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    • A selective sweep on a deleterious mutation in the CPT1A gene in Arctic populations 

      Clemente, Florian J; Cardona, Alexia; Inchley, Charlotte E; Peter, Benjamin M; Jacobs, Guy; Pagani, Luca; Lawson, Daniel J et al. (2014-10-23)
    • Selective sweep on human amylase genes postdates the split with Neanderthals 

      Inchley, Charlotte; Larbey, Cynthia; Shwan, NAA; Pagani, L; Saag, L; Antão, T; Jacobs, G et al. (Nature Publishing Group, 2016-11-17)
      Humans have more copies of amylase genes than other primates. It is still poorly understood, however, when the copy number expansion occurred and whether its spread was enhanced by selection. Here we assess amylase copy ...
    • The study of human Y chromosome variation through ancient DNA 

      Kivisild, Toomas (Springer, Springer, 2017-03-04)
      High throughput sequencing methods have completely transformed the study of human Y chromosome variation by offering a genome-scale view on genetic variation retrieved from ancient human remains in context of a growing ...
    • Validity of visceral adiposity estimates from DXA against MRI in Kuwaiti men and women. 

      Mohammad, A; De, Lucia Rolfe Emanuella; Sleigh, Alison; Kivisild, Toomas; Behbehani, K; Wareham, Nicholas John; Brage, Soren et al. (Nature Publishing Group, 2017-01-09)
      ${\bf Objectives:}$ The prevalence of obesity and diabetes in the Middle East is amongst the highest in the world. Valid measures of abdominal adiposity are essential to understanding the metabolic consequences of obesity. ...