Grossmann K, Risch M, Markovic M, Aeschbacher S, Weideli OC, Velez L, Kovac M, Pereira F, Wohlwend N, Risch C, Hillmann D, Lung T, Renz H, Twerenbold R, Rothenbühler M, Leibovitz D, Kovacevic V, Klaver P, Brakenhoff TB, Franks B, Mitratza M, Downward GS, Dowling A, Montes S, Veen D, Grobbee DE, Cronin M, Conen D, Goodale BM, Risch L (2024) Sex-specific differences in physiological parameters related to SARS-CoV-2 infections among a national cohort (COVI-GAPP). PLOSONE 19 (3): e0292203. Zur Publikation


Wohlwend N.F, Grossmann K, Aeschbacher S, Weideli O.C, Telser J, Risch M, Conen D, Risch L. The Association of suPAR with Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Young and Healthy Adults. Diagnostics 2023, 13, 2938. Zur Publikation

Telser J, Grossmann K, Weideli O.C, Hillmann D, Aeschbacher S, Wohlwend N.F,  Velez L, Kuhle J, Maleska A, Benkert P, Risch C, Conen D, Risch M and Risch L. Concentrations of Serum Brain Injury Biomarkers Following SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Individuals with and without Long-COVID—Results from the Prospective Population-Based COVI-GAPP Study. Diagnostics 2023, 13, 2167. Zur Publikation


Grossmann K, Aeschbacher S, Wohlwend N, Blum S, Weideli OC, Telser J, Risch M, Risch L, Conen D. Smoking and High-Sensitivity Troponin I Levels in Young and Healthy Adults from the General PopulationApplied Sciences. 2022; 12(19):9777. Zur Publikation

Risch M, Grossmann K, Aeschbacher S, Weideli, O.C, Kovac, M. Pereira, F., … & Risch, L. Investigation of the use of a sensor bracelet for the presymptomatic detection of changes in physiological parameters related to COVID-19: an interim analysis of a prospective cohort study (COVI-GAPP) (2022) BMJ Open;12:e058274. Zur Publikation

Benkert P, Meier S, Schaedelin S, Manouchehrinia A, Yaldizli Ö, Maceski A, … & Zecca, C. (2022) Serum neurofilament light chain for individual prognostication of disease activity in people with multiple sclerosis: a retrospective modelling and validation study. The Lancet Neurology21(3), 246-257. Zur Publikation

Joseph CB, Mariniello M, Yoshifuji A, Schiano G, Lake J, Marten J, … & Devuyst O. (2022) Meta-GWAS Reveals Novel Genetic Variants Associated with Urinary Excretion of Uromodulin. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology33(3), 511-529. Zur Publikation


Filipovic, M., Reiner, M. F., Rittirsch, S., Irincheeva, I., Aeschbacher, S., Grossmann, K., ..., Risch, L., … & Beer, J. H. (2021). Blood omega-3 fatty acids are inversely associated with albumin-creatinine ratio in young and healthy adults. Frontiers in cardiovascular medicine8, 398. Zur Publikation


Aeschbacher, S., Mongiat, M., Bernasconi, R., Blum, S., Meyre, P., Krisai, P., ..., Risch, L., … & Conen, D. (2020). Aldosterone-to-renin ratio and blood pressure in young adults from the general population. American Heart Journal222, 199-207. Zur Publikation

Ntalla, I., Weng, L. C., Cartwright, J. H., Hall, A. W., Sveinbjornsson, G., Tucker, N. R., …, Risch, L., ... & Haessler, J. (2020). Multi-ancestry GWAS of the electrocardiographic PR interval identifies 202 loci underlying cardiac conduction. Nature communications11(1), 1-12. Zur Publikation

Surendran, P., Feofanova, E.V., Lahrouchi, N. et al. (2020) Discovery of rare variants associated with blood pressure regulation through meta-analysis of 1.3 million individuals. Nat Genet 52, 1314–1332. Zur Publikation


Evangelou, E., Gao, H., Chu, C., Ntritsos, G., Blakeley, P., Butts, A. R., … Risch, L., ... & Elliott, P. (2019). New alcohol-related genes suggest shared genetic mechanisms with neuropsychiatric disorders. Nature human behaviour3(9), 950-961. Zur Publikation

Giri A, Hellwege JN, Keaton JM, Park J, Qiu C, Warren HR, … & Edwards TL. (2019) Trans-ethnic association study of blood pressure determinants in over 750,000 individuals. Nature genetics51(1), 51-62. Zur Publikation


Evangelou E, Warren HR, Mosen-Ansorena D, Mifsud B, Pazoki R, Gao H, Ntritsos G, Dimou N, Cabrera CP, Karaman I, Ng FL, Evangelou M,… Risch L., … & Caulfield MJ. (2018). Genetic analysis of over 1 million people identifies 535 new loci associated with blood pressure traits. Nature Genetics, 50(10):1412-1425. Zur Publikation

Roselli C, Chaffin MD, Weng LC, Aeschbacher S, Ahlberg G, Albert CM, … Risch L, … & Ellinor PT (2018). Multi-ethnic genome-wide association study for atrial fibrillation. Nature Genetics 50(9):1225-1233.  Zur Publikation

Bernasconi, R., Aeschbacher, S., Blum, S., Mongiat, M., Girod, M., Todd, J., ... Risch, L., … & Risch, M. (2018). Fibroblast growth factor 23 and renal function among young and healthy individuals. Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (CCLM)56(9), 1483-1489. Zur Publikation 

Van Der Stouwe, J. G., Carmeli, C., Aeschbacher, S., Schoen, T., Krisai, P., Wenger, G., ... Risch, L., & Conen, D. (2018). Association of 24-hour blood pressure with urinary sodium excretion in healthy adults. American journal of hypertension31(7), 784-791 Zur Publikation  

Filipovic, M. G., Aeschbacher, S., Reiner, M. F., Stivala, S., Gobbato, S., Bonetti, N., ... Risch, L., ... & Beer, J. H. (2018). Whole blood omega-3 fatty acid concentrations are inversely associated with blood pressure in young, healthy adults. Journal of hypertension36(7), 1548. Zur Publikation

Egli, P., Aeschbacher, S., Bossard, M., Eggimann, L., Blum, S., Meyre, P., ... Risch, L., … & Conen, D. (2018). Relationships of kidney injury molecule-1 with renal function and cardiovascular risk factors in the general population. Clinica chimica acta478, 13-17. Zur Publikation


Weng LC, Lunetta KL, Müller-Nurasyid M, Smith AV, Thériault S, Weeke PE, … & Lubitz SA. (2017) Genetic Interactions with Age, Sex, Body Mass Index, and Hypertension in Relation to Atrial Fibrillation: The AFGen Consortium. Sci Rep. 7, 11303. Zur Publikation

Wain, L. V., Vaez, A., Jansen, R., Joehanes, R., Van Der Most, P. J., Erzurumluoglu, A. M., O’Reilly, PF, ... & Ehret GB. (2017) Novel blood pressure locus and gene discovery using genome-wide association study and expression data sets from blood and the kidney. Hypertension 70(3), e4-e19. Zur Publikation

Christophersen IE, Rienstra M, Roselli C, Yin X, Geelhoed B, Barnard J, … Risch L, …, & Ellinor PT; AFGen Consortium (2017). Large-scale analyses of common and rare variants identify 12 new loci associated with atrial fibrillation. Nature Genetics. 49(6):946-952. Zur Publikation 

Krisai, P., Aeschbacher, S., Repilado, F. J. R., Schoen, T., Reusser, A., Meier, M., ..., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2017). Healthy lifestyle and glucagon-like peptide-1 in young and healthy adults: A population-based study. Preventive medicine101, 72-76. Zur Publikation 

Maseli, A., Aeschbacher, S., Schoen, T., Fischer, A., Jung, M., Risch, M., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2017). Healthy lifestyle and blood pressure variability in young adults. American journal of hypertension30(7), 690-699. Zur Publikation

Schoen, T., Aeschbacher, S., Leuppi, J. D., Miedinger, D., Werthmüller, U., Estis, J., ..., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2017). Subclinical sleep apnoea and plasma levels of endothelin-1 among young and healthy adults. Open Heart4(1), e000523. Zur Publikation 

Fischer, A., Bossard, M., Aeschbacher, S., Egli, P., Cordewener, C., Estis, J., ..., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2017). Plasma levels of endothelin-1 and renal function among young and healthy adults. Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (CCLM)55(8), 1202-1208. Zur Publikation 

Kofler, T., Thériault, S., Bossard, M., Aeschbacher, S., Bernet, S., Krisai, P., ..., Risch, L., … & Conen, D. (2017). Relationships of measured and genetically determined height with the cardiac conduction system in healthy adults. Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, 10(1), e004735. Zur Publikation 

Von Rotz, M., Aeschbacher, S., Bossard, M., Schoen, T., Blum, S., Schneider, S., ..., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2017). Risk factors for premature ventricular contractions in young and healthy adults. Heart, 103(9), 702-707. Zur Publikation 

Bossard, M., Thériault, S., Aeschbacher, S., Schoen, T., Kunz, S., von Rotz, M., ..., Risch, L., … & Conen, D. (2017). Factors independently associated with cardiac troponin I levels in young and healthy adults from the general population. Clinical Research in Cardiology, 106(2), 96-104. Zur Publikation 

Aeschbacher, S., Schoen, T., Dörig, L., Kreuzmann, R., Neuhauser, C., Schmidt-Trucksäss, A., ... Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2016). Heart rate, heart rate variability and inflammatory biomarkers among young and healthy adults. Annals of medicine, 49(1), 32-41. Zur Publikation


Aeschbacher, S., Bossard, M., Schoen, T., Schmidlin, D., Muff, C., Maseli, A., ..., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2016). Heart rate variability and sleep-related breathing disorders in the general population. The American Journal of Cardiology, 118(6), 912-917Zur Publikation

Kofler, T., Bossard, M., Aeschbacher, S., Tabord, A., Ruperti Repilado, F. J., van der Lely, S., ..., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2016). The interrelationships of birthweight, inflammation and body composition in healthy adults. European journal of clinical investigation, 46(4), 342-348. Zur Publikation 

Repilado, F. J. R., Aeschbacher, S., Bossard, M., Schoen, T., Gugganig, R., van der Stouwe, J. G., ..., Risch, L., … & Conen, D. (2016). Relationship of N-terminal fragment of pro-B-type natriuretic peptide and copeptin with erythrocytes-related parameters: A population-based study. Clinical Biochemistry, 49(9), 651-656. Zur Publikation

Krisai, P., Leib, S., Aeschbacher, S., Kofler, T., Assadian, M., Maseli, A., ..., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2016). Relationships of iron metabolism with insulin resistance and glucose levels in young and healthy adults. European Journal of Internal Medicine32, 31-37. Zur Publikation 

Aeschbacher, S., Bossard, M., Ruperti Repilado, F. J., Good, N., Schoen, T., Zimny, M., ..., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2016). Healthy lifestyle and heart rate variability in young adults. European journal of preventive cardiology, 23(10), 1037-1044. Zur Publikation 

Aeschbacher, S., Metin, F., Bossard, M., Schoen, T., von Rotz, M., Mettler, H., ..., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2016). Relationships of electrocardiographic parameters with ambulatory hypertension in young and healthy adults. International Journal of Cardiology, 202, 300-304.  Zur Publikation 


van der Stouwe, J. G., Aeschbacher, S., Krisai, P., Schoen, T., Meyre, P., Todd, J., ..., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2015). Plasma levels of glucagon‐like peptide 1 and markers of obesity among young and healthy adults. Clinical Endocrinology, 83(5), 636-642. Zur Publikation 

Schoen, T., Hohmann, E. M., Van Der Lely, S., Aeschbacher, S., Reusser, A., Risch, M., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2015). Plasma copeptin levels and ambulatory blood pressure characteristics in healthy adults. Journal of Hypertension33(8), 1571-1579. Zur Publikation

Bossard, M., Pumpol, K., van der Lely, S., Aeschbacher, S., Schoen, T., Krisai, P., ... Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2015). Plasma endothelin-1 and cardiovascular risk among young and healthy adults. Atherosclerosis, 239(1), 186-191. Zur Publikation 

Krisai P, Aeschbacher S, Schoen T, Bossard M, van der Stouwe JG, Dörig L, Todd J, Estis J, Risch M, Risch L, Conen D (2015) Glucagon-like peptide-1 and blood pressure in young and healthy adults from the general population. Hypertension; 65:306-12. Zur Publikation   

Blum, J., Aeschbacher, S., Schoen, T., Bossard, M., Pumpol, K., Brasier, N., ..., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2015). Prevalence of prediabetes according to hemoglobin A1c versus fasting plasma glucose criteria in healthy adults. Acta Diabetologica52(3), 631-632. Zur Publikation  

Aeschbacher, S., Schoen, T., Bossard, M., van der Lely, S., Glättli, K., Todd, J., ..., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2015). Relationship between high-sensitivity cardiac troponin I and blood pressure among young and healthy adults. American Journal of Hypertension, 28(6), 789-796. Zur Publikation 


Conen, D., Aeschbacher, S., Thijs, L., Li, Y., Boggia, J., Asayama, K., ..., Risch, L. & Staessen, J. A. (2014). Age-specific differences between conventional and ambulatory daytime blood pressure values. Hypertension64(5), 1073-1079. Zur Publikation 

Aeschbacher, S., Schoen, T., Clair, C., Schillinger, P., Schönenberger, S., Risch, M., Risch, L. & Conen, D. (2014). Association of smoking and nicotine dependence with pre-diabetes in young and healthy adults. Swiss Medical Weekly, 144:w14019. Zur Publikation

Bossard, M., Aeschbacher, S., Schoen, T., Hochgruber, T., von Rotz, M., Blum, J., Risch, M., Risch, L., Conen, D. (2014). Serum bilirubin levels and risk of prediabetes in young and healthy adults. International Journal of Cardiology171(2), e24-e25. Zur Publikation

Marti-Soler H, Gubelmann C, Aeschbacher S, Alves L, Bobak M, Bongard V, … & Marques-Vidal P. (2014) Seasonality of cardiovascular risk factors: an analysis including over 230 000 participants in 15 countries. Heart. 2014 Oct; 100(19):1517-23. Zur Publikation


Conen, D., Schön, T., Aeschbacher, S., Paré, G., Frehner, W., Risch, M., Risch, L. (2013). Genetic and phenotypic Determinants of blood pressure and other cardiovascular risk factors (GAPP). Swiss Medical Weekly, 143:w13728. Zur Publikation