Richard Cordaux

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Affiliation: Louisiana State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Independent origins of Indian caste and tribal paternal lineages
    Richard Cordaux
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Curr Biol 14:231-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The northeast Indian passageway: a barrier or corridor for human migrations?
    Richard Cordaux
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
    Mol Biol Evol 21:1525-33. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic evidence for the demic diffusion of agriculture to India
    Richard Cordaux
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Science 304:1125. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Y-STR haplotypes from eight south Indian groups based on five loci
    Richard Cordaux
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
    J Forensic Sci 49:847-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA analysis reveals diverse histories of tribal populations from India
    Richard Cordaux
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Hum Genet 11:253-64. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Melanesian and Asian origins of Polynesians: mtDNA and Y chromosome gradients across the Pacific
    Manfred Kayser
    Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
    Mol Biol Evol 23:2234-44. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic evidence for the Mongolian ancestry of Kalmyks
    Ivan Nasidze
    Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Am J Phys Anthropol 128:846-54. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Humans
    David A Hughes
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Curr Biol 14:R367-9. 2004
  9. pmc South Asia, the Andamanese, and the genetic evidence for an "early" human dispersal out of Africa
    Richard Cordaux
    Am J Hum Genet 72:1586-90; author reply 1590-3. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Structure and evolution of the atypical mitochondrial genome of Armadillidium vulgare (Isopoda, Crustacea)
    Isabelle Marcadé
    Laboratoire de Génétique et Biologie des Populations de Crustacés, UMR CNRS 6556, Universite de Poitiers, 40 Avenue du Recteur Pineau, F 86022 Poitiers, France
    J Mol Evol 65:651-9. 2007

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Independent origins of Indian caste and tribal paternal lineages
    Richard Cordaux
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Curr Biol 14:231-5. 2004
    ..In comparison, caste and tribal groups are homogeneous with respect to mitochondrial DNA variation, which may reflect the sociocultural characteristics of the Indian caste society...
  2. ncbi request reprint The northeast Indian passageway: a barrier or corridor for human migrations?
    Richard Cordaux
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
    Mol Biol Evol 21:1525-33. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic evidence for the demic diffusion of agriculture to India
    Richard Cordaux
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Science 304:1125. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Y-STR haplotypes from eight south Indian groups based on five loci
    Richard Cordaux
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
    J Forensic Sci 49:847-8. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA analysis reveals diverse histories of tribal populations from India
    Richard Cordaux
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur J Hum Genet 11:253-64. 2003
    ..Otherwise, analyses of molecular variance suggested that caste and tribal groups are genetically similar with respect to mtDNA variation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Melanesian and Asian origins of Polynesians: mtDNA and Y chromosome gradients across the Pacific
    Manfred Kayser
    Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
    Mol Biol Evol 23:2234-44. 2006
    ..We also demonstrate that Fiji played a pivotal role in the history of Polynesia: humans probably first migrated to Fiji, and subsequent settlement of Polynesia probably came from Fiji...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic evidence for the Mongolian ancestry of Kalmyks
    Ivan Nasidze
    Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Am J Phys Anthropol 128:846-54. 2005
    ..Genetic analyses of even recent, relatively well-documented migrations such as of the Kalmyks can therefore lead to new insights concerning such migrations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Humans
    David A Hughes
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Curr Biol 14:R367-9. 2004
  9. pmc South Asia, the Andamanese, and the genetic evidence for an "early" human dispersal out of Africa
    Richard Cordaux
    Am J Hum Genet 72:1586-90; author reply 1590-3. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Structure and evolution of the atypical mitochondrial genome of Armadillidium vulgare (Isopoda, Crustacea)
    Isabelle Marcadé
    Laboratoire de Génétique et Biologie des Populations de Crustacés, UMR CNRS 6556, Universite de Poitiers, 40 Avenue du Recteur Pineau, F 86022 Poitiers, France
    J Mol Evol 65:651-9. 2007
    ..vulgare mitochondrial gene order is highly derived compared to the putative ancestral arthropod type. By contrast, an overall high conservation of mitochondrial gene order is observed within crustacean isopods...
  11. pmc Molecular characterization and evolution of arthropod-pathogenic Rickettsiella bacteria
    Richard Cordaux
    Universite de Poitiers, CNRS UMR 6556, Génétique et Biologie des Populations de Crustacés, 40 Avenue du Recteur Pineau, Poitiers Cedex, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:5045-7. 2007
    ..Therefore, the genus Rickettsiella as a whole (not just Rickettsiella grylli) should be classified among the Gammaproteobacteria instead of the Alphaproteobacteria...
  12. pmc In search of polymorphic Alu insertions with restricted geographic distributions
    Richard Cordaux
    Department of Biological Sciences, Biological Computation and Visualization Center, Center for BioModular Multi Scale Systems, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Genomics 90:154-8. 2007
    ..This is desirable if Alu insertion polymorphisms are to be used for human evolution studies or forensic applications...
  13. pmc Emergence of primate genes by retrotransposon-mediated sequence transduction
    Jinchuan Xing
    Department of Biological Sciences, Biological Computation and Visualization Center, Center for BioModular Multi Scale Systems, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:17608-13. 2006
    ..The duplication of entire genes and the creation of previously undescribed gene families through retrotransposon-mediated sequence transduction represent an important mechanism by which mobile elements impact their host genomes...
  14. ncbi request reprint A SINE-based dichotomous key for primate identification
    Scott W Herke
    Department of Biological Sciences, Biological Computation and Visualization Center, Center for Bio Modular Microsystems, Louisiana State University, 202 Life Sciences Building, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, United States
    Gene 390:39-51. 2007
    ..With newly emerging genome databases, finding informative retrotransposon insertions is becoming much more rapid; thus, the general principle of using SINEs to identify organisms is broadly applicable...
  15. pmc Different evolutionary fates of recently integrated human and chimpanzee LINE-1 retrotransposons
    Jungnam Lee
    Department of Biological Sciences, Biological Computation and Visualization Center, Center for BioModular Multi Scale Systems, Louisiana State University, 202 Life Sciences Building, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Gene 390:18-27. 2007
    ..Therefore, the chimpanzee genome constitutes an excellent model in which to analyze the evolutionary dynamics of L1 retrotransposons...
  16. pmc Birth of a chimeric primate gene by capture of the transposase gene from a mobile element
    Richard Cordaux
    Department of Biological Sciences, Biological Computation and Visualization Center, Center for BioModular Multi Scale Systems, Louisiana State University, 202 Life Sciences Building, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:8101-6. 2006
    ..Our results not only provide insight into the conditions required for a successful gene fusion, but they also suggest a mechanism by which the circuitry underlying complex regulatory networks may be rapidly established...
  17. pmc Extensive individual variation in L1 retrotransposition capability contributes to human genetic diversity
    Maria del Carmen Seleme
    Department of Genetics, Division of Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:6611-6. 2006
    ..These data suggest that individual variation in retrotransposition potential makes an important contribution to human genetic diversity...
  18. pmc Differential alu mobilization and polymorphism among the human and chimpanzee lineages
    Dale J Hedges
    Department of Biological Sciences, Biological Computation and Visualization Center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803, USA
    Genome Res 14:1068-75. 2004
    ..We propose a population-based model to account for the observed fluctuation in Alu retroposition rates across primate taxa...
  19. pmc Under the genomic radar: the stealth model of Alu amplification
    Kyudong Han
    Department of Biological Sciences, Biological Computation and Visualization Center, Center for BioModular Multi Scale Systems, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Genome Res 15:655-64. 2005
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Retrotransposition of Alu elements: how many sources?
    Richard Cordaux
    Department of Biological Sciences, Biological Computation and Visualization Center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Trends Genet 20:464-7. 2004
    ..This multiplicity of source elements provides new insight into the remarkably successful amplification strategy of the Alu family...
  21. ncbi request reprint ISWpi1 from Wolbachia pipientis defines a novel group of insertion sequences within the IS5 family
    Richard Cordaux
    Laboratoire de Génétique et Biologie des Populations de Crustacés, CNRS UMR 6556, Universite de Poitiers, 40 Avenue du Recteur Pineau, 86022 Poitiers, France
    Gene 409:20-7. 2008
    ..pipientis bacteria, especially in light of the increasing interest in developing these bacteria as tools for controlling insect disease vectors and agricultural pests...