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Researcher: Polanowski, AM (Ms Andrea Polanowski)

Fields of Research

Cancer Genetics
Immunological and Bioassay Methods
Probability Theory
Ecological Applications
Oncology and Carcinogenesis
Epigenetics (incl. Genome Methylation and Epigenomics)

Research Objectives

Cancer and Related Disorders
Nervous System and Disorders
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments
Expanding Knowledge in Economics
Human Diagnostics

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A role for integrin alpha 2 in familial prostate cancer susceptibility; kConFab: Familial Aspects of Cancer: Research and Practice
Age estimation in a long-lived seabird (Ardenna tenuirostris) using DNA methylation-based biomarkers; Molecular Ecology Resources
Comparing genotyping algorithms for Illumina's Infinium whole-genome SNP BeadChips; BMC Bioinformatics
Identification of a prostate cancer susceptibility gene on chromosome 5p13q12 associated with risk of both familial and sporadic disease; European Journal of Human Genetics
Identification of seven new prostate cancer susceptibility loci through a genome-wide association study; Nature Genetics
Melanocortin 1 receptor genotype, past environmental sun exposure, and risk of multiple sclerosis; Neurology
Methylation of the ITGA2 promoter in Prostate Cancer; Epigenetics Conference
Past environmental sun exposure and risk of multiple sclerosis: a role for the Cdx-2 Vitamin D receptor variant in this interaction ; Multiple Sclerosis
Prostate Cancer Sun Exposure and Genes Modifying Risk; 11th International Congress of Human Genetics
Prostate Cancer: Sun Exposure and Genes Modifying Risk; American Society of Human Genetics Conference
Regulation of the ITGA2 gene by epigenetic mechanisms in prostate cancer; The Prostate
Saliva-Derived DNA Performs Well in Large-Scale, High-Density Single-Nucleotide Polymorphism Microarray Studies; Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention
Sequence variants of α-methylacyl-CoA racemase are associated with prostate cancer risk: A replication study in an ethnically homogeneous population; The Prostate

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision