J M Larruga

Summary

Affiliation: Universidad de La Laguna
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc The history of the North African mitochondrial DNA haplogroup U6 gene flow into the African, Eurasian and American continents
    Bernard Secher
    Department of Genetics, Faculty of Biology, Universidad de La Laguna, La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 14:109. 2014
  2. pmc Mitochondrial lineage M1 traces an early human backflow to Africa
    Ana M Gonzalez
    Department of Genetics, Faculty of Biology, University of La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
    BMC Genomics 8:223. 2007
  3. pmc The mitochondrial lineage U8a reveals a Paleolithic settlement in the Basque country
    Ana M Gonzalez
    Department of Genetics, Faculty of Biology, University of La Laguna, 38271 Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain
    BMC Genomics 7:124. 2006
  4. pmc Mitochondrial DNA haplogroup H structure in North Africa
    Hajer Ennafaa
    Laboratory of Genetics, Immunology and Human Pathology at the Faculty of Sciences of Tunis, Faculty of Sciences of Tunis, University El Manar I, Tunis, Tunisia
    BMC Genet 10:8. 2009
  5. pmc Saudi Arabian Y-Chromosome diversity and its relationship with nearby regions
    Khaled K Abu-Amero
    Molecular Genetics Laboratory, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh 11411, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Genet 10:59. 2009
  6. pmc Mitochondrial DNA transit between West Asia and North Africa inferred from U6 phylogeography
    Nicole Maca-Meyer
    Departamento de Genetica, Facultad de Biologia, Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
    BMC Genet 4:15. 2003
  7. pmc Demographic history of Canary Islands male gene-pool: replacement of native lineages by European
    Rosa Fregel
    Department of Genetics, University of La Laguna, Avda Astrofísico Fco, Sánchez, La Laguna, 38271 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 9:181. 2009
  8. pmc Mitochondrial DNA structure in the Arabian Peninsula
    Khaled K Abu-Amero
    Mitochondrial Research Laboratory, Department of Genetics, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Evol Biol 8:45. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA characterisation of European isolates: the Maragatos from Spain
    J M Larruga
    Departamento de Genetica, Facultad de Biologia, Universidad de La Laguna, 38271 La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
    Eur J Hum Genet 9:708-16. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Y chromosome and mitochondrial DNA characterization of Pasiegos, a human isolate from Cantabria (Spain)
    N Maca-Meyer
    Departamento de Genetica, Facultad de Biologia, Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
    Ann Hum Genet 67:329-39. 2003

Collaborators

  • J C Rando
  • J M Moulds
  • Ana M Gonzalez
  • M Hernandez Martinez
  • Nicole Maca-Meyer
  • Vicente M Cabrera
  • Khaled K Abu-Amero
  • Rosa Fregel
  • Bernard Secher
  • Hajer Ennafaa
  • C Flores
  • Phillip Endicott
  • José J Pestano
  • Ana M González
  • Mohamed B Amor
  • Rym Bouhaha
  • António Amorim
  • Leonor Gusmão
  • Nduna Dzimiri
  • Verónica Gomes
  • Ali Hellani
  • Peter A Underhill
  • Amel B Elgaaïed
  • V M Cabrera
  • J A Perez
  • F Pinto
  • J M Morilla
  • M Lopez

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc The history of the North African mitochondrial DNA haplogroup U6 gene flow into the African, Eurasian and American continents
    Bernard Secher
    Department of Genetics, Faculty of Biology, Universidad de La Laguna, La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 14:109. 2014
    ..Human mitochondrial DNA haplogroup U6 has been considered as a molecular signal of a Paleolithic return to North Africa of modern humans from southwestern Asia...
  2. pmc Mitochondrial lineage M1 traces an early human backflow to Africa
    Ana M Gonzalez
    Department of Genetics, Faculty of Biology, University of La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
    BMC Genomics 8:223. 2007
    ..To test the validity of that hypothesis, the phylogeographic analysis of 13 complete mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) sequences and 261 partial sequences belonging to haplogroup M1 was carried out...
  3. pmc The mitochondrial lineage U8a reveals a Paleolithic settlement in the Basque country
    Ana M Gonzalez
    Department of Genetics, Faculty of Biology, University of La Laguna, 38271 Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain
    BMC Genomics 7:124. 2006
    ....
  4. pmc Mitochondrial DNA haplogroup H structure in North Africa
    Hajer Ennafaa
    Laboratory of Genetics, Immunology and Human Pathology at the Faculty of Sciences of Tunis, Faculty of Sciences of Tunis, University El Manar I, Tunis, Tunisia
    BMC Genet 10:8. 2009
    ..The dissection of the mtDNA haplogroup H in North Africa, and its comparison with the Iberian Peninsula and Near-East profiles would help clarify the relative affinities among these regions...
  5. pmc Saudi Arabian Y-Chromosome diversity and its relationship with nearby regions
    Khaled K Abu-Amero
    Molecular Genetics Laboratory, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh 11411, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Genet 10:59. 2009
    ..In addition, haplotypic diversity for its most prominent J1-M267 lineage was estimated using a set of 17 Y-specific STR loci...
  6. pmc Mitochondrial DNA transit between West Asia and North Africa inferred from U6 phylogeography
    Nicole Maca-Meyer
    Departamento de Genetica, Facultad de Biologia, Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
    BMC Genet 4:15. 2003
    ..We report here a more detailed analysis of this lineage, unraveling successive expansions that affected not only Africa but neighboring regions such as the Near East, the Iberian Peninsula and the Canary Islands...
  7. pmc Demographic history of Canary Islands male gene-pool: replacement of native lineages by European
    Rosa Fregel
    Department of Genetics, University of La Laguna, Avda Astrofísico Fco, Sánchez, La Laguna, 38271 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 9:181. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Mitochondrial DNA structure in the Arabian Peninsula
    Khaled K Abu-Amero
    Mitochondrial Research Laboratory, Department of Genetics, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Evol Biol 8:45. 2008
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA characterisation of European isolates: the Maragatos from Spain
    J M Larruga
    Departamento de Genetica, Facultad de Biologia, Universidad de La Laguna, 38271 La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
    Eur J Hum Genet 9:708-16. 2001
    ..The presence of Neolithic haplogroups in this sample suggests that their isolation culture was not absolute until recent times...
  10. ncbi request reprint Y chromosome and mitochondrial DNA characterization of Pasiegos, a human isolate from Cantabria (Spain)
    N Maca-Meyer
    Departamento de Genetica, Facultad de Biologia, Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
    Ann Hum Genet 67:329-39. 2003
    ..However, this does not discount a conjoint recolonization...
  11. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA analysis of northwest African populations reveals genetic exchanges with European, near-eastern, and sub-Saharan populations
    J C Rando
    Departamento de Genetica, Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife
    Ann Hum Genet 62:531-50. 1998
    ..The Mauritanians and West-Saharans, in contrast, bear substantial though not dominant mtDNA affinity with sub-Saharans...
  12. pmc Major genomic mitochondrial lineages delineate early human expansions
    N Maca-Meyer
    Department of Genetics, Faculty of Biology, University of La Laguna, Tenerife, 38271, Spain
    BMC Genet 2:13. 2001
    ..As a new contribution to this study we have phylogenetically analysed complete mitochondrial DNA(mtDNA) sequences from 42 human lineages, representing major clades with known geographic assignation...
  13. ncbi request reprint A predominant European ancestry of paternal lineages from Canary Islanders
    C Flores
    Departamento de Genetica, Universidad de La Laguna, Canary Islands
    Ann Hum Genet 67:138-52. 2003
    ..On the basis of distribution and dating of some of these lineages we derived a genetic perspective of settlement processes of the archipelago in two stages, congruent with anthropological, archaeological and linguistic findings...
  14. ncbi request reprint Blood group polymorphisms in the Canary Islands
    F Pinto
    , , Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife, Islas Canaria, Spain
    Gene Geogr 10:171-9. 1996
    ..The observed blood group allelic systems were within the range of European populations, with some minor African contribution...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA variation in Mauritania and Mali and their genetic relationship to other Western Africa populations
    A M Gonzalez
    Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
    Ann Hum Genet 70:631-57. 2006
    ..The West African genetic variation is well structured by geography and language, but more detailed ethnolinguistic clustering suggest that geography is the main factor responsible for this differentiation...