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2016 Regional heritability mapping method helps explain missing heritability of blood lipid traits in isolated populations. Shirali, M, Pong-Wong, R, Navarro, P, Knott, S, Hayward, C, Vitart, V, Rudan, I, Campbell, H, Hastie, N, Wright, A & Haley, C. Heredity, vol 116, pp. 323–328. DOI: 10.1038/hdy.2015.107

2015 Variation and covariation in strongyle infection in East African shorthorn zebu calves. Callaby, R, Hanotte, O, Conradie van Wyk, I, Kiara, H, Toye, P, Mbole-Kariuki, M, Jennings, A, Thumbi, S, Coetzer, J, Bronsvoort, M, Knott, S, Woolhouse, M & Kruuk, L. Parasitology, vol 142, no. 3, pp 499-511. DOI: 10.1017/S0031182014001498

2014 Prediction of intramuscular fat levels in Texel lamb loins using X-ray computed tomography scanning. Clelland, N, Bunger, L, McLean, K, Conington, J,  Maltin, C, Knott, S & Lambe, N. Meat Science, vol 98, no. 2, pp. 263–271. DOI: 10.1016/j.meatsci.2014.06.004

2014 Effect of the Texel muscling QTL (TM-QTL) on spine characteristics in purebred Texel lambs. Donaldson, C, Lambe, N, Maltin, C, Knott, S & Bunger, L. Small Ruminant Research, vol 117, no. 1, pp. 34-40. DOI: 10.1016/j.smallrumres.2013.11.020

2014 Using Haplotype Mapping to Uncover the Missing Heritability: A Simulation Study. Shirali, M, Pong-Wong, R, Knott, S, Hayward, C, Vitart, V, Rudan, I, Campbell, H, Hastie, N, Wright, A, Navarro, P & Haley, C. In proceedings of the 10th World Congress in Ganetics Applied to Livestock Production.

2013 Genetic linkage analysis identifies Pas1 as the common locus modulating lung tumorigenesis and acute inflammatory response in mice. Galvan, A, Cabrera, W, Vorraro, F, Jensen, JR, Borrego, A, Starobinas, N, Ribeiro, OG, De Franco, M, Knott, S, Dragani, TA, Manenti, G & Ibanez, OCM. Genes and Immunity, vol 14, no. 8, pp. 512-517. DOI: 10.1038/gene.2013.49

2013 Comparative analysis of quantitative trait loci for body weight, growth rate and growth curve parameters from 3 to 72 weeks of age in female chickens of a broiler-layer cross. Podisi, BK, Knott, SA, Burt, DW & Hocking, PM. BMC Genetics, vol 14, no. 1, 22. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2156-14-22

2013 An Evolutionary Perspective on Epistasis and the Missing Heritability. Hemani, G, Knott, S & Haley, C. PLoS Genetics, vol 9, no. 2, e1003295., 10.1371/journal.pgen.1003295

2013 Between- and within-breed variations of spine characteristics in sheep. Donaldson, CL, Lambe, NR, Maltin, CA, Knott, S & Bunger, L. Journal of Animal Science, vol 91, no. 2, pp. 995-1004. DOI: 10.2527/jas.2012-5456

2013 CloudQTL: Evolving a bioinformatics application into the clouds. Allen, J, Scott, D, Illingworth, M, Dobrezlecki, B, Virdee, D, Thorn, S & Knott, S. EGI Community Forum 2013 (EGICF13), Manchester, United Kingdom, 8/04/13 - 12/04/13