Jennifer Wessel

  • 1468 Citations
  • 20 h-Index
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Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Medicine & Life Sciences
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Publications 2004 2019

  • 1468 Citations
  • 20 h-Index
  • 48 Article
  • 1 Conference contribution
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Review article
13 Citations (Scopus)

Exome sequencing of 20,791 cases of type 2 diabetes and 24,440 controls

Broad Genomics Platform, DiscovEHR Collaboration, CHARGE, LuCamp, ProDiGY, GoT2D, ESP, SIGMA-T2D, T2D-GENES & AMP-T2D-GENES, Jun 6 2019, In : Nature. 570, 7759, p. 71-76 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Gene Knockout Techniques
Gene Frequency

Impact of Rare and Common Genetic Variants on Diabetes Diagnosis by Hemoglobin A1c in Multi-Ancestry Cohorts: The Trans-Omics for Precision Medicine Program

TOPMed Diabetes Working Group, TOPMed Hematology Working Group, TOPMed Hemostasis Working Group & National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute TOPMed Consortium, Oct 3 2019, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 105, 4, p. 706-718 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Precision Medicine
Hispanic Americans
African Americans
Gene Frequency
4 Citations (Scopus)

Maternal lipid profile differs by gestational diabetes physiologic subtype

Layton, J., Powe, C., Allard, C., Battista, M. C., Doyon, M., Bouchard, L., Perron, P., Wessel, J. & Hivert, M. F., Feb 1 2019, In : Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental. 91, p. 39-42 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gestational Diabetes
Fatty Acids
6 Citations (Scopus)

Protein-coding variants implicate novel genes related to lipid homeostasis contributing to body-fat distribution

T2D-Genes Consortium, The MAGIC Investigators, CHD Exome+ Consortium, Cohorts for Heart and Aging Research in Genomic Epidemiology (CHARGE) Consortium, EPIC-CVD Consortium, ExomeBP Consortium, Global Lipids Genetic Consortium, GoT2D Genes Consortium, InterAct & ReproGen Consortium, Mar 1 2019, In : Nature genetics. 51, 3, p. 452-469 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Fat Distribution

Publisher Correction: Protein-altering variants associated with body mass index implicate pathways that control energy intake and expenditure in obesity (Nature Genetics, (2018), 50, 1, (26-41), 10.1038/s41588-017-0011-x)

CHD Exome+ Consortium, EPIC-CVD Consortium, ExomeBP Consortium, Global Lipids Genetic Consortium, GoT2D Genes Consortium, EPIC-InterAct Consortium, INTERVAL Study, ReproGen Consortium, T2D-Genes Consortium, The MAGIC Investigators & Understanding Society Scientific Group, Jan 1 2019, In : Nature genetics.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
Energy Intake
Energy Metabolism
Body Mass Index