• Genome-wide association scan identifies a risk locus for preeclampsia on 2q14, near the inhibin, beta B gene 

      Johnson, Matthew P; Brennecke, Shaun P.; East, Christine; Göring, Harald H H; Kent, Jack W; Dyer, Thomas D.; Said, Joanne M; Roten, Linda Tømmerdal; Iversen, Ann-Charlotte; Abraham, Lawrence J; Heinonen, Seppo; Kajantie, Eero; Kere, Juha; Kivinen, Katja; Pouta, Anneli; Laivuori, Hannele; Austgulen, Rigmor; Blangero, John; Moses, Eric K (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      Elucidating the genetic architecture of preeclampsia is a major goal in obstetric medicine. We have performed a genome-wide association study (GWAS) for preeclampsia in unrelated Australian individuals of Caucasian ancestry ...
    • InterPregGen: Genetic studies of pre-eclampsia in three continents 

      Morgan, Linda; McGinnis, Ralph; Steinthorsdottir, Valgerdur; Syvatova, Gulnara; Zakhidova, Nodira; Lee, Wai Kwong; Iversen, Ann-Charlotte; Magnus, Per; Walker, James; Casas, Juan Pablo; Sultanov, Saidazim; Laivuori, Hannele (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Pre-eclampsia is a major cause of maternal and fetal mortality in pregnancy. The identification of genetic variants which predispose to pre-eclampsia demands large DNA collections from affected mothers and babies and ...