Friday, November 30, 2018 3:45 p.m
Molly Przeworski Ph.D.
Department of Biological Sciences and Systems Biology
An Evolutionary Perspective on Meiotic Recombination in Vertebrates
Hakhamanesh Mostafavi, Joe Pickrell and Molly Przeworski. Evolutionary geneticists spot natural selection happening now in people. September 11, 2017. The Conversation
Schumer, Molly; Xu, Chenling; Powell, Daniel L.; et al. (2018). Natural selection interacts with recombination to shape the evolution of hybrid genomes. SCIENCE. 360 (6389): 656-659
Baker, Zachary; Schumer, Molly; Haba, Yuki; et al. (2017). Repeated losses of PRDM9-directed recombination despite the conservation of PRDM9 across vertebrates. ELIFE. 6
Singhal, Sonal; Leffler, Ellen M.; Sannareddy, Keerthi; et al. (2015). Stable recombination hotspots in birds. SCIENCE. 350 (6263): 928-932
Auton, Adam; Fledel-Alon, Adi; Pfeifer, Susanne; et al. (2012). A Fine-Scale Chimpanzee Genetic Map from Population Sequencing. SCIENCE. 336 (6078): 193-198
Segurel, Laure; Leffler, Ellen Miranda; Przeworski, Molly. (2011). The Case of the Fickle Fingers: How the PRDM9 Zinc Finger Protein Specifies Meiotic Recombination Hotspots in Humans. PLOS BIOLOGY. 9 (12)
Fledel-Alon, Adi; Leffler, Ellen Miranda; Guan, Yongtao; et al. (2011). Variation in Human Recombination Rates and Its Genetic Determinants. PLOS ONE.
Sella, Guy; Petrov, Dmitri A.; Przeworski, Molly; et al. (2009). Pervasive Natural Selection in the Drosophila Genome?. PLOS GENETICS. 5 (6)
Coop, Graham; Przeworski, Molly. (2007). An evolutionary view of human recombination. NATURE REVIEWS GENETICS. 8 (1): 23-34
Segurel, Laure; Wyman, Minyoung J.; Przeworski, Molly. (2014). Determinants of Mutation Rate Variation in the Human Germline. 15: 47-70