Beverly J Paigen
Affiliation: The Jackson Laboratory
Paigen B, Schork N, Svenson K, Cheah Y, Mu J, Lammert F, et al
. Quantitative trait loci mapping for cholesterol gallstones in AKR/J and C57L/J strains of mice. Physiol Genomics. 2000;4:59-65 pubmed
..L-Lith2(s). Other suggestive, but not statistically significant, loci mapped to chromosomes 6, 7, 8, 10, and X. The identification of these Lith genes will elucidate the pathophysiology of cholesterol gallstone formation...
Sugiyama F, Churchill G, Li R, Libby L, Carver T, Yagami K, et al
. QTL associated with blood pressure, heart rate, and heart weight in CBA/CaJ and BALB/cJ mice. Physiol Genomics. 2002;10:5-12 pubmed
..Identification of the genes for these QTL should lead to a better understanding of the causes of essential hypertension. ..
Ishimori N, Li R, Walsh K, Korstanje R, Rollins J, Petkov P, et al
. Quantitative trait loci that determine BMD in C57BL/6J and 129S1/SvImJ inbred mice. J Bone Miner Res. 2006;21:105-12 pubmed
..9 cM, where the low allele strains share a common haplotype. Identifying the genes for these QTLs will enhance our understanding of skeletal biology. ..