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  • Montes Pérez, Antonio; Roca, Gisela; Sabaté, Sergi; Lao, Jose Ignacio; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969-; Cantillo, Jordi; Canet, Jaume; GENDOLCAT Study Group (Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2015)
    BACKGROUND: Chronic postsurgical pain (CPSP) has been linked to many surgical settings. The authors aimed to analyze functional genetic polymorphisms and clinical factors that might identify CPSP risk after inguinal hernia ...
  • Martínez Marigorta, Urko, 1983- (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2012-11-12)
    The aetiology of common diseases is shaped by the effects of genetic and environmental factors. Big efforts have been devoted to unravel the genetic basis of disease with the hope that it will help to develop new therapeutic ...
  • Telford, Marco, 1984- (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017-12-19)
    This thesis focuses on Human herpesvirus 4 and 6, two ubiquitous viruses with a long list of putative disease associations, ranging from malignancies such as lymphomas and carcinomas to multiple sclerosis. To date, the ...
  • Mandage, Rajendra, 1984-; Telford, Marco, 1984-; Rodríguez, Juan Antonio; Farré, Xavier; Layouni, Hafid; Marigorta, Urko M.; Cundiff, Caitlin; Heredia Genestar, José María; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969-; Santpere Baró, Gabriel, 1981- (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2017)
    Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), human herpes virus 4, has been classically associated with infectious mononucleosis, multiple sclerosis and several types of cancers. Many of these diseases show marked geographical differences ...
  • Pineda, Silvia; Milne, Roger L.; Calle, M. Luz; Rothman, Nathaniel; López De Maturana, Evangelina; Herranz, Jesús; Kogevinas, Manolis; Chanock, Stephen J.; Tardón, Adonina; Márquez, Mirari; Guey, Lin T.; García Closas, Montserrat; Lloreta Trull, Josep, 1958-; Baum, Erin; González Neira, Anna; Carrato, Alfredo; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969-; Silverman, Debra T.; Real, Francisco X.; Malats i Riera, Núria (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2014)
    Introduction: Germline variants in TP63 have been consistently associated with several tumors, including bladder cancer, indicating the importance of TP53 pathway in cancer genetic susceptibility. However, variants in other ...
  • Santpere Baró, Gabriel, 1981-; Darre, Fleur; Blanco, Soledad; Alcami, Antonio; Villoslada, Pablo; Albà Soler, Mar; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969- (Oxford University Press, 2014)
    Most people in the world (∼90%) are infected by the Epstein–Barr virus (EBV), which establishes itself permanently in B cells. Infection by EBV is related to a number of diseases including infectious mononucleosis, multiple ...
  • Olalde Marquínez, Íñigo, 1987-; Sánchez Quinto, Federico A, 1985-; Datta, Debayan; Marigorta, Urko M.; Chiang, Charleston W.K.; Rodríguez, Juan Antonio; Fernández Callejo, Marcos; González Navarrete, Irene, 1983-; Montfort, Magda; Matas Lalueza, Laura; Civit, Sergi; Luiselli, Donata; Charlier, Philippe; Pettener, Davide; Ramírez, Oscar; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969-; Himmelbauer, Heinz; Marquès i Bonet, Tomàs, 1975-; Lalueza Fox, Carles, 1965- (Nature Publishing Group, 2014)
    A pyrographically decorated gourd, dated to the French Revolution period, has been alleged to contain a handkerchief dipped into the blood of the French king Louis XVI (1754–1793) after his beheading but recent analyses ...
  • González Neira, Anna; Calafell i Majó, Francesc; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969-; Lao Grueso, Oscar, 1976-; Cann, Howard M.; Comas, David, 1969-; Bertranpetit, Jaume, 1952- (BioMed Central, 2004)
    Recent studies of haplotype diversity in a number of genomic regions have suggested that long stretches of DNA are preserved in the same chromosome, with little evidence of recombination events. The knowledge of the extent ...
  • Ventura, Mario; Catacchio, Claudia R.; Alkan, Can; Marquès i Bonet, Tomàs, 1975-; Saijadian, Saba; Graves, Tina A.; Hormozdiari, Fereydoun; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969-; Malig, Maika; Baker, Carl; Lee, Choli; Turner, Emily H.; Chen, Lin; Kidd, Jeffrey M.; Archidiacono, Nicoletta; Shendure, Jay; Wilson, Richard K.; Eichler, Evan E. (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press-CSHL Press, 2011)
    Structural variation has played an important role in the evolutionary restructuring of human and great ape genomes. Recent analyses have suggested that the genomes of chimpanzee and human have been particularly enriched ...
  • Prado Martínez, Javier, 1987-; Lorente-Galdós, Belén, 1981-; Santpere Baró, Gabriel, 1981-; Casals López, Ferran; Laayouni, Hafid, 1968-; Hernández Rodríguez, Jéssica, 1983-; Hernando Herráez, Irene, 1985-; Pybus Oliveras, Marc, 1985-; Petit, Natalia; Fernández Callejo, Marcos; Dabad, Marc; Carvalho, Tiago Loureiro de, 1987-; Melé Messeguer, Marta, 1982-; Comas, David, 1969-; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969-; Bertranpetit, Jaume, 1952-; Marquès i Bonet, Tomàs, 1975- (Nature Publishing Group, 2013)
    Most great ape genetic variation remains uncharacterized1, 2; however, its study is critical for understanding population history3, 4, 5, 6, recombination7, selection8 and susceptibility to disease9, 10. Here we sequence ...
  • Petit, Natalia; Piñeyro, David; López-Panades, Elisenda; Casacuberta Suñer, Elena, 1972-; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969- (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2012)
    The maintenance of the telomeres in Drosophila species depends on the transposition of the non-LTR retrotransposons HeT-A, TAHRE and TART. HeT-A and TART elements have been found in all studied species of Drosophila ...
  • Marigorta, Urko M.; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969- (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2013)
    Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have detected many disease associations. However, the reported variants tend to explain small fractions of risk, and there are doubts about issues such as the portability of findings ...
  • Dickhaus, Thorsten; Straßburger, Klaus; Schunk, Daniel; Morcillo Suárez, Carlos, 1969-; Illig, Thomas; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969- (De Gruyter, 2012)
    We study exact tests for (2 x 2) and (2 x 3) contingency tables, in particular exact chi-squared tests and exact tests of Fisher type. In practice, these tests are typically carried out without randomization, leading to ...
  • Alcina, Antonio; Petit, Natalia; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969-; Matesanz, Fuencisla (BMJ Publishing Group, 2013)
    BACKGROUND AND AIM: Several studies have highlighted the association of the 12q13.3-12q14.1 region with coeliac disease, type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and multiple sclerosis (MS); however, the causal variants ...
  • Hartasánchez Frenk, Diego Andrés, 1982-; Vallés-Codina, Oriol; Brasó-Vives, Marina, 1990-; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969- (Genetics Society of America, 2014)
    Interlocus gene conversion is a major evolutionary force that drives the concerted evolution of duplicated genomic regions. Theoretical models successfully have addressed the effects of interlocus gene conversion and the ...
  • Moreno Estrada, Andrés; Bosch Fusté, Elena; Stoneking, Mark; Bertranpetit, Jaume, 1952-; Calafell i Majó, Francesc; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969-; Casals López, Ferran; Tang, Kun; Marquès i Bonet, Tomàs, 1975-; Sikora, Martin, 1976- (Oxford University Press, 2009)
    Different signatures of natural selection persist over varying time scales in our genome, revealing possible episodes of adaptative evolution during human history. Here, we identify genes showing signatures of ancestral ...
  • Spataro, Nino, 1984-; Calafell i Majó, Francesc; Cervera-Carles, Laura; Casals López, Ferran; Pagonabarraga, Javier; Pascual Sedano, Berta; Campolongo Perillo, Antònia; Kulisevsky, Jaime J.; Lleó, Alberto; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969-; Clarimón Echevarría, Jordi; Bosch Fusté, Elena (Oxford University Press, 2015)
    Parkinson's disease (PD) can be divided into familial (Mendelian) and sporadic forms. A number of causal genes have been discovered for the Mendelian form, which constitutes 10-20% of the total cases. Genome-wide association ...
  • Hartasánchez Frenk, Diego Andrés, 1982- (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2016-11-22)
    Les regions duplicades del genoma, com ara les duplicacions de segments (SDs), són una característica comuna dels genomes eucariotes i han estat associades a canvis fenotípics. Donada la seva rellevància evolutiva, tenir ...
  • Cagan, Alexander; Theunert, Christoph; Laayouni, Hafid, 1968-; Santpere Baró, Gabriel, 1981-; Pybus Oliveras, Marc, 1985-; Casals López, Ferran; Prüfer, Kay; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969-; Marquès i Bonet, Tomàs, 1975-; Bertranpetit, Jaume, 1952-; Andrés Morán, Aida, 1976- (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    Natural selection is crucial for the adaptation of populations to their environments. Here, we present the first global study of natural selection in the Hominidae (humans and great apes) based on genome-wide information ...
  • Serrano, Carmen; Corral Juan, Marc; Stevanin, Giovanni; San Nicolás, Hector; Roig, Carles; Corral, Jordi; Campos, Berta; Jorge, Laura de; Morcillo Suárez, Carlos, 1969-; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969-; Forlani, Sylvie; Durr, Alexandra; Kulisevsky, Jaime J.; Brice, Alexis; Sánchez, Ivelisse; Volpini, Victor; Matilla Dueñas, Antoni (American Institute of Physics (AIP), 2013)
    IMPORTANCE: To provide clinical and genetic diagnoses for patients' conditions, it is important to identify and characterize the different subtypes of spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA). OBJECTIVE: To clinically and genetically ...