Brahim Aissani

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Fine mapping of the uterine leiomyoma locus on 1q43 close to a lncRNA in the RGS7-FH interval
    Brahim Aissani
    Department of EpidemiologyR217JDepartment of BiostatisticsSchool of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USADepartment of Human GeneticsRadboud University Medical Center Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The NetherlandsNetherlands Cancer InstituteAmsterdam, The Netherlands
    Endocr Relat Cancer 22:633-43. 2015
  2. pmc Follow-up to genome-wide linkage and admixture mapping studies implicates components of the extracellular matrix in susceptibility to and size of uterine fibroids
    Brahim Aissani
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Electronic address
    Fertil Steril 103:528-34.e13. 2015
  3. pmc A Simple PCR-RFLP Method for Genetic Phase Determination in Compound Heterozygotes
    Rodney T Perry
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, AL, USA
    Front Genet 2:108. 2011
  4. pmc Multiple hits for the association of uterine fibroids on human chromosome 1q43
    Brahim Aissani
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e58399. 2013
  5. pmc The major histocompatibility complex conserved extended haplotype 8.1 in AIDS-related non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Brahim Aissani
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:170-9. 2009
  6. pmc Interleukin-10 (IL-10) pathway: genetic variants and outcomes of HIV-1 infection in African American adolescents
    Sadeep Shrestha
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e13384. 2010
  7. pmc Host genetics and HIV-1 viral load set-point in African-Americans
    Sadeep Shrestha
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    AIDS 23:673-7. 2009
  8. pmc Structure of tumor necrosis factor-alpha haploblocks in European populations
    Aimee M Merino
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Immunogenetics 65:543-52. 2013
  9. pmc A candidate gene approach for virally induced cancer with application to HIV-related Kaposi's sarcoma
    Brahim Aissani
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL
    Int J Cancer 134:397-404. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA variation and virologic and immunological HIV outcomes in African Americans
    Brahim Aissani
    aDepartment of Epidemiology bDepartment of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    AIDS 28:1871-8. 2014

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Fine mapping of the uterine leiomyoma locus on 1q43 close to a lncRNA in the RGS7-FH interval
    Brahim Aissani
    Department of EpidemiologyR217JDepartment of BiostatisticsSchool of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USADepartment of Human GeneticsRadboud University Medical Center Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The NetherlandsNetherlands Cancer InstituteAmsterdam, The Netherlands
    Endocr Relat Cancer 22:633-43. 2015
    ..While the identified variations at 1q43 represent a potential risk locus for UL, future replication analyses are required to substantiate our observation. ..
  2. pmc Follow-up to genome-wide linkage and admixture mapping studies implicates components of the extracellular matrix in susceptibility to and size of uterine fibroids
    Brahim Aissani
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Electronic address
    Fertil Steril 103:528-34.e13. 2015
    ..To conduct a follow-up association mapping to independent genome-wide linkage and admixture mapping studies of uterine leiomyoma...
  3. pmc A Simple PCR-RFLP Method for Genetic Phase Determination in Compound Heterozygotes
    Rodney T Perry
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, AL, USA
    Front Genet 2:108. 2011
    ..We show that the A allele of TNF -308 is carried on the same chromosome as the LTA +252(G) allele...
  4. pmc Multiple hits for the association of uterine fibroids on human chromosome 1q43
    Brahim Aissani
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e58399. 2013
    ..With the high potential for occult tumors in common conditions such as fibroids, validation of our data in family-based studies is needed...
  5. pmc The major histocompatibility complex conserved extended haplotype 8.1 in AIDS-related non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Brahim Aissani
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:170-9. 2009
    ..Which gene variant on this highly conserved extended haplotype (CEH 8.1) in whites most likely represents a true etiologic factor remains uncertain...
  6. pmc Interleukin-10 (IL-10) pathway: genetic variants and outcomes of HIV-1 infection in African American adolescents
    Sadeep Shrestha
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e13384. 2010
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  7. pmc Host genetics and HIV-1 viral load set-point in African-Americans
    Sadeep Shrestha
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    AIDS 23:673-7. 2009
    ..We attempted to confirm this finding in African-Americans and to address whether these SNPs are in linkage disequilibrium with human leukocyte antigen (HLA) class I alleles that mediate innate and adaptive immunity...
  8. pmc Structure of tumor necrosis factor-alpha haploblocks in European populations
    Aimee M Merino
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Immunogenetics 65:543-52. 2013
    ..We also found that the ancestral haplotype 8.1 shares a TNF block haplotype with HLA-B*4402. HLA-B*5701, a known protective allele in HIV-1 pathogenesis, occurred in a unique TNF block haplotype...
  9. pmc A candidate gene approach for virally induced cancer with application to HIV-related Kaposi's sarcoma
    Brahim Aissani
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL
    Int J Cancer 134:397-404. 2014
    ..This "proof of concept" study identified human homologs involved in the regulation of type I interferon-induced signaling, cell cycle and apoptosis potentially as important determinants of HIV-KS...
  10. doi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA variation and virologic and immunological HIV outcomes in African Americans
    Brahim Aissani
    aDepartment of Epidemiology bDepartment of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    AIDS 28:1871-8. 2014
    ..To evaluate the impact of mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) haplogroups on virologic and immunological outcomes of HIV infection...
  11. doi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA diversity in the African American population
    Derek C Johnson
    School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Mitochondrial DNA 26:445-51. 2015
    ..The most commonly observed haplogroup is L2a (19.8%), followed by L1b (10.2%). Overall, the observed mtDNA haplogroup distribution in our study is similar to those published for the African American and the African populations. ..
  12. pmc The utility of mitochondrial and y chromosome phylogenetic data to improve correction for population stratification
    Robert Makowsky
    Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, AL, USA
    Front Genet 3:301. 2012
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  13. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-10 gene (IL10) polymorphisms and human papillomavirus clearance among immunosuppressed adolescents
    Sadeep Shrestha
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, RPHB Room 220A, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1626-32. 2007
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  14. doi request reprint Association test of multiallelic gene copy numbers in family trios
    Sadeep Shrestha
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 34:2-6. 2010
    ..We present theoretical derivation of the statistics and results of simulation studies that show robustness of our approach and power under several genetic models...
  15. doi request reprint Admixture mapping of genetic variants for uterine fibroids
    Kui Zhang
    Departments of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Hum Genet 60:533-8. 2015
    ..The mean percentage of European ancestry among cases was lower than that among controls in the NIEHS-UFS study. However, our study did not show a significant association between mean percentage of European ancestry and UL. ..
  16. doi request reprint Identification of sequence variants in the CCL3 chemokine gene family in the HapMap West African reference population
    Rodney T Perry
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Hum Immunol 75:854-8. 2014
    ..The variations identified in these immune-related genes from this study will shed light in the understanding of both structural and nucleotide polymorphisms that can be used in association studies of diseases in populations. ..
  17. pmc Natural selection among Eurasians at genomic regions associated with HIV-1 control
    Yann C Klimentidis
    Section on Statistical Genetics, Department of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 11:173. 2011
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