• 1398 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
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Genomic Segmental Duplications Medicine & Life Sciences
Dyslexia Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Autistic Disorder Medicine & Life Sciences
Chromosomes Medicine & Life Sciences
gene Earth & Environmental Sciences
Genome Medicine & Life Sciences
Human Genome Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2006 2018

  • 1398 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
  • 18 Article
  • 1 Review article
11 Citations (Scopus)

Human local adaptation of the TRPM8 cold receptor along a latitudinal cline

Key, F. M., Abdul-Aziz, M. A., Mundry, R., Peter, B. M., Sekar, A., D’Amato, M., Dennis, M., Schmidt, J. M. & Andrés, A. M., May 1 2018, In : PLoS Genetics. 14, 5, e1007298.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

local adaptation
34 Citations (Scopus)

Psychedelics Promote Structural and Functional Neural Plasticity

Ly, C., Greb, A. C., Cameron, L. P., Wong, J. M., Barragan, E. V., Wilson, P. C., Burbach, K. F., Soltanzadeh Zarandi, S., Sood, A., Paddy, M. R., Duim, W. C., Dennis, M., Usrey, A. K., Ori-McKenney, K. M., Gray, J. & Olson, D., Jun 12 2018, In : Cell Reports. 23, 11, p. 3170-3182 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuronal Plasticity
Prefrontal Cortex
10 Citations (Scopus)

The birth of a human-specific neural gene by incomplete duplication and gene fusion

Dougherty, M. L., Nuttle, X., Penn, O., Nelson, B. J., Huddleston, J., Baker, C., Harshman, L., Duyzend, M. H., Ventura, M., Antonacci, F., Sandstrom, R., Dennis, M. & Eichler, E. E., Mar 9 2017, In : Genome Biology. 18, 1, 49.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gene Duplication
gene fusion
Gene Fusion
Genomic Segmental Duplications
27 Citations (Scopus)

The evolution and population diversity of human-specific segmental duplications

Dennis, M., Harshman, L., Nelson, B. J., Penn, O., Cantsilieris, S., Huddleston, J., Antonacci, F., Penewit, K., Denman, L., Raja, A., Baker, C., Mark, K., Malig, M., Janke, N., Espinoza, C., Stessman, H. A. F., Nuttle, X., Hoekzema, K., Lindsay-Graves, T. A., Wilson, R. K. & 1 others, Eichler, E. E., Feb 17 2017, In : Nature Ecology and Evolution. 1, 3, 0069.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

human evolution
31 Citations (Scopus)

Human adaptation and evolution by segmental duplication

Dennis, M. & Eichler, E. E., Dec 1 2016, In : Current Opinion in Genetics and Development. 41, p. 44-52 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Genomic Segmental Duplications
Human Genome