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Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
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    Biomeedikum, Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
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    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
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    Raekoja plats 6, 51003 Tartu
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    L. Puusepa 8, 50406 Tartu
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    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
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    Jakobi 5–205, 51005 Tartu
Faculty of Science and Technology
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Vanemuise 46–208, 51005 Tartu
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    J. Liivi 2, 50409 Tartu
  • Estonian Marine Institute
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    +372 671 8902
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    Mäealuse 14, 12618 Tallinn
  • Institute of Physics
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    W. Ostwaldi 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Chemistry
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    Ravila 14a, 50411 Tartu
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    +372 737 5860
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    J. Liivi 2, 50409 Tartu
  • Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
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    +372 737 5011
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    Riia 23, 23b–134, 51010 Tartu
  • Tartu Observatory
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    Observatooriumi 1, Tõravere, 61602 Tartumaa
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    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences
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    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
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    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
  • Youth Academy
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    Uppsala 10, 51003 Tartu
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    Riia 23b, 51010 Tartu
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    Lossi 25, 51003 Tartu
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    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
Support Units
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    Lossi 3, III floor, 51003 Tartu
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    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
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    Ülikooli 18, rooms 302 and 304, 50090 Tartu
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    Ülikooli 17–103, 51005 Tartu
  • Marketing and Communication Office
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    Ülikooli 18, rooms 102, 104, 209, 210, 50090 Tartu
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    Narva mnt 25, 51013 Tartu
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    Kalevi 24, 51010 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Press
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    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
  • Tartu University Hospital
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  • University of Tartu Foundation
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Contacts of UT units

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5341
Faculty address: 
Jakobi 2, rooms 116–121, 51005 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    + 372 737 5341
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, rooms 116–121, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of History and Archaeology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5651
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Estonian and General Linguistics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5221
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Philosophy and Semiotics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5314
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, rooms 309–352, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Cultural Research
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5223
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 16, 51003 Tartu
  • School of Theology and Religious Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5301
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18–310, 50090 Tartu
  • College of Foreign Languages and Cultures
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, 51003 Tartu
  • Viljandi Culture Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 435 5232
    Faculty address: 
    Posti 1, 71004 Viljandi
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5957
Faculty address: 
Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    + 372 737 5900
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Education
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6440
    Faculty address: 
    Salme 1a–29, 50103 Tartu
  • Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5582
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36–301, 51003 Tartu
  • School of Economics and Business Administration
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6310
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 4, 50409 Tartu
  • Institute of Psychology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5902
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 2, 50409 Tartu
  • School of Law
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5390
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 20–324, 50409 Tartu
  • Institute of Social Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5188
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Narva College
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 1900
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 2, 20307 Narva
  • Pärnu College
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 445 0520
    Faculty address: 
    Ringi 35, 80012 Pärnu
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5326
Faculty address: 
Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5326
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Biomedicine and Translational Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4210
    Faculty address: 
    Biomeedikum, Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Pharmacy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5286
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Dentistry
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 731 9856
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 6, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Clinical Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5323
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 8, 50406 Tartu
  • Institute of Family Medicine and Public Health
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4190
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Sport Sciences and Physiotherapy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5360
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 5–205, 51005 Tartu
Faculty of Science and Technology
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5820
Faculty address: 
Vanemuise 46–208, 51005 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5820
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46–208, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Computer Science
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5445
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 2, 50409 Tartu
  • Estonian Marine Institute
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 671 8902
    Faculty address: 
    Mäealuse 14, 12618 Tallinn
  • Institute of Physics
    Faculty address: 
    W. Ostwaldi 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Chemistry
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5261
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 14a, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Mathematics and Statistics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5860
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 2, 50409 Tartu
  • Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5011
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23, 23b–134, 51010 Tartu
  • Tartu Observatory
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4510
    Faculty address: 
    Observatooriumi 1, Tõravere, 61602 Tartumaa
  • Institute of Technology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4800
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5835
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
Institutions
  • Library
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5702
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
  • Youth Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5581
    Faculty address: 
    Uppsala 10, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Genomics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4000
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23b, 51010 Tartu
  • Museum
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5674
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 25, 51003 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Natural History Museum and Botanical Garden
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6076
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
Support Units
  • Administrative Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5606
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6339
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, III floor, 51003 Tartu
  • University Office in Tallinn
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6600
    Faculty address: 
    Teatri väljak 3, 10143 Tallinn
  • Estates Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5137
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Finance Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5125
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 4, 51005 Tartu
  • Grant Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6215
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, III floor, 51003 Tartu
  • Information Technology Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6000, IT-help: +372 737 5500
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Human Resources Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5145
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 302 and 304, 50090 Tartu
  • Internal Audit Office
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 17–103, 51005 Tartu
  • Marketing and Communication Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5687
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 102, 104, 209, 210, 50090 Tartu
  • Office of Academic Affairs
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5620
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • Procurement Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6632
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Rector's Strategy Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5600
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • Student Council
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5400
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18b, 51005 Tartu
Other Units
  • University of Tartu Academic Sports Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5371
    Faculty address: 
    Ujula 4, 51008 Tartu
  • Tartu Student Village
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 9959
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 25, 51013 Tartu
  • Tartu Students’ Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 730 2400
    Faculty address: 
    Kalevi 24, 51010 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Press
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5945
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
  • Tartu University Hospital
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 1a, 50406 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Foundation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5852
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
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Publications 2016

1. Amin N, Allebrandt KV, van der Spek A, Müller-Myhsok B, Hek K, Teder-Laving M, Hayward C, Esko T, ... Mihailov E, ... Metspalu A, Meitinger T, Franke L, Roenneberg T, van Duijn CM. “Genetic variants in RBFOX3 are associated with sleep latency.”  Eur J Hum Genet. 2016; 24(10): 1488-95.  doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2016.31.
2. Barban N, Jansen R, de Vlaming R, Vaez A, Mandemakers JJ, Tropf FC, Shen X, Wilson JF, ... Esko T, , Mihailov E, Metspalu A, Traglia M, Milani L, Perola M, … Koellinger PD, den Hoed M, Snieder H, Mills MC. “Genome-wide analysis identifies 12 loci influencing human reproductive behavior”.  Nature Genetics 2016, 48(12): 1462-1472. doi: 10.1038/ng.3698
3. Bentham, J; et al. NCD Risk Factor Collaboration (NCD-RisC)(... Krista Fischer, Andres Metspalu, Kairit Mikkel, Mari-Liis Tammesoo...).  “A century of trends in adult human height”. ELIFE, 2016, 5(e13410).  DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.13410.001
4. Bigdeli TB, Ripke S, Bacanu SA, Lee SH, Wray NR, Gejman PV, Rietschel M, Cichon S, St Clair D, Corvin A, Kirov G, McQuillin A, Gurling H, Rujescu D, Andreassen OA, Werge T, Blackwood DH, Pato CN, Pato MT, Malhotra AK, O'Donovan MC, Kendler KS, Fanous AH; Schizophrenia Working Group of the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium (… Andres Metspalu, Lili Milani, Tõnu Esko …). “Genome-wide association study reveals greater polygenic loading for schizophrenia in cases with a family history of illness.” Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet. 2016; 171(2): 276-289. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.b.32402
5. Cáceres A, Esko T, Pappa I, Gutiérrez A, Lopez-Espinosa MJ, Llop S, Bustamante M, Tiemeier H, Metspalu A, Joshi PK, Wilsonx JF, Reina-Castillón J10, Shin J, Pausova Z, Paus T, Sunyer J, Pérez-Jurado LA, González JR. “Ancient Haplotypes at the 15q24.2 Microdeletion Region Are Linked to Brain Expression of MAN2C1 and Children's Intelligence.” PLoS One 2016; 11(6): e0157739. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0157739
6. Chami N, Chen MH, Slater AJ, Eicher JD, Evangelou E, Tajuddin SM, Love-Gregory L, ... Mihailov E,  Mägi R,, Metspalu A, ... Esko T, Loos RJ, Lange LA, Faraday N, Abumrad NA, Edwards TL, Ganesh SK, Auer PL, Johnson AD, Reiner AP, Lettre G. “Exome Genotyping Identifies Pleiotropic Variants Associated with Red Blood Cell Traits.” Am J Hum Genet. 2016; 99(1):8-21. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2016.05.007
7. D'Angelo D, Lebon S, Chen Q, Martin-Brevet S, Snyder LG, Hippolyte L, Hanson E, ... Männik K, Metspalu A, ... Reymond A, Jacquemont S, Chung WK; Cardiff University Experiences of Children With Copy Number Variants (ECHO) Study, the 16p11.2 European Consortium, and the Simons Variation in Individuals Project (VIP) Consortium. “Defining the Effect of the 16p11.2 Duplication on Cognition, Behavior, and Medical Comorbidities”. JAMA Psychiatry, 2016, 73(1):20-30. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2015.2123.
8. Degenhardt F, Niklowitz P, Szymczak S, Jacobs G, Lieb W, Menke T, Laudes M, Esko T, Weidinger S, Franke A, Döring F, Onur S. “Genome-wide association study of serum coenzyme Q10 levels identifies susceptibility loci linked to neuronal diseases”. Human Molecular Genetics, 2016. DOI: 10.1093/hmg/ddw134
9. NCD Risk Factor Collaboration (NCD-RisC) (...Krista Fischer, Andres Metspalu, Kairit Mikkel, Mari-Liis Tammesoo... ), Di Cesare M, Bentham J, Stevens GA, Zhou B, Danaei G, Lu Y, Bixby H, Cowan MJ, Riley LM, Hajifathalian K, Fortunato L, Taddei C, Bennett JE, Ikeda N, Khang YH, Kyobutungi C, Laxmaiah A, Li Y, Lin HH, Miranda JJ, Mostafa A, Turley ML, Paciorek CJ, Gunter M, Ezzati M. “Trends in adult body-mass index in 200 countries from 1975 to 2014: a pooled analysis of 1698 population-based measurement studies with 19·2 million participants”. Lancet. 2016; 387(10026): 1377-1396. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)30054-X.
10. Ehret GB, Ferreira T, Chasman DI, Jackson AU, Schmidt EM, Johnson T, Thorleifsson G, … Esko T, Metspalu A, Perola M, ... Franks PW, Hamsten A, Wichmann HE, Palmer CN, Stefansson K, Ridker PM, Loos RJ, Chakravarti A, Deloukas P, Morris AP, Newton-Cheh C, Munroe PB. “The genetics of blood pressure regulation and its target organs from association studies in 342,415 individuals.” Nat Genet. 2016 Oct; 48(10):1171-84. doi: 10.1038/ng.3667
11. Eicher JD, Chami N, Kacprowski T, Nomura A, Chen MH, Yanek LR, Tajuddin SM, Schick UM, ... Mihailov E, Mägi R, Hirschhorn J, Metspalu A, Esko T, ... Uitterlinden AG, Franco OH, Dehghan A, Edwards TL, Ganesh SK, Kathiresan S, Faraday N, Auer PL, Reiner AP, Lettre G, Johnson AD. “Platelet-Related Variants Identified by Exomechip Meta-analysis in 157,293 Individuals”. Am J Hum Genet. 2016;99(1):40-55. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2016.05.005.
12. Ellinghaus D, Jostins L, Spain SL, Cortes A, Bethune J, Han B, Park YR, Raychaudhuri S, … Esko T, Metspalu A, … International IBD Genetics Consortium (IIBDGC); International Genetics of Ankylosing Spondylitis Consortium (IGAS); International PSC Study Group (IPSCSG); Genetic Analysis of Psoriasis Consortium (GAPC); Psoriasis Association Genetics Extension (PAGE), Schreiber S, Mrowietz U, Juran BD, Lazaridis KN, Brunak S, Dale AM, Trembath RC, Weidinger S, Weichenthal M, Ellinghaus E, Elder JT, Barker JN, Andreassen OA, McGovern DP, Karlsen TH, Barrett JC, Parkes M, Brown MA, Franke A. “Analysis of five chronic inflammatory diseases identifies 27 new associations and highlights disease-specific patterns at shared loci.” Nat Genet. 2016; 48(5):510-8. doi: 10.1038/ng.3528.
13. Elosua R, Lluís-Ganella C, Subirana I, Havulinna A, Läll K, Lucas G, Sayols-Baixeras S, Pietilä A, Alver M, Cabrera de León A, Sentí M, Siscovick D, Mellander O, Fischer K, Salomaa V, Marrugat J. “Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Ischemic Heart Disease: Is the Confluence of Risk Factors Greater Than the Parts? A Genetic Approach.”  Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2016 Jun; 9(3):279-86. doi: 10.1161/CIRCGENETICS.115.001255.
14. Fan Q, Guo X, Tideman JW, Williams KM, Yazar S, Hosseini SM, Howe LD, Pourcain BS, Evans DM, Timpson NJ, McMahon G, Hysi PG, Krapohl E, Wang YX, Jonas JB, Baird PN, Wang JJ, Cheng CY, Teo YY, Wong TY, Ding X, Wojciechowski R, Young TL, Pärssinen O, Oexle K, Pfeiffer N, Bailey-Wilson JE, Paterson AD, Klaver CC, Plomin R, Hammond CJ, Mackey DA, He M, Saw SM, Williams C, Guggenheim JA; CREAM Consortium (…. Andres Metspalu, Evelin Mihailov, Toomas Haller…). “Childhood gene-environment interactions and age-dependent effects of genetic variants associated with refractive error and myopia: The CREAM Consortium.” Sci Rep. 2016; 6:25853. doi: 10.1038/srep25853.
15. Fan Q, Verhoeven VJ, Wojciechowski R, Barathi VA, Hysi PG, Guggenheim JA, Höhn R, Vitart V, Khawaja AP, Yamashiro K, Hosseini SM, Lehtimäki T, Lu Y, Haller T, ... Mihailov E, ... Metspalu A, ... Farrer L, Zhou X, Chen W, Mizuki N, Meguro A, Mäkelä KM. “Meta-analysis of gene-environment-wide association scans accounting for education level identifies additional loci for refractive error”. Nature Communications 7, Article number: 11008 (2016). doi: 10.1038/ncomms11008
16. Franke, B; Stein, JL; Ripke, S; Anttila, V; Hibar, DP; van, Hulzen, KJ; Arias-Vasquez, A; Smoller, JW; Nichols, TE; Neale, MC; McIntosh, AM; Lee, P; McMahon, FJ; Meyer-Lindenberg, A; Mattheisen, M; Andreassen, OA; Gruber, O; Sachdev, PS; Roiz-Santiañez, R; Saykin, AJ; Ehrlich, S; Mather, KA; Turner, JA; Schwarz, E; Thalamuthu, A; Yao, Y; Ho, YY; Martin, NG; Wright, MJ;, Schizophrenia, Working, Group, of, the, Psychiatric, Genomics, Consortium; Psychosis, Endophenotypes, International, Consortium; Wellcome, Trust, Case, Control, Consortium, 2; Enigma, Consortium; O'Donovan, MC; Thompson, PM; Neale, BM; Medland, SE; Sullivan, PF .“Genetic influences on schizophrenia and subcortical brain volumes: large-scale proof of concept”.  Nature Neuroscence 2016; 19(3):420-31. doi: 10.1038/nn.4228. 
17. Fuchsberger C, Flannick J, Teslovich TM, Mahajan A, Agarwala V, Gaulton KJ, Ma C, ...  Esko T, … Milani L, Mihailov E, ... Metspalu A, ... Mägi R, Abecasis G, Florez JC, Scott LJ, Morris AP, Kang HM, Boehnke M, Altshuler D, McCarthy MI. “The genetic architecture of type 2 diabetes.” Nature, 2016, 536(7614):41-47. doi: 10.1038/nature18642. 
18. Ganna A, Genovese G, Howrigan DP, Byrnes A, Kurki MI, Zekavat SM, Whelan CW, Kals M, Nivard MG, Bloemendal A, Bloom JM, Goldstein JI, Poterba T, Seed C, Handsaker RE, Natarajan P, Mägi R, Gage D, Robinson EB, Metspalu A, Salomaa V, Suvisaari J, Purcell SM, Sklar P, Kathiresan S, Daly MJ, McCarroll SA, Sullivan PF, Palotie A, Esko T, Hultman CM, Neale BM. “Ultra-rare disruptive and damaging mutations influence educational attainment in the general population”. Nature Neurosciences 2016, 19(12): 1563-1565. doi: 10.1038/nn.4404
19. Gaulton KJ, Ferreira T, Lee Y, Raimondo A, Mägi R, Reschen ME, Mahajan A, Locke A, Rayner NW, Robertson N, Scott RA, Prokopenko I, Scott LJ, Green T, Sparso T, Thuillier D, Yengo … Esko T, … Mihailov E, … Metspalu A, … Altshuler D, Boehnke M, Teslovich TM, McCarthy MI, Morris AP; DIAbetes Genetics Replication And Meta-analysis (DIAGRAM) Consortium. “Genetic fine mapping and genomic annotation defines causal mechanisms at type 2 diabetes susceptibility loci.” Nat Genet. 2015 Dec; 47(12):1415-25. doi: 10.1038/ng.3437.
20. Giani, FC; Fiorini, C; Wakabayashi, A; Ludwig, LS; Salem, RM; Jobaliya, CD; Regan, SN; Ulirsch, JC; Liang, G; Steinberg-Shemer, O; Guo, MH; Esko, T; Tong, W; Brugnara, C; Hirschhorn, JN; Weiss, MJ; Zon, LI; Chou, ST; French, DL; Musunuru, K; Sankaran, VG. “Targeted Application of Human Genetic Variation Can Improve Red Blood Cell Production from Stem Cells.” Cell Stem Cell. 2016;18(1):73-8. doi: 10.1016/j.stem.2015.09.015.
21. Gormley P, Anttila V, Winsvold BS, Palta P, Esko T, Pers TH, Farh KH, Cuenca-Leon E, ... Kals M, Mägi R, Pärn K, ... Mihailov E, Milani L, International Headache Genetics Consortium, Kaprio J, Aromaa AJ, Raitakari O, Ikram MA, Spector T, Järvelin MR, Metspalu A, Kubisch C, Strachan DP, Ferrari MD, Belin AC, Dichgans M, Wessman M, van den Maagdenberg AM, Zwart JA, Boomsma DI, Smith GD, Stefansson K, Eriksson N, Daly MJ, Neale BM, Olesen J, Chasman DI, Nyholt DR, Palotie A. “Meta-analysis of 375,000 individuals identifies 38 susceptibility loci for migraine.” Nat Genet. 2016; 48(8):856-866. doi: 10.1038/ng.3598.
22. Hinney A, Kesselmeier M, Jall S, Volckmar AL, Föcker M, Antel J; GCAN; WTCCC3, Heid IM, Winkler TW; GIANT (…Alavere, H; Esko, T; Mägi, R; Fischer, K; Männik, K; Mihailov, E; Milani, L; Metspalu, A; Nelis, M; Tammesoo, M-L; Metspalu, A.….), Grant SF; EGG, Guo Y, Bergen AW, Kaye W, Berrettini W, Hakonarson H; Price Foundation Collaborative Group; Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia/Price Foundation, Herpertz-Dahlmann B, de Zwaan M, Herzog W, Ehrlich S, Zipfel S, Egberts KM, Adan R, Brandys M, van Elburg A, Boraska Perica V, Franklin CS, Tschöp MH, Zeggini E, Bulik CM, Collier D, Scherag A, Müller TD, Hebebrand J. “Evidence for three genetic loci involved in both anorexia nervosa risk and variation of body mass index”. Mol Psychiatry. 2016 May 17. doi: 10.1038/mp.2016.71
23. Hippolyte L, Maillard AM, Rodriguez-Herreros B, Pain A, Martin-Brevet S, Ferrari C, Conus P, Macé A, Hadjikhani N, Metspalu A, Reigo A, Kolk A, Männik K, Barker M, Isidor B, Le Caignec C, Mignot C, Schneider L, Mottron L, Keren B, David A, Doco-Fenzy M, Gérard M, Bernier R, Goin-Kochel RP, Hanson E, Green Snyder L; 16p11.2 European Consortium, Simons Variation in Individuals Project Consortium, Ramus F, Beckmann JS, Draganski B, Reymond A, Jacquemont S. “The Number of Genomic Copies at the 16p11.2 Locus Modulates Language, Verbal Memory, and Inhibition.” Biol. Psychiatry, 2015 Nov 10. pii: S0006-3223(15)00917-8. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2015.10.021.
24. Homuth G, Wahl S, Müller C, Schurmann C, Mäder U, Blankenberg S, Carstensen M, Dörr M, Endlich K, Englbrecht C, Felix SB, Gieger C, Grallert H, Herder C, Illig T, Kruppa J, Marzi CS, Mayerle J, Meitinger T, Metspalu A, Nauck M, Peters A, Rathmann W, Reinmaa E, Rettig R, Roden M, Schillert A, Schramm K, Steil L, Strauch K, Teumer A, Völzke H, Wallaschofski H, Wild PS, Ziegler A, Völker U, Prokisch H, Zeller T. “Extensive alterations of the whole-blood transcriptome are associated with body mass index: results of an mRNA profiling study involving two large population-based cohorts”. BMC Med Genomics. 2015 Oct 15;8:65. doi: 10.1186/s12920-015-0141-x.
25. Huan T, Joehanes R, Schurmann C, Schramm K, Pilling LC, Peters MJ, Mägi R, DeMeo D, O'Connor GT, Ferrucci L, Teumer A, Homuth G, Biffar R, Völker U, Herder C, Waldenberger M, Peters A, Zeilinger S, Metspalu A, Hofman A, Uitterlinden AG, Hernandez DG, Singleton AB, Bandinelli S, Munson PJ, Lin H, Benjamin EJ, Esko T, Grabe HJ, Prokisch H, van Meurs JB, Melzer D, Levy D. “A Whole-Blood Transcriptome Meta-Analysis Identifies Gene Expression Signatures of Cigarette Smoking”. Human Molecular Genetics, 2016, online: August 29, pp:
26. Inchley CE, Larbey CD, Shwan NA, Pagani L, Saag L, Antão T, Jacobs G, Hudjashov G, Metspalu E, Mitt M, Eichstaedt CA, Malyarchuk B, Derenko M, Wee J, Abdullah S, Ricaut FX, Mormina M, Mägi R, Villems R, Metspalu M, Jones MK, Armour JA, Kivisild T. “Selective sweep on human amylase genes postdates the split with Neanderthals”. Scientific Reports 2016, 6:37198
27. Ivanov, M; Kals, M; Lauschke V, Barragan I, Ewels P, Käller M, Axelsson T, Lehtiö J, Milani L, Ingelman-Sundberg M. “Single base resolution analysis of 5-hydroxymethylcytosine in 188 human genes: implications for hepatic gene expression.” Nucl. Acids Res. (2016). 44(14): 6756-6769. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkw316.  
28. Jones SE, Tyrrell J, Wood AR, Beaumont RN, Ruth KS, Tuke MA, Yaghootkar H, Hu Y, Teder-Laving M, Hayward C, Roenneberg T, Wilson JF, Del Greco F, Hicks AA, Shin C, Yun CH, Lee SK, Metspalu A, Byrne EM, Gehrman PR, Tiemeier H, Allebrandt KV, Freathy RM, Murray A, Hinds DA, Frayling TM, Weedon MN. “Genome-Wide Association Analyses in 128,266 Individuals Identifies New Morningness and Sleep Duration Loci.” PLoS Genet. 2016, 12(8):e1006125. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1006125. eCollection 2016.
29. Joshi, Peter K.; Krista Fischer, Katharina E. Schraut, Harry Campbell, Tõnu Esko & James F. Wilson. “Variants near CHRNA3/5 and APOE have age- and sex-related effects on human lifespan”. Nat. Commun. 2016, 7:11174. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms11174. 
30. Kassam I, Lloyd-Jones L, Holloway A, Small KS, Zeng B, Bakshi A, Metspalu A, Gibson G, Spector TD, Esko T, Montgomery GW, Powell JE, Yang J, Visscher PM, McRae AF. “Autosomal genetic control of human gene expression does not differ across the sexes”.  Genome Biology 2016, 17:248. DOI: 10.1186/s13059-016-1111-0
31. Kettunen J, Demirkan A, Würtz P, Draisma HH, Haller T, Rawal R, Vaarhorst A, Kangas AJ, Lyytikäinen LP, Pirinen M, Pool R, Sarin AP, Soininen P, Tukiainen T, Wang Q, Tiainen M, Tynkkynen T, Amin N, Zeller T, Beekman M, Deelen J, van Dijk KW, Esko T, Hottenga JJ, van Leeuwen EM, Lehtimäki T, Mihailov E, Rose RJ, de Craen AJ, Gieger C, Kähönen M, Perola M, Blankenberg S, Savolainen MJ, Verhoeven A, Viikari J, Willemsen G, Boomsma DI, van Duijn CM, Eriksson J, Jula A, Järvelin MR, Kaprio J, Metspalu A, Raitakari O, Salomaa V, Slagboom PE, Waldenberger M, Ripatti S, Ala-Korpela M. “Genome-wide study for circulating metabolites identifies 62 loci and reveals novel systemic effects of LPA.” Nat Commun. 2016;7: 11122. doi: 10.1038/ncomms11122.
32. Kilpeläinen TO, Carli JF, Skowronski AA, Sun Q, Kriebel J, Feitosa MF, Hedman ÅK, Drong AW, ... Perola M, Huupponen RK, Viikari JS, Kähönen M, Lehtimäki T, Raitakari OT, Mellström D, Lorentzon M, Casas JP, Bandinelli S, März W, Isaacs A, van Dijk KW, van Duijn CM, Harris TB, Bouchard C, Allison MA, Chasman DI, Ohlsson C, Lind L, Scott RA, Langenberg C, Wareham NJ, Ferrucci L, Frayling TM, Pramstaller PP, Borecki IB, Waterworth DM, Bergmann S, Waeber G, Vollenweider P, Vestergaard H, Hansen T, Pedersen O, Hu FB, Eline Slagboom P, Grallert H, Spector TD, Jukema JW, Klein RJ, Schadt EE, Franks PW, Lindgren CM, Leibel RL, Loos RJ. “Genome-wide meta-analysis uncovers novel loci influencing circulating leptin levels”. Nat Commun. 2016 Feb 1;7:10494. doi:10.1038/ncomms10494.
33. Kööts-Ausmees, L; Schmidt, M; Esko, T. Metspalu, A; Allik, J; Realo, A. “The Role of the Five-factor Personality Traits in General Self-rated Health”. European Journal of Personality, Eur. J. Pers. 30: 492–504 (2016). DOI: 10.1002/per.2058.
34. Leitsalu, Liis; Alavere, Helene; Tammesoo, Mari-Liis; Leego, Erkki; Metspalu, Andres. “Linking a population biobank with national health registries-the Estonian experience.” Journal of personalized medicine, 2016, 5(2): 96-106. DOI: 10.3390/jpm5020096.
35. Leitsalu, L; Alavere, H; Jacquemont, S; Kolk, A; Maillard; AM; Reigo, A; Nõukas, M; Reymond, A; Männik, K; Ng, PC; Metspalu, A. “Reporting incidental findings of genomic disorder-associated copy number variants to unselected biobank participants”. Personalized Medicine, 2016, 13(4): 303-314.  DOI: 10.2217/pme-2016-0009
36. Laisk-Podar T, Lindgren CM, Peters M, Tapanainen JS, Lambalk CB, Salumets A, Mägi R.  “Ovarian Physiology and GWAS: Biobanks, Biology, and Beyond.” Trends in Endocrinology & Metabolism, 2016, 27(7): 516-528. doi:10.1016/j.tem.2016.04.011
37. Lemmelä S, Solovieva S, Shiri R, Benner C, Heliövaara M, Kettunen J, Anttila V, Ripatti S, Perola M, Seppälä I, Juonala M, Kähönen M, Salomaa V, Viikari J, Raitakari OT, Lehtimäki T, Palotie A, Viikari-Juntura E, Husgafvel-Pursiainen K. “Genome-Wide Meta-Analysis of Sciatica in Finnish Population”. PLos One, 2016, 11(10): e0163877, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0163877. eCollection 2016
38. Lessard S, Manning AK, Low-Kam C, Auer PL, Giri A, Graff M, Schurmann C, Yaghootkar H, Luan J, Esko T, Karaderi T; NHLBI GO Exome Sequence Project; GOT2D; T2D-GENES; GIANT Consortium, Bottinger EP, Lu Y, Carlson C, Caulfield M, Dubé MP, Jackson RD, Kooperberg C, McKnight B, Mongrain I, Peters U, Reiner AP, Rhainds D, Sotoodehnia N, Hirschhorn JN, Scott RA, Munroe PB, Frayling TM, Loos RJ, North KE, Edwards TL, Tardif JC, Lindgren CM, Lettre G. “Testing the role of predicted gene knockouts in human anthropometric trait variation”. Human Molecular Genetics, 2016; 25(10): 2082-2092. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddw055.
39. Li M, Li Y, Weeks O, Mijatovic V, Teumer A, Huffman JE, Tromp G, Fuchsberger C, Gorski M, ... Mägi R, Malerba G, Mihailov E, ... Esko T, ... Metspalu A, ... Ulivi S, Velayutham D, Völker U, Völzke H, Waldenberger M, Wang JJ, Weir DR, Witte D, Kuivaniemi H, Fox CS, Franceschini N, Goessling W, Köttgen A, Chu AY. “SOS2 and ACP1 Loci Identified through Large-Scale Exome Chip Analysis Regulate Kidney Development and Function”.  Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 2016 Dec 5. pii: ASN.2016020131. [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: 10.1681/ASN.2016020131
40. Limbach M, Saare M, Tserel L, Kisand K, Eglit T, Sauer S, Axelsson T, Syvänen AC, Metspalu A, Milani L, Peterson P. “Epigenetic profiling in CD4+ and CD8+ T cells from Graves' disease patients reveals changes in genes associated with T cell receptor signaling.” J Autoimmun. 2016; 67: 46-56. doi: 10.1016/j.jaut.2015.09.006.
41. Loh PR, Bhatia G, Gusev A, Finucane HK, Bulik-Sullivan BK, Pollack SJ; Schizophrenia Working Group of Psychiatric Genomics Consortium, de Candia TR, Lee SH, Wray NR, Kendler KS, O'Donovan MC, Neale BM, Patterson N, Price AL. “Contrasting genetic architectures of schizophrenia and other complex diseases using fast variance-components analysis.” Nat Genet. 2015 Dec; 47(12):1385-92. doi: 10.1038/ng.3431. Epub 2015 Nov 2.
42. Loley C, Alver M, Assimes TL, Bjonnes A, Goel A, Gustafsson S, Hernesniemi J, Hopewell JC, Kanoni S, Kleber ME, Lau KW, Lu Y, Lyytikäinen LP, Nelson CP, Nikpay M, Qu L, Salfati E, ... Esko T, ... Mihailov E, Morris AP, Nikus K, Pedersen N, Rallidis L, Salomaa V, Shah SH, Stewart AF, Thompson JR, Zalloua PA, Chambers JC, Collins R, Ingelsson E, Iribarren C, Karhunen PJ, Kooner JS, Lehtimäki T, Loos RJ, März W, McPherson R, Metspalu A, Reilly MP, Ripatti S, Sanghera DK, Thiery J, Watkins H, Deloukas P, Kathiresan S, Samani NJ, Schunkert H, Erdmann J, König IR. “No Association of Coronary Artery Disease with X-Chromosomal Variants in Comprehensive International Meta-Analysis.” Scientific Reports 6, Article number: 35278 (2016). doi: 10.1038/srep35278
43. Lu, Y; Day, FR; Gustafsson, S; Buchkovich, ML; Na, J; Bataille, V; Cousminer, DL; Dastani, Z; Drong, AW; Esko, T; ... Mägi, R; ... Perola, M; ... Prokopenko, I; Richards, JB; Schadt, EE; Spector, TD; Widén, E; Willer, CJ; Yang, J; Ingelsson, E; Mohlke, KL; Hirschhorn, JN; Pospisilik, JA; Zillikens, MC; Lindgren, C; Kilpeläinen, TO; Loos, RJ. “New loci for body fat percentage reveal link between adiposity and cardiometabolic disease risk.” Nat. Commun. 2016, 7:10495. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms10495. 
44. Luyten, Walter; Antal, Peter; Braeckman, Bart P; Bundy, Jake; Cirulli, Francesca; Fang-Yen, Christopher; Fuellen, Georg; Leroi, Armand; Liu, Qingfei; Martorell, Patricia; Metspalu, Andres; Perola, Markus; Ristow, Michael; Saul, Nadine; Schoofs, Liliane; Siems, Karsten; Temmerman, Liesbet; Smets, Tina; Wolk, Alicja; Rattan, Suresh IS. “Ageing with elegans: a research proposal to map healthspan pathways”. Biogerontology, 2016, 17(4): 771-782. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10522-016-9644-x
45. Läll, K; Mägi, R; Morris, AP; Metspalu, A; Fischer, K. “Personalized risk prediction for type 2 diabetes: the potential of genetic risk scores”. Genetics in Medicine, 2016 Aug 11. doi: 10.1038/gim.2016.103.
46. Maillard AM, Hippolyte L, Rodriguez-Herreros B, Chawner SJ, Dremmel D, Agüera Z, Fagundo AB, Pain A, Martin-Brevet S, Hilbert A, Kurz S, Etienne R, Draganski B, Jimenez-Murcia S, Männik K, Metspalu A, Reigo A, Isidor B, Le Caignec C, David A, Mignot C, Keren B; 16p11.2 European Consortium, van den Bree MB, Munsch S, Fernandez-Aranda F, Beckmann JS, Reymond A, Jacquemont S. “16p11.2 Locus modulates response to satiety before the onset of obesity.” International Journal of Obesity 2016; 40(5): 870-876. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2015.247.
47. Marioni RE, Ritchie SJ, Joshi PK, Hagenaars SP, Okbay A, Fischer K, Adams MJ, Hill WD, Davies G; Social Science Genetic Association Consortium (… Mihailov, E; Pervjakova, N; Mägi, R; Milani, L; Metspalu, A…), Nagy R, Amador C, Läll K, Metspalu A, Liewald DC, Campbell A, Wilson JF, Hayward C, Esko T, Porteous DJ, Gale CR, Deary IJ. “Genetic variants linked to education predict longevity”. PNAS 2016, 113(47): 13366-13371. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1605334113
48. Mehta D, Tropf FC, Gratten J, Bakshi A, Zhu Z, Bacanu SA, Hemani G, Magnusson PK, Barban N, Esko T, Metspalu A, Snieder H, Mowry BJ, Kendler KS, Yang J, Visscher PM, McGrath JJ, Mills MC, Wray NR, Lee SH; Schizophrenia Working Group of the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium (…Tõnu Esko, Andres Metspalu, Lili Milani, Mari Nelis…), LifeLines Cohort Study, and Twins UK, … Scott RJ, Seidman LJ, Toncheva D, Tooney PA, Waddington J, Weinberger DR, Weiser M, Wu JQ. “Evidence for Genetic Overlap Between Schizophrenia and Age at First Birth in Women”. JAMA Psychiatry. 2016, 73(5):497-505. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2016.0129.
49. Mihailov, E; Nikopensius, T; Reigo, A; Nikkolo; C; Kals, M; Aruaas, K; Milani, L; Seepter, H; Metspalu, A. “Whole-exome sequencing identifies a potential TTN mutation in a multiplex family with inguinal hernia”. Hernia, 2016. DOI: 10.1007/s10029-016-1491-9
50. Myocardial Infarction Genetics and CARDIoGRAM Exome Consortia Investigators (.... Tõnu Esko, Evalin Mihailov, Maris Alver, Markus Perola, Andres Metspalu ...).“Coding Variation in ANGPTL4, LPL, and SVEP1 and the Risk of Coronary Disease”. N Engl J Med 2016; 374:1134-1144. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1507652.
51. Okbay A, Baselmans BM, De Neve JE, Turley P, Nivard MG, Fontana MA, Meddens SF, Linnér RK, Rietveld CA, ... Mihailov E, ...Metspalu A, ...Esko T, Krueger RF, Beauchamp JP, Koellinger PD, Benjamin DJ, Bartels M, Cesarini D. “Genetic variants associated with subjective well-being, depressive symptoms, and neuroticism identified through genome-wide analyses.” Nat Genet. 2016, 48(6), pp: 624-633. doi: 10.1038/ng.3552. 
52. Okbay A, Beauchamp JP, Fontana MA, Lee JJ, Pers TH, Rietveld CA, Turley P, Chen GB, ... Mihailov E, … Mägi R, ... Metspalu A, Pendleton N, Penninx BW, Perola M, ... Esko T, Koellinger PD, Cesarini D, Benjamin DJ. “Genome-wide association study identifies 74 loci associated with educational attainment”. Nature 2016, 533(7604):539-42. doi: 10.1038/nature17671.
53. Pagani L, Lawson DJ, Jagoda E, Mörseburg A, Eriksson A, Mitt M, Clemente F, Hudjashov G, DeGiorgio M, Saag L, Wall JD, Cardona A, Mägi R, ... Mihailov E, Karunas A, Litvinov S, Khusainova R, Ekomasova N, Akhmetova V, Khidiyatova I, Marjanović D, Yepiskoposyan L, Behar DM, Balanovska E, Metspalu A, Derenko M, Malyarchuk B, Voevoda M, Fedorova SA, Osipova LP, Lahr MM, Gerbault P, Leavesley M, Migliano AB, Petraglia M, Balanovsky O, Khusnutdinova EK, Metspalu E, Thomas MG, Manica A, Nielsen R, Villems R, Willerslev E, Kivisild T, Metspalu M. “Genomic analyses inform on migration events during the peopling of Eurasia”. Nature 2016, 538(7624): 238-242. DOI: 10.1038/nature19792
54. Pajusalu S, Talvik I, Noormets K, Talvik T, Põder H, Joost K, Puusepp S, Piirsoo A, Stenzel W, Goebel HH, Nikopensius T, Annilo T, Nõukas M, Metspalu A, Õunap K, Reimand T. “De novo exonic mutation in MYH7 gene leading to exon skipping in a patient with early onset muscular weakness and fiber-type disproportion.” Neuromuscul Disord. 2016, 26(3): 236-239. 
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55. Pallister T, Haller T, Thorand B, Altmaier E, Cassidy A, Martin T, Jennings A, Mohney RP, Gieger C, MacGregor A, Kastenmüller G, Metspalu A, Spector TD, Menni C. “Metabolites of milk intake: a metabolomic approach in UK twins with findings replicated in two European cohorts.” Eur J Nutr (2016). doi:10.1007/s00394-016-1278-x
56. Pattaro C, Teumer A, Gorski M, Chu AY, Li M, Mijatovic V, Garnaas M, Tin A, Sorice R, Li Y, ... Metspalu A, … Mägi R, ... Nikopensius T, Esko T, Tanaka T, Gyllensten U, Völker U, Emilsson V, Vitart V, Aalto V, Gudnason V, Chouraki V, Chen WM, Igl W, März W, Koenig W, Lieb W, Loos RJ, Liu Y, Snieder H, Pramstaller PP, Parsa A, O'Connell JR, Susztak K, Hamet P, Tremblay J, de Boer IH, Böger CA, Goessling W, Chasman DI, Köttgen A, Kao WH, Fox CS. “Genetic associations at 53 loci highlight cell types and biological pathways relevant for kidney function”. Nat Commun. 2016 ;7:10023. doi: 10.1038/ncomms10023.
57. Pervjakova N, Kasela S, Morris AP, Kals M, Metspalu A, Lindgren CM, Salumets A, Mägi R. “Imprinted genes and imprinting control regions show predominant intermediate methylation in adult somatic tissues.”  Epigenomics. 2016, 8(6): 789-799. DOI:10.2217/epi.16.8
58. Pettai K, Milani L, Tammiste A, Võsa U, Kolde R, Eller T, Nutt D, Metspalu A, Maron E. “Whole-genome expression analysis reveals genes associated with treatment response to escitalopram in major depression.” Eur Neuropsychopharmacol. 2016 Jul 22. pii: S0924-977X(16)30091-8. doi: 10.1016/j.euroneuro.2016.06.007.
59. Polfus LM, Khajuria RK, Schick UM, Pankratz N, Pazoki R, Brody JA, Chen MH, Auer PL, … Kals M, Metspalu A, Esko T, … O'Donnell CJ, Johnsen JM, Reiner AP, Ganesh SK, Sankaran VG. “Whole-Exome Sequencing Identifies Loci Associated with Blood Cell Traits and Reveals a Role for Alternative GFI1B Splice Variants in Human Hematopoiesis.” Am J Hum Genet. 2016; 99(2):481-488. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2016.06.016.
60. Roberto G, Leal I, Sattar N, Loomis AK, Avillach P, Egger P, van Wijngaarden R, Ansell D, Reisberg S, Tammesoo ML, Alavere H, Pasqua A, Pedersen L, Cunningham J, Tramontan L, Mayer MA, Herings R, Coloma P, Lapi F, Sturkenboom M, van der Lei J, Schuemie MJ, Rijnbeek P, Gini R. “Identifying Cases of Type 2 Diabetes in Heterogeneous Data Sources: Strategy from the EMIF Project.” PLoS One, 2016, 11(8):e0160648. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0160648
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62. Sekar A; Bialas AR; de Rivera H; Davis A; Hammond TR; Kamitaki N; Tooley K; Presumey J; Baum M; Van Doren V; Genovese G; Rose SA; Handsaker RE; Schizophrenia Working Group of the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium (...Andres Metspalu, Lili Milani, Mari Nelis, Tõnu Esko...) ; Daly MJ; Carroll MC; Stevens B; McCarroll SA. “Schizophrenia risk from complex variation of complement component 4.” Nature 2016; 530(7589): 177-183. doi: 10.1038/nature16549.
63. Spjuth O, Krestyaninova M, Hastings J, Shen HY, Heikkinen J, Waldenberger M, Langhammer A, Ladenvall C, Esko T, Persson MÅ, Heggland J, Dietrich J, Ose S, Gieger C, Ried JS, Peters A, Fortier I, de Geus EJ, Klovins J, Zaharenko L, Willemsen G, Hottenga JJ, Litton JE, Karvanen J, Boomsma DI, Groop L, Rung J, Palmgren J, Pedersen NL, McCarthy MI, van Duijn CM, Hveem K, Metspalu A, Ripatti S, Prokopenko I, Harris JR. “Harmonising and linking biomedical and clinical data across disparate data archives to enable integrative cross-biobank research.” Eur J Hum Genet. 2016; 24(4): 521-528. doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2015.165. 
64. Stringer S, Minică CC, Verweij KJ, Mbarek H, Bernard M, Derringer J, van Eijk KR, Isen JD, Loukola A, Maciejewski DF, Mihailov E, … Mägi R, … Metspalu A, Gelernter J, Boomsma DI, Iacono WG, Martin NG, Gillespie NA, Derks EM, Vink JM. “Genome-wide association study of lifetime cannabis use based on a large meta-analytic sample of 32 330 subjects from the International Cannabis Consortium”. Transl Psychiatry. 2016;6:e769. doi: 10.1038/tp.2016.36.
65. Stuart PE, Nair RP, Tsoi LC, Tejasvi T, Das S, Kang HM, Ellinghaus E, Chandran V, Callis-Duffin K, Ike R, Li Y, Wen X, Enerbäck C, Gudjonsson JE, Kõks S, Kingo K, Esko T, Mrowietz U, Reis A, Wichmann HE, Gieger C, Hoffmann P, Nöthen MM, Winkelmann J, Kunz M, Moreta EG, Mease PJ, Ritchlin CT, Bowcock AM, Krueger GG, Lim HW, Weidinger S, Weichenthal M, Voorhees JJ, Rahman P, Gregersen PK, Franke A, Gladman DD, Abecasis GR, Elder JT. “Genome-wide Association Analysis of Psoriatic Arthritis and Cutaneous Psoriasis Reveals Differences in Their Genetic Architecture.” Am J Hum Genet. 2015 Dec 3;97(6):816-36. 
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73. van der Harst P, van Setten J, Verweij N, Vogler G, Franke L, Maurano MT, Wang X, Mateo Leach I, ... Esko T, ... Metspalu A, ... Gasparini P, Jukema JW, Kääb S, Gudnason V, Felix SB, Heckbert SR, de Boer RA, Newton-Cheh C, Hicks AA, Chambers JC, Jamshidi Y, Visel A, Christoffels VM, Isaacs A, Samani NJ, de Bakker PI. “52 Genetic Loci Influencing Myocardial Mass.” J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Sep 27;68(13):1435-48. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2016.07.729.
74. Veerus P, Fischer K, Hemminki E, Hovi SL, Hakama M. “Effect of characteristics of women on attendance in blind and non-blind randomised trials: analysis of recruitment data from the EPHT Trial”. BMJ open, 2016, 6(10): e011099. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011099
75. Vogt S, Wahl S, Kettunen J, Breitner S, Kastenmüller G, Gieger C, Suhre K, Waldenberger M, Kratzsch J, Perola M, Salomaa V, Blankenberg S, Zeller T, Soininen P, Kangas AJ, Peters A, Grallert H, Ala-Korpela M, Thorand B. “Characterization of the metabolic profile associated with serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D: a cross-sectional analysis in population-based data”. International Journal of Epidemiology 2016,  45(5): 1469-1481. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyw222
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77. Wang J, Thingholm LB, Skiecevičienė J, Rausch P, Kummen M, Hov JR, Degenhardt F, Heinsen FA, Rühlemann MC, Szymczak S, Holm K, Esko T, Sun J, Pricop-Jeckstadt M, Al-Dury S, Bohov P, Bethune J, Sommer F, Ellinghaus D, Berge RK, Hübenthal M, Koch M, Schwarz K, Rimbach G, Hübbe P, Pan WH, Sheibani-Tezerji R, Häsler R, Rosenstiel P, D'Amato M, Cloppenborg-Schmidt K, Künzel S, Laudes M, Marschall HU, Lieb W, Nöthlings U, Karlsen TH, Baines JF, Franke A. “Genome-wide association analysis identifies variation in vitamin D receptor and other host factors influencing the gut microbiota”. Nature Genetics 2016, 48(11): 1396-1406. DOI: 10.1038/ng.3695
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80. Yang J, Bakshi A, Zhu Z, Hemani G, Vinkhuyzen AA, Nolte IM, van Vliet-Ostaptchouk JV, Snieder H; Lifelines Cohort Study, Esko T, Milani L, Mägi R, Metspalu A, Hamsten A, Magnusson PK, Pedersen NL, Ingelsson E, Visscher PM. “Genome-wide genetic homogeneity between sexes and populations for human height and body mass index”. Hum Mol Genet. 2015 Dec 20;24(25):7445-9. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddv443. Epub 2015 Oct 22.
81. Zanoni P, Khetarpal SA, Larach DB, Hancock-Cerutti WF, Millar JS, Cuchel M, … Perola M, … CHD Exome+ Consortium; CARDIoGRAM Exome Consortium (… Tõnu Esko, Evelin Mihailov, Maris Alver, Andres Metspalu ...); Global Lipids Genetics Consortium (…Tõnu Esko…). “Rare variant in scavenger receptor BI raises HDL cholesterol and increases risk of coronary heart disease.” Science. 2016; 351(6278): 1166-1171. doi: 10.1126/science.aad3517.
82. Zhu, Weifei; Jill C. Gregory, Elin Org, Jennifer A. Buffa, Nilaksh Gupta, Zeneng Wang, Lin Li, Xiaoming Fu, Yuping Wu, Margarete Mehrabian, R. Balfour Sartor, Thomas M. McIntyre, Roy L. Silverstein, W.H. Wilson Tang, Joseph A. DiDonato, J. Mark Brown, Aldons J. Lusis and Stanley L. Hazen. “Gut Microbial Metabolite TMAO Enhances Platelet Hyperreactivity and Thrombosis Risk.” Cell. 2016 Mar 24; 165(1):111-24. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2016.02.011.

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