Tamuno Alfred

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc A multi-cohort study of polymorphisms in the GH/IGF axis and physical capability: the HALCyon programme
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e29883. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Associations between APOE and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol genotypes and cognitive and physical capability: the HALCyon programme
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, BS8 2PS, UK
    Age (Dordr) 36:9673. 2014
  3. pmc Associations between a polymorphism in the pleiotropic GCKR and Age-related phenotypes: the HALCyon programme
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e70045. 2013
  4. pmc ACTN3 genotype, athletic status, and life course physical capability: meta-analysis of the published literature and findings from nine studies
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Hum Mutat 32:1008-18. 2011
  5. pmc Genetic variants influencing biomarkers of nutrition are not associated with cognitive capability in middle-aged and older adults
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Nutr 143:606-12. 2013
  6. pmc Genetic markers of bone and joint health and physical capability in older adults: the HALCyon programme
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PS, UK
    Bone 52:278-85. 2013
  7. pmc Absence of association of a single-nucleotide polymorphism in the TERT-CLPTM1L locus with age-related phenotypes in a large multicohort study: the HALCyon programme
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Aging Cell 10:520-32. 2011
  8. pmc Childhood socioeconomic position and objectively measured physical capability levels in adulthood: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Kate Birnie
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e15564. 2011

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc A multi-cohort study of polymorphisms in the GH/IGF axis and physical capability: the HALCyon programme
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e29883. 2012
    ..The growth hormone/insulin-like growth factor (GH/IGF) axis is involved in muscle function and genetic variants in genes in the axis may influence measures of physical capability...
  2. ncbi request reprint Associations between APOE and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol genotypes and cognitive and physical capability: the HALCyon programme
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, BS8 2PS, UK
    Age (Dordr) 36:9673. 2014
    ..In addition, other LDL-C-related genotypes have little impact on these traits...
  3. pmc Associations between a polymorphism in the pleiotropic GCKR and Age-related phenotypes: the HALCyon programme
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e70045. 2013
    ..However, associations between SNPs in the gene and other ageing phenotypes such as cognitive and physical capability have not been reported...
  4. pmc ACTN3 genotype, athletic status, and life course physical capability: meta-analysis of the published literature and findings from nine studies
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Hum Mutat 32:1008-18. 2011
    ..The ACTN3 R577X genotype is associated with sprint/power athletic status in Europeans, but does not appear to be associated with objective measures of physical capability in the general population...
  5. pmc Genetic variants influencing biomarkers of nutrition are not associated with cognitive capability in middle-aged and older adults
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Nutr 143:606-12. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Genetic markers of bone and joint health and physical capability in older adults: the HALCyon programme
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PS, UK
    Bone 52:278-85. 2013
    ..Genetic variants of indicators of bone and joint health may be associated with measures of physical capability...
  7. pmc Absence of association of a single-nucleotide polymorphism in the TERT-CLPTM1L locus with age-related phenotypes in a large multicohort study: the HALCyon programme
    Tamuno Alfred
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Aging Cell 10:520-32. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Childhood socioeconomic position and objectively measured physical capability levels in adulthood: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Kate Birnie
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e15564. 2011
    ..We have undertaken a systematic review with meta-analyses to test the hypothesis that adverse childhood SEP is associated with lower levels of objectively measured physical capability in adulthood...