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Peer-reviewed articles

  1. Jinam T, Kawai Y, Kamatani Y, Sonoda S, Makisumi K, Sameshima H, Tokunaga K, Saitou N. Genome-wide SNP data of Izumo and Makurazaki populations support inner-dual structure model for origin of Yamato people. J Hum Genet. 2021. Epub ahead of print. doi: 10.1038/s10038-020-00898-3.
  2. Kanzawa-Kiriyama H, Jinam TA, Kawai Y, Sato T, Hosomichi K, Tajima A, et al. Late jomon male and female genome sequences from the funadomari site in Hokkaido, Japan. Anthropol Sci. 2019;127(2):83–108. 
  3. Jinam TA, Phipps ME, Aghakhanian F, Majumder PP, Datar F, Stoneking M, Sawai H, Nishida N, Tokunaga K, Kawamura S, Omoto K, Saitou N. Discerning the Origins of the Negritos, First Sundaland People: Deep Divergence and Archaic Admixture. Genome Biol Evol. 2017; 9(8):2013-2022.
  4. Saitou N, Jinam TA. Language diversity of the Japanese Archipelago and its relationship with human DNA diversity. Man In India 2017; 97(1):205-228.
  5. Kanzawa-Kiriyama H, Kryukov K, Jinam TA, Hosomichi K, Saso A, Suwa G, Ueda S, Yoneda M, Tajima A, Shinoda KI, Inoue I, Saitou N. A partial nuclear genome of the Jomons who lived 3000 years ago in Fukushima, Japan. J Hum Genet. 2017; 62(2):213-221.
  6. Jinam TA, Kanzawa-Kiriyama H, Saitou N. Human genetic diversity in the Japanese Archipelago: dual structure and beyond. Genes Genet Syst. 2015; 90(3):147-52.
  7. Jinam TA, Kanzawa-Kiriyama H, Inoue I, Tokunaga K, Omoto K, Saitou N. Unique characteristics of the Ainu population in Northern Japan. J Hum Genet. 2015; 60(10):565-71
  8. Aghakhanian F, Yunus Y, Naidu R, Jinam T, Manica A, Peng HB, Phipps ME. Unravelling the Genetic History of Negritos and Indigenous populations of Southeast Asia. Genome Biol Evol. 2015; 7(5):1206-15
  9. Jinam TA, Phipps ME, Saitou N, The HUGO Pan-Asian SNP Consortium. Admixture patterns and genetic differentiation in negrito groups from West Malaysia estimated from genome-wide SNP data. Hum. Biol. 2013; 85:173–188.
  10. Jinam TA, Nakaoka H, Hosomichi K, Mitsunaga S, Okada H, Tanaka A, Tanaka K, Inoue I. HLA-DPB1*04:01 allele is associated with non-obstructive azoospermia in Japanese patients. Hum. Genet. 2013; 132(12):1405-11.
  11. Hosomichi K, Jinam TA, Mitsunaga S, Nakaoka H, Inoue I. Phase-defined complete sequencing of the HLA genes by next-generation sequencing. BMC Genomics. 2013; 14(1):355.
  12. Sato Y, Jinam T, Iwamoto T, Yamauchi A, Imoto I, Inoue I, Tajima A. Replication study and meta-analysis of human nonobstructive azoospermia in Japanese populations. Biol Reprod. 2013; 88(4):87.
  13. Jinam T, Nishida N, Hirai M, Kawamura S, Oota H, Umetsu K, Kimura R, Ohashi J, Tajima A, Yamamoto T, Tanabe H, Mano S, Suto Y, Kaname T, Naritomi K, Yanagi K, Niikawa N, Omoto K, Tokunaga K, Saitou N. The history of human populations in the Japanese Archipelago inferred from genome-wide SNP data with a special reference to the Ainu and the Ryukyuan populations. J Hum Genet. 2012; 57(12):787-95.
  14. Jinam TA, Hong LC, Phipps ME, Stoneking M, Ameen M, Edo J, The HUGO Pan-Asian SNP Consortium, Saitou N. Evolutionary history of continental South East Asians: “early train” hypothesis based on genetic analysis of mitochondrial and autosomal DNA data. Mol Biol Evol. 2012; 29(11):3513-27.
  15. Reich D, Patterson N, Kircher M, Delfin F, Nandineni MR, Pugach I, Ko AM, Ko YC, Jinam TA, Phipps ME, Saitou N, Wollstein A, Kayser M, Pääbo S, Stoneking M. Denisova admixture and the first modern human dispersals into southeast Asia and oceania. Am J Hum Genet. 2011; 89(4): 516-28.
  16. Abdulla MA, Ahmed I, Assawamakin A…, Jinam TA et al (93 co-authors). Mapping human genetic diversity in Asia. Science. 2009; 326(5959):1541-5.
  17. Jinam TA, Saitou N, Edo J, Mahmood A, Phipps ME. Molecular analysis of HLA Class I and Class II genes in four indigenous Malaysian populations. Tissue Antigens. 2009; 75(2): 151-8.
  18. Phipps M, Jinam T. A new HLA-B*35 allele, B*3589, detected in a Malaysian individual. Tissue Antigens. 2009; 73(3):279-80.
  19. Jinam TA, Phipps ME, Indran M, Kuppusamy UR, Mahmood AA, Hong LC, Edo J. An update of the general health status in the indigenous populations of Malaysia. Ethn Health. 2008; 13(3):277-87.

Book chapters

  1. Jinam TA (2018). Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) Region in Human Population Studies. In Saitou N (ed), Evolution of the Human Genome I. Tokyo: Springer Japan KK.
  2. Saitou N, Jinam TA, Kanzawa-Kiriyama H, Tokunaga K (2017). Initial Movements of Modern Humans in East Eurasia. In Piper PJ, Matsumura H, Bulbeck D (eds), New Perspectives in Southeast Asian and Pacific Prehistory. Canberra: ANU Press.
  3. Phipps ME, Jinam TA, Hong LC, Kuppusamy UR, Mathavan I, Edo J (2012). Health status and genomic analysis in four indigenous groups in Malaysia. In Zainuddin Z (Ed.), Genetic and dental profiles of Orang Asli of Peninsular Malaysia. Pulau Pinang: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia.
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