Yuval Itan

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc A worldwide correlation of lactase persistence phenotype and genotypes
    Yuval Itan
    Research Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    BMC Evol Biol 10:36. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Detecting gene duplications in the human lineage
    Yuval Itan
    Research Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, UK
    Ann Hum Genet 74:555-65. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Lactose digestion and the evolutionary genetics of lactase persistence
    Catherine J E Ingram
    Department of Genetics Evolution and Environment, University College London, London, UK
    Hum Genet 124:579-91. 2009
  4. pmc Evolution of lactase persistence: an example of human niche construction
    Pascale Gerbault
    Research Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, Wolfson House, 4 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2HE, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:863-77. 2011
  5. pmc The origins of lactase persistence in Europe
    Yuval Itan
    Research Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Comput Biol 5:e1000491. 2009

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Publications5

  1. pmc A worldwide correlation of lactase persistence phenotype and genotypes
    Yuval Itan
    Research Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    BMC Evol Biol 10:36. 2010
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Detecting gene duplications in the human lineage
    Yuval Itan
    Research Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, UK
    Ann Hum Genet 74:555-65. 2010
    ..In this study, we have developed a set of bioinformatic tools to overcome a number of the conceptual problems that are prevalent in previous studies and have collected a reliable and representative set of human inparalogues...
  3. doi request reprint Lactose digestion and the evolutionary genetics of lactase persistence
    Catherine J E Ingram
    Department of Genetics Evolution and Environment, University College London, London, UK
    Hum Genet 124:579-91. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Evolution of lactase persistence: an example of human niche construction
    Pascale Gerbault
    Research Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, Wolfson House, 4 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2HE, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:863-77. 2011
    ..These studies illustrate how genetic and archaeological information can be integrated to bring new insights to the origins and spread of lactase persistence. Finally, we discuss possible improvements to these models...
  5. pmc The origins of lactase persistence in Europe
    Yuval Itan
    Research Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Comput Biol 5:e1000491. 2009
    ..Our results provide a coherent and spatially explicit picture of the coevolution of lactase persistence and dairying in Europe...