Affiliation: Stanford University
- Genetics: Implications for Prevention and Management of Coronary Artery DiseaseThemistocles L Assimes
Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Electronic address
J Am Coll Cardiol 68:2797-2818. 2016..This review will summarize the evolution and discovery of genetic risk variants for CAD and their current and future clinical applications...
- Lack of association between the Trp719Arg polymorphism in kinesin-like protein-6 and coronary artery disease in 19 case-control studiesThemistocles L Assimes
Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94304 1334, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 56:1552-63. 2010..We sought to replicate the association between the kinesin-like protein 6 (KIF6) Trp719Arg polymorphism (rs20455), and clinical coronary artery disease (CAD)...
- Central obesity is important but not essential component of the metabolic syndrome for predicting diabetes mellitus in a hypertensive family-based cohort. Results from the Stanford Asia-pacific program for hypertension and insulin resistance (SAPPHIRe) TaI Te Lee
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, 407, Taiwan
Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:43. 2012..We hypothesized that central obesity contributes to a higher risk of new-onset diabetes than other metabolic abnormalities in the hypertensive families...