Turi E King

Summary

Affiliation: University of Leicester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint What's in a name? Y chromosomes, surnames and the genetic genealogy revolution
    Turi E King
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK
    Trends Genet 25:351-60. 2009
  2. pmc Excavating past population structures by surname-based sampling: the genetic legacy of the Vikings in northwest England
    Georgina R Bowden
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Mol Biol Evol 25:301-9. 2008
  3. pmc Founders, drift, and infidelity: the relationship between Y chromosome diversity and patrilineal surnames
    Turi E King
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Mol Biol Evol 26:1093-102. 2009
  4. pmc A predominantly neolithic origin for European paternal lineages
    Patricia Balaresque
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    PLoS Biol 8:e1000285. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Thomas Jefferson's Y chromosome belongs to a rare European lineage
    Turi E King
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK
    Am J Phys Anthropol 132:584-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Gene conversion violates the stepwise mutation model for microsatellites in y-chromosomal palindromic repeats
    Patricia Balaresque
    UMR5288 CNRS UPS AMIS Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Hum Mutat 35:609-17. 2014
  7. pmc Africans in Yorkshire? The deepest-rooting clade of the Y phylogeny within an English genealogy
    Turi E King
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Eur J Hum Genet 15:288-93. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Genetic signatures of coancestry within surnames
    Turi E King
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester LE1 7RH, United Kingdom
    Curr Biol 16:384-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The case of the unreliable SNP: recurrent back-mutation of Y-chromosomal marker P25 through gene conversion
    Susan M Adams
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK
    Forensic Sci Int 159:14-20. 2006

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint What's in a name? Y chromosomes, surnames and the genetic genealogy revolution
    Turi E King
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK
    Trends Genet 25:351-60. 2009
    ....
  2. pmc Excavating past population structures by surname-based sampling: the genetic legacy of the Vikings in northwest England
    Georgina R Bowden
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Mol Biol Evol 25:301-9. 2008
    ....
  3. pmc Founders, drift, and infidelity: the relationship between Y chromosome diversity and patrilineal surnames
    Turi E King
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Mol Biol Evol 26:1093-102. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc A predominantly neolithic origin for European paternal lineages
    Patricia Balaresque
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    PLoS Biol 8:e1000285. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Thomas Jefferson's Y chromosome belongs to a rare European lineage
    Turi E King
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK
    Am J Phys Anthropol 132:584-9. 2007
    ..Our findings represent a cautionary tale in showing the difficulty of assigning individual ancestry based on a Y-chromosome haplotype, particularly for rare lineages where population data are scarce...
  6. ncbi request reprint Gene conversion violates the stepwise mutation model for microsatellites in y-chromosomal palindromic repeats
    Patricia Balaresque
    UMR5288 CNRS UPS AMIS Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Hum Mutat 35:609-17. 2014
    ....
  7. pmc Africans in Yorkshire? The deepest-rooting clade of the Y phylogeny within an English genealogy
    Turi E King
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Eur J Hum Genet 15:288-93. 2007
    ..Our findings represent the first genetic evidence of Africans among 'indigenous' British, and emphasize the complexity of human migration history as well as the pitfalls of assigning geographical origin from Y-chromosomal haplotypes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Genetic signatures of coancestry within surnames
    Turi E King
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester LE1 7RH, United Kingdom
    Curr Biol 16:384-8. 2006
    ..This approach would be applicable to any society that uses patrilineal surnames of reasonable time-depth...
  9. ncbi request reprint The case of the unreliable SNP: recurrent back-mutation of Y-chromosomal marker P25 through gene conversion
    Susan M Adams
    Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK
    Forensic Sci Int 159:14-20. 2006
    ..Because of its inherent instability, we suggest that P25 be used with caution in forensic studies, and perhaps replaced with the more reliable binary marker M269...