Literature searches, data extraction & data entry, meta-analysis calculations, and database updates are performed by members and collaborators of the Neuropsychiatric Genetics Group at the Max-Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany
Current MSGene curators:
Lars Bertram, M.D. (Principal Investigator)
Christina M. Lill, M.D.
Esther Meissner, Ph.D.
Johannes T. Roehr, B.S. (MPI & Free University of Berlin)
Brit-Maren M. Schjeide, B.S.
Leif M. Schjeide, M.S.
Past members of the curatorial team:
Ute Zauft, M.A.
John P.A. Ioannidis, M.D. (University of Ioannina)
Matthew B. McQueen, Ph.D. (University of Boulder)
Scientific Advisory Board
David A. Hafler, M.D.
Pierre-Antoine Gourraud, Ph.D.
Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Center for Neurologic Diseases, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Jonathan L. Haines, Ph.D.
Center for Human Genetics Research, Vanderbilt Medical Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
Additional members to the Scientific Advisory Board are currently being sought.
We would like to thank the many groups who have kindly provided us with genotype and other data beyond those included in the original publications. We would like to thank in particular the following persons for their contribution to MSGene: Mehdi Alizadeh, Ali Amirzargar, Virginia Andreoli, Alberto Ascherio, Elizabeth Atkinson, Yurii Aulchenko, Maria Ban, Ashley Beecham, Luisa Bernadinelli, Sara Bocca, Alessandro Bonetti, David Booth, Boel Brynedal, Antonio Cerasa, Manuel Comabella, Phil De Jager, Brigit de Jong, Umberto Dianzani, Christian Enevold, Olga Favorova, Chiara Fenoglio, Luisa Foco, Caterina Fusco, Daniela Galimberti, Katarzyna Gaweda-Walerych, Robert Goertsches, An Goris, Jason Hafler, Jonathan Haines, Jan Hillert, Roger Hintzen, Saleh Ibrahim, Orhun Kantarci, Ingrid Kockum, Tania Kuempfel, Michael Linnebank, Yang Liu, Aslaug Lorentzen, Jacob McCauley, Michele Mishto, Conchita Nunez, Tomas Olsson, Sarah Orton, David Otaegui, Leena Peltonen, Anne-Louise Ponsonby, Aldo Quattrone, Christine Remediakis, Justin Rubio, Giovanni Savettieri, Stephen Sawcer, Silke Schmidt, Finn Sellebjerg, Gilbert Semana, Jim Stankovich, Graeme Stewart, Kallio Suvi, Zoltan Szolnoki, Albert Tai, Elena Urcelay, Cornelia van Duijn, Lisa van Winsen, Koen Vandenbroeck, Carlos Vilches, Neil Walker, Alexandra Weber, Frank Weber, Brian Weinshenker, Rudi Westendorp, James Wiley, Christiane Wolf, and Rebecca Zuvich.