Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 HLA-DRB1 amino acid positions and residues associated with antibody-positive rheumatoid arthritis in black south africansJournal of Rheumatology.  46:138-144. 2019
2018 Genetic Influences on Susceptibility to Rheumatoid Arthritis in African-Americans.Human Molecular Genetics2018
2018 Untangling the complex relationships between incident gout risk, serum urate, and its comorbiditiesArthritis Research.  20. 2018
2017 Coronary Artery Calcification and Rheumatoid Arthritis: Lack of Relationship to Risk Alleles for Coronary Artery Disease in the General PopulationArthritis and Rheumatology.  69:529-541. 2017
2017 Dense genotyping of immune-related regions identifies loci for rheumatoid arthritis risk and damage in African AmericansMolecular Medicine.  23:177-187. 2017
2016 Killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptors are associated with common variable immune deficiency pathogenesisJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.  138:1495-1498. 2016
2016 Association of anti-peptidyl arginine deiminase antibodies with radiographic severity of rheumatoid arthritis in African AmericansArthritis Research.  18. 2016
2016 Serum urate gene associations with incident gout, measured in the Framingham Heart Study, are modified by renal disease and not by body mass indexRheumatology International.  36:263-270. 2016
2016 Modelling heterogeneity among fitness functions using random regressionMethods in Ecology and Evolution.  7:70-79. 2016
2015 The role of genetic variants in CRP in radiographic severity in African Americans with early and established rheumatoid arthritisGenes and Immunity2015
2015 Simple regression for correcting δCt bias in RT-qPCR low-density array data normalizationBMC Genomics.  16. 2015
2015 Brief report: Expression of interferon-γ receptor genes in peripheral blood mononuclear cells is associated with rheumatoid arthritis and its radiographic severity in african americansArthritis and Rheumatology.  67:1165-1170. 2015
2015 Quantifying hummingbird preference for floral trait combinations: The role of selection on trait interactions in the evolution of pollination syndromesEvolution.  69:1113-1127. 2015
2015 The role of genetic variants in CRP in radiographic severity in African Americans with early and established rheumatoid arthritisGenes and Immunity.  16:446-451. 2015
2014 Genetic variants associated with methotrexate efficacy and toxicity in early rheumatoid arthritis: Results from the treatment of early aggressive rheumatoid arthritis trialPharmacogenomics Journal.  14:48-53. 2014
2014 Gene-body mass index interactions are associated with methotrexate toxicity in rheumatoid arthritisAnnals of the Rheumatic Diseases.  73:785-786. 2014
2014 HLA-DRB1-associated rheumatoid arthritis risk at multiple levels in African Americans: Hierarchical classification systems, amino acid positions, and residuesArthritis and Rheumatology.  66:3274-3282. 2014
2014 Immunochip identifies novel, and replicates known, genetic risk loci for rheumatoid arthritis in black South AfricansMolecular Medicine.  20:341-349. 2014
2014 Periodontitis and porphyromonas gingivalis in patients with rheumatoid arthritisArthritis and Rheumatology.  66:1090-1100. 2014
2013 Editorial: Ethnic-specific genetic analyses in rheumatoid arthritis: Incremental gains but valuable contributions to the big pictureArthritis and Rheumatism.  65:3014-3016. 2013
2013 Comparison of the disease activity score using erythrocyte sedimentation rate and C-reactive protein in African Americans with rheumatoid arthritisJournal of Rheumatology.  40:1812-1822. 2013
2013 Clinical response within 12 weeks as a predictor of future low disease activity in patients with early RA: Results from the TEAR trialJournal of Rheumatology.  40:572-578. 2013
2013 Gene expression patterns in peripheral blood cells associated with radiographic severity in African Americans with early rheumatoid arthritisRheumatology International.  33:129-137. 2013
2012 Association of single-nucleotide polymorphisms in CCR6, TAGAP, and TNFAIP3 with rheumatoid arthritis in African AmericansArthritis and Rheumatism.  64:1355-1358. 2012
2012 Use of a multiethnic approach to identify rheumatoid- arthritis- susceptibility loci, 1p36 and 17q12American Journal of Human Genetics.  90:524-532. 2012
2012 Impact of interactions of cigarette smoking with NAT2 polymorphisms on rheumatoid arthritis risk in African AmericansArthritis and Rheumatism.  64:655-664. 2012
2012 Variable nursery pollinator importance and its effect on plant reproductive successOecologia.  168:439-448. 2012
2010 Associations of cigarette smoking with rheumatoid arthritis in African AmericansArthritis and Rheumatism.  62:3560-3568. 2010
2010 Most common single-nucleotide polymorphisms associated with rheumatoid arthritis in persons of European ancestry confer risk of rheumatoid arthritis in African AmericansArthritis and Rheumatism.  62:3547-3553. 2010
2010 The distribution and hypothesis testing of eigenvalues from the canonical analysis of the gamma matrix of quadratic and correlational selection gradientsEvolution.  64:1076-1085. 2010
2010 Mapping interacting QTL for count phenotypes using hierarchical Poisson and binomial models: An application to reproductive traits in miceGenetics Research.  92:13-23. 2010
2010 Multiyear study of multivariate linear and nonlinear phenotypic selection on floral traits of hummingbird-pollinated silene virginicaEvolution.  64:358-369. 2010
2010 Genetic association of htSNPs across the major histocompatibility complex with rheumatoid arthritis in an African-American populationGenes and Immunity.  11:94-97. 2010
2009 Pollinator specialization and pollination syndromes of three related North American SileneEcology.  90:2077-2087. 2009
2008 Point and interval estimation of pollinator importance: A study using pollination data of Silene carolinianaOecologia.  156:325-332. 2008
2006 Nectar reward and advertisement in hummingbird-pollinated Silene virginica (Caryophyllaceae)American Journal of Botany.  93:1800-1807. 2006
2006 Pollination and seed predation by moths on Silene and allied Caryophyllaceae: Evaluating a model system to study the evolution of mutualismsNew Phytologist.  169:667-680. 2006

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biology, University of Maryland System : College Park 2008
  • Full Name

  • Richard Reynolds