Edward Ruiz-Narvaez, ScD
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Epidemiology

ScD, Harvard School of Public Health
MS, Univ De Costa Rica

Center Faculty Member
Boston University School of Public Health
Department of Slone Epidemiology Center

Weight Gain, Type 2 Diabetes, and Factors that Affect Neuroendocrine Function
02/01/2016 - 01/31/2018 (PI)
NIH/National Inst on Minority Health and Health Disparities

Using functional genomics to inform gene environment interactions for colorectal cancer
09/23/2016 - 08/31/2017 (PI)
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center NIH NCI

Interaction Between Low Birthweight and Obesity- Associated Polymorphisms in Relation to Adult BMI in US
07/01/2011 - 06/30/2016 (PI)
American Heart Association - National Center

Weight gain, type 2 diabetes, and factors that affect neuroendocrine function
04/01/2012 - 01/31/2016 (PI)
NIH/National Inst on Minority Health and Health Disparities

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  1. Shields AE, Wise LA, Ruiz-Narvaez EA, Seddighzadeh B, Byun HM, Cozier YC, Rosenberg L, Palmer JR, Baccarelli AA. Childhood abuse, promoter methylation of leukocyte NR3C1 and the potential modifying effect of emotional support. Epigenomics. 2016 Nov; 8(11):1507-1517.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27620456.
  2. Zhang J, Yao S, Hu Q, Zhu Q, Liu S, Lunetta KL, Haddad SA, Yang N, Shen H, Hong CC, Sucheston-Campbell L, Ruiz-Narvaez EA, Bensen JT, Troester MA, Bandera EV, Rosenberg L, Haiman CA, Olshan AF, Palmer JR, Ambrosone CB. Genetic variations in the Hippo signaling pathway and breast cancer risk in African American women in the AMBER Consortium. Carcinogenesis. 2016 Oct; 37(10):951-956.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27485598; PMCID: PMC5035397; DOI: 10.1093/carcin/bgw077;.
  3. Zanetti KA, Wang Z, Aldrich M, Amos CI, Blot WJ, Bowman ED, Burdette L, Cai Q, Caporaso N, Chung CC, Gillanders EM, Haiman CA, Hansen HM, Henderson BE, Kolonel LN, Marchand LL, Li S, McNeill LH, Ryan BM, Schwartz AG, Sison JD, Spitz MR, Tucker M, Wenzlaff AS, Wiencke JK, Wilkens L, Wrensch MR, Wu X, Zheng W, Zhou W, Christiani D, Palmer JR, Penning TM, Rieber AG, Rosenberg L, Ruiz-Narvaez EA, Su L, Vachani A, Wei Y, Whitehead AS, Chanock SJ, Harris CC. Genome-wide association study confirms lung cancer susceptibility loci on chromosomes 5p15 and 15q25 in an African-American population. Lung Cancer. 2016 Aug; 98:33-42.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27393504; PMCID: PMC4939239; DOI: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2016.05.008;.
  4. Ruiz-Narváez EA, Haddad SA, Lunetta KL, Yao S, Bensen JT, Sucheston-Campbell LE, Hong CC, Haiman CA, Olshan AF, Ambrosone CB, Palmer JR. Gene-based analysis of the fibroblast growth factor receptor signaling pathway in relation to breast cancer in African American women: the AMBER consortium. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2016 Jan; 155(2):355-63.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26743380; PMCID: PMC4890604; DOI: 10.1007/s10549-015-3672-0;.
  5. Yao S, Haddad SA, Hu Q, Liu S, Lunetta KL, Ruiz-Narvaez EA, Hong CC, Zhu Q, Sucheston-Campbell L, Cheng TY, Bensen JT, Johnson CS, Trump DL, Haiman CA, Olshan AF, Palmer JR, Ambrosone CB. Genetic variations in vitamin D-related pathways and breast cancer risk in African American women in the AMBER consortium. Int J Cancer. 2016 May 1; 138(9):2118-26.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26650177; DOI: 10.1002/ijc.29954;.
  6. Ruiz-Narváez EA, Palmer JR, Gerlovin H, Wise LA, Vimalananda VG, Rosenzweig JL, Rosenberg L. Birth weight and risk of type 2 diabetes in the black women''s health study: does adult BMI play a mediating role? Diabetes Care. 2014 Sep; 37(9):2572-8.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25147255; PMCID: PMC4140161; DOI: 10.2337/dc14-0731;.
  7. Ruiz-Narváez EA. Hypothesis about alternative use of redundant regulatory elements was validated by recent results. Med Hypotheses. 2014 Oct; 83(4):513-4. PMID: 25182521; DOI: 10.1016/j.mehy.2014.08.015;.
  8. Ruiz-Narváez EA. Redundant enhancers and causal variants in the TCF7L2 gene. Eur J Hum Genet. 2014 Nov; 22(11):1243-6. PMID: 24518834; PMCID: PMC4200428; DOI: 10.1038/ejhg.2014.17;.
  9. Liu CT, Monda KL, Taylor KC, Lange L, Demerath EW, Palmas W, Wojczynski MK, Ellis JC, Vitolins MZ, Liu S, Papanicolaou GJ, Irvin MR, Xue L, Griffin PJ, Nalls MA, Adeyemo A, Liu J, Li G, Ruiz-Narvaez EA, Chen WM, Chen F, Henderson BE, Millikan RC, Ambrosone CB, Strom SS, Guo X, Andrews JS, Sun YV, Mosley TH, Yanek LR, Shriner D, Haritunians T, Rotter JI, Speliotes EK, Smith M, Rosenberg L, Mychaleckyj J, Nayak U, Spruill I, Garvey WT, Pettaway C, Nyante S, Bandera EV, Britton AF, Zonderman AB, Rasmussen-Torvik LJ, Chen YD, Ding J, Lohman K, Kritchevsky SB, Zhao W, Peyser PA, Kardia SL, Kabagambe E, Broeckel U, Chen G, Zhou J, Wassertheil-Smoller S, Neuhouser ML, Rampersaud E, Psaty B, Kooperberg C, Manson JE, Kuller LH, Ochs-Balcom HM, Johnson KC, Sucheston L, Ordovas JM, Palmer JR, Haiman CA, McKnight B, Howard BV, Becker DM, Bielak LF, Liu Y, Allison MA, Grant SF, Burke GL, Patel SR, Schreiner PJ, Borecki IB, Evans MK, Taylor H, Sale MM, Howard V, Carlson CS, Rotimi CN, Cushman M, Harris TB, Reiner AP, Cupples LA, North KE, Fox CS. Genome-wide association of body fat distribution in African ancestry populations suggests new loci. PLoS Genet. 2013; 9(8):e1003681.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23966867; PMCID: PMC3744443; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1003681;.
  10. Wise LA, Palmer JR, Ruiz-Narvaez E, Reich DE, Rosenberg L. Is the observed association between dairy intake and fibroids in African Americans explained by genetic ancestry? Am J Epidemiol. 2013 Oct 1; 178(7):1114-9.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23825169; PMCID: PMC3857926; DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwt091;.
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