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Last Name

George T. O'Connor, MD

TitleProfessor
InstitutionBoston University School of Medicine
DepartmentMedicine
DivisionPulmonary, Allergy, Sleep & Critical Care Medicine
Address72 E. Concord St Housman (R)
Boston MA 02118
Phone(617) 638-4470
Other Positions
TitleActive Staff Privileges
InstitutionBoston Medical Center
DepartmentMedicine

InstitutionFramingham Heart Study

 Research Expertise & Professional Interests
Expertise includes: Epidemiology; Genetic epidemiology; Clinical trials; Asthma; COPD; Pulmonary function; Sleep apnea; Air pollution health effects.

 Self-Described Keywords
  • air pollution
  • Asthma
  • Clinical trials
  • COPD
  • Epidemiology
  • Genetic epidemiology
  • pulmonary function
  • sleep apnea
 Publications
Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
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  1. Gern JE, Calatroni A, Jaffee KF, Lynn H, Dresen A, Cruikshank WW, Lederman HM, Sampson HA, Shreffler W, Bacharier LB, Gergen PJ, Gold DR, Kattan M, O'Connor GT, Sandel MT, Wood RA, Bloomberg GR. Patterns of Immune Development in Urban Preschoolers with Recurrent Wheeze and/or Atopy. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Jan 13. PMID: 28089873.
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  2. Aschard H, Tobin MD, Hancock DB, Skurnik D, Sood A, James A, Vernon Smith A, Manichaikul AW, Campbell A, Prins BP, Hayward C, Loth DW, Porteous DJ, Strachan DP, Zeggini E, O'Connor GT, Brusselle GG, Boezen HM, Schulz H, Deary IJ, Hall IP, Rudan I, Kaprio J, Wilson JF, Wilk JB, Huffman JE, Hua Zhao J, de Jong K, Lyytikäinen LP, Wain LV, Jarvelin MR, Kähönen M, Fornage M, Polasek O, Cassano PA, Barr RG, Rawal R, Harris SE, Gharib SA, Enroth S, Heckbert SR, Lehtimäki T, Gyllensten U, Society Scientific Group U, Jackson VE, Gudnason V, Tang W, Dupuis J, Soler Artigas M, Joshi AD, London SJ, Kraft P. Evidence for large-scale gene-by-smoking interaction effects on pulmonary function. Int J Epidemiol. 2017 Jan 12. PMID: 28082375.
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  3. McDonald MN, Won S, Mattheisen M, Castaldi PJ, Cho MH, Rutten E, Hardin M, Yip WK, Rennard SI, Lomas DA, Wouters EF, Agusti A, Casaburi R, Lange CP, O'Connor G, Hersh CP, Silverman EK. Body mass index change in gastrointestinal cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is associated with Dedicator of Cytokinesis 1. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. 2017 Jan 02. PMID: 28044437.
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  4. Lu C, O'Connor GT, Dupuis J, Kolaczyk ED. Meta-Analysis for Penalized Regression Methods with Multi-Cohort Genome-Wide Association Studies. Hum Hered. 2016 Dec 22; 81(3):142-149. PMID: 28002817.
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  5. Araki T, Putman RK, Hatabu H, Gao W, Dupuis J, Latourelle JC, Nishino M, Zazueta OE, Kurugol S, Ross JC, San José Estépar R, Schwartz DA, Rosas IO, Washko GR, O'Connor GT, Hunninghake GM. Development and Progression of Interstitial Lung Abnormalities in the Framingham Heart Study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016 Dec 15; 194(12):1514-1522. PMID: 27314401.
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  6. Hardin M, Cho MH, Sharma SS, Glass K, Castaldi PJ, McDonald ML, Aschard H, Senter-Sylvia J, Tantisira K, Weiss ST, Hersh CP, Morrow JD, Lomas D, Agusti A, Bakke P, Gulsvik A, O'Connor GT, Dupuis J, Hokanson J, Crapo J, Beaty TH, Laird N, Silverman EK, DeMeo DL. Sex-based Genetic Association Study Identifies CELSR1 as a Possible COPD Risk Locus Among Women. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2016 Nov 17. PMID: 27854507.
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  7. Mirzakhani H, Litonjua AA, McElrath TF, O'Connor G, Lee-Parritz A, Iverson R, Macones G, Strunk RC, Bacharier LB, Zeiger R, Hollis BW, Handy DE, Sharma A, Laranjo N, Carey V, Qiu W, Santolini M, Liu S, Chhabra D, Enquobahrie DA, Williams MA, Loscalzo J, Weiss ST. Early pregnancy vitamin D status and risk of preeclampsia. J Clin Invest. 2016 Dec 01; 126(12):4702-4715. PMID: 27841759.
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  8. Huan T, Joehanes R, Schurmann C, Schramm K, Pilling LC, Peters MJ, Mägi R, DeMeo D, O'Connor GT, Ferrucci L, Teumer A, Homuth G, Biffar R, Völker U, Herder C, Waldenberger M, Peters A, Zeilinger S, Metspalu A, Hofman A, Uitterlinden AG, Hernandez DG, Singleton AB, Bandinelli S, Munson PJ, Lin H, Benjamin EJ, Esko T, Grabe HJ, Prokisch H, van Meurs JB, Melzer D, Levy D. A whole-blood transcriptome meta-analysis identifies gene expression signatures of cigarette smoking. Hum Mol Genet. 2016 Nov 01; 25(21):4611-4623. PMID: 28158590.
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  9. Yang IV, Pedersen BS, Liu AH, O'Connor GT, Pillai D, Kattan M, Misiak RT, Gruchalla R, Szefler SJ, Khurana Hershey GK, Kercsmar C, Richards A, Stevens AD, Kolakowski CA, Makhija M, Sorkness CA, Krouse RZ, Visness C, Davidson EJ, Hennessy CE, Martin RJ, Togias A, Busse WW, Schwartz DA. The nasal methylome and childhood atopic asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2016 Oct 13. PMID: 27745942.
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  10. Sordillo JE, Zhou Y, McGeachie MJ, Ziniti J, Lange N, Laranjo N, Savage JR, Carey V, O'Connor G, Sandel M, Strunk R, Bacharier L, Zeiger R, Weiss ST, Weinstock G, Gold DR, Litonjua AA. Factors influencing the infant gut microbiome at age 3-6 months: Findings from the ethnically diverse Vitamin D Antenatal Asthma Reduction Trial (VDAART). J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2016 Oct 13. PMID: 27746239.
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  11. Dinakar C, O'Connor GT. The Health Effects of Electronic Cigarettes. N Engl J Med. 2016 Oct 06; 375(14):1372-1381. PMID: 27705269.
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  12. Moses E, Wang T, Corbett S, Jackson GR, Drizik E, Perdomo C, Perdomo C, Kleerup E, Brooks D, O'Connor G, Dubinett S, Hayden P, Lenburg ME, Spira A. Molecular Impact of Electronic Cigarette Aerosol Exposure in Human Bronchial Epithelium. Toxicol Sci. 2017 Jan; 155(1):248-257. PMID: 27701119.
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  13. Zoratti EM, Krouse RZ, Babineau DC, Pongracic JA, O'Connor GT, Wood RA, Khurana Hershey GK, Kercsmar CM, Gruchalla RS, Kattan M, Teach SJ, Sigelman SM, Gergen PJ, Togias A, Visness CM, Busse WW, Liu AH. Asthma phenotypes in inner-city children. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2016 Oct; 138(4):1016-1029. PMID: 27720016.
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  14. Liu AH, Babineau DC, Krouse RZ, Zoratti EM, Pongracic JA, O'Connor GT, Wood RA, Khurana Hershey GK, Kercsmar CM, Gruchalla RS, Kattan M, Teach SJ, Makhija M, Pillai D, Lamm CI, Gern JE, Sigelman SM, Gergen PJ, Togias A, Visness CM, Busse WW. Pathways through which asthma risk factors contribute to asthma severity in inner-city children. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2016 Oct; 138(4):1042-1050. PMID: 27720018.
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  15. Joehanes R, Just AC, Marioni RE, Pilling LC, Reynolds LM, Mandaviya PR, Guan W, Xu T, Elks CE, Aslibekyan S, Moreno-Macias H, Smith JA, Brody JA, Dhingra R, Yousefi P, Pankow JS, Kunze S, Shah SH, McRae AF, Lohman K, Sha J, Absher DM, Ferrucci L, Zhao W, Demerath EW, Bressler J, Grove ML, Huan T, Liu C, Mendelson MM, Yao C, Kiel DP, Peters A, Wang-Sattler R, Visscher PM, Wray NR, Starr JM, Ding J, Rodriguez CJ, Wareham NJ, Irvin MR, Zhi D, Barrdahl M, Vineis P, Ambatipudi S, Uitterlinden AG, Hofman A, Schwartz J, Colicino E, Hou L, Vokonas PS, Hernandez DG, Singleton AB, Bandinelli S, Turner ST, Ware EB, Smith AK, Klengel T, Binder EB, Psaty BM, Taylor KD, Gharib SA, Swenson BR, Liang L, DeMeo DL, O'Connor GT, Herceg Z, Ressler KJ, Conneely KN, Sotoodehnia N, Kardia SL, Melzer D, Baccarelli AA, van Meurs JB, Romieu I, Arnett DK, Ong KK, Liu Y, Waldenberger M, Deary IJ, Fornage M, Levy D, London SJ. Epigenetic Signatures of Cigarette Smoking. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2016 Oct; 9(5):436-447. PMID: 27651444.
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  16. Huan T, Joehanes R, Schurmann C, Schramm K, Pilling LC, Peters MJ, Mägi R, DeMeo D, O'Connor GT, Ferrucci L, Teumer A, Homuth G, Biffar R, Völker U, Herder C, Waldenberger M, Peters A, Zeilinger S, Metspalu A, Hofman A, Uitterlinden AG, Hernandez DG, Singleton AB, Bandinelli S, Munson PJ, Lin H, Benjamin EJ, Esko T, Grabe HJ, Prokisch H, van Meurs JB, Melzer D, Levy D. A Whole-Blood Transcriptome Meta-Analysis Identifies Gene Expression Signatures of Cigarette Smoking. Hum Mol Genet. 2016 Aug 29. PMID: 27577875.
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  17. Ho JE, Gao W, Levy D, Santhanakrishnan R, Araki T, Rosas IO, Hatabu H, Latourelle JC, Nishino M, Dupuis J, Washko GR, O'Connor GT, Hunninghake GM. Galectin-3 Is Associated with Restrictive Lung Disease and Interstitial Lung Abnormalities. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016 Jul 01; 194(1):77-83. PMID: 26771117.
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  18. Lorbergs AL, O'Connor GT, Zhou Y, Travison TG, Kiel DP, Cupples LA, Rosen H, Samelson EJ. Severity of Kyphosis and Decline in Lung Function: The Framingham Study. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2016 Jun 23. PMID: 27341855.
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  19. Martinez FJ, O'Connor GT. Screening, Case-Finding, and Outcomes for Adults With Unrecognized COPD. JAMA. 2016 Apr 5; 315(13):1343-4. PMID: 27046363.
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  20. Yang IV, Pedersen BS, Liu AH, O'Connor GT, Teach SJ, Kattan M, Misiak RT, Gruchalla R, Steinbach SF, Szefler SJ, Gill MA, Calatroni A, David G, Hennessy CE, Davidson EJ, Gergen P, Togias A, Busse WW, Schwartz DA. DNA Methylation Changes in Nasal Epithelia Are Associated with Allergic Asthma in the Inner City. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2016 Mar; 13 Suppl 1:S99-S100. PMID: 27027970.
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  21. Kakumanu S, Jaffee K, Visness CM, Dresen A, Burger M, Witter FR, O'Connor GT, Cruikshank WW, Shreffler WG, Bacharier LB, Gern JE. The influence of atopy and asthma on immune responses in inner-city adults. Immun Inflamm Dis. 2016 Mar; 4(1):80-90. PMID: 27042305.
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  22. Putman RK, Hatabu H, Araki T, Gudmundsson G, Gao W, Nishino M, Okajima Y, Dupuis J, Latourelle JC, Cho MH, El-Chemaly S, Coxson HO, Celli BR, Fernandez IE, Zazueta OE, Ross JC, Harmouche R, Estépar RS, Diaz AA, Sigurdsson S, Gudmundsson EF, Eiríksdottír G, Aspelund T, Budoff MJ, Kinney GL, Hokanson JE, Williams MC, Murchison JT, MacNee W, Hoffmann U, O'Donnell CJ, Launer LJ, Harrris TB, Gudnason V, Silverman EK, O'Connor GT, Washko GR, Rosas IO, Hunninghake GM. Association Between Interstitial Lung Abnormalities and All-Cause Mortality. JAMA. 2016 Feb 16; 315(7):672-81. PMID: 26881370.
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  23. Litonjua AA, Carey VJ, Laranjo N, Harshfield BJ, McElrath TF, O'Connor GT, Sandel M, Iverson RE, Lee-Paritz A, Strunk RC, Bacharier LB, Macones GA, Zeiger RS, Schatz M, Hollis BW, Hornsby E, Hawrylowicz C, Wu AC, Weiss ST. Effect of Prenatal Supplementation With Vitamin D on Asthma or Recurrent Wheezing in Offspring by Age 3 Years: The VDAART Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2016 Jan 26; 315(4):362-70. PMID: 26813209.
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  24. Coogan PF, Castro-Webb N, Yu J, O'Connor GT, Palmer JR, Rosenberg L. Neighborhood and Individual Socioeconomic Status and Asthma Incidence in African American Women. Ethn Dis. 2016 Jan 21; 26(1):113-22. PMID: 26843804.
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  25. Araki T, Nishino M, Gao W, Dupuis J, Putman RK, Washko GR, Hunninghake GM, O'Connor GT, Hatabu H. Pulmonary cysts identified on chest CT: are they part of aging change or of clinical significance? Thorax. 2015 Dec; 70(12):1156-62. PMID: 26514407.
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  26. Kliment CR, Araki T, Doyle TJ, Gao W, Dupuis J, Latourelle JC, Zazueta OE, Fernandez IE, Nishino M, Okajima Y, Ross JC, Estépar RS, Diaz AA, Lederer DJ, Schwartz DA, Silverman EK, Rosas IO, Washko GR, O'Connor GT, Hatabu H, Hunninghake GM. A comparison of visual and quantitative methods to identify interstitial lung abnormalities. BMC Pulm Med. 2015; 15:134. PMID: 26514822.
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  27. Gharib SA, Loth DW, Soler Artigas M, Birkland TP, Wilk JB, Wain LV, Brody JA, Obeidat M, Hancock DB, Tang W, Rawal R, Boezen HM, Imboden M, Huffman JE, Lahousse L, Alves AC, Manichaikul A, Hui J, Morrison AC, Ramasamy A, Smith AV, Gudnason V, Surakka I, Vitart V, Evans DM, Strachan DP, Deary IJ, Hofman A, Gläser S, Wilson JF, North KE, Zhao JH, Heckbert SR, Jarvis DL, Probst-Hensch N, Schulz H, Barr RG, Jarvelin MR, O'Connor GT, Kähönen M, Cassano PA, Hysi PG, Dupuis J, Hayward C, Psaty BM, Hall IP, Parks WC, Tobin MD, London SJ. Integrative pathway genomics of lung function and airflow obstruction. Hum Mol Genet. 2015 Dec 1; 24(23):6836-48. PMID: 26395457.
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  28. Obeidat M, Hao K, Bossé Y, Nickle DC, Nie Y, Postma DS, Laviolette M, Sandford AJ, Daley DD, Hogg JC, Elliott WM, Fishbane N, Timens W, Hysi PG, Kaprio J, Wilson JF, Hui J, Rawal R, Schulz H, Stubbe B, Hayward C, Polasek O, Järvelin MR, Zhao JH, Jarvis D, Kähönen M, Franceschini N, North KE, Loth DW, Brusselle GG, Smith AV, Gudnason V, Bartz TM, Wilk JB, O'Connor GT, Cassano PA, Tang W, Wain LV, Soler Artigas M, Gharib SA, Strachan DP, Sin DD, Tobin MD, London SJ, Hall IP, Paré PD. Molecular mechanisms underlying variations in lung function: a systems genetics analysis. Lancet Respir Med. 2015 Oct; 3(10):782-95. PMID: 26404118.
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  29. Hansen JG, Gao W, Dupuis J, O'Connor GT, Tang W, Kowgier M, Sood A, Gharib SA, Palmer LJ, Fornage M, Heckbert SR, Psaty BM, Booth SL. Association of 25-Hydroxyvitamin D status and genetic variation in the vitamin D metabolic pathway with FEV1 in the Framingham Heart Study. Respir Res. 2015; 16:81. PMID: 26122139.
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  30. Joshi PK, Esko T, Mattsson H, Eklund N, Gandin I, Nutile T, Jackson AU, Schurmann C, Smith AV, Zhang W, Okada Y, Stancáková A, Faul JD, Zhao W, Bartz TM, Concas MP, Franceschini N, Enroth S, Vitart V, Trompet S, Guo X, Chasman DI, O'Connel JR, Corre T, Nongmaithem SS, Chen Y, Mangino M, Ruggiero D, Traglia M, Farmaki AE, Kacprowski T, Bjonnes A, van der Spek A, Wu Y, Giri AK, Yanek LR, Wang L, Hofer E, Rietveld CA, McLeod O, Cornelis MC, Pattaro C, Verweij N, Baumbach C, Abdellaoui A, Warren HR, Vuckovic D, Mei H, Bouchard C, Perry JR, Cappellani S, Mirza SS, Benton MC, Broeckel U, Medland SE, Lind PA, Malerba G, Drong A, Yengo L, Bielak LF, Zhi D, van der Most PJ, Shriner D, Mägi R, Hemani G, Karaderi T, Wang Z, Liu T, Demuth I, Zhao JH, Meng W, Lataniotis L, van der Laan SW, Bradfield JP, Wood AR, Bonnefond A, Ahluwalia TS, Hall LM, Salvi E, Yazar S, Carstensen L, de Haan HG, Abney M, Afzal U, Allison MA, Amin N, Asselbergs FW, Bakker SJ, Barr RG, Baumeister SE, Benjamin DJ, Bergmann S, Boerwinkle E, Bottinger EP, Campbell A, Chakravarti A, Chan Y, Chanock SJ, Chen C, Chen YD, Collins FS, Connell J, Correa A, Cupples LA, Smith GD, Davies G, Dörr M, Ehret G, Ellis SB, Feenstra B, Feitosa MF, Ford I, Fox CS, Frayling TM, Friedrich N, Geller F, Scotland G, Gillham-Nasenya I, Gottesman O, Graff M, Grodstein F, Gu C, Haley C, Hammond CJ, Harris SE, Harris TB, Hastie ND, Heard-Costa NL, Heikkilä K, Hocking LJ, Homuth G, Hottenga JJ, Huang J, Huffman JE, Hysi PG, Ikram MA, Ingelsson E, Joensuu A, Johansson Å, Jousilahti P, Jukema JW, Kähönen M, Kamatani Y, Kanoni S, Kerr SM, Khan NM, Koellinger P, Koistinen HA, Kooner MK, Kubo M, Kuusisto J, Lahti J, Launer LJ, Lea RA, Lehne B, Lehtimäki T, Liewald DC, Lind L, Loh M, Lokki ML, London SJ, Loomis SJ, Loukola A, Lu Y, Lumley T, Lundqvist A, Männistö S, Marques-Vidal P, Masciullo C, Matchan A, Mathias RA, Matsuda K, Meigs JB, Meisinger C, Meitinger T, Menni C, Mentch FD, Mihailov E, Milani L, Montasser ME, Montgomery GW, Morrison A, Myers RH, Nadukuru R, Navarro P, Nelis M, Nieminen MS, Nolte IM, O'Connor GT, Ogunniyi A, Padmanabhan S, Palmas WR, Pankow JS, Patarcic I, Pavani F, Peyser PA, Pietilainen K, Poulter N, Prokopenko I, Ralhan S, Redmond P, Rich SS, Rissanen H, Robino A, Rose LM, Rose R, Sala C, Salako B, Salomaa V, Sarin AP, Saxena R, Schmidt H, Scott LJ, Scott WR, Sennblad B, Seshadri S, Sever P, Shrestha S, Smith BH, Smith JA, Soranzo N, Sotoodehnia N, Southam L, Stanton AV, Stathopoulou MG, Strauch K, Strawbridge RJ, Suderman MJ, Tandon N, Tang ST, Taylor KD, Tayo BO, Töglhofer AM, Tomaszewski M, Tšernikova N, Tuomilehto J, Uitterlinden AG, Vaidya D, van Hylckama Vlieg A, van Setten J, Vasankari T, Vedantam S, Vlachopoulou E, Vozzi D, Vuoksimaa E, Waldenberger M, Ware EB, Wentworth-Shields W, Whitfield JB, Wild S, Willemsen G, Yajnik CS, Yao J, Zaza G, Zhu X. Directional dominance on stature and cognition in diverse human populations. Nature. 2015 Jul 23; 523(7561):459-62. PMID: 26131930.
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  31. Heckman EJ, O'Connor GT. Pulmonary function tests for diagnosing lung disease. JAMA. 2015 Jun 9; 313(22):2278-9. PMID: 26057290.
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  32. Visness CM, Sandel MT, O'Connor G, Gern JE, Jaffee KF, Wood RA, Kattan M, Bloomberg GR, Dresen A, Gergen PJ, Gold DR, Lemanske RF, Rajamanickam V, Camargo CA, Jackson DJ. Cord blood vitamin D concentrations are unrelated to atopy and wheeze in 2 diverse birth cohort studies. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2015 Oct; 136(4):1108-10.e2. PMID: 25979524.
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  33. Li Y, O'Connor GT, Dupuis J, Kolaczyk E. Modeling gene-covariate interactions in sparse regression with group structure for genome-wide association studies. Stat Appl Genet Mol Biol. 2015 Jun; 14(3):265-77. PMID: 25938221.
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  34. Araki T, Nishino M, Gao W, Dupuis J, Hunninghake GM, Murakami T, Washko GR, O'Connor GT, Hatabu H. Normal thymus in adults: appearance on CT and associations with age, sex, BMI and smoking. Eur Radiol. 2016 Jan; 26(1):15-24. PMID: 25925358.
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  35. Araki T, Nishino M, Zazueta OE, Gao W, Dupuis J, Okajima Y, Latourelle JC, Rosas IO, Murakami T, O'Connor GT, Washko GR, Hunninghake GM, Hatabu H. Paraseptal emphysema: Prevalence and distribution on CT and association with interstitial lung abnormalities. Eur J Radiol. 2015 Jul; 84(7):1413-8. PMID: 25868675.
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  36. Teach SJ, Gergen PJ, Szefler SJ, Mitchell HE, Calatroni A, Wildfire J, Bloomberg GR, Kercsmar CM, Liu AH, Makhija MM, Matsui E, Morgan W, O'Connor G, Busse WW. Seasonal risk factors for asthma exacerbations among inner-city children. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2015 Jun; 135(6):1465-73.e5. PMID: 25794658.
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  37. Rice MB, Ljungman PL, Wilker EH, Dorans KS, Gold DR, Schwartz J, Koutrakis P, Washko GR, O'Connor GT, Mittleman MA. Long-term exposure to traffic emissions and fine particulate matter and lung function decline in the Framingham heart study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Mar 15; 191(6):656-64. PMID: 25590631.
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  38. Yang IV, Pedersen BS, Liu A, O'Connor GT, Teach SJ, Kattan M, Misiak RT, Gruchalla R, Steinbach SF, Szefler SJ, Gill MA, Calatroni A, David G, Hennessy CE, Davidson EJ, Zhang W, Gergen P, Togias A, Busse WW, Schwartz DA. DNA methylation and childhood asthma in the inner city. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2015 Jul; 136(1):69-80. PMID: 25769910.
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  39. Coogan PF, Castro-Webb N, Yu J, O'Connor GT, Palmer JR, Rosenberg L. Active and passive smoking and the incidence of asthma in the Black Women's Health Study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Jan 15; 191(2):168-76. PMID: 25387276.
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  40. Araki T, Nishino M, Gao W, Dupuis J, Washko GR, Hunninghake GM, Murakami T, O'Connor GT, Hatabu H. Anterior Mediastinal Masses in the Framingham Heart Study: Prevalence and CT Image Characteristics. Eur J Radiol Open. 2015; 2:26-31. PMID: 25705709.
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  41. Gottlieb DJ, Hek K, Chen TH, Watson NF, Eiriksdottir G, Byrne EM, Cornelis M, Warby SC, Bandinelli S, Cherkas L, Evans DS, Grabe HJ, Lahti J, Li M, Lehtimäki T, Lumley T, Marciante KD, Pérusse L, Psaty BM, Robbins J, Tranah GJ, Vink JM, Wilk JB, Stafford JM, Bellis C, Biffar R, Bouchard C, Cade B, Curhan GC, Eriksson JG, Ewert R, Ferrucci L, Fülöp T, Gehrman PR, Goodloe R, Harris TB, Heath AC, Hernandez D, Hofman A, Hottenga JJ, Hunter DJ, Jensen MK, Johnson AD, Kähönen M, Kao L, Kraft P, Larkin EK, Lauderdale DS, Luik AI, Medici M, Montgomery GW, Palotie A, Patel SR, Pistis G, Porcu E, Quaye L, Raitakari O, Redline S, Rimm EB, Rotter JI, Smith AV, Spector TD, Teumer A, Uitterlinden AG, Vohl MC, Widen E, Willemsen G, Young T, Zhang X, Liu Y, Blangero J, Boomsma DI, Gudnason V, Hu F, Mangino M, Martin NG, O'Connor GT, Stone KL, Tanaka T, Viikari J, Gharib SA, Punjabi NM, Räikkönen K, Völzke H, Mignot E, Tiemeier H. Novel loci associated with usual sleep duration: the CHARGE Consortium Genome-Wide Association Study. Mol Psychiatry. 2015 Oct; 20(10):1232-9. PMID: 25469926.
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  42. McGowan EC, Bloomberg GR, Gergen PJ, Visness CM, Jaffee KF, Sandel M, O'Connor G, Kattan M, Gern J, Wood RA. Influence of early-life exposures on food sensitization and food allergy in an inner-city birth cohort. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2015 Jan; 135(1):171-8. PMID: 25129677.
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