An Overview

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Goin DE, Smed MK, Pachter L, Purdom E, Nelson JL, Kjærgaard H, Olsen J, Hetland ML, Zoffmann V, Ottesen B, Jawaheer D (2017). Pregnancy-induced gene expression changes in vivo among women with rheumatoid arthritis: a pilot study. Arthritis Res Ther. 19(1): 104.

Rom AL, Wu CS, Olsen J, Jawaheer D, Hetland ML, Ottesen B, Mørch LS (2017) Parental Rheumatoid Arthritis, Child Mortality and Case Fatality A Nationwide Cohort Study. Arthritis Care Res 69(6): 933-937.


Honne K, Hallgrímsdóttir I, Wu C, Sebro R, Jewell NP, Sakurai T, Iwamoto M, Minota S, Jawaheer D (2016). A longitudinal genome-wide association study of anti-tumor necrosis factor response among Japanese patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Res Ther.: 18(1):12.

Rom AL, Wu CS, Olsen J, Jawaheer D, Hetland ML, Ottesen B, Mørch LS (2016). Parental rheumatoid arthritis and long-term child morbidity: a nationwide cohort study. Ann Rheum Dis. 75(10): 1831-7.

Rom AL, Wu CS, Olsen J, Jawaheer D, Hetland ML, Christensen J, Ottesen B, Mørch LS (2016). Parental rheumatoid arthritis and childhood epilepsy: A nationwide cohort study. Neurology 87(24): 2510-2516.


Mittal A, Pachter L, Nelson JL, Kjærgaard H, Smed MK, Gildengorin VL, Zoffmann V, Hetland ML, Jewell NP, Olsen J, Jawaheer D (2015). Pregnancy-induced changes in systemic gene expression among healthy women and women with rheumatoid arthritis. PLoS One. 10(12): e0145204.

Rom AL, Wu CS, Olsen J, Jawaheer D, Hetland ML, Ottesen B, Mørch LS (2015). Parental rheumatoid arthritis and long-term child morbidity: a nationwide cohort study. Ann Rheum Dis. pii: annrheumdis-2015-208072. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2015-208072. [Epub ahead of print]


Rom AL, Wu CS, Olsen J, Kjaergaard H, Jawaheer D, Hetland ML, Vestergaard M, Mørch LS (2014). Fetal growth and preterm birth in children exposed to maternal or paternal rheumatoid arthritis. A nationwide cohort study. Arthritis Rheumatol. 66(12): 3265-73.


Jawaheer D, Messing S, Reed G, Ranganath VK, Kremer JM, Louie JS, Khanna D, Greenberg JD, Furst DE (2012). Significance of sex in achieving sustained remission in the consortium of rheumatology researchers of North America cohort of rheumatoid arthritis patients. Arthritis Care Res. 64(12): 1811-8. doi: 10.1002/acr.21762

Jawaheer D, Olsen J, Hetland ML (2012). Gender Differences in Response to Anti-TNF Therapy in Early and Established Rheumatoid Arthritis – Results from the Longitudinal Danish DANBIO Registry. J Rheumatol 39(1):46-53.


Jawaheer D, Zhu JL, Nohr EA, Olsen J (2011). Time to Pregnancy among Women with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Rheum. 63(6):1517-21


Jawaheer D, Maranian P, Park G, Lahiff M, Amjadi SS, Paulus HE (2010). Disease progression and treatment responses in a prospective DMARD-naive seropositive early rheumatoid arthritis cohort: does gender matter? J Rheumatol. 37(12):2475-85.

Jawaheer D, Olsen J, Lahiff M, Forsberg S, Lahteenmaki J, da Silveira IG, Rocha FA, Magalhães Laurindo IM, Henrique da Mota LM, Drosos AA, Murphy E, Sheehy C, Quirke E, Cutolo M, Rexhepi S, Dadoniene J, Verstappen SM, Sokka T; QUEST-RA. (2010). Gender, body mass index and rheumatoid arthritis disease activity: results from the QUEST-RA Study. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 28(4): 454-61

Prior to 2010

Jasinska AJ, Service S, Jawaheer D, DeYoung J, Levinson M, Zhang Z, Kremeyer B, Muller H, Aldana I, Garcia J, Restrepo G, Lopez C, Palacio C, Duque C, Parra M, Vega J, Ortiz D, Bedoya G, Mathews C, Davanzo P, Fournier E, Bejarano J, Ramirez M, Araya Ortiz C, Araya X, Molina J, Sabatti C, Reus V, Ospina J, Macaya G, Ruiz-Linares A, Freimer NB (2009). A narrow and highly significant linkage signal for severe bipolar disorder in the chromosome 5q33 region in Latin American pedigrees. Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet. 150B(7):998-1006.

Ranganath VK, Yoon J, Khanna D, Park GS, Furst DE, Elashoff DA, Jawaheer D, Sharp JT, Gold RH, Keystone EC, Paulus HE; Western Consortium of Practicing Rheumatologists (2007). Comparison of composite measures of disease activity in an early seropositive rheumatoid arthritis cohort. Ann Rheum Dis. 2007 Dec;66(12):1633-40.

Criswell LA, Chen WV, Jawaheer D, Lum RF, Wener MH, Gu X, Gregersen PK, Amos, CI (2007). Dissecting the heterogeneity of rheumatoid arthritis through linkage analysis of quantitative traits.
Arthritis Rheum. 56(1):58-68.

Jawaheer D, Lum RF, Gregersen PK, Criswell LA (2006). Influence of male sex on disease phenotype in familial rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Rheum. 54(10):3087-94.
Etzel C, Chen W, Sheppard N, Jawaheer D, Gregersen PK, Seldin MF, Cornelis F, Amos CI (2006). Genome-wide meta-analysis for rheumatoid arthritis. Hum Genet 119(6): 634-41.

John S, Amos CI, Sheppard N, Chen W, Butterworth A, Etzel C, Jawaheer D, Seldin MF, Silman AJ, Gregersen PK, Worthington J (2006). Linkage analysis of rheumatoid arthritis in US and UK families reveal interactions between HLA-DRB1 and loci on chromosome 6q and 16p. Arthritis Rheum 54(5): 1482-90.

Service S, Molina J, DeYoung J, Jawaheer D, Aldana I, Vu T, Bejarano J, Fournier E, Ramirez M, Mathews CA, Davanzo P, Macaya G, Sandkuijl L, Sabatti C, Reus V, Freimer N (2006). Results of a SNP genome screen in a large Costa Rican pedigree segregating for severe Bipolar Disorder. Am J Med Genet, Part B Neuropsychiatric Genet 141(4): 367-73.

Herzberg I, Jasinska A, Garcia J, Jawaheer D, Service S, Kremeyer B, Duque C, Parra MV, Vega J, Ortiz D, Carvajal L, Polanco G, Restrepo GJ, Lopez C, Palacio C, Levinson M, Aldana I, Mathews C, Davanzo P, Molina J, Fournier E, Bejarano J, Ramirez M, Ortiz CA, Araya X, Sabatti C, Reus V, Macaya G, Bedoya G, Ospina J, Freimer N, Ruiz-Linares A (2006). Convergent linkage evidence from two Latin-American population isolates supports the presence of a susceptibility locus for bipolar disorder in 5q31-34. Hum Mol Genet. 15(21): 3146-53.

Huizinga TW, Amos CI, van der Helm-van Mil A, Chen W, van Gaalen FA, Jawaheer D, Schreuder G, Wener M, Breedveld FC, Ahmad N, Lum RF, de Vries R, Gregersen PK, Toes R, Criswell LA (2005). Refining the complex rheumatoid arthritis phenotype based on specificity of the HLA-DRB1 shared epitope for antibodies to citrullinated proteins. Arthritis Rheum 52(11): 3433-8.

Jawaheer D, Lum RF, Amos CI, Gregersen PK, Criswell LA (2004). Clustering of disease features within 512 multicase rheumatoid arthritis families. Arthritis Rheum. 50(3):736-41.

Jawaheer D, Juo SH, Le Caignec C, David A, Petit C, Gregersen P, et al. (2003). Mapping a gene for 46,XY gonadal dysgenesis by linkage analysis. Clin Genet. 63(6):530-5.

Jawaheer D, Seldin MF, Amos CI, Chen WV, Shigeta R, Etzel C, et al. (2003). Screening the genome for rheumatoid arthritis susceptibility genes: A replication study and combined analysis of 512 multicase families. Arthritis Rheum. 48(4):906-16.

Jawaheer D, Li W, Graham RR, Chen WC, Damle A, Xiao X, et al. (2002). Dissecting the genetic complexity of the HLA association with rheumatoid arthritis. Am J Hum Genet. 71:585-94.

Graham RR, Ortmann WA, Langefeld CD, Jawaheer D, Selby SA, Rodine PR, et al. (2002). Visualizing human leukocyte antigen class II risk haplotypes in human systemic lupus erythematosus. Am J Hum Genet. 71(3):543-53.

Jawaheer D, Gregersen PK (2002). Rheumatoid arthritis: The genetic components. Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America 28(1): 1-15.

Jawaheer D, Gregersen PK (2002). The search for rheumatoid arthritis susceptibility genes: A call for global collaboration. Arthritis Rheum 46(3): 582-584.

Jawaheer D, Seldin MF, Amos CI, Chen WV, Shigeta R, Monteiro J, et al. (2001). A genomewide screen in multiplex rheumatoid arthritis families suggests genetic overlap with other autoimmune diseases. Am J Hum Genet. 68(4):927-36.

Jawaheer D, MacGregor AJ, Gregersen PK, Silman AJ, Ollier WE (1996). Unexpected HLA haplotype sharing in dizygotic twin pairs discordant for rheumatoid arthritis. J Med Genet. 33(12):1015-8.

MacGregor A, Ollier W, Thomson W, Jawaheer D, Silman A (1995). HLA-DRB1*0401/0404 genotype and rheumatoid arthritis: increased association in men, young age at onset, and disease severity. J Rheumatol. 22(6):1032-6.

Jawaheer D, Thomson W, MacGregor AJ, Carthy D, Davidson J, Dyer PA, et al. (1994). "Homozygosity" for the HLA-DR shared epitope contributes the highest risk for rheumatoid arthritis concordance in identical twins. Arthritis Rheum. 37(5):681-6.

Jawaheer D, Ollier WE, Thomson W (1993). Multiplex ARMS-RFLP: a simple and rapid method for HLA-DR4 subtyping. Eur J Immunogenet. 20(3):175-87.


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