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1962 Diabetes mellitus: A “thrifty” genotype rendered detrimental by “progress”? Am. J. Hum. Genet. 14:353-62.
1964 With F. M. Salzano, P. C. Junqueira, F. Keiter, and D. Maybury-Lewis. Studies on the Xavante Indians of the Brazilian Mato Grosso. Am. J. Hum. Genet. 16:52-140.
1970 Lessons from a “primitive” people. Science 170:815-22.
1973 “Private” genetic variants and the frequency of mutation among South American Indians. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 70:3311-15.
1978 The population structure of an Amerindian tribe, the Yanomama. Ann. Rev. Genet. 12:365-413.
1982 The thrifty genotype revisited. In The Genetics of Diabetes Mellitus, eds. J. Köbberling and R. Tattersall, pp. 137-47. New York: Academic Press.
1986 With A. A. Awa. Cytogenetic “rogue” cells: What is their frequency, origin, and evolutionary significance? Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 83:1021-25.
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