Recent Publications

Fifteen new risk loci for coronary artery disease highlight arterial-wall-specific mechanisms

Bioactive Lipids and Circulating Progenitor Cells in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease

Pathway-Specific Aggregate Biomarker Risk Score Is Associated With Burden of Coronary Artery Disease and Predicts Near-Term Risk of Myocardial Infarction and Death

Variant ASGR1 Associated with a Reduced Risk of Coronary Artery Disease

Variants with large effects on blood lipids and the large role of cholesterol and triglycerides in corlonary artery disease

Circulating Progenitor Cells Identify Peripheral Arterial Disease in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease

Soluble Urokinase Receptor and Chronic Kidney Disease

Common sequence variants associated with coronary artery disease correlate with the extent of coronary atherosclerosis

Plasma PCSK9 levels are elevated with acute myocardial infarction in two independent retrospective angiographic studies

Oxidative stress is associated with increased pulmonary artery systolic pressure in humans

Hematopoietic Progenitor Cells Expressing CD34+ and CD133+ Surface Markers are Predictors of Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes in a Population with Coronary Artery Disease

Mean Platelet Volume is an Independent Predictor of Acute Myocardial Infarction and Future Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes in Individuals with Coronary Artery Disease

Mean Platelet Volume is an Independent Predictor of Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction and is Associated with Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes

A Cumulative Family History Score is Associated with Greater Severity and Progression of Angiographic Coronary Artery Disease

Association of Depression with Soluble Urokinase- Type Plasminogen Activator Receptor and Other Markers of Inflammation and Immunity

Soluble Urokinase Plasminogen Activator Receptor (suPAR) is Associated with Presence and Severity of Coronary Disease and is an Independent Predictor of Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes

Serum Heat Shock Protein-70 is Associated With Decreased Frequency and Severity of Cellular Rejection in Cardiac Transplant Patients

Aggregate Risk Score Based on Markers of Inflammation, Immunity, and Thrombosis is an Independent Predictor of Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes

 The 5-Lipoxygenase Inhibitor Zileuton Improves Endothelial Function in Carriers of Coronary Heart Disease Risk Haplotypes in the ALOX5AP and LTA4H Leukotriene Pathway Genes