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Laboratory-developed test for detection of acute Clostridium difficile infections with the capacity for quantitative sample normalization.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2019 Oct 10;95(2):113-118. Epub 2019 May 10.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Jewish General Hospital, Quebec, Canada; McGill University, Faculty of Medicine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2019.04.017DOI Listing
October 2019

Effect of age at puberty on risk of multiple sclerosis: A mendelian randomization study.

Neurology 2019 Apr 20;92(16):e1803-e1810. Epub 2019 Mar 20.

From the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery (A.H.), Department of Human Genetics (J.A.M., V.F., J.B.R.), Department of Medicine (J.B.R.), and Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health (J.B.R.), McGill University; Centre for Clinical Epidemiology (A.H., J.A.M., V.F., J.B.R.), Department of Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit (R.M., G.D.S.), School of Social and Community Medicine, and Population Health Sciences (R.M., G.D.S., S.J.S.), Bristol Medical School, University of Bristol; Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, University of Cambridge; and Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology (J.B.R.), King's College London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000007325DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6550505PMC
April 2019

Genome-wide association study of extreme high bone mass: Contribution of common genetic variation to extreme BMD phenotypes and potential novel BMD-associated genes.

Bone 2018 09 5;114:62-71. Epub 2018 Jun 5.

Translational Genomics Group, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology at Translational Research Institute, 37 Kent Street, Woolloongabba 4102, QLD, Australia; Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S87563282183022
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bone.2018.06.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6086337PMC
September 2018

Life-Course Genome-wide Association Study Meta-analysis of Total Body BMD and Assessment of Age-Specific Effects.

Am J Hum Genet 2018 01;102(1):88-102

Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus MC, 3000 CA Rotterdam, the Netherlands; The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus MC, 3000 CA Rotterdam, the Netherlands; Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus MC, 3000 CA Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajhg.2017.12.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5777980PMC
January 2018

Large differences in adiponectin levels have no clear effect on multiple sclerosis risk: A Mendelian randomization study.

Mult Scler 2017 Oct 7;23(11):1461-1468. Epub 2016 Dec 7.

Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, Montréal, QC, Canada/Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada/Department of Human Genetics, McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada/Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada/Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King's College London, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1352458516681196DOI Listing
October 2017

Low-Frequency Synonymous Coding Variation in CYP2R1 Has Large Effects on Vitamin D Levels and Risk of Multiple Sclerosis.

Am J Hum Genet 2017 Aug 27;101(2):227-238. Epub 2017 Jul 27.

Department of Human Genetics, McGill University, Montreal, QC H3A 1B1, Canada; Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, QC H3T 1E2, Canada; Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King's College London, London WC2R 2LS, UK; Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, QC H3G 1Y6, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajhg.2017.06.014DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5544392PMC
August 2017

A Mendelian Randomization Study of the Effect of Type-2 Diabetes and Glycemic Traits on Bone Mineral Density.

J Bone Miner Res 2017 May 12;32(5):1072-1081. Epub 2017 Jan 12.

Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbmr.3063DOI Listing
May 2017

Effect of Fixed-Bolus (5,000 Units) Unfractionated Heparin Before Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention on Activated Clotting Time, Time Flow, and All-Cause Mortality.

Am J Cardiol 2017 Jan 7;119(2):178-185. Epub 2016 Oct 7.

Center for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Québec, Canada; Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Québec, Canada; Division of Cardiology, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Québec, Canada; Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Québec, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2016.09.039DOI Listing
January 2017

Genetically decreased vitamin D and risk of Alzheimer disease.

Neurology 2016 Dec 16;87(24):2567-2574. Epub 2016 Nov 16.

From the Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health (L.E.M., J.B.R.), Centre for Clinical Epidemiology (L.E.M., S.R., J.A.M., D.M., V.F., J.B.R.), Department of Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, Department of Human Genetics (J.A.M., J.B.R.), and Department of Medicine (D.M., J.B.R.), McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; and Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology (J.B.R.), King's College London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000003430DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5207000PMC
December 2016

A method for analyzing multiple continuous phenotypes in rare variant association studies allowing for flexible correlations in variant effects.

Eur J Hum Genet 2016 08 10;24(9):1344-51. Epub 2016 Feb 10.

Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ejhg.2016.8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4989219PMC
August 2016

Software Application Profiles: useful and novel software for epidemiological data analysis.

Int J Epidemiol 2016 04 12;45(2):309-10. Epub 2016 Apr 12.

Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada and Departments of Medicine, Human Genetics, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyw064DOI Listing
April 2016

Whole-genome sequencing identifies EN1 as a determinant of bone density and fracture.

Authors:
Hou-Feng Zheng Vincenzo Forgetta Yi-Hsiang Hsu Karol Estrada Alberto Rosello-Diez Paul J Leo Chitra L Dahia Kyung Hyun Park-Min Jonathan H Tobias Charles Kooperberg Aaron Kleinman Unnur Styrkarsdottir Ching-Ti Liu Charlotta Uggla Daniel S Evans Carrie M Nielson Klaudia Walter Ulrika Pettersson-Kymmer Shane McCarthy Joel Eriksson Tony Kwan Mila Jhamai Katerina Trajanoska Yasin Memari Josine Min Jie Huang Petr Danecek Beth Wilmot Rui Li Wen-Chi Chou Lauren E Mokry Alireza Moayyeri Melina Claussnitzer Chia-Ho Cheng Warren Cheung Carolina Medina-Gómez Bing Ge Shu-Huang Chen Kwangbom Choi Ling Oei James Fraser Robert Kraaij Matthew A Hibbs Celia L Gregson Denis Paquette Albert Hofman Carl Wibom Gregory J Tranah Mhairi Marshall Brooke B Gardiner Katie Cremin Paul Auer Li Hsu Sue Ring Joyce Y Tung Gudmar Thorleifsson Anke W Enneman Natasja M van Schoor Lisette C P G M de Groot Nathalie van der Velde Beatrice Melin John P Kemp Claus Christiansen Adrian Sayers Yanhua Zhou Sophie Calderari Jeroen van Rooij Chris Carlson Ulrike Peters Soizik Berlivet Josée Dostie Andre G Uitterlinden Stephen R Williams Charles Farber Daniel Grinberg Andrea Z LaCroix Jeff Haessler Daniel I Chasman Franco Giulianini Lynda M Rose Paul M Ridker John A Eisman Tuan V Nguyen Jacqueline R Center Xavier Nogues Natalia Garcia-Giralt Lenore L Launer Vilmunder Gudnason Dan Mellström Liesbeth Vandenput Najaf Amin Cornelia M van Duijn Magnus K Karlsson Östen Ljunggren Olle Svensson Göran Hallmans François Rousseau Sylvie Giroux Johanne Bussière Pascal P Arp Fjorda Koromani Richard L Prince Joshua R Lewis Bente L Langdahl A Pernille Hermann Jens-Erik B Jensen Stephen Kaptoge Kay-Tee Khaw Jonathan Reeve Melissa M Formosa Angela Xuereb-Anastasi Kristina Åkesson Fiona E McGuigan Gaurav Garg Jose M Olmos Maria T Zarrabeitia Jose A Riancho Stuart H Ralston Nerea Alonso Xi Jiang David Goltzman Tomi Pastinen Elin Grundberg Dominique Gauguier Eric S Orwoll David Karasik George Davey-Smith Albert V Smith Kristin Siggeirsdottir Tamara B Harris M Carola Zillikens Joyce B J van Meurs Unnur Thorsteinsdottir Matthew T Maurano Nicholas J Timpson Nicole Soranzo Richard Durbin Scott G Wilson Evangelia E Ntzani Matthew A Brown Kari Stefansson David A Hinds Tim Spector L Adrienne Cupples Claes Ohlsson Celia M T Greenwood Rebecca D Jackson David W Rowe Cynthia A Loomis David M Evans Cheryl L Ackert-Bicknell Alexandra L Joyner Emma L Duncan Douglas P Kiel Fernando Rivadeneira J Brent Richards

Nature 2015 Oct 14;526(7571):112-7. Epub 2015 Sep 14.

Departments of Medicine, Human Genetics, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montréal H3A 1A2, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature14878DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4755714PMC
October 2015

Assay for estimating total bacterial load: relative qPCR normalisation of bacterial load with associated clinical implications.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2015 Sep 2;83(1):1-6. Epub 2015 May 2.

Medical Faculty, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; SMBD-Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2015.04.005DOI Listing
September 2015

Vitamin D and Risk of Multiple Sclerosis: A Mendelian Randomization Study.

PLoS Med 2015 Aug 25;12(8):e1001866. Epub 2015 Aug 25.

Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Department of Human Genetics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King's College London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1001866DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4549308PMC
August 2015

A Mendelian randomization study of the effect of type-2 diabetes on coronary heart disease.

Nat Commun 2015 May 28;6:7060. Epub 2015 May 28.

1] Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3A 0G4, Canada [2] Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3A 0G4, Canada [3] Department of Human Genetics, McGill University, Montréal, Québec H3A 0G4, Canada [4] Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King's College London, London SE1 7EH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms8060DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4458864PMC
May 2015

Mendelian randomisation applied to drug development in cardiovascular disease: a review.

J Med Genet 2015 Feb 16;52(2):71-9. Epub 2014 Dec 16.

Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Canada Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada Department of Twin Research, King's College London, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jmedgenet-2014-102438DOI Listing
February 2015

Pathway analysis for genetic association studies: to do, or not to do? That is the question.

BMC Proc 2014 17;8(Suppl 1 Genetic Analysis Workshop 18Vanessa Olmo):S103. Epub 2014 Jun 17.

Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1020 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A2, Canada ; Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Côte Ste. Catherine, Montreal, QC, H3T 1E2, Canada ; Department of Oncology, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1753-6561-8-S1-S103DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4144468PMC
December 2014

Duplex PCR methods for the molecular detection of Escherichia fergusonii isolates from broiler chickens.

Appl Environ Microbiol 2014 Mar 17;80(6):1941-8. Epub 2014 Jan 17.

Pacific Agri-Food Research Centre (PARC), Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), Agassiz, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.04169-13DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3957641PMC
March 2014