Javier moves to UCL

After a short visiting stay in our group analyzing some genome-wide data in African populations, Javier Mendoza-Revilla has flew back to Lima just before starting his PhD in University College London.

We wish him best luck with his new position in London.

2011 publications


1. Sikora M, Laayouni H, Calafell F, Comas D, Bertranpetit J (2011) A genomic analysis identifies a novel component in the genetic structure of sub-Saharan African populations. European Journal of Human Genetics 19:84-88. Sikora2011

2. Mendizabal I, Valente C, Gusmão A, Alves C, Gomes V, Goios A, Parson W, Calafell F, Alvarez […]

The southern African origin for modern humans revealed by the analysis of genome diversity in hunter-gatherers

Picture from http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2002/12/photogalleries/journey_of_man/

The manuscript “Hunter-gatherer genomic diversity suggests a southern African origin for modern humans” has been recently published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA (Henn2011). This work has been the result of a collaboration with colleagues in Stanford University. Our work analyzes the genetic diversity in autosomal markers […]