Christina Bergey - Publications

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Articles:

Bergey CM, Phillips-Conroy JE, Disotell TR, & Jolly CJ. (2016). A dopamine pathway is highly diverged in primate species that differ markedly in social behavior. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 113 (22):6178–6181.

[code repository] [commentary in PNAS]

Chiou KL and Bergey CM* (Submitted). FecalSeq: methylation-based enrichment for noninvasive population genomics from feces.

[preprint] [code repository] [media coverage]

Burrell AS, Disotell TR, & Bergey CM (2015). The use of museum specimens with high-throughput DNA sequencers. Journal of Human Evolution, 79: 35-44.

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Pozzi L, Bergey CM, & Burrell AS (2013). The use (and misuse) of phylogenies in investigating primate behavior. International Journal of Primatology, 35 (1): 32-54.

Bergey CM, Watkins A, & Arora P (2013). HippDB: A database of readily targeted helical protein-protein interactions. Bioinformatics, 29 (21):2806-2807.

[project website] [code repository]

Bergey CM, Pozzi L, Disotell TR, & Burrell AS (2013). A new method for genome-wide marker development and genotyping holds great promise for molecular primatology. International Journal of Primatology, 34 (2): 303-314.

[code repository]

Pickett SB, Bergey CM, & Di Fiore AF (2012). A metagenomic study of primate diet diversity. American Journal of Primatology, 74 (7):622-631.

Bergey CM (2011). AluHunter: a database of potentially polymorphic Alu insertions for use in primate phylogeny and population genetics. Bioinformatics, 27 (20): 2924-2925.

Jolly CJ, Burrell AS, Phillips-Conroy JE, Bergey C, & Rogers J (2011). Kinda baboons (Papio kindae) and grayfoot chacma baboons (P. ursinus griseipes) hybridize in the Kafue River valley, Zambia. American Journal of Primatology, 73: 291-303.

Hodgson JA, Bergey CM, & Disotell TR (2010). Neandertal Genome: The Ins and Outs of African Genetic Diversity. Current Biology. 20 (12): R517-R519.

Bergey C & Patel ER (2008). A preliminary vocal repertoire of the greater bamboo lemur (Prolemur simus). Nexus, 1 (1): 69-84.

Abstracts:

Bergey CM, Phillips-Conroy JE, Disotell TR, & Jolly CJ (2016). Neurophysiological differences between hamadryas and anubis baboons are maintained by natural selection. (Abstract).

Bergey CM (2015). An efficient novel technique for genotyping MHC-DRB exon 2 in primates. (Abstract). American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 156, Supplement 60, 84.

Burrell AS, Disotell TR, Haueisen S, & Bergey CM (2015). High throughput restriction site associated DNA sequencing (RAD-Seq) for genomic studies of primates using museum specimens. (Abstract). American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 156, Supplement 60, 96.

Haueisen S, Bergey CM, Disotell TR, & Burrell AS (2015). The impact of past climate cycles on the paleodemography of East African ungulates as inferred from genomic RAD-Seq data. (Abstract). American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 156, Supplement 60, 161.

Bergey CM, Phillips-Conroy JE, Disotell TR, & Jolly CJ (2014). Hybrid zone genomics: The structure of a baboon contact zone inferred from RAD tags. (Abstract). American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 153, Supplement 58, 76-77.

Matthews LC, Le MD, López EH, Bergey CM, Sterling EJ, & Blair ME (2014). Species identification and evolutionary history of slow lorises (genus Nycticebus) as inferred from nuclear introns. (Abstract). American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 153, Supplement 58, 178-179.

Burrell AS, Jolly CJ, Bergey CM, Phillips-Conroy J, Rogers J, & Disotell TR (2013). Kinda baboons in phylogenetic and paleogeographic perspective. (Abstract). American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 150, Supplement 56, 74.

Bergey CM & Raaum RL (2012). A test of cross-species exome sequencing in the rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta). (Abstract). American Journal Physical Anthropology, 147, Supplement 54, 97.

Bergey CM (2010). AluHunter: A new computer program for large-scale identification of Alu-elements for use in primate phylogeny. (Abstract). American Journal Physical Anthropology, 141, Supplement 50, 66.

Canedo AP, Burrell AS, Jagoda E, Bergey CM, Tosi AJ, & Disotell TR (2010). Phylogenetic relationships of the mangabeys inferred from analyses of multiple independent loci. (Abstract). American Journal Physical Anthropology, 141, Supplement 50, 76.

Jolly CJ, Phillips-Conroy JE, Burrell AS, Bergey CM, Larney E, & Disotell TR (2010). The circle is unbroken: hybridization occurs between Kinda and chacma baboons in the Kafue Valley, Zambia. (Abstract). American Journal Physical Anthropology, 141, Supplement 50, 136.

Bergey CM, Jolly CJ, Phillips-Conroy JE, Burrell A, & Disotell TR (2009). Mitochondrial population structure of a baboon contact zone. (Abstract) American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 138, Supplement 48, 89.

Bergey C (2008). An investigation of maternal relatedness in four groups of wild blue monkeys (Cercopithecus mitis stuhlmanni). (Abstract) Inquiry, XII.