Cameron Palmer


Gaduate Student

Education History

BA, Middlebury College
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry


Palmer C, Pe'er I. Bias characterization in probabilistic genotype data and improved signal detection with multiple imputation. PLoS Genet. 2016 Jun 16;12(6):e1006091.

N'Diaye A, Chen GK, Palmer CD, et al. Identification, replication, and fine-mapping of Loci associated with adult height in individuals of african ancestry. PLoS Genet. 2011 Oct;7(10):e1002298. 

Bhatia G, Patterson N, Pasaniuc B, Zaitlen N, Genovese G, Pollack S, Mallick S, Myers S, Tandon A, Spencer C, Palmer CD, et al. Genome-wide comparison of African-ancestry populations from CARe and other cohorts reveals signals of natural selection. Am J Hum Genet. 2011 Sep 9;89(3):368-81.

Hinch AG, Tandon A, Patterson N, Song Y, Rohland N, Palmer CD, et al. The landscape of recombination in African Americans. Nature. 2011 Jul 20;476(7359):170-5.

Reiner AP, Lettre G, Nalls MA, et al. Genome-wide association study of white blood cell count in 16,388 African Americans: the continental origins and genetic epidemiology network (COGENT). PLoS Genet. 2011 Jun;7(6):e1002108.

Pasaniuc B, Zaitlen N, Lettre G, et al. Enhanced statistical tests for GWAS in admixed populations: assessment using African Americans from CARe and a Breast Cancer Consortium. PLoS Genet. 2011 Apr;7(4):e1001371. 

Smith JG, Magnani JW, Palmer C, et al. Genome-wide association studies of the PR interval in African Americans. PLoS Genet. 2011 Feb 10;7(2):e1001304.

Lettre G, Palmer CD, Young T, et al. Genome-wide association study of coronary heart disease and its risk factors in 8,090 African Americans: the NHLBI CARe Project. PLoS Genet. 2011 Feb 10;7(2):e1001300.

Speliotes EK, Yerges-Armstrong LM, Wu J, Hernaez R, Kim LJ, Palmer CD, et al. Genome-wide association analysis identifies variants associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease that have distinct effects on metabolic traits. PLoS Genet. 2011 Mar;7(3):e1001324.

Wassel CL, Lange LA, Keating BJ, Taylor KC, Johnson AD, Palmer C, et al. Association of genomic loci from a cardiovascular gene SNP array with fibrinogen levels in European Americans and African-Americans from six cohort studies: the Candidate Gene Association Resource (CARe). Blood. 2011 Jan 6;117(1):268-75.

Galarneau G, Palmer CD, Sankaran VG, Orkin SH, Hirschhorn JN, Lettre G. Fine-mapping at three loci known to affect fetal hemoglobin levels explains ad- ditional genetic variation. Nat Genet. 2010 Dec;42(12):1049-51.

Lango Allen H, Estrada K, Lettre G, et al. Hundreds of variants clustered in genomic loci and biological pathways affect human height. Nature. 2010 Oct 14;467(7317):832-8.

Speliotes EK, Butler JL, Palmer CD, Voight BF; GIANT Consortium; MIGen Consortium; NASH CRN, Hirschhorn JN. PNPLA3 vari- ants specifically confer increased risk for histologic nonalcoholic fatty liver disease but not metabolic disease. Hepatology. 2010 Sep;52(3):904-12.

Kang SJ, Chiang CW, Palmer CD, et al. Genome-wide association of anthropometric traits in African- and African-derived populations. Hum Mol Genet. 2010 Jul 1;19(13):2725-38.

Rolerson E, Swick A, Newlon L, Palmer C, Pan Y, Keeshan B, Spatafora G. The SloR/Dlg metalloregulator modulates Streptococcus mutans virulence gene expression. J Bacteriol. 2006 Jul;188(14):5033-44.