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People of the British Isles: preliminary analysis of genotypes and surnames in a UK-control population

Bruce Winney, Abdelhamid Boumertit, Tammy Day, Dan Davison, Chikodi Echeta, Irina Evseeva, Katarzyna Hutnik, Stephen Leslie, Kristin Nicodemus, Ellen C Royrvik, Susan Tonks, Xiaofeng Yang, James Cheshire, Paul Longley, Pablo Mateos, Alexandra Groom, Caroline Relton, D Tim Bishop, Kathryn Black, Emma Northwood Show all

European Journal of Human Genetics | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2012

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Cancer Research UK

Awarded by Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

This project was funded by the Wellcome Trust, and we would like to acknowledge Lon Cardon and David Bicknell for their help in putting the grant application together. Sorrel May and Nick Godwin helped to kick start the large-scale recruitment of volunteers, while Chris Abell, Tanefa Apekey, Carolina Bonilla, Julie Burton, John Burns, Joy Hadfield, Christopher Hand, Amanda Howe, Pat Jonas, Ciaran Kilkelly, Donald Lehman, Julie Lewis, Louise Lynagh, Shan Owens, Jan Tawn, Malcolm Taylor and Stan Urbaniak were heavily involved in recruiting. This project was supported by the Peninsula NIHR Clinical Research Facility (University of Exeter) and the Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Facility (Manchester). Finally, we would like to thank all the volunteers themselves and the many friends and colleagues who helped to recruit them.