Genetic Association and Gene-Gene Interaction Analyses in African American Dialysis Patients With Nondiabetic Nephropathy. 
Bostrom MA, Kao WH, Li M, Abboud HE, Adler SG, Iyengar SK, Kimmel PL, Hanson RL, Nicholas SB, Rasooly RS, Sedor JR, Coresh J, Kohn OF, Leehey DJ, Thornley-Brown D, Bottinger EP, Lipkowitz MS, Meoni LA, Klag MJ, Lu L, Hicks PJ, Langefeld CD, Parekh RS, Bowden DW, Freedman BI; Family Investigation of Nephropathy and Diabetes Research Group.
Am J Kidney Dis. Epub 2011 Nov 23.

Risk factors: Race, renal disease and albuminuria. 
Freedman BI, Bowden DW.
Nat Rev Nephrol. 2011 Oct 18;7(12):679-80. doi: 10.1038/nrneph.2011.154. No abstract available.

Polymorphisms in MYH9 are associated with diabetic nephropathy in European Americans. 
Cooke JN, Bostrom MA, Hicks PJ, Ng MC, Hellwege JN, Comeau ME, Divers J, Langefeld CD, Freedman BI, Bowden DW.
Nephrol Dial Transplant. Epub 2011 Oct 3.

Differential effects of MYH9 and APOL1 risk variants on FRMD3 Association with Diabetic ESRD in African Americans. 
Freedman BI, Langefeld CD, Lu L, Divers J, Comeau ME, Kopp JB, Winkler CA, Nelson GW, Johnson RC, Palmer ND, Hicks PJ, Bostrom MA,
Cooke JN, McDonough CW, Bowden DW.
PLoS Genet. 2011 Jun;7(6):e1002150. Epub 2011 Jun 16

Association of PNPLA3 SNP rs738409 with liver density in African Americans with type 2 diabetes mellitus. 
Cox AJ, Wing MR, Carr JJ, Hightower RC, Smith SC, Xu J, Wagenknecht LE, Bowden DW, Freedman BI.
Diabetes Metab. 2011 Nov;37(5):452-5. Epub 2011 Jun 14.

Genome-wide association scan for survival on dialysis in African-Americans with type 2 diabetes. 
Murea M, Lu L, Ma L, Hicks PJ, Divers J, McDonough CW, Langefeld CD, Bowden DW, Freedman BI.
Am J Nephrol. 2011;33(6):502-9. Epub 2011 May 5.

Relationships between calcified atherosclerotic plaque and bone mineral density in African Americans with type 2 diabetes.
Divers J, Register TC, Langefeld CD, Wagenknecht LE, Bowden DW, Carr JJ, Hightower RC, Xu J, Hruska KA, Freedman BI.
J Bone Miner Res. 2011 Jul;26(7):1554-60. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.389.

Review of the Diabetes Heart Study (DHS) family of studies: a comprehensively examined sample for genetic and epidemiological studies of type 2 diabetes and its complications. 
Bowden DW, Cox AJ, Freedman BI, Hugenschimdt CE, Wagenknecht LE, Herrington D, Agarwal S, Register TD, Maldjian JA, Ng MC, Hsu FC, Langefeld CD, Williamson JD, Carr JJ.
Rev Diabet Stud. 2010 Fall;7(3):188-201. Epub 2010 Nov 10.

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