Dr Denis Headon

The Roslin Institute

Selected Publications

  • James D Glover, Kirsty L Wells, Franziska Matthäus, Kevin J Painter, William Ho, Jon Riddell, Jeanette A Johansson, Matthew J Ford, Colin A B Jahoda, Vaclav Klika, Richard L Mort, Denis J Headon. 2017. Hierarchical patterning modes orchestrate hair follicle morphogenesis. PLoS Biology Vol: 15 Pages: e2002117. More»
  • Jeanette A Johansson, Denis Headon and 34 others. 2016. A genome-wide association scan in admixed Latin Americans identifies loci influencing facial and scalp hair features. Nature Communications Vol: 7. More»
  • James Glover, Stefan Knolle, Kirsty Wells, Dianbo Liu, Ian Jackson, Richard Mort, Denis Headon. 2015. Maintenance of Distinct Melanocyte Populations in the Interfollicular Epidermis. Pigment cell & melanoma research Vol: 28 Pages: 476-480. More»
  • Rebecca J Richardson, Nigel L Hammond, Pierre A Coulombe, Carola Saloranta, Heidi O Nousiainen, Riitta Salonen, Andrew Berry, Neil Hanley, Denis Headon, Riitta Karikoski, Michael J Dixon. 2014. Periderm prevents pathological epithelial adhesions during embryogenesis. Journal of Clinical Investigation Vol: 124 Pages: 3891-3900. More»
  • Kirsty L Wells, Yair Hadad, Danny Ben-Avraham, Jossi Hillel, Avigdor Cahaner, Denis J Headon. 2012. Genome-wide SNP scan of pooled DNA reveals nonsense mutation in FGF20 in the Scaleless line of featherless chickens. BMC Genomics Vol: 13 Pages: 257. More»
  • Chunyan Mou, Frederique Pitel, David Gourichon, Florence Vignoles, Athanasia Tzika, Patricia Tato, Le Yu, Dave W Burt, Bertrand Bed'hom, Michele Tixier-Boichard, Kevin J Painter, Denis J Headon. 2011. Cryptic patterning of avian skin confers a developmental facility for loss of neck feathering. PLoS Biology Vol: 9. More»