Bjarke Feenstra

Summary

Affiliation: Statens Serum Institut
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Genome-wide association studies]
    Bjarke Feenstra
    Afdeling for Epidemiologisk Forskning, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 København S
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:3216-20. 2008
  2. pmc Common variants near MBNL1 and NKX2-5 are associated with infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
    Bjarke Feenstra
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Nat Genet 44:334-7. 2012
  3. pmc Plasma lipids, genetic variants near APOA1, and the risk of infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
    Bjarke Feenstra
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    JAMA 310:714-21. 2013
  4. pmc Sequence variants in oxytocin pathway genes and preterm birth: a candidate gene association study
    Jinsil Kim
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    BMC Med Genet 14:77. 2013
  5. pmc Use of macrolides in mother and child and risk of infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: nationwide cohort study
    Marie Lund
    Department of Epidemiology Research, National Health Surveillance and Research, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    BMJ 348:g1908. 2014
  6. pmc Genome-wide association study identifies four loci associated with eruption of permanent teeth
    Frank Geller
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS Genet 7:e1002275. 2011
  7. pmc Maternal contributions to preterm delivery
    Heather A Boyd
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1358-64. 2009
  8. pmc Genetic variability in beta-defensins is not associated with susceptibility to Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia
    Peder Fode
    Department for Microbiological Surveillance and Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 7:e32315. 2012

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint [Genome-wide association studies]
    Bjarke Feenstra
    Afdeling for Epidemiologisk Forskning, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 København S
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:3216-20. 2008
    ..An important next step will be to elucidate the mechanisms behind genotype-phenotype associations. Ultimately, the goal is improved prevention, diagnosis and therapy...
  2. pmc Common variants near MBNL1 and NKX2-5 are associated with infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
    Bjarke Feenstra
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Nat Genet 44:334-7. 2012
    ..2 approximately 1.3 Mb downstream of MBNL1. The third SNP, rs29784 (OR = 1.42; P = 1.5 × 10(-15)) at 5q35.2, is 64 kb downstream of NKX2-5, which is involved in development of cardiac muscle tissue and embryonic gut development...
  3. pmc Plasma lipids, genetic variants near APOA1, and the risk of infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
    Bjarke Feenstra
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    JAMA 310:714-21. 2013
    ..Infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis shows strong familial aggregation and heritability, but knowledge about specific genetic risk variants is limited...
  4. pmc Sequence variants in oxytocin pathway genes and preterm birth: a candidate gene association study
    Jinsil Kim
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    BMC Med Genet 14:77. 2013
    ..Multiple lines of evidence suggest that genetic factors play an important role in its etiology. This study was designed to identify genetic variation associated with PTB in oxytocin pathway genes whose role in parturition is well known...
  5. pmc Use of macrolides in mother and child and risk of infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: nationwide cohort study
    Marie Lund
    Department of Epidemiology Research, National Health Surveillance and Research, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    BMJ 348:g1908. 2014
    ..To assess the association between use of macrolide antibiotics in mothers and infants from pregnancy onset until 120 days after birth and infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (IHPS)...
  6. pmc Genome-wide association study identifies four loci associated with eruption of permanent teeth
    Frank Geller
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS Genet 7:e1002275. 2011
    ..5 (95% confidence interval: 2.9-4.1) fewer permanent teeth than children with 0 or 1 of these alleles...
  7. pmc Maternal contributions to preterm delivery
    Heather A Boyd
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1358-64. 2009
    ..The substantial portion of PTD risk explained by effects passed through the female line suggests a role for either imprinting or mitochondrial inheritance...
  8. pmc Genetic variability in beta-defensins is not associated with susceptibility to Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia
    Peder Fode
    Department for Microbiological Surveillance and Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 7:e32315. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate a potential association between gene variations in DEFB1 and DEFB103/DEFB4 and the development of S. aureus bacteremia (SAB) employing a case-control design...