Miguel A Padilla

Summary

Affiliation: Old Dominion University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Multiple imputation to correct for measurement error in admixture estimates in genetic structured association testing
    Miguel A Padilla
    Department of Psychology, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA 23505, USA
    Hum Hered 68:65-72. 2009
  2. 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
  3. pmc An examination of the association of selected toxic metals with total and central obesity indices: NHANES 99-02
    Miguel A Padilla
    Department of Psychology, Old Dominion University, 250 Mills Godwin Building, Norfolk, VA 23529, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:3332-47. 2010

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Multiple imputation to correct for measurement error in admixture estimates in genetic structured association testing
    Miguel A Padilla
    Department of Psychology, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA 23505, USA
    Hum Hered 68:65-72. 2009
    ..Multiple imputation (MI) is presented as a viable tool for correcting measurement error problems in SAT linear models with emphasis on correcting measurement error contaminated admixture estimates...
  2. 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...
  3. pmc An examination of the association of selected toxic metals with total and central obesity indices: NHANES 99-02
    Miguel A Padilla
    Department of Psychology, Old Dominion University, 250 Mills Godwin Building, Norfolk, VA 23529, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:3332-47. 2010
    ..Future research, such as prospective studies rather than the cross-sectional studies presented here, is warranted to confirm these findings...