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2008 Publications


  • Dai, F., Sun, G., Aberg, K., Keighley, E. D., Indugula, S. R., Roberts, S. T., Smelser, D., Viali, S., Jin, L., Deka, R., Weeks, D. E., and McGarvey, S. T. (2008) A whole genome linkage scan identifies multiple chromosomal regions influencing adiposity-related traits among SamoansAnn Hum Genet Nov;72(6): 780-792. PMID: 18616661, PMCID: PMC2574874.
  • Aberg, K., Dai, F., Sun, G., Keighley, E., Indugula, S. R., Bausserman, L., Viali, S., Tuitele, J., Deka, R., Weeks, D. E., and McGarvey, S. T. (2008) A genome-wide linkage scan identifies multiple chromosomal regions influencing serum lipid levels in the population on the Samoan islandsJ Lipid Res Oct;49(10): 2169-2178. PMID: 18594117, PMCID: PMC2533415.
  • McGough, J. J., Loo, S. K., McCracken, J. T., Dang, J., Clark, S., Nelson, S. F., and Smalley, S. L. (2008) CBCL pediatric bipolar disorder profile and ADHD: comorbidity and quantitative trait loci analysisJ Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry Oct;47(10): 1151-1157. PMID: 18724256.
  • Aberg, K., Axelsson, E., Saetre, P., Jiang, L., Wetterberg, L., Pettersson, U., Lindholm, E., and Jazin, E. (2008) Support for schizophrenia susceptibility locus on chromosome 2q detected in a Swedish isolate using a dense map of microsatellites and SNPsAm J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet Oct;147B: 1238-1244. PMID: 18449909.
  • Webb, B. T., Sullivan, P. F., Skelly, T., and van den Oord, E. J. (2008) Model-based gene selection shows engrailed 1 is associated with antipsychotic response, Pharmacogenet Genomics Sep;18(19): 751-759. PMID: 18698228.
  • van den Oord, E. J., Kuo, P. H., Hartmann, A. M., Webb, B. T., Moller, H. J., Hettema, J. M., Giegling, I., Bukszar, J., and Rujescu, D. (2008) Genomewide association analysis followed by a replication study implicates a novel candidate gene for neuroticismArch Gen Psychiatry Sep;65(9): 1062-1071. PMID: 18762592.
  • Hettema, J. M., An, S. S., Bukszar, J., van den Oord, E. J., Neale, M. C., Kendler, K. S., and Chen, X. (2008) Catechol-O-methyltransferase contributes to genetic susceptibility shared among anxiety spectrum phenotypesBiol Psychiatry Aug;64(4): 302-310. PMID: 18436194, PMCID: PMC2597663.
  • Hettema, J. M., An, S. S., van den Oord, E. J., Neale, M. C., Kendler, K. S., and Chen, X. (2008) Association study between the serotonin 1A receptor (HTR1A) gene and neuroticism, major depression, and anxiety disordersAm J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet Jul;147B: 661-666. PMID: 18163385, PMCID: PMC2859302. 
  • van den Oord, E. J. (2008) Controlling false discoveries in genetic studiesAm J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet Jul;147B, 637-644. PMID: 18092307.
  • Presson, A. P., Sobel, E. M., Pajukanta, P., Plaisier, C., Weeks, D. E., Aberg, K., and Papp, J. C. (2008) Merging microsatellite data: enhanced methodology and software to combine genotype data for linkage and association analysisBMC Bioinformatics Jul;9: 317. PMID: 18644149.
  • Sullivan, P. F., Lin, D., Tzeng, J. Y., van den Oord, E., Perkins, D., Stroup, T. S., Wagner, M., Lee, S., Wright, F. A., Zou, F., Liu, W., Downing, A. M., Lieberman, J., and Close, S. L. (2008) Genomewide association for schizophrenia in the CATIE study: results of stage 1Mol Psychiatry Jun;13(6): 570-584. PMID: 18347602 
  • Kuo, P. H., Kalsi, G., Prescott, C. A., Hodgkinson, C. A., Goldman, D., van den Oord, E. J., Alexander, J., Jiang, C., Sullivan, P. F., Patterson, D. G., Walsh, D., Kendler, K. S., and Riley, B. P. (2008) Association of ADH and ALDH genes with alcohol dependence in the Irish Affected Sib Pair Study of alcohol dependence (IASPSAD) sampleAlcohol Clin Exp Res May;32(5): 785-795. PMID: 18331377.
  • Aberg, K., Sun, G., Smelser, D., Indugula, S. R., Tsai, H. J., Steele, M. S., Tuitele, J., Deka, R., McGarvey, S. T., and Weeks, D. E. (2008) Applying novel genome-wide linkage strategies to search for loci influencing type 2 diabetes and adult height in American SamoaHum Biol Apr;80(2): 99-123. PMID: 18720898, PMCID: PMC3701160.
  • Hettema, J. M., An, S. S., Neale, M. C., van den Oord, E. J., Kendler, K. S., and Chen, X. (2008) Lack of association between the amiloride-sensitive cation channel 2 (ACCN2) gene and anxiety spectrum disordersPsychiatr Genet Apr;18(2): 73-79. PMID: 18349698.
  • Garrett-Peters, P., Mills-Koonce, R., Adkins, D., Vernon-Feagans, L., and Cox, M. (2008) Early Environmental Correlates of Maternal Emotion TalkParent Sci Pract Apr;8(2): 117-152. PMID: 19946464, PMCID: PMC2783602.
  • Thiselton, D. L., Vladimirov, V. I., Kuo, P. H., McClay, J., Wormley, B., Fanous, A., O'Neill, F. A., Walsh, D., Van den Oord, E. J. C. G., Kendler, K. S., and Riley, B. P. (2008) AKT1 is associated with schizophrenia across multiple symptom dimensions in the Irish study of high density schizophrenia familiesBiol Psychiat Mar;63(5): 449-457. PMID: 17825267.
  • Shifman, S., Bhomra, A., Smiley, S., Wray, N. R., James, M. R., Martin, N. G., Hettema, J. M., An, S. S., Neale, M. C., van den Oord, E. J., Kendler, K. S., Chen, X., Boomsma, D. I., Middeldorp, C. M., Hottenga, J. J., Slagboom, P. E., and Flint, J. (2008) A whole genome association study of neuroticism using DNA poolingMol Psychiatry Mar;13(3): 302-312. PMID: 17667963.
  • Pillai, S. G., Tang, Y., van den Oord, E., Klotsman, M., Barnes, K., Carlsen, K., Gerritsen, J., Lenney, W., Silverman, M., Sly, P., Sundy, J., Tsanakas, J., von Berg, A., Whyte, M., Ortega, H. G., Anderson, W. H., and Helms, P. J. (2008) Factor analysis in the Genetics of Asthma International Network family study identifies five major quantitative asthma phenotypesClin Exp Allergy Mar;38(3): 421-429. PMID: 18177490.
  • Chen, X., Wang, X., Chen, Q., Williamson, V., van den Oord, E., Maher, B. S., O'Neill, F. A., Walsh, D., and Kendler, K. S. (2008) MEGF10 association with schizophreniaBiol Psychiatry Mar;63(5): 441-448. PMID: 18179784, PMCID: PMC2268016. 
  • McClay, J. L., and van den Oord, E. J. C. G. (2008) A theoretical systems biology analysis suggests gene-environment interaction effects are common at the most basic levels of biological organizationBmei 2008: Proceedings of the International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Informatics, Vol 1, 407-412.
  • McClay, J. L., and van den Oord, E. J. (2008) A theoretical systems biology analysis suggests gene-environment interaction effects are common at the most basic levels of biological organizationProceedings of the International Conference on BioMedical Engineering and Informatics.
  • Bukszar, J., and van den Oord, E. J. C. G. (2008) Estimating individual effect sizes and local FDR in multiple hypothesis testing., Joint Statistical Meetings Proceedings 2008, 3049-3056.