D Rabinowitz

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A transmission disequilibrium test for quantitative trait loci
    D Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Hum Hered 47:342-50. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Unbiased discordant sib-pair tests when parental genotypes are missing
    D Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Am J Med Genet 105:57-9. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Adjusting for population heterogeneity: a framework for characterizing statistical information and developing efficient test statistics
    Daniel Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 24:284-90. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Testing for age-at-onset anticipation with affected parent-child pairs
    D Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Biometrics 55:834-8. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Approximating the distribution of maximally selected McNemar's statistics
    D Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Biometrics 56:897-902. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint A unified approach to adjusting association tests for population admixture with arbitrary pedigree structure and arbitrary missing marker information
    D Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, N Y, USA
    Hum Hered 50:211-23. 2000
  7. pmc Familial clustering of seizure types within the idiopathic generalized epilepsies
    M R Winawer
    G H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurology 65:523-8. 2005
  8. pmc Risk of Parkinson disease in carriers of parkin mutations: estimation using the kin-cohort method
    Yuanjia Wang
    Department of Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, New York, USA
    Arch Neurol 65:467-74. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Using conditional logistic regression to fit proportional odds models to interval censored data
    D Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Biometrics 56:511-8. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Maximally selected chi2 statistics for k x 2 tables
    R A Betensky
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Biometrics 55:317-20. 1999

Research Grants

  1. STATISTICAL METHODS FOR GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY
    Daniel Rabinowitz; Fiscal Year: 2005

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint A transmission disequilibrium test for quantitative trait loci
    D Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Hum Hered 47:342-50. 1997
    ..Environmental and demographic covariates may be incorporated into the analysis. The results of simulation studies that provide information about the power of the approach are reported...
  2. ncbi request reprint Unbiased discordant sib-pair tests when parental genotypes are missing
    D Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Am J Med Genet 105:57-9. 2001
    ..An approach presented here in the context of the simple example might be extended to methods for recovering information in more complex settings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Adjusting for population heterogeneity: a framework for characterizing statistical information and developing efficient test statistics
    Daniel Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 24:284-90. 2003
    ..The main technical result of this work is an approach to computing test statistics for local alternatives that exploit all of the available statistical information...
  4. ncbi request reprint Testing for age-at-onset anticipation with affected parent-child pairs
    D Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Biometrics 55:834-8. 1999
    ..This paper presents a nonparametric approach to testing for age-at-onset anticipation that adjusts for such preferential ascertainment. The approach is illustrated through application to data on panic disorder...
  5. ncbi request reprint Approximating the distribution of maximally selected McNemar's statistics
    D Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Biometrics 56:897-902. 2000
    ..The results of simulation experiments that assess the accuracy of the approximation in moderate sample sizes are reported...
  6. ncbi request reprint A unified approach to adjusting association tests for population admixture with arbitrary pedigree structure and arbitrary missing marker information
    D Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, N Y, USA
    Hum Hered 50:211-23. 2000
    ..The algorithm is applicable with all pedigree structures and all patterns of missing marker allele information...
  7. pmc Familial clustering of seizure types within the idiopathic generalized epilepsies
    M R Winawer
    G H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurology 65:523-8. 2005
    ..To examine the genetic relationships among epilepsies with different seizure types--myoclonic, absence, and generalized tonic-clonic--within the idiopathic generalized epilepsies (IGEs)...
  8. pmc Risk of Parkinson disease in carriers of parkin mutations: estimation using the kin-cohort method
    Yuanjia Wang
    Department of Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, New York, USA
    Arch Neurol 65:467-74. 2008
    ..To estimate the risk of Parkinson disease (PD) in individuals with mutations in the Parkin gene...
  9. ncbi request reprint Using conditional logistic regression to fit proportional odds models to interval censored data
    D Rabinowitz
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Biometrics 56:511-8. 2000
    ..Simulations are presented to assess the accuracy of the procedure...
  10. ncbi request reprint Maximally selected chi2 statistics for k x 2 tables
    R A Betensky
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Biometrics 55:317-20. 1999
    ..The methodology is illustrated with data from an AIDS clinical trial. The results of simulation experiments that assess the accuracy of the asymptotic distributions in moderate sample sizes are also reported...
  11. ncbi request reprint Long-acting somatostatin analog therapy of acromegaly: a meta-analysis
    Pamela U Freda
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:4465-73. 2005
    ..Although considerable data exist on the use of long-acting somatostatin analogs to treat acromegaly, their reported efficacy differs substantially among trials...
  12. pmc A method for estimating penetrance from families sampled for linkage analysis
    Yuanjia Wang
    Department of Statistics, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Biometrics 62:1081-8. 2006
    ..The purpose here is to present an approach to adjusting for the potential bias while using the families from linkage analysis to estimate the risk...
  13. pmc Use of chromosome substitution strains to identify seizure susceptibility loci in mice
    Melodie R Winawer
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Mamm Genome 18:23-31. 2007
    ..CSS mapping suggests seizure susceptibility loci on mouse Chromosomes 10 and 18. This approach provides a framework for identifying potentially novel homologous candidate genes for human temporal lobe epilepsy...
  14. pmc Clinical risk factors for portopulmonary hypertension
    Steven M Kawut
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 622 West 168th Street, PH 8E, Room 101, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Hepatology 48:196-203. 2008
    ..24, 95% confidence interval 0.09-0.65, P = 0.005) of portopulmonary hypertension. The severity of liver disease was not related to the risk of portopulmonary hypertension...
  15. ncbi request reprint The common insertional polymorphism in the APOC1 promoter is associated with serum apolipoprotein C-I levels in Hispanic children
    Neil S Shachter
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Atherosclerosis 179:387-93. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that the mechanism of the previously described association with plasma TG is, at least in part, related to the correlation of the polymorphism with the level of expression of apoC-I...
  16. doi request reprint Interexpert agreement in the identification of macular location in infants at risk for retinopathy of prematurity
    Michael F Chiang
    Department of Ophthalmology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 128:1153-9. 2010
    ..To characterize variability in the identification of the macular center among retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) experts...
  17. ncbi request reprint Systematic regulation of spine sizes and densities in pyramidal neurons
    Sila Konur
    Department of Biological Sciences, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    J Neurobiol 56:95-112. 2003
    ..Individual neurons also appear to regulate their apical and basal spine densities and morphologies in concert. Our data provide evidence for a homeostatic control of excitatory synaptic strength...
  18. ncbi request reprint Relation of antibiotic use to risk of myocardial infarction in the general population
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:18-21. 2002
    ..pneumoniae within each group were similar. Use of antibiotics with activity against C. pneumoniae does not reduce the risk of myocardial infarction in the general population...
  19. pmc Plasma levels of S100A4 in portopulmonary hypertension
    Tien Peng
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Biomarkers 14:156-60. 2009
    ..05). There was no significant difference in plasma levels of S100A4 between PPHTN patients and controls with liver disease, although liver disease itself was associated with increased S100A4 levels...
  20. ncbi request reprint Estimation of the mean from sums with unknown numbers of summands
    Ipe Ninan
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University, New York, New York 10276, USA
    Biometrics 62:918-20. 2006
    ..Here, a relatively convenient nonparametric approach to estimation is presented. Data from an experiment in which cationic styrylpyridinium dye FM4-64 was used in cultured mouse hippocampal neurons are used to illustrate the approach...
  21. pmc Genetic influences on myoclonic and absence seizures
    M R Winawer
    G H Sergievsky Center, Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurology 61:1576-81. 2003
    ..To examine the relationship between genotype and phenotype in idiopathic generalized epilepsies (IGEs) using a novel approach that focuses on seizure type rather than syndrome...
  22. ncbi request reprint Evidence for familial aggregation of tremor in normal individuals
    E D Louis
    Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Neurology 57:110-4. 2001
    ..Other studies might be designed by investigators to identify these genes through genetic linkage or association analysis. Identification of such genes would help to elucidate the mechanisms underlying this ubiquitous condition...
  23. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and hospitalization in the elderly
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1615-20. 2003
    ..To explore the association between body mass index (BMI) and hospital usage in the elderly...
  24. pmc Telemedical diagnosis of retinopathy of prematurity: accuracy of expert versus non-expert graders
    Steven L Williams
    Department of Ophthalmology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 94:351-6. 2010
    ..To assess accuracy of telemedical retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) diagnosis by trained non-expert graders compared with expert graders...
  25. pmc Concordance of disease form in kindreds ascertained through affected individuals
    Melodie Winawer
    G H Sergievsky Center and Mailman School of Public Health Epidemiology Division, Columbia University, New York 10027, USA
    Stat Med 21:1887-97. 2002
    ..The approaches are illustrated through an application to the generalized and localization-related forms of epilepsy...
  26. pmc Risk factors and impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in candidates for liver transplantation
    Debbie Rybak
    Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Liver Transpl 14:1357-65. 2008
    ..Older age and smoking are significant risk factors of COPD, which has adverse consequences on functional status and quality of life in these patients...
  27. pmc Early presynaptic changes during plasticity in cultured hippocampal neurons
    Ipe Ninan
    Taub Institute and Department of Pathology, Columbia University, New York City, NY 10032, USA
    EMBO J 25:4361-71. 2006
    ..These results suggest that potentiation involves early changes in the prS terminal including remodeling and release probability increase of pre-existing synapses...
  28. ncbi request reprint Sources of variability in blood pressure measurement using the Dinamap PRO 100 automated oscillometric device
    Joseph J Chang
    Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:1218-26. 2003
    ..The majority of variability in blood pressure measurement was due to the device as used under the study conditions...
  29. ncbi request reprint Association between the HOXA1 A218G polymorphism and increased head circumference in patients with autism
    Monica Conciatori
    Laboratory of Molecular Psychiatry and Neurogenetics, University Campus Bio Medico, Via Longoni 83, I 00155 Rome, Italy
    Biol Psychiatry 55:413-9. 2004
    ..The HOXA1 gene plays a major role in brainstem and cranial morphogenesis. The G allele of the HOXA1 A218G polymorphism has been previously found associated with autism...

Research Grants3

  1. STATISTICAL METHODS FOR GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY
    Daniel Rabinowitz; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The package will be made available on the web as a Windows instillation file. ..