Candelaria Vergara

Research Associate

19982018
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Asthma Medicine & Life Sciences
Immunoglobulin E Medicine & Life Sciences
Population Medicine & Life Sciences
Colombia Medicine & Life Sciences
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus Medicine & Life Sciences
Alleles Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1998 2018

Genotype imputation performance of three reference panels using African ancestry individuals

Vergara, C., Parker, M. M., Franco, L., Cho, M. H., Valencia-Duarte, A. V., Beaty, T. H. & Duggal, P. Apr 10 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Human genetics. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Haplotypes
Genotype
Genome
African Americans
Population

Effect of polymorphisms on TGFB1 on allergic asthma and helminth infection in an African admixed population

Costa, R. D. S., Figueiredo, C. A., Barreto, M. L., Alcantara-Neves, N. M., Rodrigues, L. C., Cruz, A. A., Vergara, C., Rafaels, N., Foster, C., Potee, J., Campbell, M., Mathias, R. A. & Barnes, K. C. Apr 1 2017 In : Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. 118, 4, p. 483-488.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Helminths
Transforming Growth Factors
Asthma
Interleukin-10
Odds Ratio

Genetic basis for variation in plasma IL-18 levels in persons with chronic hepatitis C virus and human immunodeficiency virus-1 infections

Vergara, C. , Thio, C. , Latanich, R. , Cox, A. L. , Kirk, G. D. , Mehta, S. H. , Busch, M. , Murphy, E. L. , Villacres, M. C. , Peters, M. G. , French, A. L. , Golub, E. , Eron, J. , Lahiri, C. D. , Shrestha, S. , Gustafson, D. , Young, M. , Anastos, K. , Aouizerat, B. , Kim, A. Y. & 3 others Lauer, G., Thomas, D. L. & Duggal, P. Mar 16 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Genes and Immunity.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interleukin-18
Chronic Hepatitis C
Virus Diseases
Hepacivirus
HIV-1

Identifying tagging SNPs for African specific genetic variation from the African Diaspora Genome

Consortia CAAPA Consortium Jan 1 2017 In : Scientific Reports. 7, 46398

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

genetic variation
genome
ancestry
asthma
genotyping

A continuum of admixture in the Western Hemisphere revealed by the African Diaspora genome

Mathias, R. A. , Taub, M. A. , Gignoux, C. R. , Fu, W. , Musharoff, S. , O'Connor, T. D. , Vergara, C. , Torgerson, D. G. , Pino-Yanes, M. , Shringarpure, S. S. , Huang, L. , Rafaels, N. , Boorgula, M. P. , Johnston, H. R. , Ortega, V. E. , Levin, A. M. , Song, W. , Torres, R. , Padhukasahasram, B. , Eng, C. & 42 others Mejia-Mejia, D. A., Ferguson, T., Qin, Z. S., Scott, A. F., Yazdanbakhsh, M., Wilson, J. G., Marrugo, J., Lange, L. A., Kumar, R., Avila, P. C., Williams, L. K., Watson, H., Ware, L. B., Olopade, C., Olopade, O., Oliveira, R., Ober, C., Nicolae, D. L., Meyers, D., Mayorga, A., Knight-Madden, J., Hartert, T., Hansel, N. N., Foreman, M. G., Ford, J. G., Faruque, M. U., Dunston, G. M., Caraballo, L., Burchard, E. G., Bleecker, E., Araujo, M. I., Herrera-Paz, E. F., Gietzen, K., Grus, W. E., Bamshad, M., Bustamante, C. D., Kenny, E. E., Hernandez, R. D., Beaty, T. H., Ruczinski, I., Akey, J. & Barnes, K. C. Oct 11 2016 In : Nature Communications. 7, 12522

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Western hemisphere
genome
admixtures
Genes
Genome