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Publications

At the department we publish around 300 articles in scientific papers annually. For 2013-2017, the average journal impact factor was 7.5 with an average Crown factor of 3. Below is a selection of publications in high impact journals.

Multiancestry genome-wide association study of 520,000 subjects identifies 32 loci associated with stroke and stroke subtypes.
Malik R, Chauhan G, Traylor M, Sargurupremraj M, Okada Y, Mishra A, et al
Nat. Genet. 2018 04;50(4):524-537

Risk for Arterial and Venous Thrombosis in Patients With Myeloproliferative Neoplasms: A Population-Based Cohort Study.
Hultcrantz M, Björkholm M, Dickman PW, Landgren O, Derolf ÅR, Kristinsson SY, et al
Ann. Intern. Med. 2018 03;168(5):317-325

Association of Maternal Use of Folic Acid and Multivitamin Supplements in the Periods Before and During Pregnancy With the Risk of Autism Spectrum Disorder in Offspring.
Levine SZ, Kodesh A, Viktorin A, Smith L, Uher R, Reichenberg A, et al
JAMA Psychiatry 2018 Feb;75(2):176-184

Outcome measures in coeliac disease trials: the Tampere recommendations.
Ludvigsson JF, Ciacci C, Green PH, Kaukinen K, Korponay-Szabo IR, Kurppa K, et al
Gut 2018 08;67(8):1410-1424

Fetal and early life antibiotics exposure and very early onset inflammatory bowel disease: a population-based study.
Örtqvist AK, Lundholm C, Halfvarson J, Ludvigsson JF, Almqvist C
Gut 2019 02;68(2):218-225

Association of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder With Objective Indicators of Educational Attainment: A Nationwide Register-Based Sibling Control Study.
Pérez-Vigil A, Fernández de la Cruz L, Brander G, Isomura K, Jangmo A, Feldman I, et al
JAMA Psychiatry 2018 Jan;75(1):47-55

Polygenic hazard score to guide screening for aggressive prostate cancer: development and validation in large scale cohorts.
Seibert TM, Fan CC, Wang Y, Zuber V, Karunamuni R, Parsons JK, et al
BMJ 2018 01;360():j5757

Increased neutrophil extracellular trap formation promotes thrombosis in myeloproliferative neoplasms.
Wolach O, Sellar RS, Martinod K, Cherpokova D, McConkey M, Chappell RJ, et al
Sci Transl Med 2018 Apr;10(436):

Blood Transfusions From Previously Pregnant Women and Mortality: Interpreting the Evidence.
Cable RG, Edgren G
JAMA 2017 10;318(15):1445-1447

Association Between Medication Use for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Risk of Motor Vehicle Crashes.
Chang Z, Quinn PD, Hur K, Gibbons RD, Sjölander A, Larsson H, et al
JAMA Psychiatry 2017 06;74(6):597-603

Large-scale analyses of common and rare variants identify 12 new loci associated with atrial fibrillation.
Christophersen IE, Rienstra M, Roselli C, Yin X, Geelhoed B, Barnard J, et al
Nat. Genet. 2017 Jun;49(6):946-952

Genomic analyses identify hundreds of variants associated with age at menarche and support a role for puberty timing in cancer risk.
Day FR, Thompson DJ, Helgason H, Chasman DI, Finucane H, Sulem P, et al
Nat. Genet. 2017 Jun;49(6):834-841

Shared genetic origin of asthma, hay fever and eczema elucidates allergic disease biology.
Ferreira MA, Vonk JM, Baurecht H, Marenholz I, Tian C, Hoffman JD, et al
Nat. Genet. 2017 Dec;49(12):1752-1757

Genome-wide association analysis identifies 30 new susceptibility loci for schizophrenia.
Li Z, Chen J, Yu H, He L, Xu Y, Zhang D, et al
Nat. Genet. 2017 Nov;49(11):1576-1583

Identification of 19 new risk loci and potential regulatory mechanisms influencing susceptibility to testicular germ cell tumor.
Litchfield K, Levy M, Orlando G, Loveday C, Law PJ, Migliorini G, et al
Nat. Genet. 2017 Jul;49(7):1133-1140

Contribution of copy number variants to schizophrenia from a genome-wide study of 41,321 subjects.
Marshall CR, Howrigan DP, Merico D, Thiruvahindrapuram B, Wu W, Greer DS, et al
Nat. Genet. 2017 01;49(1):27-35

Identification of ten variants associated with risk of estrogen-receptor-negative breast cancer.
Milne RL, Kuchenbaecker KB, Michailidou K, Beesley J, Kar S, Lindström S, et al
Nat. Genet. 2017 Dec;49(12):1767-1778

Genotype-covariate interaction effects and the heritability of adult body mass index.
Robinson MR, English G, Moser G, Lloyd-Jones LR, Triplett MA, Zhu Z, et al
Nat. Genet. 2017 Aug;49(8):1174-1181

The contribution of rare variants to risk of schizophrenia in individuals with and without intellectual disability.
Singh T, Walters JTR, Johnstone M, Curtis D, Suvisaari J, Torniainen M, et al
Nat. Genet. 2017 Aug;49(8):1167-1173

Genome-wide association meta-analysis of 78,308 individuals identifies new loci and genes influencing human intelligence.
Sniekers S, Stringer S, Watanabe K, Jansen PR, Coleman JRI, Krapohl E, et al
Nat. Genet. 2017 Jul;49(7):1107-1112

Association Between Medication Use and Performance on Higher Education Entrance Tests in Individuals With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.
Lu Y, Sjölander A, Cederlöf M, D'Onofrio BM, Almqvist C, Larsson H, et al
JAMA Psychiatry 2017 08;74(8):815-822

Sequencing and de novo assembly of 150 genomes from Denmark as a population reference.
Maretty L, Jensen JM, Petersen B, Sibbesen JA, Liu S, Villesen P, et al
Nature 2017 08;548(7665):87-91

Association analysis identifies 65 new breast cancer risk loci.
Michailidou K, Lindström S, Dennis J, Beesley J, Hui S, Kar S, et al
Nature 2017 11;551(7678):92-94

Childhood onset inflammatory bowel disease and risk of cancer: a Swedish nationwide cohort study 1964-2014.
Olén O, Askling J, Sachs MC, Frumento P, Neovius M, Smedby KE, et al
BMJ 2017 Sep;358():j3951

Association Between Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy and Severe Mental Illness in Offspring.
Quinn PD, Rickert ME, Weibull CE, Johansson ALV, Lichtenstein P, Almqvist C, et al
JAMA Psychiatry 2017 06;74(6):589-596

Genotype-covariate interaction effects and the heritability of adult body mass index.
Robinson MR, English G, Moser G, Lloyd-Jones LR, Triplett MA, Zhu Z, et al
Nat. Genet. 2017 Aug;49(8):1174-1181

Association Between Deliberate Self-harm and Violent Criminality.
Sahlin H, Kuja-Halkola R, Bjureberg J, Lichtenstein P, Molero Y, Rydell M, et al
JAMA Psychiatry 2017 06;74(6):615-621

The Heritability of Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Sandin S, Lichtenstein P, Kuja-Halkola R, Hultman C, Larsson H, Reichenberg A
JAMA 2017 09;318(12):1182-1184

Association of Antidepressant Medication Use During Pregnancy With Intellectual Disability in Offspring.
Viktorin A, Uher R, Kolevzon A, Reichenberg A, Levine SZ, Sandin S
JAMA Psychiatry 2017 10;74(10):1031-1038

Meta-analysis of five genome-wide association studies identifies multiple new loci associated with testicular germ cell tumor.
Wang Z, McGlynn KA, Rajpert-De Meyts E, Bishop DT, Chung CC, Dalgaard MD, et al
Nat. Genet. 2017 Jul;49(7):1141-1147

Familial Risk and Heritability of Cancer Among Twins in Nordic Countries.
Mucci LA, Hjelmborg JB, Harris JR, Czene K, Havelick DJ, Scheike T, et al
JAMA 2016 Jan;315(1):68-76

Injuries before and after diagnosis of cancer: nationwide register based study.
Shen Q, Lu D, Schelin ME, Jöud A, Cao Y, Adami HO, et al
BMJ 2016 Aug;354():i4218

Detection of ductal carcinoma in situ and subsequent interval cancers.
Shieh Y, Eklund M, Esserman L
BMJ 2016 Feb;352():i551

Development and validation of risk prediction model for venous thromboembolism in postpartum women: multinational cohort study.
Sultan AA, West J, Grainge MJ, Riley RD, Tata LJ, Stephansson O, et al
BMJ 2016 Dec;355():i6253

Risk of invasive cervical cancer after atypical glandular cells in cervical screening: nationwide cohort study.
Wang J, Andrae B, Sundström K, Ström P, Ploner A, Elfström KM, et al
BMJ 2016 Feb;352():i276

Prostate cancer screening in men aged 50-69 years (STHLM3): a prospective population-based diagnostic study.
Grönberg H, Adolfsson J, Aly M, Nordström T, Wiklund P, Brandberg Y, et al
Lancet Oncol. 2015 Dec;16(16):1667-76

Familial Risks of Tourette Syndrome and Chronic Tic Disorders. A Population-Based Cohort Study.
Mataix-Cols D, Isomura K, Pérez-Vigil A, Chang Z, Rück C, Larsson KJ, et al
JAMA Psychiatry 2015 Aug;72(8):787-93

A Longitudinal Study of Resting Heart Rate and Violent Criminality in More Than 700 000 Men.
Latvala A, Kuja-Halkola R, Almqvist C, Larsson H, Lichtenstein P
JAMA Psychiatry 2015 Oct;72(10):971-8

Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors and Violent Crime: A Cohort Study.
Molero Y, Lichtenstein P, Zetterqvist J, Gumpert CH, Fazel S
PLoS Med. 2015 Sep;12(9):e1001875

Red Blood Cell Concentrate Storage and Survival After Cardiac Surgery.
Sartipy U, Holzmann MJ, Hjalgrim H, Edgren G
JAMA 2015 Oct;314(15):1641-3

Telomere Length Shortening and Alzheimer Disease--A Mendelian Randomization Study.
Zhan Y, Song C, Karlsson R, Tillander A, Reynolds CA, Pedersen NL, et al
JAMA Neurol 2015 Oct;72(10):1202-3

Paternal age at childbearing and offspring psychiatric and academic morbidity.
D'Onofrio BM, Rickert ME, Frans E, Kuja-Halkola R, Almqvist C, Sjölander A, et al
JAMA Psychiatry 2014 Apr;71(4):432-8

Antipsychotics, mood stabilisers, and risk of violent crime.
Fazel S, Zetterqvist J, Larsson H, Långström N, Lichtenstein P
Lancet 2014 Sep;384(9949):1206-14

The familial risk of autism.
Sandin S, Lichtenstein P, Kuja-Halkola R, Larsson H, Hultman CM, Reichenberg A
JAMA 2014 May;311(17):1770-7

Risk of ischemic heart disease in women after radiotherapy for breast cancer.
Darby SC, Ewertz M, McGale P, Bennet AM, Blom-Goldman U, Brønnum D, et al
N. Engl. J. Med. 2013 Mar;368(11):987-98

Premature mortality in epilepsy and the role of psychiatric comorbidity: a total population study.
Fazel S, Wolf A, Långström N, Newton CR, Lichtenstein P
Lancet 2013 Nov;382(9905):1646-54

Mammographic density reduction is a prognostic marker of response to adjuvant tamoxifen therapy in postmenopausal patients with breast cancer.
Li J, Humphreys K, Eriksson L, Edgren G, Czene K, Hall P
J. Clin. Oncol. 2013 Jun;31(18):2249-56

Large-scale genotyping identifies 41 new loci associated with breast cancer risk.
Michailidou K, Hall P, Gonzalez-Neira A, Ghoussaini M, Dennis J, Milne RL, et al
Nat. Genet. 2013 Apr;45(4):353-61, 361e1-2

Autism and mental retardation among offspring born after in vitro fertilization.
Sandin S, Nygren KG, Iliadou A, Hultman CM, Reichenberg A
JAMA 2013 Jul;310(1):75-84

Suicide and cardiovascular death after a cancer diagnosis.
Fang F, Fall K, Mittleman MA, Sparén P, Ye W, Adami HO, et al
N. Engl. J. Med. 2012 Apr;366(14):1310-8

Medication for attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder and criminality.
Lichtenstein P, Halldner L, Zetterqvist J, Sjölander A, Serlachius E, Fazel S, et al
N. Engl. J. Med. 2012 Nov;367(21):2006-14

Radical prostatectomy versus watchful waiting in early prostate cancer.
Bill-Axelson A, Holmberg L, Ruutu M, Garmo H, Stark JR, Busch C, et al
N. Engl. J. Med. 2011 May;364(18):1708-17

Effect of screening mammography on breast-cancer mortality in Norway.
Kalager M, Zelen M, Langmark F, Adami HO
N. Engl. J. Med. 2010 Sep;363(13):1203-10