M H D Larmuseau

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi To see in different seas: spatial variation in the rhodopsin gene of the sand goby (Pomatoschistus minutus)
    Maarten H D Larmuseau
    Laboratory of Animal Diversity and Systematics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven K U Leuven, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Mol Ecol 18:4227-39. 2009
  2. ncbi A substantially lower frequency of uninformative matches between 23 versus 17 Y-STR haplotypes in north Western Europe
    Maarten H D Larmuseau
    UZ Leuven, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven, Department of Imaging and Pathology, Biomedical Forensic Sciences, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven, Laboratory of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Genomics, Department of Biology, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 11:214-9. 2014
  3. doi Controversial identification in a historical case is illustrative of the complexity of DNA typing in forensic research. Response to Charlier et al
    Maarten H D Larmuseau
    UZ Leuven, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven, Forensic Biomedical Sciences, Department of Imaging and Pathology, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven, Laboratory of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Genomics, Department of Biology, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 9:e18-9. 2014
  4. doi Increasing phylogenetic resolution still informative for Y chromosomal studies on West-European populations
    M H D Larmuseau
    UZ Leuven, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven, Forensic Medicine, Department of Imaging and Pathology, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven, Laboratory of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Genomics, Department of Biology, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 9:179-85. 2014
  5. doi Genetic genealogy comes of age: perspectives on the use of deep-rooted pedigrees in human population genetics
    M H D Larmuseau
    UZ Leuven, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Phys Anthropol 150:505-11. 2013
  6. pmc AMY-tree: an algorithm to use whole genome SNP calling for Y chromosomal phylogenetic applications
    Anneleen Van Geystelen
    UZ Leuven, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Genomics 14:101. 2013
  7. pmc In the name of the migrant father--analysis of surname origins identifies genetic admixture events undetectable from genealogical records
    M H D Larmuseau
    UZ Leuven, Department of Forensic Medicine, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Leuven, Belgium
    Heredity (Edinb) 109:90-5. 2012
  8. pmc Temporal differentiation across a West-European Y-chromosomal cline: genealogy as a tool in human population genetics
    Maarten H D Larmuseau
    UZ Leuven, Department of Forensic Medicine, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Hum Genet 20:434-40. 2012
  9. doi Differential modes of selection on the rhodopsin gene in coastal Baltic and North Sea populations of the sand goby, Pomatoschistus minutus
    Maarten H D Larmuseau
    Laboratory of Animal Diversity and Systematics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Mol Ecol 19:2256-68. 2010
  10. doi Signature of selection on the rhodopsin gene in the marine radiation of American seven-spined gobies (Gobiidae, Gobiosomatini)
    M H D Larmuseau
    Department of Forensic Medicine, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, UZ Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Evol Biol 24:1618-25. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi To see in different seas: spatial variation in the rhodopsin gene of the sand goby (Pomatoschistus minutus)
    Maarten H D Larmuseau
    Laboratory of Animal Diversity and Systematics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven K U Leuven, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Mol Ecol 18:4227-39. 2009
    ..This study highlights the usefulness of sensory genes, like rhodopsin, for studying the characteristics of local adaptation in marine nonmodel organisms...
  2. ncbi A substantially lower frequency of uninformative matches between 23 versus 17 Y-STR haplotypes in north Western Europe
    Maarten H D Larmuseau
    UZ Leuven, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven, Department of Imaging and Pathology, Biomedical Forensic Sciences, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven, Laboratory of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Genomics, Department of Biology, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 11:214-9. 2014
    ..Therefore, the use of the PowerPlex(®) Y23 System instead of the commonly used 12 and 17 Y-STRs by the forensic community is recommended as it will increase the efficiency of Y-STRs in forensic casework. ..
  3. doi Controversial identification in a historical case is illustrative of the complexity of DNA typing in forensic research. Response to Charlier et al
    Maarten H D Larmuseau
    UZ Leuven, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven, Forensic Biomedical Sciences, Department of Imaging and Pathology, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven, Laboratory of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Genomics, Department of Biology, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 9:e18-9. 2014
    ..Moreover, the popularity and broad media coverage of such studies are useful in bringing awareness to the general public, non-DNA forensic experts and lawyers about the complexity of DNA typing in forensic cases...
  4. doi Increasing phylogenetic resolution still informative for Y chromosomal studies on West-European populations
    M H D Larmuseau
    UZ Leuven, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven, Forensic Medicine, Department of Imaging and Pathology, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven, Laboratory of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Genomics, Department of Biology, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 9:179-85. 2014
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  5. doi Genetic genealogy comes of age: perspectives on the use of deep-rooted pedigrees in human population genetics
    M H D Larmuseau
    UZ Leuven, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Phys Anthropol 150:505-11. 2013
    ..At the end, we discuss the advantages and pitfalls of using genealogy within sampling campaigns and we provide guidelines for future population genetic studies...
  6. pmc AMY-tree: an algorithm to use whole genome SNP calling for Y chromosomal phylogenetic applications
    Anneleen Van Geystelen
    UZ Leuven, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Genomics 14:101. 2013
    ..Moreover, the exponential growth of known Y chromosomal lineages will require an automatic determination of the phylogenetic position of an individual based on whole genome SNP calling data and an up to date Y chromosomal tree...
  7. pmc In the name of the migrant father--analysis of surname origins identifies genetic admixture events undetectable from genealogical records
    M H D Larmuseau
    UZ Leuven, Department of Forensic Medicine, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Leuven, Belgium
    Heredity (Edinb) 109:90-5. 2012
    ..Therefore, these results indicate that the surname origin can be an important feature on top of in-depth genealogical results to select autochthonous participants for a regional population genetic study based on Y-chromosomes...
  8. pmc Temporal differentiation across a West-European Y-chromosomal cline: genealogy as a tool in human population genetics
    Maarten H D Larmuseau
    UZ Leuven, Department of Forensic Medicine, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Hum Genet 20:434-40. 2012
    ..Therefore, genealogical data for at least 200 years are required to study small-scale 'autochthonous' population structure in Western Europe...
  9. doi Differential modes of selection on the rhodopsin gene in coastal Baltic and North Sea populations of the sand goby, Pomatoschistus minutus
    Maarten H D Larmuseau
    Laboratory of Animal Diversity and Systematics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Mol Ecol 19:2256-68. 2010
    ..In contrast, the differentiation based on synonymous SNPs of RH1 reflects more the neutral historical pattern of the species...
  10. doi Signature of selection on the rhodopsin gene in the marine radiation of American seven-spined gobies (Gobiidae, Gobiosomatini)
    M H D Larmuseau
    Department of Forensic Medicine, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, UZ Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Evol Biol 24:1618-25. 2011
    ..Therefore, the current phylogenetic approach provided an extended list of AAs that are probably involved in spectral tuning, and which should be validated by mutagenic experiments...
  11. doi High molecular diversity in the rhodopsin gene in closely related goby fishes: A role for visual pigments in adaptive speciation?
    Maarten H D Larmuseau
    Laboratory of Animal Diversity and Systematics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Ch Deberiotstraat 32, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 55:689-98. 2010
    ..This study shows an unusual high variability in the gobiid visual RH1 pigment, and we therefore suggest a possible role for sensory genes in the adaptive radiation of 'sand goby' species...
  12. doi Micro-geographic distribution of Y-chromosomal variation in the central-western European region Brabant
    Maarten H D Larmuseau
    UZ Leuven, Department of Forensic Medicine, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Kapucijnenvoer 33, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 5:95-9. 2011
    ..A clear gradient was found with higher frequencies of R1b1b2 (R-M269) chromosomes in the northern vs. southern regions, mainly related to a trend in the frequency of R1b1b2a1 (R-U106)...
  13. doi Matrilinear phylogeography and demographical patterns of Rutilus rutilus: implications for taxonomy and conservation
    M H D Larmuseau
    Laboratory of Animal Diversity and Systematics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Deberiotstraat 32, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Fish Biol 75:332-53. 2009
    ..rutilus. A suture-zone of the two main lineages was observed along the coastal region of the Black Sea. The neutrality tests and the mismatch distributions indicated a demographic expansion during the Middle-Pleistocene for both clades...
  14. pmc Rapid range expansion increases genetic differentiation while causing limited reduction in genetic diversity in a damselfly
    J Swaegers
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, Department of Biology, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Heredity (Edinb) 111:422-9. 2013
    ..We argue and document that range expansion along multiple axes of a broad expansion front generates little reduction in genetic diversity, yet stronger differentiation of the edge populations. ..
  15. doi Unravelling the effects of contemporary and historical range expansion on the distribution of genetic diversity in the damselfly Coenagrion scitulum
    J Swaegers
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Evol Biol 27:748-59. 2014
    ..Within this framework, our results highlight that recent range expansion of a good disperser can decrease genetic diversity and increase genetic differentiation which should be considered when devising suitable conservation strategies. ..
  16. doi Mito-nuclear discordance in the degree of population differentiation in a marine goby
    M H D Larmuseau
    Laboratory of Animal Diversity and Systematics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Heredity (Edinb) 105:532-42. 2010
    ..The most likely reason for the discordant pattern is a recent demographical expansion of the sand goby, resulting in high effective population sizes slowing down the differentiation of nuclear DNA...
  17. ncbi Updating the Y-chromosomal phylogenetic tree for forensic applications based on whole genome SNPs
    A Van Geystelen
    UZ Leuven, Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven, Department of Biology, Laboratory of Socioecology and Social Evolution, Leuven, Belgium
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 7:573-80. 2013
    ..This study demonstrates the usefulness of AMY-tree in the process of checking the quality of the present Y-chromosomal tree and it accentuates the difficulties to enlarge this tree based on only WGS methods. ..
  18. doi Deep into the roots of the Libyan Tuareg: a genetic survey of their paternal heritage
    Claudio Ottoni
    Laboratory of Forensic Genetics and Molecular Archaeology, Universitaire Ziekenhuizen, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Phys Anthropol 145:118-24. 2011
    ..The difference in haplogroup composition between the villages of Al Awaynat and Tahala suggests that founder effects and drift played a significant role in shaping the genetic pool of the Libyan Tuareg...
  19. ncbi Divergent selection as revealed by P(ST) and QTL-based F(ST) in three-spined stickleback (Gasterosteus aculeatus) populations along a coastal-inland gradient
    Joost A M Raeymaekers
    Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology, Ch Deberiotstraat, 32, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Mol Ecol 16:891-905. 2007
    ..No genetic confirmation was obtained for divergent selection on dorsal spine length, as no outlier F(ST)s were detected at dorsal spine QTL, and no significant correlations with P(ST) were observed...
  20. doi Temporal genetic stability and high effective population size despite fisheries-induced life-history trait evolution in the North Sea sole
    E L Cuveliers
    Laboratory of Animal Diversity and Systematics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Charles Deberiotstraat 32, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Mol Ecol 20:3555-68. 2011
    ..Because strong evolutionary changes in age and size at first maturation have been observed for sole, changes in adaptive genetic variation should be further monitored to detect the evolutionary consequences of human-induced selection...