Andrea Novelletto

Full Professor of Genetics

Department of Biology
Laboratory of Genetics
Tel. 06-7259-4104/4219








Latest publications                                                                                                                            

  • 2020 – Concerted variation of the 3′ regulatory region of Ig heavy chain and Gm haplotypes across human continental populations – American Journal of Physical Anthropology10.1002/ajpa.24011
  • 2020 – Human genomic diversity where the mediterranean joins the atlantic – Molecular Biology and Evolution10.1093/molbev/msz288
  • 2020 – A multivariate statistical approach for the estimation of the ethnic origin of unknown genetic profiles in forensic genetics – Forensic Science International: Genetics10.1016/j.fsigen.2019.102209
  • 2020 – Polymorphic Genetic Markers of the GABA Catabolism Pathway in Alzheimer’s Disease – Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease10.3233/JAD-200429
  • 2019 – Novel data from Italian Vermamoeba vermiformis isolates from multiple sources add to genetic diversity within the genus – Parasitology Research10.1007/s00436-019-06294-x
  • 2019 – Lactase persistence in southern Iberia and northwestern Africa: New insights into the population structure and history of the western mediterranean – Collegium Antropologicum
  • 2019 – Paternal lineages in southern Iberia provide time frames for gene flow from mainland Europe and the Mediterranean world – Annals of Human Biology – 10.1080/03014460.2019.1587507
  • 2019 – CYP1A1 variability in human populations – Collegium Antropologicum
  • 2018 – A finely resolved phylogeny of y chromosome Hg J illuminates the processes of Phoenician and Greek colonizations in the Mediterranean – Scientific Reports10.1038/s41598-018-25912-9
  • 2018 – A genetic portrait of the South-Eastern Carpathians based on autosomal short tandem repeats loci used in forensics – American Journal of Human Biology10.1002/ajhb.23139
  • 2018 – A comprehensive mitochondrial DNA mixed-stock analysis clarifies the composition of loggerhead turtle aggregates in the Adriatic Sea – Marine Biology–  10.1007/s00227-018-3325-z
  • 2018 – The peopling of the last Green Sahara revealed by high-coverage resequencing of trans-Saharan patrilineages – Genome Biology10.1186/s13059-018-1393-5
  • 2018 – Enlarging the gene-geography of Europe and the Mediterranean area to STR loci of common forensic use: longitudinal and latitudinal frequency gradients – Annals of Human Biology 10.1080/03014460.2017.1409365
  • 2017 – Identification and phylogenetic position of Naegleria spp. from geothermal springs in Italy – Experimental Parasitology10.1016/j.exppara.2017.08.008
  • 2017 – Internal diversification of non-Sub-Saharan haplogroups in Sahelian populations and the spread of pastoralism beyond the Sahara – American Journal of Physical Anthropology10.1002/ajpa.23285
  • 2017 – The distribution of mitochondrial DNA haplogroup H in southern Iberia indicates ancient human genetic exchanges along the western edge of the Mediterranean – BMC Genetics 10.1186/s12863-017-0514-6
  • 2016 – Polymorphism in mitochondrial coding regions of mediterranean loggerhead turtles: Evolutionary relevance and structural effects – Physiological and Biochemical Zoology10.1086/688679
  • 2016 – Spatially explicit models to investigate geographic patterns in the distribution of forensic STRs: Application to the north-eastern mediterranean – PLoS ONE10.1371/journal.pone.0167065
  • 2016 – The complete mitochondrial DNA sequence of the Montecristo goat – Livestock Science10.1016/j.livsci.2016.04.011