Eric O Johnson

Summary

Affiliation: RTI International
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Imputation across genotyping arrays for genome-wide association studies: assessment of bias and a correction strategy
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Epidemiology Program, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC, 27709 12194, USA
    Hum Genet 132:509-22. 2013
  2. pmc Peer smoking and the nicotinic receptor genes: an examination of genetic and environmental risks for nicotine dependence
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Epidemiology Program, Research Triangle Institute International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Addiction 105:2014-22. 2010
  3. pmc Onset and persistence of daily smoking: the interplay of socioeconomic status, gender, and psychiatric disorders
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Epidemiology, Division of Health, Social, and Economic Research, Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:S50-7. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Test of measurement invariance of the FTND across demographic groups: assessment, effect size, and prediction of cessation
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Epidemiology, Division of Health, Social, and Economic Research, Research Triangle Institute International, PO Box 12194, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:260-70. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint An epidemiologic study of sleep-disordered breathing symptoms among adolescents
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Research Division, Research Triangle Institute International, PO Box 12194, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Sleep 29:1135-42. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The association of insomnia with anxiety disorders and depression: exploration of the direction of risk
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Epidemiology Program, Triangle Institute International, PO Box 12194, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 40:700-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Is the association of smoking and depression a recent phenomenon?
    Eric O Johnson
    Division of Health, Social and Economic Research, Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:257-62. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of DSM-IV insomnia in adolescence: lifetime prevalence, chronicity, and an emergent gender difference
    Eric O Johnson
    Substance Abuse Epi, Prevention, and Risk Behavior, Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e247-56. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Forward telescoping bias in reported age of onset: an example from cigarette smoking
    Eric O Johnson
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 14:119-29. 2005
  10. pmc Nicotine dependence and comorbid psychiatric disorders: examination of specific genetic variants in the CHRNA5-A3-B4 nicotinic receptor genes
    Li Shiun Chen
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 123:S42-51. 2012

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Imputation across genotyping arrays for genome-wide association studies: assessment of bias and a correction strategy
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Epidemiology Program, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC, 27709 12194, USA
    Hum Genet 132:509-22. 2013
    ..Affymetrix 6.0). In all instances, imputing based on the intersection of genotyped SNPs (as few as 30 % of the total SNPs genotyped) eliminated such bias while still achieving good imputation quality...
  2. pmc Peer smoking and the nicotinic receptor genes: an examination of genetic and environmental risks for nicotine dependence
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Epidemiology Program, Research Triangle Institute International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Addiction 105:2014-22. 2010
    ..Here we test the hypothesis that the nicotinic receptor genes CHRNA5 (rs16969968), CHRNA3 (rs578776), CHRNB3 (rs13277254) and CHRND (rs12466358) modify the risk for nicotine dependence associated with peer smoking...
  3. pmc Onset and persistence of daily smoking: the interplay of socioeconomic status, gender, and psychiatric disorders
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Epidemiology, Division of Health, Social, and Economic Research, Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:S50-7. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Test of measurement invariance of the FTND across demographic groups: assessment, effect size, and prediction of cessation
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Epidemiology, Division of Health, Social, and Economic Research, Research Triangle Institute International, PO Box 12194, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:260-70. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint An epidemiologic study of sleep-disordered breathing symptoms among adolescents
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Research Division, Research Triangle Institute International, PO Box 12194, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Sleep 29:1135-42. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The association of insomnia with anxiety disorders and depression: exploration of the direction of risk
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Epidemiology Program, Triangle Institute International, PO Box 12194, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 40:700-8. 2006
    ..Additionally insomnia may have independent, and potentially etiologically distinct, directional associations with anxiety disorders versus depression...
  7. ncbi request reprint Is the association of smoking and depression a recent phenomenon?
    Eric O Johnson
    Division of Health, Social and Economic Research, Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:257-62. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of DSM-IV insomnia in adolescence: lifetime prevalence, chronicity, and an emergent gender difference
    Eric O Johnson
    Substance Abuse Epi, Prevention, and Risk Behavior, Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e247-56. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Forward telescoping bias in reported age of onset: an example from cigarette smoking
    Eric O Johnson
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 14:119-29. 2005
    ..These results suggest efforts need to be made to limit the effect of forward telescoping in epidemiological studies by survey question and sampling design...
  10. pmc Nicotine dependence and comorbid psychiatric disorders: examination of specific genetic variants in the CHRNA5-A3-B4 nicotinic receptor genes
    Li Shiun Chen
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 123:S42-51. 2012
    ..We examined whether these genetic variants were associated with comorbid disorders and whether comorbid psychiatric disorders modified the genetic risk of nicotine dependence...
  11. pmc Variants in nicotinic receptors and risk for nicotine dependence
    Laura Jean Bierut
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, Box 8134, 660 South Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1163-71. 2008
    ....
  12. pmc Incorporating age at onset of smoking into genetic models for nicotine dependence: evidence for interaction with multiple genes
    Richard A Grucza
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Addict Biol 15:346-57. 2010
    ..Incorporation of logically chosen interaction parameters, such as AOS, into genetic models of substance use disorders may increase the degree of explained phenotypic variation and constitutes a promising avenue for gene discovery...
  13. pmc Novel genes identified in a high-density genome wide association study for nicotine dependence
    Laura Jean Bierut
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid, Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 16:24-35. 2007
    ..This work anticipates the future directions of large-scale genome wide association studies with state-of-the-art methodological approaches and sharing of data with the scientific community...
  14. pmc Further evidence for an association between the gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor A, subunit 4 genes on chromosome 4 and Fagerström Test for Nicotine Dependence
    Arpana Agrawal
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Addiction 104:471-7. 2009
    ..In the present report, we extend the previous study by expanding our genotyping efforts significantly for these two genes...
  15. pmc Assessment of genotype imputation performance using 1000 Genomes in African American studies
    Dana B Hancock
    Behavioral Health Epidemiology Program, Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e50610. 2012
    ..86 for SNPs with MAF>2%), use of the ALL panel for African American studies requires careful interpretation of the population specificity and imputation quality of low frequency SNPs...
  16. pmc CHRNB3 is more strongly associated with Fagerström test for cigarette dependence-based nicotine dependence than cigarettes per day: phenotype definition changes genome-wide association studies results
    John P Rice
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Addiction 107:2019-28. 2012
    ..e., CPD versus Fagerström test for cigarette dependence (FTCD) score as a measure of nicotine dependence) on genome-wide association studies of nicotine dependence...
  17. pmc Cholinergic nicotinic receptor genes implicated in a nicotine dependence association study targeting 348 candidate genes with 3713 SNPs
    Scott F Saccone
    Department of Psychiatry, Box 8134, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 16:36-49. 2007
    ..Other genes among the top signals were KCNJ6 and GABRA4. This study represents one of the most powerful and extensive studies of nicotine dependence to date and has found novel risk loci that require confirmation by replication studies...
  18. pmc A genome-wide association study of alcohol dependence
    Laura J Bierut
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:5082-7. 2010
    ..11 and 1.16. Further dissection of the alcoholism phenotype, to disentangle the influence of comorbid substance-use disorders, will be a next step in identifying genetic variants associated with alcohol dependence...
  19. pmc Cigarette smoking reduction and changes in nicotine dependence
    Marc E Mooney
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota, F 256 2B West, 2450 Riverside Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:426-30. 2011
    ..The relationship of nicotine dependence (ND) to smoking behavior and cessation has been well characterized. However, little is known about the association between smoking reduction (SR) and ND...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity of depression with levels of smoking: an exploration of the shared familial risk hypothesis
    Eric O Johnson
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:1029-38. 2004
    ..The conflicting findings of the studies that have examined the relationship between smoking and depression may be attributable to differences in definition of the disorders and the methods used to analyze them...
  21. pmc Inclusion of African Americans in genetic studies: what is the barrier?
    Sarah M Hartz
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:336-44. 2011
    ..0001). The results of this study suggest that increasing the number of African Americans in genetic databases may be achieved by increasing efforts to locate and contact them...
  22. ncbi request reprint Persistence of cigarette smoking: familial liability and the role of nicotine dependence
    Eric O Johnson
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Addiction 97:1063-70. 2002
    ..We examined alternative ways that familial liability to persistence, nicotine dependence and smoking persistence may be related...
  23. doi request reprint Race differences in nicotine dependence in the Collaborative Genetic study of Nicotine Dependence (COGEND)
    Zhehui Luo
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, MI, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1223-30. 2008
    ..The data support the hypothesis that the relationship between CPD and nicotine dependence as reflected in relapse varies by race, and that Black smokers are dependent at lower levels of CPD than Whites...
  24. ncbi request reprint Smoking and the risk of suicidal behavior: a prospective study of a community sample
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology and Office of the Dean, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:328-34. 2005
    ..A link between cigarette smoking and suicidal behavior has been reported in clinical and epidemiological studies...

Research Grants12

  1. Genome-Wide Association Study of HIV-1 Host Genetics Among Injection Drug Users
    Eric O Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results of this study may identify important biological pathways and targets for developing a vaccine against HIV-1. ..
  2. Genome-Wide Association Study of HIV-1 Host Genetics Among Injection Drug Users
    Eric Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results of this study may identify important biological pathways and targets for developing a vaccine against HIV-1. ..
  3. Examining Pathways among Co-occurring Mental and Substance Use Disorders
    Eric Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF INSOMNIA & MENTAL ILLNESS IN ADOLESCENCE
    Eric Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  5. Genome-Wide Association Study of HIV-1 Host Genetics Among Injection Drug Users
    Eric Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results of this study may identify important biological pathways and targets for developing a vaccine against HIV-1. ..