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No Evidence for Association of BMI with Salivary Amylase Gene Copy Number in the UK 1958 Birth Cohort.

Obesity (Silver Spring) 2019 09;27(9):1533-1538

School of Life Sciences, Queen's Medical Centre, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/oby.22565DOI Listing
September 2019

Analysis of Multiallelic CNVs by Emulsion Haplotype Fusion PCR.

Methods Mol Biol 2017 ;1492:155-165

School of Life Sciences, University of Nottingham Medical School, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-6442-0_10DOI Listing
January 2018

Recurrent Rearrangements of Human Amylase Genes Create Multiple Independent CNV Series.

Hum Mutat 2017 05 3;38(5):532-539. Epub 2017 Feb 3.

School of Life Sciences, University of Nottingham, Medical School, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/humu.23182DOI Listing
May 2017

Copy number variation of human AMY1 is a minor contributor to variation in salivary amylase expression and activity.

Hum Genomics 2017 02 20;11(1). Epub 2017 Feb 20.

School of Life Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40246-017-0097-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5319014PMC
February 2017

Low α-defensin gene copy number increases the risk for IgA nephropathy and renal dysfunction.

Sci Transl Med 2016 06;8(345):345ra88

Department of Nephrology, The First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510080, China. Key Laboratory of Nephrology, Ministry of Health and Guangdong Province, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510080, China.

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http://stm.sciencemag.org/content/scitransmed/8/345/345ra88.
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/scitranslmed.aaf2106DOI Listing
June 2016

Heritability of attractiveness to mosquitoes.

PLoS One 2015 22;10(4):e0122716. Epub 2015 Apr 22.

Department of Disease Control, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT, London, United Kingdom.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0122716PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4406498PMC
January 2016

CCL3L1 copy number, CCR5 genotype and susceptibility to tuberculosis.

BMC Med Genet 2014 Jan 9;15. Epub 2014 Jan 9.

School of Life Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2350-15-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3897992PMC
January 2014

Accurate measurement of gene copy number for human alpha-defensin DEFA1A3.

BMC Genomics 2013 Oct 20;14:719. Epub 2013 Oct 20.

School of Biology, Queen's Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2164-14-719DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4046698PMC
October 2013

Multilocus genetic models of handedness closely resemble single-locus models in explaining family data and are compatible with genome-wide association studies.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2013 Jun 30;1288:48-58. Epub 2013 Apr 30.

Research Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nyas.12102DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4298034PMC
June 2013

Determination of haplotypes at structurally complex regions using emulsion haplotype fusion PCR.

BMC Genomics 2012 Dec 11;13:693. Epub 2012 Dec 11.

School of Biology, University of Nottingham, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2164-13-693DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3543183PMC
December 2012

Association of β-defensin copy number and psoriasis in three cohorts of European origin.

J Invest Dermatol 2012 Oct 28;132(10):2407-2413. Epub 2012 Jun 28.

School of Biology, University of Nottingham, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/jid.2012.191DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3447111PMC
October 2012

CCL3L1 copy number and susceptibility to malaria.

Infect Genet Evol 2012 Jul 30;12(5):1147-54. Epub 2012 Mar 30.

Centre for Genetics and Genomics, School of Biology, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.meegid.2012.03.021DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3401375PMC
July 2012

Copy number variation of β-defensin genes in Behçet's disease.

Clin Exp Rheumatol 2011 Jul-Aug;29(4 Suppl 67):S20-3. Epub 2011 Sep 27.

Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.

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December 2011

Measurement methods and accuracy in copy number variation: failure to replicate associations of beta-defensin copy number with Crohn's disease.

Hum Mol Genet 2010 Dec 21;19(24):4930-8. Epub 2010 Sep 21.

Gastrointestinal Unit, School of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Western General Hospital, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddq411DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2989891PMC
December 2010

Screening for common copy-number variants in cancer genes.

Cancer Genet Cytogenet 2010 Dec;203(2):316-23

Institute of Genetics, School of Biology, University of Nottingham, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cancergencyto.2010.08.008DOI Listing
December 2010

Alpha-cardiac myosin heavy chain (MYH6) mutations affecting myofibril formation are associated with congenital heart defects.

Hum Mol Genet 2010 Oct 23;19(20):4007-16. Epub 2010 Jul 23.

Institute of Genetics, School of Biology, Queen’s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddq315DOI Listing
October 2010

Copy number variation and antigenic repertoire.

Authors:
John A L Armour

Nat Genet 2009 Dec;41(12):1263-4

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng1209-1263DOI Listing
December 2009

Human genetics: Sharp focus on the variable genome.

Authors:
John A L Armour

Nature 2009 Oct;461(7265):735-6

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/461735aDOI Listing
October 2009

Human genetics: measuring the raw material of evolution.

Authors:
John A L Armour

Curr Biol 2009 Sep;19(17):R736-8

Institute of Genetics and School of Biology, University of Nottingham, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2009.07.022DOI Listing
September 2009

Genomic copy number variation, human health, and disease.

Lancet 2009 Jul 15;374(9686):340-50. Epub 2009 Jun 15.

Department of Health Sciences and Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(09)60249-XDOI Listing
July 2009

Constitutional trisomy 8 and Behçet syndrome.

Am J Med Genet A 2009 May;149A(5):982-6

North Wales Clinical Genetics Service, Glan Clwyd Hospital, Rhyl, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajmg.a.32756DOI Listing
May 2009

Multiplex Paralogue Ratio Tests for accurate measurement of multiallelic CNVs.

Genomics 2009 Jan 22;93(1):98-103. Epub 2008 Oct 22.

Institute of Genetics and School of Biology, University of Nottingham, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ygeno.2008.09.004DOI Listing
January 2009

Allelic recombination between distinct genomic locations generates copy number diversity in human beta-defensins.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2009 Jan 8;106(3):853-8. Epub 2009 Jan 8.

Institute of Genetics, University of Nottingham, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0809073106DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2630076PMC
January 2009

Defensins and the dynamic genome: what we can learn from structural variation at human chromosome band 8p23.1.

Genome Res 2008 Nov;18(11):1686-97

Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 7RH, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/gr.080945.108DOI Listing
November 2008

Directional and balancing selection in human beta-defensins.

BMC Evol Biol 2008 Apr 16;8:113. Epub 2008 Apr 16.

Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2148-8-113DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2373304PMC
April 2008

Evolutionary conservation of a coding function for D4Z4, the tandem DNA repeat mutated in facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy.

Am J Hum Genet 2007 Aug 27;81(2):264-79. Epub 2007 Jun 27.

Institute of Genetics, The University of Nottingham, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, and Medical Research Council Human Genetics Unit, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/519311DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1950813PMC
August 2007

Tandemly repeated DNA: why should anyone care?

Authors:
John A L Armour

Mutat Res 2006 Jun 28;598(1-2):6-14. Epub 2006 Feb 28.

Institute of Genetics, University of Nottingham, Queen's Medical Center, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mrfmmm.2006.01.013DOI Listing
June 2006

Beta-defensin genomic copy number is not a modifier locus for cystic fibrosis.

J Negat Results Biomed 2005 Dec 7;4. Epub 2005 Dec 7.

Institute of Genetics, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1477-5751-4-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1318481PMC
December 2005

Screening for exonic copy number mutations at MSH2 and MLH1 by MAPH.

Fam Cancer 2005 ;4(2):145-9

Institute of Genetics, University of Nottingham, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10689-004-6131-3DOI Listing
September 2005

Copy number polymorphism and expression level variation of the human alpha-defensin genes DEFA1 and DEFA3.

Hum Mol Genet 2005 Jul 8;14(14):2045-52. Epub 2005 Jun 8.

Institute of Genetics, University of Nottingham, Queen's Medical Centre, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddi209DOI Listing
July 2005

High-resolution analysis of 16q22.1 in breast carcinoma using DNA amplifiable probes (multiplex amplifiable probe hybridization technique) and immunohistochemistry.

Int J Cancer 2005 May;114(5):720-9

The Breast Unit, Department of Histopathology, Nottingham City Hospital, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.20738DOI Listing
May 2005

A 4q35.2 subtelomeric deletion identified in a screen of patients with co-morbid psychiatric illness and mental retardation.

BMC Med Genet 2004 Aug 13;5:21. Epub 2004 Aug 13.

Medical Genetics, Molecular Medicine Centre, Univ, of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road, Edinburgh, EH4 2XU, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2350-5-21DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC515177PMC
August 2004

Gene dosage analysis by multiplex amplifiable probe hybridization.

Methods Mol Med 2004 ;92:125-39

Institute of Genetics, University of Nottingham, Queen's Medical Centre, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1385/1-59259-432-8:125DOI Listing
April 2004

Evolution and population genetics of the H-ras minisatellite and cancer predisposition.

Hum Mol Genet 2003 Apr;12(8):891-900

Institute of Genetics, University of Nottingham, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddg105DOI Listing
April 2003

DNA copy number analysis by MAPH: molecular diagnostic applications.

Expert Rev Mol Diagn 2002 Jul;2(4):370-8

Institute of Genetics, Queen's Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/14737159.2.4.370DOI Listing
July 2002