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Professor Albert Tenesa

Professor Albert Tenesa

Personal chair of Quantitative Genetics

Highlighted Publications

Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies common susceptibility polymorphisms for colorectal and endometrial cancer near SH2B3 and TSHZ1

Susan M Farrington, Maria Timofeeva, Albert Tenesa, Harry Campbell, Malcolm Dunlop and 96 others Scientific Reports Vol: 5 01 Dec 2015

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Genetic determination of height mediated mate choice

Albert Tenesa, Konrad Rawlik, Pau Navarro, Oriol Canela-Xandri Genome Biology Vol: 16 19 Jan 2016

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A new tool called DISSECT for analyzing large genomic datasets using a Big Data approach

Oriol Canela-Xandri, Andy Law, Alan Gray, John Woolliams, Albert Tenesa Nature Communications Vol: 6 15 Dec 2015

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Evaluation of the linkage-disequilibrium method for the estimation of effective population size when generations overlap: an empirical case

María Saura, Albert Tenesa, John A Woolliams, Almudena Fernández, Beatriz Villanueva BMC Genomics Vol: 16 Pages: 922 11 Nov 2015

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Recurrent Coding Sequence Variation Explains Only A Small Fraction of the Genetic Architecture of Colorectal Cancer

Maria N. Timofeeva, Susan M. Farrington, Victoria Svinti, Lina Zgaga, Evropi Theodoratou, Albert Tenesa, Caroline Hayward, Archie Campbell, David Porteous, Ian J. Deary, Sarah E. Harris, Harry Campbell, Malcolm G. Dunlop and 48 others Scientific Reports Vol: 5 Pages: 16286 10 Nov 2015

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The nature of genetic variation for complex traits revealed by GWAS and Regional Heritability Mapping analyses

Armando Caballero, Albert Tenesa, Peter Keightley Genetics Vol: 201 Pages: 1601-1613 01 Dec 2015

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Genome-wide autozygosity is associated with lower general cognitive ability

G Davies, S E Harris, A Tenesa, J M Starr, I J Deary, P M Visscher and 41 others Molecular Psychiatry Vol: 21 Pages: 837-843 2016

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Erratum: A new GWAS and meta-analysis with 1000Genomes imputation identifies novel risk variants for colorectal cancer

Susan M Farrington, Albert Tenesa, Harry Campbell, David Kerr, Malcolm G Dunlop and 30 others Scientific Reports Vol: 5 Pages: 12372 2015

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A new GWAS and meta-analysis with 1000Genomes imputation identifies novel risk variants for colorectal cancer

Susan M. Farrington, Albert Tenesa, Harry Campbell, David Kerr, Malcolm G. Dunlop and 30 others Scientific Reports Vol: 5 20 May 2015

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Modulation of genetic associations with serum urate levels by body-mass-index in humans

Nicola Pirastu, Pau Navarro, Ozren Polasek, Sarah E Harris, Sarah H Wild, Albert Tenesa, Susan Campbell, Gail Davies, Susan M Farrington, Evropi Theodoratou, Nicholas Hastie, Harry Campbell, Igor Rudan, Chris Haley, Ian J Deary, Malcolm G Dunlop, James F Wilson, Alan F Wright, Caroline Hayward, Veronique Vitart and 100 others PLoS ONE Vol: 10 26 Mar 2015

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Human complex trait genetics: lifting the lid of the genomics toolbox - from pathways to prediction

Suzanne J Rowe, Albert Tenesa Current Genomics Vol: 13 Pages: 213-24 May 2012

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Plasma Vitamin D Concentration Influences Survival Outcome After a Diagnosis of Colorectal Cancer

Lina Zgaga, Evropi Theodoratou, Susan M Farrington, Farhat V N Din, Li Yin Ooi, Dominik Glodzik, Susan Johnston, Albert Tenesa, Harry Campbell, Malcolm G Dunlop Journal of Clinical Oncology Vol: E-pub 7 July 07 Jul 2014

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GWAS-based pathway analysis differentiates between fluid and crystallized intelligence

Andrea Christoforou, Thomas Espeseth, Gail Davies, Carla P D Fernandes, Sudheer Giddaluru, Manuel Mattheisen, Albert Tenesa, Sarah E Harris, David C Liewald, Antony Payton, William Ollier, Michael Horan, Neil Pendleton, Paul Haggarty, Srdjan Djurovic, Stefan Herms, Per Hoffman, Sven Cichon, John M Starr, Astri Lundervold, Ivar Reinvang, Vidar M Steen, Ian J Deary, Stephanie Le Hellard Genes Brain and Behavior Vol: 13 Pages: 663-674 28 Jun 2014

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Advanced Complex Trait Analysis

Alan Gray, I Stewart, A Tenesa Bioinformatics Vol: 28 Pages: 3134-3136 2012

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Common genetic variation in the HLA region is associated with late-onset sporadic Parkinson's disease

Taye H. Hamza, Cyrus P. Zabetian, Albert Tenesa, Alain Laederach, Jennifer Montimurro, Dora Yearout, Denise M. Kay, Kimberly F. Doheny, Justin Paschall, Elizabeth Pugh, Victoria I. Kusel, Randall Collura, John Roberts, Alida Griffith, Ali Samii, William K. Scott, John Nutt, Stewart A. Factor, Haydeh Payami Nature Genetics Vol: 42 Pages: 781-785 Sep 2010

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Genome-wide association scan identifies a colorectal cancer susceptibility locus on 11q23 and replicates risk loci at 8q24 and 18q21

A. Tenesa, S. M. Farrington, James Prendergast, Rebecca Barnetson, Evropi Theodoratou, Colin Semple, Fiona Reid, Lorna Smith, Kostas Kavoussanakis, I. J. Deary, John M. Starr, Harry Campbell, M. G. Dunlop and 44 others Nature Genetics Vol: 40 Pages: 631-7 May 2008

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Common Variants of Large Effect in F12, KNG1, and HRG Are Associated with Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time

Lorna Houlihan, Gail Davies, Albert Tenesa, Sarah E. Harris, Michelle Luciano, Alan J. Gow, Kevin McGhee, David C. Liewald, David J. Porteous, John Starr, G. D. Lowe, P M Visscher, Ian Deary American Journal of Human Genetics Vol: 86 Pages: 626-631 Apr 2010

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