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


Session 40. Primate Genomics. Contributed Podium Presentations. Chair: Nathan Lents

April 17, 2020 2 p.m. - 5 p.m., Diamond 3 Add to calendar
2:00PM Add to calendar Examination of the aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis) genome reveals lineage-specific Alu element subfamilies. Adam T. McLain.
2:15PM Add to calendar Evolutionary and phylogenetic insights from a nuclear genome of the extinct giant koala lemur Megaladapis edwardsi. Stephanie Marciniak, Mehreen R. Mughal, Laurie R. Godfrey, Christina M. Bergey, Richard J. Bankoff, Heritiana Randrianatoandro, Brooke E. Crowley, Kathleen M. Muldoon, Webb Miller, Stephan C. Schuster, Ripan S. Mahli, Anne D. Yoder, Edward E. Louis Jr., Logan Kistler, George Perry.
2:30PM Add to calendar Investigating cell-type specific shifts in metabolic gene expression between human and chimpanzees. Courtney C. Babbitt, Trisha M. Zintel, Jason Pizzollo.
2:45PM Add to calendar A mixed-methods approach to identify factors influencing non-human primate genomic sequence data generation. Margarita Hernandez, George Perry.
3:00PM Add to calendar Evidence of Selection in the UCP1 Gene Region Suggests Local Adaptation to Irradiance Rather than Cold Temperatures in Savanna Monkeys (Chlorocebus spp.). Christian M. Gagnon, Hannes Svardal, Anna J. Jasinska, Nelson B. Freimer, Paul J. Grobler, Trudy R. Turner, Christopher A. Schmitt.
3:15PM Add to calendar Age assessments based on DNA methylation signatures in vervet monkeys. Anna J. Jasinska, Joseph Zoller, Michael Thompson, Kylie Kavanagh, Matthew J. Jorgensen, Kevin Wojta, Oi-Wa Choi, Joseph DeYoung, Xinmin Li, Mike Facio, Giovanni Coppola, Nelson Freimer, Roger P. Woods, Steve Horvath.
3:30PM Add to calendar Human provisioning is associated with increased telomere length in long tailed-macaque (Macaca fascicularis) populations with a longer history of access to human-derived foods. Peter H. Rej, Amy R. Klegarth, Crystal M. Riley Koenig, Michael D. Gumert, Lisa Jones-Engel, Dan TA. Eisenberg.
3:45PM Add to calendar Sex-biased gene expression in the rhesus macaque brain. Alex R. DeCasien, Kenneth L. Chiou, Michael J. Montague, Chet C. Sherwood, Michael L. Platt, Melween I. Martinez, Samuel E. Bauman, Olga González, Noah Snyder-Mackler, James P. Higham.
4:00PM Add to calendar Genomic sequence assembly for the malaria-like parasite Hepatocystis using primate whole genome sequencing datasets. Amber E. Trujillo, Morgan E. Chaney, Christina M. Bergey.
4:15PM Add to calendar Heritability and preliminary genetic association with social behavior and competence among juvenile rhesus macaques. R. Alan Harris, Zsofia Kovacs Balint, Muthuswamy Raveendran, Vasiliki Michopoulos, Jocelyne Bachevalier, Jessica Raper, Mar Sanchez, Chris Gunter, Jeffrey Rogers.