Pantel S. Vokonas, MD

Professor, Medicine

(617) 638-5300
150 S Huntington Avenue

Other Positions

  • Professor, Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health
  • VA Boston Healthcare System

Education

  • Ohio State University, MD
  • Ohio State University, BA

Publications

  • Published on 1/8/2018

    Marioni RE, McRae AF, Bressler J, Colicino E, Hannon E, Li S, Prada D, Smith JA, Trevisi L, Tsai PC, Vojinovic D, Simino J, Levy D, Liu C, Mendelson M, Satizabal CL, Yang Q, Jhun MA, Kardia SLR, Zhao W, Bandinelli S, Ferrucci L, Hernandez DG, Singleton AB, Harris SE, Starr JM, Kiel DP, McLean RR, Just AC, Schwartz J, Spiro A, Vokonas P, Amin N, Ikram MA, Uitterlinden AG, van Meurs JBJ, Spector TD, Steves C, Baccarelli AA, Bell JT, van Duijn CM, Fornage M, Hsu YH, Mill J, Mosley TH, Seshadri S, Deary IJ. Meta-analysis of epigenome-wide association studies of cognitive abilities. Mol Psychiatry. 2018 Jan 08. PMID: 29311653.

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  • Published on 11/30/2017

    Richard MA, Huan T, Ligthart S, Gondalia R, Jhun MA, Brody JA, Irvin MR, Marioni R, Shen J, Tsai PC, Montasser ME, Jia Y, Syme C, Salfati EL, Boerwinkle E, Guan W, Mosley TH, Bressler J, Morrison AC, Liu C, Mendelson MM, Uitterlinden AG, van Meurs JB, Franco OH, Zhang G, Li Y, Stewart JD, Bis JC, Psaty BM, Chen YI, Kardia SLR, Zhao W, Turner ST, Absher D, Aslibekyan S, Starr JM, McRae AF, Hou L, Just AC, Schwartz JD, Vokonas PS, Menni C, Spector TD, Shuldiner A, Damcott CM, Rotter JI, Palmas W, Liu Y, Paus T, Horvath S, O'Connell JR, Guo X, Pausova Z, Assimes TL, Sotoodehnia N, Smith JA, Arnett DK, Deary IJ, Baccarelli AA, Bell JT, Whitsel E, Dehghan A, Levy D, Fornage M. DNA Methylation Analysis Identifies Loci for Blood Pressure Regulation. Am J Hum Genet. 2017 Dec 07; 101(6):888-902. PMID: 29198723.

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  • Published on 11/25/2017

    Prada D, Colicino E, Power MC, Weisskopf MG, Zhong J, Hou L, Spiro A, Vokonas P, Brennan K, Herrera LA, Schwartz J, Wright R, Hu H, Baccarelli AA. Corrigendum to "APOE e4 allele modifies the association of lead exposure with age-related cognitive decline in older individuals" [Environ. Res. 151 (2016) 101-105]. Environ Res. 2017 Nov 25. PMID: 29183624.

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  • Published on 11/6/2017

    Nwanaji-Enwerem JC, Colicino E, Dai L, Di Q, Just AC, Hou L, Vokonas P, De Vivo I, Lemos B, Lu Q, Weisskopf MG, Baccarelli AA, Schwartz JD. miRNA processing gene polymorphisms, blood DNA methylation age and long-term ambient PM2.5 exposure in elderly men. Epigenomics. 2017 Dec; 9(12):1529-1542. PMID: 29106301.

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  • Published on 11/3/2017

    Sahin-Efe A, Upadhyay J, Ko BJ, Dincer F, Park KH, Migdal A, Vokonas P, Mantzoros C. Irisin and Leptin Concentrations in relation to Obesity, and Developing Type 2 Diabetes: a cross sectional and a prospective case-control study nested in the Normative Aging Study. Metabolism. 2017 Nov 03. PMID: 29108900.

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  • Published on 11/1/2017

    Peng C, Cayir A, Sanchez-Guerra M, Di Q, Wilson A, Zhong J, Kosheleva A, Trevisi L, Colicino E, Brennan K, Dereix AE, Dai L, Coull BA, Vokonas P, Schwartz J, Baccarelli AA. Associations of Annual Ambient Fine Particulate Matter Mass and Components with Mitochondrial DNA Abundance. Epidemiology. 2017 Nov; 28(6):763-770. PMID: 28953603.

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  • Published on 10/29/2017

    Barfield R, Shen J, Just AC, Vokonas PS, Schwartz J, Baccarelli AA, VanderWeele TJ, Lin X. Testing for the indirect effect under the null for genome-wide mediation analyses. Genet Epidemiol. 2017 Dec; 41(8):824-833. PMID: 29082545.

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  • Published on 8/18/2017

    Kresovich JK, Bulka CM, Joyce BT, Vokonas PS, Schwartz J, Baccarelli AA, Hibler EA, Hou L. The Inflammatory Potential of Dietary Manganese in a Cohort of Elderly Men. Biol Trace Elem Res. 2017 Aug 18. PMID: 28822065.

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  • Published on 7/26/2017

    Zhang H, Zheng Y, Yoon G, Zhang Z, Gao T, Joyce B, Zhang W, Schwartz J, Vokonas P, Colicino E, Baccarelli A, Hou L, Liu L. Regularized estimation in sparse high-dimensional multivariate regression, with application to a DNA methylation study. Stat Appl Genet Mol Biol. 2017 Jul 26; 16(3):159-171. PMID: 28734115.

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  • Published on 7/7/2017

    Nwanaji-Enwerem JC, Colicino E, Dai L, Cayir A, Sanchez-Guerra M, Laue HE, Nguyen VT, Di Q, Just AC, Hou L, Vokonas P, Coull BA, Weisskopf MG, Baccarelli AA, Schwartz JD. Impacts of the Mitochondrial Genome on the Relationship of Long-Term Ambient Fine Particle Exposure with Blood DNA Methylation Age. Environ Sci Technol. 2017 Jul 18; 51(14):8185-8195. PMID: 28636816.

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