Publications list
  • 1. Rainbow DB, Moule C, Fraser HI, Clark J, Howlett SK, Burren O, Christensen M, Moody V, Steward CA, Mohammed JP, Fusakio ME, Masteller EL, Finger EB, Houchins JP, Naf D, Koentgen F, Ridgway WM, Todd JA, Bluestone JA, Peterson LB, Mattner J, Wicker LS.
        Evidence that Cd101 is an autoimmune diabetes gene in nonobese diabetic mice.
        J Immunol. 2011 Jul 1;187(1):325-36. Epub 2011 May 25
  • 2. Burren OS, Adlem EC, Achuthan P, Christensen M, Coulson RM, Todd JA.
        T1DBase: update 2011, organization and presentation of large-scale data sets for type 1 diabetes research.
        Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan;39(Database issue):D997-1001. Epub 2010 Oct 11.
  • 3. Gilchrist MJ1, Christensen MB1, Bronchain O, Brunet F, Chesneau A, Fenger U, Geach TJ, Ironfield HV, Kaya F, Kricha S, Lea R, Massé K, Néant I, Paillard E, Parain K, Perron M, Sinzelle L, Souopgui J, Thuret R, Ymlahi-Ouazzani Q, Pollet N.
        Database of queryable gene expression patterns for Xenopus.
        Dev Dyn. 2009 Jun;238(6):1379-88. (1 Drs. Gilchrist and Christensen contributed equally to this work.)
  • 4. Michael J Gilchrist, Mikkel B Christensen, Richard Harland, Nicolas Pollet, James C Smith, Naoto Ueno and Nancy Papalopulu.
        Evading the Annotation Bottleneck: Using Sequence Similarity to Search Non-Sequence Gene Data.
        BMC Bioinformatics. 2008 Oct 17;9:442.
  • 5. Ebrahim S, Lawlor DA, Shlomo YB, Timpson N, Harbord R, Christensen M, Baban J, Kiessling M, Day I, Gaunt T, Davey Smith G.
        Alcohol dehydrogenase type 1C (ADH1C) variants, alcohol consumption traits, HDL-cholesterol and risk of coronary heart disease in women and men: British Women's Heart and Health Study and Caerphilly cohorts.
        Atherosclerosis. 2007 Mar 20
  • 6. Christensen, M.B., Lawlor, D.A., Gaunt, T.R., Howell, M.W., Davey Smith, G., Ebrahim, S. and Day, I.N. (2006)
        Genotype of galectin 2 (LGALS2) is associated with insulin-glucose profile in the British Women's Heart and Health Study.
        Diabetologia, 49, 673-7.
  • 7. Kralovicova, J., Christensen, M.B.and Vorechovsky, I. (2005)
       Biased exon/intron distribution of cryptic and de novo 3' splice sites. Nucleic Acids Res, 33, 4882-98.
  • 8. Timpson, N.J., Christensen, M., Lawlor, D.A., Gaunt, T.R., Day, I.N., Ebrahim, S. and Davey Smith, G. (2005)
        TAS2R38 (phenylthiocarbamide) haplotypes, coronary heart disease traits, and eating behavior in the British Women's Heart and Health Study. Am J Clin Nutr, 81, 1005-11.
  • 9. Gaunt TR, Hinks LJ, Christensen MB, Kiessling M, Day IN:
        Experience applying LightTyper methodology to human SNPs relevant to growth and cardiovascular risk. In Genetic Variance Detection: technologies for pharmacogenomics.
        Hecker K, Ed. DNA Press, 2005,

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