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Toomas Kivisild

Department of Human and Clinical Genetics

Leiden University Medical Center

2333 AL Leiden



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  • Department of Human and Clinical Genetics, Leiden University Medical Center, 2333 AL Leiden, Netherlands. 2006
  • Estonian Biocentre and Tartu University, Tartu, Estonia. 2004
  • Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Tartu University, Tartu, Estonia. 2003
  • Estonian Biocentre and Department of Evolutionary Biology, Tartu University, 23 Riia Street, 51010 Tartu, Estonia. 2000 - 2002


  1. The role of selection in the evolution of human mitochondrial genomes. Kivisild, T., Shen, P., Wall, D.P., Do, B., Sung, R., Davis, K., Passarino, G., Underhill, P.A., Scharfe, C., Torroni, A., Scozzari, R., Modiano, D., Coppa, A., de Knijff, P., Feldman, M., Cavalli-Sforza, L.L., Oefner, P.J. Genetics (2006) [Pubmed]
  2. Ethiopian mitochondrial DNA heritage: tracking gene flow across and around the gate of tears. Kivisild, T., Reidla, M., Metspalu, E., Rosa, A., Brehm, A., Pennarun, E., Parik, J., Geberhiwot, T., Usanga, E., Villems, R. Am. J. Hum. Genet. (2004) [Pubmed]
  3. The genetic heritage of the earliest settlers persists both in Indian tribal and caste populations. Kivisild, T., Rootsi, S., Metspalu, M., Mastana, S., Kaldma, K., Parik, J., Metspalu, E., Adojaan, M., Tolk, H.V., Stepanov, V., Gölge, M., Usanga, E., Papiha, S.S., Cinnioğlu, C., King, R., Cavalli-Sforza, L., Underhill, P.A., Villems, R. Am. J. Hum. Genet. (2003) [Pubmed]
  4. The emerging limbs and twigs of the East Asian mtDNA tree. Kivisild, T., Tolk, H.V., Parik, J., Wang, Y., Papiha, S.S., Bandelt, H.J., Villems, R. Mol. Biol. Evol. (2002) [Pubmed]
  5. Questioning evidence for recombination in human mitochondrial DNA. Kivisild, T., Villems, R. Science (2000) [Pubmed]
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