Recent publications by members of the group

Montinaro F, Busby GBJ, Gonzalez-Santos M, Oosthuitzen O, Oosthutizen E, Anagnostou P, Destro-Bisol G, Pascali VL, Capelli C (2016) Complex Ancient Genetic Structure and Cultural Transitions in Southern African Populations Genetics

Montinaro F, Davies J, Capelli C (2016) Group membership, geography and shared ancestry: Genetic variation in the Basotho of Lesotho American Journal of Physical Anthropology

Busby GBJ, Hellenthal G, Montinaro F, Tofanelli S, Bulayeva K, Rudan I, Zemunik T, Hayward C, Toncheva D, Karachanak-Yankova S, Nesheva D, Anagnostou P, Cali F, Brisighelli F, Romano V, LeFranc G, Buresi C, Chibani JB, Haj-Khelil A, Denden S, Ploski R, Krajewski P, Hervig T, Moen T, Herrera RJ, Wilson JF, Myers S, Capelli C (2015) The role of recent admixture in forming the contemporary West Eurasian genomic landscape Current Biology

González-Santos M, Montinaro F, Oosthuizen O, Oosthuizen E, Busby GBJ, Anagnostou P, Destro-Bisol G, Pascali V, Capelli C (2015) Genome-wide SNP analysis of Southern African populations provides new insights into the dispersal of Bantu speaking groups Genome Biology and Evolution

Tofanelli S, Brisighelli F, Anagnostou P, Busby GB, Ferri G, Thomas MG, Taglioli L, Rudan I, Zemunik T, Hayward C, Bolnick D, Romano V, Cali F, Luiselli D, Shepherd GB, Tusa S, Facella A, Capelli C (2015) The Greeks in the West: genetic signatures of the Hellenic colonisation in southern Italy and Sicily European Journal of Human Genetics

Martinez-Cadenas C, Blanco-Verea A, Hernando B, Busby GB, Brion M, Carracedo A, Salas A, Capelli C (2015) The relationship between surname frequency and Y chromosome variation in Spain European Journal of Human Genetics

Montinaro F, Busby GBJ, Pascali VL, Myer S, Hellenthal G, Capelli C (2015) Unravelling the hidden ancestry of American admixed populations Nature Communications 6: 6596 more info

Lazaridis I, Patterson N, Mittnik A, Renaud G, Mallick S, Kirsanow K, Sudmant PH, Schraiber JG, Castellano S, Lipson M, Berger B, Economou C, Bollongino R, Fu Q, Bos KI, Nordenfelt S, Li H, de Filippo C, Prüfer K, Sawyer S, Posth C, Haak W, Hallgren F, Fornander E, Rohland N, Delsate D, Francken M, Guinet JM, Wahl J, Ayodo G, Babiker HA, Bailliet G, Balanovska E, Balanovsky O, Barrantes R, Bedoya G, Ben-Ami H, Bene J, Berrada F, Bravi CM, Brisighelli F, Busby GBJ, Cali F, Churnosov M, Cole DEC, Corach D, Damba L, van Driem G, Dryomov S, Dugoujon JM, Fedorova SA, Romero IG, Gubina M, Hammer M, Henn BM, Hervig T, Hodoglugil U, Jha AR, Karachanak-Yankova S, Khusainova R, Khusnutdinova E, Kittles R, Kivisild T, Klitz W, Kučinskas V, Kushniarevich A, Laredj L, Litvinov S, Loukidis T, Mahley RW, Melegh B, Metspalu E, Molina J, Mountain J, Näkkäläjärvi K, Nesheva D, Nyambo T, Osipova L, Parik J, Platonov F, Posukh O, Romano V, Rothhammer F, Rudan I, Ruizbakiev R, Sahakyan H, Sajantila A, Salas A, Starikovskaya EB, Tarekegn A, Toncheva D, Turdikulova S, Uktveryte I, Utevska O, Vasquez R, Villena M, Voevoda M, Winkler CA, Yepiskoposyan L, Zalloua P, Zemunik T, Cooper A, Capelli C, Thomas MG, Ruiz-Linares A, Tishkoff SA, Singh L, Thangaraj K, Villems R, Comas D, Sukernik R, Metspalu M, Meyer M, Eichler EE, Burger J, Slatkin M, Pääbo S, Kelso J, Reich D, Krause J (2014) Ancient human genomes suggest three ancestral populations for present-day Europeans Nature 513: 409-413

Marks SJ, Montinaro F, Levy H, Brisighelli F, Ferri G, Bertoncini S, Batini C, Busby GBJ, Arthur C, Mitchell P, Stewart BA, Oosthuizen O, Oosthuizen E, D’Amato ME, Davison S, Pascali V, Capelli C (2014) Static and Moving Frontiers: The Genetic Landscape of Southern African Bantu-Speaking Populations Molecular Biology and Evolution

Hellenthal G, Busby GBJ, Band G, Wilson JF, Capelli C, Falush D, Myers S (2014) A Genetic Atlas of Human Admixture History Science 343: 747-751 more info

Coia V, Capocasa M, Anagnostou P, Pascali V, Scarnicci F, Boschi I, Battaggia C, Crivellaro F, Ferri G, Alu M, Brisighelli F, Busby GB, Capelli C, Maixner F, Cipollini G, Viazzo PP, Zink A, Destro Bisol G (2013) Demographic histories, isolation and social factors as determinants of the genetic structure of alpine linguistic groups. PLoS One 8: e81704.

Brisighelli F, Alvarez-Iglesias V, Fondevila M, Blanco-Verea A, Carracedo A, Pascali VL, Capelli C, Salas A (2012) Uniparental markers of contemporary Italian population reveals details on its pre-Roman heritage. PLoS One 7: e50794.

Marks SJ, Levy H, Martinez-Cadenas C, Montinaro F, Capelli C (2012) Migration distance rather than migration rate explains genetic diversity in human patrilocal groups. Mol Ecol 21: 4958-69.

Busby GB, Brisighelli F, Sanchez-Diz P, Ramos-Luis E, Martinez-Cadenas C, Thomas MG, Bradley DG, Gusmao L, Winney B, Bodmer W, Vennemann M, Coia V, Scarnicci F, Tofanelli S, Vona G, Ploski R, Vecchiotti C, Zemunik T, Rudan I, Karachanak S, Toncheva D, Anagnostou P, Ferri G, Rapone C, Hervig T, Moen T, Wilson JF, Capelli C (2012) The peopling of Europe and the cautionary tale of Y chromosome lineage R-M269. Proc Biol Sci 279: 884-92.

Batini C, Ferri G, Destro-Bisol G, Brisighelli F, Luiselli D, Sanchez-Diz P, Rocha J, Simonson T, Brehm A, Montano V, Elwali NE, Spedini G, D’Amato ME, Myres N, Ebbesen P, Comas D, Capelli C (2011) Signatures of the preagricultural peopling processes in sub-Saharan Africa as revealed by the phylogeography of early Y chromosome lineages. Mol Biol Evol 28: 2603-13.

Tofanelli S, Ferri G, Bulayeva K, Caciagli L, Onofri V, Taglioli L, Bulayev O, Boschi I, Alu M, Berti A, Rapone C, Beduschi G, Luiselli D, Cadenas AM, Awadelkarim KD, Mariani-Costantini R, Elwali NE, Verginelli F, Pilli E, Herrera RJ, Gusmao L, Paoli G, Capelli C (2009) J1-M267 Y lineage marks climate-driven pre-historical human displacements. Eur J Hum Genet 17: 1520-4.

Coia V, Brisighelli F, Donati F, Pascali V, Boschi I, Luiselli D, Battaggia C, Batini C, Taglioli L, Cruciani F, Paoli G, Capelli C, Spedini G, Destro-Bisol G (2009) A multi-perspective view of genetic variation in Cameroon. Am J Phys Anthropol 140: 454-64.

Capelli C, Onofri V, Brisighelli F, Boschi I, Scarnicci F, Masullo M, Ferri G, Tofanelli S, Tagliabracci A, Gusmao L, Amorim A, Gatto F, Kirin M, Merlitti D, Brion M, Verea AB, Romano V, Cali F, Pascali V (2009) Moors and Saracens in Europe: estimating the medieval North African male legacy in southern Europe. Eur J Hum Genet 17: 848-52.

Brisighelli F, Capelli C, Boschi I, Garagnani P, Lareu MV, Pascali VL, Carracedo A (2009) Allele frequencies of fifteen STRs in a representative sample of the Italian population. Forensic Sci Int Genet 3: e29-30.

Brisighelli F, Capelli C, Alvarez-Iglesias V, Onofri V, Paoli G, Tofanelli S, Carracedo A, Pascali VL, Salas A (2009) The Etruscan timeline: a recent Anatolian connection. Eur J Hum Genet 17: 693-6.

Anagnostou P, Battaggia C, Coia V, Capelli C, Fabbri C, Pettener D, Destro-Bisol G, Luiselli D (2009) Tracing the distribution and evolution of lactase persistence in Southern Europe through the study of the T(-13910) variant. Am J Hum Biol 21: 217-9.

Busby GBJ, Gottelli D, Wacher T, Marker L, Belbachir F, De Smet K, Belbachir-Bazi A, Fellous A, Belghoul M, Durant, SM (2009) Genetic analysis of scat reveals leopard Panthera pardus and cheetah Acinonyx jubatus in southern Algeria. Oryx, 43, 412-415.

Price AL, Butler J, Patterson N, Capelli C, Pascali VL, Scarnicci F, Ruiz-Linares A, Groop L, Saetta AA, Korkolopoulou P, Seligsohn U, Waliszewska A, Schirmer C, Ardlie K, Ramos A, Nemesh J, Arbeitman L, Goldstein DB, Reich D, Hirschhorn JN (2008) Discerning the ancestry of European Americans in genetic association studies. PLoS Genet 4: e236.

Capelli C, Brisighelli F, Scarnicci F, Blanco-Verea A, Brion M, Pascali VL (2007) Phylogenetic evidence for multiple independent duplication events at the DYS19 locus. Forensic Sci Int Genet 1: 287-90.

Capelli C, Brisighelli F, Scarnicci F, Arredi B, Caglia A, Vetrugno G, Tofanelli S, Onofri V, Tagliabracci A, Paoli G, Pascali VL (2007) Y chromosome genetic variation in the Italian peninsula is clinal and supports an admixture model for the Mesolithic-Neolithic encounter. Mol Phylogenet Evol 44: 228-39.

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