The 87th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (2018)


Session 33. Human Genetic Variation and Population Genetics. Contributed Posters. Chair: Christopher J. Clukay

April 13, 2018 , Zilker 1/2/3 Add to calendar

Authors present 7:00-8:00am and noon-1:00 pm

1 Add to calendar VCFtoTree: A user-friendly anthropological tool for constructing locus-specific alignments and phylogenies from genomic data. Izzy Starr, Duo Xu, Omer Gokcumen.
2 Add to calendar Imputor: Phylogenetically aware software for imputation and correction of errors in next-generation sequencing. Matthew J. Jobin, Haiko Schurz, Brenna M. Henn.
3 Add to calendar Investigating DNA methylation of telomere-related genes in mothers and their newborns. Peter H. Rej, David A. Hughes, Nicole C. Rodney, Darlene A. Kertes, Connie J. Mulligan.
4 Add to calendar Comparison of RNA stabilization methods in samples collected from the Democratic Republic of Congo. Chu Hsiao, Jacklyn Quinlan, Connie Mulligan.
5 Add to calendar Characterizing the regulatory landscape of human skeletal muscle tissue. Samantha R. Queeno, Matthew C. O'Neill, Daniel Richard, Terence D. Capellini, Kirstin N. Sterner.
6 Add to calendar Genetics of risk and trauma exposure in Syrian refugee youth. Christopher J. Clukay, Rana Dajani, Dima Hamadmad, Ghufran Abudayyeh, Catherine Panter-Brick, Connie J. Mulligan.
7 Add to calendar LINE-1 Methylation in Ancient DNA Reflects Sociopolitical Transformation in Peru. Rick W. A. Smith, Sana Saboowala, Amy Non, Tiffiny Tung, Deborah A. Bolnick.
8 Add to calendar Epigenetics and the adaptive link between diet and gene expression: the role of folate and B12 in diverse populations. Hayley N. Nichols, Mj Mosher, Dominic D. Shuttleworth, Jordanna Davis, Madison N. McManus, Michael H. Crawford.
9 Add to calendar Telomere length shortening in early childhood in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Catherine N. Escoffier, Andre M. Rickard, Peter H. Rej, Felicien M. Maisha, Connie J. Mulligan.
10 Add to calendar New Markers for Anthropological Genetics: Massive Parallel Sequencing and Microhaplotypes. Moses S. Schanfield, Kelly Long, Katrina Maddela, C. Wooten, Robert Lagace, Joseph Chang, Kenneth Kidd, Daniele Podini.
11 Add to calendar Genetic relationships of hunter-gatherer societies on the Texas Coastal Plain. Aida T. Miro-Herrans, Kristin Corl, Robert J. Hard, Raymond P. Mauldin, John M. Anderies, Jacob Freeman, Deborah A. Bolnick.
12 Add to calendar Using phylogenetic analyses to date the prehistory of the Afroasiatic language family. Deven N. Vyas, Shiferaw Assefa, J. Lafayette Gaston, Tiffany Gleason, Christopher Ehret, Andrew Kitchen.
13 Add to calendar New Ancient DNA from Palau Shed Light on Early Micronesian Settlement. Jessica H. Stone, Caroline Kisielinski, Justin Tackney, Scott M. Fitzpatrick, Nelson Ting, Dennis O'Rourke.
14 Add to calendar Correspondence Between Cranial Morphological Regions and mtDNA in western South America. Brianne Herrera, Mark Hubbe.
15 Add to calendar Evolution of the ACE and ACTN3 genes in primates. Natalia T. Grube, Michael E. Steiper.
16 Add to calendar High-altitude adaptation in indigenous inhabitants from Western Himalayas. Paloma S. Contreras, Sudipta Ghosh, Tom Brutsaert, Abigail Bigham.
17 Add to calendar Genomic areas associated with MZ twinning differ from those associated with DZ twinning. Hong Huang, Kathryn B.H. Clancy, Kilian Kelly, Lorena Madrigal.
18 Add to calendar The effect of the angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) I/D polymorphism on energy expenditure in modern humans. Zane S. Swanson, Herman Pontzer, Amy Luke, Lara R. Dugas, Michael E. Steiper.
19 Add to calendar Evaluation of skin-related variants in African ancestry populations and their role in personal identification. Virginia Veltre, Arianna Parisi, Flavio De Angelis, Gianfranco Biondi, Olga Rickards.
20 Add to calendar Global Phylogeography of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Reveals Role of Recent Human History in Pathogen Dispersal. Mary B. O'Neill, Andrew Kitchen, Alex Zarley, William Aylward, Vegard Eldholm, Caitlin S. Pepperell.
21 Add to calendar Parasites as proxies: Experimental lice studies inform our understanding of human evolution and health. Cory Henderson, Ross Cavalieri, John Clark, George Perry.
22 Add to calendar The impact of tetracycline presence on endogenous DNA yield in the Kulubnarti Nubians. Kendra A. Sirak, Julie A. Margolis.