Antonio Salas

Summary

Affiliation: Santiago de Compostela
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi Insights into Iberian population origins through the construction of highly informative Y-chromosome haplotypes using biallelic markers, STRs, and the MSY1 minisatellite
    M Brion
    Unit of Genetics, Institute of Legal Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, E 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Am J Phys Anthropol 122:147-61. 2003
  2. ncbi A practical guide to mitochondrial DNA error prevention in clinical, forensic, and population genetics
    Antonio Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, 15782 Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Centro Nacional de Xenotipado CeGen, Hospital Clinico Universitario, 15706 Galicia, Spain
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 335:891-9. 2005
  3. pmc Genetic origin, admixture, and asymmetry in maternal and paternal human lineages in Cuba
    Isabel Mendizabal
    Unitat de Biologia Evolutiva, Departament de Ciencies Experimentals i de la Salut, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 8:213. 2008
  4. pmc Timing and deciphering mitochondrial DNA macro-haplogroup R0 variability in Central Europe and Middle East
    Anita Brandstätter
    Institute of Legal Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    BMC Evol Biol 8:191. 2008
  5. pmc The making of the African mtDNA landscape
    Antonio Salas
    Unidad de Genética Forense, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Am J Hum Genet 71:1082-111. 2002
  6. pmc The African diaspora: mitochondrial DNA and the Atlantic slave trade
    Antonio Salas
    Unidad de Genética Forense, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Am J Hum Genet 74:454-65. 2004
  7. ncbi Mitochondrial DNA error prophylaxis: assessing the causes of errors in the GEP'02-03 proficiency testing trial
    Antonio Salas
    Unidad de Genetica, Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Instituto de Medicina Legal, A Coruna, Galicia Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 148:191-8. 2005
  8. ncbi Shipwrecks and founder effects: divergent demographic histories reflected in Caribbean mtDNA
    Antonio Salas
    Unidad de Genetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Am J Phys Anthropol 128:855-60. 2005
  9. pmc Charting the ancestry of African Americans
    Antonio Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Am J Hum Genet 77:676-80. 2005
  10. pmc A critical reassessment of the role of mitochondria in tumorigenesis
    Antonio Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS Med 2:e296. 2005

Detail Information

Publications116 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Insights into Iberian population origins through the construction of highly informative Y-chromosome haplotypes using biallelic markers, STRs, and the MSY1 minisatellite
    M Brion
    Unit of Genetics, Institute of Legal Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, E 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Am J Phys Anthropol 122:147-61. 2003
    ..Implications of our results for the highly debated origin of Basques are also discussed...
  2. ncbi A practical guide to mitochondrial DNA error prevention in clinical, forensic, and population genetics
    Antonio Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, 15782 Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Centro Nacional de Xenotipado CeGen, Hospital Clinico Universitario, 15706 Galicia, Spain
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 335:891-9. 2005
    ..A fictitious case study of a European mtDNA data set (albeit composed from the literature) then demonstrates the steps one has to go through in order to assess the quality of sequencing and documentation...
  3. pmc Genetic origin, admixture, and asymmetry in maternal and paternal human lineages in Cuba
    Isabel Mendizabal
    Unitat de Biologia Evolutiva, Departament de Ciencies Experimentals i de la Salut, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 8:213. 2008
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  4. pmc Timing and deciphering mitochondrial DNA macro-haplogroup R0 variability in Central Europe and Middle East
    Anita Brandstätter
    Institute of Legal Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    BMC Evol Biol 8:191. 2008
    ..Here we describe the phylogenetic structure and genetic variety of hg R0 in five European populations and one population from the Middle East...
  5. pmc The making of the African mtDNA landscape
    Antonio Salas
    Unidad de Genética Forense, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Am J Hum Genet 71:1082-111. 2002
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  6. pmc The African diaspora: mitochondrial DNA and the Atlantic slave trade
    Antonio Salas
    Unidad de Genética Forense, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Am J Hum Genet 74:454-65. 2004
    ..However, they also indicate that, at least for the moment, considerable caution is warranted when assessing claims to be able to trace the ancestry of particular lineages to a particular locality within modern-day Africa...
  7. ncbi Mitochondrial DNA error prophylaxis: assessing the causes of errors in the GEP'02-03 proficiency testing trial
    Antonio Salas
    Unidad de Genetica, Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Instituto de Medicina Legal, A Coruna, Galicia Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 148:191-8. 2005
    ..In the present edition of the GEP-ISFG exercise we have paid special attention to the visual phylogenetic inspection for detecting common sequencing errors...
  8. ncbi Shipwrecks and founder effects: divergent demographic histories reflected in Caribbean mtDNA
    Antonio Salas
    Unidad de Genetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Am J Phys Anthropol 128:855-60. 2005
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  9. pmc Charting the ancestry of African Americans
    Antonio Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Am J Hum Genet 77:676-80. 2005
    ..We show that >55% of the U.S. lineages have a West African ancestry, with <41% coming from west-central or southwestern Africa. These results are remarkably similar to the most up-to-date analyses of the historical record...
  10. pmc A critical reassessment of the role of mitochondria in tumorigenesis
    Antonio Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS Med 2:e296. 2005
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  11. ncbi Phylogeographic investigations: the role of trees in forensic genetics
    A Salas
    Unidad de Genetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 15782 Galicia, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 168:1-13. 2007
    ..Finally, we show the usefulness of coding-region variation in a forensic context...
  12. ncbi [Studies of association in complex diseases: statistical problems related to the analysis of genetic polymorphisms]
    A Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, A Coruna
    Rev Clin Esp 207:563-5. 2007
    ..The present review deals with all these problems and provides guidelines that can help to minimize their effects...
  13. doi The mtDNA ancestry of admixed Colombian populations
    A Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, 15782 Galicia, Spain
    Am J Hum Biol 20:584-91. 2008
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  14. doi Gender bias in the multiethnic genetic composition of central Argentina
    A Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 15782, Galicia, Spain
    J Hum Genet 53:662-74. 2008
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  15. doi Ancestry analysis reveals a predominant Native American component with moderate European admixture in Bolivians
    Tanja Heinz
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Ciencias Forenses and Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, 15872, Galicia, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 7:537-42. 2013
    ..The genetic differences observed in these two groups suggest that forensic genetic analysis should be better performed based on local databases built in the main Bolivian areas. ..
  16. pmc Mitochondrial echoes of first settlement and genetic continuity in El Salvador
    Antonio Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 4:e6882. 2009
    ..In order to shed light on the role of Mesoamerica in the peopling of the New World, the present study focuses on the analysis of the mtDNA variation in a population sample from El Salvador...
  17. doi Analysis of Y-chromosome STRs in Chile confirms an extensive introgression of European male lineages in urban populations
    Ulises Toscanini
    PRICAI FUNDACION FAVALORO, Buenos Aires, Argentina Unidade de Xenética, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica GMX, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, 15872 Galicia, Spain Infectious Diseases and Vaccines Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 21:76-80. 2016
    ..The present project provides the first Chilean dataset to the international Y-chromosome STR Haplotype Reference Database (YHRD) and it is also the first reference database for Y-chromosome forensic casework of the country. ..
  18. pmc Ancestry analysis in the 11-M Madrid bomb attack investigation
    Christopher Phillips
    Forensic Genetics Unit, Institute of Legal Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 4:e6583. 2009
    ..The results achieved illustrate the benefit of adding specialized marker sets to provide enhanced scope and power to an already highly effective system of DNA analysis for forensic identification...
  19. pmc High mitochondrial DNA stability in B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia
    Maria Cerezo
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, and Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica y Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 4:e7902. 2009
    ..Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) leads to progressive accumulation of lymphocytes in the blood, bone marrow, and lymphatic tissues. Previous findings have suggested that the mtDNA could play an important role in CLL...
  20. pmc Uniparental markers of contemporary Italian population reveals details on its pre-Roman heritage
    Francesca Brisighelli
    Unidade de Xenetica, Facultade de Medicina, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e50794. 2012
    ..Although Italy has been a favorite subject for numerous population genetic studies, genetic patterns have never been analyzed comprehensively, including uniparental and autosomal markers throughout the country...
  21. pmc The Etruscan timeline: a recent Anatolian connection
    Francesca Brisighelli
    Unidade de Xenetica, Facultade de Medicina, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Eur J Hum Genet 17:693-6. 2009
    ..1+/-0.1 to 2.3+/-0.4 kya B.P...
  22. doi Revealing latitudinal patterns of mitochondrial DNA diversity in Chileans
    Alberto Gómez-Carballa
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica GMX, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, 15872 Galicia, Spain Grupo de investigación en Genética, Vacunas, Infecciones y Pediatría GENVIP, Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria de Santiago and Universidade de Santiago de Compostela USC, Galicia, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 20:81-8. 2016
    ..g. haplogroups D1j and D4p) and European (e.g. haplogroups T2b3 and K1a4a1a+195) ancestry. We conclude that the magnitude of the latitudinal differences observed in the patterns of mtDNA variation might be relevant in forensic casework. ..
  23. pmc Does Viral Co-Infection Influence the Severity of Acute Respiratory Infection in Children?
    Miriam Cebey-López
    Grupo de Investigación en Genética, Vacunas, Infecciones y Pediatría, Hospital Clínico Universitario and Universidade de Santiago de Compostela USC, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 11:e0152481. 2016
    ..Multiple viruses are often detected in children with respiratory infection but the significance of co-infection in pathogenesis, severity and outcome is unclear...
  24. pmc Indian signatures in the westernmost edge of the European Romani diaspora: new insight from mitogenomes
    Alberto Gómez-Carballa
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica GMX, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain Grupo de investigación en Genética, Vacunas, Infecciones y Pediatría GENVIP, Hospital Clínico Universitario and Universidade de Santiago de Compostela USC, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e75397. 2013
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  25. pmc New population and phylogenetic features of the internal variation within mitochondrial DNA macro-haplogroup R0
    Vanesa Alvarez-Iglesias
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal and Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica y Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 4:e5112. 2009
    ..R0 sub-lineages are badly defined in the control region and therefore, the analysis of diagnostic coding region polymorphisms is needed in order to gain resolution in population and medical studies...
  26. pmc Reconstructing ancient mitochondrial DNA links between Africa and Europe
    Maria Cerezo
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Genome Res 22:821-6. 2012
    ..However, the remaining 35% of L mtDNAs form European-specific subclades, revealing that there was gene flow from sub-Saharan Africa toward Europe as early as 11,000 yr ago...
  27. ncbi Microsatellite autosomal genotyping data in four indigenous populations from El Salvador
    José Lovo-Gómez
    Unidad de Genetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 15782, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 170:86-91. 2007
    ..Population pairwise genetic comparisons with other population samples seem to indicate the existence of a major Native American component in the populations from El Salvador...
  28. doi Applications of MALDI-TOF MS to large-scale human mtDNA population-based studies
    Maria Cerezo
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Electrophoresis 30:3665-73. 2009
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  29. pmc Mapping the genomic mosaic of two 'Afro-Bolivians' from the isolated Yungas valleys
    Jacobo Pardo-Seco
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica GMX, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Calle San Francisco s n, C P 15872, Galicia, Spain
    BMC Genomics 17:207. 2016
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  30. ncbi Nine autosomal STRs genotype profiles in a sample from Córdoba (Argentina)
    Juan Carlos Jaime
    Institute of Legal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, C San Francisco s n, 15782, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 139:81-3. 2004
    ..Nine STRs loci have been typed in a sample from Córdoba (Argentina)...
  31. ncbi Y-chromosome STR-haplotype typing in El Salvador
    José Saul Lovo
    Facultad de Medicina, Instituto de Medicina Legal, University of Santiago de Compostela, C San Francisco s n, 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 142:45-9. 2004
    ..The gene diversity was 0.9883 and the discrimination capacity was 0.8926. The combined Y-chromosome STR polymorphisms provide a powerful discrimination tool for routine forensic applications...
  32. pmc Multiple local and recent founder effects of TGM1 in Spanish families
    Laura Fachal
    Fundación Pública Galega de Medicina Xenómica SERGAS, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica USC, CIBERER, IDIS, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e33580. 2012
    ..Moreover, these mutations were reported only once outside of Galicia, pointing to the existence of historical episodes of local severe genetic drift in this region...
  33. doi A melting pot of multicontinental mtDNA lineages in admixed Venezuelans
    Alberto Gómez-Carballa
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal and Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica y Ciencias Forenses, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Am J Phys Anthropol 147:78-87. 2012
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  34. pmc SPSmart: adapting population based SNP genotype databases for fast and comprehensive web access
    Jorge Amigo
    Spanish National Genotyping Center CeGen, Genomic Medicine Group, CIBERER, University of Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    BMC Bioinformatics 9:428. 2008
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  35. pmc Viability of in-house datamarting approaches for population genetics analysis of SNP genotypes
    Jorge Amigo
    Spanish National Genotyping Center CeGen, Genomic Medicine Group, CIBERER, University of Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    BMC Bioinformatics 10:S5. 2009
    ..While many of these SNP repositories have implemented data retrieval tools for general-purpose mining, these alone cannot cover the broad spectrum of needs of most medical and population genetics studies...
  36. pmc A reduced number of mtSNPs saturates mitochondrial DNA haplotype diversity of worldwide population groups
    Antonio Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 5:e10218. 2010
    ..Applications of the selected mtSNP panel range from anthropologic and medical studies to forensic genetic casework...
  37. doi Comprehensive Analysis of Pan-African Mitochondrial DNA Variation Provides New Insights into Continental Variation and Demography
    Maria Cerezo
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia 15782, Spain The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton CB10 1SA, UK
    J Genet Genomics 43:133-43. 2016
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  38. pmc The Genomic Legacy of the Transatlantic Slave Trade in the Yungas Valley of Bolivia
    Tanja Heinz
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Ciencias Forenses and Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 10:e0134129. 2015
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  39. pmc Minisequencing mitochondrial DNA pathogenic mutations
    Vanesa Alvarez-Iglesias
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    BMC Med Genet 9:26. 2008
    ..In order to overcome technical problems related to the analysis of complete mtDNA genomes, a variety of different techniques have been proposed that allow the screening of coding region pathogenic mutations...
  40. doi Evaluating new candidate SNPs as low penetrance risk factors in sporadic breast cancer: a two-stage Spanish case-control study
    Ana Vega
    Fundación Pública Galega de Medicina Xenómica SERGAS, CIBERER, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Gynecol Oncol 112:210-4. 2009
    ..We have carried out a high-throughput SNP genotyping project in order to shed some light on the complex genetic aetiology of non-familial breast cancer...
  41. pmc Investigating the role of mitochondrial haplogroups in genetic predisposition to meningococcal disease
    Antonio Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses and Instituto de Medicina Legal, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 4:e8347. 2009
    ..We investigated whether mitochondrial genetic background contributes to meningococcal disease (MD) susceptibility...
  42. ncbi Coding region mitochondrial DNA SNPs: targeting East Asian and Native American haplogroups
    V Alvarez Iglesias
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela 15782, Galicia, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 1:44-55. 2007
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  43. doi Role of Vitamin D in Hospitalized Children With Lower Tract Acute Respiratory Infections
    Miriam Cebey-López
    Grupo de Investigación en Genética, Vacunas, Infecciones y Pediatría GENVIP, Hospital Clínico Universitario and Universidade de Santiago de Compostela USC Translational Pediatrics and Infectious Diseases Section, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital Clínico Universitario de Santiago Unidade de Xenética, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica GMX, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia Pediatric Emergency and Critical Care Division, Department of Pediatrics, Complejo Hospitalario de Jaén Unidad de Infectología Pediátrica, Hospital de Torrecárdenas, Almería Instituto Hispalense de Pediatría, Seville, Andalucia, Spain
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 62:479-85. 2016
    ..Vitamin D is known to have modulatory actions in the immune system. Its influence on the severity of lower tract acute respiratory infections (LT-ARIs) is unclear...
  44. pmc Development and Validation of a New Clinical Scale for Infants with Acute Respiratory Infection: The ReSVinet Scale
    Antonio José Justicia-Grande
    Translational Pediatrics and Infectious Diseases Section, Pediatrics Department, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    PLoS ONE 11:e0157665. 2016
    ..We aimed to develop a new clinical assessment scale meeting these specifications...
  45. pmc Meta-Analysis of Mitochondrial DNA Variation in the Iberian Peninsula
    Ruth Barral-Arca
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 11:e0159735. 2016
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  46. doi Strong down-regulation of glycophorin genes: A host defense mechanism against rotavirus infection
    Antonio Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, and GenPoB Research Group, Instituto de Investigaciones Sanitarias IDIS, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago, Galicia, Spain Grupo de investigación en Genética, Vacunas, Infecciones y Pediatría GENVIP, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela USC, Galicia, Spain, Electronic address
    Infect Genet Evol 44:403-11. 2016
    ..The present results add further support to the systemic nature of RV infection. ..
  47. pmc Genomic continuity of Argentinean Mennonites
    Jacobo Pardo-Seco
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, and GenPop Research Group, Instituto de Investigaciones Sanitarias IDIS, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago, Galicia, Spain
    Sci Rep 6:36392. 2016
    ..Their genome indicates the existence of an increased endogamy compared to other Europeans most likely mirroring their lifestyle that involve small communities and historical consanguineous marriages...
  48. pmc Bacteremia in Children Hospitalized with Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection
    Miriam Cebey-López
    Grupo de Investigación en Genética, Vacunas, Infecciones y Pediatría GENVIP www genvip org, Hospital Clínico Universitario and Universidade de Santiago de Compostela USC, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 11:e0146599. 2016
    ..The aim was to determine the actual rate and predictive factors of bacteremia in children admitted to hospital due to confirmed RSV acute respiratory illness (ARI), using both conventional culture and molecular techniques...
  49. doi The multiethnic ancestry of Bolivians as revealed by the analysis of Y-chromosome markers
    Jorge Mario Cárdenas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 14:210-8. 2015
    ..By comparing the Y-chromosome patterns with those previously reported on the same individuals on autosomal SNPs and mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA), it becomes clear that Bolivians show a strong gender-bias. ..
  50. ncbi Micro-geographical differentiation in Northern Iberia revealed by Y-chromosomal DNA analysis
    Maria Brion
    Institute of Legal Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, San Francisco s n, 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Gene 329:17-25. 2004
    ..Genetic drift in a small isolated population could explain this special behavior, and in addition to its anthropological interest, this finding has important forensic implications...
  51. ncbi Human genome-wide screen of haplotype-like blocks of reduced diversity
    Javier Costas
    Centro Nacional de Genotipado, Fundacion Publica Galega de Medicina Xenomica, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, E15706, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Gene 349:219-25. 2005
    ..This fact may present important implications in association studies, leading to a reduction of genotyping efforts...
  52. pmc The 'Pokemon' (ZBTB7) Gene: No Evidence of Association with Sporadic Breast Cancer
    Antonio Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 15782, Galicia, Spain
    Clin Med Oncol 2:357-62. 2008
    ..In this, the first study of the ZBTB7 gene in relation to, sporadic breast cancer, we found no evidence of an association...
  53. doi A comprehensive Y-STR portrait of Argentinean populations
    Ulises Toscanini
    PRICAI FUNDACION FAVALORO, Buenos Aires, Argentina Unidade de Xenética, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica GMX, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, 15872 Galicia, Spain Electronic address
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 20:1-5. 2016
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  54. pmc Viral Co-Infections in Pediatric Patients Hospitalized with Lower Tract Acute Respiratory Infections
    Miriam Cebey-López
    Grupo de Investigación en Genética, Vacunas, Infecciones y Pediatría GENVIP, Hospital Clínico Universitario and Universidade de Santiago de Compostela USC, Galicia, Spain Translational Pediatrics and Infectious Diseases Section, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 10:e0136526. 2015
    ..We aim to investigate the prevalence and age pattern of viral co-infection in children hospitalized with lower tract acute respiratory infection (LT-ARI), using molecular techniques...
  55. pmc The complete mitogenome of a 500-year-old Inca child mummy
    Alberto Gómez-Carballa
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica GMX, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, 15872, Galicia, Spain
    Sci Rep 5:16462. 2015
    ..3 (5-23.6) kya and could have been more frequent in the past. A Peruvian Inca origin for present-day C1bi haplotypes would satisfy both the genetic and paleo-anthropological findings. ..
  56. pmc Genomic insights on the ethno-history of the Maya and the 'Ladinos' from Guatemala
    Jens Söchtig
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, CP 15872, Galicia, Spain
    BMC Genomics 16:131. 2015
    ..The principal aim of this study is to explore the genetic variability of the Maya and 'Ladinos' from Guatemala by means of uniparental and ancestry informative markers (AIMs)...
  57. ncbi What is a 'novel' mtDNA mutation--and does 'novelty' really matter?
    Hans Jurgen Bandelt
    Department of Mathematics, University of Hamburg, Bundesstr 55, 20146, Hamburg, Germany, and Centro Nacional de Genotipado, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Galicia, Spain
    J Hum Genet 51:1073-82. 2006
    ....
  58. ncbi Y-chromosome STR haplotypes in Córdoba (Argentina)
    Manuel Fondevila
    Institute of Legal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, C San Francisco s n, 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 137:217-20. 2003
    ..The gene diversity was 0.9875 and the discrimination capacity was 0.8600. The combined polymorphism provides a powerful discrimination tool for routine forensic applications...
  59. ncbi mtDNA mutations in tumors of the central nervous system reflect the neutral evolution of mtDNA in populations
    Ana Vega
    Unidad de Medicina Molecular, Hospital Clinico Universitario Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Oncogene 23:1314-20. 2004
    ..Most of the tumor-associated changes are common human polymorphisms and mutational hotspots. To explain the molecular behavior of mtDNA instability in tumors, we propose a model also common to other biological situations...
  60. ncbi Mutation spectra of ABCC8 gene in Spanish patients with Hyperinsulinism of Infancy (HI)
    Ana Fernández-Marmiesse
    Unidad de Medicina Molecular, Fundacion Publica Galega de Medicina Xenomica, SERGAS, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago, Galicia, Spain
    Hum Mutat 27:214. 2006
    ..The spectrum of mutations in Spanish HI patients provides an important tool for diagnosis and prognosis of HI patients in the Spanish population, as well as for genetic counseling of HI families...
  61. pmc Reassessing the role of mitochondrial DNA mutations in autism spectrum disorder
    Vanesa Alvarez-Iglesias
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal and Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    BMC Med Genet 12:50. 2011
    ....
  62. pmc New insights into the Lake Chad Basin population structure revealed by high-throughput genotyping of mitochondrial DNA coding SNPs
    Maria Cerezo
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, CIBERER, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 6:e18682. 2011
    ....
  63. doi Testing the performance of mtSNP minisequencing in forensic samples
    A Mosquera-Miguel
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia 15782, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 3:261-4. 2009
    ....
  64. pmc Mitogenomes from The 1000 Genome Project reveal new Near Eastern features in present-day Tuscans
    Alberto Gómez-Carballa
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, 15872, Galicia, Spain Grupo de investigación en Genética, Vacunas, Infecciones y Pediatría GENVIP, Hospital Clínico Universitario and Universidade de Santiago de Compostela USC, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 10:e0119242. 2015
    ..For phylogeographic and evolutionary analysis we made use of a large worldwide database of entire mitogenomes (>26,000) and partial control region sequences (>180,000)...
  65. pmc A genome-wide study of modern-day Tuscans: revisiting Herodotus's theory on the origin of the Etruscans
    Jacobo Pardo-Seco
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica GMX, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain Grupo de investigación en Genética, Vacunas, Infecciones y Pediatría GENVIP, Hospital Clínico Universitario and Universidade de Santiago de Compostela USC, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 9:e105920. 2014
    ..The bulk of the information has been reconstructed from ancient texts and archaeological findings and, in the last few years, through the analysis of uniparental genetic markers...
  66. doi No association between typical European mitochondrial variation and prostate cancer risk in a Spanish cohort
    Laura Fachal
    Fundación Pública Galega de Medicina Xenómica SERGAS, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica, CIBERER, IDIS, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    J Hum Genet 59:411-4. 2014
    ..Taken together, a critical reassessment of the previous literature and the results obtained in the present study suggest that mtDNA common European variants are not correlated with increases in the risk for prostate cancer. ..
  67. pmc The genetic legacy of the pre-colonial period in contemporary Bolivians
    Patricia Taboada-Echalar
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Ciencias Forenses and Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e58980. 2013
    ..Bolivia shows a decreasing autosomal molecular diversity pattern along the longitudinal axis, from the Altiplano to the lowlands. Both autosomes and mtDNA revealed a low impact (1-2%) of a sub-Saharan component in Bolivians...
  68. doi No evidence that major mtDNA European haplogroups confer risk to schizophrenia
    Ana Mosquera-Miguel
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 159:414-21. 2012
    ..It is unlikely that mtSNPs defining the most common European mtDNA haplogroups are related to SZ...
  69. pmc Evolutionary analyses of entire genomes do not support the association of mtDNA mutations with Ras/MAPK pathway syndromes
    Alberto Gómez-Carballa
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 6:e18348. 2011
    ..In order to test these hypotheses, we sequenced entire mtDNA genomes in the largest series of patients suffering from Ras/MAPK pathway syndromes analyzed to date (n = 45), most of them classified as NS patients (n = 42)...
  70. doi Impact of Rotavirus Vaccination on Childhood Hospitalization for Seizures
    Jacobo Pardo-Seco
    From the Translational Pediatrics and Infectious Diseases Section, Pediatrics Department, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain Genetics, Vaccines, Infections and Pediatrics Research Group GENVIP, Healthcare Research Institute of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain and Unidade de Xenética, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica GMX, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 34:769-73. 2015
    ..We aimed to identify and assess variations in the incidence of hospitalizations for CS among children <5 years of age before and after RV introduction...
  71. doi Genomic insights on the ethno-history of the Maya and the 'Ladinos' from Guatemala
    Jens Söchtig
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, CP 15872, Galicia, Spain
    BMC Genomics 16:1339. 2015
    ..The principal aim of this study is to explore the genetic variability of the Maya and 'Ladinos' from Guatemala by means of uniparental and ancestry informative markers (AIMs)...
  72. pmc A generalized model to estimate the statistical power in mitochondrial disease studies involving 2×k tables
    Jacobo Pardo-Seco
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica GMX, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e73567. 2013
    ..haplogroups) has been analyzed in regards to a number of multifactorial diseases. The statistical power of a case-control study determines the a priori probability to reject the null hypothesis of homogeneity between cases and controls...
  73. doi Evaluating the role of mitochondrial DNA variation to the genetic predisposition to radiation-induced toxicity
    Laura Fachal
    Fundación Pública Galega de Medicina Xenómica SERGAS, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica, CIBERER, IDIS, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Radiother Oncol 111:199-205. 2014
    ..Using a large cohort of patients, we aimed to validate these findings by investigating the potential role of common European mitochondrial DNA SNPs (mtSNPs) to the development of radio-toxicity...
  74. pmc The mitochondrial genome is a "genetic sanctuary" during the oncogenic process
    Marcos Seoane
    Molecular Oncology Laboratory MOL, Facultade de Medicina, Departamento de Fisioloxia, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 6:e23327. 2011
    ..The integrity of mtDNA seems to be a necessary element for responding to the increased ROS production associated with the oncogenic process...
  75. ncbi SNaPshot typing of mitochondrial DNA coding region variants
    Antonio Salas
    Institute of Legal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Methods Mol Biol 297:197-208. 2005
    ..The method shows high accuracy and robustness, avoiding both the use of alternative time-consuming classical strategies (i.e., restriction fragment length polymorphism typing) and the requirement of high quantities of DNA template...
  76. doi Evaluating the ability of tree-based methods and logistic regression for the detection of SNP-SNP interaction
    Manuel Garcia-Magariños
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal and Departamento de Anatomía Patológica y Ciencias Forenses, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Ann Hum Genet 73:360-9. 2009
    ..However, when the study design is suboptimal (unfavourable to detect interaction in terms of e.g. sample size and MAF) there is a high chance of detecting false, spurious associations...
  77. pmc The saga of the many studies wrongly associating mitochondrial DNA with breast cancer
    Antonio Salas
    Unidade de Xenetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, and Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 15782 Galicia, Spain
    BMC Cancer 14:659. 2014
    ..It has been argued however that many of these studies could be inconclusive due to artifacts related to genotyping errors or inadequate design...
  78. doi No evidence of association between common European mitochondrial DNA variants in Alzheimer, Parkinson, and migraine in the Spanish population
    Laura Fachal
    Fundación Pública Galega de Medicina Xenómica SERGAS, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica, CIBERER, IDIS, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 168:54-65. 2015
    ....
  79. pmc Evaluating the accuracy of AIM panels at quantifying genome ancestry
    Jacobo Pardo-Seco
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, and Instituto de Ciencias Forenses, Grupo de Medicina Xenómica GMX, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, 15872 Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    BMC Genomics 15:543. 2014
    ..The efficiency of these panels is commonly tested empirically by contrasting self-reported ancestry with the ancestry estimated from these panels...
  80. pmc Genetic continuity in the Franco-Cantabrian region: new clues from autochthonous mitogenomes
    Alberto Gómez-Carballa
    Unidade de Xenetica, Departamento de Anatomía Patolóxica e Ciencias Forenses, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e32851. 2012
    ..5 kya). However, genetic evidence is still scarce and has been the focus of an intense debate...
  81. pmc ENGINES: exploring single nucleotide variation in entire human genomes
    Jorge Amigo
    Grupo de Medicina Xenómica, CIBERER, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    BMC Bioinformatics 12:105. 2011
    ....
  82. ncbi Typing of mitochondrial DNA coding region SNPs of forensic and anthropological interest using SNaPshot minisequencing
    B Quintans
    Unidad de Genetica, Instituto de Medicina Legal, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, San Francisco s n, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia 15782, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 140:251-7. 2004
    ..e. RFLP typing) and the need for high quantities of DNA template...
  83. doi Inferring ancestral origin using a single multiplex assay of ancestry-informative marker SNPs
    C Phillips
    Forensic Genetics Department, University of Santiago de Compostela, 15782, and Centro Nacional de Genotipado CeGen, Hospital Clinico Universitario, 15706 Galicia, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 1:273-80. 2007
    ..This study shows that by choosing SNPs exhibiting marked allele frequency differences between population-groups a practical forensic test for assigning the most likely ancestry can be achieved from a single multiplexed assay...
  84. doi Case report: identification of skeletal remains using short-amplicon marker analysis of severely degraded DNA extracted from a decomposed and charred femur
    M Fondevila
    Institute of Legal Medicine, Genomic Medicine Group, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 2:212-8. 2008
    ..The results also suggest a modified ancient DNA extraction procedure offers improved typing success from degraded skeletal material...
  85. ncbi Clinical and molecular characterization of Wilson disease in Spanish patients
    Antonio Brage
    Servicio de Gastroenterologia, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario Juan Canalejo, A Coruna, Galicia, Spain
    Hepatol Res 37:18-26. 2007
    ..WD patients could start chelating treatment earlier on and possibly modify the natural progression of the disease...
  86. doi Current next generation sequencing technology may not meet forensic standards
    Hans Jurgen Bandelt
    Department of Mathematics, University of Hamburg, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 6:143-5. 2012
    ..Before one can really set out to access to entire mtDNA genome data with relative ease for forensic purposes, one needs careful calibration studies under strict forensic conditions-or might have to wait for another generation...
  87. ncbi Length variability and interspersion patterns of the HRAS1 minisatellite: a new approach for the reconstruction of human population relationships
    A Vega
    Unidad de Medicina Molecular, Hospital de Conxo-Facultade de Medicina, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Ann Hum Genet 65:351-61. 2001
    ..Furthermore, the characterisation of the HRAS1 minisatellite in chimpanzees revealed clear differences when compared to humans, not only with respect to the allele size but also to the internal structure...
  88. ncbi New method to measure minisatellite variant repeat variation in population genetic studies
    M Brion
    Institute of Legal Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, E 15705 Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Am J Hum Biol 14:421-8. 2002
    ..As an example, the method has been applied to analyze variation in MSY1 (DYF155S1) in five sets of data from European and North African populations...
  89. ncbi Analysis of the vitamin D receptor Fokl polymorphism
    E Vigo
    Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    J Endocrinol Invest 27:158-62. 2004
    ..Thus, using a novel 109 bp hVDR gene fragment which excludes the AAT/AAC variant in the vitamin D receptor Fokl allows an easier determination by SSCP analysis of the Fokl polymorphism...
  90. doi D9S1120, a simple STR with a common Native American-specific allele: forensic optimization, locus characterization and allele frequency studies
    C Phillips
    Genomic Medicine Group, CIBERER, University of Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 3:7-13. 2008
    ....
  91. ncbi Results of the 1999-2000 collaborative exercise and proficiency testing program on mitochondrial DNA of the GEP-ISFG: an inter-laboratory study of the observed variability in the heteroplasmy level of hair from the same donor
    Antonio Alonso
    Departamento de Madrid, Instituto de Toxicologia, Seccion de Biologia, Luis Cabrera 9, 28002 Madrid, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 125:1-7. 2002
    ..Two laboratories also described more than one heteroplasmic position from a single hair. The relevance of these findings for the interpretation of mtDNA data in the forensic context is also discussed...
  92. pmc The fingerprint of phantom mutations in mitochondrial DNA data
    Hans Jurgen Bandelt
    Department of Mathematics, University of Hamburg
    Am J Hum Genet 71:1150-60. 2002
    ..The filtering procedure is illustrated with two mtDNA data sets that were severely affected by phantom mutations...
  93. ncbi The 2000-2001 GEP-ISFG Collaborative Exercise on mtDNA: assessing the cause of unsuccessful mtDNA PCR amplification of hair shaft samples
    Lourdes Prieto
    Comisara General de Policía Científica, Sección de Biología ADN, Madrid, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 134:46-53. 2003
    ..As a general conclusion the results emphasize the need of external proficiency testing as part of the accreditation procedure for the labs performing mtDNA analysis in forensic casework...
  94. ncbi Analysis of the CODIS autosomal STR loci in four main Colombian regions
    Manuel Paredes
    Laboratorio de ADN, Instituto Nacional de Medicina Legal y Ciencias Forenses de Colombia, Calle 7 A Nro 12 61 piso 3, Bogota, Colombia
    Forensic Sci Int 137:67-73. 2003
    ....
  95. ncbi STR-CODIS typing in Greece
    Ioulia Skitsa
    DNA Analysis Laboratory, Legal Medicine Department of Athens, 10 Anapafseos Street, Athens 11636, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 137:104-6. 2003
    ..Thirteen STRs loci have been typed in a sample from Greece...
  96. ncbi Insights into the western Bantu dispersal: mtDNA lineage analysis in Angola
    Stéphanie Plaza
    Unitat de Biologia Evolutiva, Facultat de Ciencies de la Salut i de la Vida, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Doctor Aiguader 80, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    Hum Genet 115:439-47. 2004
    ....
  97. ncbi Problems in FBI mtDNA database
    Hans Jurgen Bandelt
    Science 305:1402-4. 2004
  98. ncbi The genetic legacy of western Bantu migrations
    Sandra Beleza
    Instituto de Patologia e Imunologia, Universidade do Porto, Rua Dr Roberto Frias, S N, 4200 465 Porto, Portugal
    Hum Genet 117:366-75. 2005
    ..The data also indicate that the western stream of the Bantu expansion was a more gradual process than the eastern counterpart, which likely involved multiple short dispersals...
  99. ncbi Low "penetrance" of phylogenetic knowledge in mitochondrial disease studies
    Hans Jurgen Bandelt
    Department of Mathematics, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 333:122-30. 2005
    ..To further validate our phylogenetic deductions, we completely sequenced two mtDNAs from healthy subjects that nearly match the mtDNAs of two patients, whose sequences gave problematic results...
  100. ncbi Results of the 2003-2004 GEP-ISFG collaborative study on mitochondrial DNA: focus on the mtDNA profile of a mixed semen-saliva stain
    Manuel Crespillo
    Instituto Nacional de Toxicologia y Ciencias Forenses, Servicio de Biología, Barcelona, Spain
    Forensic Sci Int 160:157-67. 2006
    ..During the GEP-ISFG annual conference a validation study was planned to progress in the interpretation of mtDNA from different mixtures...
  101. ncbi Predisposing HLA-DQ2 and HLA-DQ8 haplotypes of coeliac disease and associated enteropathy in microscopic colitis
    Fernando Fernández-Bañares
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:1333-8. 2005
    ..To assess the presence of both genetic and serological markers of coeliac disease in patients with microscopic colitis, and whether there was associated enteropathy...