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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Genetics D-index 63 Citations 18,834 98 World Ranking 2064 National Ranking 931

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Awards & Achievements

2020 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

2020 - Member of the National Academy of Sciences

2004 - Fellow of Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Overview

What is she best known for?

The fields of study Molly Przeworski is best known for:

  • Gene
  • Mutation
  • Genetics

In her research, Molly Przeworski performs multidisciplinary study on Evolutionary biology and Neutral theory of molecular evolution. In her works, Molly Przeworski performs multidisciplinary study on Neutral theory of molecular evolution and Evolutionary biology. Molly Przeworski connects Genetics with Neuroscience in her study. She performs integrative study on Neuroscience and Genetics in her works. She applies her multidisciplinary studies on Gene and Computational biology in her research. In her study, Molly Przeworski carries out multidisciplinary Computational biology and Gene research. While working in this field, she studies both Genome and Genome evolution. Molly Przeworski combines Genome evolution and Genome in her research. Recombination and Genetic recombination are commonly linked in her work.

Her most cited work include:

  • Molecular evolution of FOXP2, a gene involved in speech and language (1310 citations)
  • Linkage Disequilibrium in Humans: Models and Data (1141 citations)
  • PRDM9 Is a Major Determinant of Meiotic Recombination Hotspots in Humans and Mice (835 citations)

What are the main themes of her work throughout her whole career to date

Molly Przeworski carries out multidisciplinary research, doing studies in Genetics and Ecology. In her works, she performs multidisciplinary study on Ecology and Genetics. In her works, Molly Przeworski performs multidisciplinary study on Gene and Phylogenetics. In her papers, Molly Przeworski integrates diverse fields, such as Evolutionary biology and Natural selection. Natural selection and Evolutionary biology are two areas of study in which she engages in interdisciplinary work. Her study on Population is mostly dedicated to connecting different topics, such as Genetic variation. Her Genetic variation study typically links adjacent topics like Population. Her Demography study frequently draws connections to other fields, such as Population genetics. Her research brings together the fields of Demography and Population genetics.

Molly Przeworski most often published in these fields:

  • Genetics (96.30%)
  • Gene (91.36%)
  • Evolutionary biology (76.54%)

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Best Publications

Molecular evolution of FOXP2, a gene involved in speech and language

Wolfgang Enard;Molly Przeworski;Simon E. Fisher;Cecilia S. L. Lai.
Nature (2002)

2174 Citations

Linkage Disequilibrium in Humans: Models and Data

Jonathan K. Pritchard;Molly Przeworski.
American Journal of Human Genetics (2001)

1514 Citations

Mapping copy number variation by population-scale genome sequencing

Ryan E. Mills;Klaudia Walter;Chip Stewart;Robert E. Handsaker.
(2011)

1166 Citations

PRDM9 Is a Major Determinant of Meiotic Recombination Hotspots in Humans and Mice

F. Baudat;J. Buard;C. Grey;A. Fledel-Alon.
Science (2010)

981 Citations

How reliable are empirical genomic scans for selective sweeps

Kosuke M. Teshima;Graham Coop;Molly Przeworski.
Genome Research (2006)

542 Citations

A map of human genome variation from population-scale sequencing

Richard M. Durbin;David L. Altshuler;Gonçalo R. Abecasis;David R. Bentley.
(2010)

536 Citations

The signature of positive selection at randomly chosen loci.

Molly Przeworski.
Genetics (2002)

534 Citations

Pervasive natural selection in the Drosophila genome

Guy Sella;Dmitri A. Petrov;Molly Przeworski;Peter Andolfatto.
PLOS Genetics (2009)

509 Citations

Revisiting an Old Riddle: What Determines Genetic Diversity Levels within Species?

Ellen M. Leffler;Kevin Bullaughey;Daniel R. Matute;Wynn K. Meyer.
PLOS Biology (2012)

498 Citations

Classic Selective Sweeps Were Rare in Recent Human Evolution

Ryan D. Hernandez;Joanna L. Kelley;Eyal Elyashiv;S. Cord Melton.
Science (2011)

490 Citations

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