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2017

  • Wang T, Yin J, Miller AH, Xiao C. A systematic review of the association between fatigue and genetic polymorphisms. Brain Behavior Immunity 2017; doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2017.01.007.
  • Rich T, Zhao F, Cruciani RA, Cella D, Manola J, Fisch MJ. Association of fatigue and depression with circulating levels of proinflammatory cytokines and epidermal growth factor receptor ligands: a correlative study of a placebo-controlled fatigue trial. Cancer Management and Research 2017; 9:1-10.

2016

  • Xiao C, Beitler JJ, Higgins KA, Conneely K, Dwivedi B, Felger J, Wommack EC, Shin DM, Saba NF, Ong LY, Kowalski J, Bruner DW, Miller AH. Fatigue is associated with inflammation in patients with head and neck cancer before and after intensity-modulated radiation therapy. Brain Behavior Immunity 2016;52:145-52.
  • Weiss A, Baselmans BM, Hofer E, Yang J, Okbay A, Lind PA, Miller MB, Nolte IM, Zhao W, Hagenaars SP,
    Hottenga JJ, Matteson LK, Snieder H, Faul JD, Hartman CA, Boyle PA, Tiemeier H, Mosing MA, Pattie A,
    Davies G, Liewald DC, Schmidt R, De Jager PL, Heath AC, Jokela M, Starr JM, Oldehinkel AJ, Johannesson M,
    Cesarini D, Hofman A, Harris SE, Smith JA, Keltikangas-Järvinen L, Pulkki-Råback L, Schmidt H, Smith J,
    Iacono WG, McGue M, Bennett DA, Pedersen NL, Magnusson PK, Deary IJ, Martin NG, Boomsma DI, Bartels M, Luciano M. Personality polygenes, positive affect, and life satisfaction. Twin Research and Human Genetics 2016;19(5):407-17.
  • Okbay A, Baselmans BM, De Neve JE, Turley P, Nivard MG, Fontana MA, Meddens SF, Linnér RK, Rietveld CA, Derringer J, Gratten J, Lee JJ, Liu JZ, de Vlaming R, Ahluwalia TS, Buchwald J, Cavadino A, Frazier-Wood AC, Furlotte NA, Garfield V, Geisel MH, Gonzalez JR, Haitjema S, Karlsson R, van der Laan SW, Ladwig KH, Lahti J, van der Lee SJ, Lind PA, Liu T, Matteson L, Mihailov E, Miller MB, Minica CC, Nolte IM, Mook-Kanamori D, van der Most PJ, Oldmeadow C, Qian Y, Raitakari O, Rawal R, Realo A, Rueedi R, Schmidt B, Smith AV, Stergiakouli E, Tanaka T, Taylor K, Wedenoja J, Wellmann J, Westra HJ, Willems SM, Zhao W; LifeLines Cohort Study, Amin N, Bakshi A, Boyle PA, Cherney S, Cox SR, Davies G, Davis OS, Ding J, Direk N, Eibich P, Emeny RT, Fatemifar G, Faul JD, Ferrucci L, Forstner A, Gieger C, Gupta R, Harris TB, Harris JM, Holliday EG, Hottenga JJ, De Jager PL, Kaakinen MA, Kajantie E, Karhunen V, Kolcic I, Kumari M, Launer LJ, Franke L, Li-Gao R, Koini M, Loukola A, Marques-Vidal P, Montgomery GW, Mosing MA, Paternoster L, Pattie A, Petrovic KE, Pulkki-Råback L, Quaye L, Räikkönen K, Rudan I, Scott RJ, Smith JA, Sutin AR, Trzaskowski M, Vinkhuyzen AE, Yu L, Zabaneh D, Attia JR, Bennett DA, Berger K, Bertram L, Boomsma DI, Snieder H, Chang SC, Cucca F, Deary IJ, van Duijn CM, Eriksson JG, Bültmann U, de Geus EJ, Groenen PJ, Gudnason V, Hansen T, Hartman CA, Haworth CM, Hayward C, Heath AC, Hinds DA, Hyppönen E, Iacono WG, Järvelin MR, Jöckel KH, Kaprio J, Kardia SL, Keltikangas-Järvinen L, Kraft P, Kubzansky LD, Lehtimäki T, Magnusson PK, Martin NG, McGue M, Metspalu A, Mills M, de Mutsert R, Oldehinkel AJ, Pasterkamp G, Pedersen NL, Plomin R, Polasek O, Power C, Rich SS, Rosendaal FR, den Ruijter HM, Schlessinger D, Schmidt H, Svento R, Schmidt R, Alizadeh BZ, Sørensen TI, Spector TD, Steptoe A, Terracciano A, Thurik AR, Timpson NJ, Tiemeier H, Uitterlinden AG, Vollenweider P, Wagner GG, Weir DR, Yang J, Conley DC, Smith GD, Hofman A, Johannesson M, Laibson DI, Medland SE, Meyer MN, Pickrell JK, Esko T, Krueger RF, Beauchamp JP, Koellinger PD, Benjamin DJ, Bartels M, Cesarini D. Genetic variants associated with subjective well-being, depressive symptoms, and neuroticism identified through genome-wide analyses. Nature Genetics 2016; 48(6):624-33.
    Corrigendum: Genetic variants associated with subjective well-being, depressive symptoms, and neuroticism identified through genome-wide analyses. Nature Genetics; 48(8):970.
    Corrigendum: Genetic variants associated with subjective well-being, depressive symptoms, and neuroticism identified through genome-wide analyses. Nature Genetics 2016; 48(12):1591.

2015

  • Burger M, Veenhoven R, Kakar L, Commandeur H. Genetic distance and differences in happiness across nations: some preliminary evidence. Journal of Happiness & Well-Being 2015; 3(2): 142-158.
  • Schoormans D, Darabi H, Li J, Brandberg Y, Eriksson M, Zwinderman KH, Sprangers MA, Hall P. In search for the genetic basis of quality of life in healthy Swedish women: a GWAS study using the iCOGS custom genotyping array. PLoS One 2015; 10(10):e0140563.
  • Janse M, Faassen Mv, Kema I, Smink A, Ranchor AV, Fleer J, Sprangers MA. The impact of goal disturbance after cancer on cortisol levels over time and the moderating role of COMT. PLoS One 2015; 10(8):e0135708.
  • Shi Q, Wang XS, Li G, Shah ND, Orlowski RZ, Williams LA, Mendoza TR, Cleeland CS. Racial/ethnic disparities in inflammatory gene single-nucleotide polymorphisms as predictors of a high risk for symptom burden in patients with multiple myeloma 1 year after diagnosis. Cancer 2015; 121(7):1138-46.
  • Bartels M. Genetics of well-being and its components satisfaction with life, happiness, and quality of life: a review and meta-analysis of heritability studies. Behavior Genetics 2015; 45(2):137-56.
  • Schoormans D, Li J, Darabi H, Brandberg Y, Sprangers MAG, Eriksson M, Zwinderman KH, Hall P. The genetic basis of quality of life in healthy Swedish women: A candidate gene approach. PLoS One 2015. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0118292.
  • Thong MS, Sprangers MA, Sloan JA, Patrick DL, Yang P, van Noorden CJ.Genetic variations underlying self-reported physical functioning: a review. Quality of Life Research 2015; 24(5):1163-77.
    Erratum to: Genetic variations underlying self-reported physical functioning: a review. Quality of Life 2015; 24(7):1797.

2014

  • Sprangers MAG, Ordoñana, JR, Sloan JA. Genetic predisposition for quality of life. In: AC Michalos (Ed.). Encyclopedia of Quality of Life Research 2014.
  • Sprangers MAG, Thong MSY, Bartels M, Barsevick A, Ordoñana J, Shi Q, Wang XS, Klepstad P, Wierenga EA, Singh JA, SLoan JA. Biological pathways, candidate genes, and molecular markers associated with quality-of-life domains: an update. Quality of Life Research 2014; 23(7): 1997-2013.

2013

  • Bartels M, Cacioppo JT, van Beijsterveldt TCEM, Boomsma DI. Exploring the association between well-being and psychopathology in adolescents. Behavior Genetics 2013; 43: 177-190.
  • Ordoñana JR, Bartels M, Boomsma DI, Cella D, Mosing M, Oliveira JR, Patrick DL, Veenhoven R, Wagner GG, Sprangers MAG. Biological pathways and genetic mechanisms involved in social functioning. Quality of Life Research 2013; 22, 1189-1200.
  • Rietveld CA, Cesarini D, Benjamin DJ, Koellinger PD, De Neve J-E, Tiemeier H, Johannesson M, Magnusson PKE, Pedersen NL, Krueger RF, Bartels M. Molecular genetics and subjective well-being. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2013: 1-6.
  • Sprangers MAG, Hall P, Morisky DE, Narrow WE, Dapueto J. Using patient-reported measurement to pave the path towards personalized medicine, Quality of Life Research 2013; 22: 2631-2637.

2012

  • Rausch SM, Gonzalez BD, Clark MM, Patten C, Felten S, Liu H, Li Y, Sloan J, Yang P. SNPs in PTGS2 and LTA predict pain and quality of life in long term lung cancer survivors. Lung Cancer 2012; 77:217-23.
  • Schoormans D, Radonic T, Witte P de, Groenink M, Azim D, Lutter R, Mulder BJM, Sprangers MAG, Zwinderman AH. Mental quality of life is related to a cytokine genetic pathway.PLoS One 2012; 7.
  • Sloan JA, de Andrade M, Decker P, Wampfler J, Oswold C, Clark M, Yang P. Genetic variations and patient-reported quality of life among patients with lung cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2012; 30: 1699-1704.

2010

  • Barsevick A, Frost M, Zwinderman A, Hall P, Halyard M, and the GENEQOL Consortium. I’m so tired: biological and genetic mechanisms of cancer-related fatigue. Quality of Life Research 2010; 19: 1419-1427.
  • Bartels M, Saviouk V, de Moor MH, Willemsen G, van Beijsterveldt TC, Hottenga JJ, de Geus EJ, Boomsma DI. Heritability and genome-wide linkage scan of subjective happiness. Twin Research and Human Genetics 2010; 13: 135-42.
  • Chauhan C. Optimists doing something different: a patient’s view of geneQOL research. Quality of Life Research 2010; 19: 1405-1406.
  • Raat H, van Rossem L, Jaddoe VWV, Landgraf JM, Feeny D, Moll HA, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP. The Generation R study: a candidate gene study and genome-wide association study (GWAS) on health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of mothers and young children. Quality of Life Research 2010; 19: 1439-1446.
  • Rausch SM, Clark MM, Patten C, Liu H, Felten S, Li Y, Sloan J, Yang P. Relationship between cytokine gene single nucleotide polymorphisms and symptom burden and quality of life in lung cancer survivors. Cancer 2010; 116(17): 4103-13.
  • Shi Q, Cleeland CS, Klepstad P, Miaskowski C, Pedersen NL. Biological pathways and genetic variables involved in pain. Quality of Life Research 2010; 19: 1407-1417.
  • Sprangers MAG, Bartels M, Veenhoven R, Baas F, Martin NG, Mosing M, Movsas B, Ropka ME, Shinozaki G, Swaab D, GENEQOL Consortium. Which patient will feel down, which will be happy? The need to study genetic disposition of emotional states. Quality of Life Research 2010; 19: 1429-1437.
  • Sprangers MAG, Sloan JA, Barsevick A, Chauhan C, Dueck AC, Raat H, Quiling S, Van Noorden CJF, the GENEQOL consortium. Scientific imperatives, clinical implications, and theoretical underpinnings for the investigation of the relationship between genetic variables and patient-reported quality-of-life outcomes. Quality of Life Research 2010; 19: 1395-1403.

2009

  • Yang P, Mandrekar SJ, Hillman SH, Allen Ziegler KL, Sun Z, Wampfler JA, Cunningham JM, Sloan JA, Adjei AA, Perez E, Jett JR. Evaluation of glutathione metabolic genes on outcomes in advanced non-small cell lung cancer patients after initial treatment with platinum-based chemotherapy: an NCCTG-97-24-51 based study. Journal of Thoracic Oncology 2009; 4: 479-85.
  • Sprangers MAG, Sloan JA, Veenhoven R, Cleeland CS, Halyard MY, Abertnethy AM, Frank Baas F, Barsevick AM, Bartels M, Boomsma DI, Chauhan C, Dueck AC, Frost MH, Hall P, Klepstad P, Martin NG, Miaskowski C, Mosing M, Movsas B, Noorden CJF van, Patrick DL, Pedersen NL, Ropka ME, Shi Q, Shinozaki G, Singh JA, Yang P, and Zwinderman AH. The Establishment of the GENEQOL Consortium to Investigate the Genetic Disposition of Patient-Reported Quality-of-Life Outcomes. Twin Research and Human Genetics 2009; 12; 3: 301–311.