List of publications

List of publications

Publications in Peer-reviewed journals
  1. Fischer, D. (2017): The R-package GenomicTools for multifactor dimensionality reduction and the analysis of (exploratory) Quantitative Trait Loci. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 151, 171–177. 10.1016/j.cmpb.2017.08.012. link
  2. Tapio,I., Fischer,D., Blasco,L., Tapio,M., Wallace,R.J., Bayat,A.R., Ventto,L., Kahala,M., Negussie,E., Shingfield,K.J., Vilkki,J. (2017): Taxon abundance, diversity, co-occurrence and network analysis of the ruminal microbiota in response to dietary changes in dairy cows. PLoS ONE 12(7): e0180260. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0180260. link
  3. Fischer, D., Honkatukia,M., Tuiskula-Haavisto,M., Nordhausen,K., Cavero,D., Preisinger,R., Vilkki,J. (2017): Subgroup Detection in Genotype Data using Invariant Coordinate Selection. BMC Bioinformatics, 18(173), 1–9. doi: 10.1186/s12859-017-1589-9.
  4. Da Ros, M., Lehtiniemi, T., Olotu, O., Fischer, D., Zhang, F.-P., Vihinen, H., Jokitalo, E., Sironen, A., Toppari, J., Kotaja, N. (2017): FYCO1 and autophagy control the integrity of the haploid male germ cell-specific RNP granules. Autophagy, 13(2), 302–321. doi: 10.1080/15548627.2016.1261319.
  5. Spiliopoulos, S., Hergesell, V., Fischer, D., Koerfer, R., Tenderich, G. (2016):Applicability of Cardiogoniometry as a non- invasive Screening Tool for the Detection of Graft Vasculopathy in Heart Transplant Recipients. Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery. doi: 10.1093/icvts/ivw237.
  6. Nurminen, R., Rantapero, T., Chong, W.S., Fischer, D., Lehtonen, R., Tammela, T.L.J., Nykter, M., Visakorpi, T., Wahlfors, T., Schleutker, J. (2016): Expressional profiling of prostate cancer risk SNPs at 11q13.5 identifies DGAT2 as a new target gene. Genes, Chromosomes and Cancer, 55(8), 661-673. doi:10.1002/gcc.22368.
  7. Tapio,I., Shingfield,K.J., McKain,N., Bonin,A., Bayat,A., Fischer,D., Vilkki,J., Taberlet,P., Snelling,T.J., Wallace, R.J. (2016): Oral Samples as Non-Invasive Proxies for Assessing the Composition of the Rumen Microbial Community. PLoS ONE 11(3): e0151220. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0151220.
  8. Fischer, D., Nordhausen, K. and Taskinen, S. (2015): Publication and Coauthorship Networks of Hannu Oja. Modern Nonparametric, Robust and Multivariate Methods – Festschrift in Honour of Hannu Oja. pp.7-31. doi 10.1007/978-3-319-22404-6. Springer, Heidelberg.
  9. Bruford, M.W., Ginja, C., Hoffmann, I., Joost, S., Orozco-terWengel, P. et al. (2015): Prospects and Challenges for the Conservation of Farm Animal Genomic Resources, 2015-2025. Frontiers in Genetics 6(314). doi: 10.3389/fgene.2015.00314
  10. Fischer, D., Laiho, A., Gyenesei, A., Sironen, A. (2015): Identification of reproduction related gene mutations using RNAseq in the Large White pig population. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics. July 1, 2015 vol. 5 no. 7 1351-1360. doi: 10.1534/g3.115.018382.
  11. Fischer, D., Oja, H. (2015): Mann-Whitney Type Tests for Microarray Experiments: The R Package gMWT. Journal of Statistical Software, 65(9). doi:10.18637/jss.v065.i09. link
  12. Fischer, D., Wahlfors, T., Mattila, H., Oja, H., Tammela, T.L.J, Schleutker, J. (2015): MiRNA Profiles in Lymphoblastoid Cell Lines of Finnish Prostate Cancer Families. PLoS ONE 10(5): e0127427. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0127427.
  13. Laitinen, V.H., Rantapero, T., Fischer, D., Vuorinen, E.M. , Tammela, T.L.J., Wahlfors, T., PRACTICAL Consortium, Schleutker, J. (2014): Fine-mapping the 2q37 and 17q11.2-q22 Loci for Novel Genes and Sequence Variants Associated with a Genetic Predisposition to Prostate Cancer. International Journal of Cancer, 136(10), 2316-2327. doi: 10.1002/ijc.29276.
  14. Sironen, A., Fischer, D., Laiho, A., Gyenesei, A., Vilkki, J. (2014): A recent L1 insertion within SPEF2 gene is associated with changes in PRLR expression in sow reproductive organs. Animal Genetics, 45(4), 500-507. doi: 10.1111/age.12153.
  15. Fischer, D., Oja, H., Schleutker, J., Sen, P.K. and Wahlfors, T. (2014): Generalized Mann-Whitney Type Tests for Microarray Experiments. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, 41(3), 672-692. doi: 10.1111/sjos.12055.
  16. Siltanen, S., Fischer, D., Rantapero, T., Laitinen, V., Mpindi, J.P., Kallioniemi, O., Wahlfors, T., Schleutker, J. (2013): ARLTS1 and Prostate Cancer Risk – Analysis of Expression and Regulation. PLoS ONE 8(8): e72040. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0072040.
Manuscripts accepted for publication
  1. Tuiskula-Haavisto, M., Honkatukia, M., Dunn, I.C., Bain, M.M., De Koning, D.J., Preisinger, R., Schmutz, M., Arango, J., Fischer, D., Vilkki, J.: Validated QTL for egg shell quality in experimental and commercial laying hens. Accepted for publication in Animal Genetics.
Submitted Manuscripts
  1. Fischer, D., Berro, A., Nordhausen, K., Ruiz-Gazen, A.: REPPLab: Detecting Groups and Outliers Using Exploratory Projection Pursuit.
  2. Fischer, D., Mosler, K., Nordhausen, K., Möttönen, J., Pokotylo, O., and Vogel, D.: The OjaNP Package: Theoretical Background of the R-Package OjaNP.
  3. Fischer, D., Sironen, A.: Identification of novel transcripts with orthologs across species using the R-package hoardeR.
  4. Fischer, D., Nordhausen, K. and Oja, H.: Linear Dimension Reduction and Bioinformatics Data.