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Publications 2012

Study of a US cohort supports the role of ZNF644 and high-grade myopia susceptibility.
Tran-Viet KN, St Germain E, Powell C, Lim SH, Klemm T, Saw SM, Young TL. Mol Vis. 2012 18: 937-4 abstract

Prevalence of genetic variants associated with inflammatory bowel disease in a healthy First Nations cohort.
Murdoch TB, Bernstein CN, Stempak JM, Sargent M, Elias B, Xu W, Pathan S, Silverberg MS. CMAJ. 2012 abstract

Loci affecting gamma-glutamyl transferase in adults and adolescents show age x SNP interaction and cardiometabolic disease associations.
Middelberg RP, Benyamin B, Warrington NM, Gordon S, Henders AK, Medland SE, Nyholt DR, de Geus EJ, Hottenga JJ, Willemsen G, Beilin LJ, Mori TA, Wright MJ, Heath AC, Madden PA, Boomsma DI, Pennell CE, Montgomery GW, Martin NG, Whitfield JB. Hum Mol Genet. 2012 21: 446-55 abstract

Strain-specific modifier genes of Cecr2-associated exencephaly in mice: genetic analysis and identification of differentially expressed candidate genes.
Kooistra MK, Leduc RY, Fairbridge NA, Rasmussen J, Man JH, Bujold M, Juriloff D, King-Jones K, McDermid HE. Physiol Genomics. 2012 44: 35-46 abstract

Genetic variation in cell death genes and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Schuetz JM, Daley D, Berry BR, Gallagher RP, Connors JM, Gascoyne RD, Spinelli JJ, Brooks-Wilson AR. PLoS One. 2012 7: e31560 abstract

Role of the TCF4 gene intronic variant in normal variation of corneal endothelium.
Mackey DA, Warrington NM, Oates SK, Yazar S, Soloshenko A, Crawford GJ, Mountain JA, Pennell CE. Cornea. 2012 31: 162-6 abstract

Development and characterization of polymorphic microsatellite markers for Conopholis americana (Orobanchaceae).
Rodrigues AG, Colwell AE. Am J Bot. 2012 99: e4-6 abstract

Genetic variation in the beta-2 adrenergic receptor is associated with chronic musculoskeletal complaints in adolescents.
Skouen JS, Smith AJ, O' Sullivan PB, McKenzie L, Pennell CE, Straker LM. Eur J Pain. 2012 abstract

Cholesteryl ester transfer protein gene polymorphisms increase the risk of fatty liver in females independent of adiposity.
Adams LA, Marsh JA, Olynyk JK, Ang WQ, Beilin LJ, Mori T, Palmer LJ, Oddy WW, Lye SJ, Pennell CE. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2012 abstract

Probiotics are effective for the prevention and treatment of Citrobacter rodentium-induced colitis in mice.
Rodrigues DM, Sousa AJ, Sherman PM, Gareau MG. J Infect Dis. 2012 abstract

Zebrafish Parla- and Parlb-deficiency affects dopaminergic neuron patterning and embryonic survival.
Noble S, Ismail A, Xi Y, Ekker M. J Neurochem. 2012 abstract

Interactions of the human MCM-BP protein with MCM complex components and Dbf4.
Nguyen T, Jagannathan M, Frappier L. PLoS One. 2012 7: e35931 abstract

A distinct microvascular endothelial gene expression profile in severe IUGR placentas.
Dunk CE, Roggensack AM, Perkins JE, Asenius F, Keating S, Weksberg R, Kingdom JC, Adamson SL. Placenta. 2012 33: 285-93 abstract

Inter-strain heterogeneity in rat hepatic transcriptomic responses to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD).
Yao CQ, Prokopec SD, Pang R, P'ng C, Chong LC, Harding NJ, Pohjanvirta R, Okey AB, Boutros PC. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2012 260: 135-45 abstract

BMP signaling induces visceral endoderm differentiation of XEN cells and parietal endoderm.
Paca A, Séguin CA, Ryczko M, Rossant J, Rodriguez TA, Kunath T. Dev Biol. 2012 361: 90-102 abstract

CtBP1 interacts with Ikaros and modulates pituitary tumor cell survival and response to hypoxia.
Dorman K, Shen Z, Ezzat S, Asa SL. Mol Endocrinol. 2012 26: 447-57 abstract

Monoallelic expression determines oncogenic progression and outcome in benign and malignant brain tumors.
Walker EJ, Zhang C, Hawkins C, Wilson W, Zhukova N, Alon N, Novokmet A, Baskin B, Ray P, Knobbe C, Dirks P, Taylor MD, Croul S, Malkin D, Tabori U. Cancer Res. 2012 72: 636-44 abstract

Microarray analysis of HIV resistant female sex workers reveal a gene expression signature pattern reminiscent of a lowered immune activation state.
Songok EM, Luo M, Mclaren P, Kaefer N, Apidi W, Boucher G, Kimani J, Wachihi C, Sekaly R, Fowke K, Ball BT, Plummer FA. PLoS One. 2012 7: e30048 abstract

Gene array analysis of embryonic- versus adult-derived hypothalamic NPY-expressing cell lines.
Dhillon SS, Gingerich S, Belsham DD. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2012 abstract

The E2F6 repressor activates gene expression in myocardium resulting in dilated cardiomyopathy.
Westendorp B, Major JL, Salih M, Leenen FH, Tuana BS. FASEB J. 2012 abstract

Genetic evidence links the ASTRA protein chaperone component Tti2 to the SAGA transcription factor tra1.
Genereaux J, Kvas S, Karagiannis J, Gloor GB, Brandl CJ. Genetics. 2012 N/A: N/A abstract

Random mutagenesis suggests that sequence errors are not a major cause of variation in the activity of individual molecules of ?-galactosidase.
Craig DB, Schwab T, . Biochem Cell Biol. 2012 N/A: N/A abstract

Glucagon-like Peptide-2 directly regulates hypothalamic neurons expressing neuropeptides linked to appetite control in vivo and in vitro.
Dalvi PS, Belsham DD, . Endocrinology. 2012 153: 2385-97 abstract

Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7 shiga toxins inhibit interferon-gamma mediated cellular activation.
Ho NK, Ossa JC, Johnson R, Johnson-Henry KC, Sherman PM. Infect Immun. 2012 N/A: N/A abstract

Glucagon-like Peptide-1 receptor agonist, exendin-4, regulates feeding-associated neuropeptides in hypothalamic neurons in vivo and in vitro.
Dalvi PS, Nazarians-Armavil A, Belsham DD. Endocrinology. 2012 153: 2208-22 abstract

Influence of arylamine n-acetyltransferase, sex, and age on 4-aminobiphenyl-induced in vivo mutant frequencies and spectra in mouse liver.
Wang S, Sugamori KS, Hsu I, Calce A, Grant DM. Environ Mol Mutagen. 2012 N/A: N/A abstract

Forced homodimerization of the c-Fos leucine zipper in designed bHLHZ-like hybrid proteins MaxbHLH-Fos and ArntbHLH-Fos.
Chen G, De Jong AT, Shin JA. Mol Biosyst. 2012 8: 1286-96 abstract

Metagenomic analysis of the bioremediation of diesel contaminated Canadian high arctic soils.
Yergeau E, Sanschagrin S, Greer CW. PLoS One. 2012 7: e30058 abstract

Loss of nonsense mediated decay suppresses mutations in Saccharomyces cerevisiae TRA1.
Kvas S, Gloor GB. BMC Genet. 2012 13: 19 abstract

Community annotation and bioinformatics workforce development in concert - Little Skate Genome Annotation Workshops and Jamborees.
Wang Q, Arighi CN, Polson SW, Vincent J, Chen C, Huang H, Kingham BF, Page ST, Rendino MF, Thomas WK, Udwary DW, Wu CH, North East Bioinformatics Collaborative Curation Team. Database (Oxford). 2012 2012: bar064 abstract

A preliminary investigation of the role of melanin-concentrating hormone (MCH) and its receptors in appetite regulation of winter flounder (Pseudopleuronectes americanus).
Tuziak SM, Volkoff H. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2012 348: 281-96 abstract

Stringent response mutants of Pseudomonas chlororaphis PA23 exhibit enhanced antifungal activity against Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in vitro.
Manuel J, Selin C, de Kievit T. Microbiology. 2012 158: 207-16 abstract

Nonlinear electrophoresis for purification of soil DNA for metagenomics.
Engel K, Pinnell L, Charles TC, Neufeld JD. J Microbiol Methods. 2012 88: 35-40
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Two length variants of the microsatellite FH2295 as markers for body size of female Portuguese water dogs.
Bérubé SC, Johnsson PR, Boivin C, Laneuville O. J Appl Genet. 2012 53: 121-3 abstract

Contrasting community versus population-based estimates of grazing and virus-induced mortality of phytoplankton.
Staniewski MA, Short CM. Microb Ecol. 2012 abstract

Insight into molecular basis of curing of [PSI+] prion by overexpression of 104-kDa heat shock protein (Hsp104).
Helsen CW, Glover JR. J Biol Chem. 2012 287: 542-56 abstract

Differential splicing alters subcellular localization of the alpha but not beta isoform of the MIER1 transcriptional regulator in breast cancer cells.
Clements JA, Mercer FC, Gillespie LL. PLoS One. 2012 7: e32499 abstract

Targeting p53 via JNK pathway: a novel role of RITA for apoptotic signaling in multiple myeloma.
Saha MN, Jiang H, Zhu X, Wang X, Schimmer AD, Qiu L, Chang H. PLoS One. 2012 7: e30215 abstract