Kevin B Jacobs

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Publications

  1. pmc Genome-wide linkage scan for genes affecting longitudinal trends in systolic blood pressure
    Kevin B Jacobs
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Division of Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    BMC Genet 4:S82. 2003
  2. pmc A genome-wide association study identifies alleles in FGFR2 associated with risk of sporadic postmenopausal breast cancer
    David J Hunter
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Nat Genet 39:870-4. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Multiple loci identified in a genome-wide association study of prostate cancer
    Gilles Thomas
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Nat Genet 40:310-5. 2008
  4. pmc Identification of ten loci associated with height highlights new biological pathways in human growth
    Guillaume Lettre
    Program in Medical and Population Genetics, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142, USA
    Nat Genet 40:584-91. 2008
  5. pmc Common variants near MC4R are associated with fat mass, weight and risk of obesity
    Ruth J F Loos
    MRC Epidemiology Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK
    Nat Genet 40:768-75. 2008

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Publications5

  1. pmc Genome-wide linkage scan for genes affecting longitudinal trends in systolic blood pressure
    Kevin B Jacobs
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Division of Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    BMC Genet 4:S82. 2003
    ..The most significant results from our analyses were found on chromosomes 12, 15, and 17 for mean SBP, and chromosome 20 for both SBP slope and curvature...
  2. pmc A genome-wide association study identifies alleles in FGFR2 associated with risk of sporadic postmenopausal breast cancer
    David J Hunter
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Nat Genet 39:870-4. 2007
    ..Our summary results from the GWAS are available online in a form that should speed the identification of additional risk loci...
  3. doi request reprint Multiple loci identified in a genome-wide association study of prostate cancer
    Gilles Thomas
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Nat Genet 40:310-5. 2008
    ..Our findings point to multiple loci with moderate effects associated with susceptibility to prostate cancer that, taken together, in the future may predict high risk in select individuals...
  4. pmc Identification of ten loci associated with height highlights new biological pathways in human growth
    Guillaume Lettre
    Program in Medical and Population Genetics, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142, USA
    Nat Genet 40:584-91. 2008
    ..These results expand the picture of the biological regulation of human height and of the genetic architecture of this classical complex trait...
  5. pmc Common variants near MC4R are associated with fat mass, weight and risk of obesity
    Ruth J F Loos
    MRC Epidemiology Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK
    Nat Genet 40:768-75. 2008
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