Publications

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Nakatsuka NJ, Moorjani P, Rai N, Sarkar BArti Tandon, Patterson NBhavani GS, Girisha KM, Mustak MS, Srinivasan S, Kaushik AVahab SA, Jagadeesh SM, Satyamoorthy K, Singh L, Reich D, Thangaraj K. (2017). The promise of disease gene discovery in South Asia.  Nature Genetics, doi:10.1038/ng.3917. Available on BioRxiv.

Moorjani P*, Gao Z*, and Przeworski M. (2016). Human germline mutation and the erratic evolutionary clock. PLoS Biol 14(10): e2000744. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.2000744. Older version on BioRxiv.

Moorjani P *, Amorim CE *, Arndt P, and Przeworski M. (2016). Variation in the molecular clock in primates. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. Sep 6. pii: 201600374. Older version on BioRxiv.

Moorjani P, Sankararaman S, Fu Q, Przeworski M, Patterson N, Reich D. (2016). A genetic method for dating ancient genomes provides a direct estimate of human generation interval in the last 45,000 years. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. May 17;113(20):5652-7. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1514696113. Older version on BioRxiv.

Fu Q, Li H, Moorjani P, Jay F, Slepchenko SM, Bondarev AA, Johnson PL, Aximu-Petri A, Prüfer K, et al. (2014). Genome sequence of a 45,000-year-old modern human from western Siberia. Nature. Oct 23;514(7523):445-9. doi: 10.1038/nature13810.

Yu D, Mathews CA, Scharf JM,Neale BM, Davis LK, Gamazon ER, Derks EM, Evans P, Edlund CK, Crane J, Fagerness JA, Osiecki L, Gallagher P, Gerber G,Haddad S, Illmann C, McGrath LM, Mayerfeld C, Arepalli S, Barlassina C, Barr CL, Bellodi L, Benarroch F, Berrió GB, Bienvenu OJ, Black DW, Bloch MH,Brentani H, Bruun RD, Budman CL, Camarena B, Campbell DD, Cappi C, Silgado JC, Cavallini MC, Chavira DA, Chouinard S, Cook EH, Cookson MR, Coric V, Cullen B, Cusi D, Delorme R, Denys D, Dion Y, Eapen V, Egberts K, Falkai P, Fernandez T, Fournier E, Garrido H, Geller D, Gilbert DL, Girard SL, Grabe HJ, Grados MA, Greenberg BD, Gross-Tsur V, Grünblatt E, Hardy J, Heiman GA, Hemmings SM, Herrera LD, Hezel DM, Hoekstra PJ, Jankovic J, Kennedy JL,King RA, Konkashbaev AI, Kremeyer B, Kurlan R, Lanzagorta N, Leboyer M, Leckman JF, Lennertz L, Liu C, Lochner C, Lowe TL, Lupoli S, Macciardi F, Maier W, Manunta P, Marconi M, McCracken JT, Mesa Restrepo SC, Moessner R, Moorjani P, et al. (2015). Cross-disorder genome-wide analyses suggest a complex genetic relationship between Tourette’s syndrome and OCD. Am J Psychiatry. Jan; 172(1):82-93. doi: 10.1176/appi.ajp.2014.13101306.

Lipson M, Loh PR, Patterson N, Moorjani P, Ko YC, Stoneking M, Berger B, Reich D. (2014). Reconstructing Austronesian population history in Island Southeast Asia. Nature Communications. Aug 19;5:4689. doi: 10.1038/ncomms5689. Older version on BioRxiv.

Prüfer K, Racimo F, Patterson N, Jay F, Sankararaman S, Sawyer S, Heinze A, Renaud G, Sudmant PH, de Filippo C, Li H, Mallick S, Dannemann M, Fu Q, Kircher M, Kuhlwilm M, Lachmann M, Meyer M, Ongyerth M, Siebauer M, Theunert C, Tandon A, Moorjani P, et al. (2014). The complete genome sequence of a Neanderthal from the Altai Mountains. Nature. Jan 2;505(7481):43-9. doi: 10.1038/nature12886.

Moorjani P*, Thangaraj K*, Patterson N, Lipson M, Loh PR, Govindaraj P, Berger B, Reich D, Singh L. Genetic evidence for recent population mixture in India. (2013). American Journal of Human Genetics. Sep 5;93(3):422-38. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2013.07.006.

Moorjani P, Patterson N, Loh PR, Lipson M, Kisfali P, Melegh BI, Bonin M, Kádaši L, Rieß O, Berger B, Reich D, Melegh B. (2013). Reconstructing Roma history from genome-wide data. PLoS One. 8(3):e58633. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0058633. Older version on arXiv.

Loh P, Lipson M, Patterson P, Moorjani P, Pickrell J, Reich D, Berger B. (2013). Inference of Admixture Parameters in Human Populations Using Weighted Linkage Disequilibrium. Genetics. 193, 1233-1254. Older version on arXiv.

Haber M, Gauguier D, Youhanna S, Patterson N, Moorjani P, Platt D, Wells S, Bertranpetit J, Tyler-Smith C, Comas D, Zalloua P. (2013). Genome-wide diversity in the levant reveals recent structuring by culture. PLoS genetics. 9(2) DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1003316.

Patterson N, Moorjani P, Luo Y, Mallick S, Rohland N, Zhan Y, Genschoreck T, Webster T, and Reich DE. (2012). Ancient Admixture in Human History. Genetics. 2012 Sep; 112.145037.

Scharf J, Yu D, Matthews C, Neale BM, Stewart E, Fagerness J, Evans P, Gamazon E, Edlund C, Service K, Tikhomirov A, Osiecki L, Illmann C, Pluzhnikov A, Konkashbaev A, Davis L, Han B, Crane J, Moorjani P, et al. (2012). Genome-wide association study of Tourette’s syndrome. Molecular Psychiatry. doi: 10.1038/mp.2012.69.

Shah AM*, Tamang R*, Moorjani P*, Rani DS et al. (2011). Indian Siddis: African Descendants with Indian Admixture. American Journal of Human Genetics. 89(1):154-61.

Moorjani P, Patterson N, Hirschhorn JN, Keinan A, Hao L, Atzmon G, Burns ER, Ostrer H, Price A and Reich DE. (2011). The History of African Gene Flow into Southern Europeans, Levantines and Jews. PLoS Genetics. 7(4):e1001373.

Amstadter AB, Nugent NR, Yang BZ, Miller A, Siburian R, Moorjani P, Heldt E et al. (2011). Corticotrophin-releasing Hormone Type 1 Receptor Gene (CRHR1) Variants Predict Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Onset and Course in Pediatric Injury Patients. Disease Markers. 30(2-3):89-99.

Blaya C, Salum GA, Moorjani P, Seganfredo AC et al. (2010). Panic disorder and serotonergic genes (SLC6A4, HTR1A and HTR2A): Association and interaction with childhood trauma and parenting. Neuroscience Letters. 485(1):11-5.

Schuster SC, Miller W, Ratan A, Tomsho LP, Giardine B, Kasson LR, Harris RS, Petersen DC, Zhao F, Qi J, Alkan C, Kidd JM, Sun Y, Drautz DI, Bouffard P, Muzny DM, Reid JG, Nazareth LV, Wang Q, Burhans R, Riemer C, Wittekindt NE, Moorjani P et al. (2010). Complete Khoisan and Bantu genomes from southern Africa. Nature. 463(7283):943-7.

Blaya C, Moorjani P, Salum GA, Gonalves L,Weiss LA, et al. (2009). Preliminary evidence of association between EFHC2, a gene implicated in fear recognition, and harm avoidance. Neuroscience Letters. 452(1):84-86.

Scharf J, Moorjani P, Fagerness JA, Platko J, Illmann C et al. (2008). The Tourette Syndrome Consortium. Lack of Association to SLITRK1 var321 and Tourette Syndrome in a large family based association study. Neurology. 70(16 Pt 2):1495-6.

Perlis RH, Moorjani P, Fagerness JA, Purcell S, Rush AJ et al. (2008). Pharmacogenetic analysis of genes implicated in rodent models of antidepression response: Association of TREK1 and treatment resistance in the STAR*D study. Neuropsychopharmacology. 33(12): 2810-9.

Terwilliger DP, Buckley KM, Mehta D, Moorjani PG, Smith LC. (2006). Unexpected diversity displayed in cDNAs expressed by the immune cells of the purple sea urchin, Strongylocentrotus purpuratus. Physiol Genomics. 26:134-144.

* – indicates equal contribution.