Publications by authors named "Himla Soodyall"

44Publications

Y-Chromosome Variation in Southern African Khoe-San Populations Based on Whole-Genome Sequences.

Genome Biol Evol 2020 Jul;12(7):1031-1039

Human Evolution, Department of Organismal Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/gbe/evaa098DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7375190PMC
July 2020

Global Statement on Air Pollution and Health: Opportunities for Africa.

Ann Glob Health 2019 12 16;85(1):144. Epub 2019 Dec 16.

Academy of Science of South Africa, Pretoria, ZA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5334/aogh.2667DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6923777PMC
December 2019

Genetic variants in SEC16B are associated with body composition in black South Africans.

Nutr Diabetes 2018 07 19;8(1):43. Epub 2018 Jul 19.

Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, National Health Laboratory Service & University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41387-018-0050-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6053407PMC
July 2018

Southern African ancient genomes estimate modern human divergence to 350,000 to 260,000 years ago.

Science 2017 11 28;358(6363):652-655. Epub 2017 Sep 28.

Department of Organismal Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvägen 18C, SE-752 36 Uppsala, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.aao6266DOI Listing
November 2017

Adaptation to infectious disease exposure in indigenous Southern African populations.

Proc Biol Sci 2017 Apr;284(1852)

Department of Organismal Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvägen 18C, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2017.0226DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5394675PMC
April 2017

The disappearing San of southeastern Africa and their genetic affinities.

Hum Genet 2016 12 20;135(12):1365-1373. Epub 2016 Sep 20.

Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, and National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00439-016-1729-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5065584PMC
December 2016

Could we offer mitochondrial donation or similar assisted reproductive technology to South African patients with mitochondrial DNA disease?

S Afr Med J 2016 Feb 2;106(3):234-6. Epub 2016 Feb 2.

Division of Chemical Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa; National Health Laboratory Service, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i3.10170DOI Listing
February 2016

Implications of direct-to-consumer whole-exome sequencing in South Africa.

S Afr Med J 2016 Jan 12;106(2):139-40. Epub 2016 Jan 12.

Southern African Society for Human Genetics, Johannesburg, South Africa; Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, National Health Laboratory Service, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.2016.v106i2.10534DOI Listing
January 2016

A genomic portrait of haplotype diversity and signatures of selection in indigenous southern African populations.

PLoS Genet 2015 Mar 26;11(3):e1005052. Epub 2015 Mar 26.

MRC Human Genetics Research Unit, Division of Human Genetics, Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1005052DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4374865PMC
March 2015

Ethical issues in genomic research on the African continent: experiences and challenges to ethics review committees.

Hum Genomics 2014 Aug 21;8:15. Epub 2014 Aug 21.

International Network for the Demographic Evaluation of Populations and Their Health in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (INDEPTH), Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40246-014-0015-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4420849PMC
August 2014

Natural selection for the Duffy-null allele in the recently admixed people of Madagascar.

Proc Biol Sci 2014 Aug;281(1789):20140930

Department of Anthropology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2014.0930DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4100512PMC
August 2014

Research capacity. Enabling the genomic revolution in Africa.

Authors:
Charles Rotimi Akin Abayomi Alash'le Abimiku Victoria May Adabayeri Clement Adebamowo Ezekiel Adebiyi Adebowale D Ademola Adebowale Adeyemo Dwomoa Adu Dissou Affolabi Godfred Agongo Samuel Ajayi Sally Akarolo-Anthony Rufus Akinyemi Albert Akpalu Marianne Alberts Orlando Alonso Betancourt Ahmed Mansour Alzohairy Gobena Ameni Olukemi Amodu Gabriel Anabwani Kristian Andersen Fatiu Arogundade Oyedunni Arulogun Danny Asogun Rasheed Bakare Naby Balde Mary Lynn Baniecki Christine Beiswanger Alia Benkahla Lara Bethke Micheal Boehnke Vincent Boima James Brandful Andrew I Brooks Frank C Brosius Chester Brown Bruno Bucheton David T Burke Barrington G Burnett Stacy Carrington-Lawrence Nadia Carstens John Chisi Alan Christoffels Richard Cooper Heather Cordell Nigel Crowther Talishiea Croxton Jantina de Vries Leslie Derr Peter Donkor Seydou Doumbia Audrey Duncanson Ivy Ekem Ahmed El Sayed Mark E Engel John C K Enyaru Dean Everett Faisal M Fadlelmola Eyitayo Fakunle Kenneth H Fischbeck Anne Fischer Onikepe Folarin Junaid Gamieldien Robert F Garry Simani Gaseitsiwe Rasheed Gbadegesin Anita Ghansah Maria Giovanni Parham Goesbeck F Xavier Gomez-Olive Donald S Grant Ravnit Grewal Mark Guyer Neil A Hanchard Christian T Happi Scott Hazelhurst Branwen J Hennig Christiane Hertz- Fowler Winston Hide Friedhelm Hilderbrandt Christopher Hugo-Hamman Muntaser E Ibrahim Regina James Yasmina Jaufeerally-Fakim Carolyn Jenkins Ute Jentsch Pan-Pan Jiang Moses Joloba Victor Jongeneel Fourie Joubert Mukthar Kader Kathleen Kahn Pontiano Kaleebu Saidi H Kapiga Samar Kamal Kassim Ishmael Kasvosve Jonathan Kayondo Bernard Keavney Adeodata Kekitiinwa Sheik Humarr Khan Paul Kimmel Mary-Claire King Robert Kleta Mathurin Koffi Jeffrey Kopp Matthias Kretzler Judit Kumuthini Samuel Kyobe Catherine Kyobutungi Daniel T Lackland Karen A Lacourciere Guida Landouré Rita Lawlor Thomas Lehner Maia Lesosky Naomi Levitt Katherine Littler Zane Lombard Jeanne F Loring Sylvester Lyantagaye Annette Macleod Ebony B Madden Chengetai R Mahomva Julie Makani Manmak Mamven Marape Marape Graeme Mardon Patricia Marshall Darren P Martin Daniel Masiga Robin Mason Michael Mate-Kole Enock Matovu Mary Mayige Bongani M Mayosi Jean Claude Mbanya Sheryl A McCurdy Mark I McCarthy Helen McIlleron S O Mc'Ligeyo Corrine Merle Ana Olga Mocumbi Charles Mondo John V Moran Ayesha Motala Marva Moxey-Mims Wata Sununguko Mpoloka Chisomo L Msefula Thuli Mthiyane Nicola Mulder Gebregziab her Mulugeta Dieuodonne Mumba John Musuku Mo Nagdee Oyekanmi Nash Daouda Ndiaye Anh Quynh Nguyen Mark Nicol Oathokwa Nkomazana Shane Norris Betty Nsangi Alexander Nyarko Moffat Nyirenda Eileen Obe Reginald Obiakor Abraham Oduro Solomon F Ofori-Acquah Okechukwu Ogah Stephen Ogendo Kwaku Ohene-Frempong Akinlolu Ojo Timothy Olanrewaju John Oli Charlotte Osafo Odile Ouwe Missi Oukem-Boyer Bruce Ovbiagele Andrew Owen Mayowa Ojo Owolabi Lukman Owolabi Ellis Owusu-Dabo Guillaume Pare Rulan Parekh Hugh G Patterton Margaret B Penno Jane Peterson Rembert Pieper Jacob Plange-Rhule Martin Pollak Julia Puzak Rajkumar S Ramesar Michele Ramsay Rebekah Rasooly Shiksha Reddy Pardis C Sabeti Kwamena Sagoe Tunde Salako Oumar Samassékou Manjinder S Sandhu Osman Sankoh Fred Stephen Sarfo Marie Sarr Gasnat Shaboodien Issa Sidibe Gustave Simo Martin Simuunza Liam Smeeth Eugene Sobngwi Himla Soodyall Hermann Sorgho Oumou Sow Bah Sudha Srinivasan Dan J Stein Ezra S Susser Carmen Swanepoel Godfred Tangwa Andrew Tareila Ozlem Tastan Bishop Bamidele Tayo Nicki Tiffin Halidou Tinto Ekaete Tobin Stephen Meir Tollman Mahamadou Traoré Marsha J Treadwell Jennifer Troyer Masego Tsimako-Johnstone Vincent Tukei Ifeoma Ulasi Nzovu Ulenga Beverley van Rooyen Ablo Prudence Wachinou Salina P Waddy Alisha Wade Misaki Wayengera James Whitworth Louise Wideroff Cheryl A Winkler Sarah Winnicki Ambroise Wonkam Mengistu Yewondwos Tadase sen Nathan Yozwiak Heather Zar

Science 2014 Jun;344(6190):1346-8

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1251546DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4138491PMC
June 2014

Lactase persistence alleles reveal partial East African ancestry of southern African Khoe pastoralists.

Curr Biol 2014 Apr 3;24(8):852-8. Epub 2014 Apr 3.

Department of Evolutionary Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvägen 18D, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden; Science for Life Laboratory, Uppsala University, Norbyvägen 18D, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2014.02.041DOI Listing
April 2014

Professor Trefor Jenkins: a tribute.

S Afr Med J 2013 Oct 16;103(12 Suppl 1):956-1034. Epub 2013 Oct 16.

Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, and National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/samj.7627DOI Listing
October 2013

Lemba origins revisited: tracing the ancestry of Y chromosomes in South African and Zimbabwean Lemba.

Authors:
Himla Soodyall

S Afr Med J 2013 Oct 11;103(12 Suppl 1):1009-13. Epub 2013 Oct 11.

Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand and National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/samj.7297DOI Listing
October 2013

MtDNA control region variation affirms diversity and deep sub-structure in populations from southern Africa.

BMC Evol Biol 2013 Feb 27;13:56. Epub 2013 Feb 27.

Human Genomic Diversity and Disease Research Unit, Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand and the National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, 2000, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2148-13-56DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3607893PMC
February 2013

Genomic variation in seven Khoe-San groups reveals adaptation and complex African history.

Science 2012 Oct 20;338(6105):374-9. Epub 2012 Sep 20.

Department of Evolutionary Biology, Uppsala University, Norbyvägen 18D, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1227721DOI Listing
October 2012

Africa: the next frontier for human disease gene discovery?

Hum Mol Genet 2011 Oct 9;20(R2):R214-20. Epub 2011 Sep 9.

Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand andNational Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddr401DOI Listing
October 2011

Different contributions of ancient mitochondrial and Y-chromosomal lineages in 'Karretjie people' of the Great Karoo in South Africa.

J Hum Genet 2011 Sep 21;56(9):623-30. Epub 2011 Jul 21.

Human Genomic Diversity and Disease Research Unit, Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, University of the Witwatersrand/National Health Laboratory Services, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/jhg.2011.71DOI Listing
September 2011

Genetic variation of 15 autosomal STR loci in various populations from southern Africa.

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2012 Jan 1;6(1):e20-1. Epub 2011 Feb 1.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fsigen.2010.12.013DOI Listing
January 2012

Development of a single base extension method to resolve Y chromosome haplogroups in sub-Saharan African populations.

Investig Genet 2010 Sep 1;1(1). Epub 2010 Sep 1.

Human Genomic Diversity and Disease Research Unit, Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, University of the Witwatersrand and the National Health Laboratory Services, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2041-2223-1-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2988483PMC
September 2010

SNaPshot minisequencing to resolve mitochondrial macro-haplogroups found in Africa.

Electrophoresis 2009 Nov;30(21):3657-64

Human Genomic Diversity and Disease Research Unit, Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, University of the Witwatersrand and the National Health Laboratory Services, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/elps.200900197DOI Listing
November 2009

A South African mixed ancestry family with Huntington disease-like 2: clinical and genetic features.

Mov Disord 2007 Oct;22(14):2083-9

Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mds.21672DOI Listing
October 2007

Y chromosome evidence for a founder effect in Ashkenazi Jews.

Eur J Hum Genet 2005 Mar;13(3):388-91

MRC/NHLS/Wits Human Genomic Diversity and Disease Research Unit, Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://www.nature.com/articles/5201319
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ejhg.5201319DOI Listing
March 2005

Genealogy and genes: tracing the founding fathers of Tristan da Cunha.

Eur J Hum Genet 2003 Sep;11(9):705-9

1MRC/NHLS/Wits Human Genomic Diversity and Disease Research Unit, Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service and University of the Witwatersrand, PO Box 1038, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa.

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http://www.nature.com/articles/5201022
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ejhg.5201022DOI Listing
September 2003

Mitochondrial DNA evidence for admixed origins of central Siberian populations.

Am J Phys Anthropol 2003 Mar;120(3):211-24

Institute of Human Biology, University of Hamburg, D-20146 Hamburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajpa.10145DOI Listing
March 2003

Y-chromosomal evidence for a strong reduction in male population size of Yakuts.

Hum Genet 2002 Feb 15;110(2):198-200. Epub 2002 Jan 15.

Institute of Human Biology, University of Hamburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00439-001-0664-4DOI Listing
February 2002