Dennis H O'Rourke

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Complete Columbian mammoth mitogenome suggests interbreeding with woolly mammoths
    Jacob Enk
    McMaster Ancient DNA Centre, Department of Anthropology, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4L9, Canada
    Genome Biol 12:R51. 2011
  2. doi request reprint The human genetic history of the Americas: the final frontier
    Dennis H O'Rourke
    Department of Anthropology, University of Utah, 270 S 1400 E, rm 102, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Curr Biol 20:R202-7. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Human migrations: the two roads taken
    Dennis H O'Rourke
    Department of Anthropology, University of Utah, 270 S 1400 E, rm 102, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Curr Biol 19:R203-5. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The late Pleistocene dispersal of modern humans in the Americas
    Ted Goebel
    Center for the Study of the First Americans, Department of Anthropology, Texas A and M University, 4352 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4352, USA
    Science 319:1497-502. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Ancient DNA perspectives on American colonization and population history
    Jennifer A Raff
    Department of Anthropology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 146:503-14. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Inferring population continuity versus replacement with aDNA: a cautionary tale from the Aleutian Islands
    Silvia E Smith
    Department of Anthropology, University of Utah, 270 S 1400 E, rm 102, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Hum Biol 81:407-26. 2009
  7. doi request reprint South from Alaska: a pilot aDNA study of genetic history on the Alaska Peninsula and the eastern Aleutians
    Jennifer Raff
    Department of Anthropology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Hum Biol 82:677-93. 2010

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Publications7

  1. pmc Complete Columbian mammoth mitogenome suggests interbreeding with woolly mammoths
    Jacob Enk
    McMaster Ancient DNA Centre, Department of Anthropology, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4L9, Canada
    Genome Biol 12:R51. 2011
    ..Here, we take an interspecific approach to clarifying mammoth phylogeny by targeting Columbian mammoth remains for mitogenomic sequencing...
  2. doi request reprint The human genetic history of the Americas: the final frontier
    Dennis H O'Rourke
    Department of Anthropology, University of Utah, 270 S 1400 E, rm 102, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Curr Biol 20:R202-7. 2010
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  3. doi request reprint Human migrations: the two roads taken
    Dennis H O'Rourke
    Department of Anthropology, University of Utah, 270 S 1400 E, rm 102, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Curr Biol 19:R203-5. 2009
    ..A new analysis of two rare mitochondrial haplogroups suggests two separate Asian migrations into the Americas, indicating simultaneous but independent Asian source populations for early American colonists...
  4. doi request reprint The late Pleistocene dispersal of modern humans in the Americas
    Ted Goebel
    Center for the Study of the First Americans, Department of Anthropology, Texas A and M University, 4352 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4352, USA
    Science 319:1497-502. 2008
    ..If this is the time of colonization, geological data from western Canada suggest that humans dispersed along the recently deglaciated Pacific coastline...
  5. doi request reprint Ancient DNA perspectives on American colonization and population history
    Jennifer A Raff
    Department of Anthropology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 146:503-14. 2011
    ..We discuss the implications this finding may have for our interpretation of the genetic evidence for the initial colonization of the Americas and its subsequent population history...
  6. doi request reprint Inferring population continuity versus replacement with aDNA: a cautionary tale from the Aleutian Islands
    Silvia E Smith
    Department of Anthropology, University of Utah, 270 S 1400 E, rm 102, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Hum Biol 81:407-26. 2009
    ..Later prehistoric peoples in the Aleutians were characterized by a high frequency of haplogroup D and a correspondingly lower frequency of haplogroup A, a pattern typified by modern Aleut populations...
  7. doi request reprint South from Alaska: a pilot aDNA study of genetic history on the Alaska Peninsula and the eastern Aleutians
    Jennifer Raff
    Department of Anthropology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Hum Biol 82:677-93. 2010
    ..These preliminary results suggest greater mtDNA diversity in prehistoric populations than previously observed and facilitate reconstruction of migration scenarios from the peninsula into the Aleutian archipelago in the past...