• 2017

    1) Curtis, E. M., Murray, R., Titcombe, P., Cook, E., Clarke-Harris, R., Costello, P., et al. (2017). “Perinatal DNA Methylation at CDKN2A Is Associated With Offspring Bone Mass: Findings From the Southampton Women’s Survey.” Journal of Bone and Mineral Research.

    2) Lillycrop, K., Murray, R., Cheong, C., Teh, A. L., Clarke-Harris, R., Barton, S., et al. (2017). “ANRIL Promoter DNA Methylation: A Perinatal Marker for Later Adiposity.” EBioMedicine 19(pp 60-72).

    3) Moon, R. J., Harvey, N. C., Cooper, C., D’Angelo, S., Curtis, E. M., Crozier, S. R., et al. (2017). “Response to antenatal cholecalciferol supplementation is associated with common vitamin D related genetic variants.” Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism 29: 29.


    1) Barton, S. J., Mosquera, M., Cleal, J. K., Fuller, A. S., Crozier, S. R., Cooper, C., et al. (2016). “Relation of FTO gene variants to fetal growth trajectories: Findings from the Southampton Women’s survey.” Placenta 38: 100-106.

    2) Dizier, M. H., Nadif, R., Margaritte-Jeannin, P., Barton, S. J., Sarnowski, C., Gagne-Ouellet, V., et al. (2016). “Interaction between the DNAH9 gene and early smoke exposure in bronchial hyperresponsiveness.” European Respiratory Journal 47(4): 1072-1081.

    3) Murray, R., Bryant, J., Titcombe, P., Barton, S. J., Inskip, H., Harvey, N. C., et al. (2016). “DNA methylation at birth within the promoter of ANRIL predicts markers of cardiovascular risk at 9 years.” Clinical Epigenetics 8(1).


    1) Cleal, J. K., Day, P. E., Simner, C. L., Barton, S. J., Mahon, P. A., Inskip, H. M., et al. (2015). “Placental amino acid transport may be regulated by maternal vitamin D and vitamin D-binding protein: results from the Southampton Women’s Survey.” British Journal of Nutrition 113(12): 1903-1910.

    2) Huang, R. C., Garratt, E. S., Pan, H., Wu, Y., Davis, E. A., Barton, S. J., et al. (2015). “Genome-wide methylation analysis identifies differentially methylated CpG loci associated with severe obesity in childhood.” Epigenetics: Official Journal of the DNA Methylation Society 10(11): 995-1005.

    3) Lillycrop, K. A., Costello, P. M., Teh, A. L., Murray, R. J., Clarke-Harris, R., Barton, S. J., et al. (2015). “Association between perinatal methylation of the neuronal differentiation regulator HES1 and later childhood neurocognitive function and behaviour.” International Journal of Epidemiology 44(4): 1263-1276.

    4) Paternoster, L., Standl, M., Waage, J., Baurecht, H., Hotze, M., Strachan, D. P., et al. (2015). “Multi-ancestry genome-wide association study of 21,000 cases and 95,000 controls identifies new risk loci for atopic dermatitis.” Nature Genetics 47(12): 1449-1456.

    5) Qi, Q., Downer, M. K., Kilpelainen, T. O., Taal, H. R., Barton, S. J., Ntalla, I., et al. (2015). “Dietary Intake, FTO Genetic Variants, and Adiposity: A Combined Analysis of Over 16,000 Children and Adolescents.” Diabetes 64(7): 2467-2476.


    1) Abdelmotelb, A. M., Rose-Zerilli, M. J., Barton, S. J., Holgate, S. T., Walls, A. F. and Holloway, J. W. (2014). “Alpha-tryptase gene variation is associated with levels of circulating IgE and lung function in asthma.” Clinical & Experimental Allergy 44(6): 822-830.

    2) Elks, C. E., Heude, B., de Zegher, F., Barton, S. J., Clement, K., Inskip, H. M., et al. (2014). “Associations between genetic obesity susceptibility and early postnatal fat and lean mass: an individual participant meta-analysis.” JAMA Pediatrics 168(12): 1122-1130.

    3) Patel, H. P., Al-Shanti, N., Davies, L. C., Barton, S. J., Grounds, M. D., Tellam, R. L., et al. (2014). “Lean mass, muscle strength and gene expression in community dwelling older men: findings from the Hertfordshire Sarcopenia Study (HSS).” Calcified Tissue International 95(4): 308-316.

    4) Teh, A. L., Pan, H., Chen, L., Ong, M. L., Dogra, S., Wong, J., et al. (2014). “The effect of genotype and in utero environment on interindividual variation in neonate DNA methylomes.” Genome Research 24(7): 1064-1074.

    5) van der Valk, R. J., Kreiner-Moller, E., Kooijman, M. N., Guxens, M., Stergiakouli, E., Saaf, A., et al. (2014). “A novel common variant in DCST2 is associated with length in early life and height in adulthood.” Human Molecular Genetics.


    1) Barton, S. J., Crozier, S. R., Lillycrop, K. A., Godfrey, K. M. and Inskip, H. M. (2013). “Correction of unexpected distributions of P values from analysis of whole genome arrays by rectifying violation of statistical assumptions.” BMC.Genomics 14: 161.

    2) Horikoshi, M., Yaghootkar, H., Mook-Kanamori, D. O., Sovio, U., Taal, H. R., Hennig, B. J., et al. (2013). “New loci associated with birth weight identify genetic links between intrauterine growth and adult height and metabolism.” Nat.Genet. 45(1): 76-82.


    1) Pan, H., Chen, L., Dogra, S., Teh, A. L., Tan, J. H., Lim, Y. I., et al. (2012). “Measuring the methylome in clinical samples: improved processing of the Infinium Human Methylation450 BeadChip Array.” Epigenetics. 7: 1173-1187.

    2) Shaw, E. C., Hanby, A. M., Wheeler, K., Shaaban, A. M., Poller, D., Barton, S., et al. (2012). “Observer agreement comparing the use of virtual slides with glass slides in the pathology review component of the POSH breast cancer cohort study.” J.Clin.Pathol. 65: 403-408.

    3) Tulah, A. S., Beghe, B., Barton, S. J., Holloway, J. W. and Sayers, I. (2012). “Leukotriene B4 receptor locus gene characterisation and association studies in asthma.” BMC Med.Genet. 13: 110.