Manuscripts and Publications
Multi-ethnic GWAS and meta-analysis of sleep quality identify MPP6 as a novel gene that functions in sleep center neurons.. Sleep. 44(3). 2021.
A Large-Scale Multi-ancestry Genome-wide Study Accounting for Smoking Behavior Identifies Multiple Significant Loci for Blood Pressure.. Am J Hum Genet. 102(3):375-400.. 2018.
GWAS of QRS duration identifies new loci specific to Hispanic/Latino populations.. PLoS One. 14(6):e0217796.. 2019.
Genome-wide association study of iron traits and relation to diabetes in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL): potential genomic intersection of iron and glucose regulation? Hum Mol Genet. 26(10):1966-1978.. 2017.
Genome-Wide Association Study of Heavy Smoking and Daily/Nondaily Smoking in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL).. Nicotine Tob Res. 20(4):448-457.. 2018.
Genetic variation near IRS1 is associated with adiposity and a favorable metabolic profile in U.S. Hispanics/Latinos.. Obesity (Silver Spring). 24(11):2407-2413.. 2016.