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March 2021

Marie-France Hivert and colleagues’ article “DNA methylation of blood cells is associated with prevalent type 2 diabetes in a meta-analysis of four European cohorts” is published in Clinical Epigenetics.

Marie-France Hivert and colleagues’ article “Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances and calcifications of the coronary and aortic arteries in adults with prediabetes: Results from the diabetes prevention program outcomes study” is published in Environmental International.

Marie-France Hivert and colleagues’ article “Detecting differentially methylated regions with multiple distinct associations” is published in Future Medicine Epigenomics.

Director Ann Wu was one of the theme coordinators for the March issue of The Journal of Allergy of Clinical Immunology: In Practice.

Ann Wu, MD, MPH, was a theme coordinator for the March 2021 issue.

Marie-France Hivert and colleagues’ article “Comparative epigenome-wide analysis highlights placenta-specific differentially methylated regions” is published in Future Medicine Epigenomics.

Director Ann Wu and colleagues’ article “Biologic Therapy in Allergy Practice: A New Era in Treatment Has Begun” is published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice.

Ann Wu, Chris Lu, Kurt Christensen, Pamela McMahon, and colleagues’ article “Universal newborn genetic screening for pediatric cancer predisposition syndromes: model-based insights” is published in Genetics in Medicine.

February 2021

Marie-France Hivert and colleagues’ article “A prospective study of maternal adiposity and glycemic traits across pregnancy and mid-childhood metabolomic profiles” is published in International Journal of Obesity.

Marie-France Hivert and colleagues’ article “Separating Algorithms from Questions and Causal Inference with Unmeasured Exposures: An Application to Birth Cohort Studies of Early BMI Rebound” is published in American Journal of Epidemiology.

In February PROMoTeR hosted Dr. Stephen Kingsmore - President and Chief Executive Officer, Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine as this year’s PROMoTeR Center Visiting Professor. Dr. Kingsmore presented “Rapid whole genome sequencing in newborns for rare diseases”

January 2021

Marie-France Hivert and colleagues’ article “Maternal anxiety during pregnancy and newborn epigenome-wide DNA methylation” is published in Molecular Psychiatry.

Marie-France Hivert and colleagues’ article “Epigenome-wide association study of maternal hemoglobin A1c in pregnancy and cord blood DNA methylation” is published in Epigenomics.

Ann Wu and colleagues’ article “Pharmacogenetics of inhaled corticosteroids and exacerbation risk in adults with asthma” is published in Clinical & Experimental Allergy.

Marie-France Hivert and colleagues’ article “Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances and kidney function: Follow-up results from the Diabetes Prevention Program trial” is published in Environmental International.

Marie-France Hivert and colleagues’ article “Neighborhood Child Opportunity Index and Adolescent Cardiometabolic Risk” is published in Pediatrics.

Kirsten Voorhies, Joanne Sordillo, Sharon Lutz, Ann Wu, and colleagues’ article “Age by Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Interactions on Bronchodilator Response in Asthmatics” is published in Journal of Personalized Medicine.

In January, PROMoTeR hosted Dr. Ofer Levy, Director of the Precision Vaccine Program at Boston Children’s Hospital. Dr. Levy presented “Precision Vaccines: Bringing Precision Medicine to Vaccinology”.