Mervi Alanne

Summary

Affiliation: National Public Health Institute
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. pmc Lack of association between polymorphisms of the IL18R1 and IL18RAP genes and cardiovascular risk: the MORGAM Project
    Marie Lise Grisoni
    INSERM, UMR_S 937, Paris, France
    BMC Med Genet 10:44. 2009
  2. ncbi Variation in the selenoprotein S gene locus is associated with coronary heart disease and ischemic stroke in two independent Finnish cohorts
    Mervi Alanne
    Department of Molecular Medicine, KTL National Public Health Institute, Biomedicum, Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Genet 122:355-65. 2007
  3. pmc Combined effects of thrombosis pathway gene variants predict cardiovascular events
    Kirsi Auro
    0Department of Molecular Medicine, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS Genet 3:e120. 2007
  4. pmc Gender differences in genetic risk profiles for cardiovascular disease
    Kaisa Silander
    Department of Molecular Medicine, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 3:e3615. 2008
  5. pmc Risk alleles of USF1 gene predict cardiovascular disease of women in two prospective studies
    Kati Komulainen
    Department of Molecular Medicine, National Public Health Institute, Biomedicum, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS Genet 2:e69. 2006
  6. ncbi Evaluating whole genome amplification via multiply-primed rolling circle amplification for SNP genotyping of samples with low DNA yield
    Kaisa Silander
    Department of Molecular Medicine, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Twin Res Hum Genet 8:368-75. 2005

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Publications6

  1. pmc Lack of association between polymorphisms of the IL18R1 and IL18RAP genes and cardiovascular risk: the MORGAM Project
    Marie Lise Grisoni
    INSERM, UMR_S 937, Paris, France
    BMC Med Genet 10:44. 2009
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  2. ncbi Variation in the selenoprotein S gene locus is associated with coronary heart disease and ischemic stroke in two independent Finnish cohorts
    Mervi Alanne
    Department of Molecular Medicine, KTL National Public Health Institute, Biomedicum, Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Genet 122:355-65. 2007
    ..This observation should stimulate further investigations of the role of this gene and protein in the pathogenesis of CVD...
  3. pmc Combined effects of thrombosis pathway gene variants predict cardiovascular events
    Kirsi Auro
    0Department of Molecular Medicine, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS Genet 3:e120. 2007
    ..These results suggest that variants in these four thrombosis genes contribute to arterial cardiovascular events at population level...
  4. pmc Gender differences in genetic risk profiles for cardiovascular disease
    Kaisa Silander
    Department of Molecular Medicine, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 3:e3615. 2008
    ..We aimed to estimate whether the genetic risk profiles of coronary heart disease (CHD), ischemic stroke and the composite end-point of CVD differ between the genders...
  5. pmc Risk alleles of USF1 gene predict cardiovascular disease of women in two prospective studies
    Kati Komulainen
    Department of Molecular Medicine, National Public Health Institute, Biomedicum, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS Genet 2:e69. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi Evaluating whole genome amplification via multiply-primed rolling circle amplification for SNP genotyping of samples with low DNA yield
    Kaisa Silander
    Department of Molecular Medicine, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Twin Res Hum Genet 8:368-75. 2005
    ..Thus, WGA is applicable for low DNA yield samples, especially if using pooled WGA samples. A higher rate of genotyping errors requires that increased attention be paid to genotyping quality control, and caution when interpreting results...