Azmeraw Tayelgn Amare


  • 22126 Citations
  • 32 h-Index
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Azmeraw T. Amare is a Clinical Epidemiologist and data scientist with a research interest in healthy aging, personalised medicine, and global public health. Currently, he is working in South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) as a data analyst in the Healthy Ageing Research Consortium & Registry of Older South Australians (ROSA) projects.

Education/Academic qualification

Masters, University of Groningen

Sep 2012Jul 2014

PhD, University of Adelaide

Sep 2015Apr 2018

Masters, Universite Libre de Bruxelles

Sep 2011Jul 2012

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Research Output 2011 2019

  • 22126 Citations
  • 32 h-Index
  • 51 Article
  • 6 Comment/debate
  • 6 Review article
  • 1 Chapter
1 Citation (Scopus)

Bivariate genome-wide association analyses of the broad depression phenotype combined with major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder or schizophrenia reveal eight novel genetic loci for depression

Amare, A. T., Vaez, A., Hsu, Y. H., Direk, N., Kamali, Z., Howard, D. M., McIntosh, A. M., Tiemeier, H., Bültmann, U., Snieder, H. & Hartman, C. A., 2019, In : Molecular psychiatry.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

The association of obesity and coronary artery disease genes with response to SSRIs treatment in major depression

Amare, A. T., Schubert, K. O., Tekola-Ayele, F., Hsu, Y-H., Sangkuhl, K., Jenkins, G., Whaley, R. M., Barman, P., Batzler, A., Altman, R. B., Arolt, V., Brockmöller, J., Chen, C-H., Domschke, K., Hall-Flavin, D. K., Hong, C-J., Illi, A., Ji, Y., Kampman, O., Kinoshita, T. & 17 othersLeinonen, E., Liou, Y-J., Mushiroda, T., Nonen, S., Skime, M. K., Wang, L., Kato, M., Liu, Y-L., Praphanphoj, V., Stingl, J. C., Bobo, W. V., Tsai, S-J., Kubo, M., Klein, T. E., Weinshilboum, R. M., Biernacka, J. M. & Baune, B. T., 4 Jan 2019, In : Journal of neural transmission (Vienna, Austria : 1996).

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The Burden of HIV/AIDS in Ethiopia from 1990 to 2016: Evidence from the Global Burden of Diseases 2016 Study

Deribew, A., Biadgilign, S., Deribe, K., Dejene, T., Tessema, G. A., Melaku, Y. A., Lakew, Y., Amare, A., Bekele, T., Abera, S. F., Dessalegn, M., Kumsa, A., Assefa, Y., Glenn, S. D., Frank, T., Carter, A., Misganaw, A. & Wang, H., 1 Jan 2019, In : Ethiopian journal of health sciences. 29, 1, p. 859-868 10 p.

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A gene co-expression module implicating the mitochondrial electron transport chain is associated with long-term response to lithium treatment in bipolar affective disorder

Stacey, D., Schubert, K. O., Clark, S. R., Amare, A. T., Milanesi, E., Maj, C., Leckband, S. G., Shekhtman, T., Kelsoe, J. R., Gurwitz, D. & Baune, B. T., 1 Dec 2018, In : Translational Psychiatry. 8, 1, p. 183 183.

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