Struan F A Grant

Summary

Affiliation: deCODE Genetics
Country: Iceland

Publications

  1. pmc Association analysis of the FTO gene with obesity in children of Caucasian and African ancestry reveals a common tagging SNP
    Struan F A Grant
    Center for Applied Genomics, Abramson Research Center, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e1746. 2008
  2. pmc Linkage of osteoporosis to chromosome 20p12 and association to BMP2
    Unnur Styrkarsdottir
    deCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland
    PLoS Biol 1:E69. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Variant of transcription factor 7-like 2 (TCF7L2) gene confers risk of type 2 diabetes
    Struan F A Grant
    deCODE Genetics, Sturlugata 8, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    Nat Genet 38:320-3. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Refining the impact of TCF7L2 gene variants on type 2 diabetes and adaptive evolution
    Agnar Helgason
    deCODE Genetics, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    Nat Genet 39:218-25. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint A variant of the gene encoding leukotriene A4 hydrolase confers ethnicity-specific risk of myocardial infarction
    Anna Helgadottir
    deCODE Genetics, Inc, Sturlugata 8, IS 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    Nat Genet 38:68-74. 2006
  6. pmc Localization of a susceptibility gene for type 2 diabetes to chromosome 5q34-q35.2
    Inga Reynisdottir
    deCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Am J Hum Genet 73:323-35. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint The gene encoding 5-lipoxygenase activating protein confers risk of myocardial infarction and stroke
    Anna Helgadottir
    deCODE Genetics, Sturlugata 8, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Nat Genet 36:233-9. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Classification of genetic profiles of Crohn's disease: a focus on the ATG16L1 gene
    Struan F A Grant
    The Center for Applied Genomics and Division of Human Genetics, The Abramson Research Center of the Joseph Stokes Jr Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104 4318, USA
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 8:199-207. 2008
  9. pmc Association analysis of type 2 diabetes Loci in type 1 diabetes
    Hui Qi Qu
    Departments of Pediatrics and Human Genetics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Diabetes 57:1983-6. 2008
  10. pmc Chromosome 6p22 locus associated with clinically aggressive neuroblastoma
    John M Maris
    Division of Oncology and the Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4318, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:2585-93. 2008

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Publications20

  1. pmc Association analysis of the FTO gene with obesity in children of Caucasian and African ancestry reveals a common tagging SNP
    Struan F A Grant
    Center for Applied Genomics, Abramson Research Center, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e1746. 2008
    ..As such, variants in the FTO gene confer a similar magnitude of risk of obesity to children as to their adult counterparts and appear to have a global impact...
  2. pmc Linkage of osteoporosis to chromosome 20p12 and association to BMP2
    Unnur Styrkarsdottir
    deCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland
    PLoS Biol 1:E69. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Variant of transcription factor 7-like 2 (TCF7L2) gene confers risk of type 2 diabetes
    Struan F A Grant
    deCODE Genetics, Sturlugata 8, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    Nat Genet 38:320-3. 2006
    ..It is thought to act through regulation of proglucagon gene expression in enteroendocrine cells via the Wnt signaling pathway...
  4. ncbi request reprint Refining the impact of TCF7L2 gene variants on type 2 diabetes and adaptive evolution
    Agnar Helgason
    deCODE Genetics, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    Nat Genet 39:218-25. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint A variant of the gene encoding leukotriene A4 hydrolase confers ethnicity-specific risk of myocardial infarction
    Anna Helgadottir
    deCODE Genetics, Inc, Sturlugata 8, IS 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    Nat Genet 38:68-74. 2006
    ..Interactions with other genetic or environmental risk factors that are more common in African Americans are likely to account for the greater relative risk conferred by HapK in this group...
  6. pmc Localization of a susceptibility gene for type 2 diabetes to chromosome 5q34-q35.2
    Inga Reynisdottir
    deCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Am J Hum Genet 73:323-35. 2003
    ..Finally, we observed potential interactions between the 5q locus and two T2D susceptibility loci, previously mapped in other populations...
  7. ncbi request reprint The gene encoding 5-lipoxygenase activating protein confers risk of myocardial infarction and stroke
    Anna Helgadottir
    deCODE Genetics, Sturlugata 8, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Nat Genet 36:233-9. 2004
    ..We conclude that variants of ALOX5AP are involved in the pathogenesis of both myocardial infarction and stroke by increasing leukotriene production and inflammation in the arterial wall...
  8. doi request reprint Classification of genetic profiles of Crohn's disease: a focus on the ATG16L1 gene
    Struan F A Grant
    The Center for Applied Genomics and Division of Human Genetics, The Abramson Research Center of the Joseph Stokes Jr Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104 4318, USA
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 8:199-207. 2008
    ....
  9. pmc Association analysis of type 2 diabetes Loci in type 1 diabetes
    Hui Qi Qu
    Departments of Pediatrics and Human Genetics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Diabetes 57:1983-6. 2008
    ..To search for a possible association of type 1 diabetes with 10 validated type 2 diabetes loci, i.e., PPARG, KCNJ11, WFS1, HNF1B, IDE/HHEX, SLC30A8, CDKAL1, CDKN2A/B, IGF2BP2, and FTO/RPGRIP1L...
  10. pmc Chromosome 6p22 locus associated with clinically aggressive neuroblastoma
    John M Maris
    Division of Oncology and the Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4318, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:2585-93. 2008
    ..Neuroblastoma is a malignant condition of the developing sympathetic nervous system that most commonly affects young children and is often lethal. Its cause is not known...
  11. doi request reprint Association of the TRAF1-C5 locus on chromosome 9 with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Edward M Behrens
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 58:2206-7. 2008
  12. pmc Loci on 20q13 and 21q22 are associated with pediatric-onset inflammatory bowel disease
    Subra Kugathasan
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Research Institute and Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Nat Genet 40:1211-5. 2008
    ..30 x 10(-8) and 6.95 x 10(-8), respectively; odds ratio (OR) = 0.74 for both) and 21q22 (rs2836878[A]; P = 6.01 x 10(-8); OR = 0.73), located close to the TNFRSF6B and PSMG1 genes, respectively...
  13. doi request reprint A novel susceptibility locus for type 1 diabetes on Chr12q13 identified by a genome-wide association study
    Hakon Hakonarson
    Center for Applied Genomics, Abramson Research Center, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104 4318, USA
    Diabetes 57:1143-6. 2008
    ..03 x 10(-10)) and confirmed in two additional cohorts. Here we describe the results of testing, in these additional cohorts, 23 loci that were next in rank of statistical significance...
  14. ncbi request reprint A genome-wide association study identifies KIAA0350 as a type 1 diabetes gene
    Hakon Hakonarson
    Center for Applied Genomics, Abramson Research Center, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Nature 448:591-4. 2007
    ..These results indicate that KIAA0350 might be involved in the pathogenesis of T1D and demonstrate the utility of the genome-wide association approach in the identification of previously unsuspected genetic determinants of complex traits...
  15. pmc Association of the T300A non-synonymous variant of the ATG16L1 gene with susceptibility to paediatric Crohn's disease
    Robert N Baldassano
    Gut 56:1171-3. 2007
  16. ncbi request reprint Association of variants of the interleukin-23 receptor gene with susceptibility to pediatric Crohn's disease
    Robert N Baldassano
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Abramson Research Center, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:972-6. 2007
    ..We examined the effects of this and other previously reported SNPs at this locus with respect to CD in children...
  17. pmc PennCNV: an integrated hidden Markov model designed for high-resolution copy number variation detection in whole-genome SNP genotyping data
    Kai Wang
    Department of Genetics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Genome Res 17:1665-74. 2007
    ..3%. Our results demonstrate the feasibility of whole-genome fine-mapping of CNVs via high-density SNP genotyping...
  18. ncbi request reprint Recent development in pharmacogenomics: from candidate genes to genome-wide association studies
    Struan F A Grant
    Center for Applied Genomics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104 4318, USA
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 7:371-93. 2007
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Microarray technology and applications in the arena of genome-wide association
    Struan F A Grant
    The Center for Applied Genomics and Division of Human Genetics, The Abramson Research Center of the Joseph Stokes Jr Research Institute, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4318, USA
    Clin Chem 54:1116-24. 2008
    ..This has enabled large-scale genome-wide association (GWA) studies in complex diseases, such as diabetes, asthma, and inflammatory bowel disease, to be undertaken for the first time...
  20. pmc SNP genotyping on a genome-wide amplified DOP-PCR template
    Struan F A Grant
    LION bioscience AG, Im Neuenheimer Feld 515 517, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Nucleic Acids Res 30:e125. 2002
    ..Adding carrier DNA to a final concentration of 10 ng/microl improved results. In conclusion, we have successfully used DOP-PCR to amplify our genomic DNA collection for subsequent SNP genotyping as a standard process...