Selected Publications

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Last updated Nov 26 2021

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

  1. Fierheller C, Alenezi WM, Serruya C, Revil T, Nadaf J, Mes-Masson AM, Provencher D, Foulkes WD, El Haffaf Z, Greenwood CMT, Masson JY, Ragoussis J, Tonin PN. (2021) The genomic landscape of carriers of rare variants in FANCI, a new candidate ovarian cancer predisposing gene. Cancer Research. 81(13), 2056-2056. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.AM2021-2056
  2. Escribe C†, Lu T†, Keller-Baruch J, Forgetta V, Xiao B, Richards JB, Bhatnagar S, Oualkacha K, Greenwood CMT. (2021) Block coordinate descent algorithm improves variable selection and estimation in error-in-variables regression. Genetic Epidemiology. 2021 Dec;45(8):874-890. doi: 10.1002/gepi.22430. Epub 2021 Sep 1.
  3. Lu T, Forgetta V, Wu H, Perry JRB, Ong KK, Greenwood CMT, Timpson NJ, Manousaki D, Richards JB.(2021). A polygenic risk score to predict future adult short stature amongst children. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2021 Jun 16;106(7):1918-1928. doi: 10.1210/clinem/dgab215.
  4. Zhao K, Oualkacha K, Lakhal-Chaieb L, Labbe A, Klein K, Ciampi A, Hudson M, Colmegna I, Pastinen T, Zhang T, Daley D, Greenwood CMT (2021). A novel statistical method for modeling covariate effects in bisulfite sequencing derived measures of DNA methylation. Biometrics 77 (2): 424-438. doi: 10.1111/biom.13307.
  5. V Forgetta, L Jiang, NA Vulpescu , MS Hogan, S Chen, JA Morris, S Grinek, C Benner, MI McCarthy, E Fauman, CMT Greenwood, MT Maurano, JB Richards.(2020) An Effector Index to Predict Causal Genes at GWAS Loci.
  6. N Timpson, CMT Greenwood, N Soranzo, DJ Lawson, JB Richards (2018). Genetic architecture: The shape of genetic contribution to human traits and disease. Nature Reviews Genetics. 19(2):110-124. doi: 10.1038/nrg.2017.101.
  7. K McGregor, S Bernatsky, I Colmegna, M Hudson, T Pastinen, A Labbe, CMT Greenwood (2016). An evaluation of methods correcting for cell-type heterogeneity in DNA methylation studies. Genome Biology. 2016 May 3;17:84. doi: 10.1186/s13059-016-0935-y.
  8. K Walter*, J Min*, J Huang*, L Crooks*, Y Memari, S McCarthy, JRB Perry, C Xu, M Futema, D Lawson, V Iotchkova, S Schiffels, A Hendricks, P Danecek, R Li, J Floyd, I Barroso, SE Humphries, ME Hurles, E Zeggini, JC Barrett, V Plagnol, JB Richards, C Greenwood, N Timpson, R Durbin, N Soranzo (2015). The UK10K project: rare variants in health and disease. Nature 526(7571):82-90.
  9. C Xu, I Tachmazidou, UK10K Consortium, A Ciampi, E Zeggini, CMT Greenwood. (2014). Estimating genome-wide significance for whole genome sequencing studies. Genetic Epidemiology. 38(4): 281-290.
  10. Oualkacha K, Dastani Z, Li R, Cingolani PE, Spector TD, Hammond CJ, Richards JB, Ciampi A, Greenwood CMT. (2013) Adjusted Sequence Kernel Association Test for Rare Variants Controlling for Cryptic and Family Relatedness. Genet. Epidemiol, 37: 366–376.
  11. CMT Greenwood, SB Bull (1999). Analysis of affected sib pair models with covariates, with and without constraints. American Journal of Human Genetics 64: 871-885.


  Book Chapters

  1. W Xu, J Ma, CMT Greenwood, AD Paterson, SB Bull (2017). Model-free linkage analysis of a binary trait. In: Statistical Human Genetics: Methods and Protocols. Second Edition. Ed: Robert C. Elston. Springer Protocols. Chapter 17, Pages 343-373.
  2. CMT Greenwood, C Xu, S Alam, J Krushkal, FA Tylavsky, RM Adkins, AK Naumova (2016). Genetic and epigenetic variation in imprinted regions and its effect on birth. In Epigenetics in human reproduction and development, Editors: Anna K. Naumova & Teruko Taketo. World Scientific Publishing, Singapore.
  3. CMT Greenwood, C Xu, A Ciampi. (2015). Significance thresholds for rare variant signals. 169-183. Assessing rare variation in complex traits: design and analysis of genetic studies.  Editors: Andrew Morris, Eleftheria Zeggini.  Springer, New York. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4939-2824-8
  4. SB Bull, J Graham, CM Greenwood. (2014). Statistical Genetic Modeling and Analysis of Complex Traits in Human Populations. 125-146. Statistics in Action: A Canadian Outlook. Editor: Jerry Lawless. Statistical Society of Canada.


  Edited Volumes

  1. Epigenetics and Complex Traits (2013).  Editors:  AK Naumova, CMT Greenwood.  Springer, New York.


To see a full list of publications, please contact Celia Greenwood.

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