Publications by authors named "Alessandro Achilli"

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Ancient genomes reveal tropical bovid species in the Tibetan Plateau contributed to the prevalence of hunting game until the late Neolithic.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2020 Oct 19. Epub 2020 Oct 19.

State Key Laboratory of Genetic Resources and Evolution, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), 650223 Kunming, China;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2011696117DOI Listing
October 2020

A Genetic Window on Sardinian Native Horse Breeds through Uniparental Molecular Systems.

Animals (Basel) 2020 Sep 1;10(9). Epub 2020 Sep 1.

Department of Chemistry, Biology and Biotechnology, University of Perugia, 06123 Perugia, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ani10091544DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7552234PMC
September 2020

Genomic analyses reveal distinct genetic architectures and selective pressures in buffaloes.

Gigascience 2020 02;9(2)

Key Laboratory of Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction of Shaanxi Province, College of Animal Science and Technology, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shaanxi 712100, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/gigascience/giz166DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7033652PMC
February 2020

Resolving a 150-year-old paternity case in Mormon history using DTC autosomal DNA testing of distant relatives.

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2019 09 1;42:1-7. Epub 2019 Jun 1.

Department of Biology and Biotechnology "L. Spallanzani", University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fsigen.2019.05.007DOI Listing
September 2019

Ancient human genomes-keys to understanding our past.

Science 2018 06;360(6392):964-965

Dipartimento di Biologia e Biotecnologie, Università di Pavia, 27100 Pavia, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.aat7257DOI Listing
June 2018

The peopling of South America and the trans-Andean gene flow of the first settlers.

Genome Res 2018 06 7;28(6):767-779. Epub 2018 May 7.

Unidade de Xenética, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, 15782 Galicia, Spain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/gr.234674.118DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5991523PMC
June 2018

Haplogroup J mitogenomes are the most sensitive to the pesticide rotenone: Relevance for human diseases.

Neurobiol Dis 2018 06 24;114:129-139. Epub 2018 Feb 24.

Department of Pharmacy and Biotechnology (FABIT), University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nbd.2018.02.010DOI Listing
June 2018

Origin and spread of human mitochondrial DNA haplogroup U7.

Sci Rep 2017 04 7;7:46044. Epub 2017 Apr 7.

Evolutionary Biology Group, Estonian Biocentre, Tartu 51010, Estonia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep46044DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5384202PMC
April 2017

Uncovering the sources of DNA found on the Turin Shroud.

Sci Rep 2015 Oct 5;5:14484. Epub 2015 Oct 5.

Dipartimento di Biologia e Biotecnologie "L. Spallanzani", Università di Pavia, Via Ferrata 9, 27100 Pavia, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep14484DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4593049PMC
October 2015

A substantial prehistoric European ancestry amongst Ashkenazi maternal lineages.

Nat Commun 2013 ;4:2543

1] Institute of Integrative and Comparative Biology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK [2] IPATIMUP (Instituto de Patologia e Imunologia Molecular da Universidade do Porto), Porto 4200-465, Portugal [3].

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms3543DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3806353PMC
May 2014

Reconstructing ancient mitochondrial DNA links between Africa and Europe.

Genome Res 2012 May 27;22(5):821-6. Epub 2012 Mar 27.

Unidade de Xenética, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/gr.134452.111DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3337428PMC
May 2012

Genetic continuity in the Franco-Cantabrian region: new clues from autochthonous mitogenomes.

PLoS One 2012 19;7(3):e32851. Epub 2012 Mar 19.

Unidade de Xenética, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0032851PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3307710PMC
July 2012

The role of DNA polymerase alpha in the control of mutagenesis in cells starved for nutrients.

Ekol Genet 2011 ;9(1):53-61

Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Department of Microbiology and Pathology, and Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 68198-6805, Omaha, NE, U.S.A,

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4197456PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.17816/ecogen9153-61DOI Listing
January 2011

The archaeogenetics of Europe.

Curr Biol 2010 Feb;20(4):R174-83

Institute of Integrative and Comparative Biology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2009.11.054DOI Listing
February 2010

First genetic insight into Libyan Tuaregs: a maternal perspective.

Ann Hum Genet 2009 Jul 20;73(Pt 4):438-48. Epub 2009 May 20.

Department of Biology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via della Ricerca Scientifica 1, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-1809.2009.00526.xDOI Listing
July 2009

Italian mitochondrial DNA database: results of a collaborative exercise and proficiency testing.

Int J Legal Med 2008 May 20;122(3):199-204. Epub 2007 Oct 20.

Department of Neuroscience, Section of Legal Medicine, Università Politecnica delle Marche, 60020 Ancona, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00414-007-0207-1DOI Listing
May 2008

High rate of starvation-associated mutagenesis in Ung(-) yeast caused by the overproduction of human activation-induced deaminase.

Curr Genet 2007 Nov 13;52(5-6):239-45. Epub 2007 Oct 13.

Dipartimento di Biologia Cellulare e Ambientale, Università di Perugia, Via Elce di Sotto, 06100, Perugia, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00294-007-0159-5DOI Listing
November 2007

Human mtDNA site-specific variability values can act as haplogroup markers.

Hum Mutat 2006 Sep;27(9):965-74

Dipartimento di Biochimica e Biologia Molecolare, Università degli Studi di Bari, Bari, Italy.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/humu.20365
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/humu.20365DOI Listing
September 2006

Updating the East Asian mtDNA phylogeny: a prerequisite for the identification of pathogenic mutations.

Hum Mol Genet 2006 Jul 19;15(13):2076-86. Epub 2006 May 19.

Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Evolution, and Molecular Biology of Domestic Animals, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddl130DOI Listing
July 2006

Harvesting the fruit of the human mtDNA tree.

Trends Genet 2006 Jun 4;22(6):339-45. Epub 2006 May 4.

Dipartimento di Genetica e Microbiologia, Università di Pavia, Via Ferrata 1, 27100 Pavia, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tig.2006.04.001DOI Listing
June 2006