Gary W Beecham, Ph.D., North Carolina State University, Bioinformatics, 2006

Associate Professor

  • 6406 Citations
20092021
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Personal profile

Research interests

Diverse Groups Worked With (USA): worked with a lot of genetic data from South Florida Hispanics and Blacks

Research interests

  • study of the genetics of cardiovascular disease in a predominantly Hispanic population.
  • Study of the genetic etiology of complex disease – often in racially/ethnically diverse populations

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Alzheimer Disease Medicine & Life Sciences
Genome-Wide Association Study Medicine & Life Sciences
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Genome Medicine & Life Sciences
Parkinson Disease Medicine & Life Sciences
Hispanic Americans Medicine & Life Sciences
Meta-Analysis Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2010 2021

Molecular Epidemiology
Hispanic Americans
Alzheimer Disease
Genome
Mutation
Alzheimer Disease
Population
Hispanic Americans
Puerto Rico
African Americans
African Americans
Alzheimer Disease
Health
Dementia
Precision Medicine

Genetics of Parkinsonism

Scott, W. K., Beecham, G. W., Vance, J. M., Wahlestedt, C. R., Wahlestedt, C. R., Dykxhoorn, D. M., Wahlestedt, C. R. & Dykxhoorn, D. M.

National Institutes of Health

9/15/108/31/18

Project: Research project

Parkinson Disease
Exome
Parkinsonian Disorders
Genes
Inborn Genetic Diseases
Coronary Artery Disease
Genome-Wide Association Study
Genotype
Sudden Cardiac Death
Risk Reduction Behavior

Research Output 2009 2019

  • 6406 Citations
  • 88 Article
3 Citations (Scopus)

A rare missense variant of CASP7 is associated with familial late-onset Alzheimer's disease

Alzheimer's Disease Sequencing Project, Mar 1 2019, In : Alzheimer's and Dementia. 15, 3, p. 441-452 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Alzheimer Disease
Hispanic Americans
Genome-Wide Association Study
Case-Control Studies
Alzheimer disease type 2
1 Citation (Scopus)

Genetic and lifestyle risk factors for MRI-defined brain infarcts in a population-based setting

Chauhan, G., Adams, H. H. H., Satizabal, C. L., Bis, J. C., Teumer, A., Sargurupremraj, M., Hofer, E., Trompet, S., Hilal, S., Smith, A. V., Jian, X., Malik, R., Traylor, M., Pulit, S. L., Amouyel, P., Mazoyer, B., Zhu, Y. C., Kaffashian, S., Schilling, S., Beecham, G. W. & 130 others, Montine, T. J., Schellenberg, G. D., Kjartansson, O., Guonason, V., Knopman, D. S., Griswold, M. E., Windham, B. G., Gottesman, R. F., Mosley, T. H., Schmidt, R., Saba, Y., Schmidt, H., Takeuchi, F., Yamaguchi, S., Nabika, T., Kato, N., Rajan, K. B., Aggarwal, N. T., De Jager, P. L., Evans, D. A., Psaty, B. M., Rotter, J. I., Rice, K., Lopez, O. L., Liao, J., Chen, C., Cheng, C. Y., Wong, T. Y., Ikram, M. K., Van Der Lee, J. S., Amin, N., Chouraki, V., DeStefano, A. L., Aparicio, H. J., Romero, J. R., Maillard, P., DeCarli, C., Wardlaw, J. M., Del Valdes Hernandez, M. C., Luciano, M., Liewald, D., Deary, I. J., Starr, J. M., Bastin, M. E., Maniega, S. M., Slagboom, P. E., Beekman, M., Deelen, J., Uh, H. W., Lemmens, R., Brodaty, H., Wright, M. J., Ames, D., Boncoraglio, G. B., Hopewell, J. C., Beecham, A. H., Blanton, S. H., Wright, C. B., Sacco, R. L., Wen, W., Thalamuthu, A., Armstrong, N. J., Chong, E., Schofield, P. R., Kwok, J. B., Van der Grond, J., Stott, D. J., Ford, I., Jukema, J. W., Vernooij, M. W., Hofman, A., Uitterlinden, A. G., Van der Lugt, A., Wittfeld, K., Grabe, H. J., Hosten, N., Von Sarnowski, B., Volker, U., Levi, C., Jimenez-Conde, J., Sharma, P., Sudlow, C. L. M., Rosand, J., Woo, D., Cole, J. W., Meschia, J. F., Slowik, A., Thijs, V., Lindgren, A., Melander, O., Grewal, R. P., Rundek, T., Rexrode, K., Rothwell, P. M., Arnett, D. K., Jern, C., Johnson, J. A., Benavente, O. R., Wasssertheil-Smoller, S., Lee, J. M., Wong, Q., Mitchell, B. D., Rich, S. S., McArdle, P. F., Geerlings, M. I., Van der Graaf, Y., De Bakker, P. I. W., Asselbergs, F. W., Srikanth, V., Thomson, R., McWhirter, R., Moran, C., Callisaya, M., Phan, T., Rutten-Jacobs, L. C. A., Bevan, S., Tzourio, C., Mather, K. A., Sachdev, P. S., Van Duijn, C. M., Worrall, B. B., Dichgans, M., Kittner, S. J., Markus, H. S., Ikram, M. A., Fornage, M., Launer, L. J., Seshadri, S., Longstreth, W. T. & Debette, S., Jan 29 2019, In : Neurology. 92, 5, p. E486-E503

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Life Style
Brain
Population
Genome-Wide Association Study
Blood Pressure
39 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic meta-analysis of diagnosed Alzheimer's disease identifies new risk loci and implicates Aβ, tau, immunity and lipid processing

Alzheimer Disease Genetics Consortium (ADGC), European Alzheimer’s Disease Initiative (EADI), Cohorts for Heart and Aging Research in Genomic Epidemiology Consortium (CHARGE), & Genetic and Environmental Risk in AD/Defining Genetic, Polygenic and Environmental Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease Consortium (GERAD/PERADES), Mar 1 2019, In : Nature genetics. 51, 3, p. 414-430 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Meta-Analysis
Immunity
Alzheimer Disease
Lipids
Serum Amyloid A Protein

Genome-wide brain DNA methylation analysis suggests epigenetic reprogramming in Parkinson disease

Young, J. I., Sivasankaran, S. K., Wang, L., Ali, A., Mehta, A., Davis, D. A., Dykxhoorn, D. M., Petito, C. K., Beecham, G. W., Martin, E. R., Mash, D. C., Pericak-Vance, M., Scott, W. K., Montine, T. J. & Vance, J. M., Aug 1 2019, In : Neurology: Genetics. 5, 4, 342.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
DNA Methylation
Epigenomics
Parkinson Disease
Genome
Brain
3 Citations (Scopus)

Large-scale GWAS reveals insights into the genetic architecture of same-sex sexual behavior

Ganna, A., Verweij, K. J. H., Nivard, M. G., Maier, R., Wedow, R., Busch, A. S., Abdellaoui, A., Guo, S., Fah Sathirapongsasuti, J., Team, R., Lichtenstein, P., Lundström, S., Långström, N., Auton, A., Harris, K. M., Beecham, G. W., Martin, E. R., Sanders, A. R., Perry, J. R. B., Neale, B. M. & 1 others, Zietsch, B. P., Aug 30 2019, In : Science. 365, 6456, , eaat7693.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genome-Wide Association Study
Sexual Behavior
Twin Studies
Sexual Partners
Sexuality