Hunter J Young

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Blood viscosity and hematocrit as risk factors for type 2 diabetes mellitus: the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study
    Leonardo J Tamariz
    Department of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:1153-60. 2008
  2. pmc Association of blood lactate with type 2 diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Carotid MRI Study
    Stephen O Crawford
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 39:1647-55. 2010
  3. pmc Lactate and risk of incident diabetes in a case-cohort of the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study
    Stephen P Juraschek
    The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e55113. 2013
  4. pmc Chronic inflammation role in the obesity-diabetes association: a case-cohort study
    Vivian C Luft
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Diabetol Metab Syndr 5:31. 2013
  5. pmc Comparing self-reported ethnicity to genetic background measures in the context of the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Jasmin Divers
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    BMC Genet 12:28. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure and decline in kidney function: findings from the Systolic Hypertension in the Elderly Program (SHEP)
    J Hunter Young
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:2776-82. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint The coming epidemic: hypertension in rural Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia
    J H Young
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore MD 21205, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 19:145-8. 2005
  8. pmc Differential susceptibility to hypertension is due to selection during the out-of-Africa expansion
    J Hunter Young
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 1:e82. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Evolution of blood pressure regulation in humans
    J Hunter Young
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 2024 Monument Street, Room 2 625, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 9:13-8. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Longitudinal study of markers of oxidative capacity and type 2 diabetes
    JEFFERY HUNTER YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. HYPERTENSION AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICANS
    JEFFERY YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2002
  3. HYPERTENSION AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICANS
    JEFFERY YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2003
  4. HYPERTENSION AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICANS
    JEFFERY YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2004
  5. HYPERTENSION AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICANS
    JEFFERY YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2005
  6. HYPERTENSION AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICANS
    JEFFERY YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2006

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Blood viscosity and hematocrit as risk factors for type 2 diabetes mellitus: the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study
    Leonardo J Tamariz
    Department of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:1153-60. 2008
    ..63, 95% confidence interval: 1.49, 1.79) were over 60% more likely to develop diabetes. Therefore, elevated blood viscosity and hematocrit deserve attention as emerging risk factors for insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  2. pmc Association of blood lactate with type 2 diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Carotid MRI Study
    Stephen O Crawford
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 39:1647-55. 2010
    ..Accumulating evidence implicates insufficient oxidative capacity in the development of type 2 diabetes. This notion has not been well tested in large, population-based studies...
  3. pmc Lactate and risk of incident diabetes in a case-cohort of the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study
    Stephen P Juraschek
    The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e55113. 2013
    ..Whether decreased oxidative capacity is a cause or consequence of diabetes is unknown. Our purpose is to evaluate whether lactate, a marker of oxidative capacity, is associated with incident diabetes...
  4. pmc Chronic inflammation role in the obesity-diabetes association: a case-cohort study
    Vivian C Luft
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Diabetol Metab Syndr 5:31. 2013
    ..Chronic inflammation is related to both obesity and diabetes. Our aim was to investigate to what extent this inflammation contributes to the association between obesity and diabetes...
  5. pmc Comparing self-reported ethnicity to genetic background measures in the context of the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Jasmin Divers
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    BMC Genet 12:28. 2011
    ..We compare the agreement between SRE and genetic based measures of ancestry (GBMA), and conduct simulation studies based on observed MESA data to evaluate the performance of each measure under various conditions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure and decline in kidney function: findings from the Systolic Hypertension in the Elderly Program (SHEP)
    J Hunter Young
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:2776-82. 2002
    ..Therefore, systolic BP is a strong, independent predictor of a decline in kidney function among older persons with isolated systolic hypertension...
  7. ncbi request reprint The coming epidemic: hypertension in rural Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia
    J H Young
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore MD 21205, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 19:145-8. 2005
    ..In addition, the rise in blood pressure with age was striking, surpassing the experience in Western countries. This epidemic of hypertension may herald a coming epidemic of cardiovascular disease in Central Asia...
  8. pmc Differential susceptibility to hypertension is due to selection during the out-of-Africa expansion
    J Hunter Young
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 1:e82. 2005
    ..This differential susceptibility is likely due to our history of adaptation to climate...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evolution of blood pressure regulation in humans
    J Hunter Young
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 2024 Monument Street, Room 2 625, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 9:13-8. 2007
    ..Worldwide populations may differ in susceptibility to the new exposures, however, such that those from hot, arid environments are more susceptible to hypertension than populations from cold environments...

Research Grants6

  1. Longitudinal study of markers of oxidative capacity and type 2 diabetes
    JEFFERY HUNTER YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. communities. If successful, this work could lead to new ways to assess risk for diabetes and its complications in the clinic and to novel approaches for diabetes prevention and treatment. ..
  2. HYPERTENSION AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICANS
    JEFFERY YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This research will build a foundation for a successful career as an independent investigator. ..
  3. HYPERTENSION AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICANS
    JEFFERY YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This research will build a foundation for a successful career as an independent investigator. ..
  4. HYPERTENSION AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICANS
    JEFFERY YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This research will build a foundation for a successful career as an independent investigator. ..
  5. HYPERTENSION AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICANS
    JEFFERY YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This research will build a foundation for a successful career as an independent investigator. ..
  6. HYPERTENSION AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICANS
    JEFFERY YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This research will build a foundation for a successful career as an independent investigator. ..