Publications

1. Ley SH, Harris SB, Connelly PW, Mamakeesick M, Gittelsohn J, Hegele RA, Retnakaran R, Zinman B, Hanley AJ. Adipokines and incident type 2 diabetes in an Aboriginal Canadian population: the Sandy Lake Health and Diabetes Project. Diabetes Care. 2008;31(7):1410-5. PMCID: PMC2453664
2. Ley SH, Harris SB, Mamakeesick M, Noon T, Fiddler E, Gittelsohn J, Wolever TM, Connelly PW, Hegele RA, Zinman B, Hanley AJ. Metabolic syndrome and its components as predictors of incident type 2 diabetes mellitus in an Aboriginal community. CMAJ. 2009;180(6):617-24. PMCID: PMC2653587
3. Ley SH, Hegele RA, Connelly PW, Harris SB, Mamakeesick M, Cao H, Gittelsohn, J, Retnakaran, R, Zinman, B, Hanley, AJ. Assessing the association of HNF1A G319S variant with C-reactive protein in Aboriginal Canadians: a population-based epidemiological study. Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2010; 9(1):39. PMCID: PMC2929219
4. Ley SH, Harris SB, Connelly PW, Mamakeesick M, Gittelsohn J, Wolever TM, Hegele RA, Zinman B, Hanley AJ. Association of apolipoprotein B with incident type 2 diabetes in an Aboriginal Canadian population. Clin Chem. 2010;56(4):666-70. PMID:20110448
5. Ley SH, O’Connor DL, Retnakaran R, Hamilton JK, Sermer M, Zinman B, Hanley AJ. Impact of maternal metabolic abnormalities in pregnancy on human milk and subsequent infant metabolic development: methodology and design. BMC Public Health. 2010;10(1):590. PMCID: PMC2965719
6. Ley SH, Hegele RA, Harris SB, Mamakeesick M, Cao H, Connelly, PW, Gittelsohn, J, Retnakaran, R, Zinman, B, Hanley, AJ. HNF1A G319S variant, active cigarette smoking and the development of type 2 diabetes. BMC Med Genet. 2011;12:1. PMCID: PMC3022797
7. Ley SH, Hanley AJ, Stone D, O’Connor DL. Effects of pasteurization on adiponectin and insulin concentrations in donor human milk. Pediatr Res. 2011;70(3):278-81. PMID:21587097
8. Ley SH, Hanley AJ, Retnakaran R, Sermer M, Zinman B, O’Connor DL. Effect of macronutrient intake during the second trimester on glucose metabolism later in pregnancy. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011;94(5):1232-40. PMID:21955650
9. Ley SH, Harris SB, Connelly PW, Mamakeesick M, Gittelsohn J, Wolever TM, Hegele RA, Zinman B, Hanley AJ. Utility of non-high density lipoprotein cholesterol in assessing type 2 diabetes risk. Diabetes Obes Metab. 2012;14(9):821-5. PMID:22510237
10. Ley SH, Hanley AJ, Sermer M, Zinman B, O’Connor DL. Associations of prenatal metabolic abnormalities with insulin and adiponectin concentrations in human milk. Am J Clin Nutr. 2012;95(4):867-74. PMID:22378730
11. Ley SH, Hanley AJ, Sermer M, Zinman B, O’Connor DL. Lower dietary vitamin E intake during the second trimester is associated with insulin resistance and hyperglycemia later in pregnancy. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2013;67(11):1154-6. PMID:24065066
12. Zhang C, Tobias DK, Chavarro JE, Bao W, Wang D, Ley SH, Hu FB. Adherence to healthy lifestyle before pregnancy and the risk of gestational diabetes. BMJ. 2014;349:g5450. PMID:25269649
13. Li Y, Hu Y, Ley SH, Rajpathak S, Hu FB. Sulfonylurea use and incident cardiovascular disease among patients with type 2 diabetes: Prospective cohort study among women. Diabetes Care. 2014;37(11):3106-13. PMID:25150157
14. Ley SH, Hamdy O, Mohan,V, Hu FB. Prevention and management of type 2 diabetes: Dietary components and nutritional strategies. Lancet. 2014;383(9933):1999-2007. PMID:24910231
15. Ley SH, Sun Q, Willett WC, Eliassen AH, Wu K, Pan A, Grodstein F, Hu FB. Associations between red meat intake and biomarkers of inflammation and glucose metabolism in women. Am J Clin Nutr. 2014;99(2):352-60. PMCID: PMC3893727
16. Ley SH, Sun Q, Jimenez MC, Rexrode KM, Manson JE, Jensen MK, Rimm EB, Hu FB. Association between alcohol consumption and plasma fetuin-A and its contribution to incident type 2 diabetes in women. Diabetologia. 2014;57(1):93-101. PMCID: PMC3858443
17. Li Y, Ley SH, VanderWeele TJ, Curhan GC, Rich-Edwards JW, Willett WC, Forman JP, Hu FB, Qi L. Joint association between birth weight at term and later life adherence to a healthy lifestyle with risk of hypertension. BMC Med. 2015;13(1):175. PMID:26228391
18. Li Y, Ley SH, Tobias DK, Chiuve SE, VanderWeele TJ, Rich-Edwards JW, Curhan GC, Willett WC, Manson JE, Hu FB, Qi L. Birth weight and later life adherence to healthy lifestyles in predicting type 2 diabetes. BMJ. 2015;351:h3672. PMID:26199273
19. Huang T, Qi Q, Zheng Y, Ley SH, Manson JE, Hu FB, Qi L. Genetic predisposition to central obesity and risk of type 2 diabetes: Two independent cohort studies. Diabetes Care. 2015;38(7):1306-11. PMID:25852209
20. Bao W, Yeung E, Tobias DK, Hu FB, Vaag AA, Chavarro JE, Mills JL, Grunnet LG, Bowers K, Ley SH, Kiely M, Olsen SF, Zhang C. Long-term risk of type 2 diabetes in relation to BMI and weight change among women with a history of gestational diabetes mellitus: A prospective cohort study. Diabetologia. 2015;58(6):1212-9. PMID:25796371
21. Huang T, Zheng Y, Qi Q, Xu M, Ley SH, Li Y, Kang JH, Wiggs J, Pasquale LR, Chan AT, Rimm EB, Hunter, DJ, Manson, JE, Willett, WC, Hu, FB, Qi, L. DNA methylation variants, B vitamins intake, and long-term weight change: Gene-diet interactions in two US cohorts. Diabetes. 2015;64:3146-54. PMID:26001398
22. Li Y, Hruby A, Bernstein AM, Ley SH, Wang DD, Chiuve SE, Sampson L, Rexrode KM, Rimm EB, Willett WC, Hu FB. Saturated fat as compared to unsaturated fats and sources of carbohydrates in relation to risk of coronary heart disease: A prospective cohort study. JACC. 2015;66(14):1538-48.