Yanbin Dong

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Georgia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc FTO variant rs9939609 is associated with body mass index and waist circumference, but not with energy intake or physical activity in European- and African-American youth
    Gaifen Liu
    Unit of Genetic Epidemiology and Bioinformatics, Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Genet 11:57. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Low 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in adolescents: race, season, adiposity, physical activity, and fitness
    Yanbin Dong
    Medical College of Georgia, Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, 1120 15th St, HS 1640, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Pediatrics 125:1104-11. 2010
  3. doi request reprint A 16-week randomized clinical trial of 2000 international units daily vitamin D3 supplementation in black youth: 25-hydroxyvitamin D, adiposity, and arterial stiffness
    Yanbin Dong
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:4584-91. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint The G protein-coupled receptor kinase 4 gene affects blood pressure in young normotensive twins
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Building HS 1640, Augusta, GA 30912 3715, USA
    Am J Hypertens 19:61-6. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of the eNOS gene on development of blood pressure and left ventricular mass: longitudinal findings in multiethnic youth
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 3710, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 15:669-75. 2005
  6. pmc Stress-induced sodium excretion: a new intermediate phenotype to study the early genetic etiology of hypertension?
    Dongliang Ge
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Hypertension 53:262-9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular characteristics in American youth with prehypertension
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 3715, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:1051-7. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Relationships of cardiovascular phenotypes with healthy weight, at risk of overweight, and overweight in US youths
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 3715, USA
    Pediatrics 121:115-22. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Multilocus analyses of Renin-Angiotensin-aldosterone system gene variants on blood pressure at rest and during behavioral stress in young normotensive subjects
    Dongliang Ge
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912 3715, USA
    Hypertension 49:107-12. 2007
  10. pmc Leukocyte telomere length in healthy Caucasian and African-American adolescents: relationships with race, sex, adiposity, adipokines, and physical activity
    Haidong Zhu
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 3715, USA
    J Pediatr 158:215-20. 2011

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  1. pmc FTO variant rs9939609 is associated with body mass index and waist circumference, but not with energy intake or physical activity in European- and African-American youth
    Gaifen Liu
    Unit of Genetic Epidemiology and Bioinformatics, Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Genet 11:57. 2010
    ..This study aimed to assess the influence of FTO variant rs9939609 on adiposity, insulin resistance, energy intake and physical activity in European - (EA) and African-American (AA) youth...
  2. doi request reprint Low 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in adolescents: race, season, adiposity, physical activity, and fitness
    Yanbin Dong
    Medical College of Georgia, Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, 1120 15th St, HS 1640, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Pediatrics 125:1104-11. 2010
    ..The objectives were to characterize the vitamin D status of black and white adolescents residing in the southeastern United States (latitude: approximately 33 degrees N) and to investigate relationships with adiposity...
  3. doi request reprint A 16-week randomized clinical trial of 2000 international units daily vitamin D3 supplementation in black youth: 25-hydroxyvitamin D, adiposity, and arterial stiffness
    Yanbin Dong
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:4584-91. 2010
    ..Vitamin D insufficiency/deficiency is commonly observed in black youth...
  4. ncbi request reprint The G protein-coupled receptor kinase 4 gene affects blood pressure in young normotensive twins
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Building HS 1640, Augusta, GA 30912 3715, USA
    Am J Hypertens 19:61-6. 2006
    ..The present study evaluated the impact of the GRK4 gene variants on BP levels in normotensive adolescents and young adults...
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of the eNOS gene on development of blood pressure and left ventricular mass: longitudinal findings in multiethnic youth
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 3710, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 15:669-75. 2005
    ..To evaluate the impact of the endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) gene on longitudinal development of blood pressure (BP) and left ventricular mass (LVM) from childhood into early adulthood...
  6. pmc Stress-induced sodium excretion: a new intermediate phenotype to study the early genetic etiology of hypertension?
    Dongliang Ge
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Hypertension 53:262-9. 2009
    ..36 in whites and 0.39 in blacks. In summary, this study establishes Delta U(Na)V and stress U(Na)V as heritable phenotypes that may be used to study the genetic etiology of early hypertension development...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular characteristics in American youth with prehypertension
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 3715, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:1051-7. 2007
    ..Cardiovascular structure and function in youth with prehypertension have been incompletely investigated...
  8. doi request reprint Relationships of cardiovascular phenotypes with healthy weight, at risk of overweight, and overweight in US youths
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 3715, USA
    Pediatrics 121:115-22. 2008
    ..This study aimed to evaluate comprehensively the cardiovascular phenotypes of cardiovascular disease-free youths at risk of overweight, in comparison with healthy weight and overweight...
  9. ncbi request reprint Multilocus analyses of Renin-Angiotensin-aldosterone system gene variants on blood pressure at rest and during behavioral stress in young normotensive subjects
    Dongliang Ge
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912 3715, USA
    Hypertension 49:107-12. 2007
    ..We proposed a viable approach to test for the multiple genetic contributions to BP and hypertension...
  10. pmc Leukocyte telomere length in healthy Caucasian and African-American adolescents: relationships with race, sex, adiposity, adipokines, and physical activity
    Haidong Zhu
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 3715, USA
    J Pediatr 158:215-20. 2011
    ..To examine the relationships of race, sex, adiposity, adipokines, and physical activity to telomere length in adolescents...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of angiotensinogen and angiotensin II type I receptor genes on blood pressure and left ventricular mass trajectories in multiethnic youth
    Xiaoling Wang
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, 30912, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:393-402. 2006
    ..A protective AGTR1 haplotype for LVM was also identified...
  12. ncbi request reprint The Georgia Cardiovascular Twin Study: influence of genetic predisposition and chronic stress on risk for cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes
    Dongliang Ge
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:965-70. 2006
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  13. pmc Adhesion molecule polymorphisms and pulse wave velocity in American youth
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Building HS 1640, Augusta, GA 30912 3715, United States of America
    Twin Res Hum Genet 11:517-23. 2008
    ..This article aimed at uncovering the genetic contributions of adhesion molecules, key members in the inflammatory process, to PWV in these young individuals...
  14. pmc Prostasin: a possible candidate gene for human hypertension
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Hypertens 21:1028-33. 2008
    ..This study aimed to evaluate whether the human prostasin gene is a novel candidate gene underlying blood pressure (BP) elevation...
  15. ncbi request reprint The G protein-coupled receptor kinase 4 gene modulates stress-induced sodium excretion in black normotensive adolescents
    Haidong Zhu
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 3715, USA
    Pediatr Res 60:440-2. 2006
    ..The 65L allele of the GRK4 gene is associated with stress-induced U(Na)V reduction, suggesting impaired sodium handling in affected black youth...
  16. doi request reprint A genome-wide methylation study of severe vitamin D deficiency in African American adolescents
    Haidong Zhu
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    J Pediatr 162:1004-9.e1. 2013
    ..To test the hypothesis that changes in DNA methylation are involved in vitamin D deficiency-related immune cell regulation using an unbiased genome-wide approach combined with a genomic and epigenomic integrative approach...
  17. pmc A genome-wide methylation study on essential hypertension in young African American males
    Xiaoling Wang
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e53938. 2013
    ..Based on the recent studies that highlight the involvement of inflammation in the development of hypertension, we hypothesize that changes in DNA methylation of leukocytes are involved in the pathogenesis of hypertension...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of dopamine receptor type 1 and Gs protein alpha subunit gene polymorphisms on blood pressure at rest and in response to stress
    Yanhui Lu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 3715, USA
    Am J Hypertens 19:832-6. 2006
    ..Therefore, we investigated whether the A-48G polymorphism of the DRD1 gene and the T393C polymorphism of the Gs protein alpha subunit (GNAS) gene influenced BP levels at rest and in response to stress...
  19. ncbi request reprint Endothelin-1 gene and progression of blood pressure and left ventricular mass: longitudinal findings in youth
    Yanbin Dong
    Georgia Prevention Institute Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912 3710, USA
    Hypertension 44:884-90. 2004
    ..In summary, our results uncover a sex-specific protective effect of variation in the ET-1 gene on the progression of hypertension risk, and a SES-specific effect on risk of developing left ventricular hypertrophy in multiethnic youth...
  20. pmc Vitamin D3 supplementation for 16 weeks improves flow-mediated dilation in overweight African-American adults
    Ryan A Harris
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    Am J Hypertens 24:557-62. 2011
    ..This study sought to test the hypothesis that 16 weeks of 60,000 IU monthly supplementation of oral vitamin D(3) would improve flow-mediated dilation (FMD) in African Americans, whereas no change would be observed in the placebo group...
  21. doi request reprint Urinary prostasin excretion is associated with adiposity in nonhypertensive African-American adolescents
    De huang Guo
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatr Res 74:206-10. 2013
    ..Our specific aim was to explore whether there is a relationship between adiposity and urinary prostasin excretion at the population level...
  22. ncbi request reprint Update on G-protein polymorphisms in hypertension
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, 1120 15th Street, HS 1640, Augusta, GA 30912 3715, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 8:23-9. 2006
    ..In this review, in conjunction with our own research, we bring readers up to date on the latest developments of GNB3 polymorphisms in the field of hypertension...
  23. pmc Urinary prostasin: a possible biomarker for renal pressure natriuresis in black adolescents
    Haidong Zhu
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30907, USA
    Pediatr Res 65:443-6. 2009
    ..43, p = 0.0001), even after being normalized by urinary creatinine. Our data suggest that urinary prostasin could be a novel biomarker and/or mechanism for renal pressure natriuresis in normotensive black adolescents...
  24. pmc Sex dimorphisms in inflammatory markers and adiposity in African-American youth
    Karen H Petty
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 5:327-33. 2010
    ..Our aim was to determine sex differences in inflammatory markers and in the association between adiposity and inflammation in a sample of African-American adolescents...
  25. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin moderates the relationship between adiposity and leptin in adolescents regardless of gender or race
    Vanessa Bundy
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 24:119-24. 2011
    ..To determine gender or race differences in associations between adiposity and leptin, and whether adiponectin moderates these relationships...
  26. pmc Plasma kallistatin is associated with adiposity and cardiometabolic risk in apparently healthy African American adolescents
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA, USA
    Metabolism 62:642-6. 2013
    ..Thus, the goal of this study was to examine the relationships among plasma kallistatin levels, adiposity and cardiometabolic risk factors in African American adolescents...
  27. pmc Greater fructose consumption is associated with cardiometabolic risk markers and visceral adiposity in adolescents
    Norman K Pollock
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA, USA
    J Nutr 142:251-7. 2012
    ..05). In adolescents, higher fructose consumption is associated with multiple markers of cardiometabolic risk, but it appears that these relationships are mediated by visceral obesity...
  28. ncbi request reprint Stress-induced sodium retention and hypertension: a review and hypothesis
    Gregory A Harshfield
    Medical College of Georgia, 1120 15th Street, Augusta, GA 30912 4534, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 11:29-34. 2009
    ..Furthermore, research using this technique indicates the effectiveness of renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system blockers in correcting impaired sodium regulation and consequent hypertension in these individuals...
  29. pmc Adolescent obesity, bone mass, and cardiometabolic risk factors
    Norman K Pollock
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    J Pediatr 158:727-34. 2011
    ..To compare bone mass between overweight adolescents with and without cardiometabolic risk factors (CMR). Associations of bone mass with CMR and adiposity were also determined...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effects of NOS3 Glu298Asp polymorphism on hemodynamic reactivity to stress: influences of ethnicity and obesity
    Surender Malhotra
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 3710, USA
    Hypertension 44:866-71. 2004
    ..Results indicate the importance of examining impact of BP control-related genetic polymorphisms within the context of moderating factors such as adiposity and ethnicity...
  31. pmc Obesity related methylation changes in DNA of peripheral blood leukocytes
    Xiaoling Wang
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    BMC Med 8:87. 2010
    ..Because of emerging evidence that immune responses are epigenetically regulated, we hypothesized that DNA methylation changes are involved in obesity induced immune dysfunction and aimed to identify these changes...
  32. ncbi request reprint Sympathetic nervous system, genes and human essential hypertension
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, 30912 3715, USA
    Curr Neurovasc Res 2:303-17. 2005
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  33. ncbi request reprint The association of race and sex to the pressure natriuresis response to stress
    Gregory A Harshfield
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, MCG Annex H S 1640, Augusta, GA 30912 4534, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:498-502. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the influence of race and sex on the pressure natriuresis response to prolonged behavioral stress in youth...
  34. doi request reprint Epithelial sodium channel inhibition by amiloride on blood pressure and cardiovascular disease risk in young prehypertensives
    Jigar Bhagatwala
    Georgia Prevention Center, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA Department of Internal Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 16:47-53. 2014
    ..85±2.45 ng/dL). ENaC inhibition by amiloride may be used as an early intervention to halt the progression to full hypertension and cardiovascular disease in young adults with prehypertension...
  35. pmc Adolescent fiber consumption is associated with visceral fat and inflammatory markers
    Samip Parikh
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, Georgia 30912, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:E1451-7. 2012
    ..The link between adolescent fiber consumption, inflammation, and body fat distribution has not been investigated...
  36. ncbi request reprint Obesity reveals an association between blood pressure and the G-protein beta3-subunit gene: a study of female dizygotic twins
    Yanbin Dong
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Pharmacogenetics 14:419-27. 2004
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  37. ncbi request reprint Molecular variants of the sodium/hydrogen exchanger type 3 gene and essential hypertension
    Haidong Zhu
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    J Hypertens 22:1269-75. 2004
    ..The objectives of this study were to identify polymorphic variants within the gene coding for the sodium/hydrogen exchanger type 3 (NHE3) and to examine their relationship with hypertension and biochemical indices of sodium balance...
  38. doi request reprint Cytokine profiling of young overweight and obese female African American adults with prediabetes
    Rudolf Lucas
    Vascular Biology Center, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA, United States Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA, United States Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA, United States Electronic address
    Cytokine 64:310-5. 2013
    ..Our data also call for further investigations in animal models and population cohorts to establish the roles of a variety of pro-inflammatory cytokines in the early development of obesity-related T2D...
  39. pmc Interleukin-6 stimulates epithelial sodium channels in mouse cortical collecting duct cells
    Ke Li
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Dept of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 3715, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 299:R590-5. 2010
    ..6 +/- 0.2 to 4.9 +/- 0.2 muA/cm(2) (P < 0.01). This study has identified a novel function of IL-6, namely, IL-6 may activate ENaC. Therefore, renal inflammation mediated by IL-6 likely contributes to impaired pressure natriuresis...
  40. pmc Cardiometabolic biomarkers in young black girls: relations to body fatness and aerobic fitness, and effects of a randomized physical activity trial
    Bernard Gutin
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Health Sciences University Formerly the Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Int J Pediatr 2011:219268. 2011
    ..More research is needed to clarify what types of interventions can enhance the cardiometabolic health of youths...
  41. ncbi request reprint Beta2-adrenergic receptor gene and resting hemodynamics in European and African American youth
    Harold Snieder
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Building HS 1640, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am J Hypertens 15:973-9. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between these polymorphisms and resting hemodynamic function in African American (AA) and European American (EA) youths...
  42. ncbi request reprint Single-strand conformational polymorphism analysis: basic principles and routine practice
    Yanbin Dong
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    Methods Mol Med 108:149-57. 2005
    ..g., Liddle's syndrome) and polygenic disorders (e.g., essential hypertension)...
  43. ncbi request reprint "It takes a village" to raise research productivity: impact of a Trauma Interdisciplinary Group for Research at an urban, Level 1 trauma center
    Elizabeth G NeSmith
    College of Nursing, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, Georgia 30912, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:173-8. 2013
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  44. pmc Can novel Apo A-I polymorphisms be responsible for low HDL in South Asian immigrants?
    Sunita Dodani
    Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    Indian J Hum Genet 14:9-15. 2008
    ..Further larger studies are required to explore and uncover these associations that could be responsible for excess CAD risk in South Asians...
  45. ncbi request reprint Association between the Thr715Pro P-selectin gene polymorphism and soluble P-selectin levels in a multiethnic population in South London
    Michelle A Miller
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Thromb Haemost 92:1060-5. 2004
    ..Lower levels of sP-selectin were not accounted for by this polymorphism in blacks, in whom the C allele was very rare...
  46. ncbi request reprint Amiloride, a specific drug for hypertension in black people with T594M variant?
    Emma H Baker
    Department of Physiological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 40:13-7. 2002
    ..Our study supports the concept that the T594M polymorphism contributes to the elevation of blood pressure and suggests that consideration should be given to the use of amiloride in affected individuals...
  47. ncbi request reprint Contrasting associations between aldosterone synthase gene polymorphisms and essential hypertension in blacks and in whites
    Haidong Zhu
    Blood Pressure Unit, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    J Hypertens 21:87-95. 2003
    ..The possibility of impaired aldosterone production for the development of hypertension is of particular relevance in black Afro-Caribbeans exposed to a high dietary sodium intake...
  48. ncbi request reprint Circulating soluble E-selectin levels and the Ser 128Arg polymorphism in individuals from different ethnic groups
    Michelle A Miller
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE, UK
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 15:65-70. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether the Ser128 Arg polymorphism of the E-selectin gene is associated with soluble E-selectin levels in individuals from a multiethnic population...
  49. pmc Regulation of the epithelial sodium channel by accessory proteins
    Kelly Gormley
    Division of Neurosciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Biochem J 371:1-14. 2003
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  50. ncbi request reprint A gene-environment interaction model of stress-induced hypertension
    Ikhide G Imumorin
    Department of Biology, Spelman College, Atlanta, GA 30314, USA
    Cardiovasc Toxicol 5:109-32. 2005
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  51. ncbi request reprint Genetics in psychosomatic medicine: research designs and statistical approaches
    Jeanne M McCaffery
    Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:206-16. 2007
    ..We hope this overview of twin and genetic association designs will support and stimulate thoughtful applications of genetic approaches within psychosomatic medicine...
  52. ncbi request reprint Yield of screening for CADASIL mutations in lacunar stroke and leukoaraiosis
    Yanbin Dong
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Stroke 34:203-5. 2003
    ..Atypical phenotypes have been recognized, and the disease is probably underdiagnosed in the wider stroke population. Therefore, we determined the yield of screening for Notch3 mutations in lacunar stroke with or without leukoaraiosis...

Research Grants5

  1. Genetics and cardiovascular reactivity in young twins
    Yanbin Dong; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  2. Genetics of Stress Induced Hypertension in Black Youth
    Yanbin Dong; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Understanding the connections between salt, stress and genetics will provide a fresh approach into evaluating risk factors for high blood pressure. ..
  3. Genetics of Stress Induced Hypertension in Black Youth
    Yanbin Dong; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Understanding the connections between salt, stress and genetics will provide a fresh approach into evaluating risk factors for high blood pressure. ..