Publications by authors named "Birgit Nickel"

32Publications

Ancient DNA indicates human population shifts and admixture in northern and southern China.

Science 2020 07 14;369(6501):282-288. Epub 2020 May 14.

Key Laboratory of Vertebrate Evolution and Human Origins of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Beijing 100044.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.aba0909DOI Listing
July 2020

Hybridization ddRAD-sequencing for population genomics of nonmodel plants using highly degraded historical specimen DNA.

Mol Ecol Resour 2020 Apr 19. Epub 2020 Apr 19.

Research Group for Ancient Genomics and Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, Tübingen, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1755-0998.13168DOI Listing
April 2020

Compound-specific radiocarbon dating and mitochondrial DNA analysis of the Pleistocene hominin from Salkhit Mongolia.

Nat Commun 2019 01 30;10(1):274. Epub 2019 Jan 30.

Oxford Radiocarbon Accelerator Unit, Research Laboratory for Archaeology and the History of Art, University of Oxford, Dyson Perrins Building, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-08018-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6353915PMC
January 2019

Expression signatures of early-stage and advanced medaka melanomas.

Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 2018 Jun 21;208:20-28. Epub 2017 Nov 21.

Physiological Chemistry, Biocenter, University of Wuerzburg, Am Hubland, 97074 Wuerzburg, Germany; Comprehensive Cancer Center Mainfranken, University of Wuerzburg, Am Hubland, 97074 Wuerzburg, Germany; Hagler Institute for Advanced Study and Department of Biology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpc.2017.11.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5936653PMC
June 2018

40,000-Year-Old Individual from Asia Provides Insight into Early Population Structure in Eurasia.

Curr Biol 2017 Oct 12;27(20):3202-3208.e9. Epub 2017 Oct 12.

Key Laboratory of Vertebrate Evolution and Human Origins of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100044, China; Laboratory on Molecular Paleontology of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology and the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100044, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2017.09.030DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6592271PMC
October 2017

Genetic Evidence of Human Adaptation to a Cooked Diet.

Genome Biol Evol 2016 Apr 13;8(4):1091-103. Epub 2016 Apr 13.

Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/gbe/evw059DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4860691PMC
April 2016

Nuclear DNA sequences from the Middle Pleistocene Sima de los Huesos hominins.

Nature 2016 Mar 14;531(7595):504-7. Epub 2016 Mar 14.

Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, 04103 Leipzig, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature17405DOI Listing
March 2016

Illuminating the base of the annelid tree using transcriptomics.

Mol Biol Evol 2014 Jun 23;31(6):1391-401. Epub 2014 Feb 23.

Zoological Research Museum Alexander Koenig, Bonn, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/molbev/msu080DOI Listing
June 2014

A mitochondrial genome sequence of a hominin from Sima de los Huesos.

Nature 2014 Jan 4;505(7483):403-6. Epub 2013 Dec 4.

Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, 04103 Leipzig, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature12788DOI Listing
January 2014

Complete mitochondrial genome sequence of a Middle Pleistocene cave bear reconstructed from ultrashort DNA fragments.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2013 Sep 9;110(39):15758-63. Epub 2013 Sep 9.

Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, 04103 Leipzig, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1314445110DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3785785PMC
September 2013

Deep sequencing of small RNAs confirms an annelid affinity of Myzostomida.

Mol Phylogenet Evol 2012 Jul;64(1):198-203

Molecular Evolution and Systematics of Animals, Institute of Biology, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2012.03.017DOI Listing
July 2012

Transcription factors are targeted by differentially expressed miRNAs in primates.

Genome Biol Evol 2012 27;4(4):552-64. Epub 2012 Mar 27.

Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/gbe/evs033DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3342879PMC
July 2012

Annotation of primate miRNAs by high throughput sequencing of small RNA libraries.

BMC Genomics 2012 Mar 27;13:116. Epub 2012 Mar 27.

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Deutscher Platz 6, Leipzig 04103, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2164-13-116DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3328248PMC
March 2012

Transcriptional neoteny in the human brain.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2009 Apr 23;106(14):5743-8. Epub 2009 Mar 23.

Partner Institute for Computational Biology, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 320 Yue Yang Road, Shanghai 200031, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0900544106DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2659716PMC
April 2009

Demographic history and genetic differentiation in apes.

Curr Biol 2006 Jun;16(11):1133-8

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D-04103 Leipzig, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2006.04.033DOI Listing
June 2006

Fine-scale recombination patterns differ between chimpanzees and humans.

Nat Genet 2005 Apr 18;37(4):429-34. Epub 2005 Feb 18.

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6 04103, Leipzig, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng1529DOI Listing
April 2005

Gene diversity patterns at 10 X-chromosomal loci in humans and chimpanzees.

Mol Biol Evol 2003 Aug 30;20(8):1281-9. Epub 2003 May 30.

Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Max-Planck-Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/molbev/msg134DOI Listing
August 2003

Selection on human genes as revealed by comparisons to chimpanzee cDNA.

Genome Res 2003 May;13(5):831-7

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, D-04103 Leipzig, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/gr.944903DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC430916PMC
May 2003