Jean Paul Moisan

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Publications

  1. pmc The dawn of human matrilineal diversity
    Doron M Behar
    Molecular Medicine Laboratory, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa 31096, Israel
    Am J Hum Genet 82:1130-40. 2008
  2. pmc A "Copernican" reassessment of the human mitochondrial DNA tree from its root
    Doron M Behar
    Estonian Biocentre and Department of Evolutionary Biology, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Am J Hum Genet 90:675-84. 2012
  3. doi The genome-wide structure of the Jewish people
    Doron M Behar
    Molecular Medicine Laboratory, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa 31096, Israel
    Nature 466:238-42. 2010
  4. pmc The western and eastern roots of the Saami--the story of genetic "outliers" told by mitochondrial DNA and Y chromosomes
    Kristiina Tambets
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu and Estonian Biocentre, Tartu, Estonia
    Am J Hum Genet 74:661-82. 2004
  5. pmc Origin and diffusion of mtDNA haplogroup X
    Maere Reidla
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Tartu University and Estonian Biocentre, Tartu, Estonia
    Am J Hum Genet 73:1178-90. 2003
  6. ncbi Disuniting uniformity: a pied cladistic canvas of mtDNA haplogroup H in Eurasia
    Eva Liis Loogväli
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu and Estonian Biocentre, Tartu, Estonia
    Mol Biol Evol 21:2012-21. 2004
  7. pmc Counting the founders: the matrilineal genetic ancestry of the Jewish Diaspora
    Doron M Behar
    Molecular Medicine Laboratory, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel
    PLoS ONE 3:e2062. 2008
  8. pmc Phylogeography of Y-chromosome haplogroup I reveals distinct domains of prehistoric gene flow in europe
    Siiri Rootsi
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, University of Tartu and Estonian Biocentre, Riia, Tartu, Estonia
    Am J Hum Genet 75:128-37. 2004
  9. pmc Distinguishing the co-ancestries of haplogroup G Y-chromosomes in the populations of Europe and the Caucasus
    Siiri Rootsi
    Evolutionary Biology Group, Estonian Biocentre, Tartu, Estonia
    Eur J Hum Genet 20:1275-82. 2012
  10. pmc Most of the extant mtDNA boundaries in south and southwest Asia were likely shaped during the initial settlement of Eurasia by anatomically modern humans
    Mait Metspalu
    Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Tartu University, Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Genet 5:26. 2004

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Publications17

  1. pmc The dawn of human matrilineal diversity
    Doron M Behar
    Molecular Medicine Laboratory, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa 31096, Israel
    Am J Hum Genet 82:1130-40. 2008
    ..This process was further accelerated during the recent Bantu expansions. Our results suggest that the early settlement of humans in Africa was already matrilineally structured and involved small, separately evolving isolated populations...
  2. pmc A "Copernican" reassessment of the human mitochondrial DNA tree from its root
    Doron M Behar
    Estonian Biocentre and Department of Evolutionary Biology, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Am J Hum Genet 90:675-84. 2012
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  3. doi The genome-wide structure of the Jewish people
    Doron M Behar
    Molecular Medicine Laboratory, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa 31096, Israel
    Nature 466:238-42. 2010
    ..These results cast light on the variegated genetic architecture of the Middle East, and trace the origins of most Jewish Diaspora communities to the Levant...
  4. pmc The western and eastern roots of the Saami--the story of genetic "outliers" told by mitochondrial DNA and Y chromosomes
    Kristiina Tambets
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu and Estonian Biocentre, Tartu, Estonia
    Am J Hum Genet 74:661-82. 2004
    ..In particular, no evidence of a significant directional gene flow from extant aboriginal Siberian populations into the haploid gene pools of the Saami was found...
  5. pmc Origin and diffusion of mtDNA haplogroup X
    Maere Reidla
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Tartu University and Estonian Biocentre, Tartu, Estonia
    Am J Hum Genet 73:1178-90. 2003
    ..The position of X2a in the phylogenetic tree suggests an early split from the other X2 clades, likely at the very beginning of their expansion and spread from the Near East...
  6. ncbi Disuniting uniformity: a pied cladistic canvas of mtDNA haplogroup H in Eurasia
    Eva Liis Loogväli
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu and Estonian Biocentre, Tartu, Estonia
    Mol Biol Evol 21:2012-21. 2004
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  7. pmc Counting the founders: the matrilineal genetic ancestry of the Jewish Diaspora
    Doron M Behar
    Molecular Medicine Laboratory, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel
    PLoS ONE 3:e2062. 2008
    ..These findings highlight striking differences in the demographic history of the widespread Jewish Diaspora...
  8. pmc Phylogeography of Y-chromosome haplogroup I reveals distinct domains of prehistoric gene flow in europe
    Siiri Rootsi
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, University of Tartu and Estonian Biocentre, Riia, Tartu, Estonia
    Am J Hum Genet 75:128-37. 2004
    ..In contrast, I1b2 most likely arose in southern France/Iberia. Similarly to the other subclades, it underwent a postglacial expansion and marked the human colonization of Sardinia approximately 9,000 years ago...
  9. pmc Distinguishing the co-ancestries of haplogroup G Y-chromosomes in the populations of Europe and the Caucasus
    Siiri Rootsi
    Evolutionary Biology Group, Estonian Biocentre, Tartu, Estonia
    Eur J Hum Genet 20:1275-82. 2012
    ..No clinal patterns were detected suggesting that the distributions are rather indicative of isolation by distance and demographic complexities...
  10. pmc Most of the extant mtDNA boundaries in south and southwest Asia were likely shaped during the initial settlement of Eurasia by anatomically modern humans
    Mait Metspalu
    Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Tartu University, Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Genet 5:26. 2004
    ..The results were integrated and analyzed together with published data from South, Southeast Asia and West Eurasia...
  11. pmc Divorcing the Late Upper Palaeolithic demographic histories of mtDNA haplogroups M1 and U6 in Africa
    Erwan Pennarun
    Estonian Biocentre and Department of Evolutionary Biology, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Evol Biol 12:234. 2012
    ..Both haplogroups have been proposed to show similar geographic patterns and shared demographic histories...
  12. doi The Caucasus as an asymmetric semipermeable barrier to ancient human migrations
    Bayazit Yunusbayev
    Estonian Biocentre, Tartu, Estonia
    Mol Biol Evol 29:359-65. 2012
    ..Genetic discontinuity between the North Caucasus and the East European Plain contrasts with continuity through Anatolia and the Balkans, suggesting major routes of ancient gene flows and admixture...
  13. pmc Population genetic structure in Indian Austroasiatic speakers: the role of landscape barriers and sex-specific admixture
    Gyaneshwer Chaubey
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu and Estonian Biocentre, Tartu, Estonia
    Mol Biol Evol 28:1013-24. 2011
    ..We propose that AA speakers in India today are derived from dispersal from southeast Asia, followed by extensive sex-specific admixture with local Indian populations...
  14. pmc African ancestry allelic variation at the MYH9 gene contributes to increased susceptibility to non-diabetic end-stage kidney disease in Hispanic Americans
    Doron M Behar
    Molecular Medicine Laboratory, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa 31096, Israel
    Hum Mol Genet 19:1816-27. 2010
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  15. pmc A novel 154-bp deletion in the human mitochondrial DNA control region in healthy individuals
    Doron M Behar
    Molecular Medicine Laboratory, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel
    Hum Mutat 29:1387-91. 2008
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  16. doi Absence of APOL1 risk variants protects against HIV-associated nephropathy in the Ethiopian population
    Doron M Behar
    Molecular Medicine Laboratory, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Nephrol 34:452-9. 2011
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  17. pmc Uniparental genetic heritage of belarusians: encounter of rare middle eastern matrilineages with a central European mitochondrial DNA pool
    Alena Kushniarevich
    Estonian Biocentre, Tartu, Estonia
    PLoS ONE 8:e66499. 2013
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