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  • Thorolfsdottir, Rosa B.; Sveinbjornsson, Gardar; Aegisdottir, Hildur M.; Benonisdottir, Stefania; Stefánsdóttir, Lilja; Ivarsdottir, Erna V.; Halldorsson, Gisli H.; Sigurdsson, Jon K.; Torp-Pedersen, Christian; Weeke, Peter E.; Brunak, Søren; Westergaard, David; Pedersen, Ole B.; Sorensen, Erik; Nielsen, Kaspar R.; Burgdorf, Kristoffer S.; Banasik, Karina; Brumpton, Ben Michael; Zhou, Wei; Oddsson, Asmundur; Tragante, Vinicius; Hjorleifsson, Kristjan E.; Davidsson, Olafur B.; Rajamani, Sridharan; Jonsson, Stefan; Torfason, Bjarni; Valgardsson, Atli S.; Thorgeirsson, Gudmundur; Frigge, Michael L.; Thorleifsson, Gudmar; Norddahl, Gudmundur L.; Helgadottir, Anna; Gretarsdotti, Solveig; Sulem, Patrick; Jonsdottir, Ingileif; Willer, Cristen J.; Hveem, Kristian; Bundgaard, Henning; Ullum, Henrik; Arnar, David O.; Thorsteinsdottir, Unnur; Gudbjartsson, Daniel F.; Holm, Hilma; Stefansson, Kari. (2021) Genetic insight into sick sinus syndrome. European Heart Journal. vol. 42 (20).
  • Bakker, Mark K.; Spek, Rick A.A. var der; Rheenen, Wouter van; Morel, Sandrine; Bourcier, Romain; Hostettler, Isabel C.; Varinder, S. Alg; Eijk, Kristel R. van; Koido, Masaru; Akiyama, Masato; Terao, Chikashi; Matsuda, Koichi; Walters, Robin G.; Lin, Kuang; Li, Liming; Millwood, Iona Y.; Chen, Zhengming; Rouleau, Guy A.; Zhou, Sirui; Rannikmae, Kristiina; Sudlow, Cathie L.M.; Houlden, Henry; Berg, Leonard H. van den; Dina, Christian; Naggara, Olivier; Gentric, Jean-Christophe; Shotar, Eimad; Eugène, François; Desal, Hubert; Winsvold, Bendik K S; Børte, Sigrid; Johnsen, Marianne Bakke; Brumpton, Ben Michael; Sandvei, Marie Søfteland; Willer, Cristen J.; Hveem, Kristian; Zwart, John-Anker; Verschuren, W.M. Monique; Friedrich, Christoph M.; Hirsch, Sven; Schilling, Sabine; Dauvillier, Jérôme; Martin, Olivier; Jones, Gregory T.; Bown, Matthew J.; Ko, Nerissa U.; Kim, Helen; Coleman, Jonathan R. I.; Breen, Gerome; Zaroff, Jonathan G.. (2020) Genome-wide association study of intracranial aneurysms identifies 17 risk loci and genetic overlap with clinical risk factors. Nature Genetics. vol. 52.
  • Boekstegers, Felix; Marcelain, Katherine; Barahona Ponce, Carol; Baez Benavides, Pablo F.; Müller, Bettina; de Toro, Gonzalo; Retamales, Javier; Barajas, Olga; Ahumada, Monica; Morales, Erik; Rojas, Armando; Sanhueza, Verónica; Loader, Denisse; Rivera, María Teresa; Gutiérrez, Lorena; Bernal, Giuliano; Ortega, Alejandro; Montalvo, Domingo; Portiño, Sergio; Bertrán, Maria Enriqueta; Gabler, Fernando; Spencer, Loreto; Olloquequi, Jordi; González Silos, Rosa; Fischer, Christine; Scherer, Dominique; Jenab, Mazda; Aleksandrova, Krasimira; Katzke, Verena; Weiderpass, Elisabete; Moradi, Tahereh; Fischer, Krista; Bossers, Willem; Brenner, Hermann; Hveem, Kristian; Eklund, Niina; Völker, Uwe; Waldenberger, Melanie; Fuentes Guajardo, Macarena; Gonzalez-Jose, Rolando; Bedoya, Gabriel; Bortolini, Maria C.; Canizales, Samuel; Gallo, Carla; Ruiz Linares, Andres; Rothhammer, Francisco; Lorenzo Bermejo, Justo. (2020) ABCB1/4 gallbladder cancer risk variants identified in India also show strong effects in Chileans. Cancer Epidemiology. vol. 65:101643.
  • Brandkvist, Maria Charlotta; Bjørngaard, Johan Håkon; Ødegård, Rønnaug; Åsvold, Bjørn Olav; Smith, George Davey; Brumpton, Ben Michael; Hveem, Kristian; Richardson, Tom G.; Vie, Gunnhild Åberge. (2020) Separating the genetics of childhood and adult obesity: a validation study of genetic scores for body mass index in adolescence and adulthood in the HUNT Study. Human Molecular Genetics.
  • Brumpton, Ben Michael; Sanderson, Eleanor; Heilbron, Karl; Hartwig, FP; Harrison, S; Vie, Gunnhild Åberge; Cho, Y; Howe, LD; Hughes, A; Boomsma, D; Havdahl, Alexandra; Hopper, J; Neale, M; Nivard, Michel G.; Pedersen, N; Reynolds, CA; Tucker-D, EM; Grotzinger, A; Howe, Laurence; Morris, Tim; Li, Shuai; Within-Family Consortium, The; 23andMe Research Team, The; Auton, A; Windmeijer, F; Chen, W-M; Bjørngaard, Johan Håkon; Hveem, Kristian; Willer, C; Evans, DM; Kaprio, J; Davey Smith, G; Åsvold, Bjørn Olav; Hemani, G; Davies, Neil Martin. (2020) Avoiding dynastic, assortative mating, and population stratification biases in Mendelian randomization through within-family analyses. Nature Communications. vol. 11.
  • Elhadad, Mohamed; Jonasson, Christian; Huth, Cornelia; Wilson, Rory; Gieger, Christian; Matias, Pamela; Grallert, Harald; Graumann, Johannes; Gaulus-Durner, Valerie; Rathmann, Wolfgang; Toerne, Christine von; Hauck, Stefanie M.; Koenig, Wolfgang; Sinner, Moritz F.; Oprea, Tudor I; Suhre, Karsten; Thorand, Barbara; Hveem, Kristian; Peters, Annette; Waldenberger, Melanie. (2020) Deciphering the Plasma Proteome of Type 2 Diabetes. Diabetes. vol. 69.
  • Ferreira, Manuel A R; Vonk, Judith M.; Baurecht, Hansjörg; Marenholz, Ingo; Tian, Chao; Hoffman, Joshua D.; Helmer, Quinta; Tillander, Annika; Ullemar, Vilhelmina; Lu, Yi; Grosche, Sarah; Ruschendorf, Franz; Granell, Raquel; Brumpton, Ben Michael; Fritsche, Lars; Bhatta, Laxmi; Gabrielsen, Maiken Elvestad; Nielsen, Jonas Bille; Zhou, Wei; Hveem, Kristian; Langhammer, Arnulf; Holmen, Oddgeir; Løset, Mari; Abecasis, Goncalo; Willer, Cristen J.; Emami, Nima C.; Cavazos, Taylor B.; Witte, John S.; Szwajda, Agnieszka; 23andMe Research Team, ,; collaborators of SHARE study, ,; Hinds, David A.; Hubner, Norbert; Weidinger, Stephan; Magnusson, Patrik KE; Jorgenson, Eric; Karlsson, Robert; Paternoster, Lavinia; Boomsma, Dorret I.; Almqvist, Catarina; Lee, Young-Ae; Koppelman, Gerard H.; Esparza-Gordillo, Jorge; Hummel, Oliver; Hottenga, Jouke-Jan; Willemsen, Gonneke; Rodríguez, Elke; Hotze, Melanie; Franke, Andre; Matheson, Melanie C.; Dharmage, Shyamali Chandrika; Arnold, Andreas; Homuth, Georg; Schmidt, Carsten O; Thompson, Philip J.; Martin, Nicholas G; Duffy, David L.; Novak, Natalija; Schulz, Holger; Karrasch, Stefan; Gieger, Christian; Strauch, Konstantin; Melles, Ronald B. (2020) Age-of-onset information helps identify 76 genetic variants associated with allergic disease. PLoS Genetics. vol. 16 (6).
  • Johnsen, Marianne Bakke; Magnusson, Karin; Børte, Sigrid; Gabrielsen, Maiken Elvestad; Winsvold, Bendik K S; Skogholt, Anne Heidi; Thomas, Laurent; Storheim, Kjersti; Hveem, Kristian; Zwart, John-Anker. (2020) Development and validation of a prediction model for incident hand osteoarthritis in the HUNT study. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. vol. 28 (7).
  • Klarin, Derek; Verma, Shefali Setia; Judy, Renae; Dikilitas, Ozan; Wolford, Brooke N.; Paranjpe, Ishan; Levin, Michael G.; Pan, Cuiping; Tcheandjieu, Catherine; Spin, Joshua M.; Lynch, Julie; Assimes, Themistocles L; Nyrønning, Linn Ålstedt; Mattsson, Erney; Edwards, Todd L.; Denny, Josh C.; Larson, Eric B.; Lee, Ming Ta Michael; Carrell, David S.; Zhang, Yanfei; Jarvik, Gail P.; Gharavi, Ali G.; Harley, John B.; Mentch, Frank D.; Pacheco, Jennifer A.; Hakonarson, Hakon; Skogholt, Anne Heidi; Thomas, Laurent; Gabrielsen, Maiken Elvestad; Hveem, Kristian; Nielsen, Jonas Bille; Zhou, Wei; Fritsche, Lars; Huang, Jie; Natarajan, Pradeep; Sun, Yan V.; DuVall, Scott L.; Rader, Daniel J.; Cho, Kelly; Chang, Kyong-Mi; Wilson, Peter W.F.; O'Donnell, Christopher J.; Kathiresan, Sekar; Scali, Salvatore; Berceli, Scott A.; Willer, Cristen J.; Jones, Gregory T.; Bown, Matthew J.; Nadkarni, Girish; Kullo, Iftikhar J.; Ritchie, Marylyn D.; Damrauer, Scott M.; Tsao, Philip S.. (2020) Genetic Architecture of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm in the Million Veteran Program. Circulation. vol. 142 (17).
  • Nayor, Matthew; Short, Meghan I.; Rasheed, Humaira; Lin, Honghuang; Jonasson, Christian; Yang, Qiong; Hveem, Kristian; Felix, Janine F.; Morrison, Alanna C.; Wild, Philipp S.; Morley, Michael P.; Cappola, Thomas P.; Benson, Mark D.; Ngo, Debby; Sinha, Sumita; Keyes, Michelle J.; Shen, Dongxiao; Wang, Thomas J.; Larson, Martin G.; Brumpton, Ben Michael; Gerszten, Robert E.; Omland, Torbjørn; Vasan, Ramachandran S.. (2020) Aptamer-Based Proteomic Platform Identifies Novel Protein Predictors of Incident Heart Failure and Echocardiographic Traits. Circulation: Heart Failure. vol. 13 (5).
  • Nielsen, Jonas Bille; Rom, Oren; Surakka, Ida; Graham, Sarah E.; Zhou, Wei; Roychowdhury, Tanmoy; Fritsche, Lars; Gagliano Taliun, Sarah; Sidore, Carlo; Liu, Yuhao; Gabrielsen, Maiken Elvestad; Skogholt, Anne Heidi; Wolford, Brooke; Overton, William; Zhao, Ying; Chen, Jin; Zhang, He; Hornsby, Whitney E.; Acheampong, Akua; Grooms, Austen; Schaefer, Amanda; Zajac, Gregory J.M.; Villacorta, Luis; Zhang, Jifeng; Brumpton, Ben Michael; Løset, Mari; Rai, Vivek; Lundegaard, Pia R.; Olesen, Morten S.; Taylor, Kent D.; Palmer, Nicholette D.; Chen, Yii-Der; Choi, Seung Hoan; Lubitz, Steven A.; Ellinor, Patrick T.; Barnes, Kathleen C.; Daya, Michelle; Rafaels, Nicholas; Weiss, Scott T.; Lasky-Su, Jessica; Tracy, Russell P.; Vasan, Ramachandran S.; Cupples, L. Adrienne; Mathias, Rasika A.; Yanek, Lisa R.; Becker, Lewis; Holmen, Oddgeir Lingaas; Åsvold, Bjørn Olav; Willer, Christen; Hveem, Kristian. (2020) Loss-of-function genomic variants highlight potential therapeutic targets for cardiovascular disease. Nature Communications.
  • Pasternak, Björn; Wintzell, Viktor; Eliasson, Björn; Svensson, Ann-Marie; Franzén, Stefan; Gudbjörnsdóttir, Soffia; Hveem, Kristian; Jonasson, Christian; Melbye, Mads; Svanström, Henrik; Ueda, Peter. (2020) Use of Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 Receptor Agonists and Risk of Serious Renal Events: Scandinavian Cohort Study. Diabetes Care. vol. 43 (6).
  • Pasternak, Björn; Wintzell, Viktor; Mellbye, Mads; Eliasson, Björn; Svensson, Ann-Marie; Franzén, Stefan; Gudbjörnsdóttir, Soffia; Hveem, Kristian; Jonasson, Christian; Svanström, Henrik; Ueda, Peter. (2020) Use of sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitors and risk of serious renal events: Scandinavian cohort study. BMJ (Clinical Research Edition). vol. 369.
  • Ponsford, Mark J; Gkatzionis, Apostolos; Walker, Venexia M; Grant, Andrew J; Wootton, Robyn E; Moore, Luke; Fatumo, Segun; Mason, Amy M; Zuber, Verena; Willer, Christen; Rasheed, Humaira; Brumpton, Ben Michael; Hveem, Kristian; Damås, Jan Kristian; Davies, Neil Martin; Åsvold, Bjørn Olav; Solligård, Erik; Jones, Simon; Burgess, Stephen; Rogne, Tormod; Gill, Dipender. (2020) Cardiometabolic traits, sepsis and severe covid-19: a Mendelian randomization investigation. Circulation. vol. 142 (18).
  • Rostami, Sina; Hoff, Mari; Brown, Matthew A.; Hveem, Kristian; Videm, Vibeke. (2020) Comparison of methods to construct a genetic risk score for prediction of rheumatoid arthritis in the population-based Nord-Trøndelag Health Study, Norway. Rheumatology. vol. 59 (7).
  • Rostami, Sina; Hoff, Mari; Dalen, Håvard; Hveem, Kristian; Videm, Vibeke. (2020) Genetic risk score associations for myocardial infarction are comparable in persons with and without rheumatoid arthritis: the population-based HUNT study. Scientific Reports. vol. 10 (1).
  • Skille, Hanne; Paulsen, Benedikte; Hveem, Kristian; Gabrielsen, Maiken Elvestad; Brumpton, Ben Michael; Hindberg, Kristian; Gran, Olga Vikhammer; Rosendaal, Frits Richard; Brækkan, Sigrid Kufaas; Hansen, John-Bjarne. (2020) Combined effects of five prothrombotic genotypes and cancer on the risk of a first venous thromboembolic event. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. vol. 18 (11).
  • Surakka, Ida; Fritsche, Lars; Zhou, Wei; Backman, Joshua; Kosmicki, Jack A.; Lu, Haocheng; Brumpton, Ben Michael; Nielsen, Jonas B.; Gabrielsen, Maiken Elvestad; Skogholt, Anne Heidi; Wolford, Brooke N.; Graham, Sarah E.; Chen, Y. Eugene; Lee, Seunggeun; Kang, Hyun Min; Langhammer, Arnulf; Forsmo, Siri; Åsvold, Bjørn Olav; Styrkarsdottir, Unnur; Holm, Hilma; Gudbjartsson, Daniel F.; Stefansson, Kari; Baras, Aris; Bai, Xiaodong; Balasubramanian, Suganthi; Barnard, Leland; Blumenfeld, Andrew; Cantor, Michael; Coppola, Giovanni; Economides, Aris; Eom, Gisu; Habegger, Lukas; Hahn, Young; Hawes, Alicia; Jones, Marcus B.; Khalid, Shareef; Lotta, Luca A.; Maxwell, Evan K.; Mitnaul, Lyndon J.; Overton, John D.; Reid, Jeffrey G.; Ferreira, Manuel Allen Revez; Salerno, William; Sharma, Deepika; Shuldiner, Alan R.; Staples, Jeffrey C.; Yadav, Ashish; Abecasis, Goncalo R.; Hveem, Kristian; Willer, Cristen J.. (2020) MEPE loss-of-function variant associates with decreased bone mineral density and increased fracture risk. Nature Communications. vol. 11:4093.
  • Van Hout, Cristopher V.; Tachmazidou, Ioanna; Backman, Joshua D.; Hoffman, Joshua D.; Liu, Daren; Pandey, Ashutosh K.; Gonzaga-Jauregui, Claudia; Khalid, Shareef; Ye, Bin; Banerjee, Nilanjana; Li, Alexander H.; O’Dushlaine, Colm; Marcketta, Anthony; Staples, Jeffrey; Schurmann, Claudia; Hawes, Alicia; Maxwell, Evan; Barnard, Leland; Lopez, Alexander E.; Penn, John; Habegger, Lukas; Blumenfeld, Andrew L.; Bai, Xiaodong; O’Keeffe, Sean; Yadav, Ashish; Praveen, Kavita; Jones, Marcus; Salerno, William J.; Chung, Wendy K.; Surakka, Ida; Willer, Cristen J.; Hveem, Kristian; Leader, Joseph B.; Carey, David J.; Ledbetter, David H.; Cardon, Lon; Yancopoulos, George D.; Economides, Aris; Coppola, Giovanni; Shuldiner, Alan R.; Balasubramanian, Suganthi; Cantor, Michael; Nelson, Matthew R.; Whittaker, John; Reid, Jeffrey G.; Marchini, Jonathan; Overton, John D.; Scott, Robert A.; Abecasis, Gonçalo R.; Yerges-Armstrong, Laura M.; Baras, Aris. (2020) Exome sequencing and characterization of 49,960 individuals in the UK Biobank. Nature. vol. 586 (7831).
  • Zhou, Wei; Brumpton, Ben Michael; Kabil, Omer; Gudmundsson, Julius; Thorleifsson, Gudmar; Weinstock, Joshua; Zawistowski, Matthew; Nielsen, Jonas Bille; Chaker, Layal; Medici, Marco; Teumer, Alexander; Naitza, Silvia; Sanna, Serena; Schultheiss, Ulla T.; Cappola, Anne R.; Karjalainen, Juha; Kurki, Mitja I.; Oneka, Morgan; Taylor, Peter; Fritsche, Lars; Graham, Sarah E.; Wolford, Brooke N.; Overton, William; Rasheed, Humaira; Bordal, Eirin Haug; Gabrielsen, Maiken Elvestad; Skogholt, Anne Heidi; Surakka, Ida; Davey Smith, George; Pandit, Anita; Roychowdhury, Tanmoy; Hornsby, Whitney; Jonasson, Jon G.; Senter, Leigha; Liyanarachchi, Sandya; Ringel, Matthew D.; Xu, Li; Kiemeney, Lambertus A.; He, Huiling; Netea-Maier, Romana; Mayordomo, Jose; Plantinga, Theo S.; Hrafnkelsson, Jon; Hjartarson, Hannes; Sturgis, Erich M.; Palotie, Aarno; Daly, Mark J.; Citterio, Cintia E.; Arvan, Peter; Brummett, Chad M.; Boehnke, Michael; de la Chapelle, Albert; Stefansson, Kari; Hveem, Kristian; Willer, Cristen J.; Åsvold, Bjørn Olav. (2020) GWAS of thyroid stimulating hormone highlights pleiotropic effects and inverse association with thyroid cancer. Nature Communications. vol. 11:3981.