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A Hierarchical Approach Using Marginal Summary Statistics for Multiple Intermediates in a Mendelian Randomization or Transcriptome Analysis
Am J Epidemiol. 2021 Jan 06.

Genetic architectures of proximal and distal colorectal cancer are partly distinct
Gut. 2021 Feb 25.

Discovery and fine-mapping of height loci via high-density imputation of GWASs in individuals of African ancestry
Am J Hum Genet. 2021 Apr 01; 108(4):564-582.

Evaluating Polygenic Risk Scores for Breast Cancer in Women of African Ancestry
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2021 Mar 26.

Evaluation of a Multiethnic Polygenic Risk Score Model for Prostate Cancer
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2021 Apr 01.

In Utero Exposure to Mercury Is Associated With Increased Susceptibility to Liver Injury and Inflammation in Childhood
Hepatology. 2021 Mar 17.

Rare variants in the DNA repair pathway and the risk of colorectal cancer
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2021 Feb 24.

Publisher Correction: Trans-ancestry genome-wide association meta-analysis of prostate cancer identifies new susceptibility loci and informs genetic risk prediction
Nat Genet. 2021 Jan 20.

Prenatal metal mixtures and child blood pressure in the Rhea mother-child cohort in Greece
Environ Health. 2021 Jan 06; 20(1):1.

Trans-ancestry genome-wide association meta-analysis of prostate cancer identifies new susceptibility loci and informs genetic risk prediction
Nat Genet. 2021 Jan; 53(1):65-75.

Combined Effect of a Polygenic Risk Score and Rare Genetic Variants on Prostate Cancer Risk
Eur Urol. 2021 May 01.

The International Family Study of Nonsyndromic Orofacial Clefts: Design and Methods
Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2021 May 31; 10556656211018956.

Prenatal and childhood exposure to air pollution and traffic and the risk of liver injury in European children
Environ Epidemiol. 2021 Jun; 5(3):e153.

A genetic association study of tobacco withdrawal endophenotypes in African Americans
Exp Clin Psychopharmacol. 2021 Jul 19.

Bayesian variable selection with a pleiotropic loss function in Mendelian randomization
Stat Med. 2021 Jun 21.

Cross-ancestry GWAS meta-analysis identifies six breast cancer loci in African and European ancestry women
Nat Commun. 2021 07 07; 12(1):4198.

An integrated risk and epidemiological model to estimate risk-stratified COVID-19 outcomes for Los Angeles County: March 1, 2020-March 1, 2021
PLoS One. 2021; 16(6):e0253549.

Prenatal and postnatal exposure to PFAS and cardiometabolic factors and inflammation status in children from six European cohorts
Environ Int. 2021 Sep 06; 157:106853.

Exposure to Perfluoroalkyl Substances and Glucose Homeostasis in Youth
Environ Health Perspect. 2021 Sep; 129(9):97002.

Novel strategy for disease risk prediction incorporating predicted gene expression and DNA methylation data: a multi-phased study of prostate cancer
Cancer Commun (Lond). 2021 Sep 14.

Association of Genetic Risk Score With NAFLD in An Ethnically Diverse Cohort
Hepatol Commun. 2021 Jun 18.

Correction to: Infectious mononucleosis, immune genotypes, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL): an InterLymph Consortium study
Cancer Causes Control. 2020 Mar 29.

Functional informed genome-wide interaction analysis of body mass index, diabetes and colorectal cancer risk
Cancer Med. 2020 Mar 24.

Association of Fish Consumption and Mercury Exposure During Pregnancy With Metabolic Health and Inflammatory Biomarkers in Children
JAMA Netw Open. 2020 Mar 02; 3(3):e201007.

A latent unknown clustering integrating multi-omics data (LUCID) with phenotypic traits
Bioinformatics. 2020 Feb 01; 36(3):842-850.

Author Correction: Elevated numbers of PD-L1 expressing B cells are associated with the development of AIDS-NHL
Sci Rep. 2020 Jan 15; 10(1):748.

A meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies of multiple myeloma among men and women of African ancestry
Blood Adv. 2020 Jan 14; 4(1):181-190.

A genome-wide association study of prostate cancer in Latinos
Int J Cancer. 2020 04 01; 146(7):1819-1826.

A Germline Variant at 8q24 Contributes to Familial Clustering of Prostate Cancer in Men of African Ancestry
Eur Urol. 2020 May 11.

Dysregulated lipid and fatty acid metabolism link perfluoroalkyl substances exposure and impaired glucose metabolism in young adults
Environ Int. 2020 Sep 03; 145:106091.

A Cross-Sectional Study Examining the Seroprevalence of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Antibodies in a University Student Population
J Adolesc Health. 2020 Oct 14.

Estimation of COVID-19 risk-stratified epidemiological parameters and policy implications for Los Angeles County through an integrated risk and stochastic epidemiological model
medRxiv. 2020 Dec 14.

Replication and Genetic Risk Score Analysis for Pancreatic Cancer in a Diverse Multiethnic Population
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2020 Dec; 29(12):2686-2692.

The role of smoke from cooking indoors over an open flame and parental smoking on the risk of cleft lip and palate: A case- control study in 7 low-resource countries
J Glob Health. 2020 Dec; 10(2):020410.

Identifying Novel Susceptibility Genes for Colorectal Cancer Risk From a Transcriptome-Wide Association Study of 125,478 Subjects
Gastroenterology. 2020 Oct 12.

Variability in Cytogenetic Testing for Multiple Myeloma: A Comprehensive Analysis From Across the United States
JCO Oncol Pract. 2020 Oct; 16(10):e1169-e1180.

Germline sequencing DNA repair genes in 5,545 men with aggressive and non-aggressive prostate cancer
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2020 Aug 27.

The Four-Kallikrein Panel Is Effective in Identifying Aggressive Prostate Cancer in a Multiethnic Population
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2020 Jul; 29(7):1381-1388.

The genetic diversity of multiple sclerosis risk among Hispanic and African American populations living in the United States
Mult Scler. 2020 10; 26(11):1329-1339.

Interaction effect of alcohol consumption and Alzheimer disease polygenic risk score on the brain cortical thickness of cognitively normal subjects
Alcohol. 2020 06; 85:1-12.

Infectious mononucleosis, immune genotypes, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL): an InterLymph Consortium study
Cancer Causes Control. 2020 05; 31(5):451-462.

Mendelian Randomization of Circulating Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids and Colorectal Cancer Risk
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2020 04; 29(4):860-870.

Perfluoroalkyl substances and severity of nonalcoholic fatty liver in Children: An untargeted metabolomics approach
Environ Int. 2020 01; 134:105220.

Pathogenic Variants in Cancer Predisposition Genes and Prostate Cancer Risk in Men of African Ancestry
JCO Precis Oncol. 2020; 4:32-43.

Cumulative Burden of Colorectal Cancer-Associated Genetic Variants Is More Strongly Associated With Early-Onset vs Late-Onset Cancer
Gastroenterology. 2019 Dec 19.

Association of a Pathway-Specific Genetic Risk Score With Risk of Radiation-Associated Contralateral Breast Cancer
JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Sep 04; 2(9):e1912259.

Correction to: Genetic variant predictors of gene expression provide new insight into risk of colorectal cancer
Hum Genet. 2019 Jul; 138(7):789-791.

Alterations in folate-dependent one-carbon metabolism as colon cell transition from normal to cancerous
J Nutr Biochem. 2019 Jul; 69:1-9.

Elevated numbers of PD-L1 expressing B cells are associated with the development of AIDS-NHL
Sci Rep. 2019 Jun 28; 9(1):9371.

DNA methylation patterns of adult survivors of adolescent/young adult Hodgkin lymphoma compared to their unaffected monozygotic twin
Leuk Lymphoma. 2019 Jun; 60(6):1429-1437.

Epstein-Barr virus load is higher in long-term Hodgkin lymphoma survivors compared to their unaffected twins and unrelated controls
Br J Haematol. 2019 Apr; 185(2):377-380.

Correction: Rare germline variants in DNA repair genes and the angiogenesis pathway predispose prostate cancer patients to develop metastatic disease
Br J Cancer. 2019 Apr; 120(8):867.

Genetic variant predictors of gene expression provide new insight into risk of colorectal cancer
Hum Genet. 2019 Apr; 138(4):307-326.

Genetic overlap between autoimmune diseases and non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes
Genet Epidemiol. 2019 10; 43(7):844-863.

An admixture mapping meta-analysis implicates genetic variation at 18q21 with asthma susceptibility in Latinos
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2019 03; 143(3):957-969.

Author Correction: Association analyses of more than 140,000 men identify 63 new prostate cancer susceptibility loci
Nat Genet. 2019 02; 51(2):363.

Discovery of common and rare genetic risk variants for colorectal cancer
Nat Genet. 2019 01; 51(1):76-87.

Circulating Metabolic Biomarkers of Screen-Detected Prostate Cancer in the ProtecT Study
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2019 01; 28(1):208-216.

Author Correction: Germline variation at 8q24 and prostate cancer risk in men of European ancestry
Nat Commun. 2019 01 17; 10(1):382.

A Unified Model for the Analysis of Gene-Environment Interaction
Am J Epidemiol. 2019 04 01; 188(4):760-767.

Elucidation of causal direction between asthma and obesity: a bi-directional Mendelian randomization study
Int J Epidemiol. 2019 06 01; 48(3):899-907.

Exploratory metabolomic study to identify blood-based biomarkers as a potential screen for colorectal cancer
Mol Omics. 2019 02 11; 15(1):21-29.

Publisher Correction: Shared heritability and functional enrichment across six solid cancers
Nat Commun. 2019 Sep 23; 10(1):4386.

Large-Scale Genome-Wide Association Study of East Asians Identifies Loci Associated With Risk for Colorectal Cancer
Gastroenterology. 2019 Apr; 156(5):1455-1466.

Genome-wide association study of circulating folate one-carbon metabolites
Genet Epidemiol. 2019 12; 43(8):1030-1045.

Improvements to the Escalation with Overdose Control design and a comparison with the restricted Continual Reassessment Method
Pharm Stat. 2019 11; 18(6):659-670.

Reply to Xiaoling Lin, Brian THelfand, and Jianfeng Xu's Letter to the Editor re: Daniel A. Leongamornlert, Edward J. Saunders, Sarah Wakerell, et al. Germline DNA Repair Gene Mutations in Young-onset Prostate Cancer Cases in the UK: Evidence for a More Extensive Genetic Panel. Eur Urol 2019;76:329-37.
Eur Urol. 2019 11; 76(5):e130-e131.

Germline DNA Repair Gene Mutations in Young-onset Prostate Cancer Cases in the UK: Evidence for a More Extensive Genetic Panel
Eur Urol. 2019 09; 76(3):329-337.

Telomerase Variants in Patients with Cirrhosis Awaiting Liver Transplantation
Hepatology. 2019 06; 69(6):2652-2663.

Perfluoroalkyl substances, metabolomic profiling, and alterations in glucose homeostasis among overweight and obese Hispanic children: A proof-of-concept analysis
Environ Int. 2019 05; 126:445-453.

HiLDA: a statistical approach to investigate differences in mutational signatures
PeerJ. 2019; 7:e7557.

Shared heritability and functional enrichment across six solid cancers
Nat Commun. 2019 01 25; 10(1):431.

Novel Common Genetic Susceptibility Loci for Colorectal Cancer
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2019 02 01; 111(2):146-157.

Association analyses of more than 140,000 men identify 63 new prostate cancer susceptibility loci
Nat Genet. 2018 07; 50(7):928-936.

Genetic risk of prostate cancer in Ugandan men
Prostate. 2018 04; 78(5):370-376.

Breast Cancer Family History and Contralateral Breast Cancer Risk in Young Women: An Update From the Women's Environmental Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Study
J Clin Oncol. 2018 05 20; 36(15):1513-1520.

Evaluation of 71 Coronary Artery Disease Risk Variants in a Multiethnic Cohort
Front Cardiovasc Med. 2018; 5:19.

Fine-mapping of prostate cancer susceptibility loci in a large meta-analysis identifies candidate causal variants
Nat Commun. 2018 06 11; 9(1):2256.

Native ancestry is associated with optic neuritis and age of onset in hispanics with multiple sclerosis
Ann Clin Transl Neurol. 2018 Nov; 5(11):1362-1371.

Rare germline variants in DNA repair genes and the angiogenesis pathway predispose prostate cancer patients to develop metastatic disease
Br J Cancer. 2018 07; 119(1):96-104.

Germline variation at 8q24 and prostate cancer risk in men of European ancestry
Nat Commun. 2018 11 05; 9(1):4616.

Discovery and fine-mapping of adiposity loci using high density imputation of genome-wide association studies in individuals of African ancestry: African Ancestry Anthropometry Genetics Consortium
PLoS Genet. 2017 Apr; 13(4):e1006719.

Characterizing Genetic Susceptibility to Breast Cancer in Women of African Ancestry
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2017 07; 26(7):1016-1026.

The OncoArray Consortium: A Network for Understanding the Genetic Architecture of Common Cancers
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2017 01; 26(1):126-135.

Novel colon cancer susceptibility variants identified from a genome-wide association study in African Americans
Int J Cancer. 2017 06 15; 140(12):2728-2733.

Inherited variation in circadian rhythm genes and risks of prostate cancer and three other cancer sites in combined cancer consortia
Int J Cancer. 2017 11 01; 141(9):1794-1802.

Two Novel Susceptibility Loci for Prostate Cancer in Men of African Ancestry
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2017 08 01; 109(8).

Atlas of prostate cancer heritability in European and African-American men pinpoints tissue-specific regulation
Nat Commun. 2016 Apr 07; 7:10979.

A Meta-analysis of Multiple Myeloma Risk Regions in African and European Ancestry Populations Identifies Putatively Functional Loci
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2016 12; 25(12):1609-1618.

Common variants in the obesity-associated genes FTO and MC4R are not associated with risk of colorectal cancer
Cancer Epidemiol. 2016 10; 44:1-4.

Genome-Wide Association of the Laboratory-Based Nicotine Metabolite Ratio in Three Ancestries
Nicotine Tob Res. 2016 09; 18(9):1837-1844.

Detecting Gene-Environment Interactions for a Quantitative Trait in a Genome-Wide Association Study
Genet Epidemiol. 2016 07; 40(5):394-403.

Fine-Mapping of Common Genetic Variants Associated with Colorectal Tumor Risk Identified Potential Functional Variants
PLoS One. 2016; 11(7):e0157521.

Cross-Cancer Genome-Wide Analysis of Lung, Ovary, Breast, Prostate, and Colorectal Cancer Reveals Novel Pleiotropic Associations
Cancer Res. 2016 09 01; 76(17):5103-14.

Prostate Cancer Susceptibility in Men of African Ancestry at 8q24
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2016 Jul; 108(7).

JAM: A Scalable Bayesian Framework for Joint Analysis of Marginal SNP Effects
Genet Epidemiol. 2016 Apr; 40(3):188-201.

GWASeq: targeted re-sequencing follow up to GWAS
BMC Genomics. 2016 Mar 03; 17:176.

Smokescreen: a targeted genotyping array for addiction research
BMC Genomics. 2016 Feb 27; 17:145.

Whole-exome sequencing of over 4100 men of African ancestry and prostate cancer risk
Hum Mol Genet. 2016 Jan 15; 25(2):371-81.

Genome-wide association study of colorectal cancer in Hispanics
Carcinogenesis. 2016 06; 37(6):547-556.

Reducing GWAS Complexity
. 2016; 15(1):22-4.

The contribution of rare variation to prostate cancer heritability
Nat Genet. 2016 Jan; 48(1):30-5.

Corrigendum: genome-wide association study of colorectal cancer identifies six new susceptibility loci
Nat Commun. 2015 Oct 26; 6:8739.

Contribution of Germline Mutations in the RAD51B, RAD51C, and RAD51D Genes to Ovarian Cancer in the Population
J Clin Oncol. 2015 Sep 10; 33(26):2901-7.

Generalizability of established prostate cancer risk variants in men of African ancestry
Int J Cancer. 2015 Mar 01; 136(5):1210-7.

Enlight: web-based integration of GWAS results with biological annotations
Bioinformatics. 2015 Jan 15; 31(2):275-6.

Genetic ancestry influences asthma susceptibility and lung function among Latinos
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2015 Jan; 135(1):228-35.

Drug Metabolizing Enzyme and Transporter Gene Variation, Nicotine Metabolism, Prospective Abstinence, and Cigarette Consumption
PLoS One. 2015; 10(7):e0126113.

Cross-disorder genome-wide analyses suggest a complex genetic relationship between Tourette's syndrome and OCD
Am J Psychiatry. 2015 Jan; 172(1):82-93.

Germline Mutations in the BRIP1, BARD1, PALB2, and NBN Genes in Women With Ovarian Cancer
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2015 Nov; 107(11).

Integration of multiethnic fine-mapping and genomic annotation to prioritize candidate functional SNPs at prostate cancer susceptibility regions
Hum Mol Genet. 2015 Oct 01; 24(19):5603-18.

Multiple novel prostate cancer susceptibility signals identified by fine-mapping of known risk loci among Europeans
Hum Mol Genet. 2015 Oct 01; 24(19):5589-602.

Identification of a common variant with potential pleiotropic effect on risk of inflammatory bowel disease and colorectal cancer
Carcinogenesis. 2015 Sep; 36(9):999-1007.

Genome-wide association study of colorectal cancer identifies six new susceptibility loci
Nat Commun. 2015 Jul 07; 6:7138.

Identification of a Novel Mucin Gene HCG22 Associated With Steroid-Induced Ocular Hypertension
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015 Apr; 56(4):2737-48.

Place of birth,age of immigration,and disability in Hispanics with multiple sclerosis
Mult Scler Relat Disord. 2015 Jan; 4(1):25-30.

UGT1A and UGT2B genetic variation alters nicotine and nitrosamine glucuronidation in european and african american smokers
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2015 Jan; 24(1):94-104.

A novel colorectal cancer risk locus at 4q322 identified from an international genome-wide association study.
Carcinogenesis. 2014 Nov; 35(11):2512-9.

A comprehensive examination of breast cancer risk loci in African American women
Hum Mol Genet. 2014 Oct 15; 23(20):5518-26.

A meta-analysis of 87,040 individuals identifies 23 new susceptibility loci for prostate cancer
Nat Genet. 2014 Oct; 46(10):1103-9.

Gender difference in interactions between MAOA promoter uVNTR polymorphism and negative familial stressors on body mass index among Chinese adolescents
Pediatr Obes. 2014 Oct; 9(5):e80-90.

Comprehensive analyses of DNA repair pathways, smoking and bladder cancer risk in Los Angeles and Shanghai
Int J Cancer. 2014 Jul 15; 135(2):335-47.

A meta-analysis of Hodgkin lymphoma reveals 19p133 TCF3 as a novel susceptibility locus.
Nat Commun. 2014 Jun 12; 5:3856.

A genome-wide association study of early-onset breast cancer identifies PFKM as a novel breast cancer gene and supports a common genetic spectrum for breast cancer at any age
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2014 Apr; 23(4):658-69.

Organic cation transporter variation and response to smoking cessation therapies
Nicotine Tob Res. 2014 Dec; 16(12):1638-46.

The 19q12 bladder cancer GWAS signal: association with cyclin E function and aggressive disease
Cancer Res. 2014 Oct 15; 74(20):5808-18.

Genome-wide interaction study of smoking and bladder cancer risk
Carcinogenesis. 2014 Aug; 35(8):1737-44.

Nicotine dependence as a moderator of genetic influences on smoking cessation treatment outcome
Drug Alcohol Depend. 2014 May 01; 138:109-17.

Pleiotropic effects of genetic risk variants for other cancers on colorectal cancer risk: PAGE, GECCO and CCFR consortia
Gut. 2014 May; 63(5):800-7.

Identification and characterization of functional risk variants for colorectal cancer mapping to chromosome 11q231.
Hum Mol Genet. 2014 Apr 15; 23(8):2198-209.

Deciphering the genetic architecture of low-penetrance susceptibility to colorectal cancer
Hum Mol Genet. 2013 Dec 15; 22(24):5075-82.

Genetic predictors of circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin d and risk of colorectal cancer
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 Nov; 22(11):2037-46.

A scalable, knowledge-based analysis framework for genetic association studies
BMC Bioinformatics. 2013 Oct 23; 14:312.

Efficient two-step testing of gene-gene interactions in genome-wide association studies
Genet Epidemiol. 2013 Jul; 37(5):440-51.

Biomarkers for smoking cessation
Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2013 Jun; 93(6):526-38.

Elevated 4-aminobiphenyl and 2,6-dimethylaniline hemoglobin adducts and increased risk of bladder cancer among lifelong nonsmokers--The Shanghai Bladder Cancer Study
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 May; 22(5):937-45.

Confounding and heterogeneity in genetic association studies with admixed populations
Am J Epidemiol. 2013 Feb 15; 177(4):351-60.

Genetic variations in SMAD7 are associated with colorectal cancer risk in the colon cancer family registry
PLoS One. 2013; 8(4):e60464.

Integrative variable selection via Bayesian model uncertainty
Stat Med. 2013 Dec 10; 32(28):4938-53.

Influence of a dopamine pathway additive genetic efficacy score on smoking cessation: results from two randomized clinical trials of bupropion
Addiction. 2013 Dec; 108(12):2202-11.

Sneaker "jack" males outcompete dominant "hooknose" males under sperm competition in Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)
Ecol Evol. 2013 Dec; 3(15):4987-97.

Spinal cord lesions and disability in Hispanics with multiple sclerosis
J Neurol. 2013 Nov; 260(11):2770-6.

Partitioning the heritability of Tourette syndrome and obsessive compulsive disorder reveals differences in genetic architecture
PLoS Genet. 2013 Oct; 9(10):e1003864.

Genome-wide association study of obsessive-compulsive disorder
Mol Psychiatry. 2013 Jul; 18(7):788-98.

The DRD4 exon III VNTR, bupropion, and associations with prospective abstinence
Nicotine Tob Res. 2013 Jul; 15(7):1190-200.

Next generation sequencing and a new era of medicine
Gut. 2013 Jun; 62(6):920-32.

Genome-wide association study of Tourette's syndrome
Mol Psychiatry. 2013 Jun; 18(6):721-8.

Identification of Genetic Susceptibility Loci for Colorectal Tumors in a Genome-Wide Meta-analysisGastroenterology.
2013 Apr; 144(4):799-807. e24.

Nicotinic acetylcholine receptor variation and response to smoking cessation therapies
Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2013 Feb; 23(2):94-103.

Analysis and optimal design for association studies using next-generation sequencing with case-control pools
Genet Epidemiol. 2012 Dec; 36(8):870-81.

Gender-stratified gene and gene-treatment interactions in smoking cessation
Pharmacogenomics J. 2012 Dec; 12(6):521-32.

DRD1 associations with smoking abstinence across slow and normal nicotine metabolizers
Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2012 Jul; 22(7):551-4.

Cigarette smoking and subtypes of bladder cancer
Int J Cancer. 2012 Feb 15; 130(4):896-901.

A genome-wide meta-analysis of nodular sclerosing Hodgkin lymphoma identifies risk loci at 6p2132.
Blood. 2012 Jan 12; 119(2):469-75.

Vitamin D levels in Hispanics with multiple sclerosis
J Neurol. 2012 Dec; 259(12):2565-70.

Underlying genetic structure impacts the association between CYP2B6 polymorphisms and response to efavirenz and nevirapine
AIDS. 2012 Oct 23; 26(16):2097-106.

Varenicline for smoking cessation: nausea severity and variation in nicotinic receptor genes
Pharmacogenomics J. 2012 Aug; 12(4):349-58.

Meta-analysis of new genome-wide association studies of colorectal cancer risk
Hum Genet. 2012 Feb; 131(2):217-34.

Smoking cessation pharmacogenetics: analysis of varenicline and bupropion in placebo-controlled clinical trials
Neuropsychopharmacology. 2012 Feb; 37(3):641-50.

Joint analysis for integrating two related studies of different data types and different study designs using hierarchical modeling approaches
Hum Hered. 2012; 74(2):83-96.

Genome-wide search for gene-gene interactions in colorectal cancer
PLoS One. 2012; 7(12):e52535.

Incorporating prior biologic information for high-dimensional rare variant association studies
Hum Hered. 2012; 74(3-4):184-95.

Genetic contribution of the leukotriene pathway to coronary artery disease
Hum Genet. 2011 Jun; 129(6):617-27.

Genetic variation in insulin-like growth factor 2 may play a role in ovarian cancer risk
Hum Mol Genet. 2011 Jun 01; 20(11):2263-72.

Association of the calcyon neuron-specific vesicular protein gene (CALY) with adolescent smoking initiation in China and California
Am J Epidemiol. 2011 May 01; 173(9):1039-48.

Genetic variations on chromosomes 5p15 and 15q25 and bladder cancer risk: findings from the Los Angeles-Shanghai bladder case-control study
Carcinogenesis. 2011 Feb; 32(2):197-202.

Discovery of complex pathways from observational data
Stat Med. 2010 Aug 30; 29(19):1998-2011.

Meta-analysis of 8q24 for seven cancers reveals a locus between NOV and ENPP2 associated with cancer development
BMC Med Genet. 2011 Dec 05; 12:156.

Incorporating model uncertainty in detecting rare variants: the Bayesian risk index
Genet Epidemiol. 2011 Nov; 35(7):638-49.

Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies of asthma in ethnically diverse North American populations
Nat Genet. 2011 Jul 31; 43(9):887-92.

Variants at 6q21 implicate PRDM1 in the etiology of therapy-induced second malignancies after Hodgkin's lymphoma
Nat Med. 2011 Jul 24; 17(8):941-3.

The impact of change in visual field on health-related quality of life the los angeles latino eye study
Ophthalmology. 2011 Jul; 118(7):1310-7.

Risk of contralateral breast cancer associated with common variants in BRCA1 and BRCA2: potential modifying effect of BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation carrier status
Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2011 Jun; 127(3):819-29.

Lower risk in parous women suggests that hormonal factors are important in bladder cancer etiology
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2011 Jun; 20(6):1156-70.

Relationships between IGF-1 and IGFBP-1 and adiposity in obese African-American and Latino adolescents
Obesity (Silver Spring). 2011 May; 19(5):933-8.

Genotype-environment interactions in microsatellite stable/microsatellite instability-low colorectal cancer: results from a genome-wide association study
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2011 May; 20(5):758-66.

Variation in folate pathway genes and distal colorectal adenoma risk: a sigmoidoscopy-based case-control study
Cancer Causes Control. 2011 Apr; 22(4):541-52.

Sample size requirements to detect gene-environment interactions in genome-wide association studies
Genet Epidemiol. 2011 Apr; 35(3):201-10.

Genetic variation in the retinoid X receptor and calcium-sensing receptor and risk of colorectal cancer in the Colon Cancer Family Registry
Carcinogenesis. 2010 Aug; 31(8):1412-6.

Efficient genome-wide association testing of gene-environment interaction in case-parent trios
Am J Epidemiol. 2010 Jul 01; 172(1):116-22.

A candidate gene study of folate-associated one carbon metabolism genes and colorectal cancer risk
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2010 Jul; 19(7):1812-21.

A polytomous conditional likelihood approach for combining matched and unmatched case-control studies
Stat Med. 2010 Apr 30; 29(9):1004-13.

Genes involved with folate uptake and distribution and their association with colorectal cancer risk
Cancer Causes Control. 2010 Apr; 21(4):597-608.

Genetic polymorphisms in vitamin D receptor VDR/RXRA influence the likelihood of colon adenoma recurrence
Cancer Res. 2010 Feb 15; 70(4):1496-504.

Genetic variation in the vitamin D receptor (VDR) and the vitamin D-binding protein (GC) and risk for colorectal cancer: results from the Colon Cancer Family Registry
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2010 Feb; 19(2):525-36.

Complex system approaches to genetic analysis Bayesian approaches
Adv Genet. 2010; 72:47-71.

Genetic variability in the MTHFR gene and colorectal cancer risk using the colorectal cancer family registry
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2010 Jan; 19(1):89-100.

Risk of urinary bladder cancer is associated with 8q24 variant rs9642880[T] in multiple racial/ethnic groups: results from the Los Angeles-Shanghai case-control study
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2010 Dec; 19(12):3150-6.

Hypertension, diuretics and antihypertensives in relation to bladder cancer
Carcinogenesis. 2010 Nov; 31(11):1964-71.

Role of inducible nitric oxide synthase in asthma risk and lung function growth during adolescence
Thorax. 2010 Feb; 65(2):139-45.

Dopamine genes and nicotine dependence in treatment-seeking and community smokers
Neuropsychopharmacology. 2009 Sep; 34(10):2252-64.

Effect of tidal volume in children with acute hypoxemic respiratory failure
Intensive Care Med. 2009 Aug; 35(8):1428-37.

A systems biology network model for genetic association studies of nicotine addiction and treatment
Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2009 Jul; 19(7):538-51.

Detecting gene-environment interactions using a combined case-only and case-control approach
Am J Epidemiol. 2009 Feb 15; 169(4):497-504.

Variation in genetic admixture and population structure among Latinos: the Los Angeles Latino eye study (LALES)
BMC Genet. 2009 Nov 10; 10:71.

Sequence variant on 3q28 and urinary bladder cancer risk: findings from the Los Angeles-Shanghai bladder case-control study
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2009 Nov; 18(11):3057-61.

Methodological Issues in Multistage Genome-wide Association Studies
Stat Sci. 2009 Nov 01; 24(4):414-429.

Use of pathway information in molecular epidemiology
Hum Genomics. 2009 Oct; 4(1):21-42.

Urinary tract infections and reduced risk of bladder cancer in Los Angeles
Br J Cancer. 2009 Mar 10; 100(5):834-9.

Polymorphic variation in NFKB1 and other aspirin-related genes and risk of Hodgkin lymphoma
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2009 Mar; 18(3):976-86.

Comprehensive evaluation of ESR2 variation and ovarian cancer risk
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2008 Feb; 17(2):393-6.

Water intake and bladder cancer risk in Los Angeles County
Int J Cancer. 2008 Oct 01; 123(7):1649-56.

Nicotinic acetylcholine receptor beta2 subunit gene implicated in a systems-based candidate gene study of smoking cessation
Hum Mol Genet. 2008 Sep 15; 17(18):2834-48.

Snagger: a user-friendly program for incorporating additional information for tagSNP selection
BMC Bioinformatics. 2008 Mar 27; 9:174.

Glutathione S-transferase P1, maternal smoking, and asthma in children: a haplotype-based analysis
Environ Health Perspect. 2008 Mar; 116(3):409-15.

Prevalence of common disease-associated variants in Asian Indians
BMC Genet. 2008 Feb 04; 9:13.

DNA repair single-nucleotide polymorphisms in colorectal cancer and their role as modifiers of the effect of cigarette smoking and alcohol in the Singapore Chinese Health Study
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2007 Nov; 16(11):2363-72.

Alcohol consumption and risk of bladder cancer in Los Angeles County
Int J Cancer. 2007 Aug 15; 121(4):839-45.

Variants on 9p24 and 8q24 are associated with risk of colorectal cancer: results from the Colon Cancer Family Registry
Cancer Res. 2007 Dec 01; 67(23):11128-32.

Hierarchical Bayes prioritization of marker associations from a genome-wide association scan for further investigation
Genet Epidemiol. 2007 Dec; 31(8):871-82.

The effect of montelukast and low-dose theophylline on cardiovascular disease risk factors in asthmatics
Chest. 2007 Sep; 132(3):868-74.

Testing association between disease and multiple SNPs in a candidate gene
Genet Epidemiol. 2007 Jul; 31(5):383-95.

Age-related smoking progression among adolescents in China
J Adolesc Health. 2006 Nov; 39(5):686-93.

A testing framework for identifying susceptibility genes in the presence of epistasis
Am J Hum Genet. 2006 Jan; 78(1):15-27.

XRCC1, XRCC3, and XPD polymorphisms as modifiers of the effect of smoking and alcohol on colorectal adenoma risk
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2006 Dec; 15(12):2384-90.

Interleukin-6-related genotypes, body mass index, and risk of multiple myeloma and plasmacytoma
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2006 Nov; 15(11):2285-91.

Common genetic variation in the sex steroid hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) gene and circulating shbg levels among postmenopausal women: the Multiethnic Cohort
J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2005 Apr; 90(4):2198-204.

Identifying susceptibility genes by using joint tests of association and linkage and accounting for epistasis
BMC Genet. 2005 Dec 30; 6 Suppl 1:S147.

Testing association and linkage using affected-sib-parent study designs
Genet Epidemiol. 2005 Nov; 29(3):225-33.

Intercellular adhesion molecule-1 and childhood asthma
Hum Genet. 2005 Sep; 117(5):476-84.

A survey of current Bayesian gene mapping methods
Hum Genomics. 2004 Aug; 1(5):371-4.

Genetic dissection of complex traits with chromosome substitution strains of mice
Science. 2004 Apr 16; 304(5669):445-8.

Association of prostate cancer risk and aggressiveness to androgen pathway genes: SRD5A2, CYP17, and the AR
Prostate. 2004 Apr 01; 59(1):69-76.

Comprehensive evaluation of the association between prostate cancer and genotypes/haplotypes in CYP17A1, CYP3A4, and SRD5A2
Eur J Hum Genet. 2004 Apr; 12(4):321-32.

Commentary: the concept of 'Mendelian Randomization'
Int J Epidemiol. 2004 Feb; 33(1):21-5.

DNA repair gene XRCC1 and XPD polymorphisms and risk of prostate cancer
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2004 Jan; 13(1):23-9.

SNPs, haplotypes, and model selection in a candidate gene region: the SIMPle analysis for multilocus data
Genet Epidemiol. 2004 Dec; 27(4):429-41.

Relationship between methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T and A1298C genotypes and haplotypes and prostate cancer risk and aggressiveness
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2004 Aug; 13(8):1331-6.

Comparison of missing data approaches in linkage analysis
BMC Genet. 2003 Dec 31; 4 Suppl 1:S44.

CYP3A4 and CYP3A5 genotypes, haplotypes, and risk of prostate cancer
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2003 Sep; 12(9):928-32.

Bayesian spatial modeling of haplotype associations
Hum Hered. 2003; 56(1-3):32-40.

Bayesian modeling of complex metabolic pathways
Hum Hered. 2003; 56(1-3):83-93.

Prostate cancer aggressiveness locus on chromosome segment 19q12-q131 identified by linkage and allelic imbalance studies.
Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2003 Apr; 36(4):332-9.

Hierarchical modeling of linkage disequilibrium: genetic structure and spatial relations
Am J Hum Genet. 2003 Feb; 72(2):351-63.

Prostate cancer aggressiveness locus on chromosome 7q32-q33 identified by linkage and allelic imbalance studies
Neoplasia. 2002 Sep-Oct; 4(5):424-31.

Impact of preadjusting a quantitative phenotype prior to sib-pair linkage analysis when gene x environment interaction exists
Genet Epidemiol. 2001; 21 Suppl 1:S837-42.

Replication linkage study for prostate cancer susceptibility genes
Prostate. 2000 Oct 01; 45(2):106-14.

Genomewide scan for prostate cancer-aggressiveness loci
Am J Hum Genet. 2000 Jul; 67(1):92-9.