Publications 2015

Journal articles

  • Blackburn, A., M. Almeida, A. Dean, J. E. Curran, M. P. Johnson, E. K. Moses, L. J. Abraham, M. A. Carless, T. D. Dyer, S. Kumar, L. Almasy, M. C. Mahaney, A. Comuzzie, S. Williams-Blangero, J. Blangero, D. M. Lehman, and H. H. Goring (2015). “Effects of Copy Number Variable Regions on Local Gene Expression in White Blood Cells of Mexican Americans.” Eur J Hum Genet 23(9):1229-35. [pubmed]
  • Brown, C. E., N. S. McCarthy, A. D. Hughes, P. Sever, A. Stalmach, W. Mullen, A. F. Dominiczak, N. Sattar, H. Mischak, S. Thom, J. Mayet, A. V. Stanton, and C. Delles (2015). “Urinary Proteomic Biomarkers to Predict Cardiovascular Events.” Proteomics Clin Appl 9(5-6): 610-7. [pubmed]
  • Cadby, G., N. McArdle, T. Briffa, D. R. Hillman, L. Simpson, M. Knuiman, and J. Hung (2015). “Severity of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Is an Independent Predictor of Incident Atrial Fibrillation Hospitalization in a Large Sleep-Clinic Cohort.” Chest 148(4): 945-952. [pubmed]
  • Darabi, H., K. McCue, J. Beesley, K. Michailidou, S. Nord, S. Kar, K. Humphreys, D. Thompson, M. Ghoussaini, M. K. Bolla, J. Dennis, Q. Wang, S. Canisius, C. G. Scott, C. Apicella, J. L. Hopper, M. C. Southey, J. Stone, …, D. F. Easton, P. Hall, and G. Chenevix-Trench (2015). “Polymorphisms in a Putative Enhancer at the 10q21.2 Breast Cancer Risk Locus Regulate NRBF2 Expression.”  Am J Hum Genet 97(1): 22-34. [pubmed]
  • Hobbs, M. M., D. Taylor, S. Buzynski and R. Peake (2015). “Contrast-enhanced spectral mammography (CESM) and contrast enhanced MRI (CEMRI): Patient preferences and tolerance.” Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology 59(3): 300-305. [link]
  • Law, M. H., D. T. Bishop, J. E. Lee, M. Brossard, N. G. Martin, E. K. Moses, …, S. V. Ward, N. K. Hayward, J. Han, H. J. Schulze, A. M. Dunning, J. A. Bishop, F. Demenais, C. I. Amos, S. MacGregor and M. M. Iles (2015). “Genome-wide meta-analysis identifies five new susceptibility loci for cutaneous malignant melanoma.” Nat Genet 47(9): 987-995. [pubmed]
  • Li, S., E. M. Wong, J. E. Joo, C. H. Jung, J. Chung, C. Apicella, J. Stone, G. S. Dite, G. G. Giles, M. C. Southey, and J. L. Hopper (2015). “Genetic and Environmental Causes of Variation in the Difference Between Biological Age Based on DNA Methylation and Chronological Age for Middle-Aged Women.”  Twin Res Hum Genet 18(6): 720-6. [pubmed]
  • Lin, W. Y., N. J. Camp, M. Ghoussaini, J. Beesley, K. Michailidou, J. L. Hopper, C. Apicella, M. C. Southey, J. Stone, …, A. Dunning, D. F. Easton and A. Cox (2015). “Identification and Characterization of Novel Associations in the Casp8/Als2cr12 Region on Chromosome 2 with Breast Cancer Risk.” Hum Mol Genet 24(1): 285-298. [pubmed]
  • Orr, N., F. Dudbridge, N. Dryden, S. Maguire, D. Novo, E. Perrakis, N. Johnson, M. Ghoussaini, J. L. Hopper, M. C. Southey, C. Apicella, J. Stone, …, Genica Network, Investigators kConFab, and Group Australian Ovarian Cancer Study (2015). “Fine-mapping identifies two additional breast cancer susceptibility loci at 9q31.2.” Hum Mol Genet 24(10): 2966-84. [pubmed]
  • Peters, M. J., R. Joehanes, L. C. Pilling,…, E. K. Moses, …, A. Teumer, J. B. van Meurs, and A. D. Johnson (2015). “The transcriptional landscape of age in human peripheral blood.” Nat Commun 6: 8570. [pubmed]
  • Rubicz, R., R. Yolken, E. Drigalenko, M. A. Carless, T. D. Dyer, J. Kent, J. Curran, M. Johnson, S. Cole, S. Fowler, R. Arya, S. Puppala, L. Almasy, E. K. Moses, E. Kraig, R. Duggirala, J. Blangero, C. Leach and H. Göring (2015). “Genome-wide genetic investigation of serological measures of common infections” Eur J Hum Genet 23(11): 1544-8. [pubmed]
  • Sneddon, S., J. S. Leon, I. M. Dick, G. Cadby, N. Olsen, F. Brims, R. J. Allcock, E. K. Moses, P. E. Melton, N. de Klerk, A. W. Musk, B. W. Robinson, and J. Creaney (2015). “Absence of Germline Mutations in Bap1 in Sporadic Cases of Malignant Mesothelioma.” Gene 563(1): 103-105. [pubmed]
  • Stone, J., D. J. Thompson, I. Dos Santos Silva, C. Scott, R. M. Tamimi, S. Lindstrom, P. Kraft, A. Hazra, J. Li, L. Eriksson, K. Czene, P. Hall, M. Jensen, J. Cunningham, J. E. Olson, K. Purrington, F. J. Couch, J. Brown, J. Leyland, R. M. Warren, R. N. Luben, K. T. Khaw, P. Smith, N. J. Wareham, S. M. Jud, K. Heusinger, M. W. Beckmann, J. A. Douglas, K. P. Shah, H. P. Chan, M. A. Helvie, L. Le Marchand, L. N. Kolonel, C. Woolcott, G. Maskarinec, C. Haiman, G. G. Giles, L. Baglietto, K. Krishnan, M. C. Southey, C. Apicella, I. L. Andrulis, J. A. Knight, G. Ursin, G. I. Alnaes, V. N. Kristensen, A. L. Borresen-Dale, I. T. Gram, M. K. Bolla, Q. Wang, K. Michailidou, J. Dennis, J. Simard, P. Pharoah, A. M. Dunning, D. F. Easton, P. A. Fasching, V. S. Pankratz, J. L. Hopper, and C. M. Vachon (2015). “Novel Associations between Common Breast Cancer Susceptibility Variants and Risk-Predicting Mammographic Density Measures.” Cancer Res 75(12): 2457-67. [pubmed]
  • Thomsen, L. C., P. E. Melton, K. Tollaksen, I. Lyslo, L. T. Roten, M. L. Odland, K. M. Strand, O. Nygard, C. Sun, A. C. Iversen, R. Austgulen, E. K. Moses, and L. Bjorge (2015). “Refined phenotyping identifies links between preeclampsia and related diseases in a Norwegian preeclampsia family cohort.” J Hypertens 33(11): 2294-302.
  • Ward, S. V., J. G. Dowty, R. J. Webster, G. Cadby, E. J. Glasson, J. S. Heyworth, J. Emery, J. M. Cole, M. J. Millward, F. M. Wood, and L. J. Palmer (2015). “The aggregation of early-onset melanoma in young Western Australian families.”  Cancer Epidemiol 39(3): 346-52. [link]
  • Winkler, T. W., A. E. Justice, M. Graff, …, G. Cadby, …, K. E. North, I. B. Borecki, Z. Kutalik, and R. J. Loos (2015). “The Influence of Age and Sex on Genetic Associations with Adult Body Size and Shape: A Large-Scale Genome-Wide Interaction Study.” PLoS Genet 11(10): e1005378. [pubmed]

Published abstracts

  • Moses, E., P. Melton, M. Johnson, D. Gokhale-Agashe, A. Rea, R. Allcock, J. Blangero and S. Brennecke (2015). O4. Genome wide sequencing approaches to identify missing heritability of preeclampsia. Pregnancy Hypertension: An International Journal of Women’s Cardiovascular Health. 5: 209-210.
  • Thomsen, L. C., N. McCarthy, P. Melton, G. Cadby, R. Austgulen, E. Moses, L. Bjørge and A.-C. Iversen (2015). P36. Identifying a novel link between preeclampsia and chronic hypertension in the MTHFR-gene using the population based Norwegian HUNT Study. Pregnancy Hypertens. 5: 243-244.
  • Thomsen, L. C., N. McCarthy, P. E. Melton, K. Tollaksen, I. Lyslo, P. Solberg, L. T. Roten, O. K. Nygard, G. Cadby, R. Austgulen, E. K. Moses, A. C. Iversen and L. Bjorge (2015). [278-POS]: A genetic connection between preeclampsia and chronic hypertension in Norwegian families. Pregnancy Hypertens. 5: 138-139.
  • Yong, H. E., P. E. Melton, M. P. Johnson, K. A. Freed, B. Kalionis, P. Murthi, S. P. Brennecke, R. J. Keogh and E. K. Moses (2015). [81-OR]: Genome-wide transcriptome directed pathway analysis of maternal preeclampsia susceptibility genes. Pregnancy Hypertens. 5: 43-44.


  • Peake, R. (2015). Identifying genomic variants associated with mammographic density, a strong and heritable breast cancer risk factor. BSc Honours, The University of Western Australia.
  • Wood, R. (2015). Risk factors associated with primary cutaneous melanoma development of different anatomic sites among melanoma patients. B Med Sci Honours, The University of Western Australia.