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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/316050
Description: Background: Malaria treatments are becoming less effective due to the rapid spread of drug resistant parasites. Increased understanding of the host/parasite interaction is crucial in order to develop ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/339847
Description: The proliferation of large biorepositories and the staggering advances in our ability to analyse large numbers of human genomes relatively quickly and cost-effectively have been important drivers in t ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/341778
Description: Platelets are best known for their roles in hemostasis, but there is accumulating evidence for their importance in immunity and host defence against infection. We have shown that platelets are require ... More
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/315071
Description: The human erythrocyte contains an abundance of the thiol-dependant peroxidase Peroxiredoxin-2 (Prx2), which protects the cell from the pro-oxidant environment it encounters during its 120 days of life ... More
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Authors: Lee, S. Hong | Harold, Denise | Lechner-Scott, Jeannette | Rujescu, Dan | Goate, Alison | Cruchaga, Carlos | Nowotny, Petra | Morris, | Mayo, Kevin | Livingston, Gill | Bass, Nicholas J | Gurling, Hugh | McQuillin, Andrew | Moscato, Pablo | Gwilliam, Rhian | Deloukas, Panagiotis | Nöthen, Markus M | Holmans, Peter | O'Donovan, Michael | Owen, Michael J | Booth, David R | Stewart, Graeme J | Heard, Robert N | Mason, Deborah | Griffiths, Lyn | Broadley, Simon | Brown, Matthew A | Slee, Mark | Nyholt, Dale R | Foote, Simon J | Stankovich, Jim | Taylor, Bruce V | Wiley, James | Bahlo, Melanie | Perreau, Victoria | Field, Judith | Butzkueven, Helmut | Kilpatrick, Trevor J | Rubio, Justin | Goddard, Michael E | Marriott, Mark | Carroll, William M | Kermode, Allan G | Anderson, Carl A | Gordon, Scott D | Guo, Qun | Henders, Anjali K | Lambert, Ann | Kraft, Peter | Kennedy, Stephen H | Zondervan, Krina T | Macgregor, Stuart | Martin, Nicholas G | Missmer, Stacey A | Morris, Andrew P | Painter, Jodie N | Roseman, Fenella | Treloar, Susan A | Wallace, Leanne | Sims, Rebecca | Gerrish, Amy | Williams, Julie | Chapman, Jade | Moskvina, Valentina | Abraham, Richard | Hollingworth, Paul | Hamshere, Marian | Pahwa, Jaspreet Singh | Dowzell, Kimberley | Williams, Amy | Jones, Nicola | Thomas, Charlene | Montgomery, Grant W | Stretton, Alexandra | Morgan, Angharad | Lovestone, Simon | Powell, John | Proitsi, Petroula | Lupton, Michelle K | Brayne, Carol | Rubinsztein, David C | Gill, Michael | Lawlor, Brian | Wray, Naomi R | Lynch, Aoibhinn | Morgan, Kevin | Brown, Kristelle | Passmore, Peter | Craig, David | McGuinness, Bernadette | Todd, Stephen | Holmes, Clive | Mann, David | Smith, A. David | Visscher, Peter M | Love, Seth | Kehoe, Patrick G | Hardy, John | Mead, Simon | Fox, Nick | Rossor, Martin | Collinge, John | Maier, Wolfgang | Jessen, Frank | Heun, Reiner | Scott, Rodney J | Kölsch, Heike | Schürmann, Britta | van den Bussche, Hendrik | Heuser, Isabella | Kornhuber, Johannes | Wiltfang, Jens | Martin, Dichgans | Frölich, Lutz | Hampel, Harald | Hüll, Michael
Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 110900 Neurosciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/288993
Description: Common diseases such as endometriosis (ED), Alzheimer's disease (AD) and multiple sclerosis (MS) account for a significant proportion of the health care burden in many countries. Genome-wide associati ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/276707
Description: Platelets, as well as regulating blood hemostasis, are an important component of the body's defense against invading microbial pathogens. We previously reported that platelets protect during malaria i ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 110300 Clinical Sciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/178623
Description: The blood stage of the plasmodium parasite life cycle is responsible for the clinical symptoms of malaria. Epidemiological studies have identified coincidental malarial endemicity and multiple red blo ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 110300 Clinical Sciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/203173
Description: Platelets restrict the growth of intraerythrocytic malaria parasites by binding to parasitized cells and killing the parasite within. Here, we show that the platelet molecule platelet factor 4 (PF4 or ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/155719
Description: We describe a collection of 11 families with ≥ 2 generations of family members whose condition has been diagnosed as a hematologic malignancy. In 9 of these families there was a significant decrease i ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/295524
Description: Background: Illumina's Infinium SNP BeadChips are extensively used in both small and large-scale genetic studies. A fundamental step in any analysis is the processing of raw allele A and allele B inte ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/305446
Description: Objective: To perform a 1-stage meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies (GWAS) of multiple sclerosis (MS) susceptibility and to explore functional consequences of new susceptibility loci. Met ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/155523
Description: Background: HLA-DRB1*1501 (DR15) and other HLA class II alleles increase the risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS). However, the contribution of genetic heterogeneity to the clinical course of MS ... More
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Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 060400 Genetics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/163104
Description: Malaria is a disease that infects over 500 million people, causing at least 1 million deaths every year, with the majority occurring in developing countries. The current antimalarial arsenal is becomi ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/155542
Description: Absence-like seizures in the Genetic Absence Epilepsy Rats from Strasbourg (GAERS) model are believed to arise in hyperexcitable somatosensory cortical neurons, however the cellular basis of this incr ... More
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