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Tuomo Rankinen, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department/Laboratory:
Human Genomics
Phone:
(225) 763-3168
Fax:
(225) 763-2525
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EDUCATION

Ph.D., University of Kuopio, Finland, 1996, Clinical Nutrition
M.Sc., University of Kuopio, Finland, 1991, Clinical Nutrition

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Dr. Rankinen’s areas of interest are genetic and molecular basis of human variation in responsiveness to exercise training.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Rankinen T, Rice T, Teran-Garcia M, Rao DC, Bouchard C. FTO genotype is associated with exercise-induced changes in body composition: the HERITAGE Family Study. Obesity 2010;18:322-326.

Mitchell JA, Church TS, Rankinen T, Earnest CP, Sui X, Blair SN. FTO Genotype and the Weight Loss Benefits of Moderate Intensity Exercise. Obesity 2010;18:641-3.

Ruchat SM, Rankinen T, Weisnagel SJ, Rice T, Rao DC, Bergman RN, Bouchard C, Perusse L. Improvements in glucose homeostasis in response to regular exercise are influenced by PPARG PRO12ALA variant: Results from the HERITAGE Family Study. Diabetologia 2010;53:679-689.

Ruchat SM, Vohl MC, Weisnagel SJ, Rankinen T, Bouchard C, Pérusse L. Combining genetic markers to clinical risk factors improves the risk assessment of impaired glucose metabolism. Ann Med 2010;42:196-206.

Rankinen T, Roth SM, Bray MS, Loos R, Pérusse L, Wolfarth B, Hagberg JM, Bouchard C. Advances in exercise, fitness and performance genomics. Med Sci Sports Exerc 2010;42:835-846.

Timmons JA, Knudsen S, Rankinen T, Koch LG, Sarzynski M, Jensen T, Keller P, Scheele C, Vollaard NBJ, Nielsen S, Åkerström T, MacDougald OA, Jansson E, Greenhaff PL, Tarnopolsky MA, van Loon LJC, Pedersen BK, Sundberg CJ, Wahlestedt C, Britton SL, Bouchard C. Using a molecular classifier to predict gains in maximal aerobic capacity following endurance exercise training in humans. J Appl Physiol 2010;108:1487-1496.

Döring F, Onur S, Fischer A, Boulay MR, Pérusse L, Rankinen T, Rauramaa R, Wolfarth B, Bouchard C. A common haplotype and the Pro582Ser polymorphism of the hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha (HIF1A) gene in elite endurance athletes. J Appl Physiol 2010;108:1497-1500.

Rankinen T, Argyropoulos G, Rice T, Rao DC, Bouchard C. CREB1 is a strong genetic predictor of the variation in exercise heart rate response to regular exercise: the HERITAGE Family Study. Circ Cardiovasc Genet 2010;3:294-299.

Naqvi A, Hoffman TA, Yamamori T, DeRicco J, Mattagajasingh I, Kumar A, Rankinen T, Ravussin E, Irani K. A single nucleotide variation in a p53 binding site affects nutrient-sensitive human SIRT1 expression. Hum Mol Genet 2010;19:4123-4133.

Sarzynski MA, Rankinen T, Sternfeld B, Grove ML, Fornage M, Jacobs DR, Sidney S, Bouchard C. Association of single nucleotide polymorphisms from 17 candidate genes with baseline symptom-limited exercise test duration and decrease in duration over 20 years: The CARDIA Fitness Study. Circ Cardiovasc Genet 2010;3:531-538

Döring F, Onur S, Geisen U, Boulay MR, Pérusse L, Rankinen T, Rauramaa R, Wolfarth B, Bouchard C. ACTN3 R577X and other polymorphisms are not associated with elite endurance athlete status in the Genathlete study. J Sports Sci 2010;28:1355-9

Keller P, Vollaard NBJ, Gustafsson T, Gallagher IJ, Sundberg CJ, Rankinen T, Britton SL, Bouchard C, Koch LG Timmons JA. A transcriptional map of the impact of endurance exercise training on skeletal muscle phenotype. J Appl Physiol 2011;110:46-59

Hagberg JM, Rankinen T, Loos R, Perusse L, Roth SM, Wolfarth B, Bouchard C. Advances in exercise, fitness and performance genomics in 2010. Med Sci Sports Exerc 2011;43:743-752.

Krishnapuram R, Dhurandhar EJ, Dubuisson O, Kirk-Ballard H, Bajpeyi S, Butte N, Sothern MS, Larsen-Meyer E, Chalew S, Bennett B, Gupta AK, Greenway FL, Johnson W, Brashear M, Reinhart G, Rankinen T, Bouchard C, Cefalu WT, Ye J, Javier R, Zuberi A, Dhurandhar NV. Template to Improve Glycemic Control without Reducing Adiposity or Dietary Fat. Am J Physiol Endo Metab 2011;300:E779-89

Bouchard C, Sarzynski MA, Rice T, Kraus W, Church T, Sung YJ, Rao DC, Rankinen T. Genomic predictors of maximal O2 uptake response to standardized exercise training programs. J Appl Physiol 2011;110:1160-1170.

Sarzynski MA, Jacobson P, Rankinen T, Carlsson B, Sjöström L, Bouchard C, Carlsson LMS. Associations between markers in 11 obesity candidate genes with maximal weight loss and weight regain in the SOS bariatric surgery cases. Int J Obes 2011;35:676-683.

Sarzynski MA, Jacobson P, Rankinen T, Carlsson B, Sjöström L, Carlsson LMS, Bouchard C. Association of GWAS-based candidate genes with HDL-cholesterol levels before and after bariatric surgery in the Swedish Obese Subjects study. J Clin Endocrinol Metabol 2011;96:E963.

Sarzynski MA, Rankinen T, Sternfeld B, Fornage M, Sidney S, Bouchard C. SNP-by-fitness and SNP-by-BMI interactions from seven candidate genes and incident hypertension after 20 years of follow-up: The CARDIA Fitness Study. J Hum Hypertens 2011;25:509-518.

Rankinen T, Bouchard C. Genomic predictors of exercise training response. Curr Cardiovasc Risk Report 2011;5:368-372.

Kennedy BM, Harsha DW, Bookman EB, Hill YR, Rankinen T, Rodarte RQ, Murla CD. Challenges to Recruitment and Retention of African Americans in the Gene-Environment Trial of Response to Dietary Interventions (GET-READI) for Heart Health. Health Educ Res 2011;26:923-36.

Döring F, Onur S, Kürbitz C, Boulay MR, Pérusse L, Rankinen T, Rauramaa R, Wolfarth B, Bouchard C. Single nucleotide polymorphisms in the myostatin (MSTN) and muscle creatine kinase (CKM) genes are not associated with elite endurance performance. Scan J Med Sci Sports 2011;21:841-5

Sung YJ, Wang L, Rankinen T, Bouchard C, Rao DC. Performance of genotype imputations using data from the 1000 genomes project. Human Heredity 2012;73:18-25.

Rankinen T, Sung YJ, Sarzynski M, Rao DC, Bouchard C. The heritability of submaximal exercise heart rate response to exercise training is accounted for by nine SNPs. J Appl Physiol 2012;112:892-897.

Roth SM, Rankinen T, Hagberg JM, Loos RJF, Pérusse L, Sarzynski MA, Wolfarth B, Bouchard C. Advances in Exercise, Fitness, and Performance Genomics in 2011. Med Sci Sports Exerc 2012;44:809-17.

Swift DL, Earnest CP, Katzmarzyk PT, Rankinen T, Blair SN, Church TS. The effect of different doses of aerobic exercise training on exercise blood pressure in overweight and obese postmenopausal women. Menopause 2012;19:503-9.

Bouchard C, Blair SN, Church TS, Earnest CP, Hagberg JM, Häkkinen K, Jenkins NT, Karavirta L, Kraus WE, Leon AS, Rao DC, Sarzynski MA, Skinner JS, Slentz CA, Rankinen T. Adverse metabolic response to regular exercise: Is it a rare or common occurrence? PLoS One 2012;7(5): e37887

Rankinen T, Bouchard C. Gene-exercise interactions. Prog Mol Biol Transl Sci 2012;108:447-460.

Rice TK, Sarzynski MA, Sung YJ, Argyropoulos G, Stütz AM, Teran-Garcia M, Rao DC, Bouchard C, Rankinen T. Fine mapping of a QTL on chromosome 13 for submaximal exercise capacity training response: the HERITAGE Family Study. Eur J Appl Physiol 2012;112:2969-2978.

Sarzynski MA, Jacobson P, Rankinen T, Carlsson B, Sjöström L, Bouchard C, Carlsson LMS. Changes in uric acid levels following bariatric surgery are not associated with SLC2A9 variants in the Swedish Obese Subjects study. PLoS One 2012;7:e51658.

Phillips BE, Williams JP, Gustafsson T, Bouchard C, Rankinen T, Knudsen S, Smith K, Timmons JA, Atherton PJ. Molecular networks of human muscle adaptation to exercise and age. PLoS Genetics 2013;9:e1003389.

Hoed M den, Eijgelsheim M, Esko T, Evans DM, Nolte IM, Segrè AV, Holm H, Handsaker RE, Westra H-J, Johnson T, Isaacs A, Kim YJ, Go MJ, Almgren P, Bochud M, Boucher G, Cornelis MC, Gudbjartsson D, Hadley D, Harst P van der, Hayward C, Heijer M den, Igl W, Jackson AU, Kutalik Z, Luan J, Kemp JP, Kristiansson K, Ladenvall C, Lorentzon M, Montasser ME, Njajou OT, O’Reilly PF, Padmanabhan S, St Pourcain B, Rankinen T, Salo P, Tanaka T, Timpson NJ, Vitart V, Waite L, Wheeler W, Zhao JH, Zhang W, Draisma HHM, Feitosa MF, Kerr KF, Lind PA, Mihailov E, Onland-Moret NC, Song C, Weedon MN, Xie W, Yengo L, Absher D, Alonso A, Arking DE, Bakker PIW de, Balkau B, Barlassina C, Benaglio P, Bis JC, Bouatia-Naji N, Brage S, Chanock SJ, Chines PS, Dina C, Dörr M, Elliott P, Felix SB, Fischer K, Fuchsberger C, Geus E de, Goyette P, Gudnason V, Harris TB, Hartikainen A-L, Havulinna A, Heckbert SR, Hicks AA, Holewijn S, Hottenga JJ, Jensen MK, Johansson Å, Junttila J, Kääb S, Ketkar S, Khaw KT, Knowles JW, Kooner AS, Kors JA, Krjutškov K, Kumari M, Laiho P, Lakatta EG, Leusink M, Liu Y, Luben RN, Markus MRP, Marques-Vidal P, Mateo Leach I, McArdle WL, McCarroll SA, Medland SE, Miller KA, Montgomery GW, Morrison AC, M?ller-Nurasyid M, Navarro P, Nelis M, O’Connell J, O’Donnell C, Ong KK, Newman AB, Peters A, Polasek O, Pouta A, Pramstaller PP, Psaty BM, Rao DC, Ring SM, Rudan D, Sanna S, Scott RA, Sehmi JS, Sharp S, Singleton AB, Smith AV, Soranzo N, Spector TD, Stewart C, Stricker B, Stringham HM, Tarasov KV, Uitterlinden AG, Vandenput L, Hwang SJ, Whitfield JB, Wijmenga C, Wild SH, Willemsen G, Wilson JF, Witteman JCM, Wong A, Wong Q, Jamshidi Y, Zitting P, Boer JMA, Boomsma DI, Borecki IM, Duijn CM van , Ekelund U, Forouhi NG, Froguel P, Hingorani A, Ingelsson E, Kivimaki M, Kronmal RA, Kuh D, Lind L, Martin NG, Oostra BA, Pedersen NL, Quertermous T, Rotter JI, Schouw YT van der, Verschuren WMM, Walker M, Albanes D, Arnar DO, Assimes TL, Bandinelli S, Boehnke M, Boer RA de, Bouchard C, Caulfield M, Chambers JC, Curhan G, Cusi D, Eriksson J, Ferrucci L, Gilst WH van, Glorioso N, Graaf J de, Groop L, Gyllensten U, Hsueh WC, Hu FB, Huikuri HV, Hunter DJ, Iribarren C, Ismaa B, Jarvelin MR, Jula A, Kähönen M, Kiemeney LA, Klauw MM van der, Kooner JS, Kraft P, Iacoviello L, Lehtimäki T, Lokki MLL, Mitchell BD, Navis G, Nieminen MS, Ohlsson C, Poulter NR, Qi L, Raitakari OT, Rimm EB, Rioux JD, Rizzi F, Rudan I, Salomaa V, Sever PS, Shields DC, Shuldiner AR, Sinisalo J, Stanton AV, Stolk RP, Strachan DP, Tardif JC, Thorsteinsdottir U, Tuomilehto J, Veldhuisen DJ van, Virtamo J, Viikari J, Vollenweider P, Waeber G, Widen E, Franke L, Global BPgen consortium, CARDIoGRAM consortium, Erdmann J, Thompson JR, PR GWAS consortium, Pfeufer A, QRS GWAS consortium, Sotoodehnia N, QT-IGC consortium, Newton-Cheh C, Cho YS, Hofman A, Metspalu A, Perola M, Beckmann JS, Davey-Smith G, Stefansson K, Wareham NJ, Munroe P, Snieder H, Samani NJ, Loos RJF. Identification of heart rate-associated loci and their effects on cardiac conduction and rhythm disorders. Nature Genetics 2013;45:621-31.

Pérusse L, Rankinen T, Hagberg JH, Loos RJF, Roth SM, Sarzynski MA, Wolfarth B, Bouchard C. Advances in Exercise, Fitness, and Performance Genomics in 2012. Med Sci Sports Exerc 2013;45:824-31.

Sarzynski MA, Rankinen T, Earnest C, Leon AS, Rao DC, Skinner JM, Bouchard C. Measured maximal heart rates compared to commonly used age-based prediction equations in the HERITAGE Family Study. Am J Hum Biol 2013;25:695-701.

Ghosh S, Vivar JC, Sarzynski MA, Sung YJ, Timmons JA, Bouchard C, Rankinen T. Integrative Pathway Analysis of a Genome-Wide Association Study of VO2max Response to Exercise Training. J Appl Physiol 2013;115:1343-59.

Roberts LD, Boström P, O’Sullivan JF, Schinzel RT, Lewis GD, Dejam A, Lee Y-K, Palma MJ, Calhoun S, Georgiadi A, Chen M-H, Ramachandran VS, Larson MG, Bouchard C, Rankinen T, Souza AL, Clish CB, Wang TJ, Estall JL, Soukas AA, Cowan CA, Spiegelman BM, Gerszten RE. Beta-Aminoisobutyric acid induces browning of white fat and hepatic beta-oxidation and is inversely correlated with cardiometabolic risk factors. Cell Metabolism 2014;19:96-108

Wolfarth B, Rankinen T, Hagberg JM, Loos RJF, Perusse L, Roth SM, Sarzynski MA, Bouchard C. Advances in exercise, fitness, and performance genomics in 2013. Med Sci Sports Exerc 2014;46:851-9.

Sung YJ, Schwander K, Arnett DK, Kardia SLR, Rankinen T, Bouchard C, Boerwinkle E, Hunt SC, Rao DC. An empirical comparison of meta-analysis and mega-analysis of individual participant data for identifying gene-environment interactions. Genet Epidemiol 2014;38:369-378

Hanin G, Shenhar-Tsarfaty S, Yayon N, Yau YH, Bennett ER, Sklan EH, Rao DC, Rankinen T, Bouchard C, Geifman-Shochat S, Shifman S, Greenberg DS, Soreq H. Competing targets of microRNA-608 affect anxiety and hypertension. Hum Mol Genet 2014;23:4569-80.

Wood AR, Esko T, Yang J, Vedantam S, Pers TH, Gustafsson S, Chu AY, Estrada K, Luan J, Kutalik Z, Amin N, Buchkovich ML, Croteau-Chonka DC, Day FR, Duan Y, Fall T, Fehrmann R, Ferreira T, Jackson AU, Karjalainen J, Lo KS, Locke AE, Mägi R, Mihailov E, Porcu E, Randall JC, Scherag A, Vinkhuyzen AA, Westra HJ, Winkler TW, Workalemahu T, Zhao JH, Absher D, Albrecht E, Anderson D, Baron J, Beekman M, Demirkan A, Ehret GB, Feenstra B, Feitosa MF, Fischer K, Fraser RM, Goel A, Gong J, Justice AE, Kanoni S, Kleber ME, Kristiansson K, Lim U, Lotay V, Lui JC, Mangino M, Leach IM, Medina-Gomez C, Nalls MA, Nyholt DR, Palmer CD, Pasko D, Pechlivanis S, Prokopenko I, Ried JS, Ripke S, Shungin D, Stancáková A, Strawbridge RJ, Sung YJ, Tanaka T, Teumer A, Trompet S, van der Laan SW, van Setten J, Van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV, Wang Z, Yengo L, Zhang W, Afzal U, Arnlöv J, Arscott GM, Bandinelli S, Barrett A, Bellis C, Bennett AJ, Berne C, Blüher M, Bolton JL, Böttcher Y, Boyd HA, Bruinenberg M, Buckley BM, Buyske S, Caspersen IH, Chines PS, Clarke R, Claudi-Boehm S, Cooper M, Daw EW, De Jong PA, Deelen J, Delgado G, Denny JC, Dhonukshe-Rutten R, Dimitriou M, Doney AS, Dörr M, Eklund N, Eury E, Folkersen L, Garcia ME, Geller F, Giedraitis V, Go AS, Grallert H, Grammer TB, Gräßler J, Grönberg H, de Groot LC, Groves CJ, Haessler J, Hall P, Haller T, Hallmans G, Hannemann A, Hartman CA, Hassinen M, Hayward C, Heard-Costa NL, Helmer Q, Hemani G, Henders AK, Hillege HL, Hlatky MA, Hoffmann W, Hoffmann P, Holmen O, Houwing-Duistermaat JJ, Illig T, Isaacs A, James AL, Jeff J, Johansen B, Johansson A, Jolley J, Juliusdottir T, Junttila J, Kho AN, Kinnunen L, Klopp N, Kocher T, Kratzer W, Lichtner P, Lind L, Lindström J, Lobbens S, Lorentzon M, Lu Y, Lyssenko V, Magnusson PK, Mahajan A, Maillard M, McArdle WL, McKenzie CA, McLachlan S, McLaren PJ, Menni C, Merger S, Milani L, Moayyeri A, Monda KL, Morken MA, Müller G, Müller-Nurasyid M, Musk AW, Narisu N, Nauck M, Nolte IM, Nöthen MM, Oozageer L, Pilz S, Rayner NW, Renstrom F, Robertson NR, Rose LM, Roussel R, Sanna S, Scharnagl H, Scholtens S, Schumacher FR, Schunkert H, Scott RA, Sehmi J, Seufferlein T, Shi J, Silventoinen K, Smit JH, Smith AV, Smolonska J, Stanton AV, Stirrups K, Stott DJ, Stringham HM, Sundström J, Swertz MA, Syvänen AC, Tayo BO, Thorleifsson G, Tyrer JP, van Dijk S, van Schoor NM, van der Velde N, van Heemst D, van Oort FV, Vermeulen SH, Verweij N, Vonk JM, Waite LL, Waldenberger M, Wennauer R, Wilkens LR, Willenborg C, Wilsgaard T, Wojczynski MK, Wong A, Wright AF, Zhang Q, Arveiler D, Bakker SJ, Beilby J, Bergman RN, Bergmann S, Biffar R, Blangero J, Boomsma DI, Bornstein SR, Bovet P, Brambilla P, Brown MJ, Campbell H, Caulfield MJ, Chakravarti A, Collins R, Collins FS, Crawford DC, Cupples LA, Danesh J, de Faire U, den Ruijter HM, Erbel R, Erdmann J, Eriksson JG, Farrall M, Ferrannini E, Ferrières J, Ford I, Forouhi NG, Forrester T, Gansevoort RT, Gejman PV, Gieger C, Golay A, Gottesman O, Gudnason V, Gyllensten U, Haas DW, Hall AS, Harris TB, Hattersley AT, Heath AC, Hengstenberg C, Hicks AA, Hindorff LA, Hingorani AD, Hofman A, Hovingh GK, Humphries SE, Hunt SC, Hypponen E, Jacobs KB, Jarvelin MR, Jousilahti P, Jula AM, Kaprio J, Kastelein JJ, Kayser M, Kee F, Keinanen-Kiukaanniemi SM, Kiemeney LA, Kooner JS, Kooperberg C, Koskinen S, Kovacs P, Kraja AT, Kumari M, Kuusisto J, Lakka TA, Langenberg C, Le Marchand L, Lehtimäki T, Lupoli S, Madden PA, Männistö S, Manunta P, Marette A, Matise TC, McKnight B, Meitinger T, Moll FL, Montgomery GW, Morris AD, Morris AP, Murray JC, Nelis M, Ohlsson C, Oldehinkel AJ, Ong KK, Ouwehand WH, Pasterkamp G, Peters A, Pramstaller PP, Price JF, Qi L, Raitakari OT, Rankinen T, Rao DC, Rice TK, Ritchie M, Rudan I, Salomaa V, Samani NJ, Saramies J, Sarzynski MA, Schwarz PE, Sebert S, Sever P, Shuldiner AR, Sinisalo J, Steinthorsdottir V, Stolk RP, Tardif JC, Tönjes A, Tremblay A, Tremoli E, Virtamo J, Vohl MC; The Electronic Medical Records and Genomics (eMERGE) Consortium; The MIGen Consortium; The PAGE Consortium; The LifeLines Cohort Study, Amouyel P, Asselbergs FW, Assimes TL, Bochud M, Boehm BO, Boerwinkle E, Bottinger EP, Bouchard C, Cauchi S, Chambers JC, Chanock SJ, Cooper RS, de Bakker PI, Dedoussis G, Ferrucci L, Franks PW, Froguel P, Groop LC, Haiman CA, Hamsten A, Hayes MG, Hui J, Hunter DJ, Hveem K, Jukema JW, Kaplan RC, Kivimaki M, Kuh D, Laakso M, Liu Y, Martin NG, März W, Melbye M, Moebus S, Munroe PB, Njølstad I, Oostra BA, Palmer CN, Pedersen NL, Perola M, Pérusse L, Peters U, Powell JE, Power C, Quertermous T, Rauramaa R, Reinmaa E, Ridker PM, Rivadeneira F, Rotter JI, Saaristo TE, Saleheen D, Schlessinger D, Slagboom PE, Snieder H, Spector TD, Strauch K, Stumvoll M, Tuomilehto J, Uusitupa M, van der Harst P, Völzke H, Walker M, Wareham NJ, Watkins H, Wichmann HE, Wilson JF, Zanen P, Deloukas P, Heid IM, Lindgren CM, Mohlke KL, Speliotes EK, Thorsteinsdottir U, Barroso I, Fox CS, North KE, Strachan DP, Beckmann JS, Berndt SI, Boehnke M, Borecki IB, McCarthy MI, Metspalu A, Stefansson K, Uitterlinden AG, van Duijn CM, Franke L, Willer CJ, Price AL, Lettre G, Loos RJ, Weedon MN, Ingelsson E, O'Connell JR, Abecasis GR, Chasman DI, Goddard ME, Visscher PM, Hirschhorn JN, Frayling TM. Defining the role of common variation in the genomic and biological architecture of adult human height. Nature Genetics 2014;46:1173-1186.

Qi Q, Kilpeläinen TO, Downer MK, Tanaka T, Smith CE, Sluijs I, Sonestedt E, Chu AY, Renström F, Lin X, Angquist LH, Huang J, Liu Z, Li Y, Asif Ali M, Xu M, Ahluwalia TS, Boer JM, Chen P, Daimon M, Eriksson J, Perola M, Friedlander Y, Gao YT, Heppe DH, Holloway JW, Houston DK, Kanoni S, Kim YM, Laaksonen MA, Jääskeläinen T, Lee NR, Lehtimäki T, Lemaitre RN, Lu W, Luben RN, Manichaikul A, Männistö S, Marques-Vidal P, Monda KL, Ngwa JS, Perusse L, van Rooij FJ, Xiang YB, Wen W, Wojczynski MK, Zhu J, Borecki IB, Bouchard C, Cai Q, Cooper C, Dedoussis GV, Deloukas P, Ferrucci L, Forouhi NG, Hansen T, Christiansen L, Hofman A, Johansson I, Jørgensen T, Karasawa S, Khaw KT, Kim MK, Kristiansson K, Li H, Lin X, Liu Y, Lohman KK, Long J, Mikkilä V, Mozaffarian D, North K, Pedersen O, Raitakari O, Rissanen H, Tuomilehto J, van der Schouw YT, Uitterlinden AG, Carola Zillikens M, Franco OH, Shyong Tai E, Ou Shu X, Siscovick DS, Toft U, Monique Verschuren WM, Vollenweider P, Wareham NJ, Witteman JC, Zheng W, Ridker PM, Kang JH, Liang L, Jensen MK, Curhan GC, Pasquale LR, Hunter DJ, Mohlke KL, Uusitupa M, Adrienne Cupples L, Rankinen T, Orho-Melander M, Wang T, Chasman DI, Franks PW, Sørensen TI, Hu FB, Loos RJ, Nettleton JA, Qi L. FTO genetic variants, dietary intake and body mass index: insights from 177 330 individuals. Human Mol Genet 2014;23:6961-72.

Shungin D, Winkler TW, Croteau-Chonka DC, FerreiraT, Locke AE, Mägi R, Strawbridge RJ, Pers TH, Fischer K, Justice AE, WorkalemahuT, Wu JMW, Buchkovich ML, Heard-Costa NL, Roman TS, Drong AW, Song C, Gustafsson S, Day FR, Esko TS, Fall TS, Kutalik Z, Luan J, Randall JC, Scherag AW, Vedantam S, Wood AR, Chen J, Fehrmann R, Karjalainen J, Kahali B, Liu CT, Schmidt EM, Absher D, Amin N, Anderson D, Beekman M, Bragg-Gresham JL, Buyske S, Demirkan A, Ehret GB, Feitosa MF, Goel A, Jackson AU, Johnson T, Kleber ME, Kristiansson K, Mangino M, Mateo Leach I, Medina-Gomez C, Palmer CD, Pasko D, Pechlivanis S, Peters MJ, Prokopenko I, Stancáková A, Sung YJ, Tanaka T, Teumer A, van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV, Yengo L, Zhang W, Albrecht EM, Ärnlöv J, Arscott GM, Bandinelli S, Barrett A, Bellis C, Bennett AJ, Berne C, Blüher M, Böhringer S, Bonnet F, Böttcher YJ, Bruinenberg M, Carba DB, Caspersen IH, Clarke R, Daw EW, Deelen J, Deelman E, Delgado G, Doney ASF, Eklund N, Erdos MR, Estrada K, Eury E, 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