Selected publications

Human Populations:  



Arnaiz-Villena, A., Rodríguez de Córdoba, S., Vela, F., Pascual, J.C., Cervero, J., Bootello, A.
"HLA antigens in a sample of the Spanish population: common features among Spaniards,
Basques and Sardinians"
Human Genetics 1981, 58: 344-350

Martínez-Laso, J., De Juan, M.D., Martínez-Quiles, N., Gómez-Casado, E., Cuadrado, E., Arnaiz-Villena, A.
"The contribution of the HLA-A, -B, -C and -DR, -DQ DNA typing to the study of the origins of Spaniards and Basques"
Tissue Antigens 1995, 45: 237-245

Martínez-Laso, J., Layrisse, Z., Gómez-Casado, E., Montoya, F., Guédez, Y., Domínguez, E.,
Varela, P., Arnaiz-Villena, A.
"A new HLA-B15 allele (B*1522) found in Bari-Motilones Amerindians in Venezuela: comparison
of its intron 2 sequence with those of B*1501 and B*3504"
Immunogenetics 1995, 43: 108-109

Martínez-Laso, J., Gazit, E., Gómez-Casado, E., Morales, P., Martínez-Quiles, N., Alvarez, M.,
Martín-Villa, J.M., Fernández-Soria, V., Arnaiz-Villena, A.
"HLA-DR and DQ polymorphism in Ashkenazi and non-Ashkenazi Jews: comparison with other
Mediterraneans"
Tissue Antigens 1996, 47: 63-71

Arnaiz-Villena, A., Benmamar, D., Alvarez, M., Díaz-Campos, N., Varela, P., Gómez-Casado, E.,
Martínez-Laso, J.
"HLA allele and haplotype frequencies in Algerians: relatedness to Spaniards and Basques"
Human Immunology 1995, 43: 259-268

Vargas-Alarcón, G., Alvarez, M., Martínez-Laso, J., Granados, J., Díaz-Campos, N., Gómez-Casado, E.,
Alcocer-Varela, J., Arnaiz-Villena, A.
"A new HLA-B35 (B*3516) allele found in a Mexican of Nahua (Aztec) descent"
Immunogenetics 1996, 43:244-245

Vargas-Alarcón, G., Martínez-Laso, J., Gómez-Casado, E., Granados, J., Díaz-Campos, N., Varela, P.,
Alvarez, M., Arnaiz-Villena, A.
"A novel HLA- B35 (B*3517) allele found in a Mexican of Otomi descent"
Tissue Antigens 1996, 47: 547-550

Suárez, M.B., Morales, P., Castro, M.J., Fernández-Soria, V., Varela, P., Alvarez, M., Martínez-
Laso, J., Arnaiz-Villena, A.
"A new HLA-G allele (HLA-G*0105N) and its distribution in the spanish population"
Immunogenetics 1997, 45: 464-465

Vargas-Alarcón, G., Martínez-Laso, J., Gómez-Casado, E., Pérez-Blas, M., Granados, J., Alegre, R.,
Alvarez, M., Zuñiga, J., Arnaiz-Villena. A.
"Description of HLA-A*6803 and A*68N in Mazatecan Indians from Mexico"
Immunogenetics 1997, 46: 446-447

Arnaiz-Villena, A., Martínez-Laso, J., Gómez-Casado, E., Díaz-Campos, N., Santos, P., Martinho, A.,
Breda-Coimbra, H.
"Relatedness among Basques, Portuguese, Spaniards, and Algerians studied by HLA allelic frequencies and haplotypes"
Immunogenetics 1997, 47: 37-43




Ape Populations:  



Corell, A., Morales, P., Varela, P., Paz-Artal, E., Martín-Villa, J.M., Martínez-Laso, J., Arnaiz-
Villena, A.
"Allelic diversity at the primate major histocompatibility complex DRB6 locus"
Immunogenetics 1994, 36: 33-38

Paz-Artal, E., Corell, A., Alvarez, M., Varela, P., Allende, L.M., Madroño, A., Rosal, M.,
Arnaiz-Villena, A.
"C4 gene polymorphism in primates: evolution, generation, and Chido and Rodgers antigenicity"
Immunogenetics 1994, 40: 381-396

Corell, A., Morales, P., Martínez-Laso, J., Martín-Villa, J.M., Varela, P., Paz-Artal, E., Allende, L.M.,
Rodríguez, C., Arnaiz-Villena, A.
"New species-specific alleles at the primate Mhc-G locus"
Hum Immunol 1994, 41: 52-55

Paz-Artal, E., Corell, A., Varela, P., Martínez-Laso, J., Gómez-Casado, E., Fernández-Soria, V., Moreno, M.A., Arnaiz-Villena, A.
"Primate DRB6 gene expression and evolution: a study in Macaca mulatta and Cercopithecus aethiops"
Tissue Antigens 1996, 47: 222-227

Castro, M.J., Morales, P., Fernández-Soria, V., Suárez, M.B., Recio, M.J., Alvarez, M., Martín-
Villa, J.M., Arnaiz-Villena, A.
"Allelic diversity at the primate Mhc-G locus: exon  3 bears stop codons in all Cercophitecinae
sequences"
Immunogenetics 1996, 43: 327-336

Arnaiz-Villena, A., Martínez-Laso J., Alvarez, M., Castro, M.J., Varela, P., Gómez-Casado, E.,
Suárez, M.B., Recio, M.J., Vargas-Alarcón, G., Morales, P.
"Primate Mhc-E and -G alleles"
Immunogenetics 1997, 46: 251-266

Alavarez, M., Martínez-Laso, J., Varela, P., Díaz-Campos, N., Gómez-Casado, E., Vargas-Alarcon, G.,
García de la Torre, C., Arnaiz-Villena, A.
"High polymorphism of Mhc-E locus in non-human primates: alleles with identical exon 2 and 3 are found in two different species"
Tissue Antigens 1997, 49: 160-167




Bird Phylogeography:  



Arnaiz-Villena A, Alvarez-Tejado M, Ruiz-del-Valle V, Garcia-de-la-Torre C, Varela P, Recio MJ, Ferre S, Martinez-Laso J
Phylogeny and rapid northern and southern hemisphere speciation of goldfinches during the Miocene and Pliocene epochs
Cell Mol Life Sci 54:1031-1041, 1998.

Arnaiz-Villena A, Alvarez-Tejado M, Ruiz-del-Valle V, Garcia-de-la-Torre C, Varela P, Recio MJ, Ferre S, Martinez-Laso J
Rapid radiation of canaries (Genus Serinus)
Mol Biol Evol 16:2-11, 1999.

Arnaiz-Villena A, Guillen J, Ruiz-del-Valle V, Lowy E, Zamora J, Varela P, Stefani D, Allende LM
Phylogeography of crossbills, bullfinches, grosbeaks, and rosefinches
Cell Mol Life Sci 58:1159-1166, 2001   

Allende LM, Rubio I, Ruiz-del-Valle V, Guillen J, Martinez-Laso J, Lowy E, Varela P, Zamora J, Arnaiz-Villena A
The Old World sparrows (genus Passer) phylogeography and their relative abundance of nuclear mtDNA pseudogenes
J Mol Evol 53:144-154, 2001   

van den ER, Guillen J, Ruiz-del-Valle V, Allende LM, Lowy E, Zamora J, Arnaiz-Villena A
Both morphological and molecular characters support speciation of South American siskins by sexual selection
Cell Mol Life Sci 58:2117-2128, 2001   

Zamora J, Lowy E, Ruiz-del-Valle V, Moscoso J, Serrano-Vela JI, Rivero-de-Aguilar J, Arnaiz-Villena A
Rhodopechys obsoleta (desert finch): a pale ancestor of greenfinches (Carduelis spp.) according to molecular phylogeny
J Ornithol 147:448-456, 2006   

Arnaiz-Villena A, Moscoso J, Ruiz-del-Valle V, Gonzalez J, Reguera R, Ferri1 A, Wink M and Serrano-Vela JI
Mitochondrial DNA Phylogenetic Definition of a Group of ‘Arid-Zone’ Carduelini Finches
The Open Ornithology Journal 1:1-7, 2008   

Arnaiz-Villena A, Gómez-Prieto P, Serna Ayela JM, Ruiz-del-Valle V
El origen de los estrildidos
Ornitología Práctica 40:3-9, 2009   

Arnaiz-Villena A, Gómez-Prieto P, Ruiz-del-Valle V
El género Carduelis.
Ornitología Práctica, 42:1-9, 2010   

Arnaiz-Villena A, Areces C, Ruiz-del-Valle V
El Origen de los Canarios.
Ornitología Práctica, 53:3-11, 2012   




Linguistic publications (books):  


                  1.- EL ORIGEN DE LOS VASCOS y otros pueblos mediterráneos.
                        by Antonio Arnaiz-Villena and Jorge Alonso-García.
                        Ed. Complutense, S.A. Madrid. Spain. 1ª Edicion 1998, 2ª Edicion 1999.




                      2.- MINOICOS, CRETENSES Y VASCOS, un estudio genético y lingüístico.
                            by Antonio Arnaiz-Villena and Jorge Alonso-García
                            Ed. Fundación Estudios Genéticos y Lingüísticos-Complutense, S.A. Madrid. Spain. 1999




                    3.- PREHISTORIC IBERIA: Genetics, Anthropology and Linguistics.
                          Antonio Arnaiz-Villena, Editor. KLUWER ACADEMICS - PLENUM PUBLISHERS, 2000.
                          Download chapter 9: The Usko-Mediterranean Languages




4.- EGIPCIOS, BEREBERES, GUANCHES Y VASCOS.
by Antonio Arnaiz-Villena and Jorge Alonso-García.
Ed. Fundación Estudios Genéticos y Lingüísticos-Complutense, S.A. Madrid. Spain. 2000


 

 

5.- CAUCÁSICOS, TURCOS, MESOPOTÁMICOS Y VASCOS.
by Antonio Arnaiz-Villena and Jorge Alonso-García.
Ed. Fundación Estudios Genéticos y Lingüísticos-Complutense, S.A. Madrid. Spain. 2001





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