Genomes and Genes
Keri L Monda
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Cluster analysis methods help to clarify the activity-BMI relationship of Chinese youthKeri L Monda
Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, 123 W Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 3997, USA
Obes Res 13:1042-51. 2005..To use cluster analysis to create patterns of overall activity and inactivity in a diverse sample of Chinese youth and to evaluate their use in predicting overweight status...
- China's transition: the effect of rapid urbanization on adult occupational physical activityKeri L Monda
Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University Square, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 3997, USA
Soc Sci Med 64:858-70. 2007....
- Longitudinal impact of physical activity on lipid profiles in middle-aged adults: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities StudyKeri L Monda
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
J Lipid Res 50:1685-91. 2009..Overall our results highlight the importance of physical activity on plasma lipid profiles and provide evidence for novel differential associations...
- The genetics of obesity and the metabolic syndromeKeri L Monda
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Endocr Metab Immune Disord Drug Targets 10:86-108. 2010..We provide also a gene network analysis of recent variants related to obesity and metabolic syndrome discovered through genome-wide association studies, and 4 gene networks based on searching the NCBI database...
- Metabolic syndrome in healthy obese, overweight, and normal weight individuals: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities StudyPatrick T Bradshaw
Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:203-9. 2013..There is recent interest in characterizing the subset of obese (OB) individuals who have healthy metabolic profiles yet only two studies have examined this group prospectively but not in racially diverse populations...
- Impact of long-term measures of glucose and blood pressure on the retinal microvasculatureChristy L Avery
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 137 E Franklin St, Suite 306, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
Atherosclerosis 225:412-7. 2012....
- Exploring the genetic basis of chronic periodontitis: a genome-wide association studyKimon Divaris
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Hum Mol Genet 22:2312-24. 2013..These genome-wide association results provide information on multiple candidate regions and pathways for interrogation in future genetic studies of CP...
- Role of BMI in the Association of the TCF7L2 rs7903146 Variant with Coronary Heart Disease: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) StudyAnna M Kucharska-Newton
Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
J Obes 2010:. 2010..An attenuated hazard ratio was observed among the nondiabetic ARIC cohort members. This study suggests that body mass modifies the association of the TCF7L2 rs7903146 T allele with CHD risk...
- Association of the platelet GPIIb/IIIa polymorphism with atherosclerotic plaque morphology: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) StudyAnna M Kucharska-Newton
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, United States Anna
Atherosclerosis 216:151-6. 2011....
- Genetic association studies and the effect of misclassification and selection bias in putative confoundersChristy L Avery
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, 137 East Franklin Street, CB 8050, Suite 306, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514 USA
BMC Proc 3:S48. 2009..These results support careful consideration of how well a study population represents the target population because selection bias may result even when associations are modest...