2012

IN PEER-REVIEWED JOURNALS

1.    Henn BM*, Botigué LR*, Gravel S,Wang W, Brisbin A, Byrnes JK, Fadhlaoui-Zid K, Zalloua PA, Moreno-Estrada A, Bertranpetit J, Bustamante CD¤, Comas D¤(2012) Genomic Ancestry of North Africans Supports Back-to-Africa Migrations. PLoS Genetics 8(1) e1002397. Henn2012

2. Javed A, Melé M, Pybus M, Zalloua P, Haber M, Comas D, Netea MG, Balanovsky O, Balanovska E, Jin L, Yang Y, ArunKumar G, Pitchappan R, Bertranpetit J, Calafell F, Parida L, The Genographic Consortium (2012) Recombination networks as genetic markers in a human variation study of the Old World. Human Genetics 131:601-613. Javed2012

3. Behar DM, Harmant C, Manry J, van Oven M, Haak W, Martinez-Cruz B, Salaberria J, Oyharçabal B, Bauduer F, Comas D, Quintana-Murci L; The Genographic Consortium (2012) The Basque Paradigm: Genetic Evidence of a Maternal Continuity in the Franco-Cantabrian Region since Pre-Neolithic Times. American Journal of Human Genetics 90:486-493. Behar2012

4. Haber M, Platt DE, Ashafian Bonab M, Youhanna SC, Soria-Hernanz DF, Martinez-Cruz B, Douaihy B, Ghassibe-Sabbagh M, Rafatpanah H, Ghanbari M, Whale J, Balanovsky O, Well RS, Comas D, Tyler-Smith C, Zalloua PA, the Genographic Consortium (2012) Afghanistan’s ethnic groups share a Y-chromosomal heritage structured by historical events. PLoS ONE 7(3):e34288. Haber2012

5. Sandoval K, Moreno-Estrada A, Mendizabal I, Underhill PA, Lopez-Valenzuela M, Peñaloza-Espinosa R, López-López M, Buentello-Malo L, Avelino H, Calafell F, Comas D (2012) Y-chromosome diversity in Native Mexicans reveals continental transition of genetic structure in the Americas. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 148:395-405. Sandoval2012

6. Mendizabal I, Marigorta UM, Lao O, Comas D (2012) Adaptative evolution of loci covarying with the human African Pygmy phenotype. Human Genetics 131:1305-1317. Mendizabal2012

7. Martinez-Cruz B, Ioana M, Calafell F, Arauna LR, Sanz P, Ionescu R, Boengiu S, Kalaydjieva L, Pamjav H, Makukh H, Plantiga T, van der Meer JWM, Comas D*, Netea M*, the Genographic Consortium (2012) Y-chromosome analysis in individuals bearing the Basarab name of the first dynasty of Wallachian kings. PLoS ONE 7(7): e41803. Martinez-Cruz2012

8. Martínez-Cruz B, Harmant C, Platt DE, Haak W, Manry J, Ramos-Luis E, Soria-Hernanz DF, Bauduer F, Salaberria J, Oyharçabal B, Quintana-Murci L, Comas D, the Genographic Consortium (2012) Evidence of pre-Roman tribal genetic structure in Basques from uniparentally inherited markers. Molecular Biology and Evolution 29(9):2211-2222. Martinez-Cruz2012

9. Campbell CL, Palamara PF, Dubrovsky M, Botigué LR, Fellous M, Atzmon G,Oddoux C, Pearlman A, Hao L, Henn BM, Burns E, Bustamante CD, Comas D, Friedman E, Pe’er I, Ostrer H (2012) North African Jewish and non-Jewish populations form distinctive, orthogonal clusters. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 109(34):13865-70.Campbell2012

10. Sánchez-QuintoF, Botigué LR, Civit S, Arenas C, Ávila-Arcos MC, Bustamante CD, Comas D*, Lalueza-Fox C* (2012) North African populations carry the signature of admixture with Neandertals. PLoS ONE 7(10):e47765. Sanchez-Quinto2012

11. Pimenoff V, Laval G, Comas D, Palo JU, Gut I, Cann H, Excoffier L, Sajantilla A (2012) Similarity in recombination rate and linkage disequilibrium at CYP2C and CYP2D cytochrome P450 gene regions among Europeans indicates signs of selection and no advantage of using tagSNPs in population isolates. Pharmacogenetics and Genomics 22:846-857. Pimenoff2012

12. Mendizabal I*, Lao O*, Marigorta UM, Wollstein A, Gusmão L, Ferak V, Ioana M, Jordanova A, Kaneva R, Kouvatsi A, Kučinskas V, Makukh H, Metspalu A, Netea MG, de Pablo R, Pamjav H, Radojkovic D, Rolleston SJ, Sertic J, Macek M Jr, Comas D*, Kayser M* (2012) Reconstructing population history of European Romani from genome-wide data. Current Biology 22:2342-2349. Mendizabal2012

13. Setó-Salvia N, Sánchez-Quinto F, Carbonell E, Lorenzo C, Comas D, Clarimón J (2013) Using the Neandertal and Denisova genetic data to understand the common MAPT 17q21 inversion in modern humans. Human Biology 84:633-640.