Assoz. Prof. Ron Pinhasi, PhD
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O'Sullivan, N, Posth, C, Coia, V, Schuenemann, VJ, Price, TD, Wahl, J, Pinhasi, R, Zink, A, Krause, J & Maixner, F 2018, 'Ancient genome-wide analyses infer kinship structure in an Early Medieval Alemannic graveyard' Science Advances, vol 4, no. 9, eaao1262. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aao1262

Barlow, A, Cahill, JA, Hartmann, S, Theunert, C, Xenikoudakis, G, Fortes, GG, Paijmans, JLA, Rabeder, G, Frischauf, C, Grandal-d'Anglade, A, García-Vázquez, A, Murtskhvaladze, M, Saarma, U, Anijalg, P, Skrbinšek, T, Bertorelle, G, Gasparian, B, Bar-Oz, G, Pinhasi, R, Slatkin, M, Dalén, L, Shapiro, B & Hofreiter, M 2018, 'Partial genomic survival of cave bears in living brown bears' Nature Ecology & Evolution. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-018-0654-8

Lipson, M, Cheronet, O, Mallick, S, Rohland, N, Oxenham, M, Pietrusewsky, M, Pryce, TO, Willis, A, Matsumura, H, Buckley, H, Domett, K, Nguyen, GH, Trinh, HH, Kyaw, AA, Win, TT, Pradier, B, Broomandkhoshbacht, N, Candilio, F, Changmai, P, Fernandes, D, Ferry, M, Gamarra, B, Harney, E, Kampuansai, J, Kutanan, W, Michel, M, Novak, M, Oppenheimer, J, Sirak, K, Stewardson, K, Zhang, Z, Flegontov, P, Pinhasi, R & Reich, D 2018, 'Ancient genomes document multiple waves of migration in Southeast Asian prehistory' Science, vol 361, no. 6397, pp. 92-95. DOI: 10.1126/science.aat3188

Daly, KG, Maisano Delser, P, Mullin, VE, Scheu, A, Mattiangeli, V, Teasdale, MD, Hare, AJ, Burger, J, Verdugo, MP, Collins, MJ, Kehati, R, Erek, CM, Bar-Oz, G, Pompanon, F, Cumer, T, Çakırlar, C, Mohaseb, AF, Decruyenaere, D, Davoudi, H, Çevik, Ö, Rollefson, G, Vigne, J-D, Khazaeli, R, Fathi, H, Doost, SB, Rahimi Sorkhani, R, Vahdati, AA, Sauer, EW, Azizi Kharanaghi, H, Maziar, S, Gasparian, B, Pinhasi, R, Martin, L, Orton, D, Arbuckle, BS, Benecke, N, Manica, A, Horwitz, LK, Mashkour, M & Bradley, DG 2018, 'Ancient goat genomes reveal mosaic domestication in the Fertile Crescent' Science, vol 361, no. 6397, pp. 85-88. DOI: 10.1126/science.aas9411

Novak, M, Vyroubal, V, Krnčević, Ž, Petrinec, M, Howcroft, R, Pinhasi, R & Slaus, M 2018, 'Assessing childhood stress in early mediaeval Croatia by using multiple lines of inquiry' Anthropologischer Anzeiger, vol 75, no. 2, pp. 155-167. DOI: 10.1127/anthranz/2018/0819

Olalde, I, Brace, S, Allentoft, ME, Armit, I, Kristiansen, K, Booth, T, Rohland, N, Mallick, S, Szécsényi-Nagy, A, Mittnik, A, Altena, E, Lipson, M, Lazaridis, I, Harper, TK, Patterson, N, Broomandkhoshbacht, N, Diekmann, Y, Faltyskova, Z, Fernandes, D, Ferry, M, Harney, E, de Knijff, P, Michel, M, Oppenheimer, J, Stewardson, K, Barclay, A, Alt, KW, Liesau, C, Ríos, P, Blasco, C, Miguel, JV, García, RM, Fernández, AA, Bánffy, E, Bernabò-Brea, M, Billoin, D, Bonsall, C, Bonsall, L, Allen, T, Büster, L, Carver, S, Navarro, LC, Craig, OE, Cook, GT, Cunliffe, B, Denaire, A, Dinwiddy, KE, Dodwell, N, Ernée, M, Evans, C, Kuchařík, M, Farré, JF, Fowler, C, Gazenbeek, M, Pena, RG, Haber-Uriarte, M, Haduch, E, Hey, G, Jowett, N, Knowles, T, Massy, K, Pfrengle, S, Lefranc, P, Lemercier, O, Lefebvre, A, Martínez, CH, Olmo, VG, Ramírez, AB, Maurandi, JL, Majó, T, McKinley, JI, McSweeney, K, Mende, BG, Mod, A, Kulcsár, G, Kiss, V, Czene, A, Patay, R, Endrődi, A, Köhler, K, Hajdu, T, Szeniczey, T, Dani, J, Bernert, Z, Hoole, M, Cheronet, O, Keating, D, Velemínský, P, Dobeš, M, Candilio, F, Brown, F, Fernández, RF, Herrero-Corral, A-M, Tusa, S, Carnieri, E, Lentini, L, Valenti, A, Zanini, A, Waddington, C, Delibes, G, Guerra-Doce, E, Neil, B, Brittain, M, Luke, M, Mortimer, R, Desideri, J, Besse, M, Brücken, G, Furmanek, M, Hałuszko, A, Mackiewicz, M, Rapiński, A, Leach, S, Soriano, I, Lillios, KT, Cardoso, JL, Pearson, MP, Włodarczak, P, Price, TD, Prieto, P, Rey, P-J, Risch, R, Rojo Guerra, MA, Schmitt, A, Serralongue, J, Silva, AM, Smrčka, V, Vergnaud, L, Zilhão, J, Caramelli, D, Higham, T, Thomas, MG, Kennett, DJ, Fokkens, H, Heyd, V, Sheridan, A, Sjögren, K-G, Stockhammer, PW, Krause, J, Pinhasi, R, Haak, W, Barnes, I, Lalueza-Fox, C & Reich, D 2018, 'The Beaker phenomenon and the genomic transformation of northwest Europe' Nature, vol 555, no. 7695, pp. 190–196. DOI: 10.1038/nature25738

Mathieson, I, Alpaslan-Roodenberg, S, Posth, C, Szécsényi-Nagy, A, Rohland, N, Mallick, S, Olalde, I, Broomandkhoshbacht, N, Candilio, F, Cheronet, O, Fernandes, D, Ferry, M, Gamarra, B, Fortes, GG, Haak, W, Harney, E, Jones, E, Keating, D, Krause-Kyora, B, Kucukkalipci, I, Michel, M, Mittnik, A, Nägele, K, Novak, M, Oppenheimer, J, Patterson, N, Pfrengle, S, Sirak, K, Stewardson, K, Vai, S, Alexandrov, S, Alt, KW, Andreescu, R, Antonović, D, Ash, A, Atanassova, N, Bacvarov, K, Gusztáv, MB, Bocherens, H, Bolus, M, Boroneanţ, A, Boyadzhiev, Y, Budnik, A, Burmaz, J, Chohadzhiev, S, Conard, NJ, Cottiaux, R, Čuka, M, Cupillard, C, Drucker, DG, Elenski, N, Francken, M, Galabova, B, Ganetsovski, G, Gély, B, Hajdu, T, Handzhyiska, V, Harvati, K, Higham, T, Iliev, S, Janković, I, Karavanić, I, Kennett, DJ, Komšo, D, Kozak, A, Labuda, D, Lari, M, Lazar, C, Leppek, M, Leshtakov, K, Vetro, DL, Los, D, Lozanov, I, Malina, M, Martini, F, McSweeney, K, Meller, H, Menđušić, M, Mirea, P, Moiseyev, V, Petrova, V, Price, TD, Simalcsik, A, Sineo, L, Šlaus, M, Slavchev, V, Stanev, P, Starović, A, Szeniczey, T, Talamo, S, Teschler-Nicola, M, Thevenet, C, Valchev, I, Valentin, F, Vasilyev, S, Veljanovska, F, Venelinova, S, Veselovskaya, E, Viola, B, Virag, C, Zaninović, J, Zäuner, S, Stockhammer, PW, Catalano, G, Krauß, R, Caramelli, D, Zariņa, G, Gaydarska, B, Lillie, M, Nikitin, AG, Potekhina, I, Papathanasiou, A, Borić, D, Bonsall, C, Krause, J, Pinhasi, R & Reich, D 2018, 'The genomic history of southeastern Europe' Nature, vol 555, no. 7695, pp. 197–203. DOI: 10.1038/nature25778

Lipson, M, Skoglund, P, Spriggs, M, Valentin, F, Bedford, S, Shing, R, Buckley, H, Phillip, I, Ward, GK, Mallick, S, Rohland, N, Broomandkhoshbacht, N, Cheronet, O, Ferry, M, Harper, TK, Michel, M, Oppenheimer, J, Sirak, K, Stewardson, K, Auckland, K, Hill, AVS, Maitland, K, Oppenheimer, SJ, Parks, T, Robson, K, Williams, TN, Kennett, DJ, Mentzer, AJ, Pinhasi, R & Reich, D 2018, 'Population Turnover in Remote Oceania Shortly after Initial Settlement' Current Biology, vol 28, no. 7, pp. 1157–1165.e7. DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2018.02.051

Olalde, I, Brace, S, Allentoft, ME, Armit, I, Kristiansen, K, Booth, T, Rohland, N, Mallick, S, Szécsényi-Nagy, A, Mittnik, A, Altena, E, Lipson, M, Lazaridis, I, Harper, TK, Patterson, N, Broomandkhoshbacht, N, Diekmann, Y, Faltyskova, Z, Fernandes, D, Ferry, M, Harney, E, de Knijff, P, Michel, M, Oppenheimer, J, Stewardson, K, Barclay, A, Alt, KW, Liesau, C, Ríos, P, Blasco, C, Miguel, JV, García, RM, Fernández, AA, Bánffy, E, Bernabò-Brea, M, Billoin, D, Bonsall, C, Bonsall, L, Allen, T, Büster, L, Carver, S, Navarro, LC, Craig, OE, Cook, GT, Cunliffe, B, Denaire, A, Dinwiddy, KE, Dodwell, N, Ernée, M, Evans, C, Kuchařík, M, Farré, JF, Fowler, C, Gazenbeek, M, Pena, RG, Haber-Uriarte, M, Haduch, E, Hey, G, Jowett, N, Knowles, T, Massy, K, Pfrengle, S, Lefranc, P, Lemercier, O, Lefebvre, A, Martínez, CH, Olmo, VG, Ramírez, AB, Maurandi, JL, Majó, T, McKinley, JI, McSweeney, K, Mende, BG, Modi, A, Kulcsár, G, Kiss, V, Czene, A, Patay, R, Endrődi, A, Köhler, K, Hajdu, T, Szeniczey, T, Dani, J, Bernert, Z, Hoole, M, Cheronet, O, Keating, D, Velemínský, P, Dobeš, M, Candilio, F, Brown, F, Fernández, RF, Herrero-Corral, A-M, Tusa, S, Carnieri, E, Lentini, L, Valenti, A, Zanini, A, Waddington, C, Delibes, G, Guerra-Doce, E, Neil, B, Brittain, M, Luke, M, Mortimer, R, Desideri, J, Besse, M, Brücken, G, Furmanek, M, Hałuszko, A, Mackiewicz, M, Rapiński, A, Leach, S, Soriano, I, Lillios, KT, Cardoso, JL, Pearson, MP, Włodarczak, P, Price, TD, Prieto, P, Rey, P-J, Risch, R, Guerra, MAR, Schmitt, A, Serralongue, J, Silva, AM, Smrčka, V, Vergnaud, L, Zilhão, J, Caramelli, D, Higham, T, Thomas, MG, Kennett, DJ, Fokkens, H, Heyd, V, Sheridan, A, Sjögren, K-G, Stockhammer, PW, Krause, J, Pinhasi, R, Haak, W, Barnes, I, Lalueza-Fox, C & Reich, D 2018, 'Erratum: The Beaker phenomenon and the genomic transformation of northwest Europe' Nature, vol 555, no. 7697, pp. 543. DOI: 10.1038/nature26164


Gamarra, B, Howcroft, R, McCall, A, Dani, J, Hajdú, Z, Nagy, EG, Szabó, LD, Domboróczki, L, Pap, I, Raczky, P, Marcsik, A, Zoffmann, ZK, Hajdu, T, Feeney, RNM & Pinhasi, R 2018, '5000 years of dietary variations of prehistoric farmers in the Great Hungarian Plain' PLOS ONE, vol 13, no. 5, e0197214. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0197214

Margherita, C, Oxilia, G, Barbi, V, Panetta, D, Hublin, JJ, Lordkipanidze, D, Meshveliani, T, Jakeli, N, Matskevich, Z, Bar-Yosef, O, Belfer-Cohen, A, Pinhasi, R & Benazzi, S 2017, 'Morphological description and morphometric analyses of the Upper Palaeolithic human remains from Dzudzuana and Satsurblia caves, western Georgia' Journal of Human Evolution, vol 113, pp. 83-90. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2017.07.011


Skoglund, P, Posth, C, Sirak, K, Spriggs, M, Valentin, F, Bedford, S, Clark, GR, Reepmeyer, C, Petchey, F, Fernandes, D, Fu, Q, Harney, E, Lipson, M, Mallick, S, Novak, M, Rohland, N, Stewardson, K, Abdullah, S, Cox, MP, Friedlaender, FR, Friedlaender, JS, Kivisild, T, Koki, G, Kusuma, P, Merriwether, A, Ricaut, FX, Wee, JTS, Patterson, N, Krause, J, Pinhasi, R & Reich, D 2017, 'Genomic insights into the peopling of the Southwest Pacific' Nature, vol 538, pp. 510-513. DOI: 10.1038/nature19844

Skoglund, P, Thompson, JC, Prendergast, ME, Mittnik, A, Sirak, K, Hajdinjak, M, Salie, T, Rohland, N, Mallick, S, Peltzer, A, Heinze, A, Olalde, I, Ferry, M, Harney, E, Michel, M, Stewardson, K, Cerezo-Roman, JI, Chiumia, C, Crowther, A, Gormani-Chindebvu, E, Gidna, AO, Grillo, KM, Helenius, IT, Hellenthal, G, Helm, R, Horton, M, Lopez, S, Mabulla, AZP, Parkington, J, Shipton, C, Thomas, MG, Tibesasa, R, Weling, M, Hayes, VM, Kennett, DJ, Ramesar, R, Meyer, M, Paabo, S, Petterson, N, Morris, AG, Bolvin, N, Pinhasi, R, Krause, J & Reich, D 2017, 'Reconstructing Prehistoric African Population Structure' Cell, vol 171, no. 1, e21, pp. 59-71. DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2017.08.049

González-Fortes, GG, Jones, ER, Lightfoot, E, Bonsall, C, Lazar, C, Grandal-d'Anglade, A, Garralda, MD, Drak, L, Siska, V, Simalcsik, A, Boroneant, A, Romaní, JRV, Rodríguez, MV, Arias, P, Pinhasi, R, Manica, A & Hofreiter, M 2017, 'Paleogenomic Evidence for Multi-generational Mixing between Neolithic Farmers and Mesolithic Hunter-Gatherers in Lower Danube Basin' Current Biology, vol 27, no. 12, pp. 1801–1810.e1–e10. DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2017.05.023

Sirak, K, Fernandes, D, Cheronet, O, Novak, M, Gamarra, B, Balassa, T, Bernert, Z, Cseki, A, Dani, J, Gallina, JZ, Kocsis-Buruzs , G, Kövári, I, László, O, Pap, I, Petkes, Z, Szenthe, G, Szeniczey, T, Hajdu, T & Pinhasi, R 2017, 'A minimally-invasive method for sampling human petrous bones from the cranial base for ancient DNA analysis' BioTechniques: the journal of laboratory technology for bioresearch, vol 62, no. 6, 62, pp. 283-289. DOI: 10.2144/000114558

Jones, ER, Zarina, G, Moiseyev, V, Lightfoot, E, Nigst, PR, Manica, A, Pinhasi, R & Bradley, DG 2017, 'The Neolithic transition in the Baltic was not driven by admixture with early European farmers' Current Biology, pp. 576-582.

Siska, V, Jones, ER, Jeon, S, Bhak, Y, Kim, H-M, Cho, YS, Kim, H, Lee, K, Veselovskaya, E, Balueva, T, Gallego-Llorente, M, Hofreitert, M, Bradley, DG, Eriksson, A, Pinhasi, R, Bhak, J & Manica, A 2017, 'Genome-wide data from two early Neolithic East Asian individuals dating to 7700 years ago' Science Advances, vol 3, no. 2, e1601877. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1601877

Fernandes, D, Sirak, K, Novak, M, Finarelli, JA, Byrne, J, Connolly, E, Carlsson, JEL, Ferretti, E, Pinhasi, R & Carlsson, J 2017, 'The Identification of a 1916 Irish Rebel: New Approach for Estimating Relatedness From Low Coverage Homozygous Genomes' Scientific Reports, vol 7, pp. 41529. DOI: 10.1038/srep41529


Gaudio, D, Fernandes, D, Feeney, RNM, Schmidt, R, Cheronet, O, Mattia, M, Cattaneo, C, O'Keeffe, T & Pinhasi, R 2017, 'Ancient DNA genome wide data and the assessment of geographic origin of forensic cases by harnessing petrous bone optimization' Human Evolution: Fossils, Ancient and Modern Genomes, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 20/11/17 - 22/11/17, .


Sirak, K, Fernandes, D, Cheronet, O, Novak, M, Gamarra, B, Balassa, T, Bernert, Z, Cseki, A, Dani, J, Gallina, JZ, Kővári, I, László, O, Pap, I, Patay, R, Petkes, Z, Szenthe, G, Szeniczey, T, Hajdu, T & Pinhasi, R 2017, 'Cranial base drilling: A morphologically conservative access to human petrous bones for ancient DNA analysis' BioTechniques: the journal of laboratory technology for bioresearch, vol 62, 62, pp. 283-289.


Lazaridis, I, Mittnik, A, Patterson, N, Mallick, S, Rohland, N, Pfrengle, S, Furtwängler, A, Peltzer, A, Posth, C, Vasilakis, A, McGeorge, PIP, Konsolaki-Yannopoulou, E, Korres, G, Martlew, H, Michalodimitrakis, M, Özsait, M, Özsait, N, Papathanasiou, A, Richards, M, Roodenberg, SA, Tzedakis, Y, Arnott, R, Fernandes, DM, Hughey, JR, Lotakis, DM, Navas, PA, Maniatis, Y, Stamatoyannopoulos, JA, Stewardson, K, Stockhammer, P, Pinhasi, R, Reich, D, Krause, J & Stamanoyannopoulos, G 2017, 'Genetic origins of the Minoans and Mycenaeans' Nature, vol 548, no. 7666, pp. 214-218. DOI: 10.1038/nature23310

Beckers, A, Fernandes, D, Fina, F, Novak, M, Abati, A, Rostomyan, L, Thiry, A, Ouafik, LH, Pasture, B, Pinhasi, R & Daly, AF 2017, 'Paleogenetic study of ancient DNA suggestive of X-linked acrogigantism' Endocrine-Related Cancer, vol 24, no. 2, pp. L17-L20. DOI: 10.1530/ERC-16-0558


Gallego-Llorente, M, Connell, S, Jones, ER, Merrett, DC, Jeon, Y, Eriksson, A, Siska, V, Gamba, C, Meiklejohn, C, Beyer, R, Jeon, S, Cho, YS, Hofreiter, M, Bhak, J, Manica, A & Pinhasi, R 2016, 'The genetics of an early Neolithic pastoralist from the Zagros, Iran' Scientific Reports, vol 6, 31326. DOI: 10.1038/srep31326

Galland, M, Van Gerven, DP, Cramon-Taubadel, NV & Pinhasi, R 2016, '11,000 years of craniofacial and mandibular variation in Lower Nubia' Scientific Reports, vol 6, 31040. DOI: 10.1038/srep31040

Pleurdeau, D, Moncel, M-H, Pinhasi, R, Higham, T, Agapishvili, T, Bokeria, M, Muskhelishvili, A, Le Bourdonnec, F-X, Nomade, S, Poupeau, G, Bocherens, H, Frouin, M, Genty, D, Pierre, M, Pons-Branchu, E, Lordkipanidze, D & Tushabramishvili, N 2016, 'Bondi Cave and the Middle-Upper Palaeolithic Transition in western Georgia (South Caucasus)' Quaternary Science Reviews, vol 146, 146, pp. 77-98. DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2016.06.003


Fu, Q, Posth, C, Hajdinjak, M, Petr, M, Mallick, S, Fernandes, D, Furtwängler, A, Haak, W, Meyer, M, Mittnik, A, Nickel, B, Peltzer, A, Rohland, N, Slon, V, Talamo, S, Lazaridis, I, Lipson, M, Mathieson, I, Schiffels, S, Skoglund, P, Derevianko, A, Drozdov, N, Slavinsky, V, Tsybankov, A, Cremonesi, RG, Mallegni, F, Gély, B, Vacca, E, Morales, MRG, Straus, LG, Neugebauer-Maresch, C, Teschler-Nicola, M, Constantin, S, Moldovan, OT, Benazzi, S, Peresani, M, Coppola, D, Lari, M, Ricci, S, Ronchitelli, A, Valentin, F, Thevenet, C, Wehrberger, K, Grigorescu, D, Rougier, H, Crevecoeur, I, Flas, D, Semal, P, Mannino, MA, Cupillard, C, Bocherens, H, Conard, NJ, Harvati, K, Moiseyev, V, Drucker, DG, Svoboda, J, Richards, M, Caramelli, D, Pinhasi, R, Kelso, J, Patterson, N, Krause, J, Pääbo, S & Reich, D 2016, 'The genetic history of Ice Age Europe' Nature, vol 534, no. 7606, pp. 200–205. DOI: 10.1038/nature17993


Lazaridis, I, Nadel, D, Rollefson, G, Merrett, DC, Rohland, N, Mallick, S, Fernandes, D, Novak, M, Gamarra, B, Sirak, K, Connell, S, Stewardson, K, Harney, E, Fu, Q, Gonzales-Fortes, G, Jones, ER, Roodenberg, SA, Lengyel, G, Bocquentin, F, Gasparian, B, Monge, JM, Gregg, M, Eshed, V, Mizrahi, A-S, Meiklejohn, C, Gerritsen, F, Bejenaru, L, Blüher, M, Campbell, A, Cavalleri, G, Comas, D, Froguel, P, Gilbert, E, Kerr, SM, Kovacs, P, Krause, J, McGettigan, D, Merrigan, M, Merriwether, DA, O'Reilly, S, Richards, MB, Semino, O, Shamoon-Pour, M, Stefanescu, G, Stumvoll, M, Tönjes, A, Torroni, A, Wilson, JF, Yengo, L, Hovhannisyan, NA, Patterson, N, Pinhasi, R & Reich, D 2016, 'Genomic insights into the origin of farming in the ancient Near East' Nature, pp. 419-424. DOI: 10.1038/nature19310


Wales, N, Madrigal, JR, Cappellini, E, Baez, AC, Castruita, JAS, Romero-Navarro, JA, Caroe, C, Ávila-Arcos, MC, Penaloza, F, Moreno-Mayar, JV, Gasparyan, B, Zardaryan, D, Bagoyan, T, Smith, A, Pinhasi, R, Bosi, G, Fiorentino, G, Grasso, AM, Celant, A, Bar-Oz, G, Tepper, Y, Hall, A, Scalabrin, S, Miculan, M, Morgante, M, Gaspero, GD & Gilbert, MTP 2016, 'The limits and potential of paleogenomic techniques for reconstructing grapevine domestication' Journal of Archaeological Science, vol 72, pp. 57-70. DOI: 10.1016/j.jas.2016.05.014

Jones, ER, Gonzalez-Fortes, G, Connell, S, Siska, V, Eriksson, A, Martiniano, R, McLaughlin, RL, Gallego-Llorente, M, Cassidy, LM, Gamba, C, Meshveliani, T, Bar-Yosef, O, Müller, W, Belfer-Cohen, A, Matskevich, Z, Jakeli, N, Higham, TFG, Currat, M, Lordkipanidze, D, Hofreiter, M, Manica, A, Pinhasi, R & Bradley, DG 2015, 'Upper Palaeolithic genomes reveal deep roots of modern Eurasians' Nature Communications, vol 6, pp. 8912. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms9912

Gallego-Llorente, M, Jones, ER, Eriksson, A, Siska, V, Arthur, KW, Curtis, MC, Stock, JT, Coltorti, M, Pieruccini, P, Stretton, S, Brock, F, Higham, T, Park, Y, Hofreitert, M, Bradley, DG, Bhak, J, Pinhasi, R & Manica, A 2015, 'Ancient Ethiopian genome reveals extensive Eurasian admixture in Eastern Africa' Science, vol 350, no. 6262, pp. 820-822. DOI: 10.1126/science.aad2879

Pinhasi, R, Fernandes, D, Sirak, K, Novak, M, Connell, S, Roodenberg, SA, Gerritsen, F, Moiseyev, V, Gromov, A, Raczky, P, Anders, A, Pietrusewsky, M, Rollefson, G, Jovanovic, M, Trinhhoang, H, Bar-Oz, G, Oxenham, M, Matsumura, H & Hofreitert, M 2015, 'Optimal ancient DNA yields from the inner ear part of the human petrous bone' PLOS ONE. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129102


Hlavenkova, L, Teasdale, MD, Gábor, O, Benus, R, Marcsik, A, Pinhasi, R & Hajdu, T 2015, 'Childhood bone tuberculosis from Roman Pécs, Hungary' HOMO: journal of comparative human biology, vol 66, 66, pp. 27-37.


Donoghue, HD, Taylor, GM, Marcsik, A, Molnár, E, Pálfi, G, Pap, I, Teschler-Nicola, M, Pinhasi, R, Erdal, YS, Veleminsky, P, Likovsky, J, Belcastro, MG, Mariotti, V, Riga, A, Rubini, M, Zaio, P, Besra, GS, Lee, OY-C, Wu, HHT, Minnikin, DE, Bull, ID, O'Grady, J & Spigelman, M 2015, 'A migration-driven model for the historical spread of leprosy in Europe' Infection, Genetics and Evolution, pp. 250-256.

Mathieson, I, Lazaridis, I, Rohland, N, Mallick, S, Patterson, N, Roodenberg, SA, Harney, E, Stewardson, K, Fernandes, D, Novak, M, Sirak, K, Gamba, C, Jones, ER, Llamas, B, Dryomov, S, Pickrell, J, Arsuaga, JL, de Castro, JMB, Carbonell, E, Gerritsen, F, Khokhlov, A, Kuznetsov, P, Lozano, M, Meller, H, Mochalov, O, Moiseyev, V, Guerra, MAR, Roodenberg, J, Vergès, JM, Krause, J, Cooper, A, Alt, KW, Brown, D, Anthony, DB, Lalueza-Fox, C, Haak, W, Pinhasi, R & Reich, D 2015, 'Genome-wide patterns of selection in 230 ancient Eurasians' Nature, vol 528, no. 7583, pp. 499-503. DOI: 10.1038/nature16152

Moncel, M-H, Pleurdeau, D, Pinhasi, R, Yeshurun, R, Agapishvili, T, Chevalier, T, Le Bourdonnec, F-X, Poupeau, G, Nomade, S, Jennings, R, Higham, T, Tushubramishvili, N & Lordkipanidze, D 2015, 'The Middle Palaeolithic record of Georgia: a synthesis of the technological, economic and paleoanthropological aspects' Anthropologie: International Journal of Human Diversity and Evolution, pp. 93-125.


Pinhasi, R, Meshveliani, T, Matskevich, Z, Bar-Oz, G, Weissbrod, L, Miller, CE, Wilkinson, K, Lordkipanidze, D, Jakeli, N, Kvavadze, E, Higham, TFG & Belfer-Cohen, A 2014, 'Satsurblia: New insights of human response and survival across the last glacial maximum in the southern caucasus' PLOS ONE, vol 9, no. 10, e111271. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0111271

Gamba, C, Jones, ER, Teasdale, MD, McLaughlin, RL, Gonzales-Fortes, G, Mattiangeli, V, Domboróczki, L, Kövári, I, Pap, I, Anders, A, Whittle, A, Dani, J, Raczky, P, Higham, T, Hofreitert, M, Bradley, DG & Pinhasi, R 2014, 'Genomic flux and stasis during five millennia of Hungarian prehistory' Nature Communications, vol 5, 5, pp. 1-9.

Yeshurun, R, Moncel, M-H, Pleurdeau, D, Pinhasi, R, Tushabramishvili, N, Agapishvili, T & Lordkipanidze, D 2014, 'Zooarchaeology and taphonomy of the Middle-Upper Paleolithic in Bondi Cave, Republic of Georgia' Archaeology, Ethnology, and Anthropology of Eurasia , vol 42, 42, pp. 2-13.

Higham, T, Douka, K, Wood, R, Ramsey, CB, Brock, F, Basell, L, Camps, M, Arrizabalaga, A, Baena, J, Barroso-Ruíz, C, Bergman, C, Boitard, C, Boscato, P, Caparrós, M, Conard, NJ, Draily, C, Froment, A, Galván, B, Gambassini, P, Garcia-Moreno, A, Grimaldi, S, Haesaerts, P, Holt, B, Iriarte-Chiapusso, MJ, Jelinek, A, Jordá Pardo, JF, Maíllo-Fernández, JM, Marom, A, Maroto, J, Menéndez, M, Metz, L, Morin, E, Moroni, A, Negrino, F, Panagopoulou, E, Peresani, M, Pirson, S, De La Rasilla, M, Riel-Salvatore, J, Ronchitelli, A, Santamaria, D, Semal, P, Slimak, L, Soler, J, Soler, N, Villaluenga, A, Pinhasi, R & Jacobi, R 2014, 'The timing and spatiotemporal patterning of Neanderthal disappearance' Nature, vol 512, no. 7514, pp. 306-309. DOI: 10.1038/nature13621

Martiniano, R, Coelho, C, Ferreira, MT, Neves, MJ, Pinhasi, R & Bradley, DG 2014, 'Genetic Evidence of African Slavery at the Beginning of the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade' Scientific Reports, vol 4, pp. 5994. DOI: 10.1038/srep05994

Stiller, M, Molak, M, Prost, S, Rabeder, G, Baryshnikov, G, Rosendahl, W, Münzel, S, Bocherens, H, Grandal-d'Anglade, A, Hilpert, B, Germonpré, M, Stasyk, O, Pinhasi, R, Tintori, A, Rohland, N, Mohandesan, E, Ho, SYW, Hofreiter, M & Knapp, M 2014, 'Mitochondrial DNA diversity and evolution of the Pleistocene cave bear complex' Quaternary International, vol 339-340, pp. 224-231. DOI: 10.1016/j.quaint.2013.09.023



Pinhasi, R & Heyer, E 2014, Central Asia: Archaeology and genetics. in The Global Prehistory of Human Migration. Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 184-190.

Adler, DS, Wilkinson, KN, Blockley, S, Mark, DF, Pinhasi, R, Schmidt-Magee, A, Nahapetyan, S, Mallol, C, Berna, F, Glauberman, PJ, Raczynski-Henk, Y, Wales, N, Frahm, E, Jöris, O, MacLeod, A, Smith, VC, Cullen, VL & Gasparian, B 2014, 'Early Levallois Technology and the Transition from the Lower to Middle Palaeolithic in the Southern Caucasus' Science, vol 345, 345, pp. 1609-1613.

Arimura, M, Gasparyan, B, Nahapetyan, S & Pinhasi, R 2014, Forest Exploitation during the Holocene in the Aghstev valley, Northeast Armenia. in Stone Age of Armenia. Center for Cultural Resource Studies, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan, pp. 261-282.

Gamba, C, Jones, ER, Teasdale, MD, McLaughlin, RL, Gonzalez-Fortes, G, Mattiangeli, V, Domboróczki, L, Kővári, I, Pap, I, Anders, A, Whittle, A, Dani, J, Raczky, P, Higham, TFG, Hofreiter, M, Bradley, DG & Pinhasi, R 2014, 'Genome flux and stasis in a five millennium transect of European prehistory' Nature Communications, vol 5, pp. 5257. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms6257

Pinhasi, R 2014, Holocene Migration: Europe. in The Global Prehistory of Human Migration. Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 168-177.

Brewster, C, Pinhasi, R & Meiklejohn, C 2014, Human Craniometric Variation Supports Discontinuity at the Late Glacial Maximum in Europe. in Wild Things: Recent advances in Palaeolithic and Mesolithic research. Oxbow Books.

Smith, A, Bagoyan, T, Gabrielyan, I, Pinhasi, R & Gasparyan, B 2014, Late Chalcolithic and Medieval Archaeobotanical Remains from Areni-1 (Birds’ Cave). in Stone Age of Armenia. Center for Cultural Resource Studies, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan, pp. 233-260.


Gasparyan, B, Egeland, C, Adler, DS, Pinhasi, R, Glauberman, PJ & Haydosyan, H 2014, The Middle Paleolithic Occupation of Armenia: Summarizing Old and New Data. in Stone Age of Armenia. Center for Cultural Resource Studies, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan, pp. 65-106.

Stapleton, L, Margaryan, L, Areshyan, GE, Pinhasi, R & Gasparyan, B 2014, Weaving the Ancient Past: Chalcolithic Basket and Textile Technology at the Areni-1 Cave, Armenia. in Stone Age of Armenia. Center for Cultural Resource Studies, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan, pp. 219-232.

Moncel, M-H, Pleurdeau, D, Tushubramishvili, N, Yeshurun, R, Agapishvili, T, Pinhasi, R & Higham, TFG 2013, 'Preliminary results from the new excavations of the Middle and Upper Palaeolithic levels at Ortvale Klde-North Chamber (South Caucasus Georgia).' Quaternary International, vol 316, 316, pp. 3-13.

Pinhasi, R & Heyer, E 2013, Central Asia: Archaeology and genetics. in The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. WILEY-LISS.


Pinhasi, R 2013, Europe: Neolithic colonization. in The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. WILEY-LISS.

Moncel, M-H, Pleurdeau, D, Pinhasi, R, Mgeladze, A, Yeshurun, R, Tushubramishvili, N, Agapishvili, T, Jennings, R, Higham, T & Lordkipanidze, D 2013, New insights into the Lower and Middle Palaeolithic In Georgia. in The Most Ancient Caucasus: a crossroad of Europe and Asia. Institute For The Material Culture History . St Petersburg, Russia, pp. 51-78.

Tomczyk, J, Mankowska-Pliszka, H, Taylor, GM, Pinhasi, R & Jakucinski, M 2013, 'Palaeopathology and Differential Diagnosis—A Probable Case of Secondary Infection' Advances in Anthropology, vol 3, no. 1, pp. 33-37.

Ottoni, C, Flink, LG, Allowen, E, Geörg, C, De Cupere, B, Van Neer, W, Bartosiewicz, L, Linderholm, A, Barnett, R, Peters, J, Decorte, R, Waelkens, M, Vanderheyden, N, Ricaut, FX, Cakirlar, C, Cevik, Ö, Hoelzel, AR, Mashkour, M, Karimlu, AFM, Seno, SS, Daujat, J, Brock, F, Pinhasi, R, Hongo, H, Perez-Enciso, M, Rasmussen, M, Frantz, L, Megens, H-J, Crooijmans, R, Groenen, M, Arbuckle, B, Benecke, N, Vidarsdottir, US, Burger, J, Cucchi, T, Dobney, K & Larson, G 2013, 'Pig domestication and human-mediated dispersal in western Eurasia revealed through ancient DNA and geometric morphometrics' Molecular Biology and Evolution, pp. 824-832.



Pinhasi, R, Nioradze, M, Tushabramishvili, N, Lordkipanidze, D, Pleurdeau, D, Moncel, M-H, Adler, DS, Stringer, CA & Higham, T 2012, 'New chronology for the Middle Palaeolithic of the Southern Caucasus suggests early demise of Neanderthals in this region' Journal of Human Evolution, vol 63, 63, pp. 770-780.

Pinhasi, R, Thomas, MG, Hofreiter, M, Currat, M & Burger, J 2012, 'The genetic history of Europeans' Trends in Genetics, vol 28, 28, pp. 496-505.



Pinhasi, R, Gasparyan, B, Nahapetyan, S, Bar-Oz, G, Weissbrod, L, Bruch, AA, Hovsepyan, R & Wilkinson, KN 2012, Middle Palaeolithic occupation at Hovk-1, Armenia. NAS RA Gitutyn Publishing house, Yerevan.



Areshian, GE, Gasparyan, B, Avetisyan, P, Pinhasi, R, Wilkinson, KN, Smith, A, Hovsepyan, R & Zardaryan, D 2012, 'The chalcolithic of the Near East and south-eastern Europe: discoveries and new perspectives from the cave complex Areni-1, Armenia' Antiquity, vol 86, 86, pp. 115-130.

Adler, DS, Yeritsyan, B, Wilkinson, KN, Pinhasi, R, Bar-Oz, G, Nahapetyan, S, Bailey, R, Schmidt, BA, Glauberman, PJ, Wales, N & Gasparyan, B 2012, The Hrazdan Gorge Palaeolithic Project, 2008–2009. NAS RA Gitutyn Publishing house, Yerevan.

Wilkinson, KN, Gasparian, B, Pinhasi, R, Avetisyan, P, Hovsepyan, R, Zardaryan, D, Areshian, GE, Bar-Oz, G & Smith, A 2012, 'The origins of the Bronze Age in the Caucasus: new discoveries at Birds' Cave, Vayots Dzor, Armenia' Journal of Field Archaeology, pp. 20-33.



Stock, JT & Pinhasi, R 2011, Changing paradigms in our understanding of the transition to agriculture: Human bioarchaeology, behaviour and adaptation. in The Bioarchaeology of the transition to Agriculture . WILEY-LISS, pp. 1-16.

Pinhasi, R & Meiklejohn, C 2011, Dental reduction and the transition to agriculture in Europe. in The Bioarchaeology of the transition to Agriculture . WILEY-LISS, pp. 451-474.


Pinhasi, R, Gasparian, B, Nahapetyan, S, Bar-Oz, G, Weissbrod, L, Bruch, AA, Hovsepyan, R & Wilkinson, KN 2011, 'Middle Palaeolithic human occupation of the high altitude region of Hovk-1, Armenia' Quaternary Science Reviews, vol 30, 30, pp. 3846-3857.


Pinhasi, R, Stefanovic, S & Stock, JT 2011, Variability in long bone growth patterns and limb proportions within and amongst Mesolithic and Neolithic populations from Southeast Europe. in The Bioarchaeology of the transition to Agriculture . WILEY-LISS, pp. 177-202.

Eshed, V, Gopher, A, Pinhasi, R & Hershkovitz, I 2010, 'Paleopathology and the origin of agriculture in the Levant' American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol 143, 143, pp. 121-133.

Pinhasi, R, Gasparian, B, Areshian, G, Zardaryan, D, Smith, A, Bar-Oz, G & Higham, T 2010, 'First direct evidence of chalcolithic footwear from the near eastern highlands' PLOS ONE, vol 5, no. 6, e10984. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0010984

Stiller, M, Baryshnikov, G, Bocherens, H, Grandal-d'Anglade, A, Hilpert, B, Münzel, SC, Pinhasi, R, Rabeder, G, Rosendahl, W, Trinkaus, E, Hofreiter, M & Knapp, M 2010, 'Withering away – 25,000 years of genetic decline preceded cave bear extinction' Molecular Biology and Evolution, pp. 975-978.




Gasparyan, B, Pinhasi, R, Petrosyan, AM, Arakelyan, D, Gabrielyan, I & Nahapetyan, S 2009, The study of the Stone Age sites in Aghstev River valley, 2005-2008. NAS RA Gitutyn Publishing house.


Pinhasi, R & Turner, K 2008, Epidemiological approaches in palaeopathology: practical, methodological and theoretical aspects. in Advances in Palaeopathology: Methodological and Biocultural Perspectives. WILEY-LISS, pp. 45-56.


Pinhasi, R 2008, Growth in archaeological populations. in Advances in Palaeopathology: Methodological and Biocultural Perspectives. WILEY-LISS, pp. 363-380.

Pinhasi, R, Gasparian, B, Wilkinson, KN, Bailey, R, Bar-Oz, G, Bruch, A, Chataigner, C, Hoffmann, D, Hovsepyan, R, Nahapetyan, S, Pike, AWG, Schreve, D & Stephens, M 2008, 'Hovk 1 and the Middle and Upper Palaeolithic of Armenia: a preliminary chronological framework' Journal of Human Evolution, vol 55, 55, pp. 803-816.

Pinhasi, R & Bourbou, C 2008, How representative are human skeletal assemblages for population analysis and interpretation? Implications for palaeopathological and palaeoepidemiological investigations. in Advances in Palaeopathology: Methodological and Biocultural Perspectives. WILEY-LISS, pp. 31-44.





Pinhasi, R, Teschler-Nicola, M, Prossinger, H & Shaw, P 2006, Diachronic trends in dental dimensions of Late Pleistocene and Early Holocene European and Near Eastern Populations. in Human evolution: Facts and Factors. EAA Biennial Books. vol. 4, Eötvös Loránd University Press, pp. 117-138.



Pinhasi, R, Foley, R & Donoghue, HD 2006, 'Reconsidering the Antiquity of Leprosy' Science, vol 312, 312, pp. 846.

Pinhasi, R, Gasparian, B, Wilkinson, KN, Schreve, D, Branch, N & Nahapetyan, S 2006, 'The archaeology of Hovk, northeast Armenia: a preliminary report' Antiquity.


Pinhasi, R, Fort, J & Ammerman, AJ 2005, 'Tracing the origin and spread of agriculture in Europe' PLoS Biology, vol 3, 3, pp. 410.



Pinhasi, R 2003, A biometric study of the affinities of Nazlet Khater- a quantitative analysis of the mandible dimensions. in Palaeolithic Living Sites in Upper and Middle Egypt. Egyptian Prehistory Monographs . vol. 2, Leuven University Press, pp. 279-330.

Lahr, MM, Foley, R & Pinhasi, R 2000, Expected regional patterns of Mesolithic-Neolithic human population admixture in Europe based on archaeological evidence. in Archaeogenetics: DNA and the population prehistory of Europe. McDonald Institute Monographs, pp. 81-88.

Pinhasi, R, Foley, R & Lahr, MM 2000, Spatial and temporal patterns in the Mesolithic-Neolithic Archaeological record of Europe. in Archaeogenetics: DNA and the population prehistory of Europe. McDonald Institute Monographs, pp. 45-56.



Der prähistorische Mensch im Licht der Genomik

Pinhasi, R. (Speaker)
5 Oct 2017

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