The 89th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (2020)


Session 9. From Ancient to Contemporary Genomes: Health and Population History. Contributed Podium Presentations. Chair: Jeffrey Rogers

April 16, 2020 8 a.m. - noon, Diamond 3 Add to calendar
8:00AM Add to calendar New perspectives on Nubian ancestry: Paleogenomic investigation of the ancient Middle Nile Region. Abagail M. Breidenstein, Judith Neukamm, Chiara Barbieri, Giada Ferrari, Agata T. Gondek-wyrozemska, Mohamed saad Abdallah, Mahmoud suliman Bashir, Murtada Bushara, Robert J. Stark, Joanna Ciesielska, Artur Obłuski, Bastiaan Star, Hisham yousif Hassan, Frank Rühli, Verena Schuenemann, Abigail W. Bigham.
8:15AM Add to calendar Bronze Age Y. pestis  genomes from the Lake Baikal region. Maria A. Spyrou, He Yu, Rita Radzeviciute, Gunnar U. Neumann, Sandra Penske, Jana Zech, Petrus LeRoux, Marina Karapetian, Patrick Roberts, Alexandra Buzhilova, Cosimo Posth, Choongwon Jeong, Johannes Krause.
8:30AM Add to calendar The Impact of Admixture on Neanderthal and Denisovan Ancestry in Modern Human Populations. Alyssa Funk, Kelsey Witt Dillon, Lesly Lopez, Jonathan Rice, Emilia Huerta-Sanchez.
8:45AM Add to calendar ABO blood type variation in archaic humans: haplotype structure in Neanderthals and Denisovans. Fernando A. Villanea, Keolu Fox, Emilia Huerta-Sánchez.
9:00AM Add to calendar Neanderthal-Denisovan ancestors interbred with a distantly-related hominin. Alan R. Rogers, Nathan S. Harris, Alan A. Achenbach.
9:15AM Add to calendar Characterizing Archaic Hominin Variation in Human Populations. Kelsey E. Witt, Emilia Huerta-Sanchez.
9:30AM Add to calendar Surprising direction of evolutionary changes associated with hunter-gatherer and agriculturalist immunological differences. George Perry, Genelle Harrison, Joaquin Sanz, Jonathan Boulais, Michael Mina, Jean-Christophe Grenier, Yumei Leng, Anne Dumaine, Vania Yotova, Christina Bergey, Samuel Nsobya, Stephen Elledge, Erwin Schurr, Lluis Quintana-Murci, Luis Barreiro.
9:45AM Add to calendar Interpreting ancient human migration in the Peruvian Andes with co-evolutionary insect genetics. Kelsey C. Jorgensen, Chuanzhu Fan, Jesús Alcázar, Norma Mujica, Clorinda V. Cobián, Julie J. Lesnik.
10:00AM Break
10:30AM Add to calendar African mitogenome diversity in 18th century Charleston, South Carolina. Raquel E. Fleskes, Ade A. Ofunniyin, Joanna Gilmore, Graciela S. Cabana, Theodore G. Schurr.
10:45AM Add to calendar Genetic Diversity in Contemporary Charleston African-Americans: Connecting Ancestral and Descendant Communities. Theodore G. Schurr, Raquel E. Fleskes, Adeyemi Oduwole, Ade A. Ofunniyin, Joanna K. Gilmore.
11:00AM Add to calendar Using genomic data to track cultural evolution in South African populations over the past 200 years. Austin W. Reynolds, Mark N. Grote, Justin W. Myrick, Rebecca L. Siford, Cedric J. Werely, Eileen G. Hoal, Christopher R. Gignoux, Marlo Möller, Brenna M. Henn.
11:15AM Add to calendar Genetic ancestry and demographic history of a rural Caribbean village. Monica H. Keith, Harly J. Durbin, Troy N. Rowan, Gregory E. Blomquist, Mark V. Flinn, Jerry F. Taylor, Jared E. Decker.
11:30AM Add to calendar Genomic and anthropological perspectives on the Afro-Caribbean diaspora in the Lesser Antilles. Maria A. Nieves-Colón, Daniela Orozco-Pérez, Jada Benn Torres, Andrés Moreno-Estrada, Anne C. Stone.
11:45AM Add to calendar Deliberation methods as community engagement. Justin Lund.