Joshua C Bis

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Publications

  1. pmc Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies from the CHARGE consortium identifies common variants associated with carotid intima media thickness and plaque
    Joshua C Bis
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit and Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Nat Genet 43:940-7. 2011
  2. pmc Genetic variation associated with plasma von Willebrand factor levels and the risk of incident venous thrombosis
    Nicholas L Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Blood 117:6007-11. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Lower risk of cardiovascular events in postmenopausal women taking oral estradiol compared with oral conjugated equine estrogens
    Nicholas L Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle2Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington3Seattle Epidemiologic Research and Information Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Research and Devel
    JAMA Intern Med 174:25-31. 2014
  4. pmc Short-term and long-term risk of incident ischemic stroke after transient ischemic attack
    Evan L Thacker
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    Stroke 41:239-43. 2010
  5. pmc Association of genome-wide variation with the risk of incident heart failure in adults of European and African ancestry: a prospective meta-analysis from the cohorts for heart and aging research in genomic epidemiology (CHARGE) consortium
    Nicholas L Smith
    Cardiovascular Health Study Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 3:256-66. 2010
  6. pmc Variation in eicosanoid genes, non-fatal myocardial infarction and ischemic stroke
    Rozenn N Lemaitre
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Atherosclerosis 204:e58-63. 2009
  7. pmc Genetic predictors of fibrin D-dimer levels in healthy adults
    Nicholas L Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle 98101, USA
    Circulation 123:1864-72. 2011
  8. pmc Genome-wide and gene-centric analyses of circulating myeloperoxidase levels in the charge and care consortia
    Alexander P Reiner
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 22:3381-93. 2013
  9. pmc Cerivastatin, genetic variants, and the risk of rhabdomyolysis
    Kristin D Marciante
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 21:280-8. 2011
  10. pmc Novel associations of multiple genetic loci with plasma levels of factor VII, factor VIII, and von Willebrand factor: The CHARGE (Cohorts for Heart and Aging Research in Genome Epidemiology) Consortium
    Nicholas L Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98101, USA
    Circulation 121:1382-92. 2010

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Publications21

  1. pmc Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies from the CHARGE consortium identifies common variants associated with carotid intima media thickness and plaque
    Joshua C Bis
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit and Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Nat Genet 43:940-7. 2011
    ..006) in the Coronary Artery Disease Genome-Wide Replication and Meta-Analysis (CARDIoGRAM) consortium. Our findings may provide new insight into pathways leading to subclinical atherosclerosis and subsequent cardiovascular events...
  2. pmc Genetic variation associated with plasma von Willebrand factor levels and the risk of incident venous thrombosis
    Nicholas L Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Blood 117:6007-11. 2011
    ..Both STXBP5 and VWF findings were replicated successfully. Variation in genes associated with VWF levels in the genome-wide association study was found to be independently associated with incident VT...
  3. doi request reprint Lower risk of cardiovascular events in postmenopausal women taking oral estradiol compared with oral conjugated equine estrogens
    Nicholas L Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle2Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington3Seattle Epidemiologic Research and Information Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Research and Devel
    JAMA Intern Med 174:25-31. 2014
    ..Little is known about the comparative cardiovascular safety of oral hormone therapy products, which impedes women from making informed safety decisions about hormone therapy to treat menopausal symptoms...
  4. pmc Short-term and long-term risk of incident ischemic stroke after transient ischemic attack
    Evan L Thacker
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    Stroke 41:239-43. 2010
    ..We sought to estimate short-term and long-term relative risks of ischemic stroke associated with clinically diagnosed TIA...
  5. pmc Association of genome-wide variation with the risk of incident heart failure in adults of European and African ancestry: a prospective meta-analysis from the cohorts for heart and aging research in genomic epidemiology (CHARGE) consortium
    Nicholas L Smith
    Cardiovascular Health Study Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 3:256-66. 2010
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  6. pmc Variation in eicosanoid genes, non-fatal myocardial infarction and ischemic stroke
    Rozenn N Lemaitre
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Atherosclerosis 204:e58-63. 2009
    ..A secondary aim was to replicate the interaction of PTGS2 rs20417 (-765G to C) with aspirin use on coronary heart disease risk observed in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study (ARIC)...
  7. pmc Genetic predictors of fibrin D-dimer levels in healthy adults
    Nicholas L Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle 98101, USA
    Circulation 123:1864-72. 2011
    ..To identity genetic loci influencing D-dimer levels, we performed the first large-scale, genome-wide association search...
  8. pmc Genome-wide and gene-centric analyses of circulating myeloperoxidase levels in the charge and care consortia
    Alexander P Reiner
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 22:3381-93. 2013
    ..The clinical implications for CAD and a better understanding of the functional basis for the association of CFH and MPO variants with circulating MPO levels require further study. ..
  9. pmc Cerivastatin, genetic variants, and the risk of rhabdomyolysis
    Kristin D Marciante
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 21:280-8. 2011
    ..The bimodal response, rhabdomyolysis in a small proportion of users, points to genetic factors as a potential cause. We conducted a case-control study to evaluate genetic markers for cerivastatin-associated rhabdomyolysis...
  10. pmc Novel associations of multiple genetic loci with plasma levels of factor VII, factor VIII, and von Willebrand factor: The CHARGE (Cohorts for Heart and Aging Research in Genome Epidemiology) Consortium
    Nicholas L Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98101, USA
    Circulation 121:1382-92. 2010
    ..Plasma levels of coagulation factors VII (FVII), VIII (FVIII), and von Willebrand factor (vWF) influence risk of hemorrhage and thrombosis. We conducted genome-wide association studies to identify new loci associated with plasma levels...
  11. pmc Variation in inflammation-related genes and risk of incident nonfatal myocardial infarction or ischemic stroke
    Joshua C Bis
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 981041, USA
    Atherosclerosis 198:166-73. 2008
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  12. pmc Common genetic variation in six lipid-related and statin-related genes, statin use and risk of incident nonfatal myocardial infarction and stroke
    Lucia A Hindorff
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 18:677-82. 2008
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  13. pmc Common variants in 22 loci are associated with QRS duration and cardiac ventricular conduction
    Nona Sotoodehnia
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Nat Genet 42:1068-76. 2010
    ..These findings extend our current knowledge of ventricular depolarization and conduction...
  14. pmc Genetic loci associated with plasma phospholipid n-3 fatty acids: a meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies from the CHARGE Consortium
    Rozenn N Lemaitre
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 7:e1002193. 2011
    ..Our findings show that common variation in n-3 metabolic pathway genes and in GCKR influences plasma phospholipid levels of n-3 PUFAs in populations of European ancestry and, for FADS1, in other ancestries...
  15. doi request reprint Common variation in cytochrome P450 epoxygenase genes and the risk of incident nonfatal myocardial infarction and ischemic stroke
    Kristin D Marciante
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 18:535-43. 2008
    ..We conducted a population-based, case-control study at Group Health to determine whether common genetic variation in the CYP2J2, CYP2C8, and CYP2C9 genes was associated with the risk of myocardial infarction and ischemic stroke...
  16. doi request reprint beta1- and beta2-adrenergic receptor gene variation, beta-blocker use and risk of myocardial infarction and stroke
    Rozenn N Lemaitre
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Hypertens 21:290-6. 2008
    ..The benefits of beta-blocker therapy may depend on underlying genetic susceptibility...
  17. pmc Cholesterol ester transfer protein, interleukin-8, peroxisome proliferator activator receptor alpha, and Toll-like receptor 4 genetic variations and risk of incident nonfatal myocardial infarction and ischemic stroke
    Daniel A Enquobahrie
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1683-8. 2008
    ..77 to 0.99). No within-gene or gene-gene interaction was associated with MI or ischemic stroke risk. In conclusion, potential SNP-disease associations identified in the present study are novel and need further investigation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Logic regression for analysis of the association between genetic variation in the renin-angiotensin system and myocardial infarction or stroke
    Charles Kooperberg
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:334-43. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Renin-angiotensin system haplotypes and the risk of myocardial infarction and stroke in pharmacologically treated hypertensive patients
    Kristin D Marciante
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:19-27. 2007
    ..17). In this case-control study, RAS gene haplotypes were not significantly associated with increased risks of myocardial infarction or stroke...
  20. ncbi request reprint Association of genetic variations with nonfatal venous thrombosis in postmenopausal women
    Nicholas L Smith
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    JAMA 297:489-98. 2007
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  21. ncbi request reprint Angiotensinogen Met235Thr polymorphism, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor therapy, and the risk of nonfatal stroke or myocardial infarction in hypertensive patients
    Joshua C Bis
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Am J Hypertens 16:1011-7. 2003
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