Publications

  • Ancient genomes reveal long-range influence of the pre-Columbian culture and site of Tiwanaku
    Popović D, Molak M, Ziółkowski M, Vranich A, Sobczyk M, Vidaurre DU, Agresti G, Skrzypczak M, Ginalski K, Lamnidis TC, Nakatsuka N, Mallick S, Baca M.
    Sci Adv. 2021 Sep 24;7(39):eabg7261. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.abg7261.
  • Molecular species assignment and dating of putative pre-Columbian dog remains excavated from Bolivia
    Popović, D., España, V. M., Ziółkowski, M., Weglenski, P., & Baca, M.
    Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 31, 102273
  • The impact of major warming at 14.7 ka on environmental changes and activity of Final Palaeolithic hunters at a local scale (Orawa-Nowy Targ Basin, Western Carpathians, Poland
    Lemanik, A., Baca, M., Wertz, K., Socha, P., Popović, D., Tomek, T., … & Nadachowski, A.
    Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences, 12(3), 1-21
  • Diverse responses of common vole (Microtus arvalis) populations to Late Glacial and Early Holocene climate changes – Evidence from ancient DNA
    Baca, M., Popović, D., Baca, K., Lemanik, A., Doan, K., Horáček, I., … & Nadachowski, A.
    Quaternary Science Reviews, 233, 106239
  • Ancestors of domestic cats in Neolithic Central Europe: Isotopic evidence of a synanthropic diet
    Krajcarz, M., Krajcarz, M. T., Baca, M., Baumann, C., Van Neer, W., Popović, D., … & Bocherens, H.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 117(30), 17710-17719
  • 2000-year-old pathogen genomes reconstructed from metagenomic analysis of Egyptian mummified individuals
    Neukamm, J., Pfrengle, S., Molak, M., Seitz, A., Francken, M., Eppenberger, P., … & Schuenemann, V. J.
    BMC biology, 18(1), 1-18

  • New ancient Eastern European Yersinia pestis genomes illuminate the dispersal of plague in Europe
    Morozova, I., Kasianov, A., Bruskin, S., Neukamm, J., Molak, M., Batieva, E., … & Schuenemann, V. J.
    Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, 375(1812), 20190569
  • Palkopoulou E, Baca M et al. (2016) Synchronous genetic turnovers across Western Eurasia in Late Pleistocene collared lemmings. Global Change Biology. 22(5):1710–1721. 
  • Popović D, Szczepkowski M, Heese T, Weglenski P (2016) Introgression of peled (Coregonus peled) into European whitefish (C. lavaretus) in Poland. Conservation Genetics. 17(2), 503-508.
  • Krajcarz M, Makowiecki D, Krajcarz M.T, Masłowska A, Baca M, Panagiotopoulou H, Bednarczyk J, Romańska A, Gręzak A, Sudoł M (2015) On the Trail of the Oldest Domestic Cat in Poland. An Insight from Morphometry, Ancient DNA and Radiocarbon Dating. International Journal of Osteoarchaeology. DOI: 10.1002/oa.2471
  • Popovic D, Baca M, Panagiotopoulou H (2015). Complete mitochondrial genome sequences of Atlantic sturgeon, Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus, Gulf sturgeon, A. o. desotoi and European sturgeon A. sturio (Acipenseriformes: Acipenseridae) obtained through next generation sequencing. Mitochondrial DNA. DOI:10.3109/19401736.2015.1038799
  • Shafer ABA, Wolf JBW, Alves PC, Bergström L, Bruford MW, Brännström I, Colling G, Dalén L, De Meester L, Ekblom R, Fawcett KD, Fior S, Hajibabaei M, Hill JA, Hoezel AR, Höglund J, Jensen EL, Krause J, Kristensen TN, Krützen M, McKay JK, Norman AJ, Ogden R, Österling EM, Ouborg NJ, Piccolo J, Popović D et al. (2015) Genomics and the challenging translation into conservation practice. Trends in Ecology & Evolution. 30(2) 78–87
  • Baca M, Molak M, Sobczyk M, Węgleński P, Stankovic A (2014). Locals, resettlers, and pilgrims: A genetic portrait of three pre‐Columbian Andean populations. American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 154(3), 402-412
  • Popović D, Panagiotopoulou H, Baca M, Stefaniak K, Mackiewicz P, Makowiecki D, King T.L, Gruchota J, Weglenski P, Stankovic A (2014). The history of sturgeon in the Baltic Sea. Journal of Biogeography. 41(8), 1590-1602
  • Baca M, Mackiewicz P, Stankovic A, Popović D et al. (2014) Ancient DNA and dating of cave bear remains from Niedźwiedzia Cave suggest early appearance of Ursus ingressus in Sudetes. Quaternary International. 339, 217-223
  • Baca M, Doan K, , Stankovic A, Weglenski P. (2012) Ancient DNA reveals kinship burial patterns of a pre-Columbian Andean community. BMC Genetics. 13(1):1-11.
  • Baca M, Stankovic A, Stefaniak K, Marciszak A, Hofreiter M, Nadachowski A, Węgleński P, Mackiewicz P. (2012) Genetic analysis of cave bear specimens from Niedźwiedzia Cave, Sudetes, Poland. Palaeontologia Electronica. 15(2):21A,16p