Dr Robert McMahon

Dr Robert McMahon

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Publications

2016

Skujina, I., McMahon, R., Lenis, V.P., Gkoutos, G., Hegarty, M. 2016. Duplication of the mitochondrial control region is associated with increased longevity in birds. Aging 8 (8) pp. 1781-1789. Cadair

Blackmore, T., Thorogood, D., Skot, L., McMahon, R., Powell, W., Hegarty, M. 2016. Germplasm dynamics: the role of ecotypic diversity in shaping the patterns of genetic variation in Lolium perenne. Scientific Reports 6 22603 Cadair

2015

Winton, C.L., Plant, Y., Hind, P., McMahon, R., Hegarty, M., McEwan, N., Davies-Morel, M., Powell, W., Nash, D. 2015. Comparative genetic diversity in a sample of pony breeds from the UK and North America: A case study in the conservation of global genetic resources. Ecology and Evolution 5 (16) pp. 3507-3522. Cadair

McMahon, R., Debbonaire, A., Hegarty, M. 2015. Genetic Analysis of Pedigree Welsh Pigs and British Landrace Pigs in relation to discriminating between pork products from these two breeds. Prifysgol Aberystwyth | Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth

Blackmore, T., Thomas, I., McMahon, R., Powell, W., Hegarty, M. 2015. Genetic-geographic correlation revealed across a broad European ecotypic sample of perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne) using array-based SNP genotyping. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 128 (10) pp. 1917-1932. Cadair

2013

Winton, C.L., Hegarty, M.J., McMahon, R., Slavov, G.T., McEwan, N.R., Davies-Morel, M.C.G., Morgan, C.T., Powell, W., Nash, D.M. 2013. Genetic diversity and phylogenetic analysis of the native mountain ponies of Britain and Ireland reveal a novel rare population. Ecology and Evolution 3 (4) pp. 934–947. Cadair

McMahon, R., Hegarty, M.J. 2013. Red Kite Genetics – The Research. Boda Wennol Cadair

2012

McMahon, A., McMahon, R. 2012. Evolutionary Linguistics. Cambridge Textbooks in Linguistics Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

McMahon, R. 2012. Genetic Analysis in Red Kites. Boda Wennol pp. 7-8.

McMahon, A.M., McMahon, R. 2012. Lexicostatistics And Glottochronology. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. Wiley

2011

McMahon, R. 2011. Variation and populations. In W. Maguire., A. McMahon. (eds) Analysing Variation in English. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge pp. 237-260.

2008

McMahon, A., McMahon, R. 2008. Genetics, historical linguistics and language variation. Language and Linguistics Compass 2 (2) pp. 264-288.

Kent, L., Emerton, J., Vadrahbathi, B., Weisblatt, E., Pascoe, G., Willatt, L., McMahon, R., Yates, J.R. 2008. X-linked ichthyosis (steroid sulfatase deficiency) is associated with increased risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, autism and social communication deficits. Journal of Medical Genetics 45 (8) pp. 519-524.

2007

McMahon, A.M., McMahon, R. 2007. Language families and quantitative methods in South Asia and elsewhere. In M. Petraglia., B. Allchin. (eds) The Evolution and History of Human Populations in South Asia: Inter-disciplinary Studies in Archaeology, Biological Anthropology, Linguistics and Genetics. Springer Nature pp. 363-384.

McMahon, A., Heggarty, P., McMahon, R., Maguire, W. 2007. The sound patterns of Englishes: Representing phonetic similarity. English Language and Linguistics 11 (1) pp. 113-142.

2006

McMahon, A., McMahon, R. 2006. Genetics and Language. Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. Elsevier pp. 21-24.

Pollitt, R., McMahon, R., Nunn, J., Bamford, R., Afifi, A., Bishop, N., Dalton, A. 2006. Mutation analysis of COL1A1 and COL1A2 in patients diagnosed with osteogenesis imperfecta type I-IV. Human Mutation 27 (7) pp. 716.

McMahon, A.M., McMahon, R. 2006. Why linguists don’t do dates. In P. Forster., C. Renfrew. (eds) Phylogenetic methods and the prehistory of languages. McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, Cambridge pp. 153-160.

2005

Le Blanc, K., Götherström, C., Ringdén, O., Hassan, M., McMahon, R., Horwitz, E., Anneren, G., Axelsson, O., Nunn, J., Ewald, U., Nordén-Lindeberg, S., Jansson, M., Dalton, A., Aström, E., Westgren, M. 2005. Fetal mesenchymal stem-cell engraftment in bone after in utero transplantation in a patient with severe osteogenesis imperfecta. Transplantation 79 (11) pp. 1607-14.

McMahon, R., McMahon, A.M. 2005. Language Classification by Numbers. Oxford University Press, Oxford

McMahon, A., Heggarty, P., McMahon, R., Slaska, N. 2005. Swadesh sublists and the benefits of borrowing: An Andean case study. Transactions of the Philological Society 103 (2) pp. 147-170.

2004

McMahon, R. 2004. Genes and languages. Community Genetics 7 (1) pp. 2-13.

2003

McMahon, A., McMahon, R. 2003. Finding families: Quantitative methods in language classification. Transactions of the Philological Society 101 (1) pp. 7-55.

2000

Hes, F.J., McKee, S., Taphoorn, M.J., Rehal, P., van Der Luijt, R.B., McMahon, R., van Der Smagt, J.J., Dow, D., Zewald, R.A., Whittaker, J., Lips, C.J., MacDonald, F., Pearson, P.L., Maher, E.R. 2000. Cryptic von Hippel-Lindau disease: germline mutations in patients with haemangioblastoma only. Journal of Medical Genetics 37 (12) pp. 939-943.

McMahon, R., McMahon, A.M. 2000. Problems of dating and time depth in linguistics and biology. In C. Renfrew., A. McMahon., L. Trask. (eds) Time Depth in Historical Linguistics. McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, Cambridge pp. 59-74.

1999

McMahon, R., McMahon, A.M., Lohr, M. 1999. Family trees and favourite daughters. In D. Nettle., C. Renfrew. (eds) Nostratic: Examining a Linguistic Macrofamily. McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, Cambridge pp. 269-285.

Yates, J.R., Bagshaw, J., Aksmanovic, V.M.A., Coomber, E., McMahon, R., Whittaker, J.L., Morrison, P.J., Kendrick-Jones, J., Ellis, J.A. 1999. Genotype-phenotype analysis in X-linked Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy and identification of a missense mutation associated with a milder phenotype. Neuromuscular Disorders 9 (3) pp. 159-165.

1998

Richards, F.M., Webster, A.R., McMahon, R., Woodward, E.R., Rose, S., Maher, E.R. 1998. Molecular genetic analysis of von Hippel-Lindau disease. Journal of Internal Medicine 243 (6) pp. 527-33.

Lai, C., McMahon, R., Young, C., Mackay, T.F.C., Langley, C.H. 1998. quemao, a Drosophila Bristle Locus, Encodes Geranylgeranyl Pyrophosphate Synthase. Genetics 149 (2) pp. 1051-1061. Other

1997

Gregory, G.A., Woolf, D.A., McMahon, R., Maher, E.R., Barton, D.E. 1997. Cystic fibrosis diagnosed by molecular genetic investigation in the mother of a patient with cystic fibrosis. Thorax 52 (1) pp. 96-7.

Irving, R.M., McMahon, R., Clark, R., Jones, N.S. 1997. Cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator gene mutations in severe nasal polyposis. Clinical Otolaryngology 22 (6) pp. 519-21.

Woodward, E.R., Eng, C., McMahon, R., Voutilainen, R., Affara, N.A., Ponder, B.A.J., Maher, E.R. 1997. Genetic predisposition to phaeochromocytoma: analysis of candidate genes GDNF, RET and VHL. Human Molecular Genetics 6 (7) pp. 1051-1056.

1996

Hughes, D., Taylor, J., Wallace, A., Tassabehji, M., McMahon, R., Hill, A., Nevin, N., Graham, C. 1996. Fluorescent multiplex microsatellites used to define haplotypes associated with 75 CFTR mutations from the UK on 437 CF chromosomes. Human Mutation 8 (3) pp. 229-235.

1995

Schwarz, M.J., Malone, G., Haworth, A., Cheadle, J.P., Meredith, A.L., Gardner, A., Sawyer, I.H., Connarty, M., Dennis, N., Seller, A., Harris, A., Taylor, R., Dear, S., Middleton-Price, H., McMahon, C., Mayall, E., McMahon, R., Barton, D.E., Giles, M., Lindley, V., Plaha, D.S., Price, S., Sharif, A., Cross, G.S., Dalton, A., Taylor, G., Wallace, A., Tassabehji, M., Whittaker, J.L., Butler, R., Curtis, A., Pinkett, R., Gilfillan, A.J., Brock, D.J.H., Higgins, G.S., Lanyon, G., Miedzybrodzka, Z., Davidson, M., Graham, C.A., Hill, A.J.M. 1995. Cystic fibrosis mutation analysis: Report from 22 U.K. regional genetics laboratories. Human Mutation 6 (4) pp. 326-333.

McMahon, A.M., McMahon, R. 1995. Linguistics, Genetics and Archaeology: Internal and External Evidence in the Amerind Controversy. Transactions of the Philological Society 93 (2) pp. 125-225.

DEVOTO, M., ROMEO, G., TENKATE, L., CHEVALIER, F., BOZON, D., ESTIVILL, , CASALS, T., ABELIOVICH, D., LERER, , PADOAN, R., SEIA, M., HILL, A., LIECHTIGALLATI, S., KRAMER, R., BEARDS, F., DEAR, S., DALLAPICCOLA, B., SANGIUOLO, F., MACEK, M., MACEK, M., MCMAHON, R., CONNARTY, M., HARVEY, J., CLAUSTRES, M., DESGEORGES, M., DEVRIES, R., SCHEFFER, H., CANKIKLAIN, N., AUDREZET, M., BIENVENU, T., CHOMEL, J., DZIADEK, , TUMMLER, B., SCHWARZ, M., HAWORTH, A., BENITEZ, J., FERNANDEZ, E., MAZURCZAK, T., BAL, J., CREMONESI, L., RONCHETTO, P., CASHMAN, S., FEREC, C., CUPPENS, H., BAUER, A., ANGELICHEVA, D., WAGNER, K., PACHECO, P., BONIZZATO, A., WITT, M., MCMAHON, C., RAVNIKGLAVAC, M., REIS, A., STUHRMANN, M., GARNERONE, S., CURTIS, A., GRUNING, G., KANAVAKIS, E., KLAASSEN, T., GRADE, T. 1995. No evidence for segregation distortion of cystic fibrosis alleles among sibs of cystic fibrosis patients. European Journal of Human Genetics 3 (5) pp. 324-325.

1994

McMahon, R., Mulligan, L.M., Healey, C.S., Payne, S.J., Ponder, M., Ferguson-Smith, M.A., Barton, D.E., Ponder, B.A. 1994. Direct, non-radioactive detection of mutations in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2A families. Human Molecular Genetics 3 (4) pp. 643-6.

1993

Green, M.R., Weaver, L.T., Heeley, A.F., Nicholson, K., Kuzemko, J.A., Barton, D.E., McMahon, R., Payne, S.J., Austin, S., Yates, J.R. 1993. Cystic fibrosis identified by neonatal screening: incidence, genotype, and early natural history. Archives of Disease in Childhood 68 (4) pp. 464-7.

Zhang, Y., McMahon, R., Charles, S., Green, J., Moore, A., Barton, D., Yates, J. 1993. Genetic mapping of the Kallmann syndrome and X linked ocular albinism gene loci. Journal of Medical Genetics 30 (11) pp. 923-925.

Hamdi, I., Payne, S.J., Barton, D.E., McMahon, R., Green, M., Shneerson, J.M., Hales, C.N. 1993. Genotype analysis in cystic fibrosis in relation to the occurrence of diabetes mellitus. Clinical Genetics 43 (4) pp. 186-189.

1992

Osbourne, L., Santis, G., Schwarz, M., Klinger, K., Dork, T., McIntosh, F.M., Schwartz, M., Nunes, V., Macek Jr., M., Reiss, J., Highsmith Jr., W.E., MCMAHON, R., Novelli, G., Malik, N., Burgber, J., Anvret, M., Wallace, A., Williams, C., Mathew, C., Rozen, R., Graham, C., Gasparini, P., Bal, J., Cassiman, J.J., Balassopoulou, A., Davidlow, L., Raskin, S., Kalaydijieva, L., Kerem, B., Richards, S., Simonbouy, B., Super, M., Wulbrand, U., Keston, M., Estivill, X., Vavrova, V., Friedman, K.J., Barton, D., Dallapiccola, B., Stuhrmann, M., Beards, F., Hill, A.J.M., Pignatti, P.F., Cuppens, H., Angelicheva, D., Tummler, B., Brock, D.J.H., Casals, T., MACEK, M., Schmidtke, J., Magee, A.C., Bonizzato, A., Deboeck, C., Kuffardjieva, A., Hodson, M., Knight, R.A. 1992. Incidence and expression of the N1303K mutation of the cystic fibrosis (CFTR) gene. Human Genetics 89 (6) pp. 653-658.