Publications

Our research addresses key public health priorities such as genomics research and substance use epidemiology and policy.

 

We led these publications during 2017:

Bierut LJ, Johnson EO. A commentary on Maes et al. “A genetic epidemiological mega analysis of smoking initiation in adolescents”. Nicotine Tob Res. 2017 Jan 28. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntx022. [Epub ahead of print]

Bierut T, Krauss MJ, Sowles SJ, Cavazos-Rehg PA, Exploring marijuana advertising on Weedmaps, a popular online directory. Prev Sci. 2017; 18(2):183-192.

Cavazos-Rehg PA, Krauss MJ, Sowles SJ, Connolly S, Rosas C, Bharadwaj M, Grucza R, Bierut LJ. An analysis of depression, self-harm, and suicidal ideation content on Tumblr. Crisis. 2017; 38(1):44-52.

Cavazos-Rehg PA, Zewdie K, Krauss MJ, Sowles SJ, “No high like a brownie high”: A content analysis of edible marijuana tweets. Am J Health Promot. 2017. doi: 10.1177/0890117116686574. [Epub ahead of print].

Chen LS, Zawertailo L, Piasecki TM, Kaprio J, Foreman M, Elliott HR, David SP, Bergen AW, Baurley JW, Tyndale RF, Baker TB, Bierut LJ, Saccone NL; Genetics and Treatment Workgroup of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT). Leveraging genomic data in smoking cessation trials in the era of precision medicine: why and how. Nicotine Tob Res. 2017 May 12. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntx097. [Epub ahead of print].

Culverhouse RC, Saccone NL, Horton AC, Ma Y, Anstey KJ, Banaschewski T, Burmeister M, Cohen-Woods S, Etain B, Fisher HL, Goldman N, Guillaume S, Horwood J, Juhasz G, Lester KJ, Mandelli L, Middeldorp CM, Olié E, Villafuerte S, Air TM, Araya R, Bowes L, Burns R, Byrne EM, Coffey C, Coventry WL, Gawronski KA, Glei D, Hatzimanolis A, Hottenga JJ, Jaussent I, Jawahar C, Jennen-Steinmetz C, Kramer JR, Lajnef M, Little K, Zu Schwabedissen HM, Nauck M, Nederhof E, Petschner P, Peyrot WJ, Schwahn C, Sinnamon G, Stacey D, Tian Y, Toben C, Van der Auwera S, Wainwright N, Wang JC, Willemsen G, Anderson IM, Arolt V, Åslund C, Bagdy G, Baune BT, Bellivier F, Boomsma DI, Courtet P, Dannlowski U, de Geus EJ, Deakin JF, Easteal S, Eley T, Fergusson DM, Goate AM, Gonda X, Grabe HJ, Holzman C, Johnson EO, Kennedy M, Laucht M, Martin NG, Munafò MR, Nilsson KW, Oldehinkel AJ, Olsson CA, Ormel J, Otte C, Patton GC, Penninx BW, Ritchie K, Sarchiapone M, Scheid JM, Serretti A, Smit JH, Stefanis NC, Surtees PG, Völzke H, Weinstein M, Whooley M, Nurnberger JI Jr, Breslau N, Bierut LJ. Collaborative meta-analysis finds no evidence of a strong interaction between stress and 5-HTTLPR genotype contributing to the development of depression. Mol Psychiatry, 2017 Apr 4. doi: 10.1038/mp.2017.44. [Epub ahead of print]

Grucza RA. Changing demographics of marijuana initiation: bad news or good? Am J Public Health. 2017; 107(6):833-834.

Hartz SM, Horton AC, Hancock DB, Baker TB, Caporaso NE, Chen L-S, Hokanson JE, Lutz SE, Marazita M, McNeil DW, Pato C, Pato M, Johnson EO, Bierut LJ.  Genetic correlation between smoking behaviors and schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research, 2017 Mar 8. pii: S0920-9964(17)30111-1. doi: 10.1016/j.schres.2017.02.022. [Epub ahead of print]

Hartz SM, Quan T, Ibiebele A, Fisher SL, Olfson E, Salyer P, Bierut LJ. The significant impact of education, poverty, and race on Internet-based research participant engagement. Genet Med, 2017; 19(2):240-243.

Krauss MJ, Grucza RA, Bierut LJ, Cavazos-Rehg PA. “Get drunk. Smoke weed. Have fun”: A content analysis of tweets about marijuana and alcohol. Am J Health Promot. 2017; 31(3):200-208.

Krauss MJ, Sowles SJ, Sehi A, Spitznagel EL, Berg CJ, Bierut LJ, Cavazos-Rehg PA. Marijuana advertising exposure among current marijuana users in the U.S. Drug Alc Depend 2017; 174:192-200.

Krauss MJ, Sowles SJ, Stelzer-Monahan HE, Bierut T, Cavazos-Rehg PA, “It takes longer, but when it hits you it hits you!”: Videos about marijuana edibles on YouTube. Subst Use Misuse. 2017; 52(6):709-716.

Ramsey AT, Baumann A, Patterson Silver Wolf D, Yan Y, Cooper B, Proctor E. The need for data-informed clinical supervision in substance use disorder treatment. J Addict Dis. 2017; 36(2):117-126.

Saccone NL, Baurley JW, Bergen AW, David SP, Elliott HR, Foreman MG, Kaprio J, Piasecki TM, Relton CL, Zawertailo L, Bierut LJ, Tyndale RF, Chen LS; Genetics and Treatment Networks of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT). The value of biosamples in smoking cessation trials: A review of genetic, metabolomics, and epigenetic findings. Nicotine Tob Res. 2017 May 3. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntx096. [Epub ahead of print]

We co-authored these publications in 2017:

Agrawal A, Tillman R, Grucza RA, Nelson EC, McCutcheon VV, Few L, Conner KR, Lynskey MT, Dick DM, Edenberg HJ, Hesselbrock VM, Kramer JR, Kuperman S, Nurnberger JI Jr, Schuckit MA, Porjesz B, Bucholz KK. Reciprocal relationships between substance use and disorders and suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in the Collaborative Study on the Genetics of Alcoholism. J Affect Disord. 2017; 213:96-104.

Bucholz KK, McCutcheon VV, Agrawal A, Dick DM, Hesselbrock VM, Kramer JR, Kuperman S, Nurnberger JI Jr, Salvatore JE, Schuckit MA, Bierut LJ, Foroud TM, Chan G, Hesselbrock M, Meyers JL, Edenberg HJ, Porjesz B. Comparison of parent, peer, psychiatric, and cannabis use influences across stages of offspring alcohol involvement: Evidence from the COGA prospective study. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2017; 41(2):359-368.

Duncan LE, Ratanatharathorn A, Aiello AE, Almli LM, Amstadter AB, Ashley-Koch AE, Baker DG, Beckham JC, Bierut LJ, Bisson J, Bradley B, Chen CY, Dalvie S, Farrer LA, Galea S, Garrett ME, Gelernter JE, Guffanti G, Hauser MA, Johnson EO, Kessler RC, Kimbrel NA, King A, Koen N, Kranzler HR, Logue MW, Maihofer AX, Martin AR, Miller MW, Morey RA, Nugent NR, Rice JP, Ripke S, Roberts AL, Saccone NL, Smoller JW, Stein DJ, Stein MB, Sumner JA, Uddin M, Ursano RJ, Wildman DE, Yehuda R, Zhao H, Daly MJ, Liberzon I, Ressler KJ, Nievergelt CM, Koenen KC. Largest GWAS of PTSD (N=20,070) yields genetic overlap with schizophrenia and sex differences in heritability. Mol Psychiatry. 2017 Apr 25. doi: 10.1038/mp.2017.77. [Epub ahead of print].

Teitelbaum AM, Murphy SE, Akk G, Baker TB, Germann A, von Weymarn LB, Bierut LJ, Goate A, Kharasch ED, Bloom AJ. Nicotine dependence is associated with functional variation in FMO3, an enzyme that metabolizes nicotine in the brain. Pharmacogenomics J, 2017 Mar 14. doi: 10.1038/tpj.2016.92. [Epub ahead of print].

Zhang TX, Saccone NL, Bierut LJ, Rice JP. Targeted sequencing identifies genetic polymorphisms of Flavin-containing monooxygenase genes contributing to susceptibility of nicotine dependence in European American and African American. Brain Behav. 2017; 7(4):e00651.

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