Nathan Wineinger, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Integrative Structural and Computational Biology
California Campus


Scripps Research Joint Appointments

Faculty, Graduate Program


Ph.D. (Biostatistics), The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2011
B.A. (Mathematics), Grinnell College, 2005

Selected References

All Publications

Giraldez, S., Tamayo, P., Wineinger, N., Kim, W. & Reed, S. I. Cyclin E overexpression in human mammary epithelial cells promotes epithelial cancer-specific copy number alterations. (2019). iScience, 19, 850. PMCID: PMC6739637.

Wineinger, N. E., Barrett, P. M., Zhang, Y., Irfanullah, I., Muse, E. D., Steinhubl, S. R. & Topol, E. J. Identification of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation subtypes in over 13,000 individuals. (2019). Heart Rhythm, 16(1), 26-30.

Klimentidis, Y. C., Raichlen, D. A., Bea, J., Garcia, D. O., Wineinger, N. E., Mandarino, L. J., Alexander, G. E., Chen, Z. & Going, S. B. Genome-wide association study of habitual physical activity in over 377,000 UK Biobank participants identifies multiple variants including CADM2 and APOE. (2018). International Journal of Obesity, 42(6), 1161-1176.

Klimentidis, Y. C., Raichlen, D. A., Bea, J., Garcia, D. O., Wineinger, N. E., Mandarino, L. J., Alexander, G. E., Chen, Z. & Going, S. B. In response to: 'Information bias in measures of self-reported physical activity'. (2018). International Journal of Obesity, 42(12), 2064-2065.

Jaiswal, S. J., McCarthy, T. J., Wineinger, N. E., Kang, D. Y., Song, J., Garcia, S., van Niekerk, C. J., Lu, C. Y., Loeks, M. & Owens, R. L. Melatonin and sleep in preventing hospitalized delirium: a randomized clinical trial. (2018). American Journal of Medicine, 131(9), 1110-1117. PMCID: PMC6163056.

Kim, K. I., Nikzad, N., Quer, G., Wineinger, N. E., Vegreville, M., Normand, A., Schmidt, N., Topol, E. J. & Steinhubl, S. Real world home blood pressure variability in over 56,000 individuals with nearly 17 million measurements. (2018). American Journal of Hypertension, 31(5), 566-573. PMCID: PMC5905665.

Torkamani, A., Wineinger, N. E. & Topol, E. J. The personal and clinical utility of polygenic risk scores. (2018). Nature Reviews Genetics, 19(9), 581-590.

Muse, E. D., Wineinger, N. E., Spencer, E. G., Peters, M., Henderson, R., Zhang, Y., Barrett, P. M., Rivera, S. P., Wohlgemuth, J. G., Devlin, J. J., Shiffman, D., Topol, E. J. Validation of a genetic risk score for atrial fibrillation: A prospective multicenter cohort study. (2018). PLoS Medicine, 15. PMCID: PMC5849279.

Walters, K. M., Simon, R. A., Woessner, K. M., Wineinger, N. E. & White, A. A. Effect of misoprostol on patients with aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease undergoing aspirin challenge and desensitization. (2017). Annals of Allergy Asthma & Immunology, 119(1), 71-76.

Li, Q., Wineinger, N. E., Fu, D. J., Libiger, O., Alphs, L., Savitz, A., Gopal, S., Cohen, N. & Schork, N. J. Genome-wide association study of paliperidone efficacy. (2017). Pharmacogenetics and Genomics, 27(1), 7-18. PMCID: PMC5152628.