• 9799 Citations
  • 51 h-Index
1977 …2018
If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Fingerprint Fingerprint is based on mining the text of the experts' scientific documents to create an index of weighted terms, which defines the key subjects of each individual researcher.

  • 10 Similar Profiles
African Americans Medicine & Life Sciences
Prostatic Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Medicine & Life Sciences
Population Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Alleles Medicine & Life Sciences
Genome-Wide Association Study Medicine & Life Sciences
Vitamin D Medicine & Life Sciences

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Projects 1977 2017

Prostatic Neoplasms
Vitamin D
African Americans

Howard/Hopkins Cancer Center Partnership

Kittles, R. A., Adams-Campbell, L. L., Allworth, A. N. N., Broome, C., Adams-Campbell, L., Smoot, D. T., Adams-Campbell, L. L., Frederick, W. A., Bremner, T. A. & Ashktorab, H.

National Institutes of Health


Project: Research projectSpecialized Center--Cooperative Agreements

Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Prostatic Neoplasms
Gene Expression
African Americans


Kittles, R. A., Dunning, J., Alberts, J., Mc Clure, P., Miller, R. L., Epps, C., Malveaux, F., Taylor, R., Tuamokumo, F., Bonney, G., MacK, J. W., Bowen, D., Rhoads, A., Byrnes, W. M., Sridhar, R., Wang, P., Nekhai, S., Waters, C., Southerland, W., Ashe, W., Walters, C., Dunston, G. & Culbreath, T.

National Institutes of Health


Project: Research projectResearch Centers in Minority Institutions Award


Kittles, R. A., Stubbs, J., Rotimi, C. N., Furbert-Harris, P., Bakare, O., Berka, N., Davila-Garcia, M. I., Royal, C., Heinbockel, T., Walcourt, A., Tizabi, Y., Adeyemo, A., Haddad, G., Nelson, K. E., Littleton, G., Gultneh, Y., Walters, E., Broome, C., MacK, S., Tai, S., Sobrian, S. K., Bond, V., Coleman, B., Hosten, C., Dehkordi, O. G., Carpentier, R., Baker, J., Leak, L. V., Whitfield, C., Yun, J., Anderson, W., Lall, A., Thomas, W. E., Eckberg, W. R., Southerland, W., Day, A., MacK, J. W., Dutta, S. & Harrell, J.

National Institutes of Health


Project: Research projectMinority Biomedical Research Support - MBRS

skin (animal)

Research Output 1995 2018

  • 9799 Citations
  • 51 h-Index
  • 179 Article
  • 3 Review article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Letter
1 Citations

Genome-wide association study in African Americans with acute respiratory distress syndrome identifies the selectin P ligand gene as a risk factor

Bime, C. , Pouladi, N. , Sammani, S. , Batai, K. , Casanova, N. , Zhou, T. , Kempf, C. L. , Sun, X. , Camp, S. M. , Wang, T. , Kittles, R. A. , Lussier, Y. A. , Jones, T. K. , Reilly, J. P. , Meyer, N. J. , Christie, J. D. , Karnes, J. H. , Gonzalez-Garay, M. , Christiani, D. C. , Yates, C. R. & 3 others Wurfel, M. M., Meduri, G. U. & Garcia, J. G. N., Jun 1 2018, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 197, 11, p. 1421-1432 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genome-Wide Association Study
Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome
African Americans

West African ancestry and nocturnal blood pressure in African Americans: The Jackson Heart Study

Booth, J. N., Li, M., Shimbo, D., Hess, R., Irvin, M. R., Kittles, R., Wilson, J. G., Jorde, L. B., Cheung, A. K., Lange, L. A., Lange, E. M., Yano, Y., Muntner, P. & Bress, A. P., Jan 1 2018, In : American Journal of Hypertension. 31, 6, p. 706-714 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

African Americans
Blood Pressure
Antihypertensive Agents
Cardiovascular Diseases

An American Thoracic Society/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute workshop report: Addressing respiratory Health equality in the United States

Celedón, J. C., Burchard, E. G., Schraufnagel, D., Castillo-Salgado, C., Schenker, M., Balmes, J., Neptune, E., Cummings, K. J., Holguin, F., Riekert, K. A., Wisnivesky, J. P., Garcia, J. G. N., Roman, J., Kittles, R., Ortega, V. E., Redline, S., Mathias, R., Thomas, A., Samet, J. & Ford, J. G., May 1 2017, In : Annals of the American Thoracic Society. 14, 5, p. 814-826 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (U.S.)
Critical Care
5 Citations

Association between serum 25-hydroxy-vitamin D and aggressive prostate cancer in African American men

Nelson, S. M., Batai, K., Ahaghotu, C., Agurs-Collins, T. & Kittles, R. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Nutrients. 9, 1, 12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

prostatic neoplasms
African Americans
vitamin D
blood serum
Vitamin D
3 Citations

Comprehensive molecular profiling of 718 Multiple Myelomas reveals significant differences in mutation frequencies between African and European descent cases

Manojlovic, Z., Christofferson, A., Liang, W. S., Aldrich, J., Washington, M., Wong, S., Rohrer, D., Jewell, S., Kittles, R. A., Derome, M., Auclair, D., Craig, D. W., Keats, J. & Carpten, J. D., Nov 1 2017, In : PLoS Genetics. 13, 11, e1007087

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mutation Rate
Multiple Myeloma
African American