Jose R Fernandez

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A panel of ancestry informative markers for estimating individual biogeographical ancestry and admixture from four continents: utility and applications
    Indrani Halder
    Department of Anthropology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    Hum Mutat 29:648-58. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Waist circumference percentiles in nationally representative samples of African-American, European-American, and Mexican-American children and adolescents
    Jose R Fernandez
    Section on Statistical Genetics, Department of Biostatistics, Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 3360, USA
    J Pediatr 145:439-44. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Genetic influences in childhood obesity: recent progress and recommendations for experimental designs
    J R Fernandez
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:479-84. 2012
  4. pmc Disruptions in energy balance: does nature overcome nurture?
    Jose R Fernandez
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, United States
    Physiol Behav 94:105-12. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of African genetic admixture with resting metabolic rate and obesity among women
    Jose R Fernandez
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and the Clinical Nutrition Research Center, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Obes Res 11:904-11. 2003
  6. pmc Relationships between reported macronutrient intake and insulin dynamics in a multi-ethnic cohort of early pubertal children
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:249-56. 2009
  7. pmc The role of European genetic admixture in the etiology of the insulin resistance syndrome in children: are the effects mediated by fat accumulation?
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    J Pediatr 157:50-56.e1. 2010
  8. pmc Fat distribution, aerobic fitness, blood lipids, and insulin sensitivity in African-American and European-American women
    Gary R Hunter
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:274-81. 2010
  9. pmc Age-related changes in insulin sensitivity and β-cell function among European-American and African-American women
    Paula C Chandler-Laney
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:528-35. 2011
  10. pmc Body fat and racial genetic admixture are associated with aerobic fitness levels in a multiethnic pediatric population
    Amanda L Willig
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:2222-7. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Admixture Mapping for Insulin Complex Outcomes
    Jose Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications52

  1. doi request reprint A panel of ancestry informative markers for estimating individual biogeographical ancestry and admixture from four continents: utility and applications
    Indrani Halder
    Department of Anthropology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    Hum Mutat 29:648-58. 2008
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  2. ncbi request reprint Waist circumference percentiles in nationally representative samples of African-American, European-American, and Mexican-American children and adolescents
    Jose R Fernandez
    Section on Statistical Genetics, Department of Biostatistics, Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 3360, USA
    J Pediatr 145:439-44. 2004
    ..To describe and provide estimates of the distribution of waist circumference (WC) according to percentiles in African-, European-, and Mexican-American children, and to test for group differences at different percentiles...
  3. doi request reprint Genetic influences in childhood obesity: recent progress and recommendations for experimental designs
    J R Fernandez
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:479-84. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Disruptions in energy balance: does nature overcome nurture?
    Jose R Fernandez
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, United States
    Physiol Behav 94:105-12. 2008
    ..It is evident that more research is needed to elucidate the methodological and statistical issues that underlie the interactions between genes and environments in obesity and its related comorbidities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of African genetic admixture with resting metabolic rate and obesity among women
    Jose R Fernandez
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and the Clinical Nutrition Research Center, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Obes Res 11:904-11. 2003
    ....
  6. pmc Relationships between reported macronutrient intake and insulin dynamics in a multi-ethnic cohort of early pubertal children
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:249-56. 2009
    ..Additionally, girls tend to be more insulin resistant than boys. Although the mechanism driving these differences is unclear, diet may be a contributor...
  7. pmc The role of European genetic admixture in the etiology of the insulin resistance syndrome in children: are the effects mediated by fat accumulation?
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    J Pediatr 157:50-56.e1. 2010
    ..To evaluate the contribution of European genetic admixture (EUADM) to insulin resistance syndrome (IRS) in a multiethnic sample of children age 7-12 years, and to explore whether body fat affects this relationship...
  8. pmc Fat distribution, aerobic fitness, blood lipids, and insulin sensitivity in African-American and European-American women
    Gary R Hunter
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:274-81. 2010
    ..17 to -0.21). Maintenance of favorable fat distribution and aerobic fitness may be important strategies for healthy aging, at least in premenopausal EA and AA women...
  9. pmc Age-related changes in insulin sensitivity and β-cell function among European-American and African-American women
    Paula C Chandler-Laney
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:528-35. 2011
    ..To conclude, inherent ethnic differences in β-cell function exist independently of adiposity and S(I). Future research should examine whether ethnic differences in β-cell physiology contribute to disparities in T2D risk...
  10. pmc Body fat and racial genetic admixture are associated with aerobic fitness levels in a multiethnic pediatric population
    Amanda L Willig
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:2222-7. 2011
    ..01). In conclusion, aerobic fitness levels differ by percent body fat and genetic admixture irrespective of BMI classification, and such differences should be taken into account when evaluating outcomes of health interventions...
  11. pmc Longitudinal analysis of the insulin-like growth factor system in African-American and European American children and adolescents
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, 1675 University Boulevard, Room WEBB 415, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 3360, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:4917-23. 2008
    ..IGF-I and its binding proteins influence growth, development, and disease risk. Studies have revealed ethnic variations in the IGF system...
  12. pmc Genetic variation in a member of the laminin gene family affects variation in body composition in Drosophila and humans
    Maria De Luca
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, School of Health Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    BMC Genet 9:52. 2008
    ..Based on our results from Drosophila, we performed a human population-based association study to investigate the effect of natural variation in LAMA5 gene on body composition in humans...
  13. pmc Ancestry-informative markers on chromosomes 2, 8 and 15 are associated with insulin-related traits in a racially diverse sample of children
    Yann C Klimentidis
    Section on Statistical Genetics, Department of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Hum Genomics 5:79-89. 2011
    ..Importantly, we have implicated this region in the early development of diabetes-related phenotypes, and in the genetic aetiology of population differences in these phenotypes...
  14. pmc Differential influence of diet and physical activity on components of metabolic syndrome in a multiethnic sample of children
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:236-44. 2009
    ..Treatment of the metabolic syndrome in adults is generally approached with diet and physical activity. The influence of diet and physical activity on cardiometabolic outcomes in children has not been clearly established...
  15. pmc Obesity attenuates the contribution of African admixture to the insulin secretory profile in peripubertal children: a longitudinal analysis
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1318-25. 2009
    ..EA; however, the influence of genetic factors is superseded by adiposity. The pubertal transition may affect the development of the beta-cell response to glucose in a manner that differs with ethnic/genetic background...
  16. pmc Parental feeding practices and socioeconomic status are associated with child adiposity in a multi-ethnic sample of children
    Michelle Cardel
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1675 University Blvd, WEBB 415, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Appetite 58:347-53. 2012
    ..Thus, parental feeding practices differ across racial/ethnic groups and SES and may contribute to population differences in child adiposity...
  17. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein A-II polymorphism and visceral adiposity in African-American and white women
    Cristina Lara-Castro
    Division of Physiology and Metabolism, Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Obes Res 13:507-12. 2005
    ..These results indicate a significant association between the T265C APOA-II polymorphism and levels of VAT in premenopausal women. This association is present in white but not African-American women...
  18. pmc Adiposity and β-cell function: relationships differ with ethnicity and age
    Paula C Chandler-Laney
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:2086-92. 2010
    ..57, P < 0.05) and Phi(TOT) (r = -0.68, P < 0.01). These results suggest that the impact of adiposity on insulin secretion and action differs with age and ethnicity...
  19. pmc Entero-insular axis and postprandial insulin differences in African American and European American children
    Paul B Higgins
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:1277-83. 2008
    ..African Americans have a greater insulin response after glucose challenge than do European Americans. Factors underlying this response are unknown...
  20. pmc Adiponectin multimers and metabolic syndrome traits: relative adiponectin resistance in African Americans
    Cristina Lara-Castro
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2616-23. 2008
    ..Thus, HMW adiponectin may exert less bioactivity in explaining the metabolic syndrome trait cluster in populations of predominant African genetic background...
  21. doi request reprint Resistance training conserves fat-free mass and resting energy expenditure following weight loss
    Gary R Hunter
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1045-51. 2008
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  22. pmc Do neighbourhoods matter? Neighbourhood disorder and long-term trends in serum cortisol levels
    Akilah Dulin-Keita
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:24-9. 2012
    ..This research sought to explore whether neighbourhood stressor exposure affected serum cortisol levels among children...
  23. pmc Adjusting adiposity and body weight measurements for height alters the relationship with blood pressure in children
    Amanda L Willig
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and the Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:904-10. 2010
    ..However, this correlation can be confounded by the relationship of both variables to height. We evaluated whether adiposity and anthropometric measures were associated with pediatric BP before and after adjusting each value for height...
  24. pmc Fasting and postprandial markers of inflammation in lean and overweight children
    Jessica A Alvarez
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, General Clinical Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35249, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:1138-44. 2009
    ..Overweight children have greater circulating concentrations of markers of inflammation (MOI) than do lean children. Whether adiposity influences the postprandial MOI response is unknown...
  25. pmc Associations among calcium intake, resting energy expenditure, and body fat in a multiethnic sample of children
    Lynae J Hanks
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    J Pediatr 157:473-8. 2010
    ..The objective was to determine if calcium intake was associated with resting energy expenditure (REE) and body fat in children after accounting for ancestral genetic background...
  26. pmc Beyond thriftiness: independent and interactive effects of genetic and dietary factors on variations in fat deposition and distribution across populations
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 145:181-91. 2011
    ..Interactive effects of genetic and non-genetic factors alter metabolic pathways and underlie some of the present population-based differences in fat storage...
  27. pmc Adiposity and genetic admixture, but not race/ethnicity, influence bone mineral content in peripubertal children
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    J Bone Miner Metab 28:424-32. 2010
    ..Further, there is a differential impact of percent fat on BMC that may be mediated by genetic admixture...
  28. ncbi request reprint Improving the power of sib pair quantitative trait loci detection by phenotype winsorization
    Jose R Fernandez
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, Division of Physiology and Metabolism, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 3360, USA
    Hum Hered 53:59-67. 2002
    ..We evaluated the robustness and power of reducing the influence of subjects with extreme phenotypic values by Winsorizing non-normal distributions in three versions of Haseman-Elston regression-based methods of QTL linkage analysis...
  29. pmc A conserved role for syndecan family members in the regulation of whole-body energy metabolism
    Maria De Luca
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e11286. 2010
    ..035) and intra-abdominal fat (P = 0.049), and SNP rs2267871 with insulin sensitivity (P = 0.037). Collectively, our results in Drosophila and humans argue that syndecan family members play a key role in the regulation of body metabolism...
  30. pmc Uncoupling protein 2 Ala55Val polymorphism is associated with a higher acute insulin response to glucose
    Amanda L Willig
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Metabolism 58:877-81. 2009
    ..These results indicate that AIRg is associated with the -55C/T UCP2 homozygous mutation and that the presence of this mutation could alter postchallenge insulin concentration...
  31. pmc Does fat fuel the fire: independent and interactive effects of genetic, physiological, and environmental factors on variations in fat deposition and distribution across populations
    Lynae J Hanks
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University ofAlabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 23:1233-44. 2010
    ..Our results suggest a potential inhibitory role of inflammation on bone as well as a negative impact of adiposity. Future investigations are warranted to further investigate these relationships...
  32. pmc Natural selection at genomic regions associated with obesity and type-2 diabetes: East Asians and sub-Saharan Africans exhibit high levels of differentiation at type-2 diabetes regions
    Yann C Klimentidis
    Section on Statistical Genetics, Department of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Blvd, RPHB 327, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Hum Genet 129:407-18. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that there is an evolutionary genetic basis for population differences in these traits, and we have identified potential group-specific genetic risk factors...
  33. ncbi request reprint Using genetic admixture to explain racial differences in insulin-related phenotypes
    Barbara A Gower
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 3360, USA
    Diabetes 52:1047-51. 2003
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  34. pmc Regional admixture mapping and structured association testing: conceptual unification and an extensible general linear model
    David T Redden
    Department of Biostatistics, Section on Statistical Genetics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 2:e137. 2006
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  35. ncbi request reprint Using genetic admixture to study the biology of obesity traits and to map genes in admixed populations
    Jose R Fernandez
    Division of Physiology and Metabolism, Department and Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Nutr Rev 62:S69-74. 2004
    ....
  36. pmc Neighborhood perceptions affect dietary behaviors and diet quality
    Akilah Dulin Keita
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 43:244-50. 2011
    ..The primary purpose of this study was to determine if perceived neighborhood disorder affected dietary quality within a multiethnic sample of children...
  37. pmc Neighborhood-level disadvantage is associated with reduced dietary quality in children
    Akilah Dulin Keita
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:1612-6. 2009
    ..Future interventions should assess mechanisms to improve the availability of healthful foods, while taking into account neighborhood-level conditions...
  38. ncbi request reprint A simple significance test for quantile regression
    David T Redden
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    Stat Med 23:2587-97. 2004
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  39. ncbi request reprint Association of the intestinal fatty acid-binding protein Ala54Thr polymorphism and abdominal adipose tissue in African-American and Caucasian women
    Cristina Lara-Castro
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:1196-201. 2005
    ..We conclude that women carriers of the FABP2 Thr allele have lower TAT and SAAT than noncarriers of the mutation. This association is present in Caucasian, but not in African-American, women...
  40. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular factors explain genetic background differences in VO2max
    Jane L P Roy
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 18:454-60. 2006
    ..05), whereas Hb and ethnicity were not. These results suggest that mitochondrial muscle oxidative capacity and oxygen delivery capabilities, as determined by O2Psubmax, account for most if not all of the ethnic differences in VO2max...
  41. pmc Shorter sleep may be a risk factor for impaired bone mass accrual in childhood
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Clin Densitom 14:453-7. 2011
    ..Longer sleep duration may allow for optimal energy resource partitioning in which bone is favored. Sleep duration of less than 8h may impair bone mass accrual, particularly during periods of rapid growth...
  42. ncbi request reprint Polymorphism in the transcription factor 7-like 2 (TCF7L2) gene is associated with reduced insulin secretion in nondiabetic women
    Julian Munoz
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, 1675 Webb Nutrition Sciences Building, Room 241, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Diabetes 55:3630-4. 2006
    ..Our data suggest that the TCF7L2 gene is an important factor regulating insulin secretion, which could explain its association with type 2 diabetes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Understanding racial differences in obesity and metabolic syndrome traits
    Jose R Fernandez
    Clinical Nutrition Research Center, Department of Biostatistics, Section on Statistical Genetics, Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 3360, USA
    Nutr Rev 61:316-9. 2003
    ..The effect of genetic and environmental factors on these differences is not completely understood; however, insightful information can be obtained by taking into account the degree of ancestral admixture in populations...
  44. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status and cell aging in children
    Belinda L Needham
    Department of Sociology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, HHB 460C, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Soc Sci Med 74:1948-51. 2012
    ..Socioeconomic disparities in cell aging are evident in early life, long before the onset of age-related diseases...
  45. pmc Associations of obesity genes with obesity-related outcomes in multiethnic children
    Yann C Klimentidis
    Section on Statistical Genetics, Department of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 Third Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Arch Med Res 42:509-14. 2011
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  46. ncbi request reprint Early ethnic difference in insulin-like growth factor-1 is associated with African genetic admixture
    Paul B Higgins
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and the Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Pediatr Res 58:850-4. 2005
    ..01 for both). Thus, our data suggest that the greater IGF-1 of AA relative to EA children could have a genetic basis...
  47. ncbi request reprint Is percentage body fat differentially related to body mass index in Hispanic Americans, African Americans, and European Americans?
    Jose R Fernandez
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and the Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:71-5. 2003
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  48. doi request reprint C677T methylene-H4-folate-reductase variant decreases binocular accommodation
    Carlos L Krumdieck
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 85:196-200. 2008
    ..In this study we examined 100 apparently normal subjects of both sexes (average age 25.6 +/- 4.25) for the genotypic presence of the T allele and its association with accommodative amplitude (AA)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Rimonabant Sanofi-Synthélabo
    Jose R Fernandez
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Nutrition Sciences, Ryals Public Health Building, 1665 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    Curr Opin Investig Drugs 5:430-5. 2004
    ..Phase III trials were initiated for obesity in August 2001 and were ongoing in September 2003. By September 2002, the compound had entered phase III trials for smoking cessation, and these trials were ongoing in September 2003...
  50. pmc Bias in estimates of quantitative-trait-locus effect in genome scans: demonstration of the phenomenon and a method-of-moments procedure for reducing bias
    David B Allison
    Department of Biostatistics and Center for Research on Clinical Nutrition, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 0022, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 70:575-85. 2002
    ..Finally, limitations of the MOM approach are noted, and we discuss some alternative procedures that may also reduce bias...
  51. doi request reprint The association between the rs2234693 and rs9340799 estrogen receptor alpha gene polymorphisms and risk factors for cardiovascular disease: a review
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 12:84-97. 2010
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  52. pmc Large-scale SNP analysis reveals clustered and continuous patterns of human genetic variation
    Mark D Shriver
    Penn State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, USA
    Hum Genomics 2:81-9. 2005
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Research Grants9

  1. Admixture Mapping for Insulin Complex Outcomes
    Jose Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Furthermore, the results of this investigation will serve as a tool for the development of effective preventive strategies to reduce the prevalence of diabetes and its related traits in racial/ethnic populations. ..