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


Session 67. Genotype-Phenotype Studies. Contributed Podium Presentations. Chair: Leslea Hlusko

April 18, 2020 2 p.m. - 5 p.m., Platinum Ballroom Add to calendar
2:00PM Add to calendar Direct Identification of Neanderthal Introgressed Genetic Variation Affecting Gene Expression in Modern Human Immune Cell Lines. Evelyn Jagoda, James Xue, Steven Reilly, Michael Dannemann, Fernando Racimo, Emilia Huerta-Sanchez, Sriram Sankararaman, Janet Kelso, Luca Pagani, Pardis Sabeti, Terence D. Capellini.
2:15PM Add to calendar The Human NF1 Locus:  A Unique Hominin Genotype with Potential Evolutionary Significance. Andrea J. Alveshere, Vincent M. Riccardi.
2:30PM Add to calendar Sex-Specific Phenotypic Effects and Evolutionary History of an Ancient Deletion Polymorphism of the Human Growth Hormone Receptor. Omer Gokcumen, Skyler Resendez, Marie Saitou, Xiquan Mu.
2:45PM Add to calendar Confirming an old-husband's tale: The frequency of same-sex twinning increases across the generations, following a Fragile X-syndrome-like pattern. Lauren Koerner, Kilian Kelly, Hong Huang, Sonya Bhaskar, Lorena Madrigal.
3:00PM Add to calendar Cataloging the Regulatory Landscape of Human Skeletal Development via Functional Genomics: Insights into Human Pelvic Evolution. Terence D. Capellini, Mariel Young, Pushpanathan Muthuirulan, Vismaya Kharkar, Daniel Richard.
3:15PM Add to calendar Accelerated mutation rate of genes controlling for cognitive brain functions in humans. Fabio Macciardi, Guia Guffanti, Gennadi V. Glinsky, Gabriele Scorrano.
3:30PM Add to calendar The population genetics of within-host Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Ana Y. Morales-Arce, Rebecca B. Harris, Anne C. Stone, Jeffrey D. Jensen.
3:45PM Add to calendar Dengue Susceptibility and Resistance in a Guatemalan Cohort: Incorporating an Evolutionary Perspective Using Signatures of Natural Selection. Obed A. Garcia, Leticia Castillo-Signor, Sonia Capetillo, Edgar M. Santos, Nevis Nuñez, Vilma Villatoro, Abigail W. Bigham.
4:00PM Add to calendar Discerning independent natural selection. Nathan S. Harris, Alan R. Rogers.
4:15PM Add to calendar Ancient DNA reveals that few disease-associated loci have been strongly selected during recent human history. Joseph Lachance.
4:30PM Add to calendar Unique Beringian architectures found in extant Native Americans structure genomic differences in melanoma etiology. Sara D. Niedbalski, Jeffrey C. Long, Marianne Berwick, Andrey S. Dobroff.