Publications

Dense genotyping of immune-related disease regions identifies nine new risk loci for primary sclerosing cholangitis.

Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is a severe liver disease of unknown etiology leading to fibrotic destruction of the bile ducts …

Host-microbe interactions have shaped the genetic architecture of inflammatory bowel disease

Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, the two common forms of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), affect over 2.5 million people …

Meta-analysis identifies 29 additional ulcerative colitis risk loci, increasing the number of confirmed associations to 47

Genome-wide association studies and candidate gene studies in ulcerative colitis have identified 18 susceptibility loci. We conducted a …

Genome-wide meta-analysis increases to 71 the number of confirmed Crohn's disease susceptibility loci

We undertook a meta-analysis of six Crohn’s disease genome-wide association studies (GWAS) comprising 6,333 affected individuals …

Common variants at five new loci associated with early-onset inflammatory bowel disease

The inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are common causes of morbidity in children and young …