Jing Chen

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Affiliation: Tulane University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in china
    Dongfeng Gu
    Cardiovascular Institute and Fuwai Hospital of Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    Hypertension 40:920-7. 2002
  2. pmc The metabolic syndrome and risk of chronic kidney disease: pathophysiology and intervention strategies
    Heather A Laguardia
    Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Nutr Metab 2012:652608. 2012
  3. pmc Circulating adipocytokines and chronic kidney disease
    Katherine T Mills
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e76902. 2013
  4. pmc Risk factors for peripheral arterial disease among patients with chronic kidney disease
    Jing Chen
    Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:136-41. 2012
  5. pmc Elevated plasma levels of endostatin are associated with chronic kidney disease
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Nephrol 35:335-40. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Association between inflammation and insulin resistance in U.S. nondiabetic adults: results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, 1430 Tulane Ave, SL45, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2960-5. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Association between the metabolic syndrome and chronic kidney disease in Chinese adults
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, 1430 Tulane Avenue, SL 45, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA, and the Cardiovascular Institute and Fuwai Hospital, Beijing, China
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:1100-6. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Blood pressure and mortality among Chinese patients with cardiovascular disease
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Hypertens 26:859-65. 2008
  9. pmc Association between blood pressure responses to the cold pressor test and dietary sodium intervention in a Chinese population
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, 1443 Tulane Ave SL45, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1740-6. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of decreased kidney function in Chinese adults aged 35 to 74 years
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Kidney Int 68:2837-45. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in china
    Dongfeng Gu
    Cardiovascular Institute and Fuwai Hospital of Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    Hypertension 40:920-7. 2002
    ..These results underscore the urgent need to develop national strategies to improve prevention, detection, and treatment of hypertension in China...
  2. pmc The metabolic syndrome and risk of chronic kidney disease: pathophysiology and intervention strategies
    Heather A Laguardia
    Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Nutr Metab 2012:652608. 2012
    ..Moreover, there is increased recognition of the complications and mortality related to this syndrome. This paper looks to examine the link between metabolic syndrome and the development of chronic kidney disease...
  3. pmc Circulating adipocytokines and chronic kidney disease
    Katherine T Mills
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e76902. 2013
    ..Adipokines have been associated with atherosclerotic heart disease, which shares many common risk factors with chronic kidney disease (CKD), but their relationship with CKD has not been well characterized...
  4. pmc Risk factors for peripheral arterial disease among patients with chronic kidney disease
    Jing Chen
    Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:136-41. 2012
    ..Further studies are warranted to examine the causal effect of these risk factors on PAD in patients with CKD...
  5. pmc Elevated plasma levels of endostatin are associated with chronic kidney disease
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Nephrol 35:335-40. 2012
    ..Angiogenesis may play an important role in the renal repair process after injury. We investigated the association between plasma endostatin, an endothelial-specific antiangiogenic factor, and chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association between inflammation and insulin resistance in U.S. nondiabetic adults: results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, 1430 Tulane Ave, SL45, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2960-5. 2004
    ..These findings indicate that elevated levels of inflammatory markers are positively and independently associated with insulin resistance. Further studies should examine the potential causal effect of inflammation on insulin resistance...
  7. ncbi request reprint Association between the metabolic syndrome and chronic kidney disease in Chinese adults
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, 1430 Tulane Avenue, SL 45, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA, and the Cardiovascular Institute and Fuwai Hospital, Beijing, China
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:1100-6. 2007
    ..The metabolic syndrome is a common risk factor for cardiovascular and chronic kidney disease (CKD) in Western populations. We examined the relationship between the metabolic syndrome and risk of CKD in Chinese adults...
  8. doi request reprint Blood pressure and mortality among Chinese patients with cardiovascular disease
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Hypertens 26:859-65. 2008
    ..To examine the association between blood pressure (BP) and mortality among patients with a history of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in China...
  9. pmc Association between blood pressure responses to the cold pressor test and dietary sodium intervention in a Chinese population
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, 1443 Tulane Ave SL45, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1740-6. 2008
    ..We examined the association between BP responses to the CPT and to dietary sodium and potassium interventions...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of decreased kidney function in Chinese adults aged 35 to 74 years
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Kidney Int 68:2837-45. 2005
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a major public health burden in Western countries but little is known about its impact in developing countries. We estimated the prevalence and absolute burden of CKD in the general adult population in China...
  11. pmc Sodium sensitivity of blood pressure in Chinese populations
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, SL45, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 12:127-34. 2010
    ..A better understanding of the genetic and environmental determinants of sodium sensitivity has important public health and clinical implications...
  12. ncbi request reprint Geographic variations in the prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in China
    Kristi Reynolds
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Hypertens 21:1273-81. 2003
    ..To compare the prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in north and south, and urban and rural residents of China...
  13. pmc Cigarette smoking and risk of stroke in the chinese adult population
    Tanika N Kelly
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1430 Tulane Avenue SL18, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Stroke 39:1688-93. 2008
    ..We studied the relationship between cigarette smoking and stroke incidence and mortality in the Chinese adult population...
  14. ncbi request reprint Serum antioxidant vitamins and blood pressure in the United States population
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Hypertension 40:810-6. 2002
    ..These findings indicate that antioxidant vitamins may be important in the underlying cause and prevention of hypertension. Further studies in this important area are warranted...
  15. pmc Hypertension subtype and risk of cardiovascular disease in Chinese adults
    Tanika N Kelly
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Circulation 118:1558-66. 2008
    ..We examined the relationship between hypertension subtype and cardiovascular disease incidence and mortality in Chinese adults...
  16. doi request reprint Mortality attributable to smoking in China
    Dongfeng Gu
    Department of Evidence Based Medicine, Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    N Engl J Med 360:150-9. 2009
    ..Smoking is a risk factor for many diseases and has been increasingly prevalent in economically developing regions of the world. We aimed to estimate the number of deaths attributable to smoking in China...
  17. ncbi request reprint Premature deaths attributable to blood pressure in China: a prospective cohort study
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Lancet 374:1765-72. 2009
    ..Hypertension is a major global-health challenge because of its high prevalence and concomitant risks of cardiovascular disease. We estimated premature deaths attributable to increased blood pressure in China...
  18. pmc Alcohol consumption and risk of coronary heart disease among Chinese men
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2715, USA
    Int J Cardiol 135:78-85. 2009
    ..Observational studies suggest that moderate alcohol consumption may lower risk of myocardial infarction (MI) and coronary heart disease (CHD); yet, evidence for this comes almost entirely from Western populations...
  19. ncbi request reprint A population-based, prospective study of blood pressure and risk for end-stage renal disease in China
    Kristi Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:1928-35. 2007
    ..These results document the importance of high BP as a modifiable risk factor for ESRD in China. Strategies to prevent ESRD should incorporate the prevention, treatment, and control of BP...
  20. pmc Fibroblast growth factor 23 is not associated with and does not induce arterial calcification
    Julia J Scialla
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Kidney Int 83:1159-68. 2013
    ..Thus, in contrast to serum phosphate, FGF23 is not associated with arterial calcification and does not promote calcification experimentally. Hence, phosphate and FGF23 promote cardiovascular disease through distinct mechanisms...
  21. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure and risk of cardiovascular disease in Chinese men and women
    Dongfeng Gu
    Department of Evidence Based Medicine, Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, and Chinese National Center for Cardiovascular Diseases, Beijing, China
    Am J Hypertens 21:265-72. 2008
    ..We examined the relationship between systolic and diastolic blood pressure (BP) and the incidence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in a nationally representative cohort of 169,871 men and women > or = 40 years of age in China...
  22. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome and chronic kidney disease in U.S. adults
    Jing Chen
    Tulane University Schools of Medicine and Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:167-74. 2004
    ..The metabolic syndrome is a common risk factor for cardiovascular disease...
  23. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and risk of ESRD in China
    Kristi Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 50:754-64. 2007
    ..The relationship between body mass index (BMI) and risk of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in Asians has not been well established...
  24. pmc Metabolic syndrome and salt sensitivity of blood pressure in non-diabetic people in China: a dietary intervention study
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine and Tulane Hypertension and Renal Center of Excellence, School of Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Lancet 373:829-35. 2009
    ..We aimed to examine the association between metabolic syndrome and salt sensitivity of blood pressure...
  25. doi request reprint Prehypertension and risk of cardiovascular disease in Chinese adults
    Dongfeng Gu
    Department of Evidence Based Medicine, Cardiovascular Institute, Fu Wai Hospital of the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    J Hypertens 27:721-9. 2009
    ..To examine the excess risks associated with prehypertension and absolute benefit of treatment...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and erectile dysfunction among Chinese men without clinical vascular disease
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:803-9. 2007
    ..8 million cases) among Chinese men are attributable to cigarette smoking. This 2000-2001 study of Chinese men documented an independent and dose-response relation between cigarette smoking and risk of erectile dysfunction...
  27. doi request reprint Body mass index and risk of stroke among Chinese men and women
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Ann Neurol 67:11-20. 2010
    ..The relationship between body mass index (BMI) and stroke incidence and mortality remains controversial, particularly in Asian populations...
  28. ncbi request reprint Serum total and lipoprotein cholesterol levels and awareness, treatment, and control of hypercholesterolemia in China
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1430 Tulane Ave SL18, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Circulation 110:405-11. 2004
    ..Cardiovascular disease has become the leading cause of death in China. We examined the levels of serum total and lipoprotein cholesterol and status of awareness, treatment, and control of hypercholesterolemia in China...
  29. pmc Common variants in epithelial sodium channel genes contribute to salt sensitivity of blood pressure: The GenSalt study
    Qi Zhao
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 4:375-80. 2011
    ..We aimed to examine the association between common variants in the ENaC genes and salt sensitivity of blood pressure (BP)...
  30. pmc Association of genetic variants in the apelin-APJ system and ACE2 with blood pressure responses to potassium supplementation: the GenSalt study
    Qi Zhao
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:606-13. 2010
    ..We examined the association of genetic variants in the apelin-APJ system and angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (ACE2) with BP responses to potassium supplementation...
  31. pmc Gender difference in blood pressure responses to dietary sodium intervention in the GenSalt study
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Hypertens 27:48-54. 2009
    ..To examine factors related to blood pressure (BP) responses to dietary sodium and potassium interventions...
  32. doi request reprint Polymorphisms in the GNB3 and ADD1 genes and blood pressure in a Chinese population
    Shufeng Chen
    Division of Population Genetics, Department of Evidence Based Medicine, Cardiovascular Institute, Fu Wai Hospital, Peking Union Medical College, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, 167 Beilishi Road, Beijing, 100037, China
    Hum Genet 128:137-43. 2010
    ..In summary, these data support a role for the GNB3 gene in BP regulation in the Chinese population. Future studies aimed at replicating these novel findings are warranted...
  33. ncbi request reprint Body weight and mortality among men and women in China
    Dongfeng Gu
    Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital of the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, and Chinese National Center for Cardiovascular Disease Control and Research, Beijing, China
    JAMA 295:776-83. 2006
    ..The effect of underweight and obesity on mortality has not been well characterized in Asian populations...
  34. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk for stroke among Chinese men
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Ann Neurol 62:569-78. 2007
    ..Stroke is a leading cause of death and long-term disability in China. The objective of this study was to examine the relation between alcohol consumption and risk for stroke among Chinese men...
  35. pmc Heritability of blood pressure responses to cold pressor test in a Chinese population
    Hao Mei
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:1096-100. 2009
    ..Genetic determinants of blood pressure (BP) responses to the cold pressor test (CPT), a phenotype associated with risk of hypertension and cardiovascular disease has not been well studied...
  36. pmc Reproducibility of blood pressure response to the cold pressor test: the GenSalt Study
    Qi Zhao
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:S91-8. 2012
    ..42 for maximum response, and 0.39 for the area under the curve during CPT (all P 's < 0.0001). These data indicate that BP response to the CPT is a long-term reproducible and stable characteristic in the general population...
  37. ncbi request reprint Major causes of death among men and women in China
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:1124-34. 2005
    ..We studied the major causes of death and modifiable risk factors in a nationally representative cohort of 169,871 men and women 40 years of age and older in China...
  38. doi request reprint Combined effects of smoking and systolic blood pressure on risk of coronary heart disease: a cohort study in Chinese women
    Dongling Sun
    Department of Evidence Based Medicine, Cardiovascular Institute and Fuwai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:713-8. 2010
    ..To quantify the combined effects of systolic blood pressure (SBP) and cigarette smoking on incident coronary heart disease (CHD) in women...
  39. pmc Mortality from suicide and other external cause injuries in China: a prospective cohort study
    Casey M Rebholz
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, Suite 2000, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:56. 2011
    ..However, the pattern and risk factors for suicide and other external cause injuries are not well understood. This study investigates mortality from suicide and other injuries and associated risk factors in China...
  40. ncbi request reprint Relation of inflammation to peripheral arterial disease in the national health and nutrition examination survey, 1999-2002
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:1579-83. 2005
    ..26 (95% CI 1.69 to 6.28) for current smokers versus 0.83 (95% CI 0.51 to 1.35) for never smokers (p interaction=0.006). In conclusion, in the general United States adult population, inflammation is independently associated with PAD...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and overweight among adults in China
    Dongfeng Gu
    Cardiovascular Institute and Fuwai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    Lancet 365:1398-405. 2005
    ..Little information exists on the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in China. We aimed to provide up-to-date estimates of the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and overweight in the general adult population in China...
  42. ncbi request reprint Relationship between HbA1c level and peripheral arterial disease
    Paul Muntner
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University SPHTM, 1430 Tulane Ave, SL 18 New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1981-7. 2005
    ..We sought to evaluate the association of HbA(1c) (A1C) with peripheral arterial disease in a representative sample of the U.S. population with and without diabetes...
  43. pmc Agreement of blood pressure measurements between random-zero and standard mercury sphygmomanometers
    Wenjie Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Med Sci 336:373-8. 2008
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Reproducibility of blood pressure responses to dietary sodium and potassium interventions: the GenSalt study
    Dongfeng Gu
    Department of Population Genetics and Prevention, Fu Wai Hospital and Cardiovascular Institute, Beijing, China
    Hypertension 62:499-505. 2013
    ..0001). These data indicate that blood pressure responses to dietary sodium and potassium interventions have long-term reproducibility and stable characteristics in the general population. ..
  45. pmc The association of plasma fluorescent oxidation products and chronic kidney disease: a case-control study
    Casey M Rebholz
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Nephrol 36:297-304. 2012
    ..Plasma fluorescent oxidation products (FLOP) constitute a stable and easily measured biomarker of cumulative oxidative stress. However, their association with chronic kidney disease (CKD) has not been studied...
  46. pmc Physical activity reduces salt sensitivity of blood pressure: the Genetic Epidemiology Network of Salt Sensitivity Study
    Casey M Rebholz
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:S106-13. 2012
    ..Physical activity is significantly, independently, and inversely related to salt sensitivity of BP and may be particularly effective in lowering BP among salt-sensitive individuals...
  47. pmc Correlates of osteoprotegerin and association with aortic pulse wave velocity in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Julia J Scialla
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2612-9. 2011
    ..Osteoprotegerin (OPG), a cytokine that regulates bone resorption, has been implicated in the process of vascular calcification and stiffness...
  48. pmc Correlation between blood pressure responses to dietary sodium and potassium intervention in a Chinese population
    Qi Zhao
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:1281-6. 2009
    ..We examined the correlation between BP responses to dietary low-sodium, high-sodium, and potassium supplementation interventions in a feeding study...
  49. pmc Functional mutation of SMAC/DIABLO, encoding a mitochondrial proapoptotic protein, causes human progressive hearing loss DFNA64
    Jing Cheng
    Institute of Otolaryngology, Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China
    Am J Hum Genet 89:56-66. 2011
    ..Our work identifies DFNA64 as the human genetic disorder associated with SMAC/DIABLO malfunction and suggests that mutant SMAC/DIABLO(S71L) might cause mitochondrial dysfunction...
  50. ncbi request reprint Effect of soybean protein on blood pressure: a randomized, controlled trial
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1430 Tulane Avenue, SL 18, New Orleans, LA 70112 2699, USA
    Ann Intern Med 143:1-9. 2005
    ..Epidemiologic studies suggest that vegetable protein intake is inversely related to blood pressure...
  51. ncbi request reprint Mutations at position 7445 in the precursor of mitochondrial tRNA(Ser(UCN)) gene in three maternal Chinese pedigrees with sensorineural hearing loss
    Jing Chen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China
    Mitochondrion 8:285-92. 2008
    ....
  52. pmc Genetic variants in the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system and salt sensitivity of blood pressure
    Dongfeng Gu
    Cardiovascular Institute and Fuwai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, and Chinese National Center for Cardiovascular Disease Control and Research, Beijing, China
    J Hypertens 28:1210-20. 2010
    ..To examine the association between renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS) genes and salt sensitivity of blood pressure (BP)...
  53. pmc Genome-wide linkage and positional association study of blood pressure response to dietary sodium intervention: the GenSalt Study
    Hao Mei
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:S81-90. 2012
    ..00 × 10(-5) and P = 7.23 × 10(-5) for diastolic blood pressure and MAP responses, respectively. The authors concluded that genetic region 2p24.3-2p24.1 might harbor functional variants for the salt sensitivity of BP...
  54. pmc Maternal history of hypertension and blood pressure response to potassium intake: the GenSalt Study
    Tanika N Kelly
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:S55-63. 2012
    ..08 and 0.02, respectively). Potassium supplementation could help to reduce blood pressure among those with a maternal history of hypertension...
  55. pmc Earlier onset and greater severity of disordered mineral metabolism in diabetic patients with chronic kidney disease
    Patricia Wahl
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University ofMiami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:994-1001. 2012
    ..Although diabetes is the leading cause of CKD and is associated with worse clinical outcomes than other etiologies, few studies have evaluated mineral metabolism in CKD according to diabetes status...
  56. pmc Aortic PWV in chronic kidney disease: a CRIC ancillary study
    Raymond R Townsend
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:282-9. 2010
    ..Little data exist characterizing aortic stiffness in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) who are not receiving dialysis, and in particular the effect of reduced kidney function on aortic PWV...
  57. pmc SHP-2 phosphatase is required for hematopoietic cell transformation by Bcr-Abl
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Blood 109:778-85. 2007
    ..These studies identified a novel function of SHP-2 and suggest that SHP-2 might be a useful target for controlling Bcr-Abl-positive leukemias...
  58. ncbi request reprint Genetic variants in the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system and blood pressure responses to potassium intake
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Hypertens 29:1719-30. 2011
    ..We examined the association between genetic variants in the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system and BP responses to potassium intervention...
  59. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance and risk of chronic kidney disease in nondiabetic US adults
    Jing Chen
    Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:469-77. 2003
    ..Further studies into the causality between insulin resistance and CKD are warranted...
  60. ncbi request reprint A comparison of two proposed definitions for metabolic syndrome in the Chinese adult population
    Wenjie Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Med Sci 334:184-9. 2007
    ....
  61. pmc Increased urinary excretion of angiotensinogen is associated with risk of chronic kidney disease
    Katherine T Mills
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:3176-81. 2012
    ..The effect of intrarenal renin-angiotensin system (RAS) activity on risk of chronic kidney disease (CKD) has not been well studied in human subjects...
  62. pmc Association of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction with metabolic syndrome, prediabetes and diabetes in adults from Inner Mongolia, China
    Angela M Thompson
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    BMC Endocr Disord 11:16. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  63. pmc Effect of dietary protein supplementation on blood pressure: a randomized, controlled trial
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Circulation 124:589-95. 2011
    ..Observational studies have reported an inverse association between dietary protein intake and blood pressure (BP). We compared the effect of soy protein, milk protein, and carbohydrate supplementation on BP among healthy adults...
  64. pmc Novel genetic variants in the alpha-adducin and guanine nucleotide binding protein beta-polypeptide 3 genes and salt sensitivity of blood pressure
    Tanika N Kelly
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:985-92. 2009
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of nontraditional risk factors for coronary heart disease in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Paul Muntner
    Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:9-17. 2004
    ..Risk for coronary heart disease is high among patients with chronic kidney disease...
  66. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of non-traditional cardiovascular disease risk factors among persons with impaired fasting glucose, impaired glucose tolerance, diabetes, and the metabolic syndrome: analysis of the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES
    Paul Muntner
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:686-95. 2004
    ..To calculate the prevalence of non-traditional cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors across diabetes status and for persons with and without the metabolic syndrome...
  67. doi request reprint Association of obesity and biomarkers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction in adults in Inner Mongolia, China
    Angela M Thompson
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Int J Cardiol 150:247-52. 2011
    ..We examined the association between body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference (WC) with plasma concentrations of biomarkers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction...
  68. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with hypertension control in the general population of the United States
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1430 Tulane Ave SL18, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:1051-8. 2002
    ..Uncontrolled hypertension is the most common and important risk factor for cardiovascular and renal disease. We studied factors associated with hypertension control in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey...
  69. ncbi request reprint Coexistence of mitochondrial 12S rRNA C1494T and CO1/tRNA(Ser(UCN)) G7444A mutations in two Han Chinese pedigrees with aminoglycoside-induced and non-syndromic hearing loss
    Huijun Yuan
    Institute of Otolaryngology, Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 362:94-100. 2007
    ..However, aminoglycosides and other nuclear modifier genes play a modifying role in the phenotypic manifestation of the C1494T mutation in these Chinese families...
  70. pmc Genetic variants in the renin-angiotensin system and blood pressure reactions to the cold pressor test
    Laiyuan Wang
    Department of Evidence Based Medicine and Division of Population Genetics, Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    J Hypertens 28:2422-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between genetic variants in the renin-angiotensin system and blood pressure (BP) responses to the cold pressor test (CPT)...
  71. pmc Fibroblast growth factor 23 is elevated before parathyroid hormone and phosphate in chronic kidney disease
    Tamara Isakova
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Kidney Int 79:1370-8. 2011
    ..Hence, FGF23 measurements may be a sensitive early biomarker of disordered phosphorus metabolism in patients with CKD and normal serum phosphate levels...
  72. ncbi request reprint Relationship of serum antioxidant vitamins to serum creatinine in the US population
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 39:460-8. 2002
    ..Our study provides useful information to support the hypothesis that antioxidant vitamins may have an important role in the pathogenesis of chronic renal failure...
  73. ncbi request reprint [Audiometric configuration distribution of hearing loss in a clinical population]
    Haihong Liu
    Department of Otolaryngology, Beijing Tongren Hospital of Capital Medical University, Beijing Institute of Otolaryngology, Beijing, 100005, China
    Lin Chung Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi 25:1015-8. 2011
    ..Audiometric configuration distribution of hearing loss was analyzed for public policy efforts of hearing loss prevention and rehabilitation...
  74. doi request reprint Cross-language differences in informational masking of speech by speech: English versus Mandarin Chinese
    Xihong Wu
    National Key Laboratory on Machine Perception, Speech and Hearing Research Centre, Peking University, Beijing, China
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 54:1506-24. 2011
    ....
  75. pmc Cardiovascular disease among hispanics and non-hispanics in the chronic renal insufficiency cohort (CRIC) study
    Ana C Ricardo
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2121-31. 2011
    ..Hispanics are the largest minority group in the United States. The leading cause of death in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) is cardiovascular disease (CVD), yet little is known about its prevalence among Hispanics with CKD...
  76. pmc FGF23 induces left ventricular hypertrophy
    Christian Faul
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Clin Invest 121:4393-408. 2011
    ..These results unveil a klotho-independent, causal role for FGF23 in the pathogenesis of LVH and suggest that chronically elevated FGF23 levels contribute directly to high rates of LVH and mortality in individuals with CKD...
  77. pmc Metabolic syndrome, components, and cardiovascular disease prevalence in chronic kidney disease: findings from the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study
    Raymond R Townsend
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Am J Nephrol 33:477-84. 2011
    ..We determined metabolic syndrome prevalence among individuals with a broad spectrum of kidney dysfunction, examining the role of the individual elements of metabolic syndrome and their relationship to prevalent CVD...
  78. pmc Low socioeconomic status associates with higher serum phosphate irrespective of race
    ORLANDO M GUTIERREZ
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 21:1953-60. 2010
    ....
  79. ncbi request reprint [Digital recording and equivalent evaluation of Mandarin speech test materials]
    Hua Zhang
    Clinical Audiology Center, Beijing Institute of Otolaryngology, Affiliated Beijing Tongren Hospital of Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing, 100005, China
    Lin Chuang Er Bi Yan Hou Ke Za Zhi 20:1011-5. 2006
    ..After preliminary edit and equivalent tests, Mandarin speech test materials (MSTM) were digitally recorded and further tested in order to get multi-center analysis and clinical application...
  80. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of the Mandarin speech signal content on the acceptable noise level test in listeners with normal hearing in mainland China
    Jianyong Chen
    Cinical Audiology Center, Beijing Tong Ren Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China
    Int J Audiol 50:354-60. 2011
    ..To develop and evaluate the Mandarin speech signal content on the acceptable noise level (ANL) test in listeners with normal hearing in mainland China...
  81. pmc Aortic pulse pressure is associated with carotid IMT in chronic kidney disease: report from Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort
    Stephanie S DeLoach
    Department of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:1235-41. 2009
    ....
  82. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus type-distribution in cervical cancer in China: the importance of HPV 16 and 18
    Wen Chen
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, School of Basic Medicine Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    Cancer Causes Control 20:1705-13. 2009
    ..5%) against total SCC. These data are critical for China's future evaluation of the cost-effectiveness of current cervical cancer vaccines and of HPV-based screening guidelines...
  83. pmc Epidemiology of hypertension and chronic kidney disease in China
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 19:278-82. 2010
    ..Hypertension and chronic kidney disease have become major public health challenges in China...
  84. pmc Increased dietary NaCl induces renal medullary PGE2 production and natriuresis via the EP2 receptor
    Jian Chen
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 295:F818-25. 2008
    ..Renal medullary PGE(2) promotes renal sodium excretion via the EP2 receptor, thereby maintaining normotension in the setting of high salt intake...
  85. ncbi request reprint Development of Mandarin monosyllabic speech test materials in China
    Demin Han
    Beijing Institute of Otolaryngology, Beijing Tongren Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China
    Int J Audiol 48:300-11. 2009
    ..The mean slope of PI function was found to be 4.1%/dB and 2.7%/dB, respectively. The seven lists of Mandarin monosyllabic materials were found to have sufficient reliability and validity to be used in clinical situations...
  86. ncbi request reprint [Determination of 16 PAHs from atmospheric particulate matter PM2.5 in certain ironworks district by HPLC]
    Shao peng Gao
    Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    Huan Jing Ke Xue 27:1052-5. 2006
    ..1% (for Nap) and 103.2% (for Fla) and the relative standard deviations are between 4.31% (for Flu) and 9.93% (for Ind). The detection results indicate that the pollution situation is still very serious in this district...
  87. ncbi request reprint Variants in mitochondrial tRNAGlu, tRNAArg, and tRNAThr may influence the phenotypic manifestation of deafness-associated 12S rRNA A1555G mutation in three Han Chinese families with hearing loss
    Wie yen Young
    Institute of Otolaryngology, Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China
    Am J Med Genet A 140:2188-97. 2006
    ..Therefore, these mtDNA mutations may have a potential modifier role in increasing the penetrance and expressivity of the deafness-associated 12S rRNA A1555G mutation in those Chinese pedigrees...
  88. ncbi request reprint Mobilization of hematopoietic stem cells during homeostasis and after cytokine exposure
    Janis L Abkowitz
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology, University of Washington, Box 357710, Seattle, WA 98195 7710, USA
    Blood 102:1249-53. 2003
    ....
  89. pmc Induction of cancer cell death by self-assembling nanostructures incorporating a cytotoxic peptide
    Stephany M Standley
    Department of Medicine, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Institute for BioNanotechnology in Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Cancer Res 70:3020-6. 2010
    ..Our results provide proof-of-principle that self-assembling PAs can be rationally designed to generate nanostructures that can efficiently deliver cytotoxic peptides to cancer cells...