Epidemiol. 2015 Apr; 44(2):638-50.
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    Score: 0.040
  28. Genetic and environmental components of family history in type 2 diabetes. Hum Genet. 2015 Feb; 134(2):259-67.
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    Score: 0.039
  29. Survival among patients with pancreatic cancer and long-standing or recent-onset diabetes mellitus. J Clin Oncol. 2015 Jan 01; 33(1):29-35.
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    Score: 0.039
  30. Genome-wide association study of selenium concentrations. Hum Mol Genet. 2015 Mar 01; 24(5):1469-77.
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    Score: 0.039
  31. Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies six novel loci associated with habitual coffee consumption. Mol Psychiatry. 2015 May; 20(5):647-656.
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    Score: 0.038
  32. Parent-of-origin-specific allelic associations among 106 genomic loci for age at menarche. Nature. 2014 Oct 02; 514(7520):92-97.
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    Score: 0.038
  33. 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: 0.037
  34. Obesity susceptibility loci and uncontrolled eating, emotional eating and cognitive restraint behaviors in men and women. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2014 May; 22(5):E135-41.
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    Score: 0.036
  35. Identification of heart rate-associated loci and their effects on cardiac conduction and rhythm disorders. Nat Genet. 2013 Jun; 45(6):621-31.
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    Score: 0.035
  36. Association of adiposity genetic variants with menarche timing in 92,105 women of European descent. Am J Epidemiol. 2013 Aug 01; 178(3):451-60.
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    Score: 0.035
  37. A genome-wide association study of early menopause and the combined impact of identified variants. Hum Mol Genet. 2013 Apr 01; 22(7):1465-72.
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    Score: 0.034
  38. A genome-wide association study of depressive symptoms. Biol Psychiatry. 2013 Apr 01; 73(7):667-78.
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    Score: 0.034
  39. 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
  40. Stratifying type 2 diabetes cases by BMI identifies genetic risk variants in LAMA1 and enrichment for risk variants in lean compared to obese cases. PLoS Genet. 2012 May; 8(5):e1002741.
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    Score: 0.033
  41. 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
  42. Meta-analyses identify 13 loci associated with age at menopause and highlight DNA repair and immune pathways. Nat Genet. 2012 Jan 22; 44(3):260-8.
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    Score: 0.032
  43. A genome-wide association search for type 2 diabetes genes in African Americans. PLoS One. 2012; 7(1):e29202.
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    Score: 0.032
  44. Genome-wide association study identifies novel alleles associated with risk of cutaneous basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. Hum Mol Genet. 2011 Sep 15; 20(18):3718-24.
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    Score: 0.031
  45. Genome-wide association study identifies nidogen 1 (NID1) as a susceptibility locus to cutaneous nevi and melanoma risk. Hum Mol Genet. 2011 Jul 01; 20(13):2673-9.
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    Score: 0.030
  46. Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies regions on 7p21 (AHR) and 15q24 (CYP1A2) as determinants of habitual caffeine consumption. PLoS Genet. 2011 Apr; 7(4):e1002033.
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    Score: 0.030
  47. ASIP genetic variants and the number of non-melanoma skin cancers. Cancer Causes Control. 2011 Mar; 22(3):495-501.
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    Score: 0.030
  48. Thirty new loci for age at menarche identified by a meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies. Nat Genet. 2010 Dec; 42(12):1077-85.
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    Score: 0.029
  49. 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
  50. 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
  51. 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
  52. Quality control and quality assurance in genotypic data for genome-wide association studies. Genet Epidemiol. 2010 Sep; 34(6):591-602.
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    Score: 0.029
  53. 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: 0.029
  54. Genetic variants at 2q24 are associated with susceptibility to type 2 diabetes. Hum Mol Genet. 2010 Jul 01; 19(13):2706-15.
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    Score: 0.028
  55. Genome-wide association study identifies variants at the IL18-BCO2 locus associated with interleukin-18 levels. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2010 Apr; 30(4):885-90.
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    Score: 0.028
  56. Genome-wide association study of tanning phenotype in a population of European ancestry. J Invest Dermatol. 2009 Sep; 129(9):2250-7.
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    Score: 0.026
  57. Six new loci associated with body mass index highlight a neuronal influence on body weight regulation. Nat Genet. 2009 Jan; 41(1):25-34.
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    Score: 0.026
  58. A genome-wide association study identifies novel alleles associated with hair color and skin pigmentation. PLoS Genet. 2008 May 16; 4(5):e1000074.
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    Score: 0.025
  59. Common variants near MC4R are associated with fat mass, weight and risk of obesity. Nat Genet. 2008 Jun; 40(6):768-75.
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    Score: 0.025
  60. Identification of ten loci associated with height highlights new biological pathways in human growth. Nat Genet. 2008 May; 40(5):584-91.
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    Score: 0.024
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