H Ellegren

Summary

Affiliation: Uppsala University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Male-driven evolution of DNA sequences in birds
    H Ellegren
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Nat Genet 17:182-4. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Patterns of molecular evolution in avian microsatellites
    C R Primmer
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala Biomedical Center, Sweden
    Mol Biol Evol 15:997-1008. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Fitness loss and germline mutations in barn swallows breeding in Chernobyl
    H Ellegren
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Nature 389:593-6. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Microsatellite evolution--a reciprocal study of repeat lengths at homologous loci in cattle and sheep
    H Ellegren
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Mol Biol Evol 14:854-60. 1997
  5. ncbi request reprint A comprehensive linkage map of the pig based on a wild pig-Large White intercross
    L Marklund
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Anim Genet 27:255-69. 1996
  6. pmc A primary male autosomal linkage map of the horse genome
    G Lindgren
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, S 751 24 Uppsala, Sweden
    Genome Res 8:951-66. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic analysis of the gene for porcine submaxillary gland mucin: physical assignment of the MUC and interferon gamma genes to chromosome 5
    M Johansson
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    J Hered 84:259-62. 1993
  8. ncbi request reprint In situ hybridization mapping and restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis of the porcine albumin (ALB) and transferrin (TF) genes
    B P Chowdhary
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Anim Genet 24:85-90. 1993
  9. ncbi request reprint Conserved synteny between pig chromosome 8 and human chromosome 4 but rearranged and distorted linkage maps
    H Ellegren
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Genomics 17:599-603. 1993
  10. ncbi request reprint In situ hybridization mapping of the growth hormone receptor (GHR) gene assigns a linkage group (C9, FS, GHR, and S0105) to chromosome 16 in pigs
    B P Chowdhary
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Mamm Genome 5:160-2. 1994

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  1. ncbi request reprint Male-driven evolution of DNA sequences in birds
    H Ellegren
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Nat Genet 17:182-4. 1997
    ..9-6.5. Thus, evolution appears to be male driven in birds--a situation that supports a neutral model of molecular evolution...
  2. ncbi request reprint Patterns of molecular evolution in avian microsatellites
    C R Primmer
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala Biomedical Center, Sweden
    Mol Biol Evol 15:997-1008. 1998
    ..These findings reinforce the fact that greater attention should be paid to the repeat type and the mutational characteristics of a marker before use in phylogenetic studies...
  3. ncbi request reprint Fitness loss and germline mutations in barn swallows breeding in Chernobyl
    H Ellegren
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Nature 389:593-6. 1997
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  4. ncbi request reprint Microsatellite evolution--a reciprocal study of repeat lengths at homologous loci in cattle and sheep
    H Ellegren
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Mol Biol Evol 14:854-60. 1997
    ..Hence, comparisons of microsatellite evolution between species are flawed unless they are based on reciprocal analyses or on genuinely random selection of loci with respect to repeat length...
  5. ncbi request reprint A comprehensive linkage map of the pig based on a wild pig-Large White intercross
    L Marklund
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Anim Genet 27:255-69. 1996
    ..4:1 but this parameter varied between chromosomes as well as between regions within chromosomes. An intriguing finding was that blood group loci were overrepresented at the distal ends of linkage groups...
  6. pmc A primary male autosomal linkage map of the horse genome
    G Lindgren
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, S 751 24 Uppsala, Sweden
    Genome Res 8:951-66. 1998
    ..The present map should provide an important framework for future genome mapping in the horse...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic analysis of the gene for porcine submaxillary gland mucin: physical assignment of the MUC and interferon gamma genes to chromosome 5
    M Johansson
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    J Hered 84:259-62. 1993
    ..3 and 5p1.2-q1.1 by fluorescence and radioactive in situ hybridization, respectively, thereby assigning four new markers to chromosome 5. This chromosome shares homologies with chromosome 5 in cattle and chromosome 12 in humans...
  8. ncbi request reprint In situ hybridization mapping and restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis of the porcine albumin (ALB) and transferrin (TF) genes
    B P Chowdhary
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Anim Genet 24:85-90. 1993
    ..A screening of 10 unrelated animals revealed TaqI RFLPs for both ALB and TF. Family studies indicated that the ALB and TF polymorphisms were controlled by three and two alleles, respectively...
  9. ncbi request reprint Conserved synteny between pig chromosome 8 and human chromosome 4 but rearranged and distorted linkage maps
    H Ellegren
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Genomics 17:599-603. 1993
    ..Since loci from this synteny group are found on two cattle chromosomes, the bovine rearrangement must have occurred after the split of Suidae and Bovidae within Artiodactyla...
  10. ncbi request reprint In situ hybridization mapping of the growth hormone receptor (GHR) gene assigns a linkage group (C9, FS, GHR, and S0105) to chromosome 16 in pigs
    B P Chowdhary
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Mamm Genome 5:160-2. 1994
  11. ncbi request reprint Genetic mapping of quantitative trait loci for growth and fatness in pigs
    L Andersson
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Science 263:1771-4. 1994
    ..The genetic mapping of a major locus for fat deposition in the pig could have implications for understanding human obesity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Contrasting levels of nucleotide diversity on the avian Z and W sex chromosomes
    H Montell
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Mol Biol Evol 18:2010-6. 2001
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  13. ncbi request reprint Assignment of 20 microsatellite markers to the porcine linkage map
    H Ellegren
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Genomics 16:431-9. 1993
    ..In total, 27 new markers were added to the porcine linkage map, thereby almost doubling the number of markers on the map. Linkage groups are now present on 10 of 18 of the pig autosomes.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  14. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary genetics. Clonal inheritance of avian mitochondrial DNA
    S Berlin
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, , SE-752 36, Uppsala, Sweden
    Nature 413:37-8. 2001
    ..Our results indicate that inheritance of mtDNA is free of detectable recombination effects over an evolutionary timescale...
  15. ncbi request reprint Abundant (A)n.(T)n mononucleotide repeats in the pig genome: linkage mapping of the porcine APOB, FSA, ALOX12, PEPN and RLN loci
    H Ellegren
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Anim Genet 24:367-72. 1993
    ..The rich abundance of potentially informative (A)n.(T)n repeats will increase the chances of finding a PCR-based marker near any DNA sequence of interest...
  16. ncbi request reprint Microsatellite mutations in the germline: implications for evolutionary inference
    H Ellegren
    Dept of Evolutionary Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36, Uppsala, Sweden
    Trends Genet 16:551-8. 2000
    ..Within genomes at equilibrium, the microsatellite-length distribution is a delicate balance between biased mutation processes and point mutations acting towards the decay of repetitive DNA. Indeed, simple repeats do not evolve simply...
  17. ncbi request reprint Linkage mapping of the apolipoprotein A-I (APOA1) gene to pig chromosome 9
    H Ellegren
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Mamm Genome 5:58-9. 1994
  18. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolutionary genomics of birds
    H Ellegren
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Cytogenet Genome Res 117:120-30. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint SNPs in ecological and conservation studies: a test in the Scandinavian wolf population
    J M Seddon
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18D, SE 752 36, Uppsala, Sweden
    Mol Ecol 14:503-11. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the ability to amplify extremely small fragments makes SNPs of particular use for population monitoring, where faecal and other noninvasive samples are routinely used...
  20. ncbi request reprint Understanding the phylogeographic patterns of European hedgehogs, Erinaceus concolor and E. europaeus using the MHC
    K T Berggren
    Department of Evolutionary Biology, EBC, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Heredity (Edinb) 95:84-90. 2005
    ..Together with differences in variability, this suggests that the refugia history and/or expansion patterns of E. concolor and E. europaeus differ...
  21. ncbi request reprint Linkage maps of porcine chromosomes 3, 6, and 9 based on 31 polymorphic markers
    M Johansson
    Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Mamm Genome 5:785-90. 1994
    ..The recombination rate on the q arm of Chr 6 was markedly low. Sixteen loci are informative with regard to comparative mapping, that is, they have previously been mapped in the human and/or mouse genomes...
  22. pmc An extensive candidate gene approach to speciation: diversity, divergence and linkage disequilibrium in candidate pigmentation genes across the European crow hybrid zone
    J W Poelstra
    Department of Ecology and Genetics, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala, Sweden
    Heredity (Edinb) 111:467-73. 2013
    ..Our results add to the debate as to the utility of candidate gene approaches in relation to genomic features and the genetic architecture of the phenotypic trait in question...