Ching Lung Cheung

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Affiliation: The University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Vitamin K intake and mortality in people with chronic kidney disease from NHANES III
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China Centre for Genomic Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China Research Centre of Heart, Brain, Hormone and Healthy Aging, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China Electronic address
    Clin Nutr 34:235-40. 2015
  2. pmc Association of handgrip strength with chronic diseases and multimorbidity : A cross-sectional study
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Age (Dordr) 35:929-41. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Genetic variants in GREM2 are associated with bone mineral density in a southern Chinese population
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:E1557-61. 2013
  4. pmc Low handgrip strength is a predictor of osteoporotic fractures: cross-sectional and prospective evidence from the Hong Kong Osteoporosis Study
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, L833B, Lab Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Hong Kong, China
    Age (Dordr) 34:1239-48. 2012
  5. pmc Meta-analysis of gene-based genome-wide association studies of bone mineral density in Chinese and European subjects
    C L Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Osteoporos Int 23:131-42. 2012
  6. pmc Identification of QTL genes for BMD variation using both linkage and gene-based association approaches
    Gloria Hoi Yee Li
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Lab Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Hum Genet 130:539-46. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Identification of LTBP2 on chromosome 14q as a novel candidate gene for bone mineral density variation and fracture risk association
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:4448-55. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 5 (LRP5) promoter SNP with peak bone mineral density in Chinese women
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Hum Hered 65:232-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Confirmation of linkage to chromosome 1q for spine bone mineral density in southern Chinese
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Hum Genet 120:354-9. 2006
  10. doi request reprint High ferritin and low transferrin saturation are associated with pre-diabetes among a national representative sample of U.S. adults
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Clin Nutr 32:1055-60. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Vitamin K intake and mortality in people with chronic kidney disease from NHANES III
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China Centre for Genomic Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China Research Centre of Heart, Brain, Hormone and Healthy Aging, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China Electronic address
    Clin Nutr 34:235-40. 2015
    ..Vitamin K plays a role in preventing vascular calcification in CKD yet the relationship between vitamin K intake and mortality in CKD patients remains unclear...
  2. pmc Association of handgrip strength with chronic diseases and multimorbidity : A cross-sectional study
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Age (Dordr) 35:929-41. 2013
    ..Since handgrip strength is a biomarker of multiple physiological systems, its augmentation may be a feasible strategy to improve general health and decrease likelihood of having multiple chronic diseases and hence, premature mortality. ..
  3. doi request reprint Genetic variants in GREM2 are associated with bone mineral density in a southern Chinese population
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:E1557-61. 2013
    ..Gremlin 2 (GREM2) is a regulator of osteoblast differentiation and osteogenesis. A recent genome-wide association study identified GREM2 as a novel susceptibility gene for trabecular volumetric bone mineral density (BMD)...
  4. pmc Low handgrip strength is a predictor of osteoporotic fractures: cross-sectional and prospective evidence from the Hong Kong Osteoporosis Study
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, L833B, Lab Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Hong Kong, China
    Age (Dordr) 34:1239-48. 2012
    ..Compared with using FN BMD T-score of -2.5 alone, HGS alone has a comparable predictive power to BMD, and the combined T-score may be useful to identify extra subjects at risk of clinical fractures with improved specificity...
  5. pmc Meta-analysis of gene-based genome-wide association studies of bone mineral density in Chinese and European subjects
    C L Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Osteoporos Int 23:131-42. 2012
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  6. pmc Identification of QTL genes for BMD variation using both linkage and gene-based association approaches
    Gloria Hoi Yee Li
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Lab Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Hum Genet 130:539-46. 2011
    ..01 and 0.004 for CAST and ERAP1, respectively). These findings provide further evidence that 5q21 is a BMD QTL, and CAST and ERAP1 may be associated with femoral neck BMD variation...
  7. doi request reprint Identification of LTBP2 on chromosome 14q as a novel candidate gene for bone mineral density variation and fracture risk association
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:4448-55. 2008
    ..Low bone mineral density (BMD) is a major risk factor for osteoporotic fracture. Chromosome 14q has previously been linked to BMD variation in several genome-wide linkage scans in Caucasian populations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 5 (LRP5) promoter SNP with peak bone mineral density in Chinese women
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Hum Hered 65:232-9. 2008
    ..Our study aimed to evaluate the importance of LRP5 in the determination of peak bone mass acquisition in Chinese females in the general population...
  9. ncbi request reprint Confirmation of linkage to chromosome 1q for spine bone mineral density in southern Chinese
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Hum Genet 120:354-9. 2006
    ..Further analyses of candidate genes are warranted to identify QTL genes and variants underlying the variations of BMD in this region...
  10. doi request reprint High ferritin and low transferrin saturation are associated with pre-diabetes among a national representative sample of U.S. adults
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Clin Nutr 32:1055-60. 2013
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  11. ncbi request reprint Identification of two sex-specific quantitative trait loci in chromosome 11q for hip bone mineral density in Chinese
    Qing Yang Huang
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Hum Hered 61:237-43. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study is to determine whether there is a QTL for BMD variation on chromosome 11q in the Chinese population...
  12. doi request reprint Post-genome wide association studies and functional analyses identify association of MPP7 gene variants with site-specific bone mineral density
    Su Mei Xiao
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Hum Mol Genet 21:1648-57. 2012
    ..07 × 10(-3), n= 135). Our data suggest a genetic and functional association of MPP7 with BMD variation...
  13. ncbi request reprint A differential association of ALOX15 polymorphisms with bone mineral density in pre- and post-menopausal women
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Hum Hered 65:1-8. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study is to systematically study the relation of ALOX15 polymorphisms in BMD variation in southern Chinese women...
  14. doi request reprint The relationship between glucose metabolism, metabolic syndrome, and bone-specific alkaline phosphatase: a structural equation modeling approach
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Department of Medicine, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:3856-63. 2013
    ..The relationship of serum alkaline phosphatase (total and bone-specific) with diabetes and metabolic syndrome (MetS), 2 major risk factors of vascular calcification, is largely unknown...
  15. doi request reprint Serum β-2 microglobulin predicts mortality in people with diabetes
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Eur J Endocrinol 169:1-7. 2013
    ..Glycation of B2M is cytotoxic and may contribute to the risk of mortality in diabetic patients. Our objective was to evaluate the relationship between B2M and mortality in diabetic patients...
  16. doi request reprint Genome-wide association study identifies a susceptibility locus for thyrotoxic periodic paralysis at 17q24.3
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, China
    Nat Genet 44:1026-9. 2012
    ..0001). Our study has identified a susceptibility locus associated with TPP and provides insight into the causes of TPP...
  17. doi request reprint Genetic variant in vitamin D binding protein is associated with serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and vitamin D insufficiency in southern Chinese
    Ching Lung Cheung
    1 Department of Medicine, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China 2 Centre for Genomic Sciences, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China 3 Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    J Hum Genet 58:749-51. 2013
    ..561 (P=0.005) and 0.576 (P=5 × 10(-4)), respectively. Our study provides an independent evidence of the associations of rs2282679 and probably rs12785878 with 25(OH)D and vitamin D insufficiency in southern Chinese...
  18. doi request reprint Heritability of serum osteoprotegerin
    Johnny S H Kwan
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Hong Kong, China
    Ann Hum Genet 75:584-8. 2011
    ..In conclusion, we confirmed that circulating OPG is a heritable trait and there is a significant difference in heritability between sexes...
  19. doi request reprint Genetic epidemiology of age-related osteoporosis and its clinical applications
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Room 420, Block K, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Nat Rev Rheumatol 6:507-17. 2010
    ..This Review presents an overview of the major findings since 2007 and clinical applications of these genome-wide linkage and association studies...
  20. doi request reprint Pre-B-cell leukemia homeobox 1 (PBX1) shows functional and possible genetic association with bone mineral density variation
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Republic of China
    Hum Mol Genet 18:679-87. 2009
    ..Overall, our data suggest a genetic and functional association of PBX1 with BMD...
  21. doi request reprint Bone loss during menopausal transition among southern Chinese women
    Elaine Cheung
    Department of Medicine, United Christian Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Maturitas 69:50-6. 2011
    ..Estrogen deficiency during menopausal transition is associated with rapid bone loss. The purpose of this study was to examine the time of onset, the rate, and predictors of menopausal bone loss...
  22. doi request reprint Reduced serum beta-trace protein is associated with metabolic syndrome
    Ching Lung Cheung
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Department of Medicine, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Atherosclerosis 227:404-7. 2013
    ..trace protein (BTP), also known as lipocalin-type prostaglandin D2 synthase, has shown to regulate glucose and lipid metabolism in vivo. We sought to study the relationship of serum BTP with diabetes and metabolic syndrome (MetS)...
  23. doi request reprint Hay fever and hypertension in the US adult population
    Chao Li
    Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Clin Exp Hypertens 36:206-10. 2014
    ..Therefore, we studied the association between hay fever and hypertension in the United States National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)...
  24. doi request reprint Bioimpedance: can its addition to simple clinical criteria enhance the diagnosis of osteoporosis?
    Heidi H Y Ngai
    Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Bone Miner Metab 27:372-8. 2009
    ..Although BI was significantly associated with BMD, addition of BI did not enhance the ability to diagnose osteoporosis significantly compared with simple clinical criteria such as age and weight...
  25. doi request reprint Utilization of glucose, blood pressure, and lipid lowering medications among people with type II diabetes in the United States, 1999-2010
    Hoi Kin Wong
    Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Ann Epidemiol 24:516-21.e1. 2014
    ..Changes in relation to drug treatment to various control targets for diabetes were studied using the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2010...
  26. ncbi request reprint Tranexamic acid-associated necrosis and intralesional thrombosis of uterine leiomyomas: a clinicopathologic study of 147 cases emphasizing the importance of drug-induced necrosis and early infarcts in leiomyomas
    Philip P C Ip
    Department of Pathology, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:1215-24. 2007
    ..Four hundred ninety patients with uterine leiomyomas in 2004 and 2005 were reviewed. Their ages ranged from 22 to 86 (mean 47.2). One hundred forty-seven (30%) were treated with tranexamic acid...