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Fernández-Rhodes L, Gong J, Haessler J, Franceschini N, Graff M, Nishimura KK, Wang Y, Highland HM, Yoneyama S, Bush WS et al..  2017.  Trans-ethnic fine-mapping of genetic loci for body mass index in the diverse ancestral populations of the Population Architecture using Genomics and Epidemiology (PAGE) Study reveals evidence for multiple signals at established loci.. Hum Genet. 136(6):771-800.
Moon J-Y, Wang T, Sofer T, North KE, Isasi CR, Cai J, Gellman MD, Moncrieft AE, Sotres-Alvarez D, Argos M et al..  2017.  Objectively Measured Physical Activity, Sedentary Behavior, and Genetic Predisposition to Obesity in U.S. Hispanics/Latinos: Results From the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL).. Diabetes. 66(12):3001-3012.
Kaplan RC, Wang Z, Usyk M, Sotres-Alvarez D, Daviglus ML, Schneiderman N, Talavera GA, Gellman MD, Thyagarajan B, Moon J-Y et al..  2019.  Gut microbiome composition in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos is shaped by geographic relocation, environmental factors, and obesity.. Genome Biol. 20(1):219.
Qi Q, Gogarten SM, Emery LS, Louie T, Stilp A, Cai J, Schneiderman N, M Avilés-Santa L, Kaplan RC, North KE et al..  2016.  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.
Fernández-Rhodes L, Robinson WR, Sotres-Alvarez D, Franceschini N, Castañeda SF, Buelna C, Moncrieft A, Llabre M, Daviglus ML, Qi Q et al..  2017.  Accuracy of Self-reported Weight in Hispanic/Latino Adults of the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos.. Epidemiology. 28(6):847-853.