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School of Public Health: Hochner Hagit

Researchers / חוקרים

 Last updated December 2021 - School of Public Health

List of Publications

(1) Zhang K, Zhang H, Hochner H, Chen J. Covariate adjusted inference of parent-of-origin effects using case–control mother–child paired multilocus genotype data. Genet Epidemiol 2021;45(8):830-847.

(2) Paltiel O, Hochner H, Chinitz D, Clarfield AM, Gileles-Hillel A, Lahad A, et al. Academic activism on behalf of children during the COVID-19 pandemic in Israel; beyond public health advocacy. Isr J Health Policy Res 2021;10(1).

(3) Dior UP, Karavani G, Soloveichick V, Friedlander Y, Hochner H. Early-life factors and adult anti-Müllerian hormone levels. J Assisted Reprod Genet 2021;38(11):3019-3025.

(4) Macarov M, Meiner V, Chalk M, Hochner H, Shkedi-Rafid S. Clinicians’ attitudes towards parental choice in the era of advanced genomic tests in pregnancy. Prenat Diagn 2021;41(9):1066-1073.

(5) Youssim I, Gorfine M, Calderon-Margalit R, Manor O, Paltiel O, Siscovick DS, et al. Holocaust Experience and Mortality Patterns: 4-Decade Follow-up in a Population-Based Cohort. Am J Epidemiol 2021;190(8):1541-1549.

(6) Savitsky B, Manor O, Lawrence G, Friedlander Y, Siscovick DS, Hochner H. Environmental mismatch and obesity in humans: The Jerusalem Perinatal Family Follow-Up Study. Int J Obes 2021;45(7):1404-1417.

(7) Talisman S, Friedlander Y, Hochner H. Perinatal socio-behavioral and obstetric predictors of metabolically healthy and unhealthy obesity in adult offspring. Obesity 2021.

(8) Mandelkorn U, Genzer S, Choshen-Hillel S, Reiter J, e Cruz MM, Hochner H, et al. Escalation of sleep disturbances amid the COVID-19 pandemic: A cross-sectional international study. J Clin Sleep Med 2021;17(1):45-53.

(9) Dior UP, Karavani G, Bursztyn M, Paltiel O, Calderon-Margalit R, Friedlander Y, et al. Birth Weight and Maternal Body Size as Determinants of Blood Pressure at Age 17: Results from the Jerusalem Perinatal Study Cohort. Matern Child Health J 2021;25(1):162-171.

(10) West RK, Livny A, Ravona-Springer R, Bendlin BB, Heymann A, Leroith D, et al. Higher BMI is associated with smaller regional brain volume in older adults with type 2 diabetes. Diabetologia 2020;63(11):2446-2451.

(11) Granot-Hershkovitz E, Wu P, Karasik D, Peter I, Peloso GM, Levy D, et al. Searching for parent-of-origin effects on cardiometabolic traits in imprinted genomic regions. Eur J Hum Genet 2020;28(5):646-655.

(12) Weisband YL, Manor O, Friedlander Y, Hochner H, Paltiel O, Calderon-Margalit R. Interpregnancy and interbirth intervals and all-cause, cardiovascular-related and cancer-related maternal mortality: Findings from a large population-based cohort study. J Epidemiol Community Health 2020.

(13) Zhang H, Mukherjee B, Arthur V, Hu G, Hochner H, Chen J. An efficient and computationally robust statistical method for analyzing case-control mother–offspring pair genetic association studies. Ann Appl Statistics 2020;14(2):560-584.

(14) Hochner H, Daum H, Douiev L, Zvi N, Frumkin A, Macarov M, et al. Information Women Choose to Receive about Prenatal Chromosomal Microarray Analysis. Obstet Gynecol 2020;135(1):149-157.

(15) Clark DW, Okada Y, Moore KHS, Mason D, Pirastu N, Gandin I, et al. Associations of autozygosity with a broad range of human phenotypes. Nat Commun 2019;10(1).

(16) Bar-Meir M, Friedlander Y, Calderon-Margalit R, Hochner H. Mode of delivery and offspring adiposity in late adolescence: The modifying role of maternal pre-pregnancy body size. PLoS ONE 2019;14(1).

(17) Granot-Hershkovitz E, Karasik D, Friedlander Y, Rodriguez-Murillo L, Dorajoo R, Liu J, et al. A study of Kibbutzim in Israel reveals risk factors for cardiometabolic traits and subtle population structure. Eur J Hum Genet 2018;26(12):1848-1858.

(18) Gilad R, Hochner H, Savitsky B, Porat S, Hochner-Celnikier D. Castor oil for induction of labor in post-date pregnancies: A randomized controlled trial. Women Birth 2018;31(1):e26-e31.

(19) Lawrence GM, Friedlander Y, Calderon-Margalit R, Enquobahrie DA, Huang JY, Tracy RP, et al. Associations of social environment, socioeconomic position and social mobility with immune response in young adults: The Jerusalem Perinatal Family Follow-Up Study. BMJ Open 2017;7(12).

(20) Huang JY, Siscovick DS, Hochner H, Friedlander Y, Enquobahrie DA. Maternal gestational weight gain and DNA methylation in young women: Application of life course mediation methods. Epigenomics 2017;9(12):1559-1571.

(21) Huang JY, Gavin AR, Richardson TS, Rowhani-Rahbar A, Siscovick DS, Hochner H, et al. Accounting for Life-Course Exposures in Epigenetic Biomarker Association Studies: Early Life Socioeconomic Position, Candidate Gene DNA Methylation, and Adult Cardiometabolic Risk. Am J Epidemiol 2016;184(7):520-531.

(22) Savitsky B, Manor O, Friedlander Y, Burger A, Lawrence G, Calderon-Margalit R, et al. Associations of socioeconomic position in childhood and young adulthood with cardiometabolic risk factors: The Jerusalem Perinatal Family Follow-Up Study. J Epidemiol Community Health 2016;71(1):43-51.

(23) Lawrence GM, Siscovick DS, Calderon-Margalit R, Enquobahrie DA, Granot-Hershkovitz E, Harlap S, et al. Cohort profile: The jerusalem perinatal family follow-up study. Int J Epidemiol 2016;45(2):343-352.

(24) Schorr L, Burger A, Hochner H, Calderon R, Manor O, Friedlander Y, et al. Mortality, cancer incidence, and survival in parents after bereavement. Ann Epidemiol 2016;26(2):115-121.

(25) Liebergall-Wischnitzer M, Cnaan T, Hochner H, Paltiel O. Self-reported Prevalence of and Knowledge about Urinary Incontinence among Community-Dwelling Israeli Women of Child-Bearing Age. J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 2015;42(4):401-406.

(26) Hochner H, Tenfelde SM, Abu Ahmad W, Liebergall-Wischnitzer M. Gum chewing and gastrointestinal function following caesarean delivery: A systematic review and meta-analysis. J Clin Nurs 2015;24(13-14):1795-1804.

(27) Moore A, Hochner H, Sitlani CM, Williams MA, Hoofnagle AN, De Boer IH, et al. Plasma vitamin D is associated with fasting insulin and homeostatic model assessment of insulin resistance in young adult males, but not females, of the Jerusalem Perinatal Study. Public Health Nutr 2015;18(7):1324-1331.

(28) Hochner H, Allard C, Granot-Hershkovitz E, Chen J, Sitlani CM, Sazdovska S, et al. Parent-of-Origin Effects of the APOB Gene on Adiposity in Young Adults. PLoS Genet 2015;11(10).

(29) Gotkine M, Friedlander Y, Hochner H. Triathletes are over-represented in a population of patients with ALS. Amyotrophic Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2014;15(7-8):534-536.

(30) Dior UP, Lawrence GM, Sitlani C, Enquobahrie D, Manor O, Siscovick DS, et al. Parental smoking during pregnancy and offspring cardio-metabolic risk factors at ages 17 and 32. Atherosclerosis 2014;235(2):430-437.

(31) Wander PL, Hochner H, Sitlani CM, Enquobahrie DA, Lumley T, Lawrence GM, et al. Maternal genetic variation accounts in part for the associations of maternal size during pregnancy with offspring cardiometabolic risk in adulthood. PLoS ONE 2014;9(3).

(32) Avery CL, Sitlani CM, Arking DE, Arnett DK, Bis JC, Boerwinkle E, et al. Drug-gene interactions and the search for missing heritability: A cross-sectional pharmacogenomics study of the QT interval. Pharmacogenomics J 2014;14(1):6-13.

(33) Lawrence GM, Shulman S, Friedlander Y, Sitlani CM, Burger A, Savitsky B, et al. Associations of maternal pre-pregnancy and gestational body size with offspring longitudinal change in BMI. Obesity 2014;22(4):1165-1171.

(34) Lin D, Weinberg CR, Feng R, Hochner H, Chen J. A Multi-Locus Likelihood Method for Assessing Parent-of-Origin Effects Using Case-Control Mother-Child Pairs. Genet Epidemiol 2013;37(2):152-162.

(35) Dior UP, Hochner H, Friedlander Y, Calderon-Margalit R, Jaffe D, Burger A, et al. Association between number of children and mortality of mothers: Results of a 37-year follow-up study. Ann Epidemiol 2013;23(1):13-18.

(36) Chen J, Lin D, Hochner H. Semiparametric Maximum Likelihood Methods for Analyzing Genetic and Environmental Effects with Case-Control Mother-Child Pair Data. Biometrics 2012;68(3):869-877.

(37) Hochner H, Friedlander Y, Calderon-Margalit R, Meiner V, Sagy Y, Avgil-Tsadok M, et al. Associations of maternal prepregnancy body mass index and gestational weight gain with adult offspring cardiometabolic risk factors: The jerusalem perinatal family follow-up study. Circulation 2012;125(11):1381-1389.

(38) Avgil Tsadok M, Friedlander Y, Paltiel O, Manor O, Meiner V, Hochner H, et al. Obesity and blood pressure in 17-Year-old offspring of mothers with gestational diabetes: Insights from the jerusalem perinatal study. Exp Dia Res 2011;2011.

(39) Friedlander Y, Manor O, Paltiel O, Meiner V, Sharon N, Calderon R, et al. Birth Weight of Offspring, Maternal Pre-pregnancy Characteristics, and Mortality of Mothers: The Jerusalem Perinatal Study Cohort. Ann Epidemiol 2009;19(2):112-117.

(40) Weiss-Salz I, Harlap S, Friedlander Y, Kaduri L, Levy-Lahad E, Yanetz R, et al. Ethnic ancestry and increased paternal age are risk factors for breast cancer before the age of 40 years. Eur J Cancer Prev 2007;16(6):549-554.

(41) Paltiel O, Friedlander Y, Deutsch L, Yanetz R, Calderon-Margalit R, Tiram E, et al. The interval between cancer diagnosis among mothers and offspring in a population-based cohort. Fam Cancer 2007;6(1):121-129.

(42) Eisenberg I, Grabov-Nardini G, Hochner H, Korner M, Sadeh M, Bertorini T, et al. Mutations spectrum of GNE in hereditary inclusion body myopathy sparing the quadriceps. Hum Mutat 2003;21(1):99.

(43) Eisenberg I, Hochner H, Sadeh M, Argov Z, Mitrani-Rosenbaum S. Establishment of the genomic structure and identification of thirteen single-nucleotide polymorphisms in the human RECK gene. Cytogenet Genome Res 2002;97(1-2):58-61.

(44) Dagan O, Hochner H, Levi H, Raas-Rothschild A, Sagi M. Genetic testing for hearing loss: Different motivations for the same outcome. Am J Med Genet 2002;113(2):137-143.

(45) Eisenberg I, Hochner H, Levi T, Yelin R, Kahan T, Mitrani-Rosenbaum S. Cloning and characterization of a novel human gene RNF38 encoding a conserved putative protein with a RING finger domain. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2002;294(5):1169-1176.

(46) Eisenberg I, Avidan N, Potikha T, Hochner H, Chen M, Olender T, et al. The UDP-N-acetylglucosamine 2-epimerase/N-acetylmannosamine kinase gene is mutated in recessive hereditary inclusion body myopathy. Nat Genet 2001;29(1):83-87.

(47) Eisenberg I, Hochner H, Shemesh M, Levi T, Potikha T, Sadeh M, et al. Physical and transcriptional map of the hereditary inclusion body myopathy locus on chromosome 9p12-p13. Eur J Hum Genet 2001;9(7):501-509.