Publications

Selected from over 100 peer-reviewed publications


Obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease

Shearman A, Cupples A, Demissie S, Peter I, Schmid C, Karas R, Mendelsohn M, Housman D, Levy D. Estrogen Receptor α Gene Variation is Associated with Susceptibility to Myocardial Infarction. JAMA; 290: 2263-2270, 2003. PMID:16484614

Shearman AM, Demissie S, Cupples LA, Peter I, Schmid CH, Ordovas JM, Mendelsohn ME and Housman DE. Tobacco smoking, estrogen receptor a gene variation and small low density lipoprotein level. Hum Mol Genet, 14(16):2405-2413, 2005. PMID: 16014638

Peter I, Huggins GS, Shearman AM, Pollak A, Schmid CH, Cupples LA, Demissie S, Patten RD, Karas RH, Housman DE, Mendelsohn ME, Vasan RS, Benjamin EJ. Age-related Changes in Echocardiographic Measurements: Association with Variation in the Estrogen Receptor-α Gene. Hypertension; May;49(5):1000-6, 2007. PMID:17372038

Polisecki E, Peter I, Robertson M, McMahon AD, Ford I, Packard C, Shepherd J, Jukema JW, Blauw GJ, Westendorp RG, de Craen AJ, Trompet S, Buckley BM, Murphy MB, Ordovas JM, Schaefer EJ; for the PROSPER Study Group. Genetic variation at the PCSK9 locus moderately lowers low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels, but does not significantly lower vascular disease risk in an elderly population. Atherosclerosis. 2008 Sep;200(1):95-101. PMID:18262190

Peter I, Kelley-Hedgepeth A, Fox CS, Cupples LA, Huggins GS, Housman DE, Karas RH, Mendelsohn ME, Levy D, Murabito JM. Variation in Estrogen-Related Genes Associated with Cardiovascular Phenotypes and Circulating Estradiol, Testosterone, and Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate Levels. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2008 Jul;93(7):2779-85. PMID:18445666

Peter I, McCaffery JM, Kelley-Hedgepeth A, Hakonarson H, Reis S, Wagenknecht LE, Kopin AS, Huggins GS, for the Genetics Subgroup of the Look AHEAD Study. Association of Type 2 Diabetes Susceptibility Loci with One-Year Weight 1 Loss in the Look AHEAD Clinical Trial. Obesity (Silver Spring), 2012 Aug;20(8):1675-82. PMID: 22307069

Saxena R, Elbers CC, Guo Y, Peter I, et al. Large-Scale Gene-Centric Meta-Analysis across 39 studies Identifies Type 2 Diabetes Loci. Am J Hum Genet, 2012 Mar 9;90(3):410-425. PMID: 22325160

Gottesman O, Drill E, Lotay V, Bottinger E, Peter I. Can Genetic Pleiotropy Replicate Common Clinical Constellations of Cardiovascular Disease and Risk? PLoS One. 2012;7(9):e46419. PMID: 23029515

Peter I, Papandonatos GD, Belalcazar LM, Yang Y, Erar B, Jakicic JM, Unick JL, Balasubramanyam A, Lipkin EW, Delahanty LM, Wagenknecht LE, Wing RR, McCaffery JM, Huggins GS. Genetic Modifiers of Cardiorespiratory Fitness Response to Lifestyle Intervention. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2014 Feb;46(2):302-11. PMID: 23899896

Ellis KL, Zhou Y, Rodriguez-Murillo L, Beshansky JR, Ainehsazan E, Selker HP, Huggins GS, Cupples LA, Peter I. Common variants associated with changes in levels of circulating free fatty acids after administration of glucose-insulin-potassium (GIK) therapy in the IMMEDIATE trial. Pharmacogenomics J. Jan;17(1):76-83. PMID: 26644202

Ellis KL, Zhou Y, Beshansky JR, Ainehsazan E, Yang Y, Selker HP, Huggins GS, Cupples LA, Peter I. Genetic variation at glucose and insulin trait loci and response to glucose-insulin-potassium (GIK) therapy: the IMMEDIATE trial. Pharmacogenomics J. 2015 Feb; 15(1):55-62. PMID:25135348

Udler, M.S., Nadkarni, G.N., Belbin, G., Lotay, V., Wyatt, C., Gottesman, O., Bottinger, E.P., Kenny, E.E. and Peter, I.Effect of Genetic African Ancestry on eGFR and Kidney Disease. J Am Soc Nephrol 2015 Jul;26(7):1682-92. PMID:25349204

Ellis KL, Zhou Y, Beshansky JR, Ainehsazan E, Selker HP, Cupples LA, Huggins GS, Peter I. Genetic modifiers of response to glucose-insulin-potassium (GIK) infusion in acute coronary syndromes and associations with clinical outcomes in the IMMEDIATE trial. Pharmacogenomics J. 2015 Mar 17. doi: 10.1038/tpj.2015.10. [Epub ahead of print] PMID:25778467


Craniosynostosis

Ye X, Guilmatre A, Reva B, Peter I, Heuze Y, Richtsmeier JT, Fox DJ, Goedken RJ, Jabs EW, Romitti PA. Mutation Screening of Candidate Genes in Patients with Nonsyndromic Sagittal Craniosynostosis. Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 2016;137(3):952-61. PMID:26910679

Heuze Y, Holmes G, Peter I, Richtsmeier JT, Jabs EW. Closing the Gap: Genetic and Genomic Continuum from Syndromic to Nonsyndromic Craniosynostoses. Current genetic medicine reports. 2014;2(3):135-45. PMID:26146596

Justice CM, Yagnik G, Kim Y, Peter I, Jabs EW, Erazo M, Ye X, Ainehsazan E, Shi L, Cunningham ML, Kimonis V, Roscioli T, Wall SA, Wilkie AO, Stoler J, Richtsmeier JT, Heuzé Y, Sanchez-Lara PA, Buckley MF, Druschel CM, Mills JL, Caggana M, Romitti PA, Kay DM, Senders C, Taub PJ, Klein OD, Boggan J, Zwienenberg-Lee M, Naydenov C, Kim J, Wilson AF, Boyadjiev SA. A genome-wide association study identifies susceptibility loci for nonsyndromic sagittal craniosynostosis near BMP2 and within BBS9. Nature Genetics. 2012 Dec;44(12):1360-4. PMID: 23160099

Wang Y, Sun M, Uhlhorn VL, Zhou  X, Peter I, Martinez-Abadias N, Hill CA, Percival C, Richtsmeier JT, Huso DL, Wang Jabs E. Activation of p38 MAPK pathway in the skull abnormalities of Apert syndrome Fgfr2+/P253R mice. BMC Developmental Biology. 2010, 10:22. PMID:20175913

 


Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

Peter I, Michell AA, Ozelius L, Erazo M, Hu J, Doehny D, Abrue MT, Present DH, Ullman T, Korelitz B, Mayer L, Desnick RJ and The New York Crohn’s Disease Working Group. Evaluation of 22 Genetic Variants with Crohn’s Disease Risk in the Ashkenazi Jewish Population: a Case-Control Study. BMC Medical Genetics 2011 May 6;12(1):63. PMID:21548950

Kenny EE, Pe’er I, Karban A, Ozelius L, Mitchell AA, Ng SM, Erazo M, Ostrer H, Abraham C, Abreu MT, Atzmon G, Barzilai N, Brant S, Burns ER, Chowers Y, Clark LN, Darvasi A, Doheny D, Duerr RH, Eliakim R, Giladi N, Gregersen PK, Hakonarson H, Jones MR, McGovern DPB, Mulle J, Orr-Urtreger A, Proctor DD, Pulver A, Rotter JI, Silverberg MS, Ullman T, Warren ST, Waterman M, Zhang W, Bergman A, Mayer L, Katz S, Desnick RJ, Cho JH, Peter I. A Genome-Wide Scan of Ashkenazi Jewish Crohn’s Disease Suggests Novel Susceptibility Loci. PLoS Genet, 2012 Mar;8(3):e1002559. PMID:22412388

Zhang W, Hui KY, Gusev A, Warner N, Ng SM, Ferguson J, Choi M, Burberry A, Abraham C, Mayer L, Desnick RJ, Cardinale CJ, Hakonarson H, Waterman M, Chowers Y, Karban A, Brant SR, Silverberg MS, Gregersen PK, Katz S, Lifton RP, Zhao H, Nuñez G, Pe’er I, Peter I, Cho JH. Extended haplotype association study in Crohn’s disease identifies a novel, Ashkenazi Jewish-specific missense mutation in the NF-κB pathway gene, HEATR3.Genes Immun. 2013 Jul-Aug;14(5):310-6. PMID: 23615072

Hu J, Peter I. Evidence of Expression Variation and Allelic Imbalance in Crohn’s Disease Susceptibility Genes NOD2 and ATG16L1 in Human Dendritic Cells. Gene. 2013 Sep 25;527(2):496-502. PMID: 23850724

IBD – Parkinson’s Disease

 


Microbiome

Hu J, Nomura Y, Bashir A, Fernandez-Hernandez H, Itzkowitz S, Pei Z, Stone J, Loudon H, Peter I. Diversified microbiota of meconium is affected by maternal diabetes status. PLoS One. 2013 Nov 6;8(11):e78257. PMID: 24223144

Palm NW, de Zoete MR, Cullen TW, Barry NA, Stefanowski J, Hao L, Degnan PH, Hu J, Peter I, Zhang W, Ruggiero E, Cho JH, Goodman AL, Flavell RA. Immunoglobulin a coating identifies colitogenic bacteria in inflammatory bowel disease. Cell. 2014 Aug 28;158(5):1000-10. PMID:25171403


Genetics of Ashkenazi Jewish Population in Health and Disease

Kenny EE, Pe’er I, Karban A, Ozelius L, Mitchell AA, Ng SM, Erazo M, Ostrer H, Abraham C, Abreu MT, Atzmon G, Barzilai N, Brant S, Burns ER, Chowers Y, Clark LN, Darvasi A, Doheny D, Duerr RH, Eliakim R, Giladi N, Gregersen PK, Hakonarson H, Jones MR, McGovern DPB, Mulle J, Orr-Urtreger A, Proctor DD, Pulver A, Rotter JI, Silverberg MS, Ullman T, Warren ST, Waterman M, Zhang W, Bergman A, Mayer L, Katz S, Desnick RJ, Cho JH, Peter I. A Genome-Wide Scan of Ashkenazi Jewish Crohn’s Disease Suggests Novel Susceptibility Loci. PLoS Genet, 2012 Mar;8(3):e1002559. PMID:22412388

Carmi S, Hui KY, Kochav E, Liu X, Xue J, Grady F, Guha S, Upadhyay K, Ben-Avraham D, Mukherjee S, Bowen BM, Thomas T, Vijai J, Cruts M, Froyen G, Lambrechts D, Plaisance S, Van Broeckhoven C, Van Damme P, Van Marck H, Barzilai N, Darvasi A, Offit K, Bressman S, Ozelius LJ, Peter I, Cho JH, Ostrer H, Atzmon G, Clark LN, Lencz T, Pe’er I. Sequencing an Ashkenazi reference panel supports population-targeted personal genomics and illuminates Jewish and European origins. Nat Commun. 2014 Sep 9;5:4835. doi: 10.1038/ncomms5835. PMID:25203624

Vacic V, Ozelius LJ, Clark LN, Bar-Shira A, Gana-Weisz M, Gurevich T, Gusev A, Kedmi M, Kenny EE, Liu X, Mejia-Santana H, Mirelman A, Raymond D, Saunders-Pullman R, Desnick RJ, Atzmon G, Burns ER, Ostrer H, Hakonarson H, Bergman A, Barzilai N, Darvasi A, Peter I, Guha S, Lencz T, Giladi N, Marder K, Pe’er I, Bressman SB, Orr-Urtreger A. Genome-wide mapping of IBD segments in an Ashkenazi PD cohort identifies associated haplotypes. Hum Mol Genet. 2014 Sep 1;23(17):4693-702 PMID:24842889


Other topics

Peter I, Tighiouart H, Lapaire O, Johnson KL, Bianchi DW, Terrin N. Cell free DNA fragmentation patterns in amniotic fluid identify genetic abnormalities and changes due to storage. Diag Mol Pathol 2008 Sep;17(3):185-90. PMID:18382362

Urato AC, Peter I, Canick J, Lambert-Messerlian G, Pulkkinen A, Knight G, Jeong YJ, Johnson KL, Bianchi DW. Smoking in pregnancy is associated with increased total maternal serum cell-free DNA levels. Prenat Diagn; Mar;28(3):186-90, 2008. PMID:18260159

Züchner S, Dallman J, Wen R, Beecham G, Naj A, Farooq A, Kohli MA, Whitehead PL, Hulme W, Konidari I, Edwards YJK, Buxbaum JD, Cai, G, Peter I, Seo D, Haines JL, Blanton S, Young J, Alfonso E, Vance JM, Lam BL, Pericak-Vance MA. Whole-exome sequencing links a variant in DHDDS to retinitis pigmentosa. Am J Hum Genet 88, 1–6, Feb. 11, 2011. PMID:21295283

Peter I, Huggins GS, Ordovas JM, Haan M, Seddon JM. Evaluation of New and Established AMD Susceptibility Genes in the Women’s Health Initiative Sight Exam (WHI-SE) Study. Am J Ophthalmol, 2011 Dec;152(6):1005-1013. PMID:21906714