• Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
  • Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
  • Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
  • Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
 
 
 
Sandra Madalena Lousada Afonso
 

Publications

 
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Articles in SCI journals
Year: 2018
 
Gazda MA, Andrade P, Afonso S, Dilytė J, Archer J, Lopes RJ, Faria R, Carneiro M (2018) Signatures of Selection on Standing Genetic Variation Underlie Athletic and Navigational Performance in Racing Pigeons. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 35(5):1176–1189
 
Rafati N, Blanco-Aguiar JA, Rubin CJ, Sayyab S, Sabatino SJ, Afonso S, Feng CG, Alves PC, Villafuerte R, Ferrand N, Andersson L, Carneiro M (2018) A genomic map of clinal variation across the European rabbit hybrid zone. Molecular Ecology, 27(6): 1457-1478.
 
 
Articles in SCI journals
Year: 2017
 
Carneiro M, Hu D, Archer J, Feng C, Afonso S, Chen C, Blanco-Aguilar JA, Garreau H, Boucher S, Ferreira PG, Ferrand N, Rubin CJ, Andersson L (2016) Dwarfism and Altered Craniofacial Development in Rabbits Is Caused by a 12.1 kb Deletion at the HMGA2 Locus. Genetics.
 
Toomey MB, Lopes RJ, Araujo PM, Johnson JD, Gazda MA, Afonso S, Mota PG, Koch RE, Hill GE, Corbo JC, Carneiro M (2017) High-density lipoprotein receptor SCARB1 is required for carotenoid coloration in birds. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114(20): 5219-5224.
 
 
Articles in non-SCI journals
Year: 2017
 
Toomey MB, Lopes RJ, Araújo PM, Johnson D, Gazda MA, Afonso S, Mota PG, Koch RE, Hill GE, Corbo JC, Carneiro M (2017) High-density lipoprotein receptor SCARB1 is required for carotenoid coloration in birds. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
 
 
Articles in SCI journals
Year: 2016
 
Mohammadi S, Afonso S, Adibi MA, Melo-Ferreira J, Campos R (2016) A new and highly divergent mitochondrial lineage in the Small Five-toed Jerboa, Allactaga elater, from Iran (Mammalia: Rodentia). Zoology in the Middle East, 62(3): 206-211.
 
 
Articles in SCI journals
Year: 2015
 
Alves JM, Carneiro M, Afonso S, Lopes S, Garreau H, Boucher S, Allain D, Queney G, Esteves PJ, Bolet G, Ferrand N (2015) Levels and patterns of genetic diversity and population structure in domestic rabbits. PLOS ONE, 10(12): e0144687.
 
 
Articles in SCI journals
Year: 2014
 
Carneiro M, Albert FW, Afonso S, Pereira RJ, Burbano H, Campos R, Melo-Ferreira J, Blanco-Aguiar JA, Villafuerte R, Nachman MW, Good JM, Ferrand N (2014) The Genomic Architecture of Population Divergence between Subspecies of the European Rabbit. PLoS genetics, 10(8): e1003519.
 
Carneiro M, Rubin CJ, Di Palma F, Albert FW, Alfoldi J, Barrio AM, Pielberg G, Rafati N, Sayyab S, Turner-Maier J, Younis S, Afonso S, Aken B, Alves JM, Barrell D, Bolet G, Boucher S, Burbano HA, Campos R, Chang JL, Duranthon V, Fontanesi L, Garreau H, Heiman D, Johnson J, Mage RG, Peng Z, Queney G, Rogel-Gaillard C, Ruffier M, Searle S, Villafuerte R, Xiong A, Young S, Forsberg-Nilsson K, Good JM, Lander ES, Ferrand N, Lindblad-Toh K, Andersson L (2014) Rabbit genome analysis reveals a polygenic basis for phenotypic change during domestication. Science (New York, N. Y. ), 345 (6200): 1074-1079.