Peristera Paschou

Summary

Affiliation: Democritus University of Thrace
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in the visfatin (PBEF1/NAMPT) gene and type 2 diabetes in the Greek population
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupoli 68 100, Greece
    Cytokine 51:25-7. 2010
  2. pmc Tracing cattle breeds with principal components analysis ancestry informative SNPs
    Jamey Lewis
    Department of Computer Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e18007. 2011
  3. doi request reprint The genetic basis of Gilles de la Tourette Syndrome
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 37:1026-39. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the LIM homeobox genes LHX6 and LHX8 as candidates for Tourette syndrome
    P Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Panepistimioupoli, Dragana, Greece
    Genes Brain Behav 11:444-51. 2012
  5. pmc Intra- and interpopulation genotype reconstruction from tagging SNPs
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Genetics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Genome Res 17:96-107. 2007
  6. pmc PCA-correlated SNPs for structure identification in worldwide human populations
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupoli, Greece
    PLoS Genet 3:1672-86. 2007
  7. pmc Tracing sub-structure in the European American population with PCA-informative markers
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupoli, Greece
    PLoS Genet 4:e1000114. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Ancestry informative markers for fine-scale individual assignment to worldwide populations
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Panepistimioupoli, Dragana, Ktirio 8, Alexandroupoli 68100, Greece
    J Med Genet 47:835-47. 2010
  9. pmc Inferring geographic coordinates of origin for Europeans using small panels of ancestry informative markers
    Petros Drineas
    Department of Computer Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e11892. 2010
  10. pmc A global view of the OCA2-HERC2 region and pigmentation
    Michael P Donnelly
    Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Hum Genet 131:683-96. 2012

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in the visfatin (PBEF1/NAMPT) gene and type 2 diabetes in the Greek population
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupoli 68 100, Greece
    Cytokine 51:25-7. 2010
    ..Although our study covers common variants across the NAMPT gene, the possible involvement of rare variants in T2DM etiology cannot be ruled out and will require the investigation of very large numbers of cases and controls...
  2. pmc Tracing cattle breeds with principal components analysis ancestry informative SNPs
    Jamey Lewis
    Department of Computer Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e18007. 2011
    ..Furthermore, the SNPs that we have identified can provide a reliable solution for the traceability of breed-specific branded products...
  3. doi request reprint The genetic basis of Gilles de la Tourette Syndrome
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 37:1026-39. 2013
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the LIM homeobox genes LHX6 and LHX8 as candidates for Tourette syndrome
    P Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Panepistimioupoli, Dragana, Greece
    Genes Brain Behav 11:444-51. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Intra- and interpopulation genotype reconstruction from tagging SNPs
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Genetics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Genome Res 17:96-107. 2007
    ..Finally, we show that reconstruction can be applied to retrieve significant SNP associations with disease, with important genotyping savings...
  6. pmc PCA-correlated SNPs for structure identification in worldwide human populations
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupoli, Greece
    PLoS Genet 3:1672-86. 2007
    ....
  7. pmc Tracing sub-structure in the European American population with PCA-informative markers
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupoli, Greece
    PLoS Genet 4:e1000114. 2008
    ..Furthermore, our redundancy removal algorithm can be applied on sets of ancestry informative markers selected with any method in order to select the most uncorrelated SNPs, and significantly decreases genotyping costs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ancestry informative markers for fine-scale individual assignment to worldwide populations
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Panepistimioupoli, Dragana, Ktirio 8, Alexandroupoli 68100, Greece
    J Med Genet 47:835-47. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Inferring geographic coordinates of origin for Europeans using small panels of ancestry informative markers
    Petros Drineas
    Department of Computer Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e11892. 2010
    ..The SNPs that we propose can prove extremely useful in a variety of different settings, such as stratification correction or genetic ancestry testing, and the study of the history of European populations...
  10. pmc A global view of the OCA2-HERC2 region and pigmentation
    Michael P Donnelly
    Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Hum Genet 131:683-96. 2012
    ..Our data suggest that the haplotype restricted to Europe is the strongest marker for blue eyes globally and add further inferential evidence that the derived allele of rs1800414 is an East Asian skin pigmentation allele...
  11. ncbi request reprint Support of the histaminergic hypothesis in Tourette syndrome: association of the histamine decarboxylase gene in a large sample of families
    Iordanis Karagiannidis
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupoli, Greece
    J Med Genet 50:760-4. 2013
    ..The recent implication of the histamine decarboxylase (HDC) gene, the key enzyme in histamine production, raises the intriguing hypothesis of a possible role of histaminergic dysfunction leading to TS onset...
  12. doi request reprint Exploring genomic structure differences and similarities between the Greek and European HapMap populations: implications for association studies
    Vasileios Stathias
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupoli, Greece
    Ann Hum Genet 76:472-83. 2012
    ..We conclude that, perhaps due to the individual evolutionary history of each genomic region, geographic proximity is not always a perfect guide for selecting a reference population for an unstudied population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Genetic susceptibility and neurotransmitters in Tourette syndrome
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupoli, Greece
    Int Rev Neurobiol 112:155-77. 2013
    ....
  14. pmc The distribution and most recent common ancestor of the 17q21 inversion in humans
    Michael P Donnelly
    Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 86:161-71. 2010
    ..This estimate range is much more recent than the 3 million year age estimated by Stefansson et al. in 2005...
  15. pmc Maritime route of colonization of Europe
    Peristera Paschou
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:9211-6. 2014
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  16. doi request reprint G894T polymorphism of eNOS gene is a predictor of response to combination of inhaled corticosteroids with long-lasting β2-agonists in asthmatic children
    Maria Iordanidou
    Laboratory of Pharmacology, Medical School, Democritus University of Thrace, Dragana Campus, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Pharmacogenomics 13:1363-72. 2012
    ..In the present study, the association between eNOS gene polymorphisms and response to inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) and long-lasting β(2)-agonists (LABAs) was investigated...