Elizabeth K Speliotes

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Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc PNPLA3 variants specifically confer increased risk for histologic nonalcoholic fatty liver disease but not metabolic disease
    Elizabeth K Speliotes
    Department of Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Hepatology 52:904-12. 2010
  2. pmc Fatty liver is associated with dyslipidemia and dysglycemia independent of visceral fat: the Framingham Heart Study
    Elizabeth K Speliotes
    Department of Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Hepatology 51:1979-87. 2010
  3. pmc Intramuscular fat and associations with metabolic risk factors in the Framingham Heart Study
    Kate E Therkelsen
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 33:863-70. 2013
  4. pmc Common body mass index-associated variants confer risk of extreme obesity
    Chris Cotsapas
    Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 18:3502-7. 2009

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Publications4

  1. pmc PNPLA3 variants specifically confer increased risk for histologic nonalcoholic fatty liver disease but not metabolic disease
    Elizabeth K Speliotes
    Department of Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Hepatology 52:904-12. 2010
    ..CONCLUSION: Genetic variation at PNPLA3 confers a markedly increased risk of increasingly severe histological features of NAFLD, without a strong effect on metabolic syndrome component traits...
  2. pmc Fatty liver is associated with dyslipidemia and dysglycemia independent of visceral fat: the Framingham Heart Study
    Elizabeth K Speliotes
    Department of Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Hepatology 51:1979-87. 2010
    ..001), whereas associations with SBP and DBP were attenuated (P > 0.05)...
  3. pmc Intramuscular fat and associations with metabolic risk factors in the Framingham Heart Study
    Kate E Therkelsen
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 33:863-70. 2013
    ..Intramuscular fat accumulates between muscle fibers or within muscle cells. We investigated the association of intramuscular fat with other ectopic fat deposits and metabolic risk factors...
  4. pmc Common body mass index-associated variants confer risk of extreme obesity
    Chris Cotsapas
    Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 18:3502-7. 2009
    ..Our results suggest that variants influencing BMI also contribute to severe obesity, a condition at the extreme of the phenotypic spectrum rather than a distinct condition...

Research Grants2

  1. Analysis of Fatty Liver in the Framingham Heart Study Cohort
    ELIZABETH SPELIOTES; Fiscal Year: 2007
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