Andrew D Foote

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Publications

  1. pmc Investigating the potential use of environmental DNA (eDNA) for genetic monitoring of marine mammals
    Andrew D Foote
    Centre for GeoGenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 7:e41781. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Ancient DNA from marine mammals: studying long-lived species over ecological and evolutionary timescales
    Andrew D Foote
    Centre for GeoGenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Anat 194:112-20. 2012
  3. pmc Positive selection on the killer whale mitogenome
    Andrew D Foote
    Centre for GeoGenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, Øster Volgade 5 7, 1350 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Biol Lett 7:116-8. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Genetic differentiation among North Atlantic killer whale populations
    Andrew D Foote
    Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Aberdeen, School of Biological Sciences, Tillydrone Avenue, Aberdeen, UK
    Mol Ecol 20:629-41. 2011
  5. pmc Out of the Pacific and back again: insights into the matrilineal history of Pacific killer whale ecotypes
    Andrew D Foote
    Centre for GeoGenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 6:e24980. 2011
  6. pmc Mitogenomic phylogenetic analyses of the Delphinidae with an emphasis on the Globicephalinae
    Julia T Vilstrup
    Centre for GeoGenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, Øster Voldgade 5 7, 1350 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Evol Biol 11:65. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Ecological, morphological and genetic divergence of sympatric North Atlantic killer whale populations
    Andrew D Foote
    Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Cromarty, UK
    Mol Ecol 18:5207-17. 2009
  8. pmc Mortality rate acceleration and post-reproductive lifespan in matrilineal whale species
    Andrew D Foote
    Lighthouse Field Station, School of Biological Sciences, University of Aberdeen, George Street, Cromarty IV11 8YJ, UK
    Biol Lett 4:189-91. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Investigating the potential use of environmental DNA (eDNA) for genetic monitoring of marine mammals
    Andrew D Foote
    Centre for GeoGenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 7:e41781. 2012
    ..Therefore, with optimization aimed towards processing larger volumes of seawater this method has the potential to compliment current visual and acoustic methods of species detection of marine mammals...
  2. doi request reprint Ancient DNA from marine mammals: studying long-lived species over ecological and evolutionary timescales
    Andrew D Foote
    Centre for GeoGenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Anat 194:112-20. 2012
    ..Finally, we highlight some of the problems of aDNA studies on marine mammals, such as obtaining sufficient sample sizes and calibrating for the marine reservoir effect when radiocarbon-dating such wide-ranging species...
  3. pmc Positive selection on the killer whale mitogenome
    Andrew D Foote
    Centre for GeoGenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, Øster Volgade 5 7, 1350 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Biol Lett 7:116-8. 2011
    ..Both substitutions were associated with changes in local polarity, increased steric constraints and α-helical tendencies that could influence overall metabolic performance, suggesting a functional change...
  4. doi request reprint Genetic differentiation among North Atlantic killer whale populations
    Andrew D Foote
    Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Aberdeen, School of Biological Sciences, Tillydrone Avenue, Aberdeen, UK
    Mol Ecol 20:629-41. 2011
    ..These results demonstrate that genetic differentiation can arise through resource specialization in the absence of physical barriers to gene flow...
  5. pmc Out of the Pacific and back again: insights into the matrilineal history of Pacific killer whale ecotypes
    Andrew D Foote
    Centre for GeoGenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 6:e24980. 2011
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  6. pmc Mitogenomic phylogenetic analyses of the Delphinidae with an emphasis on the Globicephalinae
    Julia T Vilstrup
    Centre for GeoGenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, Øster Voldgade 5 7, 1350 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Evol Biol 11:65. 2011
    ..Further ad hoc tests were then conducted to estimate the support for alternative topologies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ecological, morphological and genetic divergence of sympatric North Atlantic killer whale populations
    Andrew D Foote
    Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Cromarty, UK
    Mol Ecol 18:5207-17. 2009
    ..This first step to divergent specialization on different ecological resources provides a rare example of the ecological conditions at the early stages of adaptive radiation...
  8. pmc Mortality rate acceleration and post-reproductive lifespan in matrilineal whale species
    Andrew D Foote
    Lighthouse Field Station, School of Biological Sciences, University of Aberdeen, George Street, Cromarty IV11 8YJ, UK
    Biol Lett 4:189-91. 2008
    ..Selection for a long post-reproductive female lifespan in matrilineal whales may therefore be determined by the proportion of females surviving past the point of reproductive cessation...