Martin G. Larson, SD

Research Professor, Biostatistics

Martin Larson
Framingham Heart Study 73 Mt Wayte Ave


Martin G. Larson, SD, is a research professor in the department of biostatistics at the Boston University School of Public Health. He also serves as a research associate professor in the field of preventive medicine & epidemiology. He has served as a doctoral advisor and served on multiple committees within the Framingham Heart Study. He is prolific in his field, having published over 500 papers.

Other Positions

  • Research Associate Professor, Preventive Medicine & Epidemiology, Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Research Professor, Mathematics and Statistics, Boston University
  • Framingham Heart Study


  • Harvard School of Public Health, SD
  • Harvard University, AB
  • Harvard School of Public Health, SM/ScM


  • Published on 3/19/2019

    Ko D, Benson MD, Ngo D, Yang Q, Larson MG, Wang TJ, Trinquart L, McManus DD, Lubitz SA, Ellinor PT, Vasan RS, Gerszten RE, Benjamin EJ, Lin H. Proteomics Profiling and Risk of New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation: Framingham Heart Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Mar 19; 8(6):e010976. PMID: 30841775.

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  • Published on 3/1/2019

    Echouffo-Tcheugui JB, Short MI, Xanthakis V, Field P, Sponholtz TR, Larson MG, Vasan RS. Natural History of Obesity Subphenotypes: Dynamic Changes Over Two Decades and Prognosis in the Framingham Heart Study. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2019 Mar 01; 104(3):738-752. PMID: 30339231.

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  • Published on 2/13/2019

    Spartano NL, Lyass A, Larson MG, Tran T, Andersson C, Blease SJ, Esliger DW, Vasan RS, Murabito JM. Objective physical activity and physical performance in middle-aged and older adults. Exp Gerontol. 2019 May; 119:203-211. PMID: 30771463.

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  • Published on 2/1/2019

    Dörr M, Hamburg NM, Müller C, Smith NL, Gustafsson S, Lehtimäki T, Teumer A, Zeller T, Li X, Lind L, Raitakari OT, Völker U, Blankenberg S, McKnight B, Morris AP, Kähönen M, Lemaitre RN, Wild PS, Nauck M, Völzke H, Münzel T, Mitchell GF, Psaty BM, Lindgren CM, Larson MG, Felix SB, Ingelsson E, Lyytikäinen LP, Herrington D, Benjamin EJ, Schnabel RB. Common Genetic Variation in Relation to Brachial Vascular Dimensions and Flow-Mediated Vasodilation. Circ Genom Precis Med. 2019 Feb; 12(2):e002409. PMID: 30779634.

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  • Published on 1/17/2019

    Watrous JD, Niiranen TJ, Lagerborg KA, Henglin M, Xu YJ, Rong J, Sharma S, Vasan RS, Larson MG, Armando A, Mora S, Quehenberger O, Dennis EA, Cheng S, Jain M. Directed Non-targeted Mass Spectrometry and Chemical Networking for Discovery of Eicosanoids and Related Oxylipins. Cell Chem Biol. 2019 Mar 21; 26(3):433-442.e4. PMID: 30661990.

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  • Published on 1/1/2019

    Lin H, Lunetta KL, Zhao Q, Mandaviya PR, Rong J, Benjamin EJ, Joehanes R, Levy D, van Meurs JBJ, Larson MG, Murabito JM. Whole Blood Gene Expression Associated With Clinical Biological Age. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2019 Jan 01; 74(1):81-88. PMID: 30010802.

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  • Published on 12/25/2018

    Ghorbani A, Bhambhani V, Christenson RH, Meijers WC, de Boer RA, Levy D, Larson MG, Ho JE. Longitudinal Change in Galectin-3 and Incident Cardiovascular Outcomes. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 Dec 25; 72(25):3246-3254. PMID: 30573026.

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  • Published on 10/25/2018

    Niiranen TJ, Enserro DM, Larson MG, Vasan RS. Multisystem Trajectories Over the Adult Life Course and Relations to Cardiovascular Disease and Death. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2018 Oct 25. PMID: 30358808.

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  • Published on 9/18/2018

    Yao C, Chen G, Song C, Keefe J, Mendelson M, Huan T, Sun BB, Laser A, Maranville JC, Wu H, Ho JE, Courchesne P, Lyass A, Larson MG, Gieger C, Graumann J, Johnson AD, Danesh J, Runz H, Hwang SJ, Liu C, Butterworth AS, Suhre K, Levy D. Author Correction: Genome-wide mapping of plasma protein QTLs identifies putatively causal genes and pathways for cardiovascular disease. Nat Commun. 2018 09 18; 9(1):3853. PMID: 30228274.

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  • Published on 9/1/2018

    Shah RV, Rong J, Larson MG, Yeri A, Ziegler O, Tanriverdi K, Murthy V, Liu X, Xiao C, Pico AR, Huan T, Levy D, Lewis GD, Rosenzweig A, Vasan RS, Das S, Freedman JE. Associations of Circulating Extracellular RNAs With Myocardial Remodeling and Heart Failure. JAMA Cardiol. 2018 Sep 01; 3(9):871-876. PMID: 30090932.

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