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Robert Waterland (Rob)
Houston, Texas
Nutrition Scientist

Phone: (713) 798-0304
Fax: (713) 798-7101

1100 BATES ST
HOUSTON , TX 77030

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Comparison of sequencing-based methods to profile DNA methylation and identification of monoallelic epigenetic modifications -
Harris, R.A., Wang, T., Coarfa, C., Nagarajan, R.P., Hong, C., Downey, S.L., Johnson, B.E., Fouse, S.D., Delaney, A., Zhao, Y., Olshen, A., Ballinger, T., Zhou, X., Forsberg, K.J., Gu, J., Echipare, L., O'Geen, H., Lister, R., Pelizzola, M., Xi, Y., Epstein, C.B., Bernstein, B.E., Hawkins, R., Ren, B., Chung, W., Gu, H., Bock, C., Gnirke, A., Zhang, M.Q., Haussler, D., Ecker, J.R., Li, W., Farnham, P.J., Waterland, R., Alexander, M., Marra, M.A., Hirst, M., Milosavljevic, A., Costello, J.F. 2010. Comparison of sequencing-based methods to profile DNA methylation and identification of monoallelic epigenetic modifications. Nature Biotechnology. 28:1097-1105.
Dnmt1 deficiency promotes CAG repeat expansion in the mouse germline -
Dion, V., Lin, Y., Hubert Jr., L., Waterland, R.A., Wilson, J.H. 2008. Dnmt1 deficiency promotes CAG repeat expansion in the mouse germline. Human Molecular Genetics. 17(9):1306-1317.
Response to "Methyl donors change the germline epigenetic state of the A(vy) allele" -
Waterland, R.A., Travisano, M., Tahiliani, K.G. 2007. Response to "Methyl donors change the germline epigenetic state of the A(vy) allele". Journal of Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 21:3021-3022.
Methods of DNA methylation analysis. -
Shen, L., Waterland, R.A. 2007. Methods of DNA methylation analysis. Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care. 10(5):576-581.
Tumor suppressor gene inactivation during cadmium-induced malignant transformation of human prostate cells correlates with overexpression of de Novo DNA methyltransferase -
Benbrahim-Tallaa, L., Waterland, R.A., Dill, A.L., Webber, M.M., Waalkes, M.P. 2007. Tumor suppressor gene inactivation during cadmium-induced malignant transformation of human prostate cells correlates with overexpression of de Novo DNA methyltransferase. Environmental Health Perspectives. 115(10):1454-1459.
Diet-induced hypermethylation at agouti viable yellow is not inherited transgenerationally through the female -
Waterland, R.A., Travisano, M., Tahiliani, K.G. 2007. Diet-induced hypermethylation at agouti viable yellow is not inherited transgenerationally through the female. Journal of Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 21(12):3380-3385.
Epigenetic epidemiology of the developmental origins hypothesis -
Waterland, R.A., Michels, K.B. 2007. Epigenetic epidemiology of the developmental origins hypothesis. Annual Review of Nutrition. 27:363-388.
Maternal methyl supplements increase offspring DNA methylation at Axin Fused -
Waterland, R.A., Dolinoy, D.C., Lin, J.R., Smith, C.A., Shi, X., Tahiliani, K.G. 2006. Maternal methyl supplements increase offspring DNA methylation at axin fused. Genesis. 44(9):401-406.
MATERNAL DIETARY METHYL DONOR SUPPLEMENTATION OF "AXIN(FU)/+" MICE PREVENTS TAIL KINKS BY TAIL-SPECIFIC CPG HYPERMETHYLATION AT "AXIN(FU)" -
Waterland, R.A., Lin, J-R., Smith, C.A., Tahiliani, K. 2006. Maternal dietary methyl donor supplementation of "Axin(Fu)/+" mice prevents tail kinks by tail-specific CpG hypermethylation at "Axin(Fu)" [abstract]. The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology Conference: Advancing the Biomedical Frontier, April 1-5, 2006, San Francisco, California. 20(5):Part II, p. A1339.
Developmental establishment of epigenotype: a role for dietary fatty acids? -
Waterland, R.A., Rached, M. 2006. Developmental establishment of epigenotype: a role for dietary fatty acids? Scandinavian Journal of Food & Nutrition. 50(S2):21-26.
Epigenetic mechanisms and gastrointestinal development -
Waterland, R.A. 2006. Epigenetic mechanisms and gastrointestinal development. Journal of Pediatrics. 149(5):S137-S142.
MATERNAL GENISTEIN ALTERS COAT COLOR AND PROTECTS AVY MOUSE OFFSPRING FROM OBESITY BY MODIFYING THE FETAL EPIGENOME -
Dolinoy, D.C., Weidman, J.R., Waterland, R.A., Jirtle, R.L. 2006. Maternal genistein alters coat color and protects Avy mouse offspring from obesity by modifying the fetal epigenome. Environmental Health Perspectives. 114(4):567-572.
ASSESSING THE EFFECTS OF HIGH METHIONINE INTAKE ON DNA METHYLATION -
Waterland, R.A. 2006. Assessing the effects of high methionine intake on DNA methylation. Journal of Nutrition. 136(6 Suppl):1706S-1710S.
POST-WEANING DIETS AFFECTS GENOMIC IMPRINTING AT THE INSULIN-LIKE GROWTH FACTOR 2 (IGF2) LOCUS -
Waterland, R.A., Lin, J., Smith, C.A., Jirtle, R.L. 2006. Post-weaning diets affects genomic imprinting at the insulin-like growth factor 2 (Igf2) locus. Human Molecular Genetics. 15(5):705-716.
DOES NUTRITION DURING INFANCY AND EARLY CHILDHOOD CONTRIBUTE TO LATER OBESITY VIA METABOLIC IMPRINTING OF EPIGENETIC GENE REGULATORY MECHANISMS? -
Waterland, R. 2006. Does nutrition during infancy and early childhood contribute to later obesity via metabolic imprinting of epigenetic gene regulatory mechanisms? In: Hernell, O., Schmitz, J., editors. Feeding During Late Infancy and Early Childhood: Impact on Health. Nestle Nutrition Workshop Series Pediatric Program, Volume 56. Basel:S. Karger AG. p. 157-174.
ANALYSIS OF CPG METHYLATION IN THE KILLIFISH CYP1A PROMOTER -
Timme-Laragy, A.R., Meyer, J.N., Waterland, R.A., Giulio, R.T. 2005. Analysis of CpG methylation in the killifish CYP1A promoter. Comparative Biochemistry And Physiology - Part C: Toxicology & Pharmacology. 141(4):406-411.
NUTRITIONAL EPIGENETICS IN AXIN-FUSED (AXIN[FU])MICE: KINKY "TALES" ABOUT MOM'S DIET -
Waterland, R.A., Shi, X., Lin, J-R., Smith, C.A. 2005. Nutritional epigenetics in Axin-fused (Axin[Fu]) mice: Kinky "tales" about mom's diet [abstract]. The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology Conference. Part I(abstract 161.2):A218-A219.
MOLECULAR EVENTS ASSOCIATED WITH ARSENIC-INDUCED MALIGNANT TRANSFORMATION OF HUMAN PROSTATIC EPITHELIAL CELLS: ABERRANT GENOMIC DNA METHYLATION AND K-RAS ONCOGENE ACTIVATION -
Benbrahim-Tallaa, L., Waterland, R.A., Styblo, M., Achanzar, W.E., Webber, M.M., Waalkes, M.P. 2005. Molecular events associated with arsenic-induced malignant transformation of human prostatic epithelial cells: aberrant genomic DNA methylation and K-ras oncogene activation. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. 206:288-298.
COMMENTARY: THE GLOBAL RELEVANCE OF "BIOLOGICAL FREUDIANISM" -
Waterland, R.A. 2005. Commentary: The global relevance of "biological Freudianism". International Journal of Epidemiology. 34(1):15-17.
CRITICAL EXPERIMENTS TO DETERMINE IF EARLY NUTRITIONAL INFLUENCES ON EPIGENETIC MECHANISMS CAUSE METABOLIC IMPRINTING IN HUMANS -
Waterland, R.A. 2005. Critical experiments to determine if early nutritional influences on epigenetic mechanisms cause metabolic imprinting in humans. In:Wintour-Coghlan, E.M., Owens, J., editors. Early Life Origins of Health and Disease. Kluwer Academic Publishers. p. 1-8.
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