Publications

1st period
Title Author(s) Title of the periodical or the series Number, date or frequency Publisher Place of publication Date of publication
1 Epigenetics and methylation in the rheumatic diseases. Zufferey F, Williams FM, Spector TD Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism 43/5 W.B. Saunders Ltd 15/10/2013
2 Traditional Chinese medicine and new concepts of predictive, preventive and personalized medicine in diagnosis and treatment of suboptimal health Wei Wang , Alyce Russell , Yuxiang Yan EPMA Journal, The Vol. 5/Issue 1 Springer Netherlands Netherlands 01/01/2014
3 Ethical issues in pain and omics research. Some points to start the debate Christian Compagnone, Fernanda Tagliaferri, Massimo Allegri, Guido Fanelli Croatian Medical Journal 55 Pabst Science Publishers 01/02/2014
4 Epigenetics and methylation in the rheumatic diseases Flore Zufferey , Frances M.K. Williams , Tim D. Spector Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism Vol. 43/Issue 5 W.B. Saunders Ltd United Kingdom 01/04/2014
5 Genetic predisposition to chronic pain: from evolutionary advantage to a debilitating disease spectrum? Jelle Vehof , Frances MK Williams Pain Management Vol. 4/Issue 6 Future Medicine United Kingdom 01/11/2014
6 Chronic widespread pain: clinical comorbidities and psychological correlates
Andrea Burri , Soshiro Ogata , Jelle Vehof , Frances Williams Pain Vol. 156/Issue 8 Elsevier Netherlands 01/01/2015
7 An omics investigation into chronic widespread musculoskeletal pain reveals epiandrosterone sulfate as a potential biomarker Gregory Livshits , Alexander J Macgregor , Christian Gieger , Ida Malkin , Alireza Moayyeri , Harald Grallert , Rebecca T Emeny , Tim Spector , Gabi Kastenmüller , Frances MK Williams Pain published online Elsevier Netherlands 01/01/2015
2nd period
Title Author(s) Title of the periodical or the series Number, date or frequency Publisher Place of publication Date of publication
1 A Discordant Monozygotic-Twin Approach to Potential Risk Factors for Chronic Widespread Pain in Females Andrea Burri, Genevieve Lachance, and Frances Williams Twin Research and Human Genetics 18-Feb Australian Academic Press 02/03/2015
2 Neuropathic pain as part of chronic widespread pain: environmental and genetic influences Momi SK, Fabiane SM, Lachance G, Livshits G, Williams FM. Pain Published online Elsevier 24/06/2015
3 Joint Stiffness Is Heritable and Associated with Fibrotic Conditions and Joint Replacement Frances M. Williams , Nicholas S. Kalson , Stella M. Fabiane , Derek A. Mann , David J. Deehan PLoS One Vol. 10/Issue 7 Public Library of Science United States 21/07/2015
4 Population-specific genotype imputations using minimac or IMPUTE2 Elisabeth M van Leeuwen, Alexandros Kanterakis, Patrick Deelen, Mathijs V Kattenberg, The Genome of the Netherlands Consortium, P Eline Slagboom, Paul I W de Bakker, Cisca Wijmenga, Morris A Swertz, Dorret I Boomsma, Cornelia M van Duijn, Lennart C Karssen, Jouke Jan Hottenga Nature Protocols Vol. 10/Issue 9 Nature Publishing Group United Kingdom 30/07/2015
5 ISSLS Prize Winner: Vertebral Endplate (Modic) Change is an Independent Risk Factor for Episodes of Severe and Disabling Low Back Pain Määttä JH, Wadge S, MacGregor A, Karppinen J, Williams FM. Spine 40(15) Lippincott Williams and Wilkins 01/08/2015
6 Non-additive genome-wide association scan reveals a new gene associated with habitual coffee consumption Nicola Pirastu , Maarten Kooyman , Antonietta Robino , Ashley van der Spek , Luciano Navarini , Najaf Amin , Lennart C. Karssen , Cornelia M Van Duijn , Paolo Gasparini Scientific Reports Vol. 6 Nature Publishing Group United Kingdom 25/08/2016
7 The GenABEL Project for statistical genomics Lennart C. Karssen , Cornelia M. van Duijn , Yurii S. Aulchenko F1000Research Vol. 5 F1000 Research Ltd  United Kingdom 01/01/2016
8 The Association Between Glycosylation of Immunoglobulin G and Hypertension Youxin Wang , Lucija Klarić , Xinwei Yu , Kujtim Thaqi , Jing Dong , Mislav Novokmet , Jim Wilson , Ozren Polasek , Youqin Liu , Jasminka Krištić , Siqi Ge , Maja Pučić-Baković , Lijuan Wu , Yong Zhou , Ivo Ugrina , Manshu Song , Jie Zhang , Xiuhua Guo , Qiang Zeng , Igor Rudan , Harry Campbell , Yurii Aulchenko , Gordan Lauc , Wei Wang Medicine; analytical reviews of general medicine, neurology, psychiatry, dermatology, and pediatries Vol. 95/Issue 17 Lippincott Williams and Wilkins United States 01/01/2016
9 Personalised medicine in modern radiology, neurology, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, anaesthesiology,physical medicine and  rehabilitation and paediatrics: model of St. Catherine’s Hospital Karlo Houra, Darko Perović, Damir Hudetz, Andrej Radić, Eduard Rod, Igor Borić, Renata Prpić Vučković, Ira Skok, Darija Granec, Ivan Mikula, Andrea Skelin, Gordan Lauc, Vedrana Škaro, Dragan Primorac Paediatria Croatica, Supplement 60/1 Children’s Hospital Zagreb 29/03/2016
10 A Genome-Wide Association Study in isolated populations reveals new genes associated to common food likings Nicola Pirastu , Maarten Kooyman , Michela Traglia , Antonietta Robino , Sara M. Willems , Giorgio Pistis , Najaf Amin , Cinzia Sala , Lennart C. Karssen , Cornelia Van Duijn , Daniela Toniolo , Paolo Gasparini Reviews in Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders 1 Springer Netherlands Netherlands 30/04/2016
11 Using omics in chronic pain conditions to delineate mechanisms and provide new therapeutic strategies Maxim B Freidin , Gordan Lauc , Massimo Allegri , Dragan Primorac , Frances MK Williams Pain Management Vol. 6/Issue 3 Future Medicine United Kingdom 01/05/2016
12 The Association Between Low Back Pain and Composition of IgG Glycome Maxim B. Freidin , Toma Keser , Ivan Gudelj , Jerko Štambuk , Dunja Vučenović , Massimo Allegri , Tamara Pavić , Mirna Šimurina , Stella M. Fabiane , Gordan Lauc , Frances M. K. Williams Scientific Reports Vol. 6 Nature Publishing Group United Kingdom 27/05/2016
13 Quantitative genetics of circulating Dickkopf-related protein 1 (DKK1) in community-based sample of UK twins J. Prakash , F. M. K. Williams , S. Trofimov , G. Surdulescu , T. Spector , G. Livshits Osteoporosis International Vol. 27/Issue 6 Springer London United Kingdom 01/06/2016
14 Does type 2 diabetes mellitus promote intervertebral disc degeneration? Prakash J, Williams FM, Trofimov S, Surdulescu G, Spector T, Livshits G European Spine Journal 25 Springer Verlag 06/06/2016
15 Does a research group increase impact on the scientific community or general public discussion? Alternative metric-based evaluation. De Gregori M, Scotti V, De Silvestri A, Curti M, Fanelli G, Allegri M, Schatman ME Journal of Pain Research 9 Dove Medical Press Ltd. 11/07/2016
16 Past, Present, and Future of Informed Consent in Pain and Genomics Research: Challenges Facing Global Medical Community Christian Compagnone , Michael E. Schatman , Richard L. Rauck , Jan Van Zundert , Monika Kraus , Dragan Primorac , Frances Williams , Massimo Allegri , Gloria Saccani Jordi , Guido Fanelli Pain Practice Epub ahead of print Blackwell Publishing United Kingdom 01/08/2016
17 Mechanisms of disease: The human N-glycome Gordan Lauc , Marija Pezer , Igor Rudan , Harry Campbell Biochimica et Biophysica Acta – General Subjects Vol. 1860/Issue 8 Elsevier Netherlands 01/08/2016
18 Changes in total plasma and serum N-glycome composition and patient-controlled analgesia after major abdominal surgery Ivan Gudelj , Marco Baciarello , Ivo Ugrina , Manuela De Gregori , Valerio Napolioni , Pablo M. Ingelmo , Dario Bugada , Simona De Gregori , Lovorka Đerek , Maja Pučić-Baković , Mislav Novokmet , Olga Gornik , Gloria Saccani Jotti , Tiziana Meschi , Gordan Lauc , Massimo Allegri Scientific Reports Vol. 6 Nature Publishing Group United Kingdom 09/08/2016
19 CollapsABEL: an R library for detecting compound heterozygote alleles in genome-wide association studies Kaiyin Zhong , Lennart C. Karssen , Manfred Kayser , Fan Liu BMC Bioinformatics Vol. 17/Issue 1 BioMed Central United Kingdom 01/04/2016
3rd period
Title Author(s) Title of the periodical or the series Number, date or frequency Publisher Place of publication Date of publication
1 Epigenetic Signatures of Cigarette Smoking Roby Joehanes , Allan C. Just , Riccardo E. Marioni , Luke C. Pilling , Lindsay M. Reynolds , et al Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics Epub ahead of print Lippincott Williams and Wilkins United States 20/09/2016
2 ‘Omics’ biomarkers associated with chronic low back pain: protocol of a retrospective longitudinal study Massimo Allegri, Manuela De Gregori, Cristina E Minella, Catherine Klersy, Wei Wang, Moira Sim, Christian Gieger, Judith Manz, Iain K Pemberton,Jane MacDougall, Frances MK Williams, Jan Van Zundert, Klaas Buyse, Gordan Lauc, Ivan Gudelj, Dragan Primorac, Andrea Skelin,Yurii S Aulchenko, Lennart C Karssen, Leonardo Kapural, Richard Rauck, Guido Fanelli, on behalf of the PainOMICS Group BMJ Open group.bmj.com Italy 24/10/2016
3 The serum concentrations of leptin and MCP-1 independently predict low back pain duration Giuseppe Lippi, Concetta Dagostino, Ruggero Buonocore, Rosalia Aloe, Chiara Bonaguri, Guido Fanelli and Massimo Allegri Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine 55(9) Italy 02/01/2017 or 28/08/2017
4 Validation of standard operating procedures in a multicenter retrospective study to identify -omics biomarkers for chronic low back pain. C. Dagostino, M. De Gregori, C. Gieger, J. Manz, I. Gudelj, G. Lauc, L. Divizia, W.i Wang, M. Sim, I. K. Pemberton, J. MacDougall, F. Williams, J. V. Zundert, D. Primorac, Y. Aulchenko, L. Kapural, M. Allegri, on behalf of the Pain-OMICS Group PLoS ONE 12(5) Italy 01/05/2017