Yasin Memari | Senior Bioinformatician

This person is a member of Sanger Institute Alumni.

Memari, Yasin


  • Common genetic variation drives molecular heterogeneity in human iPSCs.

    Kilpinen H, Goncalves A, Leha A, Afzal V, Alasoo K et al.

    Nature 2017;546;7658;370-375

  • Whole-Genome Sequencing Coupled to Imputation Discovers Genetic Signals for Anthropometric Traits.

    Tachmazidou I, Süveges D, Min JL, Ritchie GRS, Steinberg J et al.

    American journal of human genetics 2017;100;6;865-884

  • Discovery and refinement of genetic loci associated with cardiometabolic risk using dense imputation maps.

    Iotchkova V, Huang J, Morris JA, Jain D, Barbieri C et al.

    Nature genetics 2016;48;11;1303-1312

  • Whole-exome sequencing in an isolated population from the Dalmatian island of Vis.

    Jeroncic A, Memari Y, Ritchie GR, Hendricks AE, Kolb-Kokocinski A et al.

    European journal of human genetics : EJHG 2016;24;10;1479-87

  • TTC25 Deficiency Results in Defects of the Outer Dynein Arm Docking Machinery and Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia with Left-Right Body Asymmetry Randomization.

    Wallmeier J, Shiratori H, Dougherty GW, Edelbusch C, Hjeij R et al.

    American journal of human genetics 2016;99;2;460-9

  • DNAH11 Localization in the Proximal Region of Respiratory Cilia Defines Distinct Outer Dynein Arm Complexes.

    Dougherty GW, Loges NT, Klinkenbusch JA, Olbrich H, Pennekamp P et al.

    American journal of respiratory cell and molecular biology 2016;55;2;213-24

  • Deficient methylation and formylation of mt-tRNA(Met) wobble cytosine in a patient carrying mutations in NSUN3.

    Van Haute L, Dietmann S, Kremer L, Hussain S, Pearce SF et al.

    Nature communications 2016;7;12039

  • An interactive genome browser of association results from the UK10K cohorts project.

    Geihs M, Yan Y, Walter K, Huang J, Memari Y et al.

    Bioinformatics (Oxford, England) 2015;31;24;4029-31

  • The UK10K project identifies rare variants in health and disease.

    UK10K Consortium, Walter K, Min JL, Huang J, Crooks L et al.

    Nature 2015;526;7571;82-90

  • Homozygous loss-of-function variants in European cosmopolitan and isolate populations.

    Kaiser VB, Svinti V, Prendergast JG, Chau YY, Campbell A et al.

    Human molecular genetics 2015;24;19;5464-74

  • Immunofluorescence Analysis and Diagnosis of Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia with Radial Spoke Defects.

    Frommer A, Hjeij R, Loges NT, Edelbusch C, Jahnke C et al.

    American journal of respiratory cell and molecular biology 2015;53;4;563-73

  • Whole-genome sequencing identifies EN1 as a determinant of bone density and fracture.

    Zheng HF, Forgetta V, Hsu YH, Estrada K, Rosello-Diez A et al.

    Nature 2015;526;7571;112-7

  • Improved imputation of low-frequency and rare variants using the UK10K haplotype reference panel.

    Huang J, Howie B, McCarthy S, Memari Y, Walter K et al.

    Nature communications 2015;6;8111

  • Deficiency of ECHS1 causes mitochondrial encephalopathy with cardiac involvement.

    Haack TB, Jackson CB, Murayama K, Kremer LS, Schaller A et al.

    Annals of clinical and translational neurology 2015;2;5;492-509

  • Whole-genome sequence-based analysis of thyroid function.

    Taylor PN, Porcu E, Chew S, Campbell PJ, Traglia M et al.

    Nature communications 2015;6;5681

  • A rare variant in APOC3 is associated with plasma triglyceride and VLDL levels in Europeans.

    Timpson NJ, Walter K, Min JL, Tachmazidou I, Malerba G et al.

    Nature communications 2014;5;4871

  • Phenotypic spectrum of eleven patients and five novel MTFMT mutations identified by exome sequencing and candidate gene screening.

    Haack TB, Gorza M, Danhauser K, Mayr JA, Haberberger B et al.

    Molecular genetics and metabolism 2014;111;3;342-52

  • Seventy-five genetic loci influencing the human red blood cell.

    van der Harst P, Zhang W, Mateo Leach I, Rendon A, Verweij N et al.

    Nature 2012;492;7429;369-75

  • Genes contributing to pain sensitivity in the normal population: an exome sequencing study.

    Williams FM, Scollen S, Cao D, Memari Y, Hyde CL et al.

    PLoS genetics 2012;8;12;e1003095

  • New gene functions in megakaryopoiesis and platelet formation.

    Gieger C, Radhakrishnan A, Cvejic A, Tang W, Porcu E et al.

    Nature 2011;480;7376;201-8

Memari, Yasin
Yasin's Timeline

Left the institute


Joined Vertebrate Resequencing Team


Joined Computational Genomics Team


Joined Genomics of Quantitative Variation Team