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Brazel, David M., Jennifer A. Smith, Sharon L. R. Kardia, David Weir, Jessica Faul, Yu Jiang, Jordan M. Hughey, Valérie Turcot, et al. Forthcoming. "Exome chip meta-analysis fine maps causal variants and elucidates the genetic architecture of rare coding variants in smoking and alcohol use." Biological Psychiatry.
Thyagarajan, Bharat, Helene Barcelo, Eileen Crimmins, David Weir, Sharon Minnerath, Sithara Vivek, and Jessica Faul. Forthcoming. "Effect of delayed cell processing and cryopreservation on immunophenotyping in multicenter population studies." Journal of immunological methods.
Feitosa, Mary F., Jennifer A. Smith, Sharon L. R. Kardia, David Weir, Erin Bakshis Ware, Jessica Faul, Shiow-yun Lin, Aldi T. Kraja, et al. 2018. "Novel genetic associations for blood pressure identified via gene-alcohol interaction in up to 570K individuals across multiple ancestries." PLOS ONE, 13(6): e0198166.
Davies, Gail, Jennifer A. Smith, Sharon L. R. Kardia, David Weir, Erin Bakshis Ware, Jessica Faul, Max Lam, Sarah E. Harris, et al. 2018. "Study of 300,486 individuals identifies 148 independent genetic loci influencing general cognitive function." Nature Communications, 9(1): 2098.
Health and Retirement Study (HRS) Neuroimaging Pilot Study (Alzheimer's Association)
HRS Yrs 29-34 (NIA)
HRS Yrs 29-34 HCAP (NIA)