Henrik Forsius

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Country: Finland

Publications

  1. pmc The international biological program/human adaptability studies among the Skolt Sami in Finland (1966-1970)
    Henrik Forsius
    Department of Genetic Epidemiology, Folkhalsan Institute of Genetics, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Circumpolar Health 71:1-5. 2012
  2. ncbi Genome-wide scan of exfoliation syndrome
    Susanna Lemmelä
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:4136-42. 2007
  3. ncbi Exfoliation syndrome: prevalence and inheritance in a subisolate of the Finnish population
    Eva Forsman
    Population Genetics Unit, Folkhalsan Institute of Genetics, Helsinki, Finland
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 85:500-7. 2007
  4. doi Association of LOXL1 gene with Finnish exfoliation syndrome patients
    Susanna Lemmelä
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Hum Genet 54:289-97. 2009
  5. ncbi The role of TIGR and OPTN in Finnish glaucoma families: a clinical and molecular genetic study
    Eva Forsman
    Population Genetics Unit, Folkhalsan Institute of Genetics, Helsinki, Finland
    Mol Vis 9:217-22. 2003
  6. ncbi Sex ratio and proportion of affected sons in sibships with X-chromosomal recessive traits: maximum likelihood estimation in truncated multinomial distributions
    Johan Fellman
    Folkhalsan Institute of Genetics, Population Genetics Unit, Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Hered 53:173-80. 2002
  7. ncbi A novel CACNA1F gene mutation causes Aland Island eye disease
    Reetta Jalkanen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Biomedicum Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:2498-502. 2007
  8. ncbi Exfoliation syndrome: frequency, gender distribution and association with climatically induced alterations of the cornea and conjunctiva
    Henrik Forsius
    Folkhalsan Institute of Genetics, Population Genetics Unit, Helsinki, Finland
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 80:478-84. 2002

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Publications8

  1. pmc The international biological program/human adaptability studies among the Skolt Sami in Finland (1966-1970)
    Henrik Forsius
    Department of Genetic Epidemiology, Folkhalsan Institute of Genetics, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Circumpolar Health 71:1-5. 2012
    ..The population is increasingly lighter pigmented moving in a northward direction in Europe until reaching the Arctic Circle, where the Samis (Lapps) are clearly more pigmented...
  2. ncbi Genome-wide scan of exfoliation syndrome
    Susanna Lemmelä
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:4136-42. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present study was to identify the genetic basis of XFS in a large Finnish family...
  3. ncbi Exfoliation syndrome: prevalence and inheritance in a subisolate of the Finnish population
    Eva Forsman
    Population Genetics Unit, Folkhalsan Institute of Genetics, Helsinki, Finland
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 85:500-7. 2007
    ....
  4. doi Association of LOXL1 gene with Finnish exfoliation syndrome patients
    Susanna Lemmelä
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Hum Genet 54:289-97. 2009
    ..9, P=1.6 x 10(-16)). In conclusion, the earlier reported polymorphisms of the LOXL1 gene showed significant association also in the Finnish population...
  5. ncbi The role of TIGR and OPTN in Finnish glaucoma families: a clinical and molecular genetic study
    Eva Forsman
    Population Genetics Unit, Folkhalsan Institute of Genetics, Helsinki, Finland
    Mol Vis 9:217-22. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi Sex ratio and proportion of affected sons in sibships with X-chromosomal recessive traits: maximum likelihood estimation in truncated multinomial distributions
    Johan Fellman
    Folkhalsan Institute of Genetics, Population Genetics Unit, Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Hered 53:173-80. 2002
    ..0), but the proportion of affected males was slightly lower than expected (42.5%). RS seems to be the only known genetic disorder in which the offspring of carriers of the mutation include a statistically significant surplus of males...
  7. ncbi A novel CACNA1F gene mutation causes Aland Island eye disease
    Reetta Jalkanen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Biomedicum Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:2498-502. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the mutated gene underlying the disease phenotype in the original AIED-affected family...
  8. ncbi Exfoliation syndrome: frequency, gender distribution and association with climatically induced alterations of the cornea and conjunctiva
    Henrik Forsius
    Folkhalsan Institute of Genetics, Population Genetics Unit, Helsinki, Finland
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 80:478-84. 2002
    ..To investigate exfoliation syndrome (ES) in order to elucidate gender distribution and the roles of genetic and climatic factors in its manifestation...