Human pigmentation genes under environmental selection

Sturm, Richard A. and Duffy, David L. (2012) Human pigmentation genes under environmental selection. Genome Biology, 13 9: 248.1-248.15. doi:10.1186/gb-2012-13-9-248

Attached Files (Some files may be inaccessible until you login with your UQ eSpace credentials)
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
UQ289257_fulltext.pdf Full text (Open Access) application/pdf 643.80KB 32

Author Sturm, Richard A.
Duffy, David L.
Total Author Count Override 2
Title Human pigmentation genes under environmental selection
Journal name Genome Biology   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1474-760X
Publication date 2012-09
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1186/gb-2012-13-9-248
Open Access Status DOI
Volume 13
Issue 9
Start page 248.1
End page 248.15
Total pages 15
Place of publication London, United Kingdom
Publisher BioMed Central
Collection year 2013
Language eng
Abstract Genome-wide association studies and comparative genomics have established major loci and specific polymorphisms affecting human skin, hair and eye color. Environmental changes have had an impact on selected pigmentation genes as populations have expanded into different regions of the globe.
Keyword Genome-wide association
Melanocortin-1 receptor gene
Recent positive selection
Human skin pigmentation
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Confirmed Code
Institutional Status UQ
Additional Notes Article # 248

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collections: Official 2013 Collection
Institute for Molecular Bioscience - Publications
 
Versions
Version Filter Type
Citation counts: TR Web of Science Citation Count  Cited 25 times in Thomson Reuters Web of Science Article | Citations
Scopus Citation Count Cited 28 times in Scopus Article | Citations
Google Scholar Search Google Scholar
Created: Thu, 17 Jan 2013, 12:19:43 EST by Susan Allen on behalf of Institute for Molecular Bioscience