Palmer, Colin

Professor, Associate Dean for Research

  • 39927 Citations
  • 91 h-Index
1987 …2024
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Projects 2013 2024

Research Output 1987 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)
85 Downloads (Pure)

A Type 1 Diabetes Genetic Risk Score Can Identify Patients With GAD65 Autoantibody-Positive Type 2 Diabetes Who Rapidly Progress to Insulin Therapy

Grubb, A. L., McDonald, T. J., Rutters, F., Donnelly, L., Hattersley, A. T., Oram, R. A., Palmer, C., van der Heijden, A. A., Carr, F., Elders, P. J. M., Weedon, M., Slieker, R. C., 't Hart, L. M., Pearson, E., Shields, B. M. & Jones, A. G., 1 Feb 2019, In : Diabetes Care. 42, 2, p. 208-214 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
9 Downloads (Pure)

Exome sequencing of 20,791 cases of type 2 diabetes and 24,440 controls

Flannick, J., Mercader, J. M., Fuchsberger, C., Udler, M. S., Mahajan, A., Wessel, J., Teslovich, T. M., Caulkins, L., Koesterer, R., Barajas-Olmos, F., Blackwell, T. W., Boerwinkle, E., Brody, J. A., Centeno-Cruz, F., Chen, L., Chen, S., Contreras-Cubas, C., Córdova, E., Correa, A., Cortes, M. & 30 othersDeFronzo, R. A., Dolan, L., Drews, K. L., Elliott, A., Floyd, J. S., Gabriel, S., Garay-Sevilla, M. E., García-Ortiz, H., Gross, M., Han, S., Heard-Costa, N. L., Jackson, A. U., Jørgensen, M. E., Kang, H. M., Kelsey, M., Kim, B-J., Koistinen, H. A., Kuusisto, J., Leader, J. B., Linneberg, A., Liu, C-T., Liu, J., Lyssenko, V., Manning, A. K., Marcketta, A., Malacara-Hernandez, J. M., Morris, A. D., Palmer, C. N. A., Scott, L. J. & Morris, A. P., 22 May 2019, In : Nature. p. 1-27 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Gene Knockout Techniques
Gene Frequency

Genome-wide association study of inhaled corticosteroid response in admixed children with asthma

Hernandez-Pacheco, N., Farzan, N., Francis, B., Karimi, L., Repnik, K., Vijverberg, S. J., Soares, P., Schieck, M., Gorenjak, M., Forno, E., Eng, C., Oh, S. S., Pérez-Méndez, L., Berce, V., Tavendale, R., Samedy, L. A., Hunstman, S., Hu, D., Meade, K., Farber, H. J. & 21 othersAvila, P. C., Serebrisky, D., Thyne, S. M., Brigino-Buenaventura, E., Rodriguez-Cintron, W., Sen, S., Kumar, R., Lenoir, M., Rodriguez-Santana, J. R., Celedón, J. C., Mukhopadhyay, S., Potočnik, U., Pirmohamed, M., Verhamme, K. M., Kabesch, M., Palmer, C. N. A., Hawcutt, D. B., Flores, C., van der Zee, A. H. M., Burchard, E. G. & Pino-Yanes, M., 29 Jan 2019, In : Clinical and Experimental Allergy. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genome-Wide Association Study
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Hispanic Americans
11 Downloads (Pure)

Meta-analysis of up to 622,409 individuals identifies 40 novel smoking behaviour associated genetic loci

Erzurumluoglu, A. M., Liu, M., Jackson, V. E., Barnes, D. R., Datta, G., Melbourne, C. A., Young, R., Batini, C., Surendran, P., Jiang, T., Adnan, S. D., Afaq, S., Agrawal, A., Altmaier, E., Antoniou, A. C., Asselbergs, F. W., Baumbach, C., Bierut, L., Bertelsen, S., Boehnke, M. & 32 othersBots, M. L., Brazel, D. M., Chambers, J. C., Chang-Claude, J., Chen, C., Corley, J., Chou, Y. L., David, S. P., de Boer, R. A., de Leeuw, C. A., Dennis, J. G., Dominiczak, A. F., Dunning, A. M., Easton, D. F., Eaton, C., Elliott, P., Evangelou, E., Faul, J. D., Foroud, T., Goate, A., Gong, J., Grabe, H. J., Haessler, J., Haiman, C., Hallmans, G., Hammerschlag, A. R., Harris, S. E., Smith, J. A., Zhou, K., Palmer, C. N. A., Liu, D. J. & Howson, J. M. M., 7 Jan 2019, In : Molecular Psychiatry. p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Genetic Loci

Activities 2013 2013

  • 2 Participation in conference

Diabetes UK Professional Conference 2013

Colin Neil Alexander Palmer (Participant)
13 Mar 201315 Mar 2013

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Understand Your Genome Symposium

Colin Neil Alexander Palmer (Participant)
13 May 201315 May 2013

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Press / Media

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Colin Palmer


4 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Gene testing asthmatic children could lead to better treatment

Brian Lipworth, Kaninika Basu, Roger Tavendale, Donald MacGregor, Simon Ogston, Colin Palmer & Somnath Mukhopadhyay


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research


A Proof-of-Concept Study to evaluate the benefit from add-on therapy with montelukast versus salmeterol in children with asthma carrying the Arg/Arg-16 β2-receptor genotype

Author: Donald, H., 2015

Supervisor: Palmer, C. (Supervisor) & Mukhopadhyay, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science


Clinical and genetic determinants of diabetic retinopathy

Author: Liu, Y., 2014

Supervisor: Palmer, C. (Supervisor) & Pearson, E. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy


Cooperation between peroxisome proliferator activated receptor alpha and delta in regulation of body weight and hepatic steatosis in mice

Author: Garbacz, W. G., 2012

Supervisor: Palmer, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy


Genetic factors associated with neuropathic pain

Author: Veluchamy, A., 2019

Supervisor: Smith, B. (Supervisor) & Palmer, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Genetic factors in statin intolerance

Author: Siddiqui, M. K., 2016

Supervisor: Palmer, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy