Research Publications

Housman G, Havill LM, Quillen EE, Comuzzie AG, Stone AC. Assessment of DNA methylation patterns in the bone and cartilage of a nonhuman primate model of osteoarthritis. Cartilage. In press.

Kos MZ, Carless MA, Peralta J, Curran JE, Quillen EE, Almeida MAA, Blackburn A, Blondell L, Roalf DR,  Pogue-Geile MF, Gur RC, Göring HHH, Nimgaonkar V, Gur RE, Almasy L. Exome sequences of multiplex, multigenerational families reveal schizophrenia risk loci with potential implications for neurocognitive performance. Neuropsychiatric Genetics. 2017; 174 (8): 817-827. PMCID:  PMC5760172

Quillen EE, Blangero J, Almasy L. (2016) . A variance component method for integrated pathway analysis of gene expression data. BMC Proceedings. 10(Suppl 7):29. PMCID: PMC5133490

Quillen EE. (2015) The evolution of tanning needs its day in the sun. Human Biology. 87(4):360. PMID: 27737586

Hodgson JA, Pickrell JK, Pearson LN, Quillen EE, Prista A, Rocha J, Soodyall H, Shriver MD, Perry GH.  (2014) Natural selection for the Duffy-null allele in the recently admixed people of Madagascar. Proceedings of the Royal Society: Part B. 281: 20140930. PMCID: PMC4100512

Quillen EE, Voruganti VS, Chittoor G, Rubicz R, Peralta JM, Almeida MAA, Kent JW, Diego VP, Dyer, TD, Comuzzi AG, Gӧring HHH, Duggirala R, Almasy L, Blangero J. (2014) Evaluation of estimated genetic values and their application to genome-wide investigation of systolic blood pressure. BMC Proceedings  8(Suppl 1):S66-70. PMCID: PMC4143678

Kos MZ, Glahn DC, Carless MA, Olvera R, McKay DR, Quillen EE, Gelernter J, Kent JW, Dyer TD, Gӧring HHH, Curran JE, Duggirala R, Blangero J, Almasy L. (2014) Novel QTL at chromosome 6p22 for alcohol consumption: Implications for the genetic liability of alcohol use disorders. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics. 165:294-302. PMCID: PMC4172449

Claes P, Liberton DK, Daniels K, Rosana K, Quillen EE, Pearson LN, McEvoy B, Bauchet M, Zaidi AA, Yao W, Tang H, Barsh GS, Absher DM, Puts DA, Rocha J, Beleza S, Pereira RW, Baynum G, Suetens P, Vandermeulen D, Wagner JK, Boster JS, Shriver MD. (2014) Modeling 3D facial shape from DNA. PLoS Genetics. 10(3): e1004224. PMCID: PMC3961191

Quillen EE, Chen X-D, Almasy L, Yang F, He H, Li X, Wang X-Y, Liu T-Q, Deng H-W, Kranzler HR, Gelernter J. (2014) ALDH2 is the major genetic determinant of “daily maximum drinks” in a GWAS study of an isolated rural Chinese sample. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics 165:103-110. PMCID: PMC4149216

Swiatoniowski AK, Quillen EE, Shriver MD, Jablonski NG. (2013) Comparing von Luschan skin color tiles and modern spectrophotometry for measuring human skin pigmentation. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 151:325-330. PMID: 23633083

Quillen EE, Bauchet M, Bigham AW, Delgado-Burbano ME, Faust FX, Klimentidis YC, Mao X, Stoneking M, and Shriver MD. (2012) OPRM1 and EGFR contribute to skin pigmentation differences between Indigenous Americans and Europeans. Human Genetics 131:1073-1080. PMID: 22198722

Quillen EE, Rainwater DL, Dyer TD, Carless MA, Curran JE, Johnson MP, Gӧring HHH, Cole SA, Rutherford S, MacCluer JW, Moses EK, Blangero J, Almasy L, Mahaney MC. (2012) Novel associations of nonstructural loci with paraoxonase activity. Journal of Lipids 2012: 1-7. PMCID: PMC3345224

Quillen EE and Shriver MD. (2011) Unpacking human evolution to find the genetic determinants of human skin pigmentation. Journal of  Investigative Dermatology 131: E5–E7. PMID: 22094403

Quillen EE, Guiltinan JS, Beleza S, Rocha J, Pereira RW, Shriver MD. (2011) Iris texture traits show associations with iris color and genomic ancestry. American Journal of Human Biology. 23:567-569. PMID: 21630365

Bauchet M, McEvoy B, Pearson LN, Quillen EE, Sarkisian T, Hovhannesyan K, Deka R, Bradley DG, Shriver MD. (2007) Measuring European population stratification with microarray genotype data. American Journal of Human Genetics 80: 948-56. PMCID: PMC1852743

Quillen EE, Haslam GC, Samra HS, Amani-Taleshi D, Knight JA, Wyatt DE, Bishop SC, Colvert KK, Richter ML, Kitos PA. (2006) Ecto-adenylate kinase and plasma membrane ATP synthase activities of human vascular endothelial cells. Journal of Biochemistry 281:20728-37. PMID: 16714292

Contributed Articles

Quillen, EE (2018). Dominance and Recessivity. In The International Encyclopedia of Biological Anthropology, Wenda Trevathan (ed).  John Wiley and Sons, Inc. (In press).

Quillen, EE (2018). Genetic code. In The International Encyclopedia of Biological Anthropology, Wenda Trevathan (ed).  John Wiley and Sons, Inc. (In press).

Quillen EE, Glahn DC, Almasy L. (2016) The strategy and utility of the endophenotype approach to psychiatric genetics. In Cognitive and Behavioral Phenotypes: New Trends for Research, Classification and Diagnosis in Neuropsychology and Psychiatr,. SL Santangelo and V Jagaroo (Eds.). New York, NY: Springer.

Quillen EE and Shriver MD. (2008) SLC24A5: exchanging genetic and biochemical knowledge. Pigment Cell and Melanoma Research 21:344-5. PMID: 18397209