Scott M. Williams, PhD

Professor

smw154@case.edu | 216.368.5659 | Wood Bldg. WG-82A

Education

Ph.D. Washington University, St. Louis, 1981

Honors

2012 Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science

Professional Service

Section Editor, Natural Variation, PLoS Genetics, 2011-present
Section Editor, Genomics, Current Genetic Medicine Reports, 2012-present
Member Executive Committee, African Society of Human Genetics, 2013-present
Program Committee, Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing: Precision Medicine 2016

Recent Publications

  1. Sobota, RS, Stein, CM, Kodaman, N, Maro, I, Wieland-Alter, W, Igo, RP Jr, Magohe, A, Malone, LL, Chervenak, K, Hall, NB, Matee, M, Mayanja-Kizza, H, Joloba, M, Moore, JH, Scott, WK, Lahey, T, Boom, WH, von Reyn, CF, Williams, SM, Sirugo, G. A chromosome 5q31.1 locus associates with tuberculin skin test reactivity in HIV-positive individuals from tuberculosis hyper-endemic regions in east Africa. PLoS Genet. 2017; 13 (6): e1006710. PubMed PMID:28628665 .
  2. Manuck, TA, Huang, M, Muglia, L, Williams, SM. Evolutionary Triangulation to Refine Genetic Association Studies of Spontaneous Preterm Birth. Am J Perinatol 2017; : . PubMed PMID:28561145 .
  3. Aung, T, Ozaki, M, Lee, MC, Schlötzer-Schrehardt, U, Thorleifsson, G, Mizoguchi, T, Igo, RP Jr, Haripriya, A, Williams, SE, Astakhov, YS, Orr, AC, Burdon, KP, Nakano, S, Mori, K, Abu-Amero, K, Hauser, M, Li, Z, Prakadeeswari, G, Bailey, JNC, Cherecheanu, AP, Kang, JH, Nelson, S, Hayashi, K, Manabe, SI, Kazama, S, Zarnowski, T, Inoue, K, Irkec, M, Coca-Prados, M, Sugiyama, K, Järvelä, I, Schlottmann, P, Lerner, SF, Lamari, H, Nilgün, Y, Bikbov, M, Park, KH, Cha, SC, Yamashiro, K, Zenteno, JC, Jonas, JB, Kumar, RS, Perera, SA, Chan, ASY, Kobakhidze, N, George, R, Vijaya, L, Do, T, Edward, DP, de Juan Marcos, L, Pakravan, M, Moghimi, S, Ideta, R, Bach-Holm, D, Kappelgaard, P, Wirostko, B, Thomas, S, Gaston, D, Bedard, K, Greer, WL, Yang, Z, Chen, X, Huang, L, Sang, J, Jia, H, Jia, L, Qiao, C, Zhang, H, Liu, X, Zhao, B, Wang, YX, Xu, L, Leruez, S, Reynier, P, Chichua, G, Tabagari, S, Uebe, S, Zenkel, M, Berner, D, Mossböck, G, Weisschuh, N, Hoja, U, Welge-Luessen, UC, Mardin, C, Founti, P, Chatzikyriakidou, A, Pappas, T, Anastasopoulos, E, Lambropoulos, A, Ghosh, A, Shetty, R, Porporato, N, Saravanan, V, Venkatesh, R, Shivkumar, C, Kalpana, N, Sarangapani, S, Kanavi, MR, Beni, AN, Yazdani, S, Lashay, A, Naderifar, H, Khatibi, N, Fea, A, Lavia, C, Dallorto, L, Rolle, T, Frezzotti, P, Paoli, D, Salvi, E, Manunta, P, Mori, Y, Miyata, K, Higashide, T, Chihara, E, Ishiko, S, Yoshida, A, Yanagi, M, Kiuchi, Y, Ohashi, T, Sakurai, T, Sugimoto, T, Chuman, H, Aihara, M, Inatani, M, Miyake, M, Gotoh, N, Matsuda, F, Yoshimura, N, Ikeda, Y, Ueno, M, Sotozono, C, Jeoung, JW, Sagong, M, Park, KH, Ahn, J, Cruz-Aguilar, M, Ezzouhairi, SM, Rafei, A, Chong, YF, Ng, XY, Goh, SR, Chen, Y, Yong, VHK, Khan, MI, Olawoye, OO, Ashaye, AO, Ugbede, I, Onakoya, A, Kizor-Akaraiwe, N, Teekhasaenee, C, Suwan, Y, Supakontanasan, W, Okeke, S, Uche, NJ, Asimadu, I, Ayub, H, Akhtar, F, Kosior-Jarecka, E, Lukasik, U, Lischinsky, I, Castro, V, Grossmann, RP, Megevand, GS, Roy, S, Dervan, E, Silke, E, Rao, A, Sahay, P, Fornero, P, Cuello, O, Sivori, D, Zompa, T, Mills, RA, Souzeau, E, Mitchell, P, Wang, JJ, Hewitt, AW, Coote, M, Crowston, JG, Astakhov, SY, Akopov, EL, Emelyanov, A, Vysochinskaya, V, Kazakbaeva, G, Fayzrakhmanov, R, Al-Obeidan, SA, Owaidhah, O, Aljasim, LA, Chowbay, B, Foo, JN, Soh, RQ, Sim, KS, Xie, Z, Cheong, AWO, Mok, SQ, Soo, HM, Chen, XY, Peh, SQ, Heng, KK, Husain, R, Ho, SL, Hillmer, AM, Cheng, CY, Escudero-Domínguez, FA, González-Sarmiento, R, Martinon-Torres, F, Salas, A, Pathanapitoon, K, Hansapinyo, L, Wanichwecharugruang, B, Kitnarong, N, Sakuntabhai, A, Nguyn, HX, Nguyn, GTT, Nguyn, TV, Zenz, W, Binder, A, Klobassa, DS, Hibberd, ML, Davila, S, Herms, S, Nöthen, MM, Moebus, S, Rautenbach, RM, Ziskind, A, Carmichael, TR, Ramsay, M, Álvarez, L, García, M, González-Iglesias, H, Rodríguez-Calvo, PP, Cueto, LF, Oguz, Ç, Tamcelik, N, Atalay, E, Batu, B, Aktas, D, Kasım, B, Wilson, MR, Coleman, AL, Liu, Y, Challa, P, Herndon, L, Kuchtey, RW, Kuchtey, J, Curtin, K, Chaya, CJ, Crandall, A, Zangwill, LM, Wong, TY, Nakano, M, Kinoshita, S, den Hollander, AI, Vesti, E, Fingert, JH, Lee, RK, Sit, AJ, Shingleton, BJ, Wang, N, Cusi, D, Qamar, R, Kraft, P, Pericak-Vance, MA, Raychaudhuri, S, Heegaard, S, Kivelä, T, Reis, A, Kruse, FE, Weinreb, RN, Pasquale, LR, Haines, JL, Thorsteinsdottir, U, Jonasson, F, Allingham, RR, Milea, D, Ritch, R, Kubota, T, Tashiro, K, Vithana, EN, Micheal, S, Topouzis, F, Craig, JE, Dubina, M, Sundaresan, P, Stefansson, K, Wiggs, JL, Pasutto, F, Khor, CC. Genetic association study of exfoliation syndrome identifies a protective rare variant at LOXL1 and five new susceptibility loci. Nat. Genet. 2017; : . PubMed PMID:28553957 .
  4. Pazos, A, Kodaman, N, Piazuelo, MB, Romero-Gallo, J, Sobota, RS, Israel, DA, Bravo, LE, Morgan, DR, Wilson, KT, Correa, P, Peek, RM Jr, Williams, SM, Schneider, BG. Draft Genome Sequences of 13 Colombian Helicobacter pylori Strains Isolated from Pacific Coast and Andean Residents. Genome Announc 2017; 5 (15): . PubMed PMID:28408665 PubMed Central PMC5391403.
  5. Kodaman, N, Sobota, RS, Asselbergs, FW, Oetjens, MT, Moore, JH, Brown, NJ, Aldrich, MC, Williams, SM. Genetic Effects on the Correlation Structure of CVD Risk Factors: Exome-Wide Data From a Ghanaian Population. Glob Heart 2017; : . PubMed PMID:28408189 .
  6. Zhou, K, Assalita, S, Williams, SE. Confusion and hypercalcemia in an 80-year-old man. Cleve Clin J Med 2017; 84 (4): 281-286. PubMed PMID:28388389 .
  7. Williams, SB, Huo, J, Chamie, K, Smaldone, MC, Kosarek, CD, Fang, JE, Ynalvez, LA, Kim, SP, Hoffman, KE, Giordano, SH, Chapin, BF. Discerning the survival advantage among patients with prostate cancer who undergo radical prostatectomy or radiotherapy: The limitations of cancer registry data. Cancer 2017; 123 (9): 1617-1624. PubMed PMID:28099688 .
  8. Kodaman, N, Aldrich, MC, Sobota, R, Asselbergs, FW, Poku, KA, Brown, NJ, Moore, JH, Williams, SM. Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Ghana during the Rural-to-Urban Transition: A Cross-Sectional Study. PLoS ONE 2016; 11 (10): e0162753. PubMed PMID:27732601 PubMed Central PMC5061429.
  9. Kodaman, N, Aldrich, MC, Sobota, R, Asselbergs, FW, Brown, NJ, Moore, JH, Williams, SM. Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1 and Diagnosis of the Metabolic Syndrome in a West African Population. J Am Heart Assoc 2016; 5 (10): . PubMed PMID:27697752 PubMed Central PMC5121488.
  10. Sobota, RS, Kodaman, N, Mera, R, Piazuelo, MB, Bravo, LE, Pazos, A, Zabaleta, J, Delgado, AG, El-Rifai, W, Morgan, DR, Wilson, KT, Correa, P, Williams, SM, Schneider, BG. Erratum to: Epigenetic and genetic variation in GATA5 is associated with gastric disease risk. Hum. Genet. 2016; 135 (8): 907-908. PubMed PMID:27417435 .
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