Alexandre Montpetit Ph.D.

Recent Publications

  1. Yauk CL, Lucas Argueso J, Auerbach SS, Awadalla P, Davis SR, Demarini DM, Douglas GR, Dubrova YE, Elespuru RK, Glover TW, Hales BF, Hurles ME, Klein CB, Lupski JR, Manchester DK, Marchetti F, Montpetit A, Mulvihill JJ, Robaire B, Robbins WA, Rouleau GA, Shaughnessy DT, Somers CM, Taylor JG 6th, Trasler J, Waters MD, Wilson TE, Witt KL, Bishop JB. 2012. Harnessing genomics to identify environmental determinants of heritable disease . Mutat Res. 2012 Aug 28
  2. Dyment DA, Cader MZ, Chao MJ, Lincoln MR, Morrison KM, Disanto G, Morahan JM, De Luca GC, Sadovnick AD, Lepage P, Montpetit A, Ebers GC, Ramagopalan SV. 2012. Exome sequencing identifies a novel multiple sclerosis susceptibility variant in the TYK2 gene . Neurology 79: 406-11.
  3. Majewski J, Schwartzentruber J, Lalonde E, Montpetit A, Jabado N. 2011. What can exome sequencing do for you? J Med Genet. 2011 Sep;48(9):580-9. Epub 2011 Jul 5. Review.
  4. Ramagopalan SV, Dyment DA, Cader MZ, Morrison KM, Disanto G, Morahan JM, Berlanga-Taylor AJ, Handel A, De Luca GC, Sadovnick AD, Lepage P, Montpetit A, Ebers GC. 2011. Rare variants in the CYP27B1 gene are associated with multiple sclerosis . Ann Neurol. 2011 Dec;70(6):881-6. doi: 10.1002/ana.22678.
  5. Schwartzentruber J, Korshunov A, Liu XY, Jones DT, Pfaff E, Jacob K, Sturm D, Fontebasso AM, Quang DA, Tönjes M, Hovestadt V, Albrecht S, Kool M, Nantel A, Konermann C, Lindroth A, Jäger N, Rausch T, Ryzhova M, Korbel JO, Hielscher T, Hauser P, Garami M, Klekner A, Bognar L, Ebinger M, Schuhmann MU, Scheurlen W, Pekrun A, Frühwald MC, Roggendorf W, Kramm C, Dürken M, Atkinson J, Lepage P, Montpetit A, Zakrzewska M, Zakrzewski K, Liberski PP, Dong Z, Siegel P, Kulozik AE, Zapatka M, Guha A, Malkin D, Felsberg J, Reifenberger G, von Deimling A, Ichimura K, Collins VP, Witt H, Milde T, Witt O, Zhang C, Castelo-Branco P, Lichter P, Faury D, Tabori U, Plass C, Majewski J, Pfister SM, Jabado N. 2012. Driver mutations in histone H3.3 and chromatin remodelling genes in paediatric glioblastoma . Nature. 2012 Jan 29;482(7384):226-31.
  6. Khuong-Quang DA, Buczkowicz P, Rakopoulos P, Liu XY, Fontebasso AM, Bouffet E, Bartels U, Albrecht S, Schwartzentruber J, Letourneau L, Bourgey M, Bourque G, Montpetit A, Bourret G, Lepage P, Fleming A, Lichter P, Kool M, von Deimling A, Sturm D, Korshunov A, Faury D, Jones DT, Majewski J, Pfister SM, Jabado N, Hawkins C. 2012. K27M mutation in histone H3.3 defines clinically and biologically distinct subgroups of pediatric diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas . Acta Neuropathol 124:439-47
  7. Tucker T, Montpetit A, Chai D, Chan S, Chénier S, Coe BP, Delaney A, Eydoux P, Lam WL, Langlois S, Lemyre E, Marra M, Qian H, Rouleau GA, Vincent D, Michaud JL, Friedman JM. 2011. Comparison of genome-wide array genomic hybridization platforms for the detection of copy number variants in idiopathic mental retardation . BMC Med Genomics 4:25.
  8. Morcos L, Ge B, Koka V, Lam KC, Pokholok DK, Gunderson KL, Montpetit A, Verlaan DJ, Pastinen T. 2011. Genome-wide assessment of imprinted expression in human cells . Genome Biol 12:R25.
  9. Tremblay N, Yang SW, Hitz MP, Asselin G, Ginns J, Riopel K, Gendron R, Montpetit A, Duhig E, Dubé MP, Radford D, Andelfinger G. 2011. Familial ventricular aneurysms and septal defects map to chromosome 10p15 . Eur Heart J. 2:568-73.