Peter Savolainen

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Institute of Technology
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Segregation of point mutation heteroplasmy in the control region of dog mtDNA studied systematically in deep generation pedigrees
    Cornelya F C Klütsch
    KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Gene Technology, Roslagstullsbacken 21, 10691 Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Legal Med 125:527-35. 2011
  2. pmc Regional occurrence, high frequency but low diversity of mitochondrial DNA haplogroup d1 suggests a recent dog-wolf hybridization in Scandinavia
    C F C Klütsch
    KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Gene Technology, Roslagstullsbacken 21, 10691 Stockholm, Sweden
    Anim Genet 42:100-3. 2011
  3. pmc mtDNA data indicate a single origin for dogs south of Yangtze River, less than 16,300 years ago, from numerous wolves
    Jun feng Pang
    State Key Laboratory of Genetic Resources and Evolution, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
    Mol Biol Evol 26:2849-64. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Genetic evidence for an East Asian origin of domestic dogs
    Peter Savolainen
    Department of Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology KTH, 10691 Stockholm, Sweden
    Science 298:1610-3. 2002
  5. pmc A detailed picture of the origin of the Australian dingo, obtained from the study of mitochondrial DNA
    Peter Savolainen
    Department of Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:12387-90. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint ESTs from brain and testis of White Leghorn and red junglefowl: annotation, bioinformatic classification of unknown transcripts and analysis of expression levels
    P Savolainen
    Department of Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cytogenet Genome Res 111:79-87. 2005
  7. pmc Differential gene expression in femoral bone from red junglefowl and domestic chicken, differing for bone phenotypic traits
    Carl Johan Rubin
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
    BMC Genomics 8:208. 2007
  8. pmc Narrow genetic basis for the Australian dingo confirmed through analysis of paternal ancestry
    Arman Ardalan
    Science for Life Laboratory, Department of Gene Technology, KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, 17121 Solna, Sweden
    Genetica 140:65-73. 2012
  9. pmc Dog Y chromosomal DNA sequence: identification, sequencing and SNP discovery
    Christian Natanaelsson
    School of Biotechnology, KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, AlbaNova University Center, 10691 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Genet 7:45. 2006
  10. pmc Mitochondrial DNA data indicate an introduction through Mainland Southeast Asia for Australian dingoes and Polynesian domestic dogs
    Mattias C R Oskarsson
    Science for Life Laboratory, Department of Gene Technology, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Proc Biol Sci 279:967-74. 2012

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Publications16

  1. pmc Segregation of point mutation heteroplasmy in the control region of dog mtDNA studied systematically in deep generation pedigrees
    Cornelya F C Klütsch
    KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Gene Technology, Roslagstullsbacken 21, 10691 Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Legal Med 125:527-35. 2011
    ....
  2. pmc Regional occurrence, high frequency but low diversity of mitochondrial DNA haplogroup d1 suggests a recent dog-wolf hybridization in Scandinavia
    C F C Klütsch
    KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Gene Technology, Roslagstullsbacken 21, 10691 Stockholm, Sweden
    Anim Genet 42:100-3. 2011
    ..The high frequency of d1 suggests that the dog-wolf hybrid phenotype had a selective advantage...
  3. pmc mtDNA data indicate a single origin for dogs south of Yangtze River, less than 16,300 years ago, from numerous wolves
    Jun feng Pang
    State Key Laboratory of Genetic Resources and Evolution, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
    Mol Biol Evol 26:2849-64. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Genetic evidence for an East Asian origin of domestic dogs
    Peter Savolainen
    Department of Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology KTH, 10691 Stockholm, Sweden
    Science 298:1610-3. 2002
    ..A larger genetic variation in East Asia than in other regions and the pattern of phylogeographic variation suggest an East Asian origin for the domestic dog, approximately 15,000 years ago...
  5. pmc A detailed picture of the origin of the Australian dingo, obtained from the study of mitochondrial DNA
    Peter Savolainen
    Department of Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:12387-90. 2004
    ..They were introduced from a small population of dogs, possibly at a single occasion, and have since lived isolated from other dog populations...
  6. ncbi request reprint ESTs from brain and testis of White Leghorn and red junglefowl: annotation, bioinformatic classification of unknown transcripts and analysis of expression levels
    P Savolainen
    Department of Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cytogenet Genome Res 111:79-87. 2005
    ....
  7. pmc Differential gene expression in femoral bone from red junglefowl and domestic chicken, differing for bone phenotypic traits
    Carl Johan Rubin
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
    BMC Genomics 8:208. 2007
    ....
  8. pmc Narrow genetic basis for the Australian dingo confirmed through analysis of paternal ancestry
    Arman Ardalan
    Science for Life Laboratory, Department of Gene Technology, KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, 17121 Solna, Sweden
    Genetica 140:65-73. 2012
    ..Overall genetic evidence suggests a very restricted introduction of the first dingoes into Australia, possibly from New Guinea. This study further confirms the dingo as an isolated feral dog...
  9. pmc Dog Y chromosomal DNA sequence: identification, sequencing and SNP discovery
    Christian Natanaelsson
    School of Biotechnology, KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, AlbaNova University Center, 10691 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Genet 7:45. 2006
    ..However, by comparing the male genome sequence to the complete female dog genome sequence, candidate Y-chromosome sequence may be identified by exclusion...
  10. pmc Mitochondrial DNA data indicate an introduction through Mainland Southeast Asia for Australian dingoes and Polynesian domestic dogs
    Mattias C R Oskarsson
    Science for Life Laboratory, Department of Gene Technology, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Proc Biol Sci 279:967-74. 2012
    ..This underscores the complex origins of Polynesian culture and the isolation from Neolithic influence of the pre-Neolithic Australian culture...
  11. ncbi request reprint Forensic Informativity of ~3000 bp of Coding Sequence of Domestic Dog mtDNA
    Helen Angleby
    Science for Life Laboratory, Division of Gene Technology, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, School of Biotechnology, SE 171 65, Solna, Sweden
    J Forensic Sci 59:898-908. 2014
    ..920 for the CR alone to 0.964 for all four regions. The number of mtDNA types among all 159 dogs increased from 41 to 72, the four most frequent CR haplotypes being resolved into 22 different haplotypes. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Forensic informativity of domestic dog mtDNA control region sequences
    Helen Angleby
    Department of Biotechnology, Division of Molecular Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
    Forensic Sci Int 154:99-110. 2005
    ..This type of information may be used as an indication of the breed and, with some degree of probability, to include or exclude certain breeds from being the source of evidence materials...
  13. pmc Origin of mitochondrial DNA diversity of domestic yaks
    Songchang Guo
    Key Laboratory of Qinghai Tibetan Plateau Ecological Adaptation, Northwest Plateau Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xining 810001, Qinghai, China
    BMC Evol Biol 6:73. 2006
    ....
  14. doi request reprint The genomics of selection in dogs and the parallel evolution between dogs and humans
    Guo Dong Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Genetic Resources and Evolution, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, No 32 Jiaochang Donglu, Kunming 650223, China
    Nat Commun 4:1860. 2013
    ..Parallel evolution is most apparent in genes for digestion and metabolism, neurological process and cancer. Our study, for the first time, draws together humans and dogs in their recent genomic evolution...
  15. pmc Decoding a substantial set of samples in parallel by massive sequencing
    Marten Neiman
    Science for Life Laboratory, Department of Gene Technology, School of Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology KTH, Solna, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 6:e17785. 2011
    ..Furthermore, the method is highly scalable as only a limited number of additional tags leads to substantial increase of the sample size...