- Factors that impact susceptibility to fiber-induced health effectsJennifer E Below
Department of Medicine, Section of Genetic Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 14:246-66. 2011....
- Cross-tissue and tissue-specific eQTLs: partitioning the heritability of a complex traitJason M Torres
Committee on Molecular Metabolism and Nutrition, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Am J Hum Genet 95:521-34. 2014..These results support an important role for regulatory variants in the genetic component of T2D susceptibility, particularly for eQTLs that elicit effects across insulin-responsive peripheral tissues. ..
- Genome-wide meta-analysis for severe diabetic retinopathyMichael A Grassi
Section of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Hum Mol Genet 20:2472-81. 2011..5 Mb, a gain/loss site. In summary, this study nominates several novel genetic loci associated with the sight-threatening complications of diabetic retinopathy and anticipates future large-scale consortium-based validation studies...