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Dr Nicholas Timpson

Dr Nicholas Timpson

Dr Nicholas Timpson
BA(Oxon), MSc(Oxon), PhD(Bristol), PGCHE

Reader in Genetic Epidemiology

Office Room OS16
Oakfield House,
Oakfield Grove, Clifton BS8 2BN
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Summary

Recent publications

  • Benyamin, B, St Pourcain, B, Davis, O, Davies, G, Hansell, N, Brion, M-J, Kirkpatrick, R, Cents, R, Franic, S, Miller, M, Haworth, C, Meaburn, E, Price, T, Evans, D, Timpson, N, Kemp, J, Ring, S, McArdle, W, Medland, S, WTCCC2, +WTCCC, authors, +, Smith, GD, Deary, I, Plomin, R & Visscher, P 2014, ‘Childhood intelligence is heritable, highly polygenic and associated with FNBP1L. Molecular Psychiatry, vol 19., pp. 253-258
  • Kemp, JP, Sayers, A, Paternoster, L, Evans, DM, Deere, K, St Pourcain, B, Timpson, NJ, Ring, SM, Lorentzon, M, Lehtimaki, T, Eriksson, J, Kahonen, M, Raitakari, O, Laaksonen, M, Sievanen, H, Viikari, J, Lyytikainen, L-P, Smith, GD, Fraser, WD, Vandenput, L, Ohlsson, C & Tobias, JH 2014, ‘Does bone resorption stimulate periosteal expansion ? A cross sectional analysis of Beta-C-telopeptides of type I collagen (CTX), genetic markers of the RANKL pathway, and periosteal circumference as measured by pQCT’. Am J Bone Miner Research, vol 29., pp. 1015-1024
  • St Pourcain, B, Skuse, DH, Mandy, WP, Wang, K, Hakonarson, H, Timpson, NJ, Evans, DM, Kemp, JP, Ring, SM, McArdle, WL, Golding, J & Smith, GD 2014, ‘Variability in the common genetic architecture of social-communication spectrum phenotypes during childhood and adolescence’. Molecular autism, vol 5., pp. 18
  • Hardman, CA, Rogers, PJ, Timpson, NJ & Munafo, MR 2014, ‘Lack of association between DRD2 and OPRM1 genotypes and adiposity’. Internat. J. Obesity, vol 38., pp. 730-736
  • Richmond, RC, Smith, GD, Ness, AR, Hoed, Md, McMahon, G & Timpson, NJ 2014, ‘Assessing Causality in the Association between Child Adiposity and Physical Activity Levels: A Mendelian Randomization Analysis’. PloS Medicine, vol 11.
  • Brandler, WM, Morris, AP, Evans, DM, Scerri, TS, Kemp, JP, Timpson, NJ, St Pourcain, B, Smith, GD, Ring, SM, Stein, J, Monaco, AP, Talcott, JB, Fisher, SE, Webber, C & Paracchini, S 2013, ‘Common Variants in Left/Right Asymmetry Genes and Pathways Are Associated with Relative Hand Skill’. PLoS Genetics, vol 9.
  • Cousminer, DL, Berry, DJ, Timpson, NJ, Ang, W, Thiering, E, Byrne, EM, Taal, HR, Huikari, V, Bradfield, JP, Kerkhof, M, Groen-Blokhuis, MM, Kreiner-Moller, E, Marinelli, M, Holst, C, Leinonen, JT, Perry, JRB, Surakka, I, Pietilainen, O, Kettunen, J, Anttila, V, Kaakinen, M, Sovio, U, Pouta, A, Das, S, Lagou, V, Power, C, Prokopenko, I, Evans, DM, Kemp, JP, St Pourcain, B, Ring, S, Palotie, A, Kajantie, E, Osmond, C, Lehtimaki, T, Viikari, JS, Kahonen, M, Warrington, NM, Lye, SJ, Palmer, LJ, Tiesler, CMT, Flexeder, C, Montgomery, GW, Medland, SE, Hofman, A, Hakonarson, H, Guxens, M, Bartels, M, Salomaa, V, Murabito, JM, Kaprio, J, Sorensen, TIA, Ballester, F, Bisgaard, H, Boomsma, DI, Koppelman, GH, Grant, SFA, Jaddoe, VWV, Martin, NG, Heinrich, J, Pennell, CE, Raitakari, OT, Eriksson, JG, Smith, GD, Hypponen, E, Jarvelin, M-R, McCarthy, MI, Ripatti, S, Widen, E, & 2013, ‘Genome-wide association and longitudinal analyses reveal genetic loci linking pubertal height growth, pubertal timing and childhood adiposity’. Human Molecular Genetics, vol 22., pp. 2735-2747
  • Cheng, C-Y, Schache, M, Ikram, MK, Young, TL, Guggenheim, JA, Vitart, V, MacGregor, S, Verhoeven, VJM, Barathi, VA, Liao, J, Hysi, PG, Bailey-Wilson, JE, St Pourcain, B, Kemp, JP, McMahon, G, Timpson, NJ, Evans, DM, Montgomery, GW, Mishra, A, Wang, YX, Wang, JJ, Rochtchina, E, Polasek, O, Wright, AF, Amin, N, Leeuwen, EMv, Wilson, JF, Pennell, CE, Duijn, CMv, Jong, PTVMd, Vingerling, JR, Zhou, X, Chen, P, Li, R, Tay, W-T, Zheng, Y, Chew, M, Burdon, KP, Craig, JE, Iyengar, SK, Igo, RP, Lass, JH, Chew, EY, Haller, T, Mihailov, E, Metspalu, A, Wedenoja, J, Simpson, CL, Wojciechowski, R, Hoehn, R, Mirshahi, A, Zeller, T, Pfeiffer, N, Lackner, KJ, Bettecken, T, Meitinger, T, Oexle, K, Pirastu, M, Portas, L, Nag, A, Williams, KM, Yonova-Doing, E, Klein, R, Klein, BE, Hosseini, SM, Paterson, AD, Makela, K-M, Lehtimaki, T, Kahonen, M, Raitakari, O, Yoshimura, N, Matsuda, F, Chen, LJ, Pang, CP, Yip, SP, Yap, MKH, Meguro, A, Mizuki, N, Inoko, H, Foster, PJ, Zhao, JH, Vithana, E, Tai, E-S, Fan, Q, Xu, L, Campbell, H, Fleck, B, Rudan, I, Aung, T, Hofman, A, Uitterlinden, AG, Bencic, G, Khor, C-C, Forward, H, Parssinen, O, Mitchell, P, Rivadeneira, F, Hewitt, AW, Williams, C, Oostra, BA, Teo, Y-Y, Hammond, CJ, Stambolian, D, Mackey, DA, Klaver, CCW, Wong, T-Y, Saw, S-M, Baird, PN, , , & 2013, ‘Nine Loci for Ocular Axial Length Identified through Genome-wide Association Studies, Including Shared Loci with Refractive Error’. European Journal of Human Genetics, vol 93., pp. 264-277
  • Bonilla, C, Gilbert, R, Kemp, JP, Timpson, NJ, Evans, DM, Donovan, JL, Hamdy, FC, Neal, DE, Fraser, WD, Smith, GD, Lewis, SJ, Lathrop, M, Martin, RM & Gilbert, R 2013, ‘Using Genetic Proxies for Lifecourse Sun Exposure to Assess the Causal Relationship of Sun Exposure with Circulating Vitamin D and Prostate Cancer Risk’. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, vol 22., pp. 597-606
  • Horikoshi, M, Yaghootkar, H, Mook-Kanamori, DO, Sovio, U, Taal, HR, Hennig, BJ, Bradfield, JP, St Pourcain, B, Evans, DM, Charoen, P, Kaakinen, M, Cousminer, DL, Lehtimäki, T, Kreiner-Møller, E, Warrington, NM, Bustamante, M, Feenstra, B, Berry, DJ, Thiering, E, Pfab, T, Barton, SJ, Shields, BM, Kerkhof, M, Leeuwen, EMv, Fulford, AJ, Kutalik, Z, Zhao, JH, Hoed, Md, Mahajan, A, Lindi, V, Goh, L-K, Hottenga, J-J, Wu, Y, Raitakari, OT, Harder, MN, Meirhaeghe, A, Ntalla, I, Salem, RM, Jameson, KA, Zhou, K, Monies, DM, Lagou, V, Kirin, M, Heikkinen, J, Adair, LS, Alkuraya, FS, Al-Odaib, A, Amouyel, P, Andersson, EA, Bennett, AJ, Blakemore, AIF, Buxton, JL, Dallongeville, J, Das, S, Geus, EJCd, Estivill, X, Flexeder, C, Froguel, P, Geller, F, Godfrey, KM, Gottrand, F, Groves, CJ, Hansen, T, Hirschhorn, JN, Hofman, A, Hollegaard, MV, Hougaard, DM, Hyppönen, E, Inskip, HM, Isaacs, A, Jørgensen, T, Kanaka-Gantenbein, C, Kemp, JP, Kiess, W, Kilpeläinen, TO, Klopp, N, Knight, BA, Kuzawa, CW, McMahon, G, Newnham, JP, Niinikoski, H, Oostra, BA, Pedersen, L, Postma, DS, Ring, SM, Rivadeneira, F, Robertson, NR, Sebert, S, Simell, O, Slowinski, T, Tiesler, CMT, Tönjes, A, Vaag, A, Viikari, JS, Vink, JM, Vissing, NH, Wareham, NJ, Willemsen, G, Witte, DR, Zhang, H, Zhao, J, Wilson, JF, Stumvoll, M, Prentice, AM, Meyer, BF, Pearson, ER, Boreham, CAG, Cooper, C, Gillman, MW, Dedoussis, GV, Moreno, LA, Pedersen, O, Saarinen, M, Mohlke, KL, Boomsma, DI, Saw, S-M, Lakka, TA, Körner, A, Loos, RJF, Ong, KK, Vollenweider, P, Duijn, CMv, Koppelman, GH, Hattersley, AT, Holloway, JW, Hocher, B, Heinrich, J, Power, C, Melbye, M, Guxens, M, Pennell, CE, Bønnelykke, K, Bisgaard, H, Eriksson, JG, Widén, E, Hakonarson, H, Uitterlinden, AG, Pouta, A, Lawlor, DA, Smith, GD, Frayling, TM, McCarthy, MI, Grant, SFA, Jaddoe, VWV, Jarvelin, M-R, Timpson, NJ, Prokopenko, I, Freathy, RM & 2013, ‘New loci associated with birth weight identify genetic links between intrauterine growth and adult height and metabolism’. Nature genetics, vol 45., pp. 76-82

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