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Human Evolutionary Genetics - HUMANEVOL



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Articles in SCI journals


Pinto JC, Oliveira S, Teixeira S, Martins D, Fehn AM, Aco T, Gaya-Vidal M, Rocha J (2016) Food and pathogen adaptations in the Angolan Namib desert: Tracing the spread of lactase persistence and human African trypanosomiasis resistance into southwestern Africa. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 161(3): 436-447.
Pinto JC, Pereira V, Marques SL, Amorim A, Alvarez L, Prata MJ (2015) Mirandese language and genetic differentiation in Iberia: a study using X chromosome markers. Annals of Human Biology, 42(1): 20-25.
Barbieri C, Vicente M, Oliveira S, Bostoen K, Rocha J, Stoneking M, Pakendorf B (2014) Migration and Interaction in a Contact Zone: mtDNA Variation among Bantu-Speakers in Southern Africa. Plos One, 9(6): e99117.
Claes P, Liberton DK, Daniels K, Rosana KM, Quillen EE, Pearson LN, McEvoy B, Bauchet M, Zaidi AA, Yao W, Tang H, Barsh GS, Absher DM, Puts DA, Rocha J, Beleza S, Pereira RW, Baynam G, Suetens P, Vandermeulen D, Wagner JK, Boster JS, Shriver MD (2014) Modeling 3D Facial Shape from DNA. Plos Genetics, 10(3): e1004224.
Hodgson JA, Pickrell JK, Pearson LN, Quillen EE, Prista A, Rocha J, Soodyall H, Shriver MD, Perry GH (2014) Natural selection for the Duffy-null allele in the recently admixed people of Madagascar. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences, 281(1789): nº 20140930.
Barbieri C, Vicente M, Rocha J, Mpokola SW, Stoneking M, Pakendorf B (2013) Ancient substructure in early mtDNA lineages of southern Africa. American Journal of Human Genetics, 92(2): 285-292.
Beleza S, Johnson NA, Candille SI, Absher DM, Coram MA, Lopes J, Campos J, Araújo II, Anderson TM, Vilhjálmsson BJ, Nordborg M, Correia e Silva A, Shriver MD, Rocha J, Barsh GS, Tang H (2013) Genetic architecture of skin and eye color in an African-European admixed population. PLoS Genetics, 9(3): e1003372.
Beleza S, Santos AM, Mcevoy B, Alves I, Martinho C, Cameron E, Shriver MD, Parra EJ, Rocha J (2013) The timing of pigmentation lightening in Europeans. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 30(1): 24-35.
Gomez F, Tomás G, Ko W-Y, Ranciaro A, Froment A, Ibrahim M, Lema G, Nyambo TB, Omar SA, Wambebe C, Hirbo JB, Rocha J, Tiskhoff SA (2013) Patterns of nucleotide and haplotype diversity at ICAM-1 across global human populations with varying levels of malaria exposure. Human Genetics, 132(9): 987-999.
Manco L, Pires S, Lopes AI, Figueiredo I, Albuquerque D, Alvarez M, Rocha J, Abade A (2013) Distribution of the -13910C>T polymorphism in the general population of Portugal and in subjects with gastrointestinal complaints associated with milk consumption. Annals of Human Biology, 40(2): 205-208.
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