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    • Genetic Variants in FGFR2 and FGFR4 Genes and Skin Cancer Risk in the Nurses' Health Study 

      Nan, Hongmei; Qureshi, Abrar A; Hunter, David J.; Han, Jiali (BioMed Central, 2009)
      Background: The human fibroblast growth factor (FGF) and its receptor (FGFR) play an important role in tumorigenesis. Deregulation of the FGFR2 gene has been identified in a number of cancer sites. Overexpression of the ...
    • A Genome-Wide Association Study Identifies Novel Alleles Associated with Hair Color and Skin Pigmentation 

      Kraft, Peter; Guo, Qun; Qureshi, Abrar; Duffy, David L.; Montgomery, Grant W.; Hayward, Nicholas K.; Thomas, Gilles; Hoover, Robert N.; Chanock, Stephen; Han, Jiali; Nan, Hongmei; Chen, Constance; Hankinson, Susan Elizabeth; Hu, Frank B.; Zhao, Zhen Zhen; Martin, Nicholas G.; Hunter, David J. (Public Library of Science, 2008)
      We conducted a multi-stage genome-wide association study of natural hair color in more than 10,000 men and women of European ancestry from the United States and Australia. An initial analysis of 528,173 single nucleotide ...