Dr Michael James Email
Telephone: +61 7 3362 0277
Facsimile: +61 7 3362 0101
Email: michaelJ@qimrberghofer.edu.au

Below are some of the publications Dr James has co-authored with other research staff at GenEpi. For a complete list of publications please contact Dr James.

 Chiang MC, Barysheva M, Toga AW, Medland SE, Hansell NK, James MR, McMahon KL, de Zubicaray GI, Martin NG, Wright MJ, Thompson PM: BDNF gene effects on brain circuitry replicated in 455 twins. NeuroImage 55(2):448-454, 2011 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Coventry WL, James MR, Eaves LJ, Gordon SD, Gillespie NA, Ryan L, Heath AC, Montgomery GW, Martin NG, Wray NR: Do 5HTTLPR and stress interact in risk for depression and suicidality? Item response analyses of a large sample. American journal of medical genetics. Part B, Neuropsychiatric genetics 153B(3):757-765, 2010 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Sullivan PF, de Geus EJ, Willemsen G, James MR, Smit JH, Zandbelt T, Arolt V, Baune BT, Blackwood D, Cichon S, Coventry WL, Domschke K, Farmer A, Fava M, Gordon SD, He Q, Heath AC, Heutink P, Holsboer F, Hoogendijk WJ, Hottenga JJ, Hu Y, Kohli M, Lin D, Lucae S, Macintyre DJ, Maier W, McGhee KA, McGuffin P, Montgomery GW, Muir WJ, Nolen WA, Nöthen MM, Perlis RH, Pirlo K, Posthuma D, Rietschel M, Rizzu P, Schosser A, Smit AB, Smoller JW, Tzeng JY, van Dyck R, Verhage M, Zitman FG, Martin NG, Wray NR, Boomsma DI, Penninx BW: Genome-wide association for major depressive disorder: a possible role for the presynaptic protein piccolo. Molecular Psychiatry 14:359-375, 2009 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Birley AJ, James MR, Dickson PA, Montgomery GW, Heath AC, Martin NG, Whitfield JB: ADH single nucleotide polymorphism associations with alcohol metabolism in vivo. Human Molecular Genetics 18(8):1533-1542, 2009 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Wray NR, James MR, Gordon SD, Dumenil T, Ryan L, Coventry WL, Statham DJ, Pergadia ML, Madden PA, Heath AC, Montgomery GW, Martin NG: Accurate, Large-Scale Genotyping of 5HTTLPR and Flanking Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in an Association Study of Depression, Anxiety, and Personality Measures. Biological Psychiatry 66:468-476, 2009 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Ferreira MA, Zhao ZZ, Thomsen SF, James M, Evans DM, Postmus PE, Kyvik KO, Backer V, Boomsma DI, Martin NG, Montgomery GW, Duffy DL: Association and interaction analyses of eight genes under asthma linkage peaks. Allergy 64(11):1623-1628, 2009 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Shifman S, Bhomra A, Smiley S, Wray NR, James MR, Martin NG, Hettema JM, An SS, Neale MC, van den Oord EJ, Kendler KS, Chen X, Boomsma DI, Middeldorp CM, Hottenga JJ, Slagboom PE, Flint J: A whole genome association study of Neuroticism using DNA pooling. Molecular Psychiatry 13(3):302-312, 2008 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Birley AJ, James MR, Dickson PA, Montgomery GW, Heath AC, Whitfield JB, Martin NG: Association of the gastric alcohol dehydrogenase gene ADH7 with variation in alcohol metabolism. Human Molecular Genetics 17(2):179-189, 2008 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Shekar SN, Duffy DL, Frudakis T, Montgomery GW, James MR, Sturm RA, Martin NG: Spectrophotometric methods for quantifying pigmentation in human hair-influence of MC1R genotype and environment. Photochemistry and Photobiology 84:719-726, 2008 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Wray NR, James MR, Handoko HY, Dumenil T, Lind PA, Montgomery GW, Martin NG: Association study of candidate variants from brain-derived neurotrophic factor and dystrobrevin-binding protein 1 with neuroticism, anxiety, and depression. American journal of medical genetics. Part B, Neuropsychiatric genetics 18(5):219-225, 2008 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Wray NR, James MR, Dumenil T, Handoko HY, Lind PA, Montgomery GW, Martin NG: Association study of candidate variants of COMT with neuroticism, anxiety and depression. American journal of medical genetics. Part B, Neuropsychiatric genetics 147B:1314-1318, 2008 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Wray NR, Coventry WL, James MR, Montgomery GW, Eaves LJ, Martin NG: Use of monozygotic twins to investigate the relationship between 5HTTLPR genotype, depression and stressful life events: an application of Item Response Theory. Novartis Foundation symposium 293:48-59, 2008 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Duffy DL, Montgomery GW, Chen W, Zhao ZZ, Le L, James MR, Hayward NK, Martin NG, Sturm RA: A Three-Single-Nucleotide Polymorphism haplotype in intron 1 of OCA2 explains most human eye-color variation. American Journal of Human Genetics 80(2):241-252, 2007 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Wray NR, James MR, Mah SP, Nelson M, Andrews G, Sullivan PF, Montgomery GW, Birley AJ, Braun A, Martin NG: Anxiety and Comorbid Measures Associated With PLXNA2. Archives of General Psychiatry 64(3):318-326, 2007 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Zhu G, Montgomery GW, James MR, Trent JM, Hayward NK, Martin NG, Duffy DL: A genome-wide scan for naevus count: linkage to CDKN2A and to other chromosome regions. European Journal of Human Genetics 15(1):94-102, 2007 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Hansell NK, James MR, Duffy DL, Birley AJ, Luciano M, Geffen GM, Wright MJ, Montgomery GW, Martin NG: Effect of the BDNF V166M polymorphism on working memory in healthy adolescents. Genes, Brain and Behavior 6(3):260-268, 2007 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Beaumont KA, Shekar SN, Shekar SL, Newton RA, James MR, Stow JL, Duffy DL, Sturm RA: Receptor function, dominant negative activity and phenotype correlations for MC1R variant alleles. Human Molecular Genetics 16(18):2249-2260, 2007 [PDF unavailable] [PubMed] [More...]
 Zhao ZZ, Nyholt DR, Le L, Martin NG, James MR, Treloar SA, Montgomery GW: KRAS variation and risk of endometriosis. Molecular Human Reproduction 12(11):671-676, 2006 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 James MR, Dumeni T, Stark MS, Duffy DL, Montgomery GW, Martin NG, Hayward NK: Rapid screening of 4000 individuals for germ-line variations in the BRAF gene. Clinical Chemistry 52(9):1675-1678, 2006 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Dickson PA, James MR, Heath AC, Montgomery GW, Martin NG, Whitfield JB, Birley AJ: Effects of Variation at the ALDH2 Locus on Alcohol Metabolism, Sensitivity, Consumption, and Dependence in Europeans. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research 30(7):1093-1100, 2006 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Mah S, Nelson MR, Delisi LE, Reneland RH, Markward N, James MR, Nyholt DR, Hayward N, Handoko H, Mowry B, Kammerer S, Braun A: Identification of the semaphorin receptor PLXNA2 as a candidate for susceptibility to schizophrenia. Molecular Psychiatry 11(5):471-478, 2006 [PDF unavailable] [PubMed] [More...]
 Holliday EG, Handoko HY, James MR, McGrath JJ, Nertney DA, Tirupati S, Thara R, Levinson DF, Hayward NK, Mowry BJ, Nyholt DR: Association study of the dystrobrevin-binding gene with schizophrenia in Australian and Indian samples. Twin Research and Human Genetics 9(4):531-539, 2006 [PDF unavailable] [PubMed] [More...]
 James MR, Roth RB, Shi MM, Kammerer S, Nelson MR, Stark MS, Dumenil T, Montgomery GW, Hayward NK, Martin NG, Braun A, Duffy DL: BRAF polymorphisms and risk of melanocytic neoplasia. Journal of Investigative Dermatology 125(6):1252-1258, 2005 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Dickson PA, Montgomery GW, Henders A, Campbell MJ, Martin NG, James MR: Evaluation of multiple displacement amplification in a 5 cM STR genome-wide scan. Nucleic Acids Research 33(13): 2005 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Handoko HY, Nyholt DR, Hayward NK, Nertney DA, Hannah DE, Windus LC, McCormack CM, Smith HJ, Filippich C, James MR, Mowry BJ: Separate and interacting effects within the catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) are associated with schizophrenia. Molecular Psychiatry 10(6):589-597, 2005 [PDF unavailable] [PubMed] [More...]
 Zhao ZZ, Nyholt DR, James MR, Mayne R, Treloar SA, Montgomery GW: A comparison of DNA pools constructed following whole genome amplification for two-stage SNP genotyping designs. Twin Research and Human Genetics 8(4):353-361, 2005 [PDF unavailable] [PubMed] [More...]
 Kelemen L, James M, Spurdle A, Campbell I, Chang-Claude J, Peel D, Anton-Culver H, Berchuck A, Schildkraut J, Whittemore A, McGurie V, DiCioccio RA, Duffy D, Chenevix-Trench G: BRAF polymorphisms and the risk of ovarian cancer of low malignant potential. Gynecologic oncology 97(3):807-812, 2005 [PDF unavailable] [PubMed] [More...]
 Montgomery GW, Zhao ZZ, Marsh AJ, Mayne R, Treloar SA, James M, Martin NG, Boomsma DI, Duffy DL: A deletion mutation in GDF9 in sisters with spontaneous DZ twins. Twin Research 7(6):548-555, 2004 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 Duffy DL, Box NF, Chen W, Palmer JS, Montgomery GW, James MR, Hayward NK, Martin NG, Sturm RA: Interactive effects of MC1R and OCA2 on melanoma risk phenotypes. Human Molecular Genetics 13(4):447-461, 2004 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]
 James MR, Hayward NK, Dumenil T, Montgomery GW, Martin NG, Duffy DL: Epidermal growth factor gene (EGF) polymorphism and risk of melanocytic neoplasia. Journal of Investigative Dermatology 123(4):760-762, 2004 [PDF] [PubMed] [More...]