Brion S Maher

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The AVPR1A gene and substance use disorders: association, replication, and functional evidence
    Brion S Maher
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:519-27. 2011
  2. pmc The dystrobrevin binding protein 1 (DTNBP1) gene is associated with schizophrenia in the Irish Case Control Study of Schizophrenia (ICCSS) sample
    Brien Riley
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    Schizophr Res 115:245-53. 2009
  3. pmc Comprehensive gene-based association study of a chromosome 20 linked region implicates novel risk loci for depressive symptoms in psychotic illness
    T Bernard Bigdeli
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e21440. 2011
  4. pmc Meta-analyses of genome-wide linkage scans of anxiety-related phenotypes
    Bradley T Webb
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Eur J Hum Genet 20:1078-84. 2012
  5. pmc Prioritization and association analysis of murine-derived candidate genes in anxiety-spectrum disorders
    John M Hettema
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0126, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:888-96. 2011
  6. pmc Detection of susceptibility genes as modifiers due to subgroup differences in complex disease
    Sarah E Bergen
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    Eur J Hum Genet 18:960-4. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Allelic heterogeneity in genetic association meta-analysis: an application to DTNBP1 and schizophrenia
    Brion S Maher
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0126, USA
    Hum Hered 69:71-9. 2010
  8. pmc Catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) single nucleotide polymorphisms and haplotypes are not major risk factors for polycystic ovary syndrome
    Lori D Hill
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 350:72-7. 2012
  9. pmc The trace amine associated receptor (TAAR6) gene is not associated with schizophrenia in the Irish Case-Control Study of Schizophrenia (ICCSS) sample
    Vladimir I Vladimirov
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, 800 East Leigh Street, Biotech 1 110, Richmond VA 23298, USA
    Schizophr Res 107:249-54. 2009

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint The AVPR1A gene and substance use disorders: association, replication, and functional evidence
    Brion S Maher
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:519-27. 2011
    ..The liability to addiction has been shown to be highly genetically correlated across drug classes, suggesting nondrug-specific mechanisms...
  2. pmc The dystrobrevin binding protein 1 (DTNBP1) gene is associated with schizophrenia in the Irish Case Control Study of Schizophrenia (ICCSS) sample
    Brien Riley
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    Schizophr Res 115:245-53. 2009
    ..DTNBP1 is associated with schizophrenia in many studies, but the associated alleles and haplotypes vary between samples...
  3. pmc Comprehensive gene-based association study of a chromosome 20 linked region implicates novel risk loci for depressive symptoms in psychotic illness
    T Bernard Bigdeli
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e21440. 2011
    ..Prior genomewide scans of schizophrenia support evidence of linkage to regions of chromosome 20. However, association analyses have yet to provide support for any etiologically relevant variants...
  4. pmc Meta-analyses of genome-wide linkage scans of anxiety-related phenotypes
    Bradley T Webb
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Eur J Hum Genet 20:1078-84. 2012
    ..This may prove useful for prioritizing emerging genome-wide association data for anxiety disorders...
  5. pmc Prioritization and association analysis of murine-derived candidate genes in anxiety-spectrum disorders
    John M Hettema
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0126, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:888-96. 2011
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  6. pmc Detection of susceptibility genes as modifiers due to subgroup differences in complex disease
    Sarah E Bergen
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    Eur J Hum Genet 18:960-4. 2010
    ..This may explain some of the inconsistent association results for many candidate gene studies of complex diseases...
  7. doi request reprint Allelic heterogeneity in genetic association meta-analysis: an application to DTNBP1 and schizophrenia
    Brion S Maher
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0126, USA
    Hum Hered 69:71-9. 2010
    ..We contend that current approaches may obscure interesting phenomena in genetic association data. However, an appropriate approach to examining heterogeneity across studies is lacking...
  8. pmc Catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) single nucleotide polymorphisms and haplotypes are not major risk factors for polycystic ovary syndrome
    Lori D Hill
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 350:72-7. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that common variants and haplotypes of the COMT gene are not major contributors to risk for PCOS, but that COMT genotype may influence prolactin levels...
  9. pmc The trace amine associated receptor (TAAR6) gene is not associated with schizophrenia in the Irish Case-Control Study of Schizophrenia (ICCSS) sample
    Vladimir I Vladimirov
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, 800 East Leigh Street, Biotech 1 110, Richmond VA 23298, USA
    Schizophr Res 107:249-54. 2009
    ..0564 (1.0078-1.1074); p=0.02], while nominally significant, did not survive correction for multiple testing. Here we demonstrate that TAAR6 is not associated with schizophrenia in the ICCSS sample...