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About me

I am a researcher trained in the Natural Science Program of Uppsala University, with a M.Sc in Biology 1995. I became very fond of DNA and the possibilites to study how genetic variants inherited from parents influence our lives. I got a PhD in Medical Genetics and my research has since then mostly focused on genetic influences to health, both directly as well as through behaviour and lifestyle.

Leading the Swedish Twin Registry

I am in charge of the Swedish Twin Registry (STR) with responsibility for data/sample collection, handling of research applications, data withdrawals and research collaborations. I am also chair of the STR Steering Committee. The epidemiologic and genetic data available in the STR are utilized in studies of a large number of diseases and health related traits by various groups in Sweden and abroad.


  • M.Sc., Natural Sciences (main Biology), Uppsala University (1995)
  • PhD, Medical Genetics, Uppsala University (2000)
  • Postdoc, Columbia University, New York (2002)

Research description

My research is often done in the interphase between register based studies, biomeasurements and molecular genetics.

Main approaches:

Twin models, heritability, variance partitioning
Large scale gene mapping for complex disease and other traits
Estimation of genetic susceptibility and predisposition

Current supervision of PhD students

Main supervisor


  • Xia Li
  • Torsten Dahlén
  • Qianwei Liu

Complete publication list:

Teaching portfolio

I teach genetics and genetic epidemiology in the Medical and Psychology programs at KI and occasionally at Stockholm University and Uppsala University. I was responsible for the KI graduate course "Genetic Epidemiology" between 2009 and 2015.

Academic honours, awards and prizes

Swedish cancer-thesis of the year award, given by the Swedish Cancer Fund, 2001.  

The Hwasserska award for the best medical thesis of the year from Uppsala University, given by the Uppsala Läkaresällskap, 2000.

Among 2017 Highly Cited Researchers, with research produced last decade ranking among the top 1% most cited works in the field,



A Large-Scale Multi-ancestry Genome-wide Study Accounting for Smoking Behavior Identifies Multiple Significant Loci for Blood Pressure
Sung Yj, Winkler Tw, De Las Fuentes L, Bentley Ar, Brown Mr, Kraja At, et al
American journal of human genetics 2018;102(3):375-400

Multi-trait analysis of genome-wide association summary statistics using MTAG
Turley P, Walters Rk, Maghzian O, Okbay A, Lee Jj, Fontana Ma, et al
Nature genetics 2018;50(2):229-237

A meta-analysis of reflux genome-wide association studies in 6750 Northern Europeans from the general population
Bonfiglio F, Hysi Pg, Ek W, Karhunen V, Rivera Nv, Männikkö M, et al
Neurogastroenterology and motility : the official journal of the European Gastrointestinal Motility Society 2017;29(2):-

Birth weight, sex, and celiac disease: a nationwide twin study
Kuja-halkola R, Lebwohl B, Halfvarson J, Emilsson L, Magnusson Pk, Ludvigsson Jf
Clinical epidemiology 2017;9():567-577

Clinical phenotypes of perinatal depression and time of symptom onset: analysis of data from an international consortium
Putnam Kt, Wilcox M, Robertson-blackmore E, Sharkey K, Bergink V, Munk-olsen T, et al
The lancet. Psychiatry 2017;4(6):477-485

Contribution of copy number variants to schizophrenia from a genome-wide study of 41,321 subjects
Cnv, Schizophrenia Working Grp, Psychosis Endophenotypes, Marshall Cr, Marshall Cr, Howrigan Dp, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2017;49(1):27-35

Correcting for cell-type effects in DNA methylation studies: reference-based method outperforms latent variable approaches in empirical studies
Hattab Mw, Shabalin Aa, Clark Sl, Zhao M, Kumar G, Chan Rf, et al
Genome biology 2017;18(1):24-

Differences in genetic and environmental variation in adult BMI by sex, age, time period, and region: an individual-based pooled analysis of 40 twin cohorts
Silventoinen K, Jelenkovic A, Sund R, Yokoyama Y, Hur Ym, Cozen W, et al
The American journal of clinical nutrition 2017;106(2):457-466

Does the sex of one's co-twin affect height and BMI in adulthood? A study of dizygotic adult twins from 31 cohorts
Bogl Lh, Jelenkovic A, Vuoksimaa E, Ahrenfeldt L, Pietiläinen Kh, Stazi Ma, et al
Biology of sex differences 2017;8():14-

Dog ownership and the risk of cardiovascular disease and death - a nationwide cohort study
Mubanga M, Byberg L, Nowak C, Egenvall A, Magnusson Pk, Ingelsson E, et al
Scientific reports 2017;7(1):15821-

Education and Social Trust: Testing a Causal Hypothesis Using the Discordant Twin Design
Oskarsson S, Thisted Dinesen P, Dawes Ct, Johannesson M, Magnusson Pke
POLITICAL PSYCHOLOGY 2017;38(3):515-531

Education in Twins and Their Parents Across Birth Cohorts Over 100 years: An Individual-Level Pooled Analysis of 42-Twin Cohorts
Silventoinen K, Jelenkovic A, Latvala A, Sund R, Yokoyama Y, Ullemar V, et al
Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies 2017;20(5):395-405

Estimating Heritability of Prostate Cancer-Specific Survival Using Population-Based Registers
Szulkin R, Clements Ms, Magnusson Pke, Wiklund Fe, Kuja-halkola R
The Prostate 2017;77(8):900-907

Family aggregation of cardiovascular disease mortality: a register-based prospective study of pooled Nordic twin cohorts
Silventoinen K, Hjelmborg J, Möller S, Ripatti S, Skythe A, Tikkanen E, et al
International journal of epidemiology 2017;46(4):1223-1229

Fetal Growth and Childhood Lung Function in the Swedish Twin Study on Prediction and Prevention of Asthma
Örtqvist Ak, Ullemar V, Lundholm C, Kuja-halkola R, Magnusson Pke, Lichtenstein P, et al
Annals of the American Thoracic Society 2017;14(7):1147-1153

Genetic variants associated with angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor-induced cough: a genome-wide association study in a Swedish population
Hallberg P, Persson M, Axelsson T, Cavalli M, Norling P, Johansson He, et al
Pharmacogenomics 2017;18(3):201-213

Genome-wide Association for Major Depression Through Age at Onset Stratification: Major Depressive Disorder Working Group of the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium
Power Ra, Tansey Ke, Buttenschøn Hn, Cohen-woods S, Bigdeli T, Hall Ls, et al
Biological psychiatry 2017;81(4):325-335

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
Nature genetics 2017;49(7):1107-1112

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
Nature genetics 2017;49(6):834-841

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
Nature genetics 2017;49(8):1174-1181

Heritability of Addison's disease and prevalence of associated autoimmunity in a cohort of 112,100 Swedish twins
Skov J, Höijer J, Magnusson Pke, Ludvigsson Jf, Kämpe O, Bensing S
Endocrine 2017;58(3):521-527

Heritability of hoarding symptoms across adolescence and young adulthood: A longitudinal twin study
Ivanov Vz, Nordsletten A, Mataix-cols D, Serlachius E, Lichtenstein P, Lundström S, et al
PloS one 2017;12(6):e0179541-

How well do ACPA discriminate and predict RA in the general population: a study based on 12 590 population-representative Swedish twins
Hensvold Ah, Frisell T, Magnusson Pk, Holmdahl R, Askling J, Catrina Ai
Annals of the rheumatic diseases 2017;76(1):119-125

Identification of a Novel Autoimmune Peptide Epitope of Prostein in Prostate Cancer
Pin E, Henjes F, Hong Mg, Wiklund F, Magnusson P, Bjartell A, et al

Impact of common genetic determinants of Hemoglobin A1c on type 2 diabetes risk and diagnosis in ancestrally diverse populations: A transethnic genome-wide meta-analysis
Wheeler E, Leong A, Liu Ct, Hivert Mf, Strawbridge Rj, Podmore C, et al
PLoS medicine 2017;14(9):e1002383-

Large-scale analyses of common and rare variants identify 12 new loci associated with atrial fibrillation
Afgen Consortium, Neurology Working Grp Charge, Metastroke Consortium Isgc, Christophersen Ie, Rienstra M, Roselli C, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2017;49(6):946-952

Meta-GWAS Accuracy and Power (MetaGAP) Calculator Shows that Hiding Heritability Is Partially Due to Imperfect Genetic Correlations across Studies
De Vlaming R, Okbay A, Rietveld Ca, Johannesson M, Magnusson Pk, Uitterlinden Ag, et al
PLoS genetics 2017;13(1):e1006495-

Postmenopausal hormone therapy and risk of stroke: A pooled analysis of data from population-based cohort studies
Carrasquilla Gd, Frumento P, Berglund A, Borgfeldt C, Bottai M, Chiavenna C, et al
PLoS medicine 2017;14(11):e1002445-

Ranking and characterization of established BMI and lipid associated loci as candidates for gene-environment interactions
Shungin D, Deng Wq, Varga Tv, Luan J, Mihailov E, Metspalu A, et al
PLoS genetics 2017;13(6):e1006812-

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
Nature genetics 2017;49(12):1752-1757

Sulfasalazine-Induced Agranulocytosis Is Associated With the Human Leukocyte Antigen Locus
Wadelius M, Eriksson N, Kreutz R, Bondon-guitton E, Ibañez L, Carvajal A, et al
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics 2017;():-

SweGen: a whole-genome data resource of genetic variability in a cross-section of the Swedish population
Ameur A, Dahlberg J, Olason P, Vezzi F, Karlsson R, Martin M, et al
European journal of human genetics : EJHG 2017;25(11):1253-1260

The impact of education, country, race and ethnicity on the self-report of postpartum depression using the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale
Di Florio A, Putnam K, Altemus M, Apter G, Bergink V, Bilszta J, et al
Psychological medicine 2017;47(5):787-799

The Risk of Treatment-Emergent Mania With Methylphenidate in Bipolar Disorder
Viktorin A, Rydén E, Thase Me, Chang Z, Lundholm C, D'onofrio Bm, et al
The American journal of psychiatry 2017;174(4):341-348

A genome-wide association study of kynurenic acid in cerebrospinal fluid: implications for psychosis and cognitive impairment in bipolar disorder
Sellgren Cm, Kegel Me, Bergen Se, Ekman Cj, Olsson S, Larsson M, et al
Molecular psychiatry 2016;21(10):1342-50

Application of linear mixed models to study genetic stability of height and body mass index across countries and time
Trzaskowski M, Lichtenstein P, Magnusson Pk, Pedersen Nl, Plomin R

Autism risk associated with parental age and with increasing difference in age between the parents
Sandin S, Schendel D, Magnusson P, Hultman C, Surén P, Susser E, et al
Molecular psychiatry 2016;21(5):693-700

A Whole Methylome CpG-SNP Association Study of Psychosis in Blood and Brain Tissue
Van Den Oord Ej, Clark Sl, Xie Ly, Shabalin Aa, Dozmorov Mg, Kumar G, et al
Schizophrenia bulletin 2016;42(4):1018-26

Cystatin C and Cardiovascular Disease: A Mendelian Randomization Study
Van Der Laan Sw, Fall T, Soumaré A, Teumer A, Sedaghat S, Baumert J, et al
Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2016;68(9):934-45

Cystatin C Predicts Incident Cardiovascular Disease in Twins
Arpegård J, Magnusson Pk, Chen X, Ridefelt P, Pedersen Nl, De Faire U, et al
Journal of the American Heart Association 2016;5(6):-

Effect of Insulin Resistance on Monounsaturated Fatty Acid Levels: A Multi-cohort Non-targeted Metabolomics and Mendelian Randomization Study
Nowak C, Salihovic S, Ganna A, Brandmaier S, Tukiainen T, Broeckling Cd, et al
PLoS genetics 2016;12(10):e1006379-

Estimating the Impact of Education on Political Participation: Evidence from Monozygotic Twins in the United States, Denmark and Sweden
Dinesen Pt, Dawes Ct, Johannesson M, Klemmensen R, Magnusson P, Norgaard As, et al
POLITICAL BEHAVIOR 2016;38(3):579-601

Evidence for Genetic Overlap Between Schizophrenia and Age at First Birth in Women
Mehta D, Tropf Fc, Gratten J, Bakshi A, Zhu Z, Bacanu Sa, et al
JAMA psychiatry 2016;73(5):497-505

Genetic and environmental effects on body mass index from infancy to the onset of adulthood: an individual-based pooled analysis of 45 twin cohorts participating in the COllaborative project of Development of Anthropometrical measures in Twins (CODATwins) study
Silventoinen K, Jelenkovic A, Sund R, Hur Ym, Yokoyama Y, Honda C, et al
The American journal of clinical nutrition 2016;104(2):371-9

Genetic and environmental influences on adult human height across birth cohorts from 1886 to 1994
Jelenkovic A, Hur Ym, Sund R, Yokoyama Y, Siribaddana Sh, Hotopf M, et al
eLife 2016;5():-

Genetic and environmental influences on height from infancy to early adulthood: An individual-based pooled analysis of 45 twin cohorts
Jelenkovic A, Sund R, Hur Ym, Yokoyama Y, Hjelmborg Jv, Möller S, et al
Scientific reports 2016;6():28496-

Genetic variants associated with antithyroid drug-induced agranulocytosis: a genome-wide association study in a European population
Hallberg P, Eriksson N, Ibañez L, Bondon-guitton E, Kreutz R, Carvajal A, et al
The lancet. Diabetes & endocrinology 2016;4(6):507-16

Genetic variants associated with subjective well-being, depressive symptoms, and neuroticism identified through genome-wide analyses
Okbay A, Baselmans Bm, De Neve Je, Turley P, Nivard Mg, Fontana Ma, et al
Nature genetics 2016;48(6):624-33

Genome-wide analysis identifies 12 loci influencing human reproductive behavior
Barban N, Jansen R, De Vlaming R, Vaez A, Mandemakers Jj, Tropf Fc, et al
Nature genetics 2016;48(12):1462-1472

Genome-wide association study identifies 74 loci associated with educational attainment
Okbay A, Beauchamp Jp, Fontana Ma, Lee Jj, Pers Th, Rietveld Ca, et al
Nature 2016;533(7604):539-42

Genome-wide association study of caffeine metabolites provides new insights to caffeine metabolism and dietary caffeine-consumption behavior
Cornelis Mc, Kacprowski T, Menni C, Gustafsson S, Pivin E, Adamski J, et al
Human molecular genetics 2016;25(24):5472-5482

Heritability and confirmation of genetic association studies for childhood asthma in twins
Ullemar V, Magnusson Pk, Lundholm C, Zettergren A, Melén E, Lichtenstein P, et al
Allergy 2016;71(2):230-8

Heritability of non-HLA genetics in coeliac disease: a population-based study in 107 000 twins
Kuja-halkola R, Lebwohl B, Halfvarson J, Wijmenga C, Magnusson Pke, Ludvigsson Jf
GUT 2016;65(11):1793-1798

Heritability of Perinatal Depression and Genetic Overlap With Nonperinatal Depression
Viktorin A, Meltzer-brody S, Kuja-halkola R, Sullivan Pf, Landén M, Lichtenstein P, et al
The American journal of psychiatry 2016;173(2):158-65

Identification of Common Genetic Variants Influencing Spontaneous Dizygotic Twinning and Female Fertility
Mbarek H, Steinberg S, Nyholt Dr, Gordon Sd, Miller Mb, Mcrae Af, et al
American journal of human genetics 2016;98(5):898-908

Lack of association between blood donor age and survival of transfused patients
Vasan Sk, Chiesa F, Rostgaard K, Magnusson Pk, Halmin M, Nielsen Kr, et al
Blood 2016;127(5):658-61

Large-scale non-targeted metabolomic profiling in three human population-based studies
Ganna A, Fall T, Salihovic S, Lee W, Broeckling Cd, Kumar J, et al
METABOLOMICS 2016;12(1):-

Meta-analysis of Genome-Wide Association Studies for Extraversion: Findings from the Genetics of Personality Consortium
Van Den Berg Sm, De Moor Mh, Verweij Kj, Krueger Rf, Luciano M, Arias Vasquez A, et al
Behavior genetics 2016;46(2):170-82

No Association of Coronary Artery Disease with X-Chromosomal Variants in Comprehensive International Meta-Analysis
Loley C, Alver M, Assimes Tl, Bjonnes A, Goel A, Gustafsson S, et al
Scientific reports 2016;6():35278-

Non-targeted metabolomics combined with genetic analyses identifies bile acid synthesis and phospholipid metabolism as being associated with incident type 2 diabetes
Fall T, Salihovic S, Brandmaier S, Nowak C, Ganna A, Gustafsson S, et al
Diabetologia 2016;59(10):2114-24

One CNV Discordance in NRXN1 Observed Upon Genome-wide Screening in 38 Pairs of Adult Healthy Monozygotic Twins
Magnusson Pk, Lee D, Chen X, Szatkiewicz J, Pramana S, Teo S, et al
Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies 2016;19(2):97-103

Personality Polygenes, Positive Affect, and Life Satisfaction
Weiss A, Baselmans Bm, Hofer E, Yang J, Okbay A, Lind Pa, et al
Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies 2016;19(5):407-17

Selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitor use during pregnancy: association with offspring birth size and gestational age
Viktorin A, Lichtenstein P, Lundholm C, Almqvist C, D'onofrio Bm, Larsson H, et al
International journal of epidemiology 2016;45(1):170-7

Somatic, positive and negative domains of the Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression (CES-D) scale: a meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies
Demirkan A, Lahti J, Direk N, Viktorin A, Lunetta Kl, Terracciano A, et al
Psychological medicine 2016;46(8):1613-23

The genetics of blood pressure regulation and its target organs from association studies in 342,415 individuals
Ehret Gb, Ferreira T, Chasman Di, Jackson Au, Schmidt Em, Johnson T, et al
Nature genetics 2016;48(10):1171-1184

Twin's Birth-Order Differences in Height and Body Mass Index From Birth to Old Age: A Pooled Study of 26 Twin Cohorts Participating in the CODATwins Project
Yokoyama Y, Jelenkovic A, Sund R, Sung J, Hopper Jl, Ooki S, et al
Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies 2016;19(2):112-24

A comprehensive 1000 Genomes-based genome-wide association meta-analysis of coronary artery disease
Cardiogramplusc4d Consortium, Nikpay M, Goel A, Won Hh, Hall Lm, Willenborg C, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2015;47(10):1121-1130

Adiposity as a cause of cardiovascular disease: a Mendelian randomization study
Hägg S, Fall T, Ploner A, Mägi R, Fischer K, Draisma Hh, et al
International journal of epidemiology 2015;44(2):578-86

Age- and sex-specific causal effects of adiposity on cardiovascular risk factors
Fall T, Hägg S, Ploner A, Mägi R, Fischer K, Draisma Hh, et al
Diabetes 2015;64(5):1841-52

A New Method for Detecting Associations with Rare Copy-Number Variants
Tzeng Jy, Magnusson Pk, Sullivan Pf, Swedish Schizophrenia Consortium, Szatkiewicz Jp
PLoS genetics 2015;11(10):e1005403-

Cohort Profile: Swedish Twin Study on Prediction and Prevention of Asthma (STOPPA)
Almqvist C, Örtqvist Ak, Ullemar V, Lundholm C, Lichtenstein P, Magnusson Pk
Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies 2015;18(3):273-80

Combined Whole Methylome and Genomewide Association Study Implicates CNTN4 in Alcohol Use
Clark Sl, Aberg Ka, Nerella S, Kumar G, Mcclay Jl, Chen W, et al
Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research 2015;39(8):1396-405

Comparison of heritability of Cystatin C- and creatinine-based estimates of kidney function and their relation to heritability of cardiovascular disease
Arpegård J, Viktorin A, Chang Z, De Faire U, Magnusson Pk, Svensson P
Journal of the American Heart Association 2015;4(1):e001467-

Directional dominance on stature and cognition in diverse human populations
Joshi Pk, Esko T, Mattsson H, Eklund N, Gandin I, Nutile T, et al
Nature 2015;523(7561):459-462

Discovery and Fine-Mapping of Glycaemic and Obesity-Related Trait Loci Using High-Density Imputation
Horikoshi M, Mӓgi R, Van De Bunt M, Surakka I, Sarin Ap, Mahajan A, et al
PLoS genetics 2015;11(7):e1005230-

Dominant Genetic Variation and Missing Heritability for Human Complex Traits: Insights from Twin versus Genome-wide Common SNP Models
Chen X, Kuja-halkola R, Rahman I, Arpegård J, Viktorin A, Karlsson R, et al
American journal of human genetics 2015;97(5):708-14

Environmental and genetic factors in the development of anticitrullinated protein antibodies (ACPAs) and ACPA-positive rheumatoid arthritis: an epidemiological investigation in twins
Hensvold Ah, Magnusson Pk, Joshua V, Hansson M, Israelsson L, Ferreira R, et al
Annals of the rheumatic diseases 2015;74(2):375-80

Exploring the genetics of irritable bowel syndrome: a GWA study in the general population and replication in multinational case-control cohorts
Ek We, Reznichenko A, Ripke S, Niesler B, Zucchelli M, Rivera Nv, et al
Gut 2015;64(11):1774-82

Genetic studies of body mass index yield new insights for obesity biology
Locke Ae, Kahali B, Berndt Si, Justice Ae, Pers Th, Day Fr, et al
Nature 2015;518(7538):197-206

Genetic variance estimation with imputed variants finds negligible missing heritability for human height and body mass index
Yang J, Bakshi A, Zhu Z, Hemani G, Vinkhuyzen Aa, Lee Sh, et al
Nature genetics 2015;47(10):1114-20

Genome-wide genetic homogeneity between sexes and populations for human height and body mass index
Yang J, Bakshi A, Zhu Z, Hemani G, Vinkhuyzen Aa, Nolte Im, et al
Human molecular genetics 2015;24(25):7445-9

Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies six novel loci associated with habitual coffee consumption
Coffee And Caffeine Genetics Consortium, Cornelis Mc, Byrne Em, Esko T, Nalls Ma, Ganna A, et al
Molecular psychiatry 2015;20(5):647-656

Heterogeneity of postpartum depression: a latent class analysis
Postpartum Depression Action, Putnam K, Robertson-blackmore E, Sharkey K, Payne J, Bergink V, et al
LANCET PSYCHIATRY 2015;2(1):59-67

High density methylation QTL analysis in human blood via next-generation sequencing of the methylated genomic DNA fraction
Mcclay Jl, Shabalin Aa, Dozmorov Mg, Adkins De, Kumar G, Nerella S, et al
Genome biology 2015;16():291-

Intellectual disability and cognitive ability in Darier disease: Swedish nation-wide study
Cederlöf M, Karlsson R, Larsson H, Almqvist C, Magnusson Pk, Nordlind K, et al
The British journal of dermatology 2015;173(1):155-8

Linking Genes and Political Orientations: Testing the Cognitive Ability as Mediator Hypothesis
Oskarsson S, Cesarini D, Dawes Ct, Fowler Jh, Johannesson M, Magnusson Pke, et al
POLITICAL PSYCHOLOGY 2015;36(6):649-665

Long-term effects of elemental composition of particulate matter on inflammatory blood markers in European cohorts
Hampel R, Peters A, Beelen R, Brunekreef B, Cyrys J, De Faire U, et al
Environment international 2015;82():76-84

Meta-analysis of Genome-wide Association Studies for Neuroticism, and the Polygenic Association With Major Depressive Disorder
Genetics Of Personality Consortium, De Moor Mh, Van Den Berg Sm, Verweij Kj, Krueger Rf, Luciano M, et al
JAMA psychiatry 2015;72(7):642-50

New genetic loci link adipose and insulin biology to body fat distribution
Shungin D, Winkler Tw, Croteau-chonka Dc, Ferreira T, Locke Ae, Mägi R, et al
Nature 2015;518(7538):187-196

Polygenic risk scores for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder predict creativity
Power Ra, Steinberg S, Bjornsdottir G, Rietveld Ca, Abdellaoui A, Nivard Mm, et al
Nature neuroscience 2015;18(7):953-5

Population genetic differentiation of height and body mass index across Europe
Robinson Mr, Hemani G, Medina-gomez C, Mezzavilla M, Esko T, Shakhbazov K, et al
Nature genetics 2015;47(11):1357-62

Psychiatric genome-wide association study analyses implicate neuronal, immune and histone pathways
Iibdgc, Network & Pathway Anal Subgrp Psyc, O'dushlaine C, Rossin L, Lee Ph, Duncan L, et al
NATURE NEUROSCIENCE 2015;18(2):199-209

Refinement of schizophrenia GWAS loci using methylome-wide association data
Kumar G, Clark Sl, Mcclay Jl, Shabalin Aa, Adkins De, Xie Ly, et al
HUMAN GENETICS 2015;134(1):77-87

The CODATwins Project: The Cohort Description of Collaborative Project of Development of Anthropometrical Measures in Twins to Study Macro-Environmental Variation in Genetic and Environmental Effects on Anthropometric Traits
Silventoinen K, Jelenkovic A, Sund R, Honda C, Aaltonen S, Yokoyama Y, et al
Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies 2015;18(4):348-60

The Concordance and Heritability of Type 2 Diabetes in 34,166 Twin Pairs From International Twin Registers: The Discordant Twin (DISCOTWIN) Consortium
Willemsen G, Ward Kj, Bell Cg, Christensen K, Bowden J, Dalgård C, et al
Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies 2015;18(6):762-71

The impact of low-frequency and rare variants on lipid levels
Surakka I, Horikoshi M, Mägi R, Sarin Ap, Mahajan A, Lagou V, et al
Nature genetics 2015;47(6):589-97

The Influence of Age and Sex on Genetic Associations with Adult Body Size and Shape: A Large-Scale Genome-Wide Interaction Study
Winkler Tw, Justice Ae, Graff M, Barata L, Feitosa Mf, Chu S, et al
PLoS genetics 2015;11(10):e1005378-

Traffic-related air pollution exposure and incidence of stroke in four cohorts from Stockholm
Korek Mj, Bellander Td, Lind T, Bottai M, Eneroth Km, Caracciolo B, et al
Journal of exposure science & environmental epidemiology 2015;25(5):517-23

Two new loci and gene sets related to sex determination and cancer progression are associated with susceptibility to testicular germ cell tumor
Kristiansen W, Karlsson R, Rounge Tb, Whitington T, Andreassen Bk, Magnusson Pk, et al
Human molecular genetics 2015;24(14):4138-46

Using genetics to test the causal relationship of total adiposity and periodontitis: Mendelian randomization analyses in the Gene-Lifestyle Interactions and Dental Endpoints (GLIDE) Consortium
Shungin D, Cornelis Mc, Divaris K, Holtfreter B, Shaffer Jr, Yu Yh, et al
International journal of epidemiology 2015;44(2):638-50

Zygosity Differences in Height and Body Mass Index of Twins From Infancy to Old Age: A Study of the CODATwins Project
Jelenkovic A, Yokoyama Y, Sund R, Honda C, Bogl Lh, Aaltonen S, et al
Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies 2015;18(5):557-70

A methylome-wide study of aging using massively parallel sequencing of the methyl-CpG-enriched genomic fraction from blood in over 700 subjects
Mcclay Jl, Aberg Ka, Clark Sl, Nerella S, Kumar G, Xie Ly, et al

A polygenic burden of rare disruptive mutations in schizophrenia
Purcell Sm, Moran Jl, Fromer M, Ruderfer D, Solovieff N, Roussos P, et al
Nature 2014;506(7487):185-90

Applying polygenic risk scores to postpartum depression
Psychiat Genomic Consortium Major, Byrne Em, Carrillo-roa T, Penninx Bwjh, Sallis Hm, Viktorin A, et al

A replication study of GWAS findings in migraine identifies association in a Swedish case-control sample
Ran C, Graae L, Magnusson Pk, Pedersen Nl, Olson L, Belin Ac
BMC medical genetics 2014;15():38-

Arterial Blood Pressure and Long-Term Exposure to Traffic-Related Air Pollution: An Analysis in the European Study of Cohorts for Air Pollution Effects (ESCAPE)
Fuks Kb, Weinmayr G, Foraster M, Dratva J, Hampel R, Houthuijs D, et al

Biological insights from 108 schizophrenia-associated genetic loci
Wellcome Trust Case-control Consor, Psychiat Genomics Consortium, Psychosis Endophenotypes Int Conso, Ripke S, Neale Bm, Corvin A, et al
NATURE 2014;511(7510):421-7

Common genetic variants associated with cognitive performance identified using the proxy-phenotype method
Rietveld Ca, Esko T, Davies G, Pers Th, Turley P, Benyamin B, et al
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2014;111(38):13790-4

Copy number variation in schizophrenia in Sweden
Szatkiewicz Jp, O'dushlaine C, Chen G, Chambert K, Moran Jl, Neale Bm, et al
Molecular psychiatry 2014;19(7):762-73

Defining the role of common variation in the genomic and biological architecture of adult human height
Wood Ar, Esko T, Yang J, Vedantam S, Pers Th, Gustafsson S, et al
Nature genetics 2014;46(11):1173-86

DNA mismatch repair gene MSH6 implicated in determining age at natural menopause
Reprogen Consortium, Kconfab Investigators, Perry Jrb, Hsu Yh, Chasman Di, Johnson Ad, et al

Genetic factors may play a prominent role in the development of coronary heart disease dependent on important environmental factors
Song C, Chang Z, Magnusson Pk, Ingelsson E, Pedersen Nl
Journal of internal medicine 2014;275(6):631-9

Genetic Influences on Political Ideologies: Twin Analyses of 19 Measures of Political Ideologies from Five Democracies and Genome-Wide Findings from Three Populations
Hatemi Pk, Medland Se, Klemmensen R, Oskarsson S, Littvay L, Dawes Ct, et al
BEHAVIOR GENETICS 2014;44(3):282-94

Genome-wide association meta-analysis of human longevity identifies a novel locus conferring survival beyond 90 years of age
Deelen J, Beekman M, Uh Hw, Broer L, Ayers Kl, Tan Q, et al
Human molecular genetics 2014;23(16):4420-32

Harmonization of Neuroticism and Extraversion phenotypes across inventories and cohorts in the Genetics of Personality Consortium: an application of Item Response Theory
Van Den Berg Sm, De Moor Mhm, Mcgue M, Pettersson E, Terracciano A, Verweij Kjh, et al
BEHAVIOR GENETICS 2014;44(4):295-313

IgA measurements in over 12 000 Swedish twins reveal sex differential heritability and regulatory locus near CD30L
Viktorin A, Frankowiack M, Padyukov L, Chang Z, Melén E, Sääf A, et al
Human molecular genetics 2014;23(15):4177-84

Large-scale metabolomic profiling identifies novel biomarkers for incident coronary heart disease
Ganna A, Salihovic S, Sundström J, Broeckling Cd, Hedman Ak, Magnusson Pk, et al
PLoS genetics 2014;10(12):e1004801-

Long term exposure to ambient air pollution and incidence of acute coronary events: prospective cohort study and meta-analysis in 11 European cohorts from the ESCAPE Project
Cesaroni G, Forastiere F, Stafoggia M, Andersen Zj, Badaloni C, Beelen R, et al

Long-Term Exposure to Ambient Air Pollution and Incidence of Cerebrovascular Events: Results from 11 European Cohorts within the ESCAPE Project
Stafoggia M, Cesaroni G, Peters A, Andersen Zj, Badaloni C, Beelen R, et al

Methylome-wide association study of schizophrenia: identifying blood biomarker signatures of environmental insults
Aberg Ka, Mcclay Jl, Nerella S, Clark S, Kumar G, Chen W, et al
JAMA psychiatry 2014;71(3):255-64

Multifactorial analysis of changes in body mass index across the adult life course: a study with 65 years of follow-up
Dahl Ak, Reynolds Ca, Fall T, Magnusson Pk, Pedersen Nl
International journal of obesity (2005) 2014;38(8):1133-41

Parent-of-origin-specific allelic associations among 106 genomic loci for age at menarche
Perry Jr, Day F, Elks Ce, Sulem P, Thompson Dj, Ferreira T, et al
Nature 2014;514(7520):92-97

Replicability and robustness of genome-wide-association studies for behavioral traits
Rietveld Ca, Conley D, Eriksson N, Esko T, Medland Se, Vinkhuyzen Aa, et al
Psychological science 2014;25(11):1975-86

Telomere length in circulating leukocytes is associated with lung function and disease
Albrecht E, Sillanpaa E, Karrasch S, Alves Ac, Codd V, Hovatta I, et al

The Relationship between Genes, Psychological Traits, and Political Participation
Dawes C, Cesarini D, Fowler Jh, Johannesson M, Magnusson Pke, Oskarsson S

The Risk of Switch to Mania in Patients With Bipolar Disorder During Treatment With an Antidepressant Alone and in Combination With a Mood Stabilizer
Viktorin A, Lichtenstein P, Thase Me, Larsson H, Lundholm C, Magnusson Pke, et al

A genome-wide assessment of variability in human serum metabolism
Hong Mg, Karlsson R, Magnusson Pk, Lewis Mr, Isaacs W, Zheng Ls, et al
Human mutation 2013;34(3):515-24

A mega-analysis of genome-wide association studies for major depressive disorder
Psychiat Gwas Consortium, Sullivan Pf, Daly Mj, Ripke S, Lewis Cm, Lin Dy, et al
MOLECULAR PSYCHIATRY 2013;18(4):497-511

Clinical depression, antidepressant use and risk of future cardiovascular disease
Rahman I, Humphreys K, Bennet Am, Ingelsson E, Pedersen Nl, Magnusson Pk
European journal of epidemiology 2013;28(7):589-95

Common variants associated with plasma triglycerides and risk for coronary artery disease
Do R, Willer Cj, Schmidt Em, Sengupta S, Gao C, Peloso Gm, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2013;45(11):1345-52

Detecting large copy number variants using exome genotyping arrays in a large Swedish schizophrenia sample
Szatkiewicz Jp, Neale Bm, O'dushlaine C, Fromer M, Goldstein Ji, Moran Jl, et al
Molecular psychiatry 2013;18(11):1178-84

Discovery and refinement of loci associated with lipid levels
Global Lipids Genetics Consortium, Willer Cj, Schmidt Em, Sengupta S, Peloso Gm, Gustafsson S, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2013;45(11):1274-1283

Distinct Loci in the CHRNA5/CHRNA3/CHRNB4 Gene Cluster Are Associated With Onset of Regular Smoking
Stephens Sh, Hartz Sm, Hoft Nr, Saccone Nl, Corley Rc, Hewitt Jk, et al
GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY 2013;37(8):846-59

Gene × physical activity interactions in obesity: combined analysis of 111,421 individuals of European ancestry
Ahmad S, Rukh G, Varga Tv, Ali A, Kurbasic A, Shungin D, et al
PLoS genetics 2013;9(7):e1003607-

Genetic determinants of mortality. Can findings from genome-wide association studies explain variation in human mortality?
Ganna A, Rivadeneira F, Hofman A, Uitterlinden Ag, Magnusson Pk, Pedersen Nl, et al
Human genetics 2013;132(5):553-61

Genetic relationship between five psychiatric disorders estimated from genome-wide SNPs
Int Inflammatory Bowel Dis Genetic, Cross-disorder Grp Psychiat Genomi, Lee Sh, Ripke S, Neale Bm, Faraone Sv, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2013;45(9):984-94

Genome-wide association analysis identifies 13 new risk loci for schizophrenia
Wellcome Trust Case Control Consor, Psychosis Endophenotypes Int Conso, Multictr Genetic Studies Schizophr, Ripke S, O'dushlaine C, Chambert K, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2013;45(10):1150-9

Genome-wide association study of susceptibility loci for cervical cancer
Chen D, Juko-pecirep I, Hammer J, Ivansson E, Enroth S, Gustavsson I, et al
Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2013;105(9):624-33

Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies 11 new loci for anthropometric traits and provides insights into genetic architecture
Berndt Si, Gustafsson S, Magi R, Ganna A, Wheeler E, Feitosa Mf, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2013;45(5):501-12

Germline genetic contributions to risk for esophageal adenocarcinoma, Barrett's esophagus, and gastroesophageal reflux
Ek We, Levine Dm, D'amato M, Pedersen Nl, Magnusson Pk, Bresso F, et al
Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2013;105(22):1711-8

GWAS of 126,559 Individuals Identifies Genetic Variants Associated with Educational Attainment
Lifelines Cohort Study, Rietveld Ca, Medland Se, Derringer J, Yang J, Esko T, et al
SCIENCE 2013;340(6139):1467-71

Heritability and the Equal Environments Assumption: Evidence from Multiple Samples of Misclassified Twins
Conley D, Rauscher E, Dawes C, Magnusson Pke, Siegal Ml
BEHAVIOR GENETICS 2013;43(5):415-26

Identification of seven loci affecting mean telomere length and their association with disease
Cardiogram Consortium, Codd V, Nelson Cp, Albrecht E, Mangino M, Deelen J, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2013;45(4):422-7

Implication of a Rare Deletion at Distal 16p11.2 in Schizophrenia
Wellcome Trust Case Control, Mol Genetics Schizophrenia, Guha S, Rees E, Darvasi A, Ivanov D, et al
JAMA PSYCHIATRY 2013;70(3):253-60

Inference of the Genetic Architecture Underlying BMI and Height with the Use of 20,240 Sibling Pairs
Hemani G, Yang J, Vinkhuyzen A, Powell Je, Willemsen G, Hottenga Jj, et al

MethylPCA: a toolkit to control for confounders in methylome-wide association studies
Chen Wa, Gao Gm, Nerella S, Hultman Cm, Magnusson Pke, Sullivan Pf, et al

Molecular genetics and subjective well-being
Rietveld Ca, Cesarini D, Benjamin Dj, Koellinger Pd, De Neve Je, Tiemeier H, et al

Mosaic copy number variation in schizophrenia
Ruderfer Dm, Chambert K, Moran J, Talkowski M, Chen Es, Gigek C, et al

Multilocus Genetic Risk Scores for Coronary Heart Disease Prediction
Ganna A, Magnusson Pke, Pedersen Nl, De Faire U, Reilly M, Arnlov J, et al

Sex differences in jealousy: a population-based twin study in Sweden
Walum H, Larsson H, Westberg L, Lichtenstein P, Magnusson Pk
Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies 2013;16(5):941-7

Sex-stratified Genome-wide Association Studies Including 270,000 Individuals Show Sexual Dimorphism in Genetic Loci for Anthropometric Traits
Magic Investigators, Diagram Consortium, Randall Jc, Winkler Tw, Kutalik Z, Berndt Si, et al
PLOS GENETICS 2013;9(6):e1003500-

The heritability of moral standards for everyday dishonesty
Loewen Pj, Dawes Ct, Mazar N, Johannesson M, Koellinger P, Magnusson Pke

The Molecular Genetic Architecture of Self-Employment
Van Der Loos Mjhm, Rietveld Ca, Eklund N, Koellinger Pd, Rivadeneira F, Abecasis Gr, et al
PLOS ONE 2013;8(4):e60542-

The Swedish Twin Registry: establishment of a biobank and other recent developments
Magnusson Pk, Almqvist C, Rahman I, Ganna A, Viktorin A, Walum H, et al
Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies 2013;16(1):317-29

Utilizing twins as controls for non-twin case-materials in genome wide association studies
Ganna A, Ortega-alonso A, Havulinna A, Salomaa V, Kaprio J, Pedersen Nl, et al
PloS one 2013;8(12):e83101-

A genome-wide approach accounting for body mass index identifies genetic variants influencing fasting glycemic traits and insulin resistance
Muther Consortium, Diagram Consortium, Manning Ak, Hivert Mf, Scott Ra, Grimsby Jl, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2012;44(6):659-69

A Genome-Wide Association Study of Monozygotic Twin-Pairs Suggests a Locus Related to Variability of Serum High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol
Genomeutwin Project, Surakka I, Whitfield Jb, Perola M, Visscher Pm, Montgomery Gw, et al

Common SNPs explain some of the variation in the personality dimensions of neuroticism and extraversion
Vinkhuyzen Aae, Pedersen Nl, Yang J, Lee Sh, Magnusson Pke, Iacono Wg, et al

Estimating the number of true discoveries in genome-wide association studies
Lee W, Gusnanto A, Salim A, Magnusson P, Sim Xl, Tai Es, et al
STATISTICS IN MEDICINE 2012;31(11-12):1177-89

Exome sequencing and the genetic basis of complex traits
Kiezun A, Garimella K, Do R, Stitziel No, Neale Bm, Mclaren Pj, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2012;44(6):623-30

Extremely low-coverage sequencing and imputation increases power for genome-wide association studies
Pasaniuc B, Rohland N, Mclaren Pj, Garimella K, Zaitlen N, Li H, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2012;44(6):631-5

Genetic and Environmental Influences on the Relationship between Flow Proneness, Locus of Control and Behavioral Inhibition
Mosing Ma, Pedersen Nl, Cesarini D, Johannesson M, Magnusson Pke, Nakamura J, et al
PLOS ONE 2012;7(11):e47958-

Genome-wide association study in a Swedish population yields support for greater CNV and MHC involvement in schizophrenia compared with bipolar disorder
Bergen Se, O'dushlaine Ct, Ripke S, Lee Ph, Ruderfer Dm, Akterin S, et al

Geographic Differences in Genetic Susceptibility to IgA Nephropathy: GWAS Replication Study and Geospatial Risk Analysis
Kiryluk K, Li Yf, Sanna-cherchi S, Rohanizadegan M, Suzuki H, Eitner F, et al
PLOS GENETICS 2012;8(6):e1002765-

Heritability of proneness for psychological flow experiences
Mosing Ma, Magnusson Pke, Pedersen Nl, Nakamura J, Madison G, Ullen F

Impact of Common Variation in Bone-Related Genes on Type 2 Diabetes and Related Traits
Gefos Consortium, Ascot Investigators, Muther Consortium, Diagram Consortium, Magic Investigators, Billings Lk, et al
DIABETES 2012;61(8):2176-86

Large-scale association analyses identify new loci influencing glycemic traits and provide insight into the underlying biological pathways
Diabet Genetics Replication, Scott Ra, Lagou V, Welch Rp, Wheeler E, Montasser Me, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2012;44(9):991-1005

MBD-seq as a cost-effective approach for methylome-wide association studies: demonstration in 1500 case-control samples
Swedish Schizophrenia Consortium, Aberg Ka, Mcclay Jl, Nerella S, Xie Ly, Clark Sl, et al
EPIGENOMICS 2012;4(6):605-21

Meta-analyses identify 13 loci associated with age at menopause and highlight DNA repair and immune pathways
Lifelines Cohort Study, Stolk L, Perry Jrb, Chasman Di, He Cy, Mangino M, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2012;44(3):260-8

Most Reported Genetic Associations With General Intelligence Are Probably False Positives
Chabris Cf, Hebert Bm, Benjamin Dj, Beauchamp J, Cesarini D, Van Der Loos M, et al
PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE 2012;23(11):1314-23

Proneness for psychological flow in everyday life: Associations with personality and intelligence
Ullen F, De Manzano O, Almeida R, Magnusson Pke, Pedersen Nl, Nakamura J, et al

Risk Prediction Measures for Case-Cohort and Nested Case-Control Designs: An Application to Cardiovascular Disease
Ganna A, Reilly M, De Faire U, Pedersen N, Magnusson P, Ingelsson E

The Behavioral Genetics of Behavioral Anomalies
Cesarini D, Johannesson M, Magnusson Pke, Wallace B
MANAGEMENT SCIENCE 2012;58(1):21-34

The genetic architecture of economic and political preferences
Benjamin Dj, Cesarini D, Van Der Loos Mjhm, Dawes Ct, Koellinger Pd, Magnusson Pke, et al

The genetic influence on diverticular disease - a twin study
Granlund J, Svensson T, Olen O, Hjern F, Pedersen Nl, Magnusson Pke, et al

The Genetic Origins of the Relationship between Psychological Traits and Social Trust
Oskarsson S, Dawes C, Johannesson M, Magnusson Pke

The Promises and Pitfalls of Genoeconomics
Swedish Large Schizophrenia Study, Wisconsin Longitudinal Study, Framingham Heart Study, Swedish Twin Registry, Age Gene Environm, Benjamin Dj, et al

Genetic and environmental regulation of inflammatory CVD biomarkers Lp-PLA(2) and IgM anti-PC
Rahman I, Atout R, Pedersen Nl, De Faire U, Frostegard J, Ninio E, et al
ATHEROSCLEROSIS 2011;218(1):117-22

Genetic architecture of circulating lipid levels
Engage Consortium, Demirkan A, Amin N, Isaacs A, Jarvelin Mr, Whitfield Jb, et al

Genetic Influences on Peripheral Arterial Disease in a Twin Population
Wahlgren Cm, Magnusson Pke

The Child and Adolescent Twin Study in Sweden (CATSS)
Anckarsater H, Lundstrom S, Kollberg L, Kerekes N, Palm C, Carlstrom E, et al

The Genetic Structure of the Swedish Population
Humphreys K, Grankvist A, Leu M, Hall P, Liu Jj, Ripatti S, et al
PLOS ONE 2011;6(8):e22547-

Biological, clinical and population relevance of 95 loci for blood lipids
Teslovich Tm, Musunuru K, Smith Av, Edmondson Ac, Stylianou Im, Koseki M, et al
NATURE 2010;466(7307):707-13

Gallstone disease in Swedish twins: risk is associated with ABCG8 D19H genotype
Katsika D, Magnusson P, Krawczyk M, Grunhage F, Lichtenstein P, Einarsson C, et al

Genetic and environmental contributions to abdominal aortic aneurysm development in a twin population
Wahlgren Cm, Larsson E, Magnusson Pke, Hultgren R, Swedenborg J

Macrophage inhibitory cytokine-1 (MIC-1/GDF15): a new marker of all-cause mortality
Wiklund Fe, Bennet Am, Magnusson Pke, Eriksson Uk, Lindmark F, Wu Ly, et al
AGING CELL 2010;9(6):1057-64

New genetic loci implicated in fasting glucose homeostasis and their impact on type 2 diabetes risk
Diagram Consortium, Magic Investigators, Anders Hamsten Procardis Consortiu, Global Bpgen Consortium, Giant Consortium, Dupuis J, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2010;42(2):105-16

Thirty new loci for age at menarche identified by a meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies
Giant Consortium, Elks Ce, Perry Jrb, Sulem P, Chasman Di, Franceschini N, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2010;42(12):1077-85

Association of body size and muscle strength with incidence of coronary heart disease and cerebrovascular diseases: a population-based cohort study of one million Swedish men
Silventoinen K, Magnusson Pke, Tynelius P, Batty Gd, Rasmussen F

Genetic Dominance Influences Blood Biomarker Levels in a Sample of 12,000 Swedish Elderly Twins
Rahman I, Bennet Am, Pedersen Nl, De Faire U, Svensson P, Magnusson Pke

Genome-wide Association Study of Smoking Initiation and Current Smoking
Vink Jm, Smit Ab, De Geus Ejc, Sullivan P, Willemsen G, Hottenga Jj, et al

Geographical structure and differential natural selection among North European populations
Mcevoy Bp, Montgomery Gw, Mcrae Af, Ripatti S, Perola M, Spector Td, et al
GENOME RESEARCH 2009;19(5):804-14

How Many Genetic Variants Remain to Be Discovered?
Pawitan Y, Seng Kc, Magnusson Pke
PLOS ONE 2009;4(12):e7969-

Loci influencing lipid levels and coronary heart disease risk in 16 European population cohorts
Engage Consortium, Aulchenko Ys, Ripatti S, Lindqvist I, Boomsma D, Heid Im, et al
NATURE GENETICS 2009;41(1):47-55

Multicenter dizygotic twin cohort study confirms two linkage susceptibility loci for body mass index at 3q29 and 7q36 and identifies three further potential novel loci
Genomeutwin Project, Kettunen J, Perola M, Martin Ng, Cornes Bk, Wilson Sg, et al

New projects at The Swedish Twin Registry
Broumandi R, Boman M, Carlstrom E, Larsson H, Magnusson P, Lichtenstein P
BEHAVIOR GENETICS 2009;39(6):639-639

Strategies and issues in the detection of pathway enrichment in genome-wide association studies
Hong Mg, Pawitan Y, Magnusson Pke, Prince Ja
HUMAN GENETICS 2009;126(2):289-301

Temporal trends over 3 decades and intrafamilial clustering of HPV types in Swedish patients with cervical cancer in situ
Ivansson El, Gustavsson Im, Wilander E, Magnusson Pke, Gyllensten Ub

Association of body size and muscle strength with incidence of coronary heart disease and cerebrovascular diseases: a population-based cohort study of one million Swedish men
Rasmussen F, Silventoinen K, Magnusson Pke, Tynelius P

Diabetes and Obesity-Related Risks for Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery in a Cohort of Swedish Twins
Forsman M, Iliadou A, Magnusson P, Falconer C, Altman D
DIABETES CARE 2008;31(10):1997-9

Does obesity modify the effect of blood pressure on the risk of cardiovascular disease? A population-based cohort study of more than one million Swedish men
Silventoinen K, Magnusson Pke, Neovius M, Sundstrom J, Batty Gd, Tynelius P, et al
CIRCULATION 2008;118(16):1637-42

Genome-wide search for QTLs for apolipoprotein A-I level in elderly Swedish DZ twins: evidence of female-specific locus on 15q11-13
Magnusson Pke, Boman M, De Faire U, Perola M, Peltonen L, Pedersen Nl

Heritability of body size and muscle strength in young adulthood: A study of one million Swedish men
Silventoinen K, Magnusson Pke, Tynelius P, Kaprio J, Rasmussen F

MHC loci affecting cervical cancer risk: distinguishing the effects of HLA-DQB1 and non-HLA genes TNF, LTA, TAP1 and TAP2
Ivansson El, Magnusson Jj, Magnusson Pke, Erlich Ha, Gyllensten Ub
GENES AND IMMUNITY 2008;9(7):613-23

Polymorphisms in 9q32 and TSCOT are linked to cervical cancer in affected sib-pairs with high mean age at diagnosis
Engelmark Mt, Ivansson El, Magnusson Jj, Gustavsson Im, Wyoni Pi, Ingman M, et al
HUMAN GENETICS 2008;123(5):437-43

Transcriptome-Wide Assessment of Human Brain and Lymphocyte Senescence
Hong Mg, Myers Aj, Magnusson Pke, Prince Ja
PLOS ONE 2008;3(8):e3024-

Combined genome scans for body stature in 6,602 European twins: Evidence for common Caucasian loci
Genomeutwin Project, Perola M, Sammalisto S, Hiekkalinna T, Martin Ng, Visscher Pm, et al
PLOS GENETICS 2007;3(6):e97-

Variants of chemokine receptor 2 and interleukin 4 receptor, but not interleukin 10 or Fas ligand, increase risk of cervical cancer
Ivansson El, Gustavsson Im, Magnusson Jj, Steiner Ll, Magnusson Pke, Erlich Ha, et al

Association of body mass index with suicide mortality: A prospective cohort study of more than one million men
Magnusson Pke, Rasmussen F, Lawlor Da, Tynelius P, Gunnell D

Height at age 18 years is a strong predictor of attained education later in life: cohort study of over 950 000 Swedish men
Magnusson Pke, Rasmussen F, Gyllensten Ub

Identification of susceptibility loci for cervical carcinoma by genome scan of affected sib-pairs
Engelmark Mt, Ivansson El, Magnusson Jj, Gustavsson Im, Beskow Ah, Magnusson Pke, et al
HUMAN MOLECULAR GENETICS 2006;15(22):3351-60

Re: "Association of body mass index with suicide mortality: A prospective cohort study of more than one million men"
Bernsen Rm, Nagelkerke Nj

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Magnusson Pke, Rasmussen F, Lawlor Da, Tynelius P, Gunnell D

Reduced incidence of cervical cancer in mothers of sons with allergic rhinoconjunctivitis, asthma or eczema
Ivansson El, Rasmussen F, Gyllensten Ub, Magnusson Pke

Low intelligence test scores in 18 year old men and risk of suicide: cohort study
Gunnell D, Magnusson Pke, Rasmussen F
BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL 2005;330(7484):167-

Strong inverse association between height and suicide in a large cohort of Swedish men: Evidence of early life origins of suicidal behavior?
Magnusson Pke, Gunnell D, Tynelius P, Smith Gd, Rasmussen F

Warfarin sensitivity related to CYP2C9, CYP3A5, ABCB1 (MDR1) and other factors
Wadelius M, Sorlin K, Wallerman O, Karlsson J, Yue Qy, Magnusson Pke, et al

A genomewide screen of 345 families for autism-susceptibility loci
Yonan Al, Alarcon M, Cheng R, Magnusson Pke, Spence Sj, Palmer Aa, et al

Familial resemblance of body mass index and familial risk of high and low body mass index. A study of young men in Sweden
Magnusson Pke, Rasmussen F

The familial component of body mass index in young men. A population-based study of 92,869 Swedish families.
Rasmussen F, Magnusson Pke

A genomewide screen for autism susceptibility loci
Autism Genetic Resource Exchange C, Liu Jj, Nyholt Dr, Magnussen P, Parano E, Pavone P, et al

Gastric cancer and human leukocyte antigen: Distinct DQ and DR alleles are associated with development of gastric cancer and infection by Helicobacter pylori
Magnusson Pke, Enroth H, Eriksson I, Held M, Nyren O, Engstrand L, et al
CANCER RESEARCH 2001;61(6):2684-9

Susceptibility locus for epidermodysplasia verruciformis not linked to cervical cancer in situ
Beskow Ah, Ronnholm J, Magnusson Pke, Gyllensten Ub
HEREDITAS 2001;135(1):61-3

A prospective study showing long-term infection with human papillomavirus 16 before the development of cervical carcinoma in situ
Ylitalo N, Josefsson A, Melbye M, Sorensen P, Frisch M, Anderson Pk, et al
CANCER RESEARCH 2000;60(21):6027-32

Cervical cancer risk: is there a genetic component?
Magnusson Pke, Gyllensten Ub

Consistent high viral load of human papillomavirus 16 and risk of cervical carcinoma in situ: a nested case-control study
Ylitalo N, Sorensen P, Josefsson Am, Magnusson Pke, Andersen Pk, Ponten J, et al
LANCET 2000;355(9222):2194-8

Heritability of cervical tumours
Magnusson Pke, Lichtenstein P, Gyllensten Ub

Viral load of human papilloma virus 16 as a determinant for development of cervical carcinoma in situ: a nested case-control study
Josefsson Am, Magnusson Pke, Ylitalo N, Sorensen P, Qwarforth-tubbin P, Andersen Pk, et al
LANCET 2000;355(9222):2189-93

Genetic link to cervical tumours
Magnusson Pke, Sparen P, Gyllensten Ub
NATURE 1999;400(6739):29-30

Human papillomavirus detection by PCR and typing by dot-blot
Josefsson A, Magnusson P, Gyllensten U
Methods in molecular medicine 1999;20():171-93

p53 polymorphism and risk of cervical cancer
Josefsson Am, Magnusson Pke, Ylitalo N, Quarforth-tubbin P, Ponten J, Adami Ho, et al
NATURE 1998;396(6711):531-author

The NIK protein kinase and C17orf1 genes: chromosomal mapping, gene structures and mutational screening in frontotemporal dementia and parkinsonism linked to chromosome 17
Aronsson Fc, Magnusson P, Andersson B, Karsten Sl, Shibasaki Y, Lendon Cl, et al
HUMAN GENETICS 1998;103(3):340-5

Analysis of loss of heterozygosity in microdissected tumor cells from cervical carcinoma using fluorescent dUTP labeling of PCR products
Magnusson Pke, Wilander E, Gyllensten U
BIOTECHNIQUES 1996;21(5):844-7

Chromosome-specific panels of tri- and tetranucleotide microsatellite markers for multiplex fluorescent detection and automated genotyping: Evaluation of their utility in pathology and forensics
Lindqvist Akb, Magnusson Pke, Balciuniene J, Wadelius C, Lindholm E, Alarconriquelme Me, et al
GENOME RESEARCH 1996;6(12):1170-6

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