Pradeep Natarajan, M.D, MMSc

Pradeep Natarajan, M.D, MMSc
Massachusetts General Hospital,
Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT
Boston, MA, USA

Gina Peloso, Ph.D

Gina Peloso, Ph.D
Department of Biostatistics,
Boston University
Boston, MA, USA

Consortium Participants

European Metabochip Cohorts East Asian Metabochip Cohorts South Asian Metabochip Cohorts African Metabochip Cohorts European GWAS Cohorts

Data Downloads

When using downloaded data, please cite the corresponding paper:

Implicating genes, pleiotropy, and sexual dimorphism at blood lipid loci through multi-ancestry meta-analysis.

Kanoni et al.

Genome Biol. 23(1):268. (2022).
A multi-layer functional genomic analysis to understand noncoding genetic variation in lipids.

Ramdas et al.

Am J Hum Genet. 109(8):1366-1387 (2022).
Rare coding variants in 35 genes associate with circulating lipid levels-A multi-ancestry analysis of 170,000 exomes.

Hindy et al.

Am J Hum Genet. 109(1):81-96 (2022).
The power of genetic diversity in genome-wide association studies of lipids.

Graham et al.

Nature volume 600, pages 675–679 (2021).
Exome chip meta-analysis identifies novel loci and East Asian-specific coding variants that contribute to lipid levels and coronary artery disease.

Lu et al.

Nat Genet. 49(12):1722-1730. (2017).
Exome-wide association study of plasma lipids in >300,000 individuals.

Liu et al.

Nat Genet. 49(12):1758-1766 (2017).
Discovery and refinement of loci associated with lipid levels.

Global Lipids Genetics Consortium et al.

Nat Genet. 45, 1274-83 (2013).
Biological, clinical and population relevance of 95 loci for blood lipids.

Teslovich TM et al.

Nature 466, 707-13 (2010).
Common variants at 30 loci contribute to polygenic dyslipidemia.

Kathiresan S et al.

Nat Genet. 41, 56-65 (2009).
Newly identified loci that influence lipid concentrations and risk of coronary artery disease.

Willer CJ et al.

Nat Genet. 40, 161-9 (2008).
Six new loci associated with blood low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol or triglycerides in humans.

Kathiresan S et al.

Nat Genet. 40, 1 89-97 (2008).

Ongoing Projects

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