Sloan R Williams

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Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nuclear and mitochondrial genetic variation in the Yanomamö: a test case for ancient DNA studies of prehistoric populations
    Sloan R Williams
    Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 60607, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 117:246-59. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic genealogy: the Woodson family's experience
    Sloan R Williams
    Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 29:225-52. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial variation among the Aymara and the signatures of population expansion in the central Andes
    Ken Batai
    Cancer Education and Career Development Program, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago m c 275, Chicago, Illinois, 60608 Institute of Human Genetics, College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 60607
    Am J Hum Biol 26:321-30. 2014
  4. pmc Mitochondrial DNA diversity in two ethnic groups in southeastern Kenya: perspectives from the northeastern periphery of the Bantu expansion
    Ken Batai
    Cancer Education and Career Development Program, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 150:482-91. 2013

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Nuclear and mitochondrial genetic variation in the Yanomamö: a test case for ancient DNA studies of prehistoric populations
    Sloan R Williams
    Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 60607, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 117:246-59. 2002
    ..However, interpretations, particularly those based on single loci such as mitochondrial DNA, should be cautious because sex-specific migration and sampling issues may have dramatic effects...
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic genealogy: the Woodson family's experience
    Sloan R Williams
    Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 29:225-52. 2005
    ..Although modern genetic methods provide a powerful new tool for genealogical study, they cannot resolve all genealogical issues, as this study shows, and can involve unanticipated risks to the participants...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial variation among the Aymara and the signatures of population expansion in the central Andes
    Ken Batai
    Cancer Education and Career Development Program, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago m c 275, Chicago, Illinois, 60608 Institute of Human Genetics, College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 60607
    Am J Hum Biol 26:321-30. 2014
    ..Constant historic and prehistoric population movements also characterize this region. These features undoubtedly affected regional genetic variation, but the exact nature of these effects remains uncertain...
  4. pmc Mitochondrial DNA diversity in two ethnic groups in southeastern Kenya: perspectives from the northeastern periphery of the Bantu expansion
    Ken Batai
    Cancer Education and Career Development Program, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 150:482-91. 2013
    ..In contrast, gene flow from non-Bantu speakers into the Mijikenda was more limited. These results suggest a more complex demographic history where the nature of Bantu and non-Bantu interactions varied throughout the area...