Melissa Wellons
Last active: 3/14/2014

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  1. Meta-analysis of loci associated with age at natural menopause in African-American women. Chen CT, Liu CT, Chen GK, Andrews JS, Arnold AM, Dreyfus J, Franceschini N, Garcia ME, Kerr KF, Li G, Lohman KK, Musani SK, Nalls MA, Raffel LJ, Smith J, Ambrosone CB, Bandera EV, Bernstein L, Britton A, Brzyski RG, Cappola A, Carlson CS, Couper D, Deming SL, Goodarzi MO, Heiss G, John EM, Lu X, Le Marchand L, Marciante K, Mcknight B, Millikan R, Nock NL, Olshan AF, Press MF, Vaiyda D, Woods NF, Taylor HA, Zhao W, Zheng W, Evans MK, Harris TB, Henderson BE, Kardia SL, Kooperberg C, Liu Y, Mosley TH, Psaty B, Wellons M, Windham BG, Zonderman AB, Cupples LA, Demerath EW, Haiman C, Murabito JM, Rajkovic A (2014) Hum Mol Genet 23(12): 3327-42
    › Primary publication · 24493794 (PubMed) · PMC4030781 (PubMed Central)
  2. Racial and ethnic differences in the physiology and clinical symptoms of menopause. Richard-Davis G, Wellons M (2013) Semin Reprod Med 31(5): 380-6
    › Primary publication · 23934699 (PubMed)
  3. Assessing the utility of methods for menopausal transition classification in a population-based cohort: the CARDIA Study. Whitham HK, Maclehose RF, Harlow BL, Wellons MF, Schreiner PJ (2013) Maturitas 75(3): 289-93
    › Primary publication · 23707105 (PubMed) · PMC3767146 (PubMed Central)
  4. Genome-wide association study of age at menarche in African-American women. Demerath EW, Liu CT, Franceschini N, Chen G, Palmer JR, Smith EN, Chen CT, Ambrosone CB, Arnold AM, Bandera EV, Berenson GS, Bernstein L, Britton A, Cappola AR, Carlson CS, Chanock SJ, Chen W, Chen Z, Deming SL, Elks CE, Evans MK, Gajdos Z, Henderson BE, Hu JJ, Ingles S, John EM, Kerr KF, Kolonel LN, Le Marchand L, Lu X, Millikan RC, Musani SK, Nock NL, North K, Nyante S, Press MF, Rodriquez-Gil JL, Ruiz-Narvaez EA, Schork NJ, Srinivasan SR, Woods NF, Zheng W, Ziegler RG, Zonderman A, Heiss G, Gwen Windham B, Wellons M, Murray SS, Nalls M, Pastinen T, Rajkovic A, Hirschhorn J, Adrienne Cupples L, Kooperberg C, Murabito JM, Haiman CA (2013) Hum Mol Genet 22(16): 3329-46
    › Primary publication · 23599027 (PubMed) · PMC3723312 (PubMed Central)
  5. Antral follicle count predicts natural menopause in a population-based sample: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults Women's Study. Wellons MF, Bates GW, Schreiner PJ, Siscovick DS, Sternfeld B, Lewis CE (2013) Menopause 20(8): 825-30
    › Primary publication · 23422869 (PubMed) · PMC3675173 (PubMed Central)
  6. Preterm birth and future maternal blood pressure, inflammation, and intimal-medial thickness: the CARDIA study. Catov JM, Lewis CE, Lee M, Wellons MF, Gunderson EP (2013) Hypertension 61(3): 641-6
    › Primary publication · 23319540 (PubMed) · PMC3583341 (PubMed Central)
  7. Sex hormone-binding globulin and risk of clinical diabetes in American black, Hispanic, and Asian/Pacific Islander postmenopausal women. Chen BH, Brennan K, Goto A, Song Y, Aziz N, You NC, Wellons MF, Manson JE, White DL, Butch AW, Liu S (2012) Clin Chem 58(10): 1457-66
    › Primary publication · 22908136 (PubMed) · PMC4088986 (PubMed Central)
  8. A genome-wide association meta-analysis of circulating sex hormone-binding globulin reveals multiple Loci implicated in sex steroid hormone regulation. Coviello AD, Haring R, Wellons M, Vaidya D, Lehtimäki T, Keildson S, Lunetta KL, He C, Fornage M, Lagou V, Mangino M, Onland-Moret NC, Chen B, Eriksson J, Garcia M, Liu YM, Koster A, Lohman K, Lyytikäinen LP, Petersen AK, Prescott J, Stolk L, Vandenput L, Wood AR, Zhuang WV, Ruokonen A, Hartikainen AL, Pouta A, Bandinelli S, Biffar R, Brabant G, Cox DG, Chen Y, Cummings S, Ferrucci L, Gunter MJ, Hankinson SE, Martikainen H, Hofman A, Homuth G, Illig T, Jansson JO, Johnson AD, Karasik D, Karlsson M, Kettunen J, Kiel DP, Kraft P, Liu J, Ljunggren Ö, Lorentzon M, Maggio M, Markus MR, Mellström D, Miljkovic I, Mirel D, Nelson S, Morin Papunen L, Peeters PH, Prokopenko I, Raffel L, Reincke M, Reiner AP, Rexrode K, Rivadeneira F, Schwartz SM, Siscovick D, Soranzo N, Stöckl D, Tworoger S, Uitterlinden AG, van Gils CH, Vasan RS, Wichmann HE, Zhai G, Bhasin S, Bidlingmaier M, Chanock SJ, De Vivo I, Harris TB, Hunter DJ, Kähönen M, Liu S, Ouyang P, Spector TD, van der Schouw YT, Viikari J, Wallaschofski H, McCarthy MI, Frayling TM, Murray A, Franks S, Järvelin MR, de Jong FH, Raitakari O, Teumer A, Ohlsson C, Murabito JM, Perry JR (2012) PLoS Genet 8(7): e1002805
    › Primary publication · 22829776 (PubMed) · PMC3400553 (PubMed Central)
  9. Race matters: a systematic review of racial/ethnic disparity in Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology reported outcomes. Wellons MF, Fujimoto VY, Baker VL, Barrington DS, Broomfield D, Catherino WH, Richard-Davis G, Ryan M, Thornton K, Armstrong AY (2012) Fertil Steril 98(2): 406-9
    › Primary publication · 22698638 (PubMed) · PMC3409320 (PubMed Central)
  10. Early menopause predicts future coronary heart disease and stroke: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Wellons M, Ouyang P, Schreiner PJ, Herrington DM, Vaidya D (2012) Menopause 19(10): 1081-7
    › Primary publication · 22692332 (PubMed) · PMC3443540 (PubMed Central)
  11. Cardiovascular disease and primary ovarian insufficiency. Wellons M (2011) Semin Reprod Med 29(4): 328-41
    › Primary publication · 21969267 (PubMed) · PMC3353811 (PubMed Central)
  12. Racial and regional differences in age at menopause in the United States: findings from the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study. McKnight KK, Wellons MF, Sites CK, Roth DL, Szychowski JM, Halanych JH, Cushman M, Safford MM (2011) Am J Obstet Gynecol 205(4): 353.e1-8
    › Primary publication · 21663888 (PubMed) · PMC3202084 (PubMed Central)
  13. Polycystic ovary syndrome and risk for long-term diabetes and dyslipidemia. Wang ET, Calderon-Margalit R, Cedars MI, Daviglus ML, Merkin SS, Schreiner PJ, Sternfeld B, Wellons M, Schwartz SM, Lewis CE, Williams OD, Siscovick DS, Bibbins-Domingo K (2011) Obstet Gynecol 117(1): 6-13
    › Primary publication · 21173640 (PubMed) · PMC3060760 (PubMed Central)
  14. Prospective association of serum androgens and sex hormone-binding globulin with subclinical cardiovascular disease in young adult women: the "Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults" women's study. Calderon-Margalit R, Schwartz SM, Wellons MF, Lewis CE, Daviglus ML, Schreiner PJ, Williams OD, Sternfeld B, Carr JJ, O'Leary DH, Sidney S, Friedlander Y, Siscovick DS (2010) J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95(9): 4424-31
    › Primary publication · 20554712 (PubMed) · PMC2936074 (PubMed Central)
  15. Prepregnancy lipids related to preterm birth risk: the coronary artery risk development in young adults study. Catov JM, Ness RB, Wellons MF, Jacobs DR, Roberts JM, Gunderson EP (2010) J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95(8): 3711-8
    › Primary publication · 20501685 (PubMed) · PMC2913035 (PubMed Central)
  16. Childbearing may increase visceral adipose tissue independent of overall increase in body fat. Gunderson EP, Sternfeld B, Wellons MF, Whitmer RA, Chiang V, Quesenberry CP, Lewis CE, Sidney S (2008) Obesity (Silver Spring) 16(5): 1078-84
    › Primary publication · 18356843 (PubMed) · PMC2952441 (PubMed Central)
  17. Racial differences in self-reported infertility and risk factors for infertility in a cohort of black and white women: the CARDIA Women's Study. Wellons MF, Lewis CE, Schwartz SM, Gunderson EP, Schreiner PJ, Sternfeld B, Richman J, Sites CK, Siscovick DS (2008) Fertil Steril 90(5): 1640-8
    › Primary publication · 18321499 (PubMed) · PMC2592196 (PubMed Central)