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Carter, Nikki, et al. “A novel automated SARS-CoV-2 saliva PCR test protects a global asymptomatic workforce.” Scientific Reports 11.1 (2021): 1-6.

Hardt, Melina, et al. “Pre-analytical sample stabilization by different sampling devices for PCR-based COVID-19 diagnostics.” New Biotechnology 70 (2022): 19-27.

Paju, Susanna, et al. “Effect of RNA quality to SARS-CoV-2 RT-qPCR detection from saliva.” Journal of Medical Microbiology 71.4 (2022): 001507.

Thabit, Alif Adlan Mohd, et al. “Diagnostic accuracy of fresh drooled saliva for SARS-CoV-2 in travelers.” Travel medicine and infectious disease 43 (2021): 102144.

GWAS/Cohort Studies

Bulik, Cynthia M., et al. “The Eating Disorders Genetics Initiative (EDGI): study protocol.” BMC psychiatry 21.1 (2021): 1-9.

Byrne, Enda M., et al. “Cohort profile: the Australian genetics of depression study.” BMJ open 10.5 (2020): e032580.

Campos, Adrián I., et al. “Genetic risk for chronic pain is associated with lower antidepressant effectiveness: Converging evidence for a depression subtype.” Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry (2021): 00048674211031491.

Campos, Adrian I., et al. “Impact of CYP2C19 metaboliser status on SSRI response: a retrospective study of 9500 participants of the Australian Genetics of Depression Study.” The Pharmacogenomics Journal 22.2 (2022): 130-135.

Davies, Molly R., et al. “The Genetic Links to Anxiety and Depression (GLAD) Study: Online recruitment into the largest recontactable study of depression and anxiety.” Behaviour research and therapy 123 (2019): 103503.

Devereux-Cooke, Andy, et al. “DecodeME: community recruitment for a large genetics study of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome.” Bmc neurology 22.1 (2022): 269.

McEwen, Fiona S., et al. “Cohort profile: biological pathways of risk and resilience in Syrian refugee children (BIOPATH).” Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology 57.4 (2022): 873-883.

Monssen, Dina, et al. “The Eating Disorders Genetics Initiative (EDGI) United Kingdom.” medRxiv (2022): 2022-11.

Gomez, Lina, et al. “Phenotypic and genetic factors associated with donation of DNA and consent to record linkage for prescription history in the Australian Genetics of Depression Study.” European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience (2022): 1

Habota, Tina, et al. “Cohort profile for the STRADL study: A depression-focused investigation of Generation Scotland, using detailed clinical, cognitive, and neuroimaging assessments.” Wellcome Open Research (2021)

Lacourt, Aude, et al. “ETIOSARC study: environmental aetiology of sarcomas from a French prospective multicentric population-based case–control study—study protocol.” BMJ open 9.6 (2019): e030013.

Mitchell, Brittany L., et al. “Polygenic risk scores derived from varying definitions of depression and risk of depression.” JAMA psychiatry 78.10 (2021): 1152-1160.

Zatońska, Katarzyna, et al. “population cohort Study of Wroclaw citizens (pictUre)–study protocol.” Journal of Health Inequalities 8.1.


Boshnjaku, Arben, et al. “ACTN3 Genotypes and Their Relationship with Muscle Mass and Function of Kosovan Adults.” International Journal of Environ     mental Research and Public Health 18.17 (2021): 9135.

Bulik, Cynthia M., et al. “The Eating Disorders Genetics Initiative (EDGI): study protocol.” BMC psychiatry 21.1 (2021): 1-9.

Butler, Tony, et al. “Sertraline hydrochloride for reducing impulsive behaviour in male, repeat-violent offenders (ReINVEST): protocol for a phase IV, double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomised clinical trial.” BMJ open 11.9 (2021): e044656.

Campos, Adrian I., et al. “Understanding genetic risk factors for common side effects of antidepressant medications.” Communications Medicine 1.1 (2021): 1-10.

Garcia, Sara L., et al. “Prediction of nephrotoxicity associated with cisplatin-based chemotherapy in testicular cancer patients.” JNCI cancer spectrum 4.3 (2020): pkaa032.

Graham, Catherine AM, et al. “The association of parental genetic, lifestyle, and social determinants of health with offspring overweight.” Lifestyle genomics 13.2 (2020): 99-106.

Graham, Catherine AM, et al. “Genetic differences in fat taste sensitivity and dietary intake in a UK female cohort.” Food Quality and Preference 92 (2021): 104202.

Grossmann, Leoni, et al. “Generation of integration-free induced pluripotent stem cell lines from four pediatric ADHD patients.” Stem Cell Research 53 (2021): 102268.

Hall, Elliott CR, et al. “The genetic association with injury risk in male academy soccer players depends on maturity status.” Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports 32.2 (2022): 338-350.

Li, Song, et al. “Pain predict genetics: protocol for a prospective observational study of clinical and genetic factors to predict the development of postoperative pain.” BMJ open 12.11 (2022): e066134.

McCallum, Linsay, et al. “Rationale and design of the genotype-blinded trial of torasemide for the treatment of hypertension (BHF UMOD).” American Journal of Hypertension (2020).   

Murtagh, Conall F., et al. “The genetic profile of elite youth soccer players and its association with power and speed depends on maturity status.” PloS one 15.6 (2020): e0234458.

Ohki, Cristine Marie Yde, et al. “Generation of integration-free induced pluripotent stem cells from healthy individuals.” Stem Cell Research 53 (2021): 102269.

Ramesh, S., et al. “Incidence of major adverse cardiovascular events with genotype test guided antiplatelet treatment strategy after percutaneous coronary intervention.” Indian Heart Journal (2020).

Robino, Antonietta, et al. “Combined influence of TAS2R38 genotype and PROP phenotype on the intensity of basic tastes, astringency and pungency in the Italian taste project.” Food Quality and Preference 95 (2022): 104361.

Ruffles, Tom, et al. “Asthma prescribing according to Arg16Gly beta-2 genotype: a randomised trial in adolescents.” European Respiratory Journal (2021).

Sugrue, Jamie A., et al. “Enhanced TLR3 responsiveness in hepatitis C virus resistant women from the Irish anti-D cohort.” Cell Reports Medicine 3.11 (2022): 100804.

Wiley, Laura K., et al. “Building a Vertically-Integrated Genomic Learning Health System: The Colorado Center for Personalized Medicine Biobank.” medRxiv (2022): 2022-06.


Hansen, Marcus Høy, and Charlotte Guldborg Nyvold. “Replicate whole-genome next-generation sequencing data derived from Caucasian donor saliva samples.” Data in Brief 38 (2021): 107349.

Sato, Mitra S., et al. “Hemizygous mutations in L1CAM in two unrelated male probands with childhood onset psychosis.” Psychiatric genetics 30.3 (2020): 73-82.

Yu, Miao, et al. “KDF1 Novel Variant Causes Unique Dental and Oral Epithelial Defects.” International Journal of Molecular Sciences 23.20 (2022): 12465.


Ahrens, Angelica P., et al. “Saliva microbiome, dietary, and genetic markers are associated with suicidal ideation in university students.” Scientific reports 12.1 (2022): 14306.

Gopinath, Divya, et al. “Salivary bacterial shifts in oral leukoplakia resemble the dysbiotic oral cancer bacteriome.” Journal of oral microbiology 13.1 (2021): 1857998.

Gopinath, Divya, et al. “Differences in the bacteriome of swab, saliva, and tissue biopsies in oral cancer.” Scientific reports 11.1 (2021): 1-13.

Lee, Yeon-Hee, Ji-Youn Hong, and Gi-Ja Lee. “Composition and Diversity of Salivary Microbiome Affected by Sample Collection Method.” Journal of Oral Medicine and Pain 47.1 (2022): 10-26.

Roesch, Luiz Fernando W., et al. “PIME: a package for discovery of novel differences among microbial communities.” Molecular ecology resources 20.2 (2020): 415-428.


Ruffell, Simon GD, et al. “Ceremonial Ayahuasca in Amazonian Retreats—Mental Health and Epigenetic Outcomes From a Six-Month Naturalistic Study.” Frontiers in Psychiatry 12 (2021): 898.

Zhang, Jun, et al. “Exploring Effect of Postdischarge Developmental Support Program on Preterm Infant Neurodevelopment and BDNF Gene DNA Methylation.” Advances in Neonatal Care (2022): 10-1097.


Alexis, N. E., et al. “A Validation Study on a Sputum Home Collection Method with Immediate Freezing and Delayed Processing: Impact on Proteomic, Mucin and RNA/DNA Endpoints.” American Thoracic Society, 2022. A1155-A1155.

Nikolaou, Elissavet, et al. “Experimental Human Challenge Defines Distinct Pneumococcal Kinetic Profiles and Mucosal Responses between Colonized and Non-Colonized Adults.” Mbio 12.1 (2021).

Potocka, Natalia, et al. “Association of ACTN3 Polymorphism with Body Somatotype and Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Young Healthy Adults.” International journal of environmental research and public health 16.9 (2019): 1489.

Swab Publications


Brune, Zarina, et al. “Effectiveness of SARS-CoV-2 Decontamination and Containment in a COVID-19 ICU.” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 18.5 (2021): 2479.

Burdett, Alison, et al. “Pooled sputum to optimise the efficiency and utility of rapid, point-of-care molecular SARS-CoV-2 testing.” BMC infectious diseases 21.1 (2021): 1-10.

Jayakody, Harindi, et al. “Molecular diagnostics in the era of COVID-19.” Analytical Methods 13.34 (2021): 3744-3763.

Parker, Ceth W., et al. “End-to-End Protocol for the Detection of SARS-CoV-2 from Built Environments.” Msystems 5.5 (2020).

Rufino de Sousa, Nuno, et al. “Detection and isolation of airborne SARS‐CoV‐2 in a hospital setting.” Indoor air 32.3 (2022): e13023.

Somerville, Carter C., et al. “Prospective analysis of SARS-CoV-2 dissemination to environmental surfaces during endoscopic procedures.” Endoscopy International Open 9.05 (2021): E701-E705.

GWAS/Cohort Studies

Bankvall, Maria, et al. “A family‐based genome‐wide association study of recurrent aphthous stomatitis.” Oral Diseases 26.8 (2020): 1696-1705.    

Bernardi J.R., Ferreira C.F., Nunes M., da Silva C.H., Bosa V.L., Silveira P.P., and Goldani M.Z. (2012) Impact of perinatal different intrauterine environments on child growth and development in the first six months of life-IVAPSA birth cohort: Rationale, design, and methods. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 12: 25.

Hourihane, Jonathan, et al. “Early initiation of short-term emollient use for the prevention of atopic dermatitis in high risk infants–the STOP AD randomised controlled trial.” Authorea Preprints (2022).

Jabbar-Lopez ZK, Gurung N, Greenblatt D, et al. Protocol for an outcome assessor-blinded pilot randomised controlled trial of an ion-exchange water softener for the prevention of atopic eczema in neonates, with an embedded mechanistic study: the Softened Water for Eczema Prevention (SOFTER) trial. BMJ Open 2019;9:e027168.

Kvist, Tuomas, et al. “Cohort profile: Cohort profile: InTraUterine sampling in early pregnancy (ITU), a prospective pregnancy cohort study in Finland: study design and baseline characteristics.” BMJ Open 12.1 (2022).

Marsaux, C.F., Celis-Morales, C., Fallaize, R., Macready, A.L., Kolossa, S., Woolhead, C., et al. (2015) Effects of a Web-Based Personalized Intervention on Physical Activity in European Adults: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of medical Internet research 17: e231.

Wienholtz, Nita Katarina Frifelt, et al. “Cohort profile: COpenhagen ROsacea COhort (COROCO) and COpenhagen MIgraine COhort (COMICO).” BMJ open 10.8 (2020): e039445.


Almomani B., Hawwa A.F., Millership J.S., Heaney L., Douglas I., McElnay J.C., and Shields M.D. (2013) Can certain genotypes predispose to poor asthma control in children? A pharmacogenetic study of 9 candidate genes in children with difficult asthma. PloS One 8: e60592.

Ammerdorffer, Anne, et al. “Genetic variation in TLR10 is not associated with chronic Q fever, despite the inhibitory effect of TLR10 on Coxiella burnetii-induced cytokines in vitro.” Cytokine 77 (2016): 196-202

Andersson, Anna Maria, et al. “Assessment of biomarkers in pediatric atopic dermatitis by tape strips and skin biopsies.” Allergy (2021)

Bakeberg, Megan C., et al. “The TOMM40 ‘523’polymorphism in disease risk and age of symptom onset in two independent cohorts of Parkinson’s disease.” Scientific reports 11.1 (2021): 1-9.

Bartik, Zsuzsa, et al. “A genome‑wide scan to locate regions associated with familial vesicoureteral reflux.” Experimental and Therapeutic Medicine 23.1 (2022): 1-12.

Bhatt, Ishan Sunilkumar, et al. “Association Analysis of Candidate Gene Polymorphisms and Audiometric Measures of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in Young Musicians.” Otology & neurotology: official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology 41.5 (2020): e538.

Bowler F.R., Reid P.A., Boyd A.C., Diaz-Mochon J.J., and Bradley M. (2011) Dynamic chemistry for enzyme-free allele discrimination in genotyping by MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry. Analytical Methods 3: 1656-1663.

Buijs, S. B., et al. “Single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) rs3751143 in P2RX7 is associated with therapy failure in chronic Q fever while rs7125062 in MMP1 is associated with fewer complications.” Clinical Microbiology and Infection (2020).

Capalbo, Antonio, et al. “Artificial oocyte activation with calcium ionophore does not cause a widespread increase in chromosome segregation errors in the second meiotic division of the oocyte.” Fertility and sterility 105.3 (2016): 807-814.

Celis-Morales, C., Livingstone, K.M., Marsaux, C.F., Forster, H., O’Donovan, C.B., Woolhead, C., et al. (2015) Design and baseline characteristics of the Food4Me study: a web-based randomised controlled trial of personalised nutrition in seven European countries. Genes & Nutrit 10: 1-13.

Celis-Morales, C., Livingstone, K.M., Woolhead, C., Forster, H., O’Donovan, C.B., Macready, A.L., et al. (2015) How reliable is internet-based self-reported identity, socio-demographic and obesity measures in European adults? Genes & Nutrit 10: 1-10.

Celis‐Morales, Carlos, et al. “Physical activity attenuates the effect of the FTO genotype on obesity traits in European adults: the Food4Me study.” Obesity 24.4 (2016): 962-969.

Centanni, T., Green, J.R., Iuzzini-Seigel, J., Bartlett, C.W., and Hogan, T.P. (2015) Evidence for the multiple hits genetic theory for inherited language impairment: a case study. Front Genet 6: 272.

Centanni, T., Sanmann, J., Green, J., Iuzzini‐Seigel, J., Bartlett, C., Sanger, W., and Hogan, T. (2015) The role of candidate‐gene CNTNAP2 in childhood apraxia of speech and specific language impairment. Am. J. Med. Genet 168: 536-543.

Chaoimh, Carol Ní, et al. “Early initiation of short‐term emollient use for the prevention of atopic dermatitis in high‐risk infants—The STOP‐AD randomised controlled trial.” Allergy (2022).

Chiu, Christine L., Nerissa L. Hearn, and Joanne M. Lind. “Development of a Risk Score for Extraintestinal Manifestations of Coeliac Disease.” Medicine 95.15 (2016).

Cimino, Silvia, et al. “The μ‐opioid receptor gene A118G polymorphism is associated with insecure attachment in children with disruptive mood regulation disorder and their mothers.” Brain and behavior 10.7 (2020): e01659.

Colbert, Lauren E., et al. “Expansion of Candidate HPV-Specific T Cells in the Tumor Microenvironment during Chemoradiotherapy Is Prognostic in HPV16+ Cancers.” Cancer immunology research 10.2 (2022): 259-271.

Concas, Maria Pina, et al. “Genetic variations associated with the soapy flavor perception in Gorgonzola PDO cheese.” Food Quality and Preference 99 (2022): 104569.

Fallaize, Rosalind, et al. “The effect of the apolipoprotein E genotype on response to personalized dietary advice intervention: findings from the Food4Me randomized controlled trial.” The American journal of clinical nutrition 104.3 (2016): 827-836.

Fishe, Jennifer N., et al. “Methods and implementation of a pediatric asthma pharmacogenomic study in the emergency department setting.” Pharmacogenetics and Genomics 30.9 (2020): 201-207.

Fishe, Jennifer N., et al. “SNPs in PRKG1 & SPATA13-AS1 are associated with bronchodilator response: a pilot study during acute asthma exacerbations in African American children.” Pharmacogenetics and Genomics 31.7 (2021): 146-154.

Gerner, Trine, et al. “‘Barrier dysfunction in Atopic newBorns studY’(BABY): protocol of a Danish prospective birth cohort study.” BMJ open 10.7 (2020): e033801.

Gerner, Trine, et al. “Differences in Occurrence, Risk Factors and Severity of Early-onset Atopic Dermatitis among Preterm and Term Children.” Acta Dermato-Venereologica 102 (2022): adv00737-adv00737. http://

Gielis, Els M., et al. “The use of plasma donor-derived, cell-free DNA to monitor acute rejection after kidney transplantation.” Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation 35.4 (2020): 714-721.

Gilbert-Diamond, Diane, et al. “Television food advertisement exposure and FTO rs9939609 genotype in relation to excess consumption in children.” International journal of obesity 41.1 (2017): 23-29.

Gorecki, Anastazja M., et al. “Single nucleotide polymorphisms associated with gut homeostasis influence risk and age-at-onset of Parkinson’s disease.” Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience 12 (2020).

Gosadi, I.M., Goyder, E.C., and Teare, M.D. (2014) Investigating the potential effect of consanguinity on type 2 diabetes susceptibility in a Saudi population. Hum Hered 77: 197-206.

Grgic, Jozo, et al. “ADOR2A C allele carriers exhibit ergogenic responses to caffeine supplementation.” Nutrients 12.3 (2020): 741.

Grgic, Jozo, et al. “CYP1A2 genotype and acute effects of caffeine on resistance exercise, jumping, and sprinting performance.” Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition 17 (2020): 1-11.

Harker, M., Carvell, A., Marti, V.P., Riazanskaia, S., Kelso, H., Taylor, D., et al.(2014) Functional characterisation of a SNP in the ABCC11 allele—effects on axillary skin metabolism, odour generation and associated behaviours. J Dermatol Sci 73: 23-30.

Huang, Wei-Hsin, et al. “Study of seven single-nucleotide polymorphisms identified in East Asians for association with obesity in a Taiwanese population.” BMJ open 6.8 (2016): e011713.

Ibiyemi, Olushola, et al. “Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in COL1A2 gene and dental fluorosis among 4-and 8-year old Nigerian children.” Journal of Dentistry (2020).

Jacob, Ysabel, et al. “ACTN3 (R577X) genotype is associated with Australian football league players.” Journal of strength and conditioning research 36.2 (2022): 573-576.

Jenkins, Luke C., et al. “Cortical function and sensorimotor plasticity are prognostic factors associated with future low back pain after an acute episode: the UPWaRD prospective cohort study.” Pain (2022): 10-1097.

Jenkins, Luke C., et al. “Low somatosensory cortex excitability in the acute stage of low back pain causes chronic pain.” The Journal of Pain 23.2 (2022): 289-304.

Jilani, M., Mohamed, A.A., Zeglam, H.B., Alhudiri, I.M., Ramadan, A.M., Saleh, S.S., et al. (2015) Association between vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms and chronic periodontitis among Libyans. Libyan J of Med 10: 1.

Johnson, Leslie Weaver, et al. “Factors influencing recovery from mild traumatic brain injury.” Brain injury 34.9 (2020): 1202-1212.

Jones, N., et al. “A genetic-based algorithm for personalized resistance training.” Biology of sport 33.2 (2016): 117.

Kaur, Kiranjit, et al. “A Cross-Sectional Study of Bitter-Taste Receptor Genotypes, Oral Health, and Markers of Oral Inflammation.” Oral 1.2 (2021): 122-138.

Khodakov, Dmitriy, et al. “Highly multiplexed rapid DNA detection with single-nucleotide specificity via convective PCR in a portable device.” Nature Biomedical Engineering 5.7 (2021): 702-712.

Klumpers, Marije J., et al. “Contribution of common and rare genetic variants in CEP72 on vincristine‐induced peripheral neuropathy in brain tumour patients.” British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology 88.7 (2022): 3463-3473.

Klumpers, Marije J., et al. “Genome-wide analyses of nephrotoxicity in platinum-treated cancer patients identify association with genetic variant in RBMS3 and acute kidney injury.” Journal of Personalized Medicine 12.6 (2022): 892.

Krueger F., Parasuraman R., Iyengar V., Thornburg M., Weel J., Lin M., et al.(2012) Oxytocin receptor genetic variation promotes human trust behavior. Front Hum Neurosci 6: 4.

Lancaster, Claire, et al. “Prospective Memory: Age related change is influenced by APOE genotype.” Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition 27.5 (2020): 710-728.

Lancaster T., Linden D., and Heerey E. (2012) COMT val158met predicts reward responsiveness in humans. Genes, Brain and Behavior 11: 986-992.

Li, Katherine, et al. “HLA-C* 06: 02 allele and response to IL-12/23 inhibition: results from the ustekinumab phase 3 psoriasis program.” Journal of Investigative Dermatology 136.12 (2016): 2364-2371.

Lin, Siying, et al. “Evidence that the Ser192Tyr/Arg402Gln in cis Tyrosinase gene haplotype is a disease-causing allele in oculocutaneous albinism type 1B (OCA1B).” NPJ Genomic Medicine 7.1 (2022): 2.

Livingstone, Katherine M., et al. “Fat mass-and obesity-associated genotype, dietary intakes and anthropometric measures in European adults: the Food4Me study.” British Journal of Nutrition 115.03 (2016): 440-448.

Livingstone, Katherine M., et al. “Weekday sunlight exposure, but not vitamin D intake, influences the association between vitamin D receptor genotype and circulating concentration 25‐hydroxyvitamin D in a pan‐European population: the Food4Me study.” Molecular nutrition & food research 61.2 (2017): 1600476

Livingstone, Katherine M., et al. “Characteristics of European adults who dropped out from the Food4Me Internet-based personalised nutrition intervention.” Public health nutrition 20.1 (2017): 53-63.

Livingstone, Katherine M., et al. “Characteristics of participants who benefit most from personalised nutrition: findings from the pan-European Food4Me randomised controlled trial.” British Journal of Nutrition 123.12 (2020): 1396-1405.

Livingstone, Katherine M., et al. “Associations between dietary patterns, FTO genotype and obesity in adults from seven European countries.” European Journal of Nutrition 61.6 (2022): 2953-2965.

Marsaux, Cyril FM, et al. “Changes in physical activity following a genetic-based internet-delivered personalized intervention: randomized controlled trial (Food4Me).” Journal of medical Internet research 18.2 (2016).

McCarty, Matt, and Keqin Gregg. “Methods of detecting synthetic urine and matching a urine sample to a subject.” U.S. Patent Application No. 14/752,511.

McDonnell M.N., Buckley J.D., Opie G.M., Ridding M.C., and Semmler J.G. (2013) A single bout of aerobic exercise promotes motor cortical neuroplasticity. J Appl Physiol (1985) 114: 1174-1182.

McMichael G.L., Gibson C.S., O’Callaghan M.E., Goldwater P.N., Dekker G.A., Haan E.A., et al. (2009) DNA from buccal swabs suitable for high-throughput SNP multiplex analysis. J Biomol Tech 20: 232-235.

Miller, L., Sajdler, C., and Chauhan, N. (2015) The impact of chronic pain in patients on the acute pain service British Journal of Pain 9: 5-75.

Morgan, A.R., Han, D Y., Wickens, K., Barthow, C., Mitchell, E.A., Stanley, T.V. et al. (2014) Differential modification of genetic susceptibility to childhood eczema by two probiotics. Clinical & Experimental Allergy 44(10): 1255-1265

Moskowitz, Simon, et al. “Is impaired dopaminergic function associated with mobility capacity in older adults?.” GeroScience (2020): 1-22.

Mueckenhausen, Raphaela, et al. “Heparanase wildtype is associated with a reduced incidence of transplant-associated systemic vasculopathies.” Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Therapy (2021).

Mulligan, Connie J., et al. “Novel GxE effects and resilience: A case: control longitudinal study of psychosocial stress with war-affected youth.” Plos one 17.4 (2022): e0266509.

Nor, Nurfarhana Diana Mohd, et al. “The effects of taste sensitivity and repeated taste exposure on children’s intake and liking of turnip (Brassica rapa subsp. rapa); a bitter Brassica vegetable.” Appetite 157 (2021): 104991.

O’Donovan, Clare B., et al. “The impact of MTHFR 677C→ T risk knowledge on changes in folate intake: findings from the Food4Me study.” Genes & Nutrition 11.1 (2016): 25.

Ottolini, Christian S., et al. “Genome-wide maps of recombination and chromosome segregation in human oocytes and embryos show selection for maternal recombination rates.” Nature genetics 47.7 (2015): 727-735.

Paladino T., Mendoza E., Jin Y., Stoerker J., Dobb M., Farkas D., Oeth P. (2011) Evaluation Of Buccal Swabs As Source Of DNA For Multiplexed Genotyping Of AMD Associated Markers. ARVO 2011.

Pascale, Esterina, et al. “Disordered eating in early childhood: DRD4 and DAT1 gene polymorphisms and quality of mother–child interaction.” Eating and Weight Disorders-Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia and Obesity 27.7 (2022): 2605-2616.

Pellicano, Gaia Romana, et al. “Beyond the dyad: the role of mother and father in newborns’ global DNA methylation during the first month of life—a pilot study.” Developmental Psychobiology (2020).

Phillips, S.L., Richter, S.J., Teglas, S.L., Bhatt, I.S., Morehouse, R.C., Hauser, E.R., and Henrich, V.C. (2015) Feasibility of a bilateral 4000–6000 Hz notch as a phenotype for genetic association analysis1-8. Int J Audiol 19: 1-8.

Reavis, Eric A., Sebastian M. Frank, and U. Tse Peter. “Caudate nucleus reactivity predicts perceptual learning rate for visual feature conjunctions.” NeuroImage 110 (2015): 171-181.

Runge, Christina L., et al. “Association of TMTC2 with human nonsyndromic sensorineural hearing loss.” JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery 142.9 (2016): 866-872.

Schoffelen, T., Ammerdorffer, A., Hagenaars, J.C., Bleeker-Rovers, C.P., Wegdam-Blans, M.C., Wever, P.C., et al. (2015) Genetic Variation in Pattern Recognition Receptors and Adaptor Proteins Associated With Development of Chronic Q Fever. J Infect Dis 212: 818-829.

Scutt, Greg, et al. “The association of a single-nucleotide polymorphism in the nuclear factor (erythroid-derived 2)-like 2 gene with adverse drug reactions, multimorbidity, and frailty in older people.” The Journals of Gerontology: Series A 75.6 (2020): 1050-1057.

Senzaki, Sawa, et al. “Roles of culture and COMT Val58Met gene on neural basis of executive function: A comparison between Japanese and American children.” Developmental Psychobiology (2021).

Shindler, A. E., et al. “A preliminary study of pharmacogenetic biomarkers for individuals with autism and gastrointestinal dysfunction.” Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders 71 (2020): 101516.

Shindler, A. E., et al. “Towards Identifying Genetic Biomarkers f or Gastrointestinal Dysfunction in Autism.” Journal of autism and developmental disorders 50.1 (2020): 76-86.                      

Shoeb, D., Dearden, J., Weatherall, A., Bargery, C., Moreea, S., Alam, S., et al.(2014) Extended duration therapy with pegylated interferon and ribavirin for patients with genotype 3 hepatitis C and advanced fibrosis: final results from the STEPS trial. J Hepatol 60: 699-705.

ŠIMONEK, JAROMÍR, and RADOSLAV ŽIDEK. “Sports talent identification based on motor tests and genetic analysis.” Trends in Sport Sciences25.4 (2018)

Startin, C.M., Fiorentini, C., de Haan, M., and Skuse, D.H. (2015) Variation in the X-Linked EFHC2 Gene Is Associated with Social Cognitive Abilities in Males. PLoS One 10: e0131604.

Tenhu, Elina, et al. “Gene Polymorphisms of TLR4 and TLR9 and Haemophilus influenzae Meningitis in Angolan Children.” Genes 11.9 (2020): 1099.

Tovar, Alison, et al. “An FTO Gene Variant Moderates the Association between Parental Restriction and Child BMI.” PloS one 11.5 (2016): e0155521.

Yang, Qian, et al. “Exploring the relationships between taste phenotypes, genotypes, ethnicity, gender and taste perception using Chi-square and regression tree analysis.” Food Quality and Preference 83 (2020): 103928.

Valdes A.M., Arden N.K., Vaughn F.L., Doherty S.A., Leaverton P.E., Zhang W., et al. (2011) Role of the Nav1. 7 R1150W amino acid change in susceptibility to symptomatic knee osteoarthritis and multiple regional pain. Arthritis Care & Research 63: 440-444.

Wachman, Elisha M., et al. “Association of maternal and infant variants in PNOC and COMT genes with neonatal abstinence syndrome severity.” The American Journal on Addictions 26.1 (2017): 42-49.

Ye, Zimeng, et al. “Mosaicism in tuberous sclerosis complex: Lowering the threshold for clinical reporting.” Human Mutation 43.12 (2022): 1956-1969.


Andrianova, Maria A., et al. “Extended family with germline pathogenic variant in polymerase delta provides strong evidence for recessive effect of proofreading inactivation.” bioRxiv (2022): 2022-07.

Andrew T., Calloway C.D., Stuart S., Lee S.H., Gill R., Clement G., et al. (2011) A twin study of mitochondrial DNA polymorphisms shows that heteroplasmy at multiple sites is associated with mtDNA variant 16093 but not with zygosity. PloS One 6: e22332.

Aguilera-Diaz, Almudena, et al. “Strategy for identification of a potential inherited leukemia predisposition in a 299 patient’s cohort with tumor-only sequencing data.” Leukemia Research 95 (2020): 106386.

Bartik, Zsuzsa I., et al. “Whole exome sequencing identifies KIF26B, LIFR and LAMC1 mutations in familial vesicoureteral reflux.” Plos one 17.11 (2022): e0277524.

Bernardi, Simona, et al. “ETV6: A candidate gene for predisposition to “Blend Pedigrees”? A case report from the NEXT-famly clinical trial.” Case reports in hematology 2020 (2020).

Bronk, Julianna K., et al. “Feasibility of a novel non-invasive swab technique for serial whole-exome sequencing of cervical tumors during chemoradiation therapy.” Plos one 17.10 (2022): e0274457.

Chen, Yi, et al. “CHST15 gene germline mutation is associated with the development of familial myeloproliferative neoplasms and higher transformation risk.” Cell Death & Disease 13.7 (2022): 586.

Dawson P.A., Sim P., Mudge D.W., and Cowley D. (2013) Human SLC26A1 gene variants: A pilot study. The Scientific World Journal 2013: ID 541710.

Duc T.T.T., Farnir F., Michaux C., Desmecht D., and Cornet A. (2012) Detection of new biallelic polymorphisms in the human MxA gene. Mol Biol Rep 39: 8533-8538.

Duy, Phan Q., et al. “Impaired neurogenesis alters brain biomechanics in a neuroprogenitor-based genetic subtype of congenital hydrocephalus.” Nature neuroscience 25.4 (2022): 458-473.

El-Kordi A., Kästner A., Grube S., Klugmann M., Begemann M., Sperling S., et al.(2013) A single gene defect causing claustrophobia. Translational Psychiatry 3: e254.

Fonteles, C. S., et al. “De novo ALX4 variant detected in child with non-syndromic craniosynostosis.” Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research 54 (2021).

Gale G., Östman S., Rekabdar E., Naluai Å.T., Högkil K., Hasséus B., et al. (2015) Characterisation of a Swedish cohort with orofacial granulomatosis with or without Crohn’s disease. Oral diseases 21 (1): e98-e104.

Harker M., Carvell A., Marti V.P., Riazanskaia S., Kelso H., Taylor D., et al.(2014) Functional characterisation of a SNP in the ABCC11 allele—Effects on axillary skin metabolism, odour generation and associated behaviours. J Dermatol Sci 73: 23-30.

Hofman, Jagoda, et al. “Case report: Rare among ultrarare—Clinical odyssey of a new patient with Ogden syndrome.” Frontiers in Genetics 13 (2022).

Jin, Sheng Chih, et al. “Exome sequencing implicates genetic disruption of prenatal neuro-gliogenesis in sporadic congenital hydrocephalus.” Nature medicine 26.11 (2020): 1754-1765.

Pham, Kala T., Tatiana Cisneros Napravnik, and Ann H. Klopp. “HPV-Reactive T-Cell Receptor Expand in Combination Therapy.” (2022).

Polcari, I., Becker, L., Stein, S. L., Smith, M. S., & Paller, A. S. (2014). Filaggrin Gene Mutations in African Americans with Both Ichthyosis Vulgaris and Atopic Dermatitis. Pediatric dermatology 31 (4): 489-492.

Porter T.R., Li X., Stephensen C.B., Mulligan K., Rutledge B., Flynn P.M., et al.(2013) Genetic associations with 25-hydroxyvitamin D deficiency in HIV-1-infected youth: Fine-mapping for the GC/DBP gene that encodes the vitamin D-binding protein. Frontiers in Genetics 4: 234.

Schmidt B.L., Kuczynski, J., Bhattacharya A., Huey B. Corby, P. M. Queiroz, et al.(2014). Changes in Abundance of Oral Microbiota Associated with Oral Cancer. PLoS One, 9(6): e98741.

Schroeder K.B., McElreath R., and Nettle D. (2013) Variants at serotonin transporter and 2A receptor genes predict cooperative behavior differentially according to presence of punishment. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110: 3955-3960.

Schultz J.M., Bhatti R., Madeo A.C., Turriff A., Muskett J.A., Zalewski C.K., et al. (2011) Allelic hierarchy of CDH23 mutations causing non-syndromic deafness DFNB12 or usher syndrome USH1D in compound heterozygotes. J Med Genet 48: 767-775.

Serra, Eva Gonçalves, et al. “Somatic mosaicism and common genetic variation contribute to the risk of very-early-onset inflammatory bowel disease.” Nature communications 11.1 (2020): 1-15.

Simon C., Chagraoui J., Krosl J., Gendron P., Wilhelm B., Lemieux S., et al.(2012) A key role for EZH2 and associated genes in mouse and human adult T-cell acute leukemia. Genes Dev 26: 651-656.

Smith K.E., Porges E.C., Norman G.J., Connelly J.J., and Decety J. (2014) Oxytocin receptor gene variation predicts empathic concern and autonomic arousal while perceiving harm to others. Social Neuroscience 9: 1-9.

Stephensen C.B., Armstrong P., Newman J.W., Pedersen T.L., Legault J., Schuster G.U., et al. (2011) ALOX5 gene variants affect eicosanoid production and response to fish oil supplementation. J Lipid Res 52: 991-1003.

Timberlake, Andrew T., et al. “Two locus inheritance of non-syndromic midline craniosynostosis via rare SMAD6 and common BMP2 alleles.” Elife 5 (2016): e20125

Topka, S., Vijai, J., Walsh, M.F., Jacobs, L., Maria, A., Villano, D., et al. (2015) Germline ETV6 mutations confer susceptibility to acute lymphoblastic leukemia and thrombocytopenia. PLoS Gen 11: e1005262.

Yin, Le, et al. “Novel germline mutation KMT2A G3131S confers genetic susceptibility to familial myeloproliferative neoplasms.” Annals of Hematology 100.9 (2021): 2229-2240.

RNA/Gene Expression

Archer, Nicholas Steven, et al. “A comparison of collection techniques for gene expression analysis of human oral taste tissue.” PloS one 11.3 (2016): e0152157.

Robino, Antonietta, et al. “Taste perception and expression in stomach of bitter taste receptor tas2r38 in obese and lean subjects.” Appetite 166 (2021): 105595.


Adams E.R., Gomez M.A., Scheske L., Rios R., Marquez, R., Cossio, A., et al. (2014). Sensitive diagnosis of cutaneous leishmaniasis by lesion swab sampling coupled to qPCR. Parasitology 141:1891-1897.

Al Bataineh, Mohammad Tahseen, et al. “Revealing oral microbiota composition and functionality associated with heavy cigarette smoking.” Journal of translational medicine 18.1 (2020): 1-10.

Al Bataineh, Mohammad Tahseen, et al. “Altered composition of the oral microbiota in depression among cigarette smokers: A pilot study.” Frontiers in Psychiatry 13 (2022).

Bahig, Houda, et al. “Longitudinal characterization of the tumoral microbiome during radiotherapy in HPV-associated oropharynx cancer.” Clinical and translational radiation oncology 26 (2021): 98-103.

Bankvall, M., Sjöberg, F., Gale, G., Wold, A., Jontell, M., and Östman, S. (2014) The oral microbiota of patients with recurrent aphthous stomatitis. J Oral Microb6: 10.

Biegert, Greyson, et al. “Diversity and composition of gut microbiome of cervical cancer patients: Do results of 16S rRNA sequencing and whole genome sequencing approaches align?.” Journal of Microbiological Methods 185 (2021): 106213.

Brzychcy, Karolina, et al. “Gut microbiota in alopecia areata.” Advances in Dermatology and Allergology/Postępy Dermatologii i Alergologii 39.6 (2022): 1162-1170.

Charalambous, Eleftheria G., et al. “Early-Life Adversity Leaves Its Imprint on the Oral Microbiome for More Than 20 Years and Is Associated with Long-Term Immune Changes.” International Journal of Molecular Sciences 22.23 (2021): 12682.

Chang, Chih-Chiun J., et al. “Topical glaucoma therapy is associated with alterations of the ocular surface microbiome.” Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 63.9 (2022): 32-32.

Coker, Modupe O., et al. “Dental caries and its association with the oral microbiomes and HIV in young children—Nigeria (DOMHaIN): a cohort study.” BMC oral health 21.1 (2021): 1-15.

Colbert, Lauren E., et al. “Cancer-associated Lactobacillus iners are genetically distinct and associated with chemoradiation resistance in cervical cancer.” medRxiv (2022): 2022-04.

Conte, Ianina, et al. “A comparison of community based preventative services to improve child dental health.” NIHR Open Res 2.8 (2022): 8.

Danko, David, et al. “A global metagenomic map of urban microbiomes and antimicrobial resistance.” Cell (2021).

Divya, Gopinath, et al. “Differences in the bacteriome of swab, saliva, and tissue biopsies in oral cancer.” Scientific Reports (Nature Publisher Group) 11.1 (2021).

El Alam, Molly B., et al. “A prospective study of the adaptive changes in the gut microbiome during standard-of-care chemoradiotherapy for gynecologic cancers.” PloS one 16.3 (2021): e0247905.

Fabian Cieplik, Egija Zaura, Bernd W. Brandt, Mark J. Buijs, Wolfgang Buchalla, Wim Crielaard, Marja L. Laine, Dong Mei Deng & Rob A. M. Exterkate (2019) Microcosm biofilms cultured from different oral niches in periodontitis patients, Journal of Oral Microbiology, 11:1

Gopinath, Divya, et al. “Compositional profile of mucosal bacteriome of smokers and smokeless tobacco users.” Clinical Oral Investigations (2021): 1-10.

Grant-Beurmann, Silvia, et al. “Dynamics of the infant gut microbiota in the first 18 months of life: the impact of maternal HIV infection and breastfeeding.” Microbiome 10.1 (2022): 61.

Guevarra, Robin B., et al. “Metagenomic characterization of bacterial community and antibiotic resistance genes found in the mass transit system in Seoul, South Korea.” Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 246 (2022): 114176.

Hernández, Miguel, et al. “Microbiology of molar–incisor hypomineralization lesions. A pilot study.” Journal of Oral Microbiology 12.1 (2020): 1766166.

HERNÁNDEZ, MIGUEL, Miguel Carda, and Alex Mira. “Comparative pilot study on the qualitative differences in dental biofilm between teeth with molar-incisor hypomineralization and their healthy counterparts.” ODONTOL PEDIÁTR 28.3 (2020): 133-142.

Kaiser, Hannah, et al. “Multiscale biology of cardiovascular risk in psoriasis: Protocol for a case-control study.” JMIR research protocols 10.9 (2021): e28669.

Kalyan, S., Wang, J., Quabius, E.S., Huck, J., Wiltfang, J., Baines, J.F., and Kabelitz, D. (2015) Systemic immunity shapes the oral microbiome and susceptibility to bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw. J Transl Med 13: 212-015-0568-z.

Karpinets, Tatiana V., et al. “Metagenomes of rectal swabs in larger, advanced stage cervical cancers have enhanced mucus degrading functionalities and distinct taxonomic structure.” BMC cancer 22.1 (2022): 945.

Kaspar, U., Kriegeskorte, A., Schubert, T., Peters, G., Rudack, C., Pieper, D.H., et al. (2015) The Culturome of the Human Nose Habitats Reveals Individual Bacterial Fingerprint Patterns. Environ Microbiol (in press).

Kim, Jeongwon, Sang Jun Han, and Keunje Yoo. “Dust-Associated Bacterial and Fungal Communities in Indoor Multiple-Use and Public Transportation Facilities.” Atmosphere 13.9 (2022): 1373.

Kim, Ji Heui, et al. “Association between the sinus microbiota with eosinophilic inflammation and prognosis in chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps.” Experimental & molecular medicine 52.6 (2020): 978-987.

Lin, Daniel, et al. “Microbiome Dynamics During Chemoradiation Therapy for Anal Cancer.” International Journal of Radiation Oncology* Biology* Physics (2022).

Lin, Dongjia, et al. “The niche-specialist and age-related oral microbial ecosystem: crosstalk with host immune cells in homeostasis.” Microbial Genomics 8.6 (2022): 000811.

López-Santacruz, Hiram D., et al. “Streptococcus dentisani is a common inhabitant of the oral microbiota worldwide and is found at higher levels in caries-free individuals.” International Microbiology 24.4 (2021): 619-629.

Low, Liying, et al. “Evaluation of full-length nanopore 16S sequencing for detection of pathogens in microbial keratitis.” PeerJ 9 (2021): e10778.

Magiopoulos, I., et al. “A multi-parametric assessment of decontamination protocols for the subglacial Lake Ellsworth probe.” Journal of microbiological methods 123 (2016): 87-93.

McFrederick, Quinn S., et al. “Flowers and Wild Megachilid Bees Share Microbes.” Microbial Ecology 73.1 (2017): 188-200.

McQuillan, Jonathan S., et al. “Buzz off! An evaluation of ultrasonic acoustic vibration for the disruption of marine micro‐organisms on sensor‐housing materials.” Letters in applied microbiology 63.6 (2016): 393-399.

Mitra, Aparna, et al. “Microbial diversity and composition is associated with patient-reported toxicity during chemoradiation therapy for cervical cancer.” International Journal of Radiation Oncology* Biology* Physics 107.1 (2020): 163-171.     

Neckovic, Ana, et al. “Investigation of direct and indirect transfer of microbiomes between individuals.” Forensic Science International: Genetics 45 (2020): 102212.

Ninomiya, Kazunori, et al. “Effect of Systemic Administration of Amitriptyline on Oral Microbes in Rats.” in vivo 36.5 (2022): 2134-2142.

Older, Caitlin E., Diesel, Alison B., Lawhon, Sara D., Queiroz, Cintia R. R., Henker, Luan C., Rodrigues Hoffmann, Aline. “The feline cutaneous and oral microbiota are influenced by breed and environment

Ortiz, Katlyn, Jess W. Jones, and Eric M. Hallerman. “Development and Characterization of Microsatellite Loci in the Endangered Catspaw, Epioblasma Obliquata (Bivalvia: Unionidae).” Freshwater Mollusk Biology and Conservation 25.1 (2022): 1-6.

Paudel, Durga, et al. “Proteomic and microbiota analyses of the oral cavity during psychological stress.” Plos one 17.5 (2022): e0268155.

Pearce, D. A., et al. “Microbiology: lessons from a first attempt at Lake Ellsworth.” Philosophical transactions. Series A, Mathematical, physical, and engineering sciences 374.2059 (2016).

Rautava, J., Pinnell, L.J., Vong, L., Akseer, N., Assa, A., and Sherman, P.M. (2015) Oral microbiome composition changes in mouse models of colitis. J Gastroenterol Hepatol 30: 521-527.

Saifon, Woraseth, et al. “Gastrointestinal microbiota profile and clinical correlations in advanced EGFR-WT and EGFR-mutant non-small cell lung cancer.” BMC cancer 22.1 (2022): 1-15.

Schmidt, B.L., Kuczynski, J., Bhattacharya, A., Huey, B., Corby, P.M., Queiroz, E.L., et al. (2014) Changes in abundance of oral microbiota associated with oral cancer. PlosOne 9 (6): e98741.

Shivaji, Sisinthy, et al. “Alterations in the conjunctival surface bacterial microbiome in bacterial keratitis patients.” Experimental Eye Research 203 (2021): 108418.

Siegal, Nora, et al. “Elevated levels of Merkel cell polyoma virus in the anophthalmic conjunctiva.” Scientific Reports 11.1 (2021): 1-9.

Sims, Travis T., et al. “Tumor microbial diversity and compositional differences among women in Botswana with high-grade cervical dysplasia and cervical cancer.” International Journal of Gynecologic Cancer 30.8 (2020).       

Sims, Travis T., et al. “Gut microbiome diversity is an independent predictor of survival in cervical cancer patients receiving chemoradiation.” Communications biology 4.1 (2021): 1-10.

Somineni, Hari K., et al. “Site-and Taxa-Specific Disease-Associated Oral Microbial Structures Distinguish Inflammatory Bowel Diseases.” Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (2021).

Sotozono, Maki, et al. “Impact of sleep on the microbiome of oral biofilms.” Plos one 16.12 (2021): e0259850.

Su, Shih-Chi, et al. “Oral microbial dysbiosis and its performance in predicting oral cancer.” Carcinogenesis (2020).       

Vidović, B., et al. “The effect of the octenidine-based oral antiseptic on the structure of microbial communities and periodontal status in patients with fixed orthodontic treatments.” European Review for Medical and Pharmacological Sciences 23 (2019): 8598-8605.


Aghagoli, Ghazal, et al. “Epigenome-wide analysis identifies genes and pathways linked to acoustic cry variation in preterm infants.” Pediatric Research (2020): 1-7.

Auvinen, Pauliina, et al. “Chromatin modifier developmental pluripotency associated factor 4 (DPPA4) is a candidate gene for alcohol-induced developmental disorders.” BMC medicine 20.1 (2022): 495.

Azzi S., Blaise A., Steunou V., Harbison M.D., Salem J., Brioude, F., et al. (2014). Complex Tissue‐Specific Epigenotypes in Russell–Silver Syndrome Associated with 11p15 ICR1 Hypomethylation. Human mutation 35 (10): 1211-1220.

Carola, Valeria, et al. “Children with disruptive mood dysregulation disorder and psychopathological risk in their mothers: the function of global DNA methylation.” Frontiers in psychiatry 12 (2021).

Carpentieri, Valentina, et al. “Epigenetic regulation of DAT gene promoter modulates the risk of externalizing and internalizing behaviors on a normative population: An explorative study.” Behavioural Brain Research 406 (2021): 113246.

Carpentieri, Valentina, et al. “Methylation patterns within 5′-UTR of DAT1 gene as a function of allelic 3′-UTR variants and their maternal or paternal origin: May these affect the psychopathological phenotypes in children? An explorative study.” Neurosci

Cerniglia, Luca, et al. “Patterns of DNA methylation at specific loci of the dopamine transporter 1 gene and psychopathological risk in trios of mothers, fathers and children.” European Journal of Developmental Psychology (2020): 1-28.

Cimino, S., et al. “DNA Methylation and Allelic Polymorphism at the Dopamine Transporter Promoter Affect Internalizing and Externalizing Symptoms in Preschoolers.” Child Psychiatry & Human Development (2020): 1-10.

Cimino, Silvia, et al. “DAT1 and Its Psychological Correlates in Children with Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder: A Cross-Sectional Pilot Study.” Behavioral Sciences 11.1 (2021): 9.

Coppens, Grégoire, et al. “Assessment of aberrant DNA methylation two years after paediatric critical illness: a pre-planned secondary analysis of the international PEPaNIC trial.” Epigenetics (2022): 1-12.

Essex M.J., Thomas Boyce W., Hertzman C., Lam L.L., Armstrong J.M., Neumann S., and Kobor M.S. (2013) Epigenetic vestiges of early developmental adversity: Childhood stress exposure and DNA methylation in adolescence. Child Dev 84: 58-75.

Everson, Todd M., et al. “Serious neonatal morbidities are associated with differences in DNA methylation among very preterm infants.” Clinical epigenetics 12.1 (2020): 1-15.     

Gomaa, Noha, et al. “Association of Pediatric Buccal Epigenetic Age Acceleration With Adverse Neonatal Brain Growth and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes Among Children Born Very Preterm With a Neonatal Infection.” JAMA Network Open 5.11 (2022): e2239796-e22397

Jones M.J., Farré P., McEwen L.M., MacIsaac J.L., Watt K., Neumann S.M., et al.(2013) Distinct DNA methylation patterns of cognitive impairment and trisomy 21 in down syndrome. BMC Medical Genomics 6: 58.

Kim, Youl-Ri, et al. “Differential methylation of the oxytocin receptor gene in patients with anorexia nervosa: a pilot study.” PloS one 9.2 (2014): e88673.

Marzilli, Eleonora, et al. “Children’s ADHD and Dysregulation Problems, DAT1 Genotype and Methylation, and Their Interplay with Family Environment.” Child & Youth Care Forum. New York: Springer US, 2022.

Mavioglu, Rezan Nehir, et al. “A history of childhood maltreatment is associated with altered DNA methylation levels of DNA methyltransferase 1 in maternal but not neonatal mononuclear immune cells.” Frontiers in psychiatry 13 (2022).

McGill, Megan G., et al. “Maternal prenatal anxiety and the fetal origins of epigenetic aging.” Biological psychiatry (2021)

Non, A.L., and Thayer, Z.M. (2015) Epigenetics for anthropologists: An introduction to methods. Am J Hum Biol 27: 295-303.

Portales-Casamar, Elodie, et al. “DNA methylation signature of human fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.” Epigenetics & Chromatin 9.1 (2016): 25.

Price M.E., Cotton A.M., Lam L.L., Farre P., Emberly E., Brown C.J., et al. (2013) Additional annotation enhances potential for biologically-relevant analysis of the illumina infinium HumanMethylation450 BeadChip array. Epigenetics Chromatin 6: 4-8935-6-4.

Raffington, Laurel, et al. “Associations of Socioeconomic Disparities With Buccal DNA-Methylation Measures Of Biological Aging.” bioRxiv (2022): 2022-12.

Richter, Anne E., et al. “Altered neurodevelopmental DNA methylation status after fetal growth restriction with brain-sparing.” Journal of developmental origins of health and disease 13.3 (2022): 378-389.

Ross, Jason P., et al. “Batch-effect detection, correction and characterisation in Illumina HumanMethylation450 and MethylationEPIC BeadChip array data.” Clinical Epigenetics 14.1 (2022): 1-28.

Sommerer, Yasmine, et al. “A correlation map of genome-wide DNA methylation patterns between paired human brain and buccal samples.” Clinical Epigenetics 14.1 (2022): 1-10.

Sommerer, Yasmine, et al. “Epigenome-Wide Association Study in Peripheral Tissues Highlights DNA Methylation Profiles Associated with Episodic Memory Performance in Humans.” Biomedicines 10.11 (2022): 2798.

Taylor, Rachael M., et al. “Global DNA methylation and cognitive and behavioral outcomes at 4 years of age: A cross‐sectional study.” Brain and behavior 10.4 (2020): e01579.

Teh, Ai Ling, et al. “Comparison of Methyl-capture Sequencing vs. Infinium 450K methylation array for methylome analysis in clinical samples.” Epigenetics 11.1 (2016): 36-48.

Viet, Chi T., et al. “Brush swab as a noninvasive surrogate for tissue biopsies in epigenomic profiling of oral cancer.” Biomarker research 9.1 (2021): 1-10.

Animal Applications

Al-Ghafri, Mataab K., et al. “Genetic diversity of the Nubian ibex in Oman as revealed by mitochondrial DNA.” Royal Society open science 8.5 (2021): 210125.

Baciu, Iulia, Ancuta Fedorca, and Georgeta Ionescu. “Noninvasive Genetics Knowledge from the Brown Bear Populations to Assist Biodiversity Conservation.” Diversity 14.2 (2022): 121.

Balázs, Gergely, et al. “A new non-invasive in situ underwater DNA sampling method for estimating genetic diversity.” Evolutionary Ecology 34.4 (2020): 633-644.

Cano, Irene, et al. “Non‐lethal loop‐mediated isothermal amplification assay as a point‐of‐care diagnostics tool for Neoparamoeba perurans, the causative agent of amoebic gill disease.” Journal of fish diseases 43.7 (2020): 779-790.

Cano, Irene, et al. “Seroconversion and Skin Mucosal Parameters during Koi Herpesvirus Shedding in Common Carp, Cyprinus carpio.” International journal of molecular sciences 21.22 (2020): 8482.

Cano, Irene, et al. “A Seasonal Study of Koi Herpesvirus and Koi Sleepy Disease Outbreaks in the United Kingdom in 2018 Using a Pond-Side Test.” Animals 11.2 (2021): 459.

Cheallaigh, Clíona Ní, et al. “A common variant in the adaptor mal regulates interferon gamma signalling.” Immunity 44.2 (2016): 368-379.

Ciucani, Marta Maria, et al. “Genomes of the extinct Sicilian wolf reveal a complex history of isolation and admixture with ancient dogs.” bioRxiv (2022): 2022-01.

Darden JE, Scott EM, Arnold C, Scallan EM, Simon BT, et al. (2019) Evaluation of the bacterial ocular surface microbiome in clinically normal cats before and after treatment with topical erythromycin. PLOS ONE 14(10): e0223859.

Des Roches, S., et al. “Survival by genotype: patterns at Mc1r are not black and white at the W hite S ands ecotone.” Molecular ecology 26.1 (2017): 320-329.

Doubleday, Molly, and Capercaillie Advisory Officer. “Developing a new approach to estimating the size of the UK capercaillie population using genetic material.” (2022).

Dutra, Luísa, et al. “Validating the use of oral swabs for telomere length assessment in dogs.” Journal of Veterinary Behavior 40 (2020): 16-20.

Fernandez‐Senac, Carolina, et al. “A comparison of the use of different swab materials for optimal diagnosis of amoebic gill disease (AGD) in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.).” Journal of Fish Diseases 43.11 (2020): 1463-1472.

Finlay, Margaret, et al. “The detection of Bovine Papillomavirus type 1 DNA in flies.” Virus research 144.1-2 (2009): 315-317.

Gadoin, Elsa, et al. “Fishing for the Virome of Tropical Tuna.” Viruses 13.7 (2021): 1291

Gladstone, Nicholas S., et al. “Population genomics reveal low differentiation and complex demographic histories in a highly fragmented and endangered freshwater mussel.” Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 32.8 (2022): 1235-1248.

Hardwick R.J., Machado L.R., Zuccherato L.W., Antolinos S., Xue Y., Shawa N., et al. (2011) A worldwide analysis of beta‐defensin copy number variation suggests recent selection of a high‐expressing DEFB103 gene copy in east asia. Hum Mutat 32: 743-750.

Klymus, Katy E., et al. “Metabarcoding assays for the detection of freshwater mussels (Unionida) with environmental DNA.” Environmental DNA (2020).

Kolomyjec, Stephen H., et al. “Regional population structuring and conservation units in the platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus).” Australian Journal of Zoology 61.5 (2014): 378-385.

Kropatsch, R., Melis, C., Stronen, A.V., Jensen, H., and Epplen, J.T. (2015) Molecular Genetics of Sex Identification, Breed Ancestry and Polydactyly in the Norwegian Lundehund Breed. J Hered 106 (4): 403-406.

Laguardia, Alice, et al. “Assessing the feasibility of density estimation methodologies for African forest elephant at large spatial scales.” Global Ecology and Conservation 27 (2021): e01550.

Lane, Timothy W., E. M. Hallerman, and J. W. Jones. “Phylogenetic and taxonomic assessment of the endangered Cumberland bean, Villosa trabalis and purple bean, Villosa perpurpurea (Bivalvia: Unionidae).” Conservation genetics 17.5 (2016): 1109-1124.

Ma, Gemma C., et al. “New insights on the epidemiology of Coxiella burnetii in pet dogs and cats from New South Wales, Australia.” Acta tropica 205 (2020): 105416.

Macfarlane, C.M., and Badge, R.M. (2015) Genome-wide amplification of proviral sequences reveals new polymorphic HERV-K(HML-2) proviruses in humans and chimpanzees that are absent from genome assemblies. Retrovirology 12: 35-015-0162-8.

Meason-Smith, C., Diesel, A., Patterson, A.P., Older, C.E., Mansell, J.M., Suchodolski, J.S., and Rodrigues Hoffmann, A. (2015) What is living on your dog’s skin? Characterization of the canine cutaneous mycobiota and fungal dysbiosis in canine allergic dermatitis. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 91 (12): (in press).

Meason-Smith, Courtney, et al. “Malassezia species dysbiosis in natural and allergen-induced atopic dermatitis in dogs.” Medical mycology 58.6 (2020): 756-765.

Melis C., Borg Å.A., Espelien I.S., and Jensen H. (2013) Low neutral genetic variability in a specialist puffin hunter: The norwegian lundehund. Anim Genet 44: 348-351.

Melis, Claudia, et al. “Genetic rescue of the highly inbred Norwegian Lundehund.” Genes 13.1 (2022): 163.

Mellanby R.J., Ogden R., Clements D.N., French A.T., Gow A.G., Powell R., et al.(2013) Population structure and genetic heterogeneity in popular dog breeds in the UK. The Veterinary Journal 196: 92-97.

Monteiro, N. M., et al. “Validating the use of colouration patterns for individual recognition in the worm pipefish using a novel set of microsatellite markers.” Molecular ecology resources 14.1 (2014): 150-156.

Myers, Alexandra N., et al. “Characterization of the cutaneous mycobiota in Persian cats with severe dermatophytosis.” Veterinary Dermatology (2021).

Older, Caitlin E., et al. “The feline cutaneous and oral microbiota are influenced by breed and environment.” PloS one 14.7 (2019): e0220463.

Older, Caitlin E., et al. “Characterization of Cutaneous Bacterial Microbiota from Superficial Pyoderma Forms in Atopic Dogs.” Pathogens 9.8 (2020): 638.

Older, Caitlin E., et al. “Characterization of staphylococcal communities on healthy and allergic feline skin.” Veterinary Dermatology (2020).

Older, Caitlin E., et al. “Influence of the FIV Status and Chronic Gingivitis on Feline Oral Microbiota.” Pathogens 9.5 (2020): 383.

Persson, Mia E., et al. “Genomic regions associated with interspecies communication in dogs contain genes related to human social disorders.” Scientific reports 6 (2016).

Petchey, Alex, et al. “Characterisation of 9 polymorphic microsatellite markers for the Critically Endangered lemur leaf frog Agalychnis lemur.” Conservation genetics resources 6.4 (2014): 971-973.

Pierezan, Felipe, et al. “The skin microbiome in allergen‐induced canine atopic dermatitis.” Veterinary Dermatology 27.5 (2016): 332

Robinson, Chloe Victoria, and Hanna Katariina Nuuttila. “Don’t Hold Your Breath: Limited DNA Capture Using Non-Invasive Blow Sampling for Small Cetaceans.” Aquatic Mammals 46.1 (2020): 32-41.

Rogers, Callie M., et al. “Evaluation of the bacterial ocular surface microbiome in ophthalmologically normal dogs prior to and following treatment with topical neomycin-polymyxin-bacitracin.” PloS one 15.6 (2020): e0234313.

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Simpson, Siobhan, et al. “Multiple genetic associations with Irish wolfhound dilated cardiomyopathy.” BioMed Research International 2016 (2016).

Simpson, Siobhan, et al. “Molecular characterisation of canine osteosarcoma in high risk breeds.” Cancers 12.9 (2020): 2405.

Smith, Chase H., et al. “Resolving species boundaries in the critically imperiled freshwater mussel species, Fusconaia mitchelli (Bivalvia: Unionidae).” Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 59.1 (2021): 60-77.

Thomas, Sarah, et al. “DNA Yield and Turtle Handling Time: Buccal Swabs Versus Blood Samples from Red-Eared Sliders and Eastern Musk Turtles.” Southeastern Naturalist 19.2 (2020): 355-362.

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Walsh, Mary L., et al. “Evaluation of the ocular surface mycobiota in clinically normal horses.” Plos one 16.2 (2021): e0246537.

Weigand, Hannah, Jennifer Cross Lopez de Llergo, and Alain C. Frantz. “Genomic basis for an informed conservation management of Pelophylax water frogs in Luxembourg.” Ecology and Evolution 12.4 (2022): e8810.

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Werhahn, Geraldine, et al. “Himalayan wolf foraging ecology and the importance of wild prey.” Global Ecology and Conservation 20 (2019): e00780.

Willsie, Julia A., Todd J. Morris, and David T. Zanatta. “Morphometric Analyses Distinguish Wabash Pigtoe (Fusconaia flava) and Round Pigtoe (Pleurobema sintoxia) Mussels.” Diversity 12.9 (2020): 337.

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Alsaleh, Abrar B., et al. “The impact of chimerism on DNA-based human identification from skin surface cells of post-allogenic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HCST) patients.” Forensic Science International 318 (2021): 110636.

Bakeberg, Megan, et al. “The TOMM40 ‘523’polymorphism in disease risk and age of symptom onset in two independent cohorts of Parkinson’s disease.” (2020).

Bonsu, Dan OM, et al. “Evaluation of the efficiency of Isohelix™ and Rayon swabs for recovery of DNA from metal surfaces.” Forensic Science, Medicine and Pathology (2020): 1-9.      

Bonsu, Dan Osei Mensah, Denice Higgins, and Jeremy J. Austin. “Forensic touch DNA recovery from metal surfaces–A review.” Science & Justice 60.3 (2020): 206-215.

Bonsu, Dan OM, et al. “Comparison of Isohelix™ and Rayon swabbing systems for touch DNA recovery from metal surfaces.” Forensic Science, Medicine and Pathology 17.4 (2021): 577-584.

Carson, Sasha, et al. “The potential for investigator-mediated contamination to occur during routine search activities.” Forensic Science, Medicine and Pathology 18.3 (2022): 299-310.

Chan, Kamfai, et al. “A rapid and low-cost PCR thermal cycler for infectious disease diagnostics.” PloS one 11.2 (2016): e0149150.

Cirillo J., Hughes J., Ridding M., Thomas P.Q., and Semmler J.G. (2012) Differential modulation of motor cortex excitability in BDNF met allele carriers following experimentally induced and use‐dependent plasticity. Eur J Neurosci 36: 2640-2649.

Cook, Russell, Natasha Mitchell, and Julianne Henry. “Assessment of Diamond™ Nucleic Acid Dye for the identification and targeted sampling of latent DNA in operational casework.” Forensic Science International: Genetics 55 (2021): 102579.

Crauciuc, George Andrei, et al. “Significant Associations between AXIN1 rs1805105, rs12921862, rs370681 Haplotypes and Variant Genotypes of AXIN2 rs2240308 with Risk of Congenital Heart Defects.” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 17.20 (2020): 7671.

Devesse, L., Syndercombe Court, D., and Cowan, D. (2015) Determining the authenticity of athlete urine in doping control by DNA analysis. Drug Test. Analysis 7: 912-18

Dlouhá, Lucie, et al. “Five genetic polymorphisms of cytochrome P450 enzymes in the Czech non-Roma and Czech Roma population samples.” Drug metabolism and personalized therapy 1.ahead-of-print (2020).

Griffin, Amy, et al. “DNA on drugs! A preliminary investigation of DNA deposition during the handling of illicit drug capsules.” Forensic Science International: Genetics 54 (2021): 102559.

Griffin, Amy, et al. “DNA on drugs.” Forensic Science International: Genetics Supplement Series 8 (2022): 3-4.

Griffin, Amy, et al. “DNA on drugs (part 2): An extended study into the transfer and persistence of DNA onto illicit drug capsules using realistic scenarios.” Forensic Science International: Genetics 60 (2022): 102740.

Griffin, Amy, et al. “Recovery of integrated and surface trace DNA from illicit drug tablets.” Forensic Science International: Genetics 61 (2022): 102772.

Henst, R.H., Jaspers, R.T., Roden, L.C., and Rae, D.E. (2015) A chronotype comparison of South African and Dutch marathon runners: The role of scheduled race start times and effects on performance. Chronobiol Int 32: 858-868.

Hubáček, Jaroslav A., et al. “Different prevalence of T2DM risk alleles in Roma population in comparison with the majority Czech population.” Molecular Genetics & Genomic Medicine 8.9 (2020): e1361.

Hubáček, Jaroslav A., et al. “Increased prevalence of the CVD-associated ANRIL allele in the Roma/Gypsy population in comparison with the majority Czech population.” Genetics and Molecular Biology 44 (2021).

Kanokwongnuwut, Piyamas, et al. “How many cells are required for successful DNA profiling?.” Forensic Science International: Genetics 51 (2021): 102453.

Khalil, Dalia, et al. “Recruiting Immigrant and Refugee Arab American Mother–Father–Infant Triads Resettling in the United States: A Feasibility Study.” Canadian Journal of Nursing Research 52.2 (2020): 139-148.

Li, Jiyu, et al. “Selective single-bacteria extraction based on capture and release of microemulsion droplets.” Scientific Reports 12.1 (2022): 1-12.

Lian, M., Rajan-Babu, I., Singh, K., Lee, C.G., Law, H., and Chong, S.S. (2015) Efficient and Highly Sensitive Screen for Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1 Using a One-Step Triplet-Primed PCR and Melting Curve Assay 17: 128-135.

Puliatti, Lucas, Oliva Handt, and Duncan Taylor. “The level of DNA an individual transfers to untouched items in their immediate surroundings.” Forensic Science International: Genetics 54 (2021): 102561.

Quabius, Elgar Susanne, et al. “Tonsillar swabs and sputum predict SLPI‑and AnxA2 expression in tonsils: A prospective study on smoking dependent SLPI‑and AnxA2‑expression, and tonsillar HPV infection.” Oncology Letters 23.5 (2022): 1-13.

Quinonez, Shane C., and Zewdu Terefework. “The introduction of clinical genetic testing in Ethiopia: Experiences and lessons learned.” American Journal of Medical Genetics Part A 185.10 (2021): 2995-3004.

Roher A.E., Debbins J.P., Malek-Ahmadi M., Chen K., Pipe J.G., Maze S., et al.(2012) Cerebral blood flow in alzheimer’s disease. Vasc Health Risk Manag 8: 599-611.

Rowles J., Karr S., Gurney M.K., Brownlow W., Garza M., and Olsen M. (2012) Description of a facile, rapid, and inexpensive method to profile for the organic cation transporter (oct1) del420 variant. Int J LifeSc Bt & Pharm Res. 1: 36-41.

Senzaki, Sawa, et al. “Roles of culture and COMT Val58Met gene on neural basis of executive function: A comparison between Japanese and American children.” Developmental Psychobiology.

Shawa, Nyambura, and Laura Catherine Roden. “Chronotype of South African adults is affected by solar entrainment.” Chronobiology international 33.3 (2016): 315-323.

Shi, Q., Wang, X.S., Li, G., Shah, N.D., Orlowski, R.Z., Williams, L.A., et al.(2015) Racial/ethnic disparities in inflammatory gene single‐nucleotide polymorphisms as predictors of a high risk for symptom burden in patients with multiple myeloma 1 year after diagnosis. Cancer 121: 1138-1146.

Stark, Christina Runow, et al. “Brush Samples of Oral Lesions to FTA Elute Card for High-risk Human Papilloma Virus Diagnosis.” Anticancer Research 41.1 (2021): 269-277.

Van Breda, K., Collins, M., Stein, D.J., and Rauch, L. (2015) The COMT val 158 met polymorphism in ultra-endurance athletes. Physiol Behav 151: 279-283.

Wagaiyu, E.G., and Bulimo, W.D. (2014) Genetic polymorphisms in IL-1A and IL-1B isoforms and their associations with chronic periodontitis in the Swahili people of Kenya. IOSR-JDMS 13 (11): 7-15

Wong, G., Wong, I., Chan, K., Hsieh, Y., and Wong, S. (2015) A Rapid and Low-Cost PCR Thermal Cycler for Low Resource Settings. PLoS One 10: e0131701.

Zijlmans, Wilco, et al. “Cohort profile: Caribbean Consortium for Research in Environmental and Occupational Health (CCREOH) Cohort Study: influences of complex environmental exposures on maternal and child health in Suriname.” BMJ Open 10.9 (2020).

Telomere Length Studies

Asok A., Bernard K., Roth T., Rosen J., and Dozier M. (2013) Parental responsiveness moderates the association between early-life stress and reduced telomere length. Dev Psychopathol 25: 577-585.

Barha, Cindy K., et al. “Number of children and telomere length in women: a prospective, longitudinal evaluation.” PloS one 11.1 (2016): e0146424.

Bordas-Martínez, Jaume, et al. “Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis cluster analysis highlights diagnostic delay and cardiovascular comorbidity association with outcome.” ERJ open research 7.2 (2021).

Drury S.S., Mabile E., Brett Z.H., Esteves K., Jones E., Shirtcliff E.A., and Theall, K.P. (2014). The association of telomere length with family violence and disruption. Pediatrics, 134(1): peds-2013-3415.

Drury S. S., Shirtcliff E.A., Shachet A., Phan J., Mabile, E., Brett, Z.H., and Theall, K. P. (2014). Growing up or growing old? Cellular aging linked with testosterone reactivity to stress in youth. The American journal of the medical sciences 348(2): 92-100.

Esteves, Kyle C., et al. “Adverse childhood experiences: implications for offspring telomere length and psychopathology.” American Journal of Psychiatry 177.1 (2020): 47-57.

Hautekiet, Pauline, et al. “Child buccal telomere length and mitochondrial DNA content as biomolecular markers of ageing in association with air pollution.” Environment International 147 (2021): 106332.

Howell, Meghan P., et al. “Impact of prenatal tobacco smoking on infant telomere length trajectory and ADHD symptoms at 18 months: a longitudinal cohort study.” BMC medicine 20.1 (2022): 153.

Humphreys, Kathryn L., et al. “Accelerated telomere shortening: Tracking the lasting impact of early institutional care at the cellular level.” Psychiatry Research 246 (2016): 95-100.

Küffer, Andreas Lorenz, et al. “Posttraumatic stress disorder, adverse childhood events, and buccal cell telomere length in elderly swiss former indentured child laborers.” Frontiers in Psychiatry 7 (2016).

Merino, Ana, et al. “Membrane particles from mesenchymal stromal cells reduce the expression of fibrotic markers on pulmonary cells.” PloS one 16.3 (2021): e0248415.

Nickels, Matt, et al. “Elite swimmers possess shorter telomeres than recreationally active controls.” Gene 769 (2021): 145242.

Planas-Cerezales, Lurdes, et al. “Lung Transplant Improves Survival and Quality of Life Regardless of Telomere Dysfunction.” Frontiers in medicine 8 (2021).

Wade, Mark, et al. “Telomere length and psychopathology: specificity and direction of effects within the Bucharest Early Intervention Project.” Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 59.1 (2020): 140-148.

Wong L.S., Huzen J., de Boer R.A., van Gilst W.H., van Veldhuisen D.J., and van der Harst P. (2011) Telomere length of circulating leukocyte subpopulations and buccal cells in patients with ischemic heart failure and their offspring. PloS One 6: e23118.

Mitochondrial DNA

Hautekiet, Pauline, et al. “Higher buccal mtDNA content is associated with residential surrounding green in a panel study of primary school children.” Environmental Research 213 (2022): 113551.