Alexander J MacGregor

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc A common genetic factor underlies hypertension and other cardiovascular disorders
    Frances M K Williams
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, St Thomas Hospital, London SE1 7EH, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 4:20. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Twins. Novel uses to study complex traits and genetic diseases
    A J MacGregor
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Trends Genet 16:131-4. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Structural, psychological, and genetic influences on low back and neck pain: a study of adult female twins
    Alexander J MacGregor
    St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 51:160-7. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint The association of body mass index and osteoarthritis of the knee joint: an examination of genetic and environmental influences
    Nisha J Manek
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 48:1024-9. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The genetic epidemiology of joint hypermobility: a population study of female twins
    Alan J Hakim
    The Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 50:2640-4. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint The genetic contribution to carpal tunnel syndrome in women: a twin study
    Alan J Hakim
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 47:275-9. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of gene-environment interaction in determining bone mineral density in a twin population
    Vasi Naganathan
    Institute of Bone and Joint Research, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Australia
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:191-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc A common genetic factor underlies hypertension and other cardiovascular disorders
    Frances M K Williams
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, St Thomas Hospital, London SE1 7EH, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 4:20. 2004
    ..This study used a classical twin design to examine whether these conditions are linked through shared environmental exposures or by a common underlying genetic propensity to vasospasm...
  2. ncbi request reprint Twins. Novel uses to study complex traits and genetic diseases
    A J MacGregor
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Trends Genet 16:131-4. 2000
    ..The unique matching of identical twins provides researchers with ways to isolate the function of individual genes involved in disease together with approaches to understanding how genes and the environment interact...
  3. ncbi request reprint Structural, psychological, and genetic influences on low back and neck pain: a study of adult female twins
    Alexander J MacGregor
    St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 51:160-7. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The association of body mass index and osteoarthritis of the knee joint: an examination of genetic and environmental influences
    Nisha J Manek
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 48:1024-9. 2003
    ..To examine the genetic and environmental influences on the known association between body mass index (BMI) and knee osteoarthritis (OA), using adult twin data...
  5. ncbi request reprint The genetic epidemiology of joint hypermobility: a population study of female twins
    Alan J Hakim
    The Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 50:2640-4. 2004
    ..To estimate the genetic influence on joint hypermobility in an unselected population using a classic twin study design...
  6. ncbi request reprint The genetic contribution to carpal tunnel syndrome in women: a twin study
    Alan J Hakim
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 47:275-9. 2002
    ..To assess the relative genetic and environmental contribution to carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) using a classic twin study of monozygotic (MZ) and dizygotic (DZ) twins...
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of gene-environment interaction in determining bone mineral density in a twin population
    Vasi Naganathan
    Institute of Bone and Joint Research, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Australia
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:191-7. 2007