Rick Kittles

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Breast cancer risk and genetic ancestry: a case-control study in Uruguay
    Carolina Bonilla
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, Oakfield Grove, Bristol, BS8 2BN, UK
    BMC Womens Health 15:171. 2015
  2. pmc Y chromosome lineages in men of west African descent
    Jada Benn Torres
    Department of Anthropology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e29687. 2012
  3. pmc Fine-mapping of IL16 gene and prostate cancer risk in African Americans
    Ken Batai
    Institute of Human Genetics, College of Medicine, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607 4067, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:2059-68. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Genes and environments: moving toward personalized medicine in the context of health disparities
    Rick Kittles
    Section of Hematology Oncology, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60607 4067, USA
    Ethn Dis 22:S1-43-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint An anthropological genetic perspective on Creolization in the Anglophone Caribbean
    Jada Benn Torres
    Department of Anthropology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 151:135-43. 2013
  6. pmc Association of aldosterone synthase polymorphism (CYP11B2 -344T>C) and genetic ancestry with atrial fibrillation and serum aldosterone in African Americans with heart failure
    Adam Bress
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e71268. 2013

Collaborators

  • Larisa H Cavallari
  • Anne C Stone
  • Joe G N Garcia
  • Jada Benn Torres
  • Carolina Bonilla
  • Adam Bress
  • Ebony Shah
  • Ken Batai
  • Stanley Hooker
  • Silvina Heinzen
  • Estela Román
  • Monica Sans
  • Pedro C Hidalgo
  • Bernardo Bertoni
  • Ana Egaña
  • Gonzalo Figueiro
  • Elizabeth Ackermann
  • Mónica Cappetta
  • Paula Cancela
  • Isabel Barreto
  • Nora Artagaveytia
  • Kristin Progar
  • Shitalben R Patel
  • Coady Wing
  • Ibrahim Mansour
  • Ankit A Desai
  • Jin Han
  • Vicki Groo
  • Thomas D Stamos
  • Adam B Murphy
  • Maria Ruden
  • Shomarka O Y Keita
  • Jennifer Newsome
  • Chiledum Ahaghotu
  • Menahem B Doura

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Breast cancer risk and genetic ancestry: a case-control study in Uruguay
    Carolina Bonilla
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, Oakfield Grove, Bristol, BS8 2BN, UK
    BMC Womens Health 15:171. 2015
    ..In this study we investigated the effect that ancestral background has on breast cancer susceptibility among Uruguayan women...
  2. pmc Y chromosome lineages in men of west African descent
    Jada Benn Torres
    Department of Anthropology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e29687. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Fine-mapping of IL16 gene and prostate cancer risk in African Americans
    Ken Batai
    Institute of Human Genetics, College of Medicine, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607 4067, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:2059-68. 2012
    ..Here we explore single-nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) variation in IL16 in AAs and test for association with prostate cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Genes and environments: moving toward personalized medicine in the context of health disparities
    Rick Kittles
    Section of Hematology Oncology, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60607 4067, USA
    Ethn Dis 22:S1-43-6. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint An anthropological genetic perspective on Creolization in the Anglophone Caribbean
    Jada Benn Torres
    Department of Anthropology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 151:135-43. 2013
    ..This study highlights the complex socio-cultural history of a broad region of the Caribbean and attests to the interplay between social and biological factors in shaping the genetic diversity present in present-day communities...
  6. pmc Association of aldosterone synthase polymorphism (CYP11B2 -344T>C) and genetic ancestry with atrial fibrillation and serum aldosterone in African Americans with heart failure
    Adam Bress
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e71268. 2013
    ..In addition, increased West African ancestry was associated with decreased serum aldosterone levels, potentially providing an explanation for the lower risk for AF observed among African Americans. ..