The most cited papers

According to the Web of Sciences database, as of April 2, 2021

Holt RA,… Kokoza E,… Zhimulev I,… Hoffman SL
The genome sequence of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae
Science 298: 129-149, 2002

cited 1 490 times


Jarvis ED,... Perelman P,... Zhang G
Whole-genome analyses resolve early branches in the tree of life of modern birds
Science 346: 1320-1331, 2014

cited 905 times


Perelman P, Johnson WE, Roos C, Seuánez HN, Horvath JE, Moreira MA, Kessing B, Pontius J, Roelke M, Rumpler Y, Schneider MP, Silva A, O'Brien SJ, Pecon-Slattery J
A molecular phylogeny of living primates
PLoS Genet 7(3): e1001342, 2011

cited 756 times


Mishmar D,… Sukernik RI,… Wallace DC
Natural selection shaped regional mtDNA variation in humans
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 100: 171-176, 2003

cited 707 times


Lazaridis I, ... Dryomov S, ... Starikovskaya EB, ... Sukernik R, ... Krause J
Ancient human genomes suggest three ancestral populations for present-day Europeans
Nature 513: 409-413, 2014

cited 533 times


Mathieson I, ... Dryomov S, ... Reich D
Genome-wide patterns of selection in 230 ancient Eurasians
Nature 528: 499-503, 2015

cited 472 times


Mallick S, ... Starikovskaya EB, ... Dryomov S, Sukernik R, ... Reich D
The Simons Genome Diversity Project: 300 genomes from 142 diverse populations
Nature 538: 201-206, 2016

cited 423 times


Reich D, ... Sukernik RI, ... Ruiz-Linares A 
Reconstructing native american population history 
Nature 488: 370-374, 2012

cited 387 times


Genome 10K Community of Scientists: Haussler D,… Graphodatsky AS,… Zhang YP
Genome 10K: a proposal to obtain whole-genome sequence for 10,000 vertebrate species
J Hered 100: 659-674, 2009

cited 341 times


Torroni A, Sukernik RI, Schurr TG, Starikovskaya YB, Cabell MF, Crawford MH, Comuzzie AG, Wallace DC 
mtDNA variation of aboriginal Siberians reveals distinct genetic affinities with Native Americans
Am J Hum Genet 53: 591-608, 1993

cited 295 times


Kalverda B, Pickersgill H, Shloma VV, Fornerod M
Nucleoporins directly stimulate expression of developmental and cell-cycle genes inside the nucleoplasm
Cell 140: 360-371, 2010

cited 283 times


Thalmann O, ... Druzhkova AGraphodatsky AS, ... Wayne RK
Complete mitochondrial genomes of ancient canids suggest a European origin of domestic dogs
Science 342: 871-874, 2013

cited 281 times


Yang F, O’Brien PC, Milne BS, Graphodatsky AS, Solanky N, Trifonov V, Rens W, Sargan D, Ferguson-Smith MA
​A complete comparative chromosome map for the dog, red fox, and human and its integration with canine genetic maps
Genomics 62: 189-202, 1999

cited 267 times


Cherbas L, Hu X, Zhimulev I, Belyaeva E, Cherbas P
EcR isoforms in Drosophila: testing tissue-specific requirements by targeted blockade and rescue
Development 130: 271-284, 2003

cited 224 times


Liehr T, Heller A, Starke H, Rubtsov N, Trifonov V, Mrasek K, Weise A, Kuechler A, Claussen U
Microdissection based high resolution multicolor banding for all 24 human chromosomes
Int J Mol Med 9: 335-339, 2002

cited 199 times


Ferguson-Smith MA, Trifonov V
Mammalian karyotype evolution
Nat Rev Genet 8: 950-962, 2007

cited 195 times


Ellis TH, Poyser SJ, Knox MR, Vershinin AV, Ambrose MJ
Polymorphism of insertion sites of Ty1-copia class retrotransposons and its use for linkage and diversity analysis in pea
Mol Gen Genet 260: 9-19, 1998

cited 193 times


Hancock AM, Witonsky DB, Alkorta-Aranburu G, Beall CM, Gebremedhin A, Sukernik R, Utermann G, Pritchard JK, Coop G, Di Rienzo A
Adaptations to climate-mediated selective pressures in humans
PLoS Genet 7(4): e1001375, 2011

cited 182 times


Sudmant PH,... Starikovskaya EB, ... Dryomov S, Sukernik R, ... Eichler EE
Global diversity, population stratification, and selection of human copy number variation
Science 349: 1181, 2015

cited 170 times


Hancock AM, Witonsky DB, Ehler E, Alkorta-Aranburu G, Beall C, Gebremedhin A, Sukernik R, Utermann G, Pritchard J, Coop G, Di Rienzo A
Colloquium paper: human adaptations to diet, subsistence, and ecoregion are due to subtle shifts in allele frequency
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 107 (Suppl. 2): 8924-8930, 2010

cited 166 times


Vershinin AV, Schwarzacher T, Heslop-Harrison JS
The large-scale genomic organization of repetitive DNA families at the telomeres of rye chromosomes
Plant Cell 7: 1823-1833, 1995

cited 165 times


Brown MD, Starikovskaya E, Derbeneva O, Hosseini S, Allen JC, Mikhailovskaya IE, Sukernik RI, Wallace DC
The role of mtDNA background in disease expression: a new primary LHON mutation associated with Western Eurasian haplogroup J
Hum Genet 110: 130-138, 2002

cited 162 times


Schurr TG, Sukernik RI, Starikovskaya YB, Wallace DC
Mitochondrial DNA variation in Koryaks and Itel'men: population replacement in the Okhotsk Sea-Bering Sea region during the Neolithic
Am J Phys Anthropol 108: 1-39, 1999

cited 162 times


Akhtar W, de Jong J, Pindyurin AV, Pagie L, Meuleman W, de Ridder J, Berns A, Wessels LF, van Lohuizen M, van Steensel B
Chromatin position effects assayed by thousands of reporters integrated in parallel
Cell 154(4): 914-927, 2013

cited 160 times


Zhimulev IF, Semeshin VF, Kulichkov VA, Belyaeva ES
Intercalary heterochromatin in Drosophila
Chromosoma 87: 197-228, 1982

cited 159 times


Hoskins RA, ... Demakova OV, Andreyeva EN, Boldyreva LV, ... Zhimulev IF, ... Celniker SE
The Release 6 reference sequence of the Drosophila melanogaster genome
Genome Res 25(3): 445-458, 2015

cited 147 times


Yang F, Alkalaeva EZ, Perelman PL, Pardini AT, Harrison WR, O’Brien PC, Fu B, Graphodatsky AS, Ferguson-Smith MA, Robinson TJ
Reciprocal chromosome painting among human, aardvark, and elephant (superorder Afrotheria) reveals the likely eutherian ancestral karyotype
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 100: 1062-1066, 2003

cited 139 times


Starikovskaya YB, Sukernik RI, Schurr TG, Kogelnik AM, Wallace DC
mtDNA diversity in Chukchi and Siberian Eskimos: implications for the genetic history of Ancient Beringia and the peopling of the New World
Am J Hum Genet 63: 1473-1491, 1998

cited 137 times


Starikovskaya EB, Sukernik RI, Derbeneva OA, Volodko NV, Ruiz-Pesini E, Torroni A, Brown MD, Lott MT, Hosseini SH, Huoponen K, Wallace DC
Mitochondrial DNA diversity in indigenous populations of the southern extent of Siberia, and the origins of Native American haplogroups
Ann Hum Genet 69(1): 67-89, 2005

cited 131 times


Zangerl B, ... Graphodatsky AS, ... Aguirre GD
Identical mutation in a novel retinal gene causes progressive rod-cone degeneration in dogs and retinitis pigmentosa in humans
Genomics 88(5): 551-563, 2006

cited 128 times


Belyaeva ES, Aizenzon MG, Semeshin VF, Kiss II, Koczka K, Baritcheva EM, Gorelova TD, Zhimulev IF
Cytogenetic analysis of the 2B3-4 – 2B11 region of the X-chromosome of Drosophila melanogaster. I. Cytology of the region and mutant complementation groups
Chromosoma 81: 281-306, 1980

cited 126 times


Lell JT, Sukernik RI, Starikovskaya YB, Su B, Jin L, Schurr TG, Underhill PA, Wallace DC
The dual origin and Siberian affinities of Native American Y chromosomes
Am J Hum Genet 70: 192-206, 2002

cited 124 times


Heslop-Harrison JS, ... Vershinin AV, ... Harrison GE
The chromosomal distributions of Ty1-copia group retrotransposable elements in higher plants and their implications for genome evolution
Genetica 100: 197-204, 1997

cited 114 times


Schwartz YB, ... Gorchakov AA, ... Pirrotta V
Nature and function of insulator protein binding sites in the Drosophila genome
Genome Res 22(11): 2188-2198, 2012

cited 114 times


Belyaeva ES, Vlassova IE, Biyasheva ZM, Kakpakov VT, Richards G, Zhimulev IF
Cytogenetic analysis of the 2B3-4-2B11 region of the X chromosome of Drosophila melanogaster. II. Changes in 20-OH ecdysone puffing caused by genetic defects of puff 2B5
Chromosoma 84: 207-219, 1981

cited 109 times


Najakshin AM, Mechetina LV, Alabyev BY, Taranin AV.
Identification of an IL‐8 homolog in lamprey (Lampetra fluviatilis): early evolutionary divergence of chemokines
Eur J Immunol 29(2): 375-382, 1999

cited 106 times


Belyaeva ES, Zhimulev IF, Volkova EI, Alekseyenko AA, Moshkin YM, Koryakov DE
Su(UR)ES: A gene suppressing DNA underreplication in intercalary and pericentric heterochromatin of Drosophila melanogaster polytene chromosomes
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 95: 7532-7537, 1998

cited 104 times


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Zdobnov EM,… Kokoza E,… Bork P
Comparative genome and proteome analysis of Anopheles gambiae and Drosophila melanogaster
Science 298: 149-159, 2002

cited 397 times


Nesterova TB,... Kolesnikov NN,... Zakian SM
Characterization of the genomic Xist locus in Rodents reveals conservation of overall gene structure and tandem repeats but rapid evolution of unique sequence
Genome Res 11: 833-849, 2001

cited 133 times


Elisaphenko EA, Kolesnikov NN, Shevchenko AI, Rogozin IB, Nesterova TB, Brockdorff N, Zakian SM
A dual origin of the Xist gene from a protein-coding gene and a set of transposable elements
PLoS ONE 3(6): e2521, 2008

cited 105 times