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March 2017
The role of genetics in male-pattern baldness
Collaboration with King's College London
Published in Nature Communications
February 2017
Genetics found to influence mosquito bite reponses
Collaboration with Pfizer
Published in Human Molecular Genetics
February 2017
New genetic variant found to influence skin cancer risk
Collaboration with Stanford University
Published in Oncotarget
February 2017
The shared genetics of autoimmune disease and allergies
Collaboration with the University of Copenhagen
Published in Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
January 2017
New genetic variant found to influence cognitive performance
Collaboration with Duke Univerisity
Published in Molecular Psychiatry
January 2017
Genetic evidence of assortative mating in humans
Collaboration with University of Queensland
Published in Nature Human Behavior
December 2016
Genetics found to influence personality and psychological disorders
Collaboration with the University of Oslo
Published in Nature Genetics
November 2016
Genetics found to influence menstrual cramps severity
Collaboration with Pfizer
Published in Pain
October 2016
New genetic variants found to influence fertility
Collaboration with the University of Oxford
Published in Nature Genetics
October 2016
Genetics found to influence resting heart rate
Collaboration with the University Medical Center Groningen
Published in Nature Genetics
September 2016
Genetics found to influence antidepressant efficacy
Collaboration with Janssen
Published in Translational Psychiatry
August 2016
A new methodology helps identify 4 new asthma risk genes
Collaboration with the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
Published in Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
August 2016
New genetic variants found to influence risk of most common skin cancer
Collaboration with Stanford University
Published in Nature Communications
August 2016
Genetics found to influence risk of chronic pain and depression
Collaboration with Pfizer
Published in PLoS Medicine
August 2016
The genetics of being a morning person
Collaboration with University of Exeter
Published in PLoS Genetics
August 2016
New genetic variants found to influence major depression risk
Collaboration with Pfizer
Published in Nature Genetics
July 2016
New genetic variants found to influence skin cancer risk
Collaboration with Stanford University
Published in Nature Communications
June 2016
New genetic findings for rare blood cancers
Led by 23andMe
Published in Blood Journal
June 2016
The role of genetics in migraines
Collaboration with Broad Institute
Published in Nature Genetics
May 2016
Genetic variants found to influence multiple traits and conditions
Collaboration with New York Genome Center
Published in Nature Genetics
May 2016
Genetic variants linked to education level
Collaboration with Erasmus University
Published in Nature
April 2016
The role of genetics in well-being
Collaboration with Erasmus University
Published in Nature Genetics
April 2016
The identification of individuals resilient to genetic diseases
Collaboration with Mount Sinai's School of Medicine
Published in Nature Biotechnology
February 2016
New genetic variants found to influence blood clot risk
Collaboration with Karolinska Institute
Published in Human Molecular Genetics
February 2016
New genetic variants found to influence likelihood of being a morning person
Led by 23andMe
Published in Nature Communications
January 2016
Quantifying genetic risk of prion disease
Collaboration with Broad Institute
Published in Science Translational Medicine
December 2015
The genetics of esophageal cancer and GERD
Collaboration with QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
Published in Human Molecular Genetics
December 2015
Genetics found to influence likelihood of developing hernias
Collaboration with Kaiser Permanente and University of California, San Francisco
Published in Nature Communications
November 2015
Genetics found to influence puberty timing in girls and boys
Collaboration with University of Cambridge
Published in Nature Communications
October 2015
Genetics found to influence eczema risk across multiple ancestries
Collaboration with University of Bristol
Published in Nature Genetics
October 2015
The impact of genetic testing on perceived risk of cancer
Collaboration with Harvard Medical School
Published in BMC Medical Genomics
September 2015
New genetic variants found to influence polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) risk
Collaboration with University of Cambridge
Published in Nature Communications
September 2015
New rare genetic variant found to influence bone density and risk of fractures
Collaboration with McGill University
Published in Nature
August 2015
A new model for diagnosing Parkinson's disease
Collaboration with the National Institute on Aging
Published in Lancet Neuro
August 2015
New genetic variants found to influence age at first period
Collaboration with University of Cambridge
Published in Nature Communications
August 2015
Study on what drives interest in personal genomics
Collaboration with University of Cambridge
Published in Genome Medicine
June 2015
Virtial doctor's visit and genetic testing for Parkinson's disease
Collaboration with University of Rochester
Published in Digital Health
June 2015
Consumer understanding of Personal Genomic Services test results
Collaboration with Harvard Medical School
Published in Public Health Genomics
June 2015
Genetic variants found to influence risk of depression and psychiatric disorders
Collaboration with Max Plank Institute
Published in Neuron
March 2015
Genetics found to influence risk fof rosacea
Collaboration with Stanford University
Published in Journal of Investigative Dermatology
February 2015
Insight into why risk of genetic abnormalities increases with mother's age
Collaboration with Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Published in Nature Communications
January 2015
Genetics found to influence likelihood of motion sickness
Led by 23andMe
Published in Human Molecular Genetics
December 2014
An analysis of the ancestry make-up of people across the United States
Led by 23andMe
Published in AJHG
December 2014
A description of the PGen study
Collaboration with University of Cambridge
Published in Genome Medicine
October 2014
An algorithm to speed up genotype imputation
Collaboration with University of Michigan
Published in Bioinformatics
October 2014
Description of Ancestry Composition
Led by 23andMe
Published in bioRxiv
October 2014
Replication of genetic associations with behavioral traits
Collaboration with Erasmus University
Published in Psychological Science
August 2014
The design of a genotyping platform
Collaboration with the National Institute on Aging
Published in Neurobiology of Aging
July 2014
New genetic variants found to influence risk of Parkinson's disease
Collaboration with the National Institute on Aging
Published in Nature Genetics
April 2014
23andMe scientists improve method for finding relatives
Led by 23andMe
Published in Molecular Biology and Evolution
December 2013
New genetic variants found to influence risk of asthma with hay fever
Collaboration with QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
Published in Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
October 2013
Gradient boosting as a SNP Filter
Collaboration with University of Notre Dame
Published in Journal of Data Mining in Genomics & Proteomics
October 2013
Variants in PET1 gene influence fear and threat processing
Collaboration with Indiana University
Published in Experimental Neurology
August 2013
New genetic variants found to influence asthma risk
Collaboration with QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
Published in Genes and Immunity
July 2013
Genetics found to influence likelihood of stretch marks
Led by 23andMe
Published in Journal of Investigative Dermatology
June 2013
New genetic variants found to influence allergies and asthma
Led by 23andMe
Published in Nature Genetics
June 2013
Iron levels linked to Parkinson's disease risk
Collaboration with Imperial College London
Published in PLOS Medicine
April 2013
Genetics found to influence risk of problem drinking
Collaboration with Duke Univerisity
Published in Genes, Brain and Behavior
February 2013
New genetic variants found to influence nearsightedness
Led by 23andMe
Published in PLoS Genetics
February 2013
Customer response to direct-access BRCA genetic testing
Led by 23andMe
Published in PeerJ
January 2013
New genetic variants found to influence male-pattern baldness
Collaboration with University of Bonn
Published in Journal of Investigative Dermatology
January 2013
Genetics found to influence emotion processing and psychopathology
Collaboration with University of Pennsylvania
Published in Molecular Psychiatry
November 2012
New genetics variants found to influence cilantro preference
Led by 23andMe
Published in Flavour
October 2012
Comparison of family history and genetic testing for prediciting complex disease risk
Led by 23andMe
Published in PLoS Genetics
June 2012
Genetics linked to breast size and breast cancer risk
Led by 23andMe
Published in BMC Medical Genetics
May 2012
New genetic variants found to influence risk of early-onset male pattern baldness
Collaboration with McGill University
Published in PLoS Genetics
April 2012
New genetic variants found to influence risk of hypothyroidism
Led by 23andMe
Published in PLoS One
April 2012
The method behind the Relative Finder tool
Led by 23andMe
Published in PLoS One
March 2012
The creation of an online resource for Parkinson's disease research findings
Collaboration with Max Plank Institute
Published in PLoS Genetics
January 2012
Structuring a research partnership between academia and industry
Collaboration with Harvard Medical School
Published in Genetics in Medicine
August 2011
23andMe replicates over 180 genetic assocations
Led by 23andMe
Published in PLoS One
June 2011
New genetic variants found to influence risk of Parkinson's disease
Led by 23andMe
Published in PLoS Genetics
March 2011
The genetics of hunter-gatherer populations
Led by 23andMe
Published in PNAS
June 2010
The discovery of new genetic associations to common traits
Led by 23andMe
Published in PLoS Genetics

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