Cooperative Human Tissue Network - Western Division at Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Publications- Wiles, Kerry R.

K D Mathews; K A Mills; E P Bosch; V V Ionasescu; K R Wiles; K H Buetow; J C Murray

Am. J. Hum. Genet. 51, 428 (1992 )Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City.

Linkage localization of facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) in 4q35.


V C Sheffield; J L Weber; K H Buetow; J C Murray; D A Even; K Wiles; J M Gastier; J C Pulido; C Yandava; S L Sunden

A collection of tri- and tetranucleotide repeat markers used to generate high quality, high resolution human genome-wide linkage maps.

Hum. Mol. Genet. 4, 1837 (1995)
Cooperative Human Linkage Center (CHLC), University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA.

E V Valore; C H Park; A J Quayle; K R Wiles; P B McCray; T Ganz

Human beta-defensin-1: an antimicrobial peptide of urogenital tissues.

J. Clin. Invest. 101, 1633 (1998)

Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA.

P K Singh; H P Jia; K Wiles; J Hesselberth; L Liu; B A Conway; E P Greenberg; E V Valore; M J Welsh; T Ganz; et al.

Production of beta-defensins by human airway epithelia.

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 95, 14961 (1998)
Department of Internal Medicine, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA.

H P Jia; J N Mills; F Barahmand-Pour; D Nishimura; R K Mallampali; G Wang; K Wiles; B F Tack; C L Bevins; P B McCray

Molecular cloning and characterization of rat genes encoding homologues of human beta-defensins.

Infect. Immun. 67, 4827 (1999)
Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA.

Tasha E Fingerlin; Michael R Erdos; Richard M Watanabe; Kerry R Wiles; Heather M Stringham; Karen L Mohlke; Kaisa Silander; Timo T Valle; Thomas A Buchanan; Jaakko Tuomilehto; et al.

Variation in three single nucleotide polymorphisms in the calpain-10 gene not associated with type 2 diabetes in a large Finnish cohort.

Diabetes 51, 1644 (2002)
Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-2029, USA.

A large set of Finnish affected sibling pair families with type 2 diabetes suggests susceptibility loci on chromosomes 6, 11, and 14.

Kaisa Silander; Laura J Scott; Timo T Valle; Karen L Mohlke; Heather M Stringham; Kerry R Wiles; William L Duren; Kimberly F Doheny; Elizabeth W Pugh; Peter Chines; et al.

Diabetes 53, 821 (2004)
Genome Technology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

Invited Speaker at the 2013 Biospecimen Science and Cancer Health Disparities Conference on July 18, 2013 in Nashville, TN. 

This conference will be addressing the significant impact of biospecimens on cancer health disparities research and molecular medicine.

Invited Speaker at the 2014 XY Congress on November 6-7, 2014 in San Diego, CA.

Her talk was about the benefits of utilizing The Cooperative Human Tissue Network, an NCI funded prospective procurement resource, to provide biospecimens and fluids for your specific research needs.

Implementation of an Error-Reporting Module Within a Biorepository IT Application to Enhance Operations 

Kerry R. Wiles and M.K. Washington

Biopreservation and Biobanking, Vol. 12, No. 6, December 2014: 365-373.